Essays

What Makes a Good Villain?

Okay, stop me if you've heard this before: "Marvel doesn't have very many good villains..." Yeah, everyone's heard or said that at least once. In the last year or so, I've heard dozens of people defend Hela, the Vulture, Ego, Killmonger, and especially Thanos as "good villains," only to later backpedal their arguments and claim… Continue reading What Makes a Good Villain?