10 Superheroes Who Can Never Have Sex

It's tough to be a superhero. Not only do you have to drop everything and get into a brawl at a second's notice, but you're frequently misunderstood. Superheroes' personal lives are a mess — especially their sex lives. But it gets worse. Here are 10 superheroes who are physically unable to have sex. Ever. » 2/13/15 10:30am 2/13/15 10:30am

Is There Any Way To Do Justice To The Legion Of Superheroes In A Movie?

Bleeding Cool reports that Warner Bros. is working on a Legions of Superheroes movie as their answer to Guardians of the Galaxy. If true, that's a gamble that seems like a poor move on Warner Bros.' part. » 2/05/15 4:00am 2/05/15 4:00am

Add Legion Of Super-Heroes To The Pile Of DC Movies WB Wants To Make

A new rumor posits that Warner Bros. is searching for scriptwriters to take a shot at adapting the 31st century teens of the Legion of Super-Heroes for a movie. Seeing as even DC can't get a Legion of Super-Heroes comic to stick around more than a year or two, I wouldn't get too excited. » 9/09/14 7:00am 9/09/14 7:00am

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

How will the Legion of Superheroes meet the crew of the Starship…

At New York Comic Con, io9 had the opportunity to catch up with comic book writer Chris Roberson, who's helming the upcoming Star Trek/Legion of Super-Heroes miniseries. » 10/16/11 8:00am 10/16/11 8:00am

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 Superheroes,…

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

Your Last Chance To Discover One Of Comics' Gone-Too-Soon Masterpieces

There are so many top-notch stalwart Vertigo series that it's hard to keep track of them all, and it's always a bummer when they're canceled. G. Willow Wilson's Air falls into both of these camps: it's awesome and going under. » 5/18/10 9:00am 5/18/10 9:00am

The 75 Books You Should Own For DC Comics' 75th Anniversary

2010 sees the 75th anniversary of DC Comics, which launched in February 1935 with the first issue of New Fun. Since then, it's gone on to publish some of the greatest comics ever. Here're seventy-five you really should've read already. » 2/28/10 3:00pm 2/28/10 3:00pm

Paul Levitz Returns To The Future With Legion of Super-Heroes

The future of the DC Universe is brighter than it's been in a long time. Not only is classic writer Paul Levitz returning to theLegion of Super-Heroes, but he's doing so with two series. We talked to him exclusively. » 1/14/10 7:00am 1/14/10 7:00am

Tis The Season For Tesla, Frankenstein And This Week's Comics

You can tell that we're getting closer to Hallowe'en, just by looking at this week's new comic releases: Vampires! Zombie plagues! Frankenstein's Monster! Nikolai Tesla! Okay, maybe not that last one. But these are still Comics We Crave. » 10/20/09 9:00am 10/20/09 9:00am

7 Supervillains We Wouldn't Mind Taking Over The World (And Why)

We watch their so-called "fiendish" schemes being defeated on a regular basis, but have you ever stopped to wonder whether life would be better if the bad guy won? Here're some villains we're rooting for... and why we're doing so. » 10/10/09 12:00pm 10/10/09 12:00pm

10 Essential Superman Comics To Help You Forget Smallville

Do Smallville and Superman Returns have you convinced that it's impossible to tell good Superman stories? Here're our recommendations for the books that prove otherwise. » 10/05/09 1:43pm 10/05/09 1:43pm

5 Heroes Whose Powers Will Kill Them

Heroes' Hiro Nakamura isn't the only character to find that their superpowers may ultimately be responsible for their death. Here are five more fictional characters for whom the superhero dream comes at a potentially fatal price. » 9/28/09 11:45am 9/28/09 11:45am

Does DC's Latest Revival Hint At Legal Victory?

This week's release of DC Comics' Final Crisis: Legion of 3 Worlds included a return that may have surprised followers of a particular lawsuit over character ownership. Spoilers for lovers of teenage superheroes ahead. » 5/03/09 10:00am 5/03/09 10:00am

13 Alien Languages You Can Actually Read

Inventing an alien language? Easy. Creating an entire writing system to go along with it? Now that's impressive. Here are thirteen alien alphabets (complete with downloadable fonts!) you should totally use to write your novel. » 4/19/09 10:00am 4/19/09 10:00am

Greatest Jewish Superheroes Of All Time!

It's Passover, and that means it's time to celebrate the greatest Jewish superheroes ever to save the planet. From The Thing to Colossal Boy, they've helped stop some of the worst supervillains in the universe. » 4/09/09 3:04pm 4/09/09 3:04pm

One Book Fights The Universe - And Wins

There's no other way to get around it: This is a week where you're going to want to take your wallet to the comic store. There's a lot of good stuff coming out. » 2/03/09 9:00am 2/03/09 9:00am