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DC's "Rebirth" Roster Could Look Very Familiar

DC's "Rebirth" Roster Could Look Very Familiar

With DC burned low DC You sales and related titles, its "Rebirth" will likely take a more conservative approach and revive some perennial favorites.

EXCLUSIVE: New Deadpool Art by McGuinness, Stegman and More

EXCLUSIVE: New Deadpool Art by McGuinness, Stegman and More

Comic Books

Seen the movie? Now swoon over new Deadpool art from Marvel Comics, by artists Ed McGuinness, Ryan Stegman, Matteo Lolli and Salva Espin.

24 minutes ago
by CBR News Team

"Game of Thrones" Season 6 Announces a "Teaser is Coming"

TV

Later tonight, before the premiere of "Vinyl," HBO will air new footage from their upcoming sixth season of "Game of Thrones."

1 hour ago
That Time Daredevil Kicked the Avengers' Collective Ass

That Time Daredevil Kicked the Avengers' Collective Ass

Comic Books

In their latest spotlight on "bad" superhero fights, CSBG looks at the time Daredevil kayoed an entire team of Avengers.

1 hour ago

"Deadpool" Continues to Demolish Box Office Records

Film

20th Century Fox bet big on the R-rated superhero film "Deadpool," and they just scored massively, with a recording-breaking opening weekend.

1 hour ago
by Lauren Gallaway
Mr. Fantastically Irresponsible? What If the Fantastic Four Leader Stayed Impulsive

Mr. Fantastically Irresponsible? What If the Fantastic Four Leader Stayed Impulsive

Comic Books

Imagine a Marvel Comics history that could have been if Reed Richards kept his impulsive streak from his earliest "Fantastic Four" appearances.

1 hour ago
by Howard I. Kaplan
Did Mark Waid Try to Quit

Did Mark Waid Try to Quit "Deadpool" After Finding Out Who the Merc Was?

Comic Books

While "Sins of the Past" was Deadpool's second solo outing, rumor has it Mark Waid tried to quit his first ever Marvel assignment.

3 hours ago
DC's

DC's "Rebirth" Roster Could Look Very Familiar

Comic Books

With DC burned low DC You sales and related titles, its "Rebirth" will likely take a more conservative approach and revive some perennial favorites.

4 hours ago
by Tom Bondurant
STORE TOUR: The Comic Hunter in Moncton, New Brunswick

STORE TOUR: The Comic Hunter in Moncton, New Brunswick

Comic Books

For Valentine's Day, Store Tour heads to The Comic Hunter in Moncton, New Brunswick, which has seen a resurgence in the sales of toys and collectibles.

5 hours ago
EXCL. PREVIEWS:

EXCL. PREVIEWS: "Devolution" & More Dynamite Comics on Sale February 17, 2016

Comic Books

Grumpy Cat and her brother Pokey launch their latest series, witness the birth of the Twilight Zone, and Red Sonja battles to save Hyrkania.

6 hours ago
by CBR News Team
How Did Spider-Man's Mask Lead to the Creation of Deadpool?

How Did Spider-Man's Mask Lead to the Creation of Deadpool?

Comic Books

In this classic Comic Book Legend, CSBG looks at how Spider-Man's iconic mask played a role in the creation of Deadpool.

7 hours ago

"Star Wars" Characters Finn, Poe, and Phasma Become Life-Size LEGOs

Film

Finn (John Boyega,) Poe Dameron (Oscar Isaac,) and Captain Phasma (Gwendoline Christie) have gotten the life-size LEGO replica treatment.

21 hours ago
R.I.P.: Art Comics Publisher Alvin Buenaventura

R.I.P.: Art Comics Publisher Alvin Buenaventura

Comic Books

The force behind Buenaventura Press and Pigeon Press helped bring the groundbreaking "Kramers Ergot" 7 into the world.

22 hours ago

"The X-Files" Lone Gunmen Return, Robbie Amell Makes His Debut

TV

The next episode of "The X-Files" introduces "The Flash's" Robbie Amell and Lauren Ambrose, as well as returning fan favorites, The Lone Gunmen.

22 hours ago
COMIC REEL: Shirtless Power Rangers, James Gunn Praises

COMIC REEL: Shirtless Power Rangers, James Gunn Praises "Deadpool", Zoom is Unmasked

TV, Film

New trailer for '"The Flash" sees Zoom unmasked, "Guardians" director James Gunn praises "Deadpool", and the Power Rangers pose shirtless.

23 hours ago
by Lauren Gallaway

"When Did Rocket Raccoon & Groot Become Best Friends?" & More Questions Answered

Comic Books

These besties go together like peanut butter & jelly and share an ongoing series, but where did it all begin? CSBG has the answers.

Sat, February 13th, 2016
DC Comics Releases New

DC Comics Releases New "Super League" Details and Art

Comic Books

Check out the covers for "Super League," the eight-part "Superman," "Batman/Superman," "Superman/Wonder Woman" and "Action Comics" crossover series.

Sat, February 13th, 2016
by Lauren Gallaway
TOYING AROUND: Everything <i>Before</i> New York Toy Fair Edition!

TOYING AROUND: Everything Before New York Toy Fair Edition!

TV, Comic Books, Video Games, Film

DC Collectibles, Diamond Select Toys, Hot Toys and more showed off killer new collectibles before the show even started!

Sat, February 13th, 2016
by TJ Dietsch

"Deadpool" Shatters February Box Office Records With Huge Friday Opening

Film

"Deadpool" is having an incredible weekend at the box office, breaking "Fifty Shades of Grey's" record for biggest Friday opening in February.

Sat, February 13th, 2016
by Lauren Gallaway
EXCL. PREVIEW: Image's

EXCL. PREVIEW: Image's "The Rattler" is One Man's Brutal Journey to Save His Wife

Comic Books

Check out Jason McNamara and "Airboy" artist Greg Hinkle's new Image Comics OGN and discover its real-life inspiration in an exclusive essay.

Sat, February 13th, 2016
You'll Find Great

You'll Find Great "Swordplay" in the New Cover Contest

Comic Books

It slices, it dices -- it's this week's all-new CBR Community Cover Contest, featuring swords galore! Do you have the skills to win?

Sat, February 13th, 2016

"Will Anybody Remember Our Justice League?" & More Meta-Messages

Comic Books

CSBG's latest instance of creators taking shots at other creators sees Dick Grayson and Donna Troy worrying about their legacy before the New 52.

Sat, February 13th, 2016
5 Deadpool Friends & Frenemies We Gotta See in the Sequel

5 Deadpool Friends & Frenemies We Gotta See in the Sequel

Comic Books, Film

With another "Deadpool" movie already in the works, here are five characters the Merc With a Mouth need to cross paths with next.

Sat, February 13th, 2016
by Brett White
Make Following @CBR on Twitter a Part of Your Weekend

Make Following @CBR on Twitter a Part of Your Weekend

Comic Books

If you're not following @CBR on Twitter you're missing out on breaking news, interviews, previews, exclusive contests and tons more.

Sat, February 13th, 2016
EXCL. PREVIEW: Dirk Gently Comes Up

EXCL. PREVIEW: Dirk Gently Comes Up "A Spoon Too Short" in New IDW Series

Comic Books

Douglas Adams' holistic detective returns to IDW for his most puzzling and whimsical mystery yet involving dreams, childhood memories and spoons?

Sat, February 13th, 2016
Deadpool's Word Balloons are Yellow -- but Since When?

Deadpool's Word Balloons are Yellow -- but Since When?

Comic Books

CSBG looks at when the Merc with a Mouth's speech pattern took on a certain hue and stopped looking like everyone else's.

Sat, February 13th, 2016

"Twin Peaks" Revival Adds Ashley Judd

TV

Ashley Judd has joined the revival of "Twin Peaks," but the details of her role -- like most everything involving the show -- are under wraps.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
How Many Faces Can You Recognize From Mike Allred's

How Many Faces Can You Recognize From Mike Allred's "Silver Surfer" #5 Cover?

Comic Books

Artist Mike Allred drew dozens of recognizable faces from the comics industry for the cover of May's "Silver Surfer" #5 -- how many can you name?

Fri, February 12th, 2016
by Albert Ching
REVIEW: Snyder & Paquette's Gut-Wrenching

REVIEW: Snyder & Paquette's Gut-Wrenching "Batman" #49 Proves Bruce Wayne's Mettle

Comic Books

Scott Snyder, James Tynion and Yanick Paquette prove that "even without the tragedy in his heart, Bruce Wayne is still a great man" in "Batman" #49.

Fri, February 12th, 2016

"Madballs" Land New Four-Issue Miniseries at Roar Comics

Comic Books

Brad McGinty and Brian Smith will bring a new comic series about Madballs, "sculpted rubber balls sporting outrageously gross faces," to Roar Comics.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
by Meagan Damore
Waid Discusses All-New Wasp's Connection to Hank Pym, Janet van Dyne's Legacy & More

Waid Discusses All-New Wasp's Connection to Hank Pym, Janet van Dyne's Legacy & More

Comic Books

Though he wouldn't reveal All-New Wasp's identity, Waid promised, "We're not in any way trying to replace Janet [van Dyne]."

Fri, February 12th, 2016
by Meagan Damore
Atom and Heat Wave in Chains in New

Atom and Heat Wave in Chains in New "Legends of Tomorrow" Photos

Comic Books

It's Cold War calamity on "DC's Legends of Tomorrow," and The CW has released 15 new images from "Fail-Safe," which takes the team to a Russian gulag.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
by Albert Ching
REVIEW:

REVIEW: "Jem and the Holograms: Valentine's Day Special" is a Sweet Holiday Treat

Comic Books

"Funny and frolicsome, Kelly Thompson and Jen Bartel's 'Jem and the Holograms' special costs less than a box of chocolates and is way sweeter."

Fri, February 12th, 2016

"LEGO Star Wars: The Resistance Rises" Short-Form Series To Air On Disney XD

TV, Film

The series will feature characters from "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," including Rey, Finn, Poe Dameron, Kylo Ren, Captain Phasma and more.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
Funko Offers Peek at

Funko Offers Peek at "Suicide Squad" and Spider-Gwen Pop! Figures

TV, Comic Books, Film

In a preview of this weekend's Toy Fair, Funko reveals a first look at its "Suicide Squad," Spider-Gwen and "Ghostbusters" Pop! vinyl figures.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
Reedus Says Daryl Will 'Make Merle Proud' When

Reedus Says Daryl Will 'Make Merle Proud' When "The Walking Dead" Returns

TV

"The Walking Dead's" Norman Reedus explains why Daryl Dixon comes back more aggressive and headstrong than ever in the back half of season six.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
by Meagan Damore
REVIEW: Kelly & McGuinness'

REVIEW: Kelly & McGuinness' "Spider-Man/Deadpool" #2 Has Some Real Depth

Comic Books

Joe Kelly and Ed McGuinness' "Spider-Man/Deadpool" #2 shows "why these two should have a series together with long-term, patient storytelling."

Fri, February 12th, 2016

"Deadpool's" Weekend Box Office On Record Challenging Pace

Comic Books, Film

Ryan Reynolds persistence in getting "Deadpool" made is paying off, as the film's opening weekend estimates continues to track higher and higher

Fri, February 12th, 2016
by Stephen Gerding
Langridge, Hirsch Give Sherlock Holmes a Supernatural Spin in

Langridge, Hirsch Give Sherlock Holmes a Supernatural Spin in "Baker Street Peculiars"

Comic Books

Roger Langridge & Andy Hirsch tell CBR about reinventing Arthur Conan Doyle's characters as supernatural mystery solvers in London at BOOM!

Fri, February 12th, 2016
by Michael C Lorah
Bushido Batman is the Spiky Hero Feudal Japan Deserves

Bushido Batman is the Spiky Hero Feudal Japan Deserves

Comic Books

Square Enix has debuted the latest entry in its Play Arts Variant Kai "Batman Timeless" series, a sword-wielding Bushido Batman.

Fri, February 12th, 2016

"xXx: The Return of Xander Cage" Adds Donnie Yen, Loses Jet Li

Film

"xXx" lead Vin Diesel has shared a production photo featuring himself alongside Yen and the sequel's director.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
Merc With A Movie: The 16-Year Odyssey of the

Merc With A Movie: The 16-Year Odyssey of the "Deadpool" Film

Film

"Deadpool" may already be breaking box office records, but it's no overnight success: The Marvel-based movie has been in the works since 2000.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
by Albert Ching
REVIEW:

REVIEW: "Deadpool" #7 Celebrates the Character's 25th Anniversary with Absurd Fun

Comic Books

"There's a lot of great entertainment between the covers" in "Deadpool" #7 by Gerry Duggan, Scott Koblish, Phil Noto, Tim Seeley and more.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
New

New "Abattoir" Poster Wants to Know How to Build a Haunted House

Film

Based on the Radical Comics series of the same name, "Abattoir" follows a reporter who discovers a house made of rooms where tragedies have occurred.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
by Meagan Damore

"Transformers" Bumblebee Spinoff Confirmed For 2018

Film

Hasbro has confirmed that one of the three announced "Transformers" sequels will be the rumored Bumblebee spinoff.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
New

New "Gods of Egypt" TV Spot Pits God Against God

Film

Only wars can save Egypt from descending into chaos in the latest TV trailer for "Gods of Egypt," which pits god against god in a mythic battle.

Fri, February 12th, 2016