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Marvel Character Highlight #37: Nova (Richard Rider)

Name: Richard Rider Alias: Nova Prime, Kid Nova, Nova #11249-44396, the Human Rocket, Quasar Affiliation: Nova Corps, Guardians of the Galaxy, United Front, New Warriors, Defenders, Champions of Xandar, Secret Avengers Special abilities: Access to the Nova Force; energy projection … Continue reading

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Property Review: Black Adam

Black Adam Warner Bros. Pictures, 2022 The Rock rolls as antihero There is nothing more impactful in comics than the “waking the sleeping giant and now you’ve made him mad” trope. Each company has something like this in its repertoire, … Continue reading

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Top 5 List: Ways DC fumbled the bag edition

1. Getting rid of Henry Cavill as Superman We don’t know what James Gunn and Peter What’s His Name were thinking when they decided to get rid of the best actor in the role since the late vaunted Christopher Reeve, … Continue reading

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Anime Lounge: The Masterful Cat is … Ep. 1-6

Series: The Masterful Cat is Depressed Again Today Episodes: 1-6 reviewed (of 13) Premise: An office worker, Saku Fukuzawa, has rescued a black Maine Coon named Yukichi and taken him home to her absolutely filthy apartment. Slowly but surely, Saku … Continue reading

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Strip Talk #39: Kang Dynasty is over after Major MCU bag fumble

Kang the Conqueror wowed us. We were charmed. Foolishly, perhaps. But we were in. We saw the buildup and the follow through with Loki Season 1. We were primed for the Kang Dynasty. We gave Jonathan Majors his flowers and … Continue reading

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Otaku Corner: Ruroni foolishness

Fellow otaku, let’s try to avoid ‘Nobunasty’ label Trigger warning: This story contains elements of child pornography. The subject of this article was charged in November 2017 and found guilty in February 2018 of violating Japan’s Anti-Child Prostitution and Pornography … Continue reading

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Otaku Corner: Gundam Thunderbolt Vol. 2

Gundam Thunderbolt Vol. 2 tackles war, death Editor’s note: Contains descriptions of drug use, suicide, use of children as war combatants and abuse involving medical treatment. I previously reviewed Mobile Suit Gundam: Thunderbolt, a Gundam story that takes place at … Continue reading

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Top 5 List: DC characters edition

1. Atrocitus: First of all, the guy and his cat look cool. Finding them on the character select screen of Injustice 2 is like Christmas coming early because I’m already intrigued at what they possibly can do. Add in his … Continue reading

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Strip Talk #38: We’d prefer MK lost its focus on guest characters

I, like most decent, red-blooded Americans, love video games and comic books. I mean, that should be obvious by now. Also, what should be obvious is that I love Mortal Kombat. The vehicle you’re reading this sentence in has been … Continue reading

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Property Review: Loki Season 2

Loki Season 2 Marvel Studios, 2023 Loki Season 2 worth the wait What a ride. Loki has consistently proven himself to be the showstopper we all knew him to be after the first Thor film. Whether it’s stealing the Tesseract … Continue reading

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