The Untold Truth Of Blade
“You already know there’s only one Blade!”
When it comes to Vampires hunters, you may be a Frog Brothers aficionado, or a Peter Vincent vindicator, but there is only one that does it in style. Blade, of course, is the half vampire slayer who takes vampire killing in his stride, with his trademark sword and leather jacket. Looper checks out the history and future of the Marvel action hero in a video called The Untold Truth Of Blade. Click-baity title asides, the video is an interest look at how the character has evolved.
“When it comes to the blockbuster success of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, there’s a ton of factors that have built the franchise into what it is today. But it was the 1998 release of Blade, a gory action movie packed with leather coats and thrilling set pieces, that first broke the comic movie mold in the nineties and showed longtime readers and mainstream audiences alike that Marvel Comics could be cool. But the 1998 release of Blade isn’t the whole story; in fact, there’s a lot you might not know about your favorite bloodsucker-busting hero. Here’s the untold truth of Blade…”