Manhunter Debuts, Beats Up Cops in Action Comics #1011 (Preview)

Manhunter Debuts, Beats Up Cops for Event Leviathan in Action Comics #1011 (Preview)

Kate Spencer dons her Manhunter costume for the first time since DC Rebirth started in this preview of Action Comics #1011. We just wish it were under better circumstances. It seems the police believe Spencer is responsible for the recent attacks on the DC Universe’s clandestine organizations, and Maggie Sawyer leads a strike team to […]

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Riverdale Season 3, Episode 6: “Manhunter” Recap

There is so much going on in Riverdale right now. Archie is out, Veronica is trying to prove his innocence, Betty is interrogating people in the speakeasy, and Jughead is still wrapping his head around his meeting with the Gargoyle King. Throw in about 4,286 other little subplots and while this season had been enjoyable […]

What Jack Kirby Means To A Comic Fan, Critic, And Aspiring Creator

On August 28th, 1917, Jacob Kurtzberg was born in Manhattan. He was born to a pair of Austrian Jewish immigrants. He took to drawing quickly, starting in comic strips in 1936, and, in 1940, he teamed up with Joe Simon to create Captain America and Bucky Barnes. It’s weird to think that a man born […]


Manhunter #1 Review: Manhunter Likes Hunting Man

DC continues with their dive into Jack Kirby with a return of Manhunter. Though he is oddly dressed like one of the Manhunters that preceded the Green Lantern Corps of Oa, this is actually the Manhunter known as Paul Kirk, another of Kirby’s creations. This Manhunter is most known for the actions of his clone, […]

Tom Noonan Remembers Manhunter

Of the various films based on Thomas Harris‘s Hannibal Lecter novels, 1986’s Manhunter is one of my favorites. Despite it’s achingly 1980s aesthetic and musical choices, it’s the one that focuses on the investigator over the criminals. Brian Cox played Lecter and Tom Noonan played Francis Dolarhyde, the serial killer the papers end up naming […]

Is This The Return Of Manhunter To Whatever The New 52 Is Now Called?

Is this the return of Manhunter to DC Comics? The listings for Gotham By Night #1 tell us The Midnight Shift is in danger from both its members and the rest of the GCPD! In a deadly new Gotham City, does the paranormal really still pose a threat? As the task force struggles to rebuild […]

Arrow Season 3 Finds A Manhunter

Word from THR is that Arrow has added yet another potential DC Comics hero to it’s growing cast. David Cubitt (Medium) has been cast as Mark Shaw, who in the comics goes on to be one (of a few) who takes the name Manhunter. Shaw’s character in print also has connections to the Suicide Squad, […]

IDW Announces John Buscema Silver Surfer, Walt Simonson Manhunter Artist’s Editions, Stephen King & Simonson Lawnmower Man Portfolio

Joshua Stone reports from Wondercon: IDW has announced their third Artist’s Edition featuring art by Walt Simonson, Manhunter and Other Stories, to be released in September. It will include the Manhunter story from the classic 1973 Detective Comics backups, along with Simonson Batman, Dr. Fate, Metal Men, and Captain Fear material. IDW Special Projects Editior Scott Dunbier shared that […]