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An Exclusive preview of Wonder Woman #0

Bryan Young | Posted 11.18.2012 | Books
Bryan Young

Wonder Woman #0 comes out tomorrow, but you can get a sneak peek of it now.

Teddy Bear Detective Sleuths Up Kickstarter Clams

Turnstyle | Posted 11.14.2012 | Arts

By Noah J. Nelson Let me cop to a weakness up front: the first story I ever wrote, in the third grade, was about a dectective. A detective who just s...

What Does 'No More Average' Mean for our Kids?

Hayley Krischer | Posted 11.14.2012 | Parents
Hayley Krischer

What does being on the cutting edge really mean? Does this mean we succumb to the pressure of spending a fortune on camp so that our children can program iPhones at the tender age of 10?

Ross Luippold

The Time Brian Posehn Met Bill Clinton | Ross Luippold | Posted 09.14.2012 | Comedy

It's hard to miss Brian Posehn. His movie and TV appearances have attracted fans from sitcoms ("Just Shoot Me") to comedy nerd documentaries ("The Com...

LOOK: RuPaul Gets The Comic Book Treatment

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The world's most famous drag queen is trying a new crown on for size -- that of comic book heroine. Written by Michael Troy and illustrated by Nat...

30,000 Comic Books On 'Collection Intervention'

Posted 08.29.2012 | TV

There's a fine line between collecting for fun and collecting out of obsession, and "Collection Intervention" helps those people who may have crossed ...

Confessions of a Newbie Comic Book Geek

Bill Augustin | Posted 10.23.2012 | Entertainment
Bill Augustin

I find myself lost in the stories in ways I only thought were possible by reading a novel or becoming engrossed in a television series.

Join the Epic World of Heroes With Stan Lee on YouTube (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 10.23.2012 | Technology
Shira Lazar

So, why did Stan Lee decide to create the epic World of Heroes on YouTube? It's simple, really. "We put it together for mankind," Lee says.

Stan Lee Gives His Take on Marvel Comics Parodies (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 10.22.2012 | Entertainment
Shira Lazar

Comics legend Stan "the Man" Lee is responsible for the some of the most major superhero stories and characters in pop culture. And with great success comes great parody.

Comics Crusader For The Digital Age: Mark Waid's Thrillbent

Turnstyle | Posted 10.08.2012 | Technology

By: Noah J. NelsonA version of this story appears on NPR's All Things Considered. He wouldn't make the claim, but when it comes to comic book writers...

Catching Superheroes On Their Off-Hours

The Huffington Post | Hallie Sekoff | Posted 08.04.2012 | Home

It's common knowledge movie studios these days rip figures and stories for their blockbusters not from the headlines, but from the world of comic book...

Somehow I Survived San Diego Comic Con

Dave Scheidt | Posted 09.23.2012 | Chicago
Dave Scheidt

Somehow I survived the madness that was San Diego Comic Con 2012. While the focus on comics has indeed diminished, this year us comic guys weren't going out without a fight.

I Want to Start Reading Batman Comic Books, Where Should I Start?

Quora | Posted 09.19.2012 | Entertainment

This question originally appeared on Quora. By Laura Michet, computer game writer There are currently fourteen comic books about Batman, Gotham, a...

ReThink Review: The Dark Knight Rises - Haunted by the Ghost of Villains Past

Jonathan Kim | Posted 07.20.2012 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

The Dark Knight Rises is very impressive and definitely worth seeing, but without a once-in-a-lifetime performance like Ledger's Joker to provide the pulse, we'll have to be content with a final chapter that certainly delivers, but in a trilogy that peaked in the middle.

Comic Book Hero Gets Disturbing Psych Evaluation

Posted 07.14.2012 | Science

By: Wynne Parry, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 07/13/2012 10:36 AM EDT on LiveScience He wears a caped bat costume in public and funds an...

Coldplay Doing Something Its Never Done Before ... | Posted 09.10.2012 | Entertainment

Vanity project or creative breakthrough? Coldplay announced Tuesday on their website that the band will debut the first issue of the comic book Myl...

Headed To San Diego Comic Con This Week? Here's Something You Can't Miss

Dave Scheidt | Posted 09.09.2012 | Chicago
Dave Scheidt

San Diego Comic Con starts this week. It's a show that started way back in 1970 and throughout the years rose in popularity.

Comics Pride: 50 Comics And Characters That Resonate With LGBT Readers

Comics Alliance | Andrew Wheeler | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

We are not the mainstream. That's a truth understood by anyone who identifies as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered or in any other way queer. W...

PHOTOS: 6 Hilarious Things Overheard At Comic Book Stores

Tim Chamberlain | Posted 09.04.2012 | Books
Tim Chamberlain

As anyone who has worked in a record, book or video game store will tell you, the more specific a clientele your store caters to the more interesting your customers tend to be and the comic shop is no exception.

The Many Faces of Spider-Man

Lawrence Bonk | Posted 09.02.2012 | Entertainment
Lawrence Bonk

Now that Spiderman is back in Hollywood, let's take a trip down memory lane at all of his amazing, spectacular forays into pop culture.

What I Found (And Found Out) At The National Archives

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 09.01.2012 | DC
Zoe P. Strassfield

Preserving freedom is serious business. The Declaration of Independence is rather hard to read in places because it was stored in direct sunlight for many years -- a definite no-no for historical artifacts.

44 Flood -- a New Publisher That's Blurring the Line Between Comics, Art and Everything in Between

Dave Scheidt | Posted 08.28.2012 | Chicago
Dave Scheidt

44 Flood -- comprised of Menton Matthews aka Menton 3, Kasra Ghanbari, Ben Templesmith and Nick Idell -- were tired of answering to everyone else, so they set out to create things they love and that they'd want to see themselves.

The Story of VertCon: A Comic Convention Put Together by a 17-Year-Old Kid

Dave Scheidt | Posted 08.27.2012 | Chicago
Dave Scheidt

What's amazing about the comic book scene is that we support our friends and colleagues and encourage each other and keep each other on our toes.

Comics: From Web to Print

Elaine Lee | Posted 08.22.2012 | Books
Elaine Lee

As it is with rock gods, so it is with creators of web comics. Writers and artists, who, in an earlier day, would've been paid a fee for pages printed in a physical book, now give away their work online.

Natasha Burton

PHOTOS: Man Surprises Boyfriend With Superhero Wedding | Natasha Burton | Posted 06.22.2012 | Weddings

In May, self-professed "geek" Scott Everhart from Columbus, Ohio, entered a contest for a free wedding at a New York City comic book store. However, ...