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Frank Tieri Rewrites the Marvel Universe in Ravencroft

Today’s Justice League #39 On Whether Doomsday Clock is DC Canon or Not (Spoilers)

This is a panel from towards the end of today’s Justice League #39 by Scott Snyder and Jorge Jimenez. With the Spectre and the Phantom Stranger narrating the nature of the character’s reality. ‘Events that unfolded outside your purview, some disconnected from your reality altogether but deeply felt and impactful.’ It’s one of a number […]

As Dan DiDio and DC Comics Come To London, Will They Face Anti-5G Protests?

DC Comics Publisher Dan DiDio is coming to London, with a few other DC executives, for the premiere of Birds Of Prey (And The Fantabulous Emancipation Of One Harley Quinn) on the 29th January at the British Film Institute on London’s South Bank. No I don’t have an invite. But have people been prepared? I […]



Diamond Confirms DC Comics' 5G

“Half-Truths And Misinformation Floating Around” – Dan DiDio on 5G?

Today, addressing comic book retailers on Facebook, DC Publisher Dan DiDio talked about a number of matters (and you can catch up with them all with this handy tag). And he also mentioned what was coming in 2020 and beyond. He was low on specifics – could he have been talking about Bleeding Cool’s coverage […]


Making The Wonder Woman Movie Canon With The Comics in the New DC Timeline

Making The Wonder Woman Movie Canon With The Comics in the New DC Timeline

Wonder Woman was first created by William Moulton Marston in 1942, halfway through the Second World War and was initially depicted fighting Axis military forces as well as an assortment of colourful supervillains, although over time her stories came to place greater emphasis on characters, deities, and monsters from Greek mythology. In the DC Universe […]

Gossip: Luke Fox, Jonathan Kent - What DC Comics' 5G is All About

5G and the New DC Timeline Will First Be Seen in the First Three Months of 2020?

Yesterday, Bleeding Cool ran the big 5G, Death Metal, and DC Timeline gossip from across the holiday period. And naturally, I woke up to lots of comments, clarifications, corrections and one or two cuffs around the ear. One such involved Bleeding Cool stating that the first signs of what would be coming in DC’s 5G […]



Diamond Confirms DC Comics' 5G

Diamond Confirms DC Comics’ 5G

DC Comics has not used the phrase 5G publically yet. First mentioned by Bleeding Cool last summer as a major project that DC Comics was planning, it was only when DC Comics publisher Dan DiDio talked about publishing a timeline for DC Comics shared continuity or ‘connective tissue’ at San Diego, then unveiled the four […]

Everything You Wanted To Know About 5G But Were Afraid To Ask

Everything You Wanted To Know About 5G* (*But Were Afraid To Ask)

For the last seven months, Bleeding Cool has been reporting on something called 5G. That it would be the fifth Generation on the DC Comics Timeline. That it is part of the Timeline being radically changed, and the original Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman etc suddenly being a lot older than they have previously been portrayed. […]

The Future Of The DC Universe - According to Doomsday Clock #12 (Spoilers)

The Future Of The DC Universe – According to Doomsday Clock #12 (Spoilers)

No, we don’t find out how Alfred Pennyworth is alive. No, we don’t get to find out what actually happened with Saturn Girl. Nor what Adrian Veidt was really playing at. But you may be able to work out why the events of Doomsday Clock, especially the Supermen Theory, haven’t played large in the DC […]

Will Doomsday Clock #12 Set Up DC Comics 5G... But Only in Six Years?

Will Doomsday Clock #12 Set Up DC Comics 5G… But Only in Six Years?

I haven’t read Doomsday Clock #12 yet – well, other than the first six pages. But clearly other people have. I know, right? Now Bleeding Cool has been covering in as much depth as we have been able to uncover, something at DC Comics called 5G. We first got a whiff back in June, without […]



February Will See the Birth of Aquaman and Mera’s Baby

It was only eight years ago that DC Comics Publisher Dan DiDio declared that all the lead DC Comics characters could not be married (apart from Animal Man) and suddenly we had a reboot with Clark Kent and Lois Lane never an item, Barry Allen no longer married to Iris, Wally West never having being […]


DC Comics' Far Sector #1 Selling for $13 on eBay - is This 5G?

DC Comics’ Far Sector #1 Selling for $17 on eBay – is This 5G?

Far Sector #1 is the new DC Comics Green Lantern series coming from Gerard Way‘s not-an-imprint Young Animal by N.K. Jemisin and Jamal Campbell. Bleeding Cool has also reported that we heard a well-sourced rumour that Sojourner “Jo” Mullein may be the new regular Green Lantern, replacing Hal Jordan in 2021 when the current The […]