Tag Archives: villains

The MCU “Villain Problem”-Part Two

Click here to check out ‘The MCU “Villain Problem”- Part One’.

Here we are again, fandom feeders!

Having traversed Phase 2 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe in our Commen-tables and just got our teeth stuck into Captain America: Civil War, I thought that now might be the time to … Continue Reading

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

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

The Underused and Underrated of Marvel’s Underworld (Part 2)

Welcome back to my homage to the underused, underrated and downright under appreciated villains from Marvel’s rogues gallery. If you haven’t read part one you can check it our right here. N.b. These characters are in no order other than the order in which my fanboy brain conjures them.… Continue Reading

The Underused and Underrated of Marvel’s Underworld (Part 1)

Marvel has an awesome pantheon of villains, some of whom have now been immortalised forever on the big screen.

Loki, The Red Skull, Ultron, The Kingpin. With the help of talented and dedicated actors they’ve gone from obscure funnybook characters to cultural icons.

But these are just the tip of … Continue Reading

Character Spotlight- Doctor Doom

If you were a super villain, what would your master plan be?

Starting WWIII? Robbing Fort Knox? Using mind-control to influence the world’s leaders?

Today’s subject does all three before breakfast, but even the greatest of arch villains have humble beginnings.

Victor_von_Doom_(Earth-616)_from_Thor_Vol_1_600Doctor Doom first appeared in Fantastic Four #5 in … Continue Reading