Archive for the ‘Marvel’ Category

Oddly enough, after catching up with some of the second season of Avengers: EMH, I found myself thinking about Doctor Doom and the Fantastic Four. I couldn’t tell you what chain of thought lead to that, but it led me to the conclusion that Doctor Doom’s origin works best in its original form, and that […]


I’ve recently caught up with the current Avengers cartoon, thanks to Netflix, and I’ll admit-I hadn’t realized I was missing the last part of the season. The Kang storyline had felt like such an epic (in the proper, not the Internet, sense of the word) conclusion to the first season, that if there were missing […]


I’ll be honest, I hadn’t expected to see Captain America on its opening weekend; not that I didn’t want to see it, but I wanted to wait until I had a day off for one of the matinee showings. I won’t go into details, but the reason can be boiled down to the fact that […]


I haven’t seen Captain America yet, nor will I for the next few days, though I hope to when I have some time off. But after reading some of the reviews, something struck me about all of the Marvel Studio movies so far. Specifically, none of main characters have secret identities. Now, in the case […]


So news dropped today about a new version of Marvel Vs. Capcom 3. Including leaked information on unannounced characters. And it made me think of these two posts I made in the past. While part of me is kicking myself that I didn’t even consider Iron Fist as a good character for MvC3 in the […]


Thor.

06May11

So I watched Thor today, and I have to say, it was quite good. It even approached the quality of the first Iron Man movie. And as fair warning, this whole post will be chockful of spoilers. Going into Thor, I was hopeful about it, but also a little wary. Iron Man was a great […]


Out of nowhere.

22Feb11

Man. Dwayne McDuffie’s gone. I mean, I think he’s gone. But there’s this thought in the back of my mind that maybe it’s some rumor that’s blown up, he’ll show up at his computer tomorrow and go “Wait, tributes to me? What’s going on?” He’ll come in and correct it, and then we’ll all kind […]