Green Lantern and Harley Quinn
Art by Dan Panosian
Disney v. Warner: How Captain America Beat Batman and Superman
New York Times examines what happened between the Batman V Superman V Captain America blowup this spring, and comes up with a lot of the usual ('one film must be better than the other'), but does provide interesting background information on how the films are made and how different the behind-the-scenes efforts were:
"...“Batman v Superman” would seem to have the edge where it really matters to the studios, which is at the box office. It opened first (on March 25). It had the two most valuable intellectual properties in the comic book universe, appearing together in starring roles. And it had enough A-list Hollywood talent to fill a multiplex.
Yet the results are in, and it’s not even close. The theatrical run of “Batman v Superman” is all but over, with a worldwide box office gross of $871 million. “Captain America” has surged past $1 billion in just three weeks.
Warner insists its film will earn a profit. But given that the studio gets only about half the box-office gross, any profit margin will be slim after deducting the film’s enormous production and marketing costs. And that has to be a disappointment considering what the studio must have expected.
...Wonder Woman seems awkwardly gerrymandered into the plot. Batman delivers a ponderous final speech that could (and probably will) run as a trailer for the forthcoming “Justice League: Part One.”
Marvel, too, teases future films (“Spider-Man” and “Black Panther” in “Civil War”) but seems more adept at it. "
Queen Kong - Frank Frazetta
Daniel Acuna 2-page Spread
2-page spread from X-Men #16, Daniel Acuna artwork. Enlarge.
Sensation Comics #48
Art by Jason Badower
Joker and Brown Liquor
Art by Tyler Kirkham
Art by Lissa Treiman
Jason Todd to appear in the Affleck Batman Solo Film
Warners had confirmed that the "dead Robin" outfit that appeared briefly in Batman V Superman was a hint that Jason Todd is due to appear in the Ben Affleck Batman solo film.
JSA by Dan Panosian
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Wonder Woman - Joeseph Linsner art
Record Setting Comics Book Sales
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