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Grumpy Old Fan: It Only Feels Like

Grumpy Old Fan: It Only Feels Like "Forever"

ROBOT 6's Tom Bondurant dives into DC Comics' latest event series, "Forever Evil," calling the first issue "a somber mix of the depressingly familiar, with a few flashes of innovation hinting at future improvement."

POLL: What's Your Favorite DCU Crossover of the Last Two Decades?

POLL: What's Your Favorite DCU Crossover of the Last Two Decades?

In honor of this week's release of "Absolute Final Crisis," CBR asks: What was your favorite DC Comics company-wide crossover of the past twenty years?

In New DCU,

In New DCU, "Crisis" Events Never Happened

DC Comics Co-Publisher Dan DiDio sent fans reeling over the weekend when he announced that "there have been no Crisis events in the New DCU." ROBOT 6 has details.

Grant Morrison Explores

Grant Morrison Explores "Supergods"

The acclaimed writer takes his love for and history with superheroes and turns them into a prose book that's part history, part critique and part personal essay as Grant Morrison explains "Supergods" to CBR News.

CBR's Decade In Review: 2003-2006

CBR's Decade In Review: 2003-2006

CBR's reporters look back at the events of 2003 through 2006 as they continue their journey through the rapidly closing decade and find that a lot of astonishing comics came out in the course of those four years...

When Words Collide - 11/30/2009

When Words Collide - 11/30/2009

As the end of the decade fast approaches, Tim reflects on Frank Miller's apocalyptic "Dark Knight Strikes Again" and Grant Morrison's also-apocalyptic "Final Crisis," and explains why one is so much better than the other.

Grant Morrison & Clive Barker Meltdown Hollywood

Grant Morrison & Clive Barker Meltdown Hollywood

Appearing at Meltdown Comics last night, Grant Morrison and Clive Barker discussed the unacknowledged bondage of Wonder Woman, the altered state of creativity, and the progression of “The If.”

DC Comics Solicitations, August 2009

DC Comics Solicitations, August 2009

DC Comics has released images and solicitations for new comics and products on sale in July 2009, including the latest from "Blackest Night," "Red Circle," "Batman: Widening Gyre," "Wednesday Comics" and much more.

Grant Morrison's Multiversity

Grant Morrison's Multiversity

Grant Morrison says his next project, "Multiversity," is bigger than “Final Crisis.” What else would you expect from the man who's killed Batman, Darkseid, Martian Manhunter and an all-star version of Superman in the last 12 months?

DC Comics Solicitations for July, 2009

DC Comics Solicitations for July, 2009

DC Comics has released images and solicitations for new comics and products on sale in July 2009, including the latest from "Blackest Night," "Final Crisis," "Batman and Robin," "World of New Krypton" and much more.

Sales Estimates for January, 2009

Sales Estimates for January, 2009

Unsurprisingly, Marvel's Barack Obama-starring Spider-Man comic book came out on top in January, with DC's top offering being "Final Crisis" #6 and Image taking the prize for best-selling trade with "The Walking Dead" Vol. 9.

PRESS RELEASE: DC officialy announces expanded "Final Crisis" collected edition

Grant Morrison's Superman Saga, Pt. III

Grant Morrison's Superman Saga, Pt. III

CBR's Timothy Callahan concludes his linear narration of Grant Morrison's Superman Saga as told through the pages of "Final Crisis," "Superman Beyond," "All-Star Superman" and "DC One Million."

Permanent Damage - 2/4/2009

Permanent Damage - 2/4/2009

This week: the final word on "Final Crisis," and the irrelevancy of mythology; 1000 reviews in 1000 days, days 8-14; and a handful of notes, as Comic Book Resources gears up for New York.

Talking With Colorist Pete Pantazis

Talking With Colorist Pete Pantazis

The colorist of such titles as "Justice League of America," "House of M" and "Powers," Pete Pantazis goes in-depth with CBR about the nature of the colorist, the subject of recognition, and the challenges of the weekly "Trinity."

When Words Collide - 1/28/2009

When Words Collide - 1/28/2009

This week, Tim steps back and takes a look at "Final Crisis" #7 in relation to the epic mini-series as a whole, discusses what it is about the story that really matters, and puts the entire Multiversal event into a celebratory perspective.

DC Comics On Sale January 28, 2009

DC Comics On Sale January 28, 2009

DC Comics has released advance looks at new books on sale this week including a new issue of "Batman" and the conclusions of "Final Crisis" and "Final Crisis: Revelations." - UPDATED with more previews!

When Words Collide - 1/21/2009

When Words Collide - 1/21/2009

With the conclusion of DC's "Final Crisis" looming on the comic book event horizon, Tim looks at three earlier Grant Morrison series that are important precursors to this mega-event. Join him as he examines how "Past is Prologue."

PRESS RELEASE: "Final Crisis" #6 goes back to press for second printing

Tilting at Windmills - 1/15/2009

Tilting at Windmills - 1/15/2009

It was a huge week for comics publishing in a number of ways and at the same time both DC Comics and Marvel Comics made big mistakes in handling one of the biggest weeks in comics in years. Brian Hibbs covers it all.

DC Comics On Sale January 14, 2009

DC Comics On Sale January 14, 2009

DC Comics has released advance looks at new comics on sale this week including new issues of "Final Crisis," "Action Comics," 'Titans," "Nightwing," "Green Lantern Corps" and much more.

2008: The Never-Ending Secret Crisis

2008: The Never-Ending Secret Crisis

The CBR staff continues their look back at 2008, this time focusing on a subject near and dear to every comics readers' hearts and wallets in the last year: superhero "event" crossovers.

When Words Collide - 12/17/2008

When Words Collide - 12/17/2008

After last week's When Words Collide look at collected editions, this week Tim turns his attention to the best original material of the year, and starts counting down his personal picks for the Top Twenty Comic Books of 2008.

REVIEWS: Final Crisis #5

REVIEWS: Final Crisis #5

"Final Crisis" #5 is on sale now, and the response has been decidedly mixed. CBR Reviewers Doug Zawisza and Benjamin Birdie turn in wholly different takes on the new book by Grant Morrison and J.G. Jones & Carlos Pacheco.

FINAL CRISIS FLASHBACK: Mr. Terrific

FINAL CRISIS FLASHBACK: Mr. Terrific

Physicist, lawyer, psychologist, chemist, mathematician, millionaire, superhero. Michael Holt is the genius behind the JSA and Checkmate. Join CBR as we look at the many talents of Mr. Terrific.

Sales Estimates for October, 2008

Sales Estimates for October, 2008

John Mayo crunches the numbers for the Top 300 Comics & Top 100 Trades for October, 2008. Marvel took the top spot with "Secret Invasion" #7, while DC debuted at #2 with "Final Crisis" #4.

FINAL CRISIS FLASHBACK: Black Lightning

FINAL CRISIS FLASHBACK: Black Lightning

The first African-American to get his own title from DC, a founding Outsider, a Secretary of Education, a husband and a father. But in Final Crisis, Black Lightning was forced to join the Dark Side.

FINAL CRISIS FLASHBACK: Mirror Master

FINAL CRISIS FLASHBACK: Mirror Master

Join us in this latest installment of CBR's series spotlighting The Flash's classic gallery of Rogues, as we hold a mirror up to the two men who've operated as the villainous Mirror Master.

FINAL CRISIS FLASHBACK: Trickster

FINAL CRISIS FLASHBACK: Trickster

One of The Flash's most classic foes, The Trickster has existed in two incarnations, both of whom have had quite a ride in events connected with DC Comics' epic "Final Crisis." We look at the characters' origins.

J.G. Jones Apologizes For Unfinished Final Crisis Work

J.G. Jones Apologizes For Unfinished Final Crisis Work

The superstar artist J.G. Jones tells CBR News he blames only himself for not finishing the final issue of the epic, seven-part saga “Final Crisis." The series will be completed by Doug Mahnke.

FINAL CRISIS FLASHBACK: Weather Wizard & Heat Wave

FINAL CRISIS FLASHBACK: Weather Wizard & Heat Wave

Two of The Flash's oldest foes, Heat Wave and Weather Wizard are cornerstones of the Rogues. Now facing what may be their final mission, the villains are looking for payback against Inertia in the pages of "Final Crisis: Rogues' Revenge."

DC Comics On Sale October 15th, 2008

DC Comics On Sale October 15th, 2008

CBR brings you advance looks at new comics on sale from DC Comics and Wildstorm this Wednesday including "Trinity" #20, "Final Crisis: Rogues' Revenge" #3, "Final Crisis: Legion of Three Worlds" #2 and more.

FINAL CRISIS FLASHBACK: Captain Cold

FINAL CRISIS FLASHBACK: Captain Cold

A study in contrasts: he is an honorable rogue, a loving brother and friend, a lethal enemy, and courageous leader. As he takes the Rogues on one last mission, CBR looks at the not always cold heart of Captain Cold.

Sales Estimates for August, 2008

Sales Estimates for August, 2008

John Mayo crunches the numbers for the Top 300 Comics & Top 100 Trades for August, 2008. Marvel took the top spot with "Secret Invasion" #5, while DC debuted at #2 with "Final Crisis" #3.

FINAL CRISIS FLASHBACK: Martian Manhunter

FINAL CRISIS FLASHBACK: Martian Manhunter

J'onn J'onzz helped usher in the Silver Age of superhero comics, but that didn't save him from meeting a brutal end in "Final Crisis." CBR looks back on the life of the Martian Manhunter.

FINAL CRISIS FLASHBACK: Doctor Light

FINAL CRISIS FLASHBACK: Doctor Light

Bumbler, loser, fool. Yet he committed one of the most horrifying acts in the history of superhero comics. CBR brings you the birth, life and many deaths of the notorious Doctor Light, who wasn't always so notorious.

CBR TV: JG Jones

CBR TV: JG Jones

"Final Crisis" illustrator JG Jones stopped by the CBR Yacht at to discuss the success of "Wanted" and the possibility of a comic book sequel, as well as working with Millar, Morrison, Pacheco, and the graphic novel he'll write himself.

FAN EXPO: A Guide to Your DC Universe

FAN EXPO: A Guide to Your DC Universe

Dan Didio led the DC: A Guide to Your Universe panel at Fan Expo where it was revealed the publisher had plans for at least two more weeklies to follow “Trinity” and that Bart Allen may not be dead.

DC Comics Solicitations for November, 2008

DC Comics Solicitations for November, 2008

DC Comics has released images and solicitations for new comics and products on sale in November, 2008, including the latest from "Final Crisis," "JSA," "Batman: R.I.P.," "Teen Titans" and much more.

Geoff Johns Talks

Geoff Johns Talks "Final Crisis: Legion of Three Worlds"

Geoff Johns tells CBR News that "Final Crisis: Legion of Three Worlds" is at its heart a Superboy-Prime story -- but that's not to say there isn't any room for some flash.

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