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For a striking sci-fi mystery, take a trip to the Spill Zone

As the graphic novel market continues to grow, the medium is increasingly popular for established novelists who want to add a visual component to their stories. Writer Scott Westerfeld has already dabbled in comics with graphic novel spin-offs to his best-selling Uglies YA book series, but Spill Zone (First Second) is…

It’s Rumor Time: Arnold Schwarzenegger might be in Wonder Woman

Now that Arnold Schwarzenegger is in his post-political-career phase, he’s lined up some interesting projects to break back into movies. Some are silly—like the rumored Twins sequel—and some are just downright ridiculous, like his New Celebrity Apprentice hosting gig. But ComicBook.com’s stumbled upon some internet…

Has DC’s Rebirth successfully redeemed the publisher’s past sins?

Oliver Sava: It’s a strange sensation to be writing about a line-wide DC relaunch for the second time in less than five years, but here I am, discussing DC Rebirth when the memories of The New 52 are still fresh in my mind. To catch up any readers who may not know the specifics of DC’s history: The publisher has a…

Suffrajitsu kicks ass, Fantasy Sports captivates, and Superman returns to form

During the battle for women’s voting rights in early 20th century England, suffragette leader Sylvia Pankhurst advised her followers to learn jiujitsu and start coming to meetings armed with sticks. “It is no use pretending,” she told The New York Times. “We have got to fight.” That factoid is the foundation of Tony…

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Descender soars, Last Man and Ninjak deliver action-packed intrigue

After much anticipation, the first volume of hit French fighting series Last Man (First Second) comes to English this month in an effusively fun and entertaining introduction. Inspired by their love for shounen manga and American pop culture, award-winning cartoonist Bastien Vivès, along with co-authors Michael…