Thursday, May 23, 2013
With news that "American Horror Story" star Evan Peters will play Quicksilver in the upcoming "X-Men: Days Of Future Past" movie, an intriguing question is now on the table: has Marvel Studios opened up some sort of "partnership" with Fox in terms of the Marvel movies?
|From "Punisher MAX: Butterfly"|
"I think that the whole system is geared for them to fail."—Sony studio chief Amy Pascal on why she thinks female directors are at such a disadvantage in Hollywood
Here's a story I've been sitting on for a while, but I think enough time has passed. It's about how a comic book author "resurrects" a character she or he created after said character either dies on the page or before the page is even printed.
Silly me, I thought it would be difficult nailing down some vital posts in-between my current writing projects: but Conan O'Brien made it easy-peasy for me!
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
|"Everybody Loves Arsenal"|
With news that Amazon has essentially legitimized/monetized the huge fan-fiction community with their Kindle Worlds initiative, I have to wonder out loud whether the comic industry shouldn't take up this model. Indeed, comic properties are mentioned on the Kindle Worlds official page:
"Get ready for Kindle Worlds, a place for you to publish fan fiction inspired by popular books, shows, movies, comics, music, and games."
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Is there anything more boring than a writer telling you about something he or she is writing? It's like somebody describing the dream they had last night, isn't it? The ultimate egotistic act, besides Facebook selfies.
And yet here I am telling you about what I'm writing.
Friday, May 17, 2013
|Wolverine: Company Mutant|
I have a lot of jadedness to WTF posts, as many of them are consciously-constructed trolly link bait anyway. But oh god this article...
"Why Girls Hate Game Of Thrones," on Thrillist, makes an awful lot of assumptions about women and what they like and don't like. First on the list of reasons the hive-womb don't like "GoT"