Watchmen Review

UPDATE: I have my own review posted here. Rick has a safe review up that has NO SPOILERS! Apart from that, I’m avoiding all mention of it until I see it next week. Of course I could just teleport to the premiere…

Who Watches the (little details in) Watchmen?

I just saw the new hardcover edition of Watchmen on Forbidden Planet and commented that I didn’t think much of the artwork: the expression on Sally‚Äôs Laurie’s face, nippleless Jon, assymetrical Rorschach and Veidt with a mullet. Then I looked again and noticed something: WHERE’S THE COMEDIAN’S SMILEY BADGE??? It’s only the most important motif … Read more

“Tonight Matthew I’m going to be Jon Osterman”

I went to town as Dr. Manhattan last night. Only one person actually said, “oh, there’s Dr. Manhattan”. I thought loads of people would have got it at this stage with the movie coming out next year. One girl on the street said “oh, wait, you’re that guy from the Watch thingy”. Other guesses were … Read more