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Five Literary Devices We Love To See In Comics

Literary devices are the tools that help themes and plots transcend the page and ingrain themselves into our minds. They serve to prove a point in ways that make our imaginations excited and our minds eager for more. Here are…

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5 things you probably knew about Doomsday

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5 things you probably knew about Venom

#1 The original idea for the Venom costume was created by a comic book fan who Marvel purchased the idea from. The costume was then designed more upon by Mike Zeck and was first introduced in Secret Wars #8. The…

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5 things you probably knew about Lex Luthor

#1 Lex Luthor, like many comic book characters, has had many changes in his origins. He was originally introduced in Action Comics #23 and was created by Jerry Seigel and Joe Shuster. At first he was simply introduced as an…

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5 things you probably knew about the Green Lanterns

1) The first Green Lantern appeared in All American Comics #16 and was created by Martin Nodell. His name was Alan Scott and he was a railroad engineer who came across a lantern with magical properties. He fashioned a ring…

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5 things you probably knew about Shazam

Five things you probably knew about Shazam 1) Originally created by Bill Parker and C.C. Beck, Captain Marvel was owned by Fawcett Comics. The comic sold extremely well and even outsold Superman’s comics. DC Comics eventually purchased the rights to…

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5 things you probably knew about Green Arrow

1) Oliver Queen was a spoiled rich kid who grew up to be an arrogant playboy. On a boat trip one of the attendants pushed Oliver off the boat. Luckily, Queen managed to get to an island where he hunted…

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5 things you probably knew about Storm

Ororo Munroe was born in Manhattan but grew up in Cairo, Egypt. She is the daughter of a Kenyan princess and a photojournalist. Unfortunately, Ororo’s parents died when a plane crash landed into their home, orphaning Ororo and leaving her…

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5 things you probably knew about Dr. Strange

Stephan Strange was a rich and famous neurosurgeon who cared more about his wallet than his patients. He credited his hands for his work- they never shook from anxiety. However, after a car accident his nerves suffered greatly and he…

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5 things you probably knew about She-Hulk

There are many women who share the title of She-Hulk, in this article we will concentrate on Bruce Banners cousin, Jennifer Walters. From Marvel.com Jennifer Walters became the She-Hulk due to a blood transfusion from Bruce Banner. She is trained…

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