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Maxx’s Super Awesome Comic Review Show – From Tuki Save The Humans To Batman, Superman, Storm, And Transformers

Maxx’s Super Awesome Comic Review Show returns to Bleeding Cool, recorded at the one and only Astro-Zombies Comic Shop in Albuquerque, New Mexico, hosted by Maxx MacLennan. They say: Sorry kids, no Foxi this week! Buuuuut the great books made …

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Comic-Con Entrance Line From 1983 – Boy How Things Have Changed

With Comic Con International… or San Diego Comic Con… starting today, we’ve got this great photo from 31 years ago. Taken by actor/writer/photographer Pete Salisbury, this is a shot out front of the convention opening day. I’m fairly certain that …

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Valiant Puts Its Best Foot Forward In A Pair Of Chucks

Valiant has partnered with custom-painted apparel company Punk Your Chucks to offer a wide array of made-to-order footwear and accessories featuring Valiant’s library of comic book characters, including X-O Manowar, Bloodshot, Ninjak, Rai and many more. Made on-site at Punk Your …

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Image Expo Announces Warren Ellis, Declan Shalvey And Jordan Bellaire’s Injection, Reuniting The Moon Knight Team (UPDATE)

We’re liveblogging the Image Comics Expo, you can read Hannah Means-Shannon‘s account here. But some things deserve their own headline… Such as Warren Ellis, Declan Shalvey and Jordan Bellaire‘s Injection reuniting the Moon Knight team… INJECTION explores how loud and strange the world …

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Image Expo Announces Kurt Busiek And Ben Dewey’s Tooth And Claw

We’re liveblogging the Image Comics Expo, you can read Hannah Means-Shannon‘s account here. But some things deserve their own headline… Such as Kurt Busiek and Ben Dewey’s Tooth And Claw. In TOOTH AND CLAW, a secret conclave of wizards brings a legendary champion …

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Image Expo Announces Ivan Brandon And Nic Klein’s Drifter

We’re liveblogging the Image Comics Expo, you can read Hannah Means-Shannon‘s account here. But some things deserve their own headline… Such as Ivan Brandon and Nic Klein‘s Drifter  Mankind’s colonization of the galaxy has left countless planets mined bare and lifeless in DRIFTER. …

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Image Expo Announces Jeff Lemire And Dustin Nguyen’s Descender

We’re liveblogging the Image Comics Expo, you can read Hannah Means-Shannon‘s account here. But some things deserve their own headline… Such as Jeff Lemire and Dustin Nguyen’s Descender… DESCENDER will explore one young robot’s struggle to stay alive in a universe where all androids have …

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Image Expo Announces Becky Cloonan And Andy Belinger’s Southern Cross

We’re liveblogging the Image Comics Expo, you can read Hannah Means-Shannon‘s account here. But some things deserve their own headline… Such as Becky Cloonan and Andy Belinger‘s Southern Cross Now boarding: SOUTHERN CROSS, tanker flight 73 to Titan. Alex Braith is on board retracing …

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Bill Watterson’s Pearls Before Swine Art To Be Auctioned For Parkinson’s Research

Bill Watterson, creator of Calvin and Hobbes, returned to comic strips recently with a three-day collaboration with Stephen Pastis on Pearls Before Swine. The art from those three days are going to be auctioned off at Heritage Auctions with proceeds …

Image Expo Announces Gabriel Hardman And Corinna Bechko’s Kinski And Invisible Republic.

We’re liveblogging the Image Comics Expo, you can read Hannah Means-Shannon‘s account here. But some things deserve their own headline… Such as the new comic by Gabriel Hardman and Corinna Bechko, a collection of digital Kinski for November, followed up by new series Invisible …

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Image Expo Announces Keenan Marshall Keller and Tom Neely’s The Inhumans

We’re liveblogging the Image Comics Expo, you can read Hannah Means-Shannon‘s account here. But some things deserve their own headline… Such as Keenan Marshall Keller and Tom Neely‘s The Inhumans.  Apart, they are nothing… deemed by society as outcasts, misfits, losers, no good …

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Image Expo Announces Intersect By Ray Fawkes

We’re liveblogging the Image Comics Expo, you can read Hannah Means-Shannon‘s account here. But some things deserve their own headline… Such as the new comic by Ray Fawkes, Intersect. Bodies shift and merge, warring with themselves. Blood rains from the skies. A …

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Image Expo Announces Rumble by John Arcudi And James Harren

We’re liveblogging the Image Comics Expo, you can read Hannah Means-Shannon‘s account here. But some things deserve their own headline… Such as Rumble by John Arcudi and James Harren  RUMBLE is a strange book, that’s for sure—like a scarecrow-Conan fighting in a Louis …

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Image Expo Announces Joe Casey and Paul Maybury’s Valhalla Mad

We’re liveblogging the Image Comics Expo, you can read Hannah Means-Shannon‘s account here. But some things deserve their own headline… Such as Joe Casey and Paul Maybury‘s Valhalla Mad… VALHALLA MAD introduces a set of brand new characters: the Glorious Knox, Greghorn the …

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Image Expo Announces From Under Mountains by Claire Gibson, Sloane Leong And Marian Churchland

We’re liveblogging the Image Comics Expo, you can read Hannah Means-Shannon‘s account here. But some things deserve their own headline… Such as From Under Mountains by Claire Gibson, Sloane Leong and Marian Churchland with a little help from Brandon Graham… Set in the isolated …

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Image Expo Announces Rick Remender’s Tokyo Ghost with Sean Murphy and Matt Hollingsworth

We’re liveblogging the Image Comics Expo, you can read Hannah Means-Shannon‘s account here. But some things deserve their own headline… Such as Rick Remender‘s new Image comic series, Tokyo Ghost with Sean Murphy and Matt Hollingsworth TOKYO GHOST welcomes readers to …

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Live From The Image Expo At San Diego Comic Con – 13 Books Announced And Eric Stephenson On Why You Have To Fight For The Future Of Comics

Spotted at the entry to the show were Art Balthazar and Franco, looking in cheery spirits, and wandering in the keyed up but fairly groovy-seeming crowd waiting for the doors to open was Joshua Hale Fialkov, whose new book from …

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Papercutz’ Super Genius Announces The Return Of The ‘Lost’ Comics – Neil Gaiman’s Lady Justice, Mr. Hero, And Teknophage For San Diego Comic Con

If you’ve ever met Papercutz Editor-in-Chief Jim Salicrup, you’ll know that his fandom of Neil Gaiman’s work is probably only matched by his Smurfiness. Long ago in a galaxy far away, we got chatting about Mr. Gaiman’s work and he …

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SDCC Marvel Avengers 2 Poster Concept Art: Ultron Vs Iron Man, Ultron Vs Scarlet Witch

If I wasn’t manning part of the BC comic con battlestation right now, I’d definitely be picking these up tonite… Headed to San Diego Comic-Con? Don’t miss out on what are sure to be some of the hottest items of …

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Ant-Man Exclusive SDCC Concept Art Poster

Marvel has an SDCC Exclusive Ant-Man poster to giveaway this weekend and Entertainment Weekly has the first look. The illustration is a piece of pre-production concept art specifically made for San Diego Comic-Con. The art is by Andy Park and features Scott …

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Marvel Just Claimed Abandoned Spider-Man 4 Release Date

According to the Hollywood Reporter, after announcing 5 new dates last week, today Marvel and Disney swooped in on the vacated date of May 4, 2018 just hours after Sony announced it delaying Spider-Man 3 two years moving it from …

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Producers Shed More Light On Arrow Season 3

With a big SDCC panel planed for this weekend, Andrew Kreisberg and Marc Guggenheim lets some details about the new upcoming season of Arrow out to the Hollywood Reporter. Here are some of the highlights: They talked about the overall …

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Nightcrawler Gets Poser And Teaser Trailer

Open Road Films has put out a poster and teaser trailer for the upcoming Jake Gyllenhaal movie Nightcrawler. Gyllenhaal stars as Lou Bloom, a driven young man desperate for work who discovers the high-speed world of L.A. crime journalism. Finding a …

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Pirates Of The Caribbean 5 Gets Release Date

You’ll have to wait an extra year to see Johnny Depp as Captain Jack Sparrow again. Disney, who was originally eyeing a summer 2016 release, has slotted the fifth installment of their Pirates of the Caribbean franchise in for July …

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UCP Inks Deal With Warren Ellis & Gale Ann Hurd Also Adds Night Mary And Five Ghosts

According to the Hollywood Reporter, Universal Cable Productions is expanding it’s genre portfolio by inking three new deals. First up, writer Warren Ellis (Red) is going to develop his first TV series with producer Gale Anne Hurd (The Walking Dead) …

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WB Unveils Mad Max: Fury Road And The Hobbit: The Battle Of Five Armies Posters

Warner Brothers is kicking off it’s SDCC promotion campaign but releasing two new posters today. First up we’ve got Mad Max: Fury Road starring Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron and Nicholas Hoult. The movie opens May 15, 2015. Great tag line: …

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First Look At The Arsenal Costume For Arrow Season 3 – Updated

Last season ended with Roy Harper (Colton Haynes) getting his red mask. The season 3 opener of Arrow gets him in his full costume with the name Arsenal. We get a first look at it from Entertainment Weekly. He’s awfully …

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Iron Man 4 Not Out Of The Question For Robert Downey Jr.

There has been a lot of speculation that after the third Iron Man movie, the only time we’d be seeing Robert Downey Jr armor up would be in Avengers movies. That may not be necessarily true. From yesterday’s story we …

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Simon Kinberg Tries To Set The Fantastic Four Story Straight

In a talk with Latino Review, writer and producer of the upcoming Fantastic Four movie, Simon Kinberg, talks about what to expect from the film at Comic-Con and addresses the comments by Kate Mara about the ties to Marvel’s comics …

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Will Ferrell And Adam McKay To Bring Manimal To Theaters

Let me start by admitting I watched this show when I was a kid and kind of liked it… Now, Hollywood Reporter says that Will Ferrell and his comedy partner Adam McKay have signed on to produce Sony’s live action/animated …

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Amazing Spider-Man 3, Sinister Six Get Release Dates

We expected a high volume of comic related film announcements this week, and here’s the opening salvo:  Columbia Pictures has just announced that the next part of the Spider-Man film saga, Sinister Six will open on November 11, 2016. The …

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HBO’s Westworld Casts Anthony Hopkins And Evan Rachel Wood

The pilot HBO’s projected series Westworld has found some stars. Anthony Hopkins (Silence of the Lambs) and Evan Rachel Wood (True Blood) have been cast according to Deadline. Coming from J. J. Abrams’ Bad Robot production company and Person of …

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Live(ish) From The Games Shop: Gods Will Be Watching, OlliOlli, Oddworld New & Tasty!

By Jared Cornelius Welcome back to Live(ish) From The Games Shop.  It’s that time of the year again, where fandom’s attention migrates to the west coast for the annual San Diego Comic Convention, so this week the same rules as E3 …

Galaxy Getaways… Visit The Distant Regions Of The Marvel Universe

This video came out a while back but I don’t remember us posting it. It ties to this link for Galaxy Getaways. Looks like an interesting way to explore the Marvel Galaxy including Xandar, Morag and Knowhere.

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Trailer for The Retro-Style Sci-Fi Comedy Space Station 76

From over on Entertainment Weekly we get we get the trailer for Space Station 76. The retro-style dark comedy stars Patrick Wilson (Watchmen), Matt Bomer (White Collar) and Liv Tyler (Lord of the Rings).

UK Trailer For The Imitation Game Starring Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley head up the cast for The Imitation Game. It’s the story of Alan Turing, the mathematician credited for cracking the German Enigma machine that turned the tide of the war. The film is directed by …