Category Archives: Comics

Marvel’s Unsung (Supporting) Heroes

As much as every superhero fan loves the flights of fancy of seeing super powers in action, battles against super villains and world saving feats, they would be nothing without the down to earth drama of these heroes’ personal lives.
The soap-opera aspect of comics was really pushed by Stan
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Character Spotlight – The Thunderbolts

With a new Thunderbolts comic series on the way, not to mention Marvel’s ragtag team of anti-heroes having made their first animated appearance in Avengers Assemble recently and Zemo appearing in Captain America: Civil War I wouldn’t be at all surprised to see them in live action some time soon.… Continue Reading

Threads of Justice: Batman’s Top 7 Comic Book Costumes

Another year another reboot, eh?

As someone who never completely warmed to DC’s New 52 back in 2011 (as an aging crank anything that attempts to make things I enjoy younger and trendier gives me the hives), I’m quietly optimistic about the comic titan’s upcoming “Rebirth”.

For the unaware Rebirth … Continue Reading

7 DC Characters That We NEED in the DCEU

Martian Manhunter

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I’ve already rhapsodised about how much I love this hugely under-appreciated character.

J’onn J’onzz would be a huge asset to future Justice League films but is also interesting enough to carry a film in his own right. Audiences will inevitably draw comparison to Paul Bettany’s Vision over at … Continue Reading