Author Archives: Véronique Emma Houxbois

Interview: SUPER FUN SEXY TIMES with Meredith McClaren

Interview: SUPER FUN SEXY TIMES with Meredith McClaren

Sex in comics. It’s be been a part of the medium since the very beginning, thanks to concepts like the “Tijuana Bible,” explicit strips that frequently featured cartoon characters and actual celebrities, passed around like contraband since the 1920s. The permissiveness around depicting sex in comics has yo-yoed throughout the intervening years from the Comics

Transmycira: ALL STAR BATMAN #10

ALL-STAR BATMAN #10 Written by Scott Snyder, Rafael Albuquerque, and Rafael Scavone Art by Rafael Albuquerque, Jordie Bellaire, Sebastian Fiumara, and Trish Mulvihill Published by DC Comics Release Date: May 10, 2017 Bruce’s East Coast tour continues with a chance to pick up some incriminating tan lines as he and Alfred chase a dangerous piece

Transmycira: ALL STAR BATMAN #9

ALL STAR BATMAN #9 Written by Scott Snyder Art by Jock, Lee Loughridge, Francesco Francavilla Published by DC Comics Release Date: April 19, 2017 “The future of regulation is demonology.” Cory Doctorow, Internet of Things that Lie There’s a rich sense of poetic justice to an arc all about fitting new lenses onto classic villains

Transmycira: THE MAGDALENA #1

THE MAGDALENA #1 Written by Tini Howard and Ryan Cady Art by Christian Dibari and Mike Spicer Published by Image Comics/Top Cow Productions Release Date: March 22, 2017 It might be going too far to say that the Magdalena is the strangest concept to come out of Image’s first decade of publication because if we’re

Interview: Cady and Howard Unleash THE MAGDALENA

With Easter right around the corner, a young woman’s fancy is liable to to turn to thoughts of chocolate eggs, Sunday Mass, and lancing demons with the Spear of Destiny. Okay, maybe not that last one unless you happen to be a direct descendant of Mary Magdalene tasked with saving the world from demonic forces.

TRANSMET: Human Reaction and Criminal Enterprise #7-9

My momma was raised in the era when clean water was only served to the fairer skin. – Kanye West, New Slaves After a brief hiatus, we return to our regular scheduled programming. When we last saw Spider, he was raging against religion and the cynical exploitation of it for money and power. The following

Transmycira: VAMPIRELLA #1

VAMPIRELLA #1 Written by Paul Cornell Art by Jimmy Broxton Published by Dynamite Entertainment Release Date: March 15, 2017 As improbable as it may sound, it seems like the most difficult — nigh unsolvable — riddle in comics is a space vampire who cavorts around in a bathing suit. A year and two weeks ago,

Transmycira: PATSY WALKER AKA HELLCAT #16

PATSY WALKER AKA HELLCAT #16 Written by Kate Leth Art by Brittney Williams and Rachelle Rosenberg Published by Marvel Comics Release Date: March 15, 2017 The most improbable Marvel series in recent memory comes to a conclusion breaking by one of the biggest taboos of the superhero genre: suggesting that sometimes hugging it out is

Transmycira: ALL STAR BATMAN #8

ALL STAR BATMAN #8 Written by Scott Snyder Art by Giuseppe Camuncoli, Francesco Francavilla, Mark Morales, Dean White Published by DC Comics Release Date: March 15, 2017 All Star Batman, since its announcement, has always been about lenses. This issue just makes it explicit. After completing his unprecedented run, done largely in partnership with Greg

Transmycira: JESSICA JONES #6

JESSICA JONES #6 Written by Brian Michael Bendis Art by Michael Gaydos and Matt Hollingsworth Published by Marvel Comics Release Date: March 8, 2017 As the first arc of Jessica Jones’ first volume wraps, the only question left unanswered is why the book exists at all. Stop me if this scenario sounds familiar: Jessica Jones’

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