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Young Avengers Wins GLAAD Award For Increased Visibility And Understanding Of LGBT Community

From the GLAAD Awards in Los Angeles, this weekend, reflecting the portraying of gay characters and gay themes in pop culture, Marvel scored a win. Outstanding Comic Book:  Young Avengers, written by Kieron Gillen (Marvel Comics) It was also drawn by Jamie McKelvie …

This Is Your Kieron Gillen And Jamie McKelvie Preview For The Wicked And The Divine #WicDiv

My very favourite movie trailer was for Trainspotting. It didn’t feature anything from the film at all, but it set the tone so perfectly. Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie did something similar for Phonogram: The Singles Club as well, an …

Tales from the Four-Color Closet – LGBTQ Young Avengers

By Joe Glass Well, it’s finally over. Tumblr is in tears, critics are applauding, and fans all over kinda wish it wasn’t so. The critically acclaimed and fan-favourite run on Young Avengers by Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie et al. …

Is Young Avengers The First Mainstream All LGBT Superhero Team?

Young Avengers by Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie (and a few friends) comes to an end today, and it also concludes Gillen’s Loki story, even more that Journey Into Mystery did. The new Loki story picks up in All New …

Bleeding Cool’s 11 Best Graphic Novels of 2013

By Rich Johnston and Hannah Means-Shannon Graphic novels this year, whether stand-alone or part of an ongoing series of collections, whether collaborations or the work of a single creator, have increasingly become the  experience of choice for a large body …

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 …

Comics Industry Responds To… Steve Wacker Moving West

It hasn’t been officially announced. In fact, right now, Bleeding Cool has been the only one announcing it. But Steve Wacker, senior editor on the Spider-Man line at Marvel is moving to Marvel Animation. Before we ran a piece, Arune …

Young Avengers Reinvents Comics Again. Probably More Than Once.

Hooray! There’s a new Young Avengers out today. Boo, it kinda wraps up lots of stuff before the two parter Afterparty coming up next month. There is resolution, there is reason, there is music, there is sex, there is parental …

The Postmodern Pinky Swear: The Young Avengers Wrap Party

Alasdair Stuart writes; So, the Young Avengers After Party was held at Thought Bubble this weekend. Almost the entire creative team were there, including Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie, Annie Wu, Ming Doyle, Matt Wilson, Christian Ward, Becky Cloonan, Joe Quinones …

“Music And Writing – It’s the Same Thing” – The Bleeding Cool Interview with Adam P. Knave of Amelia Cole, Artful Daggers, Never Ending

Adam P. Knave is an Eisner and Harvey Award-winning comics editor, a comics writer, a novelist, and until very recently, a New Yorker. But here in New York we’ll still claim him even if he’s taken off for an Amelia …

Where’s Loki? (UPDATE)

This is the cover to issue 13 of Young Avengers, solicited for December. And these are the covers to Young Avengers #14 and 15, solicited for ecember and January, the last two making up the multiple-artist story Phonogram-alike Young Avengers: …

Not Even Captions Are Safe In Tomorrow’s Young Avengers

From the opening of Young Avengers #10, out tomorrow. We see the malevolent, monstrous Other Mother in the dimension between dimension. And some Sandmanesque purple prose to describe her very reality. That prose… it’s just so delicious, so tempting, so… …

Young Avengers 11 Image Released By Accident

Mike Deodato Jr. posted this on his tumblr page earlier after he realized he had sent the image as part of an interview. He contacted Marvel to let them know and they gave him permission to release it. The Thor Battle Variant …

Chris Ware, Neil Gaiman, Grant Morrison, Joe Sacco, Posy Simmonds, Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie, Paul Cornell And More At Edinburgh’s “Stripped” Event

Chris Ware, Joe Sacco, Neil Gaiman, Grant Morrison, Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie, Paul Cornell and Posy Simmonds are taking are part in Stripped as part of the Edinburgh International Book Festival. Other names include Denise Mina, Paul Gravett, Melinda Gebbie, Warren …

Kieron Gillen Talks Young Avengers, Indeed, It’s Difficult To Get Him To Stop.

For the last few weeks, Kieron Gillen has been writing about the cast of his new comic with Jamie McKelvie and friends, Young Avengers, commentary and soundtracks. It comes out tomorrow. So here are a few snippets from each with …

Here Is Your Two Page Promo For Kieron Gillen And Jamie McKelvie’s Young Avengers

Kieron Gillen gives an interview about Young Avengers to Buzzfeed. Where he talks about comics as pop music, and eighteen year olds as superheroes and, Be My Baby a lot and seriously, is there a Kieron Gillen Generator somewhere? It …

Jamie McKelvie’s Hulkling And Wiccan Young Avengers Kiss From The Gay Times

From the new copy of The Gay Times out today, accompanying an interview with Kieron Gillen about the Young Avengers, and this art from the upcoming new series from Marvel NOW.  

Friday Runaround – More Insidious Than Syphilis No More!

THE WIRED Wired runs Alan Moore’s essay from Occupy Comics; The field of comics, formerly regarded as a more insidious threat to young minds and public morality than syphilis, has currently attained a level of propriety which it seems anxious …