Category Archives: Comics

Tights For Flights: Superman’s Top 7 Comic Book Costumes

If Superman has taught us one thing, it’s that a classic never dies.

And even if it does, it doesn’t stay dead for long!

Having explored the plethora of alternate comic book duds for Batman and Spider-Man, in light of the recent Superman Day I thought it might be … Continue Reading

Wolverine Hates Heroes (or Friendly Fire part 1)

While it’s been a while since I wrote it, my Hulk Hates Heroes article really seems to have struck a chord with people.

I thought I’d revisit the idea in a series of articles that we’ll just call… Friendly Fire.

With the recent release of Logan I thought I’d take … Continue Reading

The Wonder Woman Reading List

This weekend, history will be made.

On Thursday the 1st of June Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman (2017) will bring the most enduring and iconic woman in comics to a broad, international audience.

It would take some doing to argue against the epochal nature of the character, or her status as … Continue Reading

5 Reasons why Nightwing could be the best film of the DCEU

Batman fans could have been forgiven for recently breathing a long and well deserved sigh of relief.

Firstly, it was announced that after talk of deteriorating negotiations between director Matt Reeves and Warner Brothers executives that Reeves would indeed be taking to the director’s chair for The Batman.

Secondly (and … Continue Reading

Marvel’s Rambunctious Robots

Robots are not only cool but they’re a staple of interesting and provocative science fiction. They ask fundamental questions about the sanctity of life and whether or not it can belong to any being that’s artificially created.

Of course, these themes have been explored very successfully recently by movies like … Continue Reading