MythSpace: Black Mark | Comics Review

MythSpace: Black Mark | Comics Review

Apr 05

First off, allow me to extend my congratulations to writer Paolo Chikiamco and his team of awesome artists for sealing a publishing deal with Visprint Inc. That company has always been synonymous with high quality materials and I’m personally glad that they added MythSpace to their line. This means in a few months time, I will be able to walk into our local National Book Store here in...

Throwing a Batman Birthday Bash

Throwing a Batman Birthday Bash

Apr 03

Hello, dear blog readers!  Been a while since I last updated the blog, huh? Anyway, here goes a guest post from Australian blogger Richard Curtain. Read on! = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = Originally created by illustrator Bob Kane for Detective Comics back in 1939, Batman has achieved massive popularity in our times. Like many other superheroes, the character has...

MythSpace: Unfurling of Wings|Comics Review

MythSpace: Unfurling of Wings|Comics Review

Dec 14

While the dynamic duo of Budjette and Kajo are bringing the manananggals and tikbalangs to the streets of Manila, writer Paolo Chikiamco and his roster of amazing MythSpace artists are going the opposite direction – they’re putting the characters in a cosmic setting! Its definitely one of those hey-why-didnt-i-think-of that moments.  Paolo has weaved an interesting comic book...

Gravity: Is That Really the Title?

Gravity: Is That Really the Title?

Dec 10

There have been several reviews of the new film Gravity with Sandra Bullock and George Clooney, but none of them have really questioned the title of the film. The odd part about the title is that it has virtually nothing to do with the rest of the film. The entire film is set in outer space where there is the obvious lack of gravity. The film would be more aptly titled Non-Gravity. Though the...

The Best Animation You Aren’t Watching

The Best Animation You Aren’t Watching

Dec 06

Good morning, earthlings! Here goes another guest post submission. This time its an article from the guys over at Modern Thrill. Read on: There’s plenty of great animation you aren’t watching – some new, some classic. Here’s a list of some criminally underrated shows to add to your must-watch list. Home Movies (1994) Home Movies is an American sitcom following a young boy who dreams of...

Sikami will be available at “Art With Heart” event

Sikami will be available at “Art With Heart” event

Nov 22

Good friend and fellow Pangalatoon member Mel Casipit will be going to the Art with Heart fundraising event to be held tomorrow , November 23 10 AM at the TopShelf, 5/L Fully Booked Bonifacio High Street.  Original artwork will be auctioned plus Mel and the others will be accepting sketch commissions. All for the benefit of typhoon Yolanda victims! Here’s the official poster. Check out the...

Hipster Heroism

Hipster Heroism

Oct 17

Scotty P my main man. So based on the assumption that you have no idea who Scott Pilgrim is and have never seen the movie or read the six very popular books (shame on ye) then let me bring you up to speed. It’s about young people and their many perceived insurmountable, overbearing first world emotional problems as examined through the lens of a very awesome character study/adventure comic set...

Spread Hope with Comics – A Birthday Project by Jerald Uy

Spread Hope with Comics – A Birthday Project by Jerald Uy

Oct 14

Hero is a term thrown flippantly in comic books. But what if you are given a chance to become one? Would you grab it? Comic book enthusiast Jerald Uy has launched a comic book drive for children living with chronic illness confined in the National Children’s Hospital in Quezon City. A birthday project, he aims to bring the same magic “Free Comic Book Day” casts on kids every May...