Marvel

  • SDCC-22: Groot Expectations and Reanimated Animations…

    There were details about a raft of animated Marvel/Disney+ projects including a revival of the 1992 X-Men: The Animated Series called X-Men ’97, a confirmation of What If…? Season 3 and new entry Spider-man: Freshman (first announced as part of the Disney+ Day last year)… As we already know, Marvel‘s...
  • Thor’s Love and Thunder is both technicolor treat and God-Awful mess…

    Determined to go from dad-bod back to God-bod, Thor has regained his muscles but finds himself aimless – dumped by his fellow ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ and still not sure of his new role in the universe. But as he and Korg return to new Asgard, the Odinson is...
  • Hit and ‘Ms.’: Disney+/Marvel’s latest spins like teen spirit…

    Kamala Khan is a young Pakistani Muslim girl living in New Jersey, cautiously navigating her teenage years – split between hanging out with a small group of friends, circumventing the stricter rules of her parents and collecting anything she can about her favourite superhero Captain Marvel. It isn’t always...
  • Disney+: The (Dare)devil will be in the details…

    It was, perhaps, inevitable that Marvel and Disney would eventually confirm their intentions to bring Daredevil back to the television screen. The most popular series of the Marvel/Netflix era, there was surprise when a fourth season was not given the go-ahead on the platform after The Defenders team-up –...
  • Lawyer and Order: Will ‘She Hulk’ be a smash hit?

    Originally published in 1980 the Marvel Comics title She-Hulk was meant to be little more than a way for the company to hold on to what they perceived might be a copyright/trademark issue close to their signature Hulk character. But in the years since, Jennifer Walters – Bruce Banner’s...
  • Still Magic, but Raimi’s Strange “Madness’ takes its toll…

    Doctor Strange dreams of accompanying a young girl through a swirling vortex in search of the Book of the Vishanti. But though it feels real, the book is a myth and this version of Strange seems far more ruthless, willing to kill the girl and take her powers to...
  • Seeking ‘Asylum’: Penultimate ep offers a ‘Knight’ to remember…

    Greeted by the goddess Tawaret, Marc and Steven are told that they are dead and about to begin a voyage on a barge to the afterlife – but their final destination will be calculated by the varying weights on the scale of their life. To do so, it may...
  • Moon Knight: Egyptian Pyramid Scheming places heroes in Denial…

    Steven/Marc have found ‘themself’ in Egypt, the spiritual home of the powerful beings that once ruled the land and still linger in its shadows. But as the race continues to find an ancient tomb and release an even older power, it seems that even deities have bureaucracy to overcome....
  • Hit and Myth: Marvel continues to have all the ‘Knight’ Moves…

    Steven Grant has survived his dark encounter at the museum… but has no idea how. He wakes up back in his loft apartment and reluctantly heads back to his place of work. There’s damage, to be sure, and footage of Steven acting very strangely, but no sight of the...
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