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The End Of Kick Ass – It’s All About Being A Movie

The final issue of Kick Ass is out today, Kick Ass 3 #8 by Mark Millar and John Romita Jr. Who lives, who dies, that’s for you to read. But the boys do something interesting that will enrage and delight …

SDCC 2014: Word Balloon’s John Siuntres Presents Rare 1978 Comic Book Documentary

Nikolai Fomich writes for Bleeding Cool: Last Thursday evening, John Siuntres of Word Balloon Podcast presented “The World of Comic Books,” a fascinating documentary created in 1977 and 1978 for the Canadian TV show Behind the Scene. This 20-minute short …

Things To Do In New York And Philadelphia In July If You Like Comics (UPDATE)

Wednesday, July 16th Forbidden Planet at 832 Broadway in New York will host writer Frank Barbiere (Five Ghosts, Solar, Blackout, New Avengers Annual) at a signing for the launch of his new comic with Victor Santos from Boom!, Black Market  …

Mark Millar On The End Of Kick Ass

Mark Millar has news for us on the very, very, end of Kick Ass. Forever. Until we get a Justice Forever spinoff, of course. As the final pages from John Romita Jr make their way through to him… Woke up, made a …

The New 52 Superman DID Wear The Red Trunks After All

When the New 52 relaunch began back in 2011, one of the more prominent changes, if you can believe it, was the removal of Superman’s iconic red trunks. Source of so many jokes about superheroes wearing their underwear over their …

The Art of Millarworld Is Underwhelming, Unlike Millarworld Itself

Dave Wallace reviews The Art Of Millarworld for BleedingCool: Mark Millar has made no secret that creator-owned comics are where his interests lie these days. In the years since launching his Millarworld imprint with books like Wanted, Chosen and The …

DC Comics To Get New Themed Covers – Robot Chicken, Batman ’66 Mike Allred, John Romita Jr And More MAD

Did you enjoy the DC Steampunk variants? Where a number of titles get themed variant cover reinventing the characters involved into steampunk versions of themselves. According to retailers at the ComicsPRO event at Atlanta, Georgia, currently taking a small respite …

Hit Girl Can Run At Over 70 MPH And Reads Jupiter’s Legacy

There’s always been a problem at the heart of the Kick Ass comic and film, in that its meant to show a real life superhero movement, without powers, without major technical advances, just people doing what people actually can do, …

Okay, Now It’s Officially Offical, John Romita Jr And Geoff Johns’ Superman

With colour art, a competition to win attendance at San Diego and a look at the Joker’s Daughter… Here’s how the rumour played out.

SCOOP: The New Look For John Romita Jr’s Superman – And Confirmation That Geoff Johns Will Be Writing It

The new DC All Access video will be going live at 10am PT. But Bleeding Cool has been granted a sneak preview (by reality). Firstly, yes indeed it is John Romita Jr on the laptop Dan DiDio and Geoff Johns …

Geoff Johns And Dan DiDio’s Major Announcement… Could It Be Romita And Johns’ Superman?

Here are the boys at play… Could it be this? Married with this? Yes, yes, I think it is. But we find out tomorrow…

Geoff Johns To Write Superman Every Month

Bleeding Cool reported on how Geoff Johns had been asked by Diane Nelson to restrict the monthly comics he was writing to two. He’d dropped Green Lantern, he dropped Justice League Of America, he’s dropped Aquaman and Forever Evil is …

Who Is Big Enough To Write John Romita Jr’s Superman?

Bleeding Cool broke the news this summer that DC Comics was looking to poach a certain John Romita Jr, a comic book creator who, following in his father’s footsteps, had become a very familiar artist at Marvel, drawing in his …

Mark Millar And John Romita Jr At The Playboy Party For Kick Ass

Filmed at San Diego Comic Con. Look at the smiles on their faces…

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How Hit Girl Tops The C-Word (Kick Ass 3 Spoilers)

We all remember that scene from the original Kick-Ass. And how it was translated onto the screen. There hasn’t really been much of a follow up since. I mean exactly how do you follow that up? Well, possibly until today’s …

Philip Bond’s Cover For Kick Ass 3 – And How Everything’s In Continuity (UPDATE)

Okay, this I just wanted to run. Philip Bond‘s variant cover to Kick Ass 3 #5, available for retailers to order with every fifty standard comics they get. Love the hidden gun, Greedo style. Hit Girl definitely shot first. Back …

John Romita Jr On Leaving Marvel For Superman, And Working With Neil Gaiman, Mark Waid, Jonathan Ross And More Mark Millar

At San Diego Comic Con, Bleeding Cool broke the rumour that John Romita Jr, dissatisfied with contractual arrangements with Marvel, was considering not renewing his Marvel contract, and taking up DC Comics’ offer of Superman. We were told by Marvel …