Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Comics

Controversies in Geek Culture: Erasure of Female Characters

San Diego Comic Con is coming to a close and all that anyone can talk about is the Marvel Cinematic Universe panel from last...

Leave Dick Grayson Alone

*Trigger warning: rape* Dick Grayson is such a lovable character. It’s no wonder he’s so popular. He’s number 11 on IGN’s “Top 100 Comic Book...

Controversies in Geek Culture: Sexist Comic Creators

*trigger warning: rape, rape culture, abuse* Sexism is everywhere. It’s visible in all of our media sources and even our everyday lives. But sexism has...

Why Superheroes Don’t All Need Superpowers

What, exactly, makes a super hero? People think that Captain America is a superhero because of his super-human abilities. But could he also be...

How Does “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” Live Up to the...

There’s this famous saying that you hear from comic fans a lot:“No one stays dead except for Bucky, Jason Todd, and Uncle Ben.” I’m...

Translucid, Yahoo Screen, and Not So Silent Earth: 3!

It's no secret that artist Claudio Sanchez has made great strides on so many fronts of entertainment. From being the front man of rock...

Marvel’s Age of Ultron Teaser

//cdn.playwire.com/bolt/js/embed.min.js BREAKING NEWS Marvel just released a teaser trailer for the upcoming Age of Ultron movie set to be released in May 2015. Feast your eyes...

Why We Really Don’t Need More Batman Stuff

We all know who Batman is. How can we not? He's everywhere. He's in TV shows, movies, video games, comics, amusement park rides, you...

The Comic Book Virgin: Sex Criminals

Welcome to The Comic Book Virgin, the series where I dive headfirst into the world of comics and never look back. This week:"Sex Criminals". Matt Fraction...

The Importance of “Hawkeye” #19

Editor's Note: We have been assisted in the writing of this article by Tawny O'Brien, our resident ASL expert. She has been signing for...