The Impact Of The Data Bullet – Annihilator #6 Condenses The Series

The Eisner Award-nominated series Annhilator by Grant Morrison and Frazer Irving has come to a close this week with issue #6, “Womanoid”. A trade edition will be forthcoming from Legendary, too, with the hardback listed as being released on July 29th. There was a substantial delay between the 5th and 6th issue being released, which […]

In One Week, In Two Weeks – A Is For Annihilator

On Wednesday we get the launches of Green Lantern: The Lost Army, Mulan: Revelations, We Are Robin, Justice League 3001, 8Light Archouse, Age Of Ultron Vs Marvel Zombies, Ant-Man Larger Than Life, E Is For Extinction, Korvac Saga, X-Men ’92. Venture, Uncle Grandpa Pizza, and Evil Dead 2. And finally we get the final issue of Grant […]

The Supercrash Of The Superheavy Fallen Star In Annihilator #5

Wait, what? I have a lot of confused feelings and even confused thoughts about Issue #5 of Annihilator, one of my favorite comics out right now. This is because the first half of the issue was practically a pleasure cruise compared to the weighty conflicts of the second half. But what did I expect? This […]

Bleeding Cool’s 11 Best Comics Of 2014

By Rich Johnston, Hannah Means-Shannon, and Christine Marie Why 11? Building on our inaugural Bleeding Cool “best of” lists last year, we encourage you, dear readers, to dial it up to 11. It’s no exaggeration to say that this has been an extreme year for the number of new and innovative comic series reaching readers […]

Orbiting Around Annihilator, Prometheus, Wild’s End, Dawn/Vampirella, Copperhead And More!

[audio:] Bleeding Cool welcomes back The Orbiting Pod, the podcast of Orbital Comics in London. They say: This week, we play to the screen with Annihilator #1, dig for fire with Prometheus #1, enter the woods with Wild’s End #1, lull between twilight & first light with Dawn/Vampirella #1, ride into town with Copperhead #1, […]

Grant Morrison Comics: What If There’s No Secret Message?

By Nas Hoosen I remember an article about Batman #655, Grant Morrison’s first issue of what would become his seven-year Batman run, from around the time that issue hit shelves. I can’t remember who published it anymore but one thing I do recall is its author’s obsessive examination of that first issue for layers of […]

Annihilating The Fourth Wall With Annihilator And Multiversity

Annihilator #1 by Grant Morrison and Frazer Irving is published by Legendary Comics today. And you might consider it a companion piece to Multiversity #1 as well. That comic made a big deal of breaking down the fourth wall, literally having the narrator address the reader, asking them to stop reading the comic, because of […]

Talking Comics – Discussing This Week’s Upcoming Titles From Futures End To Death Of Wolverine, Annihilator, Prometheus: Fire And Stone, Lazarus, And East Of West

By Randy Young and Chris Hunter Bleeding Cool welcomes the return of Talking Comics, from Excalibur Comics, Cards, and Games in Shreveport, Louisiana, to discuss this week’s upcoming books, speculating about where they are headed, and discuss their favorite storylines. Hosts Randy Young and Chris Hunter say: Thanks for pressing play! TONS of Future’s End […]

VIDEO – Grant Morrison Talks At Edinburgh Book Festival’s Stripped

Laura Sneddon‘s full interview with Grant Morrison is on YouTube, as part of Edinburgh Book Festival’s Stripped event, and why he’s at the show. [youtube][/youtube] Highlights include the word that Morrison listened to heavy metal music when writing Batman, he describes Annihilator with Frazer Irving as his “next Big Personal Thing” which will be followed […]

Frazer Irving’s Grant Morrison’s Annihilator

Frazer Irving first drew Grant Morrison’s comics for Seven Soldiers with Klarion, Since then, he’s been seen on Batman Inc and the like. And now he’s drawn the cover for Annihilator for Legendary. Announced last year, no publication date has been announced. But here’s the bumf. Hellraising screenwriter Ray Spass has one last chance to restore […]