The Six Reasons You Should Back The Six Swords

With superheroes still surfing the mainstream pop culture wave, I find myself searching for fresh, new comics to read. Kickstarter is usually where I find the best ones, and today I just backed one that I’m really excited about! Still more than two weeks away from the end date, this comic has already exceeded its…

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Creating a Con: My Experience

Attending my first big con in 2002 (Wizard World Philly) was the beginning of what I always knew would be a big part of my life. I’ve cosplayed at many and met a lot of fantastic artists and creators! When my husband and I moved to a smaller town in Wisconsin, celebrating the new comic…

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Low Cost Cosplay for Beginners

Are you new to the world of cosplay, or do you have a last minute con to attend? There are plenty of ways you can become your favorite character without ordering a costume on Amazon and paying for overnight delivery. If you have these few ideas in your cosplay arsenal, you’ll never get caught dressed…

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Bamn Comics: A Look From Inside the Ring

Part of the thrill of blogging, reading comics, and attending various conventions is that I get the opportunity to discover new and original work. Not too often do I have the pleasure to come across a concept that’s not only fresh and exciting, but also appealing to more than just the stereotypical comic book mainstream themes…

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Wunderman Comics Review: Time Corps & Earth Invasion

Time travel, alien invasion, celestial bureaucracy – no, I’m not talking about Syfy’s weekend lineup. I’m talking about two fantastic titles created by Nate Wunderman, of Wunderman Comics! Everyone that reads this blog knows that I have a love for indie labels, and newcomers to the comic book industry, and this time, I have a…

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Heart and “Soul Paste”

With comics and superheroes constantly trending and gaining popularity, finding something new and unique is like discovering a new planet. It can happen, but not very often. In my search, I’ve found a comic that has easily piqued my interest, and left me wanting to know what’s to come in the future for this adorably…

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Boston Metaphysical Society: A Supernatural Steampunk Delight

Batman, Superman, and Spider-Man are classics, but the quest for indie comics proves to be bountiful and rewarding when treasures like the mini-series Boston Metaphysical Society are uncovered. For those who haven’t had a history of “new comic Wednesdays” and comic con road trips, reading a supernatural period piece featuring historical characters like Harry Houdini and Nikola…

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A Mighty Story Behind ‘The Mighty Titan’

The superheroes drawn to life within the pages of a comic book are gifted with abilities that make them stronger, aerodynamic, and sometimes even immortal. A cape and costume could further personify that superhuman superiority, but what of the man behind the mask? Could Superman be affected by the everyday life conflicts that Clark Kent…

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San Diego Comic Con 2014 Panels & Trailers

For those of us that could only attend SDCC if it were hosted on a holodeck, the internet and various celebrity social media accounts were flooded with hints and peeks of what went down at the mecca of nerd gatherings. From sneak peeks and teaser trailers to epic panel discussions, the star-studded event was even…

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Saving Money With Subscription Services

Everyone is guilty of the unforeseen and inevitable curse of the dreaded impulse buy. Whether it’s the tabloid and chocolate check out aisle or the post holiday seasonal sidewalk sales, impulse buying occurs when item placement and clever marketing give you the strong urge to immediately purchase things that have no business on your shopping…

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