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‘When You Come Into The Industry, Bring Your Principles With You’ – Gail Simone At Wondercon

The Comic Arts Conference hosted Gail Simone on Saturday at Wondercon for a Spotlight panel, and specifically focused on asking her more career-embracing questions rather than just news about her work on Batgirl. Travis Langley moderated the Q& A with …

Thirty-Eight Thoughts About Thirty-Eight Comics – Doop, Captain Marvel, Kick Ass, Iron Fist, Superior Foes Of Spider-Man, Nightcrawler, Deadpool, East Of West, Manifest Destiny, Invincible, Great Pacific, Shutter, Savage Dragon, Peter Panzerfaust, Batman Eternal, Batgirl, Justice League 3000, Superman/Wonder Woman, Constantine, The Royals, Lumberjanes, Deceivers, Creepy, Flash Gordon, Magnus, Shotgun Wedding, Sons Of Anarchy, Next Testament, Regular Show, Returning, Samurai Jack, Rocky & Bullwinkle, Powerpuff Girls, Judge Dredd, Indestructible, GI Joe, My Little Pony And The Maxx

From the opening issue of the new Batman weekly, Batman Eternal. Say, is it just me or is one of the bad guys here giving quite a good impression of Spider Jerusalem? While Gotham again establishes itself as a place …

Batgirl Really Seems To Think Dick Grayson Is Dead. We’re Not So Sure.

Todat’s Batgirl #30, written by Margueritte Bennett rather than series writer Gail Simone, appears to be set after Forever Evil. When… something bad seems to have happened to Nightwing, Dick Grayson. “He’s gone, isn’t he?” And all that past tense, …

Batgirl – “Three Years Of Asking, It’s Finally Happening” – Gail Simone At ECCC

At the DC panel at ECCC, Gail Simone talked about upcoming issues of Batgirl from issues 32, 33, 34 as something that she’s been asking for since the launch of the New 52. And now, finally, is being allowed to …

Gail Simone’s Batgirl #30 Bumped By Marguerite Bennett’s Batgirl #30

This was the solicited Batgirl #30. Written by GAIL SIMONE Art by FERNANDO PASARIN and JONATHAN GLAPION Cover by ALEX GARNER On sale APRIL 9 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T An ordinary day takes a turn …

How Scott Snyder Turned The Batgirl Of San Diego’s Daughter Into DC’s New Batman Superhero, Bluebird

You might recall Kyrax. Otherwise known as the Batgirl of San Diego. Who, cosplaying as Batgirl, asked DC Comics panel after panel awkward questions about the treatment of female characters and use of female creators in the New 52, especially …

Thirty-Three Thoughts About Thirty-Three Comics – Superior Spider-Man, All- New X-Men, Avengers, Justice League Of America, Secret Avengers, Batgirl, Royal Masters Of War, Star Wars, She-Hulk, Wolverine & The X-Men, Gravel, Crosse, Stitched, Abe Sabien, X, Clown Fatale, Letter 44, Revolutionary War: Death’s Head II, Sixth Gun, X-Men Legacy, X-Factor, Robocop, Regular Show, Think Tank, Egos, Bunker, X-Files, Red Sonja, Protocol Orphans, Memory Collectors, Transformers, City: The Mind In The Machine, Uncanny And Sons Of Anarchy

Welcome to another week of comic book thinking. The London underground tube strike was called off, and I was able to get into town without any trouble. Aside from the rain, the thunder, the commuters late for their proper jobs …

If You Read Batgirl – You Must Read The Next Two Issues Of Gail Simone’s The Movement

On Wednesday, well over twice as many people read our spoileriffic article on the final issue of Green Team: Teen Trillionaires… than read Green Team: Teen Trillionaires. As a result I’m told a number of stores rapidly sold out of …

Fifty-Two Thoughts About Fifty-Two Comics – Ghosted, Rat Queens, Black Dynamite, Dark Angel, TMNT, Skyman, Superior Spider-Man, Illegitimates, Justice League 3000, Ben 10, Peabody And Sherman, My Little Pony, Suicide Squad, World’s Finest, Harbinger, Night Of The Living Deadpool, Stitched, Gravel, Crossed, Deadpool: The Gauntlet, The Curse, Archer & Armstrong, Secret Avengers, Batgirl, God Is Dead, Imagine Agents, Astro City, Nightwing, Carbon Grey, Peter Panzerfaust, Velvet, Alex+Ada, Darth Vader, Kiss Me Satan, Clown Fatale, BPRD, Fantastic Four, Catacylsm: Ultimates, Daredevil, X-Force, Egos, X, X-Men Legacy, 3 Guns, Adventure Time, Voice In The Dark, L’il Battlestar Galactica, Miss Fury, Next Testament, Unity, Popeye, Transformers And Regular Show (UPDATE)

Okay, I’ve taken the kids to school, and popped into town for this week’s comics and settled down at the Waterstone’s Piccadilly fifth floor with its generous wi-fi and power points to have a look at this weeks comics. Yes, …

Gothopia Comes To Batgirl This Week

The Gothtopia event hits Batgirl this week by Gail Simone and Robert Gill and DC Comics has put out a preview. It’s weird seeing Batgirl in white… BATGIRL #27, “Gothtopia” allows everyday to start with bacon, eggs, and sunshine for …

Adam Beechen On The Batman Arkham Origins DC2 Process With Madefire

Adam Beechen has been very kindly discussing his upcoming work on the choose-your-own-storyline Arkham Asylum comic with Madefire and DC Comics. Best known for writing Countdown comics for DC, Countdown and Countdown To Adventure, as well as Batgirl and Batman Beyond, …

When Batgirl Was A Bit “Spazzy”

Two countries separated by the same language. Words used in the UK and the US, commonplace in each, gain very different takes when used by the other. Classics include “fanny” referring to the back part in the US and the …

The Original Batman ’66 Strips Come To IDW

IDW Publishing is at it again, collecting classic comic strips into hard bound books. This time they take aim at the Batman Silver-Age newspaper strips. IDW has won Eisner and Harvey awards for their Library of American Comics archival works …

Forty-One Thoughts About Forty Comics – Uber, Uncanny X-Men, Wolverine & The X-Men, Satellite Sam, Sinister Dexter, Skin Trade, Three, Chew, Manifest Destiny, Wasteland, Batman, Batgirl, Wolverine, Deathmatch, 3 Guns, Nova, Thunderbolts, Adventure Time, Krampus, Protocol Orphans, Drumhellar, GI Joe, Justice League #3000, Superboy, Unity, Harbinger, A Boy And A Girl, Warlock, Doc Savage, GI Joe Special Missions, Indestructible, Alex + Ada, Lazarus, Memory Collectors, Dead Body Road, Powerpuff Girls, Star Trek, Wraith And X-Files

A quick flick through a few of this week’s comics, in the most popular regular column on Bleeding Cool, X Thoughts About X Comics. Get in touch if you want your comic book featured…   From Uber #8, Joe Stalin …

Batgirl, Killing Joke, Justice League United – Sunday Trending Topics

It was actually a pretty busy holiday weekend on the comics internet. Here’s something from late last night:  It appears to be an original page from Alan Moore and Brian Bolland’s The Killing Joke from DC Comics which differs from …

Thirty-Eight Thoughts About Thirty-Seven Comics – Wolverine, Manifest Destiny, Crossed, Batgirl, Unity, Green Lantern Corps, Manhattan Projects, Superior Spider-Man, Suicide Squad, All New X-Men, Clown Fatale, Walking Dead And More

Welcome to another wonderful week of comic books on a Wednesday. So what’s hitting the racks today? Well first, a little education, courtesy of Professor Wolverine. I have to say I love that. Ninjas based on Kabuki theatre figures, dressed …

Why Is Jock Drawing Superman, Batgirl, Batman And Wonder Woman For Warner Bros.?

Costume concept designs? Doesn’t look impossible.

Batgirl Goes BOOM POW SMACK – Adam WarRock’s New Superhero Video, B.S.F.X.

Don’t you hate news articles that begin with Batman ’66 sound effects? Adam WarRock probably doesn’t. Welcome to his new geek chic hip hop track B.S.F.X. with full cosplay Batman and Batgirl video… You can pre-order his new album The …