Comic Books

April 14, 2016

Comics Through the Ages!

There have been a lot of questions involving the different so-called “Ages” of comics. We talk about the Golden Age or the Silver Age versions of heroes, but what does that even mean? Well, these Ages break down periods of time during which comics were written, published, or viewed in […]
April 6, 2016

Hand-Me-Down Heroes: A Legacy Explained

  Let’s talk about legacy characters. By legacy characters, I mean individuals who have taken up the mantle of a superhero (or villain) after the original’s death, inability, or unwillingness to carry on the name. For instance, after Batman had his spine broken by Bane, Jean-Paul Valley took on the […]
March 30, 2016

Batman v Superman v Comics – A Comparison

We’re going to talk about Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. Spoilers necessarily follow, so this is your one and only warning. There are already a plethora of reviews rolling in on this movie, including a great video review on this very site. With that in mind, I’m a comic […]
March 22, 2016

Boot or Reboot: That is the Question

I miss nostalgia. That’s right. I have nostalgia for nostalgia. Remember when you could look back fondly at things from you childhood and think about how awesome they were the first time you laid eyes on them? Maybe you had a pony you loved. Now, you probably don’t remember having […]