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ADVANCE REVIEW: Fraction & Aja's

ADVANCE REVIEW: Fraction & Aja's "Hawkeye" #1

Tue, July 31st, 2012 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Kelly Thompson gives Matt Fraction and David Aja's "Hawkeye" #1 4.5 stars, calling the inaugural issue "a smart, modern comic that pulsates with creativity."

PREVIEW: DeConnick & Soy's

PREVIEW: DeConnick & Soy's "Captain Marvel" #3

Tue, July 31st, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel has released a first look at Dexter Soy's interior pages for "Captain Marvel" #3 written by Kelly Sue DeConnick. The new Captain Marvel takes on the Prowlers August 29.

CCI: Gilbert Shelton Looks Back at

CCI: Gilbert Shelton Looks Back at "Wonder Wart-Hog," "Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers"

Tue, July 31st, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Hall of Fame inductee Gilbert Shelton reminisced with Gary Groth about the halcyon days of underground comics, discussing the origins and inspirations for Wonder Wart-Hog and the Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers.

CBR TV @ CCI 2012: Mike Mignola Sends Hellboy to Hell

CBR TV @ CCI 2012: Mike Mignola Sends Hellboy to Hell

Tue, July 31st, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Hellboy creator Mike Mignola spoke with CBR TV about his recently deceased demonic hero and the plans he has in store for him in the months ahead, Ron Perlman's return to the character for Make-A-Wish and more.

PREVIEW: Dysart's

PREVIEW: Dysart's "Harbinger" #3

Tue, July 31st, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Valiant Entertainment has released a first look at "Harbinger" #3 by Joshua Dysart with art by Khari Evans and Lewis Larosa. The adventures of teenage psionic Peter Stanchek continue August 15.

Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Arrow, Amazing Spider-Man 2: July 31st Comic Reel

Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Arrow, Amazing Spider-Man 2: July 31st Comic Reel

Tue, July 31st, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

A new trailer for "Batman: The Dark Knight Returns" hits! "Arrow" casts its Deadshot! Will Marc Webb return for "The Amazing Spider-Man 2?" Plus, "The Hobbit," "Ant Man" and more!

CCI: The Chilling Horror Comics History of the 1950s

CCI: The Chilling Horror Comics History of the 1950s

Tue, July 31st, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Horror comics historian Craig Yoe and horror comics enthusiast Steve "Karswell" Banes recounted the horror comics of the 1950s, digging into their gory origins, dark downfall and the artists who worked on them.

Troy Little Speaks On The Return Of

Troy Little Speaks On The Return Of "Angora Napkin"

Tue, July 31st, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Cartoonist Troy Little spoke with CBR about bringing "Napkin" to the web and new developments for the franchise. He also provided an exclusive preview of his new "Napkin" book coming from IDW in late 2012.

Gillen Explores the

Gillen Explores the "Consequences" of "Avengers Vs. X-Men"

Tue, July 31st, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

CBR News spoke with writer Kieron Gillen about examining the aftermath of "AvX" in "Avengers Vs. X-Men: Consequences," a five-issue, weekly miniseries debuting in October.

Comics A.M. - Top Cow Reveals

Comics A.M. - Top Cow Reveals "Cyber Force" Retailer Incentives

Tue, July 31st, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Top Cow announces retailer variants for free "Cyber Force" issues! Why are there so few women working on superhero comics? Valiant publisher talks company's success and philosophy! Sean Murphy on "Punk Rock Jesus"! Plus more!

CCI: Hands-On With

CCI: Hands-On With "Marvel vs. Capcom Origins"

Tue, July 31st, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Capcom brings back the original "Marvel vs. Capcom" and "Marvel Superheroes" in "Marvel vs. Capcom Origins, a splendid virtual collection for Xbox Live and PlayStation Network.

Jason Aaron, Esad Ribic Relaunch

Jason Aaron, Esad Ribic Relaunch "The Mighty Thor" In November

Tue, July 31st, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Today's Marvel NOW! teaser reveal shows that Jason Aaron and Esad RIbic are set to prove themselves worthy when they take on the task of relaunching Thor's series in November.

Lemire Deepens Mystery in

Lemire Deepens Mystery in "The Underwater Welder"

Tue, July 31st, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Eisner nominee Jeff Lemire spoke with CBR about "The Underwater Welder" and how a landlocked Canadian became enamored of a water-based profession, plus his son's role in the project's genesis.

Last Week's Comics Reviewed:

Last Week's Comics Reviewed: "Wolverine & the X-Men," "Green Lantern"

Tue, July 31st, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Last week, CBR's reviews team looked at a number of new releases including "Wolverine & the X-Men" #14, "Green Lantern" #11, "National Comics: Eternity" #1 and more.

CCI: Transformers Roll Out at Comic-Con Panel

CCI: Transformers Roll Out at Comic-Con Panel

Mon, July 30th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

New toys took the stage during the Transformers Brand panel at CCI 2012 as Hasbro revealed upcoming releases, exclusives and video game details for the Robots in Disguise.

When Words Collide - 7/30/2012

When Words Collide - 7/30/2012

Mon, July 30th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

This week, Tim considers the strengths and weaknesses of certain genre explorations in comics, spurred by a recent read of Ethan Young's first "Tails" collection.

AVX COMMENTARY TRACK: Fraction On Issue #7, Plus Bonus Features

AVX COMMENTARY TRACK: Fraction On Issue #7, Plus Bonus Features

Mon, July 30th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

After a brief hiatus, the AVX COMMENTARY TRACK returns! Today, writer Matt Fraction joins CBR for some insight into the pivotal pages of issue #7. Plus, our traditional "making of" feature!

Jonathan Luna Goes Solo With

Jonathan Luna Goes Solo With "Star Bright and the Looking Glass"

Mon, July 30th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Jonathan Luna spoke with CBR on stepping out on his own with "Star Bright and the Looking Glass," a watercolor prose book from Image Comics hitting stores November 2012.

The Kickstand: Penny for Your Thoughts

The Kickstand: Penny for Your Thoughts

Mon, July 30th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Last week, Dan Nadel lashed online out at the use of Kickstarter for "otherwise viable projects," but Box Brown, the "Penny Arcade" creators and other creators seem to think it's OK.

PREVIEW: Hickman's

PREVIEW: Hickman's "FF" #21

Mon, July 30th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel has released a preview to "FF" #21 by Jonathan Hickman and Nick Dragotta. Black Bolt and The Inhumans return to Earth August 22.

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW:

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW: "Before Watchmen: Nite-Owl" #2

Mon, July 30th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Courtesy of DC Comics, CBR presents an exclusive preview of J. Michael Straczynski, Andy Kubert and Joe Kubert's "Before Watchmen: Nite-Owl" #2. Explore Rorschach and Nite-Owl's early career together on August 1.

CCI: Dark Horse - Creators: An In-Depth Look

CCI: Dark Horse - Creators: An In-Depth Look

Mon, July 30th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Eric Powell, Sam Humphries, Stan Sakai and Geof Darrow were just some of the creators headlining Dark Horse's panel on creator-owned comics, discussing upcoming projects and their importance to the industry as a whole.

Edmondson Asks,

Edmondson Asks, "Where Is Jake Ellis?"

Mon, July 30th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

"Who Is Jake Ellis?" writer Nathan Edmondson and artist Tonci Zonjic return to their mysterious spy thriller with "Where Is Jake Ellis?" The new series launches in December from Image Comics.

PREVIEW:

PREVIEW: "Detective Comics" #12

Mon, July 30th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

DC Comics has released a preview for "Detective Comics" #12, written and drawn by Tony S. Daniel. The issue goes on sale August 1.

CBR TV @ CCI 2012: John Layman on

CBR TV @ CCI 2012: John Layman on "Detective Comics," "Chew" & Waiting for Showtime

Mon, July 30th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

John Layman spoke with CBR TV about his upcoming run writing Batman for "Detective Comics," the status of Showtime's "Chew" adaptation, working on more than on creator-owned title at a time and his dream DC Comics gig.

REVIEW:

REVIEW: "Green Lantern" #11

Mon, July 30th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Doug Zawisza gives "Green Lantern" #11 by Geoff Johns and Doug Mahnke 4 stars, saying Mahnke "continues to draw up some of the most grotesquely detailed characters Green Lantern has ever fought."

CCI: IDW Celebrates Ray Bradbury with

CCI: IDW Celebrates Ray Bradbury with "Shadow Show"

Mon, July 30th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Originally intended to promote IDW's upcoming "Shadow Show" anthology, the Comic-Con panel instead became a tribute to the book's inspiration, the late Ray Bradbury.

Covers of the Week -- July, 25

Covers of the Week -- July, 25

Mon, July 30th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

This week's Cover of the Week contenders find a racing Goon, a flying owl demon, a dissected astronaut, a creepy Sith Lord and a bleeding Comedian.

Marvel NOW! Brings Gillen & Land To

Marvel NOW! Brings Gillen & Land To "Iron Man"

Mon, July 30th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel Comics is ready to roll out the next wave of their Marvel NOW! relaunch titles, and today the publisher teased a new start for "Invincible Iron Man" from creators Keiron Gillen and Greg Land.

Bedard Readies For Third Army & Scarab History In

Bedard Readies For Third Army & Scarab History In "New Guardians" And "Blue Beetle"

Mon, July 30th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

"Green Lantern: New Guardians" and "Blue Beetle" writer Tony Bedard spoke with CBR about his #0 issues, the history of the scarab and how the Third Army will change Kyle and his team.

CCI: Tye & Waid Discuss the Storied History of Superman

CCI: Tye & Waid Discuss the Storied History of Superman

Mon, July 30th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Writer Larry Tye discusses his new book "Superman: The High-Flying History of America's Most Enduring Hero" with Mark Waid at CCI 2012, highlighting the creation and lasting legacy of the Man of Steel.

Comics A.M. - Vertical Snags

Comics A.M. - Vertical Snags "Gundam: The Origin," "Wolfsmund"

Mon, July 30th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Vertical Inc. acquires "Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin" and "Wolfsmund"! Kodansha executives talk "Sailor Moon" and state of manga market! How to make San Diego more artist-friendly! Plus more!

Dynamite Comics On Sale August 1

Dynamite Comics On Sale August 1

Mon, July 30th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Dynamite Entertainment has provided CBR with advance looks at new comics on sale this Wednesday, August 1, including "The Boys" #69, "Dark Shadows/Vampirella" #1 and more.

Abbott Explores an

Abbott Explores an "Untold Tales of the Punisher MAX"

Mon, July 30th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Award-winning crime novelist Megan Abbott makes her comics debut in "Untold Tales of the Punisher MAX" #3. CBR spoke with her about the issue and her unpublished Vertigo graphic novel.

CCI: CBS's

CCI: CBS's "Elementary" Brings Sherlock Holmes to New York

Sun, July 29th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

A CCI audience was treated to a screening of the pilot for "Elementary," CBS's modern-day take on Sherlock Holmes, followed by a Q&A with stars Jonny Lee Miller and Lucy Liu, and the executive producers.

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW:

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW: "Spawn" #222

Sun, July 29th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Image Comics has provided CBR with an exclusive preview of "Spawn" #222, featuring the return of Tremor. The issue, written by Todd McFarlane with art by Szymon Kudranski, is available August 1.

REVIEW:

REVIEW: "National Comics: Eternity" #1

Sun, July 29th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Greg McElhatton gives "National Comics: Eternity" #1 4 stars, saying of the revival by Jeff Lemire, Cully Hamner and Derec Donovan, "This initial taste has me wanting more."

CCI: The World of Capcom Panel

CCI: The World of Capcom Panel

Sun, July 29th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Capcom released new information on a number of hotly anticipated games at its CCI 2012 World of Capcom panel including "DMC," "Resident Evil 6" and HD remakes for several of its classic franchises.

Conversing with Ryan Kelly

Conversing with Ryan Kelly

Sun, July 29th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

ROBOT 6's Chris Arrant chats with "Saucer Country" Ryan Kelly about his work on the Vertigo series, his webcomic "Cocotte," being a foodie, what superheroes he'd like to draw and more.

"When Did Alfred Start Working for Batman?" And More Abandoned Storylines

Sun, July 29th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Every week, CSBG examines comic book stories abandoned and explained away by later writers, including the ever-changing pre-Crisis history of when Alfred first began working for the Waynes.

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