Rockers Who Couldn’t Really Race

It’s a dangerous temptation that faces anyone who achieves success in one specific field: believing their own hype and trying to expand that golden touch to a completely different sphere. For some rock stars that means trying their hand at acting (hello, Mick Jagger), while for others it’s time to… read more »

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6 Days Left To Back Code 45! Time For Another 9-Panel Visual Feast

There are only 6 days left in the Code 45 Kickstarter campaign for you to grab the full graphic novel series. Click here to pick up your copies today! To celebrate meeting not just being fully-funded, but also meeting our first stretch goal, here’s a 9-panel visual feast art blast… read more »

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Code 45 Comic Character Bio: Pierre-Yves, aka ‘The Glue’

It’s Monday on the Code 45 Kickstarter campaign, which means it’s time for a fresh character bio. Today we’re going to look at Pierre-Yves, Vanessa’s roommate, who serves as her entry point to the world of Montreal’s underground music scene. Pierre-Yves is loosely based on an amalgamation of people I… read more »

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It’s A Code 45 #FullPageFriday With A Look Inside Issue #4

The Code 45 campaign is heading towards its first stretch goal, which we will be announcing tomorrow. at www.code-45.com. In the meantime it’s Full Page Friday with this sneak peak at Issue #4. Vanessa’s journey towards understanding the dragon menace that surrounds her really kicks into high gear in this… read more »

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Code 45’s Happy 2b Hardcore Influence: Tunes Still Bangin’ 20 Years Later

Like most North Americans who came of age in the 1990s, the first electronic dance music I ever heard was Euro. I have vivid memories from my early teenage years of encountering groups and producers like Snap!, The Real McCoy, 2Unlimited, Technotronic, Haddaway, and Mo-Do on the countless ‘Dance Mix’… read more »

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Today’s Code 45 #FullPageFriday Highlights Vanessa’s 1st Dragon Encounter

The full Code 45 graphic novel series is currently available at www.code-45.com! 3 weeks left to grab yours from our Kickstarter campaign! For today’s #FullPageFriday, I wanted to highlight Vanessa’s first major dragon sighting, which happens to her alongside Nikki, her night shift companion, early on in our story. Artist… read more »

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Were The Ford Explorer SUVs In Jurassic Park Self-Driving Or Not?

A few weeks ago I was scrolling through Twitter when I came across a picture of one of the Ford Explorers used in the original Jurassic Park movie. Despite having seen the film a thousand times—thanks in large part to my sister’s super-fandom when we were just barely teenagers—I suddenly… read more »

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