A comic book fan’s take on Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

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Regardless of whether you think the medium has evolved and aged with its readership or simply remains patronized by adults who seemingly refuse to grow up, the impact of comic books on pop culture is undeniable. Hollywood certainly thinks so, which is why the superhero movie genre has gone from being a refreshing novelty to a full-blown, yearly spectacle. It […]

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4 reasons why geek elitism needs to die

Contrary to appearances, being a “serious” geek entails a lot of hard work, financial investment, and dedication. I mean, do you have any idea how challenging it is to master the art of painting vinyl figures to look like your favorite characters? Or how many issues you need to read just to keep up with the entire history of any comic book superhero […]

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Five Geeky Things I’m Looking Forward to in 2016

If you’re reading this, congratulations! You made it through another year of highly anticipated Hollywood blockbuster sequels, gadgets to blow your money on, depressing politics, and idiotic expressions. Of course, while you may not consider your continued existence on the planet to be anything even remotely close to a major life achievement, you can at least take comfort in the fact that (a) […]

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Ten DC Comics Super Hero Outfits You Can Totally Whip Up At Home

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Admit it: Dressing up as your favorite fictional character was part of your bucket list at some point. Most likely, it was part of your bucket list even BEFORE you knew what a bucket list was. Come on, who didn’t tie a small blanket (or bimpo) around their neck as a child, pretending to be impervious to bullets, bombs, and their […]

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5 Comic Book Villains Too Disturbing for Movies

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In the colorful world of comic book adventures, you’re only really as good as your villains, and superhero movies are no exception. Case in point: Spider-Man tangled with the Green Goblin, Doc Ock, Sandman, Venom, the Lizard, and Electro, Batman had to butt heads with the likes of the Joker, Catwoman, Two-Face, Scarecrow, Bane, and Ra’s al-Ghul, and Superman’s enemies include Lex […]

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LEGENDS & VILLAINS 2: Comic book favorites brought to life by Pinoy artists

After six years, here’s another chance for you to see your favorite comic book superheroes and super-villains in a colorful, creative, and distinctly Pinoy light. In culmination of Ricco Renzo Gallery‘s 10th anniversary celebration, the art haven has partnered up with SM Supermalls and pop culture site Flipgeeks.com to present an all-new assortment of finely crafted works of art depicting the world’s […]

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