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A Look Through The Star Wars #1 Cover Gallery From Alex Ross To Skottie Young

Jedi News has the list of all the standard available and variant covers to the Star Wars #1 launch from Marvel Comics, Jason Aaron and John Cassaday. So we added the covers we could find. But as well as these …

Things To Do This Weekend In Birmingham If You Like Star Wars

By Olly MacNamee Everyone in Birmingham has love for the city’s Children’s Hospital and many a charity often aims to raise money for this worthy cause. We have a Zombie Walk that occurs each and every year that encourages people …

Benedict Cumberbatch – No Comment To Star Trek 3, No To Star Wars 7 And, Finally, ‘Penguin’.

From the Graham Norton Show on BBC 1 tonight, with Benedict Cumberbatch, Miranda Hart and Timothy Spall. So for Benedict, more Sherlock in 2015. No comment on being in the next Star Trek. But no he’s not in Star Wars …

Superman And Spawn Take The Front And Back Of November’s Previews As Geoff Johns’ Work Inspires New DC Variants

The Johns/Romita/Janson Superman takes the back of November’s Diamond Previews catalogue in full-on explodo mode as Spawn takes the front, with a well deserved sit down after 250 issues. And it’s Geoff Johns’ work that will be inspiring a new …

Marvel, Star Wars And Transformers Boost Hasbro’s Profits

Hasbro has announced today improved third-quarter financials. The boys category increased 22 percent to $478.5 million behind the growth of Marvel, Nerf, Star Wars and Transformers products. “Boys, fueled by Transformers and Marvel products, was the key driver in the …

Star Wars Rebels Are Rising Episode 2: Droids In Distress

By Jeremy Konrad The series proper premiere of Star Wars Rebels was this past Monday, and with it came our first look at what to expect on a week to week basis from the show. After a very successful feature …

Marvel Announces Star Wars Kanan: The Last Padawan Comic

Spinning out of the Star Wars Rebels TV series, the early days of Kanan, announced at the Cup O Joe panel at NYCC, as Kanan, The Last Padawan. The book is written by writer for the TV show Greg Weisman, and …

NYCC: Toy Trends And The Holy Grail

Brian Goldberg writes for Bleeding Cool: Action figure collecting trends change with the seasons.  One day you’re in and the next day you’re out. From con to con the vendors booths carry usually the hottest merchandise.  Shelf space is limited …

Star Wars Reads Day Is This Saturday and Disney Publishing Has You Covered

By Jeremy Konrad This Saturday October 11th is the global event Star Wars Reads Day. From a press release: Celebrating a love of literacy and all-things Star Wars, Disney Lucasfilm Press, along with its publishing partners: Abrams, Chronicle Books, Dark …

Retro Con 2014: Bleeding Cool Brings You Donuts & Interviews With Multiple Time Traveling Devices

By Jared Cornelius I’m the kind of guy who’s not crazy about crowds, I’m not afraid of being trampled or have some irrational fear, but whenever I’m somewhere like Wizard World Philly I can’t help but feel congested.  I enjoy conventions, I enjoy …

Star Wars Rebels Are Rising In Episode One: Introducing A Spark of Rebellion

By Jeremy Konrad Starting this month, we are getting a weekly glimpse into life under the rule of the Empire, and if this first episode is any indication, we are in for a hell of a ride. [*Spoilers for Star …

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 …

Marvel’s Next Superhero Blockbusters – Courtesy Of Chris Pratt, Saturday Night Live, And The Right Soundtrack

This Saturday night, SNL with the help of Chris Pratt took a wide-ranging scattergun to Marvel’s methods of composing superhero films with hilarious results. The Leia wig helped, of course. The best comedy has plenty of truth in it, and …

Denise Dorman Asks – Is Cosplay Killing Comic Con?

Denise Dorman is the wife of famed comic book/sci-fi/fantasy illustrator Dave Dorman. She is a regular at comic conventions, accompanying her husband. And, for Bleeding Cool, she decided to lift the curtain on a conversation being had widely within the …

Rumors Of An Obi Wan Kenobi Stand Alone Film

Since Disney bought the Star Wars franchise from George Lucas, speculation on what would happen has been rampant. We know that besides the main film series, they plan on doing a stand alone films as well working toward a new …

Marvel’s Star Wars #1 To Get Plenty Of Exclusive Retailer Covers

So, Marvel are going to want to launch Star Wars #1 with a bang. They will want it to be the best selling comic for January- by a long way. And here’s one reason why it will be. One way …

Win A Scout Trooper And Speeder Bike From Sideshow Collectibles

Star Wars fans, this one is for you. Sideshow Collectibles definitely likes giving things away and today we have a contest for Sixth Scale Scout Trooper and Speeder Bike. Just about anyone who saw Return of the Jedi as a …

LootCrate Creates A Firefly Fan Film – The Verse!

So there’s Firefly stuff in the next LootCrate subscription box. So that’s why they’ve made this fan film. Or something… And anyone who wants to sign up for the next LootCrate, with Star Trek, Star Wars and Firefly content can …