Super-Hero Stuff


What Were They Thinking- Amalgam Comics

Now, I will get this out of the way straight away. I’m not saying that the Amalgam crossover between DC and Marvel was a bad idea. I’m saying it was a badly executed idea. The concept was sound. Mix together some of our best loved and most popular heroes in a new universe for a… [ Read more … ]

What Were They Thinking- The Inferior Spider-Man

You’ve got to wonder sometimes how the brains behind the big comic book companies work, some of the decisions they make are so screwy. Due to the value of the intellectual property of all characters not even z-list heroes like The Creeper are allowed to be put out to pasture. We’ve already covered that when… [ Read more … ]

The Big Question

Ok, I’ve decided to bring on of my things over from the forums onto the main blog. Basically I ask a question, you guys discuss, like the old share days but different. My question for this week is: How important are the actors in making a good superhero movie? Before anyone says anything I’d just… [ Read more … ]

Sidekicks #5 “Wonder Girl”

Wonder Girl, Donna Troy, let’s hear what you have to say about her.

Sidekicks #4 “Kid Flash”

Let’s talk Kid Flash today. Wally West was Barry Allen’s sidekick until Barry vanished and then he became the Flash. He was one of the first members of the Teen Titans and later a member of the Justice League. Bart Allen became Wally’s Kid Flash later on.(about 25 years later in real world time) Kid… [ Read more … ]

Sidekicks #3 “Bucky”

Let’s talk Bucky, Captain America’s right hand man. I don’t know much about him to tell you the truth. I do think that he got a raw deal in the latest movie, why would they want to make him older then the Cap? Let’s hear what you have to say.

What do you think, are they kin? #2 “The Hulk and Blockbuster(#1)

This week’s characters are The Hulk from Marvel and Blockbuster (#1) from D.C.. I want to start off by saying that this kinship would take place in another universe and not in any that we know. Think of the characters living in this other universe and see if you think they could be kin. The… [ Read more … ]

Sidekicks #2 “Speedy”

Today’s Sidekick is Speedy. Green Arrows right hand man/woman. I really like the first Speedy, then I found out that drugs missed him up, I wasn’t reading GA at the time. I believe he has made a good recovery. What do you think about the Speedys over the years? Who do you think was the… [ Read more … ]

Sidekicks #1 “Robin”

Today we are talking sidekicks. For years Robin has been in Batman’s shadow, but he is more then just that. There has been more then just one to wear the Robin costume and some of them have moved on to wear another costume. I think that Dick Grayson was the best, and I think he… [ Read more … ]

Superman Cartoons

You can now watch on YouTube some of the greatest super-hero cartoons ever produced — the 1940s era Max Fleisher Superman cartoons! In 1941, just a few years after Joe Shuster and Jerry Siegel sold the rights to Superman to Detective Comics, Inc., for $130, Paramount Pictures bought the film rights to the superhero. Paramount… [ Read more … ]