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"Grayson," "Robin Rises: Omega" Highlight DC Comics' July 2014 Solicitations

"Grayson," "Robin Rises: Omega" Highlight DC Comics' July 2014 Solicitations

DC's July 2014 solicitations include the debut of "Grayson" and "Robin Rises: Omega," plus new "Futures End," "Batman Eternal" and much more.

"Transformers Vs. G.I. Joe," "Ragnarok" Debut in IDW's July 2014 Solicitations

Comic Books

IDW's July 2014 solicitations include the launches of Walt Simonson's "Ragnarok," "Transformers Vs. G.I. Joe", "The Squidder" and much more!

13 minutes ago
by CBR News Team
PREVIEWS: New Comics on Sale April 23, 2014

PREVIEWS: New Comics on Sale April 23, 2014

Comic Books

New Comics Day delivers more than 100 previews of new books on sale from Marvel, DC Comics, Image, IDW, BOOM!, Dynamite, Oni and more!

43 minutes ago
EXCLUSIVE: Van Sciver & Frank Illustrate

EXCLUSIVE: Van Sciver & Frank Illustrate "Forever Evil" #7 Variants

Comic Books

Ethan Van Sciver and Gary Frank help bring DC Comics' event "Forever Evil" to a close in May with three new variant covers, and CBR has the reveal.

1 hour ago
by Albert Ching
Steven Yeun and Felicia Day to Star in Animated

Steven Yeun and Felicia Day to Star in Animated "Chew" Feature

TV/Film

John Layman and Rob Guillory's Image Comics series "Chew" is in motion as an animated feature, with Steven Yeun and Felicia Day voicing lead roles.

13 hours ago
by Albert Ching
WC14: Venditti on

WC14: Venditti on "The Flash," "X-O Manowar" & Comics Origin

Comic Books

Robert Venditti, writer of "X-O Manowar," "Surrogates," "Green Lantern" and "The Flash" broke down his process, his comics origin and more during WonderCon 2014.

14 hours ago
by Hannibal Tabu
Last Week's Comics Reviewed:

Last Week's Comics Reviewed: "Batman," "Ms. Marvel" Stay Strong

Comic Books

Last week was another stellar one for readers, as "Zero Year" brought the goods in "Batman," and the all-new "Ms. Marvel" keeps soaring. Plus much more!

15 hours ago

"Grayson," "Robin Rises: Omega" Highlight DC Comics' July 2014 Solicitations

Comic Books

DC's July 2014 solicitations include the debut of "Grayson" and "Robin Rises: Omega," plus new "Futures End," "Batman Eternal" and much more.

16 hours ago
by CBR News Team
Dark Horse Unveils C2E2-Exclusive

Dark Horse Unveils C2E2-Exclusive "Buffy" and "Tomb Raider" Variant Covers

Comic Books

Dark Horse will offer convention-specific variant covers by Aly Fell and Andy Park this weekend in Chicago, and CBR has the exclusive first look.

16 hours ago
by Albert Ching
WC14: Jim Lee Teaches a Master Class on Storytelling

WC14: Jim Lee Teaches a Master Class on Storytelling

Comic Books

DC Co-Publisher Jim Lee brought three artistic hopefuls onstage at WonderCon to help demonstrate different approaches to storytelling.

17 hours ago
by Steve Sunu
Batman's 75 Greatest Friends & Foes Countdown Begins!

Batman's 75 Greatest Friends & Foes Countdown Begins!

Comic Books

You voted and now CSBG is revealing your choices for the greatest Batman villains and allies of all-time! The countdown starts with the first ten Bat rogues.

17 hours ago
Gruesome Meets Glamour in Rich & Levens'

Gruesome Meets Glamour in Rich & Levens' "Madame Frankenstein"

Comic Books

Myths, horror classics and a modern perspective are stitched together to create Jamie S. Rich and Megan Levens' "Madame Frankenstein."

18 hours ago
by Casey Gilly
DC Releases September

DC Releases September "Futures End" Event Month Solicitations

Comic Books

DC Comics has released an advance look at September tie-ins for "Futures End" including "New Suicide Squad," "Booster Gold" and more.

18 hours ago
by Steve Sunu
WC 14: Gareth Edwards & Max Borenstein Reimagine Godzilla For a New Era

WC 14: Gareth Edwards & Max Borenstein Reimagine Godzilla For a New Era

TV/Film

The director and writer of "Godzilla" spoke with SPINOFF about their approach to modernizing the King of the Monsters.

19 hours ago
EXCL. PREVIEW: Neil Edwards Illustrates Simone's

EXCL. PREVIEW: Neil Edwards Illustrates Simone's "Savage Wolverine"

Comic Books

Neil Edwards and Terry Pallot provide art for Gail SImone's "Savage Wolverine" #19, and CBR has the exclusive first preview!

20 hours ago
DC Celebrates Batman's 75th With July Variants

DC Celebrates Batman's 75th With July Variants

Comic Books

DC Comics' themed variant cover months continue in July for Batman's 75th Anniversary, including a "Detective Comics" cover by Jim Steranko.

20 hours ago
by Steve Sunu
COMIC REEL: Paxton on

COMIC REEL: Paxton on "Agents of SHIELD"; "Terminator: Genesis" Begins Production

TV/Film

Bill Paxton discusses Agent Garrett's role on "Agents of SHIELD"; Alan Taylor's "Terminator: Genesis" begins production and more.

21 hours ago
by Steve Sunu
Scott GImple Discusses

Scott GImple Discusses "Walking Dead's" Darker Season 4, Teases Season 5

TV/Film

Showrunner Scott Gimple discusses the darker tone "The Walking Dead" had throughout Season 4, translating the comic's stories to TV and more.

21 hours ago
by CBR News Team

"Low," "Death Vigil" & More Debut in Image Comics' July 2014 Solicitations

Comic Books

Image Comics' July 2014 solicitations include new series from Rick Remender, Warren Ellis, Stjepan Sejic and more!

21 hours ago
by CBR News Team
Frank Gibson Chews on

Frank Gibson Chews on "The Amazing World Of Gumball"

Comic Books

"Tiny Kitten Teeth" co-creator Frank Gibson moves to monthly comics as TV's "The Amazing World of Gumball" comes to BOOM! Studios.

22 hours ago
by TJ Dietsch
Comics A.M. - Man Sentenced For Role in Plot to Kill Cartoonist

Comics A.M. - Man Sentenced For Role in Plot to Kill Cartoonist

Comic Books

20-year-old will serve five years in prison for role in failed plan to kill Swedish cartoonist Lars Vilks. Another look at the Amazon-comiXology deal! Plus much more!

22 hours ago
WC14: Waid, Robinson, Venditti & More Talk Longform Storytelling & Continuity

WC14: Waid, Robinson, Venditti & More Talk Longform Storytelling & Continuity

Comic Books

Mark Waid, Kelly Sue DeConnick, James Robinson and more discussed the challenges of plotting long stories and working within a shared superhero universe.

23 hours ago
by Erik Amaya
Hopeless' Teenaged Heroes Face Institutionalized Evil in

Hopeless' Teenaged Heroes Face Institutionalized Evil in "Avengers Undercover"

Comic Books

Dennis Hopeless discusses the opening issues of "Avengers Undercover" which finds a group of teen heroes stuck in a country ruled by the Masters of Evil.

Tue, April 22nd, 2014
by Dave Richards
DiDio Says All Three Weekly DC Series Will End in March 2015

DiDio Says All Three Weekly DC Series Will End in March 2015

Comic Books

Looking into the future, DC co-publisher Dan DiDio has clarified that "Batman Eternal," "Futures End" and "Worlds End" will all end in March 2015.

Mon, April 21st, 2014
by Albert Ching
WC14: IDW Delivers the

WC14: IDW Delivers the "Greatest Panel in the Known Universe"

Comic Books

IDW and its creators announced new titles and highlighted creator-owned books, as well as signing "Locke & Key" artist Gabriel Rodriguez to an exclusive.

Mon, April 21st, 2014
by Josie Campbell
Five Amazingly Astonishing Spider-Man/X-Men Team-Ups

Five Amazingly Astonishing Spider-Man/X-Men Team-Ups

Comic Books

A big screen "Spider-Man"/"X-Men" crossover may not happen any time soon, but here are some other Spidey-X team-ups worth checking out!

Mon, April 21st, 2014
by Brett White
WC14: Waid's Thrillbent Launches an App, Revives

WC14: Waid's Thrillbent Launches an App, Revives "Empire"

Comic Books

Maverick digital comics platform Thrillbent announced a new app featuring subscription options and the digital return of Mark Waid & Barry Kitson's "Empire."

Mon, April 21st, 2014
by Hannibal Tabu

"The Tomorrow People's" Jeffrey Pierce on Chaos, Death & The Need For Season 2

TV/Film

Actor Jeffrey Pierce talks with SPINOFF about his character Roger returning from a cryogenic sleep in time for the three-part series finale of The CW sci-fi drama.

Mon, April 21st, 2014
REVIEW: Aaron & Ribic's

REVIEW: Aaron & Ribic's "Thor: God of Thunder" #21 is "Fittingly Epic"

Comic Books

Jason Aaron and Esad Ribic deliver a "fittingly epic, awesome and all other adjectives Asgardian" issue with "Thor: God of Thunder" #21.

Mon, April 21st, 2014
WonderCon 2014 Photo Parade: Friday

WonderCon 2014 Photo Parade: Friday

Comic Books

WonderCon took over Anaheim last weekend, and as always, CBR News was there, documenting the show, top to bottom!

Mon, April 21st, 2014
by Jonah Weiland

"Fantastic Four" Reboot Will Aim For Tone of Sam Raimi's "Spider-Man"

TV/Film

Writer Simon Kinberg expects the tone of Fox's "Fantastic Four" reboot to fall "somewhere on the spectrum between 'Spider-Man' and 'Chronicle.'"

Mon, April 21st, 2014
WC14: Naifeh, Fialkov Impress at Oni's Feats of Creator Strength Panel

WC14: Naifeh, Fialkov Impress at Oni's Feats of Creator Strength Panel

Comic Books

Ted Naifeh, Joshua Hale Fialkov and Gabo went deep into the creative process in an intellectually stimulating panel spotlighting their new Oni Press projects.

Mon, April 21st, 2014
by Hannibal Tabu
Electro, Domino & AIM Up the Ante for Edmondson & Gerads'

Electro, Domino & AIM Up the Ante for Edmondson & Gerads' "Punisher"

Comic Books

Nathan Edmondson and Mitch Gerads share their "Punisher" plans, pitting Frank Castle against LA-based criminals, super terrorists and black ops soldiers.

Mon, April 21st, 2014
by Dave Richards
Warren Ellis, Tula Lotay Enter Moore & Liefeld's World with

Warren Ellis, Tula Lotay Enter Moore & Liefeld's World with "Supreme: Blue Rose"

Comic Books

Warren Ellis and Tula Lotay enter the world created by Rob Liefeld and Alan Moore with "Supreme: Blue Rose."

Mon, April 21st, 2014
by CBR News Team
COMIC REEL: Rogue's

COMIC REEL: Rogue's "Days of Future Past" Status; Blackout Heads to "Agents of SHIELD"

TV/Film

Simon Kinberg discusses the Rogue-centric "Days of Future Past" scene that got cut; "Agents of SHIELD" cold open introduces Blackout & more.

Mon, April 21st, 2014
by Steve Sunu
EXCLUSIVE: Eric Canete Speeds Into Millarworld with

EXCLUSIVE: Eric Canete Speeds Into Millarworld with "MPH" Variant Cover

Comic Books

CBR has the exclusive first look at Eric Canete's variant for Mark Millar and Duncan Fegredo's "MPH" #2.

Mon, April 21st, 2014
by Stephen Gerding
WC14: IDW Highlights Kids' Comics with

WC14: IDW Highlights Kids' Comics with "My Little Pony," "TMNT" and More

Comic Books

On the last day of WonderCon, IDW celebrated Easter by focusing squarely on their multiple all-ages comics, including their Cartoon Network slate.

Mon, April 21st, 2014
by Albert Ching
REVIEW: Slott, Gage, Camuncoli & Sliney's

REVIEW: Slott, Gage, Camuncoli & Sliney's "Superior Spider-Man" #31

Comic Books

The final issue of "Superior Spider-Man" by Dan Slott, Christos Gage, Giuseppe Camuncoli & Will Sliney "wraps the series in a fun and heartfelt way."

Mon, April 21st, 2014
WC14:

WC14: "Son of Batman" Producer on Animated Continuity & Damian Wayne's Appeal

TV/Film

James Tucker spoke with CBR about DC's animated universe, the potential mass appeal of Damian Wayne and the approach to adapting DC storylines.

Mon, April 21st, 2014
by Todd Gilchrist
WC14: Animated

WC14: Animated "Star Wars Rebels" Shoots For Tone of Original Trilogy

TV/Film

Executive producer Dave Filoni, art director Kilian Plunkett and voice actress Vanessa Marshall pulled back the curtain on the upcoming series.

Mon, April 21st, 2014

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