Squee! of the Week: Ann U.’s Sketchbook

Ann U.'s illustrations caught my eye the instant I spotted them on DeviantArt, and it led me to even more of her striking art posted on her Live Journal. I cannot resist the work of an artist with a gift for facial expressions and body language, and Ann's drawings radiate personality. The first piece that … Continue reading Squee! of the Week: Ann U.’s Sketchbook

Comic Judgment: Superman, Superstar

Superman #701 Writer: J. Michael Straczynski Artists: Eddy Barrows, Rod Reis (colors) and J.P. Mayer (ink) Cover: John Cassaday and David Baron Letters: John J. Hill There’s nothing new about the similarities between Superman and a certain carpenter from Nazareth, but in some stories, the parallels are neon-sign obvious. Shortly after watching Superman Returns — … Continue reading Comic Judgment: Superman, Superstar

G3 Rewind: Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow?

Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow? Writer: Alan Moore Pencils: Curt Swan Inkers: George Perez and Kurt Schaffenberger DC Comics Though I accept that Alan Moore is an exceptional and groundbreaking writer, I’ve often found his work difficult to love. However, when Moore’s “Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow?” stories were reissued in … Continue reading G3 Rewind: Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow?