Archive for August, 2008

Why The Joker is Pure Evil #1

August 11, 2008

Killing countless innocents and crippling young women is one thing, but…

…stealing a kid’s report card just to make him cry is the worst!

Damn you, Joker!

DCU Previews: Bronze Tiger and Buying Time

August 8, 2008

The DCU Fan Set Project has been a lot of fun to follow so far. In addition to long overdue groups like Speed Force and The Rogues receiving their due, fan-favorites such as Emerald Enemies and the Suicide Squad have also been given a chance to shine.

Today I’m fortunate enough to preview not just one, but two cards for the Suicide Squad team. Although I haven’t had a chance to see any other Suicide Squad cards, I think the following two do a great job of establishing the team’s mechanics while staying true to the nature of the comic books.

But enough talking about the cards, I’ll just show you the goods!

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Hobby League 8/05: BYOT

August 5, 2008

This week we’ll be playing with the Bring Your Own Team format, with one exception. ALL of the cards in your decks are required to be team-stamped. Ban lists still apply.

A special prize will be given out to the player who brings the worst team. I’m thinking Secret Six might just be the ticket!

Edit: I didn’t realize that there aren’t enough Secret Six cards to support a full 60-card deck. Back to the drawing board…

Artists I Love: Update!

August 4, 2008

So I missed out on Comic Con this year, but one of my best friends, D’Ann, was kind enough to bring a piece of it home. She went down to Artist’s Alley and begged one of my favorite artists, Art Balthazar, to draw a sketch for me!

Enter: Batwoman… (click to view larger)

Yes, it was drawn in crayon. Do you have a problem with that?