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Wonder Woman Gets Pants, Superman Loses Cape

Two of DC’s holy trinity are getting radically new looks this year. While costume changes are a familiar element of long-running superhero characters, each re-design speaks to various traits that the companies and creators are trying to emphasise. So, here, it’s telling that Wonder Woman’s showing far less skin than she generally does in her most familiar looks.


Still Think The Joker Might Be Coming Back In Batman: Arkham Knight?

Briefly: Still think the Joker might be coming back in Batman: Arkham Knight? Well, in the latest chapter of the tie-in digital comic, the Clown Prince of Crime gets cremated. The folks at DC Comics and sister company Warner Brothers Interactive Entertainment are sure trying their best to convince fans that it won’t happen.


Batman Vs Darth Vader: The Rematch

All you people who cried foul at the end of that brawl where Darth Vader and Batman threw down on the Death Star, this one’s for you.


What Comic Books Don't Show You

It’s not always exciting to be a superhero. There’s downtime, when superheroes go back to their daily lives, screw around, play jokes on each other and pass the day. Finally, we get to see all this recreated in collectible figures and slick photography.


The Problem With A Nazi Superman

Back in 1941, Captain America punched Hitler on the cover of a comic book. Last week, Superman was working for the Fuhrer in one. Could that possibly end well?


New Superman Story Tries To Re-Write Man Of Steel Movie's Big Mistake

Superman: Earth One – Volume 3 is not a good comic-book story. But it’s one that stands in direct opposition to the sorta OK Superman movie that came out in 2013. It pushes back at that thing that happened in the movie. You know, the thing that pissed off a lot of Superman fans.


Crisis Management: Why DC Comics Is Always Changing Everything

Four years ago, DC Comics killed all of their long-running titles, replacing everything — including their oldest Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman series — with new #1s. This past Friday, they have announced that they’re practically doing that again. Big, universe-shuffling change is a constant at DC Comics but it’s happening more frequently than ever. Let’s look back at the cycles and try and figure out why.


Superman's New Power Makes Him A Little Less Super, A Lot More Human

It’s been a problem that creators who’ve worked on Superman projects have been dealing with for decades: How do you make the near-omnipotent Man of Steel feel more relatable? Ironically, the newest solution comes from giving Kal-El yet another superpower.


Looks Like The Lineup Of Titans Live-Action Series Might Include Barbara Gordon

Video: Looks like the line-up of Titans live-action series might include Barbara Gordon. The redhead known as both Batgirl and Oracle might be part of the twentysomething Titans TV show, according to a report on Nerdist.


Batman Beats Superman In Footage Of Cancelled Justice League Game

Long before the release of Injustice: Gods Among Us, there was supposed to be another fighting game that featured the members of DC Comics’ premier superhero team kicking each other’s butts. It got cancelled and footage was never seen. Until now.