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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 …

Mark Millar Suggests The Title Of A Fifth Kick Ass Comic, Hit Girl: Origins

Kick Ass, Hit Girl, Kick Ass 2 and Kick Ass 3. That’s  the entirety of the Kick Ass canon, by Mark Millar and John Romita Jr. But there was always a mystery fifth volume… Looks like it’s Hit Girl: Origins. …

Kick Ass Read Frank Miller’s Batman – But Not Kevin Smith’s (Spoilers)

In today’s Kick Ass 3 #2, our hero Dave Lizewski has a plan. And it’s one inspired by Frank Miller and David Mazzuchelli‘s Batman: Year One. He’s a bit like Scott Snyder in that respect. How literally? Well here’s the …

Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes – From Captain America To X-Men Legacy

A few changes to upcoming Marvel Comics… Captain America #10 will now have interior breakdowns by John Romita Jr. and finishes by Klaus Janson. Romita was originally solicited as the sole artist. Scarlet Spider #21, #22 and #23 will now …

DC Comics Offers Superman To John Romita Jr – And He Might Well Take It

Initially, from a couple of corroborating reports on the show floor of San Diego Comic Con yesterday… and then all over the bars last night, where no less than eight people took me aside to tell me this top secret …

The Page That Totally Turned Kick Ass 3 #1 Around For Me

I rather enjoyed the first Kick Ass series by Mark Millar and John Romita Jr from Marvel. The second… not as much. Nor the Hit Girl spinoff. But Kick Ass 3? Is it Iron Man 3 or is it Godfather …

How Mark Millar Will Get You To Buy All Six Covers For Kick Ass 3 #1 Tomorrow

That Mark Millar, he’s a card, isn’t he? I want the AILS WHEN cover please.