Batman faces a real death in the family in This Week’s Comics

It's high and lows and this week's comics releases! The Bat-family is going to have a bad week, but at least the Rocketeer returns. Superman goes insane, but it's Adventure Time! And Hawkeye… well, new Hawkeye comics make everything better. And here's everything the comics industry has in store for you this week. » 2/26/13 3:20pm 2/26/13 3:20pm

And now, G.I. Joe and the Rocketeer versus Godzilla and Cobra

Well, here's the most unexpected bad-ass fan art you'll see all day. Artist Ulises Farinas — who you may remember from these previous illustrations — has now pitted the Rocketeer and G.I. Joe versus Cobra and Godzilla's kaiju army. » 10/24/11 7:00am 10/24/11 7:00am

The best comic book news to come out of Comic-Con 2010

This year's Comic-Con was light on earth-shattering comic book news but chock full o' interesting tidbits about characters and upcoming projects. Here are some of the juiciest factoids that dropped this weekend. » 7/26/10 3:47pm 7/26/10 3:47pm

The Science Fiction Gadgets That Make You Go... Wha?!

We have a serious love affair with the cool gadgets of science fiction, but every now and then one will come along that will make you scratch your head and say "What!?" Yes, even in the world of scifi, you can sometimes go a bit too far. Check out our list of beyond-the-pale gadgets. » 4/23/08 3:18pm 4/23/08 3:18pm

Paul Giamatti Wears Fully-Functional Rocket Belt in "Pretty Bird"

One of the films at Sundance that flew under the radar this year was jetpack fantasy Pretty Bird, based on the book The Rocketbelt Caper. The film is billed as a comedy, but the real story is both weird and disturbing — more of a comedy of errors. It explores the story of an engineer who built a rocket belt that can… » 1/28/08 1:30pm 1/28/08 1:30pm