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Comic Book Legends Revealed: Was the "Clone Saga" Invented to Make Spider-Man Single Again?

Comic Book Legends Revealed: Was the "Clone Saga" Invented to Make Spider-Man Single Again?

Following Marvel's "Dead No More" reveal, revisit the "Clone Saga" with questions like who masterminded it? And how was Superman affected?

No One Can Use a Phone to Figure Out the X-Men Aren't Actually Dead?

No One Can Use a Phone to Figure Out the X-Men Aren't Actually Dead?

CSBG's latest spotlight on inexplicable comic book plots looks at when people thought the X-Men were dead for a year despite them still operating.

The Mystery of the Disappearing "Steve Ditko"

The Mystery of the Disappearing "Steve Ditko"

CSBG looks into why Steve Ditko's name was edited out of Marvel's "Spider-Man" letter columns and what Stan Lee's reasoning was at the time.

Top Five Ragnaroks for Marvel's Thor

Top Five Ragnaroks for Marvel's Thor

CSBG counts down the top five times that Marvel Comics Asgardian hero Thor has encountered Ragnarok -- and lived (or not) to tell the tale.

"What Did Mephisto's Spell Do in 'One More Day'?" and More Questions Answered

"What Did Mephisto's Spell Do in 'One More Day'?" and More Questions Answered

CSBG answers reader questions, like their latest -- what, exactly, happened to Spider-Man as a result of Mephisto's spell in "One More Day"?

"Blame Cyclops' Wife and Newborn for Him Leaving Them" & More Retcons

"Blame Cyclops' Wife and Newborn for Him Leaving Them" & More Retcons

CSBG has an archive of notable retcons, like how the X-Books bent over backward to make it not Cyclops' fault he ran out on his wife and kid.

Top Five Wolverine & Jean Grey Moments and More Top Fives

Top Five Wolverine & Jean Grey Moments and More Top Fives

CSBG has an amazing library of top five lists, including their latest, the top five moments between the X-Men's Wolverine and Jean Grey.

Was "Captain Carrot and the Zoo Crew" Originally a "Justice League" Parody?

Was "Captain Carrot and the Zoo Crew" Originally a "Justice League" Parody?

Scott Shaw! and Roy Thomas' 1980s superhero animal series may bring nothing but smiles today, but was it poking fun at DC's marquee team?

"Cyclops & Havok's Brother is... That Guy?!" & More Abandoned Comic Plots

"Cyclops & Havok's Brother is... That Guy?!" & More Abandoned Comic Plots

CSBG has a collection of notable dropped comic book plots, like who Cyclops and Havok's brother was originally going to be.

Have Daredevil and She-Hulk Ever Faced Off in Court?

Have Daredevil and She-Hulk Ever Faced Off in Court?

Jen Walters and Matt Murdock are lawyers by day and Marvel superheroes by night, and CSBG explores whether they've ever had a courtroom showdown.

That Time Professor X Nearly Put the Moves on Jean Grey, Except For That Wheelchair

That Time Professor X Nearly Put the Moves on Jean Grey, Except For That Wheelchair

In their latest spotlight on plots best wiped clean from continuity, CSBG looks at the time that Professor X had a thing for Jean Grey.

That Time Hellboy, Wolverine, Betty and Veronica Met Gen13!

That Time Hellboy, Wolverine, Betty and Veronica Met Gen13!

CSBG looks at one of the odder comics of all-time, the "Gen13" issue where they met Hellboy, Archie, Betty, Veronica, Madman and... Wolverine?!

"How Did Typhoid Mary Violate Deadpool?" & More Comic Book Questions Answered

"How Did Typhoid Mary Violate Deadpool?" & More Comic Book Questions Answered

This week's "Deadpool" referenced a tragic incident between Wade and Typhoid Mary, and CSBG explains what happened the last time, plus more answers.

Was Waid & Garney's "Captain America" Slated to End Before It Even Began?

Was Waid & Garney's "Captain America" Slated to End Before It Even Began?

Find out if Marvel Comics already have Heroes Reborn plans afoot for Steve Rogers before Mark Waid and Ron Garney even took over the title.

"Hellboy: The Crooked Man" is One of the Scariest Comics of All-Time

"Hellboy: The Crooked Man" is One of the Scariest Comics of All-Time

CSBG celebrates the end of Mike Mignola's "Hellboy" tenure by reexamining one of the scariest Hellboy comics Mignola ever wrote!

"What Was the Secret Reason Behind the X-Men Mutant Massacre?" & More Long-Resolved Plots

"What Was the Secret Reason Behind the X-Men Mutant Massacre?" & More Long-Resolved Plots

Why did Mister Sinister want the Marauders to slaughter the Morlocks? CSBG has the answer, plus more slow-to-resolve stories in the archive

"That Time Cyclops Ditched His Wife & Newborn for His Ex" and More Moments Best Forgotten

"That Time Cyclops Ditched His Wife & Newborn for His Ex" and More Moments Best Forgotten

CSBG has a collection of stories we wish we could forget, like Cyclops ditching his wife and newborn son as soon as his ex-girlfriend returned.

Great Hellboy Moments: Hellboy Meets His Maker

Great Hellboy Moments: Hellboy Meets His Maker

CSBG pays tribute to the end of Mike Mignola's "Hellboy" by going back to the beginning when Hellboy met the villain who brought him to Earth.

"Deadpool Saved The World By Kicking Captain America in the Groin" & More Cool Moments

"Deadpool Saved The World By Kicking Captain America in the Groin" & More Cool Moments

CSBG has a massive library of awesomely cool comic book moments, like when Deadpool saved the world by kicking Captain America right in the groin.

How to Pronounce the Name of Thor's Hammer & Other Tricky Comic Pronunciations

How to Pronounce the Name of Thor's Hammer & Other Tricky Comic Pronunciations

CSBG lets you know how to pronounce the name of Thor's hammer and other tricky comic book pronunciations, like Ka-Zar, Darkseid, Namor and more!

Why Did X-Men's Psylocke and Jean Grey Switch Powers?

Why Did X-Men's Psylocke and Jean Grey Switch Powers?

In their latest spotlight on unresolved comic book plots, CSBG looks at the unsolved mystery of how Psylocke and Jean Grey switched powers.

The Day Captain America Betrayed Me

The Day Captain America Betrayed Me

Greg Hatcher revisits a "Captain America" issue that shocked him as a kid to explain why people shouldn't freak out over the recent Cap twist.

Cool Moments in X-Men History: Magneto Tears Apocalypse a New One

Cool Moments in X-Men History: Magneto Tears Apocalypse a New One

CSBG spotlights a great moment in X-Men history, as Magneto and Apocalypse have one final battle during the "Age of Apocalypse."

Top Five X-Men Characters Retroactively Empowered by Apocalypse

Top Five X-Men Characters Retroactively Empowered by Apocalypse

Apocalypse is everywhere, and CSBG looks at the top five times Apocalypse was revealed to have retroactively given X-Men characters their powers.

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?

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