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We Want Comics: The Marvel Cinematic Universe

By | Apr 17, 2018 | Columns

Marvel Studios’s Avengers: Infinity War will be with us very soon, and a young adult novel by Barry Lyga starring the film’s villain, Thanos — Titan Consumed, has been announced for publication in November. Despite an apparent correction stating otherwise, the official synopsis shows it is clearly based on the movie version of the character. […]

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We Want Comics: Get Out

By | Mar 14, 2018 | Columns

Jordan Peele’s directorial debut Get Out was a rarity: an Academy Award-winning horror film that appealed to non-horror fans and which drew attention to hidden, less belligerent (but still insidious) kinds of racism in the United States. OK, you may wonder, but why does it need to become a comic book? Well, We Want Comics […]

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We Want Comics: Horizon Zero Dawn

By | Feb 28, 2018 | Columns

This month We Want Comics are marking the first anniversary of Guerrilla Games’s gorgeous PlayStation 4 game, Horizon Zero Dawn, with a deep dive into its post-apocalyptic universe. Horizon Zero Dawn, for those who haven’t played it or seen any footage, tells the story of Aloy, a scout for the Nora tribe who spends her […]

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We Want Comics: The Lord of the Rings

By | Dec 26, 2017 | Columns

[Header image by John Howe] 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. It’s Christmas, and as everyone who’s read the timeline for The Lord of the Rings knows, that’s when the Fellowship of the Ring […]

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We Want Comics: Blade Runner 2049

By | Nov 14, 2017 | Columns

Welcome to We Want Comics, a new column exploring intellectual properties, whether they’re movies, TV shows, novels or video games, that we want adapted into comic books. This month we consider comic books based on Blade Runner 2049. Before we continue, a strong warning that there will be spoilers after the jump. Blade Runner 2049 […]

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