Gotham: The Pre-Batman Era and Life on the Edge

Gotham: The Pre-Batman Era and Life on the Edge

Ever wondered how Gotham functioned before Batman? Was it always so dark and so full of notorious criminals? In September 2014, Gotham premiered on the Fox network and brought the pre-Batman face of the city to light. Based on characters from DC’s Batman comic...
The Black Panther Movie: How a Black Superhero Is Made

The Black Panther Movie: How a Black Superhero Is Made

Marvel’s Black Panther movie is groundbreaking. It is the first blockbuster where black children see a superhero who resembles them in a starring role. Historically, basically all comic book and television superheroes have been white. What white children have...
The Walking Dead: The Comic, Fandom and Phenomenon

The Walking Dead: The Comic, Fandom and Phenomenon

The Walking Dead is one of the most-watched shows in the world. It premiered on AMC in 2009 and is moving into its ninth season with no signs of slowing down. Based on the graphic novel series of the same name, The Walking Dead (TWD) has drawn readers and viewers of...