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Criminal #1 Review: A New Heist From Old Hands

An old team, an old, old format. Ed Brubaker’s written for penciller Sean Phillips for almost fifteen years (beginning with Sleeper) and between the two of them (and a murderer’s row of colorists: Val Staples, Dave Stewart, Elizabeth Breitweiser, and the most recent, Jacob Phillips) they’re responsible for some of the American/British comics’ industry’s best […]

Brubaker and Phillips Renew Image-Exclusive Deal for Five More Years

The dynamic comic-making duo of Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips will continue to make their comics EX-X-XCLUSIVELY for Image Comics for another five years, the publisher announced in a press release Thursday. Brubaker immediately began earning his keep by producing a novel-length quote for the press release: The last five years at Image, with the […]

Ed Brubaker to Tour Country in Support of My Heroes Have Always Been Junkies

Image Comics, publishers of comic books and promoters of live appearances, has announced the latest signing tour for one of their upcoming books. According to a press release, superstar writer Ed Brubaker will be touring the country in support of his and Sean Phillips‘ new book, My Heroes Have Always Been Junkies. As part of […]

Kill or Be Killed #20 cover by Sean Phillips and Elizabeth Breitweiser

Kill or Be Killed #20 Review: Life After Death

Dylan has been shot, and he’s bleeding to death in the snow. His police friend is trying to help him, but it’s not enough. He dies…or does he? Does he wake up? Does he continue his vigilante career? Does everything work out for him? Can everything work out for someone like Dylan? Kill or Be […]




Death Comes Ripping: Kill Or Be Killed TPB Review

“WHAT HAS HAPPENED TO ED BRUBAKER?!” I’m dropping the just released trade paperback of Kill or be Killed (With Art by Sean Phillips and Elizabeth Breitweiser) and backing slowly away. “I know I’ve been gone from comics for a little while, but surely he hasn’t gone FULL MILLAR in my absence, has he?!” I’m shaking on the floor rocking […]



Next Week… I’ll Be At London Super Comic Con. Will You?

It’s my gaff. My manor. My part of the world. The London Super Comic Con, the largest comic convention in the UK that’s dedicated to comic books, is happening next weekend at the ExCel Centre. Bob Layton once told me that he earned more money at that show than any other. It’s where the wallets […]

Criminal By Brubaker And Phillips To Return For Its 10th Anniversary Year (UPDATE)

Criminal, by Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips, was their first creator owned comic book together after working together on DC’s Sleeper. Published in October 2006, it changed both their careers as they fund they were able to make a good living from creator owned comics, followed by Fatale, Incognito and now The Fade Out, continuing […]

When Comic Creators Draw Album Covers – The Exhibition

Richard Corben did the cover to Meatloaf‘s Bat Out of Hell, Jaime Hewlett naturally did the covers to the Gorillaz albums, as well as Cud and Senseless Things before it. To Becky Cloonan‘s brand new cover for Clutch‘s next LP. They’re all part of a new exhibition of comic book creators’ work on album covers curated by Sean Phillips, […]

Evil Dead Remake Director To Helm Incognito Adaptation

Fede Alvarez, director of the Evil Dead remake, has signed on to helm Sony’s adaptation of Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips comic Incognito. The comic is the story of Zack Overkill, a super-villian who testified against his boss The Black Death and was put into the witness protection program. Overkill was working as a mailman […]


Sean Phillips Draws Neil Gaiman On A Shirt For Alzheimer’s

Recently, Sean Phillips did some illustration work to promote the BBC adaptation of Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and the late Terry Pratchett, that aired, before died from complications related to Alzheimer’s disease. Well, today Sean Phillips has unveiled a new piece of Good Omens art, featuring Neil Gaiman brandishing the sword of fire from […]

‘Be A Fearless Writer’ – Spotlight On Ed Brubaker At WonderCon ’15

By Michele Brittany, West Coast Bleeding Cool Correspondent A couple of years ago, I came across Ed Brubaker when I asked one of my comic book retailer friends what should I be reading. He mentioned Saga, Mind MGMT and Ed Brubaker’s Fatale, which was around issue 10 by the time I started reading the series. […]

Sean Phillips Draws More Of Neil Gaiman And Terry Pratchett’s Good Omens For The BBC

Last week, Bleeding Cool ran an article about Sean Phillips creating illustrations for the BBC Radio 4 adaptation of Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett‘s Good Omens running over Christmas. And it’s worth pointing out that this will be available free, worldwide, through the BBC iPlayer, both live and streaming afterwards. We will run links. But […]

Image Comics – The Artists At Thought Bubble #TBF14

Image Comics were at Thought Bubble en force this year. So they needed two panels of show off the writers and artists they’d brought to the UK’s finest comic con amidst the mist of Leeds docklands… To a packed room. Image Comics publisher Eric Stephenson first presented a panel of artists, Lisa Wood (Tula Lotay), Jamie […]