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City University of London Launches Refugee Comics Course for MA Degree

City University of London Launches Refugee Comics Course for MA Degree

The City University of London is launching a new module for their English Master Of Arts degree, which will allow students to make more choices by looking at refugee comics as well as traditional texts and novels. The Image and Text module which is led by Dr Dominic Davies, Lecturer in English, will focus on […]


Whizzing Through Extinction Rebellion London

Cycling Through Extinction Rebellion on a Morning in London (VIDEO)

As mentioned yesterday, Jamie Hewlett‘s icons and designs for the Extinction Rebellion protest, happening in London this week as well as many other locations around the world, went up on the side of the Houses of Parliament last night. This morning it was a little light for that, but I cycled through the closed-off streets […]

Jamie Hewlett Creates New Work For Protest Group Extinction Rebellion

Jamie Hewlett Creates New Work For Protest Group Extinction Rebellion

Tomorrow, Bleeding Cool hopes to report live from the Extinction Rebellion protests happening in London again. I did my bit by not flying to New York Comic Con. Also I cycle everywhere now, eat less meat, shop local and I reused a TARDIS, rather than let it be sent to the landfill. But Jamie Hewlett […]

Things to Do in London If You Like Comics, October 2019

Things to Do in London If You Like Comics, October 2019

Things to do in London in October 2019… if you like comics, of course. Exhibitions followed by events… let us know if we missed any. Exhibitions: In Focus: Arts Foundation Futures Award, October 18th to December 1st. Esther McManus, Danny Noble, Zara Slattery and Jess Taylor have been selected from a longlist of nominated comics […]



FrightFest Releases Details for August Horror Fest in London

Arrow Video is starting to roll out the details on this year’s FrightFest in London, which will be based at the Cineworld and Prince Charles Cinemas on Leicester Square. You can find that in London’s West End, or just fire off a Bleeding Cool Geek Emergency Flair and our own Rich Johnston will come and […]

When London Wembley Made BTS Cry by Singing 'Young Forever'

BTS – When London Wembley Made Them Cry, Singing ‘Young Forever’

Last night at London’s Wembley stadium in front of a 60-90,000 strong audience, the Korean pop band BTS played their second of two nights. It was part of their World Tour, before going on later this week to play France. As a special surprise for my eldest daughter Eve, after some particularly strong school reports […]



Things to Do in London If You Like Comics - May 2019

Things to Do in London If You Like Comics – May 2019

Things to do in London in May 2019… if you like comics, of course. Exhibitions followed by events… let us know if we missed any. May brings both Free Comic Book Day at the beginning of the month and MCM Londo Comic Con towards the end… what a great time to like comics, comic culture […]

Obsession | FINAL Killing Eve Trailer | April 7 at 8pm on BBC America

‘Killing Eve’ Season 2: Villanelle Does Uma Thurman Proud in Final Trailer

We’re less than two weeks away from BBC America and AMC’s Killing Eve making its April 7th return, viewers are getting a final trailer for Phoebe Waller-Bridge‘s award-winning ratings juggernaut’s second season – this one putting the focus back on lead players: Villanelle (Jodie Comer) and Eve (Sandra Oh).  In the following clip, we get Villanelle forced […]

‘Shazam!’ Funfair to Open on London’s South Bank

This is one of those movie spinoff things that I wasn’t expecting. Because as a family, we love to take the kids to London’s South Bank. We do a thing, play on the wooden slats playground, walk up the South Bank, maybe pop into the Royal Festival Hall to see what’s going on, then wander […]

When is a ‘Captain Marvel’ World Premiere Not a World Premiere?

Marvel Comics will be streaming live from the Captain Marvel World Premiere red carpet in Hollywood tomorrow, March 4th. Marvel insider subscribers could even win tickets to the event! Except – hang on – we’ve already had a Captain Marvel World Premiere. In London, last week. Oh hang on, there was a big difference between the […]

From The Rumor Mill: Watch Dogs 3 Will Be In London

If you believe the latest rumors, it seems as if Ubisoft are not only working on Watch Dogs 3, but the city location will take them internationally. FireDen claims to have a leak about the next game, along with a few others, claiming that the next entry int he series will be set in London, […]

Building a New Cartoon Museum Beneath the Streets of London’s West End

If you look on Google Maps on Wells Street in London’s West End, you’ll see the Cartoon Museum listed. A jewel in the crown of the comic art scene, with amazing collections that often see visitors jaws drop. Bleeding Cool has happily covered their events over the years and look forward to doing so in […]

Luther Series 5 Premiere: U.K.’s Most Watched New Year’s Day Program

London finally has one of its greatest protectors back, taking to the streets to confront the evils that men (and women) do. Though it’s been some time (three years!?!) since Idris Elba‘s (Thor: Ragnarok) Detective John Luther was “back in London, back in the coat,” fans of BBC One‘s Luther clearly missed the crime solver in a big way. Airing […]

Luther Season 5: A New Nightmare Unburies Old Demons (TRAILER)

London has one of its greatest protectors back, taking to the streets to take on the evils that men (and women) do. Though it’s been some time since Idris Elba (Thor: Ragnarok) first announced Detective John Luther was “back in London, back in the coat,” fans of BBC One‘s Luther are getting an exclusive trailer for the upcoming season. This […]

Things to Do in London if You Like Comics: September 2018

Things to do in London in September… if you like comics, of course. Exhibitions A Study in Emerald at Orbital Comics. Adapted from a Neil Gaiman story, with art by the Eisner-winning Rafael Albuquerque, a gothic horror that echoes both Sherlock Holmes and the Cthulhu mythos of H.P. Lovecraft. A collection of original pages from this graphic novel will be […]