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Talking Comics with Roger Langridge

Talking Comics with Roger Langridge

ROBOT 6's Tim O'Shea talks to "Snarked" creator Roger Langridge about the kids series, "John Carter: A Princes of Mars" and "The Show Must Go On," BOOM!'s collection of his shorter works.

A NSFW Look at the Robot Chicken/DC Comics Special

A NSFW Look at the Robot Chicken/DC Comics Special

Announced at the New York Comic Con, Robot Chicken is working with DC COO Geoff Johns on an all-DC Comics episode of the popular show. Check out a (NSFW) preview featuring Green Lantern and Sinestro.

New 52 Pickup - Week 9: Decisions Are Made

New 52 Pickup - Week 9: Decisions Are Made

It's time to make some cuts as Steve Sunu adds a few surprises to his Drop List while allowing readers to once again vote on which of DC Comics' New 52 titles gets one more chance to win him over next month.

Warner Bros. Lawsuit Against Superman Attorney to Continue

Warner Bros. Lawsuit Against Superman Attorney to Continue

A federal judge has refused to dismiss Warner Bros.' lawsuit against the attorney representing the heirs of Superman creators Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. ROBOT 6 has details.

Siegel & Shuster's DC Comics Check for Superman to be Auctioned

Siegel & Shuster's DC Comics Check for Superman to be Auctioned

Characterized by Matt Fraction as "the most important $412 dollars in comics history," the check written to Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, in part, for the rights to Superman, is set to be auctioned in November.

Everyone's a Critic, So Let's Be Good Ones

Everyone's a Critic, So Let's Be Good Ones

Robot 6's Michael May talks about criticism from both "real" critics and fans, authorial intent and how its applies to comics, and what makes a "fair" judgment of a piece of work.

Your Wednesday Sequence:

Your Wednesday Sequence: "Love & Rockets: New Stories" #4

Matt Seneca dives into a page from the latest from Jaime Hernandez, calling it "a slice of comics that flows like fine wine from panel to panel but stands rock solid as a full-page unit."

DC Comics Unveils Cover to

DC Comics Unveils Cover to "Superman: Earth One" Vol. 2

DC Comics has released the cover for J. Michael Straczynski and Shane Davis' follow-up to their best-selling "Superman: Earth One" graphic novel.

NYCC: Paul Cornell Takes Vertigo to

NYCC: Paul Cornell Takes Vertigo to "Saucer Country"

Writer Paul Cornell describes his and artist Ryan Kelly's new Vertigo ongoing series "Saucer Country," announced today at New York Comic Con, as "The West Wing" meets "X-Files."

Morrison's

Morrison's "Wonder Woman" May Debut in 2012

Grant Morrison's long-rumored "Wonder Woman" series returned to the spotlight this week as the megastar writer described his work on the yet-to-be-officially-announced project as "the hardest project I've ever done."

"Irredeemable," "Incorruptible" Clash in December

In December, Mark Waid's "Irredeemable" and "Incorruptible" will cross over for the first time, pitting mortal enemies the Plutonian and Max Damage against each other for a four-issue storyline.

New 52 Pickup - Week 7:

New 52 Pickup - Week 7: "Batgirl," "Batwoman" & More

Steve Sunu's New 52 experiment rolls into week seven as Steve weighs the pros and cons of heavy hitters like "Batwoman" and "Green Lantern" and quirkier titles like "Demon Knights" and "Resurrection Man!"

Books-A-Million Pulls DC Comics Titles over Amazon Fire Deal

Books-A-Million Pulls DC Comics Titles over Amazon Fire Deal

Retail chain Books-A-Million is reportedly joining Barnes and Noble in pulling DC Comics titles from store shelves in response to the publisher's Amazon Kindle contract. ROBOT 6 has details.

Comics Retailer Michael George Found Guilty of Murder

Comics Retailer Michael George Found Guilty of Murder

Comics retailer and convention organizer Michael George has been found guilty of murder in his second trial after the first jury's verdict was overturned due to prosecutorial misconduct. ROBOT 6 has details.

Talking Comics with Jamie S. Rich

Talking Comics with Jamie S. Rich

ROBOT 6's Tim O'Shea speaks with writer Jamie S. Rich about his work at Oni Press, collaborating with Joëlle Jones on "Spell Checkers," plans for the series' next volume and more.

Your Comics Sequence: Frank Miller

Your Comics Sequence: Frank Miller

ROBOT 6's Matt Seneca dives into a page from the classic Chris Claremont/Frank Miller "Wolverine" miniseries, noting "the directionality of this page is like a thesis on effective flow."

Is

Is "Previews" Better Than the Internet?

Although he finds Diamond's "Previews" catalog frustrating at times, ROBOT 6's Graeme McMillan ponders why it's still better than the internet at providing solicitation information for smaller publishers.

"Batman" Tops September Sales Charts

With "Batman" #1 leading the way, DC Comics took 17 of the top 20 sales spots in September's sales charts, with "Fear Itself" #6 the first Marvel title to chart, at the #8 position. ROBOT 6 has more.

Haven Distributors Shutting Down, Pledges to Re-Open

Haven Distributors Shutting Down, Pledges to Re-Open

In a statement provided to ROBOT 6, Haven Distributors director Lance Stahlberg confirmed the company's planned shutdown, but stated, "I do intend to come back."

New 52 Pickup - Week 6:

New 52 Pickup - Week 6: "Action Comics," "Swamp Thing" & More

Steve Sunu is six weeks into his competition pitting all 52 of DC Comics' series against each other, elimination-style! Half the field was eliminated last week -- which of this week's releases will make the cut?

Superman Fan Turns to Surgery to Become Man of Steel

Superman Fan Turns to Surgery to Become Man of Steel

ROBOT 6 has the story of a Superman fan so obsessed with the DC Comics icon that he's turned to multiple plastic surgeries since 1995 in order to resemble the Man of Steel as closely as possible.

Talking Comics with Rick Veitch

Talking Comics with Rick Veitch

ROBOT 6's Tim O'Shea spoke with Rick Veitch about his latest comic project, "The Big Lie," a collaboration with artist Gary Erksine that examines the possibility that there's more to 9/11 than we realize.

Crossing the Finish Line with DC's New 52

Crossing the Finish Line with DC's New 52

Tom Bondurant, ROBOT 6's Grumpy Old Fan, sifts through the final week of DC's New 52 premieres, and recommends "All-Star Western," "Aquaman," "The Fury of Firestorm" and "Justice League Dark."

ROBOT 6 REVIEW: Grant Morrison's

ROBOT 6 REVIEW: Grant Morrison's "Supergods"

ROBOT 6 contributor J. Caleb Mozzocco delves into Grant Morrison's "Supergods," a slightly confused, and occasionally frustrating, combination of autobiography and history of American superhero comics.

Giffen & Jurgens Replace Perez on

Giffen & Jurgens Replace Perez on "Superman"

Reports say George Perez is stepping down as writer and breakdown artist on "Superman," to be replaced by Keith Giffen and Dan Jurgens as of the seventh issue of the relaunched title.

5 Questions About Comics & the Kindle Fire

5 Questions About Comics & the Kindle Fire

With Amazon's entry into the world of tablet computing involving an exclusive contract with DC Comics, CBR Senior Editor Steve Gerding has some questions about what to expect when the Kindle Fire hits consumer hands in November.

Nielsen Runs Survey for DC Comics New 52

Nielsen Runs Survey for DC Comics New 52

Looking beyond across-the-board sellouts and critical reaction in gauging response to the New 52, DC Comics has hired Nielsen National Research Group to survey readers and retailers about the line-wide relaunch.

Talking Comics with Michael Kupperman

Talking Comics with Michael Kupperman

ROBOT 6's Tim O'Shea spoke with creator Michael Kupperman about his new Fantagraphics book, "Mark Twain's Autobiography 1910-2010, a humorous look at the last hundred years in the revered author's made-up life.

"This is a Catwoman for 2011"

Two DC Comics grabbed headlines this week for titillating scenes, and ROBOT 6's Kevin Melrose rounds up reactions to the first issues of "Catwoman" and "Red Hood and the Outlaws."

New, Improved

New, Improved "Wonder Woman" Could've Been Newer, More Improved

ROBOT 6's J. Caleb Mozzocco looks at DC's relaunched Wonder Woman title, noting " I liked this issue, and will happily read the next, but that doesn’t mean I can’t wish for an even better one."

New 52 Pickup - Week 3: Batman, GLC, Wonder Woman & More

New 52 Pickup - Week 3: Batman, GLC, Wonder Woman & More

In a week that sees the release of "Batman," "Wonder Woman" and "Catwoman" #1, Steve Sunu's New 52 Pickup culls more titles from his pull list as we approach the end of the first month of DC Comics' relaunch.

Talking Comics with John Arcudi

Talking Comics with John Arcudi

ROBOT 6's Tim O'Shea spoke with "Major Bummer" co-creator John Arcudi about the return of his and Doug Mahnke's slacker superhero in a new collection from Dark Horse, the potential for future stories and more.

Are Spoilers Spoiling Comics?

Are Spoilers Spoiling Comics?

ROBOT 6's Michael May contemplates how spoilers affect the reading of a comic book and whether they let readers focus on other elements of the story besides plot.

How Many Leaguers Can Fit in the First Issue of a Justice League Comic?

How Many Leaguers Can Fit in the First Issue of a Justice League Comic?

In light of the relaunch of DC's flagship team title, ROBOT 6's J. Caleb Mozzocco revisits previous first issues of Justice League from the 1960s, 80s and 90s.

Another New 52 Casualty: Amanda Waller’s Weight

Another New 52 Casualty: Amanda Waller’s Weight

Among the many changes to hit the characters of the DCU in the wake of "Flashpoint" and the launch of the New 52, one most fans didn't see coming was Amanda Waller's dramatic weight loss. ROBOT 6 has the details.

New 52 Pickup - Week 3: GL, Batwoman & More

New 52 Pickup - Week 3: GL, Batwoman & More

Three weeks into his New 52 experiment and Steve Sunu thins the field further. Which of this week's new releases will make the cut and which will find themselves out in the cold after a single issue?

The Anti-Sequence: Steranko's

The Anti-Sequence: Steranko's "Frogs!"

ROBOT 6's Matt Seneca revisits the decades-old "Frogs!" by Jim Steranko, a one-sheet comic that can be read top to bottom or sideways for a different story experience.

Six Great Superhero Comics by Six Unlikely Cartoonists

Six Great Superhero Comics by Six Unlikely Cartoonists

ROBOT 6's Chris Mautner lists six superhero tales he's enjoyed by six creators known for their indie comics, from Daniel Clowes' Death-Ray to John Simmons' very creepy Batman tale.

New 52 Pickup - Week 2: Animal, Super & Bat-men

New 52 Pickup - Week 2: Animal, Super & Bat-men

Steve Sunu weighs in on the first full week of DC Comics' New 52 releases, cutting two titles outright from his pull list while three more find themselves sitting on the fence.

Talking Comics with Elizabeth Breitweiser

Talking Comics with Elizabeth Breitweiser

ROBOT 6's Tim O'Shea spoke with colorist Elizabeth Breitweiser about the biggest misconceptions people have about a colorist's job, the challenge of doing the job well and much more.

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