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X-Men MMXI: Uncanny X-Men

X-Men MMXI: Uncanny X-Men

Marvel Comics book-by-book rollout of their new X-Men plans rolls on into Thursday with "Uncanny X-Men" writer Kieron Gillen addressing his plans for the franchise's core from the return to Breakworld to a major "Fear Itself" tie-in.

The Buy Pile - 3/3/2011

The Buy Pile - 3/3/2011

Good stories about bad people are highlights of a week covered in combat and bathed in bloodshed. Zack Overkill, Wade Wilson and Scandal Savage lead the pack of purchases, making things messy in entertaining ways.

Van Lente Proves Truth is Stranger Than Fiction in

Van Lente Proves Truth is Stranger Than Fiction in "Comic Book Comics"

"Comic Book Comics" creators Fred Van Lente and Ryan Dunlavey chronicle the strange and often hilarious history of comic books. We spoke with Van Lente about the series, issue #5 of which is in stores now.

ECCC 2011: Three Days of Comic Craziness

ECCC 2011: Three Days of Comic Craziness

Emerald City Comicon Founder Jim Demonakos spoke with CBR News and discussed a number of highlights attendees can expect to find during the three day convention running this weekend from March 4-6.


PREVIEW: "Batman and Robin" #21

DC Comics has released a preview of "Batman and Robin" #21, the second issue from the team of Peter J. Tomasi and Patrick Gleason. The issue, featuring covers by Gleason and Tony Daniel, hits stores Wednesday, March 9.

Immonen Illustrates ComicsPRO

Immonen Illustrates ComicsPRO "Fear Itself" Variant

Marvel Comics has teamed with ComicsPRO to produce a limited edition variant cover for "Fear Itself" #1 featuring the artwork of series artist Stuart Immonen.


EXCL. PREVIEW: "Ultimate Comics Spider-Man" #155

Courtesy of Marvel Comics, CBR has an exclusive first look at "Ultimate Comics Spider-Man" #155 by Brian Michael Bendis and guest artist Chris Samnee. "The Death of Spider-Man" prologue issue hits stores March 9.


REVIEW: "Chew" #17

Doug Zawisza gave "Chew" #17 a 4 star review, saying of John Layman and Rob Guillory's acclaimed Image series, "The consistency -- not the texture -- of this title is what brings me back issue after issue."


ADVANCE PREVIEW: "Age of X: Universe" #1

Marvel Comics has released a first look at pages from "Age of X: Universe" #1, the tie-in to the current X-Men event which open up the world to alternate reality versions of Captain America, Hulk, Ghost Rider and more.

"Archie" #1 Sets Auction Record; Layoffs at Australia Book Chains

A copy of "Archie Comics" #1 sells for $167,300! Australia's REDgroup Retail lays off 321 employees after closing 38 stores! James Kochalka, Vermont's cartoonist laureate! Mike Mignola! Plus more!

Roberson has

Roberson has "iZombie" on the Brain

"iZombie" creator and writer Chris Roberson spoke with CBR News about working with series co-owner and artist Mike Allred, how to write female characters and reclaiming the undead from the zombie apocalypse.

Jenkins Looks for Leadership in

Jenkins Looks for Leadership in "X-Men: Prelude"

Four mutants will disagree over how to face a crisis that could wipe out all mutantkind in May. CBR News spoke with writer Paul Jenkins about his mini, "X-Men: Prelude," which examines each perspective.

Mettam & Huddleston Discover

Mettam & Huddleston Discover "Missing Linx"

Dale Mettam and Courtney Huddleston gave CBR the lowdown on "Missing Linx," the newest super-team from Viper Comics featuring famous and mythical creatures. Plus, an exclusive preview of the first chapter!


Marvel's "Fear Itself" Goes Digital

Marvel Comics has announced "Fear Itself: The Worthy," a free, digital exclusive miniseries launching April 27, set to reveal the truth behind The Worthy and their plans for the Marvel Universe.

Where The Hell Am I - 3/2/2011

Where The Hell Am I - 3/2/2011

Jason Aaron shares a few words on the importance of location, location, location, explaining how becoming a part of your local comic book community can help aspiring and professional creators in their careers.

X-Men MMXI: X-Men Legacy

X-Men MMXI: X-Men Legacy

Marvel Comics continues its week of X-Men related news as "X-Men: Legacy" writer Mike Carey takes his cast beyond "Age of X" and CBR News was on hand to see how Rogue's newly formed team would take on a run of new villains and more.

Moore Heralds the End of

Moore Heralds the End of "Echo"

"Strangers in Paradise" creator Terry Moore brings his second popular creator-owned series to a close with May's "Echo" #30. CBR spoke with the acclaimed creator about the series and his future.

The Line It Is Drawn: Dwayne McDuffie

The Line It Is Drawn: Dwayne McDuffie

This week's Line It Is Drawn pays tribute to the late Dwayne McDuffie with reader-suggested team-ups of McDuffie's most popular characters with other superheroes. Check them out and make a suggestion for next week.


Rebranding "The Kubert School"

The legendary comics art family of Joe, Adam and Andy Kubert explain the current changes to their art school, from its new name to its redesigned website and how those elements reflect the school's 35 years of history.

Hardman Makes Movies and Monsters

Hardman Makes Movies and Monsters

When Gabriel Hardman isn't bringing Jeff Parker's "Hulk" scripts to life, he's busy working as a storyboard artist on some of Hollywood's biggest blockbusters. The artist spoke with CBR News about his dual life.

Comics A.M. - Dark Horse CEO on State of Industry; BOOM! Changes

Comics A.M. - Dark Horse CEO on State of Industry; BOOM! Changes

Mike Richardson talks about comic marketplace, digital! An overview of changes to BOOM! Studios' kids' line! A snapshot of India's comics industry! Matt Fraction, Francis Manapul and much more!


ADVANCE PREVIEW: "Secret Avengers" #11

Marvel Comics has released an advance look at "Secret Avengers" #11 by writer Ed Brubaker and artist Will Conrad. The issue, featuring a Mike Deodato cover, hits stores Wednesday, March 30.

PREVIEWS: New Comics on Sale 3/2/2011

PREVIEWS: New Comics on Sale 3/2/2011

It's New Comics Day in the States, and CBR has nearly 50 previews of new titles on sale today from Marvel Comics, DC Comics, Dark Horse, Image Comics, BOOM! Studios, Archie Comics, Dynamite, Archaia and more!

Server & Lanzing Host the

Server & Lanzing Host the "Freakshow"

The writing team of David Server and Jackson Lanzing spoke with CBR News about their three-issue series "Freakshow," going in depth about the characters and creatures of the Ape Entertainment title.

X-POSITION: Victor Gischler

X-POSITION: Victor Gischler

"X-Men" writer Victor Gischler dropped by X-POSITION this week to discuss mutants, literary aspirations and fangtastic fans! All of this, plus an exclusive look at Chris Bachalo's art from "X-Men" #9!

Pipeline - 3/1/2011

Pipeline - 3/1/2011

Augie looks at this week's release of Bendis and Oeming's OGN "Takio" and likes what he sees. Also, join him on a trip back 20 years for the first issue of an upstart comics magazine not named "Wizard."

SPINOFF: Carter Designs A

SPINOFF: Carter Designs A "Sucker Punch"

During their visit to the set of "Sucker Punch," SPINOFF spoke with production designer Rick Carter, a man who does not have a clear definition of what his job entails -- and that's exactly the way he likes it.

SPINOFF: Gugino & Isaac Talk

SPINOFF: Gugino & Isaac Talk "Sucker Punch"

During a visit to to the set of Zack Snyder's "Sucker Punch," SPINOFF spoke with two of the antagonists at the core of the futuristic blockbuster, actors Carla Gugino and Oscar Isaac.



Courtesy of DC Comics, CBR presents an exclusive preview of "Giant-Size Atom," the one-shot concluding Jeff Lemire and Mahmud Asrar's back-up story serialized in "Adventure Comics. The one-shot hits stores March 2.

X-Men MMXI: Uncanny X-Force

X-Men MMXI: Uncanny X-Force

Writer Rick Remender joins the discussion for day two of Marvel's week of X-Men related calls, revealing the secrets of "Uncanny X-Force's" future as the team travels to the Age of Apocalypse's world on a top secret mission.

Groth Discusses Gottfredson's

Groth Discusses Gottfredson's "Mickey Mouse"

Fantagraphics' Gary Groth spoke with CBR about the coming collections of "Walt Disney's Mickey Mouse" by definitive cartoonist Floyd Gottfredson, including a frank discussion of Mickey's past and present.

Read The First Issue of

Read The First Issue of "Echoes"

CBR and Top Cow present the entire first issue of the horror comic "Echoes." If you haven't tried Joshua Fialkov and Rahsan Ekedal's critically acclaimed title yet, here's your chance!


ADVANCE PREVIEW: "X-Men Giant Size" #1

Marvel has released an advance look at "X-Men Giant-Size" #1 by writer Chistopher Yost and artists Paco Medina and Dalibor Talijic. Featuring covers by Medina and Ed McGuinness, the one-shot lands in stores May 18.

Harms & Shalvey Roll the

Harms & Shalvey Roll the "Crossbones"

Writer William Harms and artist Declan Shalvey send the villainous Crossbones on a dangerous mission in "Captain America and Crossbones." We spoke with both creators and editor Bill Rosemann about the one-shot.

McMillian & Andreyko Spill

McMillian & Andreyko Spill "True Blood"

CBR spoke with writers Marc Andreyko and Michael McMillian about their plans for "True Blood: Tainted," a new miniseries which sees the disastrous effects of a contaminated batch of vampires' artificial blood.


EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW: "Veronica" #205

Courtesy of Archie Comics, CBR presents an exclusive first look at "Veronica" #205 featuring the return of Kevn Keller! Written and illustrated by Keller's creator, Dan Parent, the issue hits comic shops March 2.

Last Week's Comics Reviewed

Last Week's Comics Reviewed

Last week, CBR reviewed over two dozen newly released comics, including the latest from "Secret Avengers," "The Sixth Gun," "Morning Glories," "American Vampire," "Skullkickers" and more!

REIGN OF THE DOOMSAYERS: Eddie Berganza, Pt. 2

REIGN OF THE DOOMSAYERS: Eddie Berganza, Pt. 2

Dc Comics Executive Editor Eddie Berganza returns to discuss how the Justice League's battle with Doomsday takes over their home base, tease big plans for Superman and show off some exclusive art from the battle!

McNiven Reveals Spoilers In

McNiven Reveals Spoilers In "Fear Itself" #2 Cover

Artist Steve McNiven's just-released cover for the second issue of Marvel's "Fear Itself" event series shows off a number of characters who may hold hammers as the worthy.

When Words Collide - 2/28/2011

When Words Collide - 2/28/2011

Tim considers narrative voice in mainstream comics and comes up with five thoughts that may redefine the way we look at the relationship between art and writing. Or maybe it's just an excuse to write about the Hulk...