Category Archives: Top Stories

That Cup O’ Joe Panel – It Sure Looks Like Iron Man

Joshua Kopin writes for Bleeding Cool; There were a few things that happened at Marvel’s Saturday Cup O’ Joe panel, aside from the Respectfully We Informed You bits already reported. The panel began with a film short, starring Marvel’s CCO, …

Gay Marriage In Comics At NYCC

Skip Harvey reports for Bleeding Cool from NYCC and the Gay Marriage In Comics panel; The issue of sexual identity in comics isn’t a new one. From Northstar to the justifiably snide re-introduction of Kate Kane, to Apollo and Midnighter, …

Emily The Strange Creator, Rob Regar, To Create A My Little Pony Comic Cover

I met Rob Reger at the My Little Pony panel yesterday. Here he is with his pony. Both of them. He also told me that the day previously he’d agreed to create a variant cover for an upcoming issue of …

The Art Adams All Star Batman That Never Was – Sixteen Pages Of It

Art Adams has posted on Facebook something rather special. Sixteen pages from full pages to layouts of an issue of All Star Batman that never was. As Art put it, he “dropped the ball”. But we get to see so …

Jonathan Hickman To Write And Draw FPN From Image Comics

It’s been a while since we’ve had one of these. But Jonathan Hickman is writing and drawing a new comic from Image, FPN, about a bunch of conspiratorial psychiatrists who compete to fuck over their patients the most, Though sleeping …

Kieron Gillen And Ryan Kelly Launch THREE From Image Comics

Dan Hart writes for Bleeding Cool; Kieron Gillen returns to Image, where he & frequent collaborator Jamie McKelvie publish Phonogram, with a new creator owned mini-series: Three, featuring art by Lucifer alum Ryan Kelly, currently drawing Saucer Country at DC …

My First My Little Pony Party – Pics, Video And Me Getting Bronied Up

I blame the Wall Street Journal. “They had one of their reporters here, and he had his hair done.” I have been at the Image Multiversity party for hours previously, I was there with someone I rather liked and I …

Kevin Smith Brings Back The Old DCU With Batman: Widening Gyre 2

Shawn Schillberg writes for Bleeding Cool; Do you miss the pre-New 52 DC Universe? Kevin Smith has you covered. He’s written all but two issues of a sequel to Batman: The Widening Gyre. Walt Flanagan is providing art again and …

Nick Spencer And Luke Ross’ Secret Avengers Relaunched For Marvel NOW!

Marvel, in a deal with Entertainment Weekly, has revealed the details of the Marvel NOW relaunch of Secret Avengers, by Nick Spencer and Luke Ross, starring Hawkeye, Black Widow, Nick Fury Jr, Agent Coulson and Mockingbird. A SHIELD-originated version of …

Is Neil Gibson An Undiscovered Brian Bendis?

Brian Bendis used to write and draw black-and-white crime comics. I remember having a booth opposite him at San Diego Comic Con once, I really liked his work. It was dark and funny, had good human ear, great twists and …

Marvel To Launch Two, Maybe Three New Female Focused Comics. Hopefully Without Rope Or Tape.

At the Marvel NOW! Panel at NYCC, one questioner asked if the would be any more female focussed titles from Marvel. This was shortly after another questioner asked, responding to panel comments about dating advice, recommending bringing rope and tape. …

The One Hundred Millionth ComiXology Downloaded Is… Bill Willingham’s Pantheon #3

There we go. The one hundred millionth digital comic has just been downloaded from ComiXology. It was was Bill Willingham’s Pantheon #3. Published in the late nineties by Lone Star Press, written and drawn by Bill Willingham, with Mike Leeke, …

David Marquez To Draw All New X-Men After Stuart Immonen

  At the X-Men panel at New York Comic Con, Editor Nick Lowe announced to a whooping, cheering crowd, that Ultimate Spider-Man’s David Marquez would be the new artist on All New X-Men after Stuart Immonen, He’ll be drawing the …

David Lloyd Talks About Aces Weekly: A Look! It Moves! Video

Adi Tantimedh writes for Bleeding Cool from the floor of NYCC; David Lloyd, co-creator of V FOR VENDETTA, talks about his new digital comics anthology ACES WEEKLY, which features exclusive original work by creators like Bill Sienkewicz, Colleen Doran, Steve Bissette, …

Would Dave Sim Draw A Cover For My Little Pony?

The other evening, I attended a rather fun soirée in New York with a number of comics luminaries, with around ten from the Top Hundred Most Powerful People In The Comics Industry. Among them were Ted Adams and Chris Ryall …

How To Find Artists Alley At NYCC

It’s on the program. But it’s not intuitively obvious where Artists Alley is at NYCC this year.  Which is a shame because it’s big, bigger than other Alleys I’ve seen, with lots of space and great natural lighting. Even ATM …

The Last Thing Professor X Hears On The Day He Dies

Wes Lowery writes for Bleeding Cool from NYCC; Comic legend Neal Adams gave more details about his upcoming X-men project, titled “The First X-Men,’ during Thursday’s Neal Adams panel at the 2012 New York Comic Con. Adams, an artist who …

Action Comics 15, 16 And 17 To Look Through The History Of The DC New 52 Superman – What Happened And What Did Not…

The DC panel at NYCC were asked if the New 52 Superman died at the hands of Doomsday. After creators and editors alike ummed and ahhed, Grant Morrison led with an emphatic “Yes” and also stated that we would see …