Lumberjanes #26

Anthony’s recommended independent comics

June 15, 2016 Anthony 0

A list of various non-Marvel/DC independent comics, graphic novels, and manga I recommend, from “Lumberjanes” to “Uncle Scrooge.” As usual, I favor trade paperbacks/graphic novels over single-issue comics, though many of these are also available in that format.

Avengers: Age of Ultron

Which characters can appear in Marvel movies?

May 29, 2016 Anthony 0

The various Marvel movies have been a success despite Marvel not owning all the film rights for their characters. But who can appear in what studio’s films? Here’s an infographic outlining where the studio rights for Marvel’s characters lie.

Harlem Globetrotters

Basketball in cartoons

May 15, 2016 Anthony 0

1996’s “Space Jam” has, despite its mixed reception by animation fans, gone on to become the most prominent animated (mixed with live-action) production centering around basketball. It’s prominent enough that Warner Bros. even plans to produce a sequel.

But what other cartoons referencing basketball have been made? Here’s a list of some noteworthy references to basketball in cartoons besides “Space Jam.”

US currency

Educational cartoons about money

April 16, 2016 Anthony 0

Money’s a fundamental driving point of many cartoons, from supervillains robbing banks to characters worrying about their livelihoods. However, some educational fare over the years has […]