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Worst News Coverage of 2014

This year was pretty huge for dishonest journalism, intellectual fallacies, and poor coverage of current events. The fact is sensationalism sells, and sensationalism ruins any credibility the piece could potentially have. It is worth looking at the worst instances of [...]

December 31, 2014 Features

Pokemon Alpha Sapphire Review

Last week saw the release of the next installment in the Pokemon series. Pokemon Alpha Sapphire and Omega Ruby are remakes of the third generation Pokemon games, originally released for the Game Boy Advance in late 2002 in Japan and [...]

November 25, 2014 Games and Gaming

Devil Dealers

The Devil is a very popular character in literature ranging from the classics to modern comics. Even in stories where he is not seen or heard from, his presence and influence can often be felt within the atmosphere of the [...]

October 17, 2014 Features
Top 10

Top 10 Best Non-Superhero Characters in Superhero Comics

In a world filled to the brim with colorfully dressed heroes with bizarre abilities, it can be hard for the average people to truly stand out. Well or poorly written, heroes often have gimmicks that are at least memorable. To [...]

September 20, 2014 Features
Author Page

Author Page: Scott Harrigan

I don’t really have an extended history with comics. The fact is I kind of hated them as a kid; this was likely due to a result of it being in an era when a style I still dislike to [...]

September 13, 2014 Author Page

Review: Monster Loves You

One of the major complaints among the gaming community is a lack of variety and creativity and design. Companies that are now well established have learned the formula for selling specific genres of games. Shooters are the most often accused [...]

September 6, 2014 Games and Gaming
Zoo Act

Small Press Review: The Zoo Act

In a comic book market that is extremely saturated with super heroes and their various re-imaginings and deconstructions, it can be very easy to forget that there are other options out there. Comic books are a medium of great potential, [...]

July 24, 2014 Features, ZDONOTUSE

The Top 5 Character Moments in New Teen Titans

The Teen Titans had existed since the 1960s, debuting in a fight with a silly throw away villain “Mister Twister,” but they had been stagnantly filling the role of “a team of side kicks” until this new series completely retooled [...]

June 13, 2014 Features

A League of His Own: The New Teen Titans and Dick Grayson

With the impending end of Scott Lobdell’s run on the New 52’s “Teen Titans,” DC has planned yet another relaunch. To be blunt, Lobdell’s  run was pretty terrible, so it was clear that a change was needed. Kenneth Rocafort did [...]

April 29, 2014 Features

Reluctant Evil: The Anti-Villain in Comics

A meditation on the reluctant evil done by those who have been forced into the role of villain. Who is your favorite anti-villain? Comic Booked discussion! [...]

January 21, 2014 Features
Superman #3 Cover

The Adventures of Superman #3

The Adventures of Superman #3 brings both good news and bad news to fans of the man of steel. The bad news is that this particular issues does not offer as much value and is not as good as the [...]

August 14, 2013 ZDONOTUSE
superman 3

Review: The Adventures of Superman #2

Summer is indeed being kind to the Man of Steel. As his film continues to make millions, The Adventures of Superman #2 hit the comic shelves on June 26th. While the wait is far longer for people who do not [...]

July 6, 2013 ZDONOTUSE
The cover of The Adventures of Superman # 1

The Adventures of Superman #1

It is going to be a great summer for fans of the boy in blue. With Man of Steel getting good reviews, things are certainly looking up for Superman as he was in sore need of a good modern film. [...]

June 9, 2013 ZDONOTUSE
Guardians of the Galaxy 0.1

Guardians of the Galaxy #0.1

Guardians of the Galaxy #0.1 is an excellent start to what can be an amazing series. Brian Michael Bendis, widely known for his runs of New Avengers, Daredevil, and Ultimate Spider-Man, has decided to bring his talent to the fast [...]

March 19, 2013 ZDONOTUSE
Daredevil Superhero Creation

Who is worthy of the mask? Effective Superhero Creation

Superhero creation can be a tricky business. Superheroes as we have come to know them have existed since 1938, when Superman was created; that is over seventy years of history which can be extremely intimidating to new writers. In that [...]

January 21, 2013 ZDONOTUSE

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