Articles By Brian Cronin
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Tue, March 26th, 2013 | Category: Digital Comics
Brian Cronin dives into the legal details in the comiXology Submit program, examining the contract and offering advice on what comic creators should consider when signing up with the new service.
Fri, February 1st, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
With this week's "Invincible" marking the second Robert Kirkman series to reach 100 issues, CBR took the time to spotlight the other North American comic creators to reach and surpass the century mark on a single title.
Fri, January 25th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
With rumors swirling about Jimmy Olsen becoming "Jenny" in Zack Snyder's "Man of Steel," CBR looks at Superman's Pal's history of dressing as a member of the opposite sex. Plus, Jenny's first in-comics appearance!
Wed, August 29th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
With "Justice League" #12 relationship-changing kiss on everyone's minds, CBR's Brian Cronin leads us on a look back at the history of Superman and Wonder Woman's previous romantic embraces.
Thu, December 8th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books
With "Avengers Vs. X-Men" set to explode in 2012, CSBG's Brian Cronin looks at how the relationship between Marvel's two biggest teams has developed since both were introduced to fans in 1963.
Fri, March 11th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books
CBR examines depositions from the Jack Kirby/Marvel Comics copyright lawsuit to figure out what they reveal about the strategies of both parties and the state of the Kirby family's claim.
Thu, July 1st, 2010 | Category: Comic Books
With the introduction of Wonder Woman's new costume making headlines worldwide, we enlisted CSBG's Brian Cronin to provide us with a rundown of the Amazonian princess' looks throughout her nearly 70 year history.
Mon, February 15th, 2010 | Category: TV/Film
Writer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa spoke with CBR News about the upcoming remake - and revamp - of the 1966 musical, "It's a Bird...It's a Plane...It's Superman," set to hit the stage in Dallas, Texas this summer.
Thu, July 9th, 2009 | Category: TV/Film
CBR Legal Expert Brian Cronin offers analysis on Wednesday's decision in the ongoing battle between DC/Warner Bros. and Jerry Siegel's heirs, the latest involving disputes over recent licensing agreements for projects like "Superman Returns."
Fri, March 28th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books
In a possibly historic ruling, a federal judge Wednesday determined that the heirs of Superman co-creator, Jerry Siegel, are now the rightful owners of one-half of the copyright of Superman, and have been since 1999.
Fri, November 3rd, 2006 | Category: Comic Books
Was "Masters of the Universe" a reworked Fourth World movie? Was Storm the result of a combination of two characters? Did Morrison and Millar pitch an evil Professor X story?
Sat, October 28th, 2006 | Category: Comic Books
Was there a a DC hero water skiing show at Seaworld? Did DC produce comics for the CIA? What odd decision forced a change in dialogue for an early Question story?
Fri, October 20th, 2006 | Category: Comic Books
We conclude our unveiling of CBR's All Time Top 100 Writers and Artists by revealing the top two writers! You can probably guess who the final two are, but which order did they place? Come inside to find out!
Thu, October 19th, 2006 | Category: Comic Books
All week we've been counting down CBR's All Time Top 100 Writers and Artists. Today, we present the #2 and #1 artist as voted on by members of the CBR Community. Who took the top spot? Come inside to find out.
Wed, October 18th, 2006 | Category: Comic Books
The countdown continues as we take a look at the #3 artist and writer on CBR's All Time Top 100 Writers and Artists list. Tomorrow, the #2 & #1 artist!
Tue, October 17th, 2006 | Category: Comic Books
CBR's All Time Top 100 Writers and Artists countdown continues as we present the #4 favorite writer and artists as voted on by members of the CBR Forums community. Who made the cut today? Come inside to find out.
Mon, October 16th, 2006 | Category: Comic Books
Did Denny O'Neil name Optimus Prime? Was Alan Davis set to do art on "Green Lantern: Rebirth?" Was Scott Lobdell in the right place at the right time to get the "Uncanny X-Men" gig?
Fri, September 29th, 2006 | Category: Comic Books
Did profanity accidentally end up in an issue of "The Defenders?" Was Wolverine originally supposed to kill Sabretooth? Were Namor & The Human Torch the first comic book team-up?
Fri, August 18th, 2006 | Category: Comic Books
Another week, another set of urban legends addressed. This week, Brian tackles the Pet Shop Boys/Marvel connection, the 1963 annual created in 1988 and Earth-X's original name.
Fri, August 11th, 2006 | Category: Comic Books
Was Yellowjacket II originally to be a member of the Thunderbolts? Did J.M. DeMatteis have to toss out a plot involving Dr. Strange's father? What's Squadron Supreme's connection to the JLA? Brian's got answers for you.