Friday, December 17, 2004

 
Fives for Friday -- Tom Spurgeon's been doing a Five for Friday thing over at The Comics Reporter, so in that spirit, here are some lists of five.

Five Great Autobiographical Creators


Five Great Superhero Titles


Five Great Non-Superhero Titles


Five Comics My Kids Like


Five Titles I Wish Came Out More Often


Five Graphic Novels for a Desert Island


Five Great Alan Moore Titles


Five Bad Comics That Sell Anyway


Five Comics My Wife Likes


* She originally liked NYX until the revelation at the end of #1 that the lead character had superpowers. Jesus, was she pissed. Considering how the book's schedule went to shit in the end, it's probably just as well.

Thursday, December 16, 2004

 
Trust Your Local Butcher -- In this case, Christopher Butcher, who knows what the fuck he's talking about when it comes to comics. He should, he only works at one of the most progressive and successful comics shops in the frigging universe.

Or so I'm told by enlightened friends. Personally, The Beguiling is a seven-hour-plus drive one way for me, so I've never yet made the journey. But I'll tell you, for an adult who loves truly great comics and appreciates good retailing, it calls to me like Mecca. One day...

This page is powered by ADD.