Comicsgate: Social Justice Hurts Comic Sales

We get the lowdown on the ComicsGate controversy and how the social justice ideology in Marvel and DC comics is having a negative impact on comic book resellers and readers alike.

WildCards: Feminist Porn Class + Batman V. Superman

WTF?! Have you ever wandered into the middle of an extremely awkward or uncomfortable conversation, but you just can’t help but listen to the raunchy subject matter? Well, that’s what our Patreon listeners were subjected to…

The Superhero Movie Bubble is Bursting

With the recent luke-warm release of Marvel’s “Ant-Man” and the poor reception of 20th Century Fox’s “Fantastic Four” reboot, CineMax and LaughingMan openly question whether or not the comic book movie bubble is (finally) bursting. Not…

Video Game Violence & Misogyny: A Brief History of Media Scares

Video Game Violence & Misogyny: A Brief History of Media Scares

Not only is it common for new entertainment mediums to be used as strawman for the violence and sexism in society, but it’s highly profitable to do so.

Leaked Deadpool Test Footage: Fox Snuffs R-Rated Deadpool Movie

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Deadpool Movie Test Footage has surfaced at the tail-end of ComicCon 2014, and 20th Century Fox has been hard at work to keep the video from going viral. However, there appears to be something far more insidious at work.

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Movie Analysis | Beyond Pictures

Spider-Man is one of the world’s most endearing comic book characters – and perhaps the most mocked superhero movie franchise. From the Sam Raimi trilogy to Marc Webb’s The Amazing Spider-Man films, and from Tobey Maguire…

Punisher: The Dead Can’t Be Distracted – Copyright vs Fair Use

CineMax and LaughingMan ask Kenny, a law student, the hard questions about what constitutes fair use and copyright infringement, and what actions, if any, could be taken by either side in this heated battle over the future of “Punisher: The Dead Can’t Be Distracted.”

DC Comics TV Show Renaissance: Gotham, Arrow, The Flash

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CineMax and B-Mask sit down to discuss the latest alarming bit of news regarding the upcoming Batman/Jim Gordon prequel series, Gotham, shows like Arrow or its future spin-off The Flash, and Rocksteady’s Batman: Arkham Knight.

Thor 2: The Dark World – Honeymoon in Asgard

Will ‘Snore 2’ be saved or sunk by the most tacked-on and forced romance since the Star Wars prequels? The Cheshire Cat Studios gang share their thoughts, expectations and reservations for Marvel’s upcoming latest superhero/fantasy epic…

Superior Spider-Man: An Open Letter to Dan Slott

B-Mask makes a second and possibly the last appeal to the famed Superior Spider-Man writer who has deviated from the straight and narrow when handling online criticism and just communicating with his fans in general. 16…