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Auteur Theory, Attitude, And Visual Style In Greg Rucka’s New Gotham

By Bart Bishop The tide is changing at DC Comics. Ever since the New 52 revamp in 2011, there’s been a sustained “House Style” across the line in both aesthetic and narrative tone. The Batman franchise, in particular, has suffered …

Things To Do On The West Coast In September If You Like Comics

By Michele Brittany, a West Coast Bleeding Cool Correspondent It seems that most of the events in September are taking place in Oregon and California. Have a look and make your plans: California If you like things that go bump …

Sexy Or Sexualized? The Depiction Of Women In Comics With Paul Levitz, Gail Simone, Dave Gibbons, Marguerite Bennett, Adam Hughes, Christina Blanch, And Thom Zahler At Baltimore Comic Con

Paul Levitz moderated a panel on the depiction of women in comics at Baltimore Comic Con this year on Friday with panelists Gail Simone, Dave Gibbons, Marguerite Bennett, Adam Hughes, Christina Blanch, and Thom Zahler. Levitz opened by pointing out …

Gail Simone And Ken Lashley’s Secret Six Launches From DC Comics

Gail Simone is relaunching Secret Six with Ken Lashley from DC Comics in December, announced in the LA Times. We Informed You Of This At A Previous Juncture, of course. When Gail Simone walked off Batgirl, she promised she had …

A Bigger Batgirl And A Bigger Len Wein

The fifth Batgirl New 52 Hardcover, Deadline, is getting a little fatter. The solicitation read, BATGIRL VOL. 5: DEADLINE HC Written by GAIL SIMONE and MARGUERITE BENNETT Art by ROBERT GILL, FERNANDO PASARIN and JONATHAN GLAPION Cover by ALEX GARNER …

Simone, Ennis, Cassaday, Waid And More On The Dynamite Signing List For The Baltimore Comic-Con

Dynamite Entertainment doesn’t do a lot of conventions during the year, but they seem to be pulling out all the stops for the Baltimore Comic-Con next weekend (Sept 5th – 7th). As part of their 10th anniversary celebration, Dynamite will …

Tales From The Four Color Closet – This Week DC Are Really Spoiling Us

By Joe Glass This week sees a lot of great LGBTQ content from DC, the most I can think of coming out from a single publisher in the same week for a while. Now, small warning, there may be some …

Dean Haspiel Finally Draws Wonder Woman (And Deadman, And Ra’s Al Ghul) For Sensation Comics, Plus Sketches

Sensation Comics featuring Wonder Woman arrives in its first 2014 issue on August 20th. It’s a “digital first anthology” that will bring in a wide range of comics talent to explore the character and her Amazonian background in a number …

Harvey Awards Tap Producer Michael Uslan To Host And Gail Simone For Keynote Speech

Michael Uslan is probably best know as the producer of every single Batman movie since the 1989 Tim Burton film to now. He is also the writer of the current Dynamite series Justice, Inc that combines pulp icons The Shadow, …

Feel The Power Of The Sights And Sounds Of Boston Comic-Con

By Shawn Perry Last weekend Boston Comic-Con blew the roof off the Seaport World Trade Center and my heart.  On one of the most beautiful weekends of the year thousands of descended on the overmatched venue and the city Fire …

Let’s Take A Moment To Thank Gail Simone For Batgirl And For Creating New Readers

By Christine Marie Vinciquarra When I woke up on Wednesday morning I was a little sad, knowing that Gail Simone’s last issue of Batgirl was coming out. I had been anticipating reading it, but was overwhelmed with concern because the …

Gail Simone’s Last Batgirl – And Everyone’s Smiling (SPOILERS)

Bleeding Cool reported on Gail Simone leaving Batgirl over creative differences with the editor – who then also left. At the time, Simone tweeted, No, it isn’t. I am sad to leave, but glad they are finally allowing Batgirl to …

Exclusive Extended Previews Of Red Sonja #11, Lady Zorro #2 And More

We’ve got exclusive extended previews of four of the books coming out from Dynamite this week: Red Sonja #11 by Gail Simone and Walter Geovani, The Devilers #2 by Joshua Hale Fialkov and Matt Triano, Lady Zorro #2 by Alex …

Free On Bleeding Cool – Legends Of Red Sonja Vol I Part I

Hitting comic shops this month is the Legends of Red Sonja Volume One trade that collects the five-issue series written by Gail Simone, Nancy A. Collins, Devin Grayson, Meljean Brook, Tamora Pierce, Leah Moore, Nicola Scott, Rhianna Pratchett, Mercedes Lackey, Marjorie …

Stephen Bissette, Joe R. Lansdale, Steve Niles, Gail Simone And More – Nancy Collins Talks Vampirella: Feary Tales

With the recently announced Vampirella: Feary Tales, Byron Brewer caught up with writer Nancy Collins to talk about the new project and how it fits in with the overall scheme of the classic horror icon. BYRON BREWER: Nancy, what was it …

Exclusive Extended Preview For Red Sonja #0

Here we have an exclusive extended preview for Red Sonja #0 by Gail Simone and Noah Salonga with a cover by Gabriel Hardman. Red Sonja #0 is in stores tomorrow. RED SONJA #0 Gail Simone (w) Noah Salonga (a) Gabriel Hardman (c) WHO …

“Sonja’s Sort Of The Original Bad Girl Character” – Frank Tieri Talks Red Sonja: The Black Tower

In the first mini-series since Gail Simone relaunched Red Sonja for Dynamite, Frank Tieri takes the She-devil with a Sword to the Black Tower. Byron Brewer caught up with the writer to discuss his turn with the red-headed warrior. BYRON …

Jim Zub Replaces Brian Wood On Conan/Red Sonja With Gail Simone – We Talk

Dark Horse has the Conan license, Dynamite has the Red Sonja license. But luckily the two know how to work together… Last year it was announced that there would be a crossover between the two properties written by Gail Simone …