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Supreme Court Rules: Gabby Rivera Made Magic with Marvel’s America

America, the Marvel comic book by Gabby Rivera and Joe Quinones, has some friends in high places. Writer Rivera posted a photo on Twitter of a letter she received from Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor praising her work on the comic, which an aide turned the Obama appointee onto. “I am grateful to you for your […]

On the Victims of the Marvel Cancellation Bloodbath

With the release of the March 2018 solicits from Marvel, it fast became clear that a swathe of titles were being cancelled. These were clear either from their complete absence from the solicits, their solicitations sounding very final, or even hints in the cover artwork. Since the speculation began, many of the titles that we […]

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David F. Walker Confirms Luke Cage’s Cancellation Due to Poor Sales

Writer David F. Walker just confirmed that Marvel’s Luke Cage title will be cancelled after February. We at Bleeding Cool were already speculating this due to its noticeable absence from the Marvel March 2018 solicits, and Walker just made it official on Twitter. Sad but true…LUKE CAGE (the comic book, not the TV series) has been cancelled. Issue #10 […]

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No Gwenpool or America From Marvel in March 2018 – Cancelled?

Well, the Marvel March 2018 solicits are out, and it looks like a pair of casualties have been stealthily surfaced: America and The Unbelievable Gwenpool. Neither title is listed in the solicits for March 2018 by Marvel. Since Marvel has made a habit of not broadcasting when a book is slated to end, when a book is slated to […]

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Photographic Review: Exploring The Life Of Photographer Graciela Iturbide

Isabel Quintero and Zeke Pena’s graphic novel Photographic: The Life of Graciela Iturbide is a biography of Graciela Iturbide, an influential Mexican photographer who focused on intimate portraits of Mexico’s indigenous peoples. The book is hardcover and well made, with a solid feel when held without making you wonder if your hand will fall off at the […]

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Cards Against Humanity Wants To Stop Trump From Building His Wall

The Cards Against Humanity team has started their best Black Friday promotion ever. After swearing that they were done with crazy promotions, they have stormed back this year in grand fashion. As announced, Cards Against Humanity has bought a piece of land on the Mexican border to block the building of Trump’s famed wall — or at […]

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Represent: The Rise Of Characters Of Color In Sci-Fi And Fantasy

Rich Epstein writes from New York Comic Con 2017: Filmmaker Celia Peters led a panel to discuss issues of inclusion in science-fiction, both on the screen and behind the scenes. Peters opened the panel by acknowledging the obvious lack of diversity that has plagued the industry as well as acknowledging the strides that have been […]

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Marvel Legacy America #8 Review: Question Authority

America has returned home after learning her family history from her grandmother, Madrimar. Unfortunately, there have been some changes at Sotomayor University, among which is a new professor in charge of relations between the faculty and students. Things get a bit weirder from there and not in the good way, at least, not for America […]

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Why Marvel Needs To Make America Chavez A Goddess

I touched on this with my America #7 review, and, even then, I saw this spinning off into a full article. So here we go. To start, I just want to point out that America Chavez’s backstory is already very mythological in nature. It tells an ethereal tale of near-perfect worlds formed by goddesses in […]


4Chan User Trolls Marvel’s ‘America’, Gets Letter Printed

America is the ongoing series from Marvel Comics starring the character Ms. America Chavez, written by Gabby Rivera and drawn by Joe Quinones, Ming Doyle, and now Ramon Villaboros — with upcoming pages from Jaime Hernandez, a first for a monthly Marvel comic. And for some people on the internet, it is the very worst comic book on […]

Being Close Is Good Enough: We Review ‘America’ The Board Game

I’ve enjoyed the works that come out of Bézier Games, specifically the One Night series that has made all of my gaming nights awesome with party games of deception and drunken screaming. But there are some titles in their library that require you to be somewhat sober and a little more intelligent beyond roleplaying. In […]

Marvel Releases First Six Legacy Teaser Covers, Changing Industry Forever

Yesterday, Marvel Comics promised us an announcement about their upcoming Legacy initiative that would change the comic book industry, with Legacy affecting every hero, every title, every story. Today, Marvel has begun to deliver on that promise with… six Legacy covers homaging classic past covers, released to a compliant media partner website. Well, you can’t […]

There Will Be Two America #4 Comics In Comic Stores A Week Of Each Other

This could get confusing. America is the new series from Marvel Comics by Gabby Rivera, Ming Doyle and Joe Quinines featuring Ms America Chavez in her first and much-anticipated solo series. Its fourth issue is out on the 21st June. But they have reckoned without another comic called America. Written and drawn by Jon Hughes, […]

Could Gabby Rivera Write A New LGBTQ Power Pack Comic For Marvel? #C2Ccon2017

Writer Gabby Rivera and editor Will Moss have been talking to Coast-To-Coast Comic-Con, talking about their new Marvel Comic America. “A badass Latina who like girls and punches things and is able to travel through dimensions on a journey to find herself. Get ready for soft pinks, blues and oranges like you’ve never seen before. Get on […]

Rosy Press Vs Romance Writers Of America

Janelle Asselin, publisher of the Rosy Press digital romance comic imprint now publishing in print through Oni Press, wanted to attend the Romance Writers Of America yearly conference as an exhibitor, and getting involved with panels and workshops. She was told, I¹m not sure of the interest in romance comics. The authors who participate in the pitch […]

Hastings, The Largest Comic Book Chain In America, Is In Trouble

By Ian Melton News broke on Friday that Hastings Entertainment Superstore is changing their policies at all of their stores throughout the United States and that layoffs and store closings may be in the companies’ future as they search for investors to put capital back into the business.  As well as making employees and the […]