Spectrum #2 is a superhero comic about coming out that is quite reminiscent of X-men comics–from the sudden development of superpowers to enrollment in an institution to help them learn about who they are and what they can do.
Patty Jenkins’s Wonder Woman (2017) was a breathe of fresh air for Warner Brothers’s struggling DC Comics film universe. The film took the hype from the character’s introduction in Batman v. Superman (2016), really the best part of that movie, and flawlessly built on it in the standalone film.
2016’s Suicide Squad was one of the worst modern superhero films I’ve ever seen. So why am I excited for 2021’s The Suicide Squad? Because it’s directed by James Gunn, the man responsible for one of my favorite Marvel movies: Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)!
The Trial of the Wizard King is a book with incredible worldbuilding, characters with complex and relatable with real-world anxieties and struggles, and various religions and histories that make you want to know more. A slow burn to start, but once it gets going this book is very hard to put down.