[C2E2 2016] brought droves of Comic fans to Chicago

C2E2 at McCormick Place.

Chicago’s answer to San Diego’s Comic-Con and New York’s NYCC gets bigger each year. Chicago’s C2E2 (Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo), held over three days at McCormick Place, drew droves of fans eager to attend the star-studded panels and participate in… Continue Reading

Ben Affleck Directing and Starring in Solo Batman Film Written by Geoff Johns

Film still of Batman in Batman v Superman

Following this week’s release of new photos of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice comes news that Ben Affleck will not only don the cape and cowl following 2016’s Dawn of Justice and 2017’s Justice League, but he’ll also direct a solo Batman film co-written by legendary DC… Continue Reading

Damsel in Distress: The Lack of Female Superheroes in Hollywood

Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow in The Avengers

In the ’90s, my parents encouraged my tomboy ways and let me play with the boys toys, as if back then letting girls play with boys toys was taboo. They’re just toys, right? Almost 20 years later, I went to Target… Continue Reading

10 Badass Superheroines and Supervillains in Comics

Marvel Women

Recently, there has been tension in the superhero world over the lack of strong women in comics. While there is a huge gap between the number of men versus women in the comic book world, there are powerhouse superheroines fans… Continue Reading

Ryan Gosling, Josh Brolin on rumored shortlist to play Batman in Batman vs. Superman

Pre-production on the unofficially titled Batman vs. Superman film hasn’t even begun yet (pre-pre-production?), yet rumors are flying out over which actors Warner Bros. want to portray Batman in the upcoming film. Earlier in the weekend, a report came out that WB… Continue Reading