In an attempt to protect the fragile minds of young comic book readers, in 1993 DC created a special age-restricted imprint called Vertigo that would house its more “adult” titles. Free from the constraints of capes and continuity, some of the Vertigo books—like Sandman and Hellblazer—became big hits with both readers and critics. Show More Summary
Every week in the App Store, an app or game goes free for seven days. This week, Halftone 2 will let you unleash your inner comic book artist. Halftone 2 is an app that helps you make your own comic and scrap books, and its this week's Free App of the Week on the App Store. Show More Summary
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For the fourth year in a row, Diamond is holding their Halloween ComicFest, where comic shops will have special Halloween-related events and offer a bunch of free comics. Basically, it's like a Halloween-themed Free Comic Book Day, which seems like a fun deal all around. Show More Summary
On Free Comic Book Day this year, I met a family of superheroes: two brothers, their little sister, and their slightly frazzled but very determined mom. Mom had a lot of questions, not just about recommendations for books, but also about...Show More Summary
Unable to get a copy of Marvel's "Attack on Titan"/Avengers crossover on Free Comic Book Day? Now you can download the story for free!
The new Google Photos, with its unlimited photo storage but also its creepy implications, is the latest example of the trade-offs that have come to dominate the era of smart appliances, social media, and Big Data. How much of our personal...Show More Summary
In this feature I spotlight changes made to comic book characters that are based on outside media. I’m sure you can think of other examples, so feel free to e-mail me at email@example.com if you want to suggest some other examples for future installments. Today we look at something I addressed in a Comic Book […]
This is the first installment in a new feature where I spotlight changes made to comic book characters that are based on outside media. I’m sure you can think of other examples, so feel free to e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org if you want to suggest some other examples for future installments. We begin with the […]
Over the past few years, I've often wondered why comic book publishers weren't taking advantage of the opportunities that we've seen through the growth of webcomics, hooking new readers with free content and then using that to drive them towards the established market. Show More Summary
Comic Book Questions Answered – where I answer whatever questions you folks might have about comic books (feel free to e-mail questions to me at email@example.com). Here is a link to an archive of all the past questions that have been answered so far. Reader Marijane G. wrote in to ask: Hi, I’m hoping you […]
I've been getting back into reading comic books of late, the fabled "ame-comi" from across the Pacific, and one fun part of American comic book culture is the practice of "Free Comic Book Day", when comic stores and publishers distribute...Show More Summary
Cavanagh shares the secret of how he built the Reverse-Flash's true nature with CBR, and why every actor should experience a comic book role.
You’ve doubtlessly heard of Dante’s Inferno and his seven circles of hell. But did you know he had a couple of sequels, including Paradiso (i.e., Paradise)? I touch upon this I think that for so many geeks across the world, Free Comic Book Day is a uniquely shared day of celebration. This year, for this … Continue reading Ed Catto: On the Road, On Free Comic Book Day ?
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The Avengers is probably the hottest movie at the moment and rightfully so given how many fans there are of Marvel, not counting the new ones Marvel made from its previous comic book movie releases. This is why it does not come as a surprise to learn that Samsung is taking advantage of the show’s popularity to create Avengers-themed handsets. Show More Summary
This past weekend was a big, major one with Avengers: Age of Ultron premiering, and, on Saturday, Free Comic Book Day. And geeks, in general, had a good, busy weekend. Events were popping up all around the country, celebrating geekdom. Show More Summary
Sony recently launched a comic book based drama series that it produced exclusively for the PlayStation console. The first episode was released for free and subsequent episodes were later provided at a charge to PlayStation owners. According to a new report Sony has decided to renew this original series, called Powers, for a second season. Show More Summary
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