LINK TO FACEBOOK EVENT South Grand comics shop to feature book giveaways live local music, a meet-and-greet with Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse concept artist, co-creator of Manifest Destiny and more St. Louis, MO (April 17, 2019) – Apotheosis Comics & Lounge is going all out for Free Comic Book Day. On Saturday, May 4, visit … Read More
By Eli LaChance Last time we covered nearly 50 years of Carol Danvers leading up to the modern version of the character in 2012. If you missed that post, you can find it here. With the movie breaking box office records, we’re back to finish what we started and look at the second genesis of … Read More
To commemorate the 25th anniversary of the publication of Hellboy: Seed of Destruction, Oregon’s Gigantic Brewing, and Dark Horse Comics are teaming up to create 666 cases of Hellboy beer. And – we ordered two cases! Gigantic Brewing’s first Hellboy beer, featuring maple syrup and pancake profile, will be released ahead on Saturday, March 23, 2019, when comic … Read More
I’ve only been a Carol Danvers fan for three short weeks, having recently read most of the key issues and stories dating back to 1968 for this blog. That said, Captain Marvel might be my faorite Marvel Cinematic Universe film since Captain America: Winter Soldier. Whether a new fan, a die-hard Captain Marvel and/or Ms. … Read More
By Eli LaChance with Kat Golden It would be impossible, or at least unwise, to write a comic book blog this month without talking about Captain Marvel. With a new film due next month, many newcomers may be wondering who the heck is Carol Danvers? I’m approaching this material with a great deal of trepidation. … Read More
Last November comic books and comic book fans drew the ire of late night talk show host Bill Maher. Their offense? Mourning the death of beloved comic book visionary Stan Lee, a 96 year old WW2 veteran. In the piece he decries comic books as unimportant, and the people who enjoy them as stupid. … Read More
Happy New Years’ Eve! Enjoy this classic Batman tale from Paul Dini and learn how Batman Commissioner Gordon commemorate making it through another year in Gotham.
The new Aquaman film by James Wan accomplishes many things in this debut film. First, it creates a truly rich world with leaving plenty to other depths (I’m going to load this thing up with fish and ocean references) to explore. This film could or could not be a part of the larger DCEU and … Read More
All week we’ll share our favorite Holiday tales from the world of comics! First up, DCU Infinite Holiday Special from 2007. Enjoy!
We need your your support for our holiday donation drive to benefit transgender/non-binary community! This year Apotheosis Comics is reaching out and giving a big holiday hug to our local trans community! Transgender and non-binary people are a vital part of our neighborhood, our families and our city so our hope is to help make … Read More