Tagged: Rant

Calm Down, Your Childhood is Still Intact

Earlier in the week Cartoon Network announced their plans of rebooting a new ThunderCats series entitled ThunderCats Roar, as well as provided some sample animation they will be using for the new series. This obviously prompted an intense amount of...

Rant: Marvel Reboot Revisited

I’ve been prattling on about Marvel comic and reboots for years and writing about it prolifically since this site’s inception, up to earlier this year, and even earlier this week, but Marvel just keeps on adding layers to the reboot...

Rant: My Marvel Exodus

I mentioned a week or so ago about my frustration with publishers’ selling tactics, and I’ve written about my desire to add some diversity to my weekly comic stacks here and here, so I’ve finally decided to practice what I...

Rant: The Danger of Release Dates

So today is a pretty big day as far as comic book movies are concerned. DC has announced nine (yeah you read that ludicrous number right) new untitled films.

Rant: The Case of the Resentful Fanboy

This week marks the release of Marvel Studios’ latest major motion picture Guardians of the Galaxy, and while it’s Marvel’s best reviewed movie to date, I’ve loved all the other Marvel films immensely, and I am overly excited to go...

Rant: The Wrath of Con

I’m going to make this Friday’s rant short, sweet, to the point, and unabashedly anti-social. I have to admit it: My name is Gaumer, and I hate ComicCon.

Rant: Where Are My DC Books At?

  This week marked the return to the stands of Scott Snyder’s and Jim Lee’s Superman Unchained.  I read it. It was okay. Know what would have made it better? If I had actually remembered what had happened in the...

Comic Book Issues: I'd Like to Read That, But…

My relationship with comics is complicated. It’s a love/hate thing, that leads to irrational and illogical thoughts and habits. It’s easy to say I’ve got Comic Book Issues. I’d Like to Read That, But… “I don’t have the money.” “There...

Rant: The Script's Been Flipped

I vividly recall the moment. Maybe not the day or even the month, but I was about 12 years old. I had to have been, because I remember the library I was in when this whole thing went down. It...