Deconstructed: NFL SuperPro #1

I have a special treat in store for todays Deconstructed. A book that has been referred to as the worst comic ever created. I recently wrote about a panel at Edmonton Expo that featured legendary creator Bob Budiansky. During a recap of his all-star career, he brought up SuperPro as one of his most silly…

5 Must See October ‘017 Movies

Oh geez, this is going to be a tough one. Some months this series is easier, some months… some months in can be like fishing in a water treatment plant. I wish I could reuse ‘It’ from last month, because that is the movie to watch. I do not want to resort to choosing the…

Warcross by Marie Lu

As best selling author Marie Lu’s new book approached its September release this year there was a staggering amount of ARC reviews. I can confidently say that I have never seen that many ARC’s released during my blogging career. Maybe what stood out was how positive every review was. Lu has been one of the…

Episode Seven: Edmonton Expo Experience

Originally posted on Plog:
Welcome back for a special edition of Plog! This weekend Green Onion recorded on location at the #EdmontonExpo Check out this weeks episode synopsis: Special edition: This week in Plog, Green Onion is casting on location from Edmonton. Listen to his experience of attending this weekends Edmonton Comics and Entertainment Expo.…

Live Blog Feed from Edmonton Expo: Day Two

Good morning! And welcome back to the Green Onion Blog. It is day two of my live feed directly from Edmonton Comics and Entertainment Expo. If you are a fan of comics, cons, or pop culture this is the post for you. A live blog feed works like this: During the day I will be…

Live Blog Feed from Edmonton Expo: Day One

Greetings all of my friends, followers, and geeks of all pop cultures! This weekend I have a special treat for you, as the Green Onion Blog goes live! For the next two days I will be taking in all there is at the Edmonton Comics and Entertainment Expo! So, if you like… stuff. Y’know, like…

Jenn’s Birthday Top 5 ‘017 (Guest Post by Jenn)

Today is a special day, not only around home, but also, for The Green Onion Blog. In bringing our family full trip around the sun, the last birthday of the year, is today! Jenn, the studious, hard-working, affectionate and caring, beautiful mother/leader of our home is celebrating another year of life living! As per the…

Episode Six: Plogémon

Originally posted on Plog:
It’s Tuesday! That means it is time for a fresh podcast from Plog! Here’s your episode breakdown: Eric and Green get into their opinions on the long awaited third book of the Kingkiller Chronichles, Doors of Stone. Green reveals his feelings on the Fantastic Four, and how he desperately waits for…

Sunday Mise en Place (Sept. 11 to 17, ‘017)

It’s another Sunday, that means it is Mise en Place day. A weekly spot for me to ramble about life, universe, and everything. Or, more accurately, life, the blog, and podcast. Same-sies. It was a big week for me, with another big one on the way. So, without any fuss, let’s get into what’s going…

Deconstructed: Sub-Mariner #26

For this weeks Deconstructed we are going back to look at one of Marvel Comics most underrated (or overrated, depends how you look at it) characters. Namor the Sub-Mariner is an importants piece to Marvel Universe cannon. Sometimes the hero, often the villain, the first comic book anti-hero. The king of Atlantis has aligned with…

Grandpa Onion’s Birthday

Today is my fathers birthday, and as much as I would love to do a Grandpa’s Top 5 books, he does not read that much. Despite that he always did support me in my enthusiasm for all things comics and literature, taking interest when necessary. Such as our father-son fishing trips, where he would be…

Black Hammer: Secret Origins by Jeff Lemire and Dean Ormston

It is about time I got around to reviewing the 2017 Eisner Award winner for best new series, Black Hammer. Written by none other than my favourite comic scribe, and constant hero of the Green Onion Blog, Jeff Lemire. Funny, I put this book off because I worry that you, the readers, are sick of…