There are some movies where you can tell the writers read and loved the source material. Deadpool was one. Spider-man: Homecoming is another. Tom Holland’s Peter Parker could have stepped straight off the pages of Amazing Spider-Man (with a little linguistic updating to make him feel current). - **Read our policies before commenting.** Please do not copy […]
Guardians of the Galaxy vol 2 delivered on multiple fronts, but especially when developing the themes of found family and the utilization of its female characters. WARNING: This review will contain spoilers for Guardians of the Galaxy vol 2. Despite what the four Captain America shirts in my wardrobe would lead you to believe, Guardians of […]
It seems like every so often an article comes out trying to define what ‘geek culture’ actually is, while dismissing large swaths of fans for not being a specific type of geek the author is most familiar with. This time the fandom gatekeeping article comes from FlickeringMyth.com with a piece titled ‘You’re Not a Nerd: The […]
I’m a huge fan of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but you’ll notice that a lot of my articles about it tend to criticize the lack of female characters. It’s an ongoing problem that Marvel is slowly correcting, and news like this just keeps giving me hope. - **Read our policies before commenting.** Please do not […]
The upcoming addition to the MCU, Black Panther, is still a few years away but it already features a very impressive cast. Danai Gurira, who played Michonne in The Walking Dead, has joined the cast too! - **Read our policies before commenting.** Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged.
The relationship between Steve Rogers and Peggy Carter (aka “Steggy“) is a fandom romance for the ages. However, Steve’s actions during Captain America: Civil War seem to diminish what they’ve established. Earlier this month, Hayley Atwell commented on that one scene and Peggy Carter’s impact on Steve’s life. Peggy Carter is a Marvel character that deserves more respect. WARNING: This article […]
After getting Spider-Man back, a lot of Marvel fans want the X-Men to join MCU as well. Check out what Chris Evans, Sebastian Stan, and Anthony Mackie had to say about the mutants. - **Read our policies before commenting.** Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged.
Following hot on the heels of #GiveElsaAGirlfriend, the Captain America fandom has launched the #GiveCaptainAmericaABoyfriend tag. And wow, it’s really taken off. The #GiveCaptainAmericaABoyfriend hashtag has fluctuated among the list of trending topics, at some points reaching as high as #3 in the United States in the middle of the night and early dawn hours. […]
Joss Whedon used to be held up as a shining example of feminism. Somewhere along the way, his shine lost its luster. Now he says he’d be interested in doing a female superhero film and the internet wants to know, could we trust him? At the inaugural HeForShe Media Summit held this past weekend in Los […]
Black Panther doesn’t even come out for two years, but it’s already a highly-anticipated movie, thanks in part to its star-studded cast that just added another: Michael B. Jordan is rumored to be joining. Chadwick Boseman’s T’Challa (aka Black Panther) was a big hit with fans following his Marvel Cinematic Universe debut in this month’s Captain […]