Baxter & Co., Jacobs, Moore & Co., Voloj/Ahlering, Wilkie, & Others | Graphic Novels Reviews, July 2015


Mike’s Place is a fine exemplar of comics journalism; all adult collections should have Top 10; a sarcastic and funny satire of sword-and-sorcery fantasy; Wilkie yields wonder in small doses

Xpress Reviews: Graphic Novels | First Look at New Books, January 31, 2014


A remarkable history and memoir from Mizuki, alternate worlds for those who love golden age comics, a fine introduction to the life of Gandhi, a complicated dystopian tale

Xpress Reviews: Graphic Novels | First Look at New Books, September 6, 2013


a mesmerizing immersion of classic Marvel Noir, delectable artwork and prose in The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, a detailed, entertaining guide to living within one’s means, and a raw and rough exploration of the mind

Hobbit 3D Causes Motion Sickness, Alan Moore’s New Nemo, Star Trek: Into Darkness Trailer and Hemingway’s Stolen Suitcase | Geeky Friday


Not only is The Hobbit’s near three-hour running time a butt-buster, but according to several press reports, the cutting edge 3D is making some audience members sick to their stomachs. Director Peter Jackson shot the film at the unusually high speed of 48 frames per second, twice the standard 24 fps. This increased speed in […]