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"Judge Dredd: Superfiend" Rides in With Full-Length Trailer

The seven-episode "Judge Dredd: Superfiend" animated series, which features the Dark Judges, has debuted its first full-length trailer.

Go, Read: The Guardian On Various Caricaturists Supporting Musa Kart With Vicious Drawings Of Recep

It's pretty self-explanatory. Before being acquitted yesterday, Turkish cartoonist Musa Kart was facing up to nine years in prison on charges brought against him by that country's president, Recep Erdo?an. This was due to a cartoon that Kart did about a significant corruption scandal that gripped the country in late 2013. Show More Summary

The Importance of Jack Kirby's Legacy - Remembering the King

The lasting influence and undeniable importance of Jack Kirby was revisited and explored in depth during an intimate NYCC panel.

Bob Ingersoll: The Law Is A Ass #331: HE AVENGERS TAKE A.I.M. AT DIPLOMACY

I’ve been avoiding this one like the plague. Or The Stranger. Or other existential novels by Albert Camus. Read them in high school. Didn’t understand them. But, then, I didn’t understand some aspects of Avengers Assemble v 2 21, either. So I guess it’s onward. Here’s what I can tell you. Spider-Girl, the Anya Corazón […]

Arcudi "Rumbles" with a Scary Scarecrow

Writer John Arcudi mashes monsters, skinheads, and a scarecrow warrior together in his new ongoing series from Image Comics. Plus, undead kitties!

Comic Book Legends Revealed: The Mighty Marvel Sound Effects Trademark

Did "Twin Peaks" nearly find a second life as a comic book? Does Marvel actually own a trademark on "snikt" and "thwip?"

Comic Book Legends Revealed #494

Welcome to the four hundred and ninety-fourth in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. Click here for an archive of the previous four hundred and ninety-three. This week, did Twin Peaks almost continue as a comic book? Does Marvel really have a trademark on the words […]

Ultron Stands Tall In New "Avengers" Art

A new image of the James Spader-voiced super villain has surfaced, offering the first full look at "Avengers: Age of Ultron's" shiny bad guy.

The Line it is Drawn #212 – The Comic Book Detectives Are On The Case!

Welcome to our weekly gallery of amazing art by our great collection of artistic talent, all working from YOUR suggestions! Go follow Comics Should Be Good on Twitter (if you have Twitter, that is – if you don’t, you can go sign up). Here is our Twitter page… http://twitter.com/csbg. And here are the Comics Should […]

Year of the Artist, Day 294: Lee Moder, Part 1 – Wonder Woman #73

Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Lee Moder, and the issue is Wonder Woman #73, which was published by DC and is cover dated April 1993. Enjoy! You’d be forgiven if you compare Lee Moder’s early work to Adam Hughes, as it […]

EXCL. PREVIEW: Tobin & Ferreyra's "Prometheus: Fire & Stone" #3

Paul Tobin and Juan Ferreyra build chaos in Dark Horse Comicss' "Prometheus" #3 whena member of the Prometheus' team is contaminated.

Foggy Ruins of Time – The George R.R. Martin X-Men Reference No One Ever Gets

This is the latest in a series giving you the cultural context behind certain comic book characters/behaviors. You know, the sort of then-topical references that have faded into the “foggy ruins of time.” To wit, twenty years from now, a college senior watching episodes of Seinfeld will likely miss a lot of the then-topical pop […]

The Line It Is Drawn: Comic Book Detectives

Your favorite superheroes are playing detective on oddball cases drawn by our artists as suggested by you! Plus, surprise cameos by a certain TV detective!

Year of the Artist, Day 293: Joe Quesada, Part 5 – Amazing Spider-Man #544

Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Joe Quesada, and the issue is Amazing Spider-Man #544, which was published by Marvel and is cover dated November 2007. Enjoy! In 2007, EIC of Marvel Joe Quesada decided that Peter Parker really ought to make […]

3 Chicks Review Comics – Episode #073

It’s EPISODE #073 SPOOKTACULAR EPISODE (or something) CLICK HERE TO LISTEN ON PODBEAN OR – FIND US HERE ON iTUNES & SUBSCRIBE Inside this episode!  We begin with a review of Emily Carroll’s most excellent graphic novel Through The Woods, a collection of terrifying beautiful tales by Margaret K. McElderry Books! We’ve also got a […]

"Bates Motel’s" Olivia Cooke on Summoning Screams in "Ouija"

The actress talks with SPINOFF about her new supernatural thriller, creating suspense, and what's in store for Emma in the third season of "Bates Motel"

The Great Comic Book Cover Homage Streak: Week 108

It occurs to me that it seems like many comic book covers are homages. Which is fine with me. I have no problem with it. It just made me think, though, how long could I go before I hit a week where NO new comic book was released that had a cover that was an […]

"Crow" Reboot Expected To Start Filming In Spring 2015

Producer Ed Pressman revealed that "The Crow" is close to beginning production while remaining mum on the actor in the lead role.

Year of the Artist, Day 292: Joe Quesada, Part 4 – Daredevil #10

Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Joe Quesada, and the issue is Daredevil #10, which was published by Marvel and is cover dated March 2000. Enjoy! Quesada’s run on Daredevil might be famous for “Guardian Devil,” the first, Kevin Smith-written arc in […]

Meta-Messages – The Great Marvel/DC “You’re Imitating Us” Debate of 1965-67

In this feature I explore the context behind (using reader danjack’s term) “meta-messages.” A meta-message is where a comic book creator comments on/references the work of another comic book/comic book creator (or sometimes even themselves) in their comic. Each time around, I’ll give you the context behind one such “meta-message.” Here is an archive of […]

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