Tag Archives: The Walking Dead

Thinking About the 2016 Hugo Awards – Graphic Story Part 1

I didn’t read graphic novels for a long time.  I finally started again with The Walking Dead, but it was reading the Hugo Award nominees last year that really got me back into it.  I continued two series nominated last … Continue reading

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Review of The Walking Dead, Compendium 3 by Robert Kirkman

Life After the Zombie Apocalypse is Nasty, Brutish, and Short—Or Is It? The Walking Dead, Compendium 3 collects comics #97-144, the same comics collected in volumes 17-24. As you can see, it’s quite a bit fatter than the first and … Continue reading

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Fear the Walking Dead: Episode 6 The Good Man Recap

It’s the season finale. Perhaps a big premature season finale, but the season finale nonetheless. And season finales in the Walking Dead universe mean people are going to die. Who? It says a lot about the failure of Fear the … Continue reading

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Fear the Walking Dead: Episode 5 Cobalt Recap

Recap Cobalt opens on a new character. It’s a well dressed black man with a silky baritone and a salesman’s flair. He fucks with the neighbor who broke down last week until he really breaks down, then turns his attention … Continue reading

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Fear the Walking Dead: Ep 4 Not Fade Away

I spent all morning in a kayak in the sun, and all afternoon in front of a TV with a cold beer in my hand, so this recap will probably be extra, ah, good. Recap Episode 4 of Fear the … Continue reading

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Fear the Walking Dead: Ep 3 The Dog Recap

Machines will fail. Society will fail! Sorry, I watched Deliverance this weekend. They’re probably smart not to try to flee by canoe. Recap Where are we: Travis, his ex-wife, and his son are sheltering from a riot in a barbershop … Continue reading

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Fear the Walking Dead: Ep 2 So Close, Yet So Far Recap

Recap Episode 2 opens on a creepy note, with daughter Alicia walking into her boyfriend Matt’s house. The door stands half open and when she walks up the stairs she finds—a commercial break, just minutes into the episode! Terrifying. Once … Continue reading

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