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May 17, 2015 – 7:45 am

After Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome, DC rebooted the western hero, Jonah Hex, as a post-apocalyptic protagonist called, ‘Hex’ (which you’ll note rhymes with Max.)

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Classic Comic Cover Corner – Batman #219

March 29, 2015 – 7:45 am
Batman #219 – February, 1970

Ben Affleck, from the upcoming Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, made an appearance before Congress last week, but has comics’ Batman ever gone to Washington?

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Detective Comics #371

March 22, 2015 – 7:45 am
Detective Comics #371 – January, 1968

The recent controversy over artist Rafael Albuquerque’s Batgirl #41 variant cover has more to do with the victimization of comic fans than of Batgirl. Here’s why…

What if nerds won the Oscars? 87th Academy Awards edition

February 20, 2015 – 7:45 am
Emma Stone in Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Academy Award season is upon us and that means it’s time to fire up the NERDVANATRON 9000 and determine who should win the Oscars based solely on “nerd cred.”

2015 Amazing Arizona Comic Con: Greg Capullo spotlight

February 17, 2015 – 7:45 am
2015 Amazing Arizona Comic Con

Greg Capullo took the stage at the AACC Main Theatre to discuss his career, which includes a record-breaking run on McFarlane’s Spawn and DC’s New 52 Batman.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Detective Comics #82

February 1, 2015 – 7:45 am
Detective Comics #82 - December, 1943

The Super Bowl is happening right here in our back forty, so we’d be remiss in our pop culture duties if we didn’t focus this week’s classic cover on football.

‘Legends of the Knight’ documentary released on video

November 18, 2014 – 5:00 pm
Legends of the Knight documentary now on video

One of the best films from this past year is now available on video: Legends of the Knight, the excellent documentary film by writer director Brett Culp.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – World’s Finest #9

October 19, 2014 – 7:45 am
World's Finest #9 – March, 1943

World’s Finest #9 (1943) has Superman, Batman and Robin peppering the World War II Axis leaders (Adolf Hitler, Benito Mussolini and Hideki Tojo) with baseballs.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Wonder Woman #13

August 24, 2014 – 7:45 am
Wonder Woman #13 – June, 1945

The new WW, Gal Gadot, took the “Ice Bucket challenge” earlier this week and it made us wonder if Wonder Woman herself had ever endured such a chilly adventure.

Classic Comic Cover Corner (San Diego Comic-Con 2014 Edition) – Detective Comics #27

July 27, 2014 – 7:45 am
Batman #1 - Back Cover

Batman owns the San Diego Comic-Con this year, celebrating his 75th anniversary during the show, so we’re going to look at his historic milestone one more time.

San Diego Comic-Con 2014: Thursday – Caped crusading

July 25, 2014 – 7:45 am
San Diego Comic-Con 2014: Thursday

Thursday saw bigger than usual mid-week crowds at San Diego Comic-Con 2014 (at least from my unscientific perspective), which is a testament that comics, genre movies, and costuming continue to infiltrate the mainstream – which …

San Diego Comic-Con 2014: Wednesday – Preview Night

July 24, 2014 – 7:45 am
San Diego Comic-Con 2014: Wednesday – Preview Night

Some of the coolest things seen Wednesday night were Batman related, as the caped-crusader is celebrating his 75th anniversary at San Diego Comic-Con this year.

Man of Steel sequel – it’s Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

May 21, 2014 – 10:47 am
batmanvsupermancrop

The title for Zack Snyder’s sequel to Man of Steel has been revealed.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Detective Comics #105

May 18, 2014 – 7:45 am
Detective Comics #105 – November, 1945

Every Sunday morning we showcase a classic comic cover, complete with compelling commentary, for your cordial contemplation. It’s the Classic Comic Cover Corner!
Detective Comics #105 – November, 1945
Cover Art by Jack Burnley
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Zack Snyder tweets photo of Affleck’s Batman and his Batmobile

May 13, 2014 – 1:59 pm
Batman Batmobile by Zack Snyder

Here’s the first photo of Ben Affleck’s Batman along with his Batmobile.