Category: Comic Book Mysticism

The Blue Beetles : DC Rebirth Gets Egyptian (Take I)

The Blue Beetles : DC Rebirth Gets Egyptian (Take I)

After bonding to the mysterious scarab entity, Jaime Reyes is granted extraordinary powers that make him a living weapon.  Jaime was a typical teenager until he came upon the mysterious blue beetle scarab. Originally possessed by Dan Garrett and then Ted Kord, the parasitic scarab attached itself to Jaime’s spine.  Bonding permanently with the entity, …

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Kurt Russell as Ego, the Localized Demiurgis

Kurt Russell as Ego, the Localized Demiurgis

Sure enough, as soon as I finish complaining about the recent run of Disney Corp’s Marvel film catalog in comparison to the DC mythos, director James Gunn rolls out a bit of Jack Kirby mysticism in Disney’s most recent film.  Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2, at its most esoteric level, depicts memes of …

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