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Iron Man Mask? Free Iron Man Mask? Roll Up!

Marvel is doing some kind of “Party” launch for Iron Man #23.NOW. Okay, they are not expecting balloons, cake or attempts to have sex in the stationery cupboard. But they are expecting to hand out a bunch of free masks …

Marvel Ch-Ch-Changes – Seeking Out The Weird Solicitation Amends

Sometimes I wonder about the relationship between the Marvel comics folk and the Marvel movie folk. At New York, a senior Marvel Comics executive told me that Marvel Studios wouldn’t allow them to use movie or TV images on the …

Can’t Get Enough Iron Man 3 Stuff? Hot Toys Has You Covered

Did you get crap for Christmas, you’ve already stood in the return line and that cash is burning a hole in your pocket? You want to spend it, but you just can’t find any new Iron Man 3 toys to …

Leaving Las Vegas – Wax Cap’s Days Are Numbered

Madame Tussauds in Las Vegas has been hosting an Avengers line-up that is a must-see. Thor, Iron Man, Nick Fury and Captain America are currently on display at the famous wax museum but time is counting down before one of …

Christmas Swag – From Sandman to Doctor Who

When we go to comic cons, we usually post swag shots, but Christmas often blesses us with plenty of geek delight, too. Inspired by seeing comics people posting their hauls on Facebook, I decided to share what friends and family …

Want To Buy A Movie Ready Iron Man 3 Suit Of Armor? Not So Fast…

Were you hoping to get a full-sized wearable Iron Man armor for Christmas, but now the gifts are all open and you are left armorless? This might be the explanation: Last week a few websites like Gizmodo and Engadget posted stories about a company …

Late Night Fun – Possibly The Nerdiest Wedding Ever

This may be the nerdiest wedding ever… and that’s saying something. This is the wedding of Adam Bohn, CEO of Artix Entertainment/creator of AdventureQuest Worlds, and Michelle Chang. You have to be impressed by the priest going along with it all.

Rings Of The Mandarin To Start In Iron Man #23

  Don’t let the big #1 fool you, the cover is for Iron Man #23… the first part of the new Rings Of The Mandarin story. The five-issue arc is being written by Kieron Gillen and with art by Luke …

Give The Gift Of Paper – Hello Kitty, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles And My Little Pony

Looking for a gift this year that has the pop culture/nerd feel, will catch a kids attention without breaking the bank? How about giving paper? Or more specifically Papercraft Playsets. Funko is offering up these fun little sets that kids should …

Live From The Comic Shop – Iron Man, Rover Red Charlie, Velvet, Hinterkind, The Fox, Burn the Orphanage, Hellboy in Hell, The Occultist

I’m reviewing live with first looks at today’s releases here at my local comic shop, Conquest Comics in New Jersey, and it’s another week of tough choices so I’m casting my net wide and taking in the comics goodness. We’ve …

Thirty Thoughts About Thirty Comics – Iron Man, Earth 2, Superior Spider-Man, Bionic Man, Batman/Superman, X-Men Legacy, Batwing, Green Arrow, Phantom Stranger, Fearless Defenders, Detective Comics, Elephantmen, Khan, Spawn, Burn The Orphanage, Happy Kitty, Judge Dredd, The Revenger, Velvet, Carbon Grey, Great Pacific, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Secret Avengers, Think Tank, Doctor Who, Black Bat, Deadworld, Dinosaurs Attack, Transformers And TMNT Shredder (UPDATE)

Like we said earlier today, everyone loves a drone. I’m starting to wonder why all the Iron Men suits still need to be man-shaped though. As subterfuge? To present a human face to mass destruction? Ego? Or maybe just so …

You Might Have To Be Tony Stark To Afford This

I love Sideshow Collectibles and the products they create… but every once in a while they put out something that makes me wonder who would actually buy it. I came across one of those this weekend. Created by Beast Kingdom, you …

When Laurie Penny Became An Iron Man Character (Update – Also Abigail Brady)

Laurie Penny is a British author and journalist, She is a contributing editor for New Statesmen and, as her website states “writes and speaks on social justice, pop culture, gender issues and digital politics for The Guardian, The Independent, Vice, Salon, …

Live From The Comic Shop: Protectors Inc., Drumhellar, Alex + Ada, Painkiller Jane, The Occultist, Bee Vixens From Mars, Baltimore, Iron Man, Hinterkind

This week caught me unawares, at least I had no idea that there were around 20 books I wanted to have a look at, having gotten myself a little distracted with some comics scholarship projects. But there they were. I …

Thirty-Three Thoughts About Thirty-Two Comics – Painkiller Jane, Captain America, Batman/Superman, Batwing, Green Arrow, Mighty Avengers, The Movement, Superman Unchained, Red Sonja Legends, Detective Comics, Action Comics, Iron Man, Longshot, The Star Wars, Victories, East Of West, Amazing X-Men, Ten Grand, Spawn, Grindhouse, Occultist, Fatale, Uber, Absolution, Drumhellar, Alex + Ada, Baltimore: Infernal, Cobra Files, Dark Cybertron, Morning Glories And Classic Dredd

Welcome to the most popular weekly column on Bleeding Cool. You keep reading it, I’ll keep writing it! So, what’s happening in today’s comics (with a bunch of peeks you won’t find elsewhere).. and we start with a little bit …

Don And Maggie Thompson’s Million Dollar Collection To Go To Auction

Don and Maggie Thompson have an amazing and important history as part of the comic book industry. In 1960 they put out a mimeographed one-sheet called Harbinger, it told about their upcoming project, one of the earliest fanzines called Comic …

The Birth of Tesla Electric Lights & Manufacturing

Carl Watkins writes for Bleeding Cool: There is no doubt that at the time of conception I was playing far too much Fallout 3. The days in my cubical were consumed with thoughts of clearing an old police station of …

Talking To Kieron Gillen About Marvel, Touching Death’s Head And Steampunking Mr Sinister

Joseph Glass write for Bleeding Cool at NYCC. This is the first of three interview pieces he wrote with Kieron Gillen. At NYCC, someone said to me that Kieron Gillen is the next Alan Moore. I’d never thought of him …