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Any Finally… Michael Cho’s Multiversity Cover For The CBLDF

We mentioned the CBLDF Retailer Membership drive the other week, including a variety of CBLDF exclusive covers for retailer supporters. Well, it will also include Michael Cho‘s cover to Multiversity: Pax Americana, above. And might make a nice counterpoint to …

3 Ways Readers And Creators Can Reap Benefits From DC’s Multiverse Map

By Hilton Collins DC Comics released the Multiverse Map this past summer, which depicts how things like all those multiple Earths relate to Apokolips, New Genesis, Hell, Heaven, the Source, the Speed Force, and other areas and essences that are …

Go On, Let’s Have An Annotated Reading Of Multiversity: Society Of Super-Heroes: Conquerors From The Counter-World #1

Sage Ashford offers his Annotated Reading of  The Multiversity: Society of Super-Heroes: Conquerors from the Counter-World #1 from DC Comics by Grant Morrison and Chris Sprouse. [*SPOILERS BELOW!!] The  “Immortal Man” is a version of Anthro, the First Boy, created …

Thor’s Comic Review Column – Multiversity: Society of Superheroes, Sirens #1, Futures End Month: Week 3

This Week’s Comics Include: The Multiversity: Society of Superheroes: Conquerors from the Counter-World Sirens #1 Futures End Month, Week 3 The Multiversity: Society of Superheroes: Conquerors from the Counter-World #1 ($4.99, DC) By D.S. Randlett (@dsrandlett) This is a ridiculous …

Ch-Ch-Changes – Marvel And DC Comics In October, From Action Comics To All-New Miracleman

Another look at upcoming comics, that might differ from how they were originally solicited… Justice League #34 will be drawn by Scott Kolins, not Doug Mahnke and Keith Champagne. It also has the cover above by Jason Fabok, originally intended …

Punching Fear In Multiversity: Society of Superheroes

By Nas Hoosen In my last post here at Bleeding Cool, I pointed out that superhero comic fans spend so much time reading between the lines of Grant Morrison’s comics that we sometimes miss the best parts: the jokes. Considering …

Deconstructing Morrison Part 2: Flex Mentallo, And The Conflict Of Concept And Object

By Adam X. Smith After Joe Colewood and I did a piece discussing the merits of Grant Morrison’s Multiversity #1, it dawned on me that I was nowhere near as qualified to critique Grant Morrison’s work as I had initially …

Are Grant Morrison And Jonathan Hickman Planning A Sneak Marvel/DC Crossover? Reading Avengers And Multiversity Today…

Since the seventies, DC and Marvel have run a number of crossover projects. Superman Vs Spider-Man,  X-Men Vs Teen Titans, Amalgam, DC Vs Marvel… but then no more. Joe Quesada and Bill Jemas made disparaging remarks about DC, Paul Levitz …

Introducing Survivors On A Dead World In Last Born From Black Mask – Talking With Patrick Meaney And Eric Zawadski

By Tony Wolf Writer / filmmaker Patrick Meaney is responsible (along with his producing partner Jordan Rennert of Respect Films ) for several well-known documentaries about several iconic comic book writers: Grant Morrison, Warren Ellis, and Chris Claremont (as well …

Thor’s Comic Review Column – Edge of Spider-Verse: Spider-Man Noir, Futures End Month: Week 2, Teen Dog, Sixth Gun: Vol. 1, Annihilator

This week’s reviews: Edge of Spider-Verse #1 – Spider-Man Noir Futures End Month: Week 2 Teen Dog #1  Sixth Gun: Volume 1 Annihilator #1 Edge of Spider-Verse #1 – Spider-Man Noir By Adam X. Smith Let me preface this review …

Grant Morrison Comics: What If There’s No Secret Message?

By Nas Hoosen I remember an article about Batman #655, Grant Morrison’s first issue of what would become his seven-year Batman run, from around the time that issue hit shelves. I can’t remember who published it anymore but one thing …

5 Notes On Annihilator For The Curious-Minded

Annihilator #1 comes out today from Legendary Entertainment, written by Grant Morrison (see his previous interview at Bleeding Cool here) and illustrated by Frazer Irving. It’s a “witchy” tale of a fair amount of complexity and considering its complexity is …

Annihilating The Fourth Wall With Annihilator And Multiversity

Annihilator #1 by Grant Morrison and Frazer Irving is published by Legendary Comics today. And you might consider it a companion piece to Multiversity #1 as well. That comic made a big deal of breaking down the fourth wall, literally …

Deconstructing Morrison Part 1: Animal Man And Black And White Morality

By Adam X. Smith After fellow writer Joe Colewood and I did a piece discussing the merits of Grant Morrison’s Multiversity #1, it dawned on me that I was nowhere near as qualified to critique Grant Morrison’s work as I …

At Last, Here Comes Grant Morrison’s Miracleman, With Joe Quesada..

Grant Morrison has talked a  few times about the Kid Marvelman story he was asked to write for Warrior Magazine back in the day, after they’d fallen on bad terms with Alan Moore, only to get a note from Alan …

Go On – Let’s Have An Annotated Reading Of Multiversity #1

By Sage Ashford Multiversity has been on my most-anticipated list from the moment it was first announced.   As a child I was always fascinated with the idea of alternate universes–how history could have diverged and developed differently from what we’re …

Trying Not To Be Cynical: A 4000 Word Discussion Of Multiversity #1 By Two Bleeding Cool Columnists

[ *This is a spin-off "Special Hidden Bonus Track" from Thor’s Comic Review Column on 8/25/14 in the form of  discussion between two of our Thor reviewers who found that a 22 page comic could spawn 4,000 words and more, …

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 …