Category Archive: Comics

Whoa Whoa Whoa She’s a Lady

Right now in our current climate I think it’s fair to say that “Feminism” has become an incredibly scary and taboo word. To be honest with you, it’s often a word I shy… Continue reading

‘The Batman Chronicles’ – How the Joker Saved Gotham.

Recently I wrote a blog post about why we should all leave Batman alone for a while, and while I stand by that for Hollywood, a recent web series entitled ‘The Batman Chronicles’… Continue reading

Injustice: Gods Among Us (Issues #1-6)

So recently I made a pretty surprising discovery: my local Library has a surprisingly large and impressive collection of Graphic Novels. Naturally, my response to this was to check out everything! One of… Continue reading

Why Batman Should Be Left Alone (For Now)

As it stands we are currently in a Renaissance of comic book movies with the Avengers, The Justice League, Superman, Spiderman, X-Men, Green Lantern, and hell, even Ant Man, set to continue gracing… Continue reading

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For

Yesterday saw the release of the first full-length trailer for Robert Rodriguez’s sequel to 2005’s Sin City. So what can we expect from this second installment? Well we’re joining the storylines of Marv,… Continue reading

Man of Steel aka Man of God

I have previously explored my issues with Superman as a superhero on this blog; I’ve always found him a bit too holier than now, and way too divine for my liking. In my… Continue reading

Metafiction- Douche ex Machina

Metafiction is largely seen in the world of comics in two distinct ways – either as an edgy and stylistic tool used by the comic elite or, to be honest, a bit of… Continue reading

Superman and Supergods

This honestly feels like a bit of a strange post for me to be writing, given than I’ve never been a huge fan of the Man of Steel particularly. Truth be told I’ve… Continue reading

This post accidentally turned in to a love letter to Dave McKean.

“April sweet is coming in, let the feast of fools begin!” Since April is indeed coming in, I thought I’d share my favourite panel from not only one of my favourite comics, but… Continue reading

Who Watches the Watchmen?

Amidst all the huge and ongoing obsession with comic books and graphic novels in the film industry at the minute I thought I’d take the opportunity to write about what is, in my… Continue reading