dean trippe | moonbase one

Ask me something   I made Something Terrible, created Butterfly, co-founded Project: Rooftop, co-host The Last Cast podcast, ramble on Twitter, and I have a
website.

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    Heidi MacDonald at The Beat recommends Something Terrible:

Superheroes sometimes come in for some criticism here at The Beat—I was a teenaged superhero reader but haven’t read them regularly in a looooong time. I understand the tropes but don’t them in my life at this point in time. Sometimes I think I need to, as the King James translator put it, “When I was a child, I spake as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child: but when I became a man, I put away childish things.”
 Well, after reading Dean Trippe’s autobiographical comic Something Terrible, I’m reminded why we need heroes and why they’re often super. For all the dark gritty crap and overblown events and interoffice drama, these are stories about characters who a lot of people—a lot of kids—identify with in a very personal, direct way. That should never be forgotten.
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Read the full article here.
Thanks again to everyone who has read or shared my story. Based on the letters I’m receiving, you’re genuinely helping people by doing so. <3

    Heidi MacDonald at The Beat recommends Something Terrible:

    Superheroes sometimes come in for some criticism here at The Beat—I was a teenaged superhero reader but haven’t read them regularly in a looooong time. I understand the tropes but don’t them in my life at this point in time. Sometimes I think I need to, as the King James translator put it, “When I was a child, I spake as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child: but when I became a man, I put away childish things.”


    Well, after reading Dean Trippe’s autobiographical comic Something Terrible, I’m reminded why we need heroes and why they’re often super. For all the dark gritty crap and overblown events and interoffice drama, these are stories about characters who a lot of people—a lot of kids—identify with in a very personal, direct way. That should never be forgotten.

    Read the full article here.

    Thanks again to everyone who has read or shared my story. Based on the letters I’m receiving, you’re genuinely helping people by doing so. <3

    — 11 months ago with 43 notes
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