• Mighty Marvel Monday: Bad News For Diversity

    Mighty Marvel Monday: Bad News For Diversity6

    So last week’s Mighty Marvel Monday, I wrote about how wonderful it was to see Marvel making actual attempts at diversifying its creative teams and also being recognized for the quality work they do (side note: isn’t it weird how the stories being written by women – that have characters from underrepresented groups being treated as

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  • Mighty Marvel Monday: Mini-Deadpool Review and Other Marvel Movie News

    Mighty Marvel Monday: Mini-Deadpool Review and Other Marvel Movie News2

    This week, as part of playing catch up with all the 2016 Marvel news, and in light of Deadpool being released, I’m focusing on the Marvel movies and TV shows. Next week, I plan on refocusing on the comics. So, like all the best stories, let’s get started with the sad, wind our way towards

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  • Mighty Marvel Monday: The Deadpool Dilemma and Other Superbowl Goodies

    Mighty Marvel Monday: The Deadpool Dilemma and Other Superbowl Goodies2

    • February 8, 2016

    Welcome back to a regularly scheduled Mighty Marvel Monday! It’s been over a month since I’ve done a traditional news round up, so it’s about time, right? Especially since Deadpool comes out this weekend and the Superbowl gave us so many new awesome commercials. And emojis! So let’s get started.

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  • Mighty Marvel Monday: Perlmutter, Trump, and the Boycott Dilemma

    Mighty Marvel Monday: Perlmutter, Trump, and the Boycott Dilemma6

    • February 1, 2016

    I was totally planning to talk about normal Marvel stuff this week, but then Ike Perlmutter donated $1 million to Donald Trump and that became the thing to talk about for people working in comics, people who write about comics, and even people who have never read a comic before. There seems to be a

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  • Mighty Marvel Monday: Marvel and Diversity

    Mighty Marvel Monday: Marvel and Diversity2

    I want to continue this week in looking at the way Marvel has (or hasn’t) made progress in 2015, paying particular attention to diversity and underrepresented groups. I also want to look at characters, creators, and other aspects. In the world of Marvel Comics, the highs this year were pretty high. Ms. Marvel continued to

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  • Mighty Marvel Monday: New Year, New Stuff

    Mighty Marvel Monday: New Year, New Stuff0

    Happy New Year! And welcome back to another Mighty Marvel Monday, the weekly Marvel news column predicated on the belief that in an age of information overload, it’s easy to miss what’s actually going on. Who has time to actually read all of the dozens of links posted each day? And more importantly, why should

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