Earth Dream celebrates the environment without being preachy (mostly).
We chat with director Marisa Stotter about She Makes Comics, a documentary film about the untold history of women in comic books, celebrating female creators and fans alike.
Alex James is baffled as to why so many people seemed so opposed to the new direction J.J. Abrams has decided to take in his Trek films - and boy oh boy, are they ever opposed. This piece isn't so much a review of Star Trek: Into Darkness as a critical defense of ideas in an era dominated by safe choices.
Pantalones is very bright and fast-paced and colourful and reads like I'm eating a big bowl of Sugar Bombs, but since I'll be the first to admit that I'm kind of dour, maybe something this kaleidoscopically busy just isn't designed for me.
Not every nerd is created equal: some of us are slow out of the gate when it comes to discovering interests. Alex James explains what kept him out of comics until well after he started shaving, and runs down the titles that finally sucked him in.