There has never been a better time to be a fan of superheroes.
Need hard, incontrovertible, graph-based proof? Check out this chart from Comics Alliance that lays out the future of the superhero genre in a single, beautiful timeline. Believe it or not, there are forty superhero flicks due to be released before 2020. FORTY. These are just a few.
If you should happen to discover time travel in the near future, be very careful not to send this chart to your eight-year-old self, the bliss would likely kill them.