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Who Wants To Be In Morning Glories? Even If It Costs You Your Life?

Morning Glories artist Joe Eisma makes the offer…. Morning Glories fans—you, yes YOU, can be a part of the book.  After 40+ issues, it’s getting to be an issue coming up with looks for the various students, guards, and other background …

The Wicked + The Divine Tops Advance Reorders Again, This Time Thanks To Kevin Wada

Greetings from the coal face of the direct comics market. Where retailers try to increase their orders of certain comics ahead of sale. Where supply and demand and most accurately reflected, where you can see which books are hot, where …

What Wayward #1 Teaches Us About The Way We See The World

Wayward is the new comic by Jim Zubkavich, Steve Cummings and John Rauch, out today from Image Comics. And it may be a Buffy wannabe, a story of teenage women fighting supernatural creatures hiding beneath the streets of Tokyo, and …

Genius #4 Has A Cliffhanger You Won’t Be Able To Wait Until For. Thankfully You Don’t Have To.

It was only a couple of weeks ago, that Bleeding Cool as able to run a piece about the situation in Ferguson, Missouri, illustrated with panels from that week and the previous week’s issues of Genius, the series from Top …

Prints Charming: Rocket Raccoon #1 Gets A Third Printing, Outcast Gets A Fourth

Consider this an irregular feature looking at comic books that have gone to second prints or more. Now, it is worth remembering that some publishers plan second prints automatically, whether they are needed or not and will often just run …

Chrononauts – A New Comic From Mark Millar And Sean Gordon Murphy? (UPDATE)

Mark Millar teased this last week. It wasn’t, obviously. Mark Millar cited a trip to London as delaying the it, promising the real announcement this week instead. But Bleeding Cool doesn’t want to keep you waiting any longer. We have, …

JMS And Ben Templesmith, Working Together Again

So, last year Ben Templesmith was replaced as the artist on JMS’s Ten Grand comic series for Image Comics. A work-for-hire gig for Ben, he seemingly went incommunicado after being sent a script. At the time JMS wrote,  Most recently, …

Frank Cho’s Creator-Owned Comics For The Next Few Years

Some you may have heard of, some you may not. Frank Cho has ten creator-owned projects in mind that he wants to see out in the next five years. Let’s see how he does… The first is Drawing Beautiful Women: …

Thor’s Comic Review Column – Green Arrow, Godzilla: Cataclysm, Astro City, Hexed

This week’s comics include: Green Arrow #34 Godzilla: Cataclysm #1 Astro City #14 Hexed #1 Green Arrow #34 (DC Comics, $2.99) By Graig Kent “The New 52” botched up a lot of things in its reboot of the DC Universe, …

Marvel, DC And Image – A Lay Of The Land Out Of San Diego Comic Con 2014

Okay, I needed a little bit of a break since San Diego Comic Con to write this up from copious notes. And I had a good couple of weeks taken up with surgery. But it also gave me time to …

Bleeding Cool Bestseller List – 17th August 2014 – Batman Beats Spiders, Sins And Zombies

This is the Top Ten Bleeding Cool Bestseller List, as compiled by a number of comic stores from their sales on Wednesday and Thursday. It measures what are known as the Wednesday Warriors, those who can’t wait to the weekend …

Variant Covers For The Wicked + The Divine + Rasputin

Above is a new variant cover by Kevin Wada, fashion illustrator recently seen on Sh-Hulk covers, for The Wicked + The Divine #4. Diamond code JUL148049 if you want one, standard price. While below is the Ryan Stegman variant cover for …

In One Week, In Two Weeks – It’s Multiversity Time

Launching next week are Multiversity #1, the relaunch of Dark Horse Presents, the new Strain comic, Night Eternal, Sensation Comics, Little Nemo Returns To Slumberland #1, the new Brubaker/Phillips comic Fade Out, Super Secret Crisis War; The Adventures Of Billy …

Giant-Sized Kung Fu Bible Stories Knocks Aside Rocket Raccoon On Its Way To The Top Of Advance Reorder Chart

Greetings from the coal face of the direct comics market. Where retailers try to increase their orders of certain comics ahead of sale. Where supply and demand and most accurately reflected, where you can see which books are hot, where …

Ivan Brandon And Nic Klein Team For New Image Series Drifter

The creators behind the Image series Viking, writer Ivan Brandon and artist Nic Klein have reunited for the dark and ominous-sounding sci-fi tale, Drifter. In Drifter, mankind has spread across the universe in a frantic rush to survive and has …

44 Pages Of Comics For $2.99 – That’s How You Launch A New Comic!

Tooth & Claw, the new anthropomorphic comic from Kurt Busiek and Benjamin Dewey was announced at Image Expo just before San Diego Comic Con, and will launch on November the 5th. Remember, remember. But also remember that it will cost just $2.99 …

Top 100 Comics For July 2014 – Matt Smith Beats David Tennant, Official

Here is the list of the hundred top selling comic books in the North American comic stores for July 2014, as ordered by direct market accounts. Rocket Raccoon #1 topped the chart, selling two and a half times the amount …

Prints Charming – Thirds For Silver Surfer And The Spread, Seconds For Doctor Who, Nemo, Guardians Of The Galaxy And Black Market

Consider this an irregular feature looking at comic books that have gone to second prints or more. Now, it is worth remembering that some publishers plan second prints automatically, whether they are needed or not and will often just run …