Comic book references were few and far between this episode, but dang there was a lot of history mentioned.
Agent Carter delivered the kind of fan service it needed - it introduced a whole new set of Marvel Heroes! Now with UPDATES!
Did you notice The Donald? Or the Will Eisner connection? What’s up with these guys? What else was hidden in the clips so far?
I’ve never made a secret of my forbidden love for the most maligned Zelda game*, and thanks to Super Mario Maker the Adventure of Link can continue!
For decades now, pop culture – especially geek culture – has been focused on the hero’s journey. Every epic needs an amazing “origin” that fits Joseph Campbell’s monomythic mold – only, no such mold exists, and the ideas weren’t even Joseph Campbell’s to begin with.
To the makers of DC Comics movies: play to your strengths.
There's a free video game expo in Austin and you aren't there - but dozens of game developers are showing off their wares. Of particular interest: offline multiplayer games. Why plug into the net when friends can game from the same couch?
Last Wednesday a large Afircan antelope escaped from a South Texas zoo. Naturally, memes were born.
Trademark protection is a tricky thing, but many might assume the right to parody ensures that, at the very least, satires can get away with murder. In reality, it depends on which side has the biggest lawyers.
Speculative Fiction always has crazy ways to get out of a jam, but sometimes an obvious out is presented, then never mentioned again. Chekhov's unloaded, gun, so to speak. What are some major plot devices that were left in the box?
A love story need not be obligatory when telling a hero's story, but it should be considered a part of hero narratives.
Some random advice studios should follow (but likely won't) when considering a female superhero film.
MLK Jr. Day is over, the movie Selma is out - by many accounts, one of the best films in a while - and celebrities held a commemorative march. But what monuments honor the Voting Rights march the rest of the year?
Every artist has a vision, and for Winfred Hawkins, that means envisioning an entire cosmos of twisted mythologies filtered through the unbridled imagination of children. The result is grotesque and sublime.
Don't get me wrong, Super Smash Bros. for 3DS and Wii U are some of my favorite games for those respective systems, but is it okay to nitpick minor announces yet?
Driving through Birmingham, Alabama, last week, we made sure to stop by the 16th Street Baptist Church, site of the 1963 bombing that claimed the lives of four young girls. The church was appropriately serene, but the park across the street - my wife said it best, "Never before has a park made me cry."
The beach became a surreal wonderland of dreams and nightmares as South Padre Island's Sandcastle Days brought oh-so temporary life to masterpieces on the Texas shore - check em out before they're annihilated by the elements (and grabby kids).
This little dude ran into my yard from my neighbor's yard, and it seems he had more running to do.
For a site that prides itself as"America's Only Humor Site since 1958," Cracked.com has been tackling some intense issues lately. This weekend's "5 Things I Learned as a Sex Slave in Modern America" is speckled with some sardonic wit, but the topic - and the article - are deadly serious. It's time to give Cracked…