Monthly Archives: October 2012

Spaceman

Spaceman by Brian Azzarello and Eduardo Risso. Nine issues of science fiction brought low by a kidnap plot that didn’t really add anything. It wasn’t terrible, it just didn’t seem to go anywhere. So, our main character is a genetically … Continue reading

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Jack Kirby

I don’t know all that much about Jack Kirby and I don’t have many of the comics he did, but you can’t deny his stuff is pretty cool.  

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Now appearing on an Ebay near you…

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Songs I like 40: Tidal Wave

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Songs I like 39: Flaws

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Everyone loves Rob Liefield

Don’t they? http://www.progressiveboink.com/2012/4/21/2960508/worst-rob-liefeld-drawings No. They don’t.

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Songs I like 38: Baby Love Child

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Songs I like 37: Broke

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Splatterstick: new balls please

I have replaced the red bubble ball with a more attractive Sugarkane clear red item. Now, just to get a clear red dustwasher…

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Ultimate Comics Spider-Man 16

Given my current Marvel aversion, I’m surprised to be enjoying Ultimate Comics Spider-Man. Sure, it still has some crossover malarkey, like the current “United We Stand” shenanigans; but it’s still very much the same comic month to month. And the … Continue reading

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Batman 13

So, it seems to have been hyped quite a bit and has a fancy 90’s style cover. But it’s Scott Snyder. So this is the big budget return of the Joker, and his first real appearance in the “New 52”. … Continue reading

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The Shade

I never read James Robinson’s Starman run, and I didn’t like Cully Hamner’s art. This does beg the question as to why I decided to buy this series. Why not? It sounded interesting, I guess. Thankfully it appears this tale … Continue reading

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The Infernal Man-Thing

I’m not an expert on Steve Gerber’s writing. I think the only thing I recall reading of his was Stewart the Rat, which I guess I should dig out again. So, I knew very little about The Infernal Man-Thing before … Continue reading

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Tempest 2000

Once again, I did stalk Jeff Minter.

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Kasumi Ninja

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Currently Playing: Screw Breaker

Been ages since I played a Game Boy Advance game, so decided on the Japanese version of Drill Dozer. Bloody good  

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R-Type Leo Score

So I’ve set a baseline score to try and beat now. Leo is harder than it looks.  

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Songs I like 36: Getaway

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Songs I like 35: Your Mother’s got a Penis

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The New 52: Swamp Thing and Animal Man

With Alan Moore lamenting the fact that DC Comics hasn’t managed to publish anything  able to knock Watchmen off the top spot of greatest comic ever written (it isn’t, but it’s close enough), I decided not to start buying the … Continue reading

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Super Mario Bros. GBA Menu

I have the Japanese Famicom Mini Series Vol. 1 – Super Mario Bros. game which has an in-game menu (L+R), so someone kindly translated it for me:

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Vigilon: my finished project

Looks okay I think:

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