Tag: Marvel

Shang Chi reboots the Marvel universe

Photo courtesy of Gage Skidmore, Flickr The Marvel Cinematic Universe is in a bit of a weird spot right now. On top of a year-plus long hiatus that ended this January with “WandaVision,” narratively it is essentially starting from scratch. Most of its mainstay superheroes are either dead or have […]

New Spider-Man game is an electrifying start for the PS5

Photo courtesy of Fair Use, Wikipedia After the success of “Marvel’s Spider-Man” on the Playstation Four, Sony and developer Insomniac knew they created something special. This success continues into the spin-off game “Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales,” released for the PS4 and Playstation Five on Nov. 12, being one of the […]

Disney+ has potential to overcome setbacks

Photo courtesy of The Walt Disney Company, Wikipedia The Walt Disney Company is famous for owning some of the most famous properties in all of pop culture. Marvel, Star Wars and Pixar are just three of the major companies they own. Disney has created numerous TV shows and movies – […]

‘Avengers: Endgame’ is a heroic end to the Infinity Saga

Photo courtesy of Gage Skidmore, Flickr “Avengers: Endgame” is already shattering records following its long-awaited release as the thrilling conclusion to the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s (MCU) 22-film long “Infinity Saga.” This final Avengers movie closes out Phase 3 of the MCU and concludes the original team’s fight against Thanos after […]

Captain Marvel needs to step up its stakes and heart

Photo courtesy of Jessica Cicchetto, Wikipedia Marvel’s first female-led superhero movie, “Captain Marvel,” has finally dropped. Brie Larson’s Captain Marvel/Carol Danvers/Vers is full of one-liners and backtalk, but she brings a quiet determination and strength to the character along with her motivations. The first 45 minutes are very exposition heavy, […]

Marvel continues to impress with groundbreaking film

Photo courtesy of Gage Skidmore, Wikipedia Marvel has once again impressed fans with its newest film entry into the Marvel Cinematic Universe, “Black Panther.” This film is not only a must see for Marvel fans, but for everyone. With an amazing cast, plot, editing, scenery and costumes, "Black Panther" delivers […]

Female Superheroes Make Breakthrough on Screen

Marvel and DC’s film universes have captured the attention of worldwide audiences and smashed box-office records over and over again. But these films all have something in common; all tend to feature white male superheroes that completely outshine anyone else onscreen. While some female characters impact parts of their stories, […]