Devil’s Advocate: Was Spider-Man Better Off At Sony?
Feb10

Devil’s Advocate: Was Spider-Man Better Off At Sony?

Unless this is the very first website you’ve clicked on today, you’ll have heard that Spider-Man is coming to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Alternatively you’ll have read that the Marvel Cinematic Universe is coming to Spider-Man, depending on how you read the rather amusing and carefully worded press release. There is a lot to think about and some interesting implications. I think some people may be jumping the gun by celebrating...

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Regarding Batgirl: Not Every Comic Is For You, And That’s Okay
Oct13

Regarding Batgirl: Not Every Comic Is For You, And That’s Okay

A funny thing happened surrounding Batgirl #35. The announced redesign of Barbara Gordon was met with critical acclaim and celebration. With a new creative team of Cameron Stewart, Brenden Fletcher and Babs Tarr, the excitement carried all the way through to last week when the issue dropped. Once it was released it was a very polarising affair, with some people absolutely loving it and others left feeling uncomfortable with the...

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Why Ms. Marvel Is The New Spider-Man (And More)
Jun01

Why Ms. Marvel Is The New Spider-Man (And More)

There’s a reason why Marvel’s Spider-Man is one of the most popular comic book super heroes on the planet. The bright costume and cool powers are part of the appeal sure, but the real reason he’s so popular is because he’s you. Every single person in their lives has at some point or other felt like Spider-Man. Whether you’re keeping a secret, having money troubles, struggling with your social life, getting bullied, are stricken...

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Sailor Moon 20th Anniversary: Why I’m Still A Magical Girl
May26

Sailor Moon 20th Anniversary: Why I’m Still A Magical Girl

Hello! My name is Sophie, if you listen to The Lying Cat Cast you’ll know me as one of the co-hosts. I’ll be occasionally writing for Panels And Pixels from now on. For my first post here’s a short piece about why the Sailor Moon anime is so important to me and why I’m looking forward to the 20th Anniversary.  When I was a kid I had a great love of animated TV shows. Some of my favourites were Spider-Man and...

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Forever Evil: The Good And The Bad (SPOILERS)
May24

Forever Evil: The Good And The Bad (SPOILERS)

The final issue may have been delayed to hell and back but DC’s latest crossover event Forever Evil is finally over. So how was it overall? Join me for a very spoilery chat about some of the good and the bad below. SPOILERS FOLLOW FOR FOREVER EVIL 1-7 + TIE-INS!…OBVIOUSLY     The Bad Rather than end on a negative note, let’s start with the bad and get that over with.   Superwomban Seeing Superwoman in...

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