The legacy of Adam West will never be forgotten. RIP Adam West, the original Caped Crusader.
Please note this is an opinion piece, I do not wish to annoy or anger anyone by putting my view on this subject forward. So this evening, I finished reading the first issue of the new Captain America: Steve Rogers ongoing series. The reason I am so late to this is due to the fact… Continue reading Captain America: Steve Rogers #1: The controversy and what feels overlooked
So, one week on, I figure it is time to give a review of my first convention and the experiences I had there. When I booked my ticket I was not entirely sure what to expect from a convention. I have watched live streams from them and know people who have previously attended, but I… Continue reading MCM London 2016: Thoughts on my first convention
Hello Readers, Just a quick update to apologise for the lack of a post this weekend, the post is on the way and will be up during the course of this week. Also, for anyone interested, I will be attending London MCM Comic Con this coming weekend (not as a guest but as a general… Continue reading Small Update
Continuing the focus on Captain America this month, this week’s column looks at what the mantle of Captain America means, and the difference between the meaning of this mantle, and the character of Steve Rogers himself.
As many comic fans will know, DC has recently announced that from May onward, the DC Universe will be changed up by an event called Rebirth. This has been teased for some time by Geoff Johns, among others from DC, but over the Easter weekend we were granted the first information about the impact that… Continue reading Thoughts on the DC Rebirth
Hello readers, just wanted to give you a general update on the blog and associated things. Firstly, I feel I should let you know that my intention from the new year of posting a Star Wars review has been put on hold, it has now been so long since I've seen the film I feel… Continue reading General update
Hello to all readers of the Superhero Subculture blog. I'm sorry that activity in late November and through December has been virtually non-existent, but I have been rather busy outside of blog work and have not been able to find the time to update the page. However, I would like to reassure you the blog… Continue reading New Year, a new plan
Name:Matthew Murdock Alias:Daredevil Profession: Defense Lawyer Powers: Heightened Senses Equipment/Weapons: Baton, which serves many functions. First Appearance: Daredevil #1 Continuing with the theme highlighted in the last column, radioactivity, this column will look at one of the oddest forms in which radiation… Continue reading Heroic Origins: Daredevil
This time around in the assessment of cultural and historical impacts on comics, we look at the impact of scientific experimentation, and the fears of this, on the early stories of everyone’s friendly neighbourhood hero, Spiderman. The origins of this classic Marvel hero are well known, the geeky Peter Parker obtains his powers after being… Continue reading Spiderman and Scientific Experimentation