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How The Robin King Takes Down Animal Man In Death Metal (Spoilers)
Once upon a time, back in the eighties, Buddy Baker – Animal Man – came home to find his family slaughters, his wife and kids laid out on the kitchen floor, a direct result of his superheroic actions He didn't take it very well but after descending into some meta-madness and encountering his writer, Grant[...]
The Despicable Deadpool #300 cover by Mike Hawthorne and Nathan Fairbairn
It also takes shots at Marvel business practices, and that's rich considering that this book is $5.99 with several variant covers. Gerry Duggan shows up in the comic at about this point, and the book tries to get meta about how meta it's being, referencing Grant Morrison's Animal Man At this point, I came dangerously close[...]
Grant Morrison Talks Happy! and How Networks Now Want "More"
Scripted content became key. No one understands this more than writer Grant Morrison (Animal Man, We3), who is currently developing and executive producing Syfy's adaptation of his and Darick Robertson's graphic graphic novel Happy! In his previous dealings with Hollywood, Morrison's usual MO is that he goes in already expecting to have to dial back whatever[...]
Brian Michael Bendis batman
Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion. Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman and[...]
The Comic Book History Of B'wana Beast
And yes there are a ton of problems with that including the 'White Savior' trope. Grant Morrison tried to fix some of this when he brought the character into his Animal Man run Djuba is captured, brought to America and infected by anthrax B'wana Beast comes to rescue him but fails and contracts anthrax himself[...]
Today's Essential C2E2 Panel, DC Essential, Was Basically, Y'Know, Essential
But from Vertigo proper it was the mighty Y The Last Man. Dan Jurgens – liked Swamp Thing prior to moving to Vertigo and also after, so basically … Swamp Thing. The fans got in on that stuff, too, and they wanted Animal Man and Hellblazer on the list. An that was that to finish it all up! //c[...]
Joe Hill Thinks The Devil Could Be On The Avengers
Hill's proof is that in his first adventure the devil saves two people trapped in a jungle by a megalomaniac, introduces fruit into their diet and teaches them about sexuality… he refers to the devil as a cross between Animal Man and Dr Ruth. Horns is in theaters now. [youtube][/youtube] [...]
Deconstructing Morrison Part 1: Animal Man And Black And White Morality
This week, I start at the beginning with his first work with DC Comics, Animal Man *Heavy spoilers below, naturally. Let's imagine for a moment that you live in some sort of bubble dimension where you've never read or heard of any of Grant Morrison's work, and your only knowledge of the character Animal Man is[...]
A Comic Show – Daredevil's Going Back To Cali!
Marvel #2 continued the well executed inclusion of a new Muslim female hero to the Marvel Universe. Over at DC I loved the final issue of Animal Man and the Goodnight Moon/Goodnight Animal Man children's books story that Lemire both wrote and drew Jeff's first volume of Green Arrow is out now too Forget the first[...]
Forty-Five Thoughts About Forty-Five Comics – Justice League, New Warriors, Harley Quinn, Quantum & Woody, Amazing X-Men, Batwoman, Animal Man, Terminator, BPRD, Conan, God Is Dead, Extinction Parade, GI Joe, Daredevil, Captain America, Uncanny X-Men, Avengers World, Unity, Bloodshot And The Hard Corps, Curse, Dawn Of The Jedi, White Suits, Strain, Vader, DHP, Skyman, Bad Ass, Kings Watch, Voice In The Dark, Midas Flesh, Adventure Time, Robocop, Loki, Joyners 3D, Morning Glories, Alex + Ada, Peter Panzerfaust, Undertow, Savage Dragon, Khan, Jericho, Godzilla, Real American Hero, Ben 10 and TMNT Conspiracy
So any other kids making a name for themselves this week? I know Animal Man is being cancelled But could we have a spinoff right here? It could be a Terminator Or it could just be some extreme body modifation fetish It's comics, either is as likely. I dunno, maybe toasted in a bun with some jalepeno sauce[...]
Thirty-Nine Thoughts About Thirty-Nine Comics – All New Invaders, Batman, Mighty Avengers, Batman And Robin, Hawkeye, Transformers, Animal Man, Origin II, X-Factor, Wonder Woman, Sex, Harley Quinn, Batwoman, X-Men, Midas Flesh, Jinnrise, Star Wars, Pretty Deadly, Deadly Class, Dead Body Road, Chew, Umbral, Krampus, Zero, Bad Ass, Peanuts, TMNT, Elfquest, Mind MGMT, Dark Horse Presents, Captain Midnight, X-Files, Massive, Judge Dredd, Mega City Two, The Mocking Dead, Samurai Jack and Aphrodite XI Hidden Files
Boy these Transformers: Robots in Disguise are dim. Yeah, yeah Ellen Baker, I know you think that of Animal Man, but to be fair, Mera probably thought the same thing about Aquaman. Sorry Sabretooth in Origin II, all I did was ask what you'd been doing since we all left school I mean you can see[...]