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Six New Transformers Revealed by Hasbro for FanExpo 2019

Transformers are inbound and headed to Earth very soon! Hasbro has revealed new details on some of its up and coming Transformers set for FanExpo. Looks like we have six new transformers to add to our continued battle for Earth. The first announcement we have is two Generation Selects Transformers. First up we have Nightbird as seen […]

FAN EXPO Dallas Memorializes Peter Mayhew with Panel and Guest Table

Peter Mayhew Memorial Panel, Guest Table from FAN EXPO Dallas

With the recent news of Peter Mayhew‘s passing, fans worldwide were left in shock and mourning for the Star Wars actor. This May the 4th weekend, Peter had been scheduled to appear at FAN EXPO Dallas as one of the celebrity guests. Show producers had to quickly decide how to handle the loss and give […]

Valiant Adds 8 New Stops To Their 2016 Convention Tour

Valiant has been hitting the convention circuit pretty hard this year and their not slowing down. The publisher has just added eight new stops to their tour starting with the Fan Expo Canada on September 1st. Check out the list below and see if they’re coming to a convention near you. Thursday, September 1st – […]

Stephen Amell Talks Casey Jones And The Flash / Arrow Spinoff

Though a lot of folks were focused on Wondercon this weekend, there was also the Fan Expo in Vancouver going on and one of the guests was Arrow’s Stephen Amell. The actor was of course asked about his being cast as Casey Jones for the upcoming Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 to which he said […]

Fan Expo Acquires MegaCon

I am told to expect official news about this in the next week or so. But the word is out. The Canadian comic book convention company Fan Expo has added MegaCon to its list of shows. Fan Expo, owned by Informa Canada, also recently bought Dallas Comic Con, and this seems a continuation of that […]

DC Entertainment: All Access 101 At Fan Expo Canada

Diana McCallum writes for Bleeding Cool from Fan Expo The first DC panel of the weekend at Fan Expo was “DC Entertainment: All Access 101”, hosted by Larry Ganem from DC Entertainment. It seemed like “All Access” meant “feel free to ask anything – but the answer will probably be No Comment.” The panel started […]

Things To Do In Toronto In August If You Like Comics

Diana McCallum writes for Bleeding Cool: Saturday, August 23rd Ladies Night Returns at the Comic Book Lounge and Gallery on August 23rd, 2014 from 8pm to midnight. This is “Toronto’s premiere event exclusively for female fandom” and gives girls the chance to network, browse shelves and talk comics in a safe and supportive environment. The […]

Face Eating Zombies, Bath Salts And Max Brooks

Zombies aren’t just an American phenomenon. Two young ladies, Alisse Lee Goldenberg and An Tran, have put together what they call “An epic Canadian zombie novel told entirely through diary entries.” That is their new book Bath Salts: A Zombie Novel. And these two seem obsessed with Zombies, take a look at their facebook page and you […]

Todd McFarlane, Marc Andreyko And Becky Cloonan News Coming Out Of Fan Expo

Scott Mills checks in after the recent Fan Expo Canada, with some more comics creator news he picked up… Becky Cloonan’s next project is a written and drawn original graphic novel. Todd McFarlane said he is in talks with Marc Andreyko to bring back Sam And Twitch as a series and possibly collect Andreyko’s previous […]

Jeff Lemire, Isabelle Arsenault And All The 2013 Joe Shuster Award Winners

On Saturday at the Fan Expo Canada in Toronto, the 9th Annual Joe Shuster Awards were presented. The awards focus on Canadian Comic Creators and with awards including: Outstanding Cartoonist, Artist, Writer, Colourist, Cover Artist and Publisher. As for the name of the awards: “They are named after pioneering Canadian-born artist Joe Shuster (1914-1992), whose clear, dynamic […]

Informa Bought Fan Expo Canada During The Summer

In a letter handed out to vendors at Fan Expo Canada, it’s been revealed that the show has been bought by show organisers Informa from Hobby Star. And that the deal occured over the summer, though the original organisers CEO of Hobby Star Aman Gupta and President Steve Menzle have continued to run the show, […]

The New Wordburglar Video, Filmed At Fan Expo Canada, Celebrates My Comic Book Collection

[youtube][/youtube] At Bleeding Cool we rather enjoy the hip hop geek chic stylings of Wordburglar and previously featured his shot-in-a-comic-store Rhyme O’Clock. Indeed just the morning I had the “haters gotta hate but it’s really unwarranted” rhyme knocking around my head. Well now they have a new video for Drawing With Words from his third […]

Justice League Dark To Get A Princess Of Gemworld

Diana McCallum writes for Bleeding Cool from Fan Expo Canada. From Friday’s DC Access All Areas panel Was kind of a thin panel, they didn’t discuss any major titles except for Flash. Only stuff worth noting was: Animal Man 13-17 is going to include a lot of the DC major players (especially Hawkman). Beast Boy, […]