The Superhero SkyMall Catalog Offers Mile High Super-Shopping
Since superpeople spend a vast majority of their time trying to conquer and/or save the world, they sure don't seem to have a lot of hours in the day to go shopping for life-enhancing novelties. You may find yourself wondering how these exceptional men and women manage to do it all...
Cameron Stewart On ‘Assassins Creed,’ Moustaches, and Winning the Eisner [Interview]
If you're not already way into artist Cameron Stewart's work, then we recommend another trip to your local comic shop, since it's pretty hard to miss. Between his Eisner Award-winning webcomic "Sin Titulo," his artwork on "Batman & Robin" with Grant Morrison, and his upcoming three-issue "Assassin's Creed" comic with co-creator Karl Kerschl. Du...
Fantagraphics to Reprint Floyd Gottfredson’s Mickey Mouse Comic Strips
Today's "Comics Reprint Revolution" panel at Comic-Con provided some pretty exciting news, as Gary Groth of Fantagraphics Books announced that the publisher will be reprinting a complete collection of Floyd Gottfredson's classic Mickey Mouse strips beginning in May of 2011...
Chloe Sullivan to Debut in ‘Jimmy Olsen’ Co-Feature, ‘No Comment’ on More ‘Watchmen’ Material
DC's Event Horizon panel, moderated by Ian Sattler, promised some big announcements but largely involved sharing bits of news about upcoming titles that we've already heard about before. Sticking around did pay off a little bit, though: The big moment during the Q & A: when asked by a fan about whether or not we'll be seeing Rorschach again, Sattler responded with an extremely suggestive &quo
Image Comics: Marc Guggenheim Announces Collider Entertainment, Battle Chasers Reprint
Yesterday's Image Comics Show panel at Comic-Con provided fans with some nice bits of news about upcoming projects from the publisher, as well the announcement that TV and comics writer Marc Guggenheim has formed Collider Entertainment, which will aim to bring some of Hollywood's best creators into making comics...
Make a Name for Yourself with Superhero Business Cards
In today's fast-paced world, it's important to have an edge, something that sets you apart. There was a time when all you needed was a double-breasted power suit and the right tie, but it's time to admit that those days are over. So if you're finally ready to go that extra mile and let both colleagues and competitors know that you mean business, then it's time to get yourself a superhero business
An Ideal 4th of July Superhero Barbecue
This Sunday marks America's 234th Independence Day. If you live in the USA, then the 4th of July is a celebration of national independence. It's a good time for resting, relaxing, (enjoying some comics) and hosting a good old-fashioned barbecue...
Banners and Branding: ‘Brightest Day’ vs. ‘The Heroic Age’
The status quo of storytelling in Big Two comics is an endless series of status quo shifts and it's been this way for quite some time. The aftermath of one "big story" usually leads right into the next one, and what seems like a third of any given set of titles will fall under some sort of banner, letting us know that the book in question is a part of a larger story, even if the connecti
A Call to Arms: Our Favorite Arm-Enhanced Heroes and Villains
This week marks the hardcover release of DC's controversial "Justice League: Cry for Justice" story, which unfortunately resulted in Roy Harper having his arm cut off by the villain Prometheus, not to mention the death of his daughter Lian. "Cry for Justice" has been followed by the still-in-process "Rise of Arsenal" mini-series, in which Roy deals with the fallout of
PokeMarvels: 11 Pokemon/Marvel Comics Mashups
A close reading of Marvel's recent "Siege" event revealed a very unique structure underlying the story: the whole thing read a lot like a giant Pokémon battle between superheroes and supervillains with Asgard as the arena. Just imagine Thor and the Sentry stored inside Pokéballs, waiting in Captain America and Norman Osborn's potion-lined pockets and the whole thing totally just works. T