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Iron Man, Gimmickry and Code Words

Wherein I ponder the a strange intersection of prejudicial code words and reasonable criticism.

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Doctor Strange and International Politics

Recently, Comic Book Resources broke a story about how Chinese concerns are what led to Tilda Swinton being cast as The…

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Batman Vs Superman: Warner Bros doesn’t have a plan

The reviews have all been written on Batman Vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice, so it’s almost pointless to go over the…

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Visual Storytelling: A basis in biology

Quite often with visual art we make the assumption that the artist is an intuitive prodigy. The idea is that art…

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Deadpool Movie Review: Only Deadpool Could Have Done It

There’s a scene close to the middle of Deadpool where Wade Wilson (a.k.a. Deadpool, the Merc with a Mouth) has a…

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Star Wars The Art Awakens, Fine Art and Fandom

Damien Hirst, one of the celebrities of the contemporary art world, once remarked that if people went to art galleries as…

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Akira and the Art of Cult Movies

A couple weeks ago I had the chance to see Akira, Katsuhiro Otomo’s masterwork in comics brought to the screen. Fascinating…

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Create your own Iron Man Suit with Arduino

Watching the Iron Man movies, or any near-future science fiction movie is great fun. It’s partly because of the action and…

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Guardians of the Galaxy, Comics, Movies and a new Cosmology

By now most everyone has seen Guardians of the Galaxy. It’s grossed over 400 million worldwide and deservedly so. It’s an…

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Akira Live Action Trailer

Akira was the epic manga masterwork of Katushiro Otomo. Part action, part thriller, part social commentary, Otomo created a world on…