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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, […]

Shaping A God: Boom! Studios at ECCC 2017

Matt Gagnon joined the ECCC live stream for a few minutes to talk about new and upcoming Boom! titles. Godshaper: Set in the 1950's, every person has their own Miyazaki-esque God…except for Ennay who has the ability to mold and shape the Gods of others. Misfit City: A treasure hunting, Goonies riff story. Some local […]

The Bleeding Cool Top 100 Power List 2015 – 58 To 56

Welcome to the Fourth Bleeding Cool Top 100 Power List for the next Bleeding Cool Magazine, being serialized right now on the Bleeding Cool website. It's an attempt to list the most powerful people working in the English speaking comic book marketplace. It's judged by all manner of attributes, the ability to influence what comics exist […]


Boom! Studios Hires Sierra Hahn As Senior Editor

Boom! Studios has announced today that they have added Sierra Hahn as a Senior Editor to their publishing staff. Hahn will oversee and develop several of the companies original series, licensed comics and original graphic novels. She will also be seeking out new projects to develop. Hahn spent 8 years as an editor at Dark […]

BOOM! Studios Day Men Adaptation Lands A Writer

The Universal adaptation of the BOOM! Studios comic Day Men has landed Will Simmons to write the screenplay. Day Men is created by Matt Gagnon and co-written with Michael Alan Nelson with art by Brian Stelfreeze. The series takes a twist on the normal vampire tale as it focuses on the humans that work to […]


SDCC: Breaking Into Comics Right Now According to BOOM! Studios

Michele Brittany writes for Bleeding Cool: "This is my favorite panel to do," started BOOM! Studios Editor-in-Chief Matt Gagnon. Several BOOM! Studios writers and artists jointed Gagnon – it felt like a who's who of titles I have been reading this past year, so I was immediately anxious to hear what the panel had to […]



The Rumors Were True – Day Men Optioned By Universal

A few weeks ago we ran a story about rumors swirling around Boom! Studios new series Day Men by Matt Gagnon, Michael Alan Nelson and Brian Stelfreeze and how the studios were sneaking over to get copies of the book. Well, deadline.com is reporting that Universal has indeed optioned the month old property for what is being described as "a […]

Day Men #1 Sells Out 12,000 Print Run

 Day Men #1 has sold out at the distributor level of its full 12,000 printing after going on sale last week and Boom! are setting up a second printing, cover above. Thanks for the stats folks, here's the plug;   DAY MEN #1 is the first time Brian Stelfreeze has drawn interiors on a regular […]

BC Mag #5: Day Men Revealed

Bleeding Cool Magazine interview with Matt Gagnon and Michael Alan Nelson BOOM! has a lot of exciting new projects coming up in their summer lineup. But one of the books that has the most interesting twist is the upcoming title, Day Men. Written by Matt Gagnon and Michael Alan Nelson with art by Brian Stelfreeze, […]

BC Mag #3: Big! Bold! Boom!

Bleeding Cool Magazine article by James Kuhoric We know BOOM! Studios from the weekly comics they publish… but who really are the guys and gals making the decisions behind titles like Adventure Time, Hellraiser, Planet of the Apes, Deathmatch, and 2 Guns? What is the process they use for deciding which creators to bring in […]