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

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  • Riverdale S02 E21: Cheryl channels her inner Arrow, and we get a Black Hood reveal!

    Hello Riverdale Class of 2018! It’s Richard from Zeus Comics Nonchalantly leave your teen boyfriends bed after his dad walks in, stop your limo driver to catch a gunman or gunwoman as it were, discover your Dad is going to expose your mom’s affair with your teen boyfriends dad and survive a mobster attack in which your mom shoots and kills a man named small fry – and that was just Veronica Lodges day! Why it must be a bonkers […]

  • The Flash S04 E21: Things get hairy with Harry, and Amunet Black returns!

    Hey Flash Fans! It’s Richard from Zeus Comics! With the clock ticking on the Thinker Clifford Devoe’s plan to bathe Earth in Dark Matter causing the human race to lose intelligence, the Flash Squad turn to the only solution they think can to stop Devoe’s Satellites – black market meta trafficker Amunet Black! Which brings me to this weeks Flashpoints Alright Alright let’s gets this out of the way. I was not super-jazzed by the title Harry and the Harrisons. […]

  • Supergirl S03 E17: Party at the Wordkiller’s place!

    Hello my Supergirl Superfriends! It’s Richard from Zeus Comics! With an apocalyptic solar eclipse and our unholy worldkilling trinity of Reign, Purity and Pestilence united our Superfriends head into battle! Not going to lie – this episode was epic! We kick off with Lena Luthor coming clean about her experiments on Samantha to see if she can cure her of Reign. The reveal is that Lena was keeping Reign contained via Kryptonite and a vault built by her villainous brother […]

  • Arrow S06 E20: Oliver gets shanked even before prison, and could Laurel be an ally?

    Hello Team Arrow! It’s Richard from Zeus Comics! Still going solo, Oliver has traveled to Moscow to pay his Bratva debt in hopes he can convince Anatoly to return to Russia. But surprise (not really), Anatoly doesn’t bite and instead tasers the Kapushion (that’s Russian for hood) and gives him over to Ricardo Diaz. Once in Diaz’ possession, Oliver and Diaz battle for the right to control Star City with the loser promising to leave the city forever. Diaz of […]

  • Riverdale S02 E19: The Riverdale girls take charge, Archie gets beat, and the Black Hood returns

    Hello Riverdale Class of 2018, It’s Richard from Zeus Comics! Bound boys, Roofied Exes, and cheerleader ultimatums! Why it must be a new Riverdale! It’s Midge Clump’s funeral and everyone’s there. You’d think Cheryl was the killer because she and vixens were slaying in those black cloaks and black cheerleading outfits complete with black pom-poms. It’s here Cheryl declares the Vixens will not rest until Midge’s killer is rightly punished leading up to Cheryl even going after Sheriff Keller for […]

  • The Flash S04 E19: Siren X crashes the party, and Marlize and Clifford need marriage counseling

    Hey Flash Fans! It’s Richard from Zeus Comics! The fallout from Fallout’s transport is an unpredictable moment for the Thinker! Which brings me to this weeks’ Flashpoints Siren’s Song With Caitlyn’s powers on ice, who else can the Flash squad turn to keep a chill on Fallout should his containment suit go awry? None other than Leo Snart! Earth X’s answer to Captain Cold, Citizen Cold. When Cisco and Flash vibe to Earth X to grab Cold he’s amid a […]

  • Supergirl S03 E15: Mon El’s new threads, Lena makes it Reign

    Hello my Supergirl Superfriends! It’s Richard from Zeus Comics! The midseason delay for Supergirl means that while the other CW shows are going full on into their season conclusions, Supergirl is moving the Reign/Worldkiller plot in small pushes. As such last episode’s reveal that J’onn’s father Myr’nn is suffering from a type of Martian dementia takes over the main plot of this episode. Myr’nn’s attempt to keep his mind active is in actuality unleashing physic waves across the city causing […]

  • Arrow S06 E19: Ain’t no Arrow in Arrow, but we get all the backstory on The Dragon

    Hello Team Arrow! It’s Richard from Zeus Comics! Its an Arrowless Arrow as we get the back story on season big bad Ricardo Diaz! No seriously they ain’t no arrow up in here! Ricardo Diaz brings one woman army Black Siren on a mission to get Diaz into the Quadrant, a criminal organization who according to Diaz controls all criminal activity across the US. His offer to the Quadrant? They can run all their activity through Star City and in […]

  • Riverdale S02 E18: You might not care about Carrie, but Riverdale gets back to what it does best…murder!

    Hello Riverdale Class of 2018! It’s Richard from Zeus Comics! Singing! Dancing! Bell Bottoms, Farrah Fawcett hair… and murder! Why it must be a new Riverdale! Do you like Carrie the novel? Do you like Carrie the Musical? Then this isn’t the show for you! The horror coming of age tale about a tormented teen with telekinetic powers who murders an entire town of her tormentors and her oppressive religious mother is lost on musical numbers whose sole purpose is […]

  • The Flash S04 E18: A devastating and unexpected loss hits team Flash

    Hey Flash Fans! It’s Richard from Zeus Comics! This one took me by surprise, fans. As a jaunt into the Thinker’s lair goes awry, our Flash Squad lose their few advantages against the thinker in a shocking ending. Which brings me to this week’s flashpoints There he is. No there he isn’t! When Ralph and Barry scour the bus for clues to our final dark matter meta their scanners produce images of Edwin Gauss appearing and disappearing. But thanks to […]

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