Manga Monday: Some Thoughts on Nana

If you listened to our show a month ago, you heard the team’s thoughts and impressions of a josei series called Nana. You also heard about the difficulty in selecting a book that doubles as someone’s first impr... Read More...

Manga Monday: Library Wars

On Talking Comics episode #231, I talked briefly about a manga series from Viz that recently completed. Library Wars: Love & War, written and illustrated by Kiiro Yumi, is a manga series based off of Hiro A... Read More...

Manga Monday: A Silent Voice

Welcome to the all-new, all-different Manga Monday. As before, the goal of this collection of articles is to introduce readers to a variety of manga series. What makes it all-new and all-different is the change... Read More...

Star Wars Roundup January 2016

Brand new year, and we mark the one-year anniversary of Marvel’s return to Star Wars comics! We had a lot of great issues and series last year, and I’m really looking forward to what’s in store for 2016. Kanan ... Read More...

Star Wars Roundup: December 2015

The Force Awakens finally hit theaters, and we can all breathe a sigh of relief. It was so good! Sure, it wasn’t without its flaws, but the good far, far outweighed the weak points. It’s the modern Star Wars st... Read More...

A Monstress Journey, Part 1

Monstress by Marjorie Liu and Sana Takeda tells the story of a young woman who hails from a worn-torn culture. We first see her as an object, a slave, and quickly realize that she is more of a savior and a hero... Read More...

The Pull List 9 December 2015

I’ve always been of the opinion that there’s a great comic book out there for everyone. I love making recommendations to folks – especially new readers – and helping them grow a love for one of America’s unique... Read More...