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Richard is the owner of the Eisner award-winning Zeus Comics in Dallas, Texas and co-creator of “the Variants,” a webseries about life in the comic shop. He is also freakishly good at handstand push-ups. You can follow Zeus Comics on twitter and instagram @zeuscomics or at zeuscomics.com


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  • Arrow S06 E07: Oliver gets arrested for being Green Arrow, decides best course of action is to once again be Green Arrow ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

    Hello Team Arrow! It’s Richard from Zeus Comics! It’s our Thanksgiving episode of Arrow and that means turkey, family and the police showing up to arrest your dad! Oh and one big moment in the crossover! But I’ll get to that in a moment. During the unveiling of a new police HQ, FBI agent Samanda Watson arrests Oliver for being the Green Arrow and the crimes perpetrated during the Green Arrow’s vigilantism. After a quick stint in lock-up Oliver is […]

  • Riverdale S02 E07: Jughead gets blackmailed, Cheryl is kinda nuts, and an affair is revealed!

    Hello Riverdale class of 2018! It’s Richard from Zeus Comics! Three tales wrapping back into one episode comprise Tales from the Darkside. First up, Southside Serpent attorney Penny Peabody returns to dupe Jughead into delivering a package – I mean a giant crate with a chain around it to neighboring city Greendale. Like that’s not every red flag ever. The reason? This job will pay for his dad FP’s medical and legal fees after FP got roughed-up by a group […]

  • Legends of Tomorrow S03 E07: Meta-Monkey in the 1960’s

    Hello my Legends Legionnaires! It’s Richard from Zeus Comics! Jumping from Grodd to the Crisis on Earth X crossover to our mid-season break, we kick off with the debut of Flash Villain Gorilla Grodd in Legends of Tomorrow!  With Sarah still in a coma (because she’s busy filming the giant four show crossover!) our team decides to carry on and tackle the next anachronism on Nate’s time map. And it’s Jackson’s random pick takes them to 1967 Vietnam where villagers, […]

  • The Flash S04 E07: The Thinker origin story!

    Hey Flash Fans! It’s Richard from Zeus Comics! It’s an origin episode and wedding for Iris and Barry!  Okay! So Clifford Devoe and his spouse Marlize are professors and Clifford (possibly Marlize) were also affected by the particle accelerator accident! He thinks, she builds. When professor Clifford Devoe devises a thinking cap to harness his brains full capabilities, his wife Marlize, an engineer, builds it. Unable to power the device using normal means, Devoe goes to STAR Labs as the […]

  • Supergirl S03 E07: Mon El returns, Saturn Girl debuts, and makin’ it Reign!

    Hello, my Supergirl Superfriends! It’s Richard from Zeus Comics! Outside of a little fling slash hilarious romp between Alex and Sarah Lance the White Canary from Legends of Tomorrow in our four-show Crossover, there wasn’t much movement in the crossover for Supergirl, but — and this is a big one — in our prior episode Wake Up, it was the return of Mon-El! And his wife! Wha?! Huh?! I’ve spoken at length about Mon-El ending up in the 31st century, […]

  • Crisis on Earth X: Epic CW crossover preview!

    Hello, it’s Richard from Zeus Comics getting you ready for massive four show crossover! Supergirl! Arrow! Flash! Legends of tomorrow! First off and this is important. The crossover is two nights and two hours each night! Monday November 27th and Tuesday November 28th. Arrow will not be airing Thursday so plan your CW viewing/recording accordingly. The action kicks off on Earth one for the wedding of Iris West and Barry Allen with all the cast of the super-shows in attendance. Caitlyn […]

  • Arrow S06 E06: The Vigilante is revealed and get ready for Richard Dragon!

    Hello Team Arrow! It’s Richard from Zeus Comics! This episode Deathstroke Returns, sees Slade Wilson pulling Oliver into his quest to find his son Joe. The twist? The quest to get Joe out of the Kasnian prison gets flipped with Joe being revealed as the leader of the terrorist group the Jackals! Back in Star City, when the Vigilante returns to take down Councilwoman Pollard who’s behind the anti-vigilante bill, Dinah takes him on one on one! After her Canary […]

  • Arrow S06 E06: Slade has family issues, and Diggle faces his moral standing

    Hello Team Arrow! It’s Richard from Zeus Comics! Promises Kept continues Slade Wilson’s quest to save his son Joe but as revealed last week Joe has followed his fathers villainous footsteps. The path to save Joe sets Slade and Oliver against Joe and his terrorist organization the Jackals. Both are able to stop the jackals plot against the Kasnian army and people but Slade is unable to convince Joe to join him. Right before Joe flees, he shares that he […]

  • Riverdale S02 E06: Drag races over jingle jangle (yeah), The Candyman, and Betty vs. The Blackhood

    Hello Riverdale Class of 2018! It’s Richard from Zeus Comics! We open on Jughead and what’s this? Southsider Serpent Toni stayed the night?! But as she explains moments later it was only a PG13 grope fest because he’s still into Betty and Toni’s more into girls. Get on with your bisexual self. That other drama from last episode with Betty’s hard take down of Veronica is also resolved when she comes clean about the Black Hood and enlists Veronica’s help […]

  • Legends of Tomorrow S03 E06: Helen of Troy and Hedy Lamarr in 1930’s Hollywood, and Damien is back but with what purpose?

    Hello my Legends Legionaries! It’s Richard from Zeus Comics! This episode Helen Hunt brought the original Helen, Helen of Troy who’s time displaced in the 1937 Hollywood! Greek myth describes her as the most beautiful woman in the world and as such in Hollywood studio execs would kill for her – literally. Demand for her also causes young actress Hedy Lamarr to get passed over. Without Lamarr becoming a star, that chain of events stops Lamarr from inventing and early […]