Prometheus Is Finally Revealed On An Excellent Arrow

Arrow‘s fifth season has been a massive improvement over last year’s┬ámuch more divisive entry, focusing more on the street level stories that grounded Arrow‘s early seasons. But when your major antagonist of the year wears a mask, it’s inevitable that most of the season’s questions are going to revolve around the identity of the person beneath said mask.…
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What Happened To The Arrowverse This Year?

This last year of television has been pretty amazing for comic book fans. We’ve seen so many characters brought to life on screen, in shows like Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Supergirl, Gotham, The Walking Dead, Constantine to name just a few, with Preacher and others on their way. The CW’s Arrowverse has been one of the greatest sources of comic book-television, starting with Arrow and expanding out to include The Flash and DC’s Legends of Tomorrow.…
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How Secret Does A Secret Identity Have To Be?

It’s one of the most common traditions of superheroes: the secret identity. It’s been such a staple of the genre for so long that it seems almost like a prerequisite, a justification for putting on the mask. I’m not arguing against the use of the secret identity in a superhero story but has the trope started to reach a stage where it actually negatively impacts the story?…
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Did Dawn of Justice Cripple Its Own Future Storytelling?

Zack Snyder’s Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice was designed to kick off the new DC Cinematic Universe, introducing Batman, Wonder Woman and the other members of the Justice League into the universe started in Man of Steel. But considering this was meant to be the start of the story, in many ways Dawn of Justice set itself several handicaps right out of the gate.…
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5 Dream Castings for Captain Marvel

Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige recently announced that that we would have a Captain Marvel casting reveal in the near future. This movie, currently set to be released March 2019, is a big one for Marvel, considering it will be the studio’s first purely heroine-led film. Of the names being batted around online, Emily Blunt, Jessica Chastain or Charlize Theron are some of the most prevalent, each for good reason.…
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