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Essential 8 Batman Comics – Celebrating 75 Years of The Batman You Deserve

By Erik Grove I’ll be honest. As a kid, Batman wasn’t my favorite. In fact, the first superhero books that really hooked me were Marvel books. I was an X-Men kid, like so many others in the early 1990s, and …

Yanick Paquette At Wondercon: The Lowly Entomologist Makes Good In Comics, Collects ‘Crazy Writers’

After a heavy traffic day at Wondercon (and things are just heating up really for the big day, Saturday), fans found it amenable to chill out with Yanick Paquette who definitely brings the cool with his long history in comics …

Bleeding Cool Looks At Son Of Batman, Ahead Of Tonight’s Premiere At Wondercon

Tonight’s the night … the World Premiere of Son Of Batman, the 20th DC Universe Animated Original Movie, at WonderCon in Anaheim. The World Premiere will start at 6:00pm, followed by a panel discussion featuring Jason O’Mara (Batman), Sean Maher (Nightwing), Xander …

Preview This Week’s 2000AD And Judge Dredd Megazine – From Mega-City Confidential To Faustus

This week it’s another double-bill, with 2000AD’s Prog #1877 and Judge Dredd Megazine #347 both being released in print on Wednesday in the UK and digitally worldwide, with print in the USA slightly later. 2000AD Prog #1877 features Judge Dredd: …

As Grant Morrison’s Multiversity Is Scheduled For August, We Find All The Art We Can (UPDATE)

UPDATE: Two more!   Original article below:  CBR have been allowed to announce the scheduling of Grant Morrison’s Multiversity series that has been long in the preparation, for August… Each issue will be 40 pages in length, featuring art by …

Grant Morrison And Rian Hughes’ The Key – A New Comic From The BBC

As part of their Freedom 2014 season, the BBC has commissioned a new webcomic from Grant Morrison and Rian Hughes, entitled The Key. It can be read in its entirety, here. It tells a wordless story, of freedom of action, of …

Frank Quitely, The Documentary Airs Tomorrow Night On The BBC. Trailer And Screencaps…

“Ideally you want to be a couple of months ahead on a project. But I rarely am.” – Frank Quitely. BBC Scotland have made a documentary about Frank Quitely, part of their What Do Artists Do All Day, airing tomorrow. …

Grant Morrison And Steve Yeowell’s Zenith Hits Amazon UK

Here it is folks. From Amazon UK, the first volume of Grant Morrison and Steve Yeowell’s Zenith for October. Looks like publishers Rebellion are happy to ignore and and all letters from m’learned friends in Glasgow… Looks like volume two …

True Detective – It’s All Alan Moore And Grant Morrison’s Fault

From Louisville’s Courier-Journal, interviewing Nic Pizzolatto. the showrunner, producer and sole writer of HBO’s True Detective, back in 2010: The first time I got excited about writing was reading comic books by Alan Moore and Grant Morrison as a kid. Growing …

Flashback Friday – Batman RIP

By Alexander Webb Welcome to another installment of Flashback Friday with your comic book (and fitness!) consigliere, Alex. Today, we are following up last week’s flashback with the final story of Grant Morrison’s pre-Crisis Batman run, Batman RIP. (Note: As …

Flashback Friday – Batman: The Black Glove

By Alexander Webb Welcome to the first installment of Flashback Friday with your comic book (and fitness!) consigliere, Alex. Today, we will take a look at a storyline from 2007 that eventually led into one of the most explosive events …

When A Studio Audience Laughs At Details Of DC Comics Continuity – Listen To Grant Morrison’s Chain Reaction Right Here

Grant Morrison was the subject, as we mentioned before, of a radio interview on BBC Radio 4, for the show Chain Reaction. You can hear the show right here, worldwide, free, for seven days. And next week, Grant Morrison interviews …

Image Expo 2014 Speculation: Five Wild Guesses About ‘Secret Special Guests’

By David Dissanayake Image Expo is coming up in just a few days, and boy does it seem like Image Comics might just outdo itself with this one.  Matt Fraction, Kelly Sue Deconnick, Rick Remender, Nick Spencer, Brandon Graham, Robert …

Frankie Boyle To Interview Grant Morrison, Grant Morrison To Interview Neil Innes On BBC Radio 4

Chain Reaction is a BBC Radio 4 interview show in which one guest interviews another – and the next week the second guest interviews a third, and so on. It began as comedians interviewing comedians, until Stewart Lee went off-piste …

Gerard Way And Gabriel Bá To Bring Back Umbrella Academy In 2014

It’s been away for a while. There have been Daytrippers and Fabulous Killjoys since. But now, according to My Chemical Romance‘s Gerard Way, the Doom Patrol-esque Umbrella Academy is coming back next year… So I got a really nice email …

The Man Behind The Maniac: An Interview with Guy Adams

Alasdair Stuart writes: Guy Adams has been quietly putting words in the mouths of very frightening people for years now. Best known as the author of a string of tie-in books to Life on Mars, Guy is an accomplished novelist …

The Last 2000AD Of 2013

Alasdair Stuart writes: For many in the UK, Christmas is marked by the arrival of a double-sized Radio Times that, somehow, always seems to use the same Santa art for the front cover. For many others, Christmas only begins when …

Unsung Masterpieces – Enigma With Peter Milligan, Duncan Fegredo, And Art Young

Introducing a new Comics Column, Unsung Masterpieces, in its first installment: Milligan & Fegredo’s Enigma By David Dissanayake Warren Ellis once wrote that, “American comics are hugely eager to put the future behind them. Last week’s books are done and …