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Original Sin… Would You Buy That For A Dollar? At C2E2

Do you remember Original Sin, the Jason Aaron-written Marvel Comics event from a few years ago, Original Sin, in which all sorts of secrets were let loose on the Marvel Universe. Beginning with a murdered Watcher, revelations about Nick Fury and his Life Model Decoys, transforming Bucky into the Man On The Wall and making Thor unworthy. […]

Now Is The Time For Comic Stores To Start Ripping Up Copies Of Axis #1

The going rate for a copy of Avengers & X-Men: Axis #1 is under $2. The digital code sells for $1. Right now, retailers are being told that those who ordered 250% of their orders for Original Sin #1 for Axis #1 are eligible for the Avengers #44 Final Issue Variant. By stripping the covers for any remaining […]



32 Thoughts About 32 Comics – Batman Eternal, Multiversity, Thor, Original Sin, Uncanny Avengers, Uncanny X-Men, Wolverine & The X-Men, Miles Morales, Trees, Supreme, Sirens, All New X-Men, Deadpool, Gwen Stacy, Superior Spider-Man, The Shadow, Solar, Purgatori, The Wicked + The Divine, Devilers, Translucid, Bionic Woman, Hellraiser, Storyteller, Foster’s Home For Imaginary Friends, Cataclysm, Turtles In Time, X-Files, Transformers, Maxx, Littlest Pet Shop And Judge Dredd

Another week, another lovely batch of comic books to read through… so what takes your fancy today? Stephanie Brown gets some fatherly advice regarding using mobile devices while driving, in Batman Eternal.   Simon Bisley doesn’t so much draw Thor as regurgitate it. Raw, powerfel, syrong and possibly a little smelly. So, basically, Angela’s real […]

Talking Comics – Discussing This Week’s Upcoming Titles From Futures End To Multiversity, Edge Of Spider-Verse, The Wicked + The Divine And Trees

By Randy Young and Chris Hunter Bleeding Cool welcomes the return of Talking Comics, from Excalibur Comics, Cards, and Games in Shreveport, Louisiana, to discuss this week’s upcoming books, speculating about where they are headed, and discuss their favorite storylines. Hosts Randy Young and Chris Hunter say: Thanks for pressing play! It’s another great week […]

Swipe File: Original Sin Annual And Zagor #85

This is Francesco Francavilla‘s variant cover to Original Sin Annual #1.   And this is Gallieno Ferri‘s cover for Zagor #85 from July 1972. Thanks to Eurocomics USA Invasion for the spot! In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble each other to some degree. They may be homages, parodies, ironic appropriations, coincidences or […]

Thor And Thorstein Veblen Top Retailer Advance Reorders

There is something, in economics, called a Veblen good after economist Thorstein Veblen. It is one that if you put the price up, more people buy it or want to buy it. Swiss watches are a good example, which is why they will be immune from the Apple Watch phenomenon. Another appears to be the […]

Thor’s Comic Review Column – God Hates Astronauts, Original Sin, Futures End Week 1, The Death-Defying Doctor Mirage, God Is Dead: Book Of Acts Alpha, Lumberjanes, The Woods Vol. 1

This Week’s Reviews: God Hates Astronauts #1 Original Sin #8 Futures End Week 1 The Death Defying Doctor Mirage #1 God is Dead: Book of Acts Alpha Lumberjanes #5 The Woods TPB Vol. 1 God Hates Astronauts #1 (Image, $3.50) By Bart Bishop Originally a web comic collected in trade by Image, God Hates Astronauts […]


So Hang On… What Was Thor Doing With His Hammer In Original Sin #8?

Something to fix for the now-$75 Original Sin hardcover? From the final issue 8…. Hang on, who is that bottom left? Thor? I thought he was still elsewhere, struggling to lift his hammer. Maybe he took a break. He didn’t seem to be in the main battle, maybe he was behind a Mindless One. But […]

Original Sin Hardcover Jumps In Price By 50% – But Can Glitchwatch Save It?

The hardcover collecting Original Sin will no longer be $49.99 as solicited, but $75. retailers are being given a week to adjust their orders, but they might consider making an advance order from Amazon instead. The collection is currently listed at a discounted price reflective of the original, not the changed price, at $33.90. At […]


Confessing To The Ending Of Original Sin #8

So you know that moment when you realise you’ve worked out the ending of a comic book four months before it’s published. But because it seems so silly, you just go ahead and say it? And then when it’s published, it’s pretty much bang on? Original Sin #8 is published today. I kinda did. Oops. […]

Watch Out For Original Sin #8 Printing Problems Tomorrow

Christopher Rupp of Rupp’s Comics store gets in touch regarding problems they have with every one of their regular cover issues of Original Sin #8, published tomorrow. The top comic is the variant cover, the bottom is the regular cover. Pages 1-8 are correct. It is at this point that the misprint begins. Page 9 in the regular edition, […]


Marvel Comics’ The Avengers To Publish Its Final Issue With #44 In April 2015

November sees the publication of Avengers #38 with this listing. AVENGERS #38 JONATHAN HICKMAN (W) • STEFANO CASELLI (A) Cover by BRANDON PETERSON ROCKET RACCOON & GROOT VARIANT BY TBA IN 6 MONTHS…TIME RUNS OUT! 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99 Six months would lead to April, with the publication of Avengers #44. But how literally should […]