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Comic Book Urban Legends Revealed #163

Comic Book Urban Legends Revealed #163

Did "Crime Does Not Pay" really outsell "Superman" in the '40s? Was a "Harbinger" character originally intended to be gay? Was an issue of "The Authority" ghost written by Grant Morrison?

SPOILERS OF WAR: Secret Invasion #4

SPOILERS OF WAR: Secret Invasion #4

With Iron Man disabled, S.H.I.E.L.D. compromised and the Skrull Invasion ravaging the Earth, is there any hope left? Brian Michael Bendis takes us through the intricacies of this week's issue #4 page-by-bloody-page.

Marvel Comics On Sale July 16th, 2008

Marvel Comics On Sale July 16th, 2008

Courtesy of Marvel, CBR brings you advance looks at new comics on sale next Wednesday including "Captain America" #40, "Marvel 1985" #3, "Punisher" #59, "Ultimate Fantastic Four" #56, "X-Factor" #33 and more!

CCI '08: Thursday Programming Preview

CCI '08: Thursday Programming Preview

Comic-Con International 2008 is just around the corner, and the show's official programming guide is beginning to leak out. Here's CBR's rundown of Thursday panels and events we think you might not want to miss.

REVIEW: Secret Invasion #4

REVIEW: Secret Invasion #4

CBR reviewer Benjamin Birdie turns in this review of "Secret Invasion" #4, the new issue by Brian Michael Bendis and Leinil Francis Yu that Birdie says is the most important issue of the series so far.

EXCLUSIVE: Solomon Kane #1 Preview

EXCLUSIVE: Solomon Kane #1 Preview

Courtesy of Dark Horse, CBR brings you an exclusive preview of "Solomon Kane" #1 by by Scott Allie and Mario Guevara with covers by Joe Kubert and John Cassaday, on sale in September.

FIRST LOOK: Mighty Avengers #16

FIRST LOOK: Mighty Avengers #16

You know Elektra's a skrull, but how did it happen? The answers are in next week's "Mighty Avengers" #16 by writer Brian Michael Bendis and artist Khoi Pham, and CBR has your exclusive first look.

Mignola talks

Mignola talks "Hellboy II"

CBR speaks with Mike Mignola about “Hellboy II: The Golden Army,” the future of the Hellboy comics and film franchises, what story he and Guillermo del Toro were originally planning to adapt, and why he never wants to sit in the director’s chair.

Joe Kelly Revists

Joe Kelly Revists "Captain Stoneheart" in Deluxe HC

Joe Kelly talks Image's "Captain Stoneheart and the Truth Fairy" hardcover, reprinting the acclaimed storybook tale lavishly illustrated by Chris Bachalo with bonus features including a dramatic reading of the story on CD.

Dynamite Comics On Sale July 10, 2008

Dynamite Comics On Sale July 10, 2008

Courtesy of Dynamite, CBR brings you advance looks at new comics on sale this week including "Red Sonja" #35, "Army of Darkness/Xena: Why Not?" #4 and "Battlestar Galactica: Origins" #7.

Permanent Damage - 7/9/2008

Permanent Damage - 7/9/2008

The problems with superhero comics and the final solution to those problems, and why the hardcore fans really want it after all, plus the Odyssey, Journey To The Center Of The 3D SFX, possible good news for San Diego and other flights of fancy.

X-POSITION: Dave Cockrum Tribute

X-POSITION: Dave Cockrum Tribute

On sale this month is "X-Men: Odd Men Out," featuring unpublished work by legendary artist Dave Cockrum. In this special X-POSITION, longtime Marvel creators reminisce about the man who made the X-Men what they are today.

Greek to Me: Faerber on “Pilot Season: Urban Myths”

Greek to Me: Faerber on “Pilot Season: Urban Myths”

Jay Faerber talks about “Pilot Season: Urban Myths,” a private eye story set in a world where Ancient Greece exists into the modern day, complete with meddlesome gods and snake-haired monsters.

Dark Horse Solicitations for October, 2008

Dark Horse Solicitations for October, 2008

Dark Horse has released images and solicitation information for new comics and products on sale in October, 2008, including "Hellboy: In The Chapel of Moloch," which sees creator Mike Mignola return to the drawing table.

Crime Wave: Brubaker talks “Criminal”

Crime Wave: Brubaker talks “Criminal”

Issue #4 of Ed Brubaker & Sean Phillips’s “Criminal” kicks off “Bad Night.” We spoke with Brubaker about the story as well as those collected in “The Dead and the Dying,” the new trade paperback on sale this week.

Gastonny talks

Gastonny talks "Caliber" Artwork

The illustrator of Radical's "Caliber: First Canon of Justice," Garrie Gastonny talks about the process of creating the series' distinctive artwork, his research, collaborators and stylistic influences.

Tour LA with

Tour LA with "High Rollers'" Gary Phillips, 1

Writer Gary Phillips takes you on a video tour of Los Angeles, visiting the locales his four-issue Boom! Studios gangster story "High Rollers" takes place. Today, Phillips introduces you to the players.

CBR Presents Tori Amos' COMIC BLOG TATTOO

CBR Presents Tori Amos' COMIC BLOG TATTOO

COMIC BLOG TATTOO is a new workblog documenting the creative process behind "Comic Book Tattoo," the Image anthology based on the songs of Tori Amos with exclusive artwork, script pages and creator commentary.

Reflections: Hugh Sterbakov

Reflections: Hugh Sterbakov

“Freshmen” writer Hugh Sterbakov talks about the “Summer Vacation Special” and what the kids have been up to on their break. He also teases what fans can expect from the third volume of the sleeper-hit series.

EXCLUSIVE: Terry Dodson Art for

EXCLUSIVE: Terry Dodson Art for "Uncanny X-Men" #500

Courtesy of Marvel, CBR brings you an exclusive preview of full-color Terry Dodson pages and cover art for "Uncanny X-Men" #500, written by Ed Brubaker & Matt Fraction and on sale July 23.

Pipeline - 7/8/2008

Pipeline - 7/8/2008

Imagining Absolute editions, being the fly on the wall, invading Japan by land in World War II, collecting sketches in Pittsburgh, recommending interesting podcasts. It's a busy week with a jam-packed edition of Pipeline.

Super Fashion: Metropolitan Museum's Day of Heroes

Super Fashion: Metropolitan Museum's Day of Heroes

The Metropolitan Museum of Art held a day of panels and lectures coinciding with the exhibition, Superheroes: Fashion and Fantasy, with John Cassaday, Paul Levitz and Adi Granov.

Devil's Due Comics On Sale July 10, 2008

Devil's Due Comics On Sale July 10, 2008

Courtesy of Devil's Due Publishing, CBR brings you advance looks at new comics on sale this week including "Hack/Slash" #13, "Voltron: A Legend Forged" #1 and the 99-cent "Spooks: Omega Team" #0.

Image Comics On Sale July 10, 2008

Image Comics On Sale July 10, 2008

Courtesy of Image, CBR brings you advance looks at new comics on sale this week including "Strange Cases" #2, "Wildguard: Insider" #3 and an exclusive preview of "I Kill Giants" #1 by Joe Kelly and J.M. Ken Nimura.

The CBR Boat Show Returns to Comic-Con

The CBR Boat Show Returns to Comic-Con

CBR brings our 42’ yacht back to Comic-Con International in San Diego for the second CBR Boat Show! The video show has received a number of upgrades and CBR’s Jonah Weiland has all the details inside.

Citzens for Batman:

Citzens for Batman: "Major Show of Force" in NYC & Chicago on Tuesday

With a countdown clock that runs out Tuesday night, the Citizens for Batman website has updated with coordinates for "major" events in New York City and Chicago.

MI:13 Agent Profile - Blade? Cornell talks

MI:13 Agent Profile - Blade? Cornell talks "Captain Britain"

The cast of Marvel's hit "Captain Britain and MI:13" grows by one in September, when none other than Blade the Vampire Hunter joins the team. Writer Paul Cornell tells CBR about his plans.

G. Willow Wilson talks

G. Willow Wilson talks "Air"

The writer of Vertigo's hugely acclaimed "Cairo," G. Willow Wilson talks to CBR News about her new M.K. Perker-illustrated project, "Air," an ongoing series about a flight attendant aboard a hijacked plane heading to a country that doesn't exist.

Lying In The Gutters - 7/7/2008

Lying In The Gutters - 7/7/2008

A look at the new TV show "No Heroics," which finds a bunch of super heroes who are needy, lazy, alcoholic and worse in a local bar, plus "Doctor Who" news, why the Question has seemingly appeared in TV ads and more comic news.

TRINGENUITY 5:

TRINGENUITY 5: "Trinity" Commentary

The five-issues-long battle with Konvikt comes to a close with a memorable gut- shot by Wonder Woman, Morgaine Le Fey dispatches an underling, Tarot discovers the Trinity, and an old hero makes his return.

Whedons'

Whedons' "Dr. Horrible" Prelude at MySpace Dark Horse Presents

With the Brothers Whedon set to unleash “Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog,” MySpace Dark Horse Presents has published a prelude webcomic. CBR speaks with its writer, Zack Whedon.

EXCLUSIVE: Beyond Wonderland #1 Preview

EXCLUSIVE: Beyond Wonderland #1 Preview

CBR brings you an exclusive preview of "Beyond Wonderland" #1 from Zenescope Entertainment with covers by J. Scott Campbell and David Finch, debuting July 23 at Comic-Con International.

WW Chicago Photo Parade - Part 1

WW Chicago Photo Parade - Part 1

We've finally gone through all of our photos from last weekend's Wizard World Chicago and are excited to post our first set from Friday, featuring the Image Founders, the Warren Ellis chat and a handful of questionable costumes.

EXCLUSIVE:

EXCLUSIVE: "Captain America - White" #0 Preview

Courtesy of Marvel, CBR brings you an exclusive preview of Independence Day of "Captain America: White" #0, the new project by writer Jeph Loeb and artist Tim Sale, on sale next week.

Marvel Comics On Sale July 10th, 2008

Marvel Comics On Sale July 10th, 2008

Courtesy of Marvel, CBR brings you advance looks at new comics on sale next Thursday including "Nova" #15, "Eternals" #2, "Invincible Iron Man" #2, "Ultimate Origins" #2, "Powers" #29 and more!

FIRST LOOK: Guardians of the Galaxy #3

FIRST LOOK: Guardians of the Galaxy #3

Courtesy of Marvel, CBR brings you a first look at pages from "Guardians of the Galaxy" #3 by writers Dan Abnett & Andy Lanning and artists Paul Pelletier & Rick Magyar, on sale next week.

Hickman & Bodenheim Hold

Hickman & Bodenheim Hold "A Red Mass for Mars"

The end of the world is nigh and humanity can call upon but one hero who's not keen on helping. Jonathan Hickman & Ryan Bodenheim take a new look at the super-archetype in “A Red Mass For Mars”

The Buy Pile - 7/3/2008

The Buy Pile - 7/3/2008

Things go well with a war in the land of stories, mercy for the elderly, crashing windows and the whimsy of youth, plus the return of Gary Phillips, Ambush Bug's editorial policies and more.

"100 HULKS" Charity Auction Gallery, Part III

We continue our showcase of The Hero Initiative's 100 "Hulk" #1 covers for charity with new work by Javier Pulido, Paul Renaud, John Romita, Stan Sakai, Tim Sale, Herb Trimpe and many, many more.

EXCLUSIVE: Alex Ross

EXCLUSIVE: Alex Ross "Avengers/Invaders" #3

Courtesy of Dynamic Forces, CBR brings you an exclusive first look at Alex Ross' variant cover of "Avengers/Invaders" #3, the new issue by Ross, Jim Krueger and Steve Sadowski on sale this week.

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