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Speculator Corner: So What Is The First Appearance Of Death’s Head Anyway?

He’s getting a new series from Marvel Comics. Does that mean the value of his previous appearances will rise? It depends – do Marvel have big plans to revive Death’s Head, put him in Guardians Of The Galaxy, make his the centrepiece for their next cosmic event? Or is it a trademark move now that […]


A Few Creative Details For The Marvel UK Revolutionary War

Courtesy of the Starlogged blog at the London Film And Comic Con earlier this month, with the team talking about the current Revolutionary War event at Marvel comics, reviving the old Marvel UK characters of the nineties. An undefined period of time has passed since the original sub-universe and MyS-TECH have been defeated.  In a […]

Marvel’s Revolutionary War – Monday Trending Topics

Stephen Wacker says he wants a revolution in January: Steve Wacker tweeted this image over the weekend, saying “A very small peek at something that is really, really, actually happening…Revolutionary War starts in January. Most-Read TV/Film Stories Monday: The Walking Dead To Be Two Shows Now, With The Second One Following Different Characters In Different Locations […]

First Art: Death’s Head II And Marvel UK’s Return In January

Steve Wacker tweeted this image over the weekend, saying “A very small peek at something that is really, really, actually happening…Revolutionary War starts in January.” A Mark Brooks image, it seems, with Death’s Head II in the forefront. We’ve seen Death’s Head in Iron Man of late. But there’s also what seems to be MI5’s […]


Diamond Drops Marvel UK Titles

My first superhero comic book I remember buying was a copy of the Fantastic Four weekly in the early eighties, reprinting Lee and Kirby Fantastic Four in black and white, published by Marvel UK and sold at my local newsagent. It would be another eight years until I would discover the existence of a comic […]


The Typos That Bind

Bleeding Cool does a fine line in typos. Fresh every day, delivered in time for breakfast, you can always rely on us for your regular  “Collen Doran”, a “Kity Pryd” or “Bill Sinkyvitch”. And Marvel’s Siege series last year was always a challenge. Up there with Rogue and Isaac Perlmutter. So we’re glad to see […]

John McCrea Bids Farewell To Marvel UK

John McCrea is probably best known in comics for his work with Garth Ennis on books such as Demon, Hitman, Dicks and The Boys. But he’s also done a number of traditional superhero books along the way. And of late, he’s been drawing eight page stories for Marvel UK newstands kids comics, Spectacular Spider-Man and […]

My Monthly Curse by Phill Hall #4 – Skinning Up

Phill Hall used to be the News editor for Comics International before launching the PDF comics magazine Borderline before abandoning comics altogether. Now, however, he is going to look back on it all for Bleeding Cool. As I alluded to, Dez Skinn is known in comics fandom (a concept explained later) as ‘The British Stan […]