On our Youtube channel Tales of the Con’s own Alex the Human posts a breakdown and review of a graphic novel or comic book series.
When Tales of the Con was still just an idea being diagrammed on a whiteboard in the Chief’s living room, I remember my name being jokingly scribbled next to the phrase “18+ panels.” The joke, however, was based on a story that came from my first 18+ panel during my very first convention the year before. […]
Evil’s Unlikely Assassin By Jenn Windrow Review by Red When I first heard of Evil’s Unlikely Assassin, the synopsis sounded interesting. I have always had a soft spot for dark urban fantasy novels with tough, dramatic humanity back. She is contracted by an angel for fifty years to go out and kill other “things that […]
Drawing the Dragon By April Adams Review by Red This was possibly one of the most interesting and complex books I’ve read in a long time. Without using any spoilers, it is difficult to summarize the book in detail. Best said, it is the start of a war, the start of characters questioning […]
Out of all of the things that I find particularly enjoyable about going to any con is the fact that when it comes down to it, no amount of preparation can really get you completely ready for one. As an example: It’s pretty much impossible to be 100% familiar with all of the guests booked […]
Being as it was my first ever Comicon to attend, I wasn’t quite sure what exactly I was going to be walking into. I’d figured that I was going to feel like a lost little kid in the middle of Time Square the entirety of the first day, and I wasn’t wrong. Preparing for […]
Like a double album or a back to back movie, Tales of the Con brings you the A-side and B-side on the Stardew Valley. Two different players, two different perspectives. Stardew Valley Has Harvested My Fucking Soul By: Grim Glamfire When I was doing my regular round-tour of places I read the other […]
Seeing as everyone knows and loves this treasure from our childhoods, we decided to just jot down our quick first impressions of issue #0 of the 2016 Mighty Morphin Power Rangers comic. Dr. Bombeii: Like anyone my age, The Mighty Morphin Power Rangers was a big deal as a child. Seemingly ordinary […]