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September 16, 2019

Superheroes

Elk Mountain #1 (review)

Writer:Jordan Clark Artist: Vince Underwood The genre of the American superhero, perhaps, has its roots in repulsion. In the 1930s the United States was facing an ideological threat. On 20 February 1939, Madison Square Garden in New York played host to an assembly of twenty thousand Nazi sympathisers, who openly supported Adolf Hitler and the

Doomsday Clock #10 (review) – DC’s commentary on the AT&T takeover of TimeWarner?

DC Comics, July 2019 Writer: Geoff Johns Artists: Gary Frank and Brad Anderson  Purchased: Quality Comics, Perth Alan Moore’s the dimly-lit superhero dystopia of the 1986 comic book series Watchmen features a character called Dr Manhattan. Manhattan is a godlike creature, impassive and devoid of humour, bald and physically imposing, who looks down on humanity from

Captain America #8 (Review)

CAPTAIN AMERICA #8by Ta-Nehisi Coates and Leinil Francis YuMarvel Comics, April 2019 When it was first announced early in 2018 that Mr. Ta-Nehisi Coates would be the new writer on Captain America, several online forums and platforms were set ablaze with voices of protest from comic fans who felt that an SJW (Social Justice Warrior)

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