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5 'Beloved' DC Heroes that Could Join "Legends of Tomorrow"

5 'Beloved' DC Heroes that Could Join "Legends of Tomorrow"

With a "beloved" DC Comics hero rumored to join Rip Hunter's team in the season finale, CBR looks at which hero might be time traveling to The CW.

Become a Sssith Lord With This Snakeskin Darth Vader Helmet

Become a Sssith Lord With This Snakeskin Darth Vader Helmet

Film

Kylo Ren may have the mangled helmet of his grandfather, but he doesn't own this one-of-a-kind "Python edition" Darth Vader. Yet.

1 hour ago
POLL: Which

POLL: Which "Agents of SHIELD" Character is Destined to Die?

TV

On Marvel's "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," Daisy Johnson had a vision of the future -- and the death of one of her teammates. Which one will it be?

1 hour ago

"Captain America: Civil War" is Only the Beginning of Martin Freeman's Marvel Plans

Film

The "Sherlock" star confirms the plan is for him, and his character Everett Ross, to stick around the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

2 hours ago
by Kevin Melrose

"Has the Hulk Ever Lifted Thor's Hammer?" & Other Comic Book Questions Answered

Comic Books

CSBG answers a variety of reader-submitted questions, like their latest -- has the Incredible Hulk ever lifted Thor's hammer, Mjolnir?

3 hours ago
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Original "Tintin" Art Sells at Auction For $1.2 Million

Comic Books

A longtime fan bought the final two pages of Herge's 1939 Tintin comic "King Ottokar's Sceptre" Saturday during an auction in Paris.

3 hours ago
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EXCL. PREVIEW: "The Black Hood" #10 Sends the Vigilante Into a Death Trap

Comic Books

The Black Hood is faced with having to reveal the truth to those closest to him in the latest issue from Duane Swierczynski and Greg Scott.

5 hours ago

"Captain America: Civil War" Blasts Off to $200.2 Million Internationally

Film

The Marvel Studios sequel is outpacing "Age of Ultron" in some markets, with record openings in Mexico, Brazil and the Philippines.

5 hours ago
by Kevin Melrose
Sneak Peek at Frank Cho's

Sneak Peek at Frank Cho's "Wonder Woman" #1 Variant Cover

Comic Books

The artist has unveiled a preview of his variant cover for the relaunched series, debuting in June as part of DC's "Rebirth."

5 hours ago
by Kevin Melrose
Was John Byrne Supposed to Join Image Comics at the Very Beginning?

Was John Byrne Supposed to Join Image Comics at the Very Beginning?

Comic Books

Comic Book Legends Revealed examines whether writer/artist John Byrne was asked to join Image as the company was being founded in the '90s.

6 hours ago

"Star Wars: Episode VIII" Set Photos Showcase Millennium Falcon

Film

Leaked images from the set of the "Star Wars" sequel reveal the fastest hunk of junk in the galaxy in a somewhat-familiar location.

6 hours ago
5 'Beloved' DC Heroes that Could Join

5 'Beloved' DC Heroes that Could Join "Legends of Tomorrow"

TV, Comic Books

With a "beloved" DC Comics hero rumored to join Rip Hunter's team in the season finale, CBR looks at which hero might be time traveling to The CW.

7 hours ago
by Marc Buxton
Jeremy Irons' Alfred to Appear in

Jeremy Irons' Alfred to Appear in "Justice League"

Film

The Oscar winner has confirmed he'll reprise his "Batman v Superman" role as Alfred Pennyworth in the 2017 ensemble film.

7 hours ago
by Kevin Melrose
Preview All the Comics Before You Buy

Preview All the Comics Before You Buy

Comic Books

Nearly 32,000 previews are waiting for you in our extensive Previews Archive, giving you a taste of what's to come and the best recent releases.

8 hours ago
EXCL. PREVIEW:

EXCL. PREVIEW: "Hot Damn" #2 Has Fun with Exorcisms

Comic Books

Teddy ticked off Satan and now he's ready for a night on the mean streets of Hell in IDW's "Hot Damn" by Ryan Ferrier & Valentin Ramon.

9 hours ago
The Top Five Coolest Moments From Marvel's

The Top Five Coolest Moments From Marvel's "Civil War" and More Top Five Lists

Comic Books

CSBG has a library of top five countdowns, including the latest, the five coolest moments from Marvel's original "Civil War" crossover event.

10 hours ago
Jon Favreau Doesn't Rule Out Directing Another Marvel Movie

Jon Favreau Doesn't Rule Out Directing Another Marvel Movie

Film

The "Iron Man" director says there have been discussions of how he could become more involved in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Sat, April 30th, 2016
by Kevin Melrose

"Fairy Tail's" Hiro Mashima Creates "Captain America: Civil War" Posters

Film

A fan of American superheroes, the manga artist was commissioned to create a pair of posters for the Marvel sequel's Japanese premiere.

Sat, April 30th, 2016
Could Taylor Swift Be Playing Dazzler in

Could Taylor Swift Be Playing Dazzler in "X-Men: Apocalypse"?

Film

"X-Men: Apocalypse" actress Sophie Turner posted a photograph of Dazzler with a caption that may point to the pop star's involvement.

Sat, April 30th, 2016
by Lauren Gallaway
Tom Hiddleston Meets the Neighbors in New

Tom Hiddleston Meets the Neighbors in New "High-Rise" Clips

Film

The tone shifts from lighthearted (and nearly naked) to downright sinister in three scenes from Ben Wheatley's satirical thriller.

Sat, April 30th, 2016
That Time the X-Men Decided to Hunt Down Mutants & Other Plots Best Forgotten

That Time the X-Men Decided to Hunt Down Mutants & Other Plots Best Forgotten

Comic Books

CSBG has a collection of comic book plots that didn't go so well, like when the original X-Men pretended their own and foster anti-mutant hysteria.

Sat, April 30th, 2016
IDW's

IDW's "Brooklyn Animal Control" Gets Pilot Re-Write at USA Network

TV

After the studio decided not to move forward with its original pilot, "Brooklyn Animal Control" is being rewritten and given a second chance.

Sat, April 30th, 2016
by Lauren Gallaway
LOOK: Greg Capullo's Batman

LOOK: Greg Capullo's Batman "Rebirth" Redesign

Comic Books

DC Comics has provided CBR with Greg Capullo's character design for Batman's new look, complete with annotations.

Sat, April 30th, 2016
by Kevin Melrose
TOYING AROUND: Aliens, Black Widow, Batman '66 & More!

TOYING AROUND: Aliens, Black Widow, Batman '66 & More!

TV, Comic Books, Video Games, Film

A whole lot of Alien Day collectible news, plus new pieces based on Black Widow, Batman and Samurai Spider-Man!

Sat, April 30th, 2016
by TJ Dietsch
COMIC REEL:

COMIC REEL: "The Flash" Director Exits; "Legends of Tomorrow" Finale Promises Sacrifice

TV, Film

Seth Grahame-Smith leaves "The Flash" movie, Katie Cassidy's Earth-2 character revealed, "Legends of Tomorrow" finale returns to Central City.

Sat, April 30th, 2016
by Lauren Gallaway

"Captain America: Civil War" Comes Out Swinging With $84 Million Overseas

Film

The Marvel Studios is keeping pace with "Avengers: Age of Ultron" in its first three days of international release.

Sat, April 30th, 2016
by Kevin Melrose
EXCL. PREVIEW:

EXCL. PREVIEW: "Dungeons & Dragons" #1 Brings Minsc & Boo to the Realm of Terror

Comic Books

Things look dire as the action shifts to Ravenloft in Jim Zub & Nelson Daniel's "Dungeons & Dragons" #1 from IDW.

Sat, April 30th, 2016
WATCH: Supergirl Fights Her Greatest Villains From Season One

WATCH: Supergirl Fights Her Greatest Villains From Season One

TV

In this highlight video, Kara faces all of her greatest adversaries in Season One, including Livewire, Silver Banshee, Reactron and Red Tornado.

Sat, April 30th, 2016
by Lauren Gallaway
Kick It Xavier School With These Limited-Edition X-Men Sneakers

Kick It Xavier School With These Limited-Edition X-Men Sneakers

Film

Supra Footwear has unveiled its "X-Men: Apocalypse"-inspired X-Men Vaider high-top, which comes complete with X-emblem.

Sat, April 30th, 2016
Cover Contest: Run for Your Life!

Cover Contest: Run for Your Life!

Comic Books

Sprints or long distance, political race or life-or-death stakes, the CBR Community wants to see the best covers featuring runners.

Sat, April 30th, 2016
8 Marvel Movie Fights That Kicked All the Ass

8 Marvel Movie Fights That Kicked All the Ass

Comic Books, Film

With the upcoming "Civil War" adding to the tradition of amazing Marvel Cinematic Universe, CBR rounds up the best of Marvel's movie smackdowns.

Sat, April 30th, 2016
by Philip Pirrello
WATCH: Paul Rudd Geeked Out on

WATCH: Paul Rudd Geeked Out on "Captain America: Civil War" Set

Film

Much like Ant-Man in the film, Paul Rudd was more than a little starstruck when surrounded by the other Marvel Studios actors.

Sat, April 30th, 2016
by Kevin Melrose
Could

Could "Aquaman" Lose Its Director, Too?

Film

Following news of Seth Grahame-Smith's departure from "The Flash," a new report contends James Wan could exit "Aquaman"

Sat, April 30th, 2016
by Kevin Melrose
Follow @CBR on Twitter and Say Goodbye to Boredom

Follow @CBR on Twitter and Say Goodbye to Boredom

Comic Books

Follow @CBR today for instant access to breaking news, interviews, previews, exclusive follower contests and much more.

Sat, April 30th, 2016

"What the Heck Was in Scarlet Witch's Closet?" & More Unresolved Stories

Comic Books

CSBG's archive of notable unresolved comic plots includes things like what was in the Scarlet Witch's closet in "New Avengers" after "House of M?"

Sat, April 30th, 2016
EXCL. PREVIEW: Bo Hampton's

EXCL. PREVIEW: Bo Hampton's "3 Devils" #3 is Packing 19th Century Heat

Comic Books

There's a showdown at the Bent River Saloon brewing in IDW Publishing's "3 Devils" from Bo Hampton and Jeremy Mohler.

Sat, April 30th, 2016

"Maze Runner" Sequel Halts Production Indefinitely Due to Dylan O'Brien's Injuries

Film

Fox intended to resume filming "The Death Cure" on May 9, but the star's injuries reportedly are more severe than first believed.

Fri, April 29th, 2016
DC Comics'

DC Comics' "Rebirth" Character Designs for Batman, Wonder Woman and More

Comic Books

CBR has a look at DC's "Rebirth" character designs by Jim Lee, Tony Daniel, Pat Gleason, Brad Walker, Jonboy Meyers & Jorge Jimenez.

Fri, April 29th, 2016
by CBR News Team

"The Flash" Director Seth Grahame-Smith Departs Over 'Creative Differences'

Film

Warner Bros.' upcoming "Flash" film starring Ezra Miller has lost its director, but the studio will retain his script.

Fri, April 29th, 2016
by Meagan Damore
Amazon's

Amazon's "Jack Ryan" Recruits John Krasinski for Title Role

TV

The "13 Hours" star has signed on to play the lead role in Amazon’s “Jack Ryan” television adaptation based on the Tom Clancy character.

Fri, April 29th, 2016
When Did Iron Man Become Tony Stark's Bodyguard?

When Did Iron Man Become Tony Stark's Bodyguard?

Comic Books

Everyone knows Iron Man was Tony Stark's bodyguard for decades in the comics, but that wasn't always the case. So when did the arrangement start?

Fri, April 29th, 2016
REVIEW: Slott & Camuncoli's

REVIEW: Slott & Camuncoli's "Amazing Spider-Man" #11 Capitalizes on Parker Industries

Comic Books

Dan Slott and Guiseppe Camuncoli "give us a fun new take on Peter Parker and company" in "Amazing Spider-Man" #11.

Fri, April 29th, 2016

"Green Room's" Anton Yelchin Struggles to Survive in Punk Rock Thriller

Film

"Star Trek" star Anton Yelchin discusses "Green Room's" disturbing acts of violence and his own punk rock horror story.

Fri, April 29th, 2016
PREVIEW: DC's

PREVIEW: DC's "Midnighter" #12 Calls in Reinforcements

Comic Books

Midnighter enlists Apollo and the Suicide Squad to stop The Unified in "Midnighter" #12 by Steve Orlando, Aco and Hugo Petrus.

Fri, April 29th, 2016
WATCH: Jesse Custer & Tulip Have a Little Fun in New

WATCH: Jesse Custer & Tulip Have a Little Fun in New "Preacher" Promo

TV

In the latest teaser for "Preacher," Dominic Cooper's Jesse Custer returns home to save it and Tulip just wants to have a little fun.

Fri, April 29th, 2016
by Meagan Damore
5-STAR REVIEW: Snyder & Capullo Bid

5-STAR REVIEW: Snyder & Capullo Bid "Batman" the Perfect Farewell in Issue #51

Comic Books

Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo's "Batman" #51 "is about as perfect an ending for their time on the character as could be."

Fri, April 29th, 2016