Next weekend is the big ComicCON over at the state fairgrounds. You may remember I went a couple of years ago and found a bunch of Flash stuff. This is will be roughly the same. I’m looking for older Flash toys I haven’t been able to find outside of ebay. This time I’m taking more money with me. I didn’t really know what to expect the last time, so I


So this randomly showed up on my doorstep a couple of days ago. It’s an awesome glow-in-the-dark variant of an Akira print by Joshua Budich. The sender? My buddy Blake of course. He’s been know to send me random stuff for my birthday and the like. I feel horrible that I rarely return the favor. That will hopefully change now though. Thanks Blake! Now I just to figure out where

Enter: The Flash

And here it is! The first full reveal of the Flash for the new television series. I love it. I’d like to see it in broad daylight, but I don’t think I could be happier at this point. It looks like they threw in a fairly good mix of elements from his various incarnations, like the piping from the New 52 version, as well as a little here and there

The (new) Flash

I’ve been catching up on Arrow, which is a show on the CW that’s based on the DC Comics character Green Arrow. It’s pretty good, though there’s way too much personal drama thrown in. That’s pretty characteristic of TV shows these days though. In the second season, which I haven’t seen any of yet, they introduce Barry Allen, aka The Flash! I’m especially intrigued by this, because Allen’s introduction is

Completionist: part 2

The final two issues of Wally West as the Flash came in over the weekend. This means I now have all the main issues as well as all of the Annuals. There’s still plenty to collect though. Several issues feature stories that bleed into other titles, like Green Lantern for instance, so I’ve been hunting those issues down as well as they pop up in my reading.