Batman celebrates 75th birthday

Jul 4, 2014

Batman celebrates 75th birthday

Ker-pow! Batman is celebrating his 75th birthday this month with a series of comic-book, video-game and other events putting Gotham City’s famed caped crusader firmly back in the spotlight. July 23 is officially Batman Day, and to mark the occasion in Hollywood, Warner Bros. ...

Comic book character Archie to die 'heroically'

Apr 9, 2014

Comic book character Archie to die 'heroically'

Not even Archie Andrews is immortal in the world of comics. Archie Comics announced Tuesday that the famous comic book character will heroically sacrifice himself while saving the life of a friend in a July installment of “Life with Archie,” a comic book series ...

Marvel Comics resurrects Ms. Marvel as Muslim teen in Jersey

Nov 6, 2013

Marvel Comics resurrects Ms. Marvel as Muslim teen in Jersey

Marvel Comics is bringing Ms. Marvel back as a 16-year-old daughter of Pakistani immigrants living in Jersey City named Kamala Khan. The character — among the first to be a series protagonist who is both female and Muslim — is part of Marvel Entertainment’s ...