Cyanide and Happiness: The Beginning

Most people familiar with internet based comics and memes are sure to have at least heard of Cyanide and Happiness comics. However, it’s not common knowledge how this now 53 million dollar enterprise came to be. In short, it all started with three dudes drawing stick figures and jokes. Kris Wilson, Bob DenBleyker, and Dave […]

Comic Books Are Reappearing!?

  Comic books have gotten a pretty bad rap for a while. They were known as a distraction that kids hid inside the pages of ‘real books’. People saw them as a more simplified version of reading, something that couldn’t offer the same complexity or developmental benefits that ‘serious books’ could. Now comic books or […]

Fish, Kites, and Drawing Pains

Recently in class, we have been discussing webcomics. While the comics I tend to read are manga, Marvel comics, or DC comics, I do read some online comics as well. One artist who I follow is a DeviantArt user named Yuumei. She tends to do a lot of artwork but she has written several comics […]

Getting to Know the History in Overwatch

What is Overwatch? Overwatch is a video game released by Blizzard Entertainment on the PC, Xbox One, and PS4 about two years ago.  It mainly focuses on player versus player (PvP) game modes, but occasionally has player versus environment (PvE) game modes for seasonal events like Halloween.  Because of this, there is no “story mode” […]

Don’t Speculate The Spectrum

My grandson, PJ is brilliant! There is no doubt about that. All someone has to do is spend some time with him and they can see how fantastic he is. Although he primarily likes to keep to himself – do his own thing – he has some favorite people and things that he loves, and […]

What if the Golden Girls became a Comic Series?

This would give me life. I grew up religiously watching The Golden Girls with my mom. Now I simply play it in the background of my life. It’s always on, putting some joy in my stressful college days. So, when I ran across this random article that talked about making The Golden Girls into a […]