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Top 100 Power List of Comics, 2019 Edition

The Complete Bleeding Cool Top 100 Power List of Comics 2019, in Full

Here you go folks, in full, the Top 100 Power List of Comics, 2019 Edition. Every year, Bleeding Cool runs its Top 100 Power List of members of the English-speaking comic book industry, weighted towards the direct market. It is judged by all manner of attributes, the ability to influence what comics exist and sell, […]

IDW Comes Off DriveThruComics

IDW Comes Off DriveThruComics

DriveThruComics is an independent digital comics distributor, separate from the likes of the big boys ComiXology and honestly, until writing this article I'd forgotten it still existed. Naughty me. It has also expanded to specialise in downloadable role-playing games and rebranded as DriveThruRPG. But it does exist and indeed seems to have prospered. It provides […]

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A Tease For Canto And The ClockWork Fairies In March

The all-ages fantasy series Canto by David Booher, Drew Zucker and Vittoria Stone published by IDW is in many end-of-year-end-of-decade-best-of comic book lists. Well, we have a little teaser for the Canto one-shot scheduled from IDW in May –  Canto and the ClockWork Fairies. Set after the events of the first story, it will introduce […]

Sonic the Hedgehog #24 [Preview]

Comics Have No CGI in Sonic the Hedgehog #24 [Preview]

Sonic the Hedgehog hasn't had a very good year. First, they released that movie trailer with the horrifying CGI sonic with even more horrifying teeth, causing the internet to explode with rage and prompting the studio to redo Sonic's CGI throughtout the entire movie to look more like the video game. Then, after all of […]

The Kill Lock #1 [Preview]

A Cruel but Creative Punishment in The Kill Lock #1 [Preview]

Christmas Day is tomorrow, which interferes with New Comic Book Day, forcing comics to hit stores on Thursday, December 26th instead. Honestly, how inconsiderate of Baby Jesus to be born on December 25th! It's a light week for comic releases, with most publishers squeezing out as much as they could the previous week. But there […]

The 100 Most-Read Stories Of 2019 On Bleeding Cool

The 100 Most-Read Stories Of 2019 On Bleeding Cool

I normally wait until the New Year is a little closer. Or even been. But I'm taking the kids ice skating today, and then going to a carol service, so you'll have to behave. Here are the top 100 most-read stories on Bleeding Cool over the past year. Some may be surprising. Others less so. […]




REVIEW: Star Trek Year Five #9 -- "Some Wild, Intriguing New Ideas"

REVIEW: Star Trek Year Five #9 — "Some Wild, Intriguing New Ideas"

(IDW Publishing, creative team: Jim McCann, Jackson Lanzing, Collin Kelly, Silvia Califano, Sebastian Cheng, Neil Uyetake) First up, there are some wild, intriguing new ideas as the newly-met gender-fluid sentient who helped the crew escape the Tholian Web brings the Enterprise home to meet the family. The science fiction setting of the watery world I'qos […]

Terminator and Transformers Crossover in New Series from Dark Horse and IDW

Terminator and Transformers Crossover in New Series from Dark Horse and IDW

If you've ever asked yourself: what could be better than a comic book series based on a beloved franchise starring robots, IDW and Dark Horse have your answer: a comic book series starring two beloved robot franchises. That's right, Terminator and Transformers are crossing over this March in Transformers vs. the Terminator, a four-issue mini-series […]


This Week's Comics Shipment Could Be The Biggest Of The YEar

This Week's Comics Shipment Could Be The Biggest Of The Year

Pity your book comic book manager and workers. This week's comic book delivery, outside of Free Comic Book Day, could be one of the biggest of the year. And especially in term of the demand by customers as well. Let's break it down a little: ENDINGS: This week will see finales of some of the […]

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 [Preview]

Donatello Revealed as a Powerbrony in Power Rangers/TMNT #2 [Preview]

The second issue of explosive publisher BOOM! Studios and IDW's crossover event, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, is hitting stores in January, and a press release from BOOM! is promising a "shocking reveal that'll change everything." What could that reveal be? And might this early preview of the issue contain it? We're going […]


Changing the TMNT Universe Forever in TMNT #100 [Preview]

Changing the TMNT Universe Forever in TMNT #100 [Preview]

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #100 is set to hit stores from IDW Publishing this week, by Kevin Eastman, Tom Waltz, Bobby Curnow, Dave Watcher, Michael Dialynas, Mateus Santolouco, Adam Gorham, Dan Duncan, Cory Smith, Ronda Pattison, Bill Crabtree, and Shawn Lee. And if you're wondering why it takes so many creators to make a single […]

Dawn Of X Keeps Selling Out!   - The Back Order List 11/27/2019 & 12/4/2019

Dawn Of X Keeps Selling Out! – The Back Order List 11/27/2019 & 12/4/2019

Every week your Local Comic Book shop gets in the weekly assortment of comics, trades, posters, action figures, and other goodies from Diamond.  Now some of these goodies sell our fast from your LCBS, so Tuesday and Wednesday LCBS retailers get on the phone (more often the computer) and let Diamond know they need more.  […]


All The Items Offered Today on Local Comic Shop Day 2019

Today is Local Comic Shop Day, when local comic shops (bricks and mortar only) get special deliveries of special items with variant covers, exclusive formats or early releases of certain items. See what is waiting for you in your local comic shop – if they are participating, that is. Here are a few doing even […]