Comic Review: Gideon Falls #6

Gideon Falls has been a complex story already. But, the conclusion of the first chapter brings up the intensity and breaks the mold of artistic choices.

Comic Review: Gideon Falls #4

The Background- Gideon Falls is one of the best new books on the comic shelves. More and more readers are starting to pay attention to this strange little series and it is quickly gaining mass popularity. I guarantee this is a comic like none you have ever read before. If you are not on the…

Comic Review: Gideon Falls #3

The Background- Finally, the wait for the third issue of Gideon Falls has been released.  As a comic reader, the month-long delay for issues has become a part of life. However, waiting for a new Gideon Falls is a form of torture.  The mysterious story from the brilliant mind of Jeff Lemire has been eating away…

Movie Review: Avengers: Infinity War

Ten years and seventeen major motion pictures have all lead to this moment- well, sixteen movies, but I will get to that. Avengers: Infinity War is the culminating moment that the Marvel Cinematic Universe has been leading to. Sitting in the theatre waiting for the show to begin you can feel the anticipation of something…

Comic Review: Infinity Countdown #1

The Background  The wait is finally over.  As the Infinity Stones are about to be reunited in the Marvel Cinematic universe at the end of this month, so too are the powerful crystals returning to the comic book world.  There has been a lot of lead up to this major event with each stone appearing…

Movie Review: Ready Player One

It is no secret that I am a fan of the incredible novel Ready Player One by Ernest Cline.  In fact, you could call me a super fan.  Not only did I give the book a perfect score in my review two years ago, but it has also made its place to my list of…

Comic Review: Gideon Falls #1

I think that I have made it pretty evident that I am a huge fan of Jeff Lemire.  The Canadian creator is easily my favourite modern comic book writer, and he has a way of telling stories that resonates with me.  So, since I heard about the new project, Gideon Falls I counted down the…

Sunday Mise en Place (Mar. 5 to 11, ‘018)

Welcome back to the Sunday Mise en Place, a weekly wrap up/break down of everything going on for the Green Onion Blog. Sunday is the day to check in, and you can get a stack of Green Onion articles to check out, plus a peek at what’s coming. A bit of an exciting week around…

Comic Review: Oblivion Song #1

    I remember picking up Robert Kirkman’s Walking Dead some 14 years ago and being blown away by the development of such a character-rich zombie story.   Battle Pope and Invincible, Kirkman’s two other most popular comics, also carried much of that same love with the beginnings of their long storylines.  In a message stashed…

Sunday Mise en Place (Feb. 26 to Mar. 4, ‘018)

And, like that it’s March. 2018 is moving too fast- have I said that before? It doesn’t even matter because with this snow it feels like it has been winter for around six years. We have been hit with so many major snowfalls that our car literally has to pave its own path. I have…