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Accuracy • Independence • Integrity

December 11, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Review: DC offers a gritty look at the Clown Prince of Crime

By | Oct 22, 2019

In 2008, Christopher Nolan’s “The Dark Knight” changed the comic book movie genre forever.

Review: “Hellboy” remake can not save itself from damnation

By | Apr 22, 2019

Neil Marshall’s “Hellboy” (2019) has the aesthetic sensibility of a Hot Topic: It’s cheap, insincere and reminds you of other places you’d rather be and other films you’d rather see.

Review: Silly sequences squander sequel’s suspense

By | Sep 26, 2017

Jeff Bridges, Channing Tatum and Halle Berry play Statesmen. Despite the A-list cast, the characters are one of the weakest parts of the film.

Superheroes take center stage at Marvel authors’ discussion

By | Mar 27, 2017

On March 25, Marvel Comics author Roger Stern and previous Marvel Editor-in-Chief Jim Shooter visited Ithaca College for the 42nd annual Ithacon.

Ithacans assemble: Comic fans unite on campus for Ithacon 42

By | Mar 22, 2017

Bill Turner, the founder of Ithacon, said his vision of the convention has always been for it to be accessible and to serve the fans.

Deja View: ‘Logan’ and the problems with superhero movies

By | Mar 8, 2017

In this week’s episode of Deja View, Assistant Life & Culture Editor Jake Leary sits down with Contributing Writer Colin Tessier to discuss his review of “Logan.” Then, Jake and Colin discuss what they want to see more of in the upcoming superhero blockbusters.

Ithacon speaker discusses female comic tropes

By | Apr 9, 2014

Kristiina Korpus ’13 gave a talk on April 5 at Ithacon discussing sexism in Japanese anime. Staff Writer Tylor Colby sat down with Korpus to further discuss her thoughts regarding female representation in comic books.

Review: DC Comics expands to other countries with Batwing

By | Sep 27, 2012

DC Comics rebooted Batwing’s story as part of the New 52 initiative.

Review: DC Comics relaunches ‘Green Lantern’ comic book

By | Sep 18, 2012

DC Comics rebooted their “Green Lantern” comic book through its “New 52” campaign.