Robin 101: One Name, Many Heroes
Has The Absence gotten the best of Batman in BATMAN AND ROBIN #19?
If we've learned anything from Paul Cornell and Scott McDaniel's Batman and Robin issues, it's that The Absence isn't quite all there up in her noggin, and I'm not just talking about the giant hole in her head. The lady's scary-crazy.
DCU IN 2011: Gothic horror, action and BATWOMAN in 2011
2010 was a big year for Batwoman, with the publication of the beautiful hardcover of BATWOMAN: ELEGY and issue #0 of generating flat out rave reviews in the press. 2011 promises even bigger and better things with the launch of the eagerly anticipated BATWOMAN ongoing series. For insight into what’s in store for Kate Kane, we reached out to J.H. Williams:
DCU in 2011: El Gaucho and the Batman of Africa join BATMAN, INCORPORATED.
A new status quo. Those words are thrown around, a lot, in the comic book industry. But that’s exactly what New York Times bestselling writer Grant Morrison and team have created with BATMAN, INC. Bruce Wayne has extended Batman’s mission—and brand—globally.
DCU in 2011: Luthor wins in DC UNIVERSE ONLINE LEGENDS #1
If there was a crowd-stopper at last year's San Diego and New York Comic-Cons, it was definitely the DC Universe Online cinematic trailer: a great, six-minute piece of animation where the big heroes of the DC Universe, well, get absolutely destroyed.
What's happening to Smallville High?
Below are four pages of Jeff Lemire and Pier Gallo's SUPERBOY #3. What's happening to the students of Smallville High? I'm not telling.
Tim Drake enters the Unternet in RED ROBIN #19
Tim Drake's fought a lot of nightmarish villains - but the true enemy in RED ROBIN #19 may actually be a nightmare. The strange, backwards world Tim's woken up in may actually all be in his head... or is it? RED ROBIN #19 co-stars Tamara Fox as an angry, talking baby and hits stores next Wednesday.
AN EXCLUSIVE LOOK AT ALL-STAR SUPERMAN
It is based on a book that is an Eisner Award winner and a New York Times bestseller. It’s a personal story with an epic scope. It’s iconic and classic, yet modern and daring. Yes, we’re talking about ALL-STAR SUPERMAN.
DCU in 2011: David Finch and special guests contribute to ACTION COMICS' 900th issue
Action Comics hits a big milestone issue this year, and it only seems appropriate it gets a top-notch cover from a top-notch artist. Without further ado, David Finch's cover to ACTION COMICS #900:
DCU in 2011: What does Doomsday want?
Doomsday's back - and while we agree that that’s not a good sign for the heroes of the DCU, we can still ask: why did Doomsday return? Well, I asked, and I got a hint back in return. Here's a few words from DC Executive Editor Eddie Berganza about Reign of Doomsday: