Illustration: Supergirl “Choose hope.”

Supergirl "Choose hope."

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 [...]

Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow

Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow The new Supergirl series' cover art is amazing. It gives off art nouveau, Alex Raymond and Frank Frazetta vibes, all day long. I'll pick one up and see how the contents hold up to the cover.

Catching up with the Coming Crisis

   When Arrow first aired, I was there. For every episode, I was there. After the fourth or fifth season we had an on-again-off-again relationship. The plots were hampered by more drama than was necessary, but I guess that is the nature of storytelling now. Instead of ranting about it I chose to just become [...]

Melissa Benoist shares a BTS photo with Batwoman on Instagram

   My first reaction to the Batwoman outfit was pretty positive. The cape is a bit wispy but the texture of the suit is pretty nice. Like Michael Keaton's Batman 89 gear, I think that this this is a costume best served by remaining in the shadows. Her "cowl" even looks like it's a throwback [...]