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Marvel Comics

C-Cubed Comic Book Review: “Venom Prequel Comic”

Hello, my friends.  Marvel has had a long and winding history when it came to adapting its comic book properties into films, be it in animated form or in live action, whether they be straight-to-home video or given a theatrical run.  Not only that, but various movie series centered on a particular group of characters have also come about throughout the vast history of the comic book/superhero film genre.  While the Marvel Cinematic Universe is the biggest and most successful media franchise of them all, other studios have tried their hands at adapting the Big Red M’s numerous properties.  One primary example is Sony, who acquired the Spider-Man film rights in 1999 and have had their ups-and-downs with the Web Head and his plethora of supporting players & opposing fiends.  For this article however, we’ll be focusing on a piece of tie-in material that’s dedicated to a vicious being who’s been a fan-favorite ever since his official debut in 1988.  With his solo sequel officially on the horizon (at the time of this review), let’s revisit his inaugural outing and check out a comic that’s connected with the film simply known as…

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Marvel Comics

C-Cubed’s X-Men Film Series Countdown!

Hello, my friends.  With 2020 at an end, it also marks the conclusion of a long-running superhero film series helmed by a historic studio that’s now a major imprint under the House of Mouse.  Because this flawed, yet fun string of movies was a part of my life growing up, I figure that I’d throw in a bonus article and pay tribute to this cinematic franchise that has a wonky continuity, but still means something special to me.  As such, I present to you a…

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Everyone, No One, Everywhere & Nowhere: A Darkman Comics Retrospective

Hello, my friends.  Over the years, the C-Cubed has seen its fair share of movie properties expanding itself into the world of comics.  From RoboCop, Die Hard and Bill & Ted to Shaun Of The Dead & Galaxy Quest, the realms of cinema has had a long-and-winding relationship within these four-walled panels.  Keeping with the spirit of celebrating the anniversaries of particular media franchises, it’s time that we delve into the past and unmask a certain batch of tie-in materials that won’t fall apart after only 99 minutes.  As such, I welcome you to a special article called…

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Marvel Comics

Cinematic X-Pectations (Part 2): “X2” Tie-In Comics

Hello, my friends!  “The New Mutants” are finally upon us, but there’s still time to tackle one last batch of four-paneled materials related to 20th Century Fox’s two-decade long superhero series.  As such, let us delve into the final entry of this two-part review series called…

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Marvel Comics

Cinematic X-Pectations (Part 1): “X-Men: The Movie” Tie-In Comics

Hello, my friends.  All of mutant-kind is about to reach the end of an entertainment era as we know it.  With “The New Mutants” set to cap off a long-running film series helmed by 20th Century Fox (known nowadays as the Disney-owned 20th Century Studios), let us celebrate this string of movies that had its fair share of high and low points.  As such, I intend on doing my part by looking back to the past and gandering at its supplementary material with a special series called…

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“Immaculate Panel Discussion”: A Look At NFL Comics

Hello, my friends!  2020 has arrived as we enter a brand new year and a whole new decade.  As such, we’ll also be venturing into unknown territory.  As we prepare to do so, let us look back at an unusual pairing of comics and sports to say the least.  As such, I welcome to a special article known as…

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Marvel Comics

“Party On, Dudes!”: A Bill & Ted Comics Retrospective, Part 2

Hello, my friends. Though our trip through these time circuits may take a heinous turn from “Excellent” to “Bogus”, there will still be a rockin’ good time at the end of this escapade.  As such, I welcome you back to a most joyful & informative time in this special known as…

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Marvel Comics

Giri’s Half-Dozen: A “Big Hero 6” Retrospective (Part 2)

Hello, my friends.  The power of six has already been planted, but it has some new fruit to bear.  As such, I welcome you to the next chapter of our quirky saga known as…

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Marvel Comics

Giri’s Half-Dozen: A “Big Hero 6” Retrospective (Part 1)

Hello, my friends.  Superhero teams are a good way to find synergy within a group of crime-fighting protectors, but it’s time that I bring in one that has a bit of a Japanese twist.  In honor of this particularly gallant gathering celebrating its 20th Anniversary and the fact that its own movie already has a season of animated TV delight under its belt, I think it’s the perfect time to commemorate the occasion as I proudly present…

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Marvel Comics

Marvel Anime (Part 6): Avengers Confidential: Black Widow & Punisher

Hello, my friends.  There must come a time when even a “Rising Sun” must ultimately set.  As such, I welcome you to the final installment of a review series simply known as…