In the comic book industry, the hip thing to do nowadays is to take a book, doesn’t matter if it’s a team or solo title, end its run and then start up a brand new volume. And not just every once in a while, but all the damn time! They think sales will go … Continue reading “Don’t Call It A Relaunch!” – Volume 3 Begins
Why are there so many commonly used tropes in comic book stories? The tragic origin story, we fixed things because of time travel, it wasn’t me, it was my evil gender swapped clone, and so on and so on. It’s not that these plot points aren’t cool and interesting. They are, or can be … Continue reading Overused Tropes In Comics!
Alternate Realities. Parallel Universes. Infinite Multiverses. These concepts have become a staple of the modern day superhero comic book story. With series like DC’s Elseworlds and Marvel’s What If…?, readers get the opportunity to see their favorite characters, stories and events play out differently than they had seen before. Questions can be asked, such as … Continue reading Elseworlds and What Ifs?
When it comes to super villains in comic books, the norm for the longest time was make them colorful looking so they pop of the page and don’t give them too complicated of a backstory. Simple and eye catching. Once television and animation became a factor, comic book fans were seeing their favorite characters acted … Continue reading Revamping Bat-Villains
Make DC Comics Great…Again? DC Comics Inc. is one of the largest and oldest comic book companies, producing material that takes place in the fictional DC Universe, featuring numerous iconic characters including: Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, The Flash, Swamp Thing, The Spectre, Hitman, Aquaman, Supergirl, Nightwing and Green Arrow! Not to mention teams such as the Justice League, the Justice Society of America, the Suicide Squad, and the Teen Titans, and … Continue reading How Do You Remember DC Comics?
The ties of boys (and girls) to cars is something unique. They are unchallenged time machines that take us back to places that make the mind race. Whether it’s 31 Chevy’s, the muscle cars from the 60s and 70s, and even the newest vehicles being developed – they all transport us when they’re seen, ridden … Continue reading Batmobiles – A Complete & Detailed Review – Which is YOUR Favorite?