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Security Firm McAfee Posts 2014s Most Toxic Superheroes on the Internet
Ahead of this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, McAfee, one of the leaders in online security, has released their list of 2014’s Most Toxic Superheroes. [25.Jul.14]
The Pursuit of ComicCon: Comics, Fans and the Ideology of Choice
OK, I’m going to sound a little G.O.P., but ComicCon is a public good and must be defended. And you’d never guess from what… [24.Jul.14]
The Victor Belongs to the Spoils: 75 Summers of the Batman
Just a single thought about what Batman has come to mean over the last 75 years. [23.Jul.14]
Savage Fun: Savage Hulk #2
This isn't a perfect Hulk story. It doesn't break new ground or raise important issues. But, frankly, who cares? It's fun. [22.Jul.14]
Uncharted and Off-Track: X-men #16
Having a clear destination isn't the same as being on the right path towards it. [21.Jul.14]
Reviews
This isn't a perfect Hulk story. It doesn't break new ground or raise important issues. But, frankly, who cares? It's fun. [22.Jul.14]
Having a clear destination isn't the same as being on the right path towards it. [21.Jul.14]
There are no futuristic weapons or strange beasts in Tarzan: In the City of Gold. With Tarzan, it's just the specter of colonialism and dated views on race. [17.Jul.14]
Revelations are often messy and chaotic, but this is one case where the impact is as seamless as it is profound. [16.Jul.14]
Overly elaborate plots rarely justify their complexity. But there are exceptions. [15.Jul.14]
The obvious question is whether or not Dick Grayson can carry a book, minus his mask and superhero identity. The answer, at least in this first issue, is yes, yes he can. [14.Jul.14]
By Gregory L. Reece
The setting is not one hundred years after Reed, Sue, Ben and Johnny were first exposed to cosmic rays but rather one hundred years after Jack and Stan kicked off the Marvel revolution with the introduction of “The World’s Greatest Comic Magazine.” [09.Jul.14]
Comics Art demonstrates Gravett's deep passion for the world of panels, speech balloons, fine lines and grand colors, subtle shading and transformative images. [09.Jul.14]
News
By Rebecca Keegan
SAN DIEGO — Mariah Huehner attended her first Comic-Con as a newly minted comic book editor a few years ago, looking to… [25.Jul.14]
Features
OK, I’m going to sound a little G.O.P., but ComicCon is a public good and must be defended. And you’d never guess from what… [24.Jul.14]
Just a single thought about what Batman has come to mean over the last 75 years. [23.Jul.14]
Sometimes, as Stuart Moore writes in Wolverine: Under the Boardwalk, you just gotta disappear. [18.Jul.14]
By Julian Chambliss
Creative force Brandon Easton talks with Julian Chambliss about his newest documentary, the state of comics today, and the questions nobody ever asks. [17.Jul.14]
Columns
Worlds in Panels
Marvel owns characters and its profits come from comics sales, film tickets, lunch boxes, etc. As such, character identification fluctuates easily between media. [06.Jul.14]
The Next Reel
Suddenly, movies from all walks of the Marvel Universe began to rage against the big screen with three distinct universes vying for control of box office gold. [15.Jun.14]
The Next Reel
The story is far from over for The Fantastic Four and Spider-Man, but what of the Marvel Cinematic Universe? What of the incredible saga of all of those also-ran comic book films? [08.Jun.14]
The Next Reel
Marvel Comics rules the box office today (three films based on Marvel Comics occupied the top 10 in May 2014 alone), but getting there was a long, hard, slow road. [01.Jun.14]
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