The Missing Books of DC Comics

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Last week, we looked at the numbers of comic books that DC Comics are shipping and note that they were publishing around half the number of titles in comic book stores than they were a year ago. Even when DC Comics deliberately reduced their title count for the New 52 to, well,  52 monthly titles, […]

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Naomi is a magnificent debut for Bendis and DC’s new Wonder Comics imprint

Brian Michael Bendis started his DC exclusive contract with last April’s Action Comics #1000, and since then, the published has released over 30 new Bendis comics between his Superman titles and his Jinxworld imprint. His partnership with DC takes another major step forward this month with the launch of Wonder Comics, an in-continuity superhero imprint […]

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Batman and Superman Are Thinking a Lot About Dead Wives This Week

Hard agree, Selina.Image: Mikel Janin, Jordie Bellaire, and Clayton Cowles (DC Comics) Not exactly the most delightful theme week for the World’s Finest. The death of a female character to advance the traumatic emotional storyline of a male one is a tale as old as time in comic books—hell, a Green Lantern storyline (and one Gail […]

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Box Office: ‘Aquaman’ Is The Leggiest Comic Book Superhero Movie In 25 Years

I still maintain that ‘Justice League’ would have done slightly better had Aquaman been wearing his iconic orange suit.Warner Bros. With $1.1 million on Tuesday, Aquaman may hold off the whole “under $1m-per-day” thing until next Monday (or it may drop today, on its 34th day). If it holds off until Monday, that would be on its 39th […]

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Behind the scenes of Marvel and DC’s first superhero crossover: Superman vs. Spider-Man

If comic fans went to the movies and saw Aquaman showing up in a Captain America movie, or Spider-Man swinging in to save the day in a Batman movie, or Black Panther working with Superman, minds would be blown. Today it seems unfathomable that DC and Marvel would work on a joint production, but for […]

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Naomi is a magnificent debut for Bendis and DC’s new Wonder Comics imprint

Brian Michael Bendis started his DC exclusive contract with last April’s Action Comics #1000, and since then, the published has released over 30 new Bendis comics between his Superman titles and his Jinxworld imprint. His partnership with DC takes another major step forward this month with the launch of Wonder Comics, an in-continuity superhero imprint […]

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Action Comics Variant Cover Looks Exactly Like Henry Cavill’s Superman

An Action Comics #1009 variant cover bares a striking resemblance to Henry Cavill’s DCEU Superman. As DC fans continue to voice their desire for a Man of Steel sequel, it was reported in September Henry Cavill will no longer play Superman. Contract negotiations were cited at the main reason for the departure of Henry Cavill […]

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Superman Comic Draws Criticism for Showing Torture and Murder of Lois Lane

The latest Walmart exclusive 100-page giant comic book, Superman Giant #7, is stirring quite a bit of buzz on the internet, but not with excitement for the Tom King-penned story. Instead, it’s the repeated torture and murder of Lois Lane across the issue’s pages that have fans in an uproar. The issue, which officially went […]

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Hillary Chute’s ‘Why Comics?’

Hillary Chute is probably today’s premiere scholar of comics, so it’s no surprise that Why Comics? From Underground to Everywhere, her carefully researched analysis of this often-neglected art form, reads like a social and cultural history of the United States over the past 80 years. However, while the tome might well be used as a […]

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‘Young Justice: Outsiders’ Reveals Superman’s SPOILER

The latest episodes of Young Justice: Outsiders continues to reveal surprising new changes for the heroes and villains, with new sidekicks and relationships and super teams debuting every week. The ninth episode of Young Justice Season 3, called “Home Fires,” reveals some major changes for Superman and his alter ego Clark Kent which is likely […]

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