Going Through The DCAU Part Fifty-One

Jimmy and Tom are near the end of Superman the Animated Series with the penultimate entry on the episodes “In Brightest Day…,” “Superman’s Pal,” and “A Fish Story”.

Slightly Misplaced Comic Book Heroes Case File #112: Brother Power The Geek

A manequin comes to life as some sort of idealized hippie.

Slightly Misplaced Comic Book Heroes Case Files #51: Danny Chase

Creating a credible kid sidekick isn’t an easy task.  The basic concept is always to give the younger readers a character they can personally identify with.  The problems there are … Read More

Slightly Misplaced Comic Book Heroes Case File #45: Faith

A common theme to many a Misplaced Hero is that many times there’s only a single creator who’s really enamored with the character.  Oh, other writers and artists may have … Read More

Slightly Misplaced Comic Book Heroes Case Files #30: Snapper Carr

Kid sidekicks are a thing for many heroes.  Usually they’re supposed to be someone for the young reader to identify with.  And while not every superhero has had a kid … Read More

Slightly Misplaced Comic Book Hero Case Files #12: Element Girl

There’s something off about a hero who is probably best known for being forgotten and then dying. That’s more or less what happened to Element Girl.