Chris Arrant

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Articles By Chris Arrant

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Sun, December 1st, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

"Top 10" artist Gene Ha talks openly about his sabbatical from the Big Two, "pinch-hitting" at DC Comics and his upcoming creator-owned endeavor.

Wildstorm Wanes in DC's New 52 Era

Wed, November 20th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

With "Stormwatch" ending in April, Chris Arrant explores the question as to whether any interest remains in Wildstorm's characters.

"City of Heroes" Fans Raise $678,000 For Replacement Game

Wed, November 6th, 2013 | Category: Video Games

Fans of the shuttered "City of Heroes" online video game have begun a Kickstarter for "City of Titans," a "spiritual successor" to the MMO.

JMS Talks Collaborating With Wachowskis For Netflix’s "Sense8"

Wed, October 30th, 2013 | Category: TV, Film

J. Michael Straczynski spoke with SPINOFF about "Sense8," his unique collaboration with Andy & Lana Wachowski for Netflix.

Kanalz on "Beware the Batman" and DC's Digital Comics Future

Wed, October 30th, 2013 | Category: Digital Comics

Hank Kanalz discusses DC Comics' digital agenda and the launch of "Beware the Batman." Plus, an exclusive preview of "Batman Beyond 2.0."

Back to the "Future Past": Homages to "Uncanny X-Men" #141

Sat, September 28th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

The classic "Days of Future Past" arc began in "Uncanny X-Men" #141, and its cover by John Byrne & Terry Austin has been the subject of numerous homages. ROBOT 6 highlights some of the best!

Aaron Lopresti's "I... Batman" Pays Homage to Bolland & Timm

Wed, September 18th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Creator Aaron Lopresti spoke to ROBOT 6 about drawing Batman on his own terms in the digital-first "Legends of the Dark Knight," with his story "I... Batman" featuring nods to Brian Bolland, Bruce Timm and more.

Six DC Comics Stories That Would Make Great Animated Features

Thu, September 5th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

With the recent release of "Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox," ROBOT 6's Chris Arrant explores six other stories from across DC Comics history that should be next in line for animation.

Hughes Reveals Fate of "All-Star Wonder Woman" and His 2012 Plans

Wed, January 25th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

CBR News spoke with acclaimed artist and writer Adam Hughes about the ultimate fate of "All-Star Wonder Woman," drawing covers and his unconventional convention business.

Comics' Most Notorious No-Shows, Part 2

Tue, December 27th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

From Frank Miller and Roger Stern's Doctor Strange to the completed and never to be published Alan Grant and Frank Quitely Lobo mini, CBR wraps our list of infamous comic book no-shows with the final 15 titles.

Comics' Most Notorious No-Shows, Part 1

Thu, December 22nd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

From Grant Morrison's "Multiversity" to J. Scott Campbell's Spider-Man project, CBR runs down the 15 of the 30 most legendary announced-then-never-released comics ever, and the chances of their eventual publication.

The Hit List: Unproduced Screenplays that Could Become Hit Comic Books

Tue, October 11th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

From Joss Whedon's "Wonder Woman" to John Milius' "Sgt. Rock," CBR runs down 22 screenplays that never moved beyond the written word, but could prove to be bona fide hits on comic shelves.

Is an Unproduced Screenplay the Next Great Comic Book?

Mon, October 10th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

After the success of "Kevin Smith's Green Hornet" and "Frank Miller's Robocop," are there more hit comics in Hollywood's recycle bin? CBR News investigates the most likely candidates.

THE LATE LIST 2: More Comics No Shows

Thu, August 4th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

From worst to first, we dig through the calendar and discover delayed titles from all corners of comics, shining the spotlight on the regular suspects as well as some you might not even remember. UPDATED 8-10-2011

The Late List: Counting Comics No Shows

Thu, June 30th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

From “All-Star Batman” to “The Twelve,” CBR runs down 15 of the most rampant late comics NOT on store shelves today to find out how long they've been late, what’s taking so long and when to expect them to finally ship.

Reciting The Green Lantern Oath

Thu, May 19th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

With the release of the Green Lantern movie, the character's oath is on its way to penetrating the consciousness of the public at large. But do you know the full history of the phrase? CBR is here to fill in the blanks.