“Fleabag” Series 2 has the Same Story as a Movie by Tarantino’s Favourite Director

“Fleabag”: Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s Path to World Conquest Now Includes 4 Emmy Wins

Phoebe Waller-Bridge won Best Comedy Writing and Best Actress in a Comedy for Fleabag tonight at the Emmy Awards. The series also won for Best Comedy Series and director Harry Bradbeer won Best Directing for a Comedy Series. That’s four-for-four with Fleabag – “The Little British Feminist Comedy That Could.” Not bad for what started […]

2K Games Boasts Impressive Sales For "Borderlands 3"

2K Games Boasts Impressive Sales For “Borderlands 3”

2K Games are celebrating this morning as Borderlands 3 broke records and sold five million copies in a matter of five days time. The company made the announcement this morning, along with a proper thank you to the fans for getting them there. Along with Take-Two Interactive and Gearbox Publishing, the franchise has now generated […]

Last Day for Comic Store to Sign Up For Local Comic Shop Day 2019

Today is, apparently, the last day for retailers to sign up to participate in Local Comic Shop Day on Saturday, November 23rd 2019, selling premium and limited items, courtesy of ComcisPRO. We’ve run a few of them, here’s as many as we can find in one…  stores can register at www.comicspro.org/lcsd2019. DC Comics LCSD 2019 […]

Servant — "Jericho" Clip | Apple TV+

“Servant”: Apple TV+ Releases 2 Creepy Teasers for M. Night Shyamalan Series [PREVIEW]

M. Night Shyamalan‘s (Glass, Unbreakable) upcoming project with Apple TV+ was first announced before there was an Apple TV+ – back in February 2018. Now with production on psychological thriller Servant complete and an expected Fall 2019 premiere, Apple’s new streaming service is giving viewers their first look at the upcoming series. Created and written […]

Night School Studio Announces "Afterparty"

Night School Studio Announces “Afterparty” For Late October

Night School Studio has finally given us a date for Afterparty to be released on PC, PS4, and Xbox One as it will come out in late October. This game has been on the proverbial backburner with no real news coming out about it as the devs worked on other projects. In fact, the last […]

Ubisoft Announce Plans For Massive “Rainbow Six Siege” Bans

If you’ve been dealing with cheap players who DDoS a Rainbow Six Siege match because they’re losing, Ubisoft is planning to curb that very shortly. The company posted a notice letting players know they would be taking drastic measures to stop this behavior and abuse of their servers immediately. Which includes everything from banning players […]

The Rick And Morty Comic Series to End With #60

The Rick And Morty Comic Series to End With #60

Bleeding Cool mentioned this may be coming a month ago. But it has now been confirmed that the upcoming Rick And Morty #56 will begin a final storyline , The Rickoning, that will bring the ongoing series, published at Oni Press, to an end, after five years. The series has been Oni Press’ best-selling comic […]

Rockstar Games Will Soon Have It's Own PC Launcher

Rockstar Games Starts Their Own PC Games Launcher

Rockstar Games joined other publishers like Blizzard, Electronic Arts, and Epic Games by launching their own PC games launcher this week. Essentially, they now have a place where PC users can instantly play titles like GTA Online, Red Dead Online, and other titles under their umbrella. Here’s a snippet from the introduction the company gave […]

The Daily Show's Al Madrigal to Write New Comic, "Primos", For AWA

The Daily Show’s Al Madrigal to Write New Comic, “Primos”, For AWA

AWA or Artists, Writers & Artisans Inc is a new comic book publisher from former Marvel publisher Bill Jemas and former EIC Axel Alonso that Bleeding Cool has been reporting on since long before anyone would officially admit that it existed. You can catch up on all our AWA coverage with this handy tag. It […]

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“It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia”: Glenn Howerton Talks Season 14, “A.P. Bio” Return, Emmys & More [VIDEO]

With season 14 set to premiere on Wednesday, September 25, FXX‘s It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia is now tied with ABC’s The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet as the longest-running live-action comedy series. Now that’s a title Mac (Rob McElhenney), Dennis (Glenn Howerton), Charlie (Charlie Day), Dee (Kaitlin Olson), and Frank (Danny DeVito) would be more than happy to […]

“Fortnite” Has A New Rift Beacon Near The Block

It looks like Fortnite is already planning for the next wave of changes as a new Rift Beacon has been found sitting around The Block. Players have taken to social media and Reddit to point out the new addition to the map. For those unaware of how the Rift Beacons work, they usually appear in […]

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“Limetown”: Her Name is Lia Haddock, and She Will Never Stop [TRAILER]

The mysteries of Limetown will be revealed before our very eyes – literally – in less than a month, with Jessica Biel (The Sinner) and Stanley Tucci (The Devil Wears Prada) starring in Facebook Watch’s 10-episode series adaptation of the popular podcast. With Rebecca Thomas (Stranger Things, upcoming The Little Mermaid) directing an episode and […]

Nintendo Shows Off More Of "The Legend Of Zelda: Link's Awakening"

The “Link’s Awakening” Dungeon Builder Is A “Mario Maker” Concept

If the Dungeon Builder section for The Legend Of Zelda: Link’s Awakening had a familiar vibe to it, it should. It was a Zelda Mario Maker idea. In a new article from IGN, Zelda producer Eiji Aonuma talked a little about the new addition to the remake. Apparently, Shigeru Miyamoto had made a request as […]

The 2019 Emmys and Bleeding Cool's First Fleabag Article Three Years Ago...

The 2019 Emmys and Bleeding Cool’s First Fleabag Article Three Years Ago…

Over three years ago, Bleeding Cool ran its first article about the BBC3 show Fleabag, by Phoebe Waller-Bridge. Titled ‘And With That Final Episode, Fleabag Becomes The Finest TV Drama Of 2016‘, I wrote, And because it has been picked up by Amazon Prime in the USA, about to drop all six episodes in three weeks […]

"Dissidia Final Fantasy NT" Will Get A New Character Soon

“Dissidia Final Fantasy NT” Will Get A New Character Soon

Square Enix announced over the weekend that they would be revealing a brand new character coming to Dissidia Final Fantasy NT. The word came down that they would be doing a special livestream this Tuesday, September 24th, at 8pm JPT, which is 7am EST/4am PDT the same day for us in the states. As best […]

"Breaking Bad" Film Confirmed!: "El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie" [TEASER]

“El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie”: Can Jesse Outrun His Past? [TRAILER]

After months of rumors, mindless speculation, and several instances of serious misdirection, Breaking Bad fans finally received the news they were waiting for: Vince Gilligan is returning to tell one more (???) tale with El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie. Written and directed by Gilligan and set to premiere on Netflix on October 11 (and […]

Kevin Conroy Would Like To See A New Set Of "Batman" Video Games

WB Montreal Is Officially Teasing Something Batman Related

Developer WB Montreal seems to be officially teasing something related to Batman. On Sunday, the developer made a mysterious Twitter post featuring a Bat-Signal projected against a building, ostensibly celebrating the Caped Crusader’s 80th Anniversary. As the video played, four images quickly flashed across the screen. Fans have taken the four images to mean imply […]

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The Daily LITG – 23rd September 2019, Happy Birthday Peter David

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 Proper Nightwing to Return in 2020 in James Tynion IV’s Batman Run Hush Returns to Batman with Tom King, John Romita […]

"The Great Eldraine Bake-Off" Kicks Off! - "Magic: The Gathering"

Magic: The Gathering: “The Great Eldraine Bake-Off” Kicks Off!

Prepare thy stomachs, it’s time for The Great Eldraine Bake-Off! In a bid to entice more Magic: The Gathering fans into getting into their newest expansion set, Throne of Eldraine, Wizards of the Coast has devised a baking competition for the Internet to look into. Called “The Great Eldraine Bake-Off,” this baking competition boasts a glut […]

Five New “BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle” Version 2.0 Characters Have Been Revealed

Five New “BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle” V2.0 Characters Revealed

A new character trailer has revealed five new DLC combatants for the popular crossover fighting game, BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle. According to the trailer, Celica and Susanoo will be the new representatives from the Blazblue franchise. Adachi and Elizabeth will be the latest Persona 4 Arena representatives. Finally, Under Night In-Birth will be getting one new […]

Fearless #3 [Preview]

Wolverine: Instagram Stalker in Fearless #3 [Preview]

Fearless #3 hits stores next week from Marvel Comics, by Seanan McGuire, Claire Roe, Rachelle Rosenberg, Zoe Quinn, Marika Cresta, Alyssa Wong, Alti Firmansyah, Irma Knivilla, and Cardinal Rae. We’ve got a preview below. There’s three stories here, and we’ve got a little bit of each in our preview. We start out with our multi-part […]

Opinion: Why Tabletop Games Falter: "Arena Rex", "Malifaux", and More

Opinion: Why Wargames Falter: “Arena Rex”, “Malifaux”, and More

Last Sunday, I wrote a piece detailing a few trading card games which, while being super cool in concept, failed to attract a huge audience of players. In the end, they failed as a game for that reason and others. Today I want to go into this discussion from the angle of tabletop wargames and […]

Several Batman Games Are Free In The Epic Games Store

As part of the Batman 80th anniversary celebration, the Epic Games Store is offering several Batman games completely free to download this week. Technically, they’re only offering two, but both are collections. The first is the LEGO Batman Trilogy, which has all three games from TT Games and WBIE in one pack. The second is […]

Thanos #6 [Preview]

Catfishing the Mad Titan in Thanos #6 [Preview]

Thanos #6 is in stores next week from Marvel Comics, by Tini Howard, Ariel Olivetti, Antonio Fabela, and Joe Caramagna, the conclusion to this mini-series. We’ve got a preview below. The preview drops us near the end of this story… …as young Gamora makes her move, trying to kill Thanos. But Thanos isn’t so easy […]

Someone Leaked The “Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare” Multiplayer Maps

It appears Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare can’t escape leaks either, as the latest source says they now know all the multiplayer maps coming to the game. The leak comes from VG Sources, who claim they’ve been digging through the code of the PC version and found listings for each multiplayer map on the way. […]

One More Notch: The Fourth Power & Others [Reviews]

Another month, another couple first issues, plus a big European collection roundup. In this case, the big European collection is Humanoids reissuing Metabarons artist Juan Giménez‘s solo collection called The Fourth Power. Sera And The Royal Stars issue one by Jon Tsuei, Audrey Mok, Raúl Angulo, Jim Campbell, and Tim Daniel: A Persian-influenced swords and […]

“Borderlands 3” Reveals More Details On Their Halloween Event

This past week, Borderlands 3 revealed more details about their first in-game event as they will celebrate Halloween with the Bloody Harvest. Along with the help of Kinda Funny, the devs released info about what’s on the way from storylines to skins. Check out some of the info below as well as the video showing […]

Superior Spider-Man #11 [Preview]

The Inferior Spider-Man in Superior Spider-Man #11 [Preview]

Superior Spider-Man #11 is in stores next week from Marvel Comics, by Christos Gage, Mike Hawthorne, Wade von Grawbadger, Jordie Bellaire, and Clayton Cowles. It’s the penultimate issue of this series, and we’ve got a preview below. Last issue: Otto got his ass kicked. And now, this alternate universe Norman Osborne is running wild in […]

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“Titans” Season 2: Check Out Teagan Croft’s Behind-the-Scenes Raven Transformation [VIDEO]

DC Universe dropped teases and casting announcements (…and casting announcements… and casting announcements…) for the second season of Titans for several months, and that built-up anticipation finally paid off on September 6 with the release of season opener “Trigon.” Now with three episodes down (and “Aqualad” set to drop this Friday) and one helluva’ Raven-related […]

Nintendo Is Now Selling The SNES Controllers For The Switch

Nintendo Is Now Selling The SNES Controllers For The Switch

Those of you who have been waiting for the Nintendo Switch controller for Nintendo Switch Online, the wait is over as they are for sale. The company put up a listing for the controllers this past week, as you can now purchase them for $30 a pop. Plus, this isn’t a pre-order for the holiday. […]

Next State Of Play Will Feature “The Last Of Us Part II”

The next time Sony holds another State of Play livestream for us, we’re finally going to be getting a better look at The Last Of Us Part II. While we’ve seen little tidbits be released here and there from both official and unofficial channels, the last time we saw anything lengthy was E3 2018. After […]

Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur #47 [Preview]

A Final Battle with Reed Richards in Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur #47 [Preview]

Next week, Marvel Comics will release the final issue of Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur, which is unfortunate timing seeing as the book is about to become an animated series. Nevertheless, we’ve got a preview of the issue by Brandon Montclaire, Alitha E. Martinez, Tamra Bonvillain, and Travis Lanham. And this final issue is going […]

Crypto Will Be Added to "Apex Legends" In Season Three

Crypto Will Be Added to “Apex Legends” In Season Three

Respawn Entertainment have released a new video and details for Apex Legends when Season Three rolls around, including a full reveal of Crypto. The hacker character has been teased for a couple of months every since Season Two started up over the summer. Now we know he will be added to the game come October. […]

Big-Boy Philosophy

Big-Boy Philosophy

Chris Gavaler and Nathaniel Goldberg write: Bill Maher, an American talk show host, insulted comic book legend Stan Lee and the Internet was outraged. Now that the furore has died down, it’s become apparent that Maher didn’t actually insult Lee. He insulted his fans—the millions who, according to Maher, Lee inspired “to, I don’t know, […]

“Luigi’s Mansion 3” Will Include Paid Multiplayer DLC

Those of you hoping that Luigi’s Mansion 3 will have all the content in one game, think again, as the game will be getting paid DLC. Game Informer is reporting that Nintendo will be releasing a multiplayer DLC for both the ScareScraper and ScreamPark modes in the game. You’ll still get those modes with some games, […]

Marvel Team-Up #6 [Preview]

A Kinder, Gentler Starforce in Marvel Team-Up #6 [Preview]

Marvel Team-Up #6 is in stores next week from Marvel Team-Up… or Ms. Marvel Team-Up, as we learned the series is really called when we also learned it was canceled with this issue. In any case, this story is by Clint McElroy, Ig Guara, Felipe Sobreira, and Clayton Cowles, and we’ve got a final issue […]

“Ad Astra” is the Ultimate Sad Astronaut Movie [Review]

“Ad Astra” is the Ultimate Sad Astronaut Movie [Review]

Do we get one big Astronaut movie from Hollywood every year now? It’s starting to feel that way. Ad Astra is the latest major studio movie about the perils of going into outer space. It’s a big serious movie that’s as much a character study as it is a space thriller about saving the world. […]

Epic Games Reportedly Forked Over Nearly $10m For "Control"

Epic Games Reportedly Forked Over Nearly $10m For “Control”

If you want to know just how seriously Epic Games is taking the fight for PC distribution dominance, you need look no further than how much they paid for Control. The company got the official exclusivity for a year from 505 Games for the title, as Steam won’t be getting it until August 2020. But […]

"Gaslands: Refueled" to be Released Soon!

Hobby: Journey of a “Gaslands” Newcomer

“Gaslands: Refueled”, a new edition of the “Gaslands” game by Osprey Games, has come out and with it, a new batch of miniature wargame players have arisen from the woodwork. I am looking to join their ranks within the hobby, and wish to play the game to that end. Gaslands takes place on an alternate-futuristic […]