DC Launches a Two-Month Gap in Their Comics in 2020 - A Kind of Convergence II

DC Launches Two-Month Comics Gap in 2020 – A Kind of Convergence II

You know how we said that, numerically, we might be getting a Batman #100 in August? Well, make that September. Bleeding Cool heard at MCM London Comic Con from rather well-connected folk that DC Comics may be doing something similar to Convergence. You may recall you heard about that at Bleeding Cool first too when […]

Frank Cho's Latest Topless, Exploitative, Sketch Cover

You know that Frank Cho's sketch covers that he'll be selling at Baltimore Comic Con have been going for north of $800? Well he's taken it too far this time. Nudity and extreme violence are just the kind of thing to get folks riled… Outrage!  

SDCC '15: Three DC Series Spinning Out Of Convergence #DCOctober

That's the thing about doing San Diego Comic Con, you miss the exclusives that PR give to other sites… such as IGN getting the nod over three new series spinning out of Convergence Superman: Lois and Clark Written by Dan Jurgens | Art by Lee Weeks | On-sale October 14 Following the epic events of […]

Exactly How The Convergence Comics Will Be Collected, Come October

This is how the DC Comics Convergence titles will be collected come October, as one month collects two entire months of the DCU… Is this part of DC's Big October? CONVERGENCE HC Written by JEFF KING, SCOTT LOBDELL and DAN JURGENS Art by ETHAN VAN SCIVER, CARLO PAGULAYAN, STEPHEN SEGOVIA, ANDY KUBERT, AARON LOPRESTI and […]

Now It's Time For DC Comics To Pay Scott Shaw For Captain Carrot…

Discussing the appearances of Captain Carrot and the Zoo Crew in recent DC Comics titles, including yesterday's Justice League United preview, co-creator of the character Scott Shaw was asked on Facebook, Andrew Rubio: Scott, have you or Roy received any compensation for the Captain's recent appearances (Multiversity and Convergence tie-ins)? Scott Shaw: Not a cent. […]

What Does Today Mean For Superman And Wonder Woman? Or Lois Lane?

I first mentioned that Superman and Wonder Woman would become a couple in the DC Universe for real, back in May 2011. A year and a bit later, it came to pass. In the New 52 of the DC Universe, Clark and Lois were never a couple. And recently, DC Comics did this to drive […]

A Comic Show: The 1st Rule Of Fight Club 2 Is Read Fight Club 2

[youtube][/youtube] Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom, read Fight Club 2! It's by Fight Club the novel's writer, Chuck Palahniuk! It's not a milk the franchise type of sequel. The original creator has more to say with these characters years later in their lives, and he's choosing to say […]

A Look Inside Convergence Plastic Man and The Freedom Fighters #2

Here we have a look inside Convergence: Plastic Man and the Freedom Fighters #2 by Simon Oliver and John McCrea. Enemies become allies as the Nazi run New York City is attacked by robot superheroes from Futures End. Plus the issue includes a sneak peek at Harley Quinn by Amanda Conner, Jimmy Palmiotti and Chad […]

When Did Oracle Get So Chatty Anyway?

This is Oracle, the new cosmic one, as created by Scott Lobdell and appearing in Superman… Silent, mysterious, taciturn, unspeaking. Kind of his thing. And this is the Oracle as appearing in this last week's issue of Convergence. Blimey, when did he get so chatty? He can rest but he still keeps wittering on… I […]

The Old DC Comics Characters Will Survive The Convergence

Bleeding Cool recently reported that the many different worlds collected on the Battleworld world of the Convergence would be seen again after the event, despite original plans for them not to. Well, at the DC All Access panel at Denver Comic Con, Convergence writer Jeff King stated that the after the Convergence "Every character will now be […]

36 Thoughts About 35 Of Today's Comics – From Trees To Lumberjanes

Lumberjanes #14 goes the full Frozen! But Winterworld Frozen Fleet #1 asks the questions no one else will. Especially in such icey climes. Look, Starlord, Kitty Pryde has already said yes. Right now you're just sounding needy, constantly craving this kind of assurance. Stop asking, or maybe you'll get a "no" out of pure frustration […]

Is That *Really* Telos That Superman Is Talking About In Today's Convergence?

In today's Convergence: Flash we meet the Tangent Superman and the Pre-Crisis Flash as they square off. But Superman and Flash begin to ask certain questions about Telos, the being who has imprisoned them in the domes… Are they talking about the writer? The editor? The publisher? Or the readers? It can't be Telos… He can't even […]

A Comic Show – Secret Wars Battleworld Roadtrip!

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom, this week was one of those where I feel privileged to sell comics for a living. I felt like a kid again just reading comics all morning for fun, but now I get to talk about it with other fans instead of just […]

Ch-Ch-Changes – Convergences And Sensational Covers

Looking at a few changes 'twixt solicitation and publication in comics… Convergence: New Teen Titans #2, intended to include a bonus We Are Robin story by Lee Bermejo and Rob Haynes, instead it's a Robin, Son Of Batman story by Patrick Gleason. Convergence: Wonder Woman #2 intended to include a bonus Secret Six story drawn by Ken Lashley and Dale Eaglesham […]

Bleeding Cool Bestseller List – 17th May 2015 – It's No Secret

This is the Top Ten Bleeding Cool Bestseller List, as compiled by a number of comic stores from their sales on Wednesday and Thursday. It measures what are known as the "Wednesday Warriors", those who can't wait to the weekend to get this week's comics. We salute you, and the keenness you bring to your […]