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Shinick's "Hobgoblin" Breaks Into the Hero Business

Shinick's "Hobgoblin" Breaks Into the Hero Business

Kevin Shinick explains how Hobgoblin applies his business acumen to the world of superheroics when the alignment inversions of "AXIS" hit the Marvel U.

Original Boy Wonder Burt Ward Reminiscences About

Original Boy Wonder Burt Ward Reminiscences About "Batman" & Robin

TV/Film

Actor Burt Ward discusses his strange Robin audition for the 1960s "Batman" TV series with Adam West and injuries sustained on set.

5 minutes ago
by Bryan Cairns
COMIC REEL: D'Onofrio Teases

COMIC REEL: D'Onofrio Teases "Daredevil"; New "Agents of SHIELD" Teaser

TV/Film

Vincent D'Onofrio discusses the tone of Marvel & Netflix's "Daredevil"; "Agents of SHIELD" debuts a new season two trailer and more.

10 minutes ago
by Steve Sunu
EXCL PREVIEW:

EXCL PREVIEW: "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" #7 Alters Magic Law

Comic Books

Xander & Spike may fix their lives through the Book of Magical Laws in Christos Gage, Nicholas Brendon & Rebekah Isaacs' "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" #7.

1 hour ago
Comics A.M. - Books-A-Million Sees Growth in Graphic Novel Sales

Comics A.M. - Books-A-Million Sees Growth in Graphic Novel Sales

Comic Books

Book chain says "The Walking Dead," manga driving sales increase! What's the economic impact of Salt Lake Comic Con? Alan Moore talks Lovecraft! Plus more!

1 hour ago
FAN EXPO: DC Comics'

FAN EXPO: DC Comics' "Champions of Justice" with Azzarello, Lemire, Pak and Finch

Comic Books

Jeff Lemire, Brian Azzarello, Greg Pak and David Finch talk the latest in "Justice League United," "Wonder Woman" and more at Fan Expo in Toronto.

2 hours ago
by Ryan Hancock
Shinick's

Shinick's "Hobgoblin" Breaks Into the Hero Business

Comic Books

Kevin Shinick explains how Hobgoblin applies his business acumen to the world of superheroics when the alignment inversions of "AXIS" hit the Marvel U.

3 hours ago
by Dave Richards
Last Week's Comics Reviewed:

Last Week's Comics Reviewed: "All-Star Western," "All-New X-Men" Hit High Notes

Comic Books

Palmiotti & Gray's "All-Star Western" rides off into the sunset with 5 stars, while "All-New X-Men," and debuts for "Wayward" & "Bob's Burgers" impress.

4 hours ago

"Agents of SHIELD" Goes Ghost in Season Two Promo

TV/Film

A fan-uploaded commercial for "Marvel's Agents of SHIELD" features the first footage of the ABC show's forthcoming second season.

18 hours ago
by Albert Ching
Ben Edlund Says

Ben Edlund Says "The Tick" Live-Action Return "Being Pursued with Vigor"

TV/Film

Amid reports that Patrick Warburton will return as The Tick, franchise creator Ben Edlund confirmed that a live-action return is being pursued.

19 hours ago
by Albert Ching
ADVANCE REVIEW: Soule & McNiven's

ADVANCE REVIEW: Soule & McNiven's "Death of Wolverine" #1

Comic Books

Charles Soule and Steve McNiven deliver a "well written, wonderfully drawn" debut issue for Marvel's "Death of Wolverine."

20 hours ago
2014's 11 Best Summer Movie Moments

2014's 11 Best Summer Movie Moments

TV/Film

Celebrate Labor Day with SPINOFF as we look back and rates the best moments of 2014's biggest summer movies.

21 hours ago
PREVIEW: Riddler Joins Batman in

PREVIEW: Riddler Joins Batman in "Detective Comics: Futures End" #1

Comic Books

Robin replaced by... The Riddler? Find out what happens 5 years from now in Buccellato, Hepburn & Richards' "Detective Comics: Futures End" #1.

21 hours ago
FANTASY DRAFT:

FANTASY DRAFT: "Friday Night Lights" Stars as Marvel Heroes

TV/Film

With Adrianne Palicki joining "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." as Mockingbird, CBR picks the next "Friday Night Lights" alumni we want to see in a Marvel property.

Mon, September 1st, 2014
by Brett White
Legendary Archie Comics Artist Stan Goldberg Passes Away

Legendary Archie Comics Artist Stan Goldberg Passes Away

Comic Books

Stan Goldberg, legendary Archie Comics artist and Silver Age Marvel colorist, passed away Sunday at the age of 82.

Mon, September 1st, 2014
by Kevin Melrose

"When Did Superman First Encounter Kryptonite?" & More Comic Book Firsts

Comic Books

CBSG has an archive of famous comic book firsts, including the first time Superman encountered both green and red kryptonite.

Mon, September 1st, 2014
PREVIEWS: Dynamite Comics on Sale September 3, 2014

PREVIEWS: Dynamite Comics on Sale September 3, 2014

Comic Books

There's an array of new Dynamite Entertainment titles on sale this week including "Red Sonja: The Black Tower" #1, "Ex-Con" #1 and many more!

Mon, September 1st, 2014
by CBR News Team
Yen Press Brings

Yen Press Brings "Big Hero 6" Manga to North America

Comic Books

Though a release date has not been set, Yen Press has acquired the rights to translate and publish the manga based on Disney's upcoming animated film.

Mon, September 1st, 2014
by Stephen Gerding
EXCL. PREVIEW: The Sentence is Death in

EXCL. PREVIEW: The Sentence is Death in "Aquaman: Futures End" #1

Comic Books

The New 52 jumps five years ahead as Mera claims the throne and sentences Arthur to death in "Aquaman: Futures End" #1 by Dan Jurgens & Alvaro Martinez.

Mon, September 1st, 2014
FAN EXPO: Marvel Entertainment Presents: The Legendary Stan Lee

FAN EXPO: Marvel Entertainment Presents: The Legendary Stan Lee

Comic Books

Stan The Man shares stories new and old as he recounts Spider-Man's inspiration, promotes a Black Widow movie and recalls his favorite cameos.

Sun, August 31st, 2014
by Alexa Tomaszewski
FAN EXPO: DC Comics 101 Gives An All Access Look At Comics and TV

FAN EXPO: DC Comics 101 Gives An All Access Look At Comics and TV

Comic Books

A full slate of Batman and Superman comic coming up plus news on "Arrow," "Gotham," "The Flash" and "Constantine" were highlighted in Toronto.

Sun, August 31st, 2014
by Alexa Tomaszewski
PREVIEW:

PREVIEW: "Nailbiter" #5 Closes in on a Killer

Comic Books

Finch & Crane inch toward finding a murderer, but Buckaroo has plenty more secrets in Joshua Williamson & Mike Henderson's "Nailbiter" #5 from Image.

Sun, August 31st, 2014
CSBG's Year of the Artist is Now Two Thirds Complete!

CSBG's Year of the Artist is Now Two Thirds Complete!

Comic Books

Every day in 2014, CSBG examines a notable comic artist and the evolution of their style. Check out the archive for the artists spotlighted so far.

Sun, August 31st, 2014
Dylan Todd and Company Reveal the Future in

Dylan Todd and Company Reveal the Future in "2299"

Comic Books

ROBOT 6 talks with writer and designer Dylan Todd about assembling the new digital sci-fi anthology, the futuristic "2299."

Sun, August 31st, 2014
EXCL PREVIEW: Ryall & Kieth Conclude

EXCL PREVIEW: Ryall & Kieth Conclude "Mars Attacks: First Born" #4

Comic Books

Chris Ryall & Sam Kieth's "Mars Attacks: First Born" #4 comes to a close as the Martians finally pinpoint where their lost baby is on Earth.

Sun, August 31st, 2014

"Guardians" Takes Labor Day Box Office To Become 2014's Highest Grossing Movie

TV/Film

The Marvel Studios hit continues to prove a bright spot in a weak summer as Pierce Brosnan's "November Man" falters.

Sun, August 31st, 2014
by Kiel Phegley
REVIEW: Zub, Cummings & Rauch's

REVIEW: Zub, Cummings & Rauch's "Wayward" #1

Comic Books

Jim Zub, Steve Cummings & John Rauch deliver "a fantastical 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer'-meets-Studio Ghibli film with an R-rated twist" in "Wayward" #1.

Sun, August 31st, 2014
CBR TV @ SDCC: Ishmael Details Mondo's Future

CBR TV @ SDCC: Ishmael Details Mondo's Future

Comic Books

Mondo CEO Justin Ishmael boarded the CBR Yacht to discuss the future of Mondo in posters and toys, teasing many more plans to come.

Sun, August 31st, 2014
by Jonah Weiland

"A S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Becomes A Super-Villain!" & More Comic Book Cliches

Comic Books

CSBG has a pile of comic books filled with recurring themes, including the latest, a look at how many S.H.I.E.L.D. agents end up becoming super-villains.

Sun, August 31st, 2014
EXCL PREVIEW: Biking Goes Extreme in

EXCL PREVIEW: Biking Goes Extreme in "Steven Universe" #2

Comic Books

Steven just wants to participate in a county bike race, but first he needs to train in BOOM!'s "Steven Universe" #2 by Jeremy Sorese & Coleman Engle.

Sun, August 31st, 2014
Raise Your Glass to Fallen Shelf Porn from Napa, California

Raise Your Glass to Fallen Shelf Porn from Napa, California

Comic Books

A fan shares a picture of his collection before last week's 6.1 earthquake damaged it. Also find out how you can submit your own collection to ROBOT 6.

Sat, August 30th, 2014
FAN EXPO: Bernie Wrightson Returns to Canada

FAN EXPO: Bernie Wrightson Returns to Canada

Comic Books

Bernie Wrightson returned to Canada to take questions from fans regarding the creation of Swamp Thing and the state of the comic industry.

Sat, August 30th, 2014
by Ryan Hancock
FAN EXPO: Revisiting Canada’s Own Hero at the Captain Canuck Super Panel

FAN EXPO: Revisiting Canada’s Own Hero at the Captain Canuck Super Panel

Comic Books

The Captain Canuck team returned to Toronto to discuss the animated web series, what influenced the redesign of Captain Canuck and what developments they have in store for the future.

Sat, August 30th, 2014
by Jesmarnin Lafuente
TOYING AROUND: Marvel,

TOYING AROUND: Marvel, "Titanfall," "Street Fighter" & More!

Comic Books

Marvel properties like Spider-Man and "Guardians of the Galaxy" share the spotlight with video games such as "Dead Space 3," "Titanfall" and more!

Sat, August 30th, 2014
by TJ Dietsch
REVIEW: Dynamite's

REVIEW: Dynamite's "Bob's Burgers" #1

Comic Books

With a creative team drawn from the animated series, "Bob's Burgers" #1 is "a great start" to the ongoing comic book adventures from Dynamite.

Sat, August 30th, 2014
EXCL PREVIEW: Darien Looks to Save the Empire in

EXCL PREVIEW: Darien Looks to Save the Empire in "Star Mage" #6

Comic Books

The final issue of JC De La Torre & Franco Cespedes' IDW series "Star Mage" brings Darien face-to-face with foes who question his loyalties.

Sat, August 30th, 2014
Liam Neeson Says He'd Play Ra’s al Ghul on

Liam Neeson Says He'd Play Ra’s al Ghul on "Arrow" "in a Heartbeat"

TV/Film

The actor, who previously played Ra’s al Ghul in Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy, has said he'd be willing to return to the role on the small screen.

Sat, August 30th, 2014
by JK Parkin

"The Multiversity": Adventures on Earth-You

Comic Books

Now that Grant Morrison’s long-awaited miniseries has debuted, ROBOT 6 considers what to take away from the first issue & the notion of "headcanon."

Sat, August 30th, 2014
Texas Pastor Petitions City Council to Remove Vampire Books From Local Library

Texas Pastor Petitions City Council to Remove Vampire Books From Local Library

Comic Books

A pastor in Cleveland, Texas, has called for the removal of "occult" books from the teen room at the local library, including the manga "Vampire Knight."

Sat, August 30th, 2014
PREVIEW: Farmers Take to the Skies in

PREVIEW: Farmers Take to the Skies in "God Hates Astronauts" #1

Comic Books

Ryan Browne debuts "God Hates Astronauts" #1 at Image Comics, in which a group of Astro-Farmers travel to space but don't receive a warm welcome.

Sat, August 30th, 2014

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