Tuesday, October 6 2009
J Michael Straczynski's storytelling stands out as one of the most inventive in recent mainstream superhero comics.
Possibly the most literate vision of the character since its inception, Writer Jason Aaron's Wolverine taps tropes from the works of Margaret Atwood and the perennial Jack Kerouac.
Thursday, October 1 2009
Andy Diggle is perhaps the greatest reboot writer of our generation, yet even he is outshined by artist Billy Tan.
Tuesday, September 29 2009
Tough medicine -- and great satire -- goes down easier in a funny-animal pill, when animals serve as icons for human concerns.
Thursday, September 17 2009
Not all comic book adaptations are created equal, especially not when comparing our own imaginings with what actually happens when books are moved from print to screen.
Tuesday, September 8 2009
The fears of a Disney planet are fears that these characters we cherish will be tinkered with or even taken away from us.