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 [...]

The Twisted Histories of Kang

The Twisted Histories of Kang

The Twisted Histories of Kang The Twisted Histories of Kang. There are few characters in all of comics that are as convoluted as Kang the Conqueror. He has more identities than a room full of Avengers on any given day. Nathaniel Richards, Iron Lad, Kid Immortus, the Scarlet Centurion, Rama-Tut, and Immortus. So many come from one. Of course he [...]

Silver Surfer Vol. 2 No. 1

Silver Surfer Vol. 2 No. 1

SILVER SURFER VOL. 2 NO. 1 In 1983 my Father took me to my first Comic Book Convention at a Red Lion Inn in Sacramento, California. It was in the Summer and I was 13. He didn't tell me where we were going and the destination was incredible to my then budding collector senses. It [...]

Fantastic Four One:12 Collective Deluxe Gallery

Fantastic Four One:12 Collective Deluxe Gallery

Fantastic Four One:12 Collective Deluxe Steel Boxed Set Pre-Order Marvel's first family - the Fantastic Four!Mister Fantastic, the Invisible Woman, the Human Torch, the Thing… and H.E.R.B.I.E.!Reed Richards, Sue Storm Richards, Johnny Storm, and Ben Grimm.Outfitted in their Unstable Molecule team jumpsuits!Sensational 1:12 scale action figures in a collectible metal tin.Each character includes multiple heads [...]

Marvel Super Heroes Contest of Champions

Marvel Super Heroes Contest of Champions

Marvel Super Heroes Contest of Champions It was the merry month of March of 1982, I was twelve and my mind was BLOWN when I saw the cover for Marvel Super Heroes Contest of Champions issue number one. Never in my wildest dreams had I ever thought that you could pack so many superheroes into [...]