Tag Archives: november

Harley Quinn Beats Out Amazing X-Men As Both Marvel And DC Drop Below 30% Of Retail Marketshare In November 2013

That’s a new one. Both Marvel and DC took under 30% of retail marketshare in November, 29.87% and 29.24% respectively. While both have dipped under that psychologically important share point before, for both to have done so in the same …

Aspen Launches Soulfire #1 In November

Aspen continue their successful 10 For 10 programme, launching a series of comics at at $1 price point, and storming into the top 100 as a result, with Fathom #1 breaking into the Top 30. Consistently, they have been the …

Could Occupy Comics Face The Wrath Of Warner Bros Lawyers?

This is the cover to the Occupy Comics trade paperback, featuring the V For Vendetta version of the Guy Fawkes mask which has been appropriated by Anonymous, Occupy and the Arab Spring movements. It hadn’t appeared on the covers of …

Transformers, My Little Pony, GI Joe, Doctor Who, Star Trek, Maxx, Joe Hill, And Some New Things – IDW’s Solicitations For November 2013

I am a big fan of Sam Kieth’s The Maxx and I am so happy that it’s coming back from IDW. But it’s not just old stuff made anew that’s caught me eye this month in IDW’s solicitations, Joe Hill …

All Ultimate Titles Cancelled In November And Replaced With Cataclysm… And Miles Morales Is Headed To The Marvel Universe (UPDATE)

In November, Ultimate Comics Spider-Man, Ultimate Comics X-Men and Ultimate Comics The Ultimates are no more. Instead we have… Cataclysm. And all the Ultimate comics starting new mini-series in November. Bleeding Cool heard rumours of the end of the Ultimate …

Seven New Issue Ones From Image Comics In November

“Stan Lee grew up reading Superman and Batman comics, but he didn’t say, “When I get into comics, I’ve got the ultimate Batman story I want to write one day.” It was, “Hey, comics is an incredible place to make …

Harley Quinn #0 Launches – And Other November 2013 Solicitations From DC

The DC solicitations for November are eeking out. One interesting aspect of the Zero Year crossover is that by telling early character stories, it gets away from revealing what may have happened to lots of the superheroes after Forever Evil. …

Unity Comes Together In November

It was one of the first major company crossovers. Now, Unity returns with the current Valiant Entertainment comics, though it appears to be rather different. Here are covers for Unity #1 from Valiant for November, from Clayton Crain and JG …

Marvel Increases Dominance Of Comics Marketshare In November 2012

The initial November comics sales  figures are out. And what’s really interesting? My Little Pony #1 isn’t in the top ten. Which means that all the rest are doing better than one hundred thousand… unless the Box Set numbers are …

Ape, Aspen, Oni, Valiant, Titan And Zenescope Solicitations For November 2012

Any more for any more? Here’s a look at some of the publishers putting out slightly fewer titles, but most with an action advanture bent… from Ape’s Hero Of Alexandria to Aspen’s Charismagic to Oni’s Bad Medicine, to Valiant’s Shadowman …

Avatar, Boom, Dynamite And IDW Solicitations For November 2012

Here’s a look at a number of solicitations for the slightly newer, slightly smaller, slightly spunkier publishers listing new comics in the new Previews. From Avatar’s Freakangels Slipcase collection to the new Supurbia series from Boom (with a BC quote …

Is DC Stealth-Soliciting An Eclipso Crossover?

Famed for putting a little purple bit of plastic on a hundred thousand covers that wouldn’t stand up properly on the comic shelf as a result, let along a stack on the floor, the Eclipso crossover at DC Comics in …

MarvelNOT: Kelly Sue DeConnick And Stefano Caselli Assemble

Maybe we should put a couple of red crosses on the rumour checklist. It looks like Marvel are readying to announce Avengers Assemble by Kelly Sue DeConnick and Stefano Caselli for November. The difference in tone may suggest that it’s …

Will November 30th Be A Damp Squib Of A Comic Book Week?

It’s a peculiar twist of the calendar that most American comic books are arranged monthly – but that some months have four weeks of shipping and some have five. This has encouraged the “fifth week” special event in the past, …

Ten Things I Found In November’s Previews

Just been browsing… a few things I hadn’t come across before. 1. Marvel will be publishing the Superior charity comic created at the Kapow Comic Convention as the Kapow Guinness World Record Special #1. 2. October is a big month …

Fear Itself Gets Another Three Issues In Marvel November 2011 Solicitations

We gave you fifty-seven and a half Marvel solicitations yesterday. Well here are another twelve. And yes, I know, you thought Fear Itself finishes in October with issue 7. Well, Marvel have this thing called marketshare. So now we get …

Fifty-Seven And A Half Marvel Comics Solicited For November 2011

Marvel’s November solicitations are a little later than usual. Maybe they’re trying to finish up a few. Bit they have sent a stack of finished solicitations to a number of comic book websites, only giving them a certain amount each. …