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Superhero Academy 101

Christopher Peruzzi
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Introducing Everything You Need to Know About Marvel and DC Mythology. We here at Echo Base are a unique bunch. If you’ve ever sat down and binged on our articles you can see we have willingly partitioned a section of our brains to all things geek. When you come here, you don’t have to go […]

A Review of the Justice League Tarot Cards

Christopher Peruzzi
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What we’ve been waiting for. The biggest item on my psychic merchandise wish list has always been a tarot deck that truly speaks to me. No, that’s not what I mean. When the tarot deck actually starts talking to you aloud, you need to get up from your chair, back away slowly, and run as […]

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 Problems with Owning DC Super-Pets

Christopher Peruzzi
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No One is closer to You than Your Shape Changing Proto-Life Sidekick Alien Pet Sometime during the silver age of comics, around 1962, comic book writers thought it would be a “laugh riot” to give superheroes pets. After all, if people couldn’t crank up the yuck-machine after a monkey caused mass chaos in a housewife’s kitchen, then […]

Amazing new ‘Suicide Squad’ trailer from the MTV Movie Awards

Jake De Great
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During the 2016 MTV Movie Awards (honestly, I didn’t know that was still a thing): Jared Leto, Will Smith, Margot Robbie, and Cara Delevingne took the stage to premiere a brand new trailer for Suicide Squad! There’s epic new footage, including shots of Batman…lots of Batman actually. Still no real deeper content on Katana, Slipknot, or Enchantress […]

‘Batman V Superman’: Wonder Woman Wins.

ModCon02
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I’m gonna try and make this quick, but ‘Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice’ is an unwieldy beast of a movie and I’m not sure I can unpack my reaction to it in 600 words or less. I’ll try, but I make no promises. Spoilers ahead, but frankly, if you’ve seen the 200 trailers this […]

‘Batman Returns’ Is Better Than You Think. Seriously.

ModCon02
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In just a few hours time, ‘Batman V. Superman: Dawn Of Justice’ debuts in theaters worldwide. Which has ModCon02 thinking about ‘Batman Returns’ – his favorite big screen version of the perennial comic book hero. I may have mentioned this before, but Batman was always my favorite super hero. I don’t remember when this realization […]