Brian of Earth 16

I'm a journalist for the Daily Planet and podcaster for Geek Talk with Brian of Earth-16. I am a huge Star Wars, comic book, pro-wrestling, and anime fan. I am also a cosplayer and have cosplayed as many character including our very own Clark Kent. And yes, I am a huge Superman fan.

Jason David Frank: A tribute to a true hero

When I heard the news of Frank’s death being caused by suicide, I was, like everyone who was a fan of the Power Rangers, was shocked. How could a man who was so humble and friendly to  fans he came across at comic conventions choose to take his own life? What drove him down this dark path?  We may not get the answers nor may we ever know what went on in the mind of a man who, little did we know, was troubled in the final days of his life. 

Review for American Born Chinese

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This is my review on American Born Chinese written by Gene Luen Yang (Superman Smashes the Klan, Avatar: the Last Air Bender, Dragon Hoops, Gordon Yamamoto and the King of the Geeks) and illustrated by Lark Pien. If you like the video, don’t forget to hit the like button and subscribe to my channel! Also, hit the bell icon to get all the latest updates!

‘Superman & Lois’ has cast its new Jonathan Kent

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According to an article from Variety, Warner Bros. has announced that Michael Bishop has been cast as Jonathan Kent. Bishop will be replacing actor Jordan Elsass who originally portrayed Jonathan in the first two seasons of “Superman & Lois.” 

Despite rumors, Henry Cavill has not returned as Superman

Henry Cavill as Superman and Amy Adams as Lois Lane in "Man of Steel." Both actors auditioned for the roles for "Superman Returns" (2006) but were subsequently turned down. They landed the roles in 2011 and portrayed the characters multiple times since. Photo courtesy of Warner Media

Despite widely circulated rumors, Henry Cavill has not returned as Superman. A tweet from DEADLINE teased a possible return for the English actor which set the internet a-buzz last week.

‘Pilgrim’s Dirge Issue no.2’ with Toben Racicot

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It’s been awhile since I did a podcast since I’ve been busy with cosplaying, but now I am back full swing. In this latest episode, Toben Racicot returns to chat about “Pilgrim’s Dirge” issue no. 2. We also have fan questions! This was a fun chat!

‘What If… Miles Morales no. 4’ sparks controversy

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Miles Morales debuted in in Marvel Comics’  “Ultimate Comics: Fallout no.4” in August 2011 and would don the mantle of Spider-Man after the death of Peter Parker in his universe, Earth-1610. Like Peter, Miles would be bitten by a radioactive spider that would grant him abilities.

Earth-16 Comics Wire Podcast- Episode 53: Black Rhapsody with Serena Sanchez (2022)

In this latest episode I speak with Serena Sanchez about her comic “Black Rhapsody,” a “black & white horror/cult thriller comic.”

 Boba Fett unites Tatooine to take on the Pykes

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The Season Finale of “The Book of Boba Fett” saw a former hired gun take responsibility over the welfare of people under him, a father reunite with his son, and a planet’s people take up arms against a criminal organization that wanted to use it for its own selfish purposes. This episode was also about closure between the former hired gun and another from his past. 

Din Djarin is a Mandalorian no more but what does that mean?

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The title of the fifth episode of the “Book of Boba Fett” said it all; the Mandalorian returned to grace the screens of Disney +. The episode was basically the first episode of “The Mandalorian” Season Three and we see the bounty hunter without his Force-wielding companion, Grogu since he had left him in the custody of Jedi Knight Luke Skywalker. 

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