Category Archives: Recent Updates

Panel 2 Panel Presents: Tod Emko And Ethan Young Of A Piggy’s Tale!

By Panel to Panel Bleeding Cool welcomes back the Panel 2 Panel podcast team, joined by Tod Emko and Ethan Young of the all-ages animal-rescue superhero comic (that’s right), A Piggy’s Tale. They say: This week Tod Emko returns to …

25 Professional Grade Photos of Wondercon

Michele Brittany is one of our West Coast correspondents and thankfully lent her services to Bleeding Cool at Wondercon, covering the ComiXology panels and more. But setting her estimable writing skills aside, she’s also a semi-pro photographer with a lot …

Awesome Con ’14 Con-umentary: A Cosplay Compilation Video

By Ian Mageto Comics and Cosplay, hosted by Bleeding Cool’s Senior Cosplay Correspondent and Bleeding Cosplay columnist Ian Mageto, visited the capitol city of Washington D.C. for Awesome Con and found cosplay abounding. Watch all of the inventive cosplayers who …

A Pop Up Comic Store Saves Brick And Mortar Shopping In The UK

By Oliver MacNamee In a world where we are hearing more and more of the bricks and mortar comic shops closing down, whether that is through ever-decreasing readership, over-priced product by the Big Two or because of the drive to …

Awesome Con In DC Grows 250% – Will It Be The Next Big Thing?

By Hashim Hathaway While everyone had their eye on the spectacle that is Wondercon, last Friday also brought a new and improved Awesome Con to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center right in the heart of Washington DC. For three …

Wondercon: ‘How Kelly Sue DeConnick And Gail Simone Kick Bootie, Plus Three Impressive Male Artists’

By Joshua Stone The panel was called “Strong Women and the Creators Who Empower Them”. Sometimes the title of a panel does not convey to the attendee what they will be getting themselves into by attending. In this case, while …

Gendercrunching February 2014 – Plus Eisner Nomination Tallies

By Tim Hanley DC continued their hot streak, topping Marvel’s overall percentage of female creators for the third month in a row. We also take a look at the Eisner nominations, past and present, and their growing trend of female …

Typing on the Dead #126 – Was The All Out Finale Really So All Out?

By Jared Cornelius Welcome back to Typing on The Dead, Bleeding Cool’s Walking Dead recap column.  In this week’s installment the war between the Hilltop and the Saviors if finally over for better or worse.  Get ready for a fight …

Image Watch: C.O.W.L. – Talking With Kyle Higgins And Alec Siegel Plus Big Art Reveal

By David Dissanayake This May sees the release of Kyle Higgins, Alec Siegel, and Rod Reis’ new Image series, C.O.W.L.  This is one of the new Image titles that I’ve been excited about since it was first announced earlier this …

Forever Evil #7 Jumps From $3.99 To $4.99

If you’ve waited until May to pick it up, then I suppose you’ll get over paying that extra dollar. But, yes, the long awaited Forever Evil #7 has jumped from the solicited price of $3.99 to $4.99. And the digital …

The Guardian Combines Literary Authors With Comic Artists, From Audrey Niffenegger To Dave Gibbons

This Saturday, the Guardian newspaper is to fill its Weekend magazine with comics. New comics. Though written by authors more associated with literary work and drawn by artists known for their comics. Creating pairings such as these… Gillian Flynn and …

Free Comic Book Day Preview: Scratch 9 And Spongebob Squarepants

Another couple of previews of comics coming up for Free Comic Book Day on Saturday May the third. And more for the kiddies… Scratch 9 Publisher: HERMES PRESS (W) Rob M. Worley (A) Jason T. Kruse (CA) Armand Villavert Scratch9, the …

Thursday Runaround – The Lenny Henry Spider-Man

MILLARWHIRLED Mark Millar and Duncan Fegredo are launching their new Image comic, MPH, at Forbidden Planet in London on Saturday 24th May from 1 till 2pm. That’s right, it’s rather a speedy signing as well. SCULPTED Scott McCloud returns to …

Ethan Meteor Hunter: Being A Rat Has Its Upside And Downside

By Etienne Dubuc Gaming on the go is always a pleasure, so it’s nice to see titles get a port on Vita, 3DS or even smartphones. Seaven, a French indie studio, just did that with its first title, Ethan Meteor …

Free Comic Book Day Preview: The Entropy Of Epic Scam Crosswords

Three more previews of comics coming up for Free Comic Book Day on Saturday May the third… smaller, indie, action! Scam Crosswords #0 Publisher: COMIXTRIBE (W) Jason Ciaramella (A/CA) Joe Mulvey Spinning out of the pages of the super-powered con-man series, SCAM, …

Maxx’s Super Awesome Comic Review Show – From Batman Eternal To The 7th Sword

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: This week is exciting! The art of Elektra had us drooling! …

Now Is The Time To Buy The 14-Blu-ray Gatchaman Set

All 105 of the original episodes of Gatchaman, or Battle of the Planets or even G Force to the US and my fellow Brits, are available in a single Blu-ray box.

Retconning Progress: Requiem For The Superior Spider-Man

By Hashim Hathaway As an avid reader of comics, I’ll admit I’ve been slacking. I haven’t had a pull list at a comic store since 2001, and as far as I can remember, the last time I purchased an individual …