MARVEL'S AGENT CARTER - ABC's "Marvel's Agent Carter" stars Enver Gjokaj as Agent Daniel Sousa, Chad Michael Murray as Agent Jack Thompson, Shea Whigham as Chief Roger Dooley and Hayley Atwell as Agent Peggy Carter. (ABC/Bob D'Amico)

Agent Carter comes to the UK

Marvel fans in the UK have been missing out. The TV show set in the 40s, a spin-off from Captain America and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. “Agent Carter” was not picked up by Channel 4, or anyone else, until this recently. Now Fox TV has announced they’ll start running the show from Sunday the 12th of […]

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Superhero Week: The Evolution of Catwoman

There you have it; a tribute to one of the best anti-heroes/comic book characters of all time. I’m not sure it’s entirely fair to put the young Gotham Catwoman in there but, equally, she’s a perfectly valid Catwoman. Which is your favourite Catwoman era? Via Jeff Victor and an awesome collection of art.


Superhero Week: What if Superman was adopted by the Waynes

Comic books aren’t shy of doing “What if…” as a scenario. Here’s one of my favourites. What if Superman was adopted by the Waynes and ended up taking the place of Batman. You’d have a super powered crime fighter with Batman’s outlook on life. Would it work? Here’s Cartoon Hooligan’s take on it.


Superhero Week: Hijab superhero self portraits

Nour Saleh is a hijab wearing Canadian. Last year she took up a Tumblr challenge to draw herself as different fictional characters. I love how Nour responded to that challenge. Not only did she imagine herself as various superheroes, she kept the hijab in all of the illustrations. I think the results work well and […]