Articles Posted in the " Comics " Category

  • Spread Nerdiness and Good Cheer, Free Comic Book Day is Here!

    Guess what, everyone! Tomorrow is Free Comic Book Day, the most wonderful day of the year! Take note! On the first Saturday in May of every year (coincidentally also Star Wars Day this year, for double the nerd fun!), anyone can go to a comic book store and leave with a heaping stack of free […]


  • Review: Iron Man 3

    Iron Man 3 premiered in the US tonight, officially kicking off Phase Two of Marvel’s Cinematic Universe. And what a premiere it was. Stunning action, razor sharp wit and some well-timed character development made for a well-crafted and surprising third installment. Warning: This review contains major spoilers for Iron Man 3. Proceed at your own […]



  • Give Me a #!$?@*)% Black Widow Movie

    This last year has been an interesting one for women in comic book movies. We got Selina Kyle in The Dark Knight Rises and Natasha Romanov in The Avengers. Compare that to 2011, when the most prominent Marvel women on the big screen were Peggy Carter and Jane Foster of Captain America and Thor. Now, […]


  • Marvel Cinematic Universe Phase 2 Spoiler Post

    It’s almost time for the beginning of Phase Two of Marvel’s epic Cinematic Universe project. Over the past several years, they’ve given us Iron Man, Iron Man 2, The Incredible Hulk, Thor and Captain America: The First Avenger, all of which led up to the unbelievable The Avengers. Phase One was a smashing success, and […]


  • The Internet is for Representation: Queer Heroes of Webcomics

    There’s a hard fact of life that every shipper must face: besides a few glorious exceptions, our queer interpretations of characters in mainstream media are unlikely to ever become canon. For every Willow Rosenberg and Ianto Jones, there are hundreds of Jim Kirks and Dean Winchesters – characters who are often coded as queer and […]


  • Why The Upcoming Deadpool Game Both Worries and Excites Me

    Disclaimer: All views stated here are opinions based on released trailers and articles concerning the game so far. It’s all purely speculative. I know nothing about the game beyond what the general public knows.  A new trailer was released today for High Moon Studios’ Deadpool, and I’ve decided to use this opportunity to discuss my hopes and fears […]


  • Suddenly Iron Men! Thousands of Them!

    The following article contains minor spoilers from the Iron Man 3 #2 Official Trailer and associated comics. If you’d prefer to remain unspoiled for the film, do not proceed. Today marked the release of the second official Iron Man 3 trailer, and with it came more glimpses of the action, drama and bizarre over-articulated words […]