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DC Comics Announces Two New Retailer Roadshows, One In New York, One In Chicago

After ECCC, DC Comics is lining up two new retailer roadshows, where they can show off their wares, answer questions, give away freebies, that kind of thing. The first will be on Thursday April 24th, the day before Chicago’s C2E2 …

Marvel To Shoot Their Daredevil, Luke Cage, Jessica Jones And Iron Fist Shows In New York City – UPDATED

It’s said that we’ll see around 60 one-hour episodes taking advantage of this deal.

Philip Seymour Hoffman Found Dead In Manhattan Apartment – Updated

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Award-winning Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman has been found dead in his Manhattan apartment this morning. The cause of death is being investigated by the New York Police department. The 46 Year Old actor won an …

Mad Magazine To Stay In New York?

So DC Comics is set to move its entire operation to Burbank, part of the Warner Bros studios. It should happen in April 2015. But there’s one group of folk that haven’t been mentioned. And that’s the guys who create …

Nathan Fox Asks New York, What’s Your Story?

We ran a piece before Christmas on Neal Adams’ ads appearing in the London Underground – and in the New Year, they are still visible. Well, New York is getting a similar look courtesy of Nathan Fox for a subway …

Batman Loses It in Time Square

Love a video like this. We’ve got a foul-mouthed Batman going off on a guy in Time Square who accused him of being… you guessed it… foul mouthed. And watch for the double Spider-Man cameo near the end. I’m not …

Spider-Man… Isn’t That Superior On Live Television

The place, Times Square. The show, Good Morning America. The plan, for Spider-Man to arrive and the newscaster to faint, to be caught in his powerful arms. That’s if Spider-Man actually remembers. Is that Doctor Octopus inside that suit?   …

The Weekend’s Gossip About DC Decision Day

This is Philip Bond‘s Christmas card, sent from the Bond family,  including Executive Editor of Vertigo Comics, Shelly Bond. And this is Philip’s only comment on whether he expects to be moving from New Jersey to California in 2015… you …

Buy Justice League #26 Today, At Barnes And Noble In Tribeca, New York (UPDATE)

This week’s comics were actually delivered to comic stores last week, and held to be put out on shelves on Christmas Eve, with stores embargoed up to the eyes. Unless of course you are Barnes And Noble. A reader writes …

Reasons To Move From New York To Los Angeles, Or Not. Here Comes DC-Day

Looks like Midtown Comics are showing their allegiances to the publisher staying in New York City, with their new delivery van. (UPDATE: No they’re staying neutral! I’m told from a reader “the other side of the Midtown truck has Batman …

Your Full Black Friday In Comics, State By State And Online (Walking Dead UPDATE)

Split by region and then online, here is the biggest guide to Black Friday Comics Sales we’ve been able to put together, from past columns and new ones. Go spend money, and celebrate America. Isn’t it the same thing? UPDATE: …

DC Comics’ Big Move From New York City To Burbank Planned For April 2015

Set your calendars for April 2015. That seems to be the date planned for the big move from Manhattan to Burbank. Bleeding Cool was the first to tell you that this was going to happen, and indeed out investigations appear …

When Galactus Destroys Ultimate New Jersey

Yesterday, Marvel Comics announced a new Ms Marvel, a teenage Muslim girl from New Jersey. New Jerseyites were thrilled. Today? Possibly not so much. From Cataclysm: The Ultimates Last Stand #1, we see the Earth facing a Galactus from another …

DC Comics Big Move Meetings Begin Today

Everyone seems to be having meetings today. Marvel have a large creative summit that they are flying people in for. People may be flying in for DC Comics too. There’s a big all-hands meeting with Diane Nelson in person, scheduled …

The Morning After The Memo Before

Some senior comic book figures are rather happy that the news about DC Comics Editorial moving to Burbank happened when it did. I’m told both the announcement and the meeting with staff was brought forward as a result of media …

Thursday Runaround – My Little Pony Beats Sandman

THE GIGANTIC GRAPHIC NOVEL THAT WAS REALLY GOOD The Bleeding Cool Fan Award-nominated graphic novel The Gigantic Beard That Was Evil by Stephen Collins has found itself on a slightly more prestigious award list, The Waterstones Book The The Year, …

Comics Industry Reacts To DC Comics’ Decision To Go West

Earlier today, Bleeding Cool broke the news that DC Comics was heading west, from Manhattan to Burbank. Forty minutes later, DC Comics sent a letter out to staff and media confirming the story – and with the side benefit also …

SCOOP: DC Comics To Move Lock, Stock To Burbank (Confirmation UPDATE)

During the reorganisation of DC Comics into DC Entertainment, much of the production side of the comics publisher was moved from New York to Burbank in California, home to its parent company Warner Bros. There was much speculation at the …