Category Archives: Recent Updates

The Tintin Ebola Connection That Makes For A Very Strange Story

By Abdulkareem Baba Aminu Way back in 1976, Peter Piot, a researcher at a lab in Antwerp was a young scientist and was part of the team that discovered the Ebola virus back then in Africa. In a nice, long …

Stormtroopers Pounce On Main Street – Independent Cons Grow In The Midlands With Leamington Spa Comic Con

Leamington Spa Comic Con 2014 By Olly MacNamee With nearly 1000 people through the doors of this inaugural crowd funded fan event, I would say Leamington Spa Comic Con was a resounding success and brought a splash of colour and …

Secret Wars Turns 30 – A Look Back At Marvel’s First Major Inter-Title Crossover

By Rob Mclaughlin Yes its that long ago – Marvel’s first major inter-title crossover hits 30 years old and while this not only make me feel very old indeed this epic 12 issue series has been the template for comic …

Amazon Glitchwatch: Marvel’s Hardcovers From Season One To Runaways…

Right now, a bunch of Marvel hardcovers are available on Amazon.com for knock down prices – often less than the paperback equivalent. They are likely to be limited in number, but if you’re after those Season One hardcovers, a bunch …

Preview This Week’s 2000AD – Judge Dredd, Stickleback, Greysuit, The Grievous Journey Of Ichabod Azrael, Kingdom: Aux Drift

This week, it’s time for 2000 AD’s Prog 1904, out on October 22nd in the UK and worldwide from the 2000 AD webshop at www.shop.2000ADonline.com and through the 2000 AD iPad app that day, a little behind that date in …

The SML Podcast – Kayla LaFrance, Our King Of The Nerds, Returns!

By Joe Cammisa     Monday night is here and it’s time for The SML Podcast Episode 88: Her Majesty Returns here on Bleeding Cool! Somewhat of a split episode this week as halfway through we are interrupted by a …

Talking Comics – Discussing This Week’s Upcoming Titles From Deathstroke To Edward Scissorhands, Arkham Manor 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. …

Brick Batsignals Cure The Post-Con Blues

By Brian Goldberg I was one of the many guests at New York Comic Con who was experiencing some post event blues.  My budget was blown and I missed the excitement.  I’m already looking forward to the 2015 show where …

Paul Tobin Is A Terrible Person But So Is Juan Ferreyra – Talking Colder, Reading, Writing, And Casing Museums At NYCC

Brace yourselves for a wild, revelatory, and multi-faceted discussion that I had at length with prodigious and versatile author Paul Tobin at New York Comic Con, and that’s no exaggeration. While the subject of our conversation was ostensibly the return …

Things To Do In New York And Philadelphia This Week If You Like Comics

Tuesday, October 21st The 104nd meeting of the NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium will be held on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 7 pm at Parsons The New School, 2 West 13th Street, in the Bark Room (off the lobby). …

Star Wars Rebels Are Rising Episode 2: Droids In Distress

By Jeremy Konrad The series proper premiere of Star Wars Rebels was this past Monday, and with it came our first look at what to expect on a week to week basis from the show. After a very successful feature …

Resident Alien Gets His Mod On

Both famed Alan Moore collaborators, Peter Hogan and Steve Parkhouse’s Resident Alien return for a new series from Dark Horse Comics, Resident Alien: The Sam Hain Mystery. Our grey alien, still moonlighting as an American doctor and hunted by the FBI, discovers …

Dean Motter’s Mister X, Razed For Christmas

Running sporadically since 1983, Dark Horse will is bringing back Mister X in a new series by Dean Motter, Mister X: Razed, beginning in February next year with… a Christmas story. The intrigue in Radiant City never sleeps in this tale …

Itty Bitty Comics Moves To Grimmiss Island

Grimmiss Island is the latest to get Itty-Bittied at Dark Horse Comics, from Franco and Art Baltazar next March.   The Volcano Goddess threatens the Mama Woogees’ tiny island! What can their creation Grimmiss do to stop this terror? Between an …

Adventure Time Takes Marceline To Space

Adventure Time is getting a new spinoff series in January, Adventure Time: Marceline Gone Adrift taking the half-demon/half-vampire character and vampire queen into space. And it’s all Princess Bubblegum’s fault. So she has to suit up and go and find her friend and occasional …

Daniel Way And Jon Proctor’s Gun Theory – A Failed Kickstarter Is Not The End

Gun Theory began as a creator-owned comic by Daniel Way and Proctor from Bill Jemas‘ Epic line at Marvel Comics back in 2003 that crashed and burned in record time, taking the comic with it, two issues in to what was …

The Curse’s Tim Daniel And Michael Moreci Set Fire To Burning Fields

The team behind the Boom! Studios series Curse have a new book for the publisher. Tim Daniel and Michael Moreci have announced their new series, Burning Fields, describing it as “military horror”. Out in January, Moreci talks about it as, The story centers around Dana …

Dark Horse To Publish The Complete Pistolwhip From Matt Kindt And Jason Hall

  Next year, Dark Horse will be collecting all the Pistolwhip comics by Matt Kindt and Jason Hall from the noughties into one big volume for April next year, in full colour. It will contain both the two Pistolwhip volumes originally …