Matthew Derman

Matthew Derman loves comicbooks and writes about them every week on his blog Comics Matter. He also loves his lady and their two dogs.

Features // 61 Articles
//Features

John McCrea's Fun-Loving, Magical Terrors in 'Mythic' | 9 Jul 2015 // 3:30 AM

John McCrea’s combination of bananas-crazy and legit-scary artwork is enough to keep one enthusiastically following the title all on its own, patiently waiting for the meat of the plot and/or characters to reveal themselves in full.

Four Great Things About 'Nonplayer' | 25 Jun 2015 // 6:35 AM

It's been four years since the release of the first issue of Nonplayer, but it's been well worth the wait.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

In Motion: On the Emptiness of Progress

// Moving Pixels

"Nils Pihl calls it, "Newtonian engagement", that is, when "an engaged player will remain engaged until acted upon by an outside force". That's "progress".

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