One of the things about doing an all-new first issue of Batman is that you don't really have to spend a whole lot of time explaining who he is. He's a character that's been on TV pretty much every week since 1992, starred in a movie that made over a billion dollars -- that's billion, with a B -- at the box office, and was the basis of a video game that holds a Guinness World Record for being the most critically acclaimed game of all time. Chances are, if you have any pop cultur
Welcome back to our weekly look at the continuity changes in the new DC Universe! This time we're taking a look at the modifications to the Green Lantern and Batman titles (none), the Superman family (outlook unsure) and more Wildstorm characters, such as Grifter and Fairchild, who are seemingly being completely rebooted. We also look at the question
This week, DC Comics kicked off their relaunch with the release of Justice League #1 by Geoff Johns, Jim Lee and Scott Williams, and it's fair to say that it might just be the most anticipated comic of the year. And like any comic with that m
This week DC released Flashpoint #5, by Geoff Johns and Andy Kubert, and Justice League #1, by Geoff Johns and Jim Lee, the first comic in a relaunched and dramatically different DC Universe. The first represents the last story in the ol
DC Comics' "New 52" relaunch officially kicks off at midnight and nearly 60 North American retailers are ready and waiting to transition readers from Flashpoint into the all-new DCU. Does your local comic shop have designs on putting a print copy of Geoff Johns and Jim Lee's flagship Justice League #1 into your hands as the clock strikes 12:01? Our own Andy Khouri will be attending Meltdown Comics' LA midnight madness event, while CA contributor Chris Murphy will be kicking it at Midtown Comics' New York City event that features appearances by Johns and Lee. Hit the jump for an official list
Upcoming: If nothing else, Marvel's Shattered Heroes teasers will have you excited about seeing a glammed-out Hulk in action.
Events: Looking to celebrate the launch of DC's "New 52?" The Beat's got a nice guide to DC's Midnight Madness events all over North America.
Toys: Diamond Select Toys is now stocking its remai
One of the most intriguing elements of DC Comics imminent relaunch of all its superhero titles is that the publisher intends advertise the "New 52" line in the form of mass-media commercials in hopes of driving new readers to comic book stores and digital outlets. This week, the LA Tim
Not a lot has been revealed about Jamie Reyes' upcoming adventures in the "New 52" kicking off September 21 in Blue Beetle #1, but it's pretty clear themes of family, friendship and using sinister alien tech for good will still be strong components of the new status quo. DC Comics has provided ComicsAlliance with another piece of the BB puzzle with an