Secret identities: comic creators, comic characters

Artists and writers have always enjoyed inserting themselves into their own works, from Botticelli inserting himself into The Adoration of the Magi to Alfred Hitchcock’s brief cameos in his films. Comic creators are no different: there are plenty of characters in the world of comics modelled on the people behind the scenes. Walt and Louise […]

Teens with attitude: the Power Rangers are back

“Gritty reboots” are so common that they’re basically a running joke now. What’s the next light-hearted, kid-friendly property the film, TV or comics industries can give a coat of dirt and darkness? Scooby-Doo? The Smurfs? Apparently the answer to the question is the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. That’s right — the kids’ TV hit of […]

Do quit your day job: the strange careers of comics creators

There’s no single best way into the comics industry, but a lot of creator biographies follow a similar trajectory. Veterans of the Golden Age started out as newspaper cartoonists, commercial artists or contributors to the fledgling fanzine scene. Many Silver Age greats came out of art schools or had previously worked as commercial illustrators. And […]

Unlimited Wishes Leads to Unfettered Adventure in The Three Wish Myth

Effortlessly blending magical breast expansion and perverse wish fulfillment, The Three Wish Myth: The Big Brad turns genie mythology on its head, while proving more wishes may not necessarily be better. Though kind hearted, naive, and optimistic Brad is the comic’s protagonist, it’s the free-wheeling genie that drives the story. Claiming that all men choose […]

The Walking Dead: What We Hope To Learn From The Season 7 Premiere

Since the season six finale of The Walking Dead, speculation has been flying from every corner of the internet claiming to have decoded the mystery of who fell victim to Negan and Lucille. While sneak peeks and interviews have given hints of who got the bat and glimpses of what’s to come, I’ve tried my […]

Master PC: Greek Drama Brings the Reality Altering Program to Another Level of Erotic Enjoyment

The Master PC Universe of JR Parz enters a visually stunning world, with William Pratt and J.J. McQuade’s take on the reality-bending computer system known as Master PC. Master PC enables the user to code reality, changing everything from how they look to how others act. In the realm of the Breast Expansion Story Club, […]

BVS Ultimate Cut Is A Treat For Fans Of The Original

On Monday I got some awesome news from a good friend of mine who is a fellow comic nerd like myself hearing that he had won the passes to the early screening of Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice: Ultimate Edition prior to its June 28th Digital release… Being a massive fan of the Theatrical cut I […]

Not Preaching to the Choir: Thoughts on AMC’s Preacher from a Person Who’s Never Read the Comic

Father, I have a confession. Apart from the free reprint of issue one that recently hit comic shops, I’ve never read Preacher. I know this is sacrilege in the comic’s world, with the Garth Ennis and Steve Dillon classic considered by many to be the greatest series ever. But to me, it’s always been that […]