| May 22, 2012
| 2:02 PM
After I read the following press release from Marvel Entertainment, the first thing that came to mind was "it's about time!"
Read it and then catch up with me at the bottom of the post:
Save The Date—Marvel Announces Landmark X-Men Marriage...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 12:34 PM
In a move that could provide a boost to the small but growing digital comic book business, DC Comics has signed deals to sell comics through online stores owned by Apple, Amazon and Barnes & Noble.
Previously, comic book readers could only buy digital...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 5:07 AM
DETROIT (AP) — When DC Comics decided to blow up its fabled universe and create a brave, diverse future, Geoff Johns drew from the past for a new character: his own background as an Arab-American.
The company's chief creative officer and writer...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 12:02 PM
From the big guns to the little guys, E3 is THE PLACE for game companies to show off the newest upcoming releases while beating you over the head with a mallet of pure hype. in these Booth Spotlights, we take a quick look at the standouts we saw at this...
| Jun 11, 2012
When it was announced about a week ago that DC Comics was "re-creating" Alan Scott, the original Green Lantern, as a gay character, the news was met with mixed reactions.
Of course you had those who decried it, those who applauded it, and those who -...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 4:16 PM
With his first two Batman films, Nolan re-imagined Batman as something a bit more plausible in today's world: a self-made, one-man special forces unit with lots of money, a kick-ass R&D department and tons of anger issues. But beyond that, he made...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 11:57 AM
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "The Amazing Spider-Man" has swung into action with $35 million domestically in its first day — a record for a film opening on Tuesday.
The new launch for the Marvel Comics superhero outdid the previous best Tuesday debut...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 3:27 PM
Batman Earth One
By Geoff Johns (text), Gary Frank (pencils), Jonathan Sibel (inks), Brad Anderson (coloring). DC Comics hardcover, July 2012.
The title reads Batman Earth...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 3:38 PM
Warner Bros. will need a new hero to invigorate its DC Comics brand on the big screen, now that director Christopher Nolan’s successful Batman trilogy comes to an end with next week's "The Dark Knight Rises."
Home to such superheroes as Superman,...
| 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...