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Charlie Adlard Waiting On The Last Five Pages Of Passenger From Robert Kirkman – #TBF14

In San Diego Comic Con in 2011, the Walking Dead creative team Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard announced Passenger, a forty-eight page science-fiction graphic novella to be published in France and the USA from Image and Delcourt. It’s been a …

Another Walking Dead Bites The Dust

They did wonders with Harry Potter, by way of French & Saunders. They blew away the world with their Rocky Horror Doctor Who Show. And now? A big budget musical parody of The Walking Dead from The Hillywood Show… to …

In October 2014, The Average Price Of A Top Ten Comic Book Is $4.50

Looking at the sums from October, the average price of a Top Ten comic book is $4.49. And that’s even with the bestseller, The Walking Dead selling $2.99. That’s four at $4.99, one at $2.99, one at $5.99 and four …

The Difference A Loot Crate Makes – Top 300 Comics Sales For October 2014 As Walking Dead #132 Sells Around 330,000 In North America

Walking Dead #132 has not only topped the chart, but it sold over two and a half times the Batman #35 Endgame numbers. But how? Now we’re going to have to do some estimations as no one is giving away …

Walking Dead Takes The Top Spot Thanks To Loot Crate, Ms Marvel Is The Best Selling Collection And Marvel Takes Back Some Marketshare From DC Comics In October 2014

It’s time for another look at the cold hard statistics of the North American direct market for comic stores, as supplied by Diamond Comic Distributors. Last month, DC Comics took the marketshare top spot from Marvel Comics, a position they …

Anna’s Letter To Carl In Today’s Walking Dead

Once of the criticisms that The Walking Dead is that it tends to forget the zombies. Today’s issue, #133,  proves that a) that most definitely isn’t true but b) it’s indicative of the fact that the comic isn’t actually about …

A Week After Wristbandgate At New York Comic Con

by Ray Flook By now, most of you who read Bleeding Cool and were following its New York Comic Con coverage are familiar with what became known as “Wristbandgate.” Now, I’m not looking to rehash what went down because that’s …

The October Loot Crate – Will Walking Dead #132 Top October’s Charts Now?

The new Loot Crate subscription box for October includes a variant edition of this month’s issue of The Walking Dead #132. Given that around 150,000 of these boxes go out and that these orders for Diamond exclusive publishers such as …

Sweet Release! Borderlands The Pre-Sequel!, The Evil Within, The Walking Dead Seasons 1 & 2, Sleeping Dogs, PlayStation TV, Duck Dynasty

By Jared Cornelius Welcome back for another rundown of the week’s hot new video game tape releases.  This week we’ve got two main themes, re-releases and horror, with a bit of both blended in for good measure.  That’s right, dear reader, we’re getting a …

Wristbandgate – The NYCC Crew Selling Passes For Walking Dead And Netflix Daredevil Panels Up To $20 Each (UPDATE)

By Dan Wickline, Ray Flook and Rich Johnston, UPDATE: Regarding the volunteer mentioned below, we understand he has now been identified by NYCC, and will be fired. The original story runs below. Lots of people work at comic cons. Some …

Bleeding Cool Bestseller List – 5th October 2014 – The Death of Wolverine And The Launch Of… Ther?

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 …

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 …