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'The Flash' Post-Show Analysis Season 3 Episode 3: 'Magenta'

This week, Barry goes on two dates that last a combined time of five minutes, Wally’s gotta go fast, and Harrison Twells returns! It’s Up To Speed. “Magenta” was directed by Armen V. Kevorkian and written by Judalina Neira and David Kob. Continue reading…

Batman: Arkham VR Review (PlayStation 4)

Though Rocksteady Studios' Batman: Arkham series has already allowed us to feel how great it is to fight as Batman, Batman: Arkham VR literally puts you inside the cowl for the first time. It's so many dreams come true. Continue reading…

'Logan' Finally Reveals Our First Look at Hugh Jackman's Wolverine

New teaser images from Logan have been released daily for the past couple of weeks, and while we’ve gotten sneak peeks at the film’s setting and first looks at new characters, there’s one that’s been glaringly absent: The titular hero himself. Show More Summary

What You Might Have Missed In Marvel's January 2016 Solicitations

Every month, comic publishers release their solicitation announcements to provide information to readers and retailers on comics that are coming out in three months’ time, but there’s so much information dropped at once that a lot can...Show More Summary

'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' Teaser Gets Hooked On a Feeling (Again)

Well that was quick! Not long after debuting the first official teaser poster, James Gunn has revealed the first honest-to-goodness teaser for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 — and if you were digging that poster, you’re going to love...Show More Summary

Hedging Your Bets #1: Countdown To Genesis

In Hedging Your Bets, Chris Sims attempt to get up to speed on Sonic the Hedgehog, the longest running uninterrupted American monthly comic on the stands, in the hopes of making it all the way to the finish line. This week, we get started at Sonic #221, and folks... I have questions. Continue reading…

James Gunn Unveils the First 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' Poster

Doctor Strange could come out of nowhere and wow us all, but barring that, it’s been a lackluster year for superheroes at the movies. And as if responding to our culturewide cry for help (or at least a little fun from time to time),Show More Summary

Strip Panel Naked: Eyeline Control in 'James Bond: Hammerhead'

A big part about what makes comics work is eyelines. I’ve talked before about Chris Samnee’s genius use of them on the current Black Widow series, but another great example caught my attention this week. The opening page of James Bond: Hammerhead, by Luca Casalanguida, Chris Blythe, Andy Diggle and Simon Bowland struck me immediately. Show More Summary

Blue Delliquanti Brings 'O Human Star' Volume Two To Life [Back Pages]

This has been a tremendously exciting year for cartoonist Blue Delliquanti, whose webcomic O Human Star has gone from strength to strength. It's the story of brilliant inventor and roboticist Alastair Sterling, whose untimely death meant he never got to see how his innovations in the field changed the world... Show More Summary

Best Comic Books Ever (This Week): New Releases for October 19 2016

The question most often asked of the ComicsAlliance staff is a variation of, “Which comic books should I be reading?” or, “I’m new to comics, what’s a good place to start?” The Wednesday deluge of new comic books, graphic novels andShow More Summary

'Arrow' Reveals 'Supergirl' Crossover Method, More 100th Returns

Arrow picked one hell of a week for its 100th episode, landing smack-dab in the middle of The CW’s four-way superhero crossover with Supergirl, The Flash and Legends of Tomorrow. Still, we’ve time yet before the heroes come together,...Show More Summary

Review: 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' Finally Lets Ghost Rider Off the Flaming Chain

Marvel’s ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ finally brings Ghost Rider into the fold with Season 4’s “Let Me Stand Next to Your Fire,” but did Robbie Reyes’ spooky mission get any clearer with the introduction of Uncle Eli? And what in the world...Show More Summary

'Flash' Meets Mirror Master in First 'New Rogues' Trailer

The Flash brought another speedster into the mix with “Magenta,” and it looks like he’s going to need it for next week’s outing. Meet the “New Rogues,” as the latest Flash Season 3 trailer finally introduces the series take on Mirror Master, along with a surprise suit-up! Continue reading…

Marvel Released the 'Doctor Strange' Main Theme, and It's So Good

Marvel has been steadily building up the hype for Doctor Strange, which is due out in theaters in only a few short weeks. Today, they released the end credits track off of the movie’s score, composed by Hollywood’s own musical magician Michael Giacchino (Ratatouille, Jurassic World, Star Trek Beyond), and it’s. so. good. Continue reading…

Learn A Very Valuable Lesson In 'The Black Hood: Season 2? #1

The Black Hood was unquestionably the breakout star of Archie's grim and gritty Dark Circle imprint. Sure, the initial wave of interest may have come from the fact that it was the first comic published by Archie to ever drop the F-bomb...Show More Summary

On The Cheap: Catch Up With Greg Rucka's 'Wonder Woman' And More With A Comixology Sale

If you're enjoying Greg Rucka's current run on Wonder Woman, now's the perfect time to catch up with his previous stint writing the character, thanks to the Wonder Woman 75th Anniversary Sale on Comixology. Continue reading…

Chris Roberson And Dennis Culver's 'Edison Rex' Makes The Move To Webcomics

When Monkeybrain Comics launched, it did so with Edison Rex as its flagship title. Created by Chris Roberson and Dennis Culver, with colors by Stephen Downer and letters by John J. Hill, it told the story of a Lex Luthor analogue forced to face the question, "What now?" after finally defeating his arch-nemesis. Show More Summary

See If You Can Spot the Very Subtle 'Doctor Strange' Product Placement in This 'General Hospital' Clip

On paper, I see how this made sense. General Hospital is about a hospital (generally speaking). Doctor Strange is about a doctor. Before he became a magical superhero, Doctor Stephen Strange was a surgeon. Surgeons hang out in hospitals. General hospitals, even. It’s almost too perfect a potential crossover. Continue reading…

Kindt And Laming Pit Valiant's Greatest Ninja Against 'The Seven Blades Of Master Darque' In 'Ninjak' #23

Ninjak became a ninja when an undead monk psychically commanded him to train. The thing is, Ninjak isn't the Undead Monk's only student. There are six more. And while Ninjak did a pretty thorough (and violent) job of taking them outShow More Summary

Another 'Logan' Photo Confirms Reavers in the 'Wolverine' Sequel

It’s time for our daily Logan update, courtesy of yet another photo from the upcoming Wolverine sequel. Director James Mangold and the film’s official Instagram account (cutely named “wponx”) have been releasing new teaser images every...Show More Summary

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