'Supernatural' @ 300: Our 10 Most Beloved (and Delightfully Hated) Characters

In honor of the CW's Supernatural's landmark 300th episode "Lebanon," we're here to highlight the 10 most influential characters from throughout the entire series run. Fellow Bleeding Cool contributor Tom Chang and I carefully narrowed down the list, casting a spotlight on the SPN Family's most beloved–and delightfully hateable–personalities. We couldn't bring ourselves to rank them…so we'll introduce […]

Supernatural: Jeffrey Dean Morgan's John Winchester Returning for 300th Episode

When you reach a milestone like your 300th episode (which if you're Sherlock, would take about 327 years to reach), you achieve a certan level of respect and honor where friends and peers from all across the pop culture landscape will make the pilgrimage to pay their respects. If you're the CW's Supernatural, that means […]

Xerxes #3 cover by Frank Miller

Xerxes #3 Review: Better, but It's Still Not Good

Xerxes has returned home to the Persian Empire as its ruler. We see the beginning and ending of his rule. We see him seeking a wife and finding it in Esther, niece of Mordecai of Judea. She marries Xerxes on the condition that he and Persia will spare the people of Zion. The king agrees […]

Xerxes #2 cover by Frank Miller

Xerxes #2 Review: A Dull Story and Unappealing Art

The Greek retinue at Marathon returns to Athens to warn them of the coming Persian horde. The general is distraught and ready to let Athens execute him, but Themistokles has a wild plan. He will gather all the women and slaves to bolster their ranks, and he will shine their armor and shields to give […]

The Finale to Harrow County, Plus a Ton of Manga Reprints: Dark Horse June 2018 Solicits

Cullen Bunn and Tyler Crook's Harrow County reaches its highly-anticipated finale. Xerxes, BPRD, Buffy, Black Hammer, American Gods, and more continue their runs. Also, a lot of manga series are being reprinted, like New Lone Wolf and Cub, Samurai Executioner, and Vampire Hunter D. All of this comes from Dark Horse's June 2018 solicits. Details below. Covers are below the text (in a vaguely […]

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All Hail Xerxes- The Return of Frank Miller to 300: Dark Horse April 2018 Solicits

Frank Miller returns to 300 with Xerxes: The Fall of the House of Darius and the Rise of Alexander. Plus, Jeff Lemire continues the saga of Black Hammer, and Gabriel Hardman kicks of Aliens: Dust to Dust. All this comes in April courtesy of Dark Horse Comics. Details Below.    Aliens: Dust to Dust #1 (of 4) Gabriel Hardman (W/A/Cover) and Carlos D'Anda (Variant cover) […]


First Image From Frank Miller's 300 Prequel Released

In an exclusive with Entertainment Weekly, Dark Horse have released an image for Frank Miller's 300 prequel, Xerxes: The Fall of the House of Darius and the Rise of Alexander. which is due out next year. You can tell they have the exclusive on this, the longest titled comic or graphic novel project in history, […]

Bleeding Cosplay Holiday Edition – From Sparta to Scrooge

Ian Mageto, Bleeding Cool's Senior Cosplay Correspondent writes: This week's Bleeding Cosplay is a special holiday edition that is not only larger but we feature some of our favorite characters in their most festive outfits. If you would like to have your work featured please send a high resolution image to crazycozplay@gmail.com  as well as any […]

No Frank Miller Xerxes Comic For 300 Movie Release

ICv2 reports that Xerxes, Frank Miller's sequel to 300, has not progressed since the complete two issues that Miller had handed in to Dark Horse in early 2011. Which means a release of Xerxes to accompany 300:  Rise of an Empire, just isn't happening. Miller has been busy on a new Sin City movie, and […]