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X-Men Gold Annual #1 cover by Alan Davis, Mark Farmer, and Chris Sotomayor

X-Men Gold Annual #1 Review: Visiting the Britain Family

Kitty Pryde, Nightcrawler, and Rachel Grey of the X-Men have been invited to visit Captain Britain and Meggan’s new baby. The five of them have a connection thanks to their Excalibur days, and the three X-Men are eager to see Brian and Meggan’s child. Meanwhile, Starhammer, an alien whose species was wiped out by the […]

Why Variant Covers Matter

Monty Nero writes, A couple of weeks ago Image dropped the news they’re only doing store specific variant covers for trade collections. Their statement paints variant covers for regular monthly comics in a rather negative light, so I thought it might help to outline another perspective. As a writer and comic artist for a creator […]

Selling Comics at Thought Bubble 2013 – Sunday

UK comic creator and journalist P M Buchan gives Bleeding Cool the lowdown on what it was like exhibiting at Thought Bubble in Leeds, covering the breadth of exhibitors, the highs of the parties and the lows of the morning afters. This is the second and final report: [Comic created purely from tears & self-loathing […]

Death Sentence #1 – A Writer’s Commentary by Monty Nero

Death Sentence #1 is back in the shops this weekend for it’s second print. Here’s a Writer’s Commentary on the issue, by writer Monty Nero. Including almost the entire comic… Page 1 On a new title it’s really important to grab the reader’s attention from the start, so we encapsulate the essential premise of the […]

Preview: Death Sentence #1

Coming from Monty Nero and Mike Dowling in October from Titan Comics, is the collection and continuation of the Death Sentence story that’s been running in CLiNT Magazine the past year. A superhero comic with a touch of the Strikeforce Morituri, those who contract the superhero virus have only six months before they die… the […]

A Look Ahead At October’s Death Sentence From Titan Comics

[youtube][/youtube] Death’s Sentence is the original CLiNT serialised comic that shocked the world by being on time (and talking of which, the next issue out in August?) But later in October is Death Sentence #1 by Monty Nero and Mike Dowling… What would you do with superpowers – and six months to live? That’s the […]