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VP Atom! Freeman Leaves ComicHub

Bleeding Cool has learned that Atom! Freeman has left his role as Vice President of Sales and Business Development at ComicHub, the company that has been gathering and monetising direct market comic book data for publishers, distributors and retailers, and allowing comic book readers to find copies of the comics they want to buy. Since […]


Valiant Exclusive Variants from Steve Conley and Jason Metcalf for Baltimore Comic-Con

Valiant Entertainment can’t stop talking about all the comic book conventions they’re visiting in the coming months, as well as the nearby comic shops they’re visiting while in town as part of their #ValiantVisits retailer outreach program. So it wasn’t surprising to get a press release detailing the publisher’s plans and exclusives for Baltimore Comic-Con. […]

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5+ Alternative Events You Can Attend in Lieu of Universal FanCon

Within days of the news that Universal FanCon wasn’t happening as planned, the nerd community came together to support those affected by the cancellation/postponement. From pop-up cons, to small gatherings, to even other cons stepping up, there’s now plenty to do this weekend! The Baltimore Science Fiction Society will be hosting a social from 6 […]

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Cosplay Props, Nerd Clocks, And More From Altruistic!

Deep down inside, I’m still a cosplayer. Granted, I barely make costumes or dress up anymore, but one day I’ll don my wigs again! So whenever I find a dealer at a con with cosplay items, I’m drawn in — especially if they’re affordable and hand-made! And Altruistic is such a company. I’ve seen Altruistic’s […]


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Make Your Closet More Rad With Pizza Party Printing

Pizza Party Printing, located here in Baltimore, makes some pretty cool things. I’ve seen them around shows over the years, and I’ve always enjoyed their brightly colored horror designs. There’s a ton of designs to pick from. Prices are also reasonable, with shirts starting from $25. Stickers, patches, posters and koozies start at $5 and […]

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What Were The Hot Books At Baltimore Comic-Con 2017?

Baltimore Comic-Con is known for its amazing comic book selection. Dealers from all over the US haul in their wares, and there are in fact deals to be had. I left the show with an Aquaman #1 and an Archie’s Mad House #22, which I got for some great prices. Frank Miller books were hot […]

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Be A Real Superhero And Cuddle Up For A Cause!

I go to a lot of cons, which means I spend a fair amount of time in dealers rooms. I love looking at what people have to offer, and I’m especially drawn to booths with handmade items. At Baltimore Comic-Con this past weekend, I came across a booth with handmade geeky items for your everyday […]

Barzinga At Baltimore Comic Con 2017!

Baltimore Comic Con has come and gone. I was on hand the whole weekend with some of my very best pals, and we all had a productive, and busy weekend. We were able to sneak in one new Barzinga during the con on Friday night, so sit back, grab your favorite drink, and enjoy!

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Sunday Cosplay At Baltimore Comic-Con 2017

Wonderful Women and Super Men all gathered this weekend for the annual Baltimore Comic-Con. The con is arguably one of the best shows in the country, and the cosplay the show brings out is always awesome! Young and old alike joined in the fun. As always, if you see a pic of yourself, feel free […]

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Saturday Cosplay At Baltimore Comic-Con

Wonderful Women and Super Men all gathered this weekend for the annual Baltimore Comic-Con. The con is arguably one of the best shows in the country, and the cosplay the show brings out is always awesome! Young and old alike joined in the fun. As always, if you see a pic of yourself, feel free […]

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Friday Cosplay At Baltimore Comic-Con 2017

Wonderful Women and Super Men all gathered this weekend for the annual Baltimore Comic Con this year. The con is arguably one of the best shows in the country, and the cosplay the show brings out is always awesome! Young and old alike joined in the fun. As always, if you see a pic of […]

Walking Around Baltimore Comic-Con – Vintage Comics Edition Part 1

Rich Johnston‘s “Walking Around” convention posts have become a comic con tradition at Bleeding Cool. A quick way to get an initial impression of a convention and its surroundings — such as Thought Bubble today, or Brighton ICE Comics Expo in June — Rich’s walk-arounds are simple and effective. It’s almost like you’re there… without having […]

Bloodshot Is A Hardened Baltimore Oriole’s Fan.

Next week is Baltimore Comic Con, my home con, and Valiant has released a look at their convention exclusive comic; Bloodshot Salvation #1 will be on sale during the con, and features Barry Kitson, Jeff Lemire, Lewis LaRosa,  and Mico Suayan. The best thing about the comic though is Bloodshot’s face. This is obviously a man […]


The Hero Initiative Brings Steve Englehart To Baltimore

I did a small convention in San Jose many years back and was on a panel about comic writing with Steve Englehart. It was one of the panel I’ve most enjoyed being on, not only because of the stories he had to tell, but the realization that he and I approached writing comic differently. Where […]


BCC ’15: 40 Photos Of Artist’s Alley And More

And I’m back with some last photographic records of Baltimore Comic Con this past weekend, where we took in some panels, took lots of photos, and covered the Harvey Awards. I had a little more time on Sunday to run around the show floor, especially talking to comics creators, and take some pictures of their […]

It’s Tiny Bloodshot, Iron Man And More: 35 More Photos Of Baltimore Comic Con

We’ve gathered a few more photos of Baltimore Comic Con to share, including the kids’ activity section, some of Artists Alley, and a smattering of cool cosplay. Saturday was a big day for panels at the convention, with several tracks running simultaneously and lots of professionals talking about their lives in comics and their work. […]