My Hero Academia is a reinterpretation of the American superhero comic genre for Japanese audiences, and it's a surprisingly dark take for a Shonen Jump manga. Find out more after the jump!
Superheroes and excitably ladies are the inspirations for Good Smile Company's latest SD figure offerings. Launched for pre-order late last week and today, these include Dagashi Kashi's Shidare Hotaru, One-Punch Man's Genos, Overlord's Albedo and Superman. Get a look after the jump.
Super-powerful alien warriors sent to Earth as newborns get another whack at each other as ScrewAttack! has posted a second Deathmatch video featuring Superman and Dragon Ball's Goku, updated with the latest doings from DC Comics as well as the new God Super Saiyan form. Get a look after the jump.
The Epic Rap Battles web series is back, and this time the contest at hand has the potential to destroy entire worlds. Two of the strongest fighters in the universe, Superman and Dragon Ball Z's Goku, go toe to toe in the clip after the jump.
Warner Bros. has announced that Wonder Woman will be played by 28 year-old Israeli actress and model Gal Gadot in the currently untitled 2015 Superman-Batman live-action movie. More after the jump.
Kotobukiya’s new Bishoujou Wonder Woman is finally up for pre-order, and just in time for some juicy Wonder Woman-based Batman vs. Superman gossip. Check out the details – and the pictures – after the jump.
Could one of TV's greatest villains be taking on the role of one of comics' greatest villains? Hit the jump for more on whether or not Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston is set for the role of Lex Luthor in the upcoming Man of Steel sequel!
Get your Daredevil jokes ready, internet: Ben Affleck just got cast as the next Batman in Zack Snyder’s new Batman/Superman project. Hit the jump for more details.
The Avengers showed us what comic book movies are capable of with continuity and a shared universe--now, DC is hoping for the same magic with an upcoming crossover film featuring Superman and Batman! Hit the jump for details on Superman & Batman, the upcoming kickoff point for the DC Cinematic Universe!
One of the greatest debates in the world—no, the UNIVERSE—is who would win in a death battle between Goku and Superman. Well, the folks at ScrewAttack have gone well out of their way to answer that very question in a 30+ minute video, so prepare for the astounding results after the jump!
Superman isn't just a superhero, he's the original superhero, setting the template for every other do-gooder who came after him. Screenwriter David S. Goyer found writing the upcoming Superman reboot Man of Steel to be a real challenge--more after the jump!
Following a recent poster that had Supes in shackles, a more revealing second trailer for Man of Steel has arrived. Directed by Zack Snyder (300, Watchmen, Sucker Punch) and produced by The Dark Knight's Christopher Nolan, the next crack at taking Superman to the big screen hits theaters in 2013. See how it's shaping up past the jump!
Many Japanese people think that foreign comics are simpler than Japanese manga, but Ame-comi (American comics) and "bande dessinee" (comics produced for French and Belgian readers) have their fans and advocates. To recognize and promote non-native comics translated for Japanese audiences, a Gaiman Award polled readers to find the best of 2012. See the results after the jump.