Joe Mortimer

To beat the heat of the South Mississippi summers, Joe Mortimer grew up staying inside and reading comic books. Fast-forward to now, having achieved his life goals of A.) Moving out of his parents’ house, and B.) Getting a girlfriend, he’s glowing with the confidence of a thousand exploding suns!! Oh, and writing about the comic books he’s still way too into for an adult.

Author’s recent posts:

How Stan Lee Revolutionized Pop Culture Through Comic Books

The Marvel mascot made 'true believers' out of many in creating iconic characters. May he rest in peace.

5 Epic Comic Book Bromances You Need To Know About

Let’s face it: A foundational aspect of comic books is a budding, blossoming bromance. From the X-Men to the Avengers to the Justice League and beyond, every superhero team boasts at least a few.

What Will Comic Books Look Like In 2018?

Brian Michael Bendis began his career at Marvel in 2000 as one of the chief architects of the Ultimate line of comics they were producing at the time. All that is changing though. How will that effect the way your comics look?

2017’s Best Comic Books From Each Major Publisher

Scandals and natural disasters aside, 2017 was pretty sweet, especially in the world of comics.

Want More ‘Star Wars’? Here Are 5 Of The Best Comics

As a lifelong Star Wars fan I can assure you of one thing, the films will always leave you wanting more. The Last Jedi will be no exception.

What You Should Read Before Seeing ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’

So you’re pumped for The Last Jedi, but not quite sure if you're totally is ready. You kind of remember the characters and backstories, but not all of it?

7 Obscure Thor Facts You Should Know Before Seeing ‘Ragnarok’

With so many years that have passed and so many stories told, there are some Thor facts that just aren’t as popular or popularized as others.

Ragnarok Preview: The 6 Times Thor’s Hammer Has Been Destroyed

Thanks to a sky-high Rotten Tomatoes score and an extremely enticing trailer, the anticipation for...

Marvel’s ‘Inhumans’ Proves Why We Can’t Have Nice Things

Marvel’s 'The Inhumans' opened in IMAX theaters to unfavorable reviews, and now, after its TV premiere, the rest of us can see why.

Details On The Surprising Kinky Story Of Wonder Woman’s Creator

Dr. William Moulton Marston's most famous creations are the blood pressure components in the modern lie detector (polygraph), and Wonder Woman.