The Punisher Redefined

He’s a problematic character. Not really a hero, and never really was. But fans love the seeming cut and dried approach to punishing criminals, so Frank Castle moved from being a Spider-Man villain to one of Marvel’s top franchises. In the real world, subgroups of police departments have adopted his chest logo. Original co-creator Gerry…

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The Punisher: Locked and (Re)Loaded In 2016!

With Frank Castle appearing in the second season of Netflix’s Daredevil, it’s no surprise that Marvel would relaunch a Punisher series. Even without the media attention from Jon Bernthal playing The Punisher on TV, the character stays popular, even if his books waver in quality. But this creative team choice is bold, daring, and most…

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