10 Absurd Comic Book Crossovers

The time honored tradition of the comic book crossover has a long and rich history of not making any damn sense whatsoever. Characters who are popular at the

The Possible Non-Delusional Life of Mental Patient Bruce Wayne

Ah Batman. Touted as the “plausible superhero”. I mean, with the right training and gadgets and backstory and billions of dollars, you could be Batman, right? But what if… what if not even Bruce Wayne could be Batman?

5 Strange Alternate Universe Stories of Iconic Superheroes

You can only tell the same story so many times before it gets boring, even if that story is about an orphaned billionaire/last alien of its kind/radioactive arachnid enthusiast. That’s when comic writers turn to alternate universes to get creative and – frankly – quite weird.

4 More Comic Book Movies (Fans Would Like to Forget About)

We established in a previous article that comic book movies were: A) All the rage, B) Totally badass and C) Hiding a shameful, shameful past. And we’re not

4 Coolest Parodies and Criticism of Newspaper Comics

The newspaper industry is a dying model. And nothing shows quite how dated ol’ “ink-and-paper” can be than the old strips that adorn the comics page. Now

5 Most Awesome Batman Comics

We all want to be Batman. Some of us would even sacrifice our parents for the chance, just like Bruce Wayne. The people that wouldn’t haven’t seen the crazy stuff Batman gets up to.

Four Comic Book Movies (Fans Would Like to Forget About)

Spurred by the death of original thought, the comic book movie has become almost as popular as sequels and remakes in Hollywood. In recent years, through

6 Reasons Continuity Destroys Superhero Universes

In desperate need of a way to kill an afternoon or longer? Ask your nearest comic book nerd to explain the various continuities of his favorite character’s universe. Sound like fun? Well there’s a good reason for that.

7 Insane Alternative Versions of Popular Superheroes

Handling comic book superheroes is a little bit like having sex, no matter how insanely incompatible the two might seem. With both fictional heroes and sex you

Most Important Comic Book Characters…Who Happen to Be Dead

Everyone loves an origin story, or at least Hollywood believes they do or they wouldn’t keep rebooting franchises every decade. But many of these stories feature characters that do more in death than they ever do in life…