CBR Press Kit

The source for comic book and superhero info. CBR is an award-winning publisher of news, features, interviews, and informative lists - providing resources for comic enthusiasts, movie fans, and casual TV viewers who want to learn more about their favorite superheroes.

Founded in 1995, CBR’s dedicated industry experts and passionate readership turned Comic Book Resources into the premiere website for all things comics-related on the internet - even attracting regular columns and editorials from the comic book industry’s biggest names, including Robert Kirkman, Gail Simone, and Mark Millar. In the years, since CBR articles, editors, and quotes have been featured or sourced at the biggest and most respected publications around the world, such as: The New York Times, The Guardian, BBC, NPR, The Telegraph, NBC, PBS, Wikipedia, Medium, Forbes, The Huffington Post, USA Today, Buzzfeed, The Atlantic, Slate, Rolling Stone, and The New Yorker, among others. In 2009, CBR was honored by its contributions to the comics industry with its first Eisner Award for "Best Comics-Related Periodical/Journalism" - with repeat wins in 2011 and 2014.

Awards

  • Winner of the 1999 Eagle Award for Favourite Comics-Related Website (Professional)
  • Winner of the 2000 Eagle Award for Favourite Comics-Related Website (Professional)
  • Winner of the 2001 Eagle Award for Favourite Comics-Related Website (Professional)
  • Winner of the 2009 Eisner Award for Best Comics-Related Periodical/Journalism
  • Winner of the 2010 Eagle Award for Favourite Comics-Related Website
  • Winner of the 2011 Eagle Award for Favourite Comics-Related Website
  • Winner of the 2011 Eisner Award for Best Comics-Related Periodical/Journalism
  • Winner of the 2014 Eisner Award for Best Comics-Related Periodical/Journalism

Key Stats

  • 53 million users in 2017
  • 125 million pageviews per month
  • 1.3 million subscribers on YouTube
  • 1.8 million followers on Facebook

Our Content

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