Exploring The Concept Of Redemption With The Thunderbolts

The Marvel Universe is filled with superhero teams working together to make the world a better place. As popular as The Avengers are, I find myself drawn to teams that have more complex origins. The Thunderbolts started off as a group of villains who chose to become heroes. Created by Kurt Busiek and Mark Bagley, the Thunderbolts evolved into a revolving roster of characters employed by the government to carry out missions for a chance at redemption. The Comic Vault is looking into the history of the Thunderbolts to discover what makes them one of the most intriguing comic book teams.

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Why Songbird Needs To Be Recognised As An Important Superhero

Not every superhero starts off as a hero. Some characters need to find their own way, coming from a dark place before finding their way to the light. Songbird is a character that started off as a villain, but transitioned into a courageous team player, becoming leader of the Thunderbolts. Having come from a rough background, Songbird is an underrated, complex character that evolved into the best version of herself. But what are her origins and where did her change of heart come from?

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