Attack on Titan Season 2, Episode 8 Review

Preview This week’s Attack on Titan, Episode 8 was a calmer, emotionally deeper episode than the previous one. With all the fighting between Eren, The Armoured Titan and The Colossal Titan this episode focused more on Mikasa, Armin and Hannes and their relationship. The episode was a more character building exercise for the audience exploring… Read More Attack on Titan Season 2, Episode 8 Review

Attack on Titan Season 2 Review: At The End of The First Half( First Six Episodes)

When Attack on Titans came out in 2013, it delivered exactly what the Manga had promised… blood, screams, gore, emotions, pulse-racing action and powerful characters.  It shared a new perspective on the most irresponsible race on the planet- Humans!  And with its right mix of slick action and emotions there was very little doubt that… Read More Attack on Titan Season 2 Review: At The End of The First Half( First Six Episodes)

How the Unlikely Duo of Marvel and FX Turned Legion Into a Hit

They agreed to be partners, not rival suitors for creator Noah Hawley Legion is the first Marvel live-action series that didn’t air on Netflix or ABC When it came to live-action television series, Marvel for the past few years was only in the ABC and Netflix business. But that changed in February, when the company… Read More How the Unlikely Duo of Marvel and FX Turned Legion Into a Hit

FROM THE ASHES: 15 DC REBIRTH COMICS YOU SHOULD BE READING RIGHT NOW

Five years ago, DC Comics relaunched their entire universe in an event called “The New 52.” While well-received at first, it’s no secret that it left longtime readers wanting. Old fans felt like their favorite characters had been turned into shells of their former selves, and like the DC Universe they loved so dearly was… Read More FROM THE ASHES: 15 DC REBIRTH COMICS YOU SHOULD BE READING RIGHT NOW

“The World You’re Crafting Isn’t in a Vacuum”: A Zimbabwean Comics Artist on Social Justice and Storytelling

Bill Masuku is fast becoming one of the most well-known comic artists in Zimbabwe. Over the past few years, the Zimbabwean comic industry has grown significantly. In 2015, an artist collective called Comexposed launched Zimbabwe’s first-ever comic book convention. According to TechZim, it “highlighted the animation talent in the country and shed some light on… Read More “The World You’re Crafting Isn’t in a Vacuum”: A Zimbabwean Comics Artist on Social Justice and Storytelling

New Super-Man foregrounds much-needed Asian representation in superhero comics

Each week, Big Issues focuses on a newly released comic-book issue of significance. This week, it’s New Super-Man #9. Written by Gene Luen Yang (Action Comics, Boxers & Saints) with art by Viktor Bogdanovic (Batman: Arkham Knight, Suicide Squad Most Wanted), inks by Bogdanovic and Jonathan Glapion (Batman, Reborn), and colorist Mike Spicer (Extremity, Head… Read More New Super-Man foregrounds much-needed Asian representation in superhero comics

10 Things Dc Comics Wants You To Forget About Catwoman

Catwoman is one of the Batman series most popular characters. Initially a villain, the feline-themed thief has had a long history serving as a romantic foil to the Dark Knight, flirting with him even as he hands her over to the authorities. Over the years, Catwoman has moved more towards heroism, protecting and looking after… Read More 10 Things Dc Comics Wants You To Forget About Catwoman

Has the Marvel Cinematic Universe become too complicated to enjoy?

The biggest moments of the MCU can be tremendous, unusually impactful viewing, like a season finale to a great TV show – it’s really not the same as watching a traditional trilogy of movies. The payoff can be a lot bigger. To new viewers, though, watching the season finale isn’t much use without watching the rest of the show first.… Read More Has the Marvel Cinematic Universe become too complicated to enjoy?