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Dennis Barger Still Wants His Dan DiDio Dollar

A while ago, we posted how Dennis Barger of Wonderworld Comics made a dollar bet with DC Comics co-publisher Dan DiDio, regarding making the look of variant covers available to retailers before they had to make their final orders. Well, …

SyFy Sets Original Movie Ratings Record With Sharknado 2

Its seems that Wednesday night isn’t just new comic day, it also appears to be campy movie night as a lot of people stayed in and watched Sharknado 2: The Second One. Deadline is reporting that the ratings for the …

Dan DiDio’s Plans To Reboot The New 52 Again, Courtesy Of Harley Quinn

Everyone loves DC’s current Harley Quinn comic, outselling Justice League, the Superman relaunch, Original Sin, Wolverine, Walking Dead and the X-Men titles. And it can be read on a number of levels. So, when reading the San Diego Comic Con …

Dan Didio Shows Us Batman / Affleck Cowl And Cape

This tweet comes to us from DC Comics‘ Co-Publisher Dan Didio from the Comic-Con Floor. Batfleck costume is in the house! pic.twitter.com/wJCYm4S1ne — dan didio (@dandidio1) July 24, 2014  

The DC Comics Band-Aid Will Have No Characters From Prime Earth – Welcome To The Else Wars

Bleeding Cool has been running reports of next spring’s DC Comics event which will see twenty two-part stories published over two months with a weekly series running through it, forty-eight issues in all. Last week we heard the news that …

Homage And Evolution In Infinity Man And The Forever People

By Christopher Helton Dan Didio gets a lot of grief over the management side of his work at DC Comics, but I have enjoyed his comic writing work at the company, particularly the OMAC reboot that he did with artist …

Dan DiDio Owes Dennis Barger Jr A Whole Dollar

At the DC Comics Roadshow in Chicago a little while ago, Wonderworld retailer Dennis Barger Jr complained about not being able to see variant covers before ordering them. DC Comics co-publisher Dan DiDio told him that in the future, retailers …

Days Of Future Past: When Dan DiDio Wrote A Letter To DC Comics, Aged Twelve

I was born in 1972. Just before that momentous occasion, DC co-publisher Dan DiDio was writing letters to The House of Secrets #99 (August 1972) aged twelve. And he already appeared to be micro-managing…. Day After Doomsday was a fun series of …

Thank You Dan DiDio, For Helping Me On My Journey

Last night, I found my way barred. Trying to get into Jelly Jungle, I found myself flummoxed by the three quests, one per day, ahead of me. So I called for help, to see if anyone would help me pass …

Tom DeFalco To Edit DC Comics Line For Two Months?

Reports of a recent staff meeting at DC Comics reach me. Referring to answers to questions about the move to Los Angeles, I am told that Co-Publisher Dan DiDio addressed the troops, telling them that everyone was still in shock and …

Dennis Barger On That DC Retailer Chicago Summit

This morning, Bleeding Cool ran a report on a recent DC Retailer Summit at Chicago a couple of nights ago. During which our anonymous retailer clerk took exception to some comments from Michigan retailer Dennis Barger of Wonderworld Comics. We …

Clowns, Jokers And 3D Covers – A Comic Store Clerk Attends DC’s Retailer Summit Before C2E2

An unnamed comic store employee attended the DC Retailer Summit in Chicago, the evening before C2E2 began. This is what he told Bleeding Cool. DC Comics once again had a meeting hall in the adjoining hotel to the show reserved …

Eternity Can Wait – DC Weeklies Will Run Until March 2015

Dan DiDio, co-Publisher of DC Comics, has been laying out the schedules for the three announced weekly titles so far, on Facebook. Unlike 52 and Countdown before them, they will not last a year. Though it seems that Batman Eternal …

Tomorrow, When They Wake Up, DC Comic Creators Will Have Sixty Questions To Answer

DC Comics co-publishers Dan DiDio and Jim Lee have followed up on Publisher Diane Nelson‘s announcement about a survey of DC comic book creators into… well, pretty much everything. They write, By now you’ve all likely seen and read Diane …

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 …

That Full Infinity Man And The Forever People #1 Solicitation For June

Once I knew what to look for… well, here’s the solicit for June’s new title from DiDio, Giffen and Koblish. INFINITY MAN AND THE FOREVER PEOPLE #1 On Sale 6/11 U.S. Price: 2.99 Written by: Keith Giffen, Dan Didio Art …

Dan DiDio And Keith Giffen Bring Us The Forever People (UPDATE)

A few days ago, Bleeding Cool reprinted a tweet that seemed to suggest Dan DiDio were bringing back a cult classic comic. The smart folk told us to think Jack Kirby – Keith Gifen is one of the biggest Kirby …

A New Cult Favourite Comic From Dan DiDio And Keith Giffen

Yesterday, Dan DiDio tweeted in response to a comment by Nathan Fairburn, about his plans for an upcoming comic book. @MDesaad @nathanfairbairn @DocShaner Keith and I are about to come at you with an old cult favorite. Hope it meets …