Why Are Superhero Movies So Much Better Than Superhero Comics?

Why Are Superhero Movies So Much Better Than Superhero Comics?

So when Rob Bricken, formerly of Topless Robot then regular contributor to io9, asked a poignant question... “Why Are Superhero Movies So Much Better Than Superhero Comics?” Some may argue this. I won't but some might. There are those who think that they are inferior because the stories that the movies convey are just bastardised [...]

Black Widow: A High Level Impression

Black Widow: A High Level Impression

Black Widow: A High Level Impression... Natasha Romanoff, aka Black Widow, confronts the darker parts of her ledger when a dangerous conspiracy with ties to her past arises. Pursued by a force that will stop at nothing to bring her down, Natasha must deal with her history as a spy, and the broken relationships left [...]

Nerd Rage!

Nerd Rage!

Nerd Rage! How I went from being overly critical about geek properties to a more laid-back, take it as it comes, fan. This is all just made up stuff to entertain... Why so Serious? I used to be pretty harsh on TV shows and Films that just didn’t get it “right”. You know, “Captain America” [...]

Epic Byrne: The Comic Art of John Byrne

Epic Byrne: The Comic Art of John Byrne

Epic Byrne is my excuse to share art from my favorite artist of all time. You'll note that I did not say "comic artist". He is probably the reason I sampled other comics from the Fantastic Four, to Lab Rats. He is more that just an artist but also a wonderful writer. He's a fan [...]

Somewhere in the Multiverse, Carl Weathers is Captain America

Somewhere in the Multiverse, Carl Weathers is Captain America

Carl Weathers as Captain America With all due respect to Chris Evans, ever since I was 17 (1987) I have wanted Carl Weathers to play Captain America. His role in Predator just left an impression on me that I'll never shake. I never could quantify why I wanted to see him as the first Avenger, [...]