Oh my God, I'm so tired.
What do you do with a problem like turning your greatest Nazi-fighting superhero into an agent of Hydra, upsetting fans for months? Continue to milk the storyline unto infinity, if you're Marvel Comics!Read More
No, you move.
Oh hey, it turns out that Marvel Comics has heard about the massive blowback to the Psych!-Captain-America-was-always-Hydra concept and now they think we should just twiddle our thumbs and trust them. Hmmm.Read More
Many of us found Marvel executive David Gabriel's comments about diverse characters being the cause of falling sales particularly infuriating and dumbfounding, because readers are tired of expensive and disappointing events—and oh yeah CAPTAIN AMERICA BEING A GODDAMNED NAZI.Read More
SPOILERS for Secret Empire #0 ABOUND!
The original Civil War story was the first superhero story I'd ever read, and I loved seeing how nuanced writing for superheroes could be. It wasn't just capes and tights (although those are great, too!). Serious stories about complicated people could be told. I'm a sucker for a good anti-hero. Thing about an anti-hero, though, is that they are ultimately still a hero. So, what the hell is Marvel doing with Captain America?Read More
Hey Male Members of Fandom, Stop Attacking Women Creators: Mockingbird Writer Chelsea Cain Quits Twitter Over Harassment
Since when is harassment acceptable practice for being a fan of a thing? Anything?
On Thursday, Mockingbird writer Chelsea Cain quit Twitter after receiving an onslaught of abuse from individuals calling themselves comic book fans. Her crime? Asking for greater representation in her field of work.Read More
There were some pretty strong feelings and some really interesting theories among TMS readers after this week's latest issue of Marvel's Civil War II. Wanna know what the folks at Marvel, as well as some other thought leaders in various other fields have to say about it? Well then you should be checking out the Marvel Civil War II Livestream at 3:00PM Eastern today!Read More