Brian K. Eason
Articles By Brian K. Eason
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Tue, December 9th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books
With "Batman R.I.P." concluded and "The Dark Knight" available on DVD now, CBR presents a new series spotlighting the history of the Batman and the creators that made the character a part of the pop culture landscape.
Fri, December 5th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books
Frank Castle is a natural born warrior. His battlefield is the streets. With “Punisher: War Zone” in theaters now, CBR examines The Punisher’s one-man war on crime from his first appearance through today.
Thu, December 4th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books
Physicist, lawyer, psychologist, chemist, mathematician, millionaire, superhero. Michael Holt is the genius behind the JSA and Checkmate. Join CBR as we look at the many talents of Mr. Terrific.
Wed, November 19th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books
The first African-American to get his own title from DC, a founding Outsider, a Secretary of Education, a husband and a father. But in Final Crisis, Black Lightning was forced to join the Dark Side.
Thu, November 13th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books
Join us in this latest installment of CBR's series spotlighting The Flash's classic gallery of Rogues, as we hold a mirror up to the two men who've operated as the villainous Mirror Master.
Tue, November 11th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books
One of The Flash's most classic foes, The Trickster has existed in two incarnations, both of whom have had quite a ride in events connected with DC Comics' epic "Final Crisis." We look at the characters' origins.
Wed, October 15th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books
Two of The Flash's oldest foes, Heat Wave and Weather Wizard are cornerstones of the Rogues. Now facing what may be their final mission, the villains are looking for payback against Inertia in the pages of "Final Crisis: Rogues' Revenge."
Tue, October 7th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books
A study in contrasts: he is an honorable rogue, a loving brother and friend, a lethal enemy, and courageous leader. As he takes the Rogues on one last mission, CBR looks at the not always cold heart of Captain Cold.
Fri, September 19th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books
J'onn J'onzz helped usher in the Silver Age of superhero comics, but that didn't save him from meeting a brutal end in "Final Crisis." CBR looks back on the life of the Martian Manhunter.
Tue, September 16th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books
Bumbler, loser, fool. Yet he committed one of the most horrifying acts in the history of superhero comics. CBR brings you the birth, life and many deaths of the notorious Doctor Light, who wasn't always so notorious.
Wed, July 16th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books
With the premiere of the "The Dark Knight" nearly upon us, CBR brings you the second of an in-depth history of the Joker in comics and film, from the turbulent 1970s to the new Heath Ledger-starring film.
Fri, July 11th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books
With "The Dark Knight" in theaters around the world next week, we take an in-depth look at the literary and cinematic history of the Batman's greatest foe, the Joker, in this first of a two-part series.
Thu, June 5th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books
In this first of a series of background features on the many characters in DC's "Final Crisis," CBR's Brian Eason details the histories of issue #1 obscurities Libra and the Human Flame.
Fri, August 17th, 2007 | Category: Comic Books
With a Geoff Johns-produced movie in the works and a new series on stands now, DC's Metal Men are enjoying a new renaissance. CBR takes you deep into the history of DC's hardest heroes.
Mon, August 6th, 2007 | Category: Comic Books
CBR continues our coverage of the new age of Booster Gold with a comprehensive look at the character's history, starting from his first appearance to his emergence in "52" as one of DC"s greatest heroes.
Mon, June 11th, 2007 | Category: Comic Books
CBR's Brian Eason tracks the tragic tale of Jason Todd, the second Robin, from his bright-eyed birth to his troubled adolescence, brutal murder and controversial resurrection.
Wed, May 9th, 2007 | Category: Comic Books
With big developments in store for Black Canary shortly, Brian Eason looks back at one of the most dynamic female characters in the DCU and he oft times dark past.
Fri, April 13th, 2007 | Category: Comic Books
With the "Sinestro Corps Special" coming from DC in June, the greatest rogue in Green Lantern history gets a major spotlight. Brian Eason takes a look back on the complicated history of Sinestro in the DCU.
Wed, December 6th, 2006 | Category: Comic Books
This week, Marc Andreyko's "Manhunter" series makes a triumphant return to the stands. Brian Eason stops by to take a look the long and varied history of DC's Manhunter's and how this latest one fits into the mix.