My first novella, City of Kaiju, is finally out! Available through Amazon and Books2Read. You can see a preview of the very first chapter here. Help support a fresh new author with a fantastic read this winter season. It’s been over ten years or so since the first film in the MCU came out around 2008, and up until now, we somehow haven’t had … Continue reading Captain Marvel Review
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I love the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and how they made superhero movies a viable genre, so much so that people are discussing Black Panther getting an Oscar nomination. Before that, superhero movies were either campy, mediocre, or downright terrible. Granted, there are still films made today that aren’t under the MCU banner that have varying reception. And even before Spider-Man Homecoming, there was a reboot of the Spider-Man series that didn’t go over too well. In that vein, came one of Spider-Man’s iconic rivals. Venom.
When the trailer for this launched, it excluded the title character to keep the mystery. Since then, he’s become somewhat of a question mark and people try to figure out what role it had in the film. Now that the film’s out, I figured I’d at least check it out. So, let’s see how this goes down. Continue reading “Venom Review”
SDCC Trailer Discussions
San Diego Comic Con has come and gone, and with it, a boatload of new nerdy trailers to gawk at. I myself didn’t go (cause I’m too poor), so I’m watching a few trailers to get me hyped for the future. I won’t cover everything, but I will discuss all that stood out for me. So let’s begin.
Talking About Tropes is a series where I talk about storytelling tropes and my thoughts on them. I also talk about certain topics in media and take part in discussions about topical and sometimes sensitive issues. Today, I discuss why Marvel should consider making original superheroes for their Cinematic Universe. Talking About Tropes: Why Marvel Should Consider Making Original Heroes for the MCU With Infinity … Continue reading Talking About Tropes: Why Marvel Should Consider Making Original Heroes for the MCU
Avengers: Infinity War Review
It’s been a long time coming. Ten years later, we get what may be the biggest move the MCU has even made, and possibly the most ambitious project the studio has done. I have a lot to talk about, including the ending. I sometimes avoid it, but this time, it needs to be let out. So fair warning. IF YOU HAVE NOT SEEN THE FILM YET, PLEASE WATCH IT AND THEN READ THIS REVIEW. SERIOUSLY, THIS HAS TO BE SEEN WITHOUT ANY SPOILER KNOWLEDGE.
Ahem. Now that’s I got that out of the way, let’s talk Thanos.