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Very Sassy Batman Statue Leads DC Collectibles January 2018 Offerings

DC has revealed that a gorgeous and highly collectible Very Sassy Batman Statue from Batman: Black & White by John Romita Jr. will be released in January, 2018, via a press release today. Though the statue measures in at just 7.69 inches tall, when it comes to attitude, it towers above all others. Based on JRJr’s […]

Dark Days: The Forge Review- Mysteries I Didn’t Want Or Need Or Care About

Marvel’s big thing is throwing big-universe changing events on a yearly basis implying vast universal changes but often do not change everything in the way they actually end up changing things with their corporate initiatives that are afraid to maintain a status quo for more than a year that lead to run-on sentences like this. […]



Take A Look Inside Dark Days: The Forge

DC Comics is currently in the midst of a big editorial shake-up, dividing its comics publishing line into three kingdoms, each ruled by its own Executive Editor reporting to Editor-in-Chief Bob Harras. Pat McCallum heads up DC’s superhero publishing line, while Mark Doyle takes control of Vertigo and Young Animal, and Bobbie Chase oversees everything […]


John Romita Jr. Draws Daredevil, Spider-Man And Superman For The Secret Stash

On the latest episode of AMC’s series Comic Book Men, fan-favorite artist John Romita Jr. went into the shop and drew an original piece featuring the characters he is best known for… Spider-Man, Daredevil and Superman. In the piece, Spider-Man is wearing the logo of the comic shop which features the images of Jay (Jason […]

This Is What It Looks Like When Frank Miller Inks John Romita Jr

They’ve worked together before. But never like this. The mini-comic in Dark Knight III: The Master Race is not drawn by Geof Darrow as solicited. Turns out Geof never agreed to it. Instead it’s with artist John Romita Jr who worked with Frank Miller on Man Without Fear. But has Miller finishing John’s breakdowns. Which looks […]

NYCC ’15: John Romita Jr Draws Dark Knight III Story – Official

We told you that John Romita Jr would be off Superman. We told you it would be with Frank Miller, a Man Without Fear style prequel Batman book that would tie in with Dark Knight. And now at the Batman panel, it’s been announced as a 48 page one-shot prequel to The Dark Knight Returns, written by […]


That Mark Bagley/John Romita Jr Panel From Houston Awesome Comic Con (VIDEO)

Yesterday, Bleeding Cool ran an account of a panel at the Houston Awesome Comic Con, in which Mark Bagley and John Romita Jr talked about the lives and work. And how, twenty minutes in, it seemed to take a turn for the worse. Thankfully “90’s comic book nerd” filmed the whole thing. Feel free to […]

John Romita Jr Leaves Superman For An Exciting New Project…

Yesterday, I told you that Justice League 3001 artist Howard Porter was coming on to the Superman ongoing series. I thought, as a guest artist for an issue or two. Not true. He is the new ongoing artist for Superman, for now at least. But what of John Romita Jr? I understand, despite some scurrilous […]

‘Not Every Character’s An Italian’ – Dan DiDio To John Romita Jr

John Romita Jr told Newsarama about his approach to drawing Superman. The very first promotional sketch I ever did was so bad. I had changed the face a little bit — it wasn’t good enough — and interestingly enough, that first poor image got onto the internet. Yeah, uh, sorry about that John. And it didn’t […]


A Million Dollar Budget For Buying Original Comic Art

We get a lot of strange stories in here that are loosely tied to the comic industry. This one is rather unique. Spencer Beck, president of The Artists’ Choice has been an original art sales representative for 30 years with clients including Steve McNiven, George Perez, Mark Bagley, John Romita Jr, David Finch and Andy & […]


Gene Luen Yang To Write Superman With John Romita Jr – The End Of The New 52

It’s the end of the New 52. But it is not a reboot. It’s been a while since DC Comics actually published 52 monthly titles, every month. But as part of the mini-relaunch in June that Bleeding Cool promised, and ahead of today’s retailer meetings in Burbank, DC Comics is making it official and stating […]

Superman #38 Blowing Up On eBay As He Gets A New Power (SPOILER)

We all know Superman’s standard powers. Super strength, speed, hearing, vision , flight and heat vision. Some have been defined further, he’ll originally he couldn’t fly, now he has super chilled breath as well, when he wants. The films gave him the power to travel through time, to erase memory with a kiss and to […]

DC Comics’ New Costume For Superman – Revealed

This is how Superman currently looks in the New 52. We were told that Superman #38 will bring us a “new costume, new powers and new friends and enemies.” Though that cover is a little unclear. Well, the cover to Superman #39 gives away the farm. A farm designed by John Romita Jr. Look, he’s got built in fingerless gloves. […]

Brian Bolland, Art Adams, Max Brooks And More Now Coming To London Super Comic Con In March…

The London Super Comic Con has released a bunch more comic attendees at the show… oh look, Max Brooks, Garth Ennis, Kieron Gillen… you can see that Bleeding Cool’s publisher must be in attendance! The new names are Arthur Adams, Simone Bianchi, Brian Bolland, Max Brooks, Mark Buckingham, Joyce Chin, Garth Ennis, Kieron Gillen, Adi Granov, Tabitha Lyons, Ron Marz, Ireland Reid, Esad Ribic, David Roach, Laura Sindall, Rachel Stott, David Wachter […]