‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ Better Than Its Predecessor

Captain America

Jay Snook thinks Marvel’s latest is an amazing thrill ride that everyone should see.

What’s Your Real Life Mutant Ability?


I have the amazing ability to make all of the staples disappear out of a stapler simply by picking it up and attempting to staple something.

New Trailer for X-Men: Days of Future Past


The second trailer for X-Men: Days of Future Past gives us a taste for some time traveling heroes coming together to save the world.

Fathers, Sons, and Lots of People in Costumes Turn Out For Wizard World Sacramento

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Jay Snook walked the aisles at this year’s Wizard World, and man did he see some sights.

Under the Suit: Iron Man 3


Iron Man 3 might appear a stereotypical comic book hero adventure, but Christian Clifton thinks there is an important message hidden among the special effects.

What If the X-Men Were Black?

An edited image from the series X-Men of Color.

Orion Martin explains that while the X-Men were discriminated against because they were mutants, they were still straight, cis-, able-bodied white guys.

Thor Sequel Better than the Original

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Alex Yarde makes a return trip to Asgard and he likes what he sees.

Superhero Speed Dating (Video)


“Have you ever slept with a Norseman before?”

Comics: @DCComics and @Marvel Will Not Hire Black Writers. You Know Why! [@hannibaltabu]


To paraphrase Kanye West, “the comics industry doesn’t care about Black people!”

Movies: Jamie Foxx Will Play Electro In The Amazing Spider-Man Sequel [@hannibaltabu]


Tweet In a casting announcement for another role, it was leaked that Oscar-winning multi-hyphenate Jamie Foxx will indeed join the cast of Amazing Spider-Man 2. When last we heard from Jamie Foxx, he was crossing his fingers that he would be cast as Electro in Amazing Spider-Man 2. Foxx’s four year old daughter was a […]

True American Gods


Carl Pettit explains how Superman, Iron Man, Batman, the Incredible Hulk, and Spider-Man became the American Titans.

“The whole point of the X-Men comics is to act as an allegory for racism and other prejudices.”


This is a comment by David Byron on the post “A History of LGBT Characters and Themes in Comics”.

A History of LGBT Characters and Themes in Comics


Tara Block details the history of LGBT themes and characters comic strips, comic books, and the graphic novel world.

Fashion: Geek Beauty of The Month for June 2012 [@marvel #scarletwitch #cosplay]

As long as she doesn’t whisper “no more Black people,” we should be all right … probably …

Movies: Iron Man 3 Gets A Scary New Corporate Competitor [@marvel]

Another shady corner of the Marvel universe gets the movie spotlight in a new set photo.

Gaming: #whodwin Wednesday Comes To Life With Injustice: Gods Among Us [@dccomics]

The greatest powers of DC Comics come to blows with an ambitious new fighting game coming to consoles and PCs.