Category: Comic Books

Showing results 21713-1 of 1

Farmer Discusses

Farmer Discusses "Special Exits"

Legendary underground cartoonist Joyce Farmer spoke before an audience of fans about her new graphic novel, the autobiographical "Special Exits," her beginnings as an alt-comic book creator and more.


ADVANCE PREVIEW: "Captain America" #615.1

Marvel Comics has released an advance look at "Captain America" #615.1, a specially produced jumping on issue by Ed Brubaker and Mitch Bretiweiser. The issue, with a cover by Daniel Acuña, hits stores March 9.


EXCL. PREVIEWS: "T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents," "Titans"

DC Comics has provided CBR with advance looks at two comics hitting the stands on February 9 -- "T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents" #4 by Nick Spencer, Cafu and George Perez and "Titans" #32 by Eric Wallace and Fabrizio Fiorentino.

Comics A.M. -

Comics A.M. - "Essex County" Voted Off Canada Reads, NYCC Ticket Sales

Jeff Lemire's graphic novel axed in first round of Canada Reads debates! Ticket sales begin for New York Comic Con! A closer look at January comic sales! Geoff Johns talks process! Plus more!

TEASER: Find Out How

TEASER: Find Out How "Fear Itself" Begins

Marvel has released a Red Skull themed teaser for the "Fear Itself: Book of the Skull" one-shot by Ed Brubaker and Scot Eaton along with the statement "Find Out How It All Begins."

Last Week's Comics Reviewed

Last Week's Comics Reviewed

Last week, CBR's review staff weighed in on nearly two dozen new comic releases including "Superboy" #4, "Witchfinder: Lost and Gone Forever" #1, "Captain America: Hail HYDRA" #2, "Secret Six" #30, "Kato Annual" #1 and more.


Read "Echoes" #1 Online for Free

Top Cow and Comic Book Resources have teamed up to serialize the first issue of Josh Fialkov and Rahsan Ekedal's horror comic "Echoes" online through CBR's ROBOT 6 blog.


EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW: "Adventure Comics" #523

Courtesy of DC Comics, CBR presents an exclusive preview of "Adventure Comics" #523, written by Paul Levitz and featuring art and cover by incoming artist, Phil Jimenez. The issue hits stores this week, February 9.

When Words Collide - 2/7/2011

When Words Collide - 2/7/2011

This week, Tim continues THE DAREDEVIL DIALOGUES with Ryan K. Lindsay. In part 3, they talk about the topic everyone has been waiting for: Frank Miller's Daredevil. Is it really as good as its reputation?

Ian Flynn Rocks

Ian Flynn Rocks "Mega Man"

Writer Ian Flynn spoke with CBR about his plans for "Mega Man," Archie Comics' April-launching ongoing series based on Capcom's famous robotic hero with the goal of recreating the feel of the classic games.


EXTENDED PREVIEWS: "Hack/Slash," "Tyrannosaurus Rex"

Image Comics has provided CBR with extended looks at Tim Seeley's "Hack/Slash" #1 and "Tyrannosaurus Rex" by Mark Kidwell, Jay Fotos and Jeff Zornow, both on sale February 9.


PREVIEW: "Jericho Redux"

Courtesy of IDW, CBR presents a preview of "Jericho Redux" picking up where Season 2 of the TV show left off. The title is written by show writers and producers Dan Shotz, Robert Levine & Jason M. Burns and hits stores February 9.

Immonen and Captain America's Lucky Number

Immonen and Captain America's Lucky Number "Thirteen"

Updated with new art! With March's "Captain America and the First Thirteen" one-shot, writer Kathryn Immonen brings readers a tale of love and war starring Captain America and his first love, Peggy Carter.


REVIEW: "Freedom Fighters" #6

Doug Zawisza gives DC Comics' "Freedom Fighters" #6 a 4 star review, calling the series by Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin Gray and Travis Moore, "unlike anything else on the stands today."

Dynamite Comics On Sale February 9, 2011

Dynamite Comics On Sale February 9, 2011

Dynamite Entertainment has provided CBR with advance looks at new comics on sale this Wednesday, February 9, including "Green Hornet" #13, "Warlord of Mars" #4 and more.

Comics A.M. - Comic-Con Passes Sell Out, Rep. John Lewis to Co-author GN

Comics A.M. - Comic-Con Passes Sell Out, Rep. John Lewis to Co-author GN

Ticketing system frustrates as Comic-Con badges sell out! Civil-rights leader John Lewis signs deal with Top Shelf! Community wants homicide charges in comic collector's death! Plus more!

Congressman John Lewis Writes Graphic Novel

Congressman John Lewis Writes Graphic Novel

Civil Rights leader & Congressman John Lewis, writer Andrew Aydin & Top Shelf Productions have inked a deal to publish a graphic novel called "March" to be released in 2012.


X-COMMUNICATED: "Age of X: Alpha"

The Age of X has begun and so has X-COMMUNICATED, CBR's new feature where writer Mike Carey provides us with commentary and inside info for every issue of the mutant event. Today we talk about the prologue "Age of X: Alpha"

CSBG Wants to Hear From <em>You</em>!

CSBG Wants to Hear From You!

Every day this month, CSBG will post a comic book-related poll asking questions like, who is your all-time top Fantastic Four writer? Which of the current Avengers ongoings is your favorite? Click here to see our current polls!

"Flashpoint," "Time Masters" and Importance

ROBOT 6's Tom Bondurant looks at the recently completed " Time Masters: Vanishing Point" miniseries in the context of its ties to the upcoming "Flashpoint" series from DC Comics.

BOOM! Studios Titles On Sale February 9, 2011

BOOM! Studios Titles On Sale February 9, 2011

BOOM! Studios has provided CBR with advance looks at new titles on sale February 9, including "Stan Lee's Starborn" #3, "Amory Wars" #8, "Farscape" #16, and four new trade paperback collections!

The Creator-Owned

The Creator-Owned "Revolution"

ROBOT 6's Michael May delves into the recent flurry of opinions and commentary about supporting creator-owned comics by Steve Niles, Eric Powell, Brian Clevinger and other creators.

Tim Drake: The First Fanboy Superhero

Tim Drake: The First Fanboy Superhero

CSBG takes a look at the origin of the third Robin, Tim Drake, and in the process discovers some interesting comparisons between the character and online comic book fans.



With a creative summit having just rocked the halls of Marvel, Tom Brevoort digs into reader mail to share some of his craziest pitches, teases the fate of Wonder Man and asks for creative team suggestions.

DC Debuts

DC Debuts "Flashpoint" #1 Cover

As a kicker to the week and their own "Flashpoint Friday" moves, DC Comics has let loose the first Andy Kubert cover for the incoming Geoff Johns-written event series.

Wolfer Takes

Wolfer Takes "Night of the Living Dead" West

Mike Wolfer returns for another "Night of the Living Dead" miniseries from Avatar, taking the zombie threat to Death Valley. We spoke with him about this plans for the series and an annual Wolfer is drawing himself.

McNiven Covers

McNiven Covers "Fear Itself" #1

Marvel Comics has unveiled the cover to "Fear Itself" #1 by superstar artist Steve McNiven. "Fear Itself," by Matt Fraction and Stuart Immonen, overcomes the Marvel Universe in May, 2011.

Sturges Enchants

Sturges Enchants "Doctor Who: A Fairytale Life"

A long-time fan of the iconic British character, writer Matthew Sturges tells CBR about his enthusiasm for writing the Doctor and what he has planned for the miniseries drawn by Kelly Yates.

THE BAT SIGNAL: Bryan Q. Miller

THE BAT SIGNAL: Bryan Q. Miller

Bryan Q. Miller discussed plans for the ongoing "Batgirl" series, including the current year's major arc, increasing Stephanie's support network beyond Gotham and what the "Death of Oracle" means for Team Batgirl.

Comic Book Legends Revealed!

Comic Book Legends Revealed!

Bob Kane -- pop songwriter? Judd Winick -- Pulitzer Prize winner? Find out the truth in this week's COMIC BOOK LEGENDS REVEALED, along with an interesting hidden message from the last issue of a Marvel Comics title!

"Oh, Brother!," it's Jay Stephens

Award-winning cartoonist Jay Stephens spoke with CBR News about his move to the daily comics page with "Oh, Brother!," working in a new medium and the upcoming AdHouse collection of "Oddville."

"Captain America" Poster Debuts

Chris Evans sets out to "Avenge" in the first full theatrical poster for "Captain America: The First Avenger" – Marvel Studios' summer period action epic whose trailer will debut during the Superbowl.


ADVANCE PREVIEW: "Captain America" & Crossbones"

Marvel Comics has released an advance look March's "Captain America and Crossbones" one-shot, written by William Harms with art by Declan Shalvey and a Greg Tocchini cover.

Comics A.M. - Bad January for Direct Market; Online Piracy Helps Anime Sales?

Comics A.M. - Bad January for Direct Market; Online Piracy Helps Anime Sales?

Sales plummet in January -- but is it because fewer comics shipped? Study concludes online piracy of anime increases DVD sales! "One Piece" breaks another record! Dark Horse at 25! More!


REVIEW: "Sweet Tooth" #18

CBR reviewer Greg McElhatton gave "Sweet Tooth" #18 4 stars calling Jeff Lemire's experimental sideways children's book issue a "shift [which] fit the series overall both artistically and thematically."

DC Unveils Five

DC Unveils Five "Flashpoint" Icons

As possible tie-ins to DC's 14 support mini series for Geoff Johns' next event, the alternate lives of heroes and villains from Cyborg to Deathstroke are hinted at in the latest "Flashpoint" icons.

The Line It Is Drawn: Comic Cover Homages

The Line It Is Drawn: Comic Cover Homages

Cover homages are the theme for this edition of our reader-suggestion art gallery! check out the mash-ups our artists drew based on your suggestions and be sure to subim your idea for next week's Valentine's-inspired theme


PREVIEW: "Green Lantern: Emerald Warriors" #7

DC Comics has released a preview of "Green Lantern: Emerald Warriors" #7 by Peter J. Tomasi and Fernando Pasarin with Rodolfo Migliari and Felipe Massafera on covers. The prelude to "War of the Green Lanterns" hits February 9.

TEASER: Bendis & Maleev's

TEASER: Bendis & Maleev's "Moon Knight"

Marvel has released a teaser image for Brian Michael Bendis and Alex Maleev's "Moon Knight" series incorporating aspects of Spider-Man, Wolverine and Captain America and saying "All the Avengers You'll Ever Need."

The Hoebers Embark On

The Hoebers Embark On "The Mission"

"RED" screenwriters Jon and Erich Hoeber make the leap to the paneled page with "The Mission," a new Image Comics and Collider Entertainment title about a man recruited to participate in the war between good and evil.