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The Bacardi Story Is Now a Graphic Novel, Created by Two of the Industry's Top Talents They even used rum in the ink

What goes great with rum, besides Coke? A graphic novel, maybe? Bacardi tapped famed comic writer Warren Ellis and artist Mike Allred to create a graphic novel celebrating the history of…

August 15, 2014, 9:41 AM EDT

Comic Icon Archie Will Die Taking a Bullet for a Gay Politician Small-town everyman becomes a media martyr

Archie Andrews, the iconic American comic book character introduced 73 years ago, will die this month when he takes a bullet meant for an openly gay U.S. Senator who supports…

July 15, 2014, 9:39 AM EDT

Which Type of Wikia Superfan Are You? Fan girl, Gen-Z or pop classic

What kind of Wikia fan are you? A massive, 100,000-person survey by the popular wiki farm and audience insights company VisualDNA has classified Wikia users according to nine groups, unearthing potentially…

June 22, 2014, 6:49 PM EDT

Designer Brews Up a Super Set of Comic Book Beer Labels Knock back a Justice League lager

For adult comic fans, superheroes and beer always go together. But Orlando, Fla.-based graphic designer Marcelo Rizzetto is taking that pairing to a new level by creating beers inspired by…

April 25, 2014, 12:37 PM EDT

Did Preacher Finally Find a Home at AMC? Reports indicate development deal for troubled DC Comics property

It's been a long way for Preacher from the comic book page to the small screen, but an adaptation of the salty DC Comics horror/Western book (formerly with DC's corporate…

November 18, 2013, 3:54 PM EST

Watch All 75 Years of Superman's Career in Just Two Minutes The many faces of the Man of Steel

Superman turns 75 this year, so Warner Bros. commissioned Man of Steel director Zack Snyder and animator Bruce Timm to put together a short cartoon recapping Superman's career in comics,…

October 18, 2013, 7:57 AM EDT

VIDEO: How to Make the Perfect Comic Book TV Show After Comic-Con, Sam Thielman chooses his candidates for small-screen glory

As the nation's geeks and nerds pack away their spandex and cardboard cosplay costumes (until October's New York Comic-Con of course) staff writer and office comic book aficionado Sam Thielman…

July 25, 2013, 1:45 PM EDT

Superheroes Need Saving Faced with declining print sales and the closure of specialty shops, comics powerhouse DC plans a digital reboot

For fans of Superman and Batman, September will be a momentous month—Time Warner’s DC Comics is clearing years of superhero continuity by resetting the numbering on all of its titles…

September 6, 2011, 6:44 AM EDT

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