Our tribute to a man who helped define the medium, Stan "The Man" Lee.
Yesterday, like many avid computer game and comic book fans, we picked up our copy of Spider-Man for the PS4. While we are still playing it and cannot give it a full review, we wanted to put out our early thoughts on the game and it's feel and approach to the Spider-Man mythos. Let's get… Continue reading Spider-Man (PS4) – First Thoughts
This is a post I have wanted to write for some time, however with the recent announcements of some of the titles that can be expected to hit stands from Marvel as part of their ‘Marvel Now! 2016’, it seems the right time to talk about the possible long term meaning of this. Some people… Continue reading Comic Book Reboots: The Pros and Cons of ‘Seasons’ in Comics
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
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.
With the recent launch of the All-New All-Different line of Marvel Comics, I felt that this would be a sensible time to look at the current situation of cultural representation in the new comic lines that they have launched, and have announced to be launching, primarily through the focus of either title characters or team… Continue reading Cultural Diversity in Comics: All-New All-Different Marvel