Posts Tagged ‘marvel’


Growing up, I wasn’t too familiar with comics. I had read some X-Men comics here and there and was ecstatic whenever I got my hands on a copy of Tales from the Crypt. The medium struck my interest, but there were few resources to pursue it. When movies like Sam Raimi’s Spiderman and the first X-Men were initially released, the media treated them as a comic book movie trend: money making franchises that maybe have a few good movies in them. Several years later, The Avengers is one of the highest grossing films of all time, Spiderman is about to endure his third reboot, and X-Men is still going strong with both critics and fans. (more…)