MCU ‘Infinity Saga’ Films Ranked (UPDATED)

Marvel Studios has officially titled the first three phases of the Marvel Cinematic Universe as the ‘Infinity Saga.’ Spanning eleven years and over twenty movies, this film franchise defied the odds. Naysayers and Hollywood elitists said it would not get this far and yet it did. While some have been good, some have been bad,…

Top 10 Avengers Team Incarnations

The Avengers have been assembling to fight crime, take on galactic overlords, battle time-displaced tyrants, defeat mutant terrorists, and stop other villains since 1963 when the team was brought together by Marvel Comics legends Stan Lee and Jack Kirby. Through the years, they have shifted membership quite substantially with some becoming unrecognizable, but they have…

ICYMI: StudioJake On ‘You Got It’ Podcast!

My friend and fellow commentator Kelly Campagna interviewed me on her new podcast You Got It. We discussed Captain Marvel, female characters in television and film, the censorship of Unplanned, and the 80th anniversary of Batman. Check out the episode below: The official episode synopsis: Author Jacob Airey joins me to discuss Twitter censorship, social…

Movie Review- Captain Marvel

Written and directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, Captain Marvel debuts as a standalone film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, set years before the events of the first Iron Man film. Because of the main star’s grandstanding, I honestly went into this film with low expectations but found myself pleasantly surprised. Do not worry, there…

10 Films I’m Looking Forward To In 2019

2018 was a good year for movies. After the desert that was 2016 and 2017, we got a little bit of break this past year. With 2019 looming, it stands to wonder what films are going to go the distance for the upcoming year. Here is my list of 10 Films I’m Looking Forward To In…

Comic Book Review- Avengers Issue 9

Jason Aaron and David Marquez continues with the current Avengers series from Marvel Comics. With issue 9, Namor the Sub-Mariner unleashes an attack on the surface world, forcing the Earth’s Mightiest Heroes into action to stop him. Just a reminder, the line-up includes Black Panther, Captain Marvel, Iron Man, Captain America, She-Hulk, Dr. Strange, and…

Top 10 Captain Marvel Costumes

  Carol Danvers was created by writer Roy Thomas and artist Gene Colan for Marvel Comics. She made her first appearance in March 1968 in the pages of Marvel Super-Heroes #13. She has gone through several iterations including an Air Force pilot, Warbird, Binary, Ms. Marvel, and Captain Marvel. Of course, Danvers is not the only person…

Characters That Could Defeat The Man of Steel

Superman fans consistently claim that because the Man of Steel was the first comic book hero, he could not possibly be defeated. Well, I hate to break it to the fans, but that is not true. The Shadow, Doc Savage, and The Avenger all precede Superman. I can hear the fans scream, “Oh, but those…