The trailer for “Luke Cage” has dropped like an atom bomb. That’s barely an exaggeration. It looks amazing!
Way back in 1987, I walked into a tiny newsstand in a tiny town and made my way back to the comic book section. Sitting there, huddling amidst the typically color-saturated and dynamic covers of the other books, was this image of eight morally-ambiguous characters emerging from inky blackness, surrounding a promise writ in yellow caps […]
Every week, usually on Wednesday, sometime between leaving work and going to bed, I watch, spellbound, as my gods save the world. It’s my holy day. Wednesday. My Sabbath. And nary a week goes by that I don’t remember it. It’s a sacrosanct ritual, complete with a pilgrimage, a feast, and a bit of sacrifice. […]
Back in the 80s (Did I really just sound like an old man?), I fell headlong into comics in a big way. My favorites out of the gate included Omega Men, Swamp Thing, Hellblazer, and Sandman. Offbeat books, to be sure. But to this day, I consider each to have provided some of the greatest […]