REVIEW: Valkyrie Jane Foster #7 -- "Makes The Core Conflict Seem Super Contrived"

REVIEW: Valkyrie Jane Foster #7 — “Makes The Core Conflict Seem Super Contrived”

(Marvel Comics, creative team: Al Ewing, Jason Aaron, Pere Perez, Jesus Aburtov, Joe Sabino) The doctor in question leads a powerful cadre of medical professionals — Doctor Strange, the Night Nurse, Cardiac, Manikin, and the wielder of Excalibur, Faisa Hussain — to provide medical care to the personification of mortality. Starting from such a heady […]

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“Beef House”: Adult Swim, Tim Heidecker, & Eric Wareheim Get In on Sitcom Game

That’s right – Adult Swim has announced a new sitcom called Beef House, from Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! creators/writers/stars Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim. Of course they’ve done more shows, but that was the one that put them on the map. In case you’re wondering, Adult Swim is probably better known for […]

Amazon Leaks "Dead Or School" Coming To PS4 & Switch

Amazon Leaks “Dead Or School” Coming To PS4 & Switch

Oh, Amazon. You’re the game leaking machine that just never ceases to amaze us. The U.K. wing of the company just leaked a game release for Dead Or School. The two listings that people managed to find were for the PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch. Which is kind of interesting considering the sexual content of the game […]

When is A Second Printing Not A Second Printing? When It Is Incoming #1

When is A Second Printing Not A Second Printing? When It Is Incoming #1

Bleeding Cool previously reported on the rather significant amount of damages inflicted upon the ten bucks Incoming #1 that shipped to comic stores for sale on Christmas week. Well, it appears that Marvel replaced copies with another printing of Incoming #1 – but it wasn’t classified as another printing. The second printing is due to […]

“Halo: Combat Evolved” Beings MCC Testing In February

Some cool news for Halo fans as 343 Industries will be beta testing the original Halo: Combat Evolved next month for the Master Chief Collection on PC. The devs posted the information quietly on Halo Waypoint, detailing that they would start work to bring the game into the fold. People who participate in the beta […]

Nintendo Filed a Patent For an Odd Touch Pen Joy-Con Attachment

Nintendo Filed a Patent For an Odd Touch Pen Joy-Con Attachment

Does Nintendo have something cool up its sleeve? According to some recently-published patents, it does. A new patent in the US Patent Office showed up recently, despite being filed on June 4 last year. It looks to be a touch pen attachment for the Switch’s Joy-Con, which would eliminate the need for an outside stylus. […]

Hannibal Tabu Makes His Move to Bleeding Cool

The Daily LITG, 20th January 2020, Happy Birthday Hannibal Tabu

Welcome to the pretty-much-mostly-daily Lying In The Gutters. A run around the day before and the day ahead. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. The 10 most-read stories yesterday “Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order” Gets A New Patch With Content “The Orville” S04, “Castle Rock” S03 & “Veronica Mars”: Hulu […]

"Stories Untold" is Bringing Its Creepy Anthology Tale to Nintendo Switch

“Stories Untold” is Bringing Its Creepy Anthology Tale to Nintendo Switch

Feeling a distinct lack of Stranger Things-like media in your life? There’s a game that just arrived on Switch that might help fill the void in a significant manner. Devolver Digital and No Code’s Stories Untold is now on Switch, bringing four different stories together for one decidedly nightmarish time. It originally debuted in 2017, […]

Origins & Secrets of The Kill Lock; Talking With Livio Ramondelli Part 1

Origins & Secrets of The Kill Lock; Talking With Livio Ramondelli Part 1

The Kill Lock launched right after Christmas last month from writer, artist, and creator Livio Ramondelli, published by IDW.  A unique approach, and great beginning for a new sci-fi tale, Livio took the time to talk with Bleeding Cool about this brand new mini-series, as well as his past work and career in a two-part […]

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England Issues A New Report On Loot Boxes & Gambling

It appears the era of loot boxes may be coming to a close within the next few years, and England has a new report on them tied to gambling. The report published by Claire Murdoch, the mental health director of England’s National Health Service did a study on the subject and said that the transactions […]

Rockstar Games Received £37.6m In 2019 U.K. Tax Cuts

An interesting little statistic popped up over the weekend in terms of how Rockstar Games did business in the United Kingdom during 2019. According to TaxWatchUK, a new report from 2019 shows that the company cleaned house with £37.6 million (about $48.9 million) from tax cuts. Here’s a little info from the report on how […]

Fantastic Four #18 [Preview]

The Overseer Comes Clean in Fantastic Four #18 [Preview]

The previous issue of Fantastic Four revealed a shocking fact about the Fantastic Four’s origin. And in this preview of Fantastic Four #18, by Dan Slott and Paco “Funky Cold” Medina, the man behind it all confesses. First, a recap of all we’ve learned in Point of Origin so far. Reed lays out the accusation… and […]

“Central Park” Creator: Why Men Voice Female Characters Sometimes; Why Kristen Bell “Needed to Voice” Mixed-Race Character

First announced by the streaming service in March 2019, Apple TV+ took advantage of its time at the Television Critics Association (TCA) winter press event to offer more details on its upcoming animated musical comedy Central Park. Created by Bob’s Burger creator/executive producer Loren Bouchard, who co-wrote the project with Bob’s Burgers‘ executive producer Nora […]

"Guilty Gear -STRIVE-" Receives A New Faust Trailer

“Guilty Gear -STRIVE-” Receives A New Faust Trailer

We’re not going to see Guilty Gear -STRIVE- until probably around the holidays of 2020, but Arc System Works is happy to tease us with trailers. As we’re sure we’re going to be getting one of these every few weeks until the game eventually releases. This time around they give us a look at Faust. […]

Amazing Spider-Man #38 [Preview]

Spider-Man Goes Bad, Robs a Bank in Amazing Spider-Man #38 [Preview]

For years, Spider-Man has been living a lie. Everyone believes Spidey is a hero, but have we been wrong all this time? This preview of Amazing Spider-Man #38, by Nick Spencer and Iban Coello, contains shocking revelations… …but first, a recap. And here is your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man, engaged in… bank robbery?! It’s J. Jonah […]

Trailer For Next Sunday's Doctor Who: Fugitive Of The Judoon

Trailer For Next Sunday’s Doctor Who: Fugitive Of The Judoon

We’ve just seen the fourth episode of the current Dictor Who, over on BBC One. I’m still cogitating my ten thoughts together. But here’s a glimpse at next Sunday’s episode, Fugitive Of The Judoon… Trigger-happy space police the Judoon are targeting 21st-century Gloucester, so the Doctor, Yaz, Ryan and Graham race back to Earth in […]

You Can Now Play As That Irritating Goose in "Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot"

You Can Now Play As That Irritating Goose in “Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot”

Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot may have just released to the masses, but that hasn’t stopped people from working on mods. If you can believe it, there’s already one hilarious one available now. Modder Mastaklo took matters into their own hands to import the goose from one of 2019’s most beloved games into the new Dragon […]

What Happes When a Queer Angel Goes Punk

Comic creator Omar Coronado has something – or someone – to share with us all. He writes, His name’s Angel, the prince of serotonin deficiency, and his story is based around what every typical gay boy’s journey is about; anxiety, discovery, and maybe a little taste of self-worth, as a treat. In all seriousness now, […]

This is the Way to Our Mandalorian Funko Pop Review 

This is the Way to Our Mandalorian Funko Pop Review [Part 2]

The Mandalorian just keeps getting hotter as Disney+ prepares us for the long wait for Season 2. This is a continuation of our The Mandalorian Funko Pop vinyl figures. We covered all of the upcoming Funko Pop figures in the newest wave that is coming out here. We have also covered the first three Mandalorian […]

Black Panther #20 [Preview]

Letting the Past Die, Killing It if You Have To in Black Panther #20 [Preview]

Black Panther has a problem. He’s the king of Wakanda, and that’s cool. But it turns out there’s a whole Intergalactic Empire of Wakanda, and that’s not very cool at all. What do do? Perhaps this preview of Black Panther #20, by Ta-Nehisi Coates, Ryan Bodenheim, and Daniel Acuna can shed some light on it. […]

Cloud Imperium Makes "Star Citizen" Free To Try For A Week

Cloud Imperium Games Responds To Crytek’s “Star Citizen” Lawsuit

Cloud Imperium Games has responded to the Crytek lawsuit involving Star Citizen and Squadron 42 in what appears to be a very ugly situation. Last month we reported on the initial filing of the lawsuit, claiming they were in breach of contract while developing Squadron 42 for them. Essentially pointing out that the company was, […]

Ssalesfish Comics Opening Third Store, in Concord, North Carolina

Ssalesfish Comics Opening Third Store, in Concord, North Carolina

Ssalefish Comics, a comic store chain familiar to Bleeding Cool readers for participating in the weekly the Bestseller List, has two stores Winston-Salem and Greensboro, and will be opening a third comic book store in Concord, Charlotte. It will be appearing in the Shoppes at Kings Grante plaza near the Great Wolf Lodge, in the […]

Ten Thoughts About Doctor Who: Nikola Tesla’s Night of Terror

It is 1903 and on the edge of Niagara Falls, something is wrong at Nikola Tesla‘s generator plant, where someone – or something – is sabotaging the maverick inventor’s work. Has Tesla really received a message from Mars? And where does his great rival Thomas Edison fit into these events? The Doctor and her companions […]

This is the Way to Our Mandalorian Funko Pop Review 

This is the Way to Our Mandalorian Funko Pop Review [Part 1]

Funko has released a massive wave of The Mandalorian Pops since the first season of the Disney+ show has concluded we are getting the spoiler figures. We covered all of the upcoming Funko Pop figures coming out here. We will be covering five Mandalorians in this review: The Mandalorian, Heavy Infantry, and Death Watch Mandalorians will […]

Conan: Serpent War #4

Doing the Wyrm in Conan: Serpent War #4 [Preview]

Conan: Serpent War is coming to a close next week, ending the Conan crossover event that everybody was asking for. Well, we assume they were asking for it. Why the hell else does Marvel publish so many damn Conan comics? In any case, we’ve got a preview of Conan: Serpent War #4 below. We’ve always […]

"Theros: Beyond Death" Trailer Unveiled - "Magic: The Gathering"

“Theros: Beyond Death” Prerelease Ends Today – “Magic: The Gathering”

Today, the Theros: Beyond Death prerelease events for the ever-popular Magic: The Gathering collectible card game are set to end. The events have been going on since Friday, and now’s probably the nest time for players to join up for Sealed pools of this set. Why now, if you haven’t already done so? Well, as […]

Ubisoft Takes Legal Action Against "Rainbow Six Siege" DDoS Attackers

Ubisoft Takes Legal Action Against “Rainbow Six Siege” DDoS Attackers

Remember all those DDoS attacks that were happening in Rainbow Six Siege? Not only have they dropped significantly, but Ubisoft is also now taking people to court. Polygon obtained court documents showing they have filed a lawsuit against several individuals who own the website SNG.ONE. According to the documents, this website sells $300 “lifetime” subscriptions […]

Batman McFarlane Toys Review Figure

Batman is Here for Our Next McFarlane Toys DC Multiverse Figure Review

Batman is one of the biggest DC Comics characters out there. So it is no surprise he is included in the first wave of action figures that are coming out from McFarlane Toys. There are a couple of figures in the wave I can’t wait to get my hands on too. We have already seen […]

Time Invaders, New Comic Store, Opening in Oswestry, Shropshire

Time Invaders, New Comic Shop, Opening in Oswestry, Shropshire, This Week

Time Invaders is a new comic book coming to Oswestry in Shropshire, on the English side of the border to Wales. Opening in Cross Street in the town, taking over the building previously occupied by Baby Bird Café. And it’s being set up by married couple Kate Diamond and Glenn Purvis, who previously ran the […]

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“Pokémon GO” Reveals A New Latias & Latios Raid Weekend

Niantic revealed a new special raid weekend coming to Pokémon GO next week, giving you a chance to get your hands on Latias and Latios. The raid will run from January 24th-27th, nothing too major or in-depth for you to participate. Just a chance to jump into five-star raids and claim one or both as […]

Doomsday Clock as a Love Letter to Superman

The 100 Most-Ordered Comics and Graphic Novels in December 2019

These are the 100 most-ordered comics and graphic novels in the North American direct market serviced by Diamond Comic Distributors in December  2019, courtesy of Previewsworld. We previously looked at top tens, marketshare and sales bumps on Friday, here’s a slightly fuller picture. for a change, Marvel is level pegging with DC in the top ten, […]

FACEIT Will Reportedly Shut Down The ECS For A New Esports League

FACEIT Will Reportedly Shut Down The ECS For A New Esports League

One of the more recognizable esports leagues will apparently be shuttering activities, as new reports say FACEIT will be shitting down the ECS. According to Jarek “DeKay” Lewis writing for DBLTAP, multiple sources say the ECS will cease operations this year, as FACEIT has signed a new deal for another esports league. The company has […]

The Daily LITG, 19th January 2020, Happy Birthday

The Daily LITG, 19th January 2020, Happy Birthday Joe Staton

Welcome to the pretty-much-mostly-daily Lying In The Gutters. A run around the day before and the day ahead. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. The 10 most-read stories yesterday “Assassin’s Creed II” is Back As Ezio Returns Once Again “The Orville” S04, “Castle Rock” S03 & “Veronica Mars”: Hulu Updates […]

“Better Call Saul” Season 5: Kim Isn’t Going to Like What She’s About to Hear – Or What Jimmy’s Become [TEASER]

Fans of Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould‘s Breaking Bad prequel/sequel/parallel series Better Call Saul have been waiting patiently to find out when Bob Odenkirk‘s Jimmy McGill/Saul Goodman would be hanging out his shingle for a fifth season – and now they know to save Monday, February 23, and Monday, February 24, for the show’s two-night premiere return. Not that we’re […]

"Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order" Gets A New Patch With Content

“Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order” Gets A New Patch With Content

Electronic Arts have released a new patch for Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order which will fix a number of bugs and give extra content to players. We have the full list that was released on the game’s subreddit below. But the gist of the situation is that some lingering problems have finally been addressed. Plus, […]

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The 2020 Democratic Presidential Candidates Get a Coloring and Activity Book

Publishing just in time for the Iowa Caucus, The 2020 Democratic Presidential Candidate Coloring And Activity Book by Sonya Saturday features more than 60 pages of liberal fun for the whole family. Featuring creative activities, puzzles, portraits, and quotes from all of our favourite democratic presidential candidates, The 2020 Democratic Presidential Candidate Coloring And Activity […]

Most Of The "Yakuza" Soundtracks Are Now On Spotify

Most Of The “Yakuza” Soundtracks Are Now On Spotify

If you’re looking to relive the Yakuza series through music, SEGA has apparently decided to fill that void through Spotify with several soundtracks. As part of the releasee and hype for Yakuza: Like a Dragon in Japan, SEGA loaded nearly every game soundtrack to the streaming music service. Right now you can listen to Yakuza 0 (Side A/Side […]

"Monster Hunter World: Iceborne" Reveals Returning Stygian Zinogre

Capcom Reveals More “Monster Hunter World: Iceborne” Content

Over the weekend, Capcom decided to release some new info on Monster Hunter World: Iceborne, showing what they have coming in 2020. The developers rolled out the roadmap you see below detailing what they have coming up immediately in the next couple of months, and what they intend to add down the road. Immediately out […]

Guardians of the Galaxy #1 [Preview]

Nonstop Events Take a Toll on the Cosmos in Guardians of the Galaxy #1 [Preview]

We spend a lot of time here at Bleeding Cool talking about the effects of Marvel’s nonstop super-mega-crossover events and number one issue reboots on readers. But what about the people most affected: the denizens of the Marvel Universe itself?! That’s what we get into in this preview of Guardians of the Galaxy #1, by […]

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AMC’s “Breaking Bad”/”Better Call Saul” Marathon: Three Stories. One World. A Whole Lotta “Bad Guys” [VIDEO]

Fans of Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould‘s Breaking Bad prequel/sequel/parallel series Better Call Saul have been waiting patiently to find out when Bob Odenkirk‘s Saul Goodman/Jimmy McGill would be hanging out his shingle for a fifth season – and now they know to save Monday, February 23, and Tuesday, February 24, for the show’s two-part season return. But how does […]

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Ubisoft Rumored To Restructure Their Creative Team

If the rumors are true, then it looks like next week we’ll be seeing a massive change at Ubisoft with their Paris-based creative team. According to Video Games Chronicle, next week we will be getting an announcement from the company in regards to how their team will run in the foreseeable future. If you’re not […]