The Downside of Superpowers

Jack King Kirby’s super power was to convey and evoke emotion.    While most see the upside of having powers, one just needs to read the early stories by Stan Lee, many visually scripted by Jack Kirby, to see the consequences of having those powers. If anybody has really paid attention to Peter Parker over [...]

Usagi Yojimbo: “The Last Request”

   I am always down for the Ronin Rabbit, the Heroic Hare, the Bushido Bunny. I could keep going but you would hunt me down and break my keyboard 😉     Sit back, watch and enjoy.

Disney’s New DuckTales Quacks Me Up!

   DuckTales. This is something that I watched when I was 17. Yep. The stories were entertaining, and I enjoyed the classic Disney animation style. Yet, I am not here to talk about the past. No. I am here to praise the brand new series! The first episode (posted above) is available on YouTube for [...]

Turtle Power (2014)

  This is a wonderful documentary on the full history of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. It’s a great, and informative, watch. You can’t beat the rental price of $2.99 either. I was on-board the TMNT train back in 84, when I discovered the 2nd printing of issue number one at my favorite comic book shop, [...]

Studio Ghibli: Princess Mononoke (1997)

Princess Mononoke, Studio Ghibli (1997)    So, I guess, I’ve been living under a rock for roughly 20 years now. I have never seen this movie. Sure, I’ve heard of it, but when I watch Japanese Animation it’s usually containing Ninja, Samurai or Giant Mechs & Kaiju. It is entirely understandable how a movie about a [...]