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We Want Comics: The DC/Marvel Media We Miss

By | Apr 9, 2021 | Columns

Back in February, DC Comics announced that they would returning to the worlds of Richard Donner’s Superman, and Tim Burton’s Batman, in digital-first series this summer. We subsequently asked which other superhero film/TV franchises should be revisited in comics, and surprisingly, the winner was the ’50s George Reeves TV show Adventures of Superman. You can […]

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We Want Comics: Adventures of Superman

By | Mar 16, 2021 | Columns

Last month, we asked our readers which comics TV series deserved its dedicated spin-off, like the upcoming “Batman ’89” and “Superman ’78” series at DC. The winner was Adventures of Superman, a show we are well familiar with at Multiversity, but a surprising winner nonetheless. We promised a We Want Comics on the winner, and […]

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We Want Comics: The Muppet Show

By | Mar 9, 2021 | Columns

Welcome back to We Want Comics, a column exploring intellectual properties, whether they’re movies, TV shows, novels or video games, that we want adapted into comic books. Three weeks ago, Disney+ dropped all five seasons of The Muppet Show on the streaming service.  Airing from 1976 to 1981, the show breathed something different into the […]

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We Want Comics: February 2021

By | Feb 16, 2021 | Columns

Welcome back to We Want Comics, our column exploring the world of licensed comics. This month, Chris ponders the possibilities for several animated series and films he’s been enjoying in lockdown, and some more random films that’s been on his mind lately. This is We Want Comics for February 2021. Soul Amazingly, Pixar’s Soul was […]

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We Want Comics: Mass Effect’s Future Past

By | Feb 3, 2021 | Columns

With yesterday’s announcement of the new Mass Effect: Legendary Edition debuting on May 14, 2021, please enjoy this look back at the (additional) comic possibilities from the franchise from 2018.   Happy N7 Day, and welcome to a special edition of We Want Comics – the column speculating about all our favorite intellectual property licenses – […]

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We Want Comics: The Eurovision Song Contest

By | Jan 1, 2021 | Columns

Before we bid 2020 a final farewell, we share some of our favorite writing from the past year.  We wish all of you a happy and healthy New Year, with the hope for brighter days in 2021.   Welcome back to We Want Comics, a column exploring intellectual properties, whether they’re movies, TV shows, novels or […]

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We Want Comics: The Mandalorian

By | Dec 15, 2020 | Columns

[Featured image by Dan Hipp] Despite the fact that the show has been an incredible hit for a year now, we still have not seen Lucasfilm/Marvel bring The Mandalorian to comics yet. Although there have been announcements of ‘Mandalorian-inspired’ comics from both IDW and Marvel, no actual series have been announced yet. With the news […]

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We Want Comics: Dark

By | Dec 8, 2020 | Columns

Welcome back to We Want Comics, a column exploring intellectual properties, whether they’re movies, TV shows, novels or video games, that we want adapted into comic books. Today, we’re looking at the masterful German Netflix series Dark (2017 – 2020), after spending half the year examining all 26 episodes. Dark is near-perfect television, a torturously […]

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We Want Comics: Hammer’s Dracula

By | Oct 27, 2020 | Columns

Welcome back to We Want Comics, a column exploring intellectual properties, whether they’re movies, TV shows, novels or video games, that we want adapted into comic books. This month, we are getting into the Halloween spirit with a look at the great British film studio Hammer Films. The Hammer horror films of the late 50s […]

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We Want Comics: Timeless

By | Oct 7, 2020 | Columns

Welcome back to We Want Comics, a column exploring intellectual properties, whether they’re movies, TV shows, novels or video games, that we want adapted into comic books. My boyfriend and I have been using our quarantine time catching up on shows that we either missed or never finished watching when they initially aired.  One of […]

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We Want Comics: Breaking Bad

By | Sep 16, 2020 | Columns

[Banner art by Andrea Sorrentino, interior art by Francesco Francavilla] Since it began in 2008, Breaking Bad has been a shot in the arm for long form television, quickly becoming one of the most consistently amazing shows in television history. Since then it’s morphed into the spin-off series Better Call Saul and the semi-sequel film […]

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We Want Comics: Star Trek

By | Aug 11, 2020 | Columns

Welcome back to We Want Comics, a column exploring intellectual properties, whether they’re movies, TV shows, novels or video games, that we want adapted into comic books. This month, we’re finally going (one brief instance aside) where we’ve never been before, to mark the arrival of Star Trek: Lower Decks, which is only the second […]

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