Wednesday Trending Topics: Next New 52

What does that double page spread mean to you? The forum has some ideas.  When Bleeding Cool first broke the news of the Zero issue month at DC Comics, we noted that one of the intentions of the comics was to add a little foreshadowing to something that would then affect the comics in question going forward even though they were set in the past.

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What’s Next For DC Comics? 

When Bleeding Cool first broke the news of the Zero issue month at DC Comics, we noted that one of the intentions of the comics was to add a little foreshadowing to something that would then affect the comics in question going forward even though they were set in the past.

Rot Liefeld – Jeff Lemire Takes A Stab In Animal Man 

Earlier this year, as Rob Liefeld blazed out of DC Comics in a hail of Twitterbitterness, he managed to snag Scott Snyder on the way out, and they had quite a war of words, which has had a series of blow ups since.

Grant Morrison Explains What Angels Are In The New 52

Well, Superman believes in all three. And in Action Comics #14 out today, he tells you exactly what they are.

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The Real Reason Matthew Vaughn Left The X-Men Movie, According To Mark Millar 

I’ve tried to make it clear, but I’ll underline it again: Matthew Vaughn  didn’t leave X-Men: Days of Future Past to direct a new Star Wars film. If you want to see him direct Mark Hamill, you need to keep your eyes on The Secret Service, the upcoming spy movie based on the comic he co-created with Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons.

Star Wars Report: Lucas Met With Director Colin Trevorrow About Directing Episode Seven 

Correct me if I’m wrong, but Colin Trevorrow didn’t make it onto any of those lists of Ten Directors That Could Direct Star Wars Episode 7 that swarmed across the web last week. Amusingly though, he could be about to become a one-man list of The Director That Is Directing Star Wars Episode 7.

Kick-Ass 2 Movie Is “Hit Girl For 45 Minutes Then An Hour Of Kick-Ass 2″

Earlier today, I pulled a quote from Mark Millar‘s latest interview with CBR in which he discussed Matthew Vaughn‘s upcoming plans, and how non-Star Warsy they are.

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The Presidential Election, According To The Comics Industry

So, Obama won. Will he get another cover of Amazing Spider-Man? Let’s see how it rolled out through the night, according to comic book people…

Fanboy Rampage: Ethan Van Sciver Vs Rob Liefeld

Some people over on Facebook made complete asses of themselves for months. Crickets over there now. My timeline thanks them.

Rumour: Disney Discussing Takeover Of Hasbro Next?

Are the Autobots about to join the Skywalker twins, Woody Pride* and Captain America in the playpen at Disney?

 

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143 Shot Of Cosplay, Celebs And The Showfloor From MCM London Comic Con Spring 2016

Michael Turner’s Exclusive Batman #1 Cover For Aspen And DC Rebirth

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The Power Of The Woods: Volume 4 Out This Wednesday

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A Tiny Square Of A Gotham Academy: Second Semester Cover

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Late To The Party – The Iron Druid Chronicles: Hounded

Spock Vegas Shows Emotion Over Jamer Bayer “Splatter” Prints At Space City Comic Con

How One Comic Store Dealt With One Of The Industry’s Bigger Weeks…

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Six Of Joe Jusko’s Space City Comic Con Sketches

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Dan Aykroyd Praises New Ghostbusters

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