What’s The Worst That Could Happen Over Marvel Studios/Comics Split?

Yesterday, Bleeding Cool looked at the causes and timeline of the split between Marvel and Marvel Studios at Disney. We tried to ascertain who was really behind the changes at the company, that saw Kevin Feige heading up Marvel Studios, reporting to Disney rather than to the rest of Marvel, and a split between the… Read more »

What’s The Worst That Could Happen Over Marvel Studios/Comics Split?

DC Universe Rebirth #1 Gets A Third Print, While 2nd Prints For Rebirth Titles, Scooby Doo And More

DC Comics have chosen not to increase the price of the DC Universe Rebirth #1 again for its third print in an attempt to see what they can get away with, so for that we can be grateful. It will remain $5.99. The third printing, on sale on July 6th will have a new Gary… Read more »

DC Universe Rebirth #1 Gets A Third Print, While 2nd Prints For Rebirth Titles, Scooby Doo And More

Dan DiDio, Dorothy & The Case For Kool-Aid – Dr Michael Davis, From The Edge

Michael Davis is an artist, writer, mentor, and entertainment executive. He  wrote a column for Bleeding Cool a few weeks ago that we titled Why Are We Still Complaining About Dan DiDio? Abhay Khosla responded to it on Savage Critic. Today, Michael Davis answers back. Mr. Khosla, I read your piece, The Case Against Dan Didio. I’m… Read more »

Dan DiDio, Dorothy & The Case For Kool-Aid – Dr Michael Davis, From The Edge

For Neal Adams, A Happy Ending To A Megacon Disaster

Earlier today, Martin Dunn tweeted out an appeal to Bleeding Cool. We got in touch. He told us. In a nutshell, I was hosting the last comic related panel of the day and this meant I didn’t get back to the CAE Studios booth until after 5:30pm. The show closed at 5, and I didn’t… Read more »

For Neal Adams, A Happy Ending To A Megacon Disaster

Civil War II And The Shape Of The Marvel Universe Today… (SPOILERS)

Invincible Iron Man, The Road To Civil War II sees Tony Stark, in disguise and wielding a light sabre (don’t ask) discovering another Inhuman who is causing him all manner of grief. If he were the Tony Stark from the films, he might hold a grudge. But, in actual Civil War II, he seems a lot… Read more »

Civil War II And The Shape Of The Marvel Universe Today… (SPOILERS)

DC Rebirth’s Latest Ad Features Superman About To Punch A Child

Steve Cook has worked on comics from 2000AD, Deadline, album covers as well as designing covers and logos for the Big Two. He has also  photographed comic book glitterati over decades, has recreated comic book characters with models and reported on comic shows for Bleeding Cool, He is now an Art Director at DC Comics, and behind the… Read more »

DC Rebirth’s Latest Ad Features Superman About To Punch A Child

In Green Arrow Rebirth, He Literally Calls Himself A “Social Justice Warrior”. And So Does Black Canary.

It’s not every comic book that opens with a reference to singer/songwriter Woody Guthrie. “This Machine Kills Fascists” is what Woody used to have written on his guitar, and it was picked up by others, including Billy Bragg, which is where I encountered it first.   Also, an excellent chance to pay tribute to artist Otto… Read more »

In Green Arrow Rebirth, He Literally Calls Himself A “Social Justice Warrior”. And So Does Black Canary.

Did Green Lanterns Rebirth Just Swipe From Quantum & Woody? Klang!

 Christopher Priest and MD Bright brought us Quantum And Woody for Acclaim/Valiant back in the day. That’s them. Dubbed the world’s worst superheroes, one was a middle class, strait-laced army vet. The other a dropout unable to take anything seriously. Their power set meant that they had to knock energy bands every 24 hours or dissipate…. Read more »

Did Green Lanterns Rebirth Just Swipe From Quantum & Woody? Klang!

Superman Is Dead. And Not Even Superman Can Bring Him Back In Superman Rebirth #1

Batman Rebirth #1 has a scene in which Calendar Man gives birth to himself. Superman Rebirth #1 is all about asking the question of whether the dead, departed Superman of the New 52 Earth can be brought back from the dead, asked by the Superman of the Pre-52 world. After all, he came back from… Read more »

Superman Is Dead. And Not Even Superman Can Bring Him Back In Superman Rebirth #1