DC COMICS

  • Dark Knight origins: Batman prequel TV show 'Gotham' premiers in the US September 23, 2014

    How did gentle young Bruce Wayne become Batman? The back story of Batman and his chief villains came to life on Monday in 'Gotham', a new television drama series by Fox. The show opened to positive responses from the audiences, according to several media reports. According to an online news website,...
  • OMG! Was that the Joker in the new trailer for 'Gotham'? August 5, 2014

    Seriously. How excited are you about 'Gotham'? The makers of 'Gotham' have released a latest trailer for the series, which is set to premier this September. Fans will now get a chance to glimpse into the world of Batman before Batman actually existed. And guess what? The Joker makes an...
  • Don't blink! New trailer of the series 'The Flash' is here May 17, 2014

    Based on the DC Comics character 'Flash', a costumed crimefighter who was created by Robert Kanigher, John Broome and Carmine Infantino, the new series 'The Flash' is all set to hit the screens in the US this fall.Starring Grant Gustin, Candice Patton and Rick Cosnett in the leading roles, the...
  • Superman gets new logo for 75th birthday May 31, 2013

    New York: Superman, who turns 75 this year, might be the ultimate macho male but he too needs a birthday present and his creators have given him just that a new spiffy logo. The Man of Steel is the man of the hour for a whole year of celebratory...
  • ArabMuslim to join 'Green Lantern' comic series September 4, 2012

    Detroit: When DC Comics decided to blow up its fabled universe and create a brave, diverse future, Geoff Johns drew from the past for a new character: his own background as an ArabAmerican. The company's chief creative officer and writer of the relaunched 'Green Lantern' series dreamed up Simon Baz, DC's...
  • Wait, Superman and Wonder Woman...did WHAT? August 28, 2012

    Philadelphia: Wonder Woman and Superman are an item, locking lips in a passionate embrace as the pair realize that there's no one out there like them. The couple's kiss is the culmination of a dramatic story in 'Justice League' No. 12, which marks the first full year since DC relaunched its...
  • Green Lantern relaunched as brave, mighty and gay June 1, 2012

    Philadelphia: Green Lantern, one of DC Comics' oldest and enduring heroes no matter what parallel earth he's on, is serving as a beacon for the publisher again, this time as a proud, mighty and openly gay hero. The change is revealed in the pages of the second issue of 'Earth 2'...
  • Boosted by relaunch, DC overtakes Marvel November 5, 2011

    Philadelphia: Call it a relaunch bump and jump. DC Comics overtook longtime rival Marvel for the first time since 2002 after figures for October sales of comic books showed the publisher of relaunched versions of Superman, Batman, the Flash and others, gathering 51 percent of the market share for the month...
  • After 'Potter', Warner Bros eyes DC Comics magic July 5, 2011

    Los Angeles: If only they could wave a magic wand, studio executives at Warner Bros. would make their 'Harry Potter' film franchise last forever. But movie magic takes more than a whisk of a stick to conjure up. When 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2' opens on July...
  • Batman breathes his last in a new comic November 29, 2008

    London: DC comics' superhero Batman who breathed his last in the latest comic Batman R.I.P. gets murdered by a man claiming to be his father, who he thought was dead. Billionaire Bruce Wayne, who by night is crimefighting superhero Batman, is killed by Simon Hurt, the leader of the Black Glove...