Marvel shooting itself in the foot? Not in the long run.

Marvel Comics is ready to turn the page on its superhero universe as fans know it. Fans of the X-Men and the Fantastic Four aren’t happy these days. As they see it, Marvel is tossing their favorite characters into the dumpster. I say, worry not, X and FF faithful. All will work out in the… Continue reading Marvel shooting itself in the foot? Not in the long run.

The OTHER Creator of BATMAN

DC Entertainment will now give Bill Finger official credit for his work in film and television projects based on his creations, including Batman v Superman. This is a long overdue honor, and is still incomplete. Writer Bill Finger needs to be credited in EVERY Batman comic, should be credited on every television show, every cartoon,… Continue reading The OTHER Creator of BATMAN

Comic Book Movies Going the Way of the Dodo?

Man of Steel and Watchmen director Zack Snyder responds to Steven Spielberg’s comments on superhero movies and addresses the rumor mill around the DCU. I’ve actually been a little worried about this myself. Commenting in the past on the Hollywood beast’s inability to generate any original ideas, lamenting its tendency to simply mimic what is… Continue reading Comic Book Movies Going the Way of the Dodo?

THE AMAZING AMADEUS

and it’s exactly who you think it is. Well, I called it. If you don’t believe me, do a quick search for my previous article on this site concerning the identity of the “Totally Awesome” Hulk. Come on, people, was this even a surprise? I can’t be the only one who saw it coming ten… Continue reading THE AMAZING AMADEUS

Replacing Batman—Didn’t they try that already?

He’s getting just old enough for this s–t. Hey, I have an idea! Let’s replace Bruce Wayne as Batman! That’s NEVER been done before! (Except for a couple’a dozen times, but nobody remembers any of those. Comics fans have lousy memories, right?) Then we’ll put some guy in armor and let him play Batman, until… Continue reading Replacing Batman—Didn’t they try that already?