Tag: superman

  • Book Review – Fallout (Lois Lane) by Gwenda Bond

    Book Review – Fallout (Lois Lane) by Gwenda Bond

    Now that Amazon has a selection of books available to read for free for Prime members, I’ve been going through the categories that interest me to find new material.  Obviously, a book about Lois Lane would do that.  In this case, Fallout is about a teenage Lois in high school, though her nosy reporter skills are […]

  • Movie Review – Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

    Movie Review – Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

    The elephant in the room, right?  Yes, I saw BvS: DoJ.  I don’t hate it, but there hasn’t been a comic book movie that’s ever elicited a wider range of reactions from me.  For every cool moment or visual, there are long stretches where my only reaction is a sigh or eyeroll or double facepalm. […]

  • Stop making Batman v Superman about Marvel versus DC

    Stop making Batman v Superman about Marvel versus DC

    If there’s a thing in comics fandom I hate right now it’s this adversarial tone a lot of the chatter takes on nowadays.  A spirited debate is fun, no doubt, but this isn’t that, it’s just angry people shouting at each other.  It’s there in sports now, video games, even politics.  There are certain groups […]

  • Movie Review – Man of Steel

    Movie Review – Man of Steel

    Superman, the character, has never held great appeal for me.  I’ve enjoyed some of the movies and shows, read a few comics here and there, but he’s never been particularly interesting.  The trailers for Man of Steel, though, intrigued me.  They promised a Superman with some depth, played with the mythology a bit, and implied […]