Save 32% On Solo: The Deluxe Edition

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Take 12 of the greatest comic book creators and give them carte blanche over stories set in the DC Universe and you’ll get something like Solo. With art by Tim Sale, Darwyn Cooke, and so much more, Solo features 12 separate stories that include westerns, sci-fi thrillers, and of course, superhero epics. Solo: The Deluxe […]

5 Supposedly Real Monsters that Should Be in Comic Books

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The pseudoscience of “cryptozoology,” with its gaggle of marvelous animals, is rife with imaginative fodder fitting for four-color fantasies.  While it’s sometimes fun to ponder what it might mean if our favorite cryptids actually existed – as Scientific American blogger Darren Naish does in his new book “Cryptozoologicon” – it’s clear that the improbable beasts […]

Get Super Graphic: A Visual Guide to the Comic Book Universe for Only $12.78!

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Data is beautiful. When done right, even the simplest pie chart can take someone’s breath away. If you’re a fan of visual data and want to know more about your favorite superheroes, then you’re going to have a lot of fun with Super Graphic: A Visual Guide to the Comic Book Universe. It’s filled with […]

Bad to the Bone: The Best Villains in Comics

The Joker's kind of villainy puts everyone to shame

For any hero to achieve true greatness, he has to be pushed to his limit by their opposite number. The villain, the bad guy, the antagonist. This character’s actions ultimately reflect back on the hero as the protagonist’s response will either make him or break him. With that in mind, here are who we think […]

The Best Sidekicks in Comics

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Over the long and colorful history of comic books, superhero sidekicks have been almost as ubiquitous as costumes. Once mere stand-ins for the audience and a sounding board for the hero, some sidekicks have even inherited their mentor’s super alter ego. Here are our choices for the six top sidekicks in comics today. Nightwing As […]

Making Comics in a New World‏

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The two biggest and most important comic markets are Japan’s Mangas and comic book Super Heroes from the USA. They have inspired many people and have become a huge part of culture in their native lands and around the world. But what about the little guys? Web comics have become an outlet for comic book fans, artists […]

For the Nice (and the Naughty): Best Graphic Novels to Give for Christmas

Neil Gaiman changed the way people viewed comics with his Sandman series

With the holiday season in full swing, you might be wondering what to give to friends for Christmas. Even as we take pride in being a website for geeks, allow us to suggest a few graphic novels for you that your friends will surely appreciate (whether they be geeky or not). 1. Watchmen Alan Moore […]