Ultimate Superhero Showdown 2016

If you turn on your television on any given the day of the week you’re sure to find a television show that is based on a comic book and its characters. This increase comic book based shows have reached a new height not seen in live action television before. These shows come in many different forms: amazing ones, good ones, campy ones, ones that follow … Continue reading Ultimate Superhero Showdown 2016

Superhero Showdown #6

Feb 22 – 26  Whether it’s by way of a slip of a tongue or a forceful extraction, the majority of secrets always have a way of revealing themselves. They are insidious little things, burrowing into every little crevice of one’s life, just patiently waiting. When those secrets turn into lies as well, the consequences from the reveal can be quite brutal (just ask Oliver … Continue reading Superhero Showdown #6

Superhero Showdown #5

Feb 15 to 19  In all the frightening tales we hear as children, we are told that the monsters, the cruellest, deadliest, most terrifying monsters are the ones that hide in the darkness, lurk in the shadows, and stomp, stomp, stomp through the night. But as adults we know better, sometimes the scariest, most terrifying, and dangerous monsters are the ones that lurk just beneath … Continue reading Superhero Showdown #5

Superhero Showdown #4

Feb 8 – 12 Families, made of blood or created through love and friendship, are complicated. Throw in a dash of heroism, secrets, and villains into the mix and you’ve got the potential for dirty bomb size explosion. Boom. Boom. (Seriously though, if I were a superhero therapist I would be making banks off all the family issues these people have. I may also throw … Continue reading Superhero Showdown #4

Superhero Showdown #3

Feb 1 – 5  Looks can definitely be deceiving in the world of superheroes, especially in this week’s superhero-ridden lance of television. You know the rules: 5 shows, 3 rounds, and only 1 victor. Let’s get started. Round 1:  They may be Legends (not really) but that means squat in the ring and Legends of Tomorrow are the first to get KO this week. (Yet … Continue reading Superhero Showdown #3

Superhero Showdown #2

Jan 25 – 29  Another week and another strode down the superhero-ridden lane of television we go. At least Superman didn’t manoeuvre his way in again this week. You know the rules: 5 shows, 3 rounds, and only 1 victor. Let’s get started. Round 1: Flying out of the ring first this week is Legends of Tomorrow. The band of not-so-legendary Legends took a trip … Continue reading Superhero Showdown #2