The Dog Days Of Summer Brings “Millarworld Annual 2016” On The Wednesday Run

It’s the morning of July 13 here in Toronto, and the iPhone weather app is telling me we’ve got a high of 33 degrees Celsius to look forward to today. That’s … Continue reading The Dog Days Of Summer Brings “Millarworld Annual 2016” On The Wednesday Run

A New Generation Of Surprising Underachievers With “Jupiter’s Legacy Vol. 2 #1” On The Wednesday Run

Oh, how this generation is such a disappointment. They couldn’t possibly live up to the ideals, pride and fervor of those that wrote the book on the twentieth century. Not … Continue reading A New Generation Of Surprising Underachievers With “Jupiter’s Legacy Vol. 2 #1” On The Wednesday Run

Marvel Sets The Stage With Their Prelude to Civil War II

We’ve all heard the hype about Marvel Comics next big event, a sequel to the acclaimed mini-series that inspired the biggest movie of the year so far, yeah, I’m talking … Continue reading Marvel Sets The Stage With Their Prelude to Civil War II

Biff Bam Pop’s It’s All Connected – Just a Kid from Brooklyn: Captain America, American Memories of World War II, and the MCU, Part II

  In the first part of this essay, I briefly sketched the construction of American memories of World War II that began slightly before the war and continue into the … Continue reading Biff Bam Pop’s It’s All Connected – Just a Kid from Brooklyn: Captain America, American Memories of World War II, and the MCU, Part II

Avengers: Ultron Revolution S03 E02: The Ultimates

When we last left Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, they had reunited and defeated A.I.M.’s super Super-Adaptoid, only to find the evil scientist cabal had also awakened the Avengers’ deadliest foe, Ultron. … Continue reading Avengers: Ultron Revolution S03 E02: The Ultimates

Mark Millar & Stuart Immonen Unite – Your Look Inside EMPRESS #1!

Mark Millar and Stuart Immonen, these two superstar creators are launching a new series as part of Marvel’s ICON imprint. Meet me after the jump for your first look at … Continue reading Mark Millar & Stuart Immonen Unite – Your Look Inside EMPRESS #1!

Biff Bam Pop Exclusive: Jeff Lemire talks Old Man Logan

Today (Wednesday, January 27th) sees the publication of Old Man Logan #1, written by Toronto native Jeff Lemire, who picks up the reigns of this alternate universe Wolverine from Mark … Continue reading Biff Bam Pop Exclusive: Jeff Lemire talks Old Man Logan

Aw Shucks, It’s Millar With His HUCK #1 On The Wednesday Run

Everybody remembers that scene, in that movie, don’t they? Revered American comic book superhero creation, a fictional emblem for those who believe in truth and justice and all things inherently … Continue reading Aw Shucks, It’s Millar With His HUCK #1 On The Wednesday Run

Kingsman vs. SpongeBob SquarePants

This week, Steampunk Granny got to see two movies, one with hubby and one with the youngest of the nine grandchildren. Kingsman: The Secret Service I was excited to see … Continue reading Kingsman vs. SpongeBob SquarePants

Hyperbole Abounds With Jupiter’s Legacy #1 On The Wednesday Run – April 24, 2013

When a comic book company advertises one of their new publications as the comic book event of the year, you’ve got to assume that it’s just hyperbole. Heck, it happens … Continue reading Hyperbole Abounds With Jupiter’s Legacy #1 On The Wednesday Run – April 24, 2013

Mighty Marvel March: Enter the Age of Ultron

Ultron hates the Avengers, and he hates mankind. Beyond destroying the Avengers once and for all, he wants to bring about a machine age and rule this planet. He’s been … Continue reading Mighty Marvel March: Enter the Age of Ultron