Recent News

28 Jul 2015 // 3:15 PM

Meet the New Archie (and Still Love the Old Archie)

On July 8, Archie Comics launched a new Archie #1, replacing the previous Archie title that had run continually since 1943.

READ more
David Dastmalchian Jumps From DC to Marvel in ‘Ant-Man’, and Meets an Idol in the Process

David Dastmalchian joins a small group of actors who have appeared in films from each of the two big competing names in comic books, DC and Marvel.

READ more
Tres Bien! French Comic Books Hit the U.S. with Range and Creativity

The French are invading! (And they’re bringing comic books!)

READ more

8 Jul 2015 // 4:28 PM

Hollywood, Well Much of It, Will Be Out in Force at Comic-Con

For the next four days, geek will be chic -- at least in the vicinity of downtown San Diego.

READ more

7 Jul 2015 // 10:24 AM

Captain Comics: Americana, Horror Make for a Quality Mix

Writer Scott Snyder wants to scare you. And if you read Wytches Vol. 1, he’ll probably succeed.

READ more

6 Jul 2015 // 3:42 PM

Some Comic Book Heroes Are Not So Super

Batman, Superman, Spider-Man and Captain America have become giants in pop culture through comic books, TV shows and feature films. But, have you heard of Funnyman? What about Man O’ Metal, Mr. Muscles or Pat Parker, War Nurse?

READ more

6 Jul 2015 // 1:00 PM

Captain Comics: Characters Who Lived Large As Tiny Creatures

It’s hard to imagine why getting smaller than your opponent is a useful super power, but shrinking has been a staple in comics since 1939.

READ more
Watch the First Trailer for ‘The Peanuts Movie’ (video)

A new film adaptation of Charles Schultz' beloved classic of the Sunday funnies will arrive in theatres just in time for the Thanksgiving holiday.

READ more
DC Comics’ Universe Shifts As It Moves From Manhattan to Be Near Warner Bros. Studios

Convergence is not just a description of the universe-altering action in the panels of the comic book miniseries, it also describes the company’s new editorial path as it relocates closer to its on-screen brethren at Warner Bros.

READ more
Captain Comics: Flash! This Finale Sets Up Fantastic Possibilities for Next Season

OK, a sentient lightning bolt selecting himself in the past to become The Flash doesn’t really seem likely to happen on television. But whatever happens, like everything on this show, it’ll probably happen pretty fast.

READ more
More Recent Articles
//Mixed media
//Blogs

A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

READ the article