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I Spent A Decade Writing Up A Tempest

I Spent A Decade Writing Up A Tempest

I am 31, and I am finally Kickstarting my ten-years-in-the-making graphic novel series called Tempest.[caption id="attachment_1237940" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Cover from Tempest.[/caption] When I sat down at my computer to put together my Kickstarter campaign last month, I began to feel this intense pressure on my shoulders as I wrote down the words “ten years in the[...]

Bob Dylan Releases 17 Minute Song About the JFK Assassination

Bob Dylan Releases 17 Minute Song About the JFK Assassination

Bob Dylan has not released a new original album in 8 years, Tempest back in 2012 At midnight last night, following earlier in the day when Nine Inch Nails surprise dropped two new albums, Dylan released the new song "Murder Most Foul" The 17 minute long track is about the assassination of President John F[...]

Tempest 4000 is So Retro it Might be a Bad Thing

Tempest 4000 is So Retro it Might be a Bad Thing

Llamasoft and Atari's Tempest 4000 is a brand new Tempest, but it looks and feels like the Tempest you know and love Its got the same barebones design, same gameplay style, and even the same feel Tempest 4000 is a modern retelling of a classic and, well, it feels that way A combination of trying[...]

Titans #19 Review: Judgement Day for the Titans

Titans #19 Review: Judgement Day for the Titans

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] In light of the chaos with Troia, the Justice League are unsure if the Titans are capable of operating as a team. Wally West has had troubles with his powers, and Donna Troy has dealt with a lot of startling revelations about her identity in recent weeks. As such, the Justice League is […]

Titans #18 Review: Duel of the Donnas

Titans #18 Review: Duel of the Donnas

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Titans are squaring off against Troia (the future incarnation of Donna Troy), Psimon, Herald, Mister Twister, the Key, and Gnarrk. Things aren't looking good, as Troia seems to have the edge on every Titan. However, one in particular may not be down and out like we thought. This issue brings the finale […]

Titans #17 Review: Donna Troy Meets Troia

Titans #17 Review: Donna Troy Meets Troia

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] It's been revealed: Donna Troy is the one that the Key, Psimon, and Mister Twister were trying to summon. She is here, and our Donna Troy doesn't know how to process this reality. This other Donna Troy is visibly unhinged and intent on wiping out the Titans on behalf of her younger self. […]

Brian Michael Bendiss List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Brian Michael Bendis's List Of All The People He Says Can Beat 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[...]

Titans #16 Review: The End Of (Older) Wally West

Titans #16 Review: The End Of (Older) Wally West?

It’s difficult to be sad about a death you don’t buy, but it is possible to be engaged by the characters’ reactions to the alleged death if you feel a connection to the character.As such, the grieving lashings out of Donna Troy, Nightwing, Arsenal, Bumblebee, and Tempest do allow for an emotional connection to the[...]

Aquaman #29 Review: What Will Become Of Aquaman

Aquaman #29 Review: What Will Become Of Aquaman?

Arthur isn’t interested in leading Atlantis anymore, but Dolphin knows he’s the hero that the underwater kingdom needs.Mera and Tempest are met by mages of the Silent School outside the Crown of Thorns We learn why Tempest quit the Silent School, and he finds a means of hopefully getting Mera back into Atlantis.[caption id="attachment_735137" align="aligncenter"[...]

Aquaman #28 Review: Those Are Some Spooky Ghosts

'Aquaman' #28 Review: Those Are Some Spooky Ghosts

Unfortunately, ghosts walk these halls that may bring about an end to these two.Mera and Tempest are outside the Crown, and Mera hopes Tempest’s time learning magic from the Silent School may allow him to bring down the barrier This hasn’t escaped Corum Rath’s attention though.Pieces are falling into place, and the fate of Atlantis[...]

Titans #15 Review: The Titans Begin To Collapse

Titans #15 Review: The Titans Begin To Collapse

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Arsenal has caught Nightwing talking to H.I.V.E in a covert radio transmission. He and the rest of the Titans are not happy about this at all. Meanwhile, Herald and Gnarrk are continuing their assault on H.I.V.E to reclaim Bumblebee's memories. Psimon begins to be afflicted by telepathic storms from within his jail cell. […]

Tempest Returns As Atari Shows Off Tempest 4000

'Tempest' Returns As Atari Shows Off 'Tempest 4000'

Atari has finally revealed one of their latest titles, Tempest 4000, of which we got to play a little bit of up at PAX West this past weekend The game is being called a "collaborative love-letter for Tempest fans from Minter and Atari that’s been enhanced for contemporary audiences with exciting new features and gorgeous 4K graphics." Atari released[...]

Aquaman #27 Review: Krushs Eye Stalks Are Straight-Up Creepy

Aquaman #27 Review: Krush's Eye Stalks Are Straight-Up Creepy

To aid his efforts, the Widowhood send some back-up for the former advisor to the king.Mera searches for help from an old friend: Tempest of the Titans.There is magic in watching a consummate professional like Dan Abnett maneuver through the characters he’s set up on the board Nothing feels wasted No one feels boring or[...]

Spider-Man 2099 #25 Review: A Nice Wrap-Up To A Solid Series

Spider-Man 2099 #25 Review: A Nice Wrap-Up To A Solid Series

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]With the reveal of Miguel and Tempest’s son, Gabri, the Spider-Man of the year 2099 has to decide how to handle this situation To make matters worse, Tempest has been kidnapped in the year 2017 Gabri and Tempest imply that Miguel dies on this rescue mission However, Miguel knows he can’t leave Tempest to[...]

Titans #13 Review: Action And Heart Make Up For Hokey Romance

Titans #13 Review: Action And Heart Make Up For Hokey Romance

He can also multiply himself.Meanwhile, Wally’s heart is still damaged, Tempest is letting his feelings for Omen cloud his judgement, Arsenal is obsessed with the possibility of Donna and Wally sparking a romantic relationship, and there is still the concern of the traitor in the mix Can the Titans overcome all of these obstacles to[...]

Titans #12 Review: A Bit Too Much Melodrama

Titans #12 Review: A Bit Too Much Melodrama

We see the conflicts between Arsenal and Donna, the newfound distrust of Nightwing, the struggles between Bumblebee and Herald, Wally’s struggles with Linda Park and his new pacemaker, Wally’s budding relationship with Donna, and Omen’s budding relationship with Tempest We also learn of a vision of a traitor to the Titans which Psimon beheld[...]

Rebirth Recap: Titans &#8211 A Jewel Of Modern DC

Rebirth Recap: Titans – A Jewel Of Modern DC

Plus, you have Dick Grayson’s return to the mantle of Nightwing, Donna Troy and Tempest’s reappearance, and the hint-drops in the direction of who is manipulating the DC Universe as we know it with the “missing 10 years.”It’s also only printed once a month, which I prefer to the twice-a-month titles for financial and narrative[...]