Who's your favorite back-stabbing anti-hero?

We love anti-heroes in general, from Han Solo to Bronn. But the most exciting anti-heroes are the ones who can't be trusted. At all. The ones who will turn on their friends if someone offers the slightest incentive. The betrayers. Who's your favorite totally untrustworthy good guy? (Or gal?) » 6/18/13 2:32pm 6/18/13 2:32pm

Which Science Fiction Anti-Hero Would Win A Poker Tournament?

The greatest scifi antiheroes aren't just ruthless and hard as nails — they're also crafty. You'll never know what they're thinking, or whose side they're on, or how many aces they've slipped into nano-pouches somewhere on their persons. But which science fiction anti-hero is the cleverest cheat (or sorry,… » 4/25/08 12:20pm 4/25/08 12:20pm

Why Do Anti-Heroes Rule Science Fiction?

The first time I ever read the word "anti-hero," it was in an article about science fiction, and it's always seemed a very science fictional type of word — like anti-matter, or anti-gravity. Science fiction has its share of one-dimensional white hats, but the characters who capture our imagination are usually the… » 4/25/08 10:54am 4/25/08 10:54am

Must Read: Grimjack

Must-read graphic novels are futuristic classics that shouldn't be missed. Of course, not every must-see is perfect. That's why we've rated them 1-5 on the patented "crunchy goodness" scale.

Title: Grimjack: Legend of Grimjack Vols. 1-8Date: 1983-1991
Vitals: John Gaunt, aka Grimjack, is a battle-toughened gun for… » 9/30/07 11:24pm 9/30/07 11:24pm