Category Archives: Comics

It’s Like Herding Captain Action Cats

Captain Action Cat, the new Dynamite series from the Art Baltazar and Franco team has received less than six thousand orders for the first issue of their The Timestream Catastrophe mini-series. Basically a third of what their Itty Bitty Hellboy debut …

Dynamite Unleashes Creators Starting With Joshua Hale Fialkov

Dynamite is launching a new line of creator driven comics with all new characters from a diverse list of popular creators. Kicking it off is The Devilers from Joshua Hale Fialkov and Matt Triano. There will also be covers by …

What Will Happen To ComiXology Submit? Tim Gibson of Moth City Responds To The Amazon Purchase

My first thought, actually, when Bleeding Cool reported the rumor three weeks before the official announcement that ComiXology might be purchased soon by Amazon, was about the Submit platform. I’ve known plenty of creators who have been quite happy with …

Bleeding Cool’s At Wondercon!

Wondercon is about to get started here at Anaheim, with lines already forming, and this year Bleeding Cool’s EIC, me, Hannah Means-Shannon, as well as several reporters are on the ground. Look out for our trusty writers Dan Wickline, Joshua …

In July, IDW Presents A Star Trek ‘Six Doctors’ Story Of Another Kind

By Ed Saul We’ve all heard the countless jokes about the Voyager hologram-character calling himself “The Doctor”, but this is a different case entirely. In an oddly career-specific move, IDW are creating a story bringing together all six Star Trek …

The Army Of Darkness Wedding Snaps From Ash And Sheila’s July Wedding

Well, the cover variants anyway. That’s right, Ash and Sheila from Army Of Darkness are getting married in Dynamite’s Army Of Darkness: Ash Gets Hitched series launching in July by Steve Niles and Nacho Tenorio,. With covers from Jae Lee, Lucio Parrillo, Francesco Francavilla, Nick Bradshaw, Arthur …

Will Attack On Titan Be The New Walking Dead? Many Stores Not Yet Prepared…

Two facts are relevant here. In its first week on sale in Japan, the thirteenth volume of Hajime Isayama’s Attack On Titan manga, sold 1.4 million copies, including 270,000 for the deluxe limited edition version, from a print run of 2 3/4 …

Rocket Raccoon And Groot Get Their Own Team-Up In July – Lots Of Pictures And Variant Covers

Guardians of the Galaxy: Galaxy’s Most Wanted is a new one shot from Marvel for July by Will Corona Pilgrim and Andrea Di Votti, starring Rocket Raccoon and Groot. It also comes with a reprint Thor #314, featuring Drax. It will accompany the …

A Black Kiss Christmas Special…. In July

Looks like we may have another fight with UK Customs on our hands! Image Comics are putting out a new Black Kiss Christmas Special by Howard Chaykin…in July. Because… comics. Falalalala lalalala….

Amazon Glitchwatch – Annotated Sandman Vol 3 61% Off Six Months Before It Goes On Sale

This probably won’t be up for long. Not at this price. But the Annotated Sandman Vol. 3 is currently listed on Amazon for $19.71, compared to the $49.99 cover price. That’s 61% off. Published in October 2014, this is far cheaper than …

Dynamite To Publish Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell Comic

Dynamite are announcing today that they are serialising the previously-published Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell: Echoes graphic novel, into a four issue mini-series, starting in July. Set between the Conviction and Blacklist games, the comic was created by Nathan Edmondson and …

Free Comic Book Day: Bleeding Cool Magazine, Previews And Overstreet

Man does not live on comics alone. Sometimes he wants to read about comics. Bleeding Cool Magazine, Previews and Overstreet all have Free Comic Book Day versions out for the first Saturday in May, May the third. And here is …

Friday Morning Runaround – Hot McFarlane-On-Silvestri Action

MCFARLANE PICKS UP A PEN Marc Silvestri and Todd McFarlane‘s variant cover for Skybound’s Manifest Destiny. SPIDER-FAN Author of the UK Comic Book Babylon book (and Bleeding Cool alumni) Tim Pilcher talks Amazing Spider-Man 2 on Business Week. COMIXOLOCAUST Shaun …

Early Preview Of Eternal Warrior #8

Getting a jump on next weeks books early, Valiant has sent over a preview of Eternal Warrior #8 by Greg Pak and Robert Gill. You have to love that when Valiant sends out their previews they include the series recap …

Panel 2 Panel Presents: Joe Pezzula Of Where The Witches Lurk And All Manner of Witchiness

By Panel 2 Panel Bleeding Cool welcomes back the Panel 2 Panel podcast team joined by Joe Pezzula of Where The Witches Lurk.  They say: This week the crew is joined by Author of Where the Witches Lurk, Joe Pezzula. …

The Burning Dark: Talking With Sci-Fi Author Adam Christopher

By Alasdair Stuart Adam Christopher is one of the new wave of genre fiction authors currently sweeping across bookshelves, whether they’re made of print or electrons. His novels for Angry Robot; Empire State, Age Atomic, Seven Wonders and Hangwire have …

Everything That Is IDW’s Star Mage – J.C. De La Torre’s Podcast Tour

Sci-Fi author and now comics writer J.C. De La Torre hosts a podcast on science fiction, “Transmissions from Atlantis” and since his comic Star Mage has been recently released by IDW, his latest podcast functions as a kind of reader’s …

Awesome Con Founder Ben Penrod On Breaking World Records And Getting Big Names This Year

By Devon Sanders I first met Ben Penrod, founder of Awesome Con, two years ago. He came into Fantom Comics, the shop I managed at time, with this bold statement that Washington, DC-area geek culture had been underserved and he …