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All The Congratulatory Ads For Marvel In The 75th Anniversary Magazine

From the BBDO Diversity Council of New York City to Charles Atlas  to IDW to Comixology to the Stan Lee Foundation, all sorts of entertaining deals must have been done to have these many specially created ads in the free …

The Fantastic Four Conspiracy: Another Disappearing Galactus

Bleeding Cool has been covering the rumour that Marvel Comics has been ordered by its executives to downplay the Fantastic Four comic ahead of the upcoming movie. Whether it’s sketch card artists or Mondo Poster makers, the FF and their …

Italy To Publish Portfolio Of Milo Manara’s Marvel Work

Italian artist Milo Manara is famed for, well, that kind of artwork. And he’s been doing a few variant covers for Marvel Comics of late. Just to keep his hand in. Well, now Panini Comics Italia is doing a portfolio collecting ten of …

Desperately Seeking Comics At London Book Fair 2014

London Book Fair is big. Really big. I mean, you may think it’s a long way down the road to the chemist’s, but that’s just peanuts to the London Book Fair. Listen… So comic books could get lost within its …

Strike Action Threatens Disney Italy Handing Mickey Mouse Over To Panini

When Disney bought Marvel, there was much speculation that the Italian comic market, one of the few in which Disney actually published comic books themselves, may see Disney publishing more titles and pulling the licences from Panini, who had the …

Paul Chadwick Draws New Concrete Covers For Italy

Panini Comics Italy are commissioning Paul Chadwick to draw brand new covers for the new Italian editions of Concrete. Concrete is a particular favourite pleasure of mine. Now, if only they can persuade Paul to create a couple of new …

Diamond Drops Marvel UK Titles

My first superhero comic book I remember buying was a copy of the Fantastic Four weekly in the early eighties, reprinting Lee and Kirby Fantastic Four in black and white, published by Marvel UK and sold at my local newsagent. …

Epicenter Comics, A New San Diego Company, To Publish Sergio Bonelli Comic Magic Wind

Epicenter Comics is a new publisher set up in San Diego. Look, here is their Facebook page. This is likely to be their website. Their president is one Igor Maricic. Their street address is 7120 Shoreline Drive. Igor Maricic has …

Become A Marvel Intern… In The UK?

Would you like to work for Marvel? Worried that living in the UK makes for a rather laborious commute and they probably won’t cover your expenses? Well, Panini is looking for a UK intern to help in their Marvel Graphic Novel …

Marvel, Panini And The Christmas Revelry Facebook Post

Okay, this is quite funny. Bleeding Cool has previously reported on the European comic book situation regarding the licensing of Marvel titles. Panini has a Europe-wide licensing agreement but the purchase of Marvel by Disney made some fear that this …

Glénat Sells Glénat SPAIN In A Management Buyout

The Spanish branch of one of the bigger French comics publishers, Glénat, has been bought out by its management, led by Felix Navarro and Joan Sabaté (pictured). Initially, Glénat decided to sell the branch to Panini, but the Spanish board …

The Typos That Bind

Bleeding Cool does a fine line in typos. Fresh every day, delivered in time for breakfast, you can always rely on us for your regular  “Collen Doran”, a “Kity Pryd” or “Bill Sinkyvitch”. And Marvel’s Siege series last year was …

Panini Lose Rights To DC Comics In France

Panini is a monster of a worldwide comics publisher, publishing Marvel titles in almost all territories, and DC rights in a number  as well. Well, it appears that Panini will be losing the rights to publishing DC and Vertigo comics …

Now It’s Time For The Brazilian Batman Potty Mouth

We’re all aware of the infamous Batman Pottymouth incident that got worldwide coverage, mocked on late night talk shows and cost editor Bob Schreck his job. Well a scene reminiscent of that has been playing out in Brazil this month, …

3/11: The Graphic Novel – The Madrid bombings in strip form

The events of 11th September 2001 have inspired a number of American comic books. Some aimed at raising money and awareness, others reflecting how that day affected so many, others finding plot twists, treating it as a part of the …