Magic = Science (Technology)

Sam, While I may not include ‘The Power of Belief’ in its title, belief is still relevant in the advancement of science and how we incorporate it into civilization. It’s been a slow transition from attributing natural phenomenon as acts of God to the mechanics of weather, gravity, solar activity, etc. I won’t go too…

An Observable, Impending Doom

Sam, I’m still digesting the behemoth of material that is Avengers: Infinity Wars. Usually, I don’t form a concrete opinion or write something like this without experiencing it at least twice. That being said, I just have to address something that gnaws at me. A something that–to my knowledge–nobody else seems bothered by. If it’s just…

A Great Villain Makes A Greater Hero

*SPOILERS* Sam, Since release of Iron Man, Marvel Studios gave more stories of heroism and triumph on the big screen than comic book readers thought possible. The latest film not only introduces audiences to a country we have been anticipating since Age of Ultron but also to a man who may be the only of his kind so far. Many…

Abandon Origins?

Sam, The past decade (and then some) has given us something many thought would never happen: comic book stories part of the cultural zeitgeist. This “revival” had allowed for the Muggles of comics to take them seriously. Accordingly, there has to be a proper introduction to the characters and worlds they operate in. This is…

Thor: God of Thunder – ‘The God Butcher’ & ‘The God Bomb’

***Spoiler Alert*** Sam, On recommendation by ComicBookGirl19 (one of my favorite YouTubers), I decided to check out Thor: God of Thunder. I wanted to expand my reading collection and always wanted to get into comics more after reading All Star Superman and Superman: Red Son – among others – for a class my senior year of…