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An Illustrator’s View on the Legendary Jack Kirby

Christopher Peruzzi
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Among the founding fathers of today’s popular superheroes, there is one man who has earned the legendary title of “king”. That is Jack “King” Kirby. Jack Kirby was born Jacob Kurtzberg in 1917. He was responsible for creating a huge part of the Marvel Universe. Beginning with Captain America, Kirby also created The Fantastic Four, […]

The Quest for the Super Soldier Formula

Christopher Peruzzi
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The One Shot Miracle to a Perfect Body Following Marvel Comics is like beginning a lifelong adventure into fantasy and pseudo-science. That’s not meant to be an insult. Just as I can say that every man, woman, and child following Star Trek needs to know most of the science in the show is just made […]

Brie Larson as Captain Marvel? Let’s Mash It Up!

Wiizzy Wiig
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You’ve all probably heard that Brie Larson is reportedly in early talks to star as Captain Marvel in an upcoming Marvel film. While she’s not someone named Katee Sackhoff, Jennifer Lawrence, Chloe Grace Moretz or Charlize Theron, all of which we’re considered for the role or fan favorites, Brie Larson has already demonstrated great range and skill as an actor […]

But at least Captain America isn’t gay, amirite? [SPOILERS]

Militant Ginger
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Everybody on Twitter is ablaze with #GiveCaptainAmericaaBoyfriend – with outraged fans roaring: “How DARE you mess with the continuity of an established character?” Spoilers ahead. Meanwhile, in the comic universe, Steve Rogers has remained heterosexual; yet been revealed as an undercover Hydra operative. In his 75th anniversary issue, Captain America’s dark secret has finally been […]

Thoughts on Character Identity in the Entertainment World

Maddie Ferguson
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As you know our lovely Militant has some thoughts about #GiveCaptainAmericaABoyfriend, and the character identity of the Cap. While there are times that you can read something and shrug it off as ‘well everyone just needs to gripe’, hopefully this does not become one of those topics. I know, my peace & love hippie status […]

CAP DTF? #GiveCaptainAmericaABoyfriend is trending on Twitter.

Militant Ginger
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Fans are urging Marvel to give Captain America a hunky boyfriend. One of Twitter’s top-trending hashtags today is #givecaptainamericaaboyfriend – and I kind of dig it.     Now, you might be surprised to read that. After all, I’m Echoba.se’s resident asshole. I’m the one who complains about politically correct shit like the ‘black Hermione‘ […]

‘Civil War’: There Are No Teams

ModCon02
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It’s unfortunate that ‘Captain America: Civil War’ arrives just a month after the other big comic book “Vs” movie of the season. As it is, there are going to be (no doubt) plenty of ‘hot takes’ comparing DC’s ‘Batman V. Superman’ against Marvel’s ‘Iron Man Vs. Captain America’ – which one is better, or more […]

Spider-Man Title is a Subtle Middle Finger to Sony

Militant Ginger
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Spider-Man is coming home – literally. Yesterday, at CinemaCon in Las Vegas, Tom Holland made an important announcement. The web-slinging new addition to the cast of Captain America: Civil War unveiled the title of his own new movie, airing in July 2017. Spider-Man: Homecoming is an obvious nod to the fact that Marvel’s prodigal son […]