Bruce Timm: Complex Simplicity

Bruce Timm: Complex Simplicity

If you are a fan of Batman the Animated series, or the Justice League Cartoon, then there is a 99.99% chance that you are a huge a Bruce Timm fan. His love of Jack Kirby is unparalleled in his own style with his use of hyper stylistic movement that almost leaps off of the page. [...]

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 [...]

That Time DC and Marvel Joined Forces

That Time DC and Marvel Joined Forces

Super Soldier was a personal favorite of mine.   In 1996, something magical happened that comic book nerds never thought possible: The big two, DC Comics and Marvel Comics, combined their deep catalog of characters . Amalgam was a unique one-time shot, one that probably we'll never see the likes of again... thanks to lawyers.   [...]

The Rise and Fall of Saturday Morning Cartoons

The Rise and Fall of Saturday Morning Cartoons

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e1LO5887HVg Toy Galaxy Dan walks us through the entire history of Saturday Morning Cartoons. Back in my childhood I couldn't fathom a time where there would be no Saturday Morning Cartoons on TV. Heck, I would have never even foreseen the fact that I don't even watch broadcast TV any longer. When I was 5 [...]

Comics Released the Month of my Birth in 1970 (Revised)

Comics Released the Month of my Birth in 1970 (Revised)

I was curious about what titles were released during the month of my birth in 1970. There are no iconic covers in this curated selection but it's really fun to see what was on the spinner-racks in my first month on this planet. These are just from the big two, and they focus on the [...]