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"Wolverine Pays Back Rogue's Sacrifice" & More Cool Comic Book Moments

"Wolverine Pays Back Rogue's Sacrifice" & More Cool Comic Book Moments

Visit CSBG's collection of awesome comic book moments, like Wolverine repaying Rogue's sacrifice as she first proves she belongs on the X-Men.

"Maybe This Batman Guy Will Work Out": Promotional Ads for Legendary Superheroes

"Maybe This Batman Guy Will Work Out": Promotional Ads for Legendary Superheroes

CSBG's latest comic book ad spotlight looks at house ads promoting the first appearances of classic superheroes like Batman, Hulk & Superman.

Modern Day Superhero Hostess Ads & More Line it is Drawn Galleries

Modern Day Superhero Hostess Ads & More Line it is Drawn Galleries

CSBG has a collection of every Line it is Drawn gallery, including two spotlights on modern day superhero Hostess Ads!

Even Thor is Obsessed with Who Would Win in a Thor/Hulk Fight?

Even Thor is Obsessed with Who Would Win in a Thor/Hulk Fight?

In their latest spotlight on strange comics, CSBG looks at the classic Lee/Kirby story where Thor & his fans debated if he could take Hulk in a fight.

A History of Trans Characters at DC and Marvel

A History of Trans Characters at DC and Marvel

CSBG examines DC and Marvel's history with trans characters, from "Sandman" in 1991 to "Angela: Asgard's Assassin" in 2015.

She Has No Head: 10 Badass Comic Book Weapons

She Has No Head: 10 Badass Comic Book Weapons

Kelly Thompson examines ten of the most badass comic book weapons ever wielded by female comic book heroes.

Did Red Hulk Just Beat the Stuffing Out of Thor?

Did Red Hulk Just Beat the Stuffing Out of Thor?

In their latest look at "bad" superhero fights, CSBG sees the god of thunder, Thor, get handled a bit too easily by the Red Hulk. 

"Can the X-Men's Dazzler Really Not Die?" & More Unresolved Comic Plots

"Can the X-Men's Dazzler Really Not Die?" & More Unresolved Comic Plots

CSBG has an archive of unresolved comic book storylines, including the latest, the mystery of why Dazzler cannot seem to be killed.

"Reed & Sue Are Now Members of the Aveng-- Oops, Nevermind" & More Dropped Plots

"Reed & Sue Are Now Members of the Aveng-- Oops, Nevermind" & More Dropped Plots

CSBG has a collection of abandoned storylines, including Mr. Fantastic and Invisible Woman's fantastically brief tenure as members of the Avengers.

Was James Rhodes Marked for Death in "Iron Man" #199?

Was James Rhodes Marked for Death in "Iron Man" #199?

With Tony Stark battling back from addiction during Denny O'Neil's "Iron Man" run, did Marvel originally plan to kill off his replacement?

Follow the Path: The Introduction of the Batcave

Follow the Path: The Introduction of the Batcave

In their spotlight on comics adapting ideas from other media, CSBG examines the Batcave's introduction and adaptation from the Batman serials.

Batman's Dumbest Plan to Protect His Secret Identity Ever

Batman's Dumbest Plan to Protect His Secret Identity Ever

Batman has had many weird plans to protect his secret identity over the years, but Rainbow Batman might be the weirdest.

Follow the Path: Green Lantern John Stewart's Marine Background

Follow the Path: Green Lantern John Stewart's Marine Background

CSBG's new feature examines synergy between comics and other media, starting with how DC's John Stewart became a marine to match his cartoon counterpart.

Twenty Goofy Silver Age War Stories

Twenty Goofy Silver Age War Stories

CSBG celebrates Memorial Day by looking at some classic Silver Age war comics that had a decidedly odd (but awesome) flair to them!

Marvel's Assistant Editor's Month: A Look Back

Marvel's Assistant Editor's Month: A Look Back

With David Letterman retiring and people citing his "Avengers" appearance, CSBG looks at what every Marvel comic did for that "event."

Who Needs Hulk When You Have Solo Members of the West Coast Avengers?

Who Needs Hulk When You Have Solo Members of the West Coast Avengers?

CSBG's latest spotlight on "bad" comic book fights examines when both Wonder Man and Hawkeye (?!?) defeated Hulk foe the Abomination by themselves.

With Great Power Comes Great Marketability: Bill Walko Talks "Hero Business"

With Great Power Comes Great Marketability: Bill Walko Talks "Hero Business"

CSBG speaks with former Line it is Drawn artist Bill Walko about his webcomic, "The Hero Business," and bringing it to print via Kickstarter.

Did Spider-Man Defeat the Juggernaut by Luring Him into Wet Cement?

Did Spider-Man Defeat the Juggernaut by Luring Him into Wet Cement?

Many fans have different recollections when it comes to the "Amazing Spider-Man" story that saw Spidey take on the unstoppable X-Men villain.

"Are You Prepared to Learn What Cube Lube Is?" & More Crazy Comic Book Ads

"Are You Prepared to Learn What Cube Lube Is?" & More Crazy Comic Book Ads

CSBG has a collection of weird comic book ads, including one of the stranger products out there -- Cube Lube. What does it do? Find out!

Wonder Woman Line It Is Drawn Coloring Book Fun

Wonder Woman Line It Is Drawn Coloring Book Fun

After requests for black-and-white versions of last week's 4-year-old suggested Wonder Woman Line, CSBG now has printable pages perfect for coloring!

She Has No Head: Does "Mad Max: Fury Road" Provide a New Feminist Template?

She Has No Head: Does "Mad Max: Fury Road" Provide a New Feminist Template?

Kelly Thompson examines how "Mad Max: Fury Road" can be seen as a feminist template for other films and works of art.

The 25 Greatest Valiant Comics Stories Ever Told Master List

The 25 Greatest Valiant Comics Stories Ever Told Master List

The countdown is complete and now we have a master list of your picks for the 25 greatest Valiant Comics stories ever told.

"Clark Kent & Bruce Wayne Meeting Each Other for the First Time" & More Comic Cliches

"Clark Kent & Bruce Wayne Meeting Each Other for the First Time" & More Comic Cliches

DC likes for Superman and Batman to meet each other for the first time... a LOT. Check out all their first meetings and more recurring comic book themes.

What is the Secret Origin of "Batman: The Killing Joke?"

What is the Secret Origin of "Batman: The Killing Joke?"

Did Alan Moore & Brian Bolland's acclaimed graphic novel that explored the relationship between Batman and Joker begin its life as an annual?

Did Hawkeye Just Defeat She-Hulk... Without His Bows & Arrows?

Did Hawkeye Just Defeat She-Hulk... Without His Bows & Arrows?

In their latest look at "bad" superhero fights, CSBG checks out the time Hawkeye defeated She-Hulk even after she destroyed his bow and arrows.

"When Iron Man Used a Slide Rule to Save the Day" & More Blasts From the Past

"When Iron Man Used a Slide Rule to Save the Day" & More Blasts From the Past

CSBG collects outdated cultural references in old comics, like the latest, Iron Man defeating the Mandarin by using his armor's... slide rule?!

That Time Supergirl & Wonder Woman Gave Up Superheroing Because It Was Too "Manly"

That Time Supergirl & Wonder Woman Gave Up Superheroing Because It Was Too "Manly"

Those worried about CBS' "Supergirl" shouldn't check out the time Supergirl and Wonder Woman gave up the hero game so cute boys would like them.

What is the Greatest Valiant Comics Story Ever Told?

What is the Greatest Valiant Comics Story Ever Told?

CSBG counted down your picks for the top Valiant Comics stories of all-time, and now we have your top choice! What story made it to #1?

The 25 Greatest Valiant Comics Stories Countdown Hits the Top Ten!

The 25 Greatest Valiant Comics Stories Countdown Hits the Top Ten!

CSBG continues to count down your picks for the 25 greatest Valiant Comics stories ever published. Catch up now and see what cracked the top ten.

The Top Five Avengers Courts-Martial

The Top Five Avengers Courts-Martial

As seen in "Avengers: Age of Ultron," the Avengers are no strangers to internal conflicts. Check out CSBG's list of the top Avenger courts-martial!

The 25 Greatest Valiant Comics Stories Countdown Begins!

The 25 Greatest Valiant Comics Stories Countdown Begins!

In honor of Valiant's 25th anniversary, CSBG tallied the votes and begins counting down your picks for the 25 greatest Valiant stories ever told.

What Does "A Strong Female Character" Mean?

What Does "A Strong Female Character" Mean?

Kelly Thompson examines the definition of what exactly does it mean for a character to be a "strong female character"?

"So Why is Quicksilver a Crazy Supervillain Now?" & More Comic Retcons

"So Why is Quicksilver a Crazy Supervillain Now?" & More Comic Retcons

Quicksilver was a maniacal, murderous supervillain for a period in the 1980s, and CSBG shows how Marvel explained that away & more notable retcons.

Did a Winsor McCay Animated Film Inspire the U.S. to Join World War I?

Did a Winsor McCay Animated Film Inspire the U.S. to Join World War I?

Did McCay's film "The Sinking of the Lusitania," based on the sinking of the passenger ship, inspire the United States to join the war effort?

"When Did the Avengers First Assemble?" and More Comic Book Firsts

"When Did the Avengers First Assemble?" and More Comic Book Firsts

When did an Avenger first say "Avengers Assemble!" Find out the answer in CSBG's massive archive of famous comic book firsts.

How Iron Man Defeated a Being Made of Energy By Blasting Her with Energy

How Iron Man Defeated a Being Made of Energy By Blasting Her with Energy

In their latest spotlight on "bad" superhero fights, CSBG looks at how Iron Man managed to take down Captain Marvel at the peak of her powers.

"Of Course He's Magneto's Son, He Has the Same Hair!" & More Retro-Connections

"Of Course He's Magneto's Son, He Has the Same Hair!" & More Retro-Connections

CSBG spotlights retroactive connections between characters, like when seeing Magneto's hair led to the retcon that he fathered Quicksilver & Scarlet Witch.

The Top Five Worst Things Quicksilver Ever Did

The Top Five Worst Things Quicksilver Ever Did

Before making his film debut in "Avengers: Age of Ultron," Quicksilver had quite the checkered past, and CSBG looks at the worst of the worst.

One Day Left to Vote for the Greatest Valiant Comic Stories of All-Time!

One Day Left to Vote for the Greatest Valiant Comic Stories of All-Time!

There's only one day left to vote for the 26 greatest Valiant Comic stories, in honor of their 25th anniversary. Come cast your ballot!

That Time the Avengers Saved the Day Through... Mass Suicide?

That Time the Avengers Saved the Day Through... Mass Suicide?

In their latest spotlight on strange comics, CSBG looks at the time that one group of Avengers saved their Avengers teammates through mass suicide!

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