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Ben Peebles Replaces Ben Oliver on Donna Troy Comic, The Infected: Deathbringer

Brent Peeples Replaces Ben Oliver on Donna Troy Comic, The Infected: Deathbringer

The Infected: Deathbringer, is the one-shot spinoff from Batman/Superman that featured Donna Troy as the latest DC character infected by The Batman Who Laughs, transformed into a Dark Multiverse version of themselves. The Infected: King Shazam was published today, to much praise. But it appears that although the comic written by Zoe Quinn was solicited […]

Titans Special #1 cover by Brandon Peterson

Titans Special #1 Review: A New Era of Titans

The breach in the Source Wall is causing countless new and powerful metahumans to manifest around the world. After a failure to help one shakes him to his core, Nightwing knows it’s time for the Titans to be reformed. He goes to the Justice League, and they tell Dick that a new team will have […]


Next Week… I’ll Be At London Super Comic Con. Will You?

It’s my gaff. My manor. My part of the world. The London Super Comic Con, the largest comic convention in the UK that’s dedicated to comic books, is happening next weekend at the ExCel Centre. Bob Layton once told me that he earned more money at that show than any other. It’s where the wallets […]

All 15 James Bond #1 Retailer Exclusive Covers

We’ve shown some of these before, but here is the great big batch of retailer exclusive covers for the recently released James Bond #1 by Warren Ellis and Jason Masters for Dynamite Entertainment. We start off with a black and white cover by Gabriel Hardman for the final order cutoff. Then we have two versions […]

Who Is Drawing The Multiversity Guidebook Anyway? (TO UPDATE)

Grant Morrison has written the Multiversity Guidebook. But who is drawing it? The DC Comics website lists Ben Oliver, Chris Sprouse, Dan Jurgens, Cameron Stewart, Klaus Janson, Gary Frank, Nicola Scott and “Various”. Whereas Amazon lists Giuseppe Camuncoli, Jae Lee, Jon Bogdanove, Gary Frank, Todd Nauck, Chris Sprouse, Andrew Robinson, Duncan Rouleau, Cameron Stewart, Pete […]

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 […]


Andy Diggle, Angela Cruickshank and Ben Oliver Take Control At Dynamite

Dynamite Entertainment announces a new comic book series Control, by Andy Diggle, Angela Cruickshank, and Ben Oliver.  The husband-and-wife team of Diggle and Cruickshank will share the writing chores for the new series, while Ben Oliver joins Control as the first project with Dynamite.  Control is slated for release in early 2014. In Control, police detective Kate Burnham […]

Ben Oliver Responds To Lobo Criticism, With A Wah!

We covered Frank Cho‘s response to the new design for Lobo (by way of Machete). Now we have a response from the new Lobo artist Ben Oliver… And the new comic’s writer’s response? @BenOliverArt Awwww, Ben, you brighten my day. ;) — Marguerite Bennett (@EvilMarguerite) September 19, 2013 I wonder what the Brazilians will make […]

Marguerite Bennett Defends The New Lobo

Late last week DC Comics released a new character design for Lobo by Kenneth Rocafort that received less than enthusiastic responses. When Alex Segura tweeted the new image…   What’s New In The New 52: Lobo’s New Look | @DCComics http://t.co/6GIN77aYCc @dandidio1 @EvilMarguerite — Alex Segura (@alex_segura) August 23, 2013 He received a response from a comic […]

Melksham Comic Con 2013 – Bigger, Better, Badasser

Matt Gatty writes for Bleeding Cool: The difficult second album. “We have to get bigger”. Those of you that have been reading Hickman’s run on Avengers will probably be familiar with that line. That line has been the main idea when it comes to planning the second Melksham Comic Con. We’d had a good start […]

The Metal Gear Solid that Might Have Been.

In 2004 IDW Publishing made a deal with Konami to do a series of comics based on the Metal Gear Solid video game franchise. Two twelve-issue series followed written by Kris Oprisko and illustrated by Ashley Wood. But in 2001, Com.X made a pitch at the license with creators such as Josh Middleton, Ben Oliver […]