Off the Cuff: Batmobile & Dr. Horrible

Back in February I mentioned that video game papercraft was far surpassing it’s cousin (comic book papercraft).  However, I think the tide may be turning in this battle.  In a major couter attack we now have the Batmobile created entirely in papercraft.  Just...

Off the Cuff: Dr. Horrible’s Sing Along

Joss Whedon has been wildly successful (at least creatively) with Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Firefly.  He’s one of the most original and talented creators I can think of.  And there’s no question he’s at it again with Dr. Horrible’s Sing...

Off the Cuff: Tell me already Blizzard!

I can’t take it. I just can’t take it anymore.  I need to know what Blizzard is up to.  Of course I only have to wait a few more days and it will all be over.  But those few days seem like an eternity right now! Blizzard has a tradition of building up...

Off the Cuff: Iron Man

I did it. Something I was convinced I would never do. I finally went and saw Iron Man. After several years worth of columns saying how horrible I thought this movie would be, it turned out to be one of the best comic book films I’ve ever seen. Apparently admitting...

Off the Cuff: Spectacular Spider-Man

There’s no doubt about it – we live in a golden era for superhero acceptance. We’ve had dozens of movies come out. Some better. Some worse. We’ve also had maybe a dozen TV shows based on comic books come out in the last few years. So if you’re a fan, this is a good...

Off the Cuff: Batman The Animated Series

I spent a lot of my formative years watching Batman the Animated Series. And I loved it. That show defined not only Batman but all superheroes with its atmosphere, stories, and characters. Every single cartoon or movie is chasing the standard that Batman: TAS set....