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Is The Support For Hillary Clinton In Faith #5 Too Political For Comic Shops?

Phil Boyle, of the Floridan comic store chain Coliseum Of Comics wrote on a private retailer message board regarding his problems with the upcoming comic book Faith #5 from Valiant Entertainment. a special election issue of the popular superhero comic book that, for this issue, seems to demonstrably and obviously favour one political candidate in. […]

Where Everyone Got Those Cool Foam Chainsaws At NYCC – Ash Vs. Evil Dead

Adam Wolfe wrote from New York Comic Con, Right next to the South Park Village outside convention was a creepy, yet familiar cabin. If one dared to venture inside, they would be greeted by classic imagery from the original Evil Dead movie. The entire room was a condensed replica of the original cabin living room, […]

G-Fuel Kept Us Alive At NYCC

Adam Wolfe wrote from New York Comic Con I am not a huge fan of energy drinks. I am not a huge fan of coffee either. I am a huge fan of being able to walk around a convention and not pass out from exhaustion on day two. So, to achieve that end, I will […]

Ghost Stories, Camera Tricks And Gullibility – The Black Monk House At NYCC

Danielle Mick writes for Bleeding Cool from New York Comic-Con. Trigger Warnings for  Ghosts, Death and Illness… Let me start out by saying that I am a huge believer in the paranormal/supernatural.  I have had too many squicky experiences to debunk the whole “ghosts aren’t real” thing. That being said, I wasn’t exactly looking forward to […]

“Notes From The Studio Would Ruin This” – The Black Mask Studios NYCC Panel

Hugh Sheridan writes, The Black Mask Comics Panel featured writers Magdalene Visaggio, Tini Howard, Katy Rex, Eric Palicki and Tony Patrick, Kwanza Osajyefo and artists Fabian Lelay and Tim Smith III. The moderator was Matt Pizzollo. Matt Pizzolo started by asking the creators why they have chosen to tell these stories in comics? Osajyefo answered […]

Cryptic Resident Evil 7 Shirt Still Has Us Guessing At New York Comic Con

Adam Wolfe wrote from New York Comic Con, Capcom thus far has been very good at keeping a lid on exactly what they have in store for us when Resident Evil 7 releases on January 24th. They have however, insisted that the demo that was available for download, and both “the kitchen demo” (described here) […]



A Comic Creator Resigns After Sexual Harassment Allegations Made

Devin Faraci is best known as a film journalist, and the man behind the Birth.Movies.Death. website. And, cards on the table, we have had the tiniest of contretemps in the past. https://twitter.com/devincf/status/578604993244106752 Recently however he has been moving from writing about film into writing comics, writing the IDW comic book series Jim Thompson’s The Killer Inside […]

Dispatch From The Vertical Inc. Booth At NYCC

By Adi Tantimedh Vertical Inc. is a prestige, boutique publisher of Japanese books, novels and manga in English in the US. They’re a smaller outfit than Viz, Yen Press or Kodansha, and thus publishes less titles than they do, but by now, they have and continue to put out a substantial list of titles. They […]

129 Things We Learned At New York Comic Con 2016

From the writers of Bleeding Cool at New York Comic Con 2016, Brian Goldberg, Richard Epstein, Amanda Gurall, Paul Gullas, Octavio Karbank, Hugh Sheridan, Adam Wolfe, Ray Flook, Alejandra Bodden… and Rich Johnston 1. The NYCC wi-fi, this year, was sent from the gods. The hardest working, most reliable, freest, no password login, bestest ever […]

How Real Is Too Real? From Alex Ross To Cosplay At NYCC

by Chuck Brouillette As determined as any comic convention attendee may be in their efforts to traverse the convention floor, they are certain to be stumped by more than a few roadblocks and bottlenecks along the way. And amid the occasional overheard cellphone conversations of fellow attendees listing chores to loved ones and or holders […]

Donald Trump’s Crazy Is the New Normal, From NYCC

Dan Perkins‘ comic book strip This Modern World by Tom Tomorrow is getting developed as an animated series by Film Roman. But if you can’t wait to see his drawings fully animated with celebrity voice impersonations, IDW had this take from their collections of his strips for New York Comic Con.

Lying In The Gutters – The Late Post-NYCC Version

 Landed in London. Travelled home. Fell asleep. Apologies for the delay- but what did people read on Bleeding Cool over the last week? Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week 1. Today We Say Goodbye To A Much Loved Walking Dead Character (SPOILERS) 2. Justice League Vs Suicide Squad #1 Cover – Looks Like There’s Some Explaining […]

Dan Slott, Signing At Midtown Comics On Thursday Without Us

If only we could have stayed in New York for a few more days. Then both myself, the laughably titled EIC of Bleeding Cool, operations manager Daniel Celko and occasional contributor and ex-EIC Hannah Means-Shannon could have gone along to this signing by Dan Slott Thursday evening. at Midtown Comics in Times Square. After all, it is the […]


Bleeding Cool Bestseller List 10th October 2016 – Batman Yes, Champions No

Delayed due to New York Comic Con (And I’m compiling this on a flight right now…) This is the Top Ten Bleeding Cool Bestseller List, as compiled by a number of comic stores from their sales on Wednesday and Thursday. It measures what are known as the “Wednesday Warriors”, those who can’t wait to the […]

Steve Orlando’s Only Original Series in 2016 Hits FOC…

Steve Orlando got some major kudos from Dan DiDio at the DC Secret Origins Panel at New York Comic Con this weekend. After garnering critical praise for his original series from Image Comics – Virgil and Undertow – he’s moved on to do the same at DC Comics with Midnighter. Nominated for a GLAAD Award and […]

A Comic Con Virgin At NYCC 2016 – What I Experienced, What I Learned

Danielle Mick writes for Bleeding Cool, New York Comic Con 2016 was my first time ever going to any kind of “geek” event. (Unless you count all the midnight releases I attended for the Harry Potter books and movies.) I’m very happy that I had the opportunity to spend time with my friend Amanda, interview […]