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CBR's Guide to Free Comic Book Day 2016

CBR's Guide to Free Comic Book Day 2016

CBR provides a primer on how best to navigate this weekend's Free Comic Book Day celebrations, and some of the titles you won't want to miss.

Marvel Cinematic Universe 'Destined' to Span Decades, Says Kevin Feige

Marvel Cinematic Universe 'Destined' to Span Decades, Says Kevin Feige

Film

The Marvel Studios president compared the MCU to the "James Bond" franchise, but said he's not worried about recasting or revamping it just yet.

16 minutes ago
by Meagan Damore
Maisie Williams Confirms

Maisie Williams Confirms "Game of Thrones" Character's Return

TV

The Arya actress let slip that a character fans haven't seen since Season 3 will appear again on the HBO drama -- and soon.

32 minutes ago

"Justice League" Adds Ben Affleck As Executive Producer

Film

In addition to appearing as Batman, Affleck will also join the braintrust behind the massive WB/DC team-up film.

40 minutes ago
by Brett White
Comic Book Legends Revealed: Were Cap & Iron Man Originally on Opposite Sides in

Comic Book Legends Revealed: Were Cap & Iron Man Originally on Opposite Sides in "Civil War?"

Comic Books

In honor of "Captain America: Civil War," learn whether Captain America and Iron Man were supposed to face off during Marvel's first "Civil War!"

1 hour ago
CBR's Guide to Free Comic Book Day 2016

CBR's Guide to Free Comic Book Day 2016

Comic Books

CBR provides a primer on how best to navigate this weekend's Free Comic Book Day celebrations, and some of the titles you won't want to miss.

1 hour ago
by Casey Gilly
Spider-Man Was Intended to be the Avengers' Counterpoint in

Spider-Man Was Intended to be the Avengers' Counterpoint in "Captain America: Civil War"

Film

Marvel Studios' Kevin Feige discussed the purpose of Spider-Man's presence in "Civil War," why "Spider-Man: Homecoming" isn't a reboot and more.

1 hour ago
by Meagan Damore
Marvel's Feige Says Secret to

Marvel's Feige Says Secret to "Deadpool's" Success Wasn't Its R-Rating

Film

Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige, praises Fox's "Deadpool" and reveals why he thinks audiences responded strongly to the film.

1 hour ago
by Brett White

"Legend of Zelda" and "Sonic" Named to Video Game Hall of Fame

Video Games

The classic titles joined "Grand Theft Auto III," "The Oregon Trail," "The Sims" and "Space Invaders" as the the hall of fame's second class of inductees.

1 hour ago
Marvel Cast Swinton as

Marvel Cast Swinton as "Doctor Strange's" Ancient One for 'Creative,' 'Not Political' Reasons

Film

Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige denied reports that Marvel changed the Ancient One's race due to pressure from China.

1 hour ago
by Meagan Damore
Kevin Feige Says Marvel Is

Kevin Feige Says Marvel Is "Committing" To Black Widow Solo Film

Film

The Marvel Studios president calls Scarlett Johansson's Avenger "amazing" and worth giving a "standalone franchise."

1 hour ago
by Brett White
The Line it is Drawn: Classic DC Comics Cover Homages

The Line it is Drawn: Classic DC Comics Cover Homages

Comic Books

This week, the Line artists draw homages of classic DC Comics covers, plus a bonus homage to Brian Bolland's classic "Killing Joke" Joker!

2 hours ago

"Star Wars" Minor Players Reflect on a Galaxy Not So Far Away in "Elstree 1976"

Film

Filmmaker Jon Spira and actors Garrick Hagon (Biggs) and Jeremy Bulloch (Boba Fett) talk with SPINOFF about the new documentary, fame and conventions.

2 hours ago

"Captain America: Civil War" Scores $25m at Domestic Box Office on Thursday

Film

"Civil War" more than doubled "The Winter Soldier's" Thursday night earnings, but didn't manage to beat "Age of Ulton's" $27.6m haul.

2 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
Hive's

Hive's "Volunteers" Arrive In Tense "SHIELD" Clip

TV

"Emancipation" sees Hive enacting his master plan -- with Daisy Johnson by his side.

3 hours ago
by Brett White
EXCL. PREVIEW: Riverdale's Next Mayor Has Archie in His Crosshairs in

EXCL. PREVIEW: Riverdale's Next Mayor Has Archie in His Crosshairs in "Archie" #8

Comic Books

Hiram Lodge is running for mayor, and Archie Andrews' clumsiness isn't doing him any favors in a new issue from Mark Waid & Veronica Fish.

3 hours ago
POLL: Which

POLL: Which "Agents of SHIELD" Character is Destined to Die?

TV

On Marvel's "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," Daisy Johnson had a vision of the future -- and the death of one of her teammates. Which one will it be?

3 hours ago
Comics A.M. - Tokyopop Returns With First Books in Five Years

Comics A.M. - Tokyopop Returns With First Books in Five Years

Comic Books

Tokyopop to release manga tie-ins to Disney properties! Local Comic Shop Day returns in November! 10 comics about mother-child relationships!

3 hours ago
[Spoiler] Returns for

[Spoiler] Returns for "Gotham's" Season Finale

TV, Comic Books

The episode descriptions for "Gotham's" final two episodes reveal a familiar face making their return to the crime-filled city.

4 hours ago
by Stephen Gerding
Kevin Feige Discusses

Kevin Feige Discusses "Captain America: Civil War's" Mid-Credits Scene

Film

The Marvel Studios president reveals how the new film's mid-credits scene came together and alludes to its larger implications.

4 hours ago
by Brett White
COMIC REEL: Russos Tease Captain Marvel In

COMIC REEL: Russos Tease Captain Marvel In "Infinity War," Discuss Their "Cosmic Approach" To The Films

TV, Film

Joe and Anthony Russo may have accidentally confirmed that Carol Danvers will debut in "Infinity War," which begins filming in November.

4 hours ago
by Brett White
Vision's

Vision's "Captain America: Civil War" Sweater, Explained

Film

Costume designer Judianna Makovsky reveals how she settle on the casual attire for Paul Bettany's synthezoid hero.

4 hours ago
by Kevin Melrose

"Deadpool's" Skrein Reveals Desire To Play "Invisibles'" King Mob, Join "The Boys" Adaptation

Film

Ed Skrein discusses what it felt like to be on the receiving end of "Deadpool"-mania, and his hope to bring another comic character to life.

4 hours ago
by Scott Huver
Universal Unwraps

Universal Unwraps "The Mummy" Plot Details

Film

The studio has released the first synopsis for the reboot of the 1932 horror classic, which will officially launch its Universal Monsters universe.

5 hours ago

"Han Solo" Makes Enemies In First Look At New Marvel Series

Comic Books

Mark Brooks' art for "Han Solo" #1 features Chewie and Leia -- and Han getting into trouble.

5 hours ago
Everything You Need to Know About

Everything You Need to Know About "Captain America: Civil War"

Comic Books, Film

With Marvel Studios' "Captain America" sequel storming theaters worldwide, catch up on all of CBR's coverage of the blockbuster!

5 hours ago
Watch Chris Pratt Surprise a Bunch of Kids From Set of

Watch Chris Pratt Surprise a Bunch of Kids From Set of "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2"

Film

The "Guardians of the Galaxy" star intercepts a cardboard spaceship built by children at his hometown Boys & Girls Club.

5 hours ago
by Kevin Melrose

"Deadpool" Is The Fastest-Selling Superhero Film Digital Release Ever

Film

The Merc with a Mouth's movie has sold one million digital units in a week, making it Fox's best-performing digital title ever.

5 hours ago
by Brett White

"Legends Of Tomorrow" Crew Seizes Their Destinies In New Promo

TV

The trailer for the penultimate episode of "Legends of Tomorrow's" debut season teases the madness ahead for the hero team.

5 hours ago
by Brett White
Top Five Captain America/Iron Man Fights

Top Five Captain America/Iron Man Fights

Comic Books

With Marvel's "Captain America: Civil War" now in theaters, CSBG revisits the top five comic book fights between Captain America and Iron Man.

6 hours ago

"Civil War's" Russos, Olsen, Bettany Play Matchmaker With Vision & Scarlet Witch

Film

The two newest Avengers, famously coupled-up in the comics, could strike an onscreen spark as well.

6 hours ago
by Scott Huver

"DC's Legends of Tomorrow" Recap: "River of Time" Undoes Last Week's Greatness

TV

The momentum comes to a halt with a flashback-heavy episode, along with the reversal of the Legends' most significant move so far.

13 hours ago
by Dan Caffrey
PREVIEWS:

PREVIEWS: "Black Panther," "Deadpool" & More Marvel Comics on Sale May 11, 2016

Comic Books

Coates & Stelfreeze's "Black Panther" #2, "Spider-Women" continues in "Silk," "Darth Vader" begins a new arc, Deadpool vs. Sabretooth and more.

15 hours ago
by CBR News Team
POLL: Do You Like the

POLL: Do You Like the "Han Solo" Casting?

Film

What are your thoughts on the casting of Alden Ehrenreich ("Hail, Caesar!") for the young Han Solo in the 2018 film?

16 hours ago
Alden Ehrenreich Cast as the Young Han Solo for the 2018

Alden Ehrenreich Cast as the Young Han Solo for the 2018 "Star Wars" Anthology Film

Film

The "Han Solo" anthology film has reportedly cast "Hail, Caesar!" star Alden Ehrenreich as its lead.

16 hours ago
Report:

Report: "Supergirl" Moving Production to Vancouver to Cut Costs

TV

Warner Bros. TV is reportedly eyeing a move from Los Angeles to Vancouver for, as to trim the budget for a Season 2.

17 hours ago
by Anthony Couto

"Arrow" Season Finale Synopsis Teases Oliver's Team-Up With a 'Surprising Force'

TV

The "Arrow" Season 4 finale synopsis hints at an unexpected team-up to stop Damien Darhk once and for all.

17 hours ago
by Anthony Couto
Rip Hunter's Mission Changes On

Rip Hunter's Mission Changes On "DC's Legends of Tomorrow"

TV

The renegade Time Master all but completes his mission, only to get thrown a curveball that changes his course. SPOILERS!

17 hours ago
by Dan Caffrey

"The Flash" Season Finale Synopsis Reveals a Showdown with Zoom

TV

A newly revealed synopsis for the Season 2 finale of "The Flash" teases the showdown with Zoom we've been waiting for.

17 hours ago
by Anthony Couto

"Wolverine 3" Casts "The Hughleys" Alum Elise Neal

Film

More casting is underway for "Wolverine 3," as Elise Neal ("The Hughleys," "Scream 2") has joined the ensemble in an unspecified role.

18 hours ago
by Anthony Couto
Grant Ward Joins the Marvel Comics Universe in

Grant Ward Joins the Marvel Comics Universe in "Agents of SHIELD" #5

Comic Books

Preview Marc Guggenheim and German Peralta's "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." #5, which sees the comics debut of Agent Ward.

19 hours ago
by Anthony Couto

"X-Men: Apocalypse's" Final Trailer Redone "X-Men: The Animated Series"-Style

Film

Using clips from various "X-Men: TAS" episodes, the latest "Apocalypse" trailer gets a 1992 animated makeover.

19 hours ago
by Anthony Couto
Colton Haynes Reveals Why He Left

Colton Haynes Reveals Why He Left "Arrow"

TV

"Arrow's" Colton Haynes discusses why he left the series, opening up about his mental and physical health.

19 hours ago
by Anthony Couto
Wonder Woman Cosmetics Line Headed to Walgreens

Wonder Woman Cosmetics Line Headed to Walgreens

Comic Books

The beauty line is set to debut with products like Grace and Power nail polish and Paradise Eye-land eyeshadow.

20 hours ago
The Russos Tackle the Paradoxical Issue at the Center of

The Russos Tackle the Paradoxical Issue at the Center of "Captain America: Civil War"

Film

The "Captain America: Civil War" directors weighed in on the "impossible" questions posed by the film, which are "not issues you can really answer."

20 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
When Did Captain America's Shield Become Indestructible?

When Did Captain America's Shield Become Indestructible?

Comic Books

Believe it or not, for decades Captain America's shield wasn't indestructible. Find out when it finally became that way!

21 hours ago