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DC Cancels Supergirl in May

Twenty-Eight DC Comics Selling Fewer Copies Than Supergirl

So, Supergirl is cancelled with #42 in May. A surprising cancellation, I'll grant you. But if it's a sales consideration… what other DC Comics regular series sell fewer copies? And could they also be in danger? Bleeding Cool added up the card stock combined covers, and here are the titles DC COmics is currently publishing, […]




Tom King Says That Alfred's Death Will Set Up The Events Of 5G

Tom King was a guest on John Sientres' Word Balloon podcast over the weekend. During which he talked about all manner of comics and movie projects, but also the end of his run on Batman and his plans for Batman/Catwoman with Clay Mann. When being asked about his decision to kill Alfred Pennyworth off and […]

Frank Tieri Rewrites the Marvel Universe in Ravencroft

Today's Justice League #39 On Whether Doomsday Clock is DC Canon or Not (Spoilers)

This is a panel from towards the end of today's Justice League #39 by Scott Snyder and Jorge Jimenez. With the Spectre and the Phantom Stranger narrating the nature of the character's reality. 'Events that unfolded outside your purview, some disconnected from your reality altogether but deeply felt and impactful.' It's one of a number […]



Diamond Confirms DC Comics' 5G

"Half-Truths And Misinformation Floating Around" – Dan DiDio on 5G?

Today, addressing comic book retailers on Facebook, DC Publisher Dan DiDio talked about a number of matters (and you can catch up with them all with this handy tag). And he also mentioned what was coming in 2020 and beyond. He was low on specifics – could he have been talking about Bleeding Cool's coverage […]


Doomsday Clock Will Not Completely Line Up With The DC Comics Timeline - Official

Doomsday Clock Will Not Completely Line Up With The DC Comics Timeline – Official

When it was announced, Doomsday Clock, the unauthorised sequel to Watchmen by Geoff Johns and Gary Frank, was also a crossover with the DC Universe. Specifically the very-near-ahead DC Universe, the plan was that as the story reached its conclusion, that the events of Doomsday Clock would marry up with the DC Comics Universe then […]

Making The Wonder Woman Movie Canon With The Comics in the New DC Timeline

Making The Wonder Woman Movie Canon With The Comics in the New DC Timeline

Wonder Woman was first created by William Moulton Marston in 1942, halfway through the Second World War and was initially depicted fighting Axis military forces as well as an assortment of colourful supervillains, although over time her stories came to place greater emphasis on characters, deities, and monsters from Greek mythology. In the DC Universe […]

Gossip: Luke Fox, Jonathan Kent - What DC Comics' 5G is All About

5G and the New DC Timeline Will First Be Seen in the First Three Months of 2020?

Yesterday, Bleeding Cool ran the big 5G, Death Metal, and DC Timeline gossip from across the holiday period. And naturally, I woke up to lots of comments, clarifications, corrections and one or two cuffs around the ear. One such involved Bleeding Cool stating that the first signs of what would be coming in DC's 5G […]



Will Doomsday Clock #12 Set Up DC Comics 5G... But Only in Six Years?

Will Doomsday Clock #12 Set Up DC Comics 5G… But Only in Six Years?

I haven't read Doomsday Clock #12 yet – well, other than the first six pages. But clearly other people have. I know, right? Now Bleeding Cool has been covering in as much depth as we have been able to uncover, something at DC Comics called 5G. We first got a whiff back in June, without […]


5G Aquaman

Earth One Aquaman Being Repurposed by Francis Manapul For DC Comics 5G?

The other day, Bleeding Cool ran some mindless speculation regarding the recent Wonder Woman Annual and how it might potentially feed into DC's 5G which will involve DC Comics relaunching their major characters with new characters in the leads. Luke Fox as Batman, Jonathan Kent as Superman, a child of Captain Boomerang as the Flash, […]