Catching Up With Comicdom Wrecks

After a few-months delay, I started reading the 2009 comic series, Chew. It features Tony Chu, a Philadelphia cop who gets psychic visions from whatever he eats. Volume One of Chew contained the first 5 issues of the series. Here are my reviews on  Issues #1 and #2 (called 'Chapters' in the collection): Chapter 1: LINK Chapter 2: LINK … Continue reading Catching Up With Comicdom Wrecks

Catching Up With Podicus Wrecks: “Comics and Games”

First, you can catch me at a new location: Twitter! I'm @AnthonyBTicks Here are 3 recent episodes of "Podicus Wrecks": Episode #90: we give our thoughts on E3, including which games we are most looking forward to, and which panels were the best. Episode #93: myself, along with the 3 senior members of "Comicdom Wrecks", discuss what comic … Continue reading Catching Up With Podicus Wrecks: “Comics and Games”

“Podicus Wrecks”: ‘Saturday Morning Cartoons #22’

The writers for the website "Comicdom Wrecks", for the last few months, have picked an episode or 2 of a cartoon and written about it; this happens every Saturday morning. When there is a 5th Saturday in a month, we will get together, watch cartoons, and do a live commentary/review on them. Yesterday was the … Continue reading “Podicus Wrecks”: ‘Saturday Morning Cartoons #22’

The ComicdomWrecks.com “Podicus Wrecks College Football Bowl Game Spectacular 2017”

"Podicus Wrecks" founder J.R. and I did a podcast episode last year, where we picked the winners of the NCAA College Football bowl games. Neither of us had looked at the list of games beforehand; we pulled up the games and predicted them live, with the loser buying the winner dinner, at a time to … Continue reading The ComicdomWrecks.com “Podicus Wrecks College Football Bowl Game Spectacular 2017”

First Thoughts: “Super Mario Odyssey”

I got the chance to play about 30 minutes of Super Mario Odyssey on Saturday evening. I now want to own this game, if for the sole reason of getting revenge on Bullet Bills. Minor, early-game spoilers below. There was much that I enjoyed about my introduction to Super Mario Odyssey, starting with the game's actual intro. … Continue reading First Thoughts: “Super Mario Odyssey”

Catching Up: “Podicus Wrecks”

You can check out "Comicdom Wrecks" writers J.R., Jacob, and Casey, as well as myself and a couple of other guests, on the podcast "Podicus Wrecks". Here are some of our most recent episodes: Episode 53: We review "The Dark Tower" movie (ugh!) Episode 54: "Game of Thrones", Season 7 Review Episode 55: A grab-bag of topics: … Continue reading Catching Up: “Podicus Wrecks”

10+2 Favorite Books, Part 2

Part 2 of the list: 6. "Domes of Fire" by David Eddings (1992) This Fantasy story deals with the 4 Militant Orders, Elenia, and the Tamuli Empire. The Militant Orders are groups of church knights - think of them as different groups of Paladins/War Priests; Elenia is the country, and main setting, of Eddings's Elenium … Continue reading 10+2 Favorite Books, Part 2