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More Doctor Strange Casting Rumors

The website This is Infamous has a new report up claiming that Marvel has tired of trying to convince Joaquin Phoenix to take the role of Doctor Strange and have offered it up to Ethan Hawke. Now, this is the …

X-Factor Gets X-Voted?

Quicksilver – I’m sorry, Pietro Maximoff – will appear in the new movie, Avengers: Age Of Ultron. Which means that, yes, he will be joining the Avengers in their comic book as well. Which, yes, will coincide with the end …

Speculator Corner: Speedball #1 Out Of The Quarter Box And Into Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.?

Speedball, created by Steve Ditko, ran in his own series for ten issues in 1988 until it was cancelled. Robbie Baldwin, teenager, transformed into a cosmic singularity, a kinetic energy field of bounciness. The character was then resurrected for the …

43 Thoughts About 43 Comics – The Walking Dead, Fantastic Four, Justice League, Action Comics, Alex + Ada, Nailbiter, Rat Queens, Peter Panzerfaust, Morning Glories, Batman Eternal, Miracleman, Men Of Wrath, Cerebus, Adventure Time, Captain America, Wonder Woman, Death Of Wolverine, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Guardians 3000, Uncanny Avengers, Lobo, Damnation, Edge Of Spider-Verse, Winter Soldier, Batman/Superman, Gotham Academy, Chaos, Angry Birds, Fiction Squad, Regular Show, X-Files, Kill Shakespeare, Holmes/Houdini, Rogue Trooper, TMNT, Cutter, Witchblade, Vampirella, Suicide Risk, Mercy Thompson, Cloaks, Woods And War Cry

Well, X-Files Year Zero, I just bought some comic books. Let’s see what’s going on? Well, we seem to have another confluence between Marvel and DC, with the Justice League and the Fantastic Four looking at the good guys and …

The Big Reveals Of Today’s Thor And Captain America That We All Knew About Two Months Ago (SUPPOSEDLY SPOILERS)

Today, Marvel Comics publish Thor #1 and Captain America #25. The later has the following cover. Which may be surprising if you hadn’t watched the Colbert Report. Or read a newspaper. Or read the announcements online. Or even read Bleeding …

Those Marvel Future Tripod Thingies Return In Uncanny X-Men #33 (UPDATED)

  From the Brian Bendis interview at CBR… with art by Andrea Sorrentino. Don’t they look familiar? We’ve been seeing them in the future of the Marvel Universe for at least four years now… From Captain America Reborn … Brian Bendis’ Avengers …   And Invincible …

The New Women Of Marvel Comics?

We mentioned Nicole Perlman as the new writer of a new Gamora comic book from Marvel, earlier today. But she’s not the only woman being tapped to work on Marvel Comics projects, currently dominated by male writers. Two other writers with …

Weaponising Kitty Pryde In The Death Of Wolverine

Kitty Pryde was the X-Man who just walked through the Danger Room.   With the power to phase herself out of synch with reality, she could alk through anything, disrupting electrical equipment as she did so. She could also phase …

Dominic Cooper Officially Joins Cast Of Marvel’s Agent Carter

Marvel has announced that Dominic Cooper will be reprising his role of Howard Stark on the upcoming Marvel’s Agent Carter series for ABC. Cooper first played Stark in Captain America: The First Avenger and again in the Marvel One-Shot: Agent …

Spider-Gwen Will Appear In Spider-Woman.. And Beyond

Jason Latour talked about the future of the Gwen Stacy Spider-Woman who seems to have made quite an impact after her appearance in the Edge Of Spiderverse multidimensional crossover.  I’m not involved in the grander strokes of “Spider-Verse,” so I don’t …

Lance Fensterman Teases New Line Of Toys For NYCC, And Amy Reeder Designs Anti-Harassment Signs

Lance Fensterman is a busy guy right now. Group Vice President of Reed Exhibitions, the New York Comic Con has been his baby from the beginning. And this year, it’s having babies of its own, extending across ten days as …

Guardians Of The Galaxy Screenwriter, Nicole Perlman, To Write Gamora Comic For Marvel

Bleeding Cool has reported how the character of Gamora has been relegated by licensing folk keen to push the boys appeal of Guardians Of The Galaxy. Because, apparently, girls have cooties. But not Marvel Comics, it seems. Because, after launching …

Prints Charming – Three New Prints For Amazing Spider-Man, And More

Consider this an irregular feature looking at comic books that have gone to second prints or more. Now, it is worth remembering that some publishers plan second prints automatically, whether they are needed or not and will often just run …

Speculator Corner: Wolverine #80 – The Real First Appearance Of X-23?

We have already run the rumour that X-23 will take over the role of Wolverine in the Marvel Universe, following his death – and a stint in the colours by an inverted Sabretooth. But if so… could her first appearances …

Exclusive Star Wars #1 With Boba Fett By Carlos D’Anda For La Mole Comic Con

La Mole Comic Con will have three exclusive covers available at the Mexican show (and organising store Decomixado). Well, the first out of the block is Star Wars #1, still of the Dark Horse variety, featuring Boba Fett by Carlos …

Ms Marvel, The Book That Was Meant To Get Cancelled By Issue 7

Ian Melton reported back after talking to comic creators at Rose City Comic Con last weekend.  Including G Willow Wilson… He writes, G. Willow Wilson is so very happy Ms. Marvel still has an audience and said several times over that …

Sam Humphries, The Contest Of Champions And That Marvel Cosmic Crossover…

Ian Melton reported back after talking to comic creators at Rose City Comic Con last weekend.  Including Sam Humphries… He writes, Sam Humphries’ was very happy to talk to Bleeding Cool and was even happier with the success of the Legendary Star-Lord …

The Return Of Adam-X… Could These Be Your Utopians?

Teased by Tom Brevoort… And now leaked by Brian Bendis, with art from Joe Quinones. Could these be your new Utopians? Finally? No idea. None whatsoever. And good to see Callisto’s return continuing…