Articles By Alan Kistler
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Thu, August 8th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
George Pérez, Val Mayerick, Martin Pasko and more discuss how DC Comics' superhero titles changed in the 1970s, further contrasting the era with the modern approach to comic books.
Fri, August 2nd, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Creators from across the decades assembled to discuss editor Julius Schwartz' time on DC Comics' Superman titles, which expanded into a discussion of what makes the Man of Steel tick.
Thu, August 1st, 2013 | Category: TV/Film
The actors and producers of "Beware the Batman" discussed the show's approach to the legend of the Dark Knight, its emphasis on relatively obscure villains and teased their plans for Barbara Gordon.
Mon, July 29th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
"ElfQuest" creators Richard and Wendy Pini alongside a panel of "ElfQuest" experts discussed the current state of the popular comic and the future of the franchise, including new comics from Dark Horse.
Sun, July 28th, 2013 | Category: Digital Comics
At Comic-Con, Legendary artist Neal Adams and author/historian Rafael Medoff screened their "They Spoke Out" motion comics based on the historical figures who tried to stop the Holocaust.
Thu, June 27th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
How has General Dru-Zod evolved into one of Superman's most famous arch-foes? Fresh off his most recent appearance in "Man of Steel," CBR News examines the many incarnations of this Kryptonian villain.
Wed, June 5th, 2013 | Category: Digital Comics
DC Entertainment President Diane Nelson and DC Comics Co-Publisher Jim Lee introduce the company's newest digital comics initiative: DC² and DC²: Multiverse, a new, interactive approach to storytelling.
Mon, May 6th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
CBR spoke with Scott Snyder and Jim Lee during a Free Comic Book Day signing about their upcoming title, "Superman Unchained," and Snyder and Greg Capullo's "Batman: Zero Year" origin story.
Mon, April 15th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film
Documentarian Kristy Guevara-Flanagan spoke with CBR about exploring the origins and cultural significance of William Moulton Marston's Amazonian princess in "Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines."
Wed, February 13th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film
The cast and crew of "LEGO Batman: The Movie - DC Heroes Unite" gathered in NYC for the film's red carpet premiere where they spoke with CBR about the movie's story, its all-ages tone and a potential sequel.
Wed, January 16th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Following the announcement of Brian Wood and Olivier Coipel's "X-Men" relaunch featuring an all-female cast, Alan Kistler examines the Children of the Atom's long history of strong, powerful women.
Fri, December 21st, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
Following our poll regarding which DC Comics heroes you want to see make their New 52 debuts in 2013, CBR breaks down the results with background info and how each one might fit into the current DCU.
Fri, December 7th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
With Vertigo Executive Editor Karen Berger departing her position and the cancellation of "Hellblazer," CBR looks at the history of the acclaimed DC Comics' imprint and presents our picks for its top ten series.
Mon, December 3rd, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
For 70 years, DC Comics' Oliver Queen AKA Green Arrow has delighted readers. CBR News examines the Emerald Archer's lengthy history from his Golden Age origins to his latest television romp in "Arrow."
Tue, October 23rd, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
At New York Comic Con 2012, Archie Comics announced what to expect from "New Crusaders," the return of "Sonic Underground," and details on the Sega/Capcom crossover between Mega Man and Sonic the Hedgehog.
Thu, October 18th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
Jane Espenson, Rebekah Isaacs and a surprise visit from Nicholas Brendon highlighted Dark Horse's panel celebrating 15 years of Joss Whedon's Buffy, discussing the comics, the television series and how it all remains relevant.
Wed, October 17th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
Marvel and developer Gazillion Entertainment teamed up at New York Comic Con to deliver the latest news on the highly anticipated MMO, "Marvel Heroes," including new playable characters.
Thu, October 11th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
The night before New York Comic Con opened its doors, DC Entertainment and Kia unveiled Bruce Wayne's newest ride - a customized Optima, tricked out with Batarangs, bat signal headlights and a full Batman uniform.
Fri, October 5th, 2012 | Category: TV/Film
In anticipation of Warner Bros' "Arrow," Alan Kistler explores the studio's current interest in DC Comics' superheroes, asking why it won't embrace what made the characters popular in the first place.
Mon, September 24th, 2012 | Category: TV/Film
Director Jay Oliva, Voice Director Andrea Romano and actor David Selby discussed the latest DC Universe Animated Feature "Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1," an adaptation of Frank Miller's seminal Batman tale.