There are a lot of things that are great about AC/DC, but I’d like to single one out right now. I’ve noticed they are universally frowned upon by music snobs, and if you think about it, that may be one of the greatest things about them. They are the band that beats the music critics. It’s easy, somebody says AC/DC is repetitive and generic (Untrue, but bear with me) and then I ask, “Who’s your favorite band?” They answer. Doesn’t really matter what the answer is because “Back in Black” probably sold ten times as much as their entire catalogue combined. There you have it. End of discussion. The snobs lose.
Punisher MAX by Jason Aaron and Steve Dillon (Punisher MAX 1-22)
When I start reading a new series or an ongoing series with a new creative team, the hope is for me that I am embarking on the beginning of something great. That at some point I will be pulled in and unable to quit until the end. For me, these series did that.
Green Arrow by Mike Grell (Green Arrow: The Longbow Hunters 1-3, Green Arrow 1-80, Green Arrow: The Wonder Years 1-4, and Shado: Song of the Dragon 1-4)
Party Platypus contributor Lance Kilcoyne counts down his top 10 comics of 2012, beginning with number 10.
“NNNGGGRRR…RRAAAAA!!!!” Welcome back to the Top Ten Woverine Stories of All Time! When we last left you, Wolverine had to face Deadpool, a dystopian future, the Hulk, Nazis, and what he’s the “best there is” at backfiring on him in a big, terrible way. So what could be better (or worse) than that? You’re about to find out…SNIKT!! Continue reading
“So what the hell am I looking at here? A whole lot of killin’ that needs to be done, that’s what the hell I’m looking at.”
Wolverine. Logan. The ‘Ol Canucklehead. When it comes to comic book characters there are few that have sustained the popularity he has. He made his debut over ten years after the X-Men, and remains the most popular. Always with a code of honor and a score to settle, it’s hard not to like the guy. He’s been wronged many times, but doesn’t make a habit of whining. So here’s my tribute to the one named Wolverine.
Cigar: Check. Cowboy Hat: Check. Snikt: Let’s do this.