Space Heroes Who Should Get Movies if Guardians of the Galaxy is a Hit

Will Guardians of the Galaxy be the next Avengers, or the next Green Lantern? Or something in between? Only time will tell — but everybody's dying to see whether Marvel's huge, ambitious bet pays off. And if it does, here are a dozen other space heroes who could rock their own movies. » 2/24/14 12:17pm 2/24/14 12:17pm

In the Star Trek/Legion of Superheroes crossover comic, Spock and…

This October, IDW and DC Comics will team up for Star Trek/Legion of Superheroes a six-issue miniseries penned by Chris Roberson and illustrated by art by Jeffrey and Philip Moy. Sadly, it doesn't look like Matter-Eater Lad will eat his way through a Tribble invasion. » 7/21/11 5:15pm 7/21/11 5:15pm

DC gives us a first look at the new Teen Titans, Legion of…

Remember how DC Comics is relaunching their entire superhero line this September? Well, DC has given io9 an exclusive preview of the artwork, plots, and creative teams for five of their new young superhero titles. » 6/08/11 6:00am 6/08/11 6:00am

How Not To Gracefully Exit Your Job

We lamented the cancellation of DC Comics' Legion of Super-Heroes series at the end of the franchise's 50th anniversary » 11/02/08 7:00am 11/02/08 7:00am, but obviously we made a mistake in choosing to look at the future of the characters. After all, as writer of the cancelled series Jim Shooter explains, the reason DC ended the title was entirely a…