Over the long and colorful history of comic books, superhero sidekicks have been almost as ubiquitous as costumes. Once mere stand-ins for the audience and a sounding board for the hero, some sidekicks have even inherited their mentor’s super alter ego. Here are our choices for the six top sidekicks in comics today. Nightwing As […]
So now we have seen the big reveal that was unfortunately leaked, and despite the excitement we may have all felt at seeing that image, we know little more now than we did once the news was released. Angela is now in the Marvel universe as a prelude to the timestream having broken as Age of Ultron concludes.
A ‘revolutionary’ announcement, as it reveals DC catching up with technology and style that Marvel has already used and pioneered by many indie creators.
Last week we saw the lightning form of the White Event hurtling towards the Earth at the culmination of Avengers #6. I rather wish that I could just stop time right there and take a year or two to imagine just what the effects of this could be on the Marvel Earth. Are we to […]
The hopes and dreams of fanboys and girls everywhere will be fulfilled this Fall, when LEGO Marvel Super Heroes arrives on a console near you.
You know when you are excited about something, and that something, when it finally arrives, is somehow everything that was promised, but somehow there’s something missing? It’s all shiny and nearly what you wanted, but just not quite? That’s how I feel about Avengers #1. I want to like it, I really do. After Jonathon […]
With Thanos rising once again to prominence in preparation for the next Avengers movie and in the pages of Avengers Assemble, I was led to think just what qualities we need from our headlining villains. After endless crossovers featuring the most recent uber-powerful villain, such as the Chaos King Amatsu-Mikaboshi, or the brother of Odin, […]
The Avengers is the movie of the year, one of the biggest hits of all time, and now a huge bestseller on home video. Check out how some fans celebrate their love of The Avengers and other geeky franchises.
Even to the die-hard fan, the Transformers universe can be confusing. Multiple continuities, multiple timelines, all equally valid for their era and each with volumes of material, whether comic or cartoon. Each with their own tone, each adjusted to the ‘new generation’ of readers, of various age ranges. Which can make it difficult to love […]
So today is the day we see the conclusion of Avengers Vs X-Men, and we prepare for Marvel’s great relaunch as Marvel Now! At least we are not getting a One Year Later or DCnU style reboot, but a continuation built upon what has passed before. Considering that the aforementioned reboots were DC’s third and […]