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How Rumourmongering Works: The Doctor Who Missing Episodes Story, Complete With Sky News Video

I don’t believe there have been any missing episodes of Doctor Who discovered at all and I think it’s time the BBC said something official.

WB “Need” To Get Wonder Woman Onto Our Screens, Have “Huge Plans” For DC On TV

It’s obvious this studio feels much happier sending lesser known characters to the small screen – by “lesser known,” I mean, anybody who hasn’t already had a successful movie series.

A Blight On The DC Universe – A New Evil Comes Forward In Forever Evil

John Constantine survived the Crime Syndicates attack with the help of the House Of Mystery. Now, in Justice League Dark #24 he wants to find his teammates… and specifically Zatanna whom he loves. His search brings him to the notice …

Al Ewing And Lee Garbett Trust In Marvel At NYCC – And Could This Be The New Warriors? (UPDATE)

Is Lee Garbett the new artist on Mighty Avengers? Or is this something new? Who do you trust??? And Chris Yost and Marcus To could be Scarlet Spider-style shenanigans… bit could this finally be the new New Warriors series being …

DC Comics Crushes Marvel In September 2013 – The Rise Of The 3D Cover

Last month, we said “in September, DC will crush Marvel as the 3D Covers lift their backlist considerably…” Well, in September , DC Comics’ share of dollars spent in the direct market rose a massive ten points from 30.16% to …

“If I Hadn’t Already Quit Marvel And DC Years Ago, I’d Quit Again” – Kyle Baker And More Respond To Mark Waid

It keeps on rolling, The original blog post by Mark Waid about the way young freelancers in comics are treated – and what they should do about it – keeps getting reaction. From Twitter, comments, and Facebook, here are a …

Comics Industry Reacts To… Mark Waid’s Anti-Bullying Call

Yesterday, Mark Waid wrote a clarion call for comic book creators, warning of the dangers of being too submissive in the face of editorial dictat. It had quite the reaction. Here’s a few, some sent to Bleeding Cool directly, others …

Remember We Said Elizabeth Olsen Was The Scarlet Witch? Now Nick Fury Says So Too

Way back in August, Brendon told you that Saoirse Ronan had passed on the role of Wanda Maximoff, The Scarlet Witch, in The Avengers: Age of Ultron. And he told you that Joss Whedon and Marvel Studios had shifted their …

Agents Of SHIELD Just Aired Its First End Of Episode Surprise…

By nature, this story is just a big spoiler.

Marvel Say Sorry With Nathan Edmondson And Phil Noto – Is It Ant Man?

Apologies seem to be catching on Bleeding Cool right now. So, which Avenger needs to atone? Wonder Man? Ant Man? Ant Man…

Where In The World Are Teen Titans? And Geoff Johns Brings Otis Into The New 52

When Geoff Johns left writing Teen Titans, the team were based in San Francisco. Then the New 52 DC Relaunch happened and Geoff went off to pastures new. The Teen Titans were rebooted, and their headquarters of choice was now …

DC Asks Retailers To Hold Stormwatch, Phantom Stranger And Catwoman This Week

Bleeding Cool understands that comic retailers have been asked to hold any copies of Stormwatch #24, Phantom Stranger #12 and Catwoman #23 Second Print (the one debuting Joker’s Daughter) from going on sale this week. Apparently many retailers will not …

Creators Of Constantine To Receive No Payment For The TV Option

Steve Bissette, co-creator of the John Constantine character, states that;” As of this morning, it appears there will be NO payment to the Constantine creators for this series. This option apparently rolled out of the already-paid-for option for the CONSTANTINE …

A Casting Call Clue That Wonder Woman May Be Appearing In The Batman Vs. Superman Movie

The casting calls going out for Warner Bros. next Superman movie are quite brilliantly vague. I’ve learned today that they’re looking for a new female lead, but the information they’re giving is incredibly light. I can tell you that she’ll …

Putting Joker’s Daughter #1 In The Microwave To See What Happens

Joker’s Daughter #1 is a phenomenon. A comic book, not a restricted variant, but one available in every comic store in the land (albeit it allocated). And fetching from around $50 to $80 in advance on eBay, with a couple …

When Doomsday Killed Superman, From A New 52 Perspective

Superman #75. Remember that? The Death of Superman, shipped in a black plastic bag with a bloody S on the cover, and a series of splash pages. Selling three million, that’s what new customers thought comics were. If they dared …

What Did The Comics Industry Think Of Marvel: Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.?

So what did comics creators, editors and hacks think of Marvel Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. then? Twitter will tell us! WELCOME TO LEVEL SEVEN, MUTHAFUCKA!! #SHIELD — Jen Grünwald (@jengrunwald) September 25, 2013   Agents of Shield: it’s Torchwood without the …

A Letter To Retailers From Dan DiDio And Jim Lee For The End Of Villain’s Month

DC Comics writes; THANK YOU FROM THE CO-PUBLISHERS Dear Retailers: We’d like to take a moment to thank you for all your support for DC’s Villains Month. From the time we started to talk about this initiative with you, we …