Stargirl: Unpacking the Return of Starman

Sylvester Pemberton is kind of a mess, isn’t he? It’s hard to come to any other conclusion after watching him destroy a grocery store as he impulsively attacked Sportsmaster and Tigress. This is more than Starman being a spoiled rich boy…

The Year of Magical People

SPX 2022 was back – how many “ is back!” stories have I written this year – but I mean it was really back. Taking the bus down, I fretted a bit over whether there would be a lot of changes to the hotel or the setting but I honestly…

Alison Wonderland & Z2 Comics release LONER

Today’s Small Press Spotlight offers a preview of Loner, the new graphic novel from Z2 Comics and singer/songwriter/producer Alison Wonderland. Z2 Comics co-founder Sridhar Reddy is co-writing the book with Wonderland while Minomiyabi,…

The X-TERMINATORS Explode Onto the Scene

Welcome back to the Marvel Rundown! This week, Stately Beat Manor dives headfirst into the action-packed slugfest that is X-Terminators. What do you get when you mix the X-Men, slashers, and a healthy serving of parental advisory? Find out…