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Universal Options "The Wicked + The Divine" for TV Adaptation

Universal Options "The Wicked + The Divine" for TV Adaptation

Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie and Matt Wilson's hit Image series "The Wicked + The Divine" is in motion as a TV series with Universal Television.

"Reed & Sue Are Now Members of the Aveng-- Oops, Nevermind" & More Dropped Plots

Comic Books

CSBG has a collection of abandoned storylines, including Mr. Fantastic and Invisible Woman's fantastically brief tenure as members of the Avengers.

44 minutes ago
TOYING AROUND: A Bundle of SDCC Exclusives, Thor, Luke Skywalker & More!

TOYING AROUND: A Bundle of SDCC Exclusives, Thor, Luke Skywalker & More!

Comic Books

DC Collectibles, Diamond Select toys, NECA and Bif Bang Pow unveil all kinds of Comic-Con International: San Diego exclusives this week.

1 hour ago
by TJ Dietsch
Here’s the Predator Versus Templar Knights Movie You Always Wanted

Here’s the Predator Versus Templar Knights Movie You Always Wanted

Film

A Kickstarter-funded fan film pits the greatest hunter in the universe against the Templar Knights during the Crusades.

1 hour ago
COMIC REEL: Lucius Fox Moves Long-term to

COMIC REEL: Lucius Fox Moves Long-term to "Gotham"; Hayley Atwell Enters "Civil War"

TV, Comic Books, Film

Mark Millar updates on "Starlight" and "Chrononauts," while a member of the Watchmen seeks to enter the DC Cinematic Universe.

2 hours ago
by Ben Kaye
EXCL. PREVIEW: Take Off in Alex Toth's Action-Packed

EXCL. PREVIEW: Take Off in Alex Toth's Action-Packed "Bravo For Adventure"

Comic Books

Check out this exclusive preview of Alex Toth's classic "Bravo For Adventure," reprinted in a deluxe hardcover from IDW Publishing.

2 hours ago
Was James Rhodes Marked for Death in

Was James Rhodes Marked for Death in "Iron Man" #199?

Comic Books

With Tony Stark battling back from addiction during Denny O'Neil's "Iron Man" run, did Marvel originally plan to kill off his replacement?

3 hours ago
A Supergirl For (All) The Ages

A Supergirl For (All) The Ages

Comic Books

With the "Supergirl" television series on the horizon, ROBOT 6's Tom Bondurant looks back on the long, and occasionally complicated, history of DC's Maid of Might.

4 hours ago
Time to

Time to "Bug Out" in the CBR Community Cover Contest

Comic Books

As the urge to travel grows this summer, it's time to "bug out!" Share your favorite covers featuring insects, arachnids and more creepy crawlies.

5 hours ago
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Follow @CBR on Twitter for Breaking News & More!

Comic Books

CBR is on Twitter, allowing you access to breaking news, interviews, previews, follower contests and so much more. Follow @CBR today!

6 hours ago
EXCL. PREVIEW: Find Out Who Killed Jelly Kid in

EXCL. PREVIEW: Find Out Who Killed Jelly Kid in "Bravest Warriors" #33

Comic Books

It's up to the Bravest Warriors to figure out who murdered Jelly Kid in Kate Leth & Ian McGinty's "Bravest Warriors" #33 from BOOM! Studios.

6 hours ago
Follow the Path: The Introduction of the Batcave

Follow the Path: The Introduction of the Batcave

Comic Books

In their spotlight on comics adapting ideas from other media, CSBG examines the Batcave's introduction and adaptation from the Batman serials.

7 hours ago
Disney Pulls the Plug on

Disney Pulls the Plug on "Tron 3"

Film

A sequel to "Tron: Legacy" isn't happening, with a report stating Disney is not moving forward with a new film in the franchise.

16 hours ago
Tony Chu Takes a Bite Out of Kickstarter; Mini-bust a Go

Tony Chu Takes a Bite Out of Kickstarter; Mini-bust a Go

Comic Books

Kickstarter backers have successfully funded a Tony Chu mini-bust based on "Chew," John Layman & Rob Guillory's acclaimed Image Comics series.

19 hours ago
Universal Options

Universal Options "The Wicked + The Divine" for TV Adaptation

TV

Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie and Matt Wilson's hit Image series "The Wicked + The Divine" is in motion as a TV series with Universal Television.

19 hours ago
by Albert Ching
Mark Paniccia Confirmed as Senior Editor of Marvel's X-Men Line

Mark Paniccia Confirmed as Senior Editor of Marvel's X-Men Line

Comic Books

Following the departure of Mike Marts, Mark Paniccia is officially Senior Editor of the X-Men titles, joined by X-books veteran Daniel Ketchum.

21 hours ago
by Albert Ching
This Batman Action Figure Is, Hands Down, The Craziest One Yet

This Batman Action Figure Is, Hands Down, The Craziest One Yet

Comic Books

Designed by "Final Fantasy's" Tetsuya Nomura, the Variant Play Arts Kai Batman figure is a glorious, crime-fighting nightmare.

22 hours ago
DC Comics Adds Half-Page Ads to Story Pages

DC Comics Adds Half-Page Ads to Story Pages

Comic Books

Returning to a custom of decades past, June releases from DC Comics will feature half-page ads on the same pages as story content.

23 hours ago
by Albert Ching
Rocksteady Shares New Batmobile, Riddler

Rocksteady Shares New Batmobile, Riddler "Arkham Knight" Gameplay Footage

Video Games

Learn what challenges await when the Riddler creates a combination racetrack/puzzle designed to destroy Batman!

23 hours ago
by Stephen Gerding
Casey Jones & April O'Neil Go Undercover In Video From

Casey Jones & April O'Neil Go Undercover In Video From "TMNT 2" Set

Film

Stephen Amell and Megan Fox are playing cops and robbers as part of their roles in the incoming "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" sequel.

23 hours ago
by Kiel Phegley
Alexandra Daddario Describes Surviving Scenes From

Alexandra Daddario Describes Surviving Scenes From "San Andreas"

Film

The young star reveals what she was afraid of while shooting the seismic disaster film, and how she could only see The Rock as her big screen daddy.

23 hours ago

"Lumberjanes" Movie in Motion at 20th Century Fox

Film

A film based on BOOM! Studios' breakout series "Lumberjanes" is in the works at Fox, with Will Widger hired to write the script.

23 hours ago
by Albert Ching
PREVIEW: Magneto Was Right in

PREVIEW: Magneto Was Right in "E is for Extinction" #1

Comic Books

Charles Xavier's dream is dead, but Magneto's is very much alive. Don't miss the new "Secret Wars" series from Chris Burnham & Ramon Villalobos.

Fri, May 29th, 2015
Marvel Recruits Teen Girl Scientists With

Marvel Recruits Teen Girl Scientists With "Ant-Man Micro-Tech Challenge"

Film

Along with a wave of corporate sponsors, Marvel is looking for high school aged young women to pay their love of tiny scientific discovery forward in their communities.

Fri, May 29th, 2015
by Kiel Phegley
Cornell, Parker Mix Black Magic With Rock & Roll In

Cornell, Parker Mix Black Magic With Rock & Roll In "This Damned Band"

Comic Books

Writer Paul Cornell and artist Tony Parker discuss their new Dark Horse series, which has been hailed as "Spinal Tap" meets "Ghostbusters."

Fri, May 29th, 2015
by Cardner Clark
Get An Alternate Look At

Get An Alternate Look At "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" Via Storyboard Animatics

Film

A series of animated pre-vis sequences from the Marvel Studios picture reveal a different fate for a classic villain.

Fri, May 29th, 2015
by Kiel Phegley
Legendary Effects Artist Rick Baker is Retiring

Legendary Effects Artist Rick Baker is Retiring

Film

Saying "the business is crazy right now," seven-time Oscar winner Rick Baker is retiring from the Hollywood special effects world at age 64.

Fri, May 29th, 2015
Watch Captain America Vs. Hulk In Canceled Marvel Fighting Game

Watch Captain America Vs. Hulk In Canceled Marvel Fighting Game

Video Games

Rough footage from the canceled EA Chicago game showcases the destruction unleashed in a brawl between a rampaging Hulk and smack-talking Cap.

Fri, May 29th, 2015
Carla Gugino Talks Facing Fears, Finding Emotion in

Carla Gugino Talks Facing Fears, Finding Emotion in "San Andreas"

Film

The actress speaks with SPINOFF about experiencing one of the scariest moments of her life in pursuit of a good stunt shot.

Fri, May 29th, 2015
Adult Swim Celebrates 15 Years of Stupidity With

Adult Swim Celebrates 15 Years of Stupidity With "Aqua Teen Hunger Force Forever"

TV

The improbably long-running cartoon show will come to an end starting in June and knows its place in the culture.

Fri, May 29th, 2015
by Kiel Phegley
Ash Revs Up Chainsaw Arm in Latest

Ash Revs Up Chainsaw Arm in Latest "Ash vs. Evil Dead" Teaser

TV

Bruce Campbell's Ash Williams -- and his chainsaw arm -- are back in the latest promo video for Starz's upcoming series "Ash vs. Evil Dead."

Fri, May 29th, 2015
Comic Book Legends Revealed: Did Marvel Consider

Comic Book Legends Revealed: Did Marvel Consider "West Coast X-Men?"

Comic Books

Learn how close we came to a West Coast spin-off of the X-Men! Plus, did Rhodey almost die? And did a Marvel character miss his own final issue?

Fri, May 29th, 2015
EXCLUSIVE: Seeley Pits

EXCLUSIVE: Seeley Pits "Deadpool vs. Thanos" in "Very Twisted" New Series

Comic Books

Writer Tim Seeley tells CBR that when Death disappears from the Marvel U, it's up to her exes to uncover her whereabouts and restore balance to the universe.

Fri, May 29th, 2015
by Dave Richards
Thieves Steal 500 Comics in Calgary Smash and Grab

Thieves Steal 500 Comics in Calgary Smash and Grab

Comic Books

Thieves broke into Alpha Comics in Calgary, Alberta, early Thursday, taking more than 500 comic books and trade paperbacks, stuffing them in a garbage bag.

Fri, May 29th, 2015

"Heroes Reborn" Enlists "Covert Affairs" Alum Nazneen Contractor

TV

The “24” veteran joins the NBC revival in a recurring role as the mysterious and militant Farah.

Fri, May 29th, 2015

"Avengers: Age of Ultron" Concept Art Reveals Unused Wakanda Set

Film

3D models of a proposed mine set in Black Panther's home country reveal a scrapped story beat from "Age of Ultron."

Fri, May 29th, 2015
by Brett White
Comics A.M. - Singapore Agency Pulls Grant For Sonny Liew GN

Comics A.M. - Singapore Agency Pulls Grant For Sonny Liew GN

Comic Books

Singapore arts council cites "sensitive content" in "The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye"! "Zippy's" Documentary examines real-life inspirations for Archie characters!

Fri, May 29th, 2015
Pro-Wrestling, Queer Culture and Cats Collide in Ed Luce's

Pro-Wrestling, Queer Culture and Cats Collide in Ed Luce's "Wuvable Oaf"

Comic Books

The cartoonist shares the secret origin of his "exaggerated auto-bio" comic with CBR, and his plans for the future of the Oafiverse.

Fri, May 29th, 2015
by Alex Dueben
The Line It Is Drawn: Golden Age Versions of Modern Superheroes!

The Line It Is Drawn: Golden Age Versions of Modern Superheroes!

Comic Books

This week, Line artists depict modern comic characters as if they debuted in the Golden Age, including Guardians of the Galaxy, Heckspawn and Scott Pilgrim!

Fri, May 29th, 2015
M. Night Shyamalan Would Like a Shot at an

M. Night Shyamalan Would Like a Shot at an "Unbreakable" TV Series

TV, Film

The filmmaker says he’s be interested in continuing his 2000 superhero drama as a limited-run television series.

Fri, May 29th, 2015