Tag Archives: Comics

Futures End Tops 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 …

So What Is A Chaos Shard Anyway? And How Will It Bring Back Damian Wayne?

Last year, Bleeding Cool first reported that the character of Damian Wayne was returning to the living this summer. And that does certainly seem to be the case. The LA Times reported, “Robin Rises: Omega,” a one-shot by Tomasi and …

Satellite Sam’s Tijuana Bible Not For British Eyes

British comic book retailers have been told by Diamond UK that the Satellite Sam Tijuana Bible incentive will not be available within these shores. Image Comics had previously announced that a fictional “Tijuana bible”, based on the small press pornographic publications …

Warren Ellis Writes Project Superpowers Series For Dynamite

I remember back in the glory days of the Warren Ellis Forum that, every now and then Warren would ask what odd characters people would like him to write, and he’d get a bunch of suggestions, some public domain, some …

Free Comic Book Day Preview: Top Shelf Kids Club And Jellaby

Another couple of previews of comics coming up for Free Comic Book Day on Saturday May the fourth. Two original comics for the kid and the kid at heart… Top Shelf Kids Club (W/A) Eric Orchard, Rob Harrell (CA) Eric …

Maxx’s Super Awesome Comic Review Show – The Art Episode, From Transformers: Windblade To Sex Criminals

Maxx’s Super Awesome Comic Review Show returns to Bleeding Cool, recorded at the one and only Astro-Zombies Comic Shop in Albuquerque, New Mexico, hosted by Maxx MacLennan. They say: This is the first Art Episode.  ALL of the art this …

Late Night Fun – Scott Snyder Finds An Alternate Reality

On a recent trip to the Cradle Of Aviation Museum in Garden City, NY while his son was on Spring break… Batman Eternal and American Vampire scribe Scott Snyder found a civil war belt that tells a very different history than …

Elevator Pitch: What Heroes Do You Want To See On The Silver Screen? Teen Titans!

By Gary Turner Again! Good feedback on our Dr. Strange pitch last week. Glad to see you guys were really feeling the scary movie idea for Marvel’s next genre. For the most part I think everyone is seeing a great …

Scott Pilgrim Versus The Post Office – Missing Art

A couple in San Francisco has posted about a couple lost packages from the post office. In the package were three pages of original art from Scott Pilgrim. Now the couple is trying to resolve this situation with the USPS, …

What Was The Deal With Batman: The Deal? Daniel Bayliss Talks

Back in November we ran a story about a fan fiction called Batman: The Deal by Gerardo Preciado and Daniel Bayliss. We were not the only ones to cover it as it was quite a unique and dramatic project. Seems …

An Editorial: 8 Things that Need to Change in Comics – Threats, Harassment And Understanding

By Erik Grove I wrote a column about Batman for this week but this isn’t that column. That column will come in the future. I’ve also got several interviews and other pieces I’m very excited about coming up. This week’s …

Excalibur Reunite – For Just One Panel!

It’s only for just one panel. In today’s Amazing X-Men. As Nightcrawler returns to the land of the living and the X-folk have a… coming back from the dead party, at Wolverine’s behest. But for just one panel, I was …

DC Comics To Launch New Booster Gold Comic, Out Of Futures End 3D Titles In September (UPDATE)

Okay, with the DC Comics solicitations being released any day now, it looks as of we’ll be seeing the September Futures End #1 oneshots solicited alongside the July books as, learning from last time, DC are giving retailers a two-month-early …

Boom! Studios Is Bringing The Boom! With Bee And Puppycat #1 Plus Four Different Covers

By Julz Hendricks Bee and Puppycat #1 is making it’s way to Boom! Studios this May with Natasha Allegri (Adventure Time with Fiona and Cake) and co-written by Garrett Jackson. First launched as a Kickstarter, Bee and Puppycat broke the …

Gendercrunching The Marvel Retreat

Last week, Marvel held a creative retreat, where a bunch of comics folk working for Marvel get together and shape the next waves at Marvel. From CBR, To that point, is the focus at the retreats mainly the big line-wide …

How Much For A Rat Chewed Plastic Man #9 From 1948?

Rats can chew through anything, it seems. Plastic and paper alike. From eBay…. This listing is for one single comic book. It came from a collection of golden age comics that were chewed on by a rat. The books have …

‘Power That Defies Logic’ In Solar: Man of The Atom Released Today – Five Questions With Frank Barbiere

Solar: Man of the Atom is back, today in fact, arriving in shops from Dynamite Entertainment as part of their Gold Key line up. The comic maintains much of its pulp origin, and has all those classic elements super powers …

Wolverine’s Hair IS His Mutant Power After All…

From the opening scene of today’s Wolverine & The X-Men… Genesis makes a case that might have some wide reaching implications. He’s talking about Wolverine’s body, being repaired by his healing factor (when it’s working) into an image that he …