The character of Kara Danvers, aka Supergirl, saw a retelling of her origin story in the 2016-2017 Supergirl: Being Super. Written by YA author Mariko Tamaki, the story sets Kara in a small, urban town in America where the 16-year-old girl must discover her ever developing powers and deal with the struggles of adolescents. On today’s new comic books day, the four-issue miniseries has been re-released as a two-hundred and eight-page graphic novel.
Catwoman and Supergirl are getting updates to their costumes, though it’s unclear if both announcements happening on the same day was a coincidence, or signals more to be revealed soon. I have an automatic bias against superhero costume redesigns, because it means my carefully researched infographics are instantly outdated. And I’m especially wary of any […]
Get your cape on with the new DC SUPER HERO GIRLS!
Another DC and Archie focused Fall TV season is headed your way
It’s that time! We’re kicking off 2018 with our annual survey of creators, journalist, retailers and other comics industry insiders for their look back at 2017, their predictions for 2018 – and along the way a lot of previews and news about what’s coming in 2018. Our enormous thanks for all who participated this year; […]
Do you watch any of the comics-based shows on the CW? Flash, Arrow, Legends of Tomorrow, Supergirl, iZombie, Black Lightning or Riverdale? We’ve got the trailers for the upcoming season for all of those shows right here for your convenience. Want to learn more about how comics publishing and digital comics work? Try Todd’s book, Economics […]
Nearly 10 years after the industry lost superstar artist and Aspen Comics founder, Michael Turner, his name is still synonymous with Aspen at San Diego Comic-Con. Recently, Aspen Comics has published a series of special Turner art variant covers for books like All-Star Batman and Harley Quinn. At SDCC they’re offering fans of both Marvel […]
Kyle looks at a title that’s unveiling the aftermath of a big crossover, while another is just about to kick one off.
The network will be continuing its wall to wall superhero programming for another television season
“Earth. I’ve returned.”