| 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...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 11:59 AM
Apple's new iPad wasn't the only game in town this week.
More than 18,000 videogame makers gathered in San Francisco at the 26th annual Game Developers Convention (GDC 2012) to discuss the future of interactive entertainment. While there was plenty of...
| 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....
| Dec 4, 2011
The Batman Files
Matthew K. Manning
Andrews McMeel, $100
A vivid assortment of "files" on everything in Bruce Wayne's world — gadgetry, enemies, police records, dossiers — collected by Wayne as a guide for helping his future successor....
| Dec 9, 2011
| 7:26 AM
Jerry Robinson, a pioneer in the early days of Batman comics and a key force in the creation of Robin the Boy Wonder; the Joker; Bruce Wayne’s butler, Alfred; and Two-Face, died Wednesday afternoon in New York City. He was 89.
The illustrator with...
| Dec 22, 2011
A graphic novelist, best known for soldiers, samurais and superheroes, turns his attention to what he calls "the greatest superhero" in his newest work. It's "A Child is Born," retelling the birth of Jesus.
"A Child is Born" is the first publication of...
| 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...