Sad news this week as the co-creator of EverQuest, Brad McQuaid, has passed away at the age of 51. He was found at his home on Monday evening, and the word was eventually released yesterday night from the Pantheon Twitter account, the MMO game in which he was working on. McQuaid was a unique visionary […]
Many, many people went to their local comic store yesterday on Free Comic Book Day, in many causes lining up, waiting, getting into big crowds and struggling to get their hands on some of the free books on offer. And it would also seem that some went through all that to get their hands on Marvel’s […]
By Rich Johnston and Hannah Means-Shannon Following on from last year’s “Best” lists to create a Bleeding Cool tradition, Rich Johnston and Hannah Means-Shannon put their heads together to pick out the landmark works in the comics medium of 2014, here specifically presenting the best graphic novels. This category has been delineated based on personal […]
So, live action TV adaptations of comic books are on the rise. The Strain, The Walking Dead, Another Walking Dead, Arrow, Gotham, Constantine, The Flash, Agents Of SHIELD, Agent Carter, it looks like we’ll have more on this year than ever before. So, yes, some other folk would like a slice of that. Including IDW, […]
About ancient Greek gods who show up in modern day Earth and are completely disgusted, naturally.
There we go. The one hundred millionth digital comic has just been downloaded from ComiXology. It was was Bill Willingham’s Pantheon #3. Published in the late nineties by Lone Star Press, written and drawn by Bill Willingham, with Mike Leeke, it really does demonstrate the range of work downloadable, and being downloaded at ComiXology…
And for a look at a different view on the world in September, more thoughtful, less franchise and license-heavy, and less inclined to have a zombie gnawing on your entrails… from Dan Clowes to Robert Crumb to Hunt Emerson to Chris Ware… DRAWN & QUARTERLY NEW YORK DRAWINGS: ADRIAN TOMINE HC (W/A/CA) Adrian Tomine A […]