A few months into its run, Kelly Sue DeConnick’s feminist comic book series Bitch Planet is starting to get the attention it deserves. Fans are adopting the series’ notion of “non-compliance”; the biracial origin story of one of the characters hit hard in this week’s Pull List; and then we came across this great Adventure Time mashup by Tumblr artist grahampower.
Afternoon Roundup wonders if two robots can talk about anything but humans, and can’t decide between taking calligraphy lessons and writing an email to Strong Bad.
- Strong Bad dusts off the old compé!
- We’ve long held pop culture to the Bechdel Test, but what about the Botdel Test?
- Here’s when we’ll get our first glimpse of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.
- Check out the books from Kevin J. Anderson’s WordFire Press that you can get in this latest sci-fi Humble Bundle!
- Audi brings us new Avengers: Age of Ultron and Ant-Man footage.
- It’s one thing to make a giant oil painting tribute to Star Wars, but The 20th Century Space Opera actually celebrates the franchise’s toys.
- This is what happened when a 12-year-old in the ’90s tried to combine Mega Man and D.A.R.E.
- The disconnect between loving a superhero movie and refusing to pick up the comic that inspired it.
- Watching this guy draw the Harry Potter font perfectly will turn you into an instant calligraphy enthusiast.
- 20th Century Fox fooled us—of course Deadpool will be rated R! Ryan Reynolds shares the news in a video that also reveals his Saved by the Bell allegiances: