| Aug 18, 2011
Jeremy Adams has two parties planned for his Federal Hill comics store this month. One will celebrate this weekend's annual convergence of the comics world on Charm City. The other will anticipate a risky, game-changing strategy that could determine the...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 8:37 AM
Burbank-based Emerald Nights Comics and Games this week announced two more upcoming events in September celebrating the relaunch of 52 classic characters.
DC Comics is reintroducing revamped versions of the 52 titles, from the well-known "Wonder Woman"...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Superheroes have always intrigued Scott Cranford, who spent much of his boyhood drawing them, nearly certain he’d grow up to join their ranks.
Born in Burbank, Cranford lived in Connecticut from age 4 until he was a senior in high school, when he...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 12:57 PM
DC is continuing to release its new 52 titles, and we’ve got early glimpses of two heroic books that will hit stands next week: Nightwing #1 and Captain Atom #1.
Dick Grayson, arguably the best Robin sidekick Batman ever had (Tim Drake fans, leave...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 9:04 AM
He was always a skateboarder and action-movie fan, not to mention a punk-rock enthusiast, but from the time he turned 12, nothing excited Steve Anderson more than the approach and arrival of his favorite day, Wednesday.
That was the day the newest issues...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 2:39 PM
Scott Snyder, the creative force behind the ongoing series “American Vampire,” has been handed the keys to two revered titles under the new DC re-launch: “Batman” and “Swamp Thing.”
Hero Complex caught up with Snyder...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 2:25 PM
Batman: Arkham City X360, PS3, PC/$49.99-$59.99/Oct. 18
"Batman: Arkham Asylum" leapt from the shadows and into our collective hearts back in 2009, giving gamers a dark, action-packed adventure starring Gotham's greatest hero. With combat engines that...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 1:30 PM
In comic books, superheroes exist to fight injustices that occur in the world. The Justice League is a collection of DC Comics' greatest heroes who have united to protect the world from all forms of villainy, whether it comes in the form of a vengeful...
| Oct 16, 2011
| 9:00 PM
"Batman: Arkham City" takes everything that was great about the first Arkham title and makes it bigger, bolder and better. The Dark Knight goes up against his most murderous foes with new weapons and allies in a story that expands the Batman universe....
| Jul 18, 2012
| 10:47 AM
The long-awaited “The Dark Knight Rises” -- the latest big-screen treatment of DC Comics' Batman -- will hit screens this week, and the early movie reviews are looking good. The movie builds on the 2008 hit "The Dark Knight," and maintains its...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 1:16 PM
And so the Christopher Nolan rendition of Batman — started in “Batman Begins” (2005) and continued in “The Dark Knight” (2008) — comes to an end, in “The Dark Knight Rises.”
It stands proudly alongside...