Category Archives: Comics News/Commentary

Obligatory Ben Affleck Post: A Tired And Weary Topic

Imagine our surprise when We Got Issues received a notice from the League of Marginal Comic Bloggers saying we would lose our membership if we did not comment on Ben Affleck staring as Batman in the next DC movie. We’re … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Jack Kirby

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Our Reactions to the Colorado Shootings

I’m shocked and appalled. It’s senseless and my heart goes out to the victims. I pray that no one blames Dark Knight the way The Matrix was blamed for the columbine shootings. Films are an escape from reality, not a … Continue reading

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Why I Can’t Talk to My Girlfriend About Comics, Part Seven

For some reason (related to overwhelming work and after-work schedules) this column was reduced to a partial-hype column last week.  I’m going to do that one more time, as  I think this week’s subject is as perfect as Orc Stain … Continue reading

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Why I Can’t Talk to My Girlfriend About Comics, Part Six

You guys see this?!? Would you believe it’s the cover to Justice League #6? Wouldja? Huh? Well guess what???? No, really, guess what???

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Why I Can’t Talk to My Girlfriend About Comics, Part Five

Here’s the ad copy from Antarctic Press on the Victorian Secret Winter Wardrobe One Shot:

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Why I Can’t Talk to My Girlfriend About Comics, Part Four

There are many conversations I can have in the course of a day regarding my two main interests, writing and comics. I call it defending my life. By now, I’m used to having to defend my writing when people bring … Continue reading

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M.I.L.F. Magnet….F.M.L.

Oh God. Oh my God. What is this???? You know I was willing to give Moonstone Comics a fair read when I saw they were creating a Kolchak the Night Stalker series. But now? Now, well I wanna put this … Continue reading

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The New Awful Halloween Costumes From Marvel

Every once in a great while, someone will do something in the name of comics that will piss me off to no end – whether it’s a comic writer killing off a major character just to bring him/her back to … Continue reading

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New Spider-Man Trailer featuring the Lizard

New Spider-Man Trailer featuring the Lizard

Sony/Paramount/Marvel released a new trailer for ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ set to hit theaters July 3.

In the latest add we finally get a few glimpses of the Spider-Man’s antagonist ‘The Lizard’. There’s a even a few shots of them duking it out. Looks pretty sweet, definitely getting more exited about this release with each new trailer.

There’s no doubt that this will be a darker retelling of Peter Parker’s origin; the film finally explains the death/disappearance of Parker’s parents. The film makers even seem to make a nod to ‘The Dark Knight’. In one scene Dennis Leary who plays Captain George Stacy announces in a press release that he will arrest the vigilante known as Spider-Man.

Check it out for yourself:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-tnxzJ0SSOw&feature=youtu.be

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