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DC Comics To Rush Out Gotham Central #1 In Time For The TV Show For A Dollar

With the new television series Gotham set to premiere on Fox on September 22nd, DC Entertainment have suddenly decided to publish a reprint of Gotham Central #1 as Gotham Central Special Edition for $1, by Ed Brubaker, Greg Rucka and Michael …

A Comic Show – Multiversity, Delinquents, And Fade Out!

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom! I’m back with a stack of New Comics Now! For DC we have the trippy Multiversity #1 by Morrison and Reis. It’s like reading Crisis On Infinite Earth …

Marvel’s Wal-Mart Exclusive Comics – Avengers, Spider-Man, Guardians And Winter Soldier

Marvel’s latest attempt to push their comic books into the mainstream, has seen Wal-Mart sell a series of exclusive trade paperbacks, geared to those familiar with the movies, all for $5 each. Their covers proclaim each is an “Exclusive Complete Graphic …

How Come The French Get All The Best Batman Comics?

The French have one of the most successful comic book industries and art forms in the world. So why do they have to rub it in and make the imported American comics even better? They already have a Complete Geoff …

Ed Brubaker’s Remake Of Maniac Cop To Announce Its Director At Cannes

Plus: Irvine Welsh writing a Spring Breakers sequel, a film that promises both hards-ons and tears, and a new Paul Verhoeven thriller.

Essential 8 Batman Comics – Celebrating 75 Years of The Batman You Deserve

By Erik Grove I’ll be honest. As a kid, Batman wasn’t my favorite. In fact, the first superhero books that really hooked me were Marvel books. I was an X-Men kid, like so many others in the early 1990s, and …

Orbiting Around Captain America – Celebrating Kirby, Waid, Brubaker, Latour And More

Bleeding Cool welcomes back The Orbiting Pod, the podcast of Orbital Comics in London. They say: Welcome to another special episode of The Orbiting Pod! With the new movie Captain America: The Winter Soldier in cinemas worldwide, we’ve decided to …

Running The Last Two Pages Of Tomorrow’s Dead Letters #1, And Why It Excites Matt Fraction And Ed Brubaker

SPOILERS, obviously… Boom! Studios has a new original series coming out tomorrow. They saw a nice bit of success and buzz last year with series like Polarity, Day Men, Hit and Six-Gun Gorilla and this year is off to a …

How Do You Make A Cover Like Fatale #21?

The process of a cover by Sean Phillips for Fatale #21…

Talking To Ed Brubaker On His Five Year Deal With Image, The Fade Out And The Winter Soldier – At Image Expo

By Kevin Schmidt One of the most exciting announcements at ImageEXPO was the announcement of Sean Phillips and Ed Brubaker’s groundbreaking new arrangement with Image.  I had a chance to ask Ed about this new deal, his forthcoming book, and …

Ed Brubaker And Sean Phillips Sign A Five Year Deal With Image Comics And Announce Fade Out – Updated

David Dissanayake writes: Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips will be taking a “revolutionary approach,” with Image, signing a five year deal with Image where they can do, literally, anything they want.  These two are the first two to make this deal. The …

Live From The Comic Shop – Iron Man, Rover Red Charlie, Velvet, Hinterkind, The Fox, Burn the Orphanage, Hellboy in Hell, The Occultist

I’m reviewing live with first looks at today’s releases here at my local comic shop, Conquest Comics in New Jersey, and it’s another week of tough choices so I’m casting my net wide and taking in the comics goodness. We’ve …

Ben Affleck And Matt Damon To Produce Film Of Ed Brubaker And Sean Phillips’ Sleeper

DC Comics continues its onslaught of recent Film/TV news, this time for Sleeper by Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips via Variety: Warner Bros. is ramping up development of “Sleeper,” a long-in-development DC Entertainment property that’s set up with producers Ben Affleck, Matt …

Both Pretty Deadly #1 And Velvet #1 Sell Out Of Their 57,000 Print Runs

Two Image Comics launches for today, Pretty Deadly #1 by Kelly Sue DeConnick and Emma Rios, and Velvet #1 by Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting, have sold out of their 57,000 print runs, from Diamond Comic Distributors. Now, both books …

Live From The Comic Shop: Velvet, Sex Criminals, Pretty Deadly, Marvel Now What?!, Hellboy: The Midnight Circus

We’re back! Down with con crud last week courtesy of the madness of New York Comic Con, I’m catching up on my books, but if there’s one thing that’ll get me out of bed and down to my local shop, …

Preview: Ed Brubaker And Steve Epting’s Velvet #1.

  Out this Wednesday, from Image Comics, the teaming up again of Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting, last seen on Captain America, now taking their pulpy tones to… well… Paris. The year after I was born. With a rather what-if-Moneypenny-was-James-Bond …

Image Comics: What’s Next – SDCC Panel Recap

Joseph Schmidt writes for Bleeding Cool: Nick Dragotta, Joe Casey, Amy Reeder, Brandon Montclare, Rick Remender, Ed Brubaker, and J Michael Straczynski were in attendance for the Image Comics: What’s Next? panel, moderated by Eric Stephenson. Brubaker started the discussion …

Five Image Comics Debut In October – And One Of Them Does It Five Times

A new month of solicitations, and all eyes turn to Image Comics’s debuts, expanding and diversifying the line, especially considering recent prominent successes. The question is, which of these will be underordered the most? Special congratulations to Kieron Gillen for …