Greg Rucka writes another incredible woman in Stumptown.More?
Junji Ito, master of horror manga, has a clear whimsical side. It comes through in everything he does, no matter how horrific the subject matter – the hideous hopping of Jack’s corpse in Uzumaki is the epitome of the man’s ability to balance fear and hilarity. This particular talent of his is more evident than ever in his short manga story, Junji Ito’s Cat Diary.More?
Michael Patrick Rogers’ second indie game, The Grandfather.More?
You started out busking after quitting your day job. Is this true? Do you remember what you were thinking when you decided to make such a change? What kind of job did you have before? I’ve had a lot of … More?
Following up from East of West in the post-apocalyptic theme, this week I read The Massive, Brian Wood’s newest end of the world saga. Nothing about this is religious however; The Massive is concerned by the environmental damage we are … More?
A challenge, but definitely worth it.More?
I recently went along to ‘How to be a Badass’ training, which was provided by Liverpool Girl Geeks and led by Jenny Radcliffe.More?
So, this is going to be difficult. I don’t like talking about myself, especially in any kind of public way, but I felt that my lengthy absence from writing warranted some form of explanation – even if just to myself. … More?
Fight Club, among other masculinist texts of the 1990s such as American Psycho, expresses the discomfort of white, heterosexual men in today’s society which values material possession over spiritual wealth and brand names over individual identity.More?
My favourite time of the year…Thought Bubble!More?
A review of The Madding Crowd by The Dirt Tracks for Soundsphere magazine.More?
Oh, Thought Bubble. Highlight of my social calendar, pinnacle of the annual comic world. It’s gotten bigger each year but managed to maintain its charm. Despite only managing a day of this year’s convention, I had an incredible time and … More?
An interview with the creator ofMore?
I talked with Scott C, artist of adorable comics and metal video games.More?
A great Batman comic from the minds of Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo.More?
Jupiter’s Legacy tells the story of Depression-era superheroes who have fought the best of the fights, and led their children into a completely different world, in a career they never asked for.More?
The new Wonder Woman film had a huge challenge in front of it: pleasing both the feminists who were pushing for equal representation in superhero movies, as well as the misogynist action-lovers who assumed that a female superhero could never work as an action film. Despite the films’ faults – exacerbated by the disproportionate amount of scrutiny under which it fell – it performed admirably on both fronts.More?
Strip-tease queen Catherine D’Lish spills the beans on her glamorous life.More?
First published on One&Other, available here – http://www.oneandother.com/articles/why-i-love-york-jenny-mugridge/ When I’m asked why I moved to York for university, I always say the same thing – that as soon as I stepped out of the incredible train station to see flowers … More?
My favourites from the Thought Bubble anthology.More?