Comic Books 101, For Everyone

Comic Books 101, For Everyone

Continuing from “Manga 101”, we are doing a crash course on comic books from a reader since 2011! Don’t worry if you’ve never even stepped foot into a comics store, as I’ll be walking you through figuring out your tastes, digital reading options, and slang! If you’re uninterested in superheroes, we will also be discussing your options here! At any rate, feel free to grab a coffee before starting, as this is going to take some time! Confused parents/guardians, I will also discuss figuring out whether something is appropriate for your young reader. Sorry for snitching, kiddos!   I know …

How the MCU Has Paved the Way for Comic Books

How the MCU Has Paved the Way for Comic Books

What was once a niche subculture has grown into one of the most successful entertainment industries to date. Gone are the days when reading comic books, let alone making them, is unusual. Today we can enjoy these imaginative and emotionally touching, visual stories easily as they are now…

Top 6 Comic Books Involving Mysterio to Read Before 'Spider-Man: Far From Home'!

Top 6 Comic Books Involving Mysterio to Read Before 'Spider-Man: Far From Home'!

The release of Spider-Man: Far From Home is tomorrow, chronicling the fallout of the mega-blockbuster Avengers: Endgame as well as continuing the adventures of Spider-Man, played by Tom Holland. Debuting in this film is a new foe for the wall-crawler: Mysterio, as played by Jake Gyllenhaal. Mysterio is a more obscure antagonist in Spider-Man’s rogues galley, even if he is one of the superhero’s iconic foes. While we don’t know the role he will play in the new movie, let’s prepare and take a look at ten essential comics in Spider-Man’s library, featuring Mysterio as his dastardly nemesis. Let’s dive in and see the origins …