Author Archives: Joe McCulloch

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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (3/2/16 – Magnification)

A frightful force of expensive reprint items… but there’s always other ways to spend your money. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (2/24/16 – Ahead of My Time)

Capsule reviews! Er, two of ’em, not the rest! One is mostly a link! Wow! Gosh! Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (2/17/16 – The Real Date Today)

“Oh thank god I got this done on time, my readers almost missed out on Franken Fran!” Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (2/10/16 – Fate Laughs At My Efforts to Save Money)

“Ha, they’ll think I’m talking about comics, but I’m actually talking about my car!” Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (2/3/16 – I don’t care what you say, this French trophy I got for best column ever is real as hell.)

I always knew I was special. But it wasn’t until I bought comics that everyone else did too. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (1/27/16 – Imagine a Blank Page)

A single word balloon rises. Continue reading

 
Pic taken from the 2012 catalog "Genga: Otomo Katsuhiro Original Pictures", still the most readily-accessible and English-friendly source for any Otomo drawings pre-Domu. This image is from the 1976 story "Highway Star". Just a reminder in this commemorative year that Otomo does not fully and wholly equal "Akira"...

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (1/20/16 – My Imperfect Commendation)

Comics: Still Fit in 2016. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (1/13/16 – Plastic Soul)

A fond look at books I put in storage, i.e. every installment of this column in 2016. Continue reading