Sunday, July 6 2014
Marvel owns characters and its profits come from comics sales, film tickets, lunch boxes, etc. As such, character identification fluctuates easily between media.
Monday, April 23 2012
Movies like The Avengers are better thought of as character adaptations than adaptations of specific books. When seen that way, we recognize the characters as transmedia creations.
Monday, January 5 2015
The O5 X-men think their future is bad, but a trip to the decaying world of Ultimate adds some needed perspective.
Monday, August 18 2014
Character development doesn't need killer robots or time-traveling enemies. It just needs to be fun.
Monday, July 7 2014
Disorganization and ineptitude somehow come together in a wonderfully meaningful story.
Monday, March 31 2014
The Trial of Jean Grey ends, but neither justice nor injustice is served.
Sunday, March 2 2014
More meaningless death and more meaningless destruction still rings hollow.