Why's Cable coming back from the dead? To kick the Avengers' butts, of…

Today io9 chatted with Jeph Loeb and Ed McGuinness about the upcoming miniseries Avengers: X-Sanction, a four-issue limited series starring the cybernetic X-Man Cable as he cheats death to wage war against the Avengers. Expect plenty of punching and explosions — as McGuinness noted, "I have yet to find a gun too big… » 9/13/11 2:05pm 9/13/11 2:05pm

President Lex Luthor Is Naked Under His Battlesuit!

Our enduring nostalgia for the Lex Luthor presidency will finally be assuaged when Superman/Batman: Public Enemies comes out on DVD this fall. Animation God Bruce Timm tackles a crazy-caped Jeph Loeb storyline, and judging from this first trailer, it's going to be like Batman: Brave And The Bold on steroids. » 5/21/09 7:00am 5/21/09 7:00am

New Beginnings And Pretty Pictures Dominate This Week's Comics

After the cathartic experience of last week's election, the comic industry is obviously looking to move onto new beginnings this week, if the raft of new series is anything to go by. We have supernatural forensic teams, superheroine envy, a beautiful art book and even a comic version of a novel that will make many of… » 11/11/08 9:00am 11/11/08 9:00am

New Hulk Steals 50% Of Bruce Banner's Thunder

If you're enjoying Jeph Loeb's brand new Red Hulk, then the announcement that Marvel's Hulk series is to become a "split book" with two regular, shorter stories each issue will probably make you very happy. Loeb assured fans that, while we're going to be seeing a lot more of Bruce Banner's smashing alter-ego in the… » 7/25/08 12:40pm 7/25/08 12:40pm

How To Make Superman/Batman Team-Ups Rule, For A Change

Any comic called Superman/Batman should really be the most astounding piece of reading material since Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. And yet, sadly, DC's monthly comic about the adventures of its two most famous characters has been a bit dull for a few years now. I've been obsessing, during my rare downtime, about… » 3/26/08 9:06am 3/26/08 9:06am

You May Not Like Him When He's Angry, But What About When He's . . .…

Bearing in mind that there's going to be a new Incredible Hulk movie next summer - written by Ed Norton, and with the first trailer being premiered during the Super Bowl because that worked so well last time - Marvel Entertainment have released plans of what they're planning to do to the Jolly Green Giant in comic… » 11/15/07 7:59am 11/15/07 7:59am