Batman Battles The Suicide Squad In The New Assault On Arkham Movie

Batman's next straight-to-DVD animated adventure is set in the Arkham Asylum videogame universe, although you'd be hard-pressed to tell from this trailer. Still, watching the Suicide Squad get caught between Batman and the Joker seems like a good time no matter what. » 4/21/14 12:45pm Monday 12:45pm

The Next Batman Game Is Arkham Knight

UPDATE (10:36am): It's official—WB has announced Arkham Knight via this month's Game Informer. The game will feature a big open-world Gotham (supposedly bigger than Arkham City's); familiar Batman villains Scarecrow, Penguin, Two-Face, and Harley Quinn; and a driveable Batmobile. » 3/04/14 10:45am 3/04/14 10:45am

​Why reading superhero comics is like making a deal with the devil

Hello, postal pals! It's another cold, snowy day in the post-apocalypse, and I'm stuck on the road, by which I mean I'm in the middle of some forest somewhere. It's so cold I had to cut open my horse so I could crawl inside to stay warm… except my horse was a pony, and I can really only get my head and shoulders in… » 1/22/14 8:04am 1/22/14 8:04am

NBC greenlights Constantine series as DC suddenly starts conquering TV

Yesterday, Gotham. Before that, The Flash and Arrow. Now NBC has ordered a full pilot for a series based on Constantine, a.k.a. Hellblazer, and suddenly Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and in-development Netflix series are looking more than a bit anemic. » 1/14/14 12:26pm 1/14/14 12:26pm

Add Vertigo's iZombie to the pile of TV shows DC is trying to make

Chances are you didn't read Chris Roberson and Mike Allred's pop-horror Vertigo comic iZombie, as it was canceled after only 28 issues. It's a shame, because it was a great, fun, and a genuinely fresh take on horror tropes. But you might get another chance, as The CW is putting an iZombie show into development, to be… » 11/08/13 9:19am 11/08/13 9:19am

Man Of Steel Is Not A Bad Game. Just A Bad Superman Game.

If Phosphor Games Man of Steel featured some generic superhero character — if I weren't meant to be stepping into the red boots of a comic book icon with three-quarters of a century of history — I would probably love it. » 6/14/13 3:25pm 6/14/13 3:25pm