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Tonight, Ask Rian Hughes Everything About Multiversity. He Won’t Mind, Honest.

Tonight, Rian Hughes is appearing at Gosh Comics in London, on behalf of the centre for adult learning, City Lit. Hughes is well known for his design and advertising work, his typographical work and for his comics work, three spheres …

M.O.D.O.K. Just Got The All-Star Superman Origin Treatment

Beautiful. Remember the first page of All-Star Superman? Ales Kot and Michael Walsh on Secret Avengers definitely do, in what is rapidly becoming Marvel’s best title. Comics courtesy of Orbital Comics, London.  Following the release of In Real Life, soon to be published …

Today, DC Comics Says Batman Is Gay. Discuss.

Multiversity: The Just #1 is out today, by Grant Morrison and Ben Oliver. A couple of years ago, Grant Morrison told Playboy, He’s very plutonian in the sense that he’s wealthy and also in the sense that he’s sexually deviant. …

Because Not Everyone Knows What Steve Yeowell Looks Like…

  Everyone knows what Grant Morrison looks like. He cultivates a look… But not everyone knows what Steve Yeowell, his artist on Zenith, Sebastian O and Invisibles looks like. Well, this last Saturday at Gosh! Comics in London, Steve did …

Grant Morrison To Issue His Own Guide To Multiversity

I had a very nice chat in the pub a few weeks ago with Rian Hughes, the man who designed the Multiversity poster given away at San Diego Comic Con. In it, he told me some of the decisions he …

Grant Morrison *Was* Going To Write Spawn Again

One story we ran just before San Diego Comic Con kicked off was that Grant Morrison was going to write the Spawn series, after his brief three-issue run back in the nineties. The news was not announced at the show …

Black Mask Unveils New Line Up With Grant Morrison, Steve Niles, Ben Templesmith And More

Black Mask Studios, the publishing/production company founded by Brett Gurewitz (Bad Religion), Matt Pizzolo (Occupy Comics) and Steve Niles (30 Days of Night) is unveiling its second wave of new releases. Black Mask is coming off of the recent announcement …

Grant Morrison Draws Jack Kirby’s Captain Victory And The Galactic Rangers

For the final issue of their latest series Captain Victory and the Galactic Rangers, Dynamite is pulling in the big names. Series regular Nathan Fox is joined by Benjamin Marra, Dan McDaid, Jim Mahfood, Michel Fiffe, Nick Dragotta, Tradd Moore, and some guy named …

A Weekend In Vegas With Grant Morrison Got Me To Kickstart A Comics Anthology

Asher Powell writes, When I sat on the rickety, tiny plane that dipped through the mountains from Fresno to Las Vegas, I didn’t think the weekend would end with me manning a Kickstarter for a comics anthology in two years. I …

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 …