Controversial Comics

Tantz_Aerine at 12:00AM, Nov. 4, 2017



I’ve written about controversy before, and how it has its uses. But I haven’t really yet discussed what makes a comic controversial.

There are the usual hype-controversies like gender bending and race swapping in characters, but in my opinion these types of controversial issues are just what I ...



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Quackcast 333 - Retcon the retcon

ozoneocean at 12:00AM, July 25, 2017

LISTEN!

The thing with retcons is that the author tends to get an idea which makes them want to go back over their story and redo or tweak the whole thing again, that's what's happened here… well sort off. Banes had some more ideas on the subject that ...

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Creating the Fantasy World you Need

Tantz_Aerine at 12:00AM, July 15, 2017


image by me

There are many ways to create a fantasy world. Sometimes you need something very elaborate and thought out in the minutest detail and sometimes you need just enough to sketch out a minimal stage for your story to work.

So the first thing to do when deciding ...




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Quackcast 319 - Roll out the photocomics!

ozoneocean at 12:00AM, April 18, 2017

LISTEN!

Photocomics don't get nearly enough love. A while ago Banes did a great newspost on the subject where he did some great little promotional reviews of some prominent photocomics on DD. I thought that was a cool idea and I've been meaning to return to the subject ...

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Metaphorror

Banes at 12:00AM, Oct. 27, 2016



METAPHORROR

Hey, they're always tellin' me to recycle!

Last Halloween I did a breakdown of four categories of horror. So I've repurposed it here, images and all, to talk about the metaphorical nature of horror.

Horror is perfect for metaphor and allegory. In fact, a horror story is ...







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Allegory

Banes at 12:00AM, Feb. 11, 2016


-a famous Star Trek episode that was an anvil-on-the-head racism allegory

ALLEGORY
Back in October, I took a little stab, if you will, at separating horror into various categories. Here's the link to that article:

http://www.theduckwebcomics.com/news/2015/oct/07/things-that-go-duck-in-the-night/

What I didn't have ...







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Marvel vs. DC In Gaming

ozoneocean at 12:00AM, Dec. 5, 2015
tags: Marvel vs DC In Gaming



If you haven't noticed, 2016 is all about pitting superheroes against one another. This coming spring, we'll have Captain America facing off with Iron Man in Captain America: Civil War, and DC's two biggest heroes at odds in Batman v. Superman: Dawn Of Justice. But forget about ...

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A whole slew of news! (Some of it belated, sorry!)

skoolmunkee at 10:38AM, June 5, 2011

Really sorry some of this news is a bit delayed, I've been kind of busy! I'll do better, I promise! :]



Signups for Mafia XLV: Return to Townstonia are ON! And it sounds super creepy:

Setup
The village of Townstonia is in ashes. The ravens feed upon the flesh ...





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Have I got news for you!

skoolmunkee at 9:42AM, Sept. 28, 2010

Well, I have. And here it is. In no particular order whatsoever.



Before I forget! Everyone should have checked out the Drunk Duck Awards 2010 by now! All the winners have been announced, and JustNoPoint has been uploading congratulatory comics, acceptance speech comics, etc as well! So there is a ...



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Look out behind you! Is that a NEWS?

skoolmunkee at 2:34PM, Aug. 4, 2010

Sorry everyone! I thought I made a newspost on Monday or something, but I am forgetful and apparently only made one on Saturday (after forgetting to post it on Friday). Oz also had to take care of the Help forum for me because I forgot to check that since the ...

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