The Washburn Review

Death of Stan Lee impacts the nation

November 19, 2018

Comic creator of the beloved Marvel Universe, Stan Lee, died at the age of 95 on Nov. 12, 2018. Lee was an American writer, editor and publisher that has left a legacy for generations of comic book and Marvel lovers.Lee starte...

Marvel’s Spider-Man review: a nearly flawless action romp of a game

September 10, 2018

Insomniac’s stab at a Spider-Man game blows all my  expectations out of the water.Marvel’s Spider-Man had astronomical amounts of hype surrounding it, and while I wasn’t part of that, I think that it’s an awesome game. ...

‘Iron Fist’ Season 2 review: a second chance that the cast deserves

September 9, 2018

A flawed but fun second season that improves greatly on the first. Netflix’s first season of "Iron Fist" is generally considered one of the worst received properties in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, second only to "Inhumans,...

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ becomes instant Marvel classic

Andrew Shermoen

November 6, 2017

Take Waititi’s fresh directorial vision has revived the stalest franchise in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. After the Battle of Sokovia, Thor (Chris Hemsworth) has been traveling the cosmos in search of the Infinity Stones to no ava...

‘Luke Cage’ solid, yet unspectacular (Spoilers)

Josh Setchel

October 15, 2016

Marvel’s latest Netflix venture is an entertaining neo-blaxploitation that doesn’t rise to the heights of "Daredevil." In the shadows of Harlem, former convict Carl Lucas (Mike Colter) lives his life paycheck to paycheck...