Y'all know I don't really do make-up posts, but a friend just came home from a few months in Japan and got me a couple of eyeliners from the Sailor Moon Miracle Romance Make-up Line as omiyage and I just *had* to squee over it. These were part of the line that Bandai released, along with pressed powder and … Continue reading Sailor Moon Miracle Romance Eyeliners OMG!
Or not. Whatever. I aincho mommah. I recently gave up on the New52. The titles I used to pull started out strong, but they've just gotten so bleh. I tried to stick with Wonder Woman, but I could only justify buying it solely for Cliff Chiang's art for so long. On to awesome non-superhero comics … Continue reading Awesome Comics You Should Be Reading
Let's get two things out of the way first: I am a huge fan of the books, and no, I don't expect movie adaptations to be 100% faithful. That being said, this movie was terrible. I don't understand how you can fuck this up. You've got great source material and a great cast (Nathan Fillion, … Continue reading Percy Jackson and the Sea of Monsters
Year One, based on the comic by Frank Miller, recounts the beginnings of Bruce Wayne taking up the cowl and Jim Gordon's career with the Gotham City Police Department. I'm kind of ambivilent about Year One. While it's a really faithful adaptation of the comic (almost panel-for-panel, really) , I'm not digging the art direction. The … Continue reading Batman: Year One
With the brouhaha that's happening to the DC universe, I've decided to ignore DC until their next reboot and focus on the non-DC titles I've been following. The newest of which, involve some very steampunky ladies: 1) Lady Mechanika Written and illustrated by Joe Benitez, colors by Peter Steigerwald Found in an abandoned laboratory with mechanical … Continue reading My Fair Ladies, Mechanika and Sabre