With the release of Superman #709 last week, writer Chris Roberson delighted the Internet by placing the most famous entry in The Super Dictionary, an educational children's book that used DC characters to illustrate word definitions, firmly into DC Universe continuity:
Following up on the critical and commercial success of Cinderella: From Fabletown with Love, writer Chris Roberson and artist Shawn McManus are back with a new miniseries starring everybody's favorite magical superspy, Cinderella: Fables are Forever. Featuring another set of beautiful covers by Chrissie Zullo and launching this week, the six-issue Vertigo miniseries finds Cinderella wearing a bikini in freezing cold Russia as part of a dangerous mission to discover who's been killing sorcerers on the Fables farm. All signs poin
Last week, when I reviewed Superman #707, I said that I wished I could see what writer Chris Roberson would do with Superman if he wasn't saddled with having to clean up the mess of "Grounded." That was on Monday.
By Wednesday, my question had been answered in the pages of Superman/Batman #80, which finished a time
In case you missed the ball getting dropped in Times Square last Friday, it's a New Year, and that means it's time for people all over to set their goals for the next twelve months. But we normal folks aren't the only ones making New Year's Resolutions, and while comic book characters tend to go less for things like "hit the gym more often" and "quit smoking" and more for stuff like "eradicate all crime" and "utterly destroy the accursed Mr. Fantastic," they're not above the desire for self-improvement.
So to find out just what our favorite heroes wanted to accomplish in 2011, we went straight to the source and reached out to the creators who write their comics. So today, we're getting in the spirit of new beginnings by bringing you Ten Comic Book Character New Year's Resolutions, from as close as you can get to the characters themselves!
Last month, DC announced that in the face of fill-in issues and mounting delays, writer J. Michael Stracynski would be stepping down as the writer of Superman and Wonder Woman without finishing his much-publi
Vertigo officially announced on Saturday several new and returning projects at the DC imprint's panel at the New York Comic Con. Highlights included a second Cinderella miniseries in the "Fables" setting, more details on celebrity chef and food writer Anthony Bourdain's first venture into comics, and a Brian Wood and Ryan Kelly creating a sequel to their well received Minx book, "New York Four" for Vertigo.
Writer Chris Roberson and artist Shawn McManus will once again depi
The Halloween-minded may still have a month ahead of them before heading out to trick-or-treat, but Vertigo's "House of Mystery Halloween Annual" seems to have what readers are looking for in terms of autumnal comic eye-candy
Mike Allred wraps up his latest "Madman" series, "Madman Atomic Comics" at Image next month, but he isn't slowing down. Vertigo's Graphic Content blog announced today that Allred is teaming up with writer Chris Roberson in 2010 ("Cinderella," "Jack of Fables") for the new ongoing series "I, Zombie."
The title will follow the adventures of an undead Nancy Drew named