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Dynamite Third For Per-Capita Marketshare For January 2020, Ablaze Beats IDW

Dynamite Third For Per-Capita Marketshare For January 2020, Ablaze Beats IDW

Welcome to Bleeding Cool's Monthly 'Per Capita' List.  The usual comics industry marketshare shows how much share of the overall market a comics publisher has. But the Per Capita list takes that figure and divides it by the number of new titles they publish in that month. We've already looked at publisher marketshare in the […]

Cullen Bunn and Jon Davis-Hunt Relaunch Shadowman at Valiant in May

Cullen Bunn and Jon Davis-Hunt Relaunch Shadowman at Valiant in May

Valiant Entertaiment has announced the next creative team to relaunch a series in 2020: Writer Cullen Bunn, artist Jon Davis-Hunt, colorist Jordie Bellaire, and letterer Clayton Cowles will relaunch Shadowman this May, a press release revealed. Horror reaches new heights in SHADOWMAN #1 this May. New York Times bestselling writer CULLEN BUNN (Venom) and the […]

Will Valiant Sue DC Comics Over Generation Zero Trademark?

Will Valiant Sue DC Comics Over Generation Zero Trademark?

I am not a lawyer, I do not play one on the internet. But every now and then, you pick up a few things along the way. A mention of copyright here, of tortious interference there, and definitely about libel, slander and defamation. But mostly about trademarks. Yesterday, DC Comics announced that their DC Timeline […]


Identity Crisis Solved as Valiant Names Creative Team for Final Witness

Identity Crisis Solved as Valiant Names Creative Team for Final Witness

Earlier this month, we told you that Valiant's Heroes would be In Crisis thanks to an Incoming murder mystery comic called Final Witness. However, despite naming the comic and its premise (and Bleeding Cool actually had the name months earlier — pip pip), the comic was announced with no creative team. However, Valiant has revealed […]

Valiant Heroes in Crisis as New Murder Mystery Comic Incoming

#TheFinalWitness: Valiant Heroes in Crisis with Murder Mystery Comic Incoming

Valiant Entertainment is looking to get themselves some of that sweet murder comic money in 2020 with a new five-issue series called The Final Witness, billed as "A Crime-Noir Serial Killer Mystery" and teased today in a press release with the caption: "Can You Solve the Case?" We don't know the who, what, where, or […]

Quantum and Woody #1 [Preview]

What to Expect from Quantum and Woody #1 Ahead of Final Order Cutoff [Preview]

Quantum and Woody is set to relaunch at Valiant later this month, by Christopher Hastings and Ryan Browne. But if you can't wait until January 29th, Valiant has released a now fully-lettered preview showing what you can expect. Such as revelations about self-worth learned from the television during a goat workout session… A mysterious prophecy… […]

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, […]

Valiant Previews Emilio Laiso's Inks for X-O Manowar #1

Valiant Previews Emilio Laiso's Inks for X-O Manowar #1

Valiant Entertainment has released an early look at artist Emilio Laiso's inks for the upcoming X-O Manowar #1, the first issue of a new series by Laiso and writer Dennis Hopeless "Hallum" with colors by Ruth Redmond and letters by Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou. The long-anticipated series about the deadly jellyfish hero finally launches in March after being […]

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. […]

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Valiant Entertainment Partners With Blowfish Studios On Video Games

Some cool news from Valiant Entertainment this week, as they have announced a new partnership with Blowfish Studios to make video games based on their comics. The word came down yesterday from The Hollywood Reporter, who had the exclusive, the two sides made the deal as a sort of preparation to release games based on […]





X-O Manowar by Dennis Hopeless and Emilio Laiso to Finally Come Out in March

X-O Manowar by Dennis Hopeless and Emilio Laiso to Finally Come Out in March

Originally planned for November and then pushed back to 2020, that new X-O Manowar series by Dennis Hopeless "Hallum" and Emilio Laiso is set for release this March, according to a press release from Valiant. New York, NY (December 16th, 2019) – X-O MANOWAR #1 unleashes the Valiant Universe's most powerful hero in an all-new […]

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 […]

Graphite Digital Comics Service Adds Dark Horse, Valiant, More

Graphite Digital Comics Service Adds Dark Horse, Valiant, More

Digital comics platform Graphite Comics has just announced some major additions to its collection. According to a press release, Dark Horse, Valiant, Humanoids, and Impact Theory have all signed on to offer their comics on Graphite. Series such as Hellboy, The Witcher, Aliens, Umbrella Academy, The Incal, The Metabarons, The Twilight Man, Bloodshot, and Neon […]


Feast Your Eyes on Marc Laming's Pencils for February's Bloodshot #0

Feast Your Eyes on Marc Laming's Pencils and Inks for February's Bloodshot #0

Turkey Day may be over, but that doesn't mean you need to stop gorging yourself on tasty pleasures. Valiant Entertainment is inviting readers to feast not with their stomachs but with their eyes on the delicious pencils and tantalizing inks of Marc Laming for February's upcoming Bloodshot #0. The idea for Bloodshot #0, by Laming […]