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Marvel Shocker: Kevin Feige Takes Over Comics as New Chief Creative Officer

In a shocking move that could represent the biggest regime change at Marvel Comics in recent memory, Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige has been promoted to Chief Creative Officer for Marvel, overseeing not only movies, television, and other media, but publishing as well. Joe Quesada previously held the role of Chief Creative Officer, and both […]

Donny Cates Doesn't Think Marvel Will Stop Publishing Spider-Man Comics Over Sony Spat

Donny Cates Doesn’t Think Marvel Will Stop Publishing Spider-Man Comics Over Sony Spat

Global entertainment superstar Donny Cates had a reassuring message for Marvel fans concerned about the future of Spider-Man after yesterday’s news that a schism between Disney and Sony has shattered the alliance that led to Spider-Man’s inclusion in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. According to Cates, Marvel won’t stop publishing Spider-Man comics any time soon, despite […]

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Armie Hammer Calls Out Marvel Chairman Ike Perlmutter for Trump Support

Bleeding Cool has long-documented the strange adventures of Marvel Entertainment Chairman Ike Perlmutter, from his elusive avoidance of the public eye (until recently) to his feud with Fox over the movie rights to Fantastic Four and X-Men that caused both properties to be downplayed in comics to his falling out with Kevin Feige over the […]


U.S. Treasury Secretary Denies He Sold Wonder Woman Production Company to Russian Oligarch

The worlds of comic books and international politics continue to collide thanks to a dispute between the U.S. Department of Treasury and Congressional Democrats over the sale of stock in RatPac-Dune, one of the Hollywood production companies behind such films as Wonder Woman, Suicide Squad, Batman v. Superman, and X-Men: The Last Stand. Democrats including […]

Malekith to Exploit Trump Shutdown in War of the Realms Avengers Tie-In?

This April, Malekith will take his war to conquer the realms to the pages of Avengers for a tie-in starting with Avengers #13. War of the Realms is set to be Marvel’s biggest-ever super-mega-crossover event, but it’s coming at a time when the country is in crisis, amidst the longest government shutdown of all time. […]

Now Everything You Know About… Okay, These Marvel Teasers Are Getting Ridiculous

Following up on plans to rewrite the history of the origin of the Fantastic Four, rewrite the history of Spider-Man No More, and rewrite the history of The Avengers finding Captain America in the ice, Marvel has predictably released yet another teaser for their “Marvel History Is Destroyed” event coming in March 2019. This teaser […]

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U.S. Government to Investigate Marvel Chairman Ike Perlmutter’s VA Involvement

The U.S. Government Accountability Office, an agency of the federal government tasked with conducting investigations on behalf of Congress, will investigate whether Marvel Entertainment Chairman Ike Perlmutter is secretly running the Department of Veterans Affairs along with other wealthy members of President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort. The agency’s investigation, which will not start until 2019, […]

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Trump Administration Sued Over Refusal to Release Records Regarding Marvel’s Ike Perlmutter’s Involvement With Veteran Affairs

The Military Times reports that officials at the US Government department for Veterans Affairs are declining to give members of Congress documents related to accusations that outside businessmen are unduly influencing department policy, citing legal ongoing disputes over the issue. Those businessmen include Ike Perlmutter, Chair of Marvel Comics, major donor and close friend of Donald […]

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Senators Elizabeth Warren and Brian Schatz Demand Investigation Into Marvel’s Ike Perlmutter, “Mar-a-Lago Cronies” Over VA Influence

Bleeding Cool has long been chronicling Marvel Chairman Ike Perlmutter’s involvement in the presidential administration of his friend, Donald Trump. Ike and Laura Perlmutter have donated millions to Trump’s campaigns, with Laura Perlmutter serving on Trump’s inauguration committee and Ike Perlmutter serving as an unofficial advisor on the subject of veterans’ healthcare. The Perlmutters were […]

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US Senators Accuse Ike Perlmutter Associate of Inappropriate Influence

The drama at the Department of Veteran’s Affairs involving Marvel Chairman Ike Perlmutter continues to heat up. A letter signed by 11 members of Congress has called out Perlmutter’s Mar-a-Lago associate, Dr. Bruce Moscowitz, for wielding inappropriate influence at the VA in connection with a planned electronic record system modernization program. Ike Perlmutter and Dr. Bruce […]

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Marvel’s Ike Perlmutter Pumps the Brakes on Trump’s VA Medical Record Reform

He may finally be allowing Marvel to publish a Fantastic Four comic, but billionaire and Marvel Chairman Ike Perlmutter has found another much-desired project for which he can become a major obstacle. Perlmutter serves as an advisor to President Donald Trump on matters of veterans’ healthcare and donated millions to Trump during and after the election. […]

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Does Disney’s Purchase of Fox Guarantee Four More Years of Donald Trump?

When Disney announced the purchase of most of the assets of 20th Century Fox last December, most people were focused on what it meant for movie franchises like the X-Men and the Fantastic Four, but Bleeding Cool was and remains always clever and click-hungry enough to ask the question… For besides the obvious connections like […]