Drawing Lance Test

It is pitch black. You are likely to be eaten by a grue.

Unwinnable takes a look at the five best unwinnable situations, be they weird, infuriating or just plain amusing.

True Rock Band Videogames

There was a time that rock bands would lend their name and likeness to video games that were not necessarily music based experiences. Here are five bands that made games about their rock band, before Rock Band.

Antique Critique: Venture

When Stu Horvath is on a vintage game kick, he finds himself returning again and again to an old favorite: Exidy’s classic Venture for ColecoVision.

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The Wonder of Wonder Woman: Superhero Sexuality

By MICHAEL SHERIDAN

The comic book world got all shook up this week with the surprise redress of one of the medium’s most iconic female characters.

Wonder Woman, the dark haired beauty with golden bracelets, knee-high boots and ample… powers, was given some new modern duds. Some like them, some don’t.

I would have to give the whole thing a big thumbs down. Not just because it makes the powerful princess seem hipster chic, but it strips the voluptuous heroine of her sexuality.

Lovely Beasts

Every once in a while, a comic book comes along that takes my preconceived aesthetic notions and totally twists them inside out. Beasts of Burden by Evan Dorkin and Jill Thompson is one of those books.