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Friday Morning Runaround – Hot McFarlane-On-Silvestri Action

MCFARLANE PICKS UP A PEN Marc Silvestri and Todd McFarlane‘s variant cover for Skybound’s Manifest Destiny. SPIDER-FAN Author of the UK Comic Book Babylon book (and Bleeding Cool alumni) Tim Pilcher talks Amazing Spider-Man 2 on Business Week. COMIXOLOCAUST Shaun …

Free Comic Book Day Preview: Boom And Archaia – Adventure Time To Mouse Guard

Surely we’re counting down the days now until Free Comic Book Day? In that case, we have twenty-one days to go… and so many Free Comic Book Day comics to preview. So this is what the Boom/Archaia collective are up …

Joe Eisma Gets FOC’d In The Woods

This Monday is the Final Order Cut-Off deadline for The Woods #1 from James Tynion IV and Michael Dialynas. In order to goose orders (some folk can’t see The Woods for Warren Ellis’ Trees) Boom! Studios is offering an extra …

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 …

In One Week In Two Weeks – Here Come The Lumberjanes

Out next week, we have the launch of Batman Eternal, the first weekly DC comic since Countdown.  The new Shutter series from Image. And from Marvel, All-New Doop, Iron Fist and Ultimates, as well as the new Flash Gordon from …

They Are Lumberjanes And They’re Okay – Noelle Stevenson, Brooke Allen, Grace Ellis And Shannon Watters

Alyssa Pack writes: During Emerald City Comic Con, Bleeding Cool landed an interview with all four lovely ladies that worked on Lumberjanes. This new series is written by Grace Ellis and Noelle Stevenson, with art by Brooke Allen for Boom Box! …

Dead Letters #1 Sells Out 9,500 Orders, Goes To Second Print

Two days ago, Bleeding Cool shared the last two pages of Dead Letters #1, the new Boom Studios original series by High Crimes writer Christopher Sebela and Chris Visions. The twist ending captured the attention of some high profile advance readers – Ed Brubaker and …

Running The Last Two Pages Of Tomorrow’s Dead Letters #1, And Why It Excites Matt Fraction And Ed Brubaker

SPOILERS, obviously… Boom! Studios has a new original series coming out tomorrow. They saw a nice bit of success and buzz last year with series like Polarity, Day Men, Hit and Six-Gun Gorilla and this year is off to a …

Matt Fraction And Son To Write Adventure Time Comic, About Finn’s Secret – That Changes Everything! Forever!

We wrote about this at the weekend. My son and I have a meeting on Sunday with some editors at Boom!, we’re going to pitch them an Adventure Time story we’ve come up with. Well, now it’s come to pass. …

Mouse Guard HC Heavily Allocated For Free Comic Book Day

Diamond Comic Distributors recently informed retailers of the Free Comic Book Day comics they could still add orders to, and of those that had all their numbers filled. But also that one of the books was going to have to …

Another Image Comics Creator Goes Boom

You know when a comic book speech has made an impact? When people keep making mention of it for week after week. Such as Eric Stephenson‘s speech to Comics PRO that is still getting folk talking. And a few of …

Marry Deadpool? Or Be Happy With Your Lumberjanes? Check The Latest Advance Reorders

Greetings from the coal face of the direct comics market. Where retailers try to increase their orders of certain comics ahead of sale. Where supply and demand and most accurately reflected, where you can see which books are hot, where …

Are You Missing Hellblazer? Here Comes Thomas Alsop

Boom has made a bit of a habit of deconstructed takes of Big Two archetypes we all know and love. They made their first big splash in the industry with Irredeemable, which is basically “What if Superman went crazy?”. This year …

Frazer Irving Tells A Story With The Covers Of The Returning

You may have caught Resurrection on TV the other night. Or maybe you watched The Returned, a French TV series. Both are about people who, after being dead for years, return to existence as if their deaths never happened. Oh …

Paul Jenkins Steps Up Over John Campbell Kickstarter Controversy

Comic book author Paul Jenkins, currently writing Deathmatch and Fairy Quest for Boom Studios, just added an update to the Fairy Quest Kickstarter funder, addressing the donors to John Campbell‘s Sad Pictures For Children Kickstarter that has caused a little …

Forty-Three Thoughts About Forty-Three Comics – Veil, Darkness, New Warriors, Nova, Tales Of Honor, Action Comics, Uncanny X-Men, Phantom Stranger, Moon Knight, Wolverine & The X-Men, Wild Blue Yonder, Sinister Dexter, Gate-Way, Rogue Trooper, She-Hulk, Loki, The Movement, Arkham War, Earth 2, Batwing, Green Lantern, Adventure Time, Evil Empire, Wild Blue Yonder, Suicide Risk, Garfield, Day Men, Shadow Now, Twilight Zone, Bad Blood, Terminator, Lobster Johnson, Grindhouse, Victories, Catalyst Comix, Apocalypse Al, Drumhellar, Clone, Evil Empire, Revival, Saviors, Velvet And Secret

You know that time when you catch the subway but you forgot your wallet because you left it in your jacket at home along with all your other clothes, shoes and accoutrements? So does Veil. Also, how many of those …

It’s Called The Empty Man

Well we know what it’s called now. On Thursday, Bleeding Cool ran news on an upcoming Boom! title written by Cullen Bunn. At ComicsPRO it was announced as The Empty Man, a new series from Boom, out this year, alongside …

Cullen Bunn’s Next Comic Is From… Boom

Last year, Boom! brought in the likes of Brian Stelfreeze, Si Spurrier, George Pérez, Paul Jenkins and Mike Carey to putting out new creator owned-or-participant series. Looks like they’ll be doing the same again, and beginning with Sixth Gun co-creator …