Action Comics: 80 Years of Superman Deluxe Edition Review

<!– -35% –> ‹ › DC Comics has a lot to be proud of and one we can all appreciate this month is Action Comics reaching the historic 1,000th issue. To celebrate, DC Comics has released a 384-page book celebrating the 80 years it took to reach this milestone. This book features 19 stories (one […]

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DC Comics Celebrates Superman’s 80th Year & Action 1000

At a special panel at Wondercon Jim Lee, Dan Jurgens, and Marv Wolfman shared stories of their experiences with Superman and hints on some of the stories that will be in the special issues. Here is a look at some of the creative talent involved FEATURING ALL-NEW ART AND STORIES BY: BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS JOHN […]

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C2E2 2018: DC Celebrates Action Comics #1000 Panel Report – CBR

DC is on the verge of a major comic book milestone with April 18’s Action Comics #1000, which will feature an all-star lineup of creators, including superstar writer Brian Michael Bendis’ high-profile Superman debut (before taking over both Action Comics and Superman as the ongoing series writer). Bendis, Tom King, Pat Gleason, Jill Thompson, Philip […]

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WATCH C2E2: Action Comics #1000 panel celebrates 80 years of Superman

In 1938, Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster introduced the world to Superman in the pages of Action Comics #1. Next week, Action Comics #1000 will mark a milestone and kickoff the 80th anniversary of the Man of Steel. The party got started early at C2E2 as SYFY WIRE’s Mike Avila moderated the Action Comics #1000 panel. […]

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C2E2: DC Celebrates Action Comics #1000 with Bendis, King and More

DC is on the verge of a major comic book milestone with April 18’s Action Comics #1000, which will feature an all-star lineup of creators, including superstar writer Brian Michael Bendis’ high-profile Superman debut (before taking over both Action Comics and Superman as the ongoing series writer). Bendis, Tom King, Pat Gleason, Jill Thompson, Philip […]

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WATCH: Superman drawn by comic book artist Doc Shaner WATCH …

Comic book artist and cartoonist extraordinaire Evan “Doc” Shaner is probably best known for his classic art style which puts a modern twist on Golden Age comics and heroes such as Superman, Captain Marvel (the DC one) and pulpy hero Flash Gordon. While he’s mostly known for his work at DC Comics, Shaner has also […]

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Superman Celebrates 80

Superman turns 80 as Action Comics hits 1000 As Superman approaches his 80th anniversary, Action Comics will reach a milestone on April 18, when DC will publish issue #1000 of the venerable title. The landmark comic will feature the work of a who’s who of comic creators from various ages of the character’s run, including […]

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5 comics to read this April, from vampire Veronica to 80 years of Superman

“April is the cruelest month, breeding lilacs out of the dead land, mixing memory and desire, stirring dull roots with spring rain,” is how T.S. Eliot began his iconic modernist poem The Waste Land back in 1922. Nearly a century later, April remains a month of contradictions — at least in the realm of comics. […]

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One of DC’s New Heroes is Revealed to be Stronger Than Superman

WARNING: This article contains spoilers for Damage #3 by Tony S. Daniel, Robert Venditti, Danny Miki and Tomeu Morey, in stores now. Spinning out of the pages of Dark Nights: Metal, several new characters have been launched into their very own series under the “New Age of DC Heroes” banner. Leading the charge, both figuratively […]

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Library of Congress Celebrates 80 Years of Superman

The Library of Congress (LOC) hosted a QA and book signing session on Thursday, March 29, with two legends of DC Comics. David Betancourt, a staff writer for the Washington Post, moderated the evening’s QA. Paul Levitz, a former publisher and president of DC, and Dan Jurgens, DC writer and artist, had much to share […]

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