Serialized Cartooning

Hey gang of four! Anyone worth a salt knows that I really don’t watch a lot of TV shows. Well I’ll amend that statement. I don’t watch a lot of live action TV shows. Truthfully, I watch maybe one TV show at a time, often not starting another until I have finished the season or…

Pop-Test Quest: Week 1

IN A WORLD WHERE DIABETES PROBABLY MAYBE HOPEFULLY DOESN’T EXIST, ONE MAN STARTS A JOURNEY FROM WHICH HIS BLOOD SUGAR WILL NEVER RECOVER. HIS MISSION: TRY THE POP-TARTS… TRY THEM ALL! THIS IS… POP-TART QUEST. I’ll be honest… this is the Pop Tart that started Pop Tart Quest as even a zygote of an idea….

Deadpool 2: Super Duper Cut Review

Hi kids! Today, we’re going to dive into Deadpool, including but not limited to a long-winded diatribe on the character and a look at one of the specialest features to be found on Deadpool 2: The Super Duper Cut. You’ve gotta work for it a bit. Maximum effort and whatnot. Deadpool is a character that…

Andy’s Current Favorites: September 2018

Hello Mr. and Mrs. America. To start this month’s “Current Favorite” blog, I decided to post another picture of one of the Masters of the Universe minis that I painted. Again, per my previous post on the topic, these minis are not licensed by Mattel nor official MOTU merchandise. They are minis I painstakingly found…

5 Albums I should buy before the end of the year

Hello Gang of Four. For those of you that were wondering why I use that phrase, That’s a sly reference to how many people I think read this blog on a regular basis, excluding my dog. On tap for today I thought I’d discuss music. I know, you are about to say, what does that…

Lootcrate Review 2/2: The Box I Bought Accidentally

Ok, the internet. Welcome back. In real-world-as-I-type-this-time, it’s been two days since I last hunkered down and pounded out the last post on my keyboard.  You can find part 1 here if you haven’t checked that out yet. The long and short of it is that Lootcrate is a company that sells boxes of rando…

Lootcrate Review 1/2: The Box I Meant to Order

Hi Kids! Let’s talk about Lootcrate.  Lootcrate is to the best of my knowledge the granddaddy of the pop culture bento-box craze that has been clogging mailboxes nationwide for a few years now. Only unlike real bento boxes that have Japanese take-out, these boxes have silly stuff. The premise is a simple one, you send…

Toys I loved when I was a kid: Marvel Secret Wars Figures

Howdy everyone! Hope you are enjoying your Labor Day weekend, and getting out and about one last time before the unofficial end of summer hits us. If however, you are sitting around a computer or device and need something to kill some time, I thought I’d help fill up your boredom temporarily and deliver for…

Panels to Popcorn: Gotham by Gaslight Review

Howdy out there to our loyal followers! Andy Larson here, the host of the Ghost of the Stratosphere podcast and occasional movie fanatic. In this article, we are going to the unveiling a new concept on our blog which we hope will better simulate the kind of discussions we have on our podcast weekly. This…

Tattoo Stew

Here at the Ghosts of the Stratosphere, we sometimes love comics so much that we have to get them permanently printed on our bodies!     Do you have a comic related tattoo? If you do, leave us some pictures in our comment section!   SHOW US YOUR TATS!   You can subscribe to our…