Ninja Sex Party Concert at the Starland Ballroom: The Best Rock Concert EVER! Live Music Review

Ninja Sex Party

It has been a hot minute.  I was dealing with some stuff I’d rather not get into ever.  Moving on…   Before I begin my review of the actual concert, I would like to say it was pouring that night.  I stood outside in the absolute pouring rain for over an hour until the doors … [Read more…]

The Elemental Balance #1 Comic Book Review

The Elemental Balance

The Elemental Balance is a new series from creator Zain Shenwari, artist Luke Horsman, and inZane comics. The series starts off with an issue titled “Ground Breaking News” which introduces us to Chloe and Baraka. They are elementals, people who have developed powers by being exposed to powerful elements at the time of their death. … [Read more…]

TERROR FILMS brings Alterna’s THE CHAIR to Amazon Prime! Comic News

The Chair

TERROR FILMS is set to release a new horror film every Friday in the month of October, in a special promotion aptly titled, FREAKY FRIDAYS! Each week a new film will be released in North America exclusively on Amazon Prime. First up from TERROR FILMS is THE CHAIR. Set for release on Friday, October 5th, … [Read more…]

Exilium Comic Book Review

Exilium

Editor’s Note: I was provided a review copy by the publisher for this review. Exilium is a SciFi comic from writer Ben Slabak and artist Salo Farias with colors by Marc Sintes and HdE on letters.  The book is published by Alterna Comics as part of their newsprint line.  The story follows the aftermath of … [Read more…]

32 Kills Comic Book Review

32 Kills

32 Kills is a new release from Comichaus by Andy Clift and Mike Garley.  It’s an ultra-violent action comic following the protagonist on a search for clues, or information, that finally takes her back home for a brutal confrontation.  The dialogue is light, and the action is fast and heavy.  The book is available to … [Read more…]

Follow Me In Comic Book Review

Follow Me In

Follow Me In is sort of a mixed bag for a comic book.  It’s part travel journal and part autobiography.  It is written from the perspective of a young artist traveling abroad with her boyfriend, and the art reflects that in it’s sketchbook feel and penciled colors.  It touches on cultural appreciation and sensitivity, exploration, … [Read more…]

Alterna Comics Releases for October 2018 Comic Book Solicitations

Midnight Mystery

IT CAME OUT ON A WEDNESDAY #3 (W) Troy Vevasis, Chas Pangburn, James Andrew Clark, Marco Lopez, Jeremy Ferretti, Eric Gahagan,Jeremy Massie (A) Aleksandar Jovic, Enzo Pertile, Robert Ahmad, SickJoe, Kelly Williams, Halil Mete, Jeremy Massie (Cover) Bernie Gonzalez $1.99, 48 pgs, Horror/Sci-Fi/Fantasy, Full Color, Newsprint Interior   This Halloween Spooktacular is all “treat”! In this issue: a zombie-infested … [Read more…]

GM’s Toolkit: Props Roleplaying Tips

World of Thelos

Roleplaying is largely an imaginative experience.  Players have a sheet that describes their imaginary character in game terms.  The Game Master has a script for the adventure based on fictional people, events and monsters.  Most of the game takes place in everyone’s mind, sometimes with the aid of a map and miniatures to make combat … [Read more…]

Subversive Comics teams with Paul Nicholson for All New Mayhem News

Mayhem

Subversive Comics and Paul Nicholson are teaming up for a new comic series, Mayhem.  Nicholson has been a designer with Japanese video games and music labels as well as creating the Laughing Man logo for Ghost in the Shell: Standalone Complex.  Subversive is an indie comic publisher based in the UK with titles like Bearlands, … [Read more…]

THE CHAIR to be distributed by Terror Films News

The Chair

Starring Roddy Piper in his final feature film role; based on the Alterna Comics title Terror Films has acquired THE CHAIR for distribution to streaming on demand and video on demand services. The film follows the plot of the Alterna Comics psychological horror comic book created and written by Peter Simeti with art by Kevin … [Read more…]