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Bleeding Cool Hosts J.H. Williams III Talking Process On Sandman: Overture And His Life In Art At Asbury Park Comic Con – With Full Audio

When I got an e-mail last January while traveling in the UK from Cliff Galbraith, one of the co-founders of Asbury Park Comic Con asking me if I would be interested in hosting a panel with J.H. Williams III in …

Got A Spare $1,000,000.00 Lying Around?

Interesting e-Bay listing here for original Jack Kirby art for Fantastic Four #1. The Seller says that he is holding firm on this at $1,000,000.00. Now I know nothing about the back story here, so I will give you exactly what …

Orbiting Around Captain America – Celebrating Kirby, Waid, Brubaker, Latour And More

Bleeding Cool welcomes back The Orbiting Pod, the podcast of Orbital Comics in London. They say: Welcome to another special episode of The Orbiting Pod! With the new movie Captain America: The Winter Soldier in cinemas worldwide, we’ve decided to …

What The Hell, Sitwell? (Winter Soldier And SHIELD SPOILERS)

Jasper Sitwell was a character created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby, appearing in Strange Tales in 1966, in the Nick Fury Agent Of S.H.I.E.L.D. strip, before and after it took over the title, as a fellow agent of that …

Panel 2 Panel Presents: House Of The Flying Scalpels, Arlen Schumer, Classic Comic Art And The Twilight Zone

By Panel 2 Panel Bleeding Cool welcomes back the Panel 2 Panel podcast team, joined by Lord of the House of the Flying Scalpels Kulbir and Arlen Schumer. They say: Joining the crew this week is the Lord of the …

Silver for Timely’s Golden Age and Gold for Marvel’s Silver Age

By Ryan Michael While Marvel is unquestionably the top dog in the comic-world today, that wasn’t always the case. During the “Golden Age” of the 1930′s and 1940′s, National Allied Publications (DC Comics) were the leaders, pioneers and grandfathers of …

Jack Kirby’s Heirs Have Only Just Begun To Fight – And Petition Supreme Court Over Marvel Comics Rights

After a series of seemingly failed cases over Superman and Kirby rights, Bleeding Cool Magazine dropped attournee Marc Toberoff from the Top 100 Power List last year. This may be a reason to reinstate him. Law360 reports that the right for …

Cosmic Tones For Mental Therapy: Slott And Allred’s Neo-Classical Silver Surfer Will Blow Your Mind

By Christopher Smith Like many readers, I hotly anticipated Dan Slott and Mike Allred’s Silver Surfer #1, released this week to considerable fanfare. I especially looked forward to the book not only to my being a fan of Slott’s complex, …

Booze Geek – D.O.R.I.S. The Destroyer Meets Thanos And Darkseid

By Dylan Gonzales Beer: D.O.R.I.S. the Destroyer Brewery: Hoppin’ Frog Last night marked my first experience with the Hoppin’ Frog Brewery and let me tell you, their D.O.R.I.S. the Destroyer?  It lives up to its name.  I was very…tired today. …

‘Have Realistic Expectations And Treat People Fairly’ – The 15th Anniversary IDW Interview With Ted Adams

This year marks the 15th Anniversary of IDW Publishing, and co-founder and CEO Ted Adams has a few reflections on his youthful obsession with books, working to bring some of his personal heroes to print, and the landmarks he’s noted …

Dan DiDio And Keith Giffen Bring Us The Forever People (UPDATE)

A few days ago, Bleeding Cool reprinted a tweet that seemed to suggest Dan DiDio were bringing back a cult classic comic. The smart folk told us to think Jack Kirby – Keith Gifen is one of the biggest Kirby …

Captain America Lives On: Remembering Joe Simon

By Megan Margulies On April 4, Marvel will release Captain America: The Winter Soldier. These movies are not only a cause for celebration by comic book fans, but also for the artists who created the superhero decades ago. In 1941, …

Essential 8 Thor Comics – Hammers, Beards, Dragon-Punching and the Best of Baddest Asgardian

By Erik Grove My name is spelled weird. If you look right up there where it says “By…” you’ll see it. Most Eriks spell the name with a “c” and most people writing my name misspell it. Close relatives have …

The Mount Rushmore Of The Comic Industry

Recently Lebron James referred to the Mount Rushmore of Basketball and that got a lot of sports people talking… not only about who he left off but who would be on the monument for a lot of other sports or …

Kickstarting The Seventies And Eighties With Jackie Estrada

Jackie Estrada began helping to put on the San Diego Comic Con in the seventies, and currently administers the Eisners Awards, as well as co-publisher of Exhibit A Press. During which time, she took a photo or two.  Or two hundred. …

Joe Casey Brings Back Jack Kirby’s Captain Victory

Jack Kirby‘s Captain Victory And The Galactic Rangers are returning to comic book shops this July thanks to Dynamite Entertainment. Written by Joe Casey – with Farel Dalrymple, Ilises Farinas, Michel Fiffe, Nathan Fox, Jim Mahood, Benjamin Marra, Jim Rugg …

Alternate Theories Add To The Secret History of Marvel Comics

Robert J. Sodaro writes: A few months ago, Sean Howe revealed The Untold Story of Marvel Comics, wherein he gave us all a warts and all backstory of the self-styled “House of Ideas.” While we thoroughly enjoyed that book, it honestly didn’t so much tell …

Jack Kirby New Gods Artist’s Edition – Can You Help?

Scott Dunbier of IDW Publishing posted this to the Jack Kirby Fan Group on Facebook, calling for help on missing art for the Jack Kirby New Gods Artist’s Edition. Hello Kirby fans, I’m working on the Kirby New Gods book …