Category Archives: Discussion

Quick Guides: Helping Others Get Started

“I’m thinking of starting to read comics. Where do you think that I should start?” That question (and various iterations of it) holds the dubious honor of being both my favorite and my least favorite question to be asked. I … Continue reading

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Hawkeye #11 and Making the Unconventional Conventional

Like just about everyone who reads Fraction and Aja’s Hawkeye, I’d been looking forward to issue #11 (also known now as “The Pizza Dog Issue”) ever since it was announced. Hawkeye has already been a book at the top of … Continue reading

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Best Comics We’re Reading: I Love Trouble

Best Comics We’re Reading is a new series featuring comics we’re currently enjoying.  I Love Trouble Story: Kel Symons Art: Mark A. Robinson Publisher: Image Price: $2.99 Take one POC, balls to the wall, f*ck you at first sight female … Continue reading

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Best of 2012: Lina’s Picks

A lot happened this year in the geek world, and while it’s hard to distill the year down into a brief best of, we’re doing our best. Here are Lina’s favorite moments, comics and miscellany of 2012. Mind the Gap … Continue reading

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Best of 2012: Chantaal’s Picks

A lot happened this year in the geek world, and while it’s hard to distill the year down into a brief best of, we’re doing our best. Here are Chantaal’s favorite moments, comics and miscellany of 2012. The Avengers & … Continue reading

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Question of the Week – Favorite Team

Our Question of the Week this time around asks what our favorite teams are! It’s a harder question than you’d think, you know. The Young Avengers are my babies! Part of me wants to say X-Factor, but the Young Avengers … Continue reading

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Why I Love Miles Morales

I started reading Ultimate Spider-Man back in 2000, back when the title first launched. My comic reading was sporadic at best back then, but of the titles I did manage to pick up, it was one of my favorites. Admittedly, … Continue reading

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Question of the Week — Favorite Moment of Ultimate Badassery

It goes without saying that there are more badass moments than any of us can count in comics, but this week, GRCT talks about the one moment that sticks out in each of our minds as being our absolute favorite … Continue reading

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Question of the Week – Favourite Second String Character

There are a pile of characters in comics, sometimes they’re called B-list or even C-list. They’re the ones that never seem to get their own books, who fade in an out of continuity or who are often in the background. … Continue reading

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Batgirl – or is it?

Here is Australia we have a great comic scene. There are labels based out of here like Gestalt, there are artists and writers here that are producing great books both independently and for the big labels. A while ago a … Continue reading

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