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REVIEW: Suicide Squad #1 -- "That Tension And Unpredictability Is An Asset"

REVIEW: Suicide Squad #1 — “That Tension And Unpredictability Is An Asset”

(DC Comics, creative team: Tom Taylor, Bruno Redondo, Adriano Lucas, Wes Abbott) This issue is just a smidge too quick for its own good as it introduces some very interesting new characters and sends “about the worst Suicide Squad ever assembled” after them. Let’s look at the good first: the issue has a few twists […]

Government Official Endorses Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo's Suicide Squad

Government Official Endorses Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo’s Suicide Squad

Suicide Squad #1 is coming to stores in December, by Australia’s favorite son Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo, and the series isn’t just highly anticipated by fans. Suicide Squad has also garnered praise before release from a U.S. government official on Thursday, via a statement released over Twitter. Of course, we’re talking about DC-loving Long […]




“Suicide Squad” Actor Addresses Absence From Upcoming Sequel

The upcoming film The Suicide Squad is currently slated to feature a large ensemble cast including new and returning characters. Despite several familiar faces appearing in the sequel, one star from the first film has made it known that he has little interest to return. Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje who is known for his role as Killer […]

Meet Osita, Lok, and Chaos Kitten, the New Members of DC's Suicide Squad

Meet Osita, Lok, and Chaos Kitten, the New Members of DC’s Suicide Squad

Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo are relaunching Suicide Squad at DC Comics in December, a story Bleeding Cool told you about first after DC screwed up and published their press release before the EX-X-XCLUSIVE interview they had lined up with Sexy Dora the Explorer advocacy website THR. When we last checked in on how things […]


Tom Taylor Reveals Another Character for Suicide Squad Relaunch

Tom Taylor Reveals Another New Character for Suicide Squad Relaunch

Following Bleeding Cool’s scoop (thanks to DC accidentally publishing their press release the night before they were set to run an EX-X-XCSLUSIVE interview with THR) of Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo’s Suicide Squad relaunch, Australia’s Favorite Son has revealed another of new characters who will be on the team, joining the previously-announced Thylacine and Wink. […]

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Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo Relaunch Suicide Squad in December (Confirmed)

Last week, we posted tweets from writer Tom Taylor and artist Bruno Redondo which seemed to be hinting at a relaunch of Suicide Squad. Today, we have official confirmation via DC’s website, of a new series to launch in December, with a new team and even a new leader replacing Amanda Waller. It looks like […]

#SquadGoals: Tom Taylor Teases New Project at DC Comics... Could It Be Suicide Squad?

#SquadGoalsDC: Tom Taylor Teases New Project at DC Comics… Could It Be Suicide Squad?

Last year, Bleeding Cool Rumourmonger-in-Chief Rich Johnston claimed that DC was planning to relaunch Suicide Squad with Brian Azzarello writing, and Wally West starring. But eight months later, with no Suicide Squad relaunch appearing, the structure of Heroes Crisis changed, Azzarello’s relationship with DC changed by the Batpenis controversy, and Event Leviathan changing the status […]


Kansas City Star Puts Jai Nitz Allegations on Front Page, Adds More

Intern for the Kansas City Star, Nicole Asbury has followed up on previous reporting over comic book writer Jai Nitz, accused of sexual harassment earlier this year. In doing so, and across 4000 words, she has uncovered more details about the allegations made at the initial time of reporting, what happened next and why. And […]

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“Carnival Row”: Orlando Bloom, Cara Delevingne Track Human and Creature Alike [TEASER]

Close to two years after Amazon Prime Video announced eight-episode fantasy series Carnival Row from Rene Echevarria, Travis Beacham, Paul McGuigan and Legendary Television, viewers are getting another look at what they can expect when the Orlando Bloom (Pirates of the Caribbean) – Cara Delevingne (Suicide Squad) starrer debuts August 31. In the following teaser, a train […]

‘Carnival Row’: Amazon’s Orlando Bloom/Cara Delevingne Fantasy Series Gets First Teaser, Poster, August Premiere

Close to two years after Amazon Prime Video announced eight-episode fantasy series Carnival Row from Rene Echevarria, Travis Beacham, Paul McGuigan and Legendary Television, viewers are finally getting a first look at what they can expect when the Orlando Bloom (Pirates of the Caribbean) – Cara Delevingne (Suicide Squad) starrer debuts August 31. While the following teaser […]

Batman and Deadshot Team-Up in Detective Comics in August

Batman and Deadshot Team-Up in Detective Comics in August

It looks like Batman is getting a new BFF in the pages of Detective Comics this August. Beginning in Detective Comics #1009, the “Take Your Shot” storyline will see Deadshot and Batman team-up! It begins when Batman is concerned that the former villain will revert to his pre-Suicide Squad ways without the influence of Amanda […]

REPORT: No New 52 For James Gunn’s ‘The Suicide Squad’

James Gunn‘s The Suicide Squad sounds like it’ll be VERY different from it’s predecessor film, in addition to the recent rumbles of casting changes and possible character breakdowns. According to a report from The Hollywood Reporter, Gunn’s The Suicide Squad won’t be drawing from DC Comics’ New 52 for inspiration or character directions. Unlike David Ayers‘ Suicide Squad, Gunn’s […]

Icon Heroes Releasing Three New DC Statues, Karate Kid Figures Later This Year

Icon Heroes is showing off new products today, including finally revealing their Karate Kid Daniel and Johnny figures. Each will come with interchangeable hands and three different heads. They feature over 25 points of articulation, and Johnny especially features awesome detail work on their gi. They will run you $39.99 each. Also coming from Icon […]

Will Smith Will Not Return for James Gunn’s Suicide Squad

It seems that another member from the first Suicide Squad movie will not be returning for the upcoming sequel by James Gunn. According to Variety Will Smith, who played Deadshot in the first movie, will not retiurn for the next entry in this franchise. While no one has really been confirmed to return just yet, […]

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James Gunn May Direct ‘The Suicide Squad’, Which He Wrote

We are thrilled to report that James Gunn is currently “in talks” to possibly direct Warner Bros. Pictures The Suicide Squad, which Gunn wrote the script for. You may recall the messy business of Disney choosing to fire the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 1 & Vol 2 director, and WB hiring him to write their “relaunch” script for […]