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“Both Are Powerful Women Vigilantes…” – Shannon Eric Denton Talks Lady Rawhide / Lady Zorro

Nancy Collins, writer of Red Sonja: Vulture’s Circle #3, talks with writer Shannon Eric Denton about Lady Rawhide/Lady Zorro #1, both on sale now. Cover by Mike Mayhew. NANCY COLLINS: March is Women’s History Month, and here we have a new miniseries featuring two female heroes in a historical setting. Was that a deliberate decision… Read more »

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 »

Battling Boy Taps Academy Award Winner Patrick Osborne To Direct

Plan B Entertainment, Brad Pitt’s production company, has picked Patrick Osborne to direct their upcoming adaptation of Paul Pope’s graphic novel Battling Boy. Osborne won the Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film this year for Feast. He’s also worked on full-length animated features such as Wreck-It Ralph, Tangled, The Polar Express and Big Hero 6…. Read more »

Roy Thomas Tells The War Years Of Batman, Superman And Wonder Woman

Ex-Marvel EIC and veteran comics writer for Marvel and DC, Roy Thomas, has written three new volumes for Chartwell Books. Each details one of the DC Trinity of Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman and their contemporary stories relating to World War II, compiling select stories with commentary and analysis. Go take a look. Golden Age reprints of… Read more »

Exclusive Extended Previews Of Red Sonja 1973 And Swords Of Sorrow: Vampirella / Jennifer Blood

We have two exclusive extended previews for Dynamite titles shipping this week. Nancy A Collins continues telling the tale of when Vampirella meets Jennifer Blood as part of the Swords of Sorrow crossover and then we have the special tribute to the She-Devil With A Sword with Red Sonja 1973. Swords of Sorrow: Vampirella / Jennifer… Read more »

SDCC ’15: Amazon Prime’s Hand Of God Comic-Con Trailer

Ron Perlman’s new series, Hand of God, was featured on a panel this morning at SDCC and the following trailer was shown. The series follows a judge who begins to hear the voice of God after his son tries to commit suicide but ends up in a coma instead. The voice wants him to get vigilante… Read more »

Marvel Comics Characters To Appear In ESPN The Magazine’s Body Issue

The upcoming issue of ESPN The Magazine’s “body issue” comes out Friday, July 10th and there will be an insert featuring Marvel Comics characters: Iron Man, She-Hulk, Ant-Man, Captain Marvel, Daredevil, Medusa, Hulk, Iron Fist, and Luke Cage. ESPN.com will also offer fans an exclusive digital sketch book featuring a behind-the-scenes look at the creation of… Read more »

Warren Ellis To Adapt El Pantera For UCP TV

After announcing a deal with Dark Horse yesterday, Universal Cable Productions had more up its sleeve including Warren Ellis adapting the 1970’s Mexican comic El Pantera for television. The series takes place on a city on the US – Mexico border where a young officer is made Head of Police and gets his best friend… Read more »