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When The Wicked + The Divine + The Deadly Hands Of Kung-Fu Crossover Reflect The Headlines Horribly

Comics seem to be full of horrific coincidences. When Princess Diana died, the cover of Wonder Woman out a few days before read as follows, The day after 9/11, DC Comics published Superman comics depicting this kind of damage to …

The DC Comics Crossovers That The Flash TV Pilot Script Included – And Didn’t (UPDATE)

So, the script for the Flash pilot from February 2014 was pretty similar to the filmed-and-leaked version. A few things got jiggled around, rewritten and cut. But there are a few extra DC Comics references that didn’t make it – …

Growling Door Games Announces New Edition Of Chill Roleplaying Game

By Christopher Helton Growling Door Games has announced the acquisition of the license to produce a third edition of venerable horror roleplaying game Chill. Growling Door Games are the publishers of Curse The Darkness and A Tragedy In Five Acts roleplaying games. Matthew McFarland, …

Those Taiwanese Animators Tackle Suey Park Over #CancelColbert

Okay, quite a lot of people are wondering exactly what Stephen Colbert will do concerning #CancelColbert tonight. And I have one or three theories. But I’m not sure the latest from those Taiwanese news animators will exactly help things along… …

The Taiwanese Take On Tarantino And The Hateful Eight

When you want to understand a complex news story, there’s only one place to turn. Taiwanese animators!  

HMV Head Into Administration And It’s Partly My Fault

HMV take the plunge into administration.

Mary And Bryan Talbot On Channel 4 News Talking Comics, Awards And Daughters

Mary Talbot and Bryan Talbot appeared on Britain’s Channel 4 News tonight to talk about their Costa Award-winning graphic novel Dotter Of Her Father’s Eyes, being the daughter of a writer and also defending the very medium itself… The summary …

WPLG Local 10 Versus Star Wars Cosplayers

In South Florida, local TV news for Channel 10 (ABC) posted a rather sarcastic photo gallery taken during the recent Star Wars Celebration. Below are a few examples, more can be seen here. Naturally, their Facebook page is full of …

Real News… Fake Zombie?

Channel 4 news may have, in an incredibly low key fashion, broadcast the beginnings of the zombie apocalypse.

BBC Jumps On Brazilian Batman

BBC News has run a piece on the Brazilian Batman. Or rather, André Luiz Pinheiroan ex-soldier recruited by the Brazilian military police to help out in areas of high crime, while dressed as Batman. Bleeding Cool was the first to …

NBC News Station Uses Catwoman #1 To Warn Of Threat To Our Kids

Not too long ago, it was Fox 5 News of Washington, DC. Now it’s NBC affilite WNYT of Albany, New York. And it’s Catwoman with her Bat-shagging tendencies that gets the headlines, as the news report films in Earthworld Comics. …

Fox News Slams DC Comics Over Sex And Violence

“Graphic violence and sex, that’s what you’ll find in the pages of DC Comics today.” That’s how the Fox 5 News in Washington DC report began, taking on Catwoman, Red Hood and Detective Comics. But see if you can find …

Jen And/Or Sylvia Soska Talk Dead Hooker In A Trunk, American Mary And Please Subscribe

I had a chance to speak to Jen and Sylvia Soska, the twin sister filmmakers behind Dead Hooker In A Trunk on the occaison of the film’s UK DVD release. Here’s that conversation again in an “extended cut”, with some …