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Why Are Transgender Characters Associated With Disguise And Deception? Gail Simone, Morgan Boecher And P. Kristen Enos At New York Comic Con

June Vigants writes from New York Comic Con for Bleeding Cool: I attended the Transgender themes in comics panel this Sunday at NYCC. The panel was moderated by Charles Battersby, a playwright and theatre critic and a member of PressXY, …

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Christine Marie Vinciquarra writes for Bleeding Cool: There are countless amounts of people that review comic books on a daily basis, but I’ve been writing reviews for Bleeding Cool for about six months now. I never expected to learn so …

Cults Takes A Bashing With Gail Simone And Tim Seeley’s First Comics For Vertigo – Clean Room And Effigy

At the New York Comic Con Vertigo panel today, two new books were announced from the mature readers imprint of DC Comics, debut books for most of the creators involved. Gail Simone and Jonathan Davis-Hunt on Clean Room, and Tim Seeley …

Live! From The Dark Horse Builds Character Panel At NYCC 2014 – With Donny Cates, Eliot Rahal, Fred Van Lente, Gail Simone, Raphael Albuquerque, Jim Calafiore And More

On a day that already seemed like a pronounced influx for the first day of NYCC compared to years past, there were also a significant number of weighty, fan-drawing panels, not least of which was Dark Horse leading the charge …

Bob’s Burgers, Evil Ernie And More – Dynamite Exclusives For NYCC 2014

Dynamite Entertainment has announced their exclusives and their guest for the upcoming New York Comic Con October 9th – 12th. The company will be set up at booth #2022 Guest signing at their booth include: Alex DeCampi – Lady Zorro …

Exclusive Extended Previews Of Bob’s Burgers #2, Red Sonja #12 And Pathfinder: City of Secrets #5

We have three exclusive extended previews here for Dynamite books coming out on Wednesday. First up is Red Sonja #12 by Gail Simone and Walter Geovani, then Pathfinder: City of Secrets #5 by Jim Zub and Leandro Oliveira and finally …

Preview Character Designs And Meta Content From Leaving Megalopolis By Gail Simone And Jim Calafiore

It started off as a Kickstarter that raised a six-figure sum due to overwhelming fan demand, and that’s no surprise due to the team up of the magnificent Gail Simone and Jim Calafiore, who previously collaborated on Secret Six. The …

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 …