It’s well known that I am a massive fan of Doctor Who, as a young man and now a ..slightly older man I devour most additional elements related to the show. This has, most recently extended to the excellent Doctor Who web comic In Print. These brilliant and non canonical series of beautiful illustrated and humorous strips […]Read more "Spotlight on Doctor Who Artist Jim Wilkins"
Continuing my love affair with the detailed and captivating Doctor Who range from Titan comics. I recently purchased this wonderful initial story of their eighth Doctor range. Paul McGann’s portrayal of our favourite Time Lord is one of my favourites and this was an exciting spectacle. This incarnation has only been present on our screen […]Read more "Doctor Who : The Eighth Doctor #1 – An Exciting Start"
In 1990 Garth Ennis had replaced John Wagner as the lead writer of Judge Dredd’s 2000AD stories as the latter headed off to write for the Judge Dredd Megazine spin off publication. Ennis has since said, on retrospect that he believes that his Dredd stories weren’t as good as he had hoped that they would […]Read more "Judge Dredd : Judgement Day"
Grant Morrison’s take on the Dark Knight truly swept me away, his prose and his story telling abilities brimmed with the themes of family, history and mythology. His Batman truly blossoms on the page and manifests as a real, tangible character. Morrison tackles every single aspect of the characters rich and illustrious history. Embracing even […]Read more "Batman and Son : Grant Morrison’s Magum Opus"
Scott Synder, Jock and Francesco Francavilla had an impressive run with their eerie and effective run for Dick Grayson as Batman and also for their story arc with Jim Gordon. Synder had a deep love for the narrative in Batman: Year One and so he created a creeping epic which, in my eyes is as […]Read more "Batman : The Black Mirror"
When I obtained my PSVR kit a few days ago, the first game I made sure that I obtained was Rocksteady’s Arkham VR game. With the original Arkham trilogy, the developer proved that it could create an incredible Batman experience. Each narrative was gripping and steeped in the lore of the Dark Knight that it […]Read more "Batman Arkham VR"
Good comics come in many different forms and formats. With the advent of the Internet, a greater number of designers, writers and artists are utilising it’s potential to reach a greater and increasingly diverse audience. This is the case with an excellent webcomic by the creative team of writer Stephen H. Harper, designer Brittany Rose […]Read more "Novaborn : Tale of Inpherna"