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History of: Batman

It’s apt – if heartbreaking – that the real-world origins of the world’s greatest detective were shrouded in secrecy for decades.

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Liam Padmore

Superhero Breakdown: Wolverine

Marvel’s Wolverine might be the best at what he does, but what he does isn’t very pretty.

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Superhero Breakdown: Vision

The android known as Vision has a more interesting history than you might suppose, and could very well have a stranger future than you may imagine.

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Superhero Breakdown: Scarlet Witch

Depending on the writer, Marvel’s Scarlet Witch’s powers can range from ‘being able to shoot bad luck curses out of her hands’ to ‘being able to rewrite the entire universe’.

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History of – Batman: Knightfall

Serving as a partial inspiration for the third film in the Dark Knight live-action film series, it’s surprising this classic Batman storyline isn’t discussed – or adapted – more.

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History Of: Wonder Woman

Male creators don’t often create authentic female characters. Here’s one occasion where they didn’t just do well – they knocked it out of the park.

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Among Us Guide for Non-Gamers

Want to play Among Us with your kids (or buddies) but you don’t know the first thing about modern gaming? Relax, we’ve got you covered!

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History of: Harley Quinn

She was once Joker’s sidekick and romantic partner, but now she’s a feminist icon.

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History of: Black Adam

Join us as we explore the in-universe and real-world origins of Captain Marvel’s Archenemy, Black Adam.

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Fallout 76: The Tragic Tale of Harpers Ferry

The Harpers Ferry Armory began construction in 1799 at the command of the then-president and alleged attacker of innocent cherry trees, George Washington

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