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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 ...


Spider-Man Revisited: Beware the Rage of a Desperate Man, Clone Saga Part 3b

Spider-Man #46 – 49 was aptly titled “Beware the Rage of a Desperate Man” and this is the storyline that taught me how powerful writing can be in comics, as opposed to just the storyline and art. After reading...


Creator Spotlight! Brubaking the Rules: Reviving Bucky Barnes

It’s okay to think Captain America is a bit stupid, he dresses in a flag, wears red pirate boots, and has tiny wings… on his head. Sure he fought in WWII, but when you’re running around with a bin-lid instead ...



10 of the Best: Limb Losing Moments in Movies

Welcome back to my weekly top 10. This weeks list focuses on the best moments in film where a character loses a limb, or maybe a couple… What is more entertaining than witnessing a character’s hand being lopped off?...


Spider-Man Revisited: Live and Let Die, Clone Saga Part 3a

In the 1990’s, Spider-Man comics were divided into four monthly titles called “Web of Spider-Man”, “Spectacular Spider-Man”, “The Amazing Spider-Man” and “Spider-Man.” My first two parts of the ‘Clone Sa...