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This Week, Marvel Teases Original Sin, In All-New X-Men, Ghost Rider And Even Daredevil?

That’s a scene from this week’s All-New Ghost Rider #2. A comic book from a publisher about to give away a lot of promotional Watcher’s eyes as their mega event Original Sin gives us a Watcher with both his eyes removed… …

The Joker’s Mask For Batman: Death Of The Family Box Set

We know that, as with the Batman: Court Of Owls and V For Vendetta mask/box set, DC Comics will be publishing a Batman: Death Of The Family collection with a Joker skin mask in September. The skin masks will also be …

Shop At Legend Comics & Coffee In Omaha? The Skullkickers Are On Carl.

Comic creator Jim Zub, behind Skullkickers for Image Comics and many more projects around the industry tells Bleeding Cool, Skullkickers fan Carl Smith contacted me late last year to ask me for help putting together a special promotion with his …

How Taxes Can Kill A French Comic Book

The French publishing commission has decided that both Lanfeust and L’Immanquable, two of the few remaining french comic magazines, do not count as “journals” or newspapers. As in, they don’t have enough of an educational content and as a result …

As Mark Millar Embraces Digital, Nick Lowe Rejects It (UPDATE)

Mark Millar recently wrote in CBR about his decision to embrace day-and-date digital comics release for his Millarworld titles. Previously he’d insisted on delays to digital releases of his books in order to support comic book stores selling the comic …

‘This Is What The World Looks Like’ – Talking With Judge Dredd: Mega-City Two’s Ulises Farinas

Comics artist Ulises Farinas keeps popping up in work from a variety of publishers (Dark Horse, Vertigo, Boom! Image, IDW), and chances are you’ve seen the strange, intricate worlds he’s created with what he acknowledges is a very distinctive style. …

Reading Raven Nevermore

Richard Caldwell writes, People still self-publish without crowd-funders? Is that even possible anymore? Raven Nevermore #1, Chapter One: Days of Yore is the debut issue of Nuno Teixeira‘s poetic revelation of dark fantasy. Created, designed and written by Teixeira, illustrated …

Bill Watterson, Alan Moore And Katsuhiro Otomo Top The First Round Of The Angoulême Grand Prix

Bleeding Cool is a little freaked by our seeming-clairvoyance here… But Bill Watterson, Katsuhiro Otomo and Alan Moore have won the first round of voting for the Angoulême Grand Prix, all non-French speakers/natives. The highest and grandest honour in comic …

Trapped In The Sandman – Exhibitions This Month In San Francisco And Tunbridge Wells

Two exhibitions on two continents. The first celebrates the work of Dave McKean, celebrated artist of, amongst many other things, the covers to Sandman. Dave McKean: A Retrospective shows off work across his career in a variety of media, and …

Remember Folks, Christmas Eve Is New Comic Book Day This Week. Ho Ho Ho…

In case you needed reminding… …this week, new comics (what few there are) go on sale on Tuesday, not Wednesday. Unless you shop in a Barnes & Noble on the East Coast, then it was all last Wednesday. Unless… Ho …

George A. Romero’s 15-Issue Empire Of The Dead From Marvel Hits New York In January

Bleeding Cool first told you about George A. Romero‘s secret Marvel zombie project in October 2012.  Then, Marvel teased it last February.  Now, USA Today has additional info on the 15 issue mini-series, which will launch in January with artwork …

Swipe File: Arsenal Vs Cable (Red Hood And The Outlaws Spoilers)

This isn’t a direct Swipe File by any means. But it is a bit of a thematic one…

We Mentioned Watson And Holmes #1 Had Sold Out Of A Small Print Run, Right?

That’s sold out at distributor level, which means shops may have copies of Watson And Holmes #1 – they just can’t order any more. The New York Magazine just made buying a copy their ninth recommended thing to do this …

He Said, She Said

Gail Simone, in early December. Okay, well, if you read the news on Bleeding Cool, I unfortunately have the sad duty to confirm that it’s true.  As of Wednesday of last week, I was informed by an email from  my …

So Anyway There’s This Thing Called Harbinger Wars Coming From Valiant In April

Three books. One crossover. Valiant. Just like the old days. HARBINGER WARS SOLICITATION APRIL 2013 VALIANT ENTERTAINMENT     HARBINGER WARS #1 (of 4) Written by JOSHUA DYSART & DUANE SWIERCZYNSKI Art by CLAYTON HENRY Cover by LEWIS LAROSA Pullbox …

Will Your Superman Domo Have Underwear On The Outside Or Not?

The DC Domo  2 1/2 inch figurines, out next month, show off a variety designs including DC Classic and DC New 52 for some. But because they are boxed mystery fugures, you won’t know whether of not your Superman will …

In One Week, In Two Weeks – A Cherubic Start To The New Year

In one week’s time, we start to get round to a full week’s worth of comics. Dark Horse has teh amazing Cherubs by Bryan Talbot and Mark Stafford, more Buffy, the new Star Wars, more Action Comics, lots of Rotworld, …

When Obituaries Go Wrong

Yesterday, Joe Kubert, of Hawkman and Tor, of Sgt Rock and Fax From Sarajevo, died. Bleeding Cool received many memories, many notes of sadness, many recognitions of Kubert’s contribution to the art form, there was sadness, but also happiness of …