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The Mixed Message of Manara's "Spider-Woman" Variant, Reason For No "Big Hero 6" Plans

The Mixed Message of Manara's "Spider-Woman" Variant, Reason For No "Big Hero 6" Plans

Marvel editor-in-chief Axel Alonso returns to his column to discuss Milo Manara's controversial "Spider-Woman" variant cover, "Big Hero 6" & more.

FAN EXPO: Revisiting Canada’s Own Hero at the Captain Canuck Super Panel

FAN EXPO: Revisiting Canada’s Own Hero at the Captain Canuck Super Panel

Comic Books

The Captain Canuck team returned to Toronto to discuss the animated web series, what influenced the redesign of Captain Canuck and what developments they have in store for the future.

8 minutes ago
by Jesmarnin Lafuente
TOYING AROUND: Marvel,

TOYING AROUND: Marvel, "Titanfall," "Street Fighter" & More!

Comic Books

Marvel properties like Spider-Man and "Guardians of the Galaxy" share the spotlight with video games such as "Dead Space 3," "Titanfall" and more!

1 hour ago
by TJ Dietsch
REVIEW: Dynamite's

REVIEW: Dynamite's "Bob's Burgers" #1

Comic Books

With a creative team drawn from the animated series, "Bob's Burgers" #1 is "a great start" to the ongoing comic book adventures from Dynamite.

1 hour ago
EXCL PREVIEW: Darien Looks to Save the Empire in

EXCL PREVIEW: Darien Looks to Save the Empire in "Star Mage" #6

Comic Books

The final issue of JC De La Torre & Franco Cespedes' IDW series "Star Mage" brings Darien face-to-face with foes who question his loyalties.

2 hours ago
Liam Neeson Says He'd Play Ra’s al Ghul on

Liam Neeson Says He'd Play Ra’s al Ghul on "Arrow" "in a Heartbeat"

TV/Film

The actor, who previously played Ra’s al Ghul in Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy, has said he'd be willing to return to the role on the small screen.

2 hours ago
by JK Parkin

"The Multiversity": Adventures on Earth-You

Comic Books

Now that Grant Morrison’s long-awaited miniseries has debuted, ROBOT 6 considers what to take away from the first issue & the notion of "headcanon."

3 hours ago
Texas Pastor Petitions City Council to Remove Vampire Books From Local Library

Texas Pastor Petitions City Council to Remove Vampire Books From Local Library

Comic Books

A pastor in Cleveland, Texas, has called for the removal of "occult" books from the teen room at the local library, including the manga "Vampire Knight."

3 hours ago
PREVIEW: Farmers Take to the Skies in

PREVIEW: Farmers Take to the Skies in "God Hates Astronauts" #1

Comic Books

Ryan Browne debuts "God Hates Astronauts" #1 at Image Comics, in which a group of Astro-Farmers travel to space but don't receive a warm welcome.

4 hours ago

"Is There a Good Comic Behind That Glow in the Dark Cover?"

Comic Books

CSBG looks at '90s comic covers to discover if there's more to the book's than just their gimmick covers, including the latest, "Cyberspace 3000" #1!

5 hours ago
EXCL PREVIEW: Pets Take Over

EXCL PREVIEW: Pets Take Over "My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic" #23

Comic Books

When the Ponies aren't around to protect Ponyville, their pets take on the task in Jeremy Whitley & Amy Mebberson's "My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic" #23.

6 hours ago
Report Claims Warburton to Return as

Report Claims Warburton to Return as "The Tick"

TV/Film

In an unexpected development, People reports that Patrick Warburton will return as The Tick, 12 years after cancellation, via revival on Amazon.

9 hours ago
by Albert Ching

"The LEGO Movie" Directors to Bring "Greatest American Hero" Back to TV

TV/Film

A "The Greatest American Hero" series executive produced by "The LEGO Movie" directors Phil Lord & Chris Miller is headed to television.

21 hours ago
by Steve Sunu
Marvel's New

Marvel's New "AXIS" Trailer Details the Story So Far

Comic Books

Marvel Comics has released a new trailer for Rick Remender's "AXIS" event, detailing the story's development since "Avengers Vs. X-Men."

21 hours ago

"Hawkeye" Sign-Language Issue Inspired by Utah Teen

Comic Books

Matt Fraction & David Aja's "Hawkeye" #19 told its story via American Sign Language, and as it turns out the issue was inspired by a teenage girl.

21 hours ago
EXCLUSIVE: Levine Brings His

EXCLUSIVE: Levine Brings His "Bowery Boys" To Dark Horse

Comic Books

Cory Levine discusses "Bowery Boys," a coming-of-age tale of mystery and adventure set in mid-19th century New York, set to be released as a Dark Horse hardcover.

23 hours ago
by Steve Sunu
PREVIEW: The Battle Commences in

PREVIEW: The Battle Commences in "Avengers & X-Men: AXIS" #1

Comic Books

Marvel has released an advance first look at interiors from "AXIS" #1 from the superstar creative team of writer Rick Remender and Adam Kubert.

23 hours ago
PREVIEW: Earl Tubb Seeks Vengeance in

PREVIEW: Earl Tubb Seeks Vengeance in "Southern Bastards" #4

Comic Books

The first story arc of Jason Aaron & Jason Latour's "Southern Bastards" #4 wraps up with Earl Tubb eager to lodge a stick in Coach Boss' head.

23 hours ago
The Rich History of Captain Mar... er, Shazam!

The Rich History of Captain Mar... er, Shazam!

Comic Books

With a seemingly-confirmed movie on the way, an increased DCU profile and a new name, CBR runs down the fascinating history of Shazam!

Fri, August 29th, 2014
by Marc Buxton
Jennifer Aniston, John Hawkes and Daniel Schecter Drawn to

Jennifer Aniston, John Hawkes and Daniel Schecter Drawn to "Life of Crime"

TV/Film

The stars and director of the new comedy drama discuss bringing Elmore Leonard's 1978 novel "The Switch" to the screen,

Fri, August 29th, 2014
Is Captain Marvel in

Is Captain Marvel in "Avengers: Age of Ultron," or Isn't She?

TV/Film

Despite rumors to the contrary, it turns out that Carol Danvers might not appear in Marvel’s "Avengers" sequel after all.

Fri, August 29th, 2014
Canada Introduces Superman Coins Featuring Iconic DC Covers

Canada Introduces Superman Coins Featuring Iconic DC Covers

Comic Books

The Royal Canadian Mint has introduced four new Canadian collector coins featuring iconic Superman comic book covers, including "Action Comics" #1.

Fri, August 29th, 2014
REVIEW: Bendis & Asrar's

REVIEW: Bendis & Asrar's "All-New X-Men" #31

Comic Books

Brian Michael Bendis and Mahmud Asrar's "All-New X-Men" #31 delivers an impressive issue filled with "chemistry and humor" between characters.

Fri, August 29th, 2014
EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW: New Horrors Arrive in

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW: New Horrors Arrive in "The Woods" #5

Comic Books

Horrors lurks around every corner as a new arc begins for BOOM! Studios' "The Woods" #5 by James Tynion IV and Michael Dialynas.

Fri, August 29th, 2014
Murray, Gjokaj Added as

Murray, Gjokaj Added as "Agent Carter" Series Regulars

TV/Film

Hayley Atwell will have company at the Strategic Scientific Reserve, with Chad Michael Murray and Enver Gjokaj both cast in the ABC series.

Fri, August 29th, 2014
by Albert Ching

"Supernatural's" Amy Gumenick Joins "Arrow" Season Two

TV/Film

"Supernatural" alum Amy Gumenick has joined "Arrow" season two as Carrie Cutter, better known as Cupid, a villain with an obsessive crush on the Arrow.

Fri, August 29th, 2014
by Steve Sunu
PREVIEW: Soule & Stegman's

PREVIEW: Soule & Stegman's "Inhuman" #6

Comic Books

New Attilan is under siege and Medusa will stop at nothing to save her people in Marvel's "Inhuman" #6 by Charles Soule & Ryan Stegman.

Fri, August 29th, 2014
Atwell and Producers Release Intel on

Atwell and Producers Release Intel on "Agent Carter"

TV/Film

Though "Agent Carter" info remains scarce, the show's executive producers and star Hayley Atwell discuss the "huge responsibility" of getting it right.

Fri, August 29th, 2014
by Albert Ching
Comic Book Legends Revealed: Was Human Torch Pulled from TV Over Self-Immolation Fears?

Comic Book Legends Revealed: Was Human Torch Pulled from TV Over Self-Immolation Fears?

Comic Books

This week, was Human Torch pulled from "Spider-Man and his Amazing Friends" over fears kids would light themselves on fire? Plus more Human Torch legends!

Fri, August 29th, 2014
Is Wesley Snipes Returning as Blade?

Is Wesley Snipes Returning as Blade?

TV/Film

A new report contends Wesley Snipes is set to don the shades and leather trench coat for a fourth time as Marvel’s vampire hunter, Blade.

Fri, August 29th, 2014
COMIC REEL: New Look at Coulson in

COMIC REEL: New Look at Coulson in "Agents of SHIELD"; Phoenix Up For "Doctor Strange"

TV/Film

Check out a first look at Phil Coulson in "Agents of SHIELD" season two; Joaquin Phoenix reportedly in final negotiations for "Doctor Strange" & more.

Fri, August 29th, 2014
by Steve Sunu
Ladrönn Explains the Secrets of Depicting

Ladrönn Explains the Secrets of Depicting "The Final Incal"

Comic Books

Ladrönn spoke with CBR News about working with Alejandro Jodorowsky on a sequel to one of the most acclaimed comics of all time.

Fri, August 29th, 2014
by Alex Dueben
John Erick and Drew Dowdle Unearth Terror With

John Erick and Drew Dowdle Unearth Terror With "As Above, So Below"

TV/Film

Director John Erick Dowdle and co-writer/producer Drew Dowdle discuss returning to their found-footage roots with the supernatural thriller "As Above, So Below."

Fri, August 29th, 2014
5-STAR REVIEW: Palmiotti, Gray & Cooke Conclude

5-STAR REVIEW: Palmiotti, Gray & Cooke Conclude "All-Star Western"

Comic Books

Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin Gray & Darwyn Cooke deliver an incredible series conclusion with "All-Star Western" #34, sending Jonah Hex into the sunset.

Fri, August 29th, 2014
CBR TV: Chuck Dixon on his Legacy, Bane and Conservative Criticism

CBR TV: Chuck Dixon on his Legacy, Bane and Conservative Criticism

Comic Books

"Winterworld" writer Chuck Dixon talks "Alien Legion," replacing Bruce Wayne, catching lightning in a bottle with Bane and being a conservative writer.

Fri, August 29th, 2014
by Jonah Weiland
Teasers Offer Insight  Into

Teasers Offer Insight Into "AXIS" Motivations

Comic Books

Red Skull attempts to recruit Havok to his cause while the 'superior' Tony Stark is blamed for the events of "AXIS" in two new teasers.

Fri, August 29th, 2014
by Stephen Gerding
The Long, Tangled History of Grant Morrison's Mister Nobody

The Long, Tangled History of Grant Morrison's Mister Nobody

Comic Books

Learn the cultural inspirations for Grant Morrison's Doom Patrol villain, Mr. Nobody, back to Wavy Gravy, Betty Boop and a black vaudeville superstar.

Fri, August 29th, 2014
Comics A.M. - Comic-Con Doesn't Rule Out Staying in San Diego

Comics A.M. - Comic-Con Doesn't Rule Out Staying in San Diego

Comic Books

Convention center expansion isn't only factor in organizers' decision! Interviews with Darryl “DMC” McDaniels and Ales Kot! Lynda Barry speaks at Willlamette University!

Fri, August 29th, 2014
EXCL. PREVIEW: Asmus, Van Lente & Kano's

EXCL. PREVIEW: Asmus, Van Lente & Kano's "The Delinquents" #2

Comic Books

Things escalate quickly when Quantum & Woody and Archer & Armstrong are at odds in Valiant's "Delinquents" #2 by James Asmus, Fred Van Lente & Kano.

Fri, August 29th, 2014
The Line it is Drawn: Man, Superman Is A <em>Jerk</em>!

The Line it is Drawn: Man, Superman Is A Jerk!

Comic Books

This week, Line artists pay homage to one of the Silver Age's weirdest Superman cover phenomenons - Superdickery! (Guest-starring Comic Sans!)

Fri, August 29th, 2014

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