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And To Celebrate, Marvel Comics Announces Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. Spoilers, Free Comics And Discounts (UPDATE)

As an advertising copywriter, one of my most hated phrases was “and to celebrate…” – meaningless PR puffery. Unless alcohol is involved, there is no actual celebration. Well, get ready to open the Baileys, as Marvel Comics have announced that, …

Art Cards United – Untied?

Sketch cards have become quite a thing. Small pieces of original art often with pop culture connections, sold for small amounts of money, it’s been a way for creators to develop their art, for some to make a living, and …

Rhode Island Comic Con Makes Full Apology, But Questions Still Need To Be Answered

Posted to their Facebook page, the Rhode Island Comic Con has made a full statement regarding the weekend’s “hiccup”. On behalf of everyone at the 2014 Rhode Island Comic Con, please accept our heartfelt, sincere apology for the numerous and unacceptable …

Social Media Reacts To… Alan Moore On Crossed

So, yesterday, Bleeding Cool’s owner Avatar Press announced a thing. The French were, of course, psychic. Alan Moore et Gabriel Andrade vont travailler sur Crossed chez @AvatarPress http://t.co/qcAjGi6T88 — Buzz Comics (@BuzzComics) September 12, 2014 And some promised that they …

Ethan Van Sciver Lost His Facebook Page

I follow artist Ethan Van Sciver on his facebook page. He posts everything from art update, to his thoughts on the industry and film, his political views and more personal stuff like weight loss and his relationship status. He even posted …

Is Stephen Amell Cooking Up Something With Facebook For SDCC?

Stephen Amell has quickly become a fan favorite for his portrayal of Oliver Queen on the CW‘s Arrow and for his very open and candid social media presence. He is very active on Facebook, Twitter and does a lot of …

Liam York Says Sorry. To Everyone.

A few months ago, Bleeding Cool ran this story, The Inspiration Of Liam York. In which we noted that artist Liam York was being repeatedly called out for blatant swiping of a number of artists on Facebook.   Well, he has …

Birthday Boy Downey Jr Parties It Up Marvel Style

According to KSL.Com in Utah, Iron Man star Robert Downey Jr turned 49 on Friday and decided to celebrate it with a movie night at home with a few friends. The movie being Captain America: The Winter Soldier and the …

The Torture Of Artboarding

A heated conversation about the quality of the artboard provided by publishers to artists kicked off yesterday on Facebook, but it might be wise to remove the individuals names for easy identification purposes… and message boarders, please play along. Artist …

A Day In The Life Of Stephen Amell On The Set Of Arrow

Since his facebook page hit 1,000,000 followers… or likes, or whichever it is, Stephen Amell filmed a day in the life while filming Arrow. Nice little cameos by David Ramsey and Caity Lotz. There also seems to be an inordinate amount …

IDW Has A My Little Pony Coloring Contest — For The Kids You Know

IDW Publishing has posted on their Facebook Page a coloring contest to win the Ultra-Limited edition variant cover for My Little Pony #12. Nice piece by Andy Price. You only have until February 7th so get out those crayons… or …

Tell Rafael Grampa What To Draw, When Drunk

Next Frame is a Swedish project in which Brazilian comic creator and favourite of Bleeding Cool, Rafael Grampá and his corporate shill sponsors Absolut invite users from around the world to co-create a crowd-sourced animated film. It’s the first time …

Joe Benitez Sharing The Artistic Process

Joe Benitez, creator of the Lady Mechanica series, was the artist on Detective Comics #823  back in 2006 and posted these images last night on his facebook page. This is Page 13 and as you can see the process from pencils, …

Professionals, Press and Fans Complain Of Automated Tweets From Their Own Accounts By New York Comic Con – Updated

Update – NYCC has shut down the automated twitter/facebook posts. In a comment made to polygon.com, an New York Comic Con representative said that it was an “opt-in” function but they were too enthusiastic in their messaging and shut it …

From Marvel: Avengers Alliance – Thane, Son Of Thanos?

The Facebook game Marvel: Avengers Alliance just unveiled a new Special Operation, featuring Black Bolt and lockboxed character, Thane, a mysterious character who had previously only been revealed in silhouette. Looking at his biography, it seems possible that this is …

Boom! Launches Artist Search On Facebook

Lots of companies have been using social creative networking sites such as DeviantART and Digital Webbing to find new comic artists, from the biggest to the smallest. But now it seems that Boom! Studios wants to take that in-house. Kinda. …

Texeira And A Hero’s Death

I got a Facebook request from Mark Texeira to like his page for A Hero’s Death. I wasn’t sure what it was, so I clicked to find out. Turns out that Mark and writer Ricardo Sanchez are doing a kickstarter …

Frank Cho Banned From Facebook Over Topless Pterodactyl Picture

Okay, admittedly, it’s not the Pterodactyl that’s topless. But Frank Cho writes; I just got suspended for 3 days from Facebook AGAIN. My crime – posting a DRAWING of a topless woman holding onto a pterodactyl. Some asshole with a …