Category Archives: Top Stories

Exclusive: IDW Solicitations For January 2013 – Transformers, My Little Pony, Doctor Who, GI Joe, Star Trek And More!

It’s time to find what IDW has in store for January… a new John Byrne series High Roads (more on that later). The new Doctor Who 12 part maxi-series with a new Doctor in each to celebrate the 50th anniversary …

Boom Cancels Sam Humphries’ Higher Earth

Michael McDermott reports for Bleeding Cool from NYCC; This place is insane. If casually bumping into your favorite creators and BS-ing about comics is your thing, you NEED to make the trip to one of these major shows. Caught Sam …

The Todd McFarlane And Art Adams Fakes By Josh Hoopes

I had to be sure these were fakes. They were, but I had to be sure. And now I have confirmation from both Todd and Art that they are complete and utter forgeries. These are the so-called sketches by Todd …

Thirteen Thoughts About Thirteen Comics – Nudity, Baiting And Naughty Words

    Welcome to Hawkeye #3. Which looks at his trick arrows a lot. But he also seems to have some kind of trick penis. How are they handling it over at DC? That’s right, Catwoman in Catwoman #13 hates skin. …

Did Cyclops Have A Peek At The Floor Of NYCC?

From today’s AVX: Consequences, with Cyclops getting used to being a terrorist in a normal prison. And having serious balancing issues with that mutant power degrading helmet. Say, does the power inhibitor-by-pain collar also work on his mutant power of …

Justice League #13 And Mighty Thor #21 Get Your Squee On

Justice League #13 picks up right where Justice League #12 left off, with a moonlit kiss. Ooh and look how their knees are lifted up. And then a departure.   But do you think they can leave it there? Of …

Uncanny X-Men Brings You A Brand New Xorn Moment (SPOILER)

Remember Xorn? Created by Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely for New X-Men, he suddenly appeared in the book as a teacher at Xavier’s school, a man with a head encased in metal, claiming to have a small star for a …

When The Black Cat Was Sexually Harassed At NYCC

Mandy of Beautilition on Etsy wrote the following, posted with her permission; At Comic Con today, I went as Black Cat. This is a shitty picture and there will be better ones of my whole costume coming up but I …

Where Hip Hop And Comics Cross, Criss Cross, And Jump Up

Camille Manhat writes for Bleeding Cool; On Saturday night in the midst of all the mania, feeling like herded cattle trapped in clustered chaos we heard someone scream , “Superman is black in the building!” A Hip Hop and comic …

Getting Stan Lee A Chair – A Confession From NYCC

Chris Troy writes for Bleeding Cool (Author’s note, photo attached is from a previous encounter with Stan the Man from 2010!) As Bleeding Cool previously reported, Stan Lee did attend this year’s New York Comic Con. I’ve ran into Stan …

The Curse Of Stephanie Brown Continues

She was in Batman Inc: Leviathan, but it was declared part of the Old DCU and never referred to again. She was no longer a Robin. There was no Spoiler. She was Nightwing for a short time in the Smallville …

Raven The Wonder Bomb Sniffing Dog Of NYCC

Alex Wilson writes; Meet the girl who kept you safe during New York Comic Con. Raven worked hard, walking the convention center, blocking out the smell of sweaty comic book geeks and nerds to keep her ever vigilant nose on …

Over A Hundred Cosplay Shots From NYCC

Cosplay shots from Bleeding Coolers Louis Falcetti, Alex Wilson, Joshua Kopin, Shawn Schillberg, Dan Hart, Michael McDermott, and me. Louie Falcetti’s highlights included “A FLAWLESS PRINCE ROBOT FROM SAGA. Godmode: unlocked”, “Ant-Man and Wasp in love. At least for the …

Bleeding Cool Writer Manolis V Attacked By Greek Fascists

I came home from NYCC to two pieces of news. One that I’ve been nominated for the Shel Dorf award for “best blogger”. All puffed up, I then opened an e-mail from Bleeding Cool reporter, Dr Manolis V of the …

Two Completed, Unpublished, Quantum And Woody Comics To Be Published On ComiXology

The other evening I popped into the Valiant offices, officially the closest comic book publisher to the New York Comic Con. What I found was a proper, working Bullpen of comic industry staffers preparing comics for publication, arranging their NYCC …

Marvel Is Bringing Back Spider-Man 2099… Sometime

At the Marvel Amazing Spider-Man NYCC panel, when asked by a young fan why Marvel don’t make Spider-Man 2099 comics anymore, to a roar of the crowd, Spider-Man Steve Wacker replied that they would do it for him. That the …

Get Your Free Spider-Man Infinite Comic For Spider-Man Day Right Now

Tomorrow this will cost money. But for today only, the first Ultimate Spider-Man Infinite comic, using a variety of digital storytelling devices, is available for free right now, to celebrate Spider-Man Day in New York City, also starring a certain …

A Stroll Down Artists Alley – Look! It Moves!

Adi Tantimedh strolls down one of the less crowded alleys.