Category: Comic Books

Showing results 25125-1 of 1

Spend the Holiday Weekend with the CBR Forums!

Spend the Holiday Weekend with the CBR Forums!

Sat, October 8th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

With the move of the CBR Forums to a new server, they're as blazing fast as the conversation! Spend some of your Columbus Day weekend talking comics with the most active comics boards online!

Axel-In-Charge - 10/7/2011

Axel-In-Charge - 10/7/2011

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

In the midst of Marvel's first big original graphic novel pushes of the modern era, Axel Alonso speaks to the strengths of the format, the ideas behind a "Castle" tie-in and teases the future of Hawkeye and "Avengers Academy."

Barnes & Noble Pulls 100 DC Graphic Novels

Barnes & Noble Pulls 100 DC Graphic Novels

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

In a response to DC's exclusive partnering with Amazon's Kindle Fire for titles like "Watchmen" and "The Sandman," Barnes & Noble has pulled the physical books from their store shelves as a protest. Updated with comment from DC.

Trautmann Revives

Trautmann Revives "Flash Gordon: Zeitgeist"

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

Writer Eric Trautmann takes Flash Gordon on a brand new adventure and discusses his master plan, his favorite "Flash Gordon" tales and the challenges of writing classic pulp fiction.

REVIEW:

REVIEW: "The Walking Dead" #89

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

Giving "The Walking Dead" #79 4 stars, Kelly Thompson calls Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard's latest issue a perfect example of "one of the best ongoing comics in the last ten years."

Marvel's Latest Teaser, Possible Return of Bucky?

Marvel's Latest Teaser, Possible Return of Bucky?

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

Marvel's latest teaser, a red star on a black background, offers little detail asking the question "What if there wasn't only one? possibly hinting at a second resurrection for Captain America's WWII partner, Bucky.

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW:

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW: "Resurrection Man" #2

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

DC Comics has provided CBR with an exclusive preview of "Resurrection Man" #2. The new adventures of Mitch Shelley as told by Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning continue Wednesday, October 12.

REVIEW:

REVIEW: "Animal Man" #2

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

Doug Zawisza gives DC Comics' "Animal Man" #2 4 stars saying the sophomore issue from Jeff Lemire and Travel Foreman "disturbing and crazy...memorable and exciting"

Brian Wood Sides with Wolverine During the X-Men's

Brian Wood Sides with Wolverine During the X-Men's "Regenesis"

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

Marvel has released a teaser featuring Wolverine and Quentin Quire for Brian Wood's upcoming X-related project, details of which are promised to be announced during the NYCC "Regenesis" panel.

CBR TV 2011: DC Comics' New 52 Creators, Part 5 - Their New Super-Villains

CBR TV 2011: DC Comics' New 52 Creators, Part 5 - Their New Super-Villains

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

Wrapping our week-long Q&A with DC Comics' New 52 creators, CBR TV asks for their favorite newly-created villains and why their bad guys have what it takes to stick it to their respective arch-heroes.

Comic Book Legends Revealed - Green Hornet, Brother Power & Wall Street

Comic Book Legends Revealed - Green Hornet, Brother Power & Wall Street

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

"This week, discover the bizarre truth of the Wall Street adviser who made hundreds of thousands of dollars based on clues from comic strips! Plus, legends about the Green Hornet and Brother Power, the Geek!"

The Line It Is Drawn - Switching Genres

The Line It Is Drawn - Switching Genres

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

This week, our artists drew your suggestions for comic book characters in different genres. Western Batgirl, Grim and Gritty Inferior Five, Cyberpunk Static and more!

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.

REVIEW:

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.

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW:

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.

PREVIEW:

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.

REVIEW:

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."

EXCL. PREVIEW:

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!

PREVIEW:

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.

FirstPreviousNextLast