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Women In Comics Month Finale – Talking With Neo Edmund About Dropping The Cliches

By Michele Brittany, a West Coast Bleeding Cool Correspondent I have a confession to make: the portrayal of women is not usually at the forefront of my mind when I’m reading comics, graphic novels or watching other popular forms of …

Josh Trujillo Spreads The Love With Love Machines, Out On ComiXology Today

By Mike Ciriaco As technology continues to evolve through the 21st century, the concept of love remains as visceral and illogical as ever. It is this juxtaposition of tech and heart that forms the crux of Love Machines, a new …

Bill Finger’s Family Respond To DC Comics’ ‘All Good With Finger And His Family’ Statement

It would have been his hundredth birthday this year. Bill Finger is considered by most to be the co-creator of Batman. He wrote the first story, creating Bruce Wayne, Gotham, Commissioner Gordon and much more, in so many stories to …

James Bonding at Wondercon – A Fan’s Perspective

By Joshua Stone This is an article I did not plan to write. When Bleeding Cool top brass sent out the sign-up schedule for Wondercon 2014, I intentionally did not select this panel, but I had every intention of attending. …

The James Bonding Podcast Panel At Wondercon Was Hardly a Bonding Experience

By Michele Brittany Perusing the Wondercon Anaheim program, I was very curious by one particular panel offered up to attendees last Friday, April 18th. I’ll be honest, I had not heard of the James Bonding podcast led by Matt Mira …

There Were Many Directions For New Directions In LGBTQ Comics At Wondercon

At the “New Directions in LGBTQ Comics” panel at Wondercon bright and relatively early on Sunday morning, the room was entirely full and audience very attentive. Panelists included Tommy Kovac (Wonderland through Disney, Skelebunnies, Stitched from Slave Labor Graphics), Ed …

Kelly Sue DeConnick On Her ‘Hillbilly Family’, Murder, Bitch Planet, And Pretty Deadly At Wondercon

At the “Spotlight on Kelly Sue DeConnick” panel at Wondercon, things erupted into more of a zany chat session than anything else, with DeConnick hosted by Ben Acker of The Thrilling Adventure Hour and My Little Pony. The two were …

25 Professional Grade Photos of Wondercon

Michele Brittany is one of our West Coast correspondents and thankfully lent her services to Bleeding Cool at Wondercon, covering the ComiXology panels and more. But setting her estimable writing skills aside, she’s also a semi-pro photographer with a lot …

Wondercon: ‘How Kelly Sue DeConnick And Gail Simone Kick Bootie, Plus Three Impressive Male Artists’

By Joshua Stone The panel was called “Strong Women and the Creators Who Empower Them”. Sometimes the title of a panel does not convey to the attendee what they will be getting themselves into by attending. In this case, while …

Top Cow Teases FCBD Rise Of The Magi, Films, Games, and Cyber Force at Wondercon

Top Cow kicked off their panel at Wondercon by spotlighting their new game Tales of Honor video game coming out in less than 2 weeks for IOS and continued to give out some free play access codes to audience members …

That ‘Fangirls’ T-Shirt Of Wondercon

This was a T-shirt design created last year on DeviantArt. In the safe, warm, misogynist community of the comment forum, there were welcoming quotes such as “Friend wore it to the cafeteria, where several Hambeasts occupy. Much laughs were had, …

The Weekend At Wondercon: Lying In The Gutters Extra Edition

Yanick Paquette sketch art from Wondercon… Announcements, reports, cosplay, there is still much coming in to Bleeding Cool to run, but here’s a rundown of Bleeding Cool coverage over the Wondercon weekend. So here’s a special Lying In The Gutters …

‘I Like Taking Characters Down A Notch’ – Katie Cook at Wondercon

Thom Zahler hosted Katie Cook at Wondercon this year in a Spotlight panel on Sunday. Katie welcomed people by saying that she was grateful to see people who loved her since plenty of people do not, though that’s hard to …

Baby Predator Wins All Known Cosplay At Wondercon

Wondercon is full of cosplay. But there is one cosplayer that got the internet a-twitter. And that would be Baby Predator. Appearing with cosplaying parents as Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, this miniscule purveyor of death under a strict moral code …

IDW Announces John Buscema Silver Surfer, Walt Simonson Manhunter Artist’s Editions, Stephen King & Simonson Lawnmower Man Portfolio

Joshua Stone reports from Wondercon: IDW has announced their third Artist’s Edition featuring art by Walt Simonson, Manhunter and Other Stories, to be released in September. It will include the Manhunter story from the classic 1973 Detective Comics backups, along with Simonson Batman, Dr. …

That Batman Beyond/Batman Adventures Short They Just Saw At Wondercon…

Here you go folks… and you can thank Darwyn Cooke when you’re finished.

Wondercon: Captain Marvel Crossing Over With The Guardians Of The Galaxy?

When she’s not fighting flerken cats, Captain Marvel is whizzing around the galaxy lickety split at the moment. And at Kelly Sue DeConnick‘s panel at Wondercon, the question was asked as to whether a  certain Carol Danvers might find herself …

Wondercon: Six Thousand Green Lanterns Left To Show

From the DC New 52 panel going on at Wondercon right now… As the Green Lantern books begin their Uprising crossover, continuing into July, the Green Lantern Corps comic will be expanding the cast. Quite a lot. Bernard Chang lays …