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When Kids Learn Comics Through Superheroes – VIDEO

Kev F Sutherland made the Welsh TV news with his comic book masterclasses. Don’t worry, the camera settles down pretty sharpish.  

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The Art Process – Vampirella’s Berkenkotter, Crisostimo And Sutil Show Us The Steps

Here we have more art process pages as we get a look inside Vampirella #4 and see the pencil to color process from penciler Patrick Berkenkotter, inker Dennis Crisostimo and colorist Jorge Sutil. The are working from a script by …

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Things To Do In Philadelphia This Week If You Like Comics

Fat Jack’s Comicrypt, one of the oldest retailers in the country, is having two separate events to celebrate the release of Death Of Wolverine #1 this week. First up on Wednesday, September 3rd, the day the book is released artist …

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Tales Of The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

Eric Allard writes for Bleeding Cool: Sometimes, a project just lands on your laps without any warning. That’s what this Kickstarter project is. It’s a comic book with 3 stories. Lydia, Julie and myself weren’t planning on doing this project. …

Cannibalizing A Tobacco-Stained Groove

Tobacco-Stained Mountain Goat (144-page graphic novel), published by IF? Commix on August 17. Words & art by Andrez Bergen, aided by Cocoa Bergen. Bullet Gal, the ongoing comic book series published by IF? Commix from July 2014. Words & art …

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How To Awaken An Elder God: Get A Moderator Punched In The Stomach

Joe Pangrazio writes: WARNING! ASKING FOR MONEY ARTICLE! WARNING! You have now been warned. This is usually the time when someone tries to suggest some tips for making a crowdfunder work, as a stealth attempt to advertise their own crowd …

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Doing A Little Sherbet, With Everyone From Amy Reeder To Shaky Kane

A Graphic Novel Kickstarter ending on September 10th . Written by; Michael Vincent Bramley & drawn by; Joshua Mathus. Cover by; Alice Meichi Li.Additional Pin-Up Art by: Hyeondo Park, Amy Reeder, Leila Del Duca, Fred Hembeck, Rob Moran, Paul Hanley, Shaky Kane, Tintin Pantoja, N Steven Harris, Delia …

How To Awaken An Elder God: Get A Moderator Punched In The Stomach

Joe Pangrazio writes, WARNING! ASKING FOR MONEY ARTICLE! WARNING! You have now been warned. This is usually the time when someone tries to suggest some tips for making a crowdfunder work, as a stealth attempt to advertise their own crowd …

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The Wormworld Saga Finally Has A New Chapter, Loses Its App, And Kickstarts Its First English Book

Daniel Lieske writes, Creating webcomics is a rollercoaster ride, especially if you’re trying to make a living of it. I’m writing and illustrating the Wormworld Saga, which debuted with its first chapter on Christmas 2010. It has been a hobby …

Scottish Superhero’s Controversy As Referendum Nears

Clare Ferguson of Diamondsteel Comics Limited writes, Last year saw the release of the independent Scottish superhero graphic novel, Saltire: Invasion, creating a real buzz around the comic industry and selling out in Scottish retailers. Now the big, blue, ginger protagonist …

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Batman Meets Anarky in December But Still No Cassandra Cain – The Batman Panel At Fan Expo

Diana McCallum writes for Bleeding Cool from Fan Expo in Toronto The final DC panel of the weekend was all about the Dark Knight. Titled Batman 75: The Eternal Dark Knight, the panel featured Larry Ganem, Greg Pak, Ray Fawkes, …

Wolverine Won’t Be Back Until At Least 2016 It Seems – The Marvel Panel At Fan Expo

Diana McCallum writes for Bleeding Cool from Fan Expo in Toronto It’s always interesting to see the different panel styles of Marvel and DC at Fan Expo. Whereas DC has an itinerary, a powerpoint, audiences prizes and a short Q&A …

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The Future And The Importance Of Wonder Woman, Teased At DC Panel At Fan Expo

  Diana McCallum writes for Bleeding Cool from Fan Expo in Toronto The second DC panel of the weekend at Fan Expo revolved around the New 52 as a whole, with Larry Ganem moderating and panellists Jeff Lemire, Brian Azzarello, …

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First Look – Bob’s Burgers #2

With the first issue of the new series Bob’s Burgers having sold out at the distributor level, a second printing in the works and the book selling well in digital format. Dynamite has sent over preview pages for the second …

The ISIS Terrorist Who Likes Batman And The Justice League

One of the Welsh jihadists, twenty year old Reyaad Khan, fighting in Syria for Islamic State, has been celebrating the actions of the murderous regime on Twitter. And amongst the celebration of beheading, the call for others to join him, and …

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Free On Bleeding Cool – Kirby: Genesis Continues With Issue #1

With Jack Kirby’s birthday on Thursday, Dynamite has been giving our readers a chance to see some of the Kirby characters in action. Today is Kirby: Genesis #1 by Kurt Busiek, Alex Ross and Jackson Herbert. It was part of …

Baltimore Comic Con Debut: Poop Office #5

The fifth issue of Poop Office is going to premiere at the Baltimore Comic-Con. Creator Ben Weary of Naked Grape Comics tell us I will be in Artist Alley at table A162, and the comic will be priced at $3 (I’m still holding the …

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Terry Dodson’s Red Widow, To Red Skin, To Red One From Image Comics Next Year

Early this week, we gave a look at the new cover to Terry Dodson‘s Red Widow, now renamed due to legal concerns as Red Skin, for the launch of the first volume, Welcome To America, in France next month. The …

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Rumors Of Wesley Snipes Returning As Blade

“Some Motherf#@er is always trying to ice skate uphill.” – Blade This may be the case with a rumored 4th return to the Blade franchise for Wesley Snipes. Just prior to the release of Expendables 3, Snipes said to MTV …

When Karen Gillan Shaved Her Head for Guardians Of The Galaxy – VIDEO

Karen Gillan shaved her head to play Nebula in Guardians Of The Galaxy. And she filmed herself doing it. Though if you want to remember her in more hirsute times, here she is in the recorded-a-while-back third series of Touch …

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Meet Mr. Pink, The Companion’s Companion

Last night on the second Peter Capaldi episode of Doctor Who, we got to meet Danny Pink (Samuel Anderson). A former soldier with an obvious case of guilt working at the Coal Hill School with Clara Oswald (Jenna Coleman)… so …

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What To Expect From Michonne In Season 5 Of The Walking Dead

Danai Gurira appears on one of four special Entertainment Weekly covers that just came out to promote season 5 of the Walking Dead. During a photo shoot with the magazine, she was asked what kind of Michonne we could expect …

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TV Teaser For Arrow Season 3

We have a TV spot for the upcoming season of Arrow that starts October 8th. Here we get to see Oliver (Stephen Amell) and Felicity (Emily Bett Rickards) kiss for the first time and both Laurel (Katie Cassidy) and Thea …

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The Slobber-Knocking Wrestling Corner Issue 3: SummerSlam Thoughts, Does WWE Need An Offseason? TNA News, And Your Questions!

By Jeremy Konrad Welcome back, one and all, to the only wrestling column you need to read—here on Bleeding Cool. Lots of things have happened since the last time we spoke, a couple good things, mostly bad (looking at you …

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Al Pacino On The Way Hollywood Works And The Guardians Of The Galaxy

It’s just a short quote from over at Deadline where Al Pacino was asked about how Hollywood works and if he’s against the way things are done now. His response included a plug for Marvel’s summer blockbuster. “I don’t have …

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Ten Thoughts About Doctor Who: Into The Dalek

Another week, another episode of Doctor Who. How did we get to be so lucky? 1. Coffee. But No Chips. That’s the kind of Doctor we have now. Leave the chips, but pick up a hitch-hiker in an exploding space …

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What Is Up With Spider-Man’s Villains? And How Many [SPOILERS] Must Die?

I know I’m late to the party on this, but I finally sat down and watched Amazing Spider-Man 2 last night and I had some thoughts about what Sony and Marc Webb are doing with the series and what they might …

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Six Flags Announces New DC Themed Riders For 2015

Amusement park giant, Six Flags has announced several new DC Entertainment based rides. Starting with Six Flags Over Texas and Six Flags St. Louis in 2015 with a 3D interactive dark ride attraction, Justice League: Battle for Metropolis. The ride lets guests …

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Amazon To Bring Back The Tick With Patrick Warburton Reprising His Role

Could The Tick be returning? Not the comic… not the cartoon… but he live action television show starring Patrick Warburton and Nestor Carbonell? The series based on Ben Edlund’s comic of the same name ran for nine episodes in 2001 …

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The Wil Wheaton Project Not Renewed By SyFy

Wil Wheaton announced on his blog yesterday that his nerd-centric Wil Wheaton Project will not be returning to SyFy. The former Star Trek: The Next Generation actor explain exactly how he got the news as he was returning home form …

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Unleash A Madcap Pulp World With The Amazing Adventures RPG Kickstarter

By Jason Vey So here it is, August 2014, and I’m neck-deep in the first Kickstarter campaign related to a core game of my design: Troll Lord Games’ Amazing Adventures. I first embarked upon this project almost nine years ago …

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Dance The Night Away – Previewing Crypt Of The NecroDancer

By Jared Cornelius Over the last few years the PC has been the place for interesting and experimental experiences.  Games with mashed up mechanics like Mark of The Ninja, Beat Hazard, and Rogue Legacy are all helping redefine genres and included in this beautiful PC renaissance has been …

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The Castle of Horror Podcast Presents Their 100th Episode: The Exorcist

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 …

Film Schooling – Insider Insights On Indy Filmmaking: Post Production, Music, And Sound

By Chris Hood (This is Part Twenty Twenty of an ongoing series to help educate aspiring filmmakers on the process of making their first film. Previous articles in this series can be found at BleedingCool.com and MovieIndustry.com) Parts: 1, 2, …

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Win An Apocalypse Premium Format Figure From Sideshow Collectibles

Sideshow Collectibles is giving away a Premium Format Figure of Apocalypse for subscribers of their newsletter. The contest runs until September 25th at 10 A.M. PST, so you have time to enter… but don’t forget. Because how cool would it …

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Arrow Casts Supernatural Alum To Play Ollie’s Twisted Love Interest Cupid

One of the stranger villains in Green Arrow’s comic book gallery of rogues is Carrie Cutter aka Cupid. She is an obsessed fan of Green Arrow’s and has pretty lethal ways of showing her affection. The character was created in the …