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The Ten Greatest Iron Man Stories Ever Told!

The Ten Greatest Iron Man Stories Ever Told!

CSBG asked, you voted and now, here are your choices for the ten greatest Iron Man stories of all-time!

That Time Dave Gibbons Drew Dr. Manhattan Zapping Off Against Electro

That Time Dave Gibbons Drew Dr. Manhattan Zapping Off Against Electro

In CSBG's latest installment highlighting the strangest comics of all-time, Dave Gibbons draws his "Watchmen" characters in ways you've never seen before! All thanks to the late, great Harvey Kurtzman!

Abandoned & Forsaked: Whitewashing Marvel's Past

Abandoned & Forsaked: Whitewashing Marvel's Past

In its latest spotlight on notable comic book retcons, CSBG looks at how Roger Stern erased a particularly embarrassing part of Marvel's Golden Age history for one of Bucky's original "Young Allies."

CSBG's March Madness Hits the Elite Eight

CSBG's March Madness Hits the Elite Eight

It's time to present the Elite Eight in CSBG's March Madness tournament! Which creative teams will make the Final Four? Will Chris Claremont's X-Men run with John Byrne edge out Dave Cockrum's? You decide!

Those Other Marvel NOW! Titles & Awesome Art Galleries!

Those Other Marvel NOW! Titles & Awesome Art Galleries!

Check out CSBG's archive of the Line It Is Drawn feature, where artists draw YOUR suggestions on a variety of topics, including Star Wars/Disney mash-ups and lesser known #1 issues from Marvel NOW!

Celebrate Easter Sunday with CSBG's Easter Egg Collection!

Celebrate Easter Sunday with CSBG's Easter Egg Collection!

Take a break from searching for Easter eggs and check out CSBG's epic collection of comic book easter eggs! From Waldo hidden in an issue of "Gambit" to Barney Rubble hidden in a pile of rubble, CSBG has 'em all!

"Is Sandman a Good or Bad Guy?" & More Dropped Comic Book Plots

Comic book writers often change the stories of those who came before them, and CSBG's latest example looks at Sandman's journey from villain, to hero and back to villain during the 1980s and 90s.

CSBG's March Madness Hits the Sweet Sixteen

CSBG's March Madness Hits the Sweet Sixteen

CSBG's annual March Madness tournament hits the Sweet Sixteen, asking you to pick your favorite classic team runs! Which are Elite Eight worthy? Claremont/Byrne's X-Men? Kirby/Lee's FF? Morrison's JLA? You decide!

Line It is Drawn: March MODOK Madness!

Line It is Drawn: March MODOK Madness!

This week, our artists draw your favorite comic characters as MODOKS! Silver Surfer, Power Girl, Mickey Mouse, Ghost Rider and more get the MODOK treatment!

Vote for the Greatest Jim Lee Stories Ever Told!

Vote for the Greatest Jim Lee Stories Ever Told!

The voting for CSBG's upcoming Greatest Stories Ever Told month continues with DC's superstar co-Publisher, Jim Lee. Click to find out how to cast your votes for the greatest Jim Lee stories ever told!

Comic Book Easter Eggs: More Comic Strip Cameos! Hobbes, Popeye & More!

Comic Book Easter Eggs: More Comic Strip Cameos! Hobbes, Popeye & More!

The latest collection of easter eggs from CSBG includes cameos from noted comic strip characters Hobbes, Popeye and more!

Did The X-Men Really Fight A Giant, Talking Island In

Did The X-Men Really Fight A Giant, Talking Island In "Giant-Size X-Men" #1?

CSBG looks at how the debut of the All-New, All-Different X-Men was recentyl retconned to make room for a hidden revelation about Krakoa and events which took place between the panels of "Giant-Sized X-Men" #1.

VOTE: The Greatest Iron Man Stories Ever Told

VOTE: The Greatest Iron Man Stories Ever Told

CSBG is beginning another Greatest Stories Ever Told month starting with Marvel's armored hero, the Invincible Iron Man! Cast your votes now for the greatest Iron Man stories ever!

Round 2 of CSBG's March Madness Comic Book Tournament

Round 2 of CSBG's March Madness Comic Book Tournament

CSBG's March Madness continues with Round 2 of your favorite comic creator runs on team books pitted against each other. Which Justice League run was the best? Which X-Men run? Which FF or Avengers? Pick now!

"Quiet or Papa Spank!" & More Goofy Comic Book Moments!

CSBG's massive collection of the goofiest comic book moments of all-time includes Batman's subtle way of silencing Catwoman and Green Lantern fighting a telepathic little girl version of Richard Nixon!

"Batman Gets Punched" & More Great Cover Themes!

Admit it, sometimes you want to see Batman punched in the face. Check out CSBG's collection of comic book covers following a specific theme, including an installment of the Caped Crusader eating a knuckle sandwich!

CSBG's 5th Annual March Madness Comic Book Tournament

CSBG's 5th Annual March Madness Comic Book Tournament

It's time to choose your favorites in CSBG's March Madness Comic Book Tournament! This year, creator runs on team books face off: Claremont/Byrne's X-Men or Grant Morrison's? Bendis' Avengers or Stern's?

Comic Book Legends Revealed: Revealing The Tale Behind Hairless Wolverine

Comic Book Legends Revealed: Revealing The Tale Behind Hairless Wolverine

What future X-Man was created due to a continuity mix-up? Did DC Comics' accountant really start up his own company after seeing the sales of "Action Comics" #1? And what's the deal with hairless Wolverine?

Comic Book Easter Eggs: Captain America Walks Into A Bar...

Comic Book Easter Eggs: Captain America Walks Into A Bar...

CSBG's latest collection of comic book Easter eggs finds Captain America, Hawkeye and Iron Man in a bar with Dick Tracy, James Bond, Humphrey Bogart, Albert Einstein, Popeye and more famous faces.

Abandoned Love: How The Nuclear Men Became The Nuclear <i>MAN</i>

Abandoned Love: How The Nuclear Men Became The Nuclear MAN

CSBG's latest spotlight on notable dropped comic book plots examines how DC Comics abruptly changed course with the New 52 "Fury of Firestorm" comic book series

That Time ALF Made His Way Into Marvel's Summer Crossover Annuals

That Time ALF Made His Way Into Marvel's Summer Crossover Annuals

CSBG continues to examine the strangest comic books of all-time, including the summer of 1988 when ALF took part in Marvel's annual comic book crossover storyline, "The Evolutionary War!"

Was There Hidden Profanity In The Art For

Was There Hidden Profanity In The Art For "Batman" #1?

CSBG examines the mystery of a strange panel in the first issue of "Batman." Was there really an attempt to sneak profanity into the background of a panel more than seventy years ago? You decide!

"Who Is The Hobgoblin, Really?" And More Abandoned Stories

Every week, CSBG examines comic book stories and ideas that were abandoned and then explained away by later writers, including the latest addition, the identity of Spider-Man's mysterious nemesis, the Hobgoblin.

"Captain America's Unbreakable Shield Breaks!" And More Comic Book Patterns

Come check out CSBG's collection of recurring comic book patterns, like Spider-Man being unmasked or the latest edition, spotlighting the times Cap's "unbreakable" shield has been broken.

The Line It Is Drawn - Famous Song Lyrics Acted Out By Comic Characters

The Line It Is Drawn - Famous Song Lyrics Acted Out By Comic Characters

CSBG's artists illustrate famous lyrics acted out by comic book characters! Deadpool and Boba Fett do dirty deeds - dirt cheap! Wonder Woman's boots are made for walking! Everything little thing Zatanna does is magic!

COMMITTED: Learning from Superheroes

COMMITTED: Learning from Superheroes

CSBG's Sonia Harris shares a tale of how she learned a major life lesson from superhero comics in the face of debilitating pain.

10 More Great Female Characters

10 More Great Female Characters

CSBG's Kelly Thompson previously listed her 20 favorite current female comic book characters. She returns with characters who have impressed in the last year, including Captain Marvel, Black Widow, Storm and more!

The Skrulls Caused Hulk's Origin? And Other Great Comic Book Retcons!

The Skrulls Caused Hulk's Origin? And Other Great Comic Book Retcons!

Every week, CSBG examines comic stories and ideas abandoned and then explained away by later writers, including the latest addition, the short-lived revelation that the Hulk owed his creation to the Skrulls!

The Line It Is Drawn - Will Eisner Splash-Page Homages

The Line It Is Drawn - Will Eisner Splash-Page Homages

In honor of Will Eisner Week, our artists drew splash pages of comic book characters with their names incorporated into the art, just like Eisner used to do it with his legendary "Spirit" comics.

I LOVE YA, BUT YOU'RE STRANGE: DC Comics' 1952 Vision of a Female-Dominated Society

I LOVE YA, BUT YOU'RE STRANGE: DC Comics' 1952 Vision of a Female-Dominated Society

CSBG spotlights a strange story from a 1952 DC Comics title where women are the dominant gender in society. Watch one man bravely fight the status quo, and don't miss the extremely bizarre/depressing ending!

Abandoned An' Forsaked: Who Killed Spawn?

Abandoned An' Forsaked: Who Killed Spawn?

In the latest retcon spotlight, CSBG looks at how Rob Liefeld's depature from Image Comics in the mid 1990s led to a major retcon in who killed the lead character of Todd McFarlane's Spawn.

Gimmick or Good? - Todd McFarlane's

Gimmick or Good? - Todd McFarlane's "Spider-Man" #1

In the debut of this new CSBG feature, we look at a '90s "gimmick" cover, the multiple-colored covers of Todd McFarlane's "Spider-Man" #1, and determine whether it was actually a good comic or just a gimmick!

"Claremont Sticks Up For Ms. Marvel" & More Meta-Messages

Comic book writers often use their characters to comment on the work of their peers, and CSBG's collection of these "meta-messages" includes Chris Claremont having Ms. Marvel complain about her treatment in "Avengers."

"The Saga of Teen Iron Man" & More Dropped Comic Book Plots

Writers often resolve the stories of creators who came before them, and CSBG revisits how in the 90s Marvel handled replacing Iron Man with a teenage version of himself from the past.

The Line It Is Drawn - Album Cover Homages

The Line It Is Drawn - Album Cover Homages

This week we pay homage to classic album covers, with Cyclops copying Michael Jackson's Bad," the Fantastic Four standing in for the Fab Four, the Robins as the Ramones, the Beatle's "White Album" and much more!

Wouldn't You Like to Own a Hypnocoin? Plus More Crazy Comic Ads!

Wouldn't You Like to Own a Hypnocoin? Plus More Crazy Comic Ads!

CSBG's collection of the oddest comic book ads of all-time includes countless ways to trick your dad into buying you a BB gun and, of course, ads for the legendary hypnocoin!

The Great Comic Book Cover Homage Streak!

The Great Comic Book Cover Homage Streak!

22 weeks ago, CSBG began an experiment tracking how many weeks could go by before one arrived without a comic book cover homage being released. They haven't missed a week yet! Check out the covers featured so far.

The Line It Is Drawn - Superheroes Break Bad!

The Line It Is Drawn - Superheroes Break Bad!

This week, superheroes break bad as our artists draw your ideas for evil versions of superheroes! Are you ready for evil Tick? Evil Supergirl? Evil Sailor Moon? Or even -- evil ALF?!?

Comic Book Legends Revealed: Wonder Woman's Bondage Controversy

Comic Book Legends Revealed: Wonder Woman's Bondage Controversy

Was creator William Marston specifically told to reduce Wonder Woman bondage in chains by 50%? Did DC really win a trademark dispute over the cricket term "batsman?" All this plus another "Peanuts" mystery!

COMMITTED: Ten Great Superhero Boot Designs

COMMITTED: Ten Great Superhero Boot Designs

CSBG's Sonia Harris takes a look at superhero fashion once again, this time choosing her top ten favorite pieces of footwear and the artists who illustrated them.

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