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This week, discover the inspirations for both the Punisher's origin and one of his weirdest stories of all-time!
While the history of G.I. Joe's ninjas is a bright spot for the franchise, was it by design or just something happened while no one was looking?
Plus, was Brian Wood's acclaimed "Demo" originally going to be an X-Men comic? And is Snake-Eyes and Storm Shadow's shared background a happy accident?
Aquaman first appeared on a U.S. cover in the Justice League's 1960 debut #1, but he graced Australian comic book covers for years. Wait, what?!
Plus, did Kevin Conroy take up smoking to play "Batman Beyond's" old Bruce Wayne? And what was Aquaman's real comic book cover debut?
With the R-rated "Deadpool" continuing to rule the box office, Comic Book Legends Revealed looks at why "The Avengers" was originally rated R.
Did Alan Moore's half of the "Brought to Light" anthology with Bill Sienkiewicz get him banned from visiting the United States in 1989?
Learn the secret origin of Deadpool's roommate! And, is Alan Moore banned from visiting the United States by the CIA?
Did 1996's "Green Goblin" #9 comment on, or simply predict, Image Comics co-founder Rob Liefeld's split with the publisher?
Is Marvel sitting on a finished "Deadpool" story? And did Marvel release a Green Goblin comic book about Rob Liefeld leaving Image?
While "Sins of the Past" was Deadpool's second solo outing, rumor has it Mark Waid tried to quit his first ever Marvel assignment.
In this classic Comic Book Legend, CSBG looks at how Spider-Man's iconic mask played a role in the creation of Deadpool.
Did Mark Waid try to get out of writing the second Deadpool miniseries after taking the gig? And does Alan Moore really not like any adaptations of his work?
Superman famously used his heat vision on Mongul during the classic tale, but find out if it was the first time he used it on another person.
Mark Waid's seminal "Flash" tale was also meant to feature an Allen in an key role, but was Barry not supposed to be the one returning?
Who was "Marvel Zombies" originally about, and what forced the idea to change? Plus, a legend about Alan Moore and the Justice League cartoon!
Was Joe Mad's last issue of "Uncanny X-Men" partially drawn by another artist after some of his art was lost? The legend revealed at last!
Was Logan originally meant to beat Spidey in "Spider-Man vs. Wolverine?" And did some of Joe Mad's last "Uncanny X-Men" issue have to be re-drawn?
Learn what the fan-favorite writer had to tell the higher ups at Image Comics to get his massively popular zombie series a green light.
Was the mysterious X-Man known as Joseph meant to Magneto, Proteus or something else entirely? Plus, the big lie that gave us "The Walking Dead!"
Two heavyweights nearly collided on Marvel Comics' "Doctor Strange" in the '90s, but what stopped this legendary team-up from happening?
Did a potential lawsuit make "Squadron Supreme" a limited series? Plus, two Dr. Strange legends involving Harlan Ellison and Ditko swipes!
Impulse made his debut in "Flash" #92, but Comic Book Legends Revealed explores whether or not he was meant to race for another publisher.
Why was an episode of "Spider-Man and his Amazing Friends" pulled from TV? And did Jim Starlin nearly kill off Shang-Chi?
Was "Final Crisis" writer Grant Morrison forced by DC editorial to change the ending of the event series so it wouldn't be such a downer?
This week, did parents complain that Red Skull was a Nazi? Did "Final Crisis" change to deliver a happier ending? When did the Daily Star become the Daily Planet?
Was "Dapper Men" & "Mind the Gap" writer Jim McCann for Brian Michael Bendis bringing Bobbi Morse back to life during Marvel's "Secret Invasion?"
Learn whether Cable nearly joined a different team and whether DC sued a newspaper for being called Daily Planet, plus more Star Wars legends!
Did Star Brand and the rest of Marvel's New Universe crowd out the publisher's "Star Wars" title after more than 100 issues?
In honor of "The Force Awakens," CSBG has a collection of Star Wars-related comic book legends.
Did a Marvel Comics letterer design the famous "Star Wars" logo for twenty-five bucks? And did the New Universe kill "Star Wars?"
David Michelinie and Walt Simonson proposed a storyline for Marvel's "Star Wars" comic that would have mirrored a major "Return of the Jedi" plot point.
Learn about the Marvel comic that had to change its ending because the concept of pacifism was essentially banned from the Star Wars Universe!
Learn about pop art legend Andy Warhol's unauthorized and truly bizarre "Batman Dracula," an early example of a fan film.
Has Marvel banned the problematic Ms. Marvel story in "Avengers" #200 from ever being reprinted?
Invisible Woman has been a major part of the Marvel Universe and the Fantastic Four for 50+ years, but did she almost go solo in the mid-'80s?
Did DC and Marvel once nearly make an epic trade? And why didn't DC want to share the secret origin of the Legion of Superheroes' Clubhouse?
With "The Wiz" debuting live on NBC tonight, check out this CBLR where we discover whether DC was going to do a comic book based on it in 1978!
Comic Book Legends Revealed asks whether Marvel nearly had Northstar die of AIDs in the '80s. Plus, the secrets of the '90s animated Hobgoblin & Jughead's Native American past.
CSBG reveals the surprising inspiration for Carrie Kelley, the Robin from Frank Miller's classic "Dark Knight Returns."