Opinion

Nostalgia: Is It Hurting Current Comic Book Films?

Nostalgia: Is It Hurting Current Comic Book Films?

July 22nd, 2017 | by Joseph Gioeli

We are living in the golden age of comic book films, but that does not mean that we are the first generation to love them. ComiConverse contributor Joseph Gioeli examines the role nostalgia plays in today’s comic book film industry. There has always been a...

Actors Who Played Multiple Comic Book Characters: Ranking the Top 5

Actors Who Played Multiple Comic Book Characters: Ranking the Top 5

July 21st, 2017 | by Joseph Gioeli

It is not uncommon for actors to want to play certain comic book characters; it is a little more uncommon for these actors to play multiple comic book roles. ComiConverse contributor Joseph Gioeli ranks the Top 5 actors who have played several comic book characters...

Review: Batman #20

Review: Batman #20

April 15th, 2017 | by Abel Loza

Batman #20 is the fifth and final issue of the “I am Bane” story arc, and is the culmination of what has building up over the past 19 issues. The confrontation between Bane and Batman for not only the life of Gotham girl, but the...

Review: Batman #17

Review: Batman #17

February 26th, 2017 | by Abel Loza

Bane is nearing Gotham City and Batman has 4 more days to get ready for the inevitable collision between the two iconic DC characters. Batman #16 is the second installment in the “I am Bane” story arc, which is building up to be King’s best Batman...

Review: Batman #16

Review: Batman #16

February 18th, 2017 | by Abel Loza

Batman #16 is the first issue in the newest Tom King story-arc, "I am Bane". This arc threads together the previous two major arcs (I am Suicide and I am Gotham), and will address unanswered questions about Gotham Girl and Bane. Will this finally be the fight between Bane...

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...

Review: Batman #11

Review: Batman #11

December 26th, 2016 | by Abel Loza

Batman #11 is the third installment of the sophomore arc from Tom King, which sees Batman and his personally assembled Suicide Squad, now inside the once thought impregnable Santa Prisca prison, try to find and capture Psycho-Pirate before it’s too late. We will soon learn that for...

Review: Batman #9

Review: Batman #9

October 24th, 2016 | by Abel Loza

Batman #9, the newest issue of the Batman: Rebirth title is the start of the new story line “I am Suicide.” Author Tom King and penciler Mikel Janin give us a look inside Arkham Asylum and shows us the ends Batman would go to help...

Review: Batman #8

Review: Batman #8

October 16th, 2016 | by Abel Loza

Batman #8 was released on October 5th, is the penultimate of the mini-cross over event, “Night of the Monster Men” which is spanning over 3 titles in the Batman Universe (Batman, Nightwing, and Detective Comics). Our Abel Loza takes a look at the newest installment...

Review: Batman Rebirth

Review: Batman Rebirth

September 29th, 2016 | by Abel Loza

Batman: Rebirth is a very popular title for DC Comics, as they continue to move towards the climax of their newest story arcs. Our Abel Loza takes a deep dive into the series and to the effect the Batman: Rebirth arc is having on the...

The Worst Superhero Injuries In Comics

The Worst Superhero Injuries In Comics

January 11th, 2016 | by ComiConverse

Superhero injuries come with the job description, but every once in a while one of our courageous comics crusaders suffers a truly catastrophic calamity. This latest addition to our ComiConverse infographics collection breaks down some of the all-time ugliest breakdowns in the history of comics....

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