- Some of my first and favorite comics as a kid were Secret Society of Super-Villains #5, Superman #337, Unknown Soldier #249 and Warlord #43.
- I worked at a comic book store in Fremont, CA called "The Comic Depot" from June 29, 1989 (when the "Batman" movie opened) until November 2002. The store was sold shortly after I left. ;(
- I currently work at SFSU as an accountant. I live in San Francisco and shop at Al's Comics. Al's Comics SF store closed, and I have been shopping at Treasure Island Comics since November 2011.
- January 2012 I started making a weekly humor comic-strip: Goblyn's Comics.
- Currently working on:
- Plastic Man (Volume 4)
- "Framing" all of the DC War Titles. Reviewing titles published by companies that DC bought-out.
- Prior work: "Framing" Impact titles. I also added new issues of Jonah Hex, Madame Xanadu, and I, Zombie.
- Next Projects: review horror; frame romance, teen, western.
- I want to be able to look at a month - any month, any year - and see all the covers for every DC Comic that came out. Awesome!
Powers and Abilities
Can walk up behind people silently and scare them.
Can count to 10. Uses addition and subtraction.
Average (presses body weight)
Equipment: None known.
Transportation: None known.
- My current favorites as of March, 2019 are Superman (Volume 5), Martian Manhunter (Volume 5), The Green Lantern. Other pubs: Usagi Yojimbo (as always) and Jeff Lemire's Black Hammer.
- My current favorites as of April, 2018 are Doom Patrol (Volume 6), The Terrifics, Harley Quinn (Volume 3) (but I'm a bit behind on my reading of that), Mister Miracle (Volume 4). Other pubs: Usagi Yojimbo (as always) and Jeff Lemire's Black Hammer. I wish I wrote this in 2018 instead of 2019, cuz I don't remember now.
- My current favorites as of April, 2017 are Doom Patrol (Volume 6), Shade, the Changing Girl, Cave Carson Has a Cybernetic Eye. Over at Marvel: Moon Knight (Volume 8) and Silver Surfer (Volume 8). Other pubs: Usagi Yojimbo (as always) and Jeff Lemire's Descender.
- My current favorites as of May, 2016 are Starfire (Volume 2), Omega Men (Volume 3), & Swamp Thing (Volume 6). I'm also enjoying old issues of Phantom Stranger (Volume 2).
- My current favorites as of March, 2015 (even though I'm 6 months behind in reading) are Gotham by Midnight, Earth 2, Harley Quinn (Volume 2), and Ms. Marvel (Volume 3) and Silver Surfer (Volume 7) over at Marvel.
- My current favorites as of April, 2014 are Aquaman Vol 7, The Phantom Stranger Vol 3, Ame-Comi Girls, Earth 2, and Larfleeze.
- My current favorites as of April, 2013 are Aquaman Vol 7, Blue Beetle Vol 8 (cancelled), Frankenstein, Agent of S.H.A.D.E. Vol 1 (cancelled), and The Phantom Stranger Vol 3.
- My current favorites with the New 52 re-boot, so far, are Aquaman Vol 7, All-Star Western Vol 3, Batwoman Vol 1, and Blue Beetle Vol 8, out of the forty-nine #1's I have read, as of November 15, 2011. I also enjoyed Frankenstein, Agent of S.H.A.D.E. Vol 1 1 quite a bit...
- My current favorites, prior to The New 52 re-boot are Xombi, Superboy (Vol 5), Jonah Hex, and T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents
- My current favorites as of April 2011 are R.E.B.E.L.S. (Volume 2), Jonah Hex, and T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents.
- My current favorites as of February, 2010 are Batman and Robin and R.E.B.E.L.S. (Volume 2).
- My favorites, as of April, 2009, are Jonah Hex, Booster Gold, and Green Arrow and Black Canary.
- My all-time favorites include:
- Suicide Squad (vol 1 and 2)
- Doom Patrol (vol 2 - by Grant Morrison)
- Manhunter (vol 2 - Mark Shaw) (Note: Manhunter Vol 1 was a one-shot reprinting the classic Simonson series from Detective Comics)
- Hawk and Dove (vol 3 - by Barbara & Karl Kessel)
- Sandman (Volume 2)
- Secret Society of Super-Villains Vol 1
- My favorite characters are the Spectre, Deadman, and Green Lanterns in general, and Ragman.
- Besides DC Comics, I also collect Usagi Yojimbo, Groo, Poison Elves, and G.I. Joe.
- My favorite creators are Keith Giffen, Stan Sakai, Sergio Aragonés, P. Craig Russell, Charles Vess, Moebius, Neil Gaiman, Ted McKeever, Jim Starlin, Joe Kubert, and Tom Mandrake.
Goblyn4evil had been DJ'ing Industrial music in the ElektroLounge (a monthly industrial club within House of Voodoo - a Goth club established in San Francisco in 1999) as DJ gobLyn since April 2007 until August 2009, and again from January 2011 to May 2011. Prior to that, he worked security for House of Voodoo since October 2003. Besides ElektroLounge/House of Voodoo, Goblyn4evil has DJ'ed in San Francisco's gothic/industrial scene, first as DJ Dom.E.Nator, and later as DJ gobLyn, since 1992. Some of the clubs he's DJ'ed at include: The Twilight Zone (assistant), House of Usher (guest), Damnation Alley, Through the Looking Glass, Cemetary, Orgasmatron, Monastery (guest), Dekonstrukt (guest), Work*13, Circuit Breaker, R.I.P., and AfterParty.
Links and References
- Here's my Monthly Comic Strip: http://www.facebook.com/GoblynsComics
- make an account and add Squirrel_Nutcan's bands to your favorites. Buy and listen to the albums!
- Remeber: It costs you nothing to "buy" these!