Why Would Someone Blog About Every Star Trek DC Comics Issue? #11 – Mindmeld

‘The Tantalus Trap’ picks up immediately following the cliffhanger from the previous issue (‘Mind Meld’). The Enterprise crew is trapped on the ‘Mirror’ Enterprise after Evil Kirk remotely activated the self-destruct sequence (which can’t be overridden). Stop me if you’ve heard any of this before—actually, don’t, because if you walked… read more »

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Why Would Someone Blog About Every Star Trek DC Comics Issue? #11 – Mindmeld

The third entry in the DC Comics Star Trek ‘Mirror Universe’ saga, ‘Mindmeld’ is surprisingly one of the better issues in the book’s early run. For the most part avoiding the tired Trek retreads so generously sprinkled through previous volumes (although not entirely, as we’ll see), ‘Mindmeld’ also manages to… read more »

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Looking For Classic Car Comics? Europe And Japan Are The Heavy Hitters

Despite the massive popularity of car culture in America—including the post-war hot-rod craze, the golden age of muscle cars that followed, the import tuner scene, and the current horsepower wars—the country’s comic books have rarely paid more than passing attention to topic.’ It turns out that if you want to… read more »

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Code 45 Interview with Ms. Jen of Space Cadets Collection Collection

I was recently given the opportunity to sit down with Jen King, owner and operator of the Space Cadets Collection Collection comic book store in Houston, Texas, and discuss all things Code 45 on the Talkin’ Shop show. Actually, conversation topics ranged far and wide, starting with my work as… read more »

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