Mayor of Rio de Janeiro Orders Recall of Avengers: The Children's Crusade for Gay Kiss

Avengers: Children’s Crusade Sells Out After Rio Mayor Orders Recall for Gay Kiss

The Amazon Rainforests may be burning at a record rate, but the mayor of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Marcelo Crivella, appears more concerned about the burning passions of fictional teenage superheroes. In a video message posted to Twitter Thursday, Crivella ordered the organizers of the 19th International Book Biennial of Rio de Janeiro to collect […]

Wiccan and Hulkling Return in Death's Head #1 [Preview]

Wiccan and Hulkling Return in Death’s Head #1 [Preview]

Death’s Head #1 launches next week, a 4-issue mini-series bringing back the classic British comics bounty hunter. But Death’s Head isn’t the only one returning in this series, which opens with the titular robot showing that he is a very particular music critic. But there are some other attendees at the concert, conveniently taking a […]

Now Wiccan Joins Marvel's No Compromise, No Mercy Teasers

Now Wiccan Joins Marvel’s No Compromise, No Mercy Teasers

Following up on teasers earlier today starring Blade and Spectrum, Marvel has now added Wiccan to the list of characters taking part in whatever Marvel is planning to reveal on Tuesday. Marvel kicked off this round of teasers early Wednesday morning with a Blade teaser, accompanied by the tagline “No Compromise. No Mercy.” This led […]

MCM London Comic Con – The View From The Comic Village

The weekend just gone saw the MCM London Comic Con event at the Excel Exhibition Centre in the London Docklands. The largest comic con on the UK calendar, and reportedly even one of the largest in the English speaking world, MCM London can be a very promising prospective for the many indie creators on the […]

When Did Wiccan Lose His Flight? And What Does It Mean For The Marvel Universe?

In the recent New Avengers launch, all the character get anti-gravity belts to fly with. Leading Wiccan to be rather unnerved by the whole experience and to say, As FemmesInTheFridge asks “couldn’t Wiccan fly in every book he’s been in?” Pretty much…. And a quick check with the wikis… Flight: Wiccan can engage in self-propelled […]

Hero For A Day – The Lament Of A First Time Cosplayer At New York Comic Con

By Timothy Carson I’ve always had this dream that I’d someday be surrounded by a horde of adoring fans, clawing and pushing one another to simply bask in my presence. They’d hang on every word, laugh at all my jokes, and practically faint at the sight of my dashing, debonair smile. Then reality set in. […]

Bleeding Cosplay – From Hulkling & Wiccan To Dragon Ball

Each week Bleeding Cosplay Senior Cosplay Correspondent Ian Mageto features individuals who not only love cosplay, but also bleed it. If you would like to have your work featured please send a high resolution image to crazycozplay@gmail.com  as well as any social media links and photographer credit. Like these folks did. To see more of Ian’s cosplay coverage […]

Tales from the Four-Color Closet – LGBTQ Young Avengers

By Joe Glass Well, it’s finally over. Tumblr is in tears, critics are applauding, and fans all over kinda wish it wasn’t so. The critically acclaimed and fan-favourite run on Young Avengers by Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie et al. is finished, with a wonderful, heartfelt and fun farewell to a team they’ve been working […]

Kieron Gillen Talks Young Avengers, Indeed, It’s Difficult To Get Him To Stop.

For the last few weeks, Kieron Gillen has been writing about the cast of his new comic with Jamie McKelvie and friends, Young Avengers, commentary and soundtracks. It comes out tomorrow. So here are a few snippets from each with links to the main events. Marvel Boy Noh-Varr has two saving graces. Firstly, he hasn’t […]

Friday Runaround – More Insidious Than Syphilis No More!

THE WIRED Wired runs Alan Moore’s essay from Occupy Comics; The field of comics, formerly regarded as a more insidious threat to young minds and public morality than syphilis, has currently attained a level of propriety which it seems anxious to maintain. Having at last apparently become a critically-accepted and occasionally lucrative component of the […]

A New Warriors Three Book From Marvel NOW? With Wiccan, Loki And Miss America?

Bleeding Cool have written a number of stories based on sources, hidden deep within Marvel Comics, looking at the upcoming Marvel NOW! comics (they have to announce Wolverine by Frank Cho sometime, right?) This is not one of those articles. This is just looking at a picture and saying what it shows and then surmising […]