Category Archives: Comics

Rat Queens Artist Leaves Title Over Allegations Of Domestic Abuse

Three days ago, Bleeding Cool reported the news that John Upchurch, better known as comic book artist Roc Upchurch, co-creator of Rat Queens, had been arrested on a battery misdemeanor charge. His ex-wife published a long description of the event …

Watch The Music Video, Hear The Album For Psychedelic Moonhead And The Music Machine Graphic Novel

You may recall, we ran some pretty luscious preview pages of the Nobrow graphic novel Moonhead and the Music Machine  by Andrew Rae, and I couldn’t resist commenting on its wildness, but the wildness is of the intense variety that …

Swipe File: Gamora And A Stranger In Hell

  On the left, an 1971 Esteban Maroto illustration from Eerie #38, a story called “A Stranger In Hell. And on the right from a couple of years later when Jim Starlin’s Gamora for the Warlock comic series… Maybe they share …

From The Artist Of Sex Criminals – A New Ongoing Howard The Duck From Marvel This Spring

You put him at the end of Guardians Of The Galaxy, you’d better have plans for him. And Marvel does. A new Howard The Duck series by Joe Quinones and Sex Criminals’ Chip Zdarsky…. Entertainment Weekly were handed the scoop …

Wytche Swytches?

These are the two connecting Wytches #2 and #3 variant covers from Third Eye Comics in Maryland, nicely timed to coincide with a Scott Snyder signing next year… So you too can make the Image comic look like it reads …

Joe Ollmann To Create Covers And Comic Book Introductions For William Seabrook’s Books Brought Back Into Print…

Joe Ollmann is working on an over-300 page graphic novel on the life and times and notorious travel journalist William Seabrook. Seabrook was the man who introduced to concept of the “zombie” to Western culture, through his book The Magic …

Swipe File: Mitch Gerard’s Punisher… And Everyone Else’s

Punisher artist Mitch Gerads seems to really like his fellow artists on the title. So much so that he has integrated their work – into his! Whether its the character of Rachel Cole-Alves drawn by Marco Checchetto or Electro by …

We Be Geeks Episode 98: What The Hell Is A Shmoo?

Bleeding Cool welcomes back We Be Geeks, hosting a variety of guests and covering a wide range of geek topics. They say: This week, Mike, Marty and Julz of We Be Geeks along with guest Bryan Montana from the Well …

In One Week, In Two Weeks… I’ve Got The Power!

Next week sees the release of the third annual Bleeding Cool Power List, with Bleeding Cool Magazine #13, looking at the movers and the shakers in the comic book industry right now. It’s joined by the release of Alan Moore‘s …

Archie’s Black Hood Enters Marvel MAX And DC Vertigo Territory

This is a panel from a Marvel MAX comic. This is a panel from a DC Vertigo comic. In February, Archie Comics are launching Black Hood. I am told that the title will veer into Marvel MAX and Vertigo territory, …

Swipe File: Conan The Barbarian And Sorcerer Hennet

Here is Conan from the upcoming Conan/Red Sonja series from Dark Horse Comics. And here is Sorcerer Hennet from the D&D 3rd Edition. Is it me or have they been to the same tailor? In Swipe File we present two or more …

Writer To Writer – Frank Barbiere Talks With Peter Milligan About Terminal Hero

Frank Barbiere, writer of Solar: Man of the Atom #7, talks with Peter Milligan about Terminal Hero #4, both on sale now. FRANK BARBIERE: In Terminal Hero, you use a lot of shocking, horrific imagery in the story. What is …

And Finally – Your Choice Of Pinup Covers For February’s Holy F*ck

From Action Lab’s Holy F*ck #3, out in February, a choice of covers. Will you ally yourself with naked Jesus or with naked Satan? Or will you split the difference and buy both?

Things To Do In Richmond This Weekend If You Like Comics

The VA Comicon is this weekend in Richmond and they have quite a nice line up including Jeffrey Vaughn, Senior Editor of the Overstreet Price Guide that is debuting their 3rd edition of the Official Overstreet Guide To Grading Comics. …

Bernard Derriman Talks Bob’s Burgers Comics And Show

Here are the Reddit AMA highlights from yesterday’s AMA with Bernard Derriman, the Supervising Director of the Show. Derriman has also done a lot of work on the Dynamite comic series as well. The interview touches on both and is pretty insightful. …

So… Who Is The Spider-Verse’s Scion?

We know that the three central totems of the Spider-Verse are The Other, The Bride and The Scion. As Ezekiel told us. We know The Other is Kane. We know The Bride is Silk. But who is The Scion? Literally, …

Maxx’s Super Awesome Comic Review Show – Spider-Woman, Multiversity, Deadly Class, Saga, And More!

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: Bringing you discussions of all the new exciting books in comicdom. …

The Bleed Episode 12: Reading Blacksad: Amarillo With Colorist Nathan Fairbairn

By Joseph Kyle Schmidt The Bleed is a weekly book club by Bleeding Cool contributors Joseph Schmidt and Sam Morse. The group meets every Wednesday on Google Hangout to discuss news, the latest comics, creator interviews and the pick of the week. This week we …