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Batman/Superman movies 6 – Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut

When I talked about Superman II last week, I focused mainly on the troubled production the movie faced. From the conflict between Richard Donner and the producers, to the problems with the cast when he was replaced with Richard Lester. … Continue reading

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Batman/Superman movies 4 – Superman 1978

This is it, the big one. The main reason I wanted to start this blog series. Superman, directed by Richard Donner, is a very significant movie. It featured what was then groundbreaking visual effects, its massive success proved that superhero … Continue reading

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Comics of December 13, 2017

So I’ve got my opening night tickets for The Last Jedi. It’ll be the first movie I’ve seen on opening night since Spider-Man 3. Considering I also have Kung Fu that evening, and then it’s straight to the movie, tomorrow … Continue reading

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Comics of November 22, 2017

After today, there are 8 days left of NaNoWriMo 2017. I completed my triple win (150,000 words for the month) on November 20th, which makes it the fifth time I’ve triple won. That’s also the same number of years I’ve … Continue reading

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Action Comics 991 review

We’re 9 issues away from the big Action Comics 1000. Time to start the countdown. But more importantly, this issue seems to conclude The Oz Effect, a story with several twists and turns, that began with a massive reveal. Stop … Continue reading

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Comics of November 8, 2017 and Nanowrimo update

I’m just over a week into this year’s NaNoWriMo, and I won yesterday. That means I’ve passed the 50,000 words needed to officially win National November Writing Month throughout the entire month. I won in 7 days. But then again, … Continue reading

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Comics of October 25, 2017 and NaNoWriMo/X-Men movies update

NaNoWriMo starts exactly one week away. Normally I try to post some sort of comic reviews on Wednesdays, even during the month of intensive writing, but I’m not sure whether I will next week or not. I know that I … Continue reading

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Action Comics 989 review

In Action Comics 987, Oz revealed himself to be Jor-El, Superman’s Kryptonian father. In 988, he talked about how he survived the destruction of Krypton, and how he was shown humanity’s dark side for years, whether witnessing innocent civilians being … Continue reading

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Comics of October 11, 2017

It’s the second week of October, which means that NaNoWriMo is less than a month away. I’m in the middle of preparations on multiple levels, including how I’m going to be an ML for the second time this year (I’m … Continue reading

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Action Comics 988 review

We’re only 12 issues away from Action Comics 1000. Since this is a twice a month series, that makes it only 6 months away. I’m kind of excited to see the industry’s first true 1000th issue. Unfortunately if I want … Continue reading

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