The Downside of Superpowers

Jack King Kirby’s super power was to convey and evoke emotion.    While most see the upside of having powers, one just needs to read the early stories by Stan Lee, many visually scripted by Jack Kirby, to see the consequences of having those powers. If anybody has really paid attention to Peter Parker over […]

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Revisiting 2015’s Fantastic Four

   With all of its flaws, and let’s be honest… there are a few, the Fantastic Four is a good reimagining of Marvel’s first family’s origin. Is it my FF? No. Is it the worst thing ever? No, again. I like it. It’s so far out of the confines of the nerd box that it […]

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That Moment when I became a Comics Collector

   Back in 1978-79 my Mom surprised me with two subscriptions to Marvel comics. One was for the Amazing Spider-Man and the other was for the Incredible Hulk. I had picked up three comic book at a toy store, and they had captured my imagination. That may have been why she subscribed for me.    My first issues […]

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Revisiting Roger Corman’s Fantastic Four (1994)

   Today we are celebrating the return of the Fantastic Four in Marvel Comics, with a viewing of the first Fantastic Four film! This is my favorite FF flick. I hope that Marvel Studios does re-acquire the rights to the property so we can have an MCU movie, soon. Here at the Quantum Multiverse Secret Headquarters, we […]

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Bryan Singer Set To Helm ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’

Days of Futures Past Redux    Due to circumstances out of my control, I am always tardy to the party. Having only recently viewed X-Men: Days of Future Past, I have to say that I am very impressed with the way they re-wrote that Claremont/Byrne classic X-Men tale. Some things still didn’t make sense but […]

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