The dust has cleared on the fourth attempt to bring The Fantastic Four to the big screen. Why is this team of comic characters so important? What keeps going so horribly wrong?
28 Oct 2015
Need a break from the real world? Here's the best of everything entertaining that requires an electrical outlet. This'll at least get you through October -- so long as the power holds.
07 Oct 2013
Licensing deals became all important, with comics becoming vehicles for selling things like toys, towels, and shampoo.
16 Jan 2013
Such a book as this is a useful reminder that everything, from every source of cultural and technological output, is marketable to someone, somewhere.
18 Mar 2012
Are these self-styled "superheroes" bored malcontents or Good Samaritans? They're both.
26 Jan 2012
It's hard to read a Daredevil book and not recall gifted creator Wally Wood. In the hands of incoming series-writer Mark Waid, the tragedy of Wood's life becomes woven into the very fabric of the Daredevil character.
26 Jul 2011
The real question for Soldier Zero, flagship title of industry legend Stan Lee's new line of comicbook heroes, is not whether the character can compete with Lee's classic Marvel creations like Spider-Man, Hulk and Iron Man, but how.
06 Jun 2011
Being mere mortals, contestants are not expected to leap tall buildings, stop bullets, or outrace locomotives. Instead, they are tested on the human qualities of heroism: compassion, intelligence, attentiveness, and selflessness.
03 Aug 2006
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