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MCU Movies 13: Captain America: Civil War

This blog post took longer than anticipated, partly because I put an offer on the place I saw on Wednesday afternoon. Long story short, they accepted, and I’m in the process of buying it. Hopefully the inspection will go a … Continue reading

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MCU Movies 11 – Avengers: Age of Ultron

Three years after The Avengers graced the movie world, its first sequel came out. Pretty much everyone involved with the first movie returned for Avengers: Age of Ultron, be it writer/director Joss Whedon, all of the core Avenger cast members, … Continue reading

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MCU Movies 7 – Iron Man 3

Pretty much exactly one year after Avengers released, Iron Man released his second sequel, and Marvel’s second billion dollar movie. In fact, two movies released in 2013 earned over $1 billion, and Disney was behind both of them (Frozen earning … Continue reading

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Captain Marvel 6 review

With this issue, Christos Gage begins his Captain Marvel run, with his wife Ruth Fletcher Gage co-writing. The comic opens up with Captain Marvel finishing repairs on the Alpha Flight station, using her energy powers as a welding tool for … Continue reading

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Civil War II 2 review

The previous issue of Civil War II ended with the confirmation of War Machine’s death. I can see why it would be a dramatically important death, with the leaders of both sides being very close to him. At the same … Continue reading

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Civil War II 0 review

I’m not yet sure how I feel about Civil War II. Sure, some of the tie-ins look like they could be interesting. Ms. Marvel disagreeing with her hero, Captain Marvel, should be good. The idea that All-New Wolverine and Old … Continue reading

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Avengers: Age of Ultron review

Today was a good day. I started the morning off with some skeet shooting; my first time ever even holding a real gun. Then we had lunch in The Eagle and the Child, the very pub that CS Lewis, JRR … Continue reading

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My favourite MCU Phase 1 movies

So I’m doing a massive Marvel Cinematic Universe marathon in anticipation for Age of Ultron, watching all the live action movies and the TV shows in chronological order. Each day I either watch one movie or two episodes. Today I … Continue reading

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Captain Marvel 10 review

It’s Carol Danvers’s 100th solo issue. I haven’t read too much of her solo work, outside of Kelly Sue DeConnick’s two volumes and two paperbacks from Brian Reed’s run, but in the last few years I’ve become a bit of … Continue reading

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Captain Marvel 1 review

Captain Marvel is back with a new number 1, yet still written by Kelly Sue DeConnick. The first series was consistently brilliant with its strong characterization, great sense of humour and some of the best written dialogue in the industry. … Continue reading

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