Nostrodumbass

2016 sucked. Apropos of nothing, here are my predictions for 2017. Misty Knight will be the new Captain America. By July, DC will be making noises about rebooting one of their major characters yet again. Bruce Banner will come back from the dead…again. Thanos will continue to be overused. Amadeus Cho will continue to be a tool. Moon Knight will continue to be brilliant…and then be cancelled. Doctor Strange will be cancelled by October. Kamala Khan will experience violent prejudice first hand.  My money says her brother gets attacked or…

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SDCC Special: Welcome to the Trailer Park

As is usual during San Diego Comic Con, every studio and their grandmothers puts out trailers for movies and television shows. This year is no exception. And there are about a million of them. Or two. I’m not sure. But there’s a lot. But I thought it’d be nice – and maybe the start of an annual tradition – to showcase some of these trailers and give my impressions of what we should expect to see in the coming twelve months or so. To start, I’m going to admit that this…

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Marvel Teases Doctor Strange.

Last night, around midnight, instead of being in bed with my petite nymphomaniac of a wife, I was up doing something incredibly nerdy.  This thing I was busy working on was so mindbogglingly geeky, I’m not even going to tell you, gentle reader, what it was… Alright, I admit it, I was creating a spreadsheet of the 46 types of wood used to make wands in the Harry Potter Universe.  I was converting them over to the Hero Game System (5th Edition).       Anyway, in the middle of…

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