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Johns & Frank Aim for 'Surprising and New' in Latest "Batman: Earth One" Volume

Johns & Frank Aim for 'Surprising and New' in Latest "Batman: Earth One" Volume

Geoff Johns and Gary Frank talk with CBR about reshaping the Bat-mythos and introducing new takes on the Riddler and Killer Croc.

"Supergirl" Lands Series Order at CBS

TV

CBS will officially pursue a series order for the show, which follows 24-year-old Kara Zor-El as she learns how to be a hero.

33 minutes ago
by Meagan Damore
REVIEW: Paknadel & Pfeiffer's

REVIEW: Paknadel & Pfeiffer's "Arcadia" #1 is "Somber & Engaging"

Comic Books

Alex Paknadel and Eric Scott Pfeiffer's "Arcadia" #1 has "a script that throws in some surprises combined with some darkly fascinating art."

1 hour ago
Johns & Frank Aim for 'Surprising and New' in Latest

Johns & Frank Aim for 'Surprising and New' in Latest "Batman: Earth One" Volume

Comic Books

Geoff Johns and Gary Frank talk with CBR about reshaping the Bat-mythos and introducing new takes on the Riddler and Killer Croc.

1 hour ago
by Albert Ching
REVIEW: Kot & Gorham Deliver a Fast-Paced Romp in

REVIEW: Kot & Gorham Deliver a Fast-Paced Romp in "Dead Drop" #1

Comic Books

Ales Kot and Adam Gorham's "Dead Drop" #1 is "a refreshing rollercoaster of an introduction."

1 hour ago
MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED: How Did Bambi Give Us Smokey Bear?

MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED: How Did Bambi Give Us Smokey Bear?

Film

Learn how Walt Disney's iconic animated movie "Bambi" led to the creation of the classic forest fire-prevention character Smokey Bear.

1 hour ago
PREVIEW: The Maestro Strikes in David & Land's

PREVIEW: The Maestro Strikes in David & Land's "Future Imperfect" #1

Comic Books

The smartest, most calculating and most villainous version of the Hulk returns during "Secret Wars" in Peter David & Greg Land's "Future Imperfect."

1 hour ago
Zander Cannon Sentences Giant Monsters to Hard Time in

Zander Cannon Sentences Giant Monsters to Hard Time in "Kaijumax"

Comic Books

The acclaimed cartoonist discusses his new series, based behind the walls of a penitentiary designed to contain unstoppable engines of destruction.

2 hours ago
by Michael C Lorah
REVIEW: Johns & Frank Fill

REVIEW: Johns & Frank Fill "Batman: Earth One" Vol. 2 with Energy & Mystery

Comic Books

Geoff Johns and Gary Frank's sequel "has plenty of action, adventure, suspense and surprise for readers of all levels of familiarity" with the hero.

2 hours ago
Blink & You'll Miss It: 14

Blink & You'll Miss It: 14 "Avengers: Age of Ultron" Marvel Easter Eggs

Comic Books, Film

Need an excuse to see Marvel's "Avengers" sequel again? Bet you didn't spy all of the super-sly references embedded throughout the film.

3 hours ago
by Scott Huver
READ: DC Comics Showcases Post-

READ: DC Comics Showcases Post-"Convergence" Series with 10 Free 8-Page Stories

Comic Books

Check out complete 8-page stories showing off several "New DC" titles including "Detective Comics," "Section Eight," "Green Lantern" & more.

3 hours ago
by CBR News Team
REVIEW: Hickman & Ribic's

REVIEW: Hickman & Ribic's "Secret Wars" #1 "Feels Epic"

Comic Books

Despite some hiccups along the way, Jonathan Hickman and Esad Ribic make "Secret Wars" #1 feel "new and fresh, urgent and exciting."

3 hours ago

"Batman v Superman" Trailer, Remade in Classic DC Animated Style

TV, Film

Ever wonder what it would look like if Bruce Timm and Paul Dini collaborated on an animated "Batman v Superman?"

3 hours ago
PREVIEW: Witness Kyle Rayner's Final Fate in

PREVIEW: Witness Kyle Rayner's Final Fate in "Omega Men"

Comic Books

The solicitation copy for "Omega Men" #1 teased the death of DC's White Lantern -- now, Rayner's fate has been revealed!!

3 hours ago
by CBR News Team
Director, Writer Ask

Director, Writer Ask "What Happened?" with Tim Burton's "Superman Lives"

Film

Director Jon Schnepp and "Superman Lives" writer Wesley Strick discuss the never-made film with CBR News at the documentary's red carpet premiere

4 hours ago
by Tamara Brooks
PREVIEW: Deadly Sentinels Control Battleworld in

PREVIEW: Deadly Sentinels Control Battleworld in "Years of Future Past" #1

Comic Books

Marguerite Bennett and Mike Norton return to the X-Men's ruined tomorrow during "Secret Wars" in "Years of Future Past" #1, on sale June 3.

4 hours ago
New

New "Agents of SHIELD" Poster Goes Retro with Fitz, Simmons & Hyde

TV

Ryan Sook creates the next installment of "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.'s" weekly poster series with a retro comic book sneak peak of Hyde vs. FitzSimmons.

5 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
Ales Kot's

Ales Kot's "Wolf" Stalks the Mean, Mystical Streets of Los Angeles

Comic Books

The writer opened up to CBR about his plans to usurp "Hellblazer's" status as the premiere supernatural detective comic with his latest Image series.

5 hours ago
by Dave Richards
Sony Renews

Sony Renews "Powers" for Second Season

TV, Comic Books

The Playstation Network's flagship series, based on the comics by Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming, will return in 2016

5 hours ago
by Stephen Gerding
Danny Trejo Reflects on His Path From Inmate to Machete to

Danny Trejo Reflects on His Path From Inmate to Machete to "Puss in Boots"

Film

The fan-favorite actor talks with SPINOFF about voicing El Moco in the animated film - a long way from his days playing "Inmate Number One" again and again.

6 hours ago
Daniel Clowes Returns With

Daniel Clowes Returns With "Patience," A "Psychedelic Sci-Fi Love Story"

Comic Books

Clowes' new, 180-page graphic novel from Fantagraphics marks his first work in over half a decade.

6 hours ago
by Brett White
Comics A.M. - Muhammad Cartoonist To Be Added To

Comics A.M. - Muhammad Cartoonist To Be Added To "Hate Group" List

Comic Books

Southern Poverty Law Center describes Bosch Fawstin's work as “virulently ugly” and “hate views." Investigation continues into foiled attack in Texas. Plus much more!

7 hours ago
UnSHIELDed:

UnSHIELDed: "Agents of SHIELD" Evolves With the Marvel Cinematic Universe

TV, Film

With "The Dirty Half Dozen," "Avengers: Age of Ultron" & "Scars," the show has made serious waves in the MCU, with the Inhumans at the epicenter.

7 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
COMIC REEL: New

COMIC REEL: New "Civil War" Promo Art Spotlights Captain America; "Preacher" Adds Two To Cast

TV, Film

Cap's "Civil War" suit looks awfully familiar; "Preacher" adds "Killing" and "Rectify" actors in recurring roles and more.

7 hours ago
by Brett White

"Agents of SHIELD" Recap: The Age of Inhumans Leaves "Scars"

TV

With "Age of Ultron" in the rear view, the show can finally start building up its own major conflict, but not without a few stumbles along the way.

7 hours ago
Even An Android Can Be Emo: The Vision's Five Mopiest Moments

Even An Android Can Be Emo: The Vision's Five Mopiest Moments

Comic Books, Film

Before his movie debut in "Age of Ultron," the Vision had a long - and often emotional - history as one of Marvel Comics' Avengers.

7 hours ago
3A Toys Ushers in its Own Age of Ultron with Menacing New Figure

3A Toys Ushers in its Own Age of Ultron with Menacing New Figure

Comic Books, Film

Following a handful of teasers, 3A Toys has at last fully revealed its 1/6th-scale Ultron collectible figure, designed by Ashley Wood.

8 hours ago
It's Three Against One In New

It's Three Against One In New "Flash" Promo

TV

Arrow and Firestorm team up with the Flash to take on Harrison Wells in this trailer for "Rogue Air."

8 hours ago
by Brett White

"Ant-Man" Cast Assembles for New Poster

Film

A new poster for Marvel Studios' next film hypes its "Guardians of the Galaxy" connection rather than "Avengers: Age of Ultron."

8 hours ago
by Stephen Gerding
Comics are Easier to Find with FindAComicShop.com

Comics are Easier to Find with FindAComicShop.com

Comic Books

Find shops near and far and get all the comic books you desire with CBR's FindAComicShop.com, the only tool you need to find great comics.

8 hours ago
Whedon Dismisses Claims He Quit Twitter Because Of

Whedon Dismisses Claims He Quit Twitter Because Of "Militant Feminists"

Film

"Avengers: Age of Ultron" director Joss Whedon shares his real reason for leaving the social media site following the Marvel movie's opening.

8 hours ago
by Brett White
SPIDER-MANDATE: Lowe Talks Spidey & Friends on the Edge of

SPIDER-MANDATE: Lowe Talks Spidey & Friends on the Edge of "Secret Wars"

Comic Books

SPIDER-MANDATE returns as Senior Editor Nick Lowe lays out the broad strokes of the event, the books involved and the impact on the Spider-line.

9 hours ago
by Josie Campbell
PREVIEWS:

PREVIEWS: "Secret Wars," "Arcadia" & More New Comics on Sale May 6, 2015

Comic Books

Read previews for "Afterlife with Archie," "Spider-Gwen" & other new comics from Marvel, DC, Image, Dark Horse, Archie & more coming out May 6th.

10 hours ago

"The Flash" Recap: An 800-Pound Psychic Gorilla Can Sit Anywhere It Wants

TV

In "Grodd Lives," "The Flash" finally unleashes the terrifying ape that's been lurking in the shadows since the first episode. And it's amazing.

10 hours ago
Barry & Caitlin Check Up on the Pipeline in

Barry & Caitlin Check Up on the Pipeline in "The Flash" Deleted Scene

TV

The deleted scene, which was cut from "Grodd Lives," shows Barry and Caitlin bringing takeout to the prisoners in the Pipeline.

22 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
Berlanti to Produce Duggan & Noto's

Berlanti to Produce Duggan & Noto's "Infinite Horizon" for Warner Bros.

Film

The "Arrow" and "Flash" executive producer now has his sights set on "Infinite Horizon," an Image Comics miniseries by Gerry Duggan and Phil Noto.

23 hours ago
by Albert Ching
New

New "Arrow" Clip Reveals How Ra's al Ghul Procured His Deadliest Weapon Yet

TV

In a new clip from "This Is Your Sword," Oliver learns how Maseo was recruited to the League and how that may impact the lives of everyone in Starling City.

23 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
Sony & Marvel Reportedly Narrow

Sony & Marvel Reportedly Narrow "Spider-Man" Director Choices to Five

Film

A report states that serious contenders to direct the next "Spider-Man" include Jared Hess ("Napoleon Dynamite") and Jason Moore ("Pitch Perfect").

23 hours ago
by Albert Ching
Quote of the Day | James Gunn on Joss Whedon’s Twitter Departure

Quote of the Day | James Gunn on Joss Whedon’s Twitter Departure

Film

When it comes to angry fans on Twitter, "Guardians of the Galaxy" director James Gunn urges for responding with compassion rather than more anger.

Tue, May 5th, 2015
X-POSITION: Greg Pak Brings

X-POSITION: Greg Pak Brings "Storm" to a Thunderous Close

Comic Books

Greg Pak discusses the scope of his "Storm" ongoing from Marvel Comics and teases what lies ahead in the final issue.

Tue, May 5th, 2015
by Brett White