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Johns Teases a "Crisis" For "The Flash," Reaffirms Television/Movie Separation

Johns Teases a "Crisis" For "The Flash," Reaffirms Television/Movie Separation

Geoff Johns hints which comic book plots The CW's "Flash" series is looking to interpret and re-commits to maintaining separate movie and TV universes.

SDCC: IDW Announces Powell's

SDCC: IDW Announces Powell's "The Goon," Kirby's "Mister Miracle" Artist's Editions

Comic Books

IDW's Scott Dunbier announced two new titles for the line in a panel that included Dave Gibbons, Walter Simonson and a surprise appearance from Powell.

7 hours ago
by Karl Keily
SDCC: Fantagraphics Looks Forward, Celebrates History

SDCC: Fantagraphics Looks Forward, Celebrates History

Comic Books

Fantagraphics balances an appreciation for the past and vision for the future with retrospective collections and new work coming in 2015.

8 hours ago
by Cardner Clark
The 75 Greatest Batman Stories of All-Time Master List

The 75 Greatest Batman Stories of All-Time Master List

Comic Books

Here are the complete results of what you, the fans, chose as the 75 Greatest Batman Stories of all-time!

8 hours ago
SDCC: The Wonder of

SDCC: The Wonder of "Disney Infinity 2.0"

Video Games

Disney Interactive has added more than Marvel heroes to "Disney Infinity 2.0" -- and CBR News went hands-on with the latest "Guardians of the Galaxy" content.

9 hours ago
by Steve Sunu
EXCL. PREVIEW:

EXCL. PREVIEW: "Ghost" #7 Meets Her Match

Comic Books

The Dark Horse hero is trapped, fighting for her life when a bounty hunter tries to capture her in Christopher Sebela, Jan Duursema's "Ghost" #7.

9 hours ago
REVIEW: Kirkman & Azaceta's

REVIEW: Kirkman & Azaceta's "Outcast" #2

Comic Books

Robert Kirkman and Paul Azaceta delivers a strong sophomore issue with "Outcast" #2, and the series "feels well on its way to a strong run."

10 hours ago
SDCC: The Undying Hilarity of

SDCC: The Undying Hilarity of "Robot Chicken"

TV/Film

The writers and producers of "Robot Chicken" previewed the "Bitch Pudding Special," reflecting on the show's seven seasons and many guest stars.

11 hours ago
EXCLUSIVE: Skottie Young Covers

EXCLUSIVE: Skottie Young Covers "Dark Tower: Drawing of the Three -- The Prisoner" #1

Comic Books

Skottie Young steps outside of the Marvel Universe for a "Stephen King's Dark Tower: Drawing of the Three -- The Prisoner" #1 variant cover.

11 hours ago
by Albert Ching

"Arrow," "Gotham" Gain New Cast Members

TV/Film

Felicity's mother comes to "Arrow," while Sal Maroni finds a face in "Gotham" with two new casting announcements for Warner Bros. fall lineup.

11 hours ago
by Steve Sunu
Johns Teases a

Johns Teases a "Crisis" For "The Flash," Reaffirms Television/Movie Separation

TV/Film

Geoff Johns hints which comic book plots The CW's "Flash" series is looking to interpret and re-commits to maintaining separate movie and TV universes.

12 hours ago
by Scott Huver

"Guardians" Director Gunn Explains Why He Wanted Brolin for Thanos

TV/Film

The cat's officially out of the bag as Oscar-nominated actor Josh Brolin stars as the Mad Titan in this weekend’s "Guardians of the Galaxy."

12 hours ago
SDCC: The Last Panel: Berkeley Breathed Sets the Record Straight.

SDCC: The Last Panel: Berkeley Breathed Sets the Record Straight.

Comic Books

"Bloom County" creator Berkeley Breathed shared his 'correspondence' with Bill Watterson in one of Comic-Con International's funniest panels.

12 hours ago
by Paul Stephen Edwards
PREVIEW: Starlin's

PREVIEW: Starlin's "Thanos: The Infinity Revelation" OGN

Comic Books

Check out a lettered preview of Jim Starlin's "Thanos: The Infinity Revelation" -- Marvel's latest original graphic novel focusing on the Mad Titan.

12 hours ago
CBR TV: Holland, Blackthorne & Cassidy Look Back on

CBR TV: Holland, Blackthorne & Cassidy Look Back on "Arrow" Season Two

TV/Film

"Arrow" stars Willa Holland, Paul Blackthorne & Katie Cassidy look back on their season two character arcs and forward to season three.

13 hours ago
by Jonah Weiland
Comic Book Legends Revealed: Why Did Todd McFarlane Leave Marvel?

Comic Book Legends Revealed: Why Did Todd McFarlane Leave Marvel?

Comic Books

Discover the surprising comic book panel that drove Todd McFarlane from Marvel! Plus, learn the bizarre way "Blondie" was launched back in 1930!

13 hours ago
REVIEW: Layman & Guillory's

REVIEW: Layman & Guillory's "Chew: Warrior Chicken Poyo" #1

Comic Books

John Layman & Rob Guillory's "Chew: Warrior Chicken Poyo" one-shot is a "bold, ridiculous and refreshing" issue in the "Chew"-niverse.

14 hours ago
Marvel Releases New Look at Josh Brolin as Thanos

Marvel Releases New Look at Josh Brolin as Thanos

TV/Film

As a special tag at the end of its look back at Phase 1 & 2, Marvel Studios released a first look and listen of Josh Brolin as Thanos.

14 hours ago
by Steve Sunu
Feige Talks Taking a Risk On

Feige Talks Taking a Risk On "Guardians," Targeting the Right Female Superhero Lead

TV/Film

Marvel Studios' head keeps an eye on exactly when and how to introduce headliners to the Cinematic Universe while caretaking existing franchises.

14 hours ago
by Scott Huver
COMIC REEL:

COMIC REEL: "Guardians of the Galaxy" Breaks Records; No Thanos in "Age of Ultron"

TV/Film

"Guardians of the Galaxy" has biggest Thursday opening of 2014; Kevin Feige says no plans for Thanos in "Age of Ultron" & more.

14 hours ago
by Steve Sunu
The Line it is Drawn #200: Brand-New Super Teams!

The Line it is Drawn #200: Brand-New Super Teams!

Comic Books

The Line it is Drawn celebrates its 200th edition with a collection of shocking new superhero (and supervillain) teams!

14 hours ago
SDCC: Gays in Comics XXVII Takes on the Issues

SDCC: Gays in Comics XXVII Takes on the Issues

Comic Books

Comic book creators discuss the issues facing LGBT representation in comics today -- with a healthy serving of fandom ships on the side.

15 hours ago
by Brett White
SDCC:

SDCC: "Sesame Street" Brings Parodies, From "Numeric Con" to "Star S'Mores"

TV/Film

"Sesame Street" performers and creative staff came to Comic-Con for their first-ever panel to discuss Super Grover's secret identity and pop-culture parodies.

15 hours ago

"Guardians of the Galaxy" Nabs Biggest Thursday Opening of 2014

TV/Film

Grossing $11.2 million in late night preview screenings, Marvel's "Guardians of the Galaxy" has the record for biggest pre-opening total of 2014.

15 hours ago
by Steve Sunu
SDCC: Meredith & David Finch Discuss Finding the Core of

SDCC: Meredith & David Finch Discuss Finding the Core of "Wonder Woman"

Comic Books

The Finches discuss their ongoing discoveries about Wonder Woman, and David's approach to interpreting Meredith's vision of who the character is.

16 hours ago
by Casey Gilly
Comics A.M. -

Comics A.M. - "Annie" Writer Jay Maeder Passes Away

Comic Books

Maeder, 67, was comic strip's final writer. A round-up of SDCC manga news! The significance of Marvel's Storm! Drew Friedman talks "Heroes of Comics"! Plus more!

16 hours ago
Sean Gunn is The Man Behind the Man Behind

Sean Gunn is The Man Behind the Man Behind "Guardians'" Rocket Raccoon

TV/Film

Director James Gunn's brother helped the cast play opposite the film's breakout character on set, but gives credit to Bradley Cooper and the CGI wizards.

17 hours ago
by Scott Huver
Taylor Forges a

Taylor Forges a "Superior Iron Man"

Comic Books

Tom Taylor spills some secrets about November's "Superior Iron Man" debut, which stars a Tony Stark whose ego and intellect have been unleashed.

18 hours ago
by Dave Richards
PREVIEWS: Marvel Comics on Sale August 6, 2014

PREVIEWS: Marvel Comics on Sale August 6, 2014

Comic Books

Take a look at the latest Marvel titles due out in stores next week, such as "The Punisher" #9, "Rocket Raccoon" #2, "She-Hulk" #7 and more!

Thu, July 31st, 2014
by CBR News Team
Cosplayer Injuries Likely Result of a Fall, Says San Diego Harbor Police

Cosplayer Injuries Likely Result of a Fall, Says San Diego Harbor Police

Comic Books

San Diego Harbor Police state the injuries suffered by a Comic-Con attendee "were not the result of a criminal assault," but likely a fall.

Thu, July 31st, 2014
by Stephen Gerding
SDCC: IDW Publishing Rocks San Diego

SDCC: IDW Publishing Rocks San Diego

Comic Books

IDW Publishing set out to "rock this town" with announcements about "Star Trek/Planet of the Apes," "Garbage Pail Kids," "Rot & Ruin" and more.

Thu, July 31st, 2014
by JK Parkin
EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW:

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW: "Better Off Dead" Concludes in "X" #16

Comic Books

X takes on Archon, his most deadly foe yet in Dark Horse Comics' "X" #16 by Duane Swierczynski & Eric Nguyen, on sale August 13.

Thu, July 31st, 2014
CBR TV: Kreisberg & Berlanti On

CBR TV: Kreisberg & Berlanti On "The Flash's" Hopeful Tone

TV/Film

"The Flash" executive producers Andrew Kreisberg & Greg Berlanti discuss the expectations and hopeful tone for the upcoming CW series at Comic-Con.

Thu, July 31st, 2014
by Jonah Weiland
SDCC: Women of Marvel Panel Aims to Inspire, Dispel Stereotypes

SDCC: Women of Marvel Panel Aims to Inspire, Dispel Stereotypes

Comic Books

Female creators from across Marvel (plus Axel Alonso) gathered at Comic-Con International to discuss the impact women have at the company.

Thu, July 31st, 2014
by Melissa Molina
PREVIEW: Rich Rider's Fate Revealed in

PREVIEW: Rich Rider's Fate Revealed in "Guardians of the Galaxy" #18

Comic Books

The question on the minds of every Marvel Cosmic fan is what happened to previous Nova Rich Rider? Find out in Bendis & McGuinness' "Guardians" #18.

Thu, July 31st, 2014
SDCC:

SDCC: "The Boxtrolls" Brings Stop-Motion to Hall H

TV/Film

Directors Anthony Stacchi & Graham Annable and stars Elle Fanning, Ben Kingsley & Isaac Hempstead-Wright discussed their animated feature in San Diego.

Thu, July 31st, 2014
Submit Your X-POSITION Questions for Mike Marts

Submit Your X-POSITION Questions for Mike Marts

Comic Books

CBR wants your questions for Marvel Executive Editor Mike Marts for the special post-Comic-Con edition of X-Position.

Thu, July 31st, 2014
by Steve Sunu

"Guardians of the Galaxy's" Bautista Prepares to Destroy Obstacles to Hollywood Success

TV/Film

Former WWE Champion Dave Bautista discusses his role as Drax, plans for his Hollywood future and his "Star Wars" lunchbox collection.

Thu, July 31st, 2014
by Scott Huver
EXCL. PREVIEW: Powell & Churilla's

EXCL. PREVIEW: Powell & Churilla's "Big Trouble in Little China" #3

Comic Books

Egg, Pete and ol’ Jack Burton face off against the mythical past of China in BOOM!'s "Big Trouble" #3 by Eric Powell and Brian Churilla, on sale Aug. 6.

Thu, July 31st, 2014
Watch Michael Keaton & Emma Stone in

Watch Michael Keaton & Emma Stone in "Birdman" International Trailer

TV/Film

Alejandro Gonzalez Innaritu’s new film follows a washed up actor known for a super hero role as he loses his grip on reality while staging his comeback.

Thu, July 31st, 2014

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