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EXCLUSIVE TRAILER DEBUT: Joker Rules in "Batman Unlimited: Monster Mayhem"

EXCLUSIVE TRAILER DEBUT: Joker Rules in "Batman Unlimited: Monster Mayhem"

Can Batman stop the Clown Prince of Crime from destroying all modern technology in a bid to take over Gotham City -- and the world?

Grant Morrison Stars in the Video for Midnitemen's

Grant Morrison Stars in the Video for Midnitemen's "Killer"

TV, Comic Books

Midnitemen's new video for its debut single “Killer” stars none other than the acclaimed comics writer, who does very Morrison-esque things, like glare maniacally.

21 seconds ago
EXCLUSIVE TRAILER DEBUT: Joker Rules in

EXCLUSIVE TRAILER DEBUT: Joker Rules in "Batman Unlimited: Monster Mayhem"

TV, Comic Books, Film

Can Batman stop the Clown Prince of Crime from destroying all modern technology in a bid to take over Gotham City -- and the world?

8 minutes ago
by Stephen Gerding
Marvel Narrows

Marvel Narrows "Spider-Man" Director Search To Ted Melfi, Jonathan Levine

Film

"St. Vincent" director Melfi and "Warm Bodies" helmer Levine are the frontrunners for Marvel's first Spider-Man film.

31 minutes ago
by Brett White
EXCLUSIVE: Cassaday, Calafiore & Purcell Contribute to

EXCLUSIVE: Cassaday, Calafiore & Purcell Contribute to "The Hellboy 100"

Comic Books

John Cassaday, Jim Calafiore and Gordon Purcel are contributing to The Hero Initiative's new project, and CBR has the exclusive first look.

1 hour ago
by Albert Ching
Comics A.M. - Artist Michele Wrightson Passes Away

Comics A.M. - Artist Michele Wrightson Passes Away

Comic Books

Wrightson was part of the pioneering "Wimmen's Comix" collective. Brian Walker on "Hi and Lois" and father Mort. R. Crumb reflects on the places he's lived. Plus more.

1 hour ago
COMIC REEL:

COMIC REEL: "Arrow," "Flash" Writers Return To Work; Singer Teases "Big Day" For "X-Men: Apocalypse"

TV, Film

The lights are on in the writers' rooms for CW's superhero shows; a row of actor chairs hints at an X-Men lineup and more.

1 hour ago
by Brett White
Hot Wheels Revs Up for

Hot Wheels Revs Up for "Secret Wars" with Comic-Con Exclusive

Comic Books

Hot Wheels, whose relationship with Marvel dates back to 1979, is teaming with the publisher for a SDCC-exclusive Secret Wars Character Car 3-Pack.

2 hours ago
RUMOR: Batman More Involved In

RUMOR: Batman More Involved In "Suicide Squad" Than Leaked Photos Indicate

Film

The Dark Knight's role in the "Batman V Superman" follow-up may be even bigger than previously thought.

2 hours ago
by Brett White
Slott Answers Questions of Power & Responsibility in

Slott Answers Questions of Power & Responsibility in "Spider-Man: Renew Your Vows"

Comic Books

CBR News spoke with Dan Slott about "Renew Your Vows," a "Secret Wars" series starring Peter Parker as a married father living on Battleworld.

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

Last Week’s Comics Reviewed: "Infinity Gauntlet," "X-Men '92," "Invincible" & More

Comic Books

Marvel earns high marks for "Infinity Gauntlet" & "Old Man Logan," IDW's "Ragnarok" is an "incredible gem," and Image delivers with "Invincible."

4 hours ago
Marvel Releases 12 All-New

Marvel Releases 12 All-New "Ant-Man" Photos

Film

Marvel.com has unveiled 12 new photos from the upcoming "Ant-Man" feature film, showcasing Paul Rudd in action as the ant-sized hero.

13 hours ago
by Kevin Mahadeo
Eddie Redmayne to Star in

Eddie Redmayne to Star in "Harry Potter" Spinoff, "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them"

Film

Oscar-winner Eddie Redmayne has officially been announced as Newt Scamander in Warner Bros.' "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them."

16 hours ago
PREVIEW: Everything is Topsy-Turvy in DC's

PREVIEW: Everything is Topsy-Turvy in DC's "Bizarro" #1

Comic Books

Bizarro and his "worstest friend" Jimmy Olsen hit the road in Heath Corson & Gustavo Duarte's "Bizarro" #1 from DC Comics, on sale June 3.

16 hours ago
REVIEW:

REVIEW: "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" #46 Builds Emotion and Suspense

Comic Books

Kevin Eastman, Bobby Curnow, Tom Waltz and Mateus Santolouco's "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" #46 continues to be "a white-knuckled thrill ride."

17 hours ago
Dwayne Johnson in Talks to Produce and Star in

Dwayne Johnson in Talks to Produce and Star in "Big Trouble in Little China" Remake

Film

The Rock is reportedly in negotiations to take on a remake of "Big Trouble in Little China" at Fox, in the role made famous by Kurt Russell.

17 hours ago

"Ultimate Spider-Man" and "Avengers" Renewed on Disney XD with New Titles

TV

The rechristened "Avengers: Ultron Revolution" and "Ultimate Spider-Man vs. The Sinister 6" are both set to debut on Disney XD in 2016.

18 hours ago
by Albert Ching
Luke Mitchell Upped to Series Regular for

Luke Mitchell Upped to Series Regular for "Agents of SHIELD" Season Three

TV

Last season, Mitchell played Lincoln, a member of the secret Inhuman society Afterlife who could can generate electricity from his body.

18 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
REVIEW:

REVIEW: "Fresh Romance" #1 is "a Great Addition to the Shelves"

Comic Books

Kate Leth, Sarah Vaughn, Sarah Kuhn, Arielle Jovellanos, Sarah Winifred Searle and Sally Jane Thompson's "Fresh Romance" #1 is "a solid debut overall."

18 hours ago
Sandrine Holt is the Latest

Sandrine Holt is the Latest "Fear The Walking Dead" Addition

TV

AMC's "Walking Dead" companion series has added one more to its cast: "House of Cards" vet Sandrine Holt in the recurring role of Dr. Bethany Exner.

19 hours ago
by Albert Ching
REVIEW: Gaiman & Williams'

REVIEW: Gaiman & Williams' "Sandman: Overture" #5 is "as Inventive as Ever"

Comic Books

Despite its delays, Neil Gaiman and J.H. William III's "Sandman: Overture" #5 "is still well above average and worth reading."

19 hours ago
Hopeless'

Hopeless' "House of M" Examines Intrigues of Magneto's Battleworld Monarchy

Comic Books

Dennis Hopeless explains where his story diverges from the original, his large cast of characters and Cullen Bunn joining the series as co-writer.

19 hours ago
by Dave Richards
REVIEW: Kot & Tempest Are Off to a Good Start with

REVIEW: Kot & Tempest Are Off to a Good Start with "Material" #1

Comic Books

Ales Kot and Will Tempest's "Material" #1 "is the comic book equivalent of a sprawling HBO television series."

19 hours ago

"Scream Queens," "Minority Report" And More Part Of Fox's Comic-Con Lineup

TV

Fox Television has released a Comic-Con slate that includes returning shows like "American Horror Story" and newcomers like "Damien" and "Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll."

20 hours ago
CBR TV: Stevenson Talks Dealing with Success,

CBR TV: Stevenson Talks Dealing with Success, "Runaways" Pressure

Comic Books

"Lumberjanes" co-creator Noelle Stevenson spoke with CBR TV about her rise following the debut of "Lumberjanes," team dynamics, and BKV's shadow.

20 hours ago
by Jonah Weiland
REVIEW: Walt Simonson's

REVIEW: Walt Simonson's "Ragnarok" #5 is "an Incredible Gem"

Comic Books

In Walt Simonson's "Ragnarok" #5, "the story pulls in readers and the old-school craftsmanship of the narrative means the book has much to give."

20 hours ago
DC You Promo Videos Prepare Fans for 'Awesome,' Hashtag-Ready June Launches

DC You Promo Videos Prepare Fans for 'Awesome,' Hashtag-Ready June Launches

Comic Books

DC Comics' latest "DC You" promotional campaign consists of videos hyping the different types of comics represented in its current line.

21 hours ago
by Albert Ching
5 Fearsome Villains We Want to See Menace

5 Fearsome Villains We Want to See Menace "Gotham" Season 2

TV, Comic Books

"Gotham's" debut season featured a number of familiar faces from Batman's rogues gallery -- here's who we'd like to see join their ranks in Season 2.

21 hours ago
by Marc Buxton
Red Hood, Riddler Feature in New

Red Hood, Riddler Feature in New "Batman: Arkham Knight" Promos

Video Games

The Ridder and Red Hood take over "Batman: Arkham Knight's" latest promotional material with a new official poster and Gamestop pre-order ad.

21 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
EXCL. PREVIEW: Witness the Last Days of the Marvel U in

EXCL. PREVIEW: Witness the Last Days of the Marvel U in "Black Widow" #19

Comic Books

Nathan Edmondson and Phil Noto send Natasha into Marvel's Secret Wars in this exclusive preview of "Black Widow" #19.

22 hours ago
PREVIEW: Music is Still Magic in

PREVIEW: Music is Still Magic in "Phonogram: The Immaterial Girl" #1

Comic Books

"The Wicked + The Divine" creators Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie & Matthew Wilson bring their magic back to "Phonogram" in August at Image Comics.

22 hours ago
Kyle Reese Has a Few Close Calls in New

Kyle Reese Has a Few Close Calls in New "Terminator Genisys" Clips

Film

In two new clips from "Terminator Genisys," Kyle Reese shows up in 1984, only to find himself face to face with a pair of Terminators.

22 hours ago

"Heroes Reborn" Brings Back Sendhil Ramamurthy as Mohinder Suresh

TV

Beyond a return to NBC, the actor has also landed a role on “Lucky Man,” the upcoming U.K. crime drama based on an idea by Stan Lee.

23 hours ago
Kindt Brings

Kindt Brings "Unity" Together, War Monger Tears Them Apart

Comic Books

"Unity" writer Matt Kindt talks to CBR about all-new villain War Monger and how she will affect the team's constantly growing dynamic.

23 hours ago
by Steve Morris
The Center for Cartoon Studies Diploma is Cooler than Your School's

The Center for Cartoon Studies Diploma is Cooler than Your School's

Comic Books

Jason is the latest in a line of award-winning artists to lend his talents to the Center for Cartoon Studies' diplomas.

Mon, June 1st, 2015

"DreamWorks Dragons" Producers Prepare to "Race to the Edge" on Netflix

TV, Film

The producers explain that the new series will allow fans to learn more about supporting characters as the broader "Dragons" story is explored.

Mon, June 1st, 2015
Submit Your X-Position Questions for the X-Editors

Submit Your X-Position Questions for the X-Editors

Comic Books

The Marvel editors working on the X-Men line are the next guests for X-Position and CBR wants all of your X-questions.

Mon, June 1st, 2015
by Brett White

"Tron 3" Petition Seeks to Rescue Canceled Disney Sequel

Film

After news broke late Friday that Disney has canceled plans for a third "Tron" film, one fan took to the Grid to try to rescue the film, by launching a petition.

Mon, June 1st, 2015
Bazooka Joe Debuts New Look (Don't Worry, He Kept the Eye Patch)

Bazooka Joe Debuts New Look (Don't Worry, He Kept the Eye Patch)

Comic Books

When Bazooka Joe returns to bubble gum packs later this year, he’ll be sporting a new look.

Mon, June 1st, 2015
COMIC REEL: New

COMIC REEL: New "Fantastic Four" Still Pushes Limits; "X-Men's" Till Wants Havok, Wolverine Scene

TV, Film

Sue and Reed appear face to face in new "FF" image; Havok actor Lucas Till talks about the Summers family tree and more.

Mon, June 1st, 2015
by Brett White