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Denver Comic Con – War Of The Infographics

Bleeding Cool reported on the recent kerfuffle at the Denver Comic Con between former founders of the show and the current administration. The accusers had an infographic asking where the money had gone and, basically, accusing the show’s organizers of …

A Civil War At The Denver Comic Con – Both Sides Speak

The Denver Post is covering what appears to be a serious split amongst the management of the Denver Comic Con, following conversations with co-founders Charlie La Greca and Frank Romero, no longer associated with the show. But they are setting …

Things To Do In Denver With Jimmy Palmiotti If You’re Topless And Packing Heat

Jimmy Palmiotti has a new Kickstarter project out with Justin Gray and Pier Brito. Just launched. I asked him a few questions. Rich Johnston: Things to do in Denver when you’re topless and packing heat? Jimmy Palmiotti: It is a …

Meet the Mayor: The Life and Times of Jimmy Palmiotti Part II

By  Nikolai Fomich On Friday, October 18, at New York Comic Con, Jimmy Palmiotti sat down to talk with photographer/writer/Jedi Knight Buddy Scalera, in a session modeled after Inside the Actor’s Studio. As detailed in Part I of this report, Palmiotti spoke at …

The Only Comic Shop In Aurora, Colorado, Raising Money To Help Victims Of The Shootings

All C’s Collectibles is the only comic shop in Aurora, Colorado. As a result, they have been targeted by many journalists looking for information about the killer and trying to tie his crimes in with a comic book collecting enthusiasm. …

Batman Inc #3 Hits $30 On eBay

While most comic stores held copies of Batman Inc #3 yesterday, following DC Comics’ instructions, many shops did not. Some chose to ignore the request, some didn’t receive it. But, as ever with a distribution inequality, eBay steps in to …

A Rather Unfortunately Timed Edition Of Broom Hilda

These cartoon strips are created weeks, months in advance. But it is a shame it had to run this week…

Geek Girl On The Street Reports: Joe Peacock Needs to STFU*

Kate Kotler writes for Bleeding Cool; *Made you look. Yes, Bleeding Cool, I went there. I reached back to one of my most contentious columns for this headline because I knew – KNEW – it would make you all click …

Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh: The Dark Knight Flashpoint

So THE DARK KNIGHT RISES has become a kind of flashpoint for cultural preoccupations and anxieties on levels both surprising and unexpected tragic. It’s one of those pop culture artifacts that has attuned itself so sharply to the ether that …

DC Comics Postpones Batman Inc #3 For A Month Over “Content That May Be Perceived As Insensitive”

In light of the recent events in Aurora, and in consideration of the victims and the families of the shootings, DC Comics has decided to postpone the release of the third issue of Batman Incorporated because the comic contains “content …

The Aurora Killings And The Comics Industry

From the Aurora vigil. Reaction across the comic book industry and media to the Denver shootings has been widespread, as you might expect. The Denver Comic Con put out this ribbon image, and called for blood donations. Blame on the …

Remember Denver. But Not The Killer.

Last night a madman with guns and gas canisters, gas mask and bulletproof vest, tooled up and entered a cinema to shoot as many people as he could. It was a midnight screening of The Dark Knight Rises. Reportedly he …

President Obama Responds To The Dark Knight Denver Massacre

President Barack Obama has issued a response to the massacre in Denver during a midnight screening of the Dark Knight Rises movie last night. Michelle and I are shocked and saddened by the horrific and tragic shooting in Colorado. Federal …

Mass Shooting At Denver Screening Of The Dark Knight Rises

Reports have been coming in that at around fifty have been injured and from twelve to fifteen,depending on conflicting reports, have so far been killed in a shooting at a midnight screening of The Dark Knight Rising at Century 16 …