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The tantalizing announcement that the Man of  Steel sequel would also introduce Batman to a Superman movie allowed comic book fans to rejoice these last few weeks. However, there have been surprisingly few stories in which the team-up actually worked. This is astounding considering the comic World’s Finest was practically dedicated to the notion. The…

A common theme with superhero movies these days is the creators trying to make the hero more grounded in reality. Instead of Spider-man teaming up with a phychic spider-lady, he fights Willem Dafoe in a robot power-suit which is way more realistic. Likewise, the Batman movies released recently have taken the emphasis away from Batman fighting…

If you weren’t already aware, Superman and indeed all Kryptonian’s powers are derived from the energy they are able absorb and catalyst from yellow suns, like ours. It’s why Superman is capable of the awesome feats his comics and movies show. However, in one comic Superman, after watching Lois Lane, his parents and everyone he’d…

A superhero’s outfit is their calling card, make them recognizable or cool enough so kids around the world will beg to look like them for Halloween so hard, you’ll need to buy two or more costumes, just to be sure. But here’s the thing. A lot of the more famous superheroes out there have two or more…

It may have been conscious or subconscious. It may have just ended up developing that way. However, there are abundant similarities between the fictional character of Bruce Wayne and the very real President of the United States Theodore “Teddy” Roosevelt. Some of them may have been intentional upon Batman’s creation, but others seemingly developed on…