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'Twas the Dark Knight Before Christmas: 21 Great Yuletide Batman Tales

'Twas the Dark Knight Before Christmas: 21 Great Yuletide Batman Tales

The Caped Crusader has a long tradition of safeguarding Gotham City during the holiday season in some of his most poignant storylines.

PREVIEW: Marvel's

PREVIEW: Marvel's "All-New Miracleman Annual" #1

Comic Books

Featuring superstar creators Grant Morrison, Joe Quesada, Peter Milligan and Mike Allred, Marvel's "Miracleman Annual" is not a book to be missed.

8 hours ago
EXCL. PREVIEW: Waid & Pacheco Bring the Agents of

EXCL. PREVIEW: Waid & Pacheco Bring the Agents of "SHIELD" to Marvel

Comic Books

Mark Waid & Carlos Pacheco bring Coulson and his team into Marvel Comics conflicts and team them up with superheroes in a brand new ongoing series.

20 hours ago
Christmas Comic Book Legends Revealed

Christmas Comic Book Legends Revealed

Comic Books

Celebrate the holiday with a collection of Comic Book Legends Revealed installments about Christmas!

23 hours ago
Christmas Display Reminds Us Once Again that Batman Smells

Christmas Display Reminds Us Once Again that Batman Smells

Comic Books

The classic lyrics "Jingle Bells, Batman Smells" get visualized in a Christmas display, complete with Robin laying an egg and Joker getting away.

Wed, December 24th, 2014
That Time Rudolph Tried to Skip Christmas to be on TV

That Time Rudolph Tried to Skip Christmas to be on TV

Comic Books

Get ready for Christmas Eve with this delightfully goofy DC Comic about Rudolph trying to skip Christmas to be on TV instead.

Wed, December 24th, 2014
Kubert, Tomasi Come Full Circle with

Kubert, Tomasi Come Full Circle with "Robin Rises: Alpha"

Comic Books

Peter Tomasi and Andy Kubert speak with CBR about reviving Robin and the growing popularity of Damian Wayne.

Wed, December 24th, 2014
by Josie Campbell
EXCL. PREVIEW: Only One Can Survive in

EXCL. PREVIEW: Only One Can Survive in "Alien Vs. Predator: Fire & Stone" #4

Comic Books

A battle royale erupts in Christopher Sebela and Ariel Olvietti's "Alien Vs. Predator: Fire and Stone" #4, on sale Jan. 14 from Dark Horse.

Wed, December 24th, 2014
COMIC REEL: James Gunn on

COMIC REEL: James Gunn on "Guardians" Role in the MCU; "The Flash" Not Yet Renewed

TV/Film

The director clarifies the role of the Guardians of the Galaxy in the larger Marvel Cinematic Universe; despite earlier reports, "The Flash" has not received an early renewal.

Wed, December 24th, 2014
by Erik Amaya
POLL: Which is the Greatest Comic Book Christmas Story of All Time?

POLL: Which is the Greatest Comic Book Christmas Story of All Time?

Comic Books

Of all the great Christmas stories told in comics over the years, which classic is your favorite of all time?

Wed, December 24th, 2014
CBR TV: Michael Jai White & Carl Jones Try to Top Themselves in

CBR TV: Michael Jai White & Carl Jones Try to Top Themselves in "Black Dynamite" S2

TV/Film

Star Michael Jai White and director Carl Jones talk about the different approach to the Adult Swim show's second season and what's next for the satire.

Wed, December 24th, 2014
From Hellboy to Archie: Six Comics Perfect for Christmas Reading

From Hellboy to Archie: Six Comics Perfect for Christmas Reading

Comic Books

For Christmas Eve, ROBOT 6 collects six go-to comics that can sit side by side with holiday classics from other mediums.

Wed, December 24th, 2014
Submit Your Answers For The X-Position New Year's Round-Up

Submit Your Answers For The X-Position New Year's Round-Up

Comic Books

CBR wants your responses to our year-in-review survey questions as we close the book on 2014.

Wed, December 24th, 2014
by Brett White
YouTube Will Stream Sony's

YouTube Will Stream Sony's "The Interview" on Dec. 24

TV/Film

UPDATE: Google has confirmed The Interview will be available for streaming on Google Play and YouTube beginning today at 10 a.m.

Wed, December 24th, 2014
New

New "Uncanny Avengers" Teaser Features Scarlet Witch

Comic Books

Marvel's new Daniel Acuña-illustrated teaser showcases "Uncanny Avengers" member the Scarlet Witch.

Wed, December 24th, 2014
by Stephen Gerding
Movie Legends Revealed: Was Flash Gordon Nearly in

Movie Legends Revealed: Was Flash Gordon Nearly in "A Christmas Story?"

TV/Film

On Christmas Eve, we look at a surprising team-up that could have been: Flash Gordon and Ralphie from "A Christmas Story!"

Wed, December 24th, 2014
CSBG's 2014 Comic Book Advent Calendar Finale!

CSBG's 2014 Comic Book Advent Calendar Finale!

Comic Books

All month long, CSBG has been counting down to Christmas with classic Silver Age Christmas stories - today, they open the last door!

Wed, December 24th, 2014
Comics A.M. - Theakston Threatens Action Against Kirby Museum

Comics A.M. - Theakston Threatens Action Against Kirby Museum

Comic Books

Artist says he'll file theft complain about photocopies of Kirby's pencils over holidays! The biggest comics news stories of 2014! A look at classic Disney Christmas comics!

Wed, December 24th, 2014
Stan Lee Media Loses Yet Another Bid for Marvel Characters

Stan Lee Media Loses Yet Another Bid for Marvel Characters

Comic Books

Another federal appeals court ruled Tuesday that the failed dot-com can’t claim ownership of the Marvel characters co-created by its namesake.

Wed, December 24th, 2014

"Bitch Planet" #1 and the Power of a Perfect First Issue

Comic Books

Kelly Thompson explains how Kelly Sue DeConnick and Valentine de Landro's "Bitch Planet" #1 nails being a perfect first issue.

Wed, December 24th, 2014
by Kelly Thompson
EXCL. PREVIEW: It's Bon Voyage in

EXCL. PREVIEW: It's Bon Voyage in "Betty and Veronica" #274

Comic Books

Next stop, London! The girls' whirlwind adventure begins in Michael Uslan & Dan Parent's "Betty and Veronica" #274, on sale Jan. 7 from Archie Comics.

Wed, December 24th, 2014
FindAComicShop.com Helps You Find Last-Minute Gifts (and New Releases)

FindAComicShop.com Helps You Find Last-Minute Gifts (and New Releases)

Comic Books

Whether you're looking for presents or just grabbing some new books to read, FindAComicShop.com is all you need to make magic happen.

Wed, December 24th, 2014
'Twas the Dark Knight Before Christmas: 21 Great Yuletide Batman Tales

'Twas the Dark Knight Before Christmas: 21 Great Yuletide Batman Tales

Comic Books

The Caped Crusader has a long tradition of safeguarding Gotham City during the holiday season in some of his most poignant storylines.

Wed, December 24th, 2014
by Scott Huver
PREVIEWS: New Comics on Sale December 24, 2014

PREVIEWS: New Comics on Sale December 24, 2014

Comic Books

With more than 100 new comics from DC, Marvel, Image, Archie, BOOM!, IDW and more, this is turning out to be one of the best holiday seasons ever.

Wed, December 24th, 2014
Take a Look at Michael Keaton’s

Take a Look at Michael Keaton’s "Batman 3" Batsuit Prototype

TV/Film

New photos of prototype Bat-suits made for "Batman 3" give a glimpse at what could have been if Michael Keaton had remained as the Dark Knight.

Tue, December 23rd, 2014

"Lonely Hulk" Supercut Needs to Become a Holiday Tradition

TV/Film

If you’re so filled with holiday cheer that you’ve come to annoy your friends, family and co-workers, "Lonely Hulk" is the perfect antidote.

Tue, December 23rd, 2014
Who Did You Pick as the Top Comic Book Writer of All-Time?

Who Did You Pick as the Top Comic Book Writer of All-Time?

Comic Books

We have finished the countdown of your all-time favorite comic book writers. Who came in at number one?

Tue, December 23rd, 2014
X-POSITION: Peter David Preps

X-POSITION: Peter David Preps "All-New X-Factor" Finale and "2099" Return

Comic Books

Fan-favorite writer Peter David takes time to answer your questions about his decade-long run as X-Factor's boss across several incarnations.

Tue, December 23rd, 2014
by Brett White
Marvel Spotlights Acuna's New Quicksilver Design in

Marvel Spotlights Acuna's New Quicksilver Design in "Uncanny Avengers" Teaser

Comic Books

Daniel Acuna's new Quicksilver design takes center stage in a Marvel teaser image for Rick Remender's "Uncanny Avengers" relaunch.

Tue, December 23rd, 2014
by Steve Sunu
EXCLUSIVE PREVIEWS: Dark Horse's

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEWS: Dark Horse's "Resurrectionists" #3, "X" #21

Comic Books

Fred Van Lente & Maurizio Rosenzweig refuse to die in "Resurrectionists" #3 while Duane Swierczynski & Eric Nguyen launch "Marked for Death" in "X" #21.

Tue, December 23rd, 2014
by CBR News Team
EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW: Fraction, Aja & Hollingsworth's

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW: Fraction, Aja & Hollingsworth's "Hawkeye" #21

Comic Books

CBR presents an exclusive first look at the penultimate issue of Matt Fraction, David Aja and Matt Hollingsworth's "Hawkeye!"

Tue, December 23rd, 2014

"The Interview" To Receive Limited Release On Christmas

TV/Film

The Seth Rogen/James Franco North Korea comedy will debut thanks to indie theaters like Alamo Drafthouse and as a VOD offering.

Tue, December 23rd, 2014
Watson's

Watson's "Princess Decomposia and Count Spatula" Romances the Underworld

Comic Books

Andi Watson discusses the responsibility and romance in his latest graphic novel with First Second, "Princess Decomposia and Count Spatula."

Tue, December 23rd, 2014
by Michael C Lorah
Dean Haspiel Gets Villainous For Dark Circle's

Dean Haspiel Gets Villainous For Dark Circle's "Fox Hunt"

Comic Books

The cartoonist will put the Fox through the wringer, letting loose a bevy of supervillains on the Dark Circle hero's family.

Tue, December 23rd, 2014
by Kiel Phegley
PREVIEW: Tomasi & Kubert's

PREVIEW: Tomasi & Kubert's "Robin Rises: Alpha" #1

Comic Books

Check out a first look at Peter Tomasi and Andy Kubert's "Robin Rises: Alpha" #1, concluding the current saga of Damian Wayne December 24.

Tue, December 23rd, 2014
EXCLUSIVE: Kubert's

EXCLUSIVE: Kubert's "Batman" #38 Variant; Robinson's "Effigy" #1 Cover

Comic Books

Check out a first look at two new DC Comics variants including Andy Kubert's "Batman" #38 and Andrew Robinson's "Effigy" #1.

Tue, December 23rd, 2014
by Steve Sunu
COMIC REEL: Agent Carter Gets A

COMIC REEL: Agent Carter Gets A "Mission That Matters"; "Jessica Jones" Casts Luke Cage

TV/Film

A new "Carter" promo dives into Peggy's post-"First Avenger" mindset; Mike Colter will portray Cage in the Marvel Netflix series and more.

Tue, December 23rd, 2014
by Brett White

"Legend of Korra" Creators Confirm Final Scene Meant Exactly What You Thought

TV/Film

Creators Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko weigh in on the series' finale, clearing up any ambiguity about the much-discussed final scene.

Tue, December 23rd, 2014
COMMENTARY TRACK: Gillen & White On

COMMENTARY TRACK: Gillen & White On "Star Wars: Christmas in the Stars"

TV/Film

Marvel's "Darth Vader" writer Kieron Gillen and "Star Wars" line editor Jordan D. White square off against the forgotten "Star Wars" Christmas album.

Tue, December 23rd, 2014
Fundraiser Launched to Help Norm Breyfogle Following Stroke

Fundraiser Launched to Help Norm Breyfogle Following Stroke

Comic Books

A fundraiser has been established to help cover the medical expenses of veteran Batman artist Norm Breyfogle, who suffered a paralyzing stroke last week.

Tue, December 23rd, 2014

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