Category Archives: Comics

If You Want To Meet The Creators Behind Watchmen, Miracleman, Fables, Deadpool, Batman, Daredevil And More, There’s An Event At Baltimore Comic-Con For That

Last year, Baltimore Comic-Con inaugurated a new mode of meeting all-star comics talent in a social atmosphere and rather swanky setting for attendees who purchased tickets to the event, the All-Star Reception. And they are bringing it back this year …

DC Entertainment: All Access 101 At Fan Expo Canada

Diana McCallum writes for Bleeding Cool from Fan Expo The first DC panel of the weekend at Fan Expo was “DC Entertainment: All Access 101”, hosted by Larry Ganem from DC Entertainment. It seemed like “All Access” meant “feel free …

Simone, Ennis, Cassaday, Waid And More On The Dynamite Signing List For The Baltimore Comic-Con

Dynamite Entertainment doesn’t do a lot of conventions during the year, but they seem to be pulling out all the stops for the Baltimore Comic-Con next weekend (Sept 5th – 7th). As part of their 10th anniversary celebration, Dynamite will …

And Finally – The Animated Articulated Cerebus Action Figure

From George Peter Gatsis and Daniel Grant, the first draft design for an upcoming Cerebus action figure with fifty-five points of articulation! They promise accessories including a shield, helmet, short sword and chest medallions. Nine inches tall, limited number run, …

Free On Bleeding Cool – Kirby: Genesis #0

Though Jack Kirby’s birthday was yesterday, Dynamite wanted to do one more free comic in honor of The King. Kirby: Genesis #0 was the kicking off point for Dynamite’s big Kirby-centric event from a few years back. The issue was …

Cover Variance: Skottie Young’s Thor, The Goddess Of Thunder, And More

So, yes, a few upcoming Marvel Comics variant covers, including from your favourite, Skottie Young, getting to grips with the new Thor, Goddess of Thunder… Thor #1     Death Of Wolverine: The Logan Legacy #1.     Angela: Asgard’s …

The Death-Defying Dr. Mirage Is Coming To Comic Shops – Preview

On September 3rd we see the debut of Valiant’s new five-issue series The Death-Defying Dr. Mirage in two different formats. We have an extended preview of the standard format by Jen Van Meter and Roberto De La Torre with a …

January 2015 Will Alter The Course Of Marvel Comics History, But Before That Marvel Will Publish Just Two Titles On New Year’s Eve

Marvel executive David Gabriel has been letting retailers know about all the promotional plans they’ve got in mind to launch Avengers & X-Men: Axis. We’re planning some great digital, social and radio advertising for the series which we’ve had lots …

Pop Culture Hounding The Goon’s Eric Powell For An Occasion Of Revenge

By Chris Thompson  Following on from last week’s chat with Charles Brownstein of the CBLDF (which you can still listen to here), this time around I’m back with The Goon creator, Eric Powell, to discuss his new mini-series Occasion Of …

Before Battling Boy, Aurora West Took Flight

By Cameron Hatheway Paul Pope’s Eisner award-winning Battling Boy garnered heaps of acclaim last year, and with good reason. The story of the son of a god saving a city ripe with criminals and monsters was action-packed and memorable, captivating …

Go On – Let’s Have An Annotated Reading Of Multiversity #1

By Sage Ashford Multiversity has been on my most-anticipated list from the moment it was first announced.   As a child I was always fascinated with the idea of alternate universes–how history could have diverged and developed differently from what we’re …

If Wayward Isn’t The Next Saga, It Will Be A Damn Criminal Shame

By Christopher Helton I want to get the hyperbole out of the way at the beginning of this: If Wayward, the new Image comic from Jim Zub and Steve Cummings isn’t the next Saga, it will be a damn criminal …

Gendercrunching June 2014 – Including Nationality And Ethnicity At The Big Two

By Tim Hanley After posting the higher percentage of female creators for six straight months, DC was finally toppled by Marvel in June. DC took a tumble while Marvel gained slightly, and it all was enough for Marvel to finally …

Firefly, Star Wars And Star Trek In September’s Loot Crate

Okay, so we’re starting to get well into this whole subscription box craze at Bleeding Cool. It’s an obsession we’re happy to go along with. And next month, Loot Crate are going all in.   So, that’s something from Firefly, …

Three Pages Of Inks And A ‘Previously On The Marvel Universe’ Video To Promote Axis #1

That’s one page of inks. That’s the second and third. And that’s your “Previously On…”

The Star Mage Meets His Match – JC de la Torre Talks The Series Finale, Doctor Who, Upcoming Projects And Hollywood Interest

The sci-fi magical epic about a boy taking on the vastness of a strange universe in search of his missing father, Star Mage, wraps up its current arc next week in Issue #6 and in the issues leading up to …

Managing The Mind Of Matt Kindt: Performance Art, Jeff Lemire, And Mind MGMT #25

Liz Hey interviews Mind MGMT creator Matt Kindt: With one of the most intricately constructed stories on the market, it must be difficult for Mind MGMT writer and artist Matt Kindt to manage his own thoughts. Surely, Kindt’s Dark Horse …

Exclusive Toe Tag #0 Comic Takes On Misogynist Cosplay Creeps

Appearing at Baltimore is Toe Tag Riot #0, an exclusive prequel to the the Westboro Baptist Church parody comic. Their target of their zombie punk rock heroes  in this prequel issue however are “misogynist cosplay creep douchebags” A story that won’t …