Internet fandom is a morbidly obese child sprawled across a mountain of cushions, draped in French silk.
The walls echo with its screams for more cupcakes even as its mother and father frantically bake themselves into an early grave.
Its appetite for content is as rapacious as it is disdainful. … Continue Reading
(Warning! This article contains potential plot spoilers for Ant-Man.)
There’s no getting away from it, nor should there be.
We’re lucky enough to live in a society that celebrates diversity of race, religion, lifestyle, sexuality and gender.
In today’s society, to see diversity in our popular culture is … Continue Reading
Allow me to open with an admission…
I’m not a Fantastic Four fan. I mean, I like the Fantastic Four and I most certainly respect their importance within the context of the Marvel Universe. In terms of knowledge of the characters as written, however, I’m by no means an … Continue Reading
When Fox released the above image of its titular antagonist in X-Men: Age of Apocalypse, the voice of fandom did what the voice of fandom does. Fans took to social media, hastily assembling memes comparing the design of the character to Power Rangers villain Ivan Ooze and drawing unfavourable … Continue Reading
Like many PC gamers I’m currently lamenting the fact that I’m unable to play the (purportedly spectacular) Arkham Knight, the third and final chapter in the Arkham trilogy by plucky UK developers Rocksteady and Warner Brothers games.
It turns out that third party developer Iron Galaxy, best known for their … Continue Reading
At Nerdifi we like to shine a spotlight on characters we feel are overlooked, under appreciated or that we just can’t contain our love for.
It’s a feature we unimaginatively call… The Character Spotlight.
Imagine someone asked you to invent the world’s best superhero… What powers would they have?
Well, … Continue Reading
With the new Sony/Marvel Studios co-produced Spider-Man reboot quickly approaching we are getting dribs and drabs of information about the production. As a director and lead were announced we also heard rumblings of more of a focus on high school life within the film, a John Hughes influence, more comedic … Continue Reading
With the impending cinematic release of Fantastic 4 less than a fortnight away a worryingly large section of the audience seems to have already formed an opinion of the film.
Nonetheless for those unfamiliar with Marvel’s First Family I’d like to delve into the groups history…
In the late 1950s … Continue Reading