Dave's Corner of the Universe

Where strange fact and stranger fiction collide

Comics and Music Come Together in Lights Skin & Earth.

  We here at DCotU love comics and we love music, and we love the rare cross over, such as Jamie Hewlett’s Tank Girl and Gerard Way’s The Umbrella Academy … Continue reading

June 2, 2019 · Leave a comment

The 2018 Davie Award Part 5

  For the penultimate 2018 Davies lets talk about comic books.   Favorite Batman series. Batman: White Knight. The whole idea behind this series is, what if The Joker Went … Continue reading

January 15, 2019 · 3 Comments

Female Comic Book Characters I Think are Awesome Part III.

  Here is the last part of this continuing blog post, with 5 more ladies from the comics that are amazing.   Alison Hargraves AKA The Rumor AKA #00.003.  The … Continue reading

September 3, 2017 · 2 Comments

Read Brian Wood’s DMZ before it is too late

  There are a handful of comic books that capture elements of our present political zeitgeist. Most were written years or even decades ago.  They include Tansmopolitan, The Watchmen, Army@Love, … Continue reading

June 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

Free Comic Book Day 2017.

  Yesterday was that great nerd holiday Free Comic Book Day. Ten yours ago when I lived in California my daughter and I would make a day of it. We … Continue reading

May 7, 2017 · 2 Comments

Sci Fi Santa Claus

It is hard to believe that Christmas is only about a week away. As a Christmas tradition, I take my extended family to see a movie (Preferably a Star Wars … Continue reading

December 18, 2016 · 7 Comments

Adventures in Rose City Comicon 2016

  Two weeks ago I went to the 2016 Rose City Comi-Con, being a two day event I took my niece and nephew on the first day. As is stated … Continue reading

September 25, 2016 · 5 Comments

3 Female Muslim Superheroes

  For the last ten years I have participated in an on-line roleplaying game, originally called High School Heroes, about high school aged super heroes. When the main characters graduated … Continue reading

September 5, 2016 · 3 Comments

The Adventures of Miss Miniver Issue One.

  Last February I wrote about the independent comics that I had bought at Portland Wizard World. Well this week one of my investment paid off with great dividends. My … Continue reading

July 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Is Deapool’s R-Rating Good for Superhero Movies?

  There is no way that the movie Deadpool cannot be seen as a success. But just how successful has it been? To date it has made over 640 million … Continue reading

March 6, 2016 · 6 Comments