Fantastic Four is The Most Self-Loathing Superhero Movie I’ve Ever Seen

Superhero movies have tried hard to leave behind some of their Silver Age comic-book trappings in the past decade. We’ve seen darker, grimmer versions of Superman and other heroes—but the new Fantastic Four reboot goes beyond darkness, into actual self-loathing. It’s kind of bizarre. »8/07/15 11:29am8/07/15 11:29am

Three Graphic Novels That Might Make This The Greatest Week of New Graphic Novels Ever

Tomorrow, you will be able to walk into a comics shop (yes, they still exist, despite me downloading most of comics to an iPad), and you will be able to buy three graphic novels. One is by Grant Morrison. One is by Eddie Campbell. One is by Alan Moore.

Morrison and Moore are merely two of the most acclaimed comics… »6/26/12 3:20pm6/26/12 3:20pm

Calm Down, Before Watchmen Won't Be the End Times for Comics Creativity

If you listen to certain corners of the internet, the souls of comics fans everywhere are going to cry out for justice come June 6th. That's when DC Comics starts rolling out Before Watchmen »3/20/12 3:01pm3/20/12 3:01pm, the controversial prequels to Alan Moore's beloved dystopian superhero opus. Written and drawn by legendary creators Alan…