comic-books

Understanding Batman Fans’ Undying Thirst for Robin’s Firm, Firm Ass

Batman’s original sidekick, Dick Grayson, has long been beloved by comics readers. But how did he, of all characters, become the medium’s first male sex symbol?

The Breakout Sex Symbol of ‘Watchmen’ Is Tim Blake Nelson’s Voice

Watching Nelson interrogate white supremacists on the buzzy new HBO series is eerie, uncomfortable… and deeply alluring

Every Fight Scene Should Be More Like Ultraviolent Anime

Graphic beat-em-ups in the Dragon Ball style may seem like brainless fare — but there’s an art to the slow burn that makes them more compelling than, say, ‘Hobbs & Shaw’

Sir, You Are Not the Joker

I’m worried about the dudes dressing as the Clown Prince of Crime in day-to-day life