Issue 54 (November) : Aquaman

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uperheroes influence and inspire us since our childhood. Ever since Superman made his first appearance in 1938, we came to embrace the idea of superhuman power. On top

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of that, we came to believe that we can do, achieve, and conquer greatness. Now, many decades since then, the affection and admiration we had as children only grew much deeper for these characters. Though enhanced by superpowers or abilities, superheroes as portrayed in today’s films display an astonishing level of humanity. They cope with human experiences which we can identify; we see a part of our own reality on the big screen through them; and what makes them inspirational are their flaws, virtues, and origin stories that are relatable. First appeared in comics, Aquaman made quite a leap in portraying its character in Batman v Superman and Justice League. However his name was known to many as well as theabilitiesandpowershepossessed. This superhero earned a reputation that didn’t reached the admiration of most audience. This is something that everyone, even Aquaman actor Jason Momoa himself, is made aware of.

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