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Donald Trump Put a $1500 Tariff on Mark Brooks' SDCC Sketchbook

Donald Trump Put a $1500 Tariff on Mark Brooks’ SDCC Sketchbook

Everyone is familiar with Donald Trump’s escalating trade war with China, but has the president opened up a new front at San Diego Comic-Con? According to one famous comic book artist, Trump’s tariffs may be hitting Americans right where it hurts: in the comic books! Superstar artist Mark Brooks took to Facebook to lament a […]

BC Figure History Thursday: Spider-Gwen!

Welcome to Figure History Thursday! Every Thursday, we will be going over the history of a character’s toy history, with a focus on action figures. Some characters have many toys made in their image, some only a few. Us collectors like to have them all, but sometimes it can be hard to know what is […]

Mark Brooks Draws Infinity Warps for Infinity Wars #6 Variant

Marvel has released Mark Brooks‘ variant cover for December’s Infinity Wars #6, the lastest chapter in the cosmic super-mega-crossover event so-named because it seems to go on infinitely with no end in sight. Brooks’ cover features the Infinity Warps, mashups of Marvel characters based on an idea pilfered from Chris Claremont. Below, the press release: […]

Mark Brooks Stands Up for Breasts and Feet on Uncanny X-Men #1 Variants

Superstar artist Mark Brooks has chosen a side in the ongoing schism over whether or not to draw feet on Uncanny X-Men covers, and Brooks indisputably stands on the side of feet. But in a new twist, Brooks has decided to weigh in on another body part, vowing to donate 10% of the sales of […]


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Mark Brooks Reveals Final 2 New Mutants: Dead Souls Covers

Comic artist Mark Brooks kept his promise to reveal four New Mutants: Dead Souls variant covers featuring Magik. The acclaimed Marvel artist first posted about these reveals on Tuesday, and posted one (of four) covers a day, posting the final one this morning. You’ll recall we showed you the first two Illyana Rasputin/Magik New Mutants […]

Mark Brooks Releases Magik Variant Cover Art for New Mutants: Dead Souls

Artist Mark Brooks knows all about the power of social media, and is using it this week to share his variant covers for New Mutants: Dead Souls with fans. Brooks posted on his Facebook yesterday the first cover, saying that there will be four in all, and that he’ll be sharing them (one a day) […]


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Silk Swings Into Sideshow Collectibles Mark Brooks Line

Silk is the latest Spider-Verse statue in Sideshow Collectibles statues based on the art of Mark Brooks. Shipping next year, there are two versions: one with a mask and one without. The masked portrait is the Sideshow Exclusive. “How do you like my threads? When I’m like this, call me Silk!” Listen to your Silk sense! […]


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Sideshow To Unveil A New Line Of Spider-Verse Statues At NYCC

Sideshow Collectibles is going to be unveiling a new line of Marvel at this year’s New York Comic Con in October. The new figures will be 1:5 scale and will focus on the Spider-Verse, with the first pieces being new interpretations of Spider-Gwen, Silk and a yet-to-be revealed Spider-Man based on the designs of artist […]

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Marvel Promises Secret Of HydraCap Revealed In Secret Empire #9

Marvel have just popped out a press release revealing the previously unseen cover to Secret Empire #9 and promising that the secrets of a Hydra agent Steve Rogers will finally stand completely revealed. The cover, by Mark Brooks, has one of Marvel’s tried and tested blacked out, silhouette’s on the cover, facing off against Baron […]

A Beautiful Garbage Fire – Secret Empire #1 Review

Should I start with a caveat? I don’t know, it feels like maybe I should say? Okay, I’m just gonna say it. I have not cared for Nick Spencer‘s HydraCap plot. Not because it is bad structurally, or even necessarily badly written – technically, Spencer has pulled off the reveal and build of this long […]

Mark Brooks Shows Us His Work On Secret Empire #6 Cover

Mark Brooks joins Marvel Quickdraw to show us just how he drew the cover for Secret Empire #6. The piece features Odinson, Scarlet Witch and Vision. Brooks also talks about how he got involved in comics… buying his first Uncanny X-Men after church. He also explains how the idea for the cover comes about.

Captain America Exposes Himself On Mark Brooks Cover To Secret Empire #0 (NSFW)

Marvel has revealed the cover to Secret Empire #0, by Mark Brooks, through their media partnership with Eisner award winning website CBR. The cover shows Steve Rogers EXPOSED… as an agent of Hydra. What? What did you think we were talking about? It’s NSFW because of the Nazi iconography (unless you work in the White […]

Improbable Previews: Lightsaber Poochie Is a Juggalo Jedi In Darth Maul #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 […]

Mark Brooks Process Art For Black Panther #1 Cover

Mark Brooks has been sharing his art process for a Black Panther #1 cover over on Facebook. The cover is a retailer exclusive for Midtown Comics which you can order here. Brooks has been taking his fans on a step by step process including explaining most of the steps. Here is what Brooks had to […]

Countdown Clock Ticks Down To Mark Brook’s Exclusive Spider-Gwen #1 Variants

Later today, Mark Brooks own exclusive cover to Spider-Gwen #1 that he is selling himself (with John Tyler Christopher and J Scott Campbell, this is clearly becoming a thing…) will be available to be ordered. His website currently has a countdown with 15 hours to go, at midnight tonight ET, 9pm PT, 5am BST. All […]

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 […]

Dragon Con – A Vacation From Reality

By Troy Akridge Each Labor Day weekend, Atlanta, Georgia’s downtown is filled with the sights and sounds of costumed fans of all genres roaming the streets from host hotel to host hotel in search of what excites them. Some come for the costuming. Others come to meet their favorite celebrities. Others are just there for […]