Pulp science-fiction icon John Carter of Mars has never been more colorful than in the comic-book versions written by Marv Wolfman and drawn by Howard Chaykin and others. Check out exclusive preview pages from a new collection reprinting these gems.
Marv Wolfman is a comics legend for his work on Teen Titans, Superman and many others. For a half-dozen years, he's been writing for video games, and he explains how both kinds of writing are about characters more than plot.
Urban fantasy novelist Kelly Meding has sold a superhero novel to Pocket Books, and she tells io9 it's inspired by the New Teen Titans and other tales of "legacy" heroes. Could superhero books be the new urban fantasy?