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Brian Michael Bendis's List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion.Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman and[...]

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Josh Talks 'Thunderbolts', Part 1: In The Beginning

And what better place to start than the beginning, when the Thunderbolts were created by industry veterans, Kurt Busiek and Mark Bagley.First appearing in Incredible Hulk #449, the Thunderbolts were a mysterious new team of heroes appearing in the shadow of the apparent deaths of the Avengers and the Fantastic Four at the hands of[...]

From Strip To Script – Onslaught: Marvel Universe

By Josh HechingerWelcome to From Strip to Script, where I take a page of finished comic art and try to derive a script from it, to see what I can learn from the exercise.I have surprisingly fond memories of Onslaught.For those of you do don't remember your line-wide crossover events from...oh good god, really?...1996?...ahem...anyway, it[...]

First Look At The Screenplay For Suicide Squad – How Close Is It To The Comic?

The badder guys, I mean.Well, we have the superteam, Onslaught.And a number of characters from that evolving superteam make it into the film version, Rustram, Ravan, Manticore and Djinn.Though they go with the latter's Digital Djinn version.However Jaculi isn't a member of Onslaught, he'll turn up later So, who else? Well, we[...]