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In our final, and lengthy, conclusion to our 2005 review, the "Three Terrific" struggle with naming their favorite creators & comics, while also contemplating the new year. Find out who made the lists and which comics are must-reads.
To end the year right, the CBR News staffers Arune Singh, Dave Richards & George Tramountanas have gathered round the bonfire to discuss the year 2005 in comic books. In this first part, the "Three Terrific" discuss emerging trends in comic books and their feelings on these matters.
This May, The Marvel Universe is shattered by a conflict that will pit hero against hero when Marvel comics launches its latest big event, "Civil War" a seven issue mini-series by writer mark Millar and artist Steve McNiven. CBR News spoke with Marvel Editor In Chief Joe Quesada for some inside info on this mega-story.
Following the announcement that Kurt Busiek had signed an exclusive contract with DC Comics, CBR News tracked the writer down to talk one-on-one about what this all means for himself and his fans.
Franklin Richards, Marvel Comics' smartest little boy, is about to get in some big trouble again, and Marc Sumerak & Chris Eliopoulos are along for the ride. CBR News spoke with the two creators to learn more about the new "Franklin" one-shot.
Entries are now being accepted for the 18th Annual Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards and we've got the details on how you can submit your work.
We talked with Brian Wood and Kristian Donaldson talk about their latest project, "Supermarket," which includes a Yakuza crime family, a Porno Swede crime family, and some gutter rats. You know you wanna find out more...
DC Comics announced today in a press release that writer Kurt Busiek has signed an exclusive contract with DC Comics.
Matt Wagner stopped by the CBR chat room recently to discuss his new DC project, "Batman and the Monster Men," Grendel's 25th anniversary, Matt's thoughts on continuity and "All-Star Batman," and a very cool news announcement at the end of chat.
Marvel's next big event, "Civil War," is clouded in secrecy, so CBR News spoke with editor Tom Brevoort to learn about the event and how it ties into the company's bigger plans.
In 1986 many criminals were forced to become insomniacs. This was the only way they could escape "Nightmask", a hero whose powers allowed him to enter and manipulate their dreams. "Nightmask" is one of the characters from Marvel Comics' 1986 "New Universe" line who returns in a series of one-shot specials this March. CBR News spoke with Fred Van Lente writer of "Untold Tales of the New Universe: Nightmask."
Earlier today, Marvel Comics provided previews for upcoming titles shipping in January: "Sentinel Squad O*N*E #1," "New Mangaverse #1" and "X-Statix Presents: Dead Girl #1."
Today, readers can once again return to a world of monsters, magic, and raccoon sidekicks when issue #7 of Speakeasy Comics "The Grimoire" hits stores. CBR News spoke with new writer Chris Stone about his plans for the series.
Marvel Comics has released six page previews of four titles shipping the second week of January: "X-Men: The 198" #1, "Son of M" #2, "Daughters of the Dragon" #1 & "Ares" #1.
Writer Bill Willingham shares his thoughts about writing the world's most famous sidekick, and gives readers a hint of what they can expect from his new "Shadowpact" series
There are big changes in store for Frank Espinosa's "Rocketo." In 2006 the series moves to Image Comics and gets the trade paperback treatment in February. We spoke with Espinosa to find out why he's moved the series and what's coming next.
Earlier today, DC Comics revealed previews of "American Virgin #1," "Batman Annual #25," "Blue Beetle #1" and "Batman: Secrets #1."
Image Comics has released their solicitation text and cover images for comics and product shipping March, 2006.
When the month of March, 2006, comes around, fans of Scott Kurtz can find two reasons to celebrate. Join us as we talk to him and the creative team on his latest project, "Truth, Justin & The American Way," in addition to chatting about "PvP" #25.
Time has little meaning for Vandal Savage but beginning in March, the malevolent Methuselah will learn that even his life can be irrevocably altered in a year. The effects of Savage's twelve month ordeal are chronicled in "JSA Classified" #10-13 and CBR spoke with writer Stuart Moore about this tale, which ties into DC Comics' "One Year Later" story line.
Despite what James Bond and Kanye West tell us, diamonds aren't the only things that are forever. "Gun Fu" returns with "Showgirls Are Forever" over at Image Comics and CBR News caught up with series writer Howard Shum. Preview art included.
Diamond has released the top comic numbers based on actual sales for product shipped in November, 2005, including Market Share, Top 300 Comics, Top 100 Graphic Novels/TPB's and Top 50 Manga. DC's "Infinite Crisis" #2 leads the pack this month, with Marvel leading all publishers in sales.
Marvel Comics has announced an ambitious new push into the digital age of comics, marking the first foray of a major comic book publisher into online comic distribution.
Marvel Comics has released a ten-page preview of "Mythos: X-Men," a special one-shot comic book that will be released on January 4th, 2006.
The judging panel for the 2006 Will Eisner Comic Industy Awards have been announced, which includes jounalists, cartoonists, a distributor and a comic shop owner.
After the end of "War of the Worlds," the human race may have thought they were safe. They were wrong. This February, Boom! Studios and Michael Alan Nelson bring us the story of the second wave attack and it's not a pretty sight for man kind.
With things heating up in the Marvel Universe, intergalactic strife will soon be upon us in the form of "Annihilation." CBR News caught up with editor Andy Schmidt to learn the origin of the project and what to expect from this event.
Today, Marvel announced their newest event for 2006, one which will forever change the face of their cosmic universe. Preview art included.
Marvel Comics has released their solicitation text and cover images for comics and product shipping March, 2006. Updated
The cosmos of the Marvel Universe have been pretty quiet lately, but that changes in March, 2006, with the launch of "Annihilation," an event that sees Marvel's cosmic characters go up against a massive interstellar threat. CBR News spoke with "Annihilation" writer Keith Giffen about the event.
"Hard Time: Season Two" hit stands last Wednesday, so CBR News checked in with writer Steve Gerber had to say about going back to the big house. Come on inside to read what he said and see a preview of issue #2.
Want some hard core zombie action? We've got it for you. Boom! Studios has provided CBR News with eight-pages from "Zombie Tales: Death Valley" Book One by Andrew Cosby, Johanna Stokes & Rhoald Marcellus. The book ships to comic shops tomorrow, December 14th.
A secret society of Marvel heroes has a falling out and the Marvel Universe is in for another series big changes, with "New Avengers Special: The Illuminati," a book that sets the stage for Marvel's big summer stories. CBR News spoke with "Illuminati" writer Brian Bendis about the book and his other projects that are having an impact on the Marvel Universe.
Earlier today, Marvel Comics released a preview of the anticipated "Ultimate Extinction #1," which arrives in store January, 2006, along with an eight page preview for "Sable & Fortune #1." Updated.
In the wake of M-Day, the mysterious world wide depowering of Marvel's mutants, the government has activated a new breed of Sentinels, piloted by humans. Beginning in January, readers will learn the origin of this fighting force in "Sentinel Squad: O*N*E" a five issue mini-series and CBR News spoke to wriet John Layman about the series. Includes preview art.
Dynamite Entertainment has announced a new "Lone Ranger" comic book series, based on the classic western property, with high profile creators attached.
In 1986 Marvel Comics introduced readers to the New Universe, a line of titles that took place in a shared universe that was meant to be more realistic than the Marvel Universe. In February 2006, old fans and new readers alike will get a chance to revisit the New Universe in a special event. CBR News spoke with Editor Mark Paniccia, and was provided with exclusive preview art.
Legendary Green Lantern artist Neal Adams returns to the character he helped redefine with Denny O'Neil by providing a variant cover to January's "Green Lantern" #8.
DC Comics has released their solicitation text and cover images for comics and product shipping in March of 2006.
Writer Warren Ellis updated fans on his new series "Newuniversal" via his mailing list. Also includes images from Ellis' other Marvel Comics series, "Nextwave."