My First New Teen Titans Comic

The New Teen Titans No. Four My first New Teen Titans comic was issue number four from 1981. The fabulous confrontational cover reeled me in, the story set the hook... I was caught. Wolfman and Perez were a power-couple in the world of story weavers, they had me coming back for years. I quickly sought [...]

Children of the Atom

The Children of the Atom are a group of young vigilantes, they're comprised of Cherub, Cyclops-Lass, Gimmick, and the brothers Marvel Guy and Daycrawler. Honestly, I've been sleeping on this title. I read the collection and it is a fresh take on new heroes. Once I put aside my old-man "ughh... this isn't MY X-Men" bullshit, I really got into the [...]

That Moment when I became a Comic Book Collector

Back in 1978-79 my Mum surprised me with two subscriptions to Marvel comics. One was for the Amazing Spider-Man and the other was for the Incredible Hulk.  My first issues were Spider-Man #212, the first appearance of Hydro-Man , and Hulk #254, the first appearance of the U-Foes. I remember these issues vividly. Now years before this epic moment in my life, well it seemed [...]

X-Men ’92: House of XCII

No Spoilers: As an ardent fan of X-Men, The Animated Series from 1992, my high-level opinion of this new title is... fun! There are a few call-backs to old 70s/80s Uncanny X-Men that I found very pleasing. As a continuation of X-Men '92, this takes a few cues from the current comics with enough of [...]

Wolverine and the X-Men: The Best X-Men Series

Wolverine and the X-Men Today, in the stationary mobile command cave, we are screening the first few episodes of Wolverine and the X-Men. This is a show that was pulled off of the air far before its time. Well animated, and perfectly plotted, the series took a new spin on an old favorite. It wasn’t a [...]