Many people in the comics industry have the word ‘legend’ attached to their names, but very few actually deserve it. Steve Ditko is certainly one of the names that DOES deserve it! He had an innovative drawing style that cemented the look for popular comic character like Spider-Man and Doctor Strange and gave us some... Continue Reading →
The latest episode of the Nerds of Oz podcast is now online and ready for your ears. This episode we look at our favourite Nintendo games across all platforms. The podcast is available on your favourite podcast player, or hear at Anchor FM: https://anchor.fm/nerdsofozpodcast/episodes/Nerds-of-Oz-Season-2-Episode-12---Top-3-Nintendo-emnr6l
Ask any comics fan what is the most important ‘modern’ comic, and most will say Fantastic Four issue 1. It’s the comic that put Marvel on the map and for years was known as ‘The World’s Greatest Comic Magazine’ and for years, it was! The creation of the Fantastic Four was instigated by publisher Martin... Continue Reading →
Many of the greatest comics ever written were done in the 80s and part of that reason was the invention of the mini series or limited series. In these takes, even though the character was ongoing, you got a complete tale of that character. A more educated person would suggest these takes were more story... Continue Reading →
Funko have revealed some really cool Miles Morales Funko Pops from the brand new, and excellent, video game on the PlayStation 4 and 5.
Last year, Garth Htimz’s Dark Mirror Muse Publishing published the first, of what we hoped would be many, collections of the works of Australian artist Kam Taverner’s ribald classic Pussy Willow. (Now I shall share some pics, but for modesty’s sake I shall utilise the ‘censored’ stamp that Htimz used on his release of the... Continue Reading →
There is no doubt in my mind that DC Comics do female superheroes better than Marvel. Of my top five favourite super heroines, 4 of them are DC: Supergirl, Power Girl, Batgirl, and Harley Quinn. (For full disclosure’s sake, the Marvel heroine is She-Hulk). I’ve been a fan of Harley Quinn since her first comic... Continue Reading →