Last Week in Geekdom – Your Weekly News Round-Up (11/19 – 11/25)

Welcome back to another installment of “Last Week in Geekdom” where I comb the internet for all the news you need to know. I hope all of my US readers had a great Thanksgiving and a great holiday weekend. I just got back from visiting my family yesterday, so the next manga review will be … More Last Week in Geekdom – Your Weekly News Round-Up (11/19 – 11/25)

Comics as Literature Part 2: Literary Graphic Novel Canon

What would be your response if someone inexperienced with reading graphic novels and comics came up to you for advice on where to start? What kind of titles would you recommend? I bet I can name a few of the ones you just thought of. Maus, right? The Watchmen? It’s easy enough to pull these … More Comics as Literature Part 2: Literary Graphic Novel Canon

Last Week in Geekdom – Your Weekly News Round-Up (11/12 – 11/18)

Welcome back to another installment of “Last Week in Geekdom” where I comb the internet for all the news you need to know so you don’t have to. I took the whole week off from work for Thanksgiving, so I’m planning on trying to get more work done in the coming days and making sure … More Last Week in Geekdom – Your Weekly News Round-Up (11/12 – 11/18)

Waxing Philosophical: Current Opinions on Comics as Literature, Part 1

Just this past week, the late and great Stan Lee passed away, one of the founders of the US comic book industry. He was and forever will be a cultural icon so many in the industry hold dear, and his passing reverberated across comics media and into the mainstream media. Unfortunately, the news reached the … More Waxing Philosophical: Current Opinions on Comics as Literature, Part 1

Last Week in Geekdom – Your Weekly News Round-Up (11/5 – 11/11)

Welcome back to another installment of “Last Week in Geekdom” where I comb the internet for all the news you need to know so you don’t have to. I’m trying to get back into the groove of writing twice a week and taking a look through my manga backlog, so be prepared for more manga … More Last Week in Geekdom – Your Weekly News Round-Up (11/5 – 11/11)

Water Dragon’s Bride Manga Volume 1 First Impressions

A couple months ago I posted on Twitter asking for opinions on what manga I should buy if I could only buy one volume, and this manga, Water Dragon’s Bride, was one of the suggestions I got. I’ve been trying to branch out from some of the longer running series I’ve been reading, trying out … More Water Dragon’s Bride Manga Volume 1 First Impressions