Book Reviews · Graphic Novels

Adventures of a Japanese Business Man

Author/Artist: José Domingo Genre: fantasy Age: Adult Summary: The story is yours to create. Review: The graphic novel is made up with nothing but pictures. Kind of like a choose you own adventure only you have to make up what is going on in the story with only the picture to guide you.  The pictures… Continue reading Adventures of a Japanese Business Man

Book Reviews · Graphic Novels

The Three Thieves Vol one: Tower of Treasure

Author/Artist: Scott Chantler Genre: Fantasy Age: MG Summary: As an acrobat in a traveling circus, 14-year-old orphan Dessa Redd flies through the air with ease. Still, she is weighed down by troubling memories. But when her ragtag circus troupe pulls into the city of Kingsbridge, Dessa feels a tickle of hope. Maybe here in the… Continue reading The Three Thieves Vol one: Tower of Treasure

Book Reviews · Graphic Novels

The Adventure Zone Vol one. Here There be Gerblins

Based on the podcast by Clint McElroy, Griffin McElroy, Justin McElroy, Travis McElroy, Adaptation by Clint McElroy & Carcy Pietsch Artist: Carcy Pietsch Genre: Fantasy, Humor Review: A bunch of newbies get together and play Dungeon and Dragons. The Dungeon master keep interrupting them with sarcastic advise like: I fill a dungeon with creatures and… Continue reading The Adventure Zone Vol one. Here There be Gerblins

Movie Reviews

Tintin: Movie review

Genre: Action, adventure Rated: PG Director: Steven SpielbergYear of Release: 2011 Summary: Having bought a model ship, the Unicorn, for a pound off a market stall Tintin (Jamie Bell) is initially puzzled that the sinister Mr. Sakharine (Daniel Craig) should be so eager to buy it from him, resorting to murder and kidnapping Tintin - accompanied by… Continue reading Tintin: Movie review

Book Reviews · Graphic Novels

The Deep: Here Be Dragons

Author: Tom Taylor Artist: James Brouwer Summary:  After an earthquake, a sea monster begins haunting the ocean. The daring aquanauts, the Nekton family is on the hunt to investigate. Meanwhile an island is completely not hit by a tsunami. Danger, secrets, peril, ancient messages, and shocking revelations well all be revealed.  Review: The art style is… Continue reading The Deep: Here Be Dragons