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The Mindset To Become A Vigilante - Recapping Arrow 3.14: 'The Return'

By Rich Epstein You didn’t really think we could go an entire season without seeing the Island of Lian Yu, did you? This week, Arrow continued their tradition of one flashback heavy episode per season. The episode starts off with Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) and Thea Queen (Willa Holland) on the island, training with bamboo… Read more »

Synopsis For Third Episode Of Gotham Released And It Talks Of A Vigilante

The series premier of Gotham is only days away now and Gothamsite has gotten the synopsis for the third episode. Seems Batman was not the first vigilante to hit the streets of the city… a man is trying to remove the corruption by taking it to new heights. Detectives Gordon and Bullock track down a… Read more »

Not A Grimm Vigilante Or Stranger From Another World - Chris Roberson Talks Doc Savage #6

Chris Robeson continues his run on the Man of Bronze with Doc Savage #6 out this week. Battlestar Galactica writer Dan Abnett talked with Chris about what drew him to the project, what his plans are for Doc and what it’s like having covers by Alex Ross. DAN ABNETT: Chris, Doc Savage is probably the… Read more »

Beyond 90's Vigilante Nostalgia In X: Volume One's 'Big Bad'

By Jared Cornelius It’d been a long time since I’d heard of the Dark Horse Comics character X.  I was aware the character existed, I remember whispers of him in the 90’s as a dark brooding vigilante when such things were as common as air, but I never had the urge to find out more about him.  I… Read more »

Chris Roberson Talks With Jim Zub About The Shadow And His Batman-Influencing Role As The Original Dark Vigilante

Chris Roberson was raised in the 70s, but was constantly exposed to the pulp heroes of the previous generations. Jim Zub talked with him about The Shadow and taking the character out of his familiar urban setting. JIM ZUB: Given the long history of the character it may seem odd, but how would you sum… Read more »

Super Tuesday: What We've Learned About The Young, Vigilante Superman So Far This Week

There’s been quite a media blitz over Superman early in this Comic Con week, including interviews with Jim Lee and Dan DiDio regarding the new take on the character among other things. Overall, it paints a very different picture from the Superman we’ve come to know, and Lee, DiDio, and Grant Morrison go on to… Read more »

DC Comics: Relaunch: Vigilante #1?

It’s now become incredibly tempting to look at every possibly planned DC project and declare it a ptential new #1 for the DC Relaunch. Because, to be fair, that’s happening a lot. Billy Tucci’s planned Cassandra Cain project… that Jock Detective Comics cover… It’s all grist for the mill. As is this page posted by… Read more »

Relentlessly Hard Boiled - Preview X #23 From Dark Horse

The vigilante comic X, from Dark Horse, is still doing what it does best, being relentlessly hard-boiled! Issue #23 is coming up March 11th and promises a city become an “insane asylum”, a new ravaging drug that’s highly addictive and a dark nemesis from X’s past of the female variety. You just can’t help but… Read more »

Helbig And Hart To Play Electra Woman And Dyna Girl

Another television series from Sid and Marty Krofft is getting the reboot treatment… this time it’s Electra Woman and Dyna Girl. Legendary Entertainment and Fullscreen are teaming with Grace Helbig and Hannah Hart for this new take on the 70’s children show. The story follows Electra Woman (Helbig) and Dyna Girl (Hart) as they move… Read more »

Free On Bleeding Cool - The Black Bat Issues One And Two

Have you ever heard of The Black Bat? He’s a very cool pulp era vigilante that Dynamite Entertainment recently did an update on with writer Brian Bucellato and artist Ronan Cliquet. Now they are offering up The Black Bat Ominbus which comes in at a whopping 336 pages for only $29.99. The book should be… Read more »

The Six Important Moments From This Week's Arrow - Nanda Parbat

We’ve got spoilers, yes we do… we’ve got spoilers… so go away if you haven’t watched Arrow this week. If you watched Arrow last night then you saw what the executive producers called the biggest twist in the series since tossing Oliver Queen off a mountain. I have a feeling that some folks saw that… Read more »

Nancy A Collins Talks Swords Of Sorrow: Vampirella / Jennifer Blood

With Dynamite’s recent announcement of the Swords of Sorrow event lead by an all-female writing team, a lot of people took notice. Byron Brewer caught up with Nancy A. Collins to talk about her part of the event, Swords Of Sorrow: Vampirella / Jennifer Blood. Cover art by Billy Tan. BYRON BREWER: Nancy, how does… Read more »