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From Marvel to DC, Geeks explores the popular and independant comic titles in the geek universe.

The MCU/X-Men Problem Everyone Is Talking About
Let’s be real here, we’re all hyped about the Marvel/Disney/Fox merger. It means that we have a lot more of the core characters to play with AND they finally have the X-Men and company™—but that doesn...
Joaquin Phoenix Signs On for DC/WB Joker Origin Flick
In a baffling move from Warner Bros and DC Comics, they have just announced plans to develop a standalone movie based on Batman's most popular villain, the Joker. Joaquin Phoenix is set to don the whi...
Paco Taylor12 days ago
Two-Fisted Tales: The Untold Origin of the Comic Book Superhero Iron Fist
In 1973, in a head-spinning eight month span that ran from March of that year to October, six Hong Kong martial arts films captured the #1 spot at the US box office. The collective spectacle sparked a...
Lightning Strikes Twice: 'The Wild Storm' Review
Alongside their lauded Rebirth line of comic book titles, publisher DC comics also launched a new line spearheaded by acclaimed British writer Warren Ellis and artist Jon Davis-Hunt titled: The Wild S...
JP Summersa month ago
Free Comic Book Day 2018
It’s time to mark those calendars again! The 16th annual Free Comic Book Day is set to take place on the Saturday May 5th. For those of you who are not familiar with Free Comic Book Day, it is an annu...
Conor Huftona month ago
Literary Villains Suited to Comic Books
This idea probably isn't entirely original, especially since by this point all new works have drawn some inspiration from elsewhere. Inspired by The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen but unlike that s...
Move Over Belle And Cinderella, 'Wonder Woman' Could Be A Disney Princess!
The recent super heroine film, Wonder Woman, came out kicking and lasso swinging as it left satisfaction among its viewers. The blockbuster broke the traditional aesthetic surrounding comic book films...
Karina Thyraa month ago
"From Chaos Came Superheroes!" How an Online Course Made Me Appreciate Comic Books and Superheroes
The superhero genre and the comic book industry are dominating the market right now. However, that wasn't the case in the 1930s, when comic books were widely viewed as children's reading materials, de...
Sebastian Phillips2 months ago
Why Don't More People Die in Comics?
If there’s one thing I’ve always loved about comics, it’s the insane level of violence they contain. Or—to put it another way—that they don’t contain. Superheroes are tough. They have to be. Those lan...
Joel Eisenberg2 months ago
The 10 Greatest Comic Book Stories of All-Time
First of all, here’s to a brilliant 2018. I wish everyone health, happiness and a world of success. That said … To the business at hand. There are few things more polarizing in the ATG (All Things Gee...
5 Marvel Comics Events That Need to Make It to the Movies
So the Marvel Cinematic Universe keeps on rolling, churning out success after success. It seems they can do no wrong, but all these movies have been working to one ultimate goal, a mega crossover even...
Marvel Cancels 'Luke Cage'
Marvel Comics, it seems, has been on a bit of a cancellation spree of late, cancelling such titles as The Unbelievable Gwenpool, Generation X, and Hawkeye, but fans are in for a shock as it's been ann...
Mohammed Hidhayat2 months ago
The Epic Full-Fledged Guardians of the Galaxy & X-Men Crossover Finally Arrives!
In Comics. Starting this February, Marvel will unveil a new cross-over series bringing together the X-Men and the Guardians of the Galaxy together under the series - Guardians of the Galaxy & X-Men: B...
Wakanda U2 months ago
Wakanda U: Black Villains Matter
Name some Black comic book villains off the top of your head. Who comes to mind immediately? Black Manta is certainly a stand out. Fans of Netflix’s Luke Cage will probably call out Cottonmouth, Diamo...
Mohammed Hidhayat2 months ago
10 Times Batman Has Killed in Comic Books
A few days ago, I wrote a post about this exciting new independent sci-fi game about an astronaut trapped in a retro-futurist style space station with nobody else but an A.I. It will be releasing in t...
Mohammed Hidhayat2 months ago
Goosebumps & Fear Street Writer R. L. Stine Is Working On His First Comic Book Series For Marvel
It is R.L Stine's job to terrify kids. If you've read his short stories as a kid, you would know that's true. After having published more than 300 horror parables that has sold more than 400 million c...
Mohammed Hidhayat2 months ago
Kaecilius Has His Eye On The Book Of Cagliostro In 'Doctor Strange Prelude: The Zealot,' Issue 1
Since July, Marvel has released two tie-in comics, setting the scene for the events leading up to the cinematic arrival of Doctor Strange. Doctor Strange Prelude: The Zealot, Issue 1 is the third prel...