The First Wave of Action Figures: From G.I. Joe to Star Trek

Action figures are a fan's best friend. A squadron of Star Trek, Star Wars and comic book figures on your desk is the next best thing to having Darth Vader and Worf physically present in your cubicle to distract you from the horror of being trapped at work. » 9/14/11 2:19pm 9/14/11 2:19pm

Obama's New Comic Book Gig: Facing Alien Death Panels

It had to happen: Now that comic book companies have adopted President Obama as a magical sales talisman, one company is branching out to include Joe Biden and other governmental figures. Oh, and "alien death panels," as well. Topical! » 8/18/09 10:00am 8/18/09 10:00am

Post-Patriots and Other Fakers In This Week's Comics

Here's hoping that you guys are ready to read about Tony Stark this week, as an incredible amount of Marvel Comics' output has some kind of role for the soon-to-be-a-major-motion-picture Iron Man. In comparison, DC only have three Batman-related books out, showing once again how willing they are to lose their market… » 4/15/08 9:00am 4/15/08 9:00am