Author: Mike Sangregorio


Transformers: A Visual History Book Review Thanks to Viz

Transformers: A Visual History Book Review From Viz

Transformers: A Visual History! “You’re at your best when the going gets rough, you’ve been put to the test, but it’s never enough. You got the touch!” Can you believe that song was originally meant for Sylvester Stallone’s film Cobra? Thankfully the Transformers lucked-out and fans have enjoyed that anthem ever since. Which lyrics could […]

Dragon Ball: A Visual History Book Review

Dragon Ball: A Visual History Book Review Thanks to Viz

Dragon Ball, the original manga by celebrated creator Akira Toriyama, turned 35 this year and to celebrate Viz Media has put out a comprehensive art book that takes readers back to the early days of the strip’s life when it was serialized in Shōnen Jump through to the release of the theatrical film Battle of […]

Exclusive Dragon Ball World Adventures Figures Now Available

Exclusive Dragon Ball World Adventures Figures Now Available

The Dragon Ball World Adventure tour has been a mainstay of conventions around the world for a while now and Bandai is finally offering five of its figures, previously available exclusively at the tour stops, to fans for purchase online. Press Release: Anaheim, CA, November 1, 2019 – Bluefin, a Bandai Namco group company and […]



NYCC '19: Hasbro Unveils Transformers - War for Cybertron: Earthrise Figures

NYCC ’19: Hasbro Unveils Transformers – War for Cybertron: Earthrise Figures

During the first day of New York Comic-Con 2019 Hasbro held an off-site event where it unveiled its new Transformers’ line, the second part of the War for Cybertron franchise, called Earthrise. This is a follow-up to the Siege line and will leave one more, currently unnamed, chapter of the story still to come. Offerings […]

NYCC '19: DC Year of the Villain Panel

DC Comics’ Year Of The Villain Panel at New York Comic Con

The first panel of Saturday at NYCC saw DC announce its latest plans for its current crossover event, the Year of the Villain. This was after an introductory video that included clips from Doom Patrol on the DC Universe app and the Animal-Vegetable-Mineral Man (everyone should watch that show). Hector Navarro of DC Daily, moderated […]

NYCC '19: Marvel's X-Men - Dawn of X Panel

Marvel Comics’ X-Men: Dawn of X Panel at New York Comic Con

On the Saturday night of New York Comic Con. Marvel Comics unveiled their most anticipated event of the weekend, the X-Men: Dawn of X panel, on the Main Stage. The event was packed with fans who had to sign-up for admission first thing when doors opened that morning. As the festivities began all attendees were […]

NYCC '19: VIZ Media Presents Frederator Studios Castlevania Panel

“Castlevania” Team Talks Season 3, Favorite Scenes, Vampire Mythology & More

Saturday night of New York Comic Con (NYCC), VIZ Media held its panel for Netflix’s Castlevania. The first two seasons are currently available, with a third season of ten episodes on its way. The panel was moderated by Urian Brown of VIZ Media and featured Warren Ellis, creator and writer of the show; Sam Deats, […]

Tara Normal - Celebrating 10 Years of Hunting what Haunts You!

Tara Normal – Celebrating 10 Years of Hunting what Haunts You!

Back in 2009 New Jersey based cartoonist Howie Noel began a webcomic about a young woman who investigates, and combats, supernatural threats. Starring the titular Tara Normal, the strip is celebrating its tenth anniversary this year. To commemorate the occasion Noel is producing a new collected edition of all previously available material as well as […]

Godzilla Comes to Comic-Con: Toho Studios Interview

Godzilla Comes to Comic-Con: Toho Studios Interview

Comic-Con may be celebrating its 50th anniversary but 2019 also marks another anniversary, Godzilla turns 65. To celebrate the auspicious occasion, and to promote next year’s Godzilla vs. Kong film, Toho, the studio behind the King of Monsters, is making their first appearance at the convention. Bleeding Cool spoke with Akito Takahashi, Head of Project […]


the boys

“The Boys” Talk Simon Pegg, Shock Value, Fighting Invisible Men & More!

Celebrated comic series The Boys from Garth Ennis, Darick Robertson, and Russ Braun, has been adapted into an 8-episode series on Amazon Prime and already renewed for a second season. Bleeding Cool has been following the series from first announcement and through production, so we were glad to be on-hand at San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) […]



The Annual Jack Kirby Tribute Panel

‘Jack Is Everywhere’ – The Annual Jack Kirby Tribute Panel at San Diego Comic-Con 2019

On Sunday morning of San Diego Comic-Con, Mark Evanier presided over the annual Jack Kirby tribute panel. Evanier was joined by Kurt Busiek (Astro City, Marvels), Buzz Dixon (Thundarr the Barbarian, Destroyer Duck), Mike Royer (Kirby’s favorite inker), attorney Paul S. Levine, and two of Kirby’s grandchildren, Tracy and Jeremy. Evanier and Royer discussed how […]



From Fandom to the Front Office

From Fandom to the Front Office: DC Comics’ Paul Levitz

Paul Levitz has had a lengthy career in comics. Former President of DC Comics. Publisher for 17 years. Eisner Award-winning writer. A panel was held Thursday afternoon to spotlight the man and his contributions to the medium and to the industry. Moderated by George Gustines, a journalist for the New York Times, the discussion began […]

Doctor Who The Edge of Time VR Demo

“Doctor Who: The Edge of Time” VR Demo at SDCC 2019

During Thursday of Comic-Con, Bleeding Cool played the latest offering from Maze Theory, the immersive Doctor Who virtual reality experience, The Edge of Time. The game has the player acting as an unnamed Companion to the Doctor, voiced by actual Thirteenth Doctor, Jodie Whittaker. The short playthrough has the player navigate a junkyard (a staple […]