X-Men and Batman characters as hipsters

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Friday 8 November 2013

Did you hear about these two illustrations by Phillip Sevy that depicts X-Men and Batman characters as hipsters? Oh, you’ve probably never heard of it. Here we see the Batman in his natural habitat in an obscure bar, hanging out with his fiercest enemies, cause you know, that’s pretty ironic. Here we also see the […]

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In an alternate universe, manatee superheroes

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Saturday 2 November 2013

Here’s a suggestion to Marvel and DC: In order to save on payroll, remove Robert Downey Jr., Ben Affleck, Scarlett Johansson, and all the other high-budget stars, and replace them with manatees. Who better to portray fantastical characters than the mermaids of the sea themselves! For us to have a picture of what this possibility would look like, US-based Joel Micah Harris has come up with an illustrated series of various superheroes being portrayed by manatees.

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Infographic shows superhero life expectancies

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Trends on Monday 13 May 2013

Creative agency Designbysoap were commissioned by a client to take a cold, hard look at the lifestyle habits of superheroes and comic book characters, then thought about whether they possessed regenerative powers, are human or immortal, and if they have died in a plot. The result is this rad infographic tabulating scores for how long they’ll […]

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Polygon Superheroes by New Zealand artist James Reid

Samantha Dalrymple Reader Find

By Samantha Dalrymple in New Art on Tuesday 8 May 2012

Superheroes are defined as people with superhuman powers. Polygons, on the other hand, are figures with at least three straight sides and angles, and typically five or more.

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