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There are sidekicks out there that define their roles past their relationships to the name on the cover of the comic. Such is the case of one of the most iconic sidekicks in all of comic book history, the Boy Wonder, Robin. With so many characters having taken up Robin’s mantle, there's a wealth of variety to choose from in the cosplay community. Show More Summary
"The Rocketeer" is one of Disney's odder misfires, an expensive box office flop based on an indie 1980s comic book that was an homage to the pulpy serials of the '30s and '40s. While it didn't connect with audiences upon its 1991 release, it has become a cult classic in recent years, leading to some speculation that the project was due for a reboot. Show More Summary
The Rocketeer, based on the comic book series by the late great Dave Stevens, while a delightful movie, was a bomb when released in theaters. It came in fourth behind Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, City Slickers and Dying Young it’s opening weekend and only grossed $46 million at the box office on a $35 million […]
Hey, remember The Rocketeer? That early '90s movie about a dude in the 1930s who fights Nazis with a jet pack and a gold helmet? It's technically a superhero story, and it was based on a comic book, so of course it's getting eyed for a reboot during Hollywood's slow march ... More »
Czap Books, the smart boutique publisher run by that good citizen of comics Kevin Czapiewski, launched a crowd-funder yesterday to fund that line's 2017 season. That's a strategy pursued by a lot of small publishers right now, and it's...Show More Summary
Bubble Zoom lets graphic novel fans dynamically resize portions of their favorite series without zooming out of the full page
Ben Affleck may be pretty unhinged as Batman in the DC Comics cinematic universe, but another Warner Bros. Pictures project sees the actor playing another character who may be just as dangerous, but in a completely different way. InShow More Summary
As the United States Presidential cycle kicks into high gear, CBR spotlights 16 comic book characters that ran for President!
Follow @RubenBolling on Twitter and Facebook. Please join Tom the Dancing Bug's subscription club, the INNER HIVE, for early access to comics, and oh so much more. And DID YOU KNOW that you can buy Ruben Bolling’s new book series for kids, The EMU Club Adventures? You can. Book One here. Book Two here.
In the weekly Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week, the Montreal bookstore recommends several new works of fiction, art books, periodicals, and comics. Librairie Drawn & Quarterly is one of Montreal's premiere independent bookstores. Multiple Choice by Alejandro...
In the battle for movie supremacy between Hollywood’s comic book titans, Marvel may have DC Comics on the ropes at the box office with its $1 billion-grossing Captain America: Civil War —but social media chatter tells another story,Show More Summary
Last week, Zeon Santos and I experienced the delightful, chaotic mobbing of geekery known as San Diego Comic Con. As always, some people went all out creating amazing costumes to celebrate their favorite movies, tv shows, comic books and video games, so as always, we took tons of pictures of those cosplays to share with you here at Neatorama. Show More Summary
Henry Chamberlain on A City Inside. Etelka Lehoczky on various mini-comics. that ending in a Walking Dead issue that felt like a potential ending to the comic book series? It was. not comics: weirdly, I think the DC Comics of the last...Show More Summary
Today in a Q&A following the show’s TCA 2016 Summer Tour panel discussion, Marvel’s Luke Cage showrunner Cheo Coker talked about how the Netflix series’ look and feel came together, how hip hop music and comic book cultures intersect, and how shooting on location played directly into the political themes it explores. Show More Summary
"I wanted to be a writer, but basketball got in the way," legendary NBA center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar told fans as he debuted his first comic book, Mycroft Holmes and the Apocalypse Handbook.
Although Batman v Superman stole the negative spotlight this summer, comic book fans weren't all that enthused with X-Men: Apocalypse either. That's not to say that critics and fans alike didn't have anything nice to say about the movie,...Show More Summary
A Q. and A. with Garry Trudeau about his new book, a collection of 30 years of appearances by Donald J. Trump in his comic strip.
Creators: Brian Michael Bendis, David Marquez, Olivier Coipel, Justin Ponsor Ordering Information: Marvel, comic books, 44 pages, 2016, $4.99 each. Availability: Comic Shops Nationwide Let's get the caveats out of the way first. I've liked the Brian Michael Bendis-written comic books I've read in the past. Show More Summary
The team behind Alters, the main character of Alters, is just as diverse on and off the pages.