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Fashion Beast # 1 - Alan Moore, Malcolm McLaren Facundo Percio

wraparound cover / portada dobleFashion is such a part of our everyday life that we often forget its implications. Beyond colors, cloths or brands, fashion seems to stand for something else,...

Review: I Kill Giants

CoverI Kill Giants tells us the story of giants, magic hammers and Barbara Thorson the killer of giants.Barbara is a fifth grader that, unlike normal fifth graders, knows exactly what her place in...

September comic books / cómics de setiembre


I was really looking forward to Alan Moore’s Fashion Beast # 1. I really enjoyed it and it sure deserves a review of its own (so more on that later).

September films / películas de setiembre

With fewer comics to read, in September I had more time for the seventh art. So let’s start with The Watch (2012) directed by Akiva Schaffer, a sci-fi comedy that gathers a true constellation of...

Think Tank # 1 - Matt Hawkins Rahsan Ekedal

Have you ever wondered what the US Military could be inventing right now? We all know that technology keeps evolving, and that guns are not the same now as they used to be half a century ago. In...

August comic books / cómics de agosto



Although slightly delayed, it’s time to talk about August comics, or at least some of them.

Brad Meltzer - The Archer’s Quest (Green Arrow)

Matt Wagner (covers / portadas)“I was dead. I came back to life”. So what do you do once you’ve been resurrected? For Oliver Queen (Green Arrow) the answer is simple: you find out who was at...

Horas de lucha - Fernando Gutiérrez (Huanchaco)

Amor crudo (2008) Directed by Juan Chappa & Martín DeusThe journey, any journey, has always been an interesting starting point for stories. Literary critic Todorov points out that the...

Identity Crisis - Brad Meltzer Morales

Michael Turner (covers/ portadas)As a novelist specialized in thrillers, Brad Meltzer is an expert in creating suspense. There is so much apprehension in the pages preceding the final showdown...

Identity Crisis - Brad Meltzer Rags Morales

Michael Turner (covers / portadas)When Edgar Allan Poe sat down to write The Murders of the Rue Morgue he created a new literary genre. His detailed description of a ghastly crime along with the...

MISTURA 2012

chicharrón de La Red + el popular chancho al palo + rincón del panDebo admitir que soy un asiduo visitante de la feria gastronómica más importante del país, y he sido testigo de su evolución....

Worms of the Earth - Barry Windsor-Smith

click to see a larger version / click para ver una versión más grandeThere has always been something slightly romantic about a group of rebels fighting against an evil empire. And I say romantic...

Bitácora - Hugo Alegre (Centro Colich)

Follow You Follow Me (1979)Directed by Roger Lambert Peter and Joseph are best mates, they go to the same high school and they see each other often after class. Until parental pressure puts the...

The Gathering vol. 14: The Infinite Abyss - Arcadio Bolaños Acevedo

Leonardo Gonzalez (cover / portada) I’m very proud of this recent horror volume, not only for its high level of quality but also because this is a bit of a historical moment for me. In this issue...

SHOOT - Warren Ellis Phil Jimenez

Tim Bradstreet (cover / portada)Violence has been with us since the dawn of civilization. Our primordial nature and our most basic instincts, however, cannot explain a phenomenon that has been...