Captain America: The First Interventionist

Captain America introduced himself to Americans by punching Adolf Hitler in the face on the cover of Captain America Comics #1. While this is something the vast majority of people would applaud in this day and age, Timely Comics, the predecessor to Marvel Comics, debuted Captain America in early 1941, when the U.S. was … » 1/02/14 5:29pm 1/02/14 5:29pm

Investigative Journalist Uncovers the Fake Geek Boys of Comic-Con

Even though we are all so over the "fake geek girl" nonsense, this video that turns the tables on the menfolk is kind of awesome. Yes, it's all tongue-in-cheek, and all the gentlemen here are excellent sports — but there's something so awesome (and funny) about watching these guys field the annoying questions so many… » 9/13/13 12:14pm 9/13/13 12:14pm

The Winter Soldier reveals the secret backstory hidden in his hair

The Winter Soldier is giving Thor a run for his money for the most fabulous Marvel hair on the set of Captain America: The Winter Soldier. But how did they decide that a character breakdown equals long hair? Actor Sebastian Stan, who plays both Bucky Barnes and Captain America's new foe, shares with us the evolution… » 7/24/13 1:30pm 7/24/13 1:30pm

Escape from Canada's Manga Censorship Dungeon

Last summer, civil liberties groups Comic Book Legal Defense Fund and Comic Legends Legal Defense Fund helped defend Ryan Matheson, an American citizen who faced a year in Canadian prison for possession of child pornography. Why? The charges against the 27-year-old software engineer had come via Canadian customs… » 3/19/12 7:00am 3/19/12 7:00am

Some of the Best Comic Art in the World, from the Library of Congress

Want to see some great comic book art for free? Want a cheap date? If you are in the Washington, D.C. area between now and March, the Library of Congress will be holding an exhibition of comic book art entitled Timely and Timeless, showing off some of the best of the library's 128,000 pieces of comic artwork. » 9/23/11 11:00am 9/23/11 11:00am

New Superman set pics show off Clark Kent's blue alien bulge

If you weren't happy about the recent red trunk modifications Zack Snyder gave his new Superman Henry Cavill, you may not like these new costume set pics. Check out Supes new sexy racing stripes, they certainly do accentuate his, um... blue Kryptonite. » 8/31/11 12:30pm 8/31/11 12:30pm

Watch Thor and Captain America tag team a pack of bad guys on the set…

Brand new set footage from Joss Whedon's Avengers movie is finally showing the gang teaming up together. Watch Captain America and Thor tackle a pac of motion-captured baddies, get thrown out a window, and wield the mighty Mjölnir. » 8/19/11 3:30pm 8/19/11 3:30pm