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A Conversation With: Ed Brubaker (Part Two)

A few days ago we posted the first part of an interview with Ed Brubaker at The Lakes International Comic Festival. Picking up where we left off, we continue talking about some of his other work with Sean Phillips, his recent e...


Bowen Winter Soldier Statue

  With Captain America: The Winter Soldier coming to theaters relatively soon, I thought I would review this statue from Bowen Designs. These polystone statues are generally between 12-16 inches depending on the height of ...


8 Reasons to Look Forward to The Winter Soldier

The first Captain America movie was a bit polarising. It was well-loved by a lot of people, but others just didn’t take to it. One thing you can’t argue with is that it told a great origin story, deftly setting up t...



A Conversation With: Ed Brubaker (Part One)

Last weekend I was fortunate enough to sit down with Ed Brubaker at The Lakes International Comic Art Festival, while his friend and frequent collaborator Sean Phillips was busy setting-up for one of the many events that were h...


Brubaking Bad: Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips Reading List

The crime genre of comic books came into existence in the 1940s and became extremely popular after the decline in interest of superhero comics post WWII.  Due to the Comics Code Authority imposed in 1954, the amount and type ...