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“Queen” Brings Political Drama, Corruption, And Hacktivism To Kickstarter

One of the latest comics looking for some Kickstarter love is Queen, a new political thriller that tells the story of corruption, hacktivism, and an unelected leader who takes the reins of the UK government. Not a lot unlike the current political situation in the UK. The comic comes from Jamie Me, Bernard Gita, and Sean Callahan. […]





Girl With All The Gifts Review: UK Still Tops With Zombies

With the continued popularity of the Walking Dead, there’s been no lack of zombie films and television shows over the last few years. Unfortunately they’re typically incredibly lackluster, with most just running variations of a handful of well-worn story themes. Sometimes there’s just ones that are exceptionally exciting like Train to Busan, but most are […]

Brexit Has Made The Vive Even Less Accessible In Britain

There are many things that early adopters have to eat when they pick up new technology. Retail prices before any cuts or discounts is one. However, it seems the Brexit has just made some Vive early adopters a little better. It’s been announced by HTC that the Vive is getting a price hike from £689 […]

Brexit Pushes Up Price Of US Comics By Up To 25% In Three Days Time

The collapse of the pound sterling against the US dollar as a result of Great Britain’s referendum result to leave the European Union, has today had its effect on the price of comic books. Diamond Comic Distributors has informed comic book stores that prices have increased as a result of changes in exchange rates, the […]

Concern Over Titan’s UK Reprints Of DC Comics Titles

There is increasing concern regarding Titan Magazines’ UK reprints of DC Comics titles, which sell in British newsagents and comic shops alike. Usually taking a number of issues and packaging them up in a 60-100 page volume, with a number of ongoing strips. It’s a model that Marvel UK/Panini developed in the seventies and has continued in […]

The 2000AD FCBD Comic Will Be Bigger In The UK Than In The USA

Last year, Bleeding Cool ran the story that 2000AD was being dropped from Free Comic Book Day 2016 over issues including the magazine size of the comic book. That decision was reversed, after considerable lobbying from retailers and readers, but changes were made to ensure the decision. Including the comic being shrunk down to traditional […]

Spider-Woman, New Avengers And Star Wars: Kanan Delayed In The UK Next Week

I’m on the train to Thought Bubble in Leeds when the word comes through. Due to a delay at the printers, Marvel titles Kanan #8, New Avengers #3 and the launch of Spider-Woman #1 have been delayed in the UK, so won’t be on sale next Wednesday. British readers should expect instead to see them […]


AMC Launches In The UK With Fear The Walking Dead

Fear The Walking Dead (which we totally scooped existence of earlier this year) launches on Aug. 23rd on AMC in the USA. It will also air on AMC in the UK on 31st August, as they are launching a TV channel on the BT TV Broadband network on 28th August, exclusively to BT customers. Which is […]

#legacy Beats #Horror And #Catfight To Release

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l0hmdqk8NA4[/youtube] The trailer for the party film #legacy has just hit, ahead of release in the UK on 25th June followed by a DVD and digital release on 29th June. The film stars young British talent including Franz Drameh ahead of his debut in DC’s Legends Of Tomorrow and is produced by friend of Bleeding […]

The UK Promotion for Better Call Saul On Netflix Stepped Up A Notch

So I get a package delivered to the front door today. Signed for, I open the bag up to receive… another bag. Leather. very nice. But whose is it? Check the label… James McGill? I know that name. By a different name… Better call Saul! And I could, I have his number… Which got me […]

Titan To Launch Three Doctors Comic For The UK

Titan Comics publish the Doctor Who licensed comic, currently with three ongoing series and a mini-series or ten. Well it looks that for the UK newstand market, they will be reprinting them all together in one comic book. For what looks like £3.99, or around $6. A significant saving on the $12 that the three […]


Mad Men Series 7 Part One And Mad Men 1-6 DVD Box Sets Up For Grabs

Okay, so Mad Men Series 7 Part One (because they are bastards like that) has just been released on DVD and Blu-Ray in the UK from Lionsgate. It’s almost the end… MAD MEN returns for its final season, the beginning of the end to television’s most celebrated show. Created by Matthew Weiner and set in […]

Star Wars VII Is Indeed Filming Under The Code Name AVCO, In The Forest Of Dean

Remember when we said that the new Star Wars movie would be shooting under the name of AVCO, after the cinema that JJ Abrams first saw the very first Star Wars movie? They’re currently shooting in Gloucestershire, England. Which is where one enterprising chap caught this on camera. Big @starwars clue. I’ve found out the […]