Category Diary of a Comic Book Goddess

Musings of a Comic Book Goddess.

Green Lantern: Is that all there is?

As one Green Lantern fan said, “It’s the best we’re gonna get, which is not necessarily a good thing.” Well, better late to the party than never showing up, I finally saw Green Lantern. It was all right. Granted, I…

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Gene Colan: 1926-2011

On Thursday June 23, 2011 at around 11pm, Gene Colan died from complications related to liver disease and a broken hip. He was 84. We’ve lost another one of the Silver Age greats, folks. He made an indelible mark on…

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DCU Reboot: A Reaction

It’s been a little over two weeks since DC announced that it was rebooting its Universe and releasing a whole slew of #1s. During that time, I’ve struggled to organize my thoughts on the subject, how this will affect the…

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Chris Evans as Captain America

Chris Evans as Captain America graces the cover of this week’s issue of Entertainment Weekly. Is it just me or does Chris Evans look eerily like Nathan Fillion?  Via ICv2. Shelley Smarz is a comic book scholar and business woman.

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Terry Pratchett + Disney = ????

Bleeding Cool’s reporting that Ron Clements and John Musker are working on an adaptation of Terry Pratchett’s  fourth Discworld novel, Mort. Mort was the first Discworld novel I ever read; I went through the Death novels first.  It’s the book…

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