Deadshirt is Reading: TMNT/Usagi Yojimbo and Steven Universe!

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. Robby Karol is reading… Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles/Usagi Yojimbo #1 Story, Art and Letters by Stan Sakai Colored Read More …

Where’s My Freaking Revolution: Standing Firm on the Battleground

Where did we leave off with SmackDown Live? Oh, right. The Ellsworth Incident. SmackDown has done an admirable job trying to recover from last month’s Money in the Bank fiasco, and in Carmella’s case actually turn the massive misstep into a positive as she established Read More …

Deadshirt is Reading: Luke Cage and Aquaman!

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. Andrew Niemann is reading… Luke Cage #3 Written by David F. Walker Art by Nelson Blake II Colored Read More …

Boat Dinks: Thunder in Paradise “The Pilot”

Before the rise and global domination of prestige television, TV used to be an ocean of forgettable, weird syndicated procedurals. The all but forgotten mad dream of the creators of Baywatch, one show ran for a single season before fading into the dusty halls of Read More …

You Have To See This: Can’t Hardly Wait and the End of Childhood

The world is too messed up to obsess over bad movies as much as we do; isn’t it time we obsess over good ones? In his allegedly monthly column You Have To See This, Chuck Winters reaches into his pile of flawed, forgotten, or just Read More …

Deadshirt is Reading: Spider-Men II and Wonder Woman!

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… Spider-Men II #1 Written by Brian Michael Bendis Art by Sara Pichelli Colored by Read More …

Where’s My FREAKING Revolution: Background, Bayley and Balls

We need to talk about the Women’s Revolution. It was actually two years ago this week that Stephanie McMahon appeared on Monday Night Raw to announce the beginning of what was then called “The Divas Revolution.” Confronting then-champ Nikki Bella, Stephanie introduced the newest additions to Read More …

Spider-Man: Homecoming is a Joyous Victory Lap for the MCU

I’m of the persuasion that there are basically three types of superhero yarn. The first is the Chosen One, God on Earth, who defends the weak masses from fantastic threats–so, your Superman. The second is the descendent of noir, detective stories, a melodrama that can Read More …

Too Much Wrestling: The G1 Special Special

The world of professional wrestling is so vast and fast-moving that it’s damn near impossible to keep up. Luckily, your pals at Deadshirt are here to keep an eye on squared circles everywhere, from modest bingo halls to packed football stadiums, and bring you the Read More …

Deadshirt is Reading: Deathstroke and Snotgirl!

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. David Uzumeri is reading… Deathstroke #21 Written by Priest Penciled by Diogenes Neves Inked by Jason Paz Colored Read More …