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Preview: Captain Marvel

Preview: Captain Marvel

By Sarah-Jo Agar Marvel films are known for having a particularly wide and eager audience and arguably, the hype around the films have increased over the past few years, because of Captain America: Civil War and Thor: Ragnarok being big hits in the box office. The talk over Avengers: Infinity War has only increased the […]

 Ryan Easby

Cosmic Ghost Rider

Cosmic Ghost Rider

Cosmic Ghost Rider is the latest addition to Marvel's long line of Ghost Riders. But is he actually any good? Ryan Easby finds out.

Cosmic Ghost Rider is a peculiar comic. Based upon a character introduced in Donny Cates 2018 Thanos series, he’s an alternate universe version of Frank Castle (You may know him as The Punisher) who (get ready for this): fought in a war; watched his family get mown down; became The Punisher; died when a piece […]

 Kamron Kent

The Punisher Season 2 – Preview #2

The Punisher Season 2 – Preview #2

To be honest, I wasn’t expecting a full blown trailer to show eight days before the premiere on Netflix. But, considering Netflix is cutting cords with anything to do with Marvel (see Iron Fist, Daredevil, etc), we should probably enjoy it while it lasts. At the beginning of the trailer, we see Frank Castle (Jon […]

 Kamron Kent

The Punisher Season 2 – Preview

The Punisher Season 2 – Preview

Jon Bernthal is set to reprise his role as Marvel’s Frank Castle this year, in the new, up-and-coming season of The Punisher. In the final episode of season one, we saw Frank Castle’s showdown with his former friend Billy Russo (Ben Barnes). Russo is seen bandaged up in a hospital after being stabbed gruesomely by […]

 Samantha Teasdale

The man and legend that was Stan Lee

The man and legend that was Stan Lee

Marvel legend Stan Lee, the creator of much loved characters such as the X-Men, Spider-Man, Captain America and other characters in the Marvel universe, sadly passed away on  Monday, November 12 at the age of 95. Although this is a sad time, fans can take this opportunity to be grateful for the influence of his […]

 Jake Anderson

‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ Delayed By A Month In The UK

‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ Delayed By A Month In The UK

After Ant-Man’s absence from Avengers Infinity War, many fans are wondering just where he was during the events of the film. Very shortly, fans will see the return of Marvel’s Ant-Man and the introduction to the ‘Wasp’. In the sequel to the 2015 film, Ant-Man, directed by Peyton Reed, will be the 20th instalment to […]

 Jake Anderson

Review: Avengers Infinity War

Review: Avengers Infinity War

-SPOILER WARNING- ‘Avengers Infinity War’ was originally announced all the way back in October 2014 – Nearly 4 years ago – with Marvel and Disney building up to it since Marvel’s hit ‘Guardians of The Galaxy’. Infinity War promised fans an experience that would bring the Avengers, Guardians of the Galaxy and other characters like […]

 Tabitha Peverley

Superhero Day hits the North East!

Superhero Day hits the North East!

Today (May 5) is a very special day, it is a day to celebrate our favourite superheroes! With the superhero genre growing in popularity with help from popular movie franchises such as Marvel’s The Avengers, it feels like there is no getting away from the legendary characters. The North East, in particular, seems to have […]

 Paul Barclay

Family important in new trailer for Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2

There is a very strong family feel in the newly released trailer for the upcoming Marvel sequel, Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2. In amongst the new footage of action and comedy, there are more than a few instances of family being the main concept. Whether it be Peter “Star-Lord” Quill, played again by Chris […]

 Cameron Mitchell

Luke Cage (spoiler free) review – do Netflix and Marvel work together well?

Luke Cage (spoiler free) review – do Netflix and Marvel work together well?

Marvel’s Luke Cage is a Netflix original series that follows the story of, you guessed it, Luke Cage (comic book fans may know him as Power Man), played by Mike Colter.

The series takes place in Harlem, New York, where a troubled Luke Cage is starting his life over. The peace ends when local happenings draw him out from the crowd, making him feel like he has to take things into his own hands and restore peace to Harlem. The creator of the series, Cheo Hodari Coker, has […]