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So It’s Come To This: A Dexter’s Laboratory Comic from Derek Fridolfs, Ryan Jampole and IDW

By Ed Saul You’ve heard that the title character is probably somewhere on the autism spectrum. You’ve heard there’s a super-secret episode which consists of nothing but him and his sister cursing. You’ve heard…probably, a couple of other meaningless factoids …

Image Comics Joins The Cartoon Art Museum As A Corporate Member

Image Comics has joined the Cartoon Art Museum as it’s newest corporate member. The Cartoon Art Museum is a tax-exempt, non-profit, educational organization dedicated to the collection, preservation, study and exhibition of original cartoon art in all forms. “We’re extremely pleased to …

Adventure Time Is A Not Real Comic. But Aren’t They All?

Two of the bigger stories causing a stir lately have been Nimona web cartoonist Noelle Stevenson‘s first experience going into a comic shop and Image Comics’ publisher Eric Stephenson‘s ComicsPRO address (no relation). Noelle Stevenson’s account of her comic shop experience rather quickly …

Dark Horse’s Mike Richardson And IDW’s Ted Adams Respond To Eric Stephenson’s ComicsPRO Speech

On Friday, Bleeding Cool ran a speech by Eric Stephenson, publisher at Image Comics, to the gathered retailers at the ComicsPRO event in Atlanta, Georgia. You can read the whole text here. Eric Stephenson was also handed the 2014 ComicsPRO …

Comics Industry Reacts To… Eric Stephenson’s Speech At ComicsPRO

Bleeding Cool ran the speech as it was being read at the ComicsPRO retailer event at Altanta, Georgia. A message from Image Comics Publisher Eric Stephenson on the state of the comic book industry. He was forthright. And straight away …

‘Star Wars Comics Will Never Be The Real Thing’ – Eric Stephenson, Publisher Of Image Comics, Talks To ComicsPRO

This is the address that Eric Stephenson, Publisher of Image Comics, just gave to ComicsPRO in Atlanta, Georgia, I hope you don’t mind if I deviate from standard practice, but instead of talking about Image Comics this morning, I’d like …

Signed Comics On eBay – Not Worth The Variant Covers They’re Written On?

Signed books. I have a fair few. You probably do too. Each one a memory of meeting the person responsible for the work in question, and I instantly travel back in time to that moment. Sylvester McCoy opening a school …

Things To Get Signed This Week In London If You Like Comics – Before The Thought Bubble Pops!

Next weekend sees the Thought Bubble Festival in Leeds. But first, on Wednesday, November 20th, Nathan Fox will be signing his full colour graphic novel Dogs Of War, in paperback and hardback, at Forbidden Planet in London from 6pm to …

“I’d Like To See Minimum Wage Become The Hellboy of Malcontent Urbanites” – The Bleeding Cool Mega Interview With Bob Fingerman

Bob Fingerman is the creator of the ground-breaking indie comic Minimum Wage that ran from 1995-1999, published Fantagraphics. The series came to a conclusion in an open-ended enough way that it left fans guessing if it might ever return. In …

Driving Creators To Creator-Owned – Tuesday Trending Topics

I doubt we’ve heard the last of this one: In an article at Multiversity, Eric Stephenson, Publisher of Image Comics is quoted as saying, in response to a question about why so many bigger names are moving to creator owned …

Image Comics Publisher Alleges Comic Creator Bullying By Big Two

In an article at Multiversity, Eric Stephenson, Publisher of Image Comics is quoted as saying, in response to a question about why so many bigger names are moving to creator owned comics of late; A lot of people aren’t familiar …

Tuesday Review: Nowhere Men #2

Alex Wilson writes; Nowhere Men issue 2, written by Eric Stephenson and featuring the art of Mate Bellegarde and Jordie Bellaire, will be on comic book store shelves December 19th. The first issue of this series left me a little …

Tuesday Review: Nowhere Men #1

Alex Wilson writes for Bleeding Cool; Nowhere Men starts off by following the young, then a few panels later, the old heads of a company called “World Corp.” We then jump to people who have a virus that no one …

The Bleeding I – Talking With Eric Stephenson About Image Selling Out

Continuing our occasional, rather frank, discussions with Image Comics Publisher, Eric Stephenson. Now it seems rocking a rather retro look.  Well, I suppose revamps are in the air right now. Okay, to business. Rich: Every several months, we seem to …

Image Expo Day One by Peter Svensson

Peter Svensson writes for Bleeding Cool, and is embedded at the Image Comics Expo. Photos before the show opened by Mat Nastos. Day one of the Image Comics Expo was full of many revelations. Grant Morrison is going to be …

Wednesday Trending Topics: “Polishing The Bumper On Someone Else’s Old Car”

Gotta say, I love the sentiment expressed in Eric Stephenson‘s blog today.  Mostly because I’ve been thinking recently that our current group of industry EICs and other top execs is — with one or two notable exceptions — mostly a …

The Bleeding I – Q&A With Eric Stephenson Part Three

Eric Stephenson is publisher of Image Comics. He is also one of the few publishers willing to be directly interviewed by Bleeding Cool. At least one other asked to be in the light of our earlier interviews, but on receiving …

Bleeding I – Q&A With Image Publisher Eric Stephenson

Beginning a series of semi-regular chats with Image publisher Eric Stephenson. You got a question, email it in or add it to the comments… Rich: A number of people criticised me for being terribly harsh on you last time, for …