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Go On – Let’s Have An Annotated Reading Of Multiversity #1

By Sage Ashford Multiversity has been on my most-anticipated list from the moment it was first announced.   As a child I was always fascinated with the idea of alternate universes–how history could have diverged and developed differently from what we’re …

Gendercrunching June 2014 – Including Nationality And Ethnicity At The Big Two

By Tim Hanley After posting the higher percentage of female creators for six straight months, DC was finally toppled by Marvel in June. DC took a tumble while Marvel gained slightly, and it all was enough for Marvel to finally …

Are Batman And Gordon A Couple In Teen Titans Go!?

Batman and Commissioner Gordon have made a few very brief appearances in Teen Titans Go! Laughing outrageously together watching traffic go by, fishing and watching the fireworks together (also laughing outrageously). But yesterday’s episode, Slumber Party, may have given a …

And Finally… Unmasking The Japanese Batman

We ran shots of a Batman riding the Japanese Chiba expressway earning him the sobriquet Chibatman, the other night. Well, the national obsession over the man has landed him an interview. Apparently he’s a 41 year old welder who drives …

The Invisible Wonder Woman

There has been plenty of commentary showing how licensing and merchandising for Guardians Of The Galaxy has managed to remove Gamora and Nebula in order to try and appeal more to boys – and as a result, less to girls. …

A Comic Show – Star-Lord, Superman, And Saga!

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom, here’s the new A Comic Show video. I’m Aaron of A Comics Shop, filming in our Geek Easy bar. This week’s Guardians of the Galaxy features Star-Lord’s secret …

Francis Manapul’s NYCC Batman Poster Also Doubles As A Handy Subway Map

So if you get lost, you have no one else to blame but Batman. And remember folks, this is the last NYCC where Batman publisher DC Comics will actually be in New York. Next year, they’ll all have to fly …

So Who Is Under Superman’s Helmet In Futures End? (SPOILERS UPDATE)

Since the beginning of the Futures End weekly, DC Comics has been teasing as to the identity of the Five Years Later Superman. Wearing a helmet to hide his face – what exactly was he hiding? Disfigurement? Cyborgness? Identity? Two …

When Catwoman Gets An Eyeful Of A Naked Superman And The Rest Of DC Comics Go Skinny Dipping

Okay, so we’ve seen quite a lot from a certain Italian artist drawing a certain female arachnid of late. And with such sexual exploitation, there needs to be an attempt to redress things. Taking a bunch of images from the …

Pete Woods Sketches Some New New Gods For Godhead

Today’s DC Comics give you a little look ahead at the Green Lanterns/New Gods crossover series Godhead running through the Lantern books in coming months. We know Bekka, daughter of Himon. We know Lightray. We know Metron. We are even …

Trying Not To Be Cynical: A 4000 Word Discussion Of Multiversity #1 By Two Bleeding Cool Columnists

[ *This is a spin-off "Special Hidden Bonus Track" from Thor’s Comic Review Column on 8/25/14 in the form of  discussion between two of our Thor reviewers who found that a 22 page comic could spawn 4,000 words and more, …

And Finally… Batman Spotted On Japan’s Chiba Expressway

No explanation given. No explanation needed. 千葉の高速にバットマンがいた笑 こんな人いるのかよΣ(・□・;) pic.twitter.com/e8gbq7T9mv — りゅーちゃん (@snsd_mumin) August 24, 2014

Talking Comics – Discussing This Week’s Upcoming Titles From Saga To Low, Sundowners And Avengers Undercover

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. …

Thor’s Comic Review Column – Judge Dredd, He-Man And The Masters Of The Universe Vol. 3, Monster & Madman, The Delinquents, Captain Marvel, Little Nemo: Return To Slumberland

This Week’s Reviews: Judge Dredd #22 He-Man and the Masters of the Universe Volume 3 Monster & Madman The Delinquents #1 Captain Marvel #6 Little Nemo: Return to Slumberland #1 Judge Dredd #22 (IDW Publishing) By Bart Bishop Judge Dredd. …

Who Is The Heroine In The New DC Comics Licensed Young Adult Novel From Gwenda Bond? (Lois Lane UPDATE)

Novelist Gwenda Bond writes on her blog, This week the fabulous team at Switch Press/Capstone will be posting some visual teasers for what I have been obnoxiously referring to as Secret Project for months, leading up to the cover reveal. I can …

DC And Marvel Ch-Ch-Changes – Dan DiDio Closes Off Phantom Stranger’s Story For Futures End

Trinity Of Sin: The Phantom Stranger Future’s End #1, solicited as being by Ray Fawkes and Francis Portela, will instead have a full creditectomy, and be by J.M. DeMatteis, Dan DiDio and Phil Winslade . Avengers World #15 will be co-written by Frank Barbiere in addition to the previously solicited Nick Spencer. Justice …

Is The Big Bad Of Multiversity, The Big Bad Of Zenith?

The follow involves some seriously strong speculation. You have been warned. So, the big bad of Grant Morrison and Steve Yeowell‘s Zenith Volume 3 was a multi-dimensional sort of the HP Lovecraft sort. Iok Sotot: Eater Of Souls. Giving us the term …

Action Comics #1 CGC 9.0 Sells For Record $3,207,852.00

We have a new record: A copy of Action Comics #1, graded CGC 9.0 with white pages and the best graded copy ever evaluated by grading service Comics Guaranty Corporation, has sold for the highest price ever paid for a …