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That Time A Strange Naked Man Climbed Into Your Hotel Bed At Comic Con

HeroesCon is held in Charlotte, North Carolina every year. It’s most recent was only a couple of weeks ago, but it’s been running since 1982. 2011, an Australian comic book artist and illustrator was attending HeroesCon, her first American comic book convention. She woke in her hotel room at 2am, to find a male comic […]

Bitch Planet Athletic Wear Now Available In Sizes 3XS To 6XL

Jonathan Rich writes for BleedingCool. Announced at the Milkfed panel at HeroesCon, Frogmouth has licensed Bitch Planet for athletic wear, available in sizes from 3XS to 6XL, right now, based on the comic by Kelly Sue DeConnick and  from Image Comics. “We found a love connection in terms of getting the full-size spectrum of Bitch Planet merchandise,” DeConnick said during […]

Kelly Sue DeConnick, Writing For Wizard Of Oz NBC TV Show, Emerald City

Bleeding Cool reported earlier on the Milkfed panel at Heroes Con with the launch of their new website. But there was more to come. Jonathan Rich writes, Comic book writer Kelly Sue DeConnick had a TV announcement to make at HeroesCon, that she has worked on episodes of Emerald City, the upcoming fall NBC show based on Wizard […]

Bitch Planet Short Stories Coming, From Cheryl Lynn Eaton And Maria Fröhlich (UPDATE)

Bleeding Cool reported earlier on the Milkfed panel at Heroes Con, with the launch of their new website. But there was more to come. Jonathan Rich writes, During the packed Milkfed Criminal Masterminds panel, Kelly Sue DeConnick took the microphone to discuss the expanding worlds of her popular titles Bitch Planet and Pretty Deadly, as well as […]

Matt Fraction And Kelly Sue DeConnick Launch New Website, Milkfed.US (UPDATE)

Jonathan Rich writes for BleedingCool. Although there were some technical hurdles to overcome with the initial announcement, the Milkfed Criminal Masterminds comic company has launched a new website to allow fans to be in the know about new titles, developments, and works from the indie professionals publishing under their brand. Saturday afternoon at Heroes Con […]

Mike Grell Hits Heroes Con For The Hero Initiative

Mike Grell, writer and artist on such classic series as Green Arrow: Longbow Hunters, The Warlord and Jon Sable, will be attending this weekends Heroes Con in Charlotte, North Carolina (June 17th – 19th). He is at the show on behalf of the Hero Initiative and will be signing all weekend at their booth, #1022 […]

Jim Steranko And Mike Grell To Appear At Inkwell Awards

Eisner Hall of Fame award-winning creator Jim Steranko will be making an appearance at the 9th annual Inkwell Awards that will be presented June 17-19 at Heroes Con in Charlotte, NC. The Inkwell Awards recognizes one of the most underrated jobs in the industry, that of the inker. It does so with five different categories: […]

Cosplay All Over The World – Heroes Con And Beyond

FrostIron Hippy Hippy Shake by Fahr Sindram as Loki, with Tony Stark. Batman 72 by Francesco Francavilla gets cosplay already. Miss Thing, taken by Pat Loika at Heroes Con. He also gives us zombie stormtrooper. Even less chance of shooting things, I guess. Pat also gave us Hippolyta from Caitlin @ChanceChemistry… And her contest-winning Thanos. […]

Matt Fraction Talks Hawkeye, Arrested Development And Pizza Dog at Heroes Con

Hannah Means-Shannon writes for Bleeding Cool from Heroes Con On an otherwise fairly laid-back day at the opening of Heroes Con in Charlotte, North Carolina, Matt Fraction and Steve Lieber packed a large hall to talk about the alarmingly successful series Hawkeye. It’s rare for a panel at a con to be devoted to a […]

HeroesCon – Art For Art Auction’s Sake

Ann Harkey writes for Bleeding Cool; Known as the “preferred con of the pros”, HeroesCon in Charlotte, NC is a different kind of comic book experience. Let me preface this article by stating I have only been to a handful of conventions: DragonCon in Atlanta, Wizard World in Chicago, and random anime gatherings. I know […]

Steam Crow Gets Jesse Jamesd

 Jesse James writes for Bleeding Cool. We don’t actually post the articles, they just appear. We think he’s hacking the server. As most of you know or are finding out about me, I travel a lot of cons every year.  However, most tables look the same and most vendors sell the same product. Sometimes, […]

Lobo Creator Roger Slifer In Intensive Care After Hit-And-Run

Lobo co-creator, Roger Slifer, appears to have been the victim of a hit-and-run driver. Writer Flint Dille has posted (via Jim Salicrup); Okay, here’s what I know. We had originally thought of keeping this quiet, because Roger is a fairly private guy, but as word is out and time might be of the essence if […]

Daniel Way The Morning After The Night Before

This is Daniel Way this morning at Heroes Con in Charlotte. Last night, I am told by those present that he threw up in a potted plant. He’s feeling a lot better now. Even if he looks a little like that Deadpool poster…