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San Diego To Die For: A (Late-ish) Comic-Con 2014 Diary

By Abdulkareem Baba Aminu As a lifelong reader, collector of comic books (and BleedingCooler), a trip to San Diego for the annual gathering called Comic-Con was bound to be embarked upon at some point. So, when the stars aligned, so …

DC Comics Experiences Slight Rise In August 2014 Marketshare, As The Walking Dead Hits The #6 Spot

Comics. Comics stores sld them in August. But how many? And from whom? In May, June, July DC Comics’ dollar share dropped from 30.04% to 29.88% to 28.18% – but then in August had a slight rise to 28.71%. While …

Justin Jordan, Turning The Walking Dead Into The Crossed

Justin Jordan has been writing the Avatar series Crossed Badlands for a few issues now. But I think I’ve just got it. A couple of women have found a saviour in Sutter, a charismatic action hero who has led them …

To Cop Or Not To Cop In Pop Culture – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: In the past week, the biggest thing happening in America has been the police siege of Ferguson, Missouri. Social media has given a fuller account than mainstream media of the lies, contradictions and outright violations of the …

Bleeding Cool Bestseller List – 17th August 2014 – Batman Beats Spiders, Sins And Zombies

This is the Top Ten Bleeding Cool Bestseller List, as compiled by a number of comic stores from their sales on Wednesday and Thursday. It measures what are known as the Wednesday Warriors, those who can’t wait to the weekend …

Skottie Young’s Rocket Raccoon Pushed Aside Skottie Snyder’s Batman In July, As Marvel Recovers Marketshare From DC Comics

That’s the power of Loot Crate. But Rocket would probably still have had the top spot anyway when a certain film was already on the way and soon to be released. 150,000 of the 300,000 preorders through Diamond for Rocket …

The Walking Dead Escape Through Google Glass At San Diego Comic Con

Marq Romero writes, At San Diego Comic-Con I participated in The Walking Dead Escape at Petco Park. I participated in the obstacle course last year as a walker at New York Comic-Con, but this time I was going to actually run …

All Walking Dead Readers Will Want To Pick Up Chew: Warrior Chicken Poyo #1 Tomorrow

So, during San Diego Comic Con, we ran a big spoiler for this week’s Chew: Warrior Chicken Poyo #1. Officially sanctioned of course. But it may have got hidden in all the fuss. I’m not going to repeat it here. …

The Walking Dead: Season 5 Trailer

Ah, jeez… I am totally behind on this so I can’t watch the trailer, but maybe you can.  The Walking Dead Season 5:

Unboxing Skybound Vinyl Figures Of Invincible And Walking Dead At San Diego Comic Con

From the hotel room… these are $20 for a double set of Blind Box figurines from Skybound, available at San Diego Comic Con from tomorrow, both Invincible and The Walking Dead figurines. So… which will you get?

Cover Variance: Walking Dead And Manifest Destiny Get A Connecting Exclusive San Diego Cover – Plus Lots More Image Images

Whether at the Image booth #2729 or the Top Cow booth #2629…. For ten dollars a pop, here are your San Diego Exclusive covers for Low #1, The Wicked + The Divine #2, Supreme: Blue Rose #1, Chew: Warrior Chicken Poyo …

Image Watch – Talking Outcast With Paul Azaceta

By David Dissanayake Outcast, the new Skybound/Image Comics horror series from Robert Kirkman, Paul Azaceta, and Elizabeth Breitweiser hit stands a couple weeks ago to almost universal acclaim.  A really well constructed neo-horror story of demons and possessions, Outcast is …

47 Thoughts About 47 Comics – Walking Dead, Scooby Doo, Amazing, 2099 And 100th Anniversary Spider-Man, All-New And Amazing X-Men, Superior Foes, Black Dynamite, Detective Comics, Wolverine, Death Vigil, Maxx, X-Force, Futures End, Ghosted, Transformers, Superman/Wonder Woman, New Suicide Squad, Usagi Yojimbo, Judge Dredd, Infinity Man, Batman Eternal, Batgirl, Spread, Royals, Rise Of The Magi, Armor Hunters, Rai, Star Trek, X, Terminator x2, Star Wars, Eery, Great Pacific, Abe Sapien, Angry Birds, Warlord Of Mars, Blood Queen, Pathfinder, Turok, Shutter, Magnus, Doc Savage, Chastity, Robotech/Voltron And Wolverine

Scooby Doo goes to Comic Con and meets… an old British fellow with a long scarf. I wonder who he could be? And did he steal all the backgrounds from this comic? Because, yes, even if you set a comic …

How Much Of Season 5 Of The Walking Dead Has The Daily Mail Spoiled?

The Daily Mail has run a rather visual report on filming for Season 5 of The Walking Dead. But how much of the Season 4 finale have they spoiled in doing so? And did they even mean to? When we …

Outcast #1 Outsells The Walking Dead

It looks like Image Comics has a new hit on their hands. I understand that not only has Outcast #1 by Robert Kirkman and Paul Azaceta sold out of its print run from Diamond Comic Distrubutors (out in stores tomorrow …

22 San Diego Comic Con Exclusive Toys, Comics And Statues From Diamond – SDCC 2014 (UPDATE: A Few More)

And so it begins… twenty-two exclusive items debuting at San Diego Comic Con and distributed there through Diamond Comic Distributors. From Max Brooks to Rocket Raccoon, from Adventure Time to Transformers/GI Joe, from Rocket Raccoon to Doctor Who, from Bear …

The Walking Dead Lurches Towards Reorders

Greetings from the coal face of the direct comics market. Where retailers try to increase their orders of certain comics ahead of sale. Where supply and demand and most accurately reflected, where you can see which books are hot, where …

Image To Publish ‘Artists Edition’ Of The Walking Dead All Out War. All Of It.

In October. Image Comics/Skybound is to enter the Artists Edition market started by Scott Dunbier over at IDW. And they begin with the most recently completed Walking Dead story, All Out War. Similar formats from other publishers see the original …