Monthly Archives August 2017

Marney the Fox

Writer: Scott Goodall
Artist: John Stokes
Publisher: 2000 AD

Newly born into the world, Marney the Fox is soon orphaned when his mother is killed by a farmer, and his siblings taken. A cub alone in the wild, Marney must learn to survive the harsh wilderness.

Marney the Fox is… an oddity. It’s about a fox cub trying to survive in the wild, which sounds like something that’d be skewed towards a younger audience, but the constant danger and fear of death that Marney finds himself in seems sort of at odds with that. There’s never a moment for the fox cub to rest or get his bearings or have any kind of adventure that doesn’t have him struggling to fight for his life...

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Kickstarter/Indiegogo Spotlight: Dized

Like with most fun things, you really just want to jump in to the actual fun part and would rather skip the rulebook. Well what if you could? This week’s spotlight is a new app that is going to help you do exactly that. Dized let’s you play right out of the box, with enjoyable tutorials that make learning the game actually fun. That sounds great to me and I’m sure many of you, so check out the Indiegogo to learn more.

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Gen Con 50: Incomprehensible Interview with Grant Wilson of Rather Dashing Games

I’m not going to lie. This was the interview that I was most excited to do. Grant is such an incredibly nice guy and the games that Rather Dashing is putting out are absolutely fantastic! The fact that he gave me a button and a hug didn’t influence me in the slightest…I promise! Seriously, watch the interview and go check out what Rather Dashing has coming out. I’ll give you a hint..one is coming out just 3 days before my birthday…nudge nudge…hehe…

Oh…and the other voice you’ll hear answering Question #2 belongs to Mike, who is also rather awesome and …well, rather dashing.. (yeah, I went there…)

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Gen Con 50: Incomprehensible Interview with Bobby West of Haba Games

Bobby is one incredibly busy guy but managed to find the time to meet with us and successfully complete his Incomprehensible Interview! Check out what’s coming up with Haba Games!

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Angel City: Town Without Pity

Writer: Janet Harvey
Artist: Megan Levens
Colors: Nick Filardi
Publisher: Oni Press

Dolores Dare isn’t like most of the young starlets who come to Hollywood with dreams of fame on the silver screen. She works for Gino Volante as an enforcer, roughing up shop owners to collect debts. A career criminal hiding in plain sight, but her life is upended when her best friend, Frances Faye, is brutally murdered, found dead in a dumpster. Working with Joe, a reporter with connections throughout the city, Dolores begins to unravel the criminal activities of the biggest movie studios to get justice for her friend.

Angel City: Town Without Pity adheres rigidly to the tropes of conventions of Hollywood noir. The big star actor with a history of violence being covered for by the studio executives...

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