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Top 5 on The Strip: Marvel stuff we’re anticipating edition

Loki series sea­son 2 We’re huge fans of Loki around here, and the God of Mischief’s first sea­son of his Dis­ney Plus show­case was fan­tas­tic. Sus­pense­ful and weird, Tom Hiddleston’s delight­ful Asgar­dian prince steals the Space Stone dur­ing the time heist … Con­tinue read­ing

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Strip Talk #30: Marvel winning war; let me tell you why

It should be obvi­ous by now that we love comics here at Gam­ing Insur­rec­tion. Very obvi­ous. I have been a comic book fan — no mat­ter the com­pany — for a long time. I was doing read­ing, writ­ing and arith­metic … Con­tinue read­ing

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Property Review: The Boys Season 1

The Boys are back in town Ama­zon, 2019 In your face. Grue­some. Over the top. Raw. That’s how we’d describe the vis­ceral reac­tion we had to The Boys in its inau­gural sea­son on Ama­zon Prime. We were famil­iar with the Garth Ennis graphic … Con­tinue read­ing

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Otaku Corner: Death Note Vol. 11

The light at the end of the Death Note tun­nel is clear Light, Light, Light. I keep find­ing more rea­sons for con­fin­ing Mr. Yagami to a high-level men­tal health facil­ity than hav­ing him in ANY level of employ­ment in pub­lic safety. … Con­tinue read­ing

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Marvel character highlight #28: Iron Fist

Name: Daniel Rand-K’ai Alias: Iron Fist, Dare­devil, Dare­devil 2.0, Devil, Spider-Man Affil­i­a­tion: Defend­ers, Heroes for Hire, Rand Cor­po­ra­tion, Immor­tal Weapons, New Avengers, Thun­der­bolts, Mid­night Sons Spe­cial abil­i­ties: Chi aug­men­ta­tion; peak human endurance, strength, speed, agility, and sta­mina; super­hu­man pain and injury … Con­tinue read­ing

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Anime Lounge #20: My Hero Academia Season 1

Series: My Hero Acad­e­mia Episodes: 1 to 13 Premise: A young boy, Izuku Midoriya, from Japan lives in a world where at least 80 per­cent of soci­ety is born with some type of extra spe­cial abil­ity, called quirks. Quirks are used … Con­tinue read­ing

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Top 5 on the Strip: Comic book squads edition

Teenage Mutant Ninja Tur­tles: The green crew with atti­tude shows up on a vari­ety of our favorite lists. We grew up in an era where the Tur­tles ruled every­thing for a good solid three years, cul­mi­nat­ing with the sec­ond live-action … Con­tinue read­ing

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Otaku Corner: Gundam Thunderbolt Vol. 1

Gun­dam side story delves deeper in the mecha ethos “Only the dead know the end of war.” — Plato As many of our read­ers know of my love for the Gun­dam series, I have men­tioned the series’ leg­endary mark on anime and … Con­tinue read­ing

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Marvel character highlight #27: MODOK

Name: M.O.D.O.K. (Men­tal Organ­ism Designed Only for Killing) Alias: George Tar­leton (real name), Big Head, Chair­man, Damo­cles Rivas, Ger­lach, M.O.D.O.C. (Men­tal Organ­ism Designed Only for Com­put­ing), M.O.D.O.F. (Men­tal Organ­ism Designed Only for Fun), Mis­ter Potato Head, Moddy, the Saint, Sci­en­tist … Con­tinue read­ing

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Property Review: Iron Man

The first com­ing of Tony Stark is one of the best MCU ori­gin sto­ries Iron Man Mar­vel Stu­dios, 2008 The one that started them all. The metaphor­i­cal start of Robert Downey Jr.’s comic book-like redemp­tion arc. The birth­place of the Mar­vel … Con­tinue read­ing

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