A man was sent to jail for two years last week following a curious drug arrest in Coventry, West Midlands, England. Scott Anderson was caught selling cocaine in April while dressed like the Incredible Hulk, a Marvel Comics superhero with green skin, attire that made him easily identifiable by police. No explanation has been offered as to why Anderson was dressed as
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Movies: The Dark Knight Rises' latest Bat vehicle was caught on the streets of Pittsburgh by YouTube user Miclarko and a few others. Provided it's what it looks like, fans can expect the Dark Knight to literally rise.
Gaming: A new piece of Batman: Arkham City concept art sees the Caped Crusader avoiding Solomon Grundy's fist.
TV: According to ABC president Paul Lee, AKA Jessica Jones and The Hulk pilots could surface next year.
Animation: Nintendo has opened a Zelda Flipnote Studio contest commis
Here at ComicsAlliance, we value our readership and are always open to what the masses of Internet readers have to say. That's every week, Senior Writer Chris Sims puts his comics culture knowledge to the test as he responds to your reader questions!
Q: So, I say that Hulk is boring. What stories could convince me that he is not boring? -- Der, via emai
Webcomics: Lucy Knisley's "It Gets Better" tells the story of how the creator learned the cliché told to teens, "These are the best years of your life," is pretty much only said by people who are doing it wrong. She's absolutely right, although I do wish I had more time to play videogames these days.
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Superhero comics have always featured a lot of explosions and people in brightly colored spandex punching each other, but despite some of the more fantastic aspects of the genre, numerous writers and artists have used comics to address serious and timely social issues
Most aspiring drawers of a certain age have fond memories of being the best (or one of the best) artists in their fifth grade class -- impressing everyone with untraced Spider-Man doodles and, once in awhile, an Etch-A-Sketch design that actually looked like something other than random crazy zigs and zags
The guys at Onell Design, best known for their line of customizable Glyos System action figures (think Micronauts with plastic pegs instead of magnets) are getting comic book crazy with their new line of Buildman toys, posting new mods based on some of Marvel Comics' most popular heroes.
The Glyos Transmission Web Log has plenty of individual shots of the Marvel-inspired looks, but this group shot featuring designs based on Iro
In honor of this Thursday's (remember: comics ship a day later this week following Labor Day) Marvel Bromance-that-isn't-a-bromance-anymore collection AND our list that celebrates comic book compadres, we sought out a vintage moment of super-powered brotherly love