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San Diego Comic Con Registration Opens This Saturday. For Thirty Seconds.

It’s time, folks. Saturday 9am PT, Noon ET, 4pm GMT… Though you might want to be there two hours early. The EPIC Registration landing page will open at 7:00 AM (PT) for you to enter your personal registration code and …

DC Announces Two New Retailer Roadshows For March, One In Orlando, One In Seattle

DC Entertainment are running two more retailer roadshows, where the execs turn up and talk turkey with local retailers. And we have two in March, one in Orlando, the other in Seattle. And more to come in subsequent months… The …

‘Screw That Hyundai’ – The Walking Dead’s Jon Bernthal Dissects Shane’s Psyche at Wizard World Sacramento Comic Con

By Hilton Collins Rising star Jon Bernthal, most famous for playing nefarious, tortured deputy Shane Walsh on the first two seasons of The Walking Dead, answered fan questions during a Q & A panel Sunday at Wizard World Sacramento at …

Cover Variance – From Adi Granov To Michael Golden To Travis Charest

A look at some of the variant covers to comics out and about at the moment. This is the exclusive cover for Amazing Spider-Man #1 by Adi Granov for Limited Edition Comix… Here’s the second print cover for Boom’s Evil …

Sixty-One Cosplay Shots From Wizard World Sacramento Comic Con

Taken at Wizard World Sacremento Comic Con by Hilton Collins, for Bleeding Cool… is there anyone you recognise? Is it you???

What Does This Chase Freedom Credit Card Ad Mean For Comic Book Culture?

Can we all just love this Chase Freedom credit card ad? Why? Because, yes there are cliches and inaccuracies all over the place, but this might be the recognition that liking comics, like superheroes, going to Comic Con, is now …

Monday Morning Runaround – That Is Not Spock

HIGHLY ILLOGICAL The comic convention where you pay $100 minimum to see Leonard Nimoy on Skype and get a pre-signed autograph… I’M NOT SURE WHAT SPORT IT IS BUT THEY SURE LOOK PRETTY Las Vegas Wranglers get all webbed up. …

Allegations Of Kickstarter Embezzlement Close South Bend’s River Comic Con

“A group of gamers are attempting to bring a gaming/comic book convention to Northern Indiana.” This is what River-Con was meant to be. “A one day convention held in South Bend, IN meant for the whole family.” That was the plan …

Denver Comic Con – War Of The Infographics

Bleeding Cool reported on the recent kerfuffle at the Denver Comic Con between former founders of the show and the current administration. The accusers had an infographic asking where the money had gone and, basically, accusing the show’s organizers of …

Friday Morning Runaround – Singing To Alan Moore About Alan Moore

GREEN LANTERN IS ALL TRUE The origins of the universe, from Green Lantern – and shots from NASA! MELINDA MAY… THE COMIC? Tom Breevort replies when asked, While Coulson and Marcus Fury Jr. arrival in the comic canon, and considering …

A Civil War At The Denver Comic Con – Both Sides Speak

The Denver Post is covering what appears to be a serious split amongst the management of the Denver Comic Con, following conversations with co-founders Charlie La Greca and Frank Romero, no longer associated with the show. But they are setting …

Carlos Pacheco Draws Barcelona Comic Con

  That’s the poster for the Barcelona Comic Con, by Carlos Pacheco. The statue of Columbus points to America, the continent he discovered, and that’s the direction the superheroes are flying in from. Expect a strong American contingent this year…

Wondercon Tickets Go On Sale. And Are Still On Sale.

A recent episode of The Big Bang Theory (aka, The Show That Hates You) saw the compatriots fail to get tickets to San Diego Comic Con, despite some serious screen refreshing (the kind of thing you’re not meant to do). …

Informa Adds Dallas Comic Con To Their Collection

I understand that Swiss/British publishing, conference and investor company Informa purchased the Dallas Comic Con last week. The show, running since 2002, has previously been run under the SciFi Expo banner from the OfficialPix company. Last year, Bleeding Cool broke …

Things To Do In The Midlands This Week If You Like Comics. And Other Things.

Olly MacNamee writes, The MCM Midlands Comic Con returns to the International Centre in Telford this coming weekend, Saturday 15th February 2014, and as well as popular returning guest Hannah Spearrit (Primeval, S Club 7) the big draw no doubt …

The Fan, Stan The Man, An Iron Man Made From Cans And The Falling Apart Plan

This is Iron Man Can, a statue of Iron Man made by Brad Walker from soft drink can tabs. He has exhibited the statue at a number of comic conventions and was recently invited to do the same at Stan …

Amazing Arizona Comic Con Aims To Beat Kapow’s Guinness World Record – Down In Robotown

A couple of years ago, the North London comic convention Kapow won two Guinness Book Of World Records for the fastest produced comic book and the most creators on a single comic book for a special issue of Mark Millar‘s …

Wolverine/Black Cat: Claws III On Its Way From Joseph Michael Linsner, Maybe In 2015

Ian Melton writes from Wizard World Portland Comic Con, I spoke briefly with Joseph Michael Linsner, first about his work on Conan about how Dark Horse approached him originally to be their cover artist to do something totally different than …