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THE BAT SIGNAL: Snyder Brings Fear to Life in

THE BAT SIGNAL: Snyder Brings Fear to Life in "Batman"

Fri, October 7th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Writer Scott Snyder spoke with THE BAT SIGNAL about the villains and twists as well as the role of Gotham at the center of his first "Batman" story arc with artist Greg Capullo.

Comics A.M. - Jury Weighs Fate of Michael George

Comics A.M. - Jury Weighs Fate of Michael George

Fri, October 7th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Jury begins deliberation in Michael George murder trial! Larger implications of Brandon X Canadian Customs case! Interviews with Art Spiegelman and Sonny Liew! Plus much more!

"Batman" Tops September Sales Charts

Fri, October 7th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

With "Batman" #1 leading the way, DC Comics took 17 of the top 20 sales spots in September's sales charts, with "Fear Itself" #6 the first Marvel title to chart, at the #8 position. ROBOT 6 has more.

How Steve Jobs Left His Mark on Comics

How Steve Jobs Left His Mark on Comics

Fri, October 7th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

With the tragic passing of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs on Wednesday, CBR Senior Editor Stephen Gerding looks back at his life and the surprising legacy he left on the world of comic books.

Marvel Comics On Sale October 12, 2011

Marvel Comics On Sale October 12, 2011

Thu, October 6th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Courtesy of Marvel, CBR brings you advance looks at new titles on sale next Wednesday including "Black Panther" #524, "FF" #10, "Ghost Rider" #4, "Punishermax" #18 and many more.

Lobdell Tackles DC Comics' Teenaged Titans

Lobdell Tackles DC Comics' Teenaged Titans

Thu, October 6th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Scott Lobdell writes "Red Hood and the Outlaws," "Superboy" and "Teen Titans" for DC Comics, and thanks to the publisher's launch of the New 52, he has a clean slate to tell his tales of the teenage titans.

APE: Clowes & Tomine Speak Out

APE: Clowes & Tomine Speak Out

Thu, October 6th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

"Ghost World" creator Dan Clowes and "Optic Nerve" creator Adrian Tomine held a wide-ranging discussion on everything from how important settings are in their work, 9/11 and how Clowes writes teenage girls so well.

CBR TV 2011: DC Comics' New 52 Creators, Part 4 - Elevating Their Titles' Characters

CBR TV 2011: DC Comics' New 52 Creators, Part 4 - Elevating Their Titles' Characters

Thu, October 6th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

CBR TV asked DC Comics' New 52 creators how they plan to raise the visibility of the lesser-known characters in their respective titles, especially when taking into account new readers DC is attempting to appeal to.

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REVIEW: "Casanova: Avaritia" #2

Thu, October 6th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Chad Nevett gives "Casanova: Avaritia" #1 4.5 stars calling Matt Fraction and Gabrial Bá's latest chapter a "skillfully done issue...a really good comic."

"Batman: Arkham City" Robin Gameplay Video Released

Thu, October 6th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

With “Batman: Arkham City” set for release in less than two weeks, Rocksteady has released in-game footage of Robin, a DLC playable character available exclusively through Best Buy in the US.

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EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW: "New Avengers" #17

Thu, October 6th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel has provided CBR with an exclusive preview of "New Avengers" #17 by Brian Michael Bendis and Mike Deodato. Daredevil's time as an Avenger continues Wednesday, October 12!

Marvel Lays Off COO Jim Sokolowski

Marvel Lays Off COO Jim Sokolowski

Thu, October 6th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

The layoff of a very well-liked member of Marvel Comics' staff may be seen as the latest belt-tightening measure of a rough economy as the House of Ideas lets go COO Jim Sokolowski.

The Buy Pile - 10/6/2011

The Buy Pile - 10/6/2011

Thu, October 6th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Image comes on strong with two comics well worth the money, naughty as they are, plus Matt Fraction keeps "Casanova" fascinating. "Batwing," "Deadpool" and others fall flat, but can't stop the winning.

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PREVIEW: "Uncanny X-Men" #1

Thu, October 6th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel has released a preview for "Uncanny X-Men" #1, the first issue of the November-relaunching series from the creative team of writer Kieron Gillen and artist Carlos Pacheco.

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REVIEW: "Action Comics" #2

Thu, October 6th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Chad Nevett gives "Action Comics" #2 3.5 stars, calling Grant Morrison, Rags Morales and Brent Anderson's take on Superman "a bold reworking of the character [that has] made for some highly entertaining comics."

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EXCL. PREVIEW: "Ultimate Comics Spider-Man" #3

Thu, October 6th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel has provided CBR with an exclusive first look at the latest chapter in the life of Miles Morales in "Ultimate Comics Spider-Man" #3. The issue, by Brian Michael Bendis and Sara Pichelli, hits October 12.

Haven Distributors Shutting Down, Pledges to Re-Open

Haven Distributors Shutting Down, Pledges to Re-Open

Thu, October 6th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

In a statement provided to ROBOT 6, Haven Distributors director Lance Stahlberg confirmed the company's planned shutdown, but stated, "I do intend to come back."

Comics A.M. - Digital Comics Milestone; Kickstarter's Patent Battle

Comics A.M. - Digital Comics Milestone; Kickstarter's Patent Battle

Thu, October 6th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

About 40% of this week's print releases were also available digitally! Kickstarter suing to block crowd-funding patent! Miguel Sepulveda goes DC-exclusive! Plus much more!

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PREVIEW: "The Shade" #1

Thu, October 6th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

DC Comics has released a preview of James Robinson's "The Shade" #1. Featuring art by Cully Hamner and covers by Tony Harris and Hamner, Robinson returns to Opal City Wednesday, October 12.

New 52 Pickup - Week 6:

New 52 Pickup - Week 6: "Action Comics," "Swamp Thing" & More

Wed, October 5th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Steve Sunu is six weeks into his competition pitting all 52 of DC Comics' series against each other, elimination-style! Half the field was eliminated last week -- which of this week's releases will make the cut?

Where The Hell Am I - 10/5/2011

Where The Hell Am I - 10/5/2011

Wed, October 5th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Jason Aaron knows exactly Where the Hell he is as the writer discusses his recent trip to Avilés to attend a one-of-a-kind comics festival, drink and eat with fans and chat with Alan Moore's wife, Melinda Gebbie.

Millar's

Millar's "Superior" Teams with National MS Society; Vaughn Signs to Produce Movie

Wed, October 5th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Mark Millar's "Superior" is set to hit the big screen under the oversight of Matthew Vaughn even as the hero joins forces with the National MS Society to raise awareness about multiple sclerosis.

CBR TV 2011: DC Comics' New 52 Creators, Part 3 - What to Look Forward to in Issues #2 & Beyond

CBR TV 2011: DC Comics' New 52 Creators, Part 3 - What to Look Forward to in Issues #2 & Beyond

Wed, October 5th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

CBR TV finds out what awaits readers of DC Comics' New 52 in issues #2 and bayond, from new "Hawk & Dove" bad guys to more action in "Blackhawks" and a previously unrevealed eight member in "Teen Titans" #3.

EXCLUSIVE FIRST LOOK: Alan Davis'

EXCLUSIVE FIRST LOOK: Alan Davis' "Captain America"

Wed, October 5th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

The legendary Alan Davis explodes onto "Captain America" with the Shattered Heroes tie-in issue #6. Marvel has provided CBR with an exclusive look at Davis and writer Ed Brubaker's first issue together.

APE: The CBLDF Protects Comics from the Man

APE: The CBLDF Protects Comics from the Man

Wed, October 5th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Charles Brownstein, executive director of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund, gave APE attendees a history of comics censorship, including the case of a fan facing jail time and sex offender registration.

Superman Fan Turns to Surgery to Become Man of Steel

Superman Fan Turns to Surgery to Become Man of Steel

Wed, October 5th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

ROBOT 6 has the story of a Superman fan so obsessed with the DC Comics icon that he's turned to multiple plastic surgeries since 1995 in order to resemble the Man of Steel as closely as possible.

ONE TO WATCH: Joshua Hale Fialkov

ONE TO WATCH: Joshua Hale Fialkov

Wed, October 5th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

CBR's One to Watch focuses on the writer of DC's "I, Vampire," Josh Fialkov, who discusses his journey to comics from a degree in theater and his thoughts on the industry as a whole.

Quesada Covers Loeb & McGuiness'

Quesada Covers Loeb & McGuiness' "Avengers: X-Sanction" #1

Wed, October 5th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel Entertainment CCO Joe Quesada returns to the drawing table to create a variant cover for "Avengers: X-Sanction" #1, Jeph Loeb and Ed McGuinness upcoming series re-introducing Cable to the Marvel Universe.

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REVIEW: "Swamp Thing" #2

Wed, October 5th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Greg McElhatton gives Scott Snyder and Yanick Paquette's "Swamp Thing" #2 4 stars saying, "I want to keep reading to find out how it will all pan out."

Krueger, Deneen and Zachary Lift

Krueger, Deneen and Zachary Lift "Phoenix" From the Ashes

Wed, October 5th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Writers Jim Krueger and Brendan Deneen and artist Dean Zachary give the lowdown on Atlas Comics' "Phoenix" revival and a little bit of lead-in to the epic "Atlas Unified" event.

Miles Morales Is My Spider-Man

Miles Morales Is My Spider-Man

Wed, October 5th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Brett White returns to CBR, explaining why, after his initial trepidation about the character, he has decided that Miles Morales is unarguably the Spider-Man for him.

J. Scott Campbell Variant Covers

J. Scott Campbell Variant Covers "Avenging Spider-Man"

Wed, October 5th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

It's a Cliffhanger reunion at Marvel as J. Scott Campbell joins Joe Madureira and Humberto Ramos on cover duties for Madureira and Zeb Wells' November-launching "Avenging Spider-Man."

Comics A.M. - Haven Distributors Closing? George Defense Rests

Comics A.M. - Haven Distributors Closing? George Defense Rests

Wed, October 5th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Haven Distributors reportedly set to shut down! Defense rests in murder trial of Michael George! APE wrap-ups! Interviews with Jeff Lemire, James O'Barr and Anders Nilsen! Plus more!

DC Comics - The New 52 Wrap Party Photo Parade

DC Comics - The New 52 Wrap Party Photo Parade

Wed, October 5th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Pinguino Kolb captured the night in pictures as fans and pros gathered in Hollywood at Golden Apple Comics to celebrate the first month of the newly-revamped DC Universe at the DC Comics - The New 52 Wrap Party.

PREVIEWS: New Comics on Sale 10/5/2011

PREVIEWS: New Comics on Sale 10/5/2011

Wed, October 5th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

It's New Comics Day in the States, and CBR has more than 60 previews of new titles on sale today from Marvel Comics, DC Comics, Image Comics, Dark Horse, IDW, Boom!, Dynamite and more.

X-POSITION: Way Clowns Around with

X-POSITION: Way Clowns Around with "Deadpool"

Tue, October 4th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

"Deadpool" writer Daniel Way promises mayhem, malevolence, a musical and more for the Merc with a Mouth! Your questions, his answers and hints at things to come...

CBR Coverage Returns for New York Comic Con 2011

CBR Coverage Returns for New York Comic Con 2011

Tue, October 4th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

CBR announces its plans for wall-to-wall coverage of this year's NYCC at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City, with details on live reporting, blogging and CBR TV's "magical" tiki room October 13 to 16.

Pipeline - 10/4/2011

Pipeline - 10/4/2011

Tue, October 4th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

The last thing you want to read is a boring comic, and Augie finds "Holy Terror" anything to be anything but. Also, which books were worth reading from the final week of DC Comics' New 52 launch?

EXCLUSIVE: Unveiling

EXCLUSIVE: Unveiling "Archie Meets KISS"

Tue, October 4th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

CBR News has an exclusive first look at the full four variant covers for Archie Comics incoming crossover with legendary rock and licensing superstars KISS as drawn by Francesco Francavilla.

CBR TV 2011: DC Comics' New 52 Creators, Part 2 - Pleasing New & Current Fans Alike

CBR TV 2011: DC Comics' New 52 Creators, Part 2 - Pleasing New & Current Fans Alike

Tue, October 4th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

From "Red Hood & the Outlaws'" Scott Lobdell to "O.M.A.C.'s" Dan DiDio and more, CBR TV asked DC Comics' New 52 creators how they made their titles enjoyable and accessible to new and current readers.

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