Thursday Trending Topics: Gotham City. Always brings a smile to my face.

What is this new Joker mystery, exactly? We haven’t seen enough to know for sure, quite yet, but there’s an interesting theory or two in the forum.

Most-Read Comic Stories Today:

A New Look At The Joker (SPOILERS)

We know how Greg Capullo has been feeling about images of the new Joker design being shown by DC Comics on previews of Batman and Batgirl.

The End Of Wonder Woman #12 That You Really Might Not Have Expected (SPOILERS) 

We’ve been discovering tales of the old gods in the rebooted Wonder Woman over the last year. Hard edged retelling tales of the Greek pantheon and Wonder Woman’s place in the world, both above and below. It’s been really good.

Gender Bias In Comic Con Cosplay

So last weekend was Wizard World Chicago, held in Rosemont, IL. As in the past, the Convention Official Hotel was the Hyatt Regency O’Hare. I attended with some friends, and for the second year in a row decided to jump into the whole Cosplay arena. The ‘costume’ I selected for Saturday was a take on the latex Bodypaint Venom (an admittedly much more amateur version than were featured on Bleeding Cool last week, dealing with pictures that were banned from Facebook). The outfit was a speedo type pair of briefs, black hightop sneakers, and then the latex. Getting into that outfit was a pain the in butt, let me tell you. By the time I was done, my back ached, and my knees were pretty much locked into place.

Most-Read TV/Film Stories Today:

Plot Of Guardians Of The Galaxy Movie Revealed By Logline 

A very brief but interesting plot description for Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy movie has appeared as a log line on numerous film industry tracking boards, including The Wrap’s It’s On The Grid database.

Avengers Sequel Will Get Released When We Thought… But Not Be Called What We Thought? 

Disney have pushed in one pin but pulled out another. Here’s an official press release sent out today:

The Classic Movies That Are Influencing The Wolverine

Director James Mangold has signed up for Twitter and started discussing his progress on The Wolverine, which he’s currently shooting in Australia.


About Mark Seifert

Co-founder and Creative director of Bleeding Cool parent company Avatar Press. Bleeding Cool Managing Editor, tech and data wrangler. Machine Learning hobbyist. Vintage paper addict.

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