Posts by Christine Marie


The Retro 90s Style We Loved In Pokemon TCG Is Back

The Retro 90s Style We Loved In Pokemon TCG Is Back!

After a week like this one, it's nice to spend a good chunk of time diving into things that you love. For my boyfriend and I, that means playing the Pokemon Trading Card Game (Pokemon TCG) for hours. Pokemon International + Cassandra Reynoso = two very happy Pokemon TCG addicted players. Over the past month she has been […]


SCOTT SNYDER LIKES MY BOOK The Image Comics Storytelling Panel NYCC 16

"SCOTT SNYDER LIKES MY BOOK!" The Image Comics Storytelling Panel NYCC 16'

Being a huge fan of Image Comics, I was so excited to sit in on the Image Comics Storytelling panel, with the focus on storytelling in comics and all that comes with it. The panel featured: Gabriel Hardman, for his comic Invisible Republic, Declan Shalvey for Injection, Scott Snyder for AD and Wytches, Karen Berger […]


Class Is In Session: Why Gotham Academy: Second Semester Is Going To Be Great

I'm so thrilled that Gotham Academy is back! Though we've had other comics to enjoy with these beloved characters such as Gotham Academy / Lumberjanes and Gotham Academy Annual, it was about time we get back to normal. From DC Comics, written by the original Gotham Academy trio, Brenden Fletcher, Becky Cloonan, and Karl Kershl, with art by Adam Archer and […]

A Well-Rounded Thrilling Comic: Batgirl And The Birds Of Prey #2

A Well-Rounded, Thrilling Comic: Batgirl And The Birds Of Prey #2

I must start this review by stating proudly that Batgirl and the Birds of Prey is my new favorite Batgirl comic. Out of all the different storylines we've encountered since New 52, this is one that I am 100% on board with. This is the Barbara Gordon I know and love. This week brings the […]

When Dreams Come True: Advance Review Of Jonesy #6

When Dreams Come True: Advance Review Of Jonesy #6

…and the Jonesy issues just keep getting better and better. It seems like only yesterday that I was falling under her spell with the first issue. This bright and colorful comic has a way of bringing a smile to my face no matter what mood I'm in. This week brings the release of Jonesy #6, from BOOM! Box written by Sam […]

The Real Savior Is Coming Back In Once Upon A Time Season 6

The Real Savior Is Coming Back In Once Upon A Time Season 6

We've arrived at Once Upon a Time month folks! Is anyone else eager to see how things turn out for the Evil Queen? I know I am. However, what about the other characters? Some comforting news came today for fans of Emma Swan. The former savior, turned dark one, turned savior again has a new storyline ahead […]

Three Reasons Why You Should Read Lumberjanes To The Max Edition Vol. 2 HC

Three Reasons Why You Should Read Lumberjanes To The Max Edition Vol. 2 HC

Lumberjanes…the most important comic to be released within the past few years. Well, it's definitely one of the most important to me and a lot of other people. From BOOM! Studios imprint BOOM! Box, written by Noelle Stevenson, Shannon Watters, and Faith Erin Hicks, with art by Carolyn Nowak, Brooke Allen, and other various talents, […]

A Wild Snorlax Appears New Pokemon Sun And Moon Content Revealed

A Wild Snorlax Appears! New Pokemon Sun And Moon Content Revealed

It's finally Fall, and that means it's finally the season that Pokemon Sun and Moon will be released. Sure, we have to wait until November 18th, but it's not THAT far away now. I'm really excited about the content that was revealed this week concerning Snorlax. Take a look: Pretty cool, huh? Here's a bit more information: […]

Back To School Thoughts On Gotham Academy Annual #1

Back To School! Thoughts On Gotham Academy Annual #1

Gotham Academy is back and it's so good to see the whole gang on the page again. From DC Comics, Gotham Academy Annual #1, written by Brenden Fletcher and Becky Cloonan, with art by Michael Dialynas, is a rollercoaster of an issue. It comes to us before the start of Gotham Academy: Second Semester, and you won't believe what happens. Here's […]

A Reunited Familys Next Adventure Saga #37 Begins The War For Phang: Part One

A Reunited Family's Next Adventure! Saga #37 Begins The War For Phang: Part One

It's always a good feeling when we know that Saga's Summer hiatus is over. Yes, the action packed surprising comic is back this week with issue #37, from Image Comics, written by Brian K. Vaughan, with art by Fiona Staples. This new story arc is entitled The War for Phang: Part One, and is a self contained event that […]

Regina Zelena Belle &#038 Hook Once Upon A New Set Of POP Vinyls

Regina, Zelena, Belle & Hook! Once Upon A New Set Of POP! Vinyls

With the new season fast approaching Funko has announced a new set of Once Upon a Time POP! Vinyls. This is the second series that the TV show will have out, but these are way cooler than the others! Funko has been steadily increasing the design quality of their POP!s since day one, and now they are […]

A Page-Turning Experience: Thoughts On Clean Room #11

A Page-Turning Experience: Thoughts On Clean Room #11

Hold onto your bed sheets! This week brings a new issue of Clean Room, from Vertigo, written by Gail Simone, with art by Jon-Davis Hunt. I can't believe we're already at issue 11, but what a ride it has been. I don't know if this comic can really get any better. I have been terrified […]


Worse Problems Than Boy Problems Advance Review Of Snotgirl #2

"Worse Problems Than Boy Problems" Advance Review Of Snotgirl #2

The first issue of Snotgirl took me by surprise. I surrendered myself to the girly content, knowing that the comic was honest with it's intent. Towards the later half of the first issue, I realized that Snotgirl was much more than just a comic about a fashion blogger. This week brings the release of Snotgirl #2, from Image comics, written by […]


Enough About This Smother Fudger Thoughts On I Hate Fairyland #8

"Enough About This Smother Fudger!" Thoughts On I Hate Fairyland #8

With every new issue of I Hate Fairyland comes a new reason to put this comic at the top of your pull list. From Image Comics, written and illustrated by the massively talented Skottie Young, I Hate Fairyland #8 hit shelves today and knocked my socks off. [WARNING: SPOILERS FOR I HATE FAIRYLAND BELOW!] After not knowing whether or not […]

Drama Club Starts Today Three Reasons Why You Should Read The Backstagers

"Drama Club Starts Today" Three Reasons Why You Should Read The Backstagers

This week brings the first issue of BOOM! Box latest series entitled The Backstagers. Three cheers for BOOM! Studios as they release what I'm sure will be another successful series. If you're looking for a reason to grab the first issue, here are three… One: The Backstagers has being described as an all-male Lumberjanes, with the same diverse […]

Remembering The Dark Swan: Once Upon A Time Season 5 Box Set Releases Today

Remembering The Dark Swan: Once Upon A Time Season 5 Box Set Releases Today

The time is drawing near Oncers! Soon a new season of Once Upon a Time will be upon us. However, there's no time like the present to re-watch the fifth season of the hit ABC show. Today brings the release of the complete 5th season on DVD/Blu-Ray. Entertainment Weekly featured an exclusive deleted scene on their website […]