Crisis Management: Why DC Comics Is Always Changing Everything

Four years ago, DC Comics killed all of their long-running titles, replacing everything—including their oldest Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman series—with new #1s. This past Friday, they've announced that they're practically doing that again. Big, universe-shuffling change is a constant at DC Comics but it's… » 2/09/15 1:49pm 2/09/15 1:49pm

The 10 Hilariously Confusing Origins of Hawkman

There are few comics characters that have as much history as Hawkman. That’s not just because Hawkman has been around longer than most superheroes, but because DC has given him several histories — different origins, major retcons and other nonsense that has made him one of comic’s most baffling characters, and here’s… » 10/24/13 10:15am 10/24/13 10:15am

Will the secrets of DC’s New 52 be revealed in This Week’s Comics?

I don’t know for certain, but I do know this: Now that Pandora, the mysterious figure glimpsed in Flashpoint — who's part of the New 52’s mysterious Trinity of Sin with the Phantom Stranger and the Question — is finally getting her own self-titled comic this week, so we might be as close as we’re gonna get. » 7/02/13 2:30pm 7/02/13 2:30pm