Review of DC Comics’ “The Monkey Prince Hates Superheroes”

Last updated: 03-13-2022 A follower on social media asked me to write an article about DC Comics’ new character the Monkey Prince (Ch: Hou wangzi, 猴王子), appearing in the story “The Monkey Prince Hates Superheroes” (Yang, 2021). He is part of a lineup of new and existing Asian characters in their DC Festival of Heroes: The … Continue reading Review of DC Comics’ “The Monkey Prince Hates Superheroes”

How Tall is the Monkey King? – A Debate

This was originally posted as a 03-03-2022 update to an existing article, but I decided to make it a standalone piece. Last updated: 03-08-2022 In “What Does Sun Wukong Look Like?” I highlighted several sentences pointing to the Monkey King’s small stature (fig. 1 & 2). For example, one monster comments: The old monster took … Continue reading How Tall is the Monkey King? – A Debate