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Charles Soule’s Next Star Wars Comic Will Tell the Story Behind the Knights of Ren

The author behind some of the most fascinating explorations of Darth Vader in years is turning his hand to Vader’s grandson...and a few of that grandson’s sinister best friends. Read More >>

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All the Biggest and Best News From San Diego Comic Con 2019

It's that time of year again, the one weekend of the year where pop-culture and general geekery take over the news cycle and piss off just about everybody who has an active dislike for this sort of thing. San Diego Comic Con is back, with its impossible-to-buy tickets, exclusive swag, and never-before-seen footage that inevitably leaks online in atrocious quality. It's also the time when the entertainment industry shows off all the stuff it has planned for the near future. Read More >>

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Rooster Teeth Is Teaming Up With DC For RWBY and gen:LOCK Comics

Rooster Teeth has evolved over its fifteen-year history from boutique creator of Halo parodies to major production house for a young adult-oriented animation niche that they fill pretty fabulously. Read More >>

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Brian K. Vaughan’s Time-Travelling Adventure Paper Girls is Coming to Amazon

Bryan K. Vaughan’s time-travelling adventure Paper Girls was just given a series commitment by Amazon. Read More >>

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The Walking Dead Is Adding a New Comics Character, But With a Twist

The Walking Dead’s comic run may have ended, but the AMC series continues. To try and make up for the loss of characters like Rick and Maggie, season nine saw the debut of several new folks from the comic series. The trend looks to continue with a new arrival in season 10, but his storyline is going to have to see some changes. His “raison d’être” doesn’t exist anymore. Read More >>

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The Comic Book Legacies Behind Far From Home’s Final Post-Credit Scene

Spider-Man: Far From Home is a movie with plenty of twists and turns, and they don’t stop when either of its two credit sequences wrap up. We’ve already provided you some comic book background on its first, and perhaps most major, reveal. But there’s some cool comics canon in the second that has intriguing ramifications for the Marvel Cinematic Universe going forward. Read More >>

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The Real Punisher Wants Police to Stop Pretending They’re the Punisher

Despite the many heroic things he’s done over the years in Marvel’s comics, Frank Castle is, at his core, a particularly deranged vigilante whose sense of justice is so extreme that the proper superheroes he often crosses paths with see him as a more of a problem than an ally. Read More >>

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Sean Murphy Has an Explanation for Harley Quinn’s Iconic Three of Diamonds Imagery

Harley Quinn has a distinctive look. Whether she’s wearing a jester costume or not, she’s regularly adorned with the symbol of a playing card. One card in particular, actually: the three of diamonds. Read More >>

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The Justice Society of America Is Coming Back to Help Beat Up Lex Luthor

The DC Universe is setting up a climactic battle this year—one where a seriously messed up Lex Luthor (or rather, some version of him) will lead a villainous charge against a Justice League on the back foot. The League are attempting to manage both the potential end of the universe as they know it and the mother of all public opinion crises. They’re pretty screwed at the moment...but help is on the way. Read More >>

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DC Is Working On a Huge Number of New Young Adult and Kid Books

DC recently announced that they were consolidating all of their imprints, cancelling a wide variety of separate lines, including the DC Ink and DC Zoom lines aimed at younger readers. In the aftermath of that news, it would be easy to worry about the future of DC’s books for non-adult audiences, but it turns out they have that covered. Read More >>

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The Dark Crystal is Getting a Comic That’s a Prequel to the Netflix Prequel Show

So... how far back do you want to go? Boom Studios is hoping it’s pretty damn far, as the publisher has announced a comic book series that’ll serve as an official prequel to Netflix’s own prequel series, The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance. Read More >>

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DC Comics Just Killed Its Vertigo Imprint

After 26 years and several reshuffles and reboots later – including one just last year – DC Entertainment has announced that its legendary adult-focused imprint Vertigo has been shuttered as part of a rebranding and restructuring of its imprint divisions. Read More >>

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J.J. Abrams and Son are Writing a Spider-Man Comic

With his son. And teaming up with Ultimate Spider-Man artist and Miles Morales co-creator Sara Pichelli to do so. Read More >>

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Teen Titans: Raven, the Next DC Ink Graphic Novel, is Due Out 2nd July, and Here’s a Trailer

DC Ink is DC’s latest attempt to break into the YA direct market, and its next release, written by YA author Kami Garcia and drawn by Gabriel Picolo (who rose to viral fame with his illustrations of casual Teen Titans), is Teen Titans: Raven, coming out this summer. Read More >>