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"Supergirl Came to Earth to KILL SUPERMAN?" & More Notable Retcons

"Supergirl Came to Earth to KILL SUPERMAN?" & More Notable Retcons

CSBG has a collection of notable comic book retcons, kike the time Supergirl was revealed to have come to Earth...to kill Superman?! Or WAS she? Find out!

The Greatest DC Comics Characters Countdown Hits the Top Ten

The Greatest DC Comics Characters Countdown Hits the Top Ten

Our countdown of your picks for the greatest DC Comics characters of all-time has cracked the Top 10. Come see who made it!

Be Afraid... of the Scariest Comic Books of All Time!

Be Afraid... of the Scariest Comic Books of All Time!

CSBG celebrates Halloween by looking back at their archive of some of the scariest comic books ever made.

The Top Marvel Characters Countdown Hits the Top 15

The Top Marvel Characters Countdown Hits the Top 15

We continue to count down your favorite Marvel Comics characters of all-time. Check out who landed just outside of the Top 10!

The Hidden Origins of the Hellfire Club

The Hidden Origins of the Hellfire Club

In their latest spotlight on now-forgotten pop culture influences in comics, CSBG looks at the inspirations for the X-Men's Hellfire Club.

The Top DC Comics Characters: #15-11

The Top DC Comics Characters: #15-11

We continue our countdown of your favorite DC Comics characters of all-time. Today's installment introduces you to the top 15!

The Top 50 Marvel Characters Countdown Hits the Top 20

The Top 50 Marvel Characters Countdown Hits the Top 20

We continue our countdown of your votes for the top Marvel Comics characters of all-time, now in the top 20. Come see who made the cut!

The Top DC Characters Countdown Hits the Top 20

The Top DC Characters Countdown Hits the Top 20

We continue to count down your picks for the top DC Comics characters of all-time. We're now in the Top 20 -- come see who made it!

The Top Marvel Comics Characters Countdown Hits the Top 25!

The Top Marvel Comics Characters Countdown Hits the Top 25!

We continue to count down your picks for the top Marvel character of all-time! Today we look at #30-21 on the list.

Did It Take Six Printings Before the "Dick Tracy" Novelization Got a Proper Ending?

Did It Take Six Printings Before the "Dick Tracy" Novelization Got a Proper Ending?

Max Allan Collins was hired to adapt the 1990 film as a novel, but why did it six tries before the book finally revealed the identity of the Blank?

"That Time Marvel Made Its Only Gay Hero a Fairy" & More Bad Comic Book Ideas

"That Time Marvel Made Its Only Gay Hero a Fairy" & More Bad Comic Book Ideas

CSBG has a collection of bad comic book ideas, like the latest, the revelation that Northstar, Marvel's only gay superhero, was a "fairy."

The Top DC Comics Characters Countdown Hits the Top 25!

The Top DC Comics Characters Countdown Hits the Top 25!

We continue to count down your picks for the top DC Comics character of all-time! Today we look at #30-21 on the list!

"When Were the First Comic Book Gimmick Covers?" & More Comic Book Firsts

"When Were the First Comic Book Gimmick Covers?" & More Comic Book Firsts

When was the first foil cover? The first hologram cover? CSBG has these answers and more comic book firsts in the "When We First Met" archive.

The Hidden Signatures of Murphy Anderson

The Hidden Signatures of Murphy Anderson

In honor of Silver Age legend Murphy Anderson's passing, revisit CSBG's piece examining the clever way he hid his signature in his books.

Check Out This Clever Daredevil/Jessica Jones "Crossover"

Check Out This Clever Daredevil/Jessica Jones "Crossover"

In the latest spotlight on clever uses of shared continuity, CSBG looks at a sly "crossover" between Daredevil and Jessica Jones' "Alias" comic.

"Arrow" Showrunner Recommends a "Flash" Run & More Cool Comic Recommendations

"Arrow" Showrunner Recommends a "Flash" Run & More Cool Comic Recommendations

Cool creators are recommending cool comics all month on CSBG, including "Arrow's" Marc Guggenheim recommending Mike Baron's "Flash" run.

Hey Fox News, Maybe You Shouldn't Be Sticking Up for the Sons of the Serpent

Hey Fox News, Maybe You Shouldn't Be Sticking Up for the Sons of the Serpent

In their new feature clarifying seemingly confused pieces of comic history, CSBG explains why the Sons of the Serpent are not worth your compassion.

"Yeah, You're The Avengers, But I Have a Sword!"

"Yeah, You're The Avengers, But I Have a Sword!"

In their latest spotlight on "bad" superhero fights, CSBG looks at the West Coast Avengers getting owned by... the Swordsman?

Flashback Review: Looking at Jason Todd's Post-"Crisis" Origin

Flashback Review: Looking at Jason Todd's Post-"Crisis" Origin

In his latest spotlight on books released in 1987, Matt Derman examines the new "hoodlum" origin Robin was given after "Crisis on Infinite Earths."

The Top 50 Marvel Comics Characters of All-Time Countdown Begins!

The Top 50 Marvel Comics Characters of All-Time Countdown Begins!

After over a thousand ballots were cast, we begin to count down your picks for your all-time favorite Marvel Comics characters!

John Byrne Wrote a "Fantastic Four" Issue Based on a Kevin Nowlan Pin-Up?

John Byrne Wrote a "Fantastic Four" Issue Based on a Kevin Nowlan Pin-Up?

Comic Book Legends Revealed investigates whether a Kevin Nowlan pin-up from "Marvel Fanfare" inspired an entire issue of "Fantastic Four."

The Top 50 DC Comics Characters of All-Time Countdown Begins!

The Top 50 DC Comics Characters of All-Time Countdown Begins!

After over a thousand ballots were cast, we begin to count down your picks for your all-time favorite DC Comics characters!

Top Five Greatest Avengers Couples and More Comic Book Top Fives!

Top Five Greatest Avengers Couples and More Comic Book Top Fives!

CSBG has a massive collection of top five lists, like the latest, the best Avengers couples. Will Thor and Captain America make it there someday?

The Great Comic Cover Homage Streak is Now Three Years Long!

The Great Comic Cover Homage Streak is Now Three Years Long!

CSBG looks for a comic book cover that homages something weekly, and every week they've found one -- for THREE years straight! Check them all out.

That Time Doctor Strange Got Neo's Origin from "The Matrix"

That Time Doctor Strange Got Neo's Origin from "The Matrix"

In the latest spotlight on ill-conceived plots, CSBG examines how Doctor Strange briefly had the same "chosen one" origin as Neo from "The Matrix."

Why Did Magneto Really Join the Hellfire Club?

Why Did Magneto Really Join the Hellfire Club?

CSBG looks at dueling retcons between Bryne & Claremont over Magneto's role in the Hellfire Club. Was he really a villain, or just pretending?

CSBG's Inside Look at Comic Book TV Premiere Week!

CSBG's Inside Look at Comic Book TV Premiere Week!

CSBG's Greg Hatcher shares his thoughts on the season premieres of "Gotham," "Arrow," "Flash," "iZombie," "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." and more!

"Hank Pym Can Never Grow in Size! Oh Wait, Never Mind!" & More Abandoned Plots

"Hank Pym Can Never Grow in Size! Oh Wait, Never Mind!" & More Abandoned Plots

CSBG has a collection of dropped comic book plots, like the time Hank Pym briefly lost the ability too grow size.

Was Mr. Peanut Designed by a 13-Year-Old?

Was Mr. Peanut Designed by a 13-Year-Old?

This week, Comic Book Legends Revealed examines whether iconic Planters mascot Mr. Peanut was designed by... a 13-year-old?!

Did the X-Men Defeat the Entire Imperial Guard in One Panel?

Did the X-Men Defeat the Entire Imperial Guard in One Panel?

In their latest spotlight on "bad" superhero fights, CSBG looks at the X-Men besting one of the most powerful teams in the universe... in one panel.

"Is The Entire Marvel Universe Destroyed and Recreated Again?" & More Comic Book Cliches

"Is The Entire Marvel Universe Destroyed and Recreated Again?" & More Comic Book Cliches

As the Marvel Universe is reborn anew this week, check out CSBG's collection of comic book cliches, like the Marvel U being destroyed and rebuilt.

"Who Was Bullseye's Mysterious Target?" & More Unresolved Comic Book Stories

"Who Was Bullseye's Mysterious Target?" & More Unresolved Comic Book Stories

CSBG has an archive of unresolved stories, like who was the target in Kevin Smith's "Daredevil/Bullseye" The Target" series that never went past #1?

What Comics Do Other Comic Creators Recommend?

What Comics Do Other Comic Creators Recommend?

All month, CSBG is featuring recommendations of cool comics by cool comic creators including Mark Waid, Jeff Lemire, Annie Wu and more!

Everybody Wanted "Weapon X" to End, Even the Artist

Everybody Wanted "Weapon X" to End, Even the Artist

In their latest spotlight on creators taking shots at their own comics, CSBG looks at a creator celebrating the cancellation of "Weapon X."

"God Loves, Man Kills... and Man's Kills Are Sometimes Retconned" Plus More Notable Retcons

"God Loves, Man Kills... and Man's Kills Are Sometimes Retconned" Plus More Notable Retcons

CSBG collects notable comic retcons, like when the driving death of the classic X-Men graphic novel "God Loves, Man Kills" never actually happened!

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.

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