Author: Marcus Orchard

Marcus isn't good at a lot, but he is an expert at replaying Final Fantasy games despite there being a lot of good stuff out there. He also loves comics, board games, and anime. He thinks Chip Zdarsky is a treasure.

Flavor #1 Image Comics Writer: Joseph Keatinge Artists: Wook Jin Clark & Tamra Bonvillain I’m not sure if I’ve ever read anything like Flavor before. Flavor #1 is the debut issue of Joe Keatinge’s latest Image series. Keatinge is known for some great creator-owned titles, including Glory and Shutter. Keatinge’s ability to craft wonderfully imaginative worlds never fails to amaze, and Flavor #1 continues that trend with a stellar debut. In the world of Flavor, food is king and chefs need to be licensed in order to mean anything. In this world, we have Xoo, an underaged, unlicensed chef…

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Nintendo Mobile has revealed the latest banner for its free-to-play strategy game, Fire Emblem Heroes. Like last May, this is another bridal banner, featuring three alternates of popular heroes wearing bridal attire. This year’s bridal banner features Ninian, Sanaki, and Tharja. Each alternate brings new movement types and weapons, as well as few new skills, so let’s take a look. Ninian – Bright Eyed Bride Ninian returns with her first alternate in Fire Emblem Heroes. This time Ninian is a blue tome flier that still has her signature dance ability. In addition to Dance, Ninian also has a tome that…

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Death or Glory #1 Image Comics Writer: Rick Remender Artist: Bengal Death or Glory #1 introduces the reader to Glory Owen, the series protagonist who needs to make money quickly in order to save her dying father. Glory Owen is an instantly relatable character who is willing to do anything to help her dying father, who can’t get any coverage without money due to living off of the grid.  Unfortunately for Glory, she is being followed by an ex-husband who also happens to be a crime lord, which makes the ground beneath her even less stable. With nowhere else…

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