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Gotham Academy Vs. Arkham Manor: The Verdict

We make choices in what we buy at the comic shop and in how we spend our time, and if you are like me, you don’t have a limitless supply of cash or time to say the least. So, a …

Joel Schumacher To Revisit Batman Forever, Batman & Robin And Batman Triumphant In Year-Long Comic With Dustin Nguyen

Everyone hates the Joel Schumacher Batman movies. Batman Forever less so, maybe, but definitely Batman And Robin, for which he has apologised. George Clooney said, “I just thought the last one had been successful, so I thought I was just …

Karen Berger Says That He’s ‘Not The Real Constantine’.

We haven’t heard too much from Karen Berger since she left DC Comics, where she had worked for decades, running the Vertigo imprint and forming it in her own image. And she had been at the birth of John Constantine …

Hank Kanalz To Run DC’s June 2015 Event?

I don’t know what it’s called. I don’t know what it’s about. I don’t know what books it involves, who is writing or drawing the titles or whether it involves John Constantine or not. All I know is that in …

Could We See The Return Of Superman’s Underwear In January?

By Dimitrios Haritos I was talking with my dad about the DC Comic January 2015 solicits (which I’ve been doing for almost 30 years now) and he pointed out something  that I hadn’t noticed. In all of the regular comic …

Today’s Batman Delivers Punishment Beatings And Can Bring Down Helicopters With His Fists

Okay. So in Arkham Manor #1, we understand that Bruce Wayne may be a little annoyed that Wayne Manor has been compulsory purchased to be the new Arkham Asylum, with the city’s worst villains poised above his Batcave. But a) …

M.O.D.O.K. Just Got The All-Star Superman Origin Treatment

Beautiful. Remember the first page of All-Star Superman? Ales Kot and Michael Walsh on Secret Avengers definitely do, in what is rapidly becoming Marvel’s best title. Comics courtesy of Orbital Comics, London.  Following the release of In Real Life, soon to be published …

Today, DC Comics Says Batman Is Gay. Discuss.

Multiversity: The Just #1 is out today, by Grant Morrison and Ben Oliver. A couple of years ago, Grant Morrison told Playboy, He’s very plutonian in the sense that he’s wealthy and also in the sense that he’s sexually deviant. …

Matching Up Deathstroke, The Comics Version And The TV Version – FINAL PAGE SPOILERS

This is Slade Wilson in the comicss, from today’s Deathstroke #1.
And this is Slade Wilson as he appears in the Arrow TV series.

Is Johns And Romita’s Superman Meant To Be ‘Superman IV: The Quest For Peace’ Done Right?

It is the lowest point in the Superman film franchise and one that doomed the film series for years, until Superman Returns doomed it all over again. Superman IV: The Quest For Peace. A film in which Superman destroys the …

A Comic Show – Harley Quinn Has No Arkham Manors!

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom, I’m back with another weekly A Comic Show just seven days after the last one! This week DC Comics released several new books, and gave Harley and Constantine …

DC Comics Ask Creators For ‘Daring, Blue Sky Thinking’ Pitches After The Band Aid – Think Batgirl, Gotham Academy And Harley Quinn

Yesterday, I ran the story that DC Comics were asking creators to bring their story lines to an end before what we have dubbed the Band-Aid event in April 2015. This was similar to instructions given to comic book creators …

DC Comics Will Still Have A Skeleton Staff In New York After The Big Move – For Six Months

I am told by DC Comics insiders that the big move from New York to Burbank in April next year may not be quite as clear cut as it has been presented. Because I’m told that two to three editors …

Talking Comics – Discussing This Week’s Upcoming Titles From Deathstroke To Edward Scissorhands, Arkham Manor And More

By Randy Young and Chris Hunter Bleeding Cool welcomes the return of Talking Comics, from Excalibur Comics, Cards, and Games in Shreveport, Louisiana, to discuss this week’s upcoming books, speculating about where they are headed, and discuss their favorite storylines. …

Landry Walker Is The New Writer On Red Lanterns As Charles Soule Leaves For Marvel

Charles Soule is enjoying his Marvel exclusive contract now (even if not everyone at Marvel or DC knew when this actually happened) so he must bid one of his remaining DC Comics titles. It appears that Red Lanterns will now …

The Return Of Damian Wayne As Super Robin – And Other Thoughts About DC Comics’ Solicitations For January 2015

A new year! And new changes! Damian appears to have returned – as if anyone expected that he wouldn’t – and appears to be coming back with superpowers in Batman And Robin #38. Bulletproof? The team of Batman and Robin …

Grant Morrison To Issue His Own Guide To Multiversity

I had a very nice chat in the pub a few weeks ago with Rian Hughes, the man who designed the Multiversity poster given away at San Diego Comic Con. In it, he told me some of the decisions he …

DC Comics Creators Asked To Bring Their Stories To A Close Before The Band-Aid

I understand that a number of DC Comics creators are being instructed to bring their arcs, their plots, their storylines to a close before the Band-Aid, the not-Blood Moon, the possibly Convergence/War World/Joe Kalicki look-what-I-made-earlier two month event next year. …