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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Welcome to Comic Book Legends Revealed! This is the six hundred and sixty-second week where we examine comic book legends and whether they are true or false. Click here for Part 1 of this week’s legends. COMIC LEGEND: The Blackhawk comic strip was leaking government aviation secrets STATUS: False, but
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Justice League of America writer Steve Orlando will team with Black Road artist Garry Brown for a new oil drama from Robert Kirkman’s Skybound Entertainment. RELATED: Steve Orlando Reveals Details of New DC Series The Unexpected Titled Crude, the series centers on former assassin Piotr Petrovich Bilibin, who investigates the
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); With DC Entertainment’s “DC in D.C.” event taking place this weekend, the publisher has announced a new miniseries titled The Other History of the DC Universe, written by Academy Award-winning screenwriter John Ridley. No artist has yet been announced for the series. The miniseries aims to reexamine key parts of
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); In every installment of Abandoned Love we will be examining comic book stories, plots and ideas that were abandoned by a later writer without actively retconnng away the previous story. Feel free to e-mail me at brianc@cbr.com if you have any suggestions for future editions of this feature. Today, based
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Part of what makes Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples’ Saga so beloved is how thoroughly unadaptable it is, as Vaughan has discussed in the past. The visuals are so wild, it would take an Avengers-sized budget to hope to realize on the screen, but it is also so racy
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Knowledge Waits is a feature where I just share some bit of comic book history that interests me. Today, we see all of Daredevil’s crazy gadgets within his billy club! Daredevil’s billy club has been part of his crimefighting arsenal right from the start. You barely get into the pages
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); In “When We First Met”, we spotlight the various characters, phrases, objects or events that eventually became notable parts of comic lore, like the first time someone said, “Avengers Assemble!” or the first appearance of Batman’s giant penny or the first appearance of Alfred Pennyworth or the first time Spider-Man’s
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Marvel Comics has announced 10 variant covers inspired by the previously announced miniseries New Mutants: Dead Souls. This “New Mutant Variant Cover Program,” which debuts in March, will feature “dark portraits of your favorite Marvel heroes from acclaimed artists such as Dan Mora, Declan Shalvey, Mike Deodato and more.” The
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This is “Foundationed Deep,” a feature where we look at particular odd/strange/interesting instances of retroactively connecting different comic book characters (for instance, Uncanny X-Men #268 retroactively established that Wolverine knew both Captain America and the Black Widow from World War II). Today, we look at a Superboy Green Arrow past
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Funko is giving collectors even more to obsess over with their new line of HeroWorld vinyl collectible figures. RELATED: Stan Lee’s Marvel Cameo Characters Are Getting Funko Pop!s The new line, announced by the company Monday, will be exclusively sold at Target starting this week. HeroWorld will feature figurine sets
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Last week, Marvel announced the return of Exiles, the 2001 comic that brought together Marvel characters from different timelines and realities to correct problems in the multiverse. This time around, the cast will include Blink, an older version of current Ms. Marvel Kamala Khan, and Iron Lad (a version of
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); In Drawing Crazy Patterns, I spotlight at least five scenes/moments from within comic book stories that fit under a specific theme (basically, stuff that happens frequently in comics). Today, we look at how much the Legion of Super-Heroes choke in their original stint as an ongoing comic book feature. The
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Welcome to Comic Book Legends Revealed! This is the six hundred and sixty-first week where we examine comic book legends and whether they are true or false. As always, there will be three different posts for each legend this week! COMIC LEGEND: James Asmus tried to reveal that Gambit was
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); After multiple adaptations including Hollywood blockbusters, short story collections, and toy lines, Hellboy is now primed to make the jump to tabletop board games. Mantic Games, a miniatures and board games publisher based out of the U.K., has announced a licensing agreement with Dark Horse Comics that will enable the
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Gail Simone is heading back to Marvel Comics after a long hiatus as the writer of a new Domino ongoing series. An interior artist has yet to be announced. RELATED: Domino: The Deadpool 2 Co-Star’s Tangled Comic History “My favorite characters are always the unpredictable ones, and with Domino, you
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Tee “Vixen” Franklin’s Bingo Love hit the jackpot last March, when her Kickstarter to fund the graphic novel blew past its $19,999 goal in just five days and went on to raise a total of $57,148 — with help from such well known creators as Gail Simone, Scott Snyder, Steve
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Hungry Ghosts debuts later this month, the inaugural series from Dark Horse Comics’ Berger Books imprint. Not only does this mark the full-time comics industry return of legendary former Vertigo editor Karen Berger, it’s also the first comic book work by noted chef and author Anthony Bourdain since the two
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