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That Time Sabretooth Got His Ass Kicked... by the Black Cat?!

That Time Sabretooth Got His Ass Kicked... by the Black Cat?!

In the "bad" superhero fight spotlight, CSBG looks at the time Wolverine's nemesis Sabretooth got his butt kicked... by the Black Cat?!

You Go Your Way and I Go Mine: Kitty Pryde's Use of the N-Word

You Go Your Way and I Go Mine: Kitty Pryde's Use of the N-Word

In a new feature on divisive comic plots, CSBG asks whether Kitty Pryde's rhetorical use of the n-word in some '80s X-Men comics was appropriate.

"Who Was the First Superhero to Return from the Dead?" Plus More Comic Book Firsts

"Who Was the First Superhero to Return from the Dead?" Plus More Comic Book Firsts

CSBG has a collection of notable comic book firsts, like the first superhero to die -- and subsequently be revived!

The Top Five Superhero Mullets of All Time

The Top Five Superhero Mullets of All Time

CSBG tackles the nearly impossible task of pinning down the greatest superhero mullets of all time. Share your thoughts on this divisive issue!

That Time an Honorary Avenger Was Kidnapped From Avengers Mansion and Nobody Cared

That Time an Honorary Avenger Was Kidnapped From Avengers Mansion and Nobody Cared

In their latest spotlight on long-resolved comic book plots, CSBG looks at how Kurt Busiek wrapped a kidnapping no Avenger seemed to notice.

VOTE: Cast Your Ballot for the Greatest DC and Marvel Characters of All-Time!

VOTE: Cast Your Ballot for the Greatest DC and Marvel Characters of All-Time!

There's less than a week left for you to cast your vote in CSBG's Greatest DC and Marvel Characters of All-Time countdown! Click here to vote!

Did Iron Man's Toys Sell So Poorly They Became "Armored" X-Men & Spider-Man Figures?

Did Iron Man's Toys Sell So Poorly They Became "Armored" X-Men & Spider-Man Figures?

In the mid-'90s, ToyBiz had a toy line based on the "Iron Man" cartoon, but the company would never just slap new heads on Tony Stark... would they?

"That Time Tony Stark Worked for Kang & Was Replaced By His Teen Self" Plus More Forgotten Plots

"That Time Tony Stark Worked for Kang & Was Replaced By His Teen Self" Plus More Forgotten Plots

Some stories have never been retconned, but maybe they should, like when teen Tony Stark came to our present to fight the evil "real" Tony Stark!

That Time the Blob and a Few Other Guys Defeated Both the East & West Coast Avengers

That Time the Blob and a Few Other Guys Defeated Both the East & West Coast Avengers

CSBG's latest look at "bad" superhero fights revisits when the former Brotherhood of Evil Mutants took out the combined forces of the Avengers.

The Top Five Greatest Rogue Moments

The Top Five Greatest Rogue Moments

CSBG counts down the top five greatest comic book moments starring Marvel's southern Bell, the X-Man known as Rogue.

"Captain America Will Train You to Take Over For Him... Never Mind" & More Dropped Plots

"Captain America Will Train You to Take Over For Him... Never Mind" & More Dropped Plots

CSBG collects notable dropped storylines, like what happened to the heroes Captain America trained to take over when he thought he was dying.

How Did the Arc Reactor Get From the "Iron Man" Movies to the "Iron Man" Comic?

How Did the Arc Reactor Get From the "Iron Man" Movies to the "Iron Man" Comic?

CSBG's latest spotlight on outside media plots migrating into comics examines how the Arc Reactor moved the "Iron Man" movie into Marvel's comics.

Top Five Supervillains That Switched Rogues Galleries From One Hero to Another

Top Five Supervillains That Switched Rogues Galleries From One Hero to Another

You'd be surprised how many famous rivals of superheroes first fought other heroes. CSBG collects the top five villains who swapped nemeses.

That Time Spider-Man Accidentally Hit Mary Jane

That Time Spider-Man Accidentally Hit Mary Jane

CSBG's latest spotlight on comic book plots gone bad looks at the time Peter Parker accidentally struck Mary Jane during the "Clone Saga."

The Surprising Comic That Solved a 14 Year-Old X-Men Mystery

The Surprising Comic That Solved a 14 Year-Old X-Men Mystery

In the latest spotlight on long-resolved comic book plots, CSBG looks at a long-standing X-Men mystery resolved in the pages of... "Quasar"?

"The Legendary Artist Who Wanted You to Know His Comic Was 5H17" & More Meta-Messages

"The Legendary Artist Who Wanted You to Know His Comic Was 5H17" & More Meta-Messages

One Silver Age artist used numbers & letters to spell out a curse word to let readers know what he thought about his latest project, and more meta.

That Time That Black Panther Put Silver Surfer Into an Armlock

That Time That Black Panther Put Silver Surfer Into an Armlock

In their latest spotlight on "bad" superhero fights, CSBG looks at the time that Black Panther somehow successfully put the Silver Surfer into an armlock. 

Spider-Man's Five Most Ridiculous Temporary Costumes

Spider-Man's Five Most Ridiculous Temporary Costumes

CSBG counts down the wall-crawler's most ridiculous temporary costumes -- and the time he wore an FF costume and a bag on his face isn't even #1!

Did Marvel Have a Different Ending for "Transformers" #4 In Case it Was Cancelled?

Did Marvel Have a Different Ending for "Transformers" #4 In Case it Was Cancelled?

Comic Book Legends Revealed examines whether Marvel was hedging its bets on its first adaptation of Hasbro's Robots in Disguise.

"Wonder Woman & JL Europe: Quickest Membership Ever?" & More Dropped Plots

"Wonder Woman & JL Europe: Quickest Membership Ever?" & More Dropped Plots

CSBG has an archive of notable dropped comic book plots, like how Wonder Woman joined Justice League Europe... only to never be seen again.

The Top Five Mary Jane/Peter Parker Moments

The Top Five Mary Jane/Peter Parker Moments

With Mary Jane set to leave the Spider-Man titles for "Invincible Iron Man," CSBG looks back at her greatest moments with Peter Parker.

He Was the X-Traitor? Seriously?

He Was the X-Traitor? Seriously?

In a new feature looking at resolutions to long unresolved storylines, CSBG looks at the reveal of who betrayed the X-Men.

"Did Deadpool Create Venom?" & More Notable Comic Book Retcons

"Did Deadpool Create Venom?" & More Notable Comic Book Retcons

Check out CSBG's series on comic book retcons, including the recent revelation of the role Deadpool played in the creation of Venom!

Did Jack Kirby Re-Draw Alex Toth's Original Juggernaut Design?

Did Jack Kirby Re-Draw Alex Toth's Original Juggernaut Design?

Was Alex Toth's original for the Juggernaut so over-the-top Marvel had to have it re-drawn by Jack Kirby? Find out all the gruesome details.

"Oh No, Not Gambit's Whole Deck of Cards! Who Could Withstand THAT?"

"Oh No, Not Gambit's Whole Deck of Cards! Who Could Withstand THAT?"

CSBG's latest "bad" superhero fight spotlight looks at how one of the universe's most powerful beings was defeated by... Gambit & a deck of cards?

"What Prize Were X-Men Villains the Upstarts Playing For?" & More Unresolved Stories

"What Prize Were X-Men Villains the Upstarts Playing For?" & More Unresolved Stories

CSBG has a series of famous unresolved comic book plotlines, including what the heck the X-Men villains, the Upstarts, were actually after.

"Who Was the First Superhero to Be Killed?" & More Comic Book Firsts

"Who Was the First Superhero to Be Killed?" & More Comic Book Firsts

CSBG has a collection of notable comic book firsts, like which superhero was the first one to die in the line of duty. Find out who it was!

How Did Doctor Octopus Survive Being Ground Zero at a Nuclear Explosion?

How Did Doctor Octopus Survive Being Ground Zero at a Nuclear Explosion?

In a new feature looking at outlandish ways characters cheat certain death, see how Doc Ock survived a nuclear explosion after nearly marrying Aunt May.

Top Five Silliest 1990s Superhero Battle Armors

Top Five Silliest 1990s Superhero Battle Armors

The 1990s were quite a time for silly superhero battle armors. CSBG counts down the top five silliest (in between laughs).

"Mephisto Sure is Obsessed with Other People's Marriages" & More Hindsight Hilarity

"Mephisto Sure is Obsessed with Other People's Marriages" & More Hindsight Hilarity

CSBG's collection of moments that are more interesting in hindsight includes Mephisto trying mess with Rick Jones' wedding a decade before "One More Day."

"My X-Men, Kill One Other For My Amusement... Er, to Prove You're Not Skrulls" & More Forgettable Plots

"My X-Men, Kill One Other For My Amusement... Er, to Prove You're Not Skrulls" & More Forgettable Plots

CSBG has a collection of comic plots best forgotten, like the time Professor X had all the X-Men fight each other to the death... for reasons. 

Was Deadpool Originally Supposed to be Marvel's Weapon IX?

Was Deadpool Originally Supposed to be Marvel's Weapon IX?

Everyone knows Weapon X -- better known as the Wolverine -- but was Wade Wilson slated to be the program's prior attempt at a super soldier?

"Oh No, the Only Creature Stronger Than the Hulk... a Werewolf?"

"Oh No, the Only Creature Stronger Than the Hulk... a Werewolf?"

In their latest spotlight on "bad" superhero fights, CSBG looks at the time the Hulk was taken out by Jack Russell, the Werewolf by Night!

"It's a Bird... It's a Plane... It's What's-His-Name!" & More Comic Book Cliches

"It's a Bird... It's a Plane... It's What's-His-Name!" & More Comic Book Cliches

CSBG has a series of spotlight on notable comic book cliches, like comic books poking fun at the famous "It's a Bird... it's a Plane" speech.

"Wolverine Kills His Girlfriend's Dad" & More Cool Comic Book Moments

"Wolverine Kills His Girlfriend's Dad" & More Cool Comic Book Moments

CSBG has a massive archive of cool moments, like the climactic moment from Claremont and Miller's classic "Wolverine" miniseries.

What's in Your Personal Canon?

What's in Your Personal Canon?

Fans of any comic or movie franchise eventually come up with their own personal canon of what "counts" and what doesn't, so what's in yours?

A Collection of Unused "X-Men" Covers & More Pieces of Comic Book History

A Collection of Unused "X-Men" Covers & More Pieces of Comic Book History

CSBG has a collection of interesting pieces of comic book history, like unused "X-Men" covers including the last one John Byrne ever drew.

Did Batman Knock Carnage Out Just by Punching Him a Lot?

Did Batman Knock Carnage Out Just by Punching Him a Lot?

Carnage might have caused "Maximum Carnage," but Batman caused maximum damage on the Spider-Man villain in CSBG's latest "bad" fight spotlight.

"Wait, How Did Black Panther and Storm Meet?" & More Comic Book Retcons

"Wait, How Did Black Panther and Storm Meet?" & More Comic Book Retcons

Check out CSBG's archive of notable comic book retcons, including the back-and-forth retcons over how Storm and Black Panther first met.

Vote for the 100 Greatest DC and Marvel Comic Characters of All-Time!

Vote for the 100 Greatest DC and Marvel Comic Characters of All-Time!

It's that time of the year. CSBG is doing their annual Top 100 survey and this time it's the Top 100 DC & Marvel Characters. Vote for your favorites!

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