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Thu, April 21st, 2005 | Category: Comic Books
This May, new "Superman" writer Mark Verheiden will have the task of guiding the Man of Steel through the deadly world of the post "Countdown" DC Universe. The former "Smallville" scribe spoke to CBR News about Superman and the challenges that lie in wait for the Man of Steel.
Mon, April 18th, 2005 | Category: Comic Books
This month Greg Rucka takes readers on a quest to solve the mystery of "The OMAC Project," which will cause some big changes in the DCU. Then over in "Gotham Central," some more big changes are afoot. CBR News spoke to Rucka about both of these series with a handful of preview art to whet your appetite.
Wed, April 13th, 2005 | Category: Comic Books
"Manhunter" is not your standard DC superhero book. It mixes superhero action, with courtroom drama, and gray colored noir style morality. CBR News spoke to "Manhunter" writer Marc Andreyko about the series, its unique character, where the book is headed, and how new readers can try an issue risk free.
Mon, April 11th, 2005 | Category: Comic Books
The massive villain jailbreak that took place in "New Avengers" left a huge mess for Marvel's heroes. This month in the pages of "Spider-Man: Breakout" Spidey begins cleaning up that mess by trying to end a gang war between two groups of villain escapees. CBR News spoke to writer Tony Bedard for the lowdown on the project.
Fri, April 8th, 2005 | Category: Comic Books
In the Battle of the Bulge American forces had to contend with a surprise German onslaught and arctic like temperatures. In Image's "Common Foe," those same soldiers find themselves hunted by something ancient, evil, and ravenous. CBR News spoke with co-writer Shannon Denton for the latest.
Mon, March 28th, 2005 | Category: Comic Books
As if being a teenager wasn't trouble enough Carmilla Black has to deal with guilt over her adopted parents' death, the effects of an unwanted super power and her megalomaniac birth mother. Black AKA The Scorpion is the star of a new arc of Marvel's "Amazing Fantasy." CBR News spoke with writer Fred Van Lente about the book. Includes an 11-page preview of #7.
Fri, March 25th, 2005 | Category: Comic Books
This May the long war between G.I. Joe and Cobra comes to a conclusion, to be followed by "G.I. Joe: America's Elite," a new ongoing series from Devils Due. CBR News got an intelligence briefing from "G.I. Joe" editor Mark Powers on all things Joe, plus a whole transports worth of preview art.
Tue, March 22nd, 2005 | Category: Comic Books
This May, the fuse lit in DC Comics' "Adam Strange" erupts a cosmic powder keg in "The Rann/Thanagar War" which stars a host of DC's science fiction characters. CBR News spoke With writer Dave Gibbons for a battlefield report and his feelings on the upcoming film version of "Watchmen."
Mon, March 21st, 2005 | Category: Comic Books
This June, Superman and Lois Lane travel to a city filled with fantastic creations, monsters, magic and a possible connection to the planet Krypton. Mike Kennedy and Carlos Meglia recount Lois and Clark's adventures in "Superman: Infinite City." CBR News spoke to Kennedy about the book.
Wed, March 9th, 2005 | Category: Comic Books
Many comic readers feel Englehart & Rogers run on "Detective Comcis" in the '70s told the definitive Batman story. This May, the duo return to comics with their follow up "Batman: Dark Detective." CBR News caught up with with Englehart for a chat about the series. Updated 3/14/05 with new cover images.
Fri, March 4th, 2005 | Category: Comic Books
After the events of "War Games," Batgirl relocated to the city of Bludhaven as one of the city's new champions. Now on her own, Batgirl's curiosity sends her on a journey of introspection. We spoke with writer Andersen Gabrych to see how life in the big city is treating Batgirl.
Thu, February 24th, 2005 | Category: Comic Books
Fans of "Hack/Slash" are going to love 2005. In addition to two previously announced comics, there's a stage adaptation of "Hack/Slash" coming this fall. CBR News spoke to "Hack/Slash" creator Tim Seeley, Chad Wise (penned the adaptation and directs the play) and the stars of the play, Stefani Bishop and Adam Mack.
Fri, February 18th, 2005 | Category: Comic Books
Coming This July from Wildstorm Signature is "Silent Dragon," a six-issue creator owned series by Andy Diggle and Leinil Yu that blends ancient Japanese culture with gritty sci-fi action. Diggle gave CBR News the scoop on the series as well as the latest on "The Losers" and "Adam Strange." Includes preview art from all three series.
Wed, February 9th, 2005 | Category: Comic Books
In April, with his six issue Wildstorm series "City of Tomorrow," Howard Chaykin takes readers to the island city of Colombia, a once idyllic community until something turned the robotic servants of Colombia into criminal masterminds. Chaykin spoke to CBR News about the series. Updated with preview images.
Tue, February 8th, 2005 | Category: Comic Books
The two latest projects from Paul Jenkins, "Batman: Jekyll and Hyde" and Shadow Walker, a supernatural creature featured in a recent Scum of the Earth video he co-directed, affords him the opportunity to tell stories about the human condition. We spoke with Jenkins about writing, directing and what the future holds for him.
Thu, February 3rd, 2005 | Category: Comic Books
When Deadshot, the DC Universe's deadliest marksman, discovers he has a daughter, he decides the best way to protect her is by eliminating the gangs that are turning her neighborhood into a war zone. CBR News spoke with writer Christos N Gage about the current "Deadshot" mini-series.
Wed, February 2nd, 2005 | Category: Comic Books
In April, Devin Grayson returns as the regular writer of "Nightwing," CBR News spoke to her about her plans for the book and the 400-page novel she's working on which features Nightwing and a number of prominent DC characters
Thu, January 27th, 2005 | Category: Comic Books
This July, Evil Ernie, one of the flagship characters of the late Chaos! Comics, makes his return to comics in "Hack/Slash: The Final Revenge of Evil Ernie." CBR News spoke with "Hack/Slash" writer Tim Seeley about the comic as well as his work on "G.I. Joe" and upcoming developments on that title.
Fri, January 21st, 2005 | Category: TV/Film
This February the sequel to blockbuster film "The Mask" hits theaters. CBR News spoke with screenwriter Lance Khazei about what fans of the comic series and the original film can expect from the sequel.
Thu, January 20th, 2005 | Category: Comic Books
Who is Hush? Readers thought they learned the answer to this mystery back in "Batman" #619. However, in a recent issue of "Gotham Knights," writer A.J. Lieberman revealed that Hush might not be Tommy Elliot. CBR News spoke with Lieberman about the revived mystery of Hush and his plans for "Gotham Knights," plus preview images from issue #62.