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Starting A Sketchbook And Getting Sketches By Jim Cheung, Roc Upchurch, Karl Kerschl, Robbi Rodriguez, Erik Larsen, Kris Anka, Sara Picelli, And Franco At New York Comic Con

Brian Goldberg writes from New York Comic Con for Bleeding Cool: I recently started a sketch book.  My previous collection of sketches were loose and all over the place.  If you’re a sketch collector of art done by professional comic …

Social Media Responds To…Cosplay And Comic Con Criticism, With Denise Dorman, Erik Larsen And Chris Burnham

Denise Dorman‘s comments about the recent convention experiences of she and her husband, the famed fantasy illustrator Dave Dorman, caused considerable online commentary. Reddit launched a thread with exactly that. johndesmarais No, Cosplay is not killing Comic Con – Comic Con is …

When Don Simpson Was Offered An Image Comics Partnership

Megaton Man creator Don Simpson has been posting most entertainingly on Facebook about that project that never happened, the 1963 Annual, that would have topped off the Image Comics series by Alan Moore, Steve Bissette, Rick Veitch and more. To …

Giant-Sized Kung Fu Bible Stories Knocks Aside Rocket Raccoon On Its Way To The Top Of Advance Reorder Chart

Greetings from the coal face of the direct comics market. Where retailers try to increase their orders of certain comics ahead of sale. Where supply and demand and most accurately reflected, where you can see which books are hot, where …

Small Press, Big Presence At Glasgow Comic Con With International Guests And SICBA Awards

By Gordon Mclean Last weekend Glasgow Comic Con once again pulled off its sunshine miracle. Now in its fourth year, GCC somehow continued its unbroken streak of Scotland’s grey clouds and chilling rains taking a break so the sun could …

Fourteen Of The Batman 75th Anniversary Variant Covers From DC Comics

Here are fourteen of the upcoming Batman 75th Anniversary Variant Covers shipping from DC Comics in June… and starting with one, in mid production, that you might not have seen anywhere else yet. Green Lantern #33 by Ethan Van Sciver Justice …

Four Color Roots Part 4: X-Men, Image Exodus, Batman Redefined In Animation (1991-1992)

By Christopher Smith In this, the fourth installment of our ongoing column series, Christopher Smith takes us on a tour through his own back pages as a comics fan, going down unexpected dark alleys and digressions. Focusing only on the …

Whatever Happened To Image United? Erik Larsen Answers…

Once upon a time, there was a comic called Image United. Written by Robert Kirkman, it featured the Image founder’s characters in one comic, and was drawn by them all, Whilce Portacio, Jim Valentino, Marc Silvestri, Rob Liefeld, Erik Larsen …

VIDEO: Todd McFarlane, Rob Liefeld And Marc Silvestri On Leaving Marvel Comics

As part of the upcoming Image Revolution documentary from Sequart, a clip of the Image founders on leaving Marvel Comics for their new upstart Image Comics over at Malibu.

Erik Larsen Shares His Thoughts On Cursing In Comics

Image co-founder and Savage Dragon creator Erik Larsen spent some time sharing his views on cursing in comics on his twitter feed. Larsen is known for his strong opinions and speaking his mind. Here he brings up the issue that …

The Look Of Image Expo 2013

Thanks to Adam Messinger and Brian Bautista for this look of Image Expo 2013… including the after party!

Ant, Mario Gully, Erik Larsen And A Case Of Crotch-Tongue

Last year, after a series of increasingly unbelievable personal setbacks, Mario Gully sold the rights to his sexploitation comic Ant to Erik Larsen. Larsen is now planning to publish a new version… and hired Gully to draw it. So Gully …

BC Mag #2: Comic Book Feuds

Bleeding Cool Magazine article by Rich Johnston People understand Hollywood feuds exist, but find it strange similar behaviour might be exhibited in a field as lowly as that of, say, the comic book industry. But people are people, human nature …

Erik Larsen Leaves Supreme

Erik Larsen tweeted; After much thought I’ve decided to end my run on Supreme with issue 68 and make it an 80-page giant. I can do more cool shit that way. Supreme 68 won’t be all one big story there’ll …

Savage Skateboard Dragon

Freakshow are to release a series of comic book-based skateboard decks, starting with Erik Larsen’s Savage Dragon, under the name Longbox Edition. Freakshow’s Jim Sprandel, behind the line,  was the only intern at Joe Quesada and Jimmy Palmiotti’s Event Comics …

“Neil Gaiman Gloating Over Stealing From Todd McFarlane”

Dan Slott, Jimmy Palmiotti and Colleen Doran have been knocking back and forth the pros and cons of creator owned comics versus work for hire, sharing their own experiences and, for example, how Sandman pays Colleen’s heathcare bills. It was …

ECCC: Erik Larsen – After Supreme And Before Watchmen

Gavin Lees writes for Bleeding Cool from the floor of ECCC; Despite his abrasive reputation, I’ve always found Erik Larsen to be a very personable and entertaining creator to speak to.  I try to make it a point of order …

Now Image Comics Has Their Own Comic Con Just Down The Road

You can see the thinking, sat at the Image Comics booth at a variety of comic conventions across North America… all that travelling, all that fuss, all that money – and then you have to share attention with Marvel, DC, …