Yo, Adrian!: Rocky II (1979)

For the month of January, the contenders of Deadshirt are looking at the high highs (and low lows) of Sylvester Stallone’s Rocky franchise. For each installment, Deadshirt film editor Max Robinson sits ringside with another Deadshirt staffer to discuss the film. For Rocky II, Max Read More …

Deadshirt is Reading: All-Star Batman and The Mighty Thor!

Deadshirt Is Reading… is a weekly feature in which Deadshirt’s staff, contributing writers, and friends-of-the-site offer their thoughts on Big Two cape titles, creator-owned books, webcomics and more. Joe Stando is reading… All-Star Batman #6 Written by Scott Snyder Art by Jock and Matt Hollingsworth (colors), Read More …

Deadshirt is Watching: We’re Off to See The Wizard!

Deadshirt Is Watching… is a weekly feature in which Deadshirt staff, contributors, and guests sound off on the television shows we’re tuned into, from intense dramas to clever sitcoms to the most insane reality shows. This week: Emerald City and It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia! Andrew Niemann Read More …

Yo, Adrian!: Rocky (1976)

For the month of January, the contenders of Deadshirt are looking at the high highs (and low lows) of Sylvester Stallone’s Rocky franchise. For each installment, Deadshirt film editor Max Robinson sits ringside with another Deadshirt staffer to discuss the film. Up first: Dominic Griffin Read More …

Infinite Diversity: Gazing “Far Beyond the Stars” (As They Gaze Back)

Star Trek is an enormous and complex cultural entity whose impact on politics, technology, and storytelling are undeniable. For half a century, it has appealed to a vast and varied audience, and it means something a little different to each viewer. In this season of Read More …

Deadshirt is Reading: Justice League vs. Suicide Squad and USAvengers!

Deadshirt Is Reading… is a weekly feature in which Deadshirt’s staff, contributing writers, and friends-of-the-site offer their thoughts on Big Two cape titles, creator-owned books, webcomics and more. Max Robinson is reading… Justice League vs. Suicide Squad #3 Written by Joshua Williamson Art by Jesus Merino Read More …

Deadshirt’s Top Ten TV Episodes of 2016

Every year, it feels like there are more and more “can’t miss” TV series, and ironically, more and more of them keep slipping through the cracks. We race to binge, stream, and catch up on every hot new show, to avoid spoilers and to keep Read More …

Deadshirt’s Top Ten Films of 2016

Here we are, in the last week of a year that cost us Prince, David Bowie and (man, seriously?) Carrie Fisher. The year that left us with a racist sexual predator as the presumptive President of the United States and reinvigorated the worst tendencies of Read More …

Deadshirt’s Top 10 Wrestling Acts of 2016

2016 may be remembered as the year that we arrived at Peak Wrestling, when there were so many great performances that we couldn’t even bear to cut our list down to only ten individual teams or wrestlers. For this reason, we felt the need to group Read More …