Category Archives: Recent Updates

A Full, Well-Organized End To Con Season At Birmingham MCM Comic Con, Plus Photogallery

By Olly MacNamee Granted that the end-of-year MCM Comic Con here in Brum is less to do with comics and more to do with general film, TV, gaming and Anime, but it was an excellent opportunity, one last time this …

Sweet Release! Massive Chalice, Goat Simulator MMO, Geometry Wars 3, Akiba’s Trip: Undead & Undressed, Persona Q

By Jared Cornelius Welcome back to Sweet Release! Bleeding Cool’s one stop shop for freshly released video games.  It’s hard to believe the end of the month is here already and the seasonal holidays are at our doorstep.  You should be reading this a …

A Comic Show – Gotham By Midnight’s Superior Spectre!

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom, it’s the Wednesday before Thanksgiving and the Black Friday getting, but we still have some great releases. DC’s best book this week is Gotham By Midnight #1 headed …

What Works And What Doesn’t – Recapping Constantine Episode 5: ‘Danse Vaudou’

By Rich Epstein Once again, Constantine opens in a place we haven’t been (New Orleans this week) with a person we don’t know walking along.  A police detective this time, Jim Corrigan (Emmett J. Scanlan), walks into an alley to …

The IGN Convention In Dubai Has Few Guests But The Appeal Of An ‘Everything’ Con

By Rob Cave If you’ve never been there before, Dubai can appear a very peculiar place when you first visit. It’s a very modern metropolis in a Muslim country (the United Arab Emirates) in the very heart of the Middle …

From Strip To Script – Naruto Chapter One

It’s Josh Hechinger again, here with another installment of everyone’s favorite public writing exercise, From Strip to Script.  I’ll take a finished page of comics by someone else, and try to reverse engineer the script for it, either in my …

‘Really Clever Time Travel Stuff’ – Fred Van Lente Talks Ivar, Timewalker From Valiant Plus 8 Page Preview

Valiant 2.0 is coming, also known as “Valiant Next”. It’s a major development for the relatively young company, in their new incarnation only 2 1/2 years old. Their strategies for what books to bring out when have been carefully planned, …

The SML Podcast – Discussing Game Launches And Server Issues

By Joe Cammisa     Monday night is here and it’s time for The SML Podcast Episode 93: Not Found. SML Server Offline., here on Bleeding Cool! I’d give you a description for the podcast this week, but we had …

Talking Comics – Discussing This Week’s Upcoming Titles From Scarlet Spiders To Gotham By Midnight, ODYC And 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. …

Pop Culture Hounding Judge Dredd’s John Wagner And Carlos Ezquerra

By Chris Thompson After my last discussion with Jeff Smith as part of the Lakes International Comic Art Festival (which you can still listen to here), this time I’m back with Judge Dredd creators John Wagner and Carlos Ezquerra at …

Noe, The Savage Boy: An Irish Tale Of Barbary Pirates

By Patrick McAleer Noe, The Savage Boy is a wonderful piece of historical fiction from the small press Irish publisher Atomic Diner. Using the almost forgotten story of the sacking of the small Irish town of Baltimore by Islamic pirates …

Thor’s Comic Review Column – Axe Cop #1, Intersect #1, Punk Rock And Trailer Parks

This Week’s Reviews: Axe Cop #1 Intersect #1 Punk Rock and Trailer Parks TPB Axe Cop #1 (Dark Horse Comics) By Bart Bishop I feel like I’m behind the curve on this whole Axe Cop thing, so luckily Dark Horse …

Prints Charming – Marvel’s Changing Trinity And A Deep State

Consider this an irregular feature looking at comic books that have gone to second prints or more. Now, it is worth remembering that some publishers plan second prints automatically, whether they are needed or not and will often just run …

Comics, Live Art, Photography, And Music At Unofficial Pre-Thought Bubble Party Are Set To Return Next Year

Prior to Thought Bubble, Bleeding Cool brought you the news that the Festival would have a new “Unofficial Pre-Party” with music and an open-mic event, and we’re pleased to bring you a follow-up of how it went and where things …

Amazon Glitchwatch: Batman Eternal Vol 1 On UK Kindle

The first collected volume of Batman Eternal is released next month. In the US it is priced at $29.99, in print and digital, and Amazon.com is selling it for a little less. In the UK, the print price is at …

The Castle Of Horror Podcast Presents: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre With Guest Jamie Bahr

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 …

Inside The Art Process On Jack Katz’ Series Finale: The First Kingdom Vol. 6

We’ve mentioned before here on Bleeding Cool that Titan Comics have brought back a mammoth series by Jack Katz known as The First Kingdom, and even brought that project to completion for the first time by doing so. Now with …

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 …