STRANGE TALES AND THE COMICS CODE

Hello! Today I have a loooong essay for you, my Children’s Lit essay (that I submitted for my English/Creative Writing BA) all about Strange Tales, Marvel and the Comics Code! It received a mark of 76 (a 70 is a First, for those of you outside of the UK) and below you can read it…

OVERWATCH’S SHIMADA BROTHERS AND JAPANESE MYTHOLOGY

Yes, this is another Overwatch mini essay. Why? Because I have a problem, that’s why! The Dragons animated short (which you can view above) was just released, featuring Hanzo (bae) and Genji Shimada, Overwatch‘s Japanese brothers who have a long and troubled past together. I wanted to write up a quick little thing about some…

OVERWATCH AND THE POST 9/11 SUPERHERO NARRATIVE

If you’ve been living under a rock, Overwatch is a new FPS game by Blizzard Entertainment, set to release on May 24. It recently concluded its open beta, and you can read some of my thoughts on the beta by clicking here. Whilst playing the beta, and reading/watching some of the game’s tie-in media (all of…