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IDW Announces John Buscema Silver Surfer, Walt Simonson Manhunter Artist’s Editions, Stephen King & Simonson Lawnmower Man Portfolio

Joshua Stone reports from Wondercon: IDW has announced their third Artist’s Edition featuring art by Walt Simonson, Manhunter and Other Stories, to be released in September. It will include the Manhunter story from the classic 1973 Detective Comics backups, along with Simonson Batman, Dr. …

Get Agent Coulson To Read Your Kids The Story Of Beauty And The Beast

You’re going to want to start from 9:20 in. Hail Hydra.

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All New Marvel Now! At Wondercon – Ultimate FF Will Feature Doctor Doom, Lots About Original Sin And More (UPDATE)

At the All New Marvel Now! Panel at Wondercon on Saturday night, Kelly Sue DeConnick, Mark Waid, Joshua Hale Fialkov, and James Robinson took the dais, hosted by editor Sana Amanat. Eisner-nominated DeConnick kicked things off. Captain Marvel has just …

‘When You Come Into The Industry, Bring Your Principles With You’ – Gail Simone At Wondercon

The Comic Arts Conference hosted Gail Simone on Saturday at Wondercon for a Spotlight panel, and specifically focused on asking her more career-embracing questions rather than just news about her work on Batgirl. Travis Langley moderated the Q& A with …

The Journey Of Magika Begins On Free Comic Book Day

Here’s another preview from the four-bundle of free comics for Free Comic Book Day from Red Giant Entertainment. This time Magika #0 from Giant-Size Adventure #0… Spinning off from the upcoming fully-animated feature film JOURNEY TO MAGIKA, GIANT-SIZE ADVENTURE’s MAGIKA …

Todd McFarlane Is A Six Year Old Child – Video Proof

Courtesy of Todd McFarlane. And A Rabbids Plunger Gun…

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‘Batman’s Greatest Villain Is His Humanity’ – Kevin Smith, Jim Lee, Bruce Timm, Kevin Conroy Talk Batty At Wondercon

The Batman 75th Anniversary Panel at Wondercon approached San Diego Hall H impossibility to get to, as folk packed the previous DC Panel to get into this one. And no one left… well, it is Batman Day in July, the …

Wondercon: Captain Marvel Crossing Over With The Guardians Of The Galaxy?

When she’s not fighting flerken cats, Captain Marvel is whizzing around the galaxy lickety split at the moment. And at Kelly Sue DeConnick‘s panel at Wondercon, the question was asked as to whether a  certain Carol Danvers might find herself …

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The Pot Luck Of Dynamic Forces’ $88.88 Spider-Man Daily Special

A few years ago, I appeared on QVC in the UK on behalf of Dynamic Forces. Its boss man Nick Barrucci asked, so I did it, partly for the narcissm, but mostly for the experience, as it wasn’t like I was …

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Wondercon: Six Thousand Green Lanterns Left To Show

From the DC New 52 panel going on at Wondercon right now… As the Green Lantern books begin their Uprising crossover, continuing into July, the Green Lantern Corps comic will be expanding the cast. Quite a lot. Bernard Chang lays …

Wondercon: Wally West, A Permanent Part Of The Flash Going Forward

The DC New 52 Panel at Wondercon is giving the lay of the land for the DC Universe in the months ahead. So that means that The Flash, Barry Allen will be tasked to bring Central City to its former glory. …

Wondercon: Kelly Sue DeConnick’s Bitch Planet – Out In November, Folks! (UPDATE)

Straight from the mouth of Kelly Sue DeConnick, at her panel at Wondercon (and emailed me straight from the fingers of Bleeding Cool Editor-In-Chief Hannah Means-Shannon who will no doubt provide a stunning panel report at the earliest available opportunity…) …

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The Q Gambit Brings The Omnipotent Trickster To The New Enterprise Crew

Star Trek fans… this one is cool. What would happen if the J. J. Abrams version of the Enterprise crew from the 2009 movie met with Q, the omnipotent entity from Star Trek: The Next Generation? IDW is going to …

Wondercon: IDW Signs Their First Exclusive Creator – Locke & Key’s Gabriel Rodriguez

Joshua Stone tells us, from Wondercon, At the IDW Publishing: The Greatest Panel in the Known Universe, Chris Ryall announced that for the first time ever, IDW is signing an artist to an exclusive contract, Gabriel Rodriguez, artist for Locke …

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Checking In With The Dark Tales Of The Brothers Harrow

The Brothers Harrow write for Bleeding Cool:  The Brothers Harrow are releasing an ambitious graphic novel project comprised of two genre-defying stories that push the boundaries of the comic medium. THE DARK TALES OF THE BROTHERS HARROW Volume 1 collects the …

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First Look At United States Of Murder Inc From Bendis And Oeming

The team that brought you Powers, Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming have a new title coming out of Marvel‘s creator-owned imprint Icon… The United States Of Murder Inc. and we have your first look. In this bold and oversized …

Wondercon: Harbinger To Be Cancelled By Valiant In July – And Then Start Again In August As Harbinger Omegas (UPDATE)

From Wondercon (and snapped by Andrew Sanford) it appears that Valiant Entertainment will cancel their Harbinger series with issue #25 in July, a 48 page double-sized issue. But that’s okay, in a case of All New Valiant NOW, it will relaunch with …

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Gabriel Hardman Does Zero For Dynamite 10th Anniversary

Dynamite is celebrating its 10th Anniversary by releasing four #0 one-shot special issues having important story tie-ins within each series. To unify the event, each issue features covers by Gabriel Hardman. Fred Van Lente writes Magnus: Robot Fighter #0, with interiors …

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That Batman Beyond/Batman Adventures Short They Just Saw At Wondercon…

Here you go folks… and you can thank Darwyn Cooke when you’re finished.

The First Clip From Star Wars: Rebels Makes Action Into Character

It’s the first Disney-commissioned Star Wars story, and I dare say it will meet a lot of scrutiny for just that reason.

Did Patrick Stewart Just Spoil One X-Men Film And Reveal The Existence Of Another? At Least One Of Those, I Think

Patrick Stewart is an enigma wrapped in a riddle wrapped in a mystery. But maybe not on purpose.

Bizarre And Totally Cronenberg First Trailer For His Debut Novel

Very disturbing, very bizzare and doesn’t really give anything away about the plot.

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The Castle of Horror Podcast’s Horror On Netflix Retrospective Presents: John Dies At The End

By Jason Henderson, Drew Edwards, Tony Salvaggio, and Julia Guzman Bleeding Cool welcomes back The Castle of Horror Podcast tonight, a weekly internet radio show where professional writers in the comics, games and book industries take a look at horror …

Our Best Look Yet At Godzilla In New TV Spot

There comes a moment in each big movie’s advertising campaign when you begin to feel like you’ve seen too much before seeing the movie itself. Are we about to cross that line with Godzilla? I wouldn’t say so just yet, …

Two Anime Trailers – New Movies For Lupin III And Doraemon

Not quite as friendly as the late-70s Miyazaki version, is it? Looks intriguing though.

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Film Schooling: Insider Insights On Indy Filmmaking Part 6 – Pre-Production, The Cinematographer, And First A.D.

By Chris Hood (This is Part Six of an ongoing series to help educate aspiring filmmaker on the process of making their first film. Previous articles in this series can be found at BleedingCool.com and MovieIndustry.com) Pressing on with your …

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Bioshock Movie May Be Back On

I doubt Sony registered the URLs for nothing.

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Big Marco Polo Adventure Film Drawing On Both Hollywood And Chinese Talent And Financing

As Hollywood and Chinese cinema snuggle up ever closer – honestly, I think they’ll be all but indistinguishable by 2025 – the expensive co-productions continue to pile up. According to Variety, China Film Group and Paramount have banded together to …

A Featurette On The Virtual Cinematography Of The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug

When do we get a trailer for the next Hobbit film, whatever it’s going to be called?

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Quentin Tarantino’s Hateful Eight Live Read Gets Samuel L. Jackson And A Poster

Very, very curious who else will be taking part. But not, you know, $200 curious.

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Angry Parents, eBay, And Frozen Merchandise Burning Up

By: Julz Hendricks It’s no secret that Frozen has literally taken the world by storm. Not only has it grossed over 1 billion at the Box Office, and won a plethora of awards, but it has warmed the hearts of …

Bleeding Cool Looks At Son Of Batman, Ahead Of Tonight’s Premiere At Wondercon

Tonight’s the night … the World Premiere of Son Of Batman, the 20th DC Universe Animated Original Movie, at WonderCon in Anaheim. The World Premiere will start at 6:00pm, followed by a panel discussion featuring Jason O’Mara (Batman), Sean Maher (Nightwing), Xander …

When Bleeding Cool Caught Up With Steven Knight To Discuss His Extraordinary New Film, Locke

Tom Hardy fans should absolutely love Locke. I certainly do.

When Bleeding Cool Met Lukas Moodysson To Discuss We Are The Best

Adapted from the comic Never Goodnight and deeply charming.

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Steven Spielberg To Direct Tony Kushner-Scripted The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara

Though it’s not his next film, Spielberg has added the historical drama to his slate.

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Sinister Sequel Gets A New Director

Filming starts this summer.