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DC Comics is one of the largest and oldest American comic book companies, and a subsidiary of Warner Bros. since 1967. Popular characters published by the company include: Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, The Flash, Green Lantern, Aquaman, Green Arrow, Hawkman, Cyborg and Supergirl. Popular DC Comics teams include Justice League, Suicide Squad, Birds of Prey, Teen Titans, and Watchmen.
Former US Army Cavalry Officer and pulp writer Major Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson founded the precursor to the company we now know as DC Comics, National Allied Publications in autumn 1934. His first comic book, the tabloid-sized New Fun: The Big Comic Magazine #1 was cover dated February 1935 .
Detective Comics, a detective-themed anthology series, debuted with a March 1937 cover date, and would introduce Batman to the world with Detective Comics #27, cover-dated May 1939. The initials "D.C." in DC Comics come from the title Detective Comics.
The publisher would release its most important issue ever with Action Comics #1, cover-dated June 1938, and the comic book that introduced Superman to the world.
As a subsidiary of Warner Bros, the publisher's characters and teams have been the subject of numerous tv series, films, and games.
After Dean Cain went on Fox News to complain about a Captain America comic book that he hadn't read, for containing aspects that it didn't contain, sales
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The concept of the multiverse entered superhero comic books with The Flash Of Two Worlds and began an annual meeting of the Justice Society Of America of
How many people know that Bruce Wayne is Batman? Not as many know Clark Kent is Superman these days since he told the world, but it seems that Bruce is
Today sees the publication of Superman: Son Of Kal-El #1 the new DC Comics series about Jonathan Kent taking over the role of Superman of Earth, while his
The Other History of the DC Universe wraps up with The Other History of the DC Universe #5, in stores Tuesday from DC Comics. Read a preview here.
DC Comics' Infinite Frontier #3 is in comic book stores on Tuesday, with a solicit promising a rematch for the ages: The Flash vs. Psycho Pirate.
After being saved by Ra's al Ghul last issue, in this preview of Robin #4, Damian Wayne must finally confront his granddaddy issues.
Wonder Woman Black & Gold #2 is in stores on Tuesday as DC Comics continues to save money on ink while claiming it's an artistic decision.
Diana and Ratatosk find themselves in Elfhame, the realm of fairies, in this preview of Wonder Woman #776, in stores from DC Comics on Tuesday.
In this preview of Superman Son of Kal-El #1, in stores Tuesday from DC, Lois Lane gives birth to Jonathan Kent... and Superman nearly misses it!
In this preview of Strange Adventures #11, Adam Strange finally gets what he truly deserves: a slap in the face from his wife.
Back in September last year, Bleeding Cool broke the news that DC Comics had pulled Kurt Busiek's Astro City from ComiXology digital comic publisher. This
In this week's Infinite Frontier #3, Roy Harper - the new Black Lantern - meets up with the DEO who, under Director Bones, has taken a more multiversal
At the San Diego Comic-Con@Home Superman panel, writer Tom Taylor talked about this week's new comic Superman, Son Of Kal-El, with a Jonathan Kent taking