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Sabito and Makomo Banpresto Figures Review

Should or shouldn’t you buy these vinyl representations of our favorite deceased duo?


The First Appearance of Venom

When was the first appearance of Venom? Discover which comic contains his first appearance, and learn more about the creation of this fan-favorite symbiote right here, right now. Venom forever!


Top 10 "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba" Characters

Read this article if you like characters with sob stories or humanly impossible levels of willpower!


Review: "Doomsday Clock"

This "sequel" to Watchmen sees the protagonists and villains of Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons' classic series collide with the heroes of the DC Universe for a story that tries too hard to live up to its fabled predecessor.


Review: "Superman: Secret Origin"

Geoff Johns and Gary Frank retell Superman's origin in this six-issue limited series, playing it safe by injecting as much fan-service as possible.


Review: "JLA: Year One"

Mark Waid, Brian Augustyn, and Barry Kitson detail the Justice League of America's early days as Green Lantern, the Flash, Aquaman, Black Canary, and Martian Manhunter learn what it means to serve the world as a team in this twelve-issue series.


The Top 10 Sexiest X-Men Characters

This article examines and ranks the 10 sexiest X-Men characters. It provides a brief overview of each lady's background, powers and abilities, personality, and general appearance.


Gwen Stacy From the Spider-Man Comics and Movies

A brief look at Gwen from the Spider-Man comics and movies. From love interest to "fridged" character to the headlining, web-slinging Spider-Gwen to her on-screen counterparts, let's get our fan on.


The Top 10 Sexiest Justice League Characters

This article examines and ranks the 10 sexiest Justice League characters of all time. It provides a brief overview of each lady's personality, background, and general appearance.


First Appearance of the Punisher in Comics

There's no doubt that the Punisher is one of the most controversial Marvel heroes. Discover what comic holds the first appearance of the Punisher, and learn more about the creation of the character.


Review: "Superman: Birthright"

Mark Waid updated Superman's origins with this twelve-issue limited series, proving the hero's viability as an inspiring character in the early 2000s


The First Appearance of Spider-Man and His Lasting Legacy

Which comic holds the first appearance of Spider-Man, and why is the character so popular? Also discover how Spider-Man came about and why he was a hit with comic fans and revolutionized comics forever.


Review: "Green Lantern: Emerald Dawn"

Hal Jordan's start as the Green Lantern of sector 2814 is explored in this limited series, engagingly updating the hero's background, origins, and character for the post-Crisis on Infinite Earths universe


Why Are Some Sailor Moon Fans Reluctant to Accept Kousagi?

Kousagi Tsukino, the second child of Usagi Tsukino and Mamoru Chiba, is adorable and kind. Yet despite having her own fans, some people just can't accept her.


"Demon Slayer": Overview of the Manga's Best Moments

Six years after the manga’s debut, I cover all of the crazy things that happened to our favorite gang of genocidal slayers!


Review: "Superman: For the Man Who Has Everything"

Alan and Moore and Dave Gibbons' famed annual pictures a Superman who's found his deepest dream, debating the merits of wish fulfillment and drawing out the core of who the Kryptonian hero really is.


Review: "Superman: Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow?"

Alan Moore and Curt Swan's classic two-parter tells a potential "last Superman story" that encapsulates many of the reasons why readers enjoy the Man of Steel so much


From Comics to the Ms. Marvel Disney Plus Show

If you love the character of Kamala Khan and are wondering which comics to read up on before or after the Ms. Marvel show debuts on Disney Plus, check out this article.


Movie vs. Comics: "Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings"

The Marvel/Disney film "Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings" is actually based on several comic books. Find out what they are, and see some major differences between the comics and the Shang-Chi film.


Review: "Batman: Arkham Asylum: A Serious House on Serious Earth"

Grant Morrison's grim graphic novel adds depth and history to one of the most famous locations in Batman history... as well as insight into its colorful inhabitants and the Dark Knight himself.


Review: "The Death of Superman"

In 1992, DC shocked the world by killing their flagship hero. How does the story of the Man of Steel's demise play out thirty years after its initial publication?


Marvel's Kate Bishop in the Comics vs. the "Hawkeye" TV Show

Let's explore some differences in the character of Kate Bishop between the comics and the 2021 Disney+ "Hawkeye" series. Learn about the comics that inspired the hit show starring Hailee Steinfeld and Jeremy Renner.


Most Valuable Marvel Bronze Age Comics

Discover the greatest Marvel Bronze Age key comics based on high-grade sales and values. Some sold for record-breaking prices! Comic investing is a thing and very real. See for yourself.


Review: "Watchmen"

For nearly four decades, Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons' comic series has received buckets of praise for its rich narrative and characterization. We'll see how the plot, characters, and details soar in our examination of this epic entry in graphic literature.


Review: "Batman: A Lonely Place of Dying"

In the wake of Jason Todd's death, Batman needed a new Robin. Marv Wolfman introduces Tim Drake in this story arc, creating a new Robin far different from both his predecessors.


The Top 10 Sexiest Batman Characters

This article ranks the 10 sexiest women in the Batman series. It provides a brief overview of each lady's powers, abilities, as well as their overall appearance.


Review: "Batman: A Death in the Family"

Jim Starlin's controversial story arc saw the Joker murder Jason Todd, the second Robin . . . though Batman fans themselves had a hand to play in the young man's untimely demise.


Review: "Batman: The Dark Knight Returns"

Frank Miller's seminal classic reimagines Batman as a retired vigilante pulled back into a world of capes and cowls. Featuring a definitive take on the Caped Crusader, Miller's series inspired generations of readers and writers in a story consistently hailed as the greatest Batman story ever told.


Review: "Fragments of Horror" by Junji Ito

Terror is one of the most primitive human sensations, sometimes difficult to explain, and Junji Ito plays with this ambiguity in his works. "Fragments of Horror" is a unique, personal and different work of the absurd and grotesque.


The Top 10 Sexiest Comic Book Characters

This article ranks the 10 sexiest comic book characters, using both Marvel and DC Comics as the primary source of inspiration. It provides a brief overview of each figure, including a description of their powers, abilities, and general appearance.


How to Collect Spider-Man’s “Clone” Stories

Spider-Man's history with genetic duplicates isn't just limited to the infamous "Clone Saga" of the '90s. He's experienced quite a few wacky clone stories; here's a list so you can figure out which ones you're interested in (if any) and how you can read them.


4 Eternals Stories to Read Before You See Their Marvel Cinematic Universe Debut

The Eternals are coming to the big screen as the Marvel Cinematic Universe's 26th film and an important stepping stone in the movie mogul's Phase 4. Right now is the perfect time to dive into their comic book basis and uncover some of the team's history


Review: "Superman: The Man of Steel"

John Byrne's seminal limited series updated Superman's origin for an entire generation. How does Byrne give the timeless tale of an earth-sent orphan from Krypton a facelift for the 1980s?


Review: "Batman: Year One"

Frank Miller's post-Crisis take on Batman's origins remains one of the best renditions of the Dark Knight's early days of crimefighting


Review: "Crisis on Infinite Earths"

Marv Wolfman and George Perez's classic saga saw worlds collide and universes decimated, but how do characters express their humanity and heroics amidst all the chaos and carnage?


"Spy × Family" Review: De × Lightful

"Spy × Family" by Endou Tatsuya follows a makeshift family made up of a spy, an assassin, and an esper who don't know each other's secret. Interesting concept, but is it actually worth your time?


"Uzumaki" by Junji Ito: Review

"Uzumaki" by Junji Ito is not only one of the best horror manga ever, but it is also one of the best examples of body horror in any medium.


9 DC Universe Superheroes With "Star" in Their Name

You can't throw a stone in the DC Universe without hitting someone with "star" in their name: Starman, Star Girl, Star Boy, the Star-Spangled Kid—there are so many. Here is what they're all about.


Superhero Academy 101: Secret Societies—AIM and MODOK

Where would the Marvel Universe be without its seedy underbelly of evil scientists bent on world domination? Today, we are going to focus on a specific group of criminal scientists: Advanced Idea Mechanics aka A.I.M. and its leader, MODOK.


Review: "Daredevil #1"

Daredevil's origin is told courtesy of Stan Lee and Bill Everett—the adventures of a young man left blind by an accident who becomes not only a promising lawyer but rises above his handicap to achieve superhuman greatness.


Review: "Giant-Size X-Men #1"

Marvel's classic mutant team gets a facelift in this memorable one-shot that introduced a new generation of readers to a new generation of X-Men and kicked off a famed era of uncanny comics.


Graphic Novel Review: "Batman: Whatever Happened to the Caped Crusader?" by Neil Gaiman

Batman is dead, and friends and foes alike are attending his funeral, telling stories about him, how he lived and how he died as Bruce watches from the "afterlife." Are Neil Gaiman's "Batman" stories worth your time and money? Let's find out!


Graphic Novel Review: "Batman & Robin Vol. 1: Reborn" by Grant Morrison

Look out, Gotham, there's a new Batman and Robin in town to fight crime. Dick Grayson and Damian Wayne take up the mantle of Batman and Robin, but so are Red Hood and Scarlet. Which team will protect Gotham from criminals? Is this graphic novel worth your time and money? Let's find out!


Graphic Novel Review: "Nightwing: Year One" by Chuck Dixon

Dick Grayson is "fired" from being Robin by Batman. Now he has to discover what he's going to do with his life and how he's going to continue helping others by fighting crime. Is this classic "Nightwing" story worth your time and money? Let's find out!


Graphic Novel Review: "Batman: The Long Halloween" by Jeph Loeb

Batman, Jim Gordon, and Harvey Dent take on the mob in Gotham while a mysterious serial killer murders mobsters on holidays. This is the origin story of Harvey Dent/Two-Face and shows how he came to be. Is this graphic novel worth your time and money? Let's find out!


Top 10 Strongest Quincy in "Bleach"

Explore the ten strongest Quincy characters in the "Bleach" anime!


The Significance of Sailor Moon's Daughters

Since 1999, hope has held out for a new series based on the progeny of Sailor Moon and Tuxedo Mask. Could these girls carry on the legacy of this mahō shōjo juggernaut?


"Crimson Flower #1": A Bold New Story From Matt Kindt

Matt Kindt's new Dark Horse comic book series features an unreliable protagonist/narrator who may or may not be hunting her father's killer. It's a trippy start to what looks to be another winning series from Kindt and artist Matt Lesniewski.


A Review of "I Breathed a Body #1" From AfterShock Comics

The new comic book series from writer Zac Thompson is an indictment of social media platforms that he claims "engender and profit from" a vitriolic environment.


"Scout's Honor" Adds Twist to Post-Apocalyptic Storytelling

This comic book series from AfterShock kicks off with an exciting, intriguing first chapter. Spoilers follow.