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Wonder Woman Comic Con Trailer Is….Fantastic AF!

Uhhhh…that Wonder Woman Movie poster currently is the wallpaper on my phone and that trailer from Comic Con…oh mer gawd!

EMPTYBAMBOOGIRL by LILLIAN CHAN

New Comics Reading List for February 2016

I took a year sabbatical from current comic book reading.

Mockingbird: S.H.I.E.L.D. 50th Anniversary (2015) Issue 1 PLUS Sneak Peek of “Forever Red!”

My initial introduction to Mockingbird was via Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. on ABC and even then I only knew that the character’s name was Bobbi and that she…

Lois Lane: Fallout by Gwenda Bona

Lois Lane: Fallout. A novel by Gwenda Bond. What?!

When did DC Comics get into Young Adult Fiction?

It’s About Comics, Music, and Love. Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

This is not a comic book or graphic novel but the references to X-Men, Batman, and Watchmen are enough for me to consider this in my “On Comics and…

Nimona. “We’re Villains! Villains kill people sometimes!”

Nimona has been on my to-read list for quite some time. I’d been hearing great things about it and I really liked the artwork. So, while I was…

Diving Deep Into the Spider-Verse Universe (2015)

I recently discovered the graphic novel/comic book section of the local library and went to town on it. One of the titles I picked up was Marvel Comics’…

Black Widow (2014) #20, Say It Ain’t the End!

And so the team that gave us this latest story arc for Black Widow have closed out this particular story with issue #20. Say it ain’t so! *sniff…

A Revamped 2015 Archie Makes Its Way, Issue 1

  I’ve never read any of the Archie comics, but I was familiar with the love triangle and that it took place is Riverdale. Other than that, I…

Image Comics’ Kaptara: “Wizards Just Got a Whole Lot Sexier”

This insane intergalactic space odyssey is…insane and I absolutely love it. From the first issue to issue three, the writing and art have kept me glued. The sense…

Go Get Chanrio’d! The Latest Avatar-Maker by Sanrio.

This has been making the rounds of the internet lately and I finally got myself Chanrio‘d! Choose from a wide range of hair styles, eye shapes, outfits, and…

Black Widow’s First Line of Red. How It Started. (Issue 19)

Black Widow is one of the few titles that I’ve been sticking with. I love the series — full of action and drama with amazing artwork to boot….

JEM Keeps Getting Better with Issue 4

  The upcoming live-action JEM film may suck — actually, it probably will after having watched the trailer — but, fans should definitely be reading the comics. They’ve…

What Happens After the Bad Guy Has Been Defeated? New Comic “Zodiac Starforce” to Debut in August 2015!

  Ooh! This comes out in digital and print on August 26th! The art looks amazing and the story sounds like a very interesting premise! Comic created by…

DC Comics Superman “Truth”, Issue 41, is One Wild Ride. Wow.

I’ve tried getting into Superman comics in the past — even the Superman Wonderwoman series — but they fell flat for me. There was never enough character build…

I Wanted to Like Black Canary Issue 1…I Really Did, But…

it just didn’t grab me from the outset. Maybe I was looking forward to it too much? I was already excited about the artwork by Annie Wu —…

Amy Poehler and Seth Reunite for a New Really!?! on Women’s Sports…Or Just Sports As We’d Like to Call It.

Boom.

MALHADA Dance Project Covers BIGBANG’S “BANG BANG BANG!”

The latest cover from MALHADA is for BIGBANG‘s hit new song, “BANG BANG BANG“! We gathered dancers from the best universities in Korea to produce this ALL FEMALE…

DC Comics Convergence Nightwing/Oracle #1. Dang That Was Good.

Honestly, this issue has been sitting on my nightstand for the past few weeks. It came highly recommended by the comic book shop guy who couldn’t say enough…

Image Comics’ Kaptara: “Space, why you gotta be like that?”

What? Huh? A space expedition goes horribly wrong because if it didn’t there would be no story! Reluctant explorer Keith Kanga and his crew crash land on KAPTARA,…

Avengers: Age of Ultron…Age of Disappointment. What Happened Here?

I waited a few weeks for the crowds to die down before heading to the movie theatre with the Mister to watch Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron. The…

Jem and the Holograms, Issue 3

Hot off their video win, Jem and the Holograms perform at the Starlight Foundation’s annual fundraiser—but the Misfits, anxious the Holograms’ overnight success, plan to bring them down….

Marvel’s Silk Goes on a Date with Johnny Storm, Issue 4

And she punches Peter Parker in the face. Hehe, do not piss her off. I’m really enjoying this series — following along Cindy Moon as she navigates life…

Sense8 is Awesome Sauce. Sun Is My All-Time Fave.

I just finished binge-watching Sense8, the latest original Netflix series created, written and executive-produced by Andy and Lana Wachowski and J. Michael Straczynski. And, wow…just wow… A group of…

Who Is the New Thor? What?! Issue 8 (2014)

When I got to the last page I was, like, what?!?!?! I picked up the latest issue a few days ago at one of my fave comic shops…

My Top 5 Additional Cameo Picks for Taylor Swift’s new video “Bad Blood”

uhhhhh…the only other video I played on repeat was Taylor Swift’s Blank Space. I will be adding Bad Blood to it. I absolutely love the story, all the…

Selene from Underworld is Coming Back!

Umm…I cannot wait for Selene to return. Well, her and Alice from Resident Evil. I love these two franchises! Underworld 5 is moving forward, and Kate Beckinsale is…

Stripped: The Comics Documentary

So, I have been at a crossroads with my comic — where is it going? what am I doing? And then, I take a break. Fire up Netflix…

Samantha Bee late-night show on TBS

Hell yes please! Samantha Bee teases her upcoming late-night show on TBS with a funny jab at the current preponderance of male hosts. READ MORE [via MSNBC]

Ronda Rousey, Why You Single?

“I’m young, successful and I’m single. Why is that a bad thing?” she said. “I don’t hear any of the guys being asked these questions. Because if they’re…