#196 Batman Begins…and Ends

9/7/09 Batman Begins…and Ends

Frank Miller produced two of the most influential Batman books ever, Batman: The Dark Knight Returns and Batman: Year One, within a short period in the mid-’80s. The stories present the end and beginning of Batman’s career, respectively. Tim and Kumar talk about what’s good, and in some cases maybe a bit annoying, about both books.

#124 The “Action Comics #1” Decision

Action Comics #1Tim and Mulele discuss the recent court decision regarding copyright ownership of the first Superman story in Action Comics #1.

Also, an odd e-mail message about our site, and the latest on Mulele and Kumar’s Weird Crime Theater.

CBR Superman Copyright FAQ

CBR “Permanent Damage” column

#120 “Pyongyang”, “New Frontier”, and more

New FrontierTim and Brandon give their thoughts on Guy Delisle’s Pyongyang, DVD movie Justice League: The New Frontier, Spider-Man One More Day, and Writing for Comics with Peter David!

#082 Web comics: What happens if the big players get involved?

Diesel SweetiesPublishing online opens your comic up to a worldwide audience. But if the major players in print comics start publishing online, will they stamp out all the one-horse comics out there? Is there room on the Web for all of us?

Time article about Web comics

#052 Will Eisner and Neal Adams

Shop Talk

We begin an occasional feature discussing interviews contained in Will Eisner’s Shop Talk. For this first installment, we’ve both read the interview with Neal Adams.

We also discuss Harley Quinn #35, and get the latest news about Mulele!

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#051 Ass-Kicking Babe Edition

We examine Batgirl/Ghost: The Resurrection Engine and Daughters of the Dragon: Samurai Bullets!

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Ghost/Batgirl: The Resurrection Engine

Dennis Bremler, meet Leo Merino. Like looking in a mirror, isn’t it?

Daughters of the Dragon: Samurai Bullets

Ricadonna’s evening wear:
nothing but “fan service”
OK, we get that he’s whispering. But it’d be nice to able to actually READ what he’s whispering!

Misty Knight: Contortionist

Silver Samurai: Italian guy with medival European samurai armor.