new comic book day with Marvex

New Comic Book Day with Dr Strange, Paper Girls, and Lady Killer

Some great comic book reads this week, including a delightfully disturbing new title. Doctor Strange #10 – Last Days of Magic Finale We finally meet The Thing in the Basement and it is fantastically horrifying. This issue concludes the Last Days of Magic arc. No big surprises, but satisfying overall. Things did not go in the direction I had hoped, but that would have taken several more issues of this arc, and they have a movie to make buzz about. I’m not sure what was going on with the art of this issue. For the most part, I have really enjoyed the look and feel of this book, but there… Read More

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Spiderwoman #5 – The real story starts here

Alright y’all, the Spiderverse crossover is over at last and we can finally, finally, get this party started. Jessica Drew, aka Spiderwoman, has decided to quit the Avengers and go have herself some ‘figure out who the hell I am’ time.  She’s awkward and unsure of herself, but manages to feel great in an awesome new outfit. She’ss a fun character, relatable in how she deals with the world, and truly enjoyable to read. I want to know how this whole thing with quitting her job to go freelancing turns out.  The mystery that immediately drops in her lap to set up this next arc is also intriguing! There is… Read More

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What I read on Thursday

Twitter keeps doing things, shockwaves from the Target hack continue to be felt in the tech world, the next revolution in stock images is happening, and LifeHacker, as always, has some great advice. Then I listened to some podcasts. ReadWrite: The Death Of The Magnetic Stripe Claims A Scalp As Target CIO Resigns Google Maps: Photospheres of Egyptian Ruins I could look at these photospheres all day, especially the one of Hatshepsut’s temple. LifeHacker: What Can I Actually Upgrade On My Mac? Doing research on keeping my old macbook alive. LifeHacker: How to Stop Being a Cynical Asshole PreviewsWorld: Jeremy Barlow Picks Up From The Clone Wars With Darth Maul Series  Super Duper Space… Read More

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