Tag Archives: Manga

4-Panel Vol. 2, Issue 13 – Stan Lee Tribute

We lost one of the kings of pop culture, a much beloved creative force, and one of the people who was responsible for making comic books what they are today. He made us believe in characters who were larger than life, but somehow still down

Keyframe 129 – Muffin-Topping Into Mainstream

My Hero Academia has been a huge success as a series, but it’s the remarkable success of the Two Heroes movie that has Tucky and Producer Rob thinking about the changing perception of animated feature films in the West. This naturally leads to an interesting

4-Panel Vol. 2, Issue 12 – Daredevil Season 3

4-Panel returns for our regularly scheduled weekly chat about comics and manga, so join Andrew (the Comics Sage), Mick (Old Man Comics), and Producer Rob as they discuss the third season of Daredevil from Netflix, along with a side order about the future of the

The Top 10 Mistakes Comics Make

Comics can be a fantastic doorway into another world, they can be a tool for telling compelling visual stories, and they can be a plodding pedestrian mess, of less interest than a documentary about beige paint drying. Once you’ve read a few of these text-laden

Keyframe 128 – Dragon Ball’s Time Trunks

We’ve got a packed episode this week as Producer Rob kicks things off with One Piece Uncut – Collection 19 (episodes 446 to 468), which fans will know is the end of the Impel Down Arc and the beginning of the Marineford Arc (also known

4-Panel Vol. 2, Issue 10 – Some Spooky Horror Comics

It’s Halloween, so we’re using that as an excuse to talk about some spooky scary comics and manga. There are plenty of suggestions for the discerning horror and supernatural fan including little known Eric Powell’s Hillbilly from Albatross Comics (which Producer Rob covered many moons

4-Panel Vol.2, Issue 9 – Who is Bullseye?

It’s time for another episode of 4-Panel, so join Andrew (Comics Sage), Mick (Old Man Comics), and Producer Rob as they investigate the history of the latest villain to go up against Daredevil as the Netflix series enters its third season. So who is Bullseye?

Cinema Eclectica 180 – Stan Lee is Fozzie Bear

Two mysterious drifters converge on a lonely podcast to cover “Bad Times At The El Royale”. Drew Goddard’s follow-up to “The Cabin in the Woods” has an enviable cast, but can it escape from under the big-chinned shadow of Tarantino? This week’s Off the Shelf

4-Panel Vol. 2, Issue 8 – What Makes a Good Crossover Event?

If you’ve been reading comics for long enough you’ll have the first-hand experience of cross-over events, ranging from the good (The Infinity Gauntlet, Crisis on Infinite Earths), the strange (Justice League Vs. Suicide Squad), the bad (Civil War II), and the truly awful (Secret Empire).