Category Archives: Top 5 list

Top 5 on The Strip: Anime cliches

1. Amnesia-stricken pro­tag­o­nist Your pro­tag­o­nist — male or female, it doesn’t mat­ter — is going to con­ve­niently for­get his or her’s first love. They will strug­gle to remem­ber just who the per­son is, will strug­gle with their feel­ings for this … Con­tinue read­ing

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Top 5 on The Strip: Villainesses

1. Selene (Black Queen – Hell­fire Club) – Mar­vel Selene – bet­ter known as the Black Queen of the Hell­fire Club – is at least 17,000 years old and con­tin­u­ously wreaks havoc on the Mar­vel Uni­verse, mostly by ter­ror­iz­ing the … Con­tinue read­ing

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Top 5 on The Strip: Batman films

The Dark Knight (2008): Visu­ally, this wasn’t much to look at, but the act­ing is what takes cen­ter stage. Heath Ledger stole the show right from under Chris­t­ian Bale, and Aaron Eck­hart is no joke as Har­vey Dent/Two Face. Every­thing … Con­tinue read­ing

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Top 5 on The Strip: Marvel supers edition

Cable, “Time Flip” Cable is game-breaking. Cable is top tier. Cable is one of the few char­ac­ters that can coun­ter­act him­self in the game’s tier rank­ings. So, when his least usable super is shouted, you’re prob­a­bly going to be shocked enough … Con­tinue read­ing

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Top 5 on The Strip: Batman movie villains

The Joker You knew he was going to make the list. How could he not with at least two movie out­ings devoted to the clown prince of crime, both played by dif­fer­ent actors that received rave reviews for their per­for­mances? … Con­tinue read­ing

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Top 5 on The Strip: The Super family

  Super­man — The Man of Steel him­self is prob­a­bly the best incar­na­tion of the super fam­ily. He was the orig­i­na­tor of the series and thus car­ries the name on when other incar­na­tions drop in and out of the DCCon­tinue read­ing

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Top 5 on The Strip: Asian superheroes

Psy­locke Betsy Brad­dock wasn’t born Japan­ese. No, that didn’t hap­pen until she switched bod­ies with Kwan­non, a Japan­ese assas­sin. Braddock’s orig­i­nal body was com­pro­mised by the Legacy Virus, and Kwan­non died. The six-armed mutant Spi­ral the cause of the mind … Con­tinue read­ing

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Top 5 on the Strip: Spider-Man’s weirdest foes

J. Jonah Jame­son What’s the deal with some dude putting your pay­check in your hands and then con­stantly snatch­ing it away because he wants to fire you on a whim? We couldn’t work for J.J. Sim­ply put, there’d be a … Con­tinue read­ing

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Top 5 on The Strip: Quotes from the Avengers

1. Tony Stark: You should come by Stark Tower some­time. Top 10 floors all R&D, you’d love it … it’s can­dy­land. Bruce Ban­ner: Thanks, but the last time I was in New York I kind of broke … Harlem.   … Con­tinue read­ing

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Top 5 on The Strip: Doom quotes edition

1. If you are still breath­ing, then Doom was mer­ci­ful! — Mar­vel vs. Cap­com 3 2. Fail­ure is beneath Doom! — Mar­vel vs. Cap­com 3 3. To face Doom is to face one’s end! — MvC3 intro 4. Now you face Doom! — … Con­tinue read­ing

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