The Paisano

A king’s goodbye

Illustration by Ethan Gullett

Max Aguirre, Sports Editor

September 4, 2020

The passing of Chadwick Boseman on August 28 came as a gut-wrenching shock to fans all over the world. No one but those closest to him had any idea of the battle he had been fighting since 2016. Boseman was diagnosed with stage three colon cancer that year, but he persevered and continued to act in films s...

Avengers

Avengers

Juhannah Reduque

May 28, 2020

In 2008, a film from a young studio made its way into the limelight. Its main character was largely unheard of, because the film was a comic-book adaptation, and it was expected to fail. Still, “Iron Man” shattered all doubt and claimed the number one spot for weeks at the box office. Rotten Tomatoes...

A Tribute to Stan Lee

Graphic by Gage Skidmore

Brandon Armstead, Contributing Writer

March 27, 2020

Graphic by Gage Skidmore

Paisano Peeps: Endgame

Paisano Peeps: Endgame

Jose Chapa and Leonardo Garcia

April 23, 2019

  Host: Jose Chapa Editor: Leonardo Garcia Donald Escamilla

Comic books in college

Comic books in college

Jesus Nieves

March 2, 2017

Comic books have become part of popular culture in recent years but this passion and excitement for these genres have been a part of me since I was a kid. My first interest with superheroes was when my parents took to see the first Spiderman movie. It was amazing to see this action, story, and amazing...

The Punisher vs Ghost Rider

The Punisher vs Ghost Rider

Jesus Nieves

October 12, 2016

Battles between two opposing forces have always caught our interest.  Good versus evil, bad versus evil, and even hero versus hero, but what happens when two antiheroes who are stuck in a category of their own clash.  These antiheroes tend to fight evil but are willing to kill their enemies in order for the greater good. Usua...

Social change in the comic world

Social change in the comic world

Jesus Nieves

September 28, 2016

Over the years the comic book/sci-fi genre has changed from character names to ethnicity.  Some of these changes have been welcomed with open arms while others have created great controversy.  As a fan, I am usually open to changes to certain characters.  I do have trouble when comic book writer...