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Brian Michael Bendis's List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion. Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman […]

The Comic Book History Of Adrianna Tomaz AKA Isis

It was announced earlier this week that actress Tala Ashe had been signed on to play Zara Adrianna Tomaz on the CW series DC's Legends of Tomorrow. Previously executive producer Marc Guggenheim had stated that they would be adding a character that didn't start off in the comic and wasn't currently on one of the […]

A Message To America

Super: Issue 3. Creators: Joshua Crowther (Writer), Bruno Chiroleu (Artist), Josh Burcham (Colorist), Chas! Pangburn (Letterer), Steven Forbes (Editor). Close Date: May 10, 2015. Publishing Date: May 24, 2015 Joshua Crowther writes, In every superhero comic there's a primary super villain. Generally he/she has some sort of evil plot: world domination using some super weapon, portals to alternate […]

Punisher Vs. ISIS

Sometimes it's easy to forget that The Punisher began life as a comic book villain. A more morally complex villain than the usual, admittedly, a veteran of the Vietnam War who has lost his family in a gang fight, seeking revenge through bloody murder, he was very much a product of the seventies that also […]

Welcome To The New New Suicide Squad

Here's a look at the New New Suicide Squad, straight from the backs of this week's DC Comics titles. With the new team ready, in order, Parasite, Black Hand, Poison Ivy, Reverse Flash, Cheetah and a Talon. And not one of them from the upcoming Suicide Squad movie. A bit of a departure from Marvel's usual […]

Is It Time For A Brief Recess From Beheading In Comic Books? (UPDATE)

A couple of weeks ago, two comic books opened with a character having their head decapitated. At the same time as a video was released by the terrorist group ISIS featuring the beheading of James Foley. It was rather unfortunate timing. This week, all the DC New 52 books feature a promotion for the Lobo […]

The ISIS Terrorist Who Likes Batman And The Justice League

One of the Welsh jihadists, twenty year old Reyaad Khan, fighting in Syria for Islamic State, has been celebrating the actions of the murderous regime on Twitter. And amongst the celebration of beheading, the call for others to join him, and the sickening justification of his actions, he also tweeted. The brother that executed James Foley […]