A Brief History of Ultimate Marvel

Ultimate Marvel has had a rocky history. A lot of people, myself included, really like Ultimate Spider-Man, and especially the introduction of Miles Morales. On the other hand, the line hosts some infamously bad stories, including the especially terrible Ultimatum. A question by LightningLouie over on my review of… » 7/07/14 11:38am 7/07/14 11:38am

10 Incredibly Stupid Ways Superheroes and Villains Have Died

There's been a lot of talk about comic book death this week (here's the spoileriffic reason why), and what makes such a death bad. Is it because the death is poorly plotted? Is it less than the character deserves? Do they go out like a chump? Or is it the way the deaths inevitably get retconned? To some extent, all… » 12/28/12 8:00am 12/28/12 8:00am