graphic reviews


Graphic Reviews: DCC Showcase ’17 – Ben Templesmith and Brett Weldele

DCC Showcase ’17: Ben Templesmith and Brett Weldele As continue to count down to the opening of this year’s Denver Comic Con (8 days!), this week I will be talking about a few more of the creators who will be making an appearance at the con this year. Today, I’ll […]


Graphic Reviews: DCC Showcase ’17 – David Mack, Delilah Dawson and Chrissie Zullo   Recently updated !

DCC Showcase ’17: David Mack, Delilah Dawson and Chrissie Zullo As part of the interminable waiting for Denver Comic Con this year, this week I will be talking about a few more of the creators who will be making an appearance at the con this year. Today, I’ll be talking […]


Graphic Reviews: DCC Showcase ’17 – Eric Canete and Alitha Martinez

DCC Showcase ’17: Eric Canete and Alitha Martinez   Now that we are just three weeks away from the sixth annual mecca of geekery known as the Denver Comic Con, I wanted to take the time to showcase some of the talent that will be appearing that weekend. While we […]


Graphic Reviews: Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman While I’m counting down the hours until I get to see DC’s newest superhero movie, I have to admit that I had rarely¬†felt much of a connection to Wonder Woman, either when I was growing up or now as thirty year old woman. Wonder Woman has always been […]


Graphic Reviews: Love and Capes 2

Love and Capes The massive, blockbuster success of Guardians of the Galaxy and all of the other Marvel films in the last ten years is living proof of our love of superheroes. While the modern superhero has only been with us for a little under a century, humanity has always […]


Graphic Reviews: FBP

FBP As someone who likes to stick with what’s comfortable, sometimes I have a bit of a hard time challenging myself in terms of my reading. As a librarian-in-training, I can’t afford not to learn new genres or find things I like about ones of which I am not a […]


Graphic Reviews: Tokyo Ghost

Tokyo Ghost Science fiction has long been trying to answer the question of whether technology is likely to bring more good or more ill to humanity and society in general and in large part, cyberpunk has been a part of that conversation. Whether it’s Ghost in the Shell or Neuromancer […]


Graphic Reviews: Chrononauts

Chrononauts As a reader, it’s good to find creators (authors or illustrators) who push the boundaries of what’s considered acceptable in a genre. If you read too much of the same thing, you can get stuck in a rut and miss out on interesting ideas just because they don’t fit […]


Graphic Reviews: How to Talk to Girls at Parties

How to Talk to Girls at Parties As the classic, stereotypical shy introvert, parties are generally about as appealing to me as going to the dentist. Unless I know a significant portion of the guests well, parties just mean sitting in a corner, sipping alcohol and wishing I was less […]


Graphic Reviews: Ghost in the Shell

Ghost in the Shell While I’ve been reading comics for a while now, I’ve long struggled to get into the other side of the graphic novel world: manga (and paired with it, anime). It’s a style that I’ve not developed a taste for and frankly, an entire culture in and […]