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The Government's in Bad Shape in Leaked 'Walking Dead' Season 9 Promo Image

Looks like Fox Brasil (Fox airs the series in that country) isn't letting The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman's Skybound Entertainment have all the fun, releasing (and then removing) what looks to be the first "official" promo art for the AMC series' upcoming ninth season. In what looks to be the first in a series of promo images […]

Comic Store In Your Future: How SDCC Announcements Might Affect Comic Stores

Rod Lamberti of Rodman Comics, writes weekly for Bleeding Cool. Find previous columns here. This year's comic news coming out of San Diego Comic-Con surprised the heck out of me. In years past, I remember being underwhelmed by the comic news from SDCC. This year, however, there was plenty of comic news that stuck out to me. […]


A 'Vikings' Funeral At San Diego Comic-Con

Madeline Potts saw something burning at San Diego Comic-Con. She whipped out a camera. In honor of its upcoming 5th season, History's Vikings brought a proper Viking funeral to SDCC. The event featured a reading of a Viking funeral prayer, cultish chanting of "All Hail Vikings," and a very underwhelming "burning" of a 45-foot long […]

Being Spider-Man And Holding A Pig At San Diego Comic-Con

Johnathan Brendle wrote from San Diego Comic-Con for Bleeding Cool, One of the most notable experiences at Comic-Con International in San Diego, California is being in cosplay. I was there for my second year in a row dressed as Spider-Man (with a considerably better quality costume this year than the last). For four days, I […]

Riverdale Goes Darker For Season 2 – A Report From San Diego Comic-Con

Octavio Karbank wrote from San Diego Comic-Con for Bleeding Cool, One of the CW's breakout shows from the last year, Riverdale, a reimagining of the Archie comics, proved itself a tremendous success in relatively short order. Taking a dark and noir approach to its storytelling, this is not the Archie your mom and pop grew […]




The Cosplay, Stars And Parties Of San Diego Comic-Con 2017 On A Thursday In 125 Pictures

Thanks to Pinguino for her array of images from San Diego Comic-Con through Thursday from the crack of dawn to the dead of night. Can you spy…  Sean O'Reilly and Oscar Torres outside the Wired Cafe? And keep an eye out for Doctor Who contingent Peter Davison, Sophie Aldred and Colin Baker, Kevin Altieri, Felipe Smith, Bill and Kat Maus, […]

Nerdcore Thursday With MC Chris AKA MC PeePants From ATHF

Adam Hart writes, While some people might have been watching a sneak preview of NetFlix's highly anticipated Death Note movie. Or perhaps they were attending an elusive comic-con party. However I was having a blast elsewhere. I was at a pretty sweet little venue called The Music Box with my a packed house full of […]

The Bleeding Cool San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Rumour Checklist

San Diego Comic-Con 2017 will see so many announcements of so many different comic book projects – possibly some of those that we have talked about on Bleeding Cool in recent months. Here are a few of them, in a handwritten checklist so that you can jot down how many Bleeding Cool got right – and […]

Bleeding Cool's Massive San Diego Comic-Con Party List For 2017

No doubt this will be added to, subtracted from, changed amended, brought bang up to date before being thrown away and started all over again. But courtesy of THR, SDCC Unofficial Blog, Sidequesting, EW and a tonne of original research, here's this year's San Diego Comic-Con Party List for Bleeding Cool, the biggest collection of the evening parties […]

San Diego Hotels Covered In Ads For Fox's Gifted, Ahead Of Comic-Con

We've seen the trains on the San Diego route that have been covered with an ad for Fox's upcoming X-Men TV show Gifted. Now we get to see what is waiting for them at San Diego Comic-Con in two weeks time, at the Hilton, courtesy of Downtown Dane Styler for Bleeding Cool. The SentinelServices.com URL directs […]

Jeff Lemire And Dean Ormston's Black Hammer To Spread Its Wings For San Diego?

Black Hammer by Jeff Lemire and Dean Ormston has been running at Dark Horse Comics for a year, and gotten itself Eisner Award-nominated in the process. The twelfth issue is solicited for August … but what then? Once they were heroes, but that age has long since passed. Banished from existence by a multiversal crisis, the […]

Comic Con International Signs SDCC Contract Through 2021

Every single year, there are rumors that CCI (Comic Con International) will be leaving their home at the San Diego Convention Center after that year's SDCC (San Diego Comic Con). With attendance around 130,000 in recent years, it comes as no surprise that the company was looking at alternative locations to house the premiere pop […]

San Diego Comic-Con SDCC Exclusives: Myopia Pins For Dynamite Comic Book

Last November, Dynamite Entertainment published Myopia Special #1 by Richard Dent and Patrick Berkenkotter, the comic book Kickstarted to success. Based on an award-winning story by writer Rich Dent, "Myopia" merges speculative fiction and steampunk into a thrilling alternative reality.  Armed with a special set of lenses that make him almost invisible inside the Central Lens […]



A Better Look At Those New Marvel Cosplay Variants

Bleeding Cool gave you a brief look at some of these from the Women Of Marvel panel at San Diego Comic-Con. But here's a better look at some new Cosplay Variant covers coming from Marvel Comics in October and November. There will be 15 in total, with these all shot by Judith Stephens.   A-Force […]