Name Professor Institution Date The Psychology behind Superhero Origin Stories Why is every superhero movie an origin story? Complained Adam Markovitz after seeing a trailer for summer’s Man of Steel—yet another version of Superman saga. Perhaps we like origin stories Markovitz suggests that they show the exact moment when one goes from being just like us with models of coping with adversity finding meaning in loss and trauma discovering our strengths and using them for good purpose Work cited Pearce Celia. "Communities of play: Emergent cultures in online games and virtual worlds." (2009). Williams Dmitri C. Trouble in river city: The social life of video games. Diss. University of Michigan. 2004. [...]
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