7 Superhero Stories Too Big For Movies

Sure, movies like Iron Man and The Dark Knight have proven that superheroes can work on the big screen, but sometimes only comics can offer longjohned epics so large-scale that they'd break Hollywood in half through special effects budget alone. » 11/17/09 12:20pm 11/17/09 12:20pm

New Spider-Clones And Promethea Want You To Take Them Home

Here's hoping that you've been saving up that hard-earned cash, because this week it's all about the collections... Well, apart from a couple of interesting new takes on old favorites (and one happily-returning new favorite), that is. » 9/29/09 9:00am 9/29/09 9:00am

The Best Reason Jeph Loeb Is No Longer Working On Heroes

Wondering what former Heroes' writer/producer Jeph Loeb is doing now that he's no longer on the show? Or what happened to Sylar's brain eating? Marvel Comics have the (somewhat gross) answer to both questions.
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Peter Parker Isn't Spider-Man?

Are we about to see a non-Peter Parker Spider-Man? Ultimate Spider-Man » 11/20/08 4:27pm 11/20/08 4:27pm writer Brian Michael Bendis is teasing that very possibility in a new interview with MySpace Comic Books. He talked about the way that new series will change his series, dropping some big hints. Said Bendis: Hype or the sign of a whole new Clone…

This Week's Comics Offer Destruction, High Quality Escapism

No matter which candidate wins or loses, new comics will still hit stores tomorrow (Or, you know, Thursday if you live outside of the US). It gives you that much-needed sense of perspective, doesn't it? And in case you need to drown your electoral sorrows, this week's releases are full of quality escapism for anyone.… » 11/04/08 9:00am 11/04/08 9:00am

Marvel's Ultimate Line To Become More Heroic

Confirmed on today's Ultimate Universe panel at San Diego, Marvel's Ultimates line is beginning to look very like NBC's Heroes. With the exception of Brian Michael Bendis' Ultimate Spider-Man series, the entire line will be written by writers from NBC's hit show; Executive producer Jeph Loeb is already writing The… » 7/26/08 7:00pm 7/26/08 7:00pm