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15 Science Fiction and Fantasy Characters Who Found Success After…

A lot of the characters we love from science fiction and fantasy learned how to harness their powers and intellect in school: skilled wizards, mad scientists with PhDs in horribleness, carefully trained military officers, mutant superheroes who studied T.H. White. But there are plenty of heroes and villains who… » 9/01/12 1:00pm 9/01/12 1:00pm

Iron Chef Meets Dark Star in New Graphic Novel

Anything that can be pitched in high concept terms as "Iron Chef meets John Carpenter's '70s comedy Dark Star" has, according to recent studies, a 99% chance of being almost unspeakably awesome. And James Stokoe's Wonton Soup, a 184-page graphic novel from Oni Press, doesn't let us down in that regard. Find out about… » 3/04/08 7:30am 3/04/08 7:30am

Comics Wrapup from WonderCon: DC Abandons Lesbians; Vertigo's…

Now that the dust is settling on WonderCon Weekend it's time to look back and wonder, as we so often do, what just happened? Anywhere that you can see Elvis with a hustle of Leias has to be one of the most wonderful places in the world, despite the hype and inevitable disappointments. The headlines, the low points,… » 2/25/08 8:40am 2/25/08 8:40am