Why comics suck

Are the writers at Wizard so stupid that they really think the only must-read comics are 1. Superhero-related and 2. Produced by only Marvel and DC? This is a really good example of an industry’s critics being bought and sold by the mainstream. My guess: Marvel and DC shower Wizard’s editors and writers with free comics galore, press junkets (comic cons and invitations to hob-nob with their favorite artists and such) and basically feed into all of their fanboy obsessions. The result is a magazine run by co-opted fans instead of critics, who swallow whatever garbage the big two shovel at them every month. I’m being a little hard on Wizard here. It’s not a terrible publication, but it definitely is obsessed with the tights and cape genre that crushes most original comic book creators and independent innovators.

Supercrap

some good ones

one of the best

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