Jessica Jones: Alias Volume 1 Review


This review is from: Jessica Jones: Alias Vol. 1 (AKA Jessica Jones) (Paperback) This trade collected Alias #1-9 just before the Netflix series “Marvel’s Jessica Jones” was released in November. There are two extra pages of sketches and an introduction by Jeph Loeb (Marvel’s Head of Television and Executive Producer on each of the announced Netflix series.… Read More Jessica Jones: Alias Volume 1 Review

Golden Age Captain America Omnibus: A foundational work towards the modern Marvel Comics


This review is from: Golden Age Captain America Omnibus Volume 1 (Marvel Omnibus) (Hardcover) Kirby’s inventiveness is on display out of the gate on a cornerstone character of the modern Marvel. In addition, some of Stan Lee’s earliest comic writing is contained here, 21 stories in all, including text stories. Two decades before Martin Goodman… Read More Golden Age Captain America Omnibus: A foundational work towards the modern Marvel Comics

#3 Black Widow: Top Ten Hardest-hitting Female Heroes


The Golden Age “Black Widow” Black Widow scored high on our Hardest-hitting Female Heroes post for a reason. She’s much better known for her prominence in the Marvel Cinema movies to most people, but the name “Black Widow” has one of the coolest (albeit weird) backstories in comics. In Mystic Comics #4, August 1940, she was… Read More #3 Black Widow: Top Ten Hardest-hitting Female Heroes

Round Table: Marvel’s Women (Part 4), Nebula and Gamora


Gatto di Sangue: Last Round Table, we talked about two of the best women in Marvel Cinema: Peggy Carter and Pepper Potts. This post, we’re discussing Nebula and Gamora. Gatto di Sangue: Guardians of the Galaxy is one of my favorite Marvel movies, but it has an unfortunate lack of strong female characters. Gamora was… Read More Round Table: Marvel’s Women (Part 4), Nebula and Gamora

Round Table: Marvel’s Women (Part 3), Peggy Carter and Pepper Potts


Gatto di Sangue: Last round table, we discussed Black Widow. After Black Widow, I would cite the next strongest female characters as Peggy Carter and Pepper Potts. Road-sine: In Mavel’s TV series, Agent Carter, you could see that she was a strong female character. She moves the plot forward, she does things, she actively contributes… Read More Round Table: Marvel’s Women (Part 3), Peggy Carter and Pepper Potts

Operation S.I.N. Agent Carter isn’t the Peggy we’re looking for


I usually give fairly positive reviews. Be forewarned, this is not one of them. Also be forewarned that there may be some spoilers. My whole family loved the Agent Carter mini-series on ABC this past year. She vaulted to the top to be one of our favorite women of Marvel. We are passionate about our… Read More Operation S.I.N. Agent Carter isn’t the Peggy we’re looking for