‘Colossal, cataclysmic and preposterous’
Can you have too much of a good thing? Yesterday, Avengers: Infinity War opened in cinemas around the world. It is Marvel’s 19th superhero movie,...
Time Lord at 50: ‘a triumph for brains and hope’
Doctor Who’s chaotic Time Lord has been saving humanity from cruelty and despotism for 50 years. Does his mixture of brains and benevolence make him the ultimate superhero?
Hobbits, Superman and Godzilla at 2012 Comic-Con
More than 130,000 fans gathered over the weekend for the biggest celebration of US comic book culture in the world. Superheroes and villains are modern icons – and big business too.