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"Secret Wars" Jam Session Talking "A-Force," "Ultimate End" and More

"Secret Wars" Jam Session Talking "A-Force," "Ultimate End" and More

With Axel Alonso away from the office, an all-star team of Marvel editors talk this week's crop of freshly launched "Secret Wars" companion series.

EXCL. PREVIEW: IDW's

EXCL. PREVIEW: IDW's "Judge Dredd" #30 Goes Out with a Bang

Comic Books

Dredd has to choose between Judge Anderson and the law in the final issue of Duane Swierczynski & Nelson Daniel's "Judge Dredd" #30 from IDW.

37 minutes ago
STORE TOUR: Page 45 In Nottingham, England

STORE TOUR: Page 45 In Nottingham, England

Comic Books

ROBOT 6 heads across the Atlantic to visit the 20-year-old Page 45 in Nottingham, England, which is about to undergo a renovation.

1 hour ago

"Ant-Man's" Connection To The Marvel Cinematic Universe Explored With New Images

Film

As the possibility of Avengers cameos and the story of Edgar Wright's screenplay emerge, new stills have hit the web from the Paul Rudd superhero movie.

1 hour ago
by Kiel Phegley
5 Comic Book Roles for Matthew McConaughey

5 Comic Book Roles for Matthew McConaughey

Comic Books, Film

Since McConaughey has said he's open to starring in a superhero movie, here are some heroes he would be all right all right all right at playing.

2 hours ago
by Brett White
Find Your Voice on the CBR Community

Find Your Voice on the CBR Community

Comic Books

Join the conversation on the CBR Community. Comment on the latest news, comic book releases and share your own stories with fellow fans.

3 hours ago
EXCL. PREVIEW: Chow Down on IDW's

EXCL. PREVIEW: Chow Down on IDW's "Edward Scissorhands" #8

Comic Books

A famous surgeon aims to fix Edward in this exclusive preview of Kate Leth & Drew Rausch's "Edward Scissorhands" #8 from IDW Publishing.

4 hours ago
Who Needs Hulk When You Have Solo Members of the West Coast Avengers?

Who Needs Hulk When You Have Solo Members of the West Coast Avengers?

Comic Books

CSBG's latest spotlight on "bad" comic book fights examines when both Wonder Man and Hawkeye (?!?) defeated Hulk foe the Abomination by themselves.

5 hours ago
With Great Power Comes Great Marketability: Bill Walko Talks

With Great Power Comes Great Marketability: Bill Walko Talks "Hero Business"

Comic Books

CSBG speaks with former Line it is Drawn artist Bill Walko about his webcomic, "The Hero Business," and bringing it to print via Kickstarter.

22 hours ago
Count The Kills In This

Count The Kills In This "Murderers of Marvel" Infographic

Comic Books

From Green Goblin to Deadpool and from Captain America to Wolverine, see how the biggest killers of Marvel Comics stack up against each other.

22 hours ago
TOYING AROUND: Exclusives, DC Bombshells & More!

TOYING AROUND: Exclusives, DC Bombshells & More!

Comic Books

Mezco shows off a "Dark Knight Returns" SDCC exclusive, DC announces a Bombshells comic book and a double dose of Iron Man from Hot Toys.

23 hours ago
by TJ Dietsch
EXCL. PREVIEW: Oliver Returns to Starling City in

EXCL. PREVIEW: Oliver Returns to Starling City in "Arrow: Season 2.5" #20

Comic Books

Oliver Queen and Roy Harper track down Caleb Green in this first look at Marc Guggenheim & Joe Bennett's "Arrow: Season 2.5" #20 from DC Comics.

Sat, May 23rd, 2015
COMIC REEL: Krysten Ritter Roughs Up

COMIC REEL: Krysten Ritter Roughs Up "Jessica Jones"; Seth Rogen Crashes "Preacher"

TV, Film

New photos from the sets of next year's comic book TV shows arrive while a strange DC/Marvel team-up builds between "The Flash" and "X-Men Apocalypse."

Sat, May 23rd, 2015
by Kiel Phegley
The CBR Community Cover Contest Wants All Your

The CBR Community Cover Contest Wants All Your "Money"

Comic Books

It's a rich man's world, and one you can celebrate in the latest cover contest as cash, greenbacks, scrilla and other money is the name of the game.

Sat, May 23rd, 2015
Did Spider-Man Defeat the Juggernaut by Luring Him into Wet Cement?

Did Spider-Man Defeat the Juggernaut by Luring Him into Wet Cement?

Comic Books

Many fans have different recollections when it comes to the "Amazing Spider-Man" story that saw Spidey take on the unstoppable X-Men villain.

Sat, May 23rd, 2015
How CW's

How CW's "The Flash" Did Justice to Each Version of the DC Hero

TV, Comic Books

CBR's Dave Richards reflects on the first season of "The Flash" from the perspective of a fan whose favorite Flash isn't Barry Allen.

Sat, May 23rd, 2015
by Dave Richards

"Are You Prepared to Learn What Cube Lube Is?" & More Crazy Comic Book Ads

Comic Books

CSBG has a collection of weird comic book ads, including one of the stranger products out there -- Cube Lube. What does it do? Find out!

Sat, May 23rd, 2015
EXCL. PREVIEW: Walter Simonson's

EXCL. PREVIEW: Walter Simonson's "Ragnarok" #5 Rides Toward Valhalla

Comic Books

Thor continues his quest for the Well of Knowledge in this exclusive preview of Walter Simonson's "Ragnarok" #5 from IDW Publishing.

Sat, May 23rd, 2015
SOLICITATIONS: Marvel DC, Image, IDW, Dark Horse & More August 2015 Releases

SOLICITATIONS: Marvel DC, Image, IDW, Dark Horse & More August 2015 Releases

Comic Books

See what's in stores this August with complete August solicitation info and covers from Marvel, DC, Image Comics, IDW, Dark Horse and more!

Sat, May 23rd, 2015
WeLoveFine Debuts Spider-Gwen Hoodies, Leggings and More

WeLoveFine Debuts Spider-Gwen Hoodies, Leggings and More

Comic Books

Robbi Rodriguez's costume design has inspired a forthcoming collection from WeLoveFine, with a variety of options to show your Spider-Gwen pride.

Fri, May 22nd, 2015
ADV. REVIEW: Wood & Zezelj's

ADV. REVIEW: Wood & Zezelj's "Starve" #1 is Another Hit for Image Comics

Comic Books

Brian Wood and Danijel Zezelj's "Starve" #1 "is a well-paced and entertaining introduction to a character driven story."

Fri, May 22nd, 2015
Oscar Isaac's Apocalypse Aims for Simple Yet Profound Mission in

Oscar Isaac's Apocalypse Aims for Simple Yet Profound Mission in "X-Men: Apocalypse"

Film

Isaac, who plays the titular villain, explained that he would bring a Biblical kind of energy to Apocalypse.

Fri, May 22nd, 2015
by Meagan Damore

"Fantastic Four" International Trailer Offers New Looks at Team

Film

The latest peek at Fox's "Fantastic Four" comes courtesy of an international travel, which features snippets of new footage of the team's powers.

Fri, May 22nd, 2015
by Albert Ching
EXCL. PREVIEW: Magic Man Breaks a Few Eggs in

EXCL. PREVIEW: Magic Man Breaks a Few Eggs in "Adventure Time" #40

Comic Books

It's up to Finn & Jake to protect the Egg People from Magic Man in Christopher Hastings & Zachary Sterling's "Adventure Time" #40 from BOOM!

Fri, May 22nd, 2015

"Poltergeist" Director Talks Deadly Clowns, That PG-13 Rating

Film

Director Gil Kenan opens up to SPINOFF about the challenges of the remake, its controversial rating and convincing Sam Rockwell to join in on the horrific fun.

Fri, May 22nd, 2015

"Fantastic Four's" Michael B. Jordan Responds to Critics of a Black Human Torch

Film

In an open letter, Jordan responded to the harsh criticism from "Fantastic Four" fans looking for a more "traditional" Johnny Storm.

Fri, May 22nd, 2015
by Meagan Damore
REVIEW: Snyder, Jock & Hollingsworth Bring Their Very Best to

REVIEW: Snyder, Jock & Hollingsworth Bring Their Very Best to "Wytches" #6

Comic Books

Scott Snyder, Jock and Matt Hollingsworth's "Wytches" #6 is "exactly the high note a story should end on."

Fri, May 22nd, 2015
It's The Dark Knight vs. Mutant Leader in an Epic Action Figure Box Set

It's The Dark Knight vs. Mutant Leader in an Epic Action Figure Box Set

Comic Books

This recreation of the epic Gotham Junkyard showdown from "The Dark Knight Returns" can soon be yours.

Fri, May 22nd, 2015
Clooney, Bird Talk Optimism, Futurism & Disney-ism of

Clooney, Bird Talk Optimism, Futurism & Disney-ism of "Tomorrowland"

Film

The cast and crew from the film inspired by the venerable Disneyland attractions reveal its roots in the real-world positivity Walt Disney himself believed in.

Fri, May 22nd, 2015

"Supergirl" Pilot Leaks 6 Months Early -- But Is That a Bad Thing?

TV

The hi-def video bears no watermark, leaving some to wonder if the episode was purposefully leaked to generate buzz.

Fri, May 22nd, 2015
by Brett White
PREVIEW:

PREVIEW: "Runaways" #1 Turns Battleworld into a Teenage Wasteland

Comic Books

Marvel's fan-favorite heroes escape from the Doom Institute during "Secret Wars" in a new "Runaways" series by Noelle Stevenson & Sanford Greene.

Fri, May 22nd, 2015
Vasquez Reveals

Vasquez Reveals "Invader Zim's" Comic Book Evolution

Comic Books

Creator Jhonen Vasquez discusses how "Invader Zim" has changed -- and remained the same -- during its transition from cartoon to Oni Press comic.

Fri, May 22nd, 2015
by Joe Streckert
Ryan Reynolds Grants Young

Ryan Reynolds Grants Young "Deadpool" Fan's Wish with Set Visit

Film

The "Deadpool" star welcomed a young fan with Hodgkin's Disease to set for a Make-A-Wish Foundation wish come true.

Fri, May 22nd, 2015
by Meagan Damore
REVIEW:

REVIEW: "When Marnie Was There" Is A Lovely Coming-Of-Age Tale With Little Flair

Film

Directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi, "When Marnie Was There" lacks the whimsy and inventiveness of so many Studio Ghibli favorites.

Fri, May 22nd, 2015
Comic Book Legends Revealed: Mechanical Web Shooters, John Byrne's Superman

Comic Book Legends Revealed: Mechanical Web Shooters, John Byrne's Superman

Comic Books, Film

Who was responsible for Spidey's mechanical web shooters arriving onscreen? Did "Man of Steel" almost have a morbid coincidence with the Challenger explosion?

Fri, May 22nd, 2015
Duggan Brings Old West Justice to

Duggan Brings Old West Justice to "Secret Wars" in 1872

Comic Books

CBR spoke with Gerry Duggan about reimagining the Marvel Universe through an Old West filter as gunslingers and lawmen walk Battleworld in "1872."

Fri, May 22nd, 2015
by Dave Richards
First Dwayne McDuffie Award for Kids’ Comics Names Finalists

First Dwayne McDuffie Award for Kids’ Comics Names Finalists

Comic Books

The shortlist has been announced for the inaugural Dwayne McDuffie Award for Kids’ Comics, named in honor of the influential comics and animation writer.

Fri, May 22nd, 2015

"All-New, All-Different Marvel" Teased for Fall

Comic Books

Following an "8 months later" tease earlier this week, Marvel is now promoting an "All-New, All-Different Marvel" coming this fall.

Fri, May 22nd, 2015
by Albert Ching
Damon Lindelof Talks Merging Original Ideas with Disney's

Damon Lindelof Talks Merging Original Ideas with Disney's "Tomorrowland" Brand

Film

The "Lost" veteran chats with SPINOFF about using a familiar title -- the Disneyland attraction -- as a springboard to explore entirely new ground.

Fri, May 22nd, 2015
Jim Lee Debuts SDCC-Exclusive Batman BlueLine Edition Figure

Jim Lee Debuts SDCC-Exclusive Batman BlueLine Edition Figure

Comic Books

DC Collectibles has revealed its Comic-Con International-exclusive pencil-deco BlueLine Edition Batman action figure, designed by Jim Lee.

Fri, May 22nd, 2015