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Disappointed fans petition following Joss Whedon’s ‘Justice League’


December 1, 2017

The news of “Justice League” flopping in theaters comes as no surprise after actually sitting down in theaters and watching it. Let’s face it, fans of DC should have seen this coming when it was announced Joss Whedon would b...

New ‘The Last of Us 2’ trailer teases complex female relationships


November 13, 2017

Naughty Dog’s “The Last of Us” took the world by storm after its release in 2013, and has received several awards, including the BAFTA Game Award for Best Game. It’s no surprise that fans went ballistic when a sequel to the o...

Justice League


April 3, 2017

A sentiment echoed from the new trailer for DC’s “Justice League” is that humans are entering a new Age of Heroes. In some ways, we have entered this new age. Comic books and superheroes have flooded into every corner of ...

CW’s new superhero series features dynamic hero-villain relationships

Dustin Gebel

October 21, 2016

Every year in television, there seems to be a popular genre niche. Some years it’s crime dramas, other years it’s sitcoms. The last two years, time travel has been a consistent theme in many new shows.The CW not only playe...

Newest superhero movie fails to rescue viewers from confusion

Dustin Gebel

April 8, 2016

Movies and television go through trends in topics. Some years it’s a leaning on the Young Adult genre, while others it’s zombies or vampires. This year, within the ever growing slate of superhero media, exists two differe...

“The Flash” comic adaptation hits Netflix, reveals complexities of father-son relationship

Dustin Gebel

March 28, 2016

People often say that we’re living in a golden age. Some say it’s a golden age of media in general. For others, it’s the golden age of television. For many, this is the golden age of comic book adaptations.The CW’s brea...

No more fire drills, we know the drill

Amanda Gonzalez

November 2, 2015

Chances are that at some point before attending St. Edward’s University, you’ve been through a fire drill — or maybe even 20.The sirens wail, the lights flash, a loud voice calmly directs you out of the building. You kno...

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