The Shadow in the Archive

I’m a fan of The Shadow. I have seen the movie, I have read the comics, I have an awesome Shadow figure, I tracked down some episodes on Spotify, and I loved Masks. You get the picture, I’m a fan of The Shadow. I just love his straight-forward-yet-somehow-mystical approach to fighting crime, it’s perfectly balanced. […]

Masks

The weed of crime bears bitter fruit. Masks is a very interesting mini series from writer Chris Roberson and artists Alex Ross and Dennis Calero. The premise is basically “The Avengers, but with pulp classic heroes.” New York has become shockingly totalitarian, and the only ones willing to put a stop to it are The […]

The Shadow on Spotify

I’m a fan of The Shadow. I listen to the radio shows, I saw both the 1994 film and older films, I read the current comics, and I even have a nicely detailed figure on my desk (who sometimes battles other figures, but you know how that is). I have recently become a fan of […]

The Shadow vs. Mega Man X

I doubt we’ll ever see such a crossover in real life, so here’s The Shadow confronting Mega Man X over all the Mavericks that he had slain, perhaps only to steal their weapons. It doesn’t look like X took too kindly to the accusation. Warning, this crossover is not to scale.