Daily Archives August 11, 2017

Preacher Season 2 Ep 6: Sokosha

Directed by: David Evans
Written by: Mary Laws

The Saint of Killers has finally caught up to Jesse, and the result is the most intense and emotionally powerful episode of Preacher yet.

After barely escaping the Saint and finding out that Fiore is dead, Jesse, Tulip, and Cassidy do some research to uncover the Saint’s backstory, and find out that he is the only living man without a soul. Jesse offers the Saint a deal; leave them alone, and Jesse will give the Saint a soul so he can join his family in heaven. The catch – Tulip, Cassidy, and Denis stay as the Saint’s captives.

From there, the episode follows Jesse trying to find a soul for the Saint, and back at Denis’ apartment, the subplot between Cassidy and Denis finally comes to a head.

Outside of that synopsis, I find it hard to ...

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles / Usagi Yojimbo

TMNT and Usagi have a long and storied past.  Both creations first appeared in 1984 as black and white, creator owned, anamorphic characters, with asian influences. By 1989, the Turtles’ franchise was picking up steam, and a conversation between Usagi Creator Stan Sakai and TMNT co-creator Peter Laird resulted in Usagi being released as part of the TMNT Playmate Toys line. Since then, the two properties have crossed over in comics, toys, and television, as well as cheeky references to rabbits in the 1993 and 2014 Turtle films.

This month the world gets to see these amazing characters meet yet again in not one, but two, mediums...

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