It’s time for another link round-up post!
Flash commentary and reviews
- The Culture Cast reviews The Flash #27
- Weird Science: The Flash #27 Review
- FLASH #27 « Comic Book and Movie Reviews
- What Culture: 10 Characters Who Should Recur On The Flash TV Series
- Total Heroes Series 1 New 52 The Flash Action at Fastest Fan Alive
- DC Collectibles’ Suicide Squad Captain Boomerang Action Figure review and pictures at Fastest Fan Alive
- Can The CW’s The Flash Capture Arrow’s Magic? (CBS) – A more business-oriented look at The Flash’s prospects via @FlashCWFans
- SHOWCASE PRESENTS: The Flash Doesn’t Run Really Fast – an alternative interpretation of the Flash’s powers
Flash art and Cosplay
- John Byrne Rogues commission
- Flash #139 cover homage
- Golden Age Flash Movie Poster Mashup – Imagine Fred Astaire as Jay Garrick, The Scarlet Speedster
- Speed Force photo pool on Flickr: Recent additions include a Green Arrow/Flash cosplay team-up
More Comics Reviews
- Justice League: War at DVDs Worth Watching
- Forever Evil #5 – at TMStash
- Earth 2 Vol. 2: The Tower of Fate – Collected Editions
- What Would You Do With 30 Minutes to Live? – Powerful concept behind this webcomic, reviewed at Comics Worth Reading
More Comics Stuff
- IO9: Real-Life Locations That Would Make Badass Supervillain Lairs (via TMStash)
- It Was Years Ago But We’re Still Angry With You – Interesting opinion piece on Alan Moore, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and authors’ relationship to their audience at CSBG
- Keeping the Titans from Growing Old – Grumpy Old Fan looks at team dynamics and various approaches DC has taken toward keeping the concept fresh.
- Two thought-provoking articles at Multiversity Comics on artists in comic books: The Diminishing Role of Artists in a Visual Medium and the follow-up, What To Look For When You’re Talking About Comic Art.
- Committed: The Wrong Kind of Nerd (?) – Fandom: There’s more than one way to do it (CSBG)
- Solar Eclipse of November 3, 2013, Observed from Space – AWESOME Time-lapse video of the moon’s shadow crossing the earth during a solar eclipse, as seen from orbit. Notice how it covers a relatively small area and moves as the moon orbits and the earth rotates.
- Marvel vs. DC: Crossover Craziness blog launches dedicated to those rare inter-company crossovers.
- Five Ways to Use a Smart Watch at Comic-Con – So I was reading about smart watches the day before the Comic-Con presale, and couldn’t help but think about combining them.