Flash Comics #86 and #92: The Rare and Elusive Black Canary

Flash Comics #86 and #92: The Rare and Elusive Black Canary

Let’s call this one the Canary Effect: Sometimes when researching the possible inspirations for comic book characters, the historical connections can be complicated and hard to decipher. Like chasing down the butterfly whose flapping wings eventually lead to something greater, and trying to make sense of it.  Other times, even the smallest inspiration can be […]

The Flash Races to Our Shelves with New Sideshow Collectibles Statue 

The Flash is still a major character inside DC Comics. From his roles in the Justice League to his Rogues and even to his trials of racing against the Speed Force beings. Barry has always played a major role in the majority of DC Comic events also. Sideshow Collectibles shows off their love for the […]

Flash #77

The Amazon is Burning in This EXCLUSIVE Flash #77 Preview

Flash #77 is in stores from DC Comics next week, by the creative team of writer Joshua Williamson and artists Rafa Sandoval, Jordi Tarragona, and Scott Kolins. Later today, or maybe this weekend, or maybe early next week, DC Comics will hand an EX-X-XCLUSIVE preview of this comic to one of their compliant media partners, part of […]

Diamond Select is Bringing a TON of Exclusives to SDCC This Year

Diamond Select is Bringing a TON of Exclusives to SDCC This Year

Diamond Select will have so many SDCC exclusives at this years show it will make your head spin. Ghostbusters figures, Marvel Gallery statues and busts, a Harley Quinn statue, Vinimates galore, Pacific Rim and Muppets figures, Star Trek ships, Star Wars Gentle Giant busts, and so much more. This may be the most exclusives DST […]

The Flash, Green Lantern, and the Art of the Vintage Reboot

The Flash, Green Lantern, and the Art of the Vintage Reboot

A tale of the Multiverse: it’s pretty impossible to remember this in the era of always-on superhero content, but there was once a world where major superheroes vanished without a trace. No warning, no explanation, you just went to the newsstand one week and instead of a new issue of The Flash or Green Lantern, there […]

DC Comics to Kill Off The Speed Force

DC Comics to Kill Off The Speed Force in Death of the Speed Force

Shocking character deaths are a tried-and-true method of boosting sales and making comic books feel “important,” but what if the industry has used this trick too much and nobody cares anymore? We know, it’s an outrageous and unlikely suggestion… but what if it’s true? If so, that would leave some innovative company to find a […]


Crisis Management: Supergirl ‘Elseworlds, Part 3’ (Bleeding Cool’s Arrowverse Live-Blog!)

With the CW‘s Arrowverse‘s “Elseworlds” reaching its crescendo (The Flash  “Elseworlds, Part 1” aired Sunday, December 9 and Arrow “Elseworlds, Part 2” aired Monday, December 10; with Supergirl “Elseworlds, Part 3” wrapping up the crossover event on Tuesday, December 11), the fine folks here at Bleeding Cool are here to help you navigate your way through the three-night crossover event. That’s right! Its’… […]

1990’s The Flash: A Look Back Through the Speed Force (Arrowverse “Elseworlds”)

The camera moves across a battlefield during the opening moments of theArrowverse “Elseworlds” crossover episode of The Flash. There are bodies littering the blasted landscape, with one crimson clad figure struggling to face his adversary. He looks like Barry Allen’s dad, but the costume he’s wearing is distinctive in its red and gold motif. It’s […]

Arrowverse “Elseworlds” Event: CW Releases Official Flash, Arrow, Supergirl Synopses

With the Arrowverse‘s three-night “Elseworlds” crossover event less than two weeks away (The Flash “Elseworlds, Part 1” airs Sunday, December 9; Arrow “Elseworlds, Part 2,” airs Monday, December 10; and Supergirl “Elseworlds, Part 3,” airs Tuesday, December 11), the CW released an official synopsis for all three chapters of the story. If you’re reading this then […]

The Flash | The Death Of Vibe Trailer | The CW

The Flash Season 5, Episode 3 Preview: “The Death of Vibe”

The Flash this week will air an episode titled “The Death of Vibe”, but they wouldn’t really do that would they? After looking at this preview for this week’s episode, I think for sure that all of that is a red herring. It is probably a glimpse of something that COULD happen, and Barry has […]

Funko NYCC DC First Apperance Wonder Woman

Funko NYCC Reveals Wave 1: DC Comics!

Funko has begun revealing their exclusives for NYCC 2018. While not as many as SDCC, this is the second-biggest show of the year for them as far as exclusives go, and they will be spending the week showing off what fans and collectors can get at the show. Remember: you have to enter the Funko […]

Top and Bottom 5 Comics of August 22nd, 2018: This Week Wasn’t That Bad

We’re back again folks! We’re counting down the Top and Bottom 5 Comics of last week. Bear in mind that not all of these have gotten reviews from me yet. Today is also Josh’s Unofficial Big, Fat Catch-Up Day. Anyway, check out the best and worst of the week below. Best 1. West Coast Avengers […]

The Flash #53 cover by Dan Mora

The Flash #53 Review: Strength vs. Speed

The Flash and Commander Cold have just been laid out by the Trickster… yes, that Trickster. The Strength Force possesses Axel, and he is now among the strongest beings on Earth as a result. Barry and Cold soon find Axel once again, and the rogue now tears through the streets of Central City. Barry and […]