Graphic Novels

How the small city of Northampton shaped Alan Moore and comics history

He is not a man who embraces fame, and so while his name may not immediately rin ga bell, you've almost certainly come across an Alan Moore comic …

Comics

Dark Horse Comics’ February 2018 Solicitations

Dark Horse has provided CBR with covers and solicit information for products shipping in February 2018. When you’re through checking out these …

Books

PREVIEW: Star Wars #39 by Kieron Gillen & Salvador Larroca

THE ASHES OF JEDHA! The Rebel Alliance turns its attention to the shattered planet of Jedha! Once the site of great significance to the Jedi, Jedha …

Comics

“The Wicked + the Divine” #33

If we just rated comics on how shocking they were, this issue would get a perfect score. It contained not just one of the most shocking panels in an …

Comics

THE ARCHIES Meet CHVRCHES in Our Rockin’ Preview (Exclusive)

Everyone’s favorite teen dream band are back in December’s <i>The Archies #3!</i> Yep, Betty, Veronica, and the boys are back, embarking on their first tour, …

Music

Essay: Jamie Rotante Says Betty and Veronica: Vixens is About “Women Helping Women”

Art by Fiona Staples<i>We’ve been really excited about the upcoming Archie Comics ongoing title,</i> Betty and Veronica: Vixens<i>, in which Betty and Veronica</i> …

Comics

First-look preview of Jughead: The Hunger #2

<b>Jughead: The Hunger</b> continues this December with the release of the second issue, and we’ve got an unlettered first look preview for you here; check …

Movies

Why the best one-off characters belong to Asterix

Aliya Whiteley Nov 17, 2017As Asterix And The Chariot Race goes on sale, we take a look at the series' wonderful one-off characters... If you’re a …

Comics

7 of the best graphic novels for reluctant readers

Published on: 15 November 2017<p>Alexis Deacon gives us his top graphic novel picks for children all the way up to 12 years.<p>Alexis Deacon is the creator …

Comics

SPOTLIGHT ON THE GREAT KEN REID (1919-1987)

Fans of British comics have given a resounding cheer for the publication of <i>Faceache: The First Hundred Scrunges</i>, by the great Ken Reid, on 30 …

DC Thomson

Column: Paper Girls Belongs on Your Route

<i>Paper Girls</i>, published by<b> Image Comics</b> is the answer to those withdrawal pains you’re feeling after bingeing season two of <i>Stranger Things</i>. Fans of …

Comics

The Wicked + The Divine #33 Review: A Stunning, Game-Changing Issue

<i>The Wicked + The Divine #33</i> from Image Comics by <b>Kieron Gillen</b>, <b>Jamie McKelvie</b>, <b>Matthew Wilson</b>, <b>Clayton Cowles,</b> and <b>Dee Cunniffe</b> is going to be a tough …

Comics

The Origin of Rampage – Bloodshot Salvation #4 Preview

The villain of the current <i>Bloodshot Salvation</i> arc is Rampage. Most good villains have an origin, and Rampage gets his in issue #4, due out 12/13. As …

Comics

Watch Sheldon discover comic book for the first time in Young Sheldon episode 4

Young Sheldon episode 4 is titled, A Therapist, a Comic Book and a Breakfast Sausage.<p>We have seen Sheldon Cooper's love for comic books on The Big …

TV

The 10 best graphic novels of 2017

<b>Batman, Vol. 2: I Am Suicide</b><p>By Tom King et al. (DC Comics)<p>King, a CIA agent turned star comics writer, has an uncanny knack for blending visceral action with focused intellect — a dance of brains and brute force that pops off the page like genius choreography.<p><b>The Best We Could Do</b><p>By Thi Bui (Harry …

Entertainment

Watch: Kelly Sue Deconnick tells the whole story behind Captain Marvel's redesigned costume

One of the many signature contributions that <b>Kelly Sue Deconnick</b> has made to the comics world took place in 2012 when she evolved Carol Danvers from …

Comics

INTERVIEW: Gillen & McKelvie on WicDiv’s endgame & what it means to win

from The Wicked + The Divine #29, art by Jamie McKelvie<p>The story of <i>The Wicked + The Divine</i> is the story of its creators. It’s a story about art– the …

Comics

Baking With Kafka Trends in Contemporary Graphic Novels

What are the unique possibilities of the graphic novel? And how has its appeal diversified and evolved in recent years? Explore current trends in …

Comics

Cartoonist Chris Ware: Charlie Rose

November 15th, 2017, 9:44 AM UTC<p>Chris Ware is a cartoonist whose work is characterized by its meticulous design, emotional depth, and ambitious …

Business

The Electrifying Dreamworld of The Green Hand

I’ve been deeply in love with the work of Nicole Claveloux for close to forty years, which is strange because until the New York Review of Comics reissue of <i>The Green Hand</i>, I’d never actually read one of her stories. I don’t read French, but more to the point, it somehow seemed perilous to focus in …

Psychogeography

Twitter puts a comic book superhero spin on classic songs

Sometimes, inspiration for hilarious song parodies can come in the unlikeliest of places: superheroes. Nowhere was that more evident than on Twitter …

Comics

Forward Comix: A Driven Indie Publisher Seeks To Chart A New Course

<i>Jerome Walford writes:</i><p>Imagine waking up one morning and not being able to see. Like many indie creators, I can remember reading comics as a kid, and …

Comics

Madefire Adds Image To Their Digital Comics Platform

Madefire just added another key piece in their quest to challenge Comixology’s grip on digital comics: Image Comics now has their lineup on Madefire. …

Comics

2017 Top 100 Comic Book Storylines: #100-91

You voted, and now, after over 1,000 ballots were cast, here are the results of your votes for your favorite comic book storylines of all-time (this …

Comics

A Guide to Fantasy and Science Fiction Made for Black People, by Black People

Last week, Marvel unveiled a line of <i>Black Panther</i> character posters that snatched the souls out of every living melanated human being. Black Panther …

Comics

The Secret Origin of the Goblin King and Some Labyrinth Variant Covers For Your David Bowie Fix

Simon Spurrier (Godshaper, The Power of the Dark Crystal) and Daniel Bayliss (Jim Henson’s Storyteller: Dragons, Kennel Block Blues) present a …

Pop Culture

ARCHIE COMICS February 2018 Solicitations

Credit: Archie Comics<p><b>MARVEL DIGEST</b><p><b>MARVEL COMICS DIGEST #5</b><br>Marvel Comics’ best-selling heroes are back in the ever-popular digest format! This fifth …

Comics

Lucifer season 3 episode 7 recap: Off the Record

Lucifer is in quite the predicament as a nosy reporter follows his every move, bent on revenge for sleeping with his wife. Here’s your recap of “Off …

Comics

The (re)Collection Agency #6: A Conversation with Aaron Kashtan

Welcome to the sixth installment of <i>The (re)Collection Agency</i><i>,</i> a post series where we bring you informal talks with comics scholars about their comics …

Comics

Early Preview: Archie #26

<b>ARCHIE #26</b><p>Script: Mark Waid<br>Art: Audrey Mok, Kelly Fitzpatrick, Jack Morelli<br>Cover: Audrey Mok<br>Variant Covers: Sandy Jarrell, Thomas Pitilli<br>On Sale …

Comics