Rebranding/Rebooting “Future Imperfect”

"Future Imperfect" was a blog about comics and comics related stuff.  I didn't stick with it for long, and the blog has laid dormant for years. Now, I'm rebranding/rebooting it.  Still named "Future Imperfect," the blog will about my writing.  I've recently had success having five flash fiction/short stories published.  I'm also having a poem … Continue reading Rebranding/Rebooting “Future Imperfect”

Is the Marvel Universe Really Ending?

Last week, Marvel announced the three umbrella titles that will take place during “Secret Wars”:  “Last Days,” “Battleworld” and “Warzones.” “Last Days” is just that:  The last days of the Marvel Universe.  “What would you do if you leaned today was your last day on earth?” asked Marvel Editor-in-Chief Axel Alonso in a press release.  … Continue reading Is the Marvel Universe Really Ending?

Comic Book Fanaticism Is Real

Last week, I posted some comments about the Charlie Hebdo attacks, suggesting that an attack on the comic book industry is a possibility.  My comment was about creator-owned comics pushing boundaries.  But it has been pointed out that fanaticism exists in men-in-tights comics. In the Comic Book Resources column “Fridays…with Greg Hatcher,” Hatcher mentions that scary … Continue reading Comic Book Fanaticism Is Real

Expo Announces New Projects at Image Comics

Last week, Image Comics held their annual Image Expo, making announcements for the new year.  Here are some of the highlights. Three Big McFarlane Announcements Todd McFarlane, Image Comics co-founder and “Spawn” creator, had a lot to talk about during the expo. The first is big changes for “Spawn,” which celebrates Issue #250 this month … Continue reading Expo Announces New Projects at Image Comics

Another Millar Book for which Readers Will Wait

I recently saw (though the official announcement came back in mid-November) that Mark Millar was creating another comic titled “Chrononauts.” The announcement said the plan is for a four-issue miniseries to start in March 2015 with at least two more miniseries to follow. Why word it so strange by saying “the plan” instead of “the … Continue reading Another Millar Book for which Readers Will Wait