My Year with Comics

Growing up, I was one of many, many people who loved Batman and Ninja Turtles and a number of other superheroes. My greatest childhood aspiration was to be Batgirl — a dream I still hold on to today, to be honest. Interestingly enough, though my life has been one filled with the love of superheroes, […]

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The Truth About Female Superheroes

Let’s be honest: Right now, female superheroes aren’t good role models. They have the potential to become incredible role models who inspire young girls to pursue their dreams and fight their fears, but they’re currently portrayed as little more than sex objects. For example, look at the female superheroes in Death of Superman, a storyline […]

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Trailer Tuesday: Batman v Superman

The teaser for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice has me both excited and skeptical. I wasn’t a huge fan of the other Superman remakes (probably because I’m not a huge fan of Superman himself), and I was a fan of Christian Bale as Batman. I believe that Ben Affleck will do a great job (fingers crossed), […]

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