Tag Archives: comic con

Eternal Warrior: Days of Steel #1 Fully Returnable To Retailers – If They Order 12 Copies

Often retailers tie returnable promotions to a very large figure. 150% of a previous bestselling comic, for example. It’s hoe Image Comics managed to build increased launch figure on increased launch figure by tying the new one to the previous …

Baltimore Comic Con Debut: Poop Office #5

The fifth issue of Poop Office is going to premiere at the Baltimore Comic-Con. Creator Ben Weary of Naked Grape Comics tell us I will be in Artist Alley at table A162, and the comic will be priced at $3 (I’m still holding the …

Cover Variance: More Marvel Themes And Baltimore Rising

Boom! has these variant covers for Baltimore Comic Con ($10 each, booth #2001, dum dum dum dum dum dum dum dum…) Big Trouble in Little China #1 illustrated by Frank Cho George Pérez’s Sirens #1 illustrated by George Pérez (in advance of store sale …

When Sesame Street Did Comic Con

I will have missed it, partly because I was probably preparing for San Diego Comic Con, partly because I don’t actually watch the show.  But from this, maybe I really should. Sesame Street does Number Con… with some very familiar …

Marvel, DC And Image – A Lay Of The Land Out Of San Diego Comic Con 2014

Okay, I needed a little bit of a break since San Diego Comic Con to write this up from copious notes. And I had a good couple of weeks taken up with surgery. But it also gave me time to …

Holographic Homer At Comic Con Leads To Lawsuit

Homer Simpson has gotten 20th Century Fox into trouble, according to THR. The characters holographic appearance at this years Comic-Con has sparked a lawsuit from Hologram USA who is claiming the appearance infringed its patented system to project three-dimensional images onstage. The …

San Diego Comic Con – The Small Press And The Slow Burn

Mike Heffron writes, For the first time in a decade, I have my own small press table to sell my own comic books, my blood, sweat and tears.  But to be completely frank, I know you don’t care. At Comic-Con, …

Why Amanda Conner Won’t Do Free Sketches At Conventions Any More

Jimmy Palmiotti writes on Facebook, of his good lady wife, Amanda Conner, Why Amanda can no longer do free sketches at cons. Happens every single con. ps: do not ever pay this much for this. Ever. From the listing…. AT …

Late Night Fun – Sensi Ray Park

This showed up on Facebook. Ray Park, Darth Maul in Star Wars: Episode One – The Phantom Menace, took the time to show a young Robin how to wield a staff.   Post by Abbie Rich. Well, it seems that Park really …

Free At San Diego. Expensive Online.

Marq Romero picked up some of the following at San Diego Comic Con… It’s no surprise that many people buy the Comic Con exclusives to resell on eBay for two to four times the retail price. You can count me …

Kids Cosplay At San Diego Comic Con 2014 – Including The Sweetest Rocket Raccoon Ever (VIDEO)

Kendra Pettis (with Patrick Willems (welcome back, sir!)) talk to kids cosplaying at San Diego Comic Con 2014 for Bleeding Cool. There is no more entertaining thing to see than this today. None more. Now, doesn’t the world seem a …

Del Rey Gives Us A New Dawn In Star Wars Publishing, At San Diego Comic Con

By Jeremy Konrad When the Star Wars EU (Expanded Universe for those not in the know) was shuffled to the side earlier this year and made “Legends”, quite a few fans were perturbed at the decision. I have talked to …

Gays in Comics – It’s a Queer, Queer World At San Diego Comic Con

By Joe Glass Saturday at Comic-Con saw the 27th annual Gays in Comics panel, organised by the awesome Prism Comics, an advocacy and support group for LGBT in the medium. First things first, it is WONDERFUL that there is a …

Flesk Publications Exposed! The Artists Spill Their Guts! At San Diego Comic Con!

By Joshua Stone It is my pleasure to be covering the Flesk panel for Bleeding Cool for the third year San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) in a row, and just like the last two years, this one was also a blast. …

Moon Prism Power…. Make Up, All Moonies Unite!

By Ale Bodden Viz Media conquered SDCC with a total of three panels throughout the convention- with one whole hour dedicated to Sailor Moon on Saturday. This panel was hosted by Charlene Ingram, Senior Manager of Viz Media and Amy …

A Comic Book Road Trip Through 31st Century New York City, Springfield And Bikini Bottom: The Simpsons And SpongeBob Smile-Time Hour

by Ray Flook The Simpsons, Futurama and SpongeBob SquarePants are three shows in completely different situations: one is coming-up on its last season after an epic, capping-off an epic twenty-six-year run; one refused to die, spending nine years on the …

Manga And Viz Media At San Diego Comic Con

By Ale Bodden Throughout SDCC Viz Media hosted a total of three panels centered around: manga, Neon Alley (online anime streaming channel), and Sailor Moon. Hosting all of them was, Senior Manager, Charlene Ingram. For the manga news panel, Sales …

Neon Alley, Anime And Viz Media At San Diego Comic Con

By Ale Bodden Throughout SDCC Viz Media hosted a total of three panels centered around: manga, Neon Alley (online anime streaming channel), and Sailor Moon. Hosting all of them was, Senior Manager, Charlene Ingram. For the Neon Alley & Anime panel …