Superman vs. Muhammad Ali

Anthony’s recommended Superman comics

I’ve been writing about monthly comics solicitations for years, and also have done a few one-off recommended comic posts. However, I thought I should write some more evergreen posts listing what comics overall I’d recommend. To outline my criteria, I’ll cover the entire timespan of comics, from Golden Age to the present, so it won’t just be recent material. I’ll

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Mxyzptlk

The best magical pranks of Mr. Mxyzptlk

Today’s the birthday of longtime Superman foe Mr. Mxyzptlk, per the 1976 DC Calendar. As longtime Superman fans know, Mr. Mxyzptlk, or “Mxy” for short, is an imp from the fifth dimension. Mxy visits Earth to use his vast reality-altering magical powers to pull pranks on, and otherwise challenge, Superman. Superman can usually only get

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Action Comics #957

Anthony’s DC Comics picks for June 2016

DC’s finally released what’s coming out in June, after waiting for WonderCon. Here’s my look at what’s coming out, as well as the “Rebirth” revamp in general. A full list of solicitations is available here. Comics Action Comics #957, $3 Action Comics #958, $3 Wonder Woman Rebirth #1, $3 Wonder Woman #1, $3 Superman: The Coming

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How wealthy is Superman?

A website called The Bitbag recently made an infographic comparing the relative assets of Superman and Batman, and is claiming that Superman’s (somehow) wealthier than Batman. The AV Club’s picked up on this infographic, as has some other sites, per the ramp-up for “Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice.” Below is the infographic in question: While I’ve written about

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