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Extending "Secret Wars," Excitement for a "Totally Awesome Hulk"

Extending "Secret Wars," Excitement for a "Totally Awesome Hulk"

Axel Alonso discusses why Marvel scheduled another issue of "Secret Wars," and looks at upcoming new series including "Totally Awesome Hulk."

Universe of

Universe of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" Expands With LEGO Trailer

Film

A new Sith Lord may stalk the first TV spot for LEGO's tie-in toys to the incoming JJ Abrams sequel.

6 hours ago

"Flash" Producer Promises New Role For Iris West In Season 2

TV

The creators of the CW series are out to prove that Iris West is more than just a love interest in the show's second year.

7 hours ago
by Kiel Phegley
A Collection of Unused

A Collection of Unused "X-Men" Covers & More Pieces of Comic Book History

Comic Books

CSBG has a collection of interesting pieces of comic book history, like unused "X-Men" covers including the last one John Byrne ever drew.

7 hours ago
EXCL. PREVIEW:

EXCL. PREVIEW: "Danger Girl: Renegade" #1 Exposes Abbey Chase's Secret Origin

Comic Books

See the circumstances that led Abbey to become who she is in IDW's "Danger Girl: Renegade" #1 by Andy Hartnell & Stephen Molnar.

8 hours ago
STORE TOUR: Carol And John's Comic Book Shop In Cleveland

STORE TOUR: Carol And John's Comic Book Shop In Cleveland

Comic Books

ROBOT 6's "Store Tour" makes a stop in Cleveland at Carol and John's Comic Book Shop, which was opened in 1990 by John Dudas and his mother Carol Cazzarin.

9 hours ago
Kick It With The Full Slate of Marvel Hip-Hop Variants

Kick It With The Full Slate of Marvel Hip-Hop Variants

Comic Books

New installments mix "A-Force" with N.W.A., "Spider-Gwen" with Slick Rick, "Captain Marvel" with Iggy Azalea and many more.

10 hours ago
by Kiel Phegley
Following @CBR on Twitter Brings Breaking News & More Direct to You

Following @CBR on Twitter Brings Breaking News & More Direct to You

Comic Books

Follow @CBR today for access to breaking news, interviews, previews, follower contests and so much more. Don't miss out!

11 hours ago
EXCL. PREVIEW: Eggman's Plans Go Awry in Archie's

EXCL. PREVIEW: Eggman's Plans Go Awry in Archie's "Sonic Boom" #11

Comic Books

Sam Sandak Freiberger & Diana Skelly follow up "Worlds Unite" with a boom, introducing Kyle the Gorilla in Archie Comics' "Sonic Boom" #11.

12 hours ago
Did Batman Knock Carnage Out Just by Punching Him a Lot?

Did Batman Knock Carnage Out Just by Punching Him a Lot?

Comic Books

Carnage might have caused "Maximum Carnage," but Batman caused maximum damage on the Spider-Man villain in CSBG's latest "bad" fight spotlight.

13 hours ago
Pixar Animators Bring Old Age To The Old West In “Borrowed Time” Trailer

Pixar Animators Bring Old Age To The Old West In “Borrowed Time” Trailer

Film

A passion project from two Pixar employees looks at friendship over the lifetime of the Old West in the first trailer for "Borrowed Time."

Sat, August 29th, 2015
Shelf Porn: A Fan Adapts to a Growing Family

Shelf Porn: A Fan Adapts to a Growing Family

Comic Books

David returns to SHELF PORN this week to show what his new space looks like after getting married. Also find out how you can submit your own shelves to ROBOT 6!

Sat, August 29th, 2015
Reykjavík Renames City Street For Darth Vader, Empire Rejoices

Reykjavík Renames City Street For Darth Vader, Empire Rejoices

Film

The Sith Lord still ranks in Iceland where citizens have successfully lobbied to change a street name in his honor.

Sat, August 29th, 2015

"Wait, How Did Black Panther and Storm Meet?" & More Comic Book Retcons

Comic Books

Check out CSBG's archive of notable comic book retcons, including the back-and-forth retcons over how Storm and Black Panther first met.

Sat, August 29th, 2015
This Hulkbuster Lamp Will Help You Smash The Darkness

This Hulkbuster Lamp Will Help You Smash The Darkness

Film

The Iron Man-Hulkbuster remote-control power lamp may be just what you need for the fight against sleepless nights.

Sat, August 29th, 2015
Vin Diesel Just (Possibly) Announced An

Vin Diesel Just (Possibly) Announced An "Iron Giant" Sequel

Film

The star of the original Brad Bird animated epic teases a potential sequel, and with his record it could be real.

Sat, August 29th, 2015
TOYING AROUND: Nick Fury Unpatched, Mondo's Leonardo and More!

TOYING AROUND: Nick Fury Unpatched, Mondo's Leonardo and More!

TV, Comic Books, Film

Gigantic new figures including Hot Toys Nick Fury, Mondo Leonardo and Executive Replica Sheena make the rounds this week.

Sat, August 29th, 2015
by TJ Dietsch
Vote for the 100 Greatest DC and Marvel Comic Characters of All-Time!

Vote for the 100 Greatest DC and Marvel Comic Characters of All-Time!

Comic Books

It's that time of the year. CSBG is doing their annual Top 100 survey and this time it's the Top 100 DC & Marvel Characters. Vote for your favorites!

Sat, August 29th, 2015
Despite Rumors, DC Comics Stands Behind

Despite Rumors, DC Comics Stands Behind "DC You" Initiative Moving Forward

Comic Books

Even with some soft sales, the creative shakeup at the now Burbank-based publisher is here to stay.

Sat, August 29th, 2015
by Kiel Phegley
Autumn is Here in the New CBR Community Cover Contest

Autumn is Here in the New CBR Community Cover Contest

Comic Books

As August gives way to September, so will summer to fall. Leaves changing, school starting, sports, etc. It's all game in the new Cover Contest.

Sat, August 29th, 2015
DC Collectibles Debuts Capullo's Survival Suit Batman And Flash Figures

DC Collectibles Debuts Capullo's Survival Suit Batman And Flash Figures

Comic Books

DC Collectibles has released the first look at The Flash and Survival Suit Batman figures from the DC Comics Greg Capullo Designer Series.

Sat, August 29th, 2015
Did Gene Day Sell a

Did Gene Day Sell a "Star Wars" Prints Portfolio Without Lucasfilm's Permission?

Comic Books

Portfolios featuring copyrighted work is nothing new, but what happens when you use creations from a particularly litigious company? Find out!

Sat, August 29th, 2015
Flashback: How Marvel's

Flashback: How Marvel's "House of M" Changed an Industry and a Universe

Comic Books

With the return of "House of M" as part of "Secret Wars," take a look back at the now decade-old crossover that changed everything.

Sat, August 29th, 2015
by Marc Buxton
Do a Little Weekend Shopping with FindAComicShop.com

Do a Little Weekend Shopping with FindAComicShop.com

Comic Books

Everybody's working for the weekend, right? Now that it's hear, spend some of that hard earned money on some great new (or new to you) comics.

Sat, August 29th, 2015
EXCL. PREVIEW:

EXCL. PREVIEW: "Regular Show" #27 Delivers Muscle Man & Starla Fan-Fiction

Comic Books

Mordecai and Rigby create their own take on Muscle Man and Starla's epic romance in Mad Rupert and Wook Jin Clark's "Regular Show" #27 from BOOM!

Sat, August 29th, 2015

"So Wolverine Even Knows Spider-Man's Parents?" & More Retro Connections

Comic Books

CSBG spotlights retroactive connections between characters, like how everyone seems to have met Wolverine -- even Spider-Man's parents!

Sat, August 29th, 2015
Michael B. Jordan Reportedly in Talks for

Michael B. Jordan Reportedly in Talks for "Blood Brothers" Film Adaptation

Film

Jordan star would play Tree, one of the two lead protagonists in Mike Gagerman, Andrew Waller and Evan Shaner's "Blood Brothers" Dark Horse series.

Fri, August 28th, 2015
by Meagan Damore
Andrew Garfield Petitioned for Sony's Spider-Man to Join the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Andrew Garfield Petitioned for Sony's Spider-Man to Join the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Film

The former "Amazing Spider-Man" star revealed some plot details from the cancelled third film as well as his effort to bring Spider-Man to the MCU.

Fri, August 28th, 2015
by Meagan Damore
REPORT: DC & Scholastic Plan

REPORT: DC & Scholastic Plan "Lil Gotham" Style "Secret Hero Society" From Fridolfs & Nguyen

Comic Books

Young Bruce Wayne plays schoolyard detective with Clark Kent and Diana Prince in a new hybrid kids series.

Fri, August 28th, 2015
by Kiel Phegley
EXCL. PREVIEW: Dark Stars Rising in

EXCL. PREVIEW: Dark Stars Rising in "2000 AD" #1946

Comic Books

The latest Prog sees things get seriously dark with new stories from Rob Williams, Dan Abnett and more, and CBR has an exclusive first look.

Fri, August 28th, 2015
REVIEW: Guggenheim & Greenwood's

REVIEW: Guggenheim & Greenwood's "Stringers" #1 Blends Humor & High Speed

Comic Books

Marc Guggenheim and Justin Greenwood "nail the character introductions" in "Stringers" #1, "a solid debut."

Fri, August 28th, 2015
REVIEW: Hickman & Dragotta Make

REVIEW: Hickman & Dragotta Make "East of West" #20 Chilling, Gripping

Comic Books

Jonathan Hickman and Nick Dragotta's "East of West" #20 "is a warning shot fired over the proverbial bow: ignore this comic at your own peril."

Fri, August 28th, 2015
DC's Diane Nelson to Oversee Warner Bros. Consumer Products

DC's Diane Nelson to Oversee Warner Bros. Consumer Products

Comic Books

Following the departure of Brad Globe next spring, DC Entertainment President Diane Nelson will oversee the consumer products division.

Fri, August 28th, 2015
by Kevin Melrose
New

New "Star Wars Rebels" Clip Sends Ahsoka on a Solo Mission

TV

In the latest clip, Ahsoka sends the crew of the Ghost to find her old Jedi Master as she herself hunts down a Sith Lord for more answers.

Fri, August 28th, 2015
EXCL. PREVIEW: Battle Lines are Drawn in IDW's

EXCL. PREVIEW: Battle Lines are Drawn in IDW's "Jem and the Holograms" #6

Comic Books

Jem and The Holograms face off against The Misfits in the Battle of the Bands in IDW's "Jem" #6 by Kelly Thompson and Sophie Campbell.

Fri, August 28th, 2015
Worlds Collide in these

Worlds Collide in these "Dragon Ball Z"-Superhero Mashups

Comic Books

What would happen if a character from "Dragon Ball Z" fused with a popular comic book character? These illustrations might give you an idea.

Fri, August 28th, 2015

"Minions" Passes $1B at the International Box Office, Sets New Record

Film

The "Despicable Me" spinoff has passed $1b at the international box office, making it the third highest-grossing animated film of all time.

Fri, August 28th, 2015
CBR TV: Wagners, Schkade Care About

CBR TV: Wagners, Schkade Care About "The Spirit" & Will Eisner's Legacy

Comic Books

Writer Matt Wagner and artists Dan Schkade and Brennan Wagner discuss "Will Eisner's The Spirit" and making the classic character relevant in 2015.

Fri, August 28th, 2015
by Jonah Weiland

"The Flash" Runs A Blue Streak Around The Globe In New Season 2 International Trailer

TV

What new powers will Barry Allen exhibit when the series returns to The CW this fall?

Fri, August 28th, 2015
by Kiel Phegley
LISTEN: Jack Kirby and Stan Lee Reminisce, Clash 28 Years Ago Today

LISTEN: Jack Kirby and Stan Lee Reminisce, Clash 28 Years Ago Today

Comic Books

To celebrate Kirby's birthday, in 1987 Lee joined a radio interview with the artist to discuss their Marvel Comics work and debate "who did what."

Fri, August 28th, 2015
Lucy Lawless Joined

Lucy Lawless Joined "Ash Vs. Evil Dead" For The Laughs, Not The Action

TV

The "Xena" star discusses her "badass" role in the upcoming Starz series, which sees her reunite with old friend and colleague Bruce Campbell.

Fri, August 28th, 2015
David Ayer Commemorates

David Ayer Commemorates "Suicide Squad" Filming with Cast & Crew Photo

Film

"Suicide Squad" director David Ayer snapped a photo of the film's cast and crew as filming came to a close.

Fri, August 28th, 2015
by Meagan Damore
Celebrate the King's Birthday With 98 of CBR's Favorite Jack Kirby Images

Celebrate the King's Birthday With 98 of CBR's Favorite Jack Kirby Images

Comic Books

Today marks 98 years since the birth of the King of Comics, so check out some examples of Kirby's greatest art.

Fri, August 28th, 2015
by Kiel Phegley
Harley Quinn Goes Retro With New Mego-Style Figure

Harley Quinn Goes Retro With New Mego-Style Figure

Comic Books

Figures Toy Company will release a retro-style Harley Quinn doll based on Mego's classic World's Greatest Super Heroes line.

Fri, August 28th, 2015
Comic Book Legends Revealed: Who Decided to Kill Gwen Stacy?

Comic Book Legends Revealed: Who Decided to Kill Gwen Stacy?

Comic Books

Was it Gerry Conway or John Romita who decided to kill Gwen Stacy? And was the action figure for "Robin Hood, Prince of Thieves" just a repainted Green Arrow?

Fri, August 28th, 2015
Liz Suburbia Gets Rid of Adults, Lets Teens Rule in

Liz Suburbia Gets Rid of Adults, Lets Teens Rule in "Sacred Heart"

Comic Books

The cartoonist tells the tale of a town full of teenagers left to their own devices, living and learning the path of adolescence and adulthood on their own.

Fri, August 28th, 2015
by Alex Dueben