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Kreisberg Discusses DC's Expanding TV Mythology on "Arrow" and "The Flash"

Kreisberg Discusses DC's Expanding TV Mythology on "Arrow" and "The Flash"

Andrew Kreisberg promises a new foil for Oliver Queen in Brandon Routh's Ray Palmer and explains the more hopeful tone of "The Flash."

The Dangers of Origin Story Overkill

The Dangers of Origin Story Overkill

TV/Film

With comic book movies and TV shows continually looking backwards, how long before audiences tire of seeing their heroes in a rear-view mirror?

38 minutes ago
by Blake Northcott
The Countdown of the Greatest Batman Stories Ever Told Hits The Top 5!

The Countdown of the Greatest Batman Stories Ever Told Hits The Top 5!

Comic Books

CSBG continues their countdown of the greatest Batman stories ever told as they reach the top five!

1 hour ago
PREVIEWS: Image Comics on Sale July 23 & July 30

PREVIEWS: Image Comics on Sale July 23 & July 30

Comic Books

To prepare for SDCC, CBR invites you to check out the next two weeks of Image Comics releases including the "Fatale" finale, "Low" #1 and more!

1 hour ago
by CBR News Team
X-POSITION: Duggan on the Dark and Funny in

X-POSITION: Duggan on the Dark and Funny in "Deadpool"

Comic Books

Gerry Duggan rejoins X-Position to discuss the upcoming "Deadpool" developments, and why the darkest and funniest material is still to come.

2 hours ago
by Steve Sunu
Kreisberg Discusses DC's Expanding TV Mythology on

Kreisberg Discusses DC's Expanding TV Mythology on "Arrow" and "The Flash"

TV/Film

Andrew Kreisberg promises a new foil for Oliver Queen in Brandon Routh's Ray Palmer and explains the more hopeful tone of "The Flash."

3 hours ago
by Scott Huver
EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW: Pat Shand & Larry Watts'

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW: Pat Shand & Larry Watts' "Robyn Hood" #1

Comic Books

Zenescope's premier archer is back in a new series, as CBR presents an exclusive preview of "Robyn Hood" #1 by Pat Shand & Larry Watts.

4 hours ago
SDCC: Grant Morrison Heads to BOOM! Studios

SDCC: Grant Morrison Heads to BOOM! Studios

Comic Books

The final teaser in BOOM! Studios' Comic-Con International lead-up states that Grant Morrison will bring a new mystery to the publisher.

4 hours ago
by Steve Sunu
SDCC EXCLUSIVE: Fawkes Takes On

SDCC EXCLUSIVE: Fawkes Takes On "Archer & Armstrong: The One Percent"

Comic Books

Ray Fawkes discusses his Valiant debut on "Archer & Armstrong: The One Percent," a one-shot highlighting the series' richest Sect.

4 hours ago
by Steve Sunu
Dauterman Reveals Thor & Thor Odinson Character Models

Dauterman Reveals Thor & Thor Odinson Character Models

Comic Books

A week after Marvel announced a female Thor, series artist Russell Dauterman posted character models for both versions of the God of Thunder.

4 hours ago
Ron Marz To Write Dynamite's

Ron Marz To Write Dynamite's "John Carter: Warlord of Mars"

Comic Books

The first collaborative series between Dynamite and the Edgar Rice Burroughs estate will feature a writer familiar to "John Carter of Mars."

5 hours ago
by Kiel Phegley
Mimi Pond Takes the Acidic Nature of the '70s

Mimi Pond Takes the Acidic Nature of the '70s "Over Easy"

Comic Books

Over 15 years, cartoonist Mimi Pond turned the story of one Oakland diner into a dissection of the "moral swamp" of the 1970s.

5 hours ago
by Kiel Phegley
AMC Expands

AMC Expands "The Walking Dead" with "No Man's Land" Mobile Game in 2015

Video Games

AMC, in conjunction with Next Games, has released a trailer for "The Walking Dead: No Man's Land," a mobile game set to debut in 2015.

6 hours ago
by Steve Sunu
Netflix's

Netflix's "Daredevil" to Capture 'Gritty' Feel of '70s New York

TV/Film

Showrunner Steven S. DeKnight explains that Hell’s Kitchen in the Netflix series will be "both horrible and beautiful at the same time."

6 hours ago
Feige Explains How Josh Brolin Landed Thanos Role

Feige Explains How Josh Brolin Landed Thanos Role

TV/Film

The Marvel mastermind reveals the casting decision behind the "Guardians of the Galaxy" supervillain.

6 hours ago
An Army of Deathloks Target Robinson's

An Army of Deathloks Target Robinson's "All-New Invaders"

Comic Books

James Robinson explains the story that begins in "All-New Invaders" #8, when the team faces an arm of every incarnation of cyborg super soldier Deathlok.

6 hours ago
by Dave Richards
COMIC REEL: New

COMIC REEL: New "The Walking Dead" Images; "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" Rap Debuts

TV/Film

The survivors are in handcuffs for new "The Walking Dead" poster; "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" debuts its new rap and more.

7 hours ago
by Steve Sunu

"Hellblazer's" Past Weighs in on "Constantine's" Future

TV/Film

"Hellblazer" writers Jamie Delano, Mike Carey, Peter Milligan & Paul Jenkins react to NBC's "Constantine" series and whether the comic should even be adapted.

7 hours ago
by Josie Campbell
Marvel Studios Hopes For

Marvel Studios Hopes For "One Sequel, One New Character" Per Year

TV/Film

According to Kevin Feige, Marvel's current plan is for two films a year: one sequel and one that introduces new faces to the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

8 hours ago
by Steve Sunu
SDCC EXCLUSIVE: Stewart Discusses

SDCC EXCLUSIVE: Stewart Discusses "Fight Club" Sequel, Character Design

Comic Books

"Fight Club" sequel artist Cameron Stewart breaks down the first teaser image and discusses his excitement at working on the long-awaited comic book project.

8 hours ago
by Steve Sunu
Comics A.M. - South Korea Court Rules

Comics A.M. - South Korea Court Rules "One Piece" Show Can Go On

Comic Books

Exhibit was canceled because of images resembling Rising Sun flag! Gauging the size of superhero comics' female audience! Characters that have changed race, gender!

9 hours ago
Ron Marz & IDW Bring

Ron Marz & IDW Bring "Skylanders" Into their First Ongoing Comic

Comic Books

Ron Marz, Mike Bowden & David Baldeon talk turning Activision's "Skylanders" into a comic, confirm its ties to the upcoming "Trap Team" & more.

9 hours ago
by Karl Keily
Lucy Lawless Joins

Lucy Lawless Joins "Marvel's Agents of SHIELD"

TV/Film

The fan-favorite actress enlists in "Marvel's Agents of SHIELD" for an unnamed, possibly recurring role.

9 hours ago
by Kevin Melrose
PREVIEW: It's Nick Fury Vs. the Marvel U in

PREVIEW: It's Nick Fury Vs. the Marvel U in "Original Sin" #7

Comic Books

It's Nick Fury vs. the heroes of the Marvel Universe to save the Marvel Universe in Jason Aaron and Mike Deodato's "Original Sin" #7!

10 hours ago
Snyder Casts A Spell With Image's

Snyder Casts A Spell With Image's "Wytches"

Comic Books

Scott Snyder talks the "terrifying material" he's exploring with Jock on "Wytches," and escaping his comfort zone at Image Comics.

10 hours ago
by Josie Campbell
Dynamite Acquires Will Eisner's

Dynamite Acquires Will Eisner's "The Spirit"

Comic Books

In a pre-Comic-Con announcement, Dynamite has revealed that it plans to publish new adventures of legendary creator Will Eisner's "The Spirit."

10 hours ago
by Albert Ching
Last Week's Comics Reviewed:

Last Week's Comics Reviewed: "Life with Archie," "Seconds" Get Top Marks

Comic Books

"Seconds" grabs five stars, "Ms. Marvel" stays strong and "Life with Archie" leaves a permanent impression with the death of its protagonist.

11 hours ago
Dwayne Johnson Teases His DC Movie Role

Dwayne Johnson Teases His DC Movie Role

TV/Film

Dropping the clue “Just say the word,” actor Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson seems to suggest the search for his DC Comics superhero role is finally over.

Mon, July 21st, 2014
Kevin Feige Explains Why Scott Derrickson is Right for

Kevin Feige Explains Why Scott Derrickson is Right for "Doctor Strange"

TV/Film

Kevin Feige explains why "Sinister" director Scott Derrickson is the right choice to helm Marvel's upcoming "Doctor Strange" adaptation.

Mon, July 21st, 2014
SDCC: Mondo Kicks Off New Toy Line With

SDCC: Mondo Kicks Off New Toy Line With "Iron Giant," "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" Offerings

Comic Books

Mondo CEO Justin Ishmael discusses the poster, record and VHS company's move into the world of collectibles.

Mon, July 21st, 2014
by TJ Dietsch
Steven Seagle Plans

Steven Seagle Plans "Small Announcement" for SDCC

Comic Books

This week at Comic-Con in San Diego, Man of Action's Steven T. Seagle will unveil "The Bus: A Camp Midnight Mini," limited to 1,000 copies.

Mon, July 21st, 2014
by Albert Ching
The Most Disappointing Comic Book Movie Sequels of the Last 10 Years

The Most Disappointing Comic Book Movie Sequels of the Last 10 Years

TV/Film

From "Blade" to "X-Men," CBR looks back at some of the notable franchises whose latter installments missed the mark.

Mon, July 21st, 2014
by Philip Pirrello
EXCLUSIVE: Burnham Covers

EXCLUSIVE: Burnham Covers "Multiversity," Stewart's "Teen Titans" Variant

Comic Books

"Batman Incorporated" alumni Chris Burnham and Cameron Stewart illustrate variant covers for "Multiversity" and "Teen Titans," respectively.

Mon, July 21st, 2014
by Albert Ching
Joe Casey Recalls Cutting-Edge Kirby In

Joe Casey Recalls Cutting-Edge Kirby In "Captain Victory"

Comic Books

With a cabal of indie and alternative artists like Jim Rugg & Benjamin Marra, Joe Casey looks to push one of Jack Kirby's last original characters into the future.

Mon, July 21st, 2014
by Kiel Phegley
Chuck Palahniuk Brings

Chuck Palahniuk Brings "Fight Club" Sequel to Dark Horse Comics

Comic Books

In 2015, Chuck Palahniuk will continue the story of "Fight Club" in a 10-issue Dark Horse Comics maxiseries with art by Cameron Stewart.

Mon, July 21st, 2014
by Steve Sunu
PREVIEW: Batman Vs. the Justice League in

PREVIEW: Batman Vs. the Justice League in "Batman and Robin" #33

Comic Books

Batman is at odds with his Justice League teammates as "Robin Rises" continues in Peter J. Tomasi, Patrick Gleason & Mick Gray's "Batman and Robin" #33.

Mon, July 21st, 2014
ADV. REVIEW: Ewing, Williams, Ellerby & Fraser's

ADV. REVIEW: Ewing, Williams, Ellerby & Fraser's "Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor" #1

Comic Books

Al Ewing, Rob Williams, Marc Ellerby & Simon Fraser "nail the tone and spirit" of "Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor" #1 for Titan Comics.

Mon, July 21st, 2014
Hopeless Prepares for the

Hopeless Prepares for the "Avengers Undercover" Endgame

Comic Books

Dennis Hopeless takes "Avengers Undercover" three months into the future for the series final arc, promising fans a 'satisfying conclusion' to his epic story.

Mon, July 21st, 2014
by Dave Richards
Kether Donohue Bruises & Abuses on FX's

Kether Donohue Bruises & Abuses on FX's "You're the Worst"

TV/Film

Actress Kether Donohue discusses her new FX comedy series "You're the Worst," a sexually charged exploration of why relationships are "the Worst."

Mon, July 21st, 2014
SDCC: Cullen Bunn to Tackle

SDCC: Cullen Bunn to Tackle "Masks II" for Dynamite in Late 2014

Comic Books

Dynamite Entertainment has announced Cullen Bunn as the architect behind "Masks II," a sequel to the publisher's 2012 pulp character crossover.

Mon, July 21st, 2014
by Steve Sunu

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