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EXCL. PREVIEW: Luke Fights Boba Fett in Aaron & Cassday's "Star Wars" #6

EXCL. PREVIEW: Luke Fights Boba Fett in Aaron & Cassday's "Star Wars" #6

Han Solo is in hot water while Luke fights the galaxy's most dangerous mercenary in Marvel's "Star Wars" #6 by Jason Aaron and John Cassaday.

Comics A.M. - Daniel Clowes Hasn't Forgiven Shia LaBeouf

Comics A.M. - Daniel Clowes Hasn't Forgiven Shia LaBeouf

Comic Books

The "Eightball" cartoonist discusses hate mail, Shia LaBeouf incident. Comics scholar David Beronä passes away. A look at romance comics. Plus more.

14 minutes ago
Dwayne Johnson Says

Dwayne Johnson Says "San Andreas" "Feels Like A Spielberg Movie"

Film

The action hero reveals how the film's team rallied to raise the bar while making a modern disaster epic.

42 minutes ago

"The Sixth Gun" RPG Kickstarter Blasts Past Funding Goal

Comic Books

Just two days after its launch, the campaign for the role-playing game has already exceeded its goal by more than $24,000.

1 hour ago
Dark Horse Plots Serialized Digital Release For

Dark Horse Plots Serialized Digital Release For "Heart In A Box"

Comic Books

The first chapter of the OGN from Kelly Thompson and Meredith McClaren can be downloaded for free through Dark Horse Digital.

1 hour ago
by Brett White
Cornell Shares Secrets of Titan's

Cornell Shares Secrets of Titan's "Doctor Who" Crossover Event

TV, Comic Books

Paul Cornell explains to CBR why he's always up for writing more "Doctor Who," especially when it's a special crossover event like "Four Doctors."

1 hour ago
by Steve Morris
Paramount to Take

Paramount to Take "Beyblade" For a Spin

Film

Paramount Pictures has acquired the rights to "Beyblade" - the Japanese spinning toys turned multimedia franchise - with plans to develop a live-action feature.

1 hour ago
COMIC REEL: Batman Causes Sparks In New

COMIC REEL: Batman Causes Sparks In New "Suicide Squad" Video; Grillo Teases Crossbones' Return

TV, Film

Harley Quinn rides shotgun while Batman breaks into Joker's car; Frank Grillo wraps filming on "Captain America: Civil War" and more.

2 hours ago
by Brett White

"Speed Racer" Gears Up For New Series

TV

Tokyo-based Tatsunoko Production has announced it's developing a modern take on the classic anime series.

2 hours ago
by Kevin Melrose
WATCH: Batman, Poison Ivy Star in New

WATCH: Batman, Poison Ivy Star in New "Arkham Knight" Gameplay Video

Video Games

When Scarecrow makes his bid to control Gotham in "Batman: Arkham Knight," which side will Poison Ivy find herself on?

2 hours ago
by Stephen Gerding
SNIKT! Here's How to Build Your Own Working Wolverine Claws!

SNIKT! Here's How to Build Your Own Working Wolverine Claws!

Comic Books

Advancer Technologies has released a tutorial for 3D-printed bionic claws that make use of the company’s muscle sensor that detects whether you’re flexing.

2 hours ago
PREVIEW: The War Doctor Strikes in

PREVIEW: The War Doctor Strikes in "Doctor Who: Four Doctors" #1

TV, Comic Books

The Tenth, Eleventh and Twelfth Doctors - and their comics companions! - join forces in Paul Cornell and Neil Edwards' crossover miniseries!

3 hours ago
EXCL. PREVIEW: Luke Fights Boba Fett in Aaron & Cassday's

EXCL. PREVIEW: Luke Fights Boba Fett in Aaron & Cassday's "Star Wars" #6

Comic Books

Han Solo is in hot water while Luke fights the galaxy's most dangerous mercenary in Marvel's "Star Wars" #6 by Jason Aaron and John Cassaday.

3 hours ago
Woody Harrelson and Laura Dern in Talks for Adaptation of Daniel Clowes'

Woody Harrelson and Laura Dern in Talks for Adaptation of Daniel Clowes' "Wilson"

Film

Daniel Clowes' work may once again be headed to the big screen, with Woody Harrelson and Laura Dern in negotiations to headline "Wilson."

15 hours ago
by Albert Ching
Business as Usual, Mostly, for Houston Comic Book Shops Despite Severe Flooding

Business as Usual, Mostly, for Houston Comic Book Shops Despite Severe Flooding

Comic Books

After severe flooding affected the area, local Houston comic shops have experienced slight delays, though fortunately they didn't sustain any major damage.

16 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
Batman's Dumbest Plan to Protect His Secret Identity Ever

Batman's Dumbest Plan to Protect His Secret Identity Ever

Comic Books

Batman has had many weird plans to protect his secret identity over the years, but Rainbow Batman might be the weirdest.

19 hours ago
Chris Pine in Talks to Join

Chris Pine in Talks to Join "Wonder Woman" Film

Film

Warner Bros.' 2017 "Wonder Woman" film looks close to landing "Star Trek" star Chris Pine, as long-running supporting character Steve Trevor.

19 hours ago
by Albert Ching
Aaron Explains Putting the Weird in

Aaron Explains Putting the Weird in "Weirdworld" During "Secret Wars"

Comic Books

Jason Aaron tells CBR about Arkon the Imperion's exploration of a bizarre Battleworld domain in his new "Secret Wars" series with Mike Del Mundo.

19 hours ago
by Dave Richards
TV LEGENDS REVEALED:  Discover

TV LEGENDS REVEALED: Discover "Family Guy's" Nearly "MAD" Origins

TV

This week, learn how "Family Guy" made it to the air, and just how close it came to being part of another Fox show!

19 hours ago

"BvS" Art Roundup: Wonder Woman, Batman & Superman Stand Revealed

Film

Promotional art for "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" has given fans a detailed look at the film's lead characters.

19 hours ago
by Brett White

"Transformers" Writers' Room Adds "Ant-Man" Scribes; Cybertron Movie Possible

Film

"Ant-Man's" Andrew Barrer and Gabriel Ferrari have joined the team behind Paramount's expanded universe plans, which may include a Cybertron origin movie.

20 hours ago
Bagieu Introduces Her

Bagieu Introduces Her "Exquisite Corpse" to the United States

Comic Books

Acclaimed French cartoonist Pénélope Bagieu discusses her American debut, her hopes for more English translations of her work, and more.

20 hours ago
by Michael C Lorah
IDW Teases Project with

IDW Teases Project with "Neuromancer" Author

Comic Books

Sci-fi author William Gibson has teamed with IDW Publishing for a new four-issue miniseries, though firm details are yet to be announced.

21 hours ago
by Albert Ching
READ: 44 Complete Stories From the Post-

READ: 44 Complete Stories From the Post-"Convergence" DC Universe

Comic Books

After plenty of build-up and the massive "Convergence" event, the new DC Comics is here. Read complete stories from current and upcoming titles now.

21 hours ago
by CBR News Team

"Archer" Creator and "Community" Alum Prep New Animated Series for FX

TV

Adam Reed has teamed with "Community" vet Megan Ganz for animated pilot "Cassius & Clay," a buddy comedy set in a post-apocalyptic future.

21 hours ago
Van Lente Discloses His Plan for

Van Lente Discloses His Plan for "Breaking History" with Ivar, Timewalker

Comic Books

Fred Van Lente spoke with CBR about Ivar, Timewalker's upcoming adventure at Valiant, declaring that Doc Brown knows nothing about time travel!

21 hours ago
by Steve Morris
Tilda Swinton Reportedly Offered Key

Tilda Swinton Reportedly Offered Key "Doctor Strange" Role

Film

Oscar-winning actress Tilda Swinton is reportedly close to joining Marvel Studios' "Doctor Strange," as Strange's mentor the Ancient One.

21 hours ago
by Albert Ching

"Batman: Arkham Knight" Trailer Reveals PlayStation-Exclusive Content

Video Games

PlayStation players will get a first crack at Scarecrow Nightmare Missions and skins based on the 1966 TV series and "Justice League 3000."

22 hours ago
by Kevin Melrose
Ed Piskor's

Ed Piskor's "Hop Hop Family Tree" to Become Monthly Comic

Comic Books

The bestselling book series will released as a monthly comic beginning in August, a first for publisher Fantagraphics Books.

22 hours ago
Top Shelf's

Top Shelf's "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas" Adaptation Set for October

Comic Books

First announced in 2013, Troy Little's graphic novel adaptation of "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas" is now scheduled for release in October.

22 hours ago
by Albert Ching
Hugh Dancy Talks Obsession, Twisted Love And

Hugh Dancy Talks Obsession, Twisted Love And "Hannibal's" Third Season

TV

The "Hannibal" star discusses the aftermath of Season 2's bloodbath, where the new season begins, and his character's relationship with Dr. Lecter.

22 hours ago
READ:

READ: "Superman/Wonder Woman" Tale Hints at Major Status Quo Shakeup

Comic Books

DC's latest Sneak Peek by Peter J. Tomasi and Paulo Siqueira hints at peril for Barry Allen and rocky roads ahead for Superman and Wonder Woman.

22 hours ago

"Grumpy Cat" Lends Her Special Brand of Cheer to All-New Comics, Webcomics

Comic Books

The feline Internet sensation teams with Dynamite - and her brother Pokey - for a three-issue miniseries and weekly webcomic.

23 hours ago
by Stephen Gerding
READ: The New Batman of

READ: The New Batman of "Earth 2: Society" Stands Revealed

Comic Books

Following the events of "Convergence," who will wear the mantle of Earth 2's Batman? Find out in this all-new story by Daniel H. Wilson and Jorge Jimenez!

23 hours ago
EXCLUSIVE: Chip Zdarsky Channels

EXCLUSIVE: Chip Zdarsky Channels "Jughead" for Archie Comics

Comic Books

Chip Zdarsky spoke exclusively with CBR with about his new "Jugead" series, who will draw his adventures, the death of Reggie Mantle and more.

23 hours ago
by Jeffrey Renaud
Brittany Ishibashi Joins

Brittany Ishibashi Joins "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2" as Karai

Film

Ishibashi will replace Minae Noji in the role of Karai, Shredder's daughter and a high-ranking member of the Foot Clan.

23 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
Comics A.M. - Cartoon Art Museum Secures Lease Extension

Comics A.M. - Cartoon Art Museum Secures Lease Extension

Comic Books

San Francisco's Cartoon Art Museum to stay put through September! Brian K. Vaughan on how he constructs a story! Nate Powell talks about his art! More!

Wed, May 27th, 2015
Matt Kindt, Trevor Hairsine Reunite for Valiant's

Matt Kindt, Trevor Hairsine Reunite for Valiant's "Divinity II"

Comic Books

The creative team from Valiant's just-completed miniseries is already looking forward to its sequel, set to debut in April 2016.

Wed, May 27th, 2015
by CBR News Team
DC Seeks to Stop Software Company from Trademarking

DC Seeks to Stop Software Company from Trademarking "Gotham"

Comic Books

After drawing widespread attention last week for its effort to block singer Rihanna from trademarking "Robyn," DC Comics has turned its attention to Gotham.

Wed, May 27th, 2015
The True Goal of DC Comics'

The True Goal of DC Comics' "Convergence" Has Been Revealed

Comic Books

With the final issue of the weekly event series, Jeff King, Scott Lobdell and a cadre of artists have altered the face of the DCU.

Wed, May 27th, 2015
by Stephen Gerding