Author Archive for Robert Eddleman

As one of the co-founders of Panels on Pages, Robert Eddleman will happily read any comic that catches his interest, regardless of publisher. Aside from comics and PoP!, his other passions include worshipping Joss Whedon, getting lost in TV Tropes, and watching muscled men hit each other with folding chairs.

Riddle Me This! A Theory Regarding Secret Wars

Riddle Me This! A Theory Regarding Secret Wars

There’s something familiar about Battleworld’s giant wall, the Shield. Something a little grim…

Holy Crap! Remember... The Tick?

Holy Crap! Remember… The Tick?

It’s time for a look back at the short-lived live action sitcom about what superheroes do during their downtime. Evil men, you face the Tick.

Riddle Me This! Who's Your Daddy, Star-Lord?

Riddle Me This! Who’s Your Daddy, Star-Lord?

Just who exactly is Star-Lord’s father in the Marvel Cinematic Universe? One PoP!-Star looks at the possibilities.

A Theory About Skye and Her Dad...

A Theory About Skye and Her Dad…

Looking at the clues, maybe Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’s resident hacktivist is a tad… inhuman?

Hidden Gems: Justice League 3000

Hidden Gems: Justice League 3000

Keith Giffen & J.M. DeMatteis strike again, teaming with Howard Porter to take the Justice League into the future. It’s just not quite the League you’re familiar with…

If Football Was More Like Wrestling...

If Football Was More Like Wrestling…

Highlights from the latest episode of Monday Night Mayhem, the flagship show of the World Football League.

Riddle Me This! Should Marvel and Star Wars Cross Over?

Riddle Me This! Should Marvel and Star Wars Cross Over?

With Marvel getting back into the Star Wars business, should they publish a book wherein the two universes collide?

Hidden Gems: Nevada

Hidden Gems: Nevada

A showgirl and her ostrich are the stars of this overlooked Steve Gerber classic.

Make It So - Secret Avengers: The Movie

Make It So – Secret Avengers: The Movie

You know, there are enough supporting characters in the Marvel Cinematic Universe to fill out their own movie. Hmm…

Outside the Longbox: Escape from Tomorrow

Outside the Longbox: Escape from Tomorrow

A psychological thriller shot in Disney’s parks without the knowledge or consent of the House of Mouse? This I gotta see!

Holy Crap! Remember... Exiles?

Holy Crap! Remember… Exiles?

Take the “What If…?” concept, add a dash of Sliders, and you’ve got Marvel’s heroic reality-jumping team.

Holy Crap! Remember... The Rocketeer?

Holy Crap! Remember… The Rocketeer?

When pilot Cliff Secord discovers a jet pack, he uses it to take to the skies and battle evil as the Rocketeer!

Property Ladder: Deathlok

Property Ladder: Deathlok

Whether coming from alternate futures, evil corporations or shadowy conspiracies, Marvel’s Deathlok is ready to kick ass and take names. Possibly without the names part.

In the PoP!-Light: The Falcon

In the PoP!-Light: The Falcon

This summer Sam Wilson is poised to soar from the comic page to the silver screen. Get the low-down on the high-flying hero right here.

In Defense of... Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

In Defense of… Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Maybe I should start a support group. “Hello, my name is Robert, and I enjoy Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D…”

Hidden Gems - Defenders: Indefensible

Hidden Gems – Defenders: Indefensible

Marvel’s original non-team reunites to bicker between themselves while battling the forces of evil in this comedic mini.

PoP! Top 6-Pack: Reasons To Read Hitman

PoP! Top 6-Pack: Reasons To Read Hitman

Merry freakin’ Christmas! Your gift from PoP! this year is a look back at one of the most enjoyable comic book titles of all time.

It's a Trap! Ruins

It’s a Trap! Ruins

Cancer! Amputation! Self-immolation! It’s the most depressing “What If?” Marvel ever produced.

Riddle Me This! What's Up With The Ghosts In Ghostbusters?

Riddle Me This! What’s Up With The Ghosts In Ghostbusters?

There are a variety of ectoplasmic entities floating around the Ghostbusters universe. Some of them, though, don’t appear to be human…

Review - Deadpool Kills Deadpool

Review – Deadpool Kills Deadpool

The Deadpool Killogy comes to its blood-soaked conclusion as the mainstream Merc with a Mouth gets dragged into the fray. Plus: Pandapool!

Holy Crap! Remember... Killraven?

Holy Crap! Remember… Killraven?

You all remember the War of the Worlds, but did you know that Marvel made a sequel? Journey back (forward?) into the life of gladiator-turned-rebel Killraven.

In the PoP!-Light: Fearless Defenders

In the PoP!-Light: Fearless Defenders

Valkyrie, Misty Knight, Dani Moonstar and more of Marvel’s heroines star in the best comic you’re not reading. You should fix that. Like, right now.

TL;DR: Buffy, the Vampire Slayer Season Nine

TL;DR: Buffy, the Vampire Slayer Season Nine

With the latest comic book season of Buffy wrapped up, let’s see what happened to the Slayer, Angel and the rest of the Scoobies.

Riddle Me This! Darkseid vs. Thanos

Riddle Me This! Darkseid vs. Thanos

It’s a smackdown for the ages when the Lord of Apokolips rumbles with the Mad Titan! Who do you think would emerge victorious?

PoP! Top 6-Pack: You Should Be Reading Astro City

PoP! Top 6-Pack: You Should Be Reading Astro City

With new issues of Astro City hitting stores, here are only a few reasons you need to check out one of the best series of all time.

Hidden Gems: Deadpool Kills the Marvel Universe

Hidden Gems: Deadpool Kills the Marvel Universe

The Deadpool Killogy kicks off when everyone’s favorite Merc with a Mouth sets his sights on wiping out all of Marvel!

Future Tense: The Inevitable X-Men Movie Reboot

Future Tense: The Inevitable X-Men Movie Reboot

You know it’s going to happen eventually. So why not let PoP! lay the groundwork for the next half-dozen cinematic adventures of everyone’s favorite mutants?

Better Late Than Never - Avengers Vs. X-Men

Better Late Than Never – Avengers Vs. X-Men

The dust has settled in the war between two of Marvel’s biggest franchises. So how does the story hold up on it’s own?

In the PoP!-Light: Constrictor

In the PoP!-Light: Constrictor

In the first installment of a brand new column we shine the PoP!-Light onto one of Marvel’s lesser-known but interesting characters: the mercenary Constrictor!

Outside the Longbox: TiMER

Outside the Longbox: TiMER

What if you could have a timer counting down until you met your one true love? This quirky rom-com with a dash of sci-fi looks at one woman’s search for her One and the pitfalls along the way.

Riddle Me This! Who'll Die in the Next Trek?

Riddle Me This! Who’ll Die in the Next Trek?

The whole crew made it out of Star Trek: Into Darkness alive. But I’ve got a feeling not everyone will make it next time…

Previously In... Marvel's Ancient Egyptian Superhero Jamboree!

Previously In… Marvel’s Ancient Egyptian Superhero Jamboree!

Stop me if you’ve heard this one. The Fantastic Four, Dr. Strange, the West Coast Avengers and Apocalypse walk into a pyramid…

Outside the Longbox: Iron Sky

Outside the Longbox: Iron Sky

They should’ve just thrown all subtlety out the window and called it “Attack of the Moon Nazis!” Because that’s what it is.

Holy Crap! Remember... Stay Tuned?

Holy Crap! Remember… Stay Tuned?

In this overlooked comedy, a couch-potato and his wife are sucked into a demonic television set, where they have twenty-four hours to survive or lose their souls to the Devil.

Riddle Me This! Meet Joe Chill

Riddle Me This! Meet Joe Chill

While Batman’s origin is pretty consistent, the same can’t be said about the man who killed his parents. Which one do you think works best?