​12 Heroes and Villains Who Kicked the Incredible Hulk's Green Ass

The Hulk is Incredible, Indestructible, Rampaging, the Strongest one there is, and a noted smashing enthusiastic. What he is not, however, is undefeated. Before his current insane level of strength, where he can basically punch other dimensions, a variety of heroes and even a villain or two have managed to beat the… » 3/14/14 2:29pm 3/14/14 2:29pm

​16 Trick Arrows That Make Green Arrow's Boxing Glove Arrow Look Cool

We have made fun of Green Arrow's Boxing Glove Arrow for too long. Sure, it's easy to laugh at a man firing a boxing glove from his bow, but it's still an arrow meant to knock bad guys out instead of piercing their flesh, and that's genuinely useful. Besides, Green Arrow has had dozens of arrows over the years that are … » 1/03/14 4:57pm 1/03/14 4:57pm

​The Biggest Mistakes, Blunders and Bad Ideas of 2013

To err is human, to forgive divine. So I guess if you forgive these people and companies for making some of the most moronic decisions of this year, you're a god. Congratulations! Now cast your divine attention to learning how DC, Cartoon Network, Disney and more bungled their way through 2013. » 12/30/13 4:08pm 12/30/13 4:08pm

15 People Who Have Kicked Batman's Ass

They say given enough time and resources, Batman can defeat anybody. But let's be clear — Batman doesn't always have the time to plan or the resources he needs, and thus Batman is hardly undefeated in his crime-fighting career. Here are 15 different DC characters, heroes and villains, who have handed the Dark Knight a… » 11/12/13 3:25pm 11/12/13 3:25pm

DC’s explanation of why Batwoman can’t get married is nonsense

By now, we all know about Batwomangate, in which DC forbade the marriage of Batwoman Kate Kane to her fiancée Maggie Sawyer — causing co-writers J.H. Williams III and W. Haden Blackman to quit the series. DC has been in recovery mode, and DC co-publisher Dan DiDio tried to explain the situation. Here’s why he was still… » 9/10/13 7:45pm 9/10/13 7:45pm

The 2002 Batman/Superman movie wouldn't have been the worst thing ever

Last week, we showed you the full script of Batman/Superman: Asylum, Warner Bros.' 2002 attempt to bring both DC superheroes to the same movie screen. Because the script is 1) really long and 2) oft illegible, here's a reasonably quick summary of the movie's plot, its strengths, its plotholes, and its weirdness. » 9/03/13 7:16am 9/03/13 7:16am

Ben's Chili Bowl Half-Smokes and Chili Sauce: The Snacktaku Review

There's a place called Ben's Chili Bowl on U Street in Washington D.C. that's been the talk of the town since 1958. Ben's half-smokes and chili sauce — a riff on the traditional chili dog — has been raved over by the rich and famous and showcased on any number of popular cable food programs. I've always wanted to… » 8/28/13 4:00pm 8/28/13 4:00pm

Verily, This Hip-Hop Graphic Novel’s Take on Romeo & Juliet Is My New…

I haven't read Shakespeare since high school. But Prince of Cats » 9/25/12 3:00pm 9/25/12 3:00pm makes me want to go back to 10th grade English class and actually pay attention. Was Romeo a grafitti artist when the Bard of Avon first created him? Of course he wasn't. But that change and the rest of the updating that writer/artist Ronald Wimberly…

Happy 20th Birthday, Harley Quinn! You're Getting This Stunning Statue…

I mean, she should be right? The Dark Knight's always beating up on her puddin' and spoiling all her psychotic, malicious fun. But, darn if she doesn't look downright flirty here, in a new statue coming from DC Collectibles. The piece—sculpted by Jack Matthews—stands about 9.25 inches tall and sports the character… » 9/13/12 9:30pm 9/13/12 9:30pm

If Lego Batman 2 Happened in Arkham City, It Would Look Like This

Crossovers happen in comics all the time, where characters stumble into worlds that look radically different and meet alternate versions of themselves. Such a thing probably won't happen with the kid-friendly Lego Batman 2 and the Dark Knight's ultra-violent exploits in Batman: Arkham City. » 5/17/12 4:45pm 5/17/12 4:45pm

Something Brutal Happens Before Watchmen on the Cover on Minutemen #3

As controversial as it's been, DC Comics' upcoming prequel to the Watchmen hold have also piqued the interest of comics fans everywhere.

The book I'm most looking forward to is Minutemen » 5/08/12 3:00pm 5/08/12 3:00pm, written and drawn by Darwyn Cooke. The lives of the first generation of costumed heroes—who were in a team called the…

DC Universe Adds 120,000 Players After First Free-to-Play Day

Shifting to a free-to-play model yesterday, DC Universe Online opened the gates to the freeloading hordes. More than 120,000 signed up for the MMO said John Smedley, the president of Sony Online Entertainment. That figure's for the PC, though. No word yet on PS3 enrollments. » 11/03/11 11:30pm 11/03/11 11:30pm