Have We Been Here Before?

Not so long ago, I was critical of the latter two chapters of Jim Starlin’s Infinity Trilogy; the Infinity War and the Infinity Crusade. Very much products of the Nineties, concepts that could easily have led to masterpieces failed to receive the thought and care in the stories that supported the main plot; throwaway crossovers […]

Designing The Epic Villain

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, […]

Cosmic Jollies, Feeding The Hunger

I don’t know about you, but since the demise of the Guardians Of The Galaxy, I have really been missing some truly cosmic space opera. The Annihilators mini-series bridged that gap for a little while, but my space opera addiction is a hungry beast, and needs feeding. Regular readers will be aware that I am […]

Whose side are we on?

Such days bring very much into focus issues such as Life and Death, and the meanings of both.

Sort of justifies all of that Infinity Gauntlet nonsense, doesn’t it?