From the classic tales of Ted Kord to the modern exploits of Jaime Reyes, Blue Beetle has undergone an incredible evolution over the years, offering one of the more intriguing examples of legacy in the DC Universe. The mantle is deeply rooted in comics history with Golden Age origins, transformation by Steve Ditko, seeds of what would become Watchmen, and ties to the best to come out of post Crisis on Infinite Earths DC Comics. [Read more…] about Blue Beetle Reading Order!
Zack, Charlotte, and special guest Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou continue our first miniseries on Superhero Subversions with a discussion of Kieron Gillen and Caspar Wijngaard’s Peter Cannon: Thunderbolt (2019)[Read more…] about Extra Issues – Superhero Subversions ep. 3: Peter Cannon, Thunderbolt
Zack and Charlotte (aka Zackita Wagner and Charlotte Leather) continue our first miniseries on Superhero Subversions with a discussion of Warren Ellis (https://www.somanyofus.com/) and John Cassaday’s Planetary.[Read more…] about Extra Issues – Superhero Subversions ep. 2: Planetary
Comics are good. These are the best of 2023. [Read more…] about The Best Comics of 2023!
This week I interviewed Alex Segura about his novel Secret Identity and his comics career! We talk about the comics industry of the 1970s, the rise of intellectual property challenging creator rights, and writing for Comixology Originals, among a whole lot more!
On Comic Book Herald’s Interviews I’ll be interviewing some of my favorite creators in comics about specific runs, graphic novels or series, looking for their insights on the inspirations behind the work and ideas or hidden material readers may have missed. CBH Interviews is an audio annotative guide to enjoying the intricacies and thinking in the art. Thanks for listening, and enjoy the comics!