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"Rowdy" Roddy Piper Reported Dead at 61

"Rowdy" Roddy Piper Reported Dead at 61

Pro wrestling legend and "They Live" star "Rowdy" Roddy Piper has died of natural causes at age 61.

Space-faring Shelf Porn from San Antonio

Space-faring Shelf Porn from San Antonio

Comic Books

From Zenn-La to Tatooine by way of San Antonio, David shares his collection of Star Wars, Star Trek, comic books and more! Also find out how you can submit your own SHELF PORN to ROBOT 6!

9 hours ago
COMIC REEL:

COMIC REEL: "Batman v Superman" Casting Rumor, "Crow" Remake in Question

TV, Film

Actor Scoot McNairy has once again been connected to the role of Jimmy Olsen, and the "Crow" remake has reportedly suspended production.

10 hours ago
by Albert Ching
Boston Comic Con: Exploring the Marvel Universe

Boston Comic Con: Exploring the Marvel Universe

Comic Books

Humberto Ramos, Gerry Duggan, Phil Noto and more sat down to discuss the major changes that will affect the Marvel Universe in the coming days.

10 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
So is Thor Bulletproof or Not?

So is Thor Bulletproof or Not?

Comic Books

In their latest spotlight on problematic superhero fights, CSBG tackles a surprisingly controversial comic book topic -- is Thor bulletproof?

10 hours ago
EXCL. PREVIEW: The Robins Prepare for Batman in

EXCL. PREVIEW: The Robins Prepare for Batman in "We Are... ROBIN #3"

Comic Books

CBR has an exclusive look at the new issue of DC Comics' "We Are... ROBIN" by Lee Bermejo & Jorge Corona, plus James Harvey's variant.

11 hours ago
Ian McShane Joins

Ian McShane Joins "Game of Thrones" Season 6

TV

HBO veteran Ian McShane is returning to the network for what's said to be a small yet vital "Game of Thrones" role.

12 hours ago

"Scorned Women" Unleash Their Fury in the New Cover Contest

Comic Books

You know the old saying, and this week the CBR Community is letting the covers do the talking. Just stay on their good side, okay?

12 hours ago
REPORT: Channing Tatum Official for

REPORT: Channing Tatum Official for "Gambit"

Film

Despite earlier reports that he was planning to leave the film, Channing Tatum appears to have closed his deal for the X-Men spinoff "Gambit."

12 hours ago
by Albert Ching
New

New "Stuart Little" Film Reportedly in the Works at Sony

Film

"Stuart Little" may make a return to the big screen, with a new film reportedly in development at Sony Pictures.

13 hours ago
Was the Creator of

Was the Creator of "Doom Patrol" Exiled from Two Different Countries?

Comic Books

Bruno Premiani co-created the Doom Patrol with Arnold Drake, but did his outspoken beliefs drive him out of two separate countries?

13 hours ago
EXCL. PREVIEW: The Relationship Hits a Speed Bump in Zahler's

EXCL. PREVIEW: The Relationship Hits a Speed Bump in Zahler's "Long Distance" #3

Comic Books

Lee's career goals could cause problems for her relationship with Carter in this first look at Thom Zahler's "Long Distance" #3 from IDW.

14 hours ago
27 Gambit Covers That Will Convince Channing Tatum To Stay

27 Gambit Covers That Will Convince Channing Tatum To Stay

Film

With Channing Tatum reportedly splitting from "Gambit," we've compiled a list of covers to remind the actor of what he'll be missing out on.

15 hours ago
by Brett White
CBR's YouTube Channel Features the Greatest Video Interviews

CBR's YouTube Channel Features the Greatest Video Interviews

TV, Comic Books, Digital Comics, Video Games, Film

Follow CBR's YouTube channel for in-depth discussions with top comic book creators, actors, directors, writers, gag reels, sneak peeks and more!

16 hours ago
What is the Greatest Joker Story Ever Told?

What is the Greatest Joker Story Ever Told?

Comic Books

CSBG's countdown of your picks for the greatest Joker story ever has come to an end! Will it be "Laughing Fish," "Killing Joke" or "5-Way Revenge"?

17 hours ago
EXCL. PREVIEW: IDW's

EXCL. PREVIEW: IDW's "My Little Pony: Friends Forever" #19 Takes the Cake

Comic Books

Rarity helps the Cakes expand their business in Christina Rice & Brenda Hickey's "My Little Pony: Friends Forever" #19 from IDW Publishing.

18 hours ago

"Entourage" Producer Developing Sci-Fi Franchise "Alien Bounty Hunter"

Comic Books, Film

"Entourage" and "Ballers" producer Stephen Levinson plans on kicking off the new potential franchise with a comic book series from CME Comics.

22 hours ago
by Kevin Mahadeo
AMC Gives

AMC Gives "Fear the Walking Dead" 15-Episode Second Season Order

TV

"The Walking Dead" spinoff, which announced a second season back in March, has officially been given a 15-episode order for season two.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
by Meagan Damore

"Rowdy" Roddy Piper Reported Dead at 61

TV, Film

Pro wrestling legend and "They Live" star "Rowdy" Roddy Piper has died of natural causes at age 61.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
Marvel Addresses

Marvel Addresses "Hercules'" Sexuality

Comic Books

Marvel has answered speculation on the sexual orientation of "Hercules," following the announcement of a new series by Dan Abnett and Luke Ross.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
by Albert Ching
Alonso Confirms Second Bendis-Written

Alonso Confirms Second Bendis-Written "Iron Man" Series in the Works

Comic Books

Marvel Comics Editor-in-Chief Axel Alonso revealed that Brian Michael Bendis will pen a sister-title to "Invincible Iron Man."

Fri, July 31st, 2015
by Meagan Damore
SDCC:

SDCC: "Mike Tyson Mysteries" Cast, Crew Talk Big Reactions To Small Situations

TV

The cast and crew discuss forming the Adult Swim series around Mike Tyson, and unpack the former boxer's reservations about becoming an animated mystery-solver.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
Marvel Reveals New

Marvel Reveals New "Jessica Jones" Logo

TV

With "Jessica Jones" recently announced to be debuting on Netflix later this year, Marvel has released a new logo for the live-action series.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
by Albert Ching
Marvel Announces

Marvel Announces "Invincible Iron Man" Launch Parties

Comic Books

Participating retail locations will receive exclusive Iron Man items, including a "Build Your Own Iron Man" promo piece.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
by Brett White
Live-Action

Live-Action "Attack on Titan" Director, Stars Talk Characters, Special Effects

Comic Books, Film

Director Shinji Higuchi and stars Haruma Miura and Kiko Mizuhara discuss bringing Hajime Isayama's popular manga to live-action life.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
Lionsgate Gears Up For

Lionsgate Gears Up For "Naruto" Movie

Film

Lionsgate is reportedly in talks with Michael Gracey to direct an adaptation of Masashi Kishimoto's bestselling manga turned blockbuster anime franchise.

Fri, July 31st, 2015

"Vacation's" Christina Applegate Talks Comedy, Working With Kids And That Car

Film

The “Anchorman” veteran admits she may have accidentally taught her young "Vacation" co-stars a few lessons in foul language.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
REVIEW: Aaron & Bianchi's

REVIEW: Aaron & Bianchi's "Star Wars" #7 Provides Excellent Backstory

Comic Books

Jason Aaron and Simone Bianchi's "Star Wars" #7 is "yet another fantastic chapter in the relaunched series."

Fri, July 31st, 2015
CBR TV: Palahniuk & Mack Talk

CBR TV: Palahniuk & Mack Talk "Fight Club 2," Sensitive Subjects & Cover Controversies

Comic Books

Author Chuck Palahniuk and cover artist David Mack spoke with CBR TV about the "Fight Club" sequel, learning to write comics and pushing the envelope.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
by Jonah Weiland
POLL: Do You Want Stephen Amell to Grow A Goatee for

POLL: Do You Want Stephen Amell to Grow A Goatee for "Arrow"?

TV, Comic Books

The "Arrow" star may have given a firm answer on Oliver Queen's facial hair future, but would you like to see the DC Comics hero go full goatee?

Fri, July 31st, 2015
Tieri & Pizzari Bring

Tieri & Pizzari Bring "Black Knight" to All-New All-Different Marvel

Comic Books

The Black Knight will return to Marvel Comics in his very own post-"Secret Wars" series from Frank Tieri and Luca Pizzari.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
by Meagan Damore
Robbins Salutes

Robbins Salutes "Babes in Arms," World War II's Female Cartoonists

Comic Books

Trina Robbins' new book is a celebration of four great women who spun tales of female heroes battling the Axis powers during WWII.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
by Alex Dueben
Comic Book Legends Revealed: Did Marvel Once Plan Its Own

Comic Book Legends Revealed: Did Marvel Once Plan Its Own "Crisis on Infinite Earths"?

TV, Comic Books, Film

This week, learn if Marvel nearly rebooted in the 1980s with a brand-new line of comics! Plus, what came first, "Ghost World" or Daria?

Fri, July 31st, 2015
Comics A.M. -

Comics A.M. - "Shonen Jump" To Publish "Boruto" Manga One-Shot

Comic Books

Masashi Kishimoto teams with Kenji Taira for "Boruto: Naruto the Movie" manga tie-in! This weekend, it's Boston Comic Con! A look back at Dell's pioneering "Lobo"!

Fri, July 31st, 2015
Kevin Conroy Sends Up Batman -- with Affection -- on Netflix's

Kevin Conroy Sends Up Batman -- with Affection -- on Netflix's "Turbo FAST"

TV

The legendary voice of the Dark Knight, Kevin Conroy, plays things a little more lighthearted on Netflix and Dreamworks' animated series.

Fri, July 31st, 2015

"Arrow" Adds Ryan Robbins as Recurring Villain

TV

Robbins will play a Shadowspire member named Conklin, who will appear as a villain alongside Baron Reiter in Oliver Queen's flashback sequences.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
by Meagan Damore
Bruce Boxleitner Says He's

Bruce Boxleitner Says He's "Done" With "Tron" Franchise

Film

Following Disney's abrupt cancellation of the sequel to "Tron: Legacy," franchise actor Bruce Boxleitner says he's moved on: "I don’t really care anymore."

Fri, July 31st, 2015
PREVIEW: Things Look Grim in Mignola's

PREVIEW: Things Look Grim in Mignola's "Hellboy in Hell" #7

Comic Books

Even though he's dead, sickness plagues Hellboy in the new issue from Mike Mignola and Dave stewart.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
WATCH: Cobra and

WATCH: Cobra and "Assassin’s Creed" Join the Fight in "Toy Soldiers: War Chest"

TV, Comic Books, Video Games

Ubisoft has released a trailer trumpeting the addition of new armies to a game already starring He-Man and the Masters of the Universe and G.I. Joe.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
The Line it is Drawn - Star Trek Comic Book Team-Ups!

The Line it is Drawn - Star Trek Comic Book Team-Ups!

TV, Comic Books, Film

In honor of the Star Trek/Green Lantern series, here are some other Trek/comic book team-ups, from Harley Quinn/Spock to "Batman '66"/"Star Trek '66!"

Fri, July 31st, 2015