What is a ‘Soy Boy’?

I’ve heard the term “Soy Boy” repeated over and over again, but I think I was out sick the day it was defined. I thought I knew what it meant, just because of who the term was used with, but I wasn’t really sure. Here’s what the good folks at Urban Dictionary have to say … Continue reading “What is a ‘Soy Boy’?”

Ethan Van Sciver draws Rose Tico as Slave Leia

The great Ethan Van Sciver did a live chat last night on YouTube where he drew Rose Tico as Slave Leia. I haven’t watched the video yet. I have a feeling it will only make me sad. Sad because I can only imagine how much the finished sketch will go for on eBay. Sad because … Continue reading “Ethan Van Sciver draws Rose Tico as Slave Leia”

The Daily Beast’s article on #Comicsgate

The Daily Beast published an article about #Comicsgate, an online movement that has as many definitions as it has members. Asher Elbein, the writer of The Daily Beast article and someone who describes himself as “a storyteller for hire” defined Comicsgate as the following: An ugly new front in the online culture wars targets women, people of … Continue reading “The Daily Beast’s article on #Comicsgate”

Father forgive Robert Liefeld for he knows not what he does

Comic book artist Robert Liefeld offered his support on Twitter for Ethan Van Sciver harasser Darryl Ayo. Darryl, I have read about your situation. I’m sorry you have been harassed in any way. You have my support. — robertliefeld (@robertliefeld) February 3, 2018 Darryl Ayo falsely claimed he was minding his own business, but Ethan … Continue reading “Father forgive Robert Liefeld for he knows not what he does”

Rich Johnston publishes hit piece on Ethan Van Sciver

Chief writer and founder of Bleeding Cool Rich Johnston published a poorly researched negative article on master comic book artist Ethan Van Sciver entitled The Return of Ethan Van Sciver’s Mean Streak. The article relies heavily on the unchallenged and unsubstantiated words of Darryl Ayo, a New York City-based cartoonist, and comic book shop employee. Darryl Ayo has … Continue reading “Rich Johnston publishes hit piece on Ethan Van Sciver”

Ethan Van Sciver is taking a break from Twitter and that’s okay

Master comic book artist Ethan Van Sciver has decided to take a break from Twitter. He’s removed his account from the popular social networking site and will no longer be engaging with his fans and detractors on Twitter. Instead, he’ll be concentrating on YouTube. Good for him. Ethan Van Sciver doesn’t need Twitter. Although there … Continue reading “Ethan Van Sciver is taking a break from Twitter and that’s okay”