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Comics for Your Pull Box, Week of July 11th, 2018: Superman Begins Anew

Wednesday draws near, and that means it’s time for another installment of Comics for Your Pull Box. We have a ton of major releases this week, but here at Bleeding Cool we are going to try and narrow it down to the absolute must-haves and must-tries. Here is the link to the full Comic List […]

Bloodshot Salvation #11

Valiant Previews Bloodshot Salvation #11, Archer & Armstrong Deluxe Edition

Are you on the fence about picking up the comics Valiant is shipping next week, but could really make an informed decision if you could just see the first five pages or so from each one? Well, sir, madam, or otherwise, you appear to be the exact target demographic of these weekly previews. Valiant has […]

Bloodshot Salvation #10 cover by Kenneth Rocafort

Bloodshot Salvation #10 Review: Building the Tension

Jessie is okay, but she’s changed. She’s aged to and is no longer a baby or a toddler. She is an elementary school-aged girl now, and she can speak and read with ease. Magic and Capshaw want to know what happened, but the Scarred Man and Omen have detected Jessie’s location and are moving in […]

Bloodshot Salvation #9 cover by Kenneth Rocafort

Bloodshot Salvation #9 Advance Review: The Good Boy to End All Good Boys

We are taken back to World War I on the British/German front. The British are getting slaughtered and can’t advance. A doctor arrives to the scene with a supposed solution; he has a kennel of technologically advanced dogs capable of recovering from any injury and incapable of feeling pain. Among them is none other than […]

harbinger wars 2 cover, Valiant Entertainment July 2018 Solicits

Search for Rome’s Lost Eagles in Valiant Entertainment’s July 2018 Solicits

Enter Britannia: Lost Eagles of Rome this July with creators Peter Milligan and Robert Gill. This comes through Valiant Entertainment along with their regular releases such as Ninja-K, X-O Manowar, an Archer and Armstrong collection, Shadowman, and Quantum and Woody. Full solicit details below. BRITANNIA: LOST EAGLES OF ROME #1 (of 4) Written by PETER MILLIGAN Art by ROBERT GILL Cover A by CARY NORD Cover B […]

Comic Book Wins and Losses April 11th, 2018: Sorting Out the New Series’

We’re going to start this installment with a bit of housekeeping for those who, for whatever reason, follow my exploits here on Bleeding Cool. For those not interested, which is completely understandable, you can just start at the list below. I’ve been working on getting into a schedule–practically since I started on here about 10 […]

Bloodshot Salvation #8 cover Kenneth Rocafort

Bloodshot Salvation #8 Review: A Decent Story Elevated by Incredible Artwork

Ninja-K watches over Magic while Bloodshot, Jessie, and Bloodhound try to survive the Deadside. After Ray and Hound fight off a horde of demons, Shadowman arrives and offers a solution to Bloodshot’s woes. Unfortunately, it involves meeting up with Baron Samedi. So, this issue of Bloodshot Salvation actually has art! That’s already a vast improvement […]

Valiant Entertainment June 2018 Solicits

Harbinger Wars II Rages on and X-O Manowar Joins the Fight: Valiant Entertainment June 2018 Solicits

Matt Kindt and Trevor Hairsine’s Harbinger Wars II sees X-O Manowar join the battle, and Daniel Kibblesmith and Derek Charm see Valiant High continue its semester. All of that, plus Shadowman, Ninja-K, and Bloodshot: Salvation. Valiant Entertainment is bringing these out this June. Details below. HARBINGER WARS 2 #2 (of 4) Written by MATT KINDT Art by TOMÁS GIORELLO Cover A by J.G. JONES Cover B by MICO […]


Ninjak vs the Valiant Universe #2 cover by Kevin Wada

Ninjak vs the Valiant Universe #2 Review: Way Better Than the Opening Issue

Ninjak (or Ninja-K) washes up on a river bank with his prize, and he makes his way to a nearby warehouse. Elsewhere, Livewire approaches the Eternal Warrior to plead that he won’t kill Ninjak. Unfortunately, Bloodshot is already closing in on Colin King. X-O Manowar isn’t too far behind. While the first issue of Ninjak […]

Bloodshot Salvation #7 cover by Jeff Lemire

Bloodshot Salvation #7: Graphic Novel Sans the Graphics

Bloodshot is blinded. The nanites are taking a long time to restore his vision. All he knows is that he is holding his daughter, and his dog, Hound, is nearby. If he is to survive and protect his daughter, he must advance and avoid danger with Hound leading the way. I’m going to cut to […]



Bloodshot Salvation #5 cover by Kenneth Rocafort

Bloodshot Salvation #5 Review: Paying Back the Father

In the near future, Magic is trying to find out if Ray is still alive through a bizarre medium ritual. In the present, Ray is being held by Magic’s Christian extremist father, and he is trying to torture the nanites out of Bloodshot’s system. At MI-6 headquarters, Ray and Magic’s daughter is looking to be […]

Bloodshot Salvation #4 Review: Decent but Cliched Tale of Two Brothers

We are given a history of the Scarred Man and his brother Danny. The two grew up on a farm with an abusive father who blames Danny for the death of his mother. The abuse continued to get worse and worse until Pete (the Scarred Man) comes up with a plan to make everything better […]

Bloodshot Salvation #3

Bloodshot Salvation #3 Review: An Action-Drama With Heart And Power

Bloodshot Salvation #3 from Valiant by Jeff Lemire, Lewis LaRosa, Mico Suayan, Diego Rodriguez, Brian Reber and Simon Bowland continues the story of Bloodshot and his family as things fall apart. Bloodshot’s partner, Magic, and their daughter Jessie have been on the run ever since his apparent death, and last issue found themselves face to […]

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 […]

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Valiant Reveals Promotional Items For Bloodshot Salvation #1

Valiant has been giving Bloodshot Salvation #1 the full court press ahead of its FOC date, which is just a few weeks away. We’ve already seen their roadmap for the series’ first year’s-worth of stories, and now, the publisher is showing off its full slate of promotional items heading to retailers.  Let’s take a look at […]

Jeff Lemire Revamps Rampage for ‘Bloodshot Salvation’ in September

Valiant is kicking off the last week of June with a series of teasers spotlighting the cast of Bloodshot Salvation #1 — the first issue of the new ongoing series from writer Jeff Lemire and artists Lewis LaRosa and Mico Suayan.  First up is none other than Rampage — a revamped version of Valiant’s big-bad […]