Eric Frederiksen has been a gamer since someone made the mistake of letting him play their Nintendo many years ago, pushing him to beg for his own, and it's been downhill ever since. Eric takes a multifaceted approach to gaming news and reviews, mixing business analysis, cultural studies, tech and design. Eric has written for outlets like,,, and In his free time, Eric perfects his napping technique and pursues the elusive perfect cheeseburger.

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Luke Cage, also known as Power Man, was a product of his time. The character was originally created as a response to the popularity of Blaxpolitation films in the 1970s. Since then he’s floated around, carrying his own comic book at times and taking part in team-up books at others. He joined the Marvel Netflix Universe as part of the cast of Jessica Jones, giving us a look at what he can do and how he responds to the absurd situations superheroes end up in.

With his own show, though, Cage is one again a product of the time in which he exists.