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The Bleed 2.29: Reading Star Wars And Darth Vader With Jeremy Konrad

The Bleed is a weekly podcast by Bleeding Cool contributors Joe Schmidt and Sam Morse. The podcast consists of the latest news in comics, creator interviews, and a weekly book club discussion. While at San Diego Comic-Con Joe met Jeremy Konrad, contributor to the Mos Eisley Comic Port podcast and Bleeding Cool. They covered the Lucasfilm panel at Hall H. It… Read more »

Team Deathmatch Mode Coming To Star Wars: Battlefront

Star Wars: Battlefront will live or die on its game modes. The online multiplayer centric game will need variety and breadth in order to keep the player base coming back all the time. With that, EA and DICE have announced a new mode for the game, called Blast. Don’t expect to be blown away by… Read more »

The Super Awesome Comic Review Show – Sex Criminals, Southern Bastards, Lazarus, Help Us Great Warrior!, Star Wars, And More

The Super Awesome Comic Review Show returns to Bleeding Cool, recorded at the one and only Astro-Zombies Comic Shop in Albuquerque, New Mexico. They say: Maxx & OVC3 are MIA so Foxi welcomes back Marya Jones ( abqzinefest.com ), and first time guest Dominic Sedillo ( mrwormfood.com ) this week to discuss a very Image… Read more »

Are Live-Action Star Wars Series Headed To Netflix?

After the success of Daredevil, rumor is that Disney is going to make a deal with Netflix to produce live-action Star Wars series. The information reported by Jordan Maison at Cinelinx say that there are potentially three series in the works. This wouldn’t be the first time Star Wars was exclusively on Netflix as the… Read more »

Star Wars, Invader Zim And Archie Top Advance Reorders

Greetings from the coal face of the direct comics market. Where retailers try to increase their orders of certain comics ahead of sale. Where supply and demand and most accurately reflected, where you can see which books are hot, where new orders are coming in and how retailers are reacting to new, unanticipated desire! And… Read more »

Marvel’s First Star Wars Collection To Sell A Quarter Of A Million

In an article for ComicBook.com, written and edited  by Marvel’s ex-PR guy James Viscardi, he reports the word from his old boss, Marvel’s David Gabriel that the first of the new Marvel Star Wars collections, by Jason Aaron and John Cassaday has order for between 225,000 and 250,000. Which is a lot. ComicBook.com quote most first volume trade sales as… Read more »

Star Wars Boba Fett Sketch Cover Already Selling Copies For $69

Yesterday, Bleeding Cool reported that John Tyler Christopher was to sell pre-orders for a new exclusive limited-to-3000, maximum of ten per person, Star Wars Action Figure Variant for Star Wars #7 for $20 each, five times the standard cover price. 15,000 views in 15 minutes. I had hoped dropping the max quantity would slow it down…. Read more »

And Finally… Watch Chipmunks Re-Create Star Wars Lightsaber Duel

By Octavio Karbank Yes, you read that right! Don’t even try and pretend you’re not simultaneously mystified and excited by the idea! What you’re about to watch, or have already watched, features two adorable chipmunks in a high-octane paced lightersaber duel, the likes of which the galaxy has never seen before! Brace yourselves, people, it’s… Read more »

You Will Be Able To Play Star Wars: Battlefront First On Xbox One With EA Access

EA Access is a pretty cool little service. If you have an Xbox One, you can pay a monthly or yearly fee to get access to a select EA’s library of games at your discretion. It’s a neat idea and is given extra value by the fact that you can play some games early before… Read more »

SDCC ’15 – A Star Wars: The Force Trainer II Hologram Experience Review

DO DO DOOO DO DOO DOO DOO DOO DO That’s me humming the music from Empire Strikes Back from when Yoda levitated the x-wing out from the swamps of Dagobah.  Why am I not embedding the music in this article?  Two reasons.  1) This isn’t MySpace circa 1999 and 2) I don’t want Lucasfilms/Disney’s lawyers firing an X-wing… Read more »

Thor’s Comic Review Column – Civil War #1, Star Wars: Lando #1, Invader Zim #1, Justice League United #1, Archie #1, Invader Zim #1, Secret Wars, And More

(You guys went to Comic-Con and… we didn’t) THIS WEEK’S REVIEWS: Civil War #1 Star Wars: Lando #1 Invader Zim #1 Justice League United #11 Archie #1 Strange Fruit #1 The Tomorrows #1 Venture #1 Secret Wars #4 Secret Wars: Squadron Sinister #2 Secret Wars: A-Force #2 Secret Wars: Where Monsters Dwell #2 Secret Wars:… Read more »

SDCC ’15: Star Wars Goes To The Dogs With Petco Range Of Toys And Costumes

One of the amazing things about the growth of SDCC over the years is that there really is something for everyone, and that includes man’s best friend. The Star Wars booth is filled with various licensees of Star Wars‘ products, including Petco who had the Star Wars Pet Fans Collection on display. The first thing to… Read more »

SDCC ’15: Watch The Star Wars: The Force Awakens Panel

The folks at Flicks And The City recorded yesterdays Star Wars: The Force Awakens panel and have posted it on-line. Here host Chris Hardwick and the cast and crew includeing J.J. Abrams, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Harrison Ford and more answer fan questions and talk about the upcoming film.

SDCC ’15: Star Wars Fever Causes Chaos At Hasbro Booth

Seems Hasbro was not quite prepared for the onslaught of Star Wars fans at their booth this year. We have two reports of the events that took place as the convention began. Joe Glass logged the following report about trying to get a Stormtrooper figure from the Hasbro booth: Getting in a little before the… Read more »

Disney Infinity 3.0 Is Launching Next Month Bringing Star Wars In A Big Way

I got some time with Disney Infinity 3.0 at E3 this year and I thought it was really neat. The genuinely quality work that Disney have done to reinvent the way you play the series, as well as the tools they have given you to create, is impressive. Even though I haven’t played many of… Read more »

Mile High Comics Spent $150K On Star Wars Variant Covers – And Has Just Broken Even

One of those stories you only really pick up on at the show floor of San Diego Comic Con. I bumoed into Chuck Rozanski of Mile High Comics who, last year, announced he was quitting the show becaue of all the exclusive big item ticket sales at the show that, as he saw it, sucked… Read more »

DICE: “We Were Scared To Take On Star Wars: Battlefront”

Star Wars: Battlefront is quite possibly going to be the biggest game of the year. That is in part due to its November launch being so close to The Force Awaken’s release date, when Star Wars-mania will be at at a fever pitch. To have a big developer like DICE behind the game is encouraging… Read more »

Talking Comics – Discussing This Week’s Upcoming Titles From Archie, To Civil War, Age Of Apocalypse, Star Wars: Lando & More!

By Randy Young and Chris Hunter Bleeding Cool welcomes the return of Talking Comics, from Excalibur Comics, Cards, and Games in Shreveport, Louisiana, to discuss this week’s upcoming books, speculating about where they are headed, and discuss their favorite storylines. Hosts Randy Young and Chris Hunter say: Thanks for pressing play! There’s a new kid… Read more »

How To Turn Your Star Wars #1 6th Print Into A 1st Printing

Star Wars #1, the standard first print, sells for around $6-7 on eBay. The sixth print, out this week, is selling for $4. Sunglasses not included. But the sixth printing will actually have the first printing cover printed on top of the 6th printing cover, for some reason. Which means that with the judicious use… Read more »