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Chip Zdarsky and Jason Loo Bring 5-Issue "Afterlift" to ComiXology Originals

Chip Zdarsky and Jason Loo Bring 5-Issue “Afterlift” to ComiXology Originals

At the ComiXology event at San Diego Comic-Con Wednesday, the digital comics publisher announced another original series, this one from writer Chip Zdarsky and artist Jason Loo, along with Paris Alleyne, Aditya Bidikar, and Allison O’Toole. Called Afterlift, the book is described as about “a ride share from hell.” Bleeding Cool Editor-in-Chief Kaitlyn Booth is […]

Now Spider-Man: Life Story is an Unauthorised Sequel to Watchmen

Now Spider-Man: Life Story #3 is an Unauthorised Sequel to Watchmen (Spoilers)

DC Comics are publishing one unauthorised sequel to Watchmen in Doomsday Clock by Geoff Johns and Gary Frank. Dynamite is publishing one with Peter Cannon: Thunderbolt by Kieron Gillen and Caspar Wijngaard. Heavy Metal is publishing one in Soft Wood, Watchmensch by me, Simon Rohrmuller and John Higgins. Out in a couple of weeks, apparently. […]

Mark Bagley and Chip Zdarsky Launch a Mini-Series Where Spider-Man Ages in Real Time

Giving us a glimpse of a world where Marvel’s storytelling didn’t play second-fiddle to Disney’s desire to keep its valuable intellectual property in pristine condition, Marvel announced plans to launch a new mini-series featuring Spider-Man from the creative team of Chip Zdarsky and Mark Bagley. Spider-Man: Life Story is a six-issue mini that launches in […]

Zdarsky and Checchetto Reveal First Details of Daredevil Relaunch

It may be all over for Marvel’s Daredevil Netflix show, but when it comes to the Man Without Fear’s comic book future, despite the ominous tone of the title of the current Death of Daredevil storyline, there’s more to come. Next year, Chip Zdarsky and Marco Checchetto will relaunch Daredevil (as Bleeding Cool predicted – […]


Marvel Two-in-One #8 cover by Jay Anacleto and Romulo Fajardo Jr.

Marvel Two-in-One #8 Review: The Pain Catches Up

The Thing and the Human Torch are stranded on another world where Captain America and Iron Man’s Civil War destroyed everything. They’ve hidden away in a small town, and the Spider, a maddened version of the Amazing Spider-Man, is searching all over the country for them. Johnny is taking care of their new house, and […]

Sex Criminals #25 cover by Chip Zdarsky

Sex Criminals #25 Review: Great Dialogue and Endearing Characters

The house belonging to Suzanne’s mother has burned down. The two women must now take refuge in a hotel. Meanwhile, Jon and the others who share his abilities have sensed that something has happened to Suzanne and worry that Badal may be after her. They gather a search party to find Suzanne and, hopefully, protect […]

Marvel Two-in-One #7 cover by Nick Bradshaw

Marvel Two-in-One #7 Review: Strong Story, Weak Art

The Thing, Human Torch, Victor von Doom, and Rachna land on a world torn apart by the Civil War between Captain America and Iron Man. Here, they continue their search for Mr. Fantastic, Invisible Woman, Franklin, and Valeria. Instead, they encounter the new power on this world, the Spider and Doctor Strange. They capture the […]

Top and Bottom 5 Comics for June 13th, 2018: Hawkman Lives

We’v reached the end of another week, and it’s time to take stock! That means it’s time for the Top and Bottom 5 comics of June 13th, 2018. What will win? What will lose? What will get people mad at me? Let’s find out together! Winners 1. Hawkman #1 Hawkman #1 finally came out this week– […]

Marvel Two-in-One Annual #1 cover by Chip Zdarsky

Marvel Two-in-One Annual #1 Review: Journey to the Center of Doom

The Infamous Iron Man, aka Victor von Doom, and the Thing arrive on another Earth while Doom ruminates on his childhood. On this world, the two find a dead Reed Richards and a triumphant Doctor Doom. Before long, our Doom comes into conflict with this Doom, and, before the conflict goes too far, our Victor […]

Marvel Two-in-One #6 cover by Jim Cheung and Frank Martin

Marvel Two-in-One #6 Review: A Smart Fantastic Four Epic

Our Thing, Human Torch, and Victor von Doom with the Sue Storm and Reed Richards of this other Earth have put together their last and best defense against the approaching Doom/Galactus hybrid of this world. He has consumed the rest of the universe, and this Earth is the last item on the menu. Can what’s […]


‘Death’ Artist Chris Bachalo Draws Sandman for Marvel in August

In August, DC Comics will launch its new Sandman Universe imprint, starting with Sandman Universe #1. But that’s not the only Sandman we’ll be seeing that month. Artist Chris Bachalo, who worked with Neil Gaiman on the mini-series Death: The High Cost of Living and Death: The Time of Your Life will be drawing another […]

Comic Book Wins and Losses, Week of May 2nd, 2018: We’re Back, Baby

Apologies for the belated return and the lack of an entry last week, but Comic Book Wins and Losses is back! I’m still struggling to hold me to my own column schedule. Anyway, let’s get started! What books took off this past week? What crashed? Read below to find the answers! Win: Action Comics Special […]

Sex Criminals #24 cover by Chip Zdarsky

Sex Criminals #24 Review: Obscene Excel Spreadsheets and Collapsing Relationships

Suzanne gets in touch with an old flame while trying to parcel out her father’s finances. Another couple begins to work their problems out together. Jon begins torpedoing his relationships left, right, and center. Jazmine/Ana is invited out to a roller rink by one of her old partners. Sex Criminals left me enthralled once more […]

Sex Criminals #23 cover by Chip Zdarsky

Sex Criminals #23 Review: I Don’t Know What I Expected

We join Sex Criminals with a man entering an orgy before backing out. It’s followed by a dissatisfied wife, a man who almost misses an appointment with a woman and a bus accident, a man who pleasures himself with a high-tech machine, and, finally, young woman who works at a library. She returns home to […]


Marvel Two-in-One #5 cover by Nick Bradshaw and Morry Hollowell

Marvel Two-in-One #5 Review: The Series Just Continues to Get Better

The Thing takes issue with the Mr. Fantastic of the alternate Earth. Before things go too far, Invisible Woman, head of S.H.I.E.L.D on this Earth, arrives on the scene, and we get a Fantastic Four reunion of sorts. It may be cut short, as the hybrid Doctor Doom/Galactus is on his way back to Earth […]

Marvel Two-in-One #4 cover by Nick Bradshaw and Morry Hollowell

Marvel Two-in-One #4 Review: The Series Hits Its Stride

The Thing, the Human Torch, and Dr. Rachna Koul begin their mutliversal expedition to locate the rest of the Fantastic Four. They arrive on a world very much like their own, but they are soon attacked by She-Hulk and Wolverine in SHIELD-branded uniforms. What is different here? Why are their friends trying to kill them? […]

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Chip Zdarsky Goes Marvel Exclusive

Chip Zdarsky has signed an EXCLUSSSIVE agreement with Marvel, a press release EXCLUSSSIVELY revealed today. According to that press release, Zdarsky “will continue to bring his distinctive storytelling and ideas to Marvel” under the new agreement, which includes two new annuals in June. Zdarsky’s talent is so great, the signing so EXCLUSSSIVELY monumental, that Marvel devoted […]