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Lois and Clark Team Up for Journalism in Action Comics #1010 This April

Superman and Lois Lane have found themselves separated for much of “The Great One” Brian Bendis’s run so far. First, Lois went to space with Jon Kent and Jor El, and we all know how that turned out. When Lois got back, she kept it a secret at first, causing that whole kerfluffle with the […]

“The Great One” Brian Bendis Teases Things to Come in 2019

Superstar writer “The Great One” Brian Bendis took to Instagram Wednesday to usher in the new year with a series of ten tantalizing teases about what to expect from him in the coming year (and no, going back to Marvel is not one of them). On the post, Bendis set the ground rules: 2019- a […]


Ban These Books: 5 Comics We Should Ban for #BannedBooksWeek [SPOILERS]

Banned Books Week is coming up later this month, a celebration of freedom of speech and the right to artistic expression. But what if banning books is sometimes the right thing to do? While we here at Bleeding Cool support the message of Banned Books Week in general, we’ve given it some thought and come […]

Tom Brevoort is 8 Months Behind on Reading Marvel Comics; Let’s Spoil Them for Him

If you’ve ever wondered why Marvel comics seem to make less and less sense within the shared continuity of their own universe, with characters appearing in multiple books in the same months on completely different adventures and world-threatening events like invading celestial hosts going apparently unnoticed in other titles, perhaps Marvel Executive Vice President Tom […]

Bendis and Snyder Sitting in a Tree T-E-X-T-I-N-G

It’s Summertime, and the smell of fresh reboot is in the air! Superstar writers “The Great One” Brian Bendis and “Scintillating” Scott Snyder both have new comics at DC. For Bendis, it’s Superman and Action Comics, coming off his six-issue Man of Steel mini-series. For Snyder, it’s Justice League. Could we be set to see […]

Is This DC’s TV Commercial for Superman and Man of Steel by Brian Michael Bendis?

Earlier this week, Superstar writer “The Great One” Brian Michael Bendis revealed that DC was producing a television commercial to advertise his upcoming run on Superman and Action Comics. A few days later, DC posted a press release on their website advertising the first issue of both books. Attached was the following video. Is this […]

Did Bendis’s Man of Steel Live Up to the Hype? [Poll] [Spoilers]

All six issues of Man of Steel have been released, which should give us a pretty good idea of what to expect from writer “The Great One” Brian Michael Bendis. Bendis introduced several storylines that are sure to play out in the coming months: Jonathan and Lois’s space road trip with Grandpa, the Metropolis arson, […]

Brian Michael Bendis’s Superman Comics Get a TV Commercial This Summer

DC is pulling out all the stops to promote “The Great One” Brian Michael Bendis‘s Superman comics. According to “The Great One” himself, DC will advertise the Superman titles on television. Bendis tweeted the news: Just approved a cut of the TV COMMERCIAL @DCComics is gearing up for our Superman titles this summer. its the […]

Brian Michael Bendis Went Over His Page Count for Man of Steel #6

Tomorrow, readers of Man of Steel will finally get to see what the hell happened in that flashback sequence drawn by Jason Fabok that’s been repeated in every issue so far, but they’ll also be getting something else as a bonus: free extra pages. “The Great One” Brian Michael Bendis was interviewed by DCComics.com, and […]

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Brian Michael Bendis Will Get His @#$% Together for Creator-Owned DC Imprint

Superstar creator “The Great One” Brian Michael Bendis spoke about his upcoming creator-owned comics to be published under a new imprint at DC called Jinxworld in an interview with CBR Wednesday. According to Bendis, one of the key differences between his creator-owned books under Marvel’s Icon imprint and his new DC Imprint is that, unlike […]

DC Shocker: Bendis Read Superman Back Issues in Preparation for Job

Superstar writer “The Great One” Brian Michael Bendis will shortly not-a-reboot Superman’s continuity with the weekly Man of Steel mini-series launching on May 30th and leading into Bendis’s run as the writer of both Superman and Action Comics. But for DC fans panicked that Bendis will tear Superman’s continuity in half like a rampaging She-Hulk […]



Bendis And Gaydos Bring The Purple Man Back For Marvel Legacy Jessica Jones

The Purple Man will lead even more new cast members for Jessica Jones from “The Great One” Brian Bendis and artist Michael Gaydos when Marvel Legacy hits this Fall. Another day, another round of Marvel Legacy solicitations to be released on a compliant Marvel media partner website. Today’s lucky website is Syfy Wire, and the […]



Improbable Previews: Bendis Builds To Big Blowoff In Guardians Of The Galaxy #16

Every so often, comic book publishers send out previews of upcoming comics without any of the lettering finished. The result, while pretty to look at, leaves readers wondering just what the hell is going on in those pages. Well, wonder no more. Here at Bleeding Cool, we have combined decades of experience in reading comic […]