Comics, Commentary, Film, Marvel, Netflix, Television

Sweet Christmas! Marvel launches “Luke Cage” trailer!

9 Aug , 2016  

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The trailer for “Luke Cage” has dropped like an atom bomb. That’s barely an exaggeration. It looks amazing!

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Commentary, Film, Marvel

Throwback Thursday: Avengers: Age of Ultron

21 Jul , 2016  

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Now, I know what you’re thinking.  Does “Avengers: Age of Ultron” actually qualify for a Throwback Thursday post?  It’s practically brand new!  It wouldn’t take a great deal of effort to throw something back to a year ago. Bear with me. In “Captain America: The First Avenger,” when Steve Rogers is being unknowingly interviewed for participation […]

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Commentary, DC Comics, Marvel

This Doesn’t Work Both Ways (Part 1)

18 Jul , 2016  

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It’s time for a paradigm shift. My partner and I started One Geek World with only a vague idea: We wanted an outlet to talk about all of the things that we love, from movies to television to toys to comic books. But especially comic books. Comic books, to us, were the root of it […]

Commentary, DC Comics, Television

This Ain’t Your Daddy’s “Preacher.” And Yet…

10 Jun , 2016  

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The entire staff of OGW is made up of massive fans of Ennis and Dillon’s existentialist epic, “Preacher.” The announcement trailer for the AMC show based on the graphic novel rendered half of the staff incapable of properly performing their duties. Anticipation was high, as were hopes.

Commentary, Marvel

Captain America #1: Everybody Just Breathe

1 Jun , 2016  

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It might be considered absurd to suggest that a mere comic book could, in the course of a single issue, create so much as a hiccup in the public radar. Count on Captain America to do just that.

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