Our beat reporters say what they love

Every semester in The Daily Californian’s arts & entertainment department, we welcome a new batch of beat reporters. While they will spend the semester reporting on a multitude of different projects and exhibits specific to their expertise, they rarely have the opportunity to focus on their topics on a small scale.
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Marvel unmasks diverse superhero

New characters in the Marvel and DC Comics universes almost always have the odds stacked against them, contending with the likes of Superman, Spider-Man, the X-Men, Captain America and so on.
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Pixies frontman to release graphic novel involving porn

The worlds of comics and rock music have coincided many times in the past. Gene Simmons, Claudio Sanchez of Coheed and Cambria, Alice Cooper and My Chemical Romance’s Gerard Way have either written comics or commissioned writers to produce a work based on their music, and Wavves has a comic
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‘Man of Steel’ offers a deeper insight into the Superman mythology

Henry Cavill soars in latest Superman reboot, directed by Zach Snyder

It’s a bird, it’s a plane … It’s another film reboot of the classic 1930s comic book “Superman.” While Bryan Singer’s “Superman Returns” failed to wow audiences back in 2006, director Zach Synder’s highly anticipated “Man of Steel” lays a solid foundation for the future of the franchise. Conceived by
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