All the Best Reasons to Love Comics in 2013!

This is going to be a great year for comic book movies — but it's also shaping up to be a fantastic year for comics as well. There are tons of inventive, strange and just plain thrilling comics coming out in 2013. Including a Sandman prequel, a new DC Universe mega-event, Greg Rucka creating a brand new heroine, and a… » 1/04/13 2:46pm 1/04/13 2:46pm

Spider-Man is an extremely polite menace, in this first look at

Ever since the death of Peter Parker, teenager Miles Morales has carried the mantle of the Ultimate Universe's most famous web-slinger. And so far in his short career, Miles has aced the "friendly" and "neighborhood" parts of the equation, but he has yet to get the "Spider-Man" portion down pat. » 3/29/12 7:00am 3/29/12 7:00am

Marvel Comics unveil their new Spider-Man (who isn't Peter Parker)

Hot diggity dog! Remember the "Donald Glover for Spider-Man" Twitter campaign that started on the very site you're reading and eventually led to Glover donning the web-slinger's pajamas on Community? » 8/02/11 7:40am 8/02/11 7:40am

The police and superheroes comic book Powers is coming to cable

It's been in the works for positively forever, but FX has finally ordered a pilot episode of Brian Michael Bendis' and Michael Avon Oeming's long-running superhero series Powers. Yesterday Bendis confirmed the news when he tweeted: » 2/26/11 4:41pm 2/26/11 4:41pm

Is TV ready for tough-but-damaged female hero Jessica Jones?

Twilight screenwriter Melissa Rosenberg adapting a TV series called AKA Jessica Jones, based on the gritty, sarcastic comic book detective. But is prime time ready for a darker, female version of Castle? Marvel and ABC are gambling that they are. » 12/17/10 4:00pm 12/17/10 4:00pm

Marvel's Shapeshifting Aliens Reveal Illusion of Change

Despite telling readers to "embrace change," Marvel's Secret Invasion only offered changes that are cosmetic and temporary. With the final part of the big comic event hitting stores this past week, we look at why this latest alien invasion disappointed, and was ultimately all about the status quo. » 12/06/08 12:00pm 12/06/08 12:00pm