Opinion

Spider-Man Homecoming: Do We Need Uncle Ben’s Famous Line?

Spider-Man Homecoming: Do We Need Uncle Ben’s Famous Line?

April 12th, 2017 | by Martín López

Arguably the most popular superhero line of all time is Spider-Man's "with great power comes great responsibility" attributed to Ben Parker, also known as Uncle Ben. But has it become too much of a cliche? Spider-Man Homecoming: Do We Need Uncle Ben's Famous Line? The...

Can Logan Win an Oscar?

Can Logan Win an Oscar?

April 8th, 2017 | by Dewayne Edwards

Logan, another R rated Fox owned Marvel film with a lot of positive response. Even more than Deadpool, leaving everyone wondering if this will be the first comic book movie to win best picture for the up coming Oscars since Dark Knight. Our Dewayne Edwards...

Comic Book Movies: Are They Testing Fans?

Comic Book Movies: Are They Testing Fans?

March 23rd, 2017 | by Joseph Gioeli

Many comic book fans, DC and Marvel alike, tend to always find a silver lining in movies that are generally considered to be a “flop”. Our Joseph Gioeli plays Devil’s Advocate and poses the question: “Are comic book movies testing fan’s loyalty and optimism?” Comic...

Comic Book Movies: Why We Shouldn’t Want the DCEU to Fail

Comic Book Movies: Why We Shouldn’t Want the DCEU to Fail

March 12th, 2017 | by Dewayne Edwards

The DCEU has been under the spotlight of criticism for years now. With rumors of Ben Affleck wanting out of playing Batman (please take that with a grain of salt), and other inner things happening with Warner Bros. and their movies. A lot of people are losing...

Where Does Watchmen Fit Into The Rebirth DC Universe?

Where Does Watchmen Fit Into The Rebirth DC Universe?

March 12th, 2017 | by Kyle King

These are exciting times to be a DC Comics fan. The publisher’s Rebirth relaunch has been a stunning success, and the promises of Geoff Johns’s DC Universe: Rebirth #1 are starting to come to fruition, with Superman: Reborn underway and The Button forthcoming next month....

Review: The Flash Season 3

Review: The Flash Season 3

February 19th, 2017 | by Yul Espinosa

Flash Season 3 has taken the character and the world of the show in a new direction. ComiConverse contributor Yul Espinoza has a full review. I wish I could say I am loving the 3rd season of The Flash. The show, however, has started to feel like...

The 14 Most Exciting Blockbusters of 2017

The 14 Most Exciting Blockbusters of 2017

February 18th, 2017 | by Grant Billings

2017 is shaping up to be a big year at the box office. ComiConverse contributor Grant Billings has a definitive rundown of the most exciting blockbusters need to look for this year. Power Rangers Director: Dean Israellite (Project Almanac) Starring: Bryan Cranston (Zordon), Elizabeth Banks, Rita Repulsa, Naomi...

Comic Book Movie: Making Fantastic 4 Fantastic

Comic Book Movie: Making Fantastic 4 Fantastic

February 14th, 2017 | by Dewayne Edwards

After three unsuccessful attempts at Fantastic 4 films, a lot of movie fans are begging Fox Studios to give the rights to the quartet back to Marvel. As of right now, the MCU has earned the trust of an audience. ComiConverse contributor Dewayne Edwards explains why the Fantastic...

Justice League Dark Review

Justice League Dark Review

February 11th, 2017 | by Abel Loza

The DC animated universe continues to grow. The latest installment, Justice League Dark, was released on DVD and Blu Ray February 7th (already available in digital download). Justice League Dark takes a look at the murkier, more supernatural world of the DC universe and introduces some...

What Marvel Is Doing Right: Movies v. Netflix

What Marvel Is Doing Right: Movies v. Netflix

February 10th, 2017 | by Joseph Gioeli

Marvel has been had the most successful comic book movie adaptations of the past decade. ComiConverse contributor Joseph Gioeli looks at Marvel’s formulas for success on the big screen vs. their Netflix shows, as well as giving his view on how they can find continued success. DISCLAIMER: Even though I...

Comic Book Movies: Which Was Your Favourite of 2016?

Comic Book Movies: Which Was Your Favourite of 2016?

February 8th, 2017 | by Dewayne Edwards

Comic book movies were huge in 2016 when it came to box office numbers. With the release of Dr. Strange, the last comic book movie of the year, there are a total of six major superhero films last year. ComiConverse contributor Dewayne Edwards looks back at last year's comic...

Comic Book Movies: Batfleck vs. The Nolan Trilogy?

Comic Book Movies: Batfleck vs. The Nolan Trilogy?

February 8th, 2017 | by Dewayne Edwards

Whether you're a fan of the DCEU or not, there is no denying that their films have been the source of many arguments. A lot of comic book movie fans want the DCEU to succeed, but we haven't seen the majority of an audience love a DC film since...

Comic Book Movies: Top 5 Comic Book Movie Directors

Comic Book Movies: Top 5 Comic Book Movie Directors

February 7th, 2017 | by Dewayne Edwards

In the golden age of comic book movies, we can't forget all the hard work and dedication of the directors who make these films come to life. They are the first people to win praise or take blame. ComiConverse contributor Dewayne Edwards gives his top five favorite comic book...

Star Wars Anthology: Movies We Want to See

Star Wars Anthology: Movies We Want to See

January 31st, 2017 | by Abel Loza

Rogue One was the first movie that expanded the Star Wars universe without being in the main saga continuity. It opened up the universe to other characters not named Skywalker. Our Abel Loza lists some of his favorite possibilities for future Star Wars anthology movies....

The Mere-Exposure Effect: Why We Love Batman’s Bad Guys

The Mere-Exposure Effect: Why We Love Batman’s Bad Guys

January 2nd, 2017 | by Joseph Gioeli

Over the years, we, as comic book fans, have come to love the super-villain foes that our heroes battle, specifically, the Caped Crusader’s plethora of antagonists that he is always fighting. Our Joseph Gioeli analyzes why we have come to like these villains so much. Mere-Exposure...

Comic Book Movies:  A Look Into 2017

Comic Book Movies: A Look Into 2017

January 1st, 2017 | by Dewayne Edwards

Comic Book Movies had a great run in 2016. Being a comic book movie fan during this time is one of the greatest feelings in the world. We routinely see characters and projects on the big screen that we would have never thought would of...

Batfleck: Why We May Be Taking Him For Granted

Batfleck: Why We May Be Taking Him For Granted

December 31st, 2016 | by Joseph Gioeli

Ben Affleck's depiction of the Bat earlier this year in Batman v Superman fell under some immediate scrutiny. Since then, critics and fans alike have mitigated their negative reviews and at least tried to give this Batman a second chance. Our Joseph Gioeli takes a look...

What Happened To The Age Of The Horror Icon?

What Happened To The Age Of The Horror Icon?

December 19th, 2016 | by Lance David Fier

Our Lance David Fier takes a look at why we don't seem to see the birth of as many long standing new slasher icons in modern horror films. What Happened To The Age Of The Horror Icon? The horror film genre, often disregarded as tripe...

Wonder Woman: Ex-Amazonian Ambassador for the United Nations

Wonder Woman: Ex-Amazonian Ambassador for the United Nations

December 17th, 2016 | by E. Paul Zehr

Our Dr. E Paul Zehr looks at the recent trends and developments concerning Wonder Woman at the United Nations. Wonder Woman: Ex-Amazonian Ambassador for the United Nations Wonder. The very word inspires admiration and amazement. With Wonder Woman we have one of the most powerful...

Batman: Concussion And The Caped Crusader

Batman: Concussion And The Caped Crusader

November 21st, 2016 | by E. Paul Zehr

Our Dr. E Paul Zehr takes a deep dive into the world of superheroes and neuroscience in his latest article for ComiConverse. Batman: Concussion And The Caped Crusader Batman’s brain and body take a massive mauling. Is Batman at risk for concussion and post-concussion syndromes?...

Are Marvel And DC In A Gay Arms Race?

Are Marvel And DC In A Gay Arms Race?

November 15th, 2016 | by Shannen Murphy

LGBT characters are finding more and more space in comics these days and our very own Shannen Murphy is here to break down the rising opportunities and the way things are being handles by the big two comics publishers. Are Marvel And DC In A...

Spider-Man 3: What Should Have Been

Spider-Man 3: What Should Have Been

November 8th, 2016 | by Davis McCondichie

Spider-Man 3 was a big success at the box office, but how does the film stand up over the test of time? Here, our Davis McCondichie looks back at the movie and what could have been for Spider-Man 3. Spider-Man 3: What Should Have Been...

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