Comics 101—Where to Start

I once saw someone reading a Hellboy graphic novel in the New York subway. For most of my life, reading comic books in public was a no-no, a remnant of a childish mind. Things have changed since then. Now,...

A tourist among tourists

Days before the New York Comic Con, my colleague and I talked about the Con’s exorbitant price of entry. The cheapest tickets sat at 50 dollars apiece. Though less than Rihanna concert tickets, 50 dollars is...

Rainy day reads

People who claim that “print is dead” have never experienced the joy of reading a book during a rainy day. With the stormy season well underway, snuggling with a book under gloomy skies proves a more...

Review: Ant-Man and the Wasp

When superheroes team up, there will always be a weak link. Whether in movies or in comics, there will always be a hero who won’t get as fanfare as the others. For the DC Universe, that unfortunate role...

Review: Solo: A Star Wars Story

The astute sci-fi and fantasy fan will inevitably come across the expansive world of J. R. R. Tolkien. As Tolkien fans would know, the Middle Earth saga starts with the essential Lord of the Rings trilogy and...
9.8

Test: God of War

Eight years have passed since we last saw Kratos. In his last showing, the god of war butchered the entire Greek pantheon into submission. Now with crusted blood on his hands, Kratos finds himself older, with...