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Top 100 Power List of Comics, 2019 Edition

The Complete Bleeding Cool Top 100 Power List of Comics 2019, in Full

Here you go folks, in full, the Top 100 Power List of Comics, 2019 Edition. Every year, Bleeding Cool runs its Top 100 Power List of members of the English-speaking comic book industry, weighted towards the direct market. It is judged by all manner of attributes, the ability to influence what comics exist and sell, […]

DC Launches a Two-Month Gap in Their Comics in 2020 - A Kind of Convergence II

DC Launches Two-Month Comics Gap in 2020 – A Kind of Convergence II

You know how we said that, numerically, we might be getting a Batman #100 in August? Well, make that September. Bleeding Cool heard at MCM London Comic Con from rather well-connected folk that DC Comics may be doing something similar to Convergence. You may recall you heard about that at Bleeding Cool first too when […]

DC Comics’ Marie Javins Makes the 29 Women Who Took Over The World In 2018 List

Refinery29 is a fashion focused city guide aimed at young women that included music, style, health, food, entertainment, careers, technology, news, politics, and more. Yesterday they ran their Matriarchy Power List: 29 Women Who Took Over The World In 2018 and included DC Comics Group Editor and comic book legend Marie Javins stating, It was big […]

Marie Javins’s Star is Rising at DC Comics: Group Editor of Justice League Titles

DC Comics has been playing editorial musical chairs, with a mixture of the dismissal of Eddie Berganza as Group Editor of the Superman titles and disagreement between Batman writer Tom King and editor Mark Doyle, creating a divided Batman Group of editors. Yesterday, Bleeding Cool reported that appointments had been settled. And while we don’t have all […]

How Many Inkers Does It Take To Make An Issue Of Convergence?

We first mentioned the existence of what would be called Convergence eleven months ago, when it was still being edited by Tom DeFalco. Marie Javins soon took over as editor DC Comics prepared for the shift from coast to coast. And something we have noticed in the Ch-Ch-Changes column is just how prepared the publisher […]

“The Best Stories Become Canon” – Dan DiDio And Jim Lee At ComicsPRO

DC senior staffers Bob Wayne, Jim Lee and Dan DiDio made a presentation to comic store retailers today, at ComicsPRO in Portland. As ever, Bleeding Cool has folks on the ground to cover the conversations being had. They talked about how Convergence celebrates DC’s eighty year history, and how the entire event was entirely edited by Marie […]

Continuum’s Jeff King To Write DC’s Convergence Weekly Comic, USA Today To Announce?

<3 this “@JimLee: Happy Halloween everybody!!! Truth be told, we dress like this every day :D” — Jeff King (@JeffKingTV) October 31, 2014 Bleeding Cool has been writing about the Band Aid/Blood Moon/Convergence event for quite some time now. Feel free to catch up. We now understand that Convergence will be twice as large […]

Things to Do In Birmingham This Summer If You Like Comics

By Olly MacNamee With the summer finally here and the holidays only around the corner, thoughts may very well turn to summer holiday excursions and days out. For me, the highlight of Birmingham’s summer is the welcome return of the much-lamented Birmingham International Comic Expo on Saturday August 2nd. Although, for those of us in […]

DC Band-Aid To Be Made Up Of Forty Comics, Created In Advance

Bleeding Cool has been publishing a number of articles about whatever it is that DC Comics are putting together in advance to cover the time they are spending moving across the country. We’re calling it The Band-Aid. It’ll do for now. And millimetre by millimetre as we begin to peel it off, we’re discovering more. […]