Category Archive: Obligatory Comics Section

Why I Didn’t Care That Spider-Man Died

by

Originally I sat down with the intention of knocking together a review of the ‘Death of Spider-Man’ story arc that has taken place across the pages of ‘Ultimate Spider-Man’ and ‘The Ultimates’. Instead… Continue reading

The Enduring Popularity of Batman

by

There is no doubt that if you happened to see just about any video game store last Tuesday night you saw people lining up for one thing; Batman: Arkham City. Out of all 52… Continue reading

‘Kick-Ass 2’ Has Taken Things Too Far

by

I’m not one who is easily offended by violence in the media. Content has to pretty extreme or excessively gratuitous before I’d be put off by it. With its fourth issue, Kick-Ass 2… Continue reading

Top 10 Batman Villains (Part 3)

by

Firstly – if you missed the rest of the countdown you can find them here… Part 1 and Part 2 And now… 4. Catwoman Batman views the world in a black and white… Continue reading

Top 10 Batman Villains (Part 2)

by

Read the Complete List Here. 7. Ra’s al Ghul Ra’s al Ghul, which translates to The Demon’s Head, made his first appearance in comics in the early 1970s, making him one of the… Continue reading

Top 10 Batman Villains (Part 1)

by

See the Complete List here. A good superhero will only remain interesting if they have a strong line-up of villains to face off against month to month. This is one of the many… Continue reading

‘Spawn’ Comics – Far From a Classic Series

by

Back in 1992, following a split from Marvel comics and his run on Spider-Man, Todd MacFarlene launched a new line called ‘Spawn’, which was an instant success among readers. ‘Spawn’ was one of… Continue reading