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Permanent Damage - 12/16/2009

Permanent Damage - 12/16/2009

This week: Hot comics (& related) moments from my misspent youth; the first round of audience Comics Cover Challenges; plus the new Hollywood blacklist, Marvel & Disney, portable software, soap operas and gobs of other notes.

Wonder of Wonders - 12/16/2009

Wonder of Wonders - 12/16/2009

Throughout Wonder Woman's history, her Amazonian sisters have been a major part of the heroine's story, but in this edition of WONDER OF WONDERS, Martin Gray explores the idea that sometimes you can have too many warrior women.

CONTEST:

CONTEST: "Project Superpowers" Gift Pack

Thanks to Dynamite Entertainment, CBR readers have a chance to win a “Project Superpowers” gift pack! Enter to win a collection of rare variant editions, an Alex Ross signed edition and more

EXCLUSIVE: Simonson on

EXCLUSIVE: Simonson on "X-Factor: Forever"

In March, 2010, Louise Simonson returns to the Marvel Universe with "X-Factor: Forever," a five issue mini-series that picks up where the writer's original "X-Factor" run left off in 1991. We spoke with Simonson exclusively about the book.

Creating a

Creating a "Forgetless" Comic Book

Writer Nick Spencer and artists W. Scott Forbes, Jorge Coelho and Marley Zarcone spoke with CBR News about their process in creating "Forgetless," the new miniseries from Image Comics' Shadowline imprint.

REVIEW:

REVIEW: "Incorruptible" #1

Doug Zawisza gives 3.5 stars to the first issue of Mark Waid's new series "Incorruptible," stating that "if you missed out on "Irredeemable," this is your chance to make things right for your own reading sake." Issue #1 is in stores today.

THE GREEN ZONE: Doc Samson & Smashing Stories

THE GREEN ZONE: Doc Samson & Smashing Stories

Jeph Loeb, Greg Pak and Jeff Parker, The writing round table behind "Fall of the Hulks," step back into THE GREEN ZONE for an in-depth overview of Doc Samson and the role the gamma-powered psychiatrist plays in Marvel's upcoming event.

Dark Horse Comics Solicitations for March, 2010

Dark Horse Comics Solicitations for March, 2010

Dark Horse has released images and solicitation information for new comics on sale in March, 2010, including "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" #33, "Mass Effect: Redemption" #3, "The Guild" #1 and more.

PREVIEWS: New Comics On Sale Today - FIXED

PREVIEWS: New Comics On Sale Today - FIXED

FIXED LINK: It's New Comics Day here in the USA, and CBR has over fifty previews of books on sale today from Marvel, DC Comics, Dark Horse Comics, BOOM! Studios, Oni Press, Dynamite Entertainment, Image and more.

X-POSITION: Paul Cornell

X-POSITION: Paul Cornell

The writer of "Dark X-Men" joins X-POSITION to respond to your emails about unlucky mutants, Captain Britain, the future of Dark Beast and the surprise return of a mysterious mutant. Plus, an exclusive look at art from "Dark X-Men" #3!

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW:

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW: "Luke McBain" #2

Courtesy of 12-Gauge Comics, CBR presents an exclusive five-page preview of "Luke McBain" #2, from co-creators Trace Atkins, David Tischman and artist Kody Chamberlain. The issue hits stores today, December 16.

CBR TV: Brea and Zane Grant

CBR TV: Brea and Zane Grant

Brea and Zane Grant talk to CBR TV about their comic, "We Will Bury You," available in February from IDW Publishing, discussing the genesis of their historical fiction zombie comic, possibly adapting it as a musical stage play and more.

Pipeline - 12/15/2009

Pipeline - 12/15/2009

This week, Augie brings us an early look at this week's big release from IDW, "The Rocketeer," collected at last! Also, he gives us a compelling argument on the futility of Top Ten lists, then provides a decade-ending list, anyway.

CUP O' JOE: Fraction On Thor, Free Comics & The OGN Debate

CUP O' JOE: Fraction On Thor, Free Comics & The OGN Debate

Joe Quesada is back for a frank discussion of Marvel's publishing plans with regards to their movie slate, word on Matt Fraction's “Thor” and a response to the announcement of DC's upcoming line of original graphic novels.

CUP O' JOE: Fraction On Thor, Free Comics & The OGN Debate

CUP O' JOE: Fraction On Thor, Free Comics & The OGN Debate

Joe Quesada is back for a frank discussion of Marvel's publishing plans with regards to their movie slate, word on Matt Fraction's “Thor” and a response to the announcement of DC's upcoming line of original graphic novels.

Alex De Campi Celebrates

Alex De Campi Celebrates "Valentine"

The Eisner Award nominated writer of "Smoke" returns to comics with "Valentine," an all-new historical fiction adventure debuting today in thirteen languages and on a wide variety of e-reader devices.

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW:

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW: "Web of Spider-Man" #4

Courtesy of Marvel Comics, CBR presents an exclusive preview of "Web of Spider-Man" #4, featuring stories by Fred Van Lente, Frank Tieri, Barry Kitson, Eric Canete and more. The issue hits stores January 12, 2010

"300" Sequel Details Revealed

ROBOT 6 is reporting that Frank Miller's sequel to "300" is titled "Xerxes" and will feature the original series' antagonist at the Battle of Marathon, which took place a decade prior to the Battle of Thermopylae as depicted in "300."

CBR Reviews Last Week's New Comics

CBR Reviews Last Week's New Comics

The CBR Review staff covered twenty-two different comics last week, including "Toy Story" #0, "Doom Patrol" #5, "Punishermax" #2, "Pilot Season: Murderer" #1, "Black Widow: Deadly Origin" #2, "R.E.B.E.L.S." #11 and more.

Marvel Announces

Marvel Announces "Girl Comics" Anthology

Marvel Comics has announced that, starting in March, they will be publishing a three-issue anthology titled "Girl Comics" which will feature stories exclusively by female comic book creators. ROBOT 6 has all the details.

IDW Publishing Titles On Sale December 16, 2009

IDW Publishing Titles On Sale December 16, 2009

IDW Publishing has provided CBR with advance looks at two new comics on sale this week - "Doctor Who" #6 by Tony Lee and Matthew Dow Smith and Joe Hill's "Locke & Key: Crown of Shadows" #2, with art by Gabriel Rodriguez.

Matt Fraction's Thunderous New Assignment

Matt Fraction's Thunderous New Assignment

When "Siege" concludes, a new era will begin for Marvel's ongoing "Thor" series, as chronicled by writer Matt Fraction who takes over the title with issue #610, soon after his Free Comic Book Day "Iron Man/Thor" one-shot is released.

Reed on the Mystique of

Reed on the Mystique of "Ms. Marvel"

In "Ms. Marvel" #48, writer Brian Reed pits his protagonist against her oldest and most cunning foe, the mutant shapeshifter Mystique. CBR spoke with the writer about the series, which comes to a conclusion in February with issue #50.

When Words Collide - 12/14/2009

When Words Collide - 12/14/2009

Looking back at what is one of the best comics of the last decade, Timothy explores manga, allegory, and war in the sophisticated retelling of the classic Astro Boy story "Greatest Robot on Earth," "Pluto: Urasawa x Tezuka."

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW:

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW: "Forgetless" #1

Courtesy of Image Comics, CBR presents an exclusive 10-page preview of "Forgetless" #1 from the creator of "Existence 2.0," writer Nick Spencer, and artist W. Scott Forbes. "Forgetless" hits stores this Wednesday.

REVIEW:

REVIEW: "Daytripper" #1

Timothy Callahan reviews "Daytripper" #1 and gives the debut issue of the Vertigo series a three-star review, stating that "[Fabio] Moon and [Gabriel] Ba provide some beautiful imagery, but the themes drip across the surface of this story."

"Next Issue Project" Returns With "Silver Streak Comics" #24

Series editor and creative director Erik Larsen spoke with CBR about the long awaited return of "The Next Issue Project" with "Silver Streak Comics" #24, highlighting heroes such as the Golden Age Daredevil and Kelly the Cop.

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW:

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW: "Deathlok" #3

Courtesy of Marvel Comics, CBR presents an exclusive preview of "Deathlok" #3, the Marvel Knights mini-series from Charlie Huston and Lan Median with a cover by Brandon Peterson. The issue hits stores on January 20.

Marvel Announces

Marvel Announces "Marvel's Greatest Comics"

Marvel Comics has announced "Marvel's Greatest Comics," a new imprint dedicated to spotlighting various Marvel series with specially priced $1 issues. The first title, "Invinicible Iron Man" #1, will be sent to retailers for free.

Jesse Blaze Snider Plays with

Jesse Blaze Snider Plays with "Toy Story"

BOOM! Studios' new adventures of Woody and Buzz Lightyear began last week with "Toy Story" #0, the debut issue of the new ongoing series. CBR caught up with writer Jesse Blaze Snider to find out what readers will find in the toy chest.

Dynamite Comics On Sale December 16, 2009

Dynamite Comics On Sale December 16, 2009

Dynamite has provided CBR News with advance looks at new comics on sale this Wednesday, December 16th including "Project Superpowers: Chapter Two" #5, "Robert E. Howard Presents Thulsa Doom" #4 and more.

Comics A.M. - The Comics Internet in 2 Minutes

Comics A.M. - The Comics Internet in 2 Minutes

Details of Frazetta family feud that led to alleged theft! Remembering direct-market pioneer Phil Seuling! Warren Ellis to end Bad Signal! Plus, could "Dark Phoenix Saga" hold key to better superhero comics?

Parker Deploys the Agents of Atlas

Parker Deploys the Agents of Atlas

CBR spoke with writer Jeff Parker about the Agents of Atlas' upcoming clash with Norman Osborn's Thunderbolts, the "Avengers Vs. Atlas" mini-series, focusing on the original Marvel Boy and more, plus an exclusive look at some AoA art.

Dark Horse Titles On Sale December 16, 2009

Dark Horse Titles On Sale December 16, 2009

Dark Horse has provided CBR with advance looks at new comics on sale December 16, including the conclusion of "Beasts of Burden," "Chronicles of Solomon Kane," and the "Star Wars: The Thrawn Trilogy" hardcover!

Image Comics Titles On Sale December 16, 2009

Image Comics Titles On Sale December 16, 2009

Image Comics has provided CBR with advance looks at new comics on sale December 16, including "Godland" #30, "Underground" #4, and "Amory Wars vol. 2."

REVIEW:

REVIEW: "Batgirl" #5

Doug Zawisza visits Gotham City and gives "Batgirl" #5 a 4.5 star review, comparing the Bryan Q. Miller and Lee Garbett crafted comic to Mark Waid's 1990's run on "Flash," and saying that it represents "classic comics at [their] best."

Top 100 Comic Book Storylines Of All Time!

Top 100 Comic Book Storylines Of All Time!

The Top 100 Comic Book Storylines Of All Time countdown (as voted on by you, the reader) has reached the Top 25! Check out the master list on COMICS SHOULD BE GOOD today to see how your choices are faring so far!

The CBR Events Calendar Is LIVE!

The CBR Events Calendar Is LIVE!

Find out what's happening in comics all over the world with CBR's Events Calendar. This week finds Neil Gaiman in Georgia, Peter Kuper talks and more! Don't forget to submit your own events to the calendar, absolutely free!

BOOM! Studios Titles On Sale December 2, 2009

BOOM! Studios Titles On Sale December 2, 2009

BOOM! Studios has provided CBR with advance looks at comics on sale December 16, including Mark Waid's "Incorruptible" #1 and "Unknown" #3, new "Uncle Scrooge" and "Walt Disney Comics," "Farscape" #2, and "Nola" #3!

Top 75 Most Iconic DC Comics Covers

Top 75 Most Iconic DC Comics Covers

The countdown is over and now COMICS SHOULD BE GOOD has unveiled the Top 75 Most Iconic DC Covers of All-Time, as voted on by you, the readers! What comic took the coveted number one position on the list?

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