First Time for Everything or Five Things at the Very Least

First Time for Everything or Five Things at the Very Least

Being unemployed on lockdown during this pandemic, like many of you, has afforded me with more time to fill. As you can tell, my blog has been much more active along with my social media accounts until last week. Along with other things that I want to do but somehow and not finding the time [...]

Side Notes: The Old Guard

Side Notes: The Old Guard

In this Side Note I want to talk about my first impression of "The Old Guard". It's different but it also feels very familiar. This could easily be branded as a Highlander reboot with a twist... instead of fighting other immortals they band together to fight for the world. I think the concept of The [...]

Drawing Doc Savage, The Man of Bronze

Drawing Doc Savage, The Man of Bronze

Inspired by a Bruce Timm piece from the Modern Masters series, this is my first attempt at drawing Doc Savage. I wanted to keep the simple lines of Timm's style. There were places where I began to stray from the C, S curves and straight lines that I tried to limit myself to. All in [...]

Side-Notes: Ranking Robins

Side-Notes: Ranking Robins

Check out this deep-dive into the many faces of Robin, Batman's lil' chum. There is one of my favorite Robin's that wasn't listed, Bruce Wayne's "proto-Robin" from Superman Batman Generations v1 issue #4. The year was 1939, and Bruce's first outing was as Robin? I love Else-Worlds. Superman Batman Generations v1 issue #4 As kid [...]

Lou Ferrigno is… Hercules!

Lou Ferrigno is… Hercules!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I3czCEgxDDM OK, I know… why am I burdening you with this awful film? Is my media center now akin to Pandora’s Jar (it’s a jar in the movie)? Have I unleashed a terrible evil upon the world by reminding us all of the existence of this movie? Well, maybe. I knew this movie was bad [...]