Why The Marvel Cinematic Universe Is A Massive Success

Superhero stories as we know them are fairly new considering that they came to popularity  in the early half of the 20th century. They came about during a time of great trouble in the US, which included the Great Depression and the beginnings of the second World War. Many people were looking for escapist entertainment … Continue reading Why The Marvel Cinematic Universe Is A Massive Success

REVIEW: ‘Captain Marvel’

The Marvel Cinematic Universe is entering its Eleventh year as a forced to be reckoned with in the World of superhero cinema with countless entries under their belt and the popularization of previously underappreciated Marvel heroes. The series established the interconnected universe concept and they have been successful at doing so ever since. 2019’s first … Continue reading REVIEW: ‘Captain Marvel’

New Podcast Series “Will Return”

"We're in the endgame now" "Will Return" is a new podcast series from your friendly neighborhood D.A. Phoenix. I sit down with good friends to get into the psychology of the Marvel Cinematic Universe! This mini-series is an in depth celebration of film, comic books, and creativity, all leading up to the release of Avengers: … Continue reading New Podcast Series “Will Return”

‘EXCELSIOR! A Celebration of the Amazing, Fantastic, Incredible & Uncanny Life of Stan Lee’

Hollywood, Calif. – January 9, 2019 – Kevin Smith, Legion M and Agents of Mayhem in partnership with Stan Lee’s POW! Entertainment today announced “Excelsior! A Celebration of the Amazing, Fantastic, Incredible & Uncanny Life of Stan Lee,” a tribute event for Stan’s friends and fans to memorialize one of the greatest storytellers of all-time, and benefit one … Continue reading ‘EXCELSIOR! A Celebration of the Amazing, Fantastic, Incredible & Uncanny Life of Stan Lee’

2018’s Biggest Geek Films

2018 was another brilliantly chaotic and fascinating year not only in the perspective of the World itself, but in terms of film, art, and content for Up Your Geek. I had the incredible opportunity to join the Up Your Geek family to bring my own perspective onto this lovely website and to contribute during some … Continue reading 2018’s Biggest Geek Films

One Last Christmas Present

In typical phoenix fashion, I come back with something beautiful. One last gift from NYCC 2018, well more like THREE. You think I would go to one of the biggest cons in the country and NOT take tons of cosplay pictures?! Also, you're getting TWO full panels. The Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo panel IN … Continue reading One Last Christmas Present

Remembering Stan Lee

Greetings, True Believers! On November 12th, 2018 the World lost a true cultural icon in Stanley Martin Lieber or better known simply as Stan Lee who was 95 years old. “The Man” held many hats and titles through his life and his impact is felt greatly especially in the boom of the superhero movie genre. … Continue reading Remembering Stan Lee