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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