Crossovers: not just for fanfics.

Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney is a Charming Addition to Both Franchises [Review]

Crossover games outside the fighting genre are a rarity these days, so when a crossover between two of the more cerebral franchises out there–Professor Layton and Ace Attorney–was announced in 2012, it turned a few heads, especially given that the Venn diagram between their two fan bases is almost a circle. Alas, the companies involved…

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Your Deadshirt Comics Shopping List for: September 24th, 2014

It’s Wednesday and that means new comics. Let Deadshirt steer your wallet in the right direction with reviews (with preview pages) of titles out today from Image, Dark Horse, IDW, Boom! Studios, Archie, MonkeyBrain, Oni, Fantagraphics, Top Shelf, Action Lab, and more! Roche Limit #1 Written by Michael Moreci Art by Vic Malhotra Colors by Jordan Boyd Letters by…

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Infinite Diversity: Everybody’s Human

Star Trek is an enormous and complex cultural entity whose impact on politics, technology, and storytelling are undeniable. It’s also a flawed and problematic as any other massive media franchise. Lifelong Trekkie and Deadshirt Editor-in-Chief Dylan Roth attempts to make sense of it all for die-hards and outsiders alike in his new column: Infinite Diversity. “Do you want to…

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Deadshirt Is Watching… Comedy, Haters!

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 (or, in the case of this week, only insane reality shows).  Max Robinson is watching… Tim & Eric’s Bedtime Stories Season 1, Episode 1, “Hole”…

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Deadshirt Is Reading… The Old Familiar

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. For more of our thoughts on this week’s new comics, take a look at Wednesday’s Deadshirt Comics Shopping List. Joe and Max are reading… In this month’s Multiversity Roundtable, Deadshirters Max Robinson and Joe…