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The Hierarchy of Art Strikes Again!

We’ve all experienced the comic book to film conversion. It makes sense that cinema and comics go hand in hand when you consider their base components of images and words (or in film’s case sound). The action of Avengers comics, … Continue reading

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Returning From the Grave: You’re Doing it Right

17 years after the Death in the Family story arc, writer Judd Winick brings the dead Robin, back to life. With help from Super-boy Prime altering time or “setting things right,” and the Lazarus Pit, the former Boy Wonder returns … Continue reading

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A Death in the Family

Something had to be done about Jason Todd. Introduced in 1983, Todd was created to fill the void that Robin #1, Dick Grayson, left behind when he graduated to Nightwing. Jason, at first, was a carbon-copy of the original Grayson; … Continue reading

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Why Does DC Hate Wally West?

To make a long story short, there are two characters responsible for my interest in comics: Jason Todd and Wally West. As Jason’s story is for another day and another post, I’ll start with Wally. Breaking onto the comics scene … Continue reading

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