10 Times When Comics And Movies Sexualized Male Superheroes

You've heard the argument that male superheroes are sexualized simply because they are often bare-chested. But a man taking off his shirt doesn't make him a sex object. It's actually rare to find examples of male superheroes who truly are sexualized the way women are in comics. Here are ten examples. » 8/28/14 10:59am 8/28/14 10:59am

The Dark Knight trilogy continues in this amazing Nightwing fan flick

Still sad Christopher Nolan's Batman movies are over? Well, then you might want to consider donating to this Indiegogo campaign to help make a fan flick continuing the story, set one year after the events of Rises, where John Blake has carried on Batman's legacy as Nightwing. Here's a 7-minute preview! » 9/16/13 1:30pm 9/16/13 1:30pm

7 Superheroes Who Should Get Their Own Arrow-style TV Shows

It's still a little weird to say out loud, but The CW's Green Arrow show Arrow is good. Like, really good. Like, a perfect match of superheroics, accessibility and non-superheroic drama for mass audiences, and with no need for budget-busting special effects. It's possibly the perfect superhero TV show, and it got us… » 2/26/13 10:00am 2/26/13 10:00am

Artwork from scrapped Nightwing cartoon shows off DC heroes, Legend of…

Several years back, Legend of Korra director and artist Ki Hyun Ryu created character designs for an animated series starring Batman's sidekick Dick Grayson, who usually goes by the crime-fighting moniker Nightwing. Even though this series never went anywhere — and Cartoon Network went with Young Justice instead — Ryu » 8/06/12 8:35am 8/06/12 8:35am

Crowdfund a Static Shock fan film, a classic Osamu Tezuka manga, a…

Tons of goodies await generous crowdfunders this week. You can hop on board a classic children's manga by the legendary Osamu Tezuka, a gorgeous and spooky storybook by a pair of animation artists, a new comic by wonderful webcomic fantasy writer, and a hooded sweatshirt based on Nightwing's costume. Pick your… » 6/24/12 11:00am 6/24/12 11:00am

Who You Gonna Believe About Batman RIP? USA Today Or Your Own Lying…

USA Today is running a story today that gives away the end of DC Comics' Batman RIP » 11/18/08 4:10pm 11/18/08 4:10pm storyline - but in a way that may be contradicted by DC's own solicitation for February 2009's final issue of . To go along with , are we looking at a Clintonian parsing of the meaning of "dead"? As you may expect, spoilers…

Batman RIP Takes Down Nightwing, Robin And Birds Of Prey

While we may have to wait two weeks for the delayed conclusion of comic storyline Batman RIP » 11/05/08 3:30pm 11/05/08 3:30pm, the aftershocks are already leaking out... like the fact that DC Comics are cancelling the long-running series for all of Batman's sidekicks. February 2009's issues of , and - all of which have run for over a decade - will…