Like Unto a Thing of Iron – The Essential Power Man and Iron Fist Volume 1

   ...he summons his chi -- the essence of his spirit and strength, channeling its raw power down into his arm, into his hand until that hand becomes like unto a thing of iron!     A couple of months ago, I picked up Marvel's The Essential Power Man and Iron Fist - Volume 1.  I … Continue reading Like Unto a Thing of Iron – The Essential Power Man and Iron Fist Volume 1

The Super Hero Squad Show

I love the Super Hero Squad toys from Hasbro. The tiny little good guys and bad guys make nice desk decor. They're so popular that everyone from DC to Dark Horse has gotten into the act. So it came as no surprise that Marvel would spin these little moneymakers off into a cartoon series.  What … Continue reading The Super Hero Squad Show

The Immortal Iron Fist – the review

  Danny Rand aka Iron Fist debuted in Marvel Premiere #15 in 1976.  Back then he was Marvel's answer to the kung-ful craze of the 70s. Don't believe it?  Check out that costume and that disco collar. In the 30+ years of his existence, Iron Fist was a C level Marvel character at best.  His … Continue reading The Immortal Iron Fist – the review