8 Movie Superheroes Who Need To Return To Their Comic Book Roots

The X-Men movies have been giving us a glimpse of Marvel's mutants in the 1960s and 1970s. That's all well and good — but we'd really love to see some other superheroes reconnect with their roots in the movies. Here are eight superheroes who'd be more interesting if they were closer to their earlier comic-book… » 5/08/14 10:21am 5/08/14 10:21am

Show Your Love For DC Comics Heroines With These Dreamy 1940s Pin-Ups!

The iconic women of the DC Universe have seldom looked bolder or more beautiful than they do in these pin-up illustrations by Ant Lucia, which have been making the rounds online recently. And now, Quantum Mechanix is releasing 10 of them as art prints. We've got an exclusive first look, including a few you've never… » 4/08/14 8:00am 4/08/14 8:00am

The Most Astonishing Cosplay at Wondercon 2013

Fans and creators have descended on Anaheim, California, filled with amazing passion for science fiction, fantasy, comics and games. We've been wandering the floor here at Wondercon, and we've seen some amazing cosplay. Including Gender-Swapped Hellboy, Hipster Slave Leia, Wreck-It Ralph and some pretty amazing… » 3/29/13 7:42pm 3/29/13 7:42pm

7 Superheroes Who Should Get Their Own Arrow-style TV Shows

It's still a little weird to say out loud, but The CW's Green Arrow show Arrow is good. Like, really good. Like, a perfect match of superheroics, accessibility and non-superheroic drama for mass audiences, and with no need for budget-busting special effects. It's possibly the perfect superhero TV show, and it got us… » 2/26/13 10:00am 2/26/13 10:00am

This is what Batgirl would've looked like in the 1880s

If Gotham City needed crimefighters in the Victorian era, these dress designs from the 1880s would've been a good place to start. These lovely fledermaus-themed ensembles appeared in the 1887 edition of La mode illustrée, journal de la famille and an 1882 copy of the German publication Fliegende Blätter, respectively. » 9/21/12 9:35am 9/21/12 9:35am