Time of the Preacher

The following first appeared on the website of North Hollywood's Blastoff Comics, the second website to carry the comic book musings of Four Colors! Thanks to the whole gang over there!!! Also, NOTE: There is some saucy language in this piece; kind of unavoidable when talking about Preacher... ENJOY!   To lay [...]

By | November 4th, 2014|0 Comments

Days of Marvel Present (Part 2 of 3)

The following first appeared in the June edition of Culture Counter Magazine. But I wrote it (and totally spaced on re-posting it), so we're also gonna post it on the blog too. Enjoy! Part 2: Cracks in the Mark 42 Armor The “Amazing Spider-Man 2″ is basically the first post-”Avengers” superhero film. [...]

By | August 12th, 2014|0 Comments

Days of Marvel Past (Part 1 of 3)

The following first appeared in the April edition of Culture Counter Magazine. But I wrote it, so we're also gonna post it on the blog too. Enjoy! Part 1: Nothing Lasts Forever The first issue of The Amazing Spider-Man, in fact Spidey’s first tussle with a super villain, features the Fantastic [...]

By | April 6th, 2014|0 Comments


About 30 minutes from now will mark the start of the Image Expo in San Francisco. I am currently waiting in line to get in, updating the blog from my iPad. But I will be doing a full report on the expo later today and/or tomorrow. So make sure to [...]

By | July 2nd, 2013|0 Comments

Free Comic Book Day 2013!

It's Comic Book Christmas! Today is Free Comic Book Day, the annual tradition of the comic book where, every first Saturday in May, publishers offer free comic books to readers in the hope of enticing them into checking out the rest of their books. The Complete List of Free Comics [...]

By | May 4th, 2013|0 Comments

Mr. Reece Goes to Comic-Con

“Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.” John Lennon said that. He might not have ever attended Comic-Con, but Mr. Lennon may as well have been describing my time in San Diego when he said it. Every amazing thing that happened, happened without plans. But [...]

By | July 26th, 2011|0 Comments

Twas the Night Before Comic-Con

Cover mash up courtesy of superherouniverse.com Technically, its the night BEFORE the "Night Before Comic-Con", but it IS the "Night Before Trevor Leaves for San Diego because He is NOT Doing That Drive in One Day." Comic-Con starts Thursday for most folks, but for a select few who were fortunate [...]

By | July 18th, 2011|0 Comments

Planet of the Alternative Press Expos

It seems that October is a great time to like independent comics. October 4th was 24 Hour Comic Book Day, which is explained here. And now, we’ve just had APE (Alternative Press Expo) this past weekend in San Francisco. It’s fitting that APE is a part of Comic-Con International, as [...]

By | October 21st, 2010|0 Comments


So over the next few days, I am going to be reviewing a few books from :01 (First Second) Books. For those who read this blog on a regular basis, :01 was the publisher of the book, "American Born Chinese" which I reviewed recently. The books will be (not in [...]

By | October 14th, 2009|0 Comments