RIP Stan Lee

Saw that he passed away today at the age of 95. While it’s sad that we’ve lost him, 95 is a very respectable age. After his wife passed last year, I figured it was only a matter of time before he went too since they were married for seventy years. Seventy. Man. They were married […]

Captain Marvel trailer

So … it doesn’t totally suck but neither is it especially good. If I had to pick a word for it, I’d use … underwhelming. I’m still not sold on Brie Larson – she has, it seems, exactly one expression and that’s not even taking into account that she sounds 12. I maintain that Katee Sackhoff would have […]

Metropolis … Or Not Interested, Thanks

DC & WB have announced their intent to do a Superman prequel series centered around Lois and Lex called Metropolis. I guess they like what Gotham has been doing and want more of that. Me? I love Superman and his mythos but have always considered Lois Lane as the least interesting character in his supporting […]

Old Comics

I was reading some older comics last night that are evidently considered timeless classics – Grant Morrison’s run on New X-Men and Mark Millar’s Jupiter’s Legacy – and honestly, I thought both were kind of mediocre. The former surprised me because I usually like Morrison; I think the whole decision to end the Cyclops/Jean Grey […]