Tag Archives: comic books

Why So Serious?

Today I will pay tribute to the character many consider to be the greatest comic book villain ever created. He’s Batman’s arch nemesis, and while he may look like a clown, his antics are rarely funny to the good people … Continue reading

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Batman vs. Superman: My Review (SPOILERS)

I saw Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice last night. Before seeing the movie, I heard all the poor reviews, and was annoyed. This was Batman vs. Superman! Perhaps the two most iconic comic book characters in existence fighting each … Continue reading

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Chanukkah 2015: The Randomness Continues

It’s time for another Chanukkah post in which I discuss eight topics. (One for every night of the holiday in case you couldn’t figure that out.) The topics usually relate to each other in some way, but not always. ONE … Continue reading

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The Not Awful, but Could Have Been Better Four

I saw the movie Fantastic Four this weekend. While it certainly wasn’t one of the best superhero movies I’ve ever seen, I enjoyed watching it. Based on the reviews as well as the reactions of the people I saw it … Continue reading

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A Trip to Awesome Con!

“Do you want to go to Awesome Con?” I am ashamed to admit that when my au pair posed this question to me, I had no idea what she was talking about. I may not get out much these days, … Continue reading

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X-Men Movies, Ranked

For my “X” post, it was obvious that I’d been discussing the X-Men. Considering I read their comics regularly for over 20 years, I know quite a bit about everyone’s favorite fictional mutants. (I realize that calling them everyone’s favorite fictional … Continue reading

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X-Men: Days of Maggott Past

Based on the media blitz, you have probably noticed that those wacky X-Men are starring in another movie that opens today. This next installment looks promising: It’s based on one of the best comic book stories ever, original director Bryan Singer … Continue reading

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Marvel vs. DC: Which Comic Universe Reigns Supreme?

DJ Matticus offered up an intriguing question for his Official Matticus Kingdom Tug-of-War debate: Which universe of superheroes (and villains) is superior: Marvel or DC? When I first read the prompt, I assumed that my answer would be Marvel, since I’ve … Continue reading

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An Interview with Spider-Man

Today’s Daily Prompt was to interview a fictional character. That sounded easy. After all, the world of fiction is filled with countless interesting characters who would undoubtedly be captivating interview subjects. The difficult part was deciding which character I should … Continue reading

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