Release date: 23 August 2017
Sunday, 29 November -0001 19:00
Look out! Here comes the Spider-Man! Let’s be honest, Spidey has not had the easiest time being adapted to the big screen. While the Sam Raimi/Tobey Maguire trilogy and even the Marc Webb/Andrew Garfield films have their fans, they had their share of critics too. Read more...
Published in Movie Reviews
Sunday, 16 November 2014 13:31
It's the event of catastrophic proportions as the Avengers & X-Men unite against the most destructive and powerful common foe they've faced in a long time. But can they do it alone?! Heck no! Who will help them? Well, the most unlikely team you'll ever see! The fate of mankind is in the balance as Marvel's latest event is an old fashioned super"hero" brawl! PEW! PEW! And of course, your faithful event reviewer, The Bleeder King, is here to call all the action (in his best Jim Ross voice)! It's Axis! And this is a slobberknocker of a review of Book 1 (issues 1-3), bygawd! Fasten your seatbelts and don't get all spoiler sensitive! Read more...
Published in Comic Book Reviews
Sunday, 19 January 2014 14:02
So, it’s official! The original AMAZING, friendly neighborhood, ever-lovin’ Spider-Man will be back in April. Some fans are elated to see Peter Parker back in control of his body, and some prefer the darker, edgier Superior Spider-Man. It doesn’t really matter which Spidey floats your boat, it’s HOW they will resurrect Pete that really matters doesn’t it? Fans are sort of tired of the “comic book death” scenario...basically because it’s so predictable. I mean, it’s usually the same old story: hero dies, hero is temporarily replaced, hero somehow comes back. Wash, rinse, repeat. It’s how it is ALWAYS done. Sometimes though, a superhero or even a villain, is brought back and their triumphant return is sensible, entertaining and well, just plain bad-assed. In celebration of Pete’s AMAZING return, I will take a look at examples of comic book resurrections that were done right, and of course the ones that were just, let’s say...not all that necessary. Read more...
Published in Let's Talk Comics