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Young Justice: Outsiders Season 3, Episode 1 'Princes All' (SPOILER RECAP)

Wecome to Bleeding Cool's recap/overview of DC Universe's Young Justice: Outsiders season, as we take a look at the first episode 'Princes All.' The Watchtower. July 4, 24:16 EDT. Following the events of the season two finale–namely Wally's apparent death while preventing the world from going BOOM!–Nightwing decides to step away from the team for […]

Michael Davis, Keynote Speaker at Afro ComicCon on the War for Static Shock

Michael Davis is the Keynote speaker at Afro ComicCon tomorrow at SAE Expression College located in Emeryville, California. His speech is reportedly entitled NOW YOU CAN'T LEAVE: Level Next & The War For Static Shock. Level Next is the media-and-comics company he formed with Wayne Brady. Static Shock refers to the Static character he co-created for Milestone, that […]

Five Thoughts For Season 2 Of Legends Of Tomorrow

Legends of Tomorrow is wrapping up season two in the next few week and there has been some really good things in the series and some not so good. So I started thinking about what I'd like to see in a season two. What things should continue and what things I'd like to see changed. […]

Static Shock Removed From Justice League United Line-Up

Makes a change to have someone other than Marvel deleting characters… above was the knocked-back cover sheet to the Justice League United short story from DC's Sneak Peeks… …and below the last page showing off that same potential lineup, for the months to come. Except between the two… …this fellow went missing. Static, of the […]

Tyler James Williams Talks Miles Morales / Spider-Man And Static Shock

Tyler James Williams from The Walking Dead was interviewed at MCM Comic Con on Saturday by Flicks And The City and he revealed two interesting bits of information. He says that it's great that Static Shock is moving forward with Jaden. We assume he means Jaden Smith, son of Will Smith, who was rumored to be […]

"I Owe Hollywood An Apology" – Michael Davis, From The Edge

Michael Davis is an artist, writer, mentor, and entertainment executive. He writes, No Respect. No Wonder. I owe Hollywood an apology. For years I've been bitching about how badly Hollywood treats the comic book industry. Comic book adaptations are the leading entertainment content in film, and likely that's about to happen in television. Hollywood has […]

I Am Static – Michael Davis, From The Edge

Michael Davis is an artist, writer, mentor, and entertainment executive. He writes, Twenty-one years ago, five friends, Denys Cowan, Derek Dingle, Dwayne McDuffie, Christopher Priest, and I partner to form Milestone Media. The Dakota Universe was born soon afterwards. There was one goal above all: to create a universe of good stories, well told, featuring […]

Static Shock Comes To The Big Screen

Michael Davis writes, I'm so happy I can hardly breath! Static Shock! The character created by Denys Cowan, Derek Dingle, Christopher Priest, Dwayne McDuffie and myself is on its way the big screen!! Soon and I mean VERY SOON, Virgil, Richie and Sharon will be given their long overdo due on the big screen! I'm […]

Blood On The Tracks: Where Are The New Black Comics Writers?

By Devon Sanders It happened just over two years ago, just a few short days short of the Martin Luther King, Jr. national holiday. It was an ending. DC Comics announced the cancellation of six of the books launched in their "New 52" initiative. With the cancellation of two of their titles, 100% of African-American […]

Bleeding Cosplay – Static Shock To Cyborg

Ian Mageto writes; Seemingly over night the last two decades, the world of cosplay has exploded. Which was once the hobby of a few super fans has grown into a phenomenon that has spawned international comeptitions, internet celebrities, and national televisions shows. Each week Bleeding Cosplay senior cosplay correspondent Ian Mageto features individuals who not […]

John Rozum Talks Milestone, Static, The New 52 And Xombi (UPDATE)

Michael Davis, co-founder of Milestone has added a statement to the original article below. He writes; I take a scorched earth approach to any misinformation about Milestone the company, universe,  characters or creators and HISTORY. John's a smart guy he starts with. 'I don't know for sure' rather or not what says turns out to […]

Help Prevent Static's Co-Creator Being Buried In A Pauper's Grave

Christian Hoffer writes for Bleeding Cool; As most of you are aware, Robert Washington III passed away last week. Mr. Washington is best known as the co-writer of the original Static series with the late Dwayne McDuffie and also wrote a number of other Milestone series. Mr. Washington had a large role in Static's formative […]

Last Week's Comics In Seventeen Panels

Before we get tomorrow's comics, Dr Manolis Vamvounis looks back on last week; In ANGEL & FAITH #8, Faith goes mad ape-shit crazy slayer all over visiting Pa Lehane when his true motives for turning up in the UK are revealed: getting his Slayer daughter to do in the irish mobsters who were on his […]

The Final Static Shock Motion Trailer

Don't look at it as a comic book being cancelled. Just consider it closure. Scott McDaniel's motion trailer for Static Shock #8, published by DC Comics on Wednesday. By Marc Benandis, Scott McDaniel and Andy Owens.

Scott McDaniel Tells His Side Of The Static Shock Story

John Rozum recently talked about his problems as writer of Static Shock, citing that he was hardly writing the book, the actual work being split between artist Scott McDaniel and editor Harvey Richards, which is why he chose to walk off the book with issue 4, not wanting his name to be associated with work […]

Static Shock #6: The Motion Comic Book Trailer

Static Shock has been one of the most… let's go with "controversial"… comic at DC right now, after John Rozum spoke out about his decision to leave the book. And now, the book has been cancelled with issue 8. But it's not going down without a fight. Here's a trailer to the sixth issue, published […]

John Rozum Speaks Out Over Creative And Editorial Differences On Static Shock

John Rozum wrote the first four issues of Static Stock in the DC New 52 relaunch, a replacement for the previously announced Felicia Henderson, before walking off the book after four issues. At the time he wrote "I've been very happy overall with my time at DC over the roughly 15 years that I've worked […]

New DCU Static Shock #4 Trailer From Scott McDaniel

It's not one of the more higher profile of the New DCU books. Maybe this kind of thing might help that? Artist Scott McDaniel's trailer to the new arc, starting in Static Shock #4… still written by John Rozum, before Scott takes over the writing from issue 5.

Thirteen Thoughts About Thirteen DC New 52 #3 Comics – Action Comics, Animal Man, Stormwatch, Detective Comics, Green Arrow, OMAC, Men Of War, Batwing, Red Lanterns, Hawk And Dove, Static Shock, Swamp Thing and Justice League International

Detective Comics #3. Shock values aside, one of the biggest surprises for me has been Tony Daniel on Detective Comics. I've usually found his work in the past to be mediocre at best, both writing and art. Both have stepped up considerably for this comic and that hasn't changed for issue 3, especially the writing, […]