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Depictions of The Joker In Media

Okay, let’s start with the obvious thing that folks have been talking about for the past few days.  The director of the upcoming Suicide Squad… 1,584 more words

Comics

25 Facts You Won't Know About Batman

Over Wonder Con weekend, media outlets like our fine establishment were given a press kit from DC Entertainment that had tons of great information about the Caped Crusader and his upcoming 75th birthday. 530 more words

Dorkaholics

Super-Villain Sunday: Deadshot

Super-Villain Sunday this week brings you master marksman and the world’s most dangerous contract killer, Deadshot. Created by Bob Kane, David Reed and Lew Schwartz in 1950 primarily as a new villain for  387 more words

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Retro Review: Batman #1 (1940) - "The Joker" / "The Joker Returns"

Retro Review takes a look at influential issues of DC Comics and measures their artistic integrity against their cultural and symbolic importance to the DC Universe and comic books in general. 2,392 more words

Heroes

Action 16 - Superman takes on gambling, Pep's back to being a bodyguard, Clip Carson vs Cheops, and Zatara goes to Saturn

Although Action 16 (Sept. 39) features a generic cover image, the bullet with Superman in it is now firmly in place in the upper left hand corner, where it will remain as it alters over the years, transforming into the DC bullet. 418 more words

The Legacy of Bill Finger

“Either you die a hero or live long enough to see yourself become a villain.” This quote became famous in Chris Nolan’s, The Dark Knight… 560 more words

DC Comics

Bill Finger, The Mack Daddy

I’d fancy a hefty wager that most of you don’t know the name Bill Finger. In fact, you probably don’t even know the name Bob Kane. 826 more words