Archive For

February 2016

Comic books: Calvin and Hobbes!

Growing up as a child my favorite part (the only part I enjoyed) of the newspapers were the comic strips. I used to love when my grandpa would come in the house and read...

My favorite Graphic Novels and why.

There has always been one thing that I typically keep a secret from people until they truly get to know me and that is that I love graphic novels and collect them adamantly. Out...

Sailor Moon

My favorite comic book is the manga series, Sailor Moon. I can remember going into Blockbuster, begging my mom for a chance to rent the videos for a week, in anticipation for the main...

Comic Books

To be honest before class last week I had never really taken an interest in comic books. I have seen some superhero movies based on comic books and I am a huge fan of...

The comic book industry

Like my fellow classmate said in the first post, before last class I knew absolutely nothing about comics books or the comic book industry. Although we have established in class that the comic book...

Growing up kids usually identify with a superhero.  Whether it’s because  both of their parents  died, or because they both want to fight for a common good, or simply because they’re all good-looking badasses...

Comic Book

I never really gave comic books a lot of thought before our last class when we learned a lot about the history and details behind creation of comic books. All I really knew prior...

comic books

Prior to last week’s lesson on comic books, I literally new nothing about that genre of literature… And it came as a total surprise to me when I actually ended up really enjoying the...

Why The Watchmen Film Cannot do the Comic Justice

I watched and did enjoy The Watchmen film that hit the box office in early 2009. Although shorty after watching the film I realized I was dissatisfied with the result and I could not...

Who Is Stan Lee?

Stanley Martin Lieber, born December 28, 1922, is an American comic book writer and former president of Marvel comics. Some of the comics he helped create are Spiderman, X-Men and the Fantastic Four. He...