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3 Classic Comic Book Ad Pages from the Howard the Duck #1 Facsimile Edition

3 Classic Comic Book Ad Pages from the Howard the Duck #1 Facsimile Edition

This week, Marvel will release a facsimile edition of Howard the Duck #1, reprinting the comic exactly as it appeared back in 1976. That means everything is the same, including the advertisements. And while Howard the Duck #1 is a fine comic by Steve Gerber and Frank Brunner, we can’t help but be a little […]


Marvel to Reprint 1976’s Howard the Duck #1, with Ads and All

Earlier this month, we learned that Marvel plans to publish a facsimile edition of Star Wars #50, a comic from 1981, featuring not only the original pages as they appeared back then, but all of the advertisements as well, which is probably the best part. It’s unknown how they’ll deal with all the defunct comic […]

Kevin Smith Asked Lea Thompson to be in ‘Howard The Duck’ at Hulu

We’re still semi-reeling from the announcement that Kevin Smith is heading an animated series at Hulu based on Marvel Comics character Howard The Duck. That news alone was enough to whet our appetite for one of the more misunderstood characters at Marvel’s disposal. Often the butt of jokes of perhaps the worst film adaptation (for a long […]

Kevin F**king Smith Making ‘Howard the F**king Duck’ Show for Hulu

This is one of those magical stories we never thought we’d be writing, but it appears that Kevin Smith is developing a tv series for Hulu based on Marvel Comics character Howard the Duck. During Hulu’s TCA (Television Critics Association) Winter Press Tour panel today, it was discovered by Variety that a slew of four Marvel-based […]

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Brian Michael Bendis’s List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion. Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman […]

LEGO Brings Exclusive Duckpool Minifigure To SDCC ’17

Exclusives are the name of the game over at San Diego Comic-Con, and LEGO has a special one at their booth for this year’s show. Duckpool, or Deadpool Duck, the combination of Deadpool and Howard the Duck from a recent miniseries, is a brand new exclusive minifig available at SDCC 2017. Alonmgside a Brickheads two […]

A Few Cosplay Photos From Comic Con Revolution

I spent Saturday at a brand new convention in Ontario, CA called Comic Con Revolution. I had plans to take a trip around the convention center or two and take photos of cosplayers whenever there was a lull in traffic at my booth. There wasn’t one. Seriously, there was a steady flow of traffic from […]

Yes, Dan DiDio Has Turned Top Cat Into Howard The Duck – And He Knows It

We ran a piece yesterday looking at the DC Comics reinvention of Top Cat by DC co-publisher Dan DiDio and Phil Winslade. In which a Top Cat and Benny The Ball from a fully cat-anthropomorphic world escape into the DC Universe and bump into Batman. I read comments that this was very familiar territory, to […]


Marvel Contest Of Champions Celebrates 2 Years With Parody Short

Marvel’s Contest of Champions mobile game is having their two year anniversary and to celebrate they have put together this animated short featuring a mock talk show hosted by the Collector himself. It’s a silly little video that shows off the games features, characters and has a lot of inside jokes for the folks who […]

Howard The Duck Comes To Contest Of Champions

Marvel’s Contest of Champions mobile game has kicked off their new holiday event with two new heroes being introduced to the contest. Hyperion, the fist member of the Squadron Supreme to be added is part of the new event and a playable character you can get earn in the arenas. The second character is a […]

Improbable Previews: Deadpool The Duck #1

Every so often, comic book publishers send out previews of upcoming comics without any of the lettering finished. The result, while pretty to look at, leaves readers wondering just what the hell is going on in those pages. Well, wonder no more. Here at Bleeding Cool, we have combined decades of experience in reading comic […]



Why Did Funko Announce A Specialty Series On Top Of Everything Else?

This week Funko announced an upcoming “Specialty Series” of POP! Vinyls that will be exclusively released POP!s everywhere! Grocery stores, gas stations, bookstores, you name it. So is Funko trying to reel the trend back? After all, there are stores that have exclusive POP!’s already. Hot Topic is one of them. So what makes the Specialty Series […]

Mark Waid Restores Steve Gerber’s Origin For Howard The Duck To The Marvel Universe

Cap Blackard of The Nerdy Show writes for Bleeding Cool, If you’ve seen the much maligned Howard the Duck film or read any Howard the Duck stories published since 1979, you’re probably familiar with the concept of Duckworld. You know, an alternate Earth where everyone is ducks and everything is duck-themed: Ducktor Strange, Bloomingducks, etc, […]