Brian Cronin

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Comic Book Legends: Was "The Killing Joke" Originally Out of Continuity?

Fri, July 22nd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Was Alan Moore and Brian Bolland's tale meant to be in continuity? And did Wally West's friend Chunk nearly get his own series?

The Line It Is Drawn Presents: Comic Book Characters, 300 Years Into the Future!

Fri, July 22nd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

The Line It Is Drawn celebrates its 300th edition by taking some comic book characters years into the future with some special guest artists!

The Greatest "Star Trek" Comic Book Stories of All-Time

Fri, July 22nd, 2016 | Category: TV, Comic Books

With "Star Trek Beyond" now in theaters, CBR counts down the greatest "Star Trek" comic book stories ever told.

Did the Hulk's Various Personalities Ever Actually Merge into One?

Thu, July 21st, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

We all know that for a brief moment in time, the Hulk and Bruce Banner's personalities became a healthy whole -- or did they?

TV Legends Revealed: Did "Star Trek's" Red Shirts Really Have a Higher Casualty Rate?

Thu, July 21st, 2016 | Category: TV

Discover which color of shirt was truly the most dangerous to wear for the original crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise.

The Great Comic Cover Homage Streak Hits Week 200!

Thu, July 21st, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

CSBG finds at least one new comic book cover released each week that is an homage, with the streak now hitting a remarkable 200 consecutive weeks!

Beam Up This Amazing Star Trek Line it is Drawn Gallery

Wed, July 20th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

In honor of "Star Trek Beyond" opening this weekend, CSBG shares a collection of classic Line it is Drawn Star Trek pieces.

Why Couldn't DC Comics Do a Superman/Star Trek Crossover?

Wed, July 20th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

CSBG has the hilariously silly reason why Paramount wouldn't allow DC Comics to do a Superman/Star Trek crossover.

That Time "Star Trek's" Sulu was Black and Uhura was White

Tue, July 19th, 2016 | Category: TV, Comic Books

CSBG spotlights the time that a "Star Trek" comic book was published with a Black Sulu and a White Uhura!

Beyond Batman: 10 Gotham City Superheroes Who Weren't What They Seemed

Tue, July 19th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

With the mysterious Gotham and Gotham Girl currently appearing in "Batman," CBR looks at ten other heroes who weren't what they appeared to be.

"Could Hulk Have Torn Apart Wolverine's Adamantium Skeleton?" & More Questions Answered

Sun, July 17th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

CSBG always answers reader-submitted questions, including whether the Hulk could have torn Wolverine's adamantium skeleton apart.

"Did She Just Kill That Guy With Her 'You Know What'?" & More Bad Comic Book Ideas

Sun, July 17th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

CSBG has a collection of really bad comic book ideas, like the Titans character who once used a rather delicate body part to kill a guy.

"Top Five Most Destructive Hulk Rampages" & More Top Five Lists

Sat, July 16th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

CSBG has a library of top five countdowns, including their latest, a look at the top five biggest rampages the Incredible Hulk ever went on!

Why Was This "Ghostbusters II" Ending Removed From the Comic Book Adaptation?

Sat, July 16th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

If you've read the "Ghostbusters II" comic, you probably didn't realize you weren't getting the whole story. Find out why Columbia wanted it removed!

10 Times Superheroes Killed Other Superheroes for "The Greater Good"

Sat, July 16th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Following "Civil War" #3's example, CBR looks at ten other examples of hero-on-hero crime where the stakes were so high murder was the only option.

"So What's the Deal With Hawkeye's Hearing?" & More Comic Book Retcons

Sat, July 16th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

CSBG has an archive of notable comic book retcons, like the surprisingly complicated history of whether or not Hawkeye is hearing impaired.

Comic Book Legends: How Kevin Smith's "Daredevil" Almost Never Happened

Fri, July 15th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Was Kevin Smith's "Daredevil" run almost over before it began? And see the "Ghostbusters II" comic's ending Columbia Pictures wouldn't let be published!

How the First Avengers vs. X-Men Crossover Saved Magneto from Villainy

Fri, July 15th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

CSBG's latest look at a dropped plots shows how Marvel changed course about Magneto's return to villainy in the first "X-Men vs. Avengers" series.

Line it is Drawn Celebrates the 20th Anniversary of DC & Marvel's Amalgam

Fri, July 15th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

The Line celebrates the unique crossover event from two decades ago with some original inter-publisher mash-up of our own!

That Time Hawkeye Defeated the Hulk One-on-One... Nearly 50 Years Ago!

Fri, July 15th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Now that they share some heavy duty history, CSBG looks back at one of their strangest fights, when Hawkeye took on the Hulk solo... and won?!

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