COMIC BOOK COMMENTARY

#204 – JOE ROGAN NAILS THE FAULT OF HIJACKING LEGACY CHARACTERS

Joe Rogan chimes in on HBO’s Watchmen and perfectly phrases why you have to maintain the ship instead of reinventing legacy characters.

WILDSTORM WEDNESDAY – JIM LEE’S ALPHA FLIGHT

It’s was providence Jim Lee entered Marvel Comics with Alpha Flight the title created by John Bryne who was highly influential to Lee’s style. We have a look at these early issues and try to uncover the tropes that would later become a staple of his Wildstorm work.

WILDSTORM WEDNESDAY – BACKLASH COMIC BOOK LOT

Arriving today is a big box of Backlash. Yo’BoY here is going to rip it open live and explore its contents while proving commentary on what makes this character one of Wildstorms best.

Wildstorm Wednesday – The Fall of StormWatch

What was once a 90’s superhero team alternative turned into a deconstruction of the medium itself and then forever changed comics.

WILDSTORM WEDNESDAY – DIVINE RIGHT

Finally The Kindred – Wildstorm Wednesday

Wildstorm Wednesday – Wetworks

GEN13 MAXX Wildstorm Wednesday

#193 Drinking with Todd McFarlane

Why does Todd McFarlane not use is giant social media reach to promote new talent like he did back in 1993?

#191 Jim Lee is on a boat

The gloves are off. Time to bring attention to yet another highly influential comic book “LEGEND” who’s staying silent while the industry burns.

#190 Gerry Conway needs to eat his pudding and stop talking about comics

YO’BOY jumped beamed in from across the universe to drop that deep knowledge on comic book guy Gerry Conway.

#189 Max Landis and I need to have a talk #ContinuityNOW

#ContinuityNOW can save the comic industry. The Max Landis vid https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MpLW3cB-U58&t=3s

DRINKING WITH ERIK LARSEN

I’VE ALWAYS WANTED TO HAVE A DRINK OR 6 WITH COMIC BOOK CREATOR ERIK LARSEN I’M GLAD TO FINALLY DO IT. Internal Tags: Image Comics Savage Dragon Jawbreakers Jon Malin

#179 – A response to Cartoonist Kafabe in defense of Zen Intergalactic Ninja

During an episode of a Wizard Magazine flip through Cartoonist Kayfabe cut a “promo” on a Steve Stern the co-creator of Zen Intergalactic Ninja that did’nt sit well with YO’BOY over here so AKAPAD had to round house this weak attempt and defend a property that already has stood the test of time.

#178 – Do not let parallel ideas hold you back and more CREED

What happens when you create something and you see that exact same thing someplace else? YO’BOY over here breaks that down and cracks open a bad ass glow in the dark Creed action figure based on the artwork of Trent Kaniuga to further his point.

#177 – An introduction to Zen Intergalactic Ninja

What the heck is a Zen Intergalactic Ninja? It’s time we answer that question. Cartoonist Kayfabe Zen Promo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wg-UCoJqTCU&t=151s GFerguson Instagram (The artist of this very issue) https://www.instagram.com/leeferg2010/ LA Times Zen Article https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-1989-12-08-vw-24-story.html

#173 – It’s time we talk about Twitter building an online audience and Sean Gordon Murphy

SGM is off of Twitter and we are told that is a good thing. Well maybe it’s not.

#168 Shut up and take the #CGPLEDGE – Also be eclectic and don’t focus on comics to make comics

It’s time we talking about the #CGPLEDGE and how you can make comic books better. Also why is it bad to read and collect comics thinking it will lead to making good comics?

JJ AND HARRY ABRAMS DESTROY SPIDER-MAN

Why are we subject to this? Remember when comics were cool?

ROB LIEFELD IS A COWARD

Once I admired the hell out of this man. Now he is an empty shell of the rebellious attitude he embodied to transforms a generation of comic book readers.

HOW DOES THE COMICSGATE COMMUNITY MAKE GOOD COMICS?

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LONE STAR COMIC BOOK DISCUSSION

Lone Star is a independent crowd funded comic book that just came out. Creator and writer Doug Garrett asked for reviews so I decided to have a look at the book and make something he could use to promote the series. The hardest thing about looking at something like this is that it’s clear all […]

MAJOR X – THE RETURN OF ROB LIEFELD

Rob Liefeld is back at it at Marvel Comics. This time adding another pieces to the X-Men’s mythology. I have a long and winding history with Rob Liefeld as a creator.

JAWBREAKERS REVIEW !!!! SPOILERS !!!!!

YA’BOI IS BACK WITH A ANALYSIS OF JAWBREAKERS LOST SOULS! Jawbreakers Book One and Book Two analysis may be featured on my Twitter feed at AKAPAD – but I have not decided yet.

JAWBREAKERS REVIEW AND HI TO COMICSGATE

IT’S THAT TIME. TIME TO GET INTO JAWBREAKERS LOST SOULS WHILE INTRODUCING MYSELF TO FELLOW COMIC GATTERZZZZZ

FUNKOS PRIMAL AGE AND HOW DC COMICS CAN SAVE COMICS PART:2

How the hell can a nostalgic toy line save the big world of comics. This video will guide DC Comics to how the simple yet creative concept of Primal Age can get butts into comic shops.

DC COMICS LAYOFFS – AND HOW THEY CAN SAVE COMICS PART 1

DC is bleeding a failing comic book market. This is only the beginning to what will possibly be their hardest year. Join Peter A DeLuca AKAPAD The Eclectic One in a 4 part video series to how DC Comics can save comics.

MILES MORALES DOES NOT BELONG IN THE MARVEL UNIVERSE – DREAM WARRIORS PODCAST

What started as a Black Label question lead to a huge Mile Morales doesn’t belong in the Marvel Universe rant. As only Dream Warriors Podcast can bring you. Internal Tags: Spider-Man Into the Spider-Verse Spiderverse Marvel Comics Marvel Universe Sony Pictures Brain Micheal BendisSteve Ditko

JACK KIRBY’S BIRTHDAY – THE LOST LEGACY

From IGTV it’s the second episode from Pete Instagram account @akapad13 discussing Jack Kirby the a potential lost legacy.

CABLE CAME FROM STAR WARS – DEADPOOL 2 REVEAL

What does Star Wars #16 from 1978 have to do with DeadPool 2? Peter A DeLuca AKAPAD is here to answer that question.

SQUIRT a Kickstarter Comic Book Review – ReadAGEDDON 001

Finally ReadAGEDDON is here!!!! Episode One deals with Squirt a graphic novel from Kickstarter created by Mark Poulton and Mark Yoon.

New Show Book Review – ReadAGEDDON – Episode 000

This is the start of a revealing journey into the prolific reading list of Peter A DeLuca (AKAPAD) exposing his insights and thoughts on some of the world greatest fiction and non-fiction books, he is ready to drop an A-Bombs worth of knowledge.

Game over for Marvel Comics – Dream Warriors 65

It’s here the end of Marvel Comics. How did we get to this point? Oh and an analysis of the Han Solo Plot, because it’s Star Wars.

Dream Warriors 39 – DC Comics The Button – Is nothing sacred?

It’s another huge session of Dream Warriors filled with DC Comics The Button, CW’s Riverdale, the new Black Panther Trailer – get the insight – get the information as only Dream Warriors can deliver.