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» January 16, 2019

Twenty years. Wow. Okay, not twenty continuous years – Kurt Busiek’s famous (and scary) brush with mercury poisoning meant that he had difficulty writing at the level that Astro City […]

» January 14, 2019

So, my employment insurance has run out and I’m still taking school full-time, so I’ve decided to take the plunge and get more serious this year about getting paid for […]

» January 9, 2019

We live in the age of the pop culture revival, and the arrival of the eternal film and movie franchises, all born or borrowing from the model of superhero comics storytelling. Astro City, one of the most storied and beloved superhero comics of all time, went through a revival of its own in 2013, and that it came back as strong as ever was a miracle in and of itself. Over the course of a year, Charlotte Finn will be examining this miracle – all 52 issues – as she spends A Year in the Big City.

» January 3, 2019

We live in the age of the pop culture revival, and the arrival of the eternal film and movie franchises, all born or borrowing from the model of superhero comics storytelling. Astro City, one of the most storied and beloved superhero comics of all time, went through a revival of its own in 2013, and that it came back as strong as ever was a miracle in and of itself. Over the course of a year, Charlotte Finn will be examining this miracle – all 52 issues – as she spends A Year in the Big City.

» January 3, 2019

Brand Echo is a webcomic that me and my friend, Ing, have been working on for other a year behind the scenes, and we’re finally ready to start serializing it. […]

» January 2, 2019

Hi, I’m Charlotte. I like to watch movies, and I saw a lot of them in 2018. Like everyone else, I’m doing a top X list, but I thought I’d change things up a bit by doing five groups of five, grouping the movies roughly by where they fit into the cultural milieu – not by genre, but by popularity, either with me, or with others.

» December 26, 2018

Nothing quite says “this is that kind of superhero comic” like a gorilla. There’s other demarcations as to where on the silly/serious axis a superhero comic sits, but a gorilla […]

» December 19, 2018

We live in the age of the pop culture revival, and the arrival of the eternal film and movie franchises, all born or borrowing from the model of superhero comics […]

» December 6, 2018

We live in the age of the pop culture revival, and the arrival of the eternal film and movie franchises, all born or borrowing from the model of superhero comics […]

» November 28, 2018

We live in the age of the pop culture revival, and the arrival of the eternal film and movie franchises, all born or borrowing from the model of superhero comics storytelling. Astro City, one of the most storied and beloved superhero comics of all time, went through a revival of its own in 2013, and that it came back as strong as ever was a miracle in and of itself. Over the course of a year, Charlotte Finn will be examining this miracle – all 52 issues – as she spends A Year in the Big City.