Posts Tagged ‘MCU’

A Thematic Analysis of Phase Three of the Marvel Cinematic Universe

This article contains spoilers for Avengers: Infinity War,Thor: Ragnarok, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and Black Panther. Phase Three of the Marvel Cinematic Universe produced character-driven narratives that weave in themes...


Infinity War Makes the Same Mistakes as the Comics it’s Based On

One of the first questions I was asked after seeing Infinity War by someone unfamiliar with the comics, was “how was it as an adaptation?” To which I gave a pretty stock answer: about as close as it could possibly be, consi...


Comics Dash #91: It’s About My Little Ponytail

This week’s episode is brought to you by stupidity! Chad, Jean, and Alex talk styling one’s hair, the MCU, and music. Also comic books such as Twisted Romance, Redneck, Motorcrush, and Underwinter. It’s all ve...



Thor Ragnarok Review

By the time the credits rolled on Thor: Ragnarok, I was struggling to wipe a smile off my face. In keeping with the tradition of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Ragnarok is more concerned with being fun than anything else. Using...


Netflix’s Iron Fist Completely Misses the Point of Danny Rand

It should go without saying that this article includes spoilers for Marvel’s Iron Fist show on Netflix. I tried to avoid anything particularly specific in the second half, but still, fair warning. Though it is being sava...