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Tilting at Windmills - 9/22/2011

Tilting at Windmills - 9/22/2011

Thu, September 22nd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Brian Hibbs examines the DC relaunch now that the first 3 weeks of New 52 titles have arrived, focusing on reigniting reader interest and problems with the current business model.

Marvel Comics On Sale September 28, 2011

Marvel Comics On Sale September 28, 2011

Thu, September 22nd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Courtesy of Marvel, CBR brings you advance looks at new titles on sale next Wednesday including "Amazing Spider-Man" #670, "FF" #9, "New Avengers" #16.1, "Venom" #7 and more.

SPIDER-ISLAND HOPPING: A 6-Armed Shocker & Villainous Masterminds

SPIDER-ISLAND HOPPING: A 6-Armed Shocker & Villainous Masterminds

Thu, September 22nd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Dan Slott and assistant editor Ellie Pyle spend some time SPIDER-ISLAND HOPPING, detailing Reed Richards novel vaccine against the virus, the mastermind pulling the Jackal's strings and more.

Shelf Life - 9/22/2011

Shelf Life - 9/22/2011

Thu, September 22nd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Ron Marz is back this week with the advice he plans to give his daughter if she pursues her goal to become a writer. The ups, the downs and how to navigate the murky waters.

REVIEW:

REVIEW: "Birds of Prey" #1

Thu, September 22nd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Doug Zawisza gives the relaunched "Birds of Prey" #1 4.5 stars, calling Duane Swierczynski and Jesus Saiz's take on the team "one of the best" of DC Comics' relaunched series.

Marvel Releases Hulk-centric

Marvel Releases Hulk-centric "Ultimate Hawkeye" Teaser

Thu, September 22nd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel Comics has released an image from "Ultimate Comics Hawkeye" #3 set under the quote "Why is everyone looking at Hulk?"

The Future of

The Future of "Transformers" & the Death of Optimus Prime

Thu, September 22nd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

During a press conference call Wednesday, IDW's John Barber and Hasbro's Michael Kelly discussed plans for "Transformers" post-"Chaos," including December's "The Death of Optimus Prime" and two new ongoing series.

The Buy Pile - 9/22/2011

The Buy Pile - 9/22/2011

Thu, September 22nd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Back to basics for the Bat, a horrifying new world for Princess Diana, pulse-pounding action for Misty Knight and ascension plans for storybook scions -- this is a fantastic week for comics.

Humphries Proves

Humphries Proves "Our Love is Real"

Thu, September 22nd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Writer Sam Humphries spoke with CBR News about his little indie book that could, the transition to Image comics and how his dynamic pre-order app makes things easier for readers.

Daniel Acuña Joins Bendis on

Daniel Acuña Joins Bendis on "Avengers"

Thu, September 22nd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel has announced artist Daniel Acuña as Brian Michael Bendis' permanent creative partner on "Avengers," releasing several pages from the team's issue #18 collaboration.

EXCL. PREVIEWS:

EXCL. PREVIEWS: "Secret Avengers," "Ultimate Comics Ultimates"

Thu, September 22nd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Courtesy of Marvel, CBR presents exclusive previews of Jonathan Hickman's "Ultimate Comics Ultimates" #2 and Warren Ellis' "Secret Avengers" #17, in stores September 28.

Madden Decrees

Madden Decrees "Jack Avarice IS The Courier"

Thu, September 22nd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Newcomer Chris Madden, artist on the upcoming "Danger Girl" relaunch, spoke with CBR about his action-adventure series "Jack Avarice IS The Courier," published weekly in November by IDW.

The Line It Is Drawn - Children's Books

The Line It Is Drawn - Children's Books

Thu, September 22nd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

This week, our artists draw your suggestions for comic book characters mashed up with classic children's picture books, from Swamp Thing and "The Giving Tree" to "How Loki Stole Christmas" and more!

EXCL. PREVIEW:

EXCL. PREVIEW: "Ultimate Comics Spider-Man" #2

Thu, September 22nd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel Comics has provided CBR with an exclusive first look at "Ultimate Comics Spider-Man" #2. The issue, by Brian Michael Bendis and Sara Pichelli, swings into stores September 28.

ADVANCE PREVIEW:

ADVANCE PREVIEW: "Fear Itself: The Fearless" #1

Thu, September 22nd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel has released an early preview of "Fear Itself: The Fearless" #1, set to debut in October from the creative team of Matt Fraction, Cullen Bunn, Chris Yost, Mark Bagley & Paul Pelletier.

5-STAR REVIEW:

5-STAR REVIEW: "Wonder Woman" #1

Thu, September 22nd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

"Wonder Woman" #1 becomes the third New 52 title to garner a 5-star review from CBR with Kelly Thompson calling Brian Azzarello and Cliff Chiang's new take on the Amazon "a must read for any fan."

Dynamite Debuts

Dynamite Debuts "Voltron" in December

Thu, September 22nd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

In December, Voltron returns to comics as Dynamite launches a new series based on the ever-popular '80s phenomenon, featuring covers by Alex Ross and more.

Higgins Takes

Higgins Takes "Nightwing" Back To His Roots

Thu, September 22nd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Dick Grayson is back in his old identity and back on the beat in Gotham, but the former Batman has new challenges ahead as writer Kyle Higgins tells CBR what makes "Nightwing" tick.

New 52 Pickup - Week 3: Batman, GLC, Wonder Woman & More

New 52 Pickup - Week 3: Batman, GLC, Wonder Woman & More

Wed, September 21st, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

In a week that sees the release of "Batman," "Wonder Woman" and "Catwoman" #1, Steve Sunu's New 52 Pickup culls more titles from his pull list as we approach the end of the first month of DC Comics' relaunch.

SPIDER-ISLAND HOPPING: Slott on Shang-Chi, Anti-Venom & More

SPIDER-ISLAND HOPPING: Slott on Shang-Chi, Anti-Venom & More

Wed, September 21st, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

"Spider-Island" lead writer Dan Slott joins CBR's SPIDER-ISLAND HOPPING to discuss guest-stars, Spidey's secret identity, '70s super hero fashions and much more!

ADVANCE PREVIEW:

ADVANCE PREVIEW: "Avengers Solo" #1

Wed, September 21st, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel Comics has released an early look at "Avengers Solo" #1, the October-launching title starring Hawkeye. The series, written by Jen Van Meter and Jim McCann, hits stores October 19.

Abraham Plays

Abraham Plays "A Game of Thrones"

Wed, September 21st, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Writer Daniel Abraham discusses the herculean task of adapting George R.R. Martin's bestselling novel for comics, nailing the story and keeping the structure true to the book's tradition.

Building The World of

Building The World of "Demon Knights"

Wed, September 21st, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

One issue in to his DC Comics New 52 series "Demon Knights," Paul Cornell has already sewn the seeds for an epic battle, a wicked queen, a twisted romance and more epic fantasy turns for the Demon, Madame Xanadu, Shining Knight and company.

CSBG's Top 100 DC & Marvel Character Countdown: The Top Ten

CSBG's Top 100 DC & Marvel Character Countdown: The Top Ten

Wed, September 21st, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

CSBG's countdown of your votes for your favorite Marvel and DC characters of all-time has now hit the Top 10! Come see who's made the list so far!

Marvel Reveals The Mighty in Action from

Marvel Reveals The Mighty in Action from "Fear Itself" #7

Wed, September 21st, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel has released Stuart Immonen's variant cover for "Fear Itself" #7 along with a 2-page spread by Immonen showing the Mighty heading into action against the Chosen.

REVIEW:

REVIEW: "Daredevil" #4

Wed, September 21st, 2011 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Ryan K. Lindsay gives Mark Waid and Marcos Martin's "Daredevil" #4 4.5 stars saying "Waid infuses intelligence into every page," and, "when it comes to innovative page structure...Martin is one of the best."

ONE TO WATCH: Chris Roberson

ONE TO WATCH: Chris Roberson

Wed, September 21st, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

CBR's ONE TO WATCH launches this week, shining the spotlight on comic book writer Chris Roberson as we discuss the "Superman: Grounded" controversy, his humble beginnings and the current state of his career.

Marvel releases

Marvel releases "Ultimate Spider-Man" #3 Action Sequence Teaser

Wed, September 21st, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel Comics has released an action sequence from "Ultimate Comics Spider-Man" #3 set under the quote "Dude, I know you're freaking out, but--but that was amazing."

Dynamite To Launch

Dynamite To Launch "Lord of the Jungle"

Wed, September 21st, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Dynamite has announced a new series based on Edgar Rice Burroughs' "Tarzan of the Apes." "Lord of the Jungle," written by Arvid Nelson with Alex Ross, Ryan Sook and more on covers, debuts for $1.00 in December.

Comics A.M. - New Lead in Michael George Case; SLG's Digital Priority

Comics A.M. - New Lead in Michael George Case; SLG's Digital Priority

Wed, September 21st, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Police track down new lead in Michael George murder trial! SLG's Dan Vado talks about company's new digital move! Brandon Graham on comics piracy! Interviews with Mark Waid, Allan Heinberg Amanda Palmer and more!

Azzarello Scares up a New Take on Wonder Woman

Azzarello Scares up a New Take on Wonder Woman

Wed, September 21st, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Brian Azzarello discusses about his and Cliff Chiang's horror-based take on DC Comics' most famous female hero, his plans for Wonder Woman's supporting cast, the status of the George Perez origin and much more.

PREVIEWS: New Comics on Sale 9/21/2011

PREVIEWS: New Comics on Sale 9/21/2011

Wed, September 21st, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

It's New Comics Day in the States, and CBR has more than 70 previews of new titles on sale today from Marvel Comics, DC Comics, Image Comics, Dark Horse, IDW Boom!, Dynamite and more.

5-STAR REVIEW: Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo's

5-STAR REVIEW: Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo's "Batman" #1

Tue, September 20th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

CBR's Doug Zawisza gives Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo's "Batman" #1 5 stars, saying it "delivers some great moments... giving us a slice of what's to come."

Pipeline - 9/20/2011

Pipeline - 9/20/2011

Tue, September 20th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Augie delves into the second week of DC Comics' New 52 line-up and catches a lot of torture and thin art. On the bright side, there are some good comics in there, too.

REVIEW:

REVIEW: "Ultimate Comics X-Men" #1

Tue, September 20th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Nick Spencer's "Ultimate Comics X-Men" #1 was given 3 stars by CBR reviewer Doug Zawisza who called Spencer and Paco Medina's debut issue "a prologue of an actual story still waiting to be told."

X-POSITION: Williams on Daken, X-Force & Bieber

X-POSITION: Williams on Daken, X-Force & Bieber

Tue, September 20th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

The writer behind "Daken: Dark Wolverine," Rob Williams spoke with X-Position about soccer and pop stars while still managing to answer a few questions about the son of Wolverine. All this, plus exclusive art!

Ottaviani Relates the Extraordinary Life of

Ottaviani Relates the Extraordinary Life of "Feynman"

Tue, September 20th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Writer Jim Ottaviani, best known for his self-published comics about science and scientists, spoke with CBR about tackling one of the great figures of the 20th century in his new biography about Richard Feynman.

Cornell Dissects

Cornell Dissects "Stormwatch" #1

Tue, September 20th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

The first of DC's New 52 to pull the WildStorm Universe into a new era, "Stormwatch" and writer Paul Cornell serve up a love letter to Warren Ellis, a bad ass Martian Manhunter and the great romance of Apollo and Midnighter.

Fitzpatrick Speaks Up on

Fitzpatrick Speaks Up on "Hush, Hush"

Tue, September 20th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

New York Times bestselling novelist Becca Fitzpatrick spoke with CBR about the graphic novel adaptation of "Hush, Hush," her young adult novel. Plus exclusive interior pages!

DC's New 52 Retailer Report: Week 2

DC's New 52 Retailer Report: Week 2

Tue, September 20th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

After the second full week of sales for DC Comics line-wide relaunch, the numbers remain high as sell outs for books like "Green Lantern" lead retailers to focus on keeping customers for issues #2, 3 and beyond.

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