In the outlandish and fantastical world of the superhero comic, it should come as no surprise that little is off-limits, even a foray into gothic and literary horror.
Tag: Marvel Comics
The X-Rated Spider-Man Movies Of Axel Braun
The porn parodies of classic Marvel comics are at once overly ambitious and too stuck in adult movie traditions to fully work – but are nevertheless fun alternative versions of the web-slinging superhero.
We Don’t Need Another (Super) Hero
The case of the Phantom Patriot shows that Real Life Super Heroes are not something that we should be encouraging.
Free Gift Inside! The Highs And Lows Of The British Comic Book Giveaway
The weird and wonderful world of the comic book cover-mounted freebie.
A Comic Book Christmas Feast
A collection of festive funny books and seasonal superhero adventures.
Ring-Oh! Starr Vs Sex Toys
Ringo Starr’s fervent efforts to avoid being confused with a cock ring.
Starblazer – The Lost World Of Comic Book Science Fiction
The oddly old-fashioned and pulpy science fiction comic book series from the people who brought you Commando.
Is There Anything More Pointless Than A Right-On Monopoly?
The news that Monopoly is now consulting on social justice revamps of its Community Chest cards has been greeted by many with raised eyebrows, and no wonder.
Ephemeral Pleasures: Your Comic Book Collection Is Worthless
You are probably not going to retire on the proceeds of selling a comic book collection.
Go Ape! The Planet of the Apes Books And Comics Of The 1970s
From novelisations to Marvel Comics to Power Records, the publications that fed the relentless Ape Fever of the Seventies.
In Defence Of Fu Manchu
Sax Rohmer’s series of novels, and the films that they inspired, are the subject of much controversy. But we need to see them in context
Harmful Publications: The British Horror Comic Scare
The story of Britain’s first horror moral panic and the odd role that the Communist Party played in it.