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Suspended Animation: Billy Tucci's A Child Is Born by Mark Allen (12-24-12)
For those who want a graphic novel reminder of the reason for the season...
How Many Avengers Does It Take To Save The World? by Derek McCaw (12-10-12)
Go big or go home. It's gonna go BIIIIIGGGG...
The Hulk Isn't Just Incredible, He's Indestructible by Derek McCaw (12-05-12)
Mark Waid and Leinil Yu deliver what we expected: excellence.
Comics Review: The Perfect Time For SAGA by Derek McCaw (11-30-12)
Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples have the book EVERYBODY should read...
Comics Review: Joe Kubert Presents by Derek McCaw (11-29-12)
The last from a comics giant proves he never lost his power...
Suspended Animation: The Outlaw Prince by Mark Allen (11-28-12)
Dark Horse adapts one of Edgar Rice Burroughs' forgotten heroes... but worth remembering!
Make Way For A Superior Spider-Man by Derek McCaw (11-27-12)
Last week's Amazing Spider-Man #698 changes everything... things might just get oedipal...
Deconstructing The Phantom Stranger #2 by Ric Bretschneider (11-20-12)
The secret to undoing the New 52 might be in these pages... but do you care?
Kickstart a Legend: Kid Beowulf and the Rise of El Cid by Derek McCaw (11-16-12)
Careful... Alexis Fajardo might teach you something...
Dexter Does Marvel by Derek McCaw (11-16-12)
If only he'd clean up the Marvel Universe...
Temple Running From Print by Derek McCaw (11-16-12)
Care to guess which publisher has the top-selling comics? It's not DC or Marvel...
The Merc with a Mouth with a New #1... by Derek McCaw (11-12-12)
Deadpool takes on undead Presidents, and not one of them is a Rombie...
Once Upon a Dime: The Website by Derek McCaw (11-08-12)
Just noticed that the A.V. Club interviewed Mark Hamill about Comic Book: The Movie, so take a look at this promotional work that some of the Fanboy Planet staff did for him.
Hellblazer Is Dead; Long Live Constantine? by Derek McCaw (11-08-12)
Vertigo's longest-running title bites the dust so that DC can have him all to themselves...
The Top Ten Events in the Life of Hellboy (11-07-12)
Forget Obama returning to the White House -- Hellboy returns in December!
Suspended Animation: Star Trek Assignment Earth by Mark Allen (11-07-12)
John Byrne boldly goes where no Roddenberry had gone before... except for that one time...
Visit Dark Country by Derek McCaw (10-31-12)
Thomas Jane brings you a great creepy tale for Halloween...
Disney To Lucas: Join Me and We Shall Rule the Galaxy by Derek McCaw (10-30-12)
But what does it mean for the fans? UPDATE from Dark Horse included!
The New York Comic-Con 2012 by Deborah J. Draisin (10-30-12)
Let's look back just a couple of weeks to something good happening to New York City...
Cyberforce: Kickstarted, Rebooted and FREE by Derek McCaw (10-30-12)
Forget all the Image baggage -- you've got a cool new sci fi story going here...
Loki the Hero? by Derek McCaw (10-24-12)
Why the God of Chaos finds himself a Young Avenger...
Stan Lee Vs. Disney? We Say It Ain't So! by Derek McCaw (10-15-12)
Does Disney owe Stan the Man? Perhaps, but that's not who's suing in his name...
Return to the Convention of the APE - 2012 Photo Essay by Ric Bretschneider (10-15-12)
Over on the Left Coast, we had the Alternative Press Expo...and Ric was there!
Comics: Batman #13 by Derek McCaw (10-11-12)
The Joker returns, and worse, he may have been here all along... right next to you...
Comics: Uncanny Avengers #1 by Derek McCaw (10-11-12)
Sifting through the ashes of the Phoenix Force...
ARGO: How Jack Kirby Saved Six Diplomats by Derek McCaw (10-10-12)
Okay, so the CIA and the Canadian government had a little to do with it...
Suspended Animation: The Incredibles by Mark Allen (10-09-12)
Disney re-releases a four-issue mini-series in a great kid-friendly format!
Madefire Launches on iPhones and iPods! by Derek McCaw (09-27-12)
...and the future of comics just got closer. Oh, wait! It's already here!
52 Skidoo: Justice League #12 by Derek McCaw (09-05-12)
Clark and Diana sitting in a tree...
52 Skidoo: Green Lantern Annual #1 by Derek McCaw (09-05-12)
The Rise of the Third Army starts here, another chapter in Geoff Johns' epic tale.
52 Skidoo: Aquaman #12 by Derek McCaw (09-05-12)
Looking at where that industry shaking event is one year later, starting with the Sea King!
Comic-Con 2012: The Costumes Part 10 by Ric Bretschneider (09-04-12)
One last big cosplay blowout!
Who Are Worthy of the Power of Thor? by Troy Benson (09-04-12)
A podcast question spills over onto the website; may it spark the same debate for you...
Comic-Con 2012: The Costumes Part 9 by Ric Bretschneider (08-28-12)
Cosplay has something for everyone!
The Fanboy Planet Podcast Amazon Shop for Episode #278 (08-28-12)
A few of the things mentioned on this week's podcast...
Comics: The Digital Revolution Continues! by Derek McCaw (08-28-12)
Madefire brings former DC Editor Ben Abernathy on board; Liam Sharp tells us why...
Comic-Con 2012: The Costumes Part 8 by Ric Bretschneider (08-27-12)
A lot of Teen Titans, but not the ones you can get in the New 52...
Comic-Con 2012: The Costumes Part 7 by Ric Bretschneider (08-14-12)
A mixture of video game characters and ...hey, how did a literary one sneak in there?
An Appreciation of Joe Kubert: Eight Pages by Sam F. Park (08-14-12)
Examining a master's craft at storytelling...
Comic-Con 2012: The Costumes Part 6 by Ric Bretschneider (08-13-12)
With two very visible Invisible Women...
Comic-Con 2012: The Costumes Part 5 by Ric Bretschneider (08-10-12)
When realities collide...
Comic-Con 2012: The Costumes Part 4 by Ric Bretschneider (08-09-12)
Some gender-bending and a reminder that you can buy the new blu-ray of Spaceballs...
Comic-Con 2012: The Costumes Part 3 by Ric Bretschneider (07-18-12)
And this ISN'T even the day of the Masquerade...
Comic-Con 2012: Pause For Cocktails With Stan (07-17-12)
Please join Stan Lee and Derek Mears for a little conversation while we rest...
Comic-Con 2012: Friday Gallery by Ric Bretschneider and Derek McCaw (07-16-12)
And we ain't seen nuthin' yet...
Comic-Con 2012: The Costumes Part 2 by Ric Bretschneider (07-15-12)
Still not the majority of attendees, but a LOT of great costumes this year...
Comic-Con 2012: The Costumes Part 1 by Ric Bretschneider (07-14-12)
Really, most people walk around the Con dressed as normal people. THE FOOLS!
Comic-Con 2012: Thursday Gallery by Derek McCaw (07-13-12)
A long day, a good day, and it's only Thursday...
Comic-Con 2012: Neil Gaiman Returns to the Sandman! (07-13-12)
HUGE surprise announcement at Vertigo Panel! Let Gaiman tell it...
Comic-Con 2012: Ralph's Joins Us by Derek McCaw (07-12-12)
San Diego supermarket makes it easy...
Comic-Con 2012: THE FIRST WORKING SONIC SCREWDRIVER! (07-12-12)
Still useless on anything wood...
Comic-Con 2012: Preview Night Gallery by Derek McCaw (07-11-12)
The first night is upon us!
Spider-Man: Into the Fabulous! by Ric Bretschneider (05-10-12)
It's a day for pushing movie tie-ins, but this one you weren't expecting!
WonderCon 2012: Life On The Floor by Mish'al Samman (05-08-12)
Many Bothans died to bring us these photos... that's why they're so late...
The Curse of Shazam Is Coming by Derek McCaw (03-05-12)
Maybe the curse is that DC has no idea what to do with the character...
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