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Marvel Brings Back The Acetate Cover For Origins II

DC have the 3D cover market sewn up for September. Indeed, picking up this weeks comics, I couldn’t help but be impressed by the resultant thickness of the DC comics. Never mind the quality, feel the width! Well, Marvel are …

Harry Potter Spin-Off Movie Coming, JK Rowling Writing Screenplay

Now including the full press release which tells us that this won’t just be a film, it’s going to spawn video games and theme park attractions and so on. As if we couldn’t have guessed.

Infinity: The Hunt Debuts New Young Marvel Characters – But Where Will They End Up?

Sadly, we don’t get to see the characters from the teased Latverian school. Not yet. But in today’s Infinity: The Hunt #1, we get a run down of a bunch of new Marvel comic characters, appearing in this series… and …

The New Look Of Lobo – And His Pottymouth

Emo Lobo. Twilight Lobo. And whatever the Brazilians called up, there are lots of names for the new Lobo. And with Justice League #23.2 Lobo #1 out today, we get to see him properly. As well as getting the first …

In Praise Of: Dan DiDio

#FireDidio Must be continued until we can finally change it to #DidioFired — Ted Bishop (@dFangX) September 10, 2013 Of late, there has been a semi-popular meme going round the net. It goes by the hashtag #FireDiDio. People so incensed …

Jimmy Palmiotti Responds To Harley Quinn Furore

Jimmy Palmiotti, co-writer of the Harley Quinn comic, that has caused such fuss with its tryout page competition, writes; That the tryout Harley Quinn page went out without an overall description of tone and dialogue is all my fault. I …

Big Time Comic Fan, Jeffrey Babbitt, Dies After Race Hate Attack

New York Times reports on the death of Jeffrey Babbitt; “He was just a really, really, really sweet guy,” said Jeff Ayers, a manager at the store who has known Mr. Babbit for years. “One of our staff just had …

The Batwoman #25 You’ll Never Get To Read

JH Williams III found out that Marc Andreyko was taking over Batwoman and that he would be writing the series from issue 25, rather than the expected issue 27, by reading about Baltimore reports about Dan DiDio onstage. Sadly, I …

The Gay Flash Thompson That Never Was (UPDATE)

Jack Fisher attended the Baltimore Comic Con this year and went to the Marvel Panel with Mark Waid, Mark Bagley, and Ed McGuinness. He reports to Bleeding Cool that during a conversation about working with certain writers, Ultimate Spider-Man artist …

Understanding Harley Quinn Comics With Jim Lee … And Larry Young!

So, there was a bit of fuss that the page that fans were being asked to draw, the winner appearing in Harley Quinn #0 featured Harley naked in a bathtub looking as if she’s about to commit suicide in a …

DC Comics And The War Against Marriage

So, the story so far. JH Williams and W Haden Blackman publicly stated that, due to last minute editorial changes pushed on them, and DC’s decision not to go with the marriage of Kate Kane and Maggie Sawyer in Batwoman, …

Aquaman Is NOT Married To Mera In The New 52

Today, Dan DiDio told a packed hall at Baltimore Comic Con that heroes shouldn’t get married. And he explained how heroes have to sacrifice their personal lives. And that is why Kate Kane wasn’t allowed to marry Maggie Sawyer in …

Batwoman Shouldn’t Have A Happy Personal Life And Marc Andreyko Is Her New Writer From #25 – Dan DiDio At Baltimore Comic Con, Hear Him Talk (UPDATE)

The DC Comics panel has started at Baltimore Comic Con and Hannah Means Shannon, Senior New York Correspondent for Bleeding Cool drove up this morning to get there in time! Dan DiDio has been talking Batwoman. And about a certain …

When Fans Become Villains For Batwoman

Jack Norris writes; A new twist to recent news of the creative team changes for DC’s Batwoman has developed. As discussions ranged around the web about the resignation of critically acclaimed creative team JH Williams III and WH Blackman due …

This Sounds Huge – Vin Diesel Reveals “A Merging Of Brands” In The Marvel Movieverse For Phase 3

It seems like Vin Diesel’s mouth starts working every time he has a thought about the House of Ideas, and then he catches himself and curbs it off. Great fun, really.

Katee Sackhoff Says She’s Had Conversations With Marvel About Her Availability Next Year

Marvel want a peek inside Katie Sackhoff’s 2014 year planner. But why?

Batwoman Marriage Reaction Goes Global – But Dan DiDio Commits To Not Changing DC Comics’ Decision

Well that was fun to make. Clicky for biggy. The official line is that DC Comics don’t want their characters to get married, they are not against a same-sex marriage in Batwoman for any reason other than that. Of course, …

JH Williams III Walks Off Batwoman Over DC Not Allowing Her Marriage To Maggie Sawyer (UPDATE)

Bleeding Cool have run many articles detailing DC creative issues with editorial. Some have seen creators walk off, but the repeated issue is not so much editorial interference but last minute interference, after plot, storylines, issues, have been editorially agreed, …