RIP Carmine Infantino, 1925-2013 – His Wonder Woman Legacy

Yesterday, legendary comic book artist Carmine Infantino passed away at the age of 87.  Infantino is perhaps best known for helping to launch the Silver Age of comics when he co-created and designed the costume for an all-new Flash in Showcase #4 in October 1956.  He co-created many other famed characters as well, including theContinue reading “RIP Carmine Infantino, 1925-2013 – His Wonder Woman Legacy”

Gail Simone Fired From Batgirl OR DC Must Hate Selling Comic Books

Bleeding Cool broke the story yesterday that Gail Simone was off of Batgirl, and it was soon confirmed by Gail Simone.  Last Wednesday, editor Brian Cunningham told Simone that she was no longer the writer of Batgirl (by email, no less… classy), and the story that’s starting to emerge isn’t so great.  Her removal mayContinue reading “Gail Simone Fired From Batgirl OR DC Must Hate Selling Comic Books”

My Case For Wonder Woman To Win The Most Kick Ass DC Woman Tournament At DCWKA

For the past three years, the fantastic site DC Women Kicking Ass has run a tournament to name the most kick ass DC woman of the year.  This year, the final four are Batgirl (Barbara Gordon), Black Canary (Dinah Lance), Stephanie Brown, and Wonder Woman.  Yesterday and today, each woman’s case has been made inContinue reading “My Case For Wonder Woman To Win The Most Kick Ass DC Woman Tournament At DCWKA”

I’m Not Going To Watch Comic Book Men Anymore OR Epic Second Chance Fail

I did not care for the first episode of Comic Book Men at all, but much like not judging a book by it’s cover, you shouldn’t judge a TV show by just one episode.  So I tuned in again tonight, to give it a second chance.  I figured that since I’m a total comic bookContinue reading “I’m Not Going To Watch Comic Book Men Anymore OR Epic Second Chance Fail”