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Reboots and Adaptations ruin the original

Reboots and Adaptations ruin the original

Christian Richardson, Writer 2015-2017

May 16, 2017

In the recent years, there has been the return of favorite characters in the form of reboots. Several of these reboots have been Teen Titans Go! (Tv show, 2013), Robocop (Movie, 2014), Fantastic Four (Movie, 2014), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Movie, 2014), Terminator: Genisys (Movie, 2015), The Powerpuff Gir...

R-Ratings Help Audiences Understand Characters More Deeply

Credits to Reddit

Christian Richardson, Writer 2015-2017

March 31, 2017

Ever since superheroes made their way to the big screen, most of them have been restrained to being rated PG-13. But with movies like Blade, Watchmen, Deadpool and most recently Logan, some movies have moved up to an R rating. With the success of Deadpool in 2016, people have begun to see that givin...

DC and Marvel Work to Represent Diversity, Slowly But Surely

Nova, a Latino character, is helping add diversity to the comic book universe.

Christian Richardson, Writer 2015-2017

March 17, 2017

Ever since I started reading comics as a kid, I've always been amazed by characters like Batman and Spider-Man along with their incredible adventures. But as the years went by I began to notice the lack of diversity between superheroes. In general, heroes in DC comics are white with little to no div...

Good vs Evil: The Star Wars Legacy

Good vs Evil: The Star Wars Legacy

Christian Richardson, Writer 2015-2017

January 30, 2017

The original release of the first Star Wars movie in the original trilogy in 1977 introduced us to characters like Darth Vader, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Han Solo, Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia, who have became a staple in the sci-fi genre. The Star Wars franchise may be well known for its characters, but it’s...

DC Universe Expands Into CW Network

DC Universe Expands Into CW Network

Christian Richardson, Writer 2015-2017

December 7, 2016

The DC Universe has depicted many genres over the years through comics, movies, and cartoons. Now, the DC Universe has adapted its characters into live-action television series on the CW network. On October 10, 2012, an action crime series known as Arrow premiered on the CW. The series follows the ch...

Doctor Strange and Ghost Rider Join the Marvel Universe

Doctor Strange and Ghost Rider Join the Marvel Universe

Christian Richardson, Writer 2015-2017

November 2, 2016

On November 4, the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) is getting a new player in their ranks: Doctor Strange, played by actor Benedict Cumberbatch, better known as Sherlock Holmes in the crime drama "Sherlock". Ever since the confirmation of Doctor Strange getting his own movie was announced, excitement...

Not All Superheroes Wear Capes

Not All Superheroes Wear Capes

Christian Richardson, Writer 2015-2017

June 16, 2015

When people hear the word “hero,” they think of people like Superman or Batman. Many people picture a hero as someone who has extraordinary abilities and wears a bright and colorful costume. The dictionary definition of a superhero is “a figure of divine descent, endowed with great strength ...

Five Nights at Freddy’s: It’s Not Over Yet?

Five Nights at Freddy's: It's Not Over Yet?

Christian Richardson, Writer 2015-2017

May 20, 2015

In the 3rd installment of the Five Nights at Freddy’s series, the game skips 30 years into the future, where the original Freddy Fazebear’s Pizzeria has been closed down. The player resumes his or her role as a security guard working the night shift. This time, instead of working at the pizzeria,...

Anime Club Members Embrace New Culture

In the Anime Club, members have the chance to explore different cultures

Christian Richardson, Writer 2015-2017

March 16, 2015

After the intense battle of the popular horror computer game, “Five Nights at Freddy’s,” which lasted multiple hours, Wilde Lake’s Anime Club concluded the tournament with no winner. But it’s not about winning for members of this unique club. The Anime Club, which has been a staple club...

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