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Avengers Assemble!

February 29, 2012
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Except Tony Stark, he can take me to dinner. The new Avengers trailer arrives, with a bit more indication of the plot then we have had in any of the past ones. The snippet on the last part really makes me want to see Iron Man chasing Silver Surfer at some point.

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Comic… Week Four

May 13, 2011
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Comic… Week Four

It’s my blog- I’ll bitch if I want to

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Geek

May 3, 2011
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Geek

Still teaching myself how to draw with the tablet. It seems we are getting better. The original one was a sketch scanned in and cleaned up. This one is straight photoshop, with background help from photographs of our drunken antics.

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Totally not Superman (Part 3)

September 7, 2010
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Totally not Superman (Part 3)

Ok the title’s a lie. This one is totally about Superman. Specifically this one is going to be about Supermans (Supermen?) who are a little more obscure, and certainly not your typical swoop down and save the lady types. Also, they were all created by or heavily worked on by Grant Morrison… Let’s begin shall we? Meet Overman: Overman exists in exactly one comic book, namely Animal Man #23 and he is completely insane. A product of genetic engineer on his home planet of Earth-17, Overman was originally a lot like Earth-1′s Superman until he got the clap and it…

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Totally not Superman (Part 2)

July 18, 2010
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Totally not Superman (Part 2)

Ok this time I’m giving you a Two-for-one special. We’re going to look at two completely messed up characters from two indie companies by two well known creators who both happen to be based heavily on the Man of Steel. Up first, the most loved Super Hero on Earth: The Homelander. Man can’t you just taste the genuine spirit of Heroism in him? I mean, c’mon he’s going off to lead all the heroes of Earth against some ambiguous thread that could very well destroy us all. He knows they might not succeed even then, but he had to do…

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Totally Not Superman (Part 1)

July 13, 2010
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Totally Not Superman (Part 1)

pas•tiche -noun a literary, musical, or artistic piece consisting wholly or chiefly of motifs or techniques borrowed from one or more sources. Plainly speaking, I read a lot of comic books. If you could see behind me right now you’d see a big pile of them, mostly trades (I know! I’m killing the singles market!) and mostly from DC. Don’t get me wrong, I like stuff from other companies, but there’s just something about the DC heroes that have always touched me. I always felt like on the whole they were more epic. You only have to look to Superman…

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