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Anthony Marques Quits DC As Superman Assistant Editor, To Draw A Dark Horse Comic

Anthony Marques is the assistant editor on the Superman books at DC Comics. For another month. I understand he resigned at DC Comics this week, to work for Dark Horse Comics. If he’d got a new editorial job, he’s have …

A Career of Milestones – Joseph Illidge Talks Hardware, Batman, Diversity, And Verge Entertainment

By Nikolai Fomich [Joe Illidge at Midtown Comics in NYC, Photo Credit Milo Stone] Joseph Illidge has been many things – editor, writer, businessman, and columnist – but throughout his wide-ranging career one thing has always remained the same – …

Garth Ennis’ War Stories Moves From DC Comics To Avatar Press

  War Stories was a series of war comics by Garth Ennis and a number of prominent artists such as David Lloyd, Gary Erskine, Dave Gibbons and the like, published by DC Comics/Vertigo. But that was nine years ago and …

A Comic Show – Archie Dies, Harley Goes to SDCC!

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom, it’s a week before San Diego Comic Con and I’m here with a great bunch of new comics now! First up is Seconds by Brian Lee O’Malley, it’s …

Selling Batman’s 75th Birthday On The Streets Of New York

It’s not Titan though, it’s DC…

Marvel Editor Tom Brennan Comes To DC Comics

Tom Brennan, previously an editor for Marvel Comics, is to take up an editorial position at DC Comics. Brennan  worked on titles such as Superior Foes Of Spider-Man, Wolverine & The X-Men, Daredevil Dark Nights, Scarlet Spider and more, and …

Here Comes Diane!

I understand that, the week before San Diego Comic Con, when editors are rushing to get work in from creators in the knowledge that next week will be a bit of a dead zone in that regard, the President of …

Katie Kubert’s Rather Ironic Appearance In Harley Quinn – And Other DC Cameos

Today, your favourite comic book (if you’ve already downloaded Verity Fair that is) will be Harley Quinn Invades Comic-Con International: San Diego. Or San Diego Comic Con as everyone else but the lawyers call it. And there is so much …

A New Superboy And The Gen 13 Comic From DC Comics?

That’s the cover tag, announcing the reintroduction of Gen-13 in today’s Supergirl #33. And they appear in a two page epilogie at the back of the story,written by Frank J. Barbiere and drawn and coloured by Ben Caldwell… With one …

Essential 8 Comic Book Controversies – Before The New Night One More Day Died (52 Times)

By Erik Grove Last week I waded into the deep end of comic book controversy with my defense of DC’s Identity Crisis. The reader response was predictable with some agreeing with me and others strenuously disagreeing with it. The dialog …

Talking Comics – Discussing This Week’s Upcoming Titles From Dark Engines To Squidder, Devilers, 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. …

Comics And Cosplay Reviews The New Batgirl Costume Design By Babs Tarr

By Ian Mageto Comics and Cosplay host and Bleeding Cool’s Bleeding Cosplay columnist Ian Mageto presents his thoughts on DC Comics’ new Batgirl costume design by artist Babs Tarr. Follow Comics and Cosplay: TWITTER › https://twitter.com/ComixNCosplay TUMBLR › http://satmorncosplay.tumblr.com/ FACEBOOK …

Thor’s Comic Review Column – The Life After, Turok, Avengers, Moon Knight, Lazarus, Captain Marvel, Wolverine, Grayson, Southern Dog, Spread

Thor’s Comic Column: Back in 2002, an aspiring comic writer named Sean Fahey launched a comic-review column with a vaguely “Viking” name, and a mission to cover something more interesting than plot rundowns of the latest Big 2 crossovers. He …

Piecemeal, The Completed Graphic Novel By Steven Grant And Phil Winslade That DC Comics Bought But Won’t Publish

Bleeding Cool, both the website and magazine, has run a number of pieces about comic books, unfinished, unpublished, languishing in the bottom drawer of a creator of a publisher. Some grate more than others. But this one, this grates. Steven …

And The Winner Is…The Stan Lee Excelsior Awards Voted On By British Schoolchildren

By Olly MacNamee When first I drank from the Bleeding Cool-Aid fountain back in January as a roving reporter covering conventions in the Midlands area of the UK, the first article I submitted was not con coverage but rather one …

‘You Have To Go And Talk About It’ – Grayson #1 Lives Up To Its Hype

By Shawn Perry Earlier this week, Grayson #1 hit the stands and I am happy to report it was a promising and highly entertaining debut for the new series by Tim Seeley and Tom King. Whether you’re for or against …

Scott Lobdell To Write The Weekly Title Running Through The DC Comics’ Band-Aid

I don’t know if he’s doing it solo. But I haven’t heard any other names attached. On the back of the success of his Doomed crossover on the Superman books, Scott Lobdell has been given the task of writing the …

Batgirl Will Have ‘More LGBT Characters Than Ever Before’

One of the many things the Batgirl comic, under Gail Simone, accomplished was the emergence of a regular transgender character in a mainstream superhero comic. No superpowers, just a life. But what future for Alysia in Batgirl now that Gail …