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Video Gaming: The Best of E3 2008 - Nintendo Wii

By GLX For comic fans, San Diego Comic Con is THE focal point for big announcements; Video gamers have E3.

AL Week In Review 7-24-08

The East The Boston Red Sox started the second half of the season by being swept by the juggernaut Angels. Rookie Clay Buchholz took his fifth loss of the season, bringing him to a disappointing...

NL Week In Review 7-21-08

With MLB’s July 31st trade deadline rapidly approaching, several teams have already made their moves. The Brewers have acquired CC Sabathia and Ray Durham for 6 prospects, while the Cubs...

Kid D: Superhero Tights in High School

I feel like I am a pariah in the comic community. As a teenager I don’t have many people to share my hobby with. This mentality is part of what is killing comics, the negative stigma that it...

Peeing in Your Shower: Hellboy, Satan and Free Will pt. 2

Last week I started talking about how Mike Mignola’s Hellboy bears an incredibly large similarity to Satan from Paradise Lost, and left you with the idea that Hellboy and Earth are...

Having a Cowabunga Time with Tales of the TMNT's Tristan Jones!

Recently I've been on a Ninja Turtles high! I've seen the recent movie so many damn times and been trying to collect as much of their books I see in shops. And today I chat with an actually writer...

AL Week In Review 7-16-08

The East Are the Tampa Bay Rays slumping, or is the team finally coming down to Earth? After tearing up the American League for months, the Rays appear to have hit a wall, losing 6 straight games to...

NL Week In Review 7-14-08

On Sunday, July 13th, Yankee Stadium played host to the MLB Futures game. The game is comprised of top young minor leaguers from around the world, as the United States takes on the World. In the...

Shoot Those Damn Bluebirds: Thongs for the Memories

I love comics with every fiber of my being. I eat, sleep, and crap comics which, trust me, makes hemorrhoids seem as easy as Paris Hilton after an all night bender. So please indulge me for a few...

Peeing in Your Shower: Hellboy, Satan and Free Will pt. 1

Today, I open with a famous quotation: “Better to reign in Hell, then serve in Heav’n.” – As said by Satan on line 263 from Book 1 of John Milton’s epic Paradise Lost A...

Haggling

By GCom This was a series of encounters that stands out in my mind. The background info: My comic store is a little different from many it’s size. We’re brightly lit, organized, clean,...

4E Dungeons and Dragons is Released, But is it Worth Playing?

By Wisdom000 Sound the trumpets, beat heavy the drums of battle, and let slip the barbarian hordes to wreak havoc across the land…. Welcome to the first column of Tabletop Wisdom, I am your...

NL Week In Review 7-7-08

With just a few days left before teams head into the All-Star break, the action in the National League has heated up. In particular, the NL Central in engaged in a contest of dueling banjoes, while...

Peeing in Your Shower: Destructing the Contemporary Superhero in The Boys

Hello and welcome to my boring column that looks at really boring topics like comics being understood as literary thingies which basically means because I’m an English major with no job, I...

New! Op/Ed Sections on the Outhouse

Hi Everyone. I’m Keb. I’m kind of cool. I’m also the editor of the new op/ed section here at the Outhouse. It’s new and shiny. I just wanted to give you a heads-up of...

Baseball Week In Review 6-30-08

If you had told the average person, before the season started, that the Rays (sans “Devil”) would be the best team in baseball by the end of June, they would probably think you were...

The 2008 NBA Draft

The buzzword for this year’s NBA draft was ‘quality’. Because of the lack of superstar talent outside the very top and the abundance of undeveloped quantities elsewhere, teams were...