Extra Credit – Mjolnir

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Whosoever holds this hammer, if he be worthy, shall possess the power of … Thor

Today in Extra Credit, we take a look at the mighty hammer of Thor; Mjolnir.

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Extra Credit – Lightsabers

In honour of the Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser, we thought we would address the oddly shaped lightsaber by having a master class on the weapon itself. Get ready to take notes (not really, unless you really want to) because class is about to start. May the Force be with you all.

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Extra Credit – The Many Forms Of Avengers

And there came a day, a day unlike any other, when Earth’s mightiest heroes and heroines found themselves united against a common threat. On that day, the Avengers were born—to fight the foes no single super hero could withstand! Through the years, their roster has prospered, changing many times, their glory has never been denied! Heed the call, then—for now, the Avengers Assemble!

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We all know and love the Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, but do you know there aren’t only one group of Avengers? This week in Extra Credit, we go through every mainstream  Avengers teams. (and even still, there are way more obscure ones.)

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Extra Credit – The Infinity Gauntlet/Gems

Amongst Marvel’s huge line up for it’s cinematic universe is the 3rd (and 4th) Avengers movie. Named ‘The Infinity War’, the story will be split into two parts. They must have a lot of stuff to get through!

With Thanos already making an appearance; in the post-credit scene of The Avengers and in Guardians of the Galaxy, plus the existence of several Infinity Stones (or Gems as they are called in the comics), it doesn’t take the world’s greatest detective (is it wrong to use a DC reference in a Marvel post?) to know that the Infinity Gauntlet will soon come into play. It’s actually already popped up, in the background of Thor, in Odin’s weapons vault.

So let’s get right to it and find out why Thanos wants this glove so badly.

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Extra Credit – The Lantern Corps

Lesson 2 in Extra Credit, the many different Lantern Corps of the DC Universe. Most of you would know of the Green Lantern. You may even know that there’s actually many Green Lanterns, each a member of the Green Lantern Corps, a sort of intergalactic space police. What the majority of people don’t know is that there are in fact 9 different Lantern Corps. Today, we’ll delve into the whole spectrum of Lanterns.

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