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Top Five "Age of Apocalypse" Characters & More Top Five Lists

Top Five "Age of Apocalypse" Characters & More Top Five Lists

CSBG massive library of top five lists includes a look at the top five characters from the classic X-Men crossover, "Age of Apocalypse!"

Was X-Men's Banshee Supposed to Be a Woman and Stan Lee Said No?

Was X-Men's Banshee Supposed to Be a Woman and Stan Lee Said No?

Banshees are women in Irish mythology, but the X-Men character is a man. What gives, and what does Stan Lee have to do with the decision?

"Remember When Psylocke Had Magic Ninja Powers?" & More Abandoned Stories

"Remember When Psylocke Had Magic Ninja Powers?" & More Abandoned Stories

CSBG examines comic book plots that were dropped by later writers, like how Psylocke eventually lost her magic Crimson Dawn-era powers.

That Time Psylocke Was Assaulted by Her Brother's Double & More Plots Best Forgotten

That Time Psylocke Was Assaulted by Her Brother's Double & More Plots Best Forgotten

CSBG's collection of stories we shouldn't bring up again includes when Psylocke was sexually assaulted by her brother Captain Britain's evil twin.

"What's the Deal with Apocalypse and Marvel's Celestials?" & More Unresolved Plots

"What's the Deal with Apocalypse and Marvel's Celestials?" & More Unresolved Plots

CSBG has an archive of unresolved comic book stories, like what, exactly, is the arrangement Apocalypse has with the Celestials? What's their plan?

Was X-Men's Psylocke Turning Asian Supposed to be Temporary?

Was X-Men's Psylocke Turning Asian Supposed to be Temporary?

As the character gets set for her "X-Men: Apocalypse" debut, CSBG revisits whether Psylocke was only supposed to temporarily turn Asian.

That Time Superman and Batman Saved the Day Through...Tentacle Sex?!

That Time Superman and Batman Saved the Day Through...Tentacle Sex?!

In their latest look at awesomely strange comic book stories, CSBG examines when Superman and Batman saved the day through... tentacle sex?!

Celebrate Bob Dylan's 75th Birthday with 75 Bob Dylan Comic Book References

Celebrate Bob Dylan's 75th Birthday with 75 Bob Dylan Comic Book References

Bob Dylan turns 75 years old today and CSBG is celebrating the event with 75 comic book references to the music legend!

"Top Five 'What If...?' Comics Where Everything Turned Out Okay" & More Top Five Lists

"Top Five 'What If...?' Comics Where Everything Turned Out Okay" & More Top Five Lists

CSBG's top five archive now includes the rare "What If...?" comics that deal not in doom and gloom, but where things actually work out okay.

Who is Danny Chase, and Why Was He Supposed to Lead the Team Titans?

Who is Danny Chase, and Why Was He Supposed to Lead the Team Titans?

What's the strange connection between "The Brady Bunch" and the Titans of the future? Find out in another Comic Book Legend Revealed.

"That Time Green Lantern Had a Threesome" & Other Discarded Comic Book Plots

"That Time Green Lantern Had a Threesome" & Other Discarded Comic Book Plots

CSBG has an archive of abandoned comic book storylines, like Green Lantern Hal Jordan having a threesome with Lady Blackhawk and Huntress.

"Is There Another Miles Morales in the Marvel Universe?" & More Unresolved Plots

"Is There Another Miles Morales in the Marvel Universe?" & More Unresolved Plots

CSBG has an archive of unresolved comic book plots, like does the Marvel Universe have more than one Miles Morales in it?

"Knowing Daredevil's Secret Identity is Deadly!" and More Comic Book Cliches

"Knowing Daredevil's Secret Identity is Deadly!" and More Comic Book Cliches

CSBG collects frequently used comic book plots, like how learning Daredevil's secret identity is a sure sign that you're about to die!

Top Five Times Steve Rogers Quit Being Captain America

Top Five Times Steve Rogers Quit Being Captain America

With Steve Rogers returning as Captain America next week, CSBG looks back at the top five times he quit (and then returned) as Captain America.

Does the Black Panther Seriously Have ESP?

Does the Black Panther Seriously Have ESP?

CSBG revisits the strange point in Marvel Comics history when Black Panther gained telepathic and precognitive abilities. No, seriously!

"Has Iron Man Ever Lifted Thor's Hammer? Anyone Else?" and More Comic Book Questions Answered

"Has Iron Man Ever Lifted Thor's Hammer? Anyone Else?" and More Comic Book Questions Answered

CSBG answers reader-submitted questions, like the latest: Has Iron Man lifted Thor's hammer? If not, just who HAS over the years?

Comic Book Legends Revealed: Who Was the Red Hood in Dan Slott's "Batman Adventures" Run?

Comic Book Legends Revealed: Who Was the Red Hood in Dan Slott's "Batman Adventures" Run?

Although "Batman Adventures" was canceled before the mystery could be solved, Dan Slott eventually revealed the Red Hood's identity.

"Does Captain America Even Know What MySpace Is?" and More Comic Plots Best Forgotten

"Does Captain America Even Know What MySpace Is?" and More Comic Plots Best Forgotten

CSBG has an archive of comic plots probably best forgotten, including "Does Captain America even know what MySpace is?" rhetorical attack from "Civil War: Frontline."

"When Did Iron Man & Cap First Fight Over Superhuman Registration?" & More Firsts

"When Did Iron Man & Cap First Fight Over Superhuman Registration?" & More Firsts

Learn about notable comic firsts, like the little-known first time Iron Man and Captain America disagreed about a Superhuman Registration Act.

"How Scarlet Witch & Vision's Lives Were Ruined" and More Notable Comic Book Retcons

"How Scarlet Witch & Vision's Lives Were Ruined" and More Notable Comic Book Retcons

CSBG massive library retcons includes the shocking, convoluted way Immortus ruined the Vision and Scarlet Witch's lives for his own goals.

The Secret Villain Behind "Civil War"

The Secret Villain Behind "Civil War"

CSBG reveals the mysterious villain who helped orchestrate the events that led to Marvel's first "Civil War."

Iron Man's Hidden Reason for Supporting "Civil War's" Superhuman Registration

Iron Man's Hidden Reason for Supporting "Civil War's" Superhuman Registration

CSBG looks at the (almost) hidden reason why Tony Stark/Iron Man supported the Superhuman Registration Act during Marvel's "Civil War."

"That Time Marvel Compared Japanese Internment to Spider-Man's Secret ID" & More Bad Ideas

"That Time Marvel Compared Japanese Internment to Spider-Man's Secret ID" & More Bad Ideas

CSBG's archive of bad comic book ideas includes the "Civil War" story that compared Japanese internment camps during WWII to Spider-Man.

Was Captain America Nemesis the Red Skull Inspired by an Ice Cream Sundae?

Was Captain America Nemesis the Red Skull Inspired by an Ice Cream Sundae?

Joe Simon's great eye for design was once tested by... a delicious frozen treat?! Learn the bizarre origin of Captain America's greatest foe.

Top Five Biggest Continuity Conflicts in "Civil War" and More Top Five Lists

Top Five Biggest Continuity Conflicts in "Civil War" and More Top Five Lists

CSBG's library of top five lists includes a look at the biggest continuity conflicts during "Civil War," like if registered heroes work for SHIELD.

That Time Iron Man Provoked a War With Atlantis to End "Civil War" & More Plots Best Forgotten

That Time Iron Man Provoked a War With Atlantis to End "Civil War" & More Plots Best Forgotten

CSBG has a collection of comic plots possibly best forgotten, like when Iron Man provoked a war with Atlantis to end the superhero Civil War.

Captain America & Iron Man Legends Revealed!

Captain America & Iron Man Legends Revealed!

To commemorate "Captain America: Civil War," CSBG spotlights past legends about the two men at the center of "Civil War" -- Cap and Iron Man!

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

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

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!"

Top Five Captain America/Iron Man Fights

Top Five Captain America/Iron Man Fights

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

When Did Captain America's Shield Become Indestructible?

When Did Captain America's Shield Become Indestructible?

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

"Has the Hulk Ever Lifted Thor's Hammer?" & Other Comic Book Questions Answered

"Has the Hulk Ever Lifted Thor's Hammer?" & Other Comic Book Questions Answered

CSBG answers a variety of reader-submitted questions, like their latest -- has the Incredible Hulk ever lifted Thor's hammer, Mjolnir?

Was John Byrne Supposed to Join Image Comics at the Very Beginning?

Was John Byrne Supposed to Join Image Comics at the Very Beginning?

Comic Book Legends Revealed examines whether writer/artist John Byrne was asked to join Image as the company was being founded in the '90s.

The Top Five Coolest Moments From Marvel's "Civil War" and More Top Five Lists

The Top Five Coolest Moments From Marvel's "Civil War" and More Top Five Lists

CSBG has a library of top five countdowns, including the latest, the five coolest moments from Marvel's original "Civil War" crossover event.

That Time the X-Men Decided to Hunt Down Mutants & Other Plots Best Forgotten

That Time the X-Men Decided to Hunt Down Mutants & Other Plots Best Forgotten

CSBG has a collection of comic book plots that didn't go so well, like when the original X-Men pretended their own and foster anti-mutant hysteria.

"What the Heck Was in Scarlet Witch's Closet?" & More Unresolved Stories

"What the Heck Was in Scarlet Witch's Closet?" & More Unresolved Stories

CSBG's archive of notable unresolved comic plots includes things like what was in the Scarlet Witch's closet in "New Avengers" after "House of M?"

When Did Iron Man Become Tony Stark's Bodyguard?

When Did Iron Man Become Tony Stark's Bodyguard?

Everyone knows Iron Man was Tony Stark's bodyguard for decades in the comics, but that wasn't always the case. So when did the arrangement start?

When Did Batman and Catwoman First Kiss?

When Did Batman and Catwoman First Kiss?

CSBG has the answer to the reader-submitted question of when Batman and Catwoman shared their first kiss!

Watch the Hulk Transform From Scientist to Savage!

Watch the Hulk Transform From Scientist to Savage!

Marvel once used corner boxes of "Hulk" to create a flip book showing Banner's change from scientist to savage. Check out the animated flip book!

Hawkeye/Ant-Man or Green Arrow/Atom: Who Did the Arrow Trick First?

Hawkeye/Ant-Man or Green Arrow/Atom: Who Did the Arrow Trick First?

With Ant-Man seen riding an arrow fired by Hawkeye in "Civil War," CSBG looks at which archer/shrinking hero duo first did the trick shot.

"Did Wolverine Really Found the X-Men?" & More Strange Comic Book Retcons

"Did Wolverine Really Found the X-Men?" & More Strange Comic Book Retcons

CSBG's collection of notable retcons now includes the revelation that Wolverine might have formed the first X-Men team before Professor X did.

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