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And Finally…The Comics Being Sold To Pay For Breast Enhancement Surgery

Okay, how much this creeps you out will depend upon your mileage. But one eBay comic book seller writes in his item descriptions, Massive Comic Book Selloff! Help me pay for my wife’s implants… Yep! My wife has asked me …

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The Season Between The Seasons – Guggenheim Talks Arrow Season 2.5 Comic

In a conversation with THR, Marc Guggenheim and Keto Shimizu talked about what to expect in the digital first comics Arrow Season 2.5 which focuses on the five months between the end of season 2 and the beginning of season …

Talking Comics – Discussing This Week’s Upcoming Titles From Death Of Wolverine To God Hates Astronauts And Many Futures End

By Randy Young and Chris Hunter Bleeding Cool welcomes the return of Talking Comics, from Excalibur Comics, Cards, and Games in Shreveport, Louisiana, to discuss this week’s upcoming books, speculating about where they are headed, and discuss their favorite storylines. …

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Patrick Blaine’s Painted Hulk Samples Are Amazing

Scanning through Facebook I came across a post by comic artist Patrick Blaine (Green Lantern: Tales Of The Sinestro Corp)… who’s birthday was yesterday, so happy belated birthday… In his post he talks about how he took a couple years …

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Who Knows What Evil Lurks In The Heart Of The Shadow? Part I

The Shadow is a character that has been around for over 83 years and what people know about him varies depending on how old they are. Most know The Shadow as Lamont Cranston, millionaire and man-about-town. He has a network …

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Faster Than A Speeding Bullet – Johns and Romita Jr Give Us The Superman We Need

By Julz Hendricks When I read Superman comics, I forget everything else exists. You can tell me Superman’s origin story every day and I will still tear up and want to read it again. It’s no secret that I was …

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Thor’s Comic Review Column – New 52: Futures End, Doghouse Special, Letter 44, Supurbia Vol. 4

This Week’s Reviews: The New 52: Futures End #17 Doghouse Special #1 Letter 44 #9 Supurbia, Vol. 4 The New 52: Futures End #17 (DC Comics, $2.99) By Graig Kent When I was a kid, a teenager really, I spent …

Did Marvel – And The Daily Show’s Elliott Kalan – Predict Axis?

This is a scene from Marvel’s own parody comic, Marvel Now What #1 published late last year… written by The Daily Show‘s Elliott Kalan. Was that a complete coincidence? Should we look to more parodies to get a better idea …

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Which Wonder Woman Will We See In Batman Vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice? The Comics Choices

By Hilton Collins It was the costume reveal seen ‘round the world—literally. On Saturday morning, July 26, at San Diego Comic-Con, Warner Bros. revealed the first official photo of actress Gal Gadot in the gear she’ll be sporting as Wonder …

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Lying In The Gutters – 1st September 2014 – Taken That And Party!

And… that’s what happens when someone learns today of something you ran back in February, but it makes it to the front page of Reddit… thank you, Brendon. Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week Liam Neeson Says Nobody Gets Taken …

Swipe File: When A Swiper Gets Swiped – Marko Manev And X-Men Days Of Future Past Blu-Ray

This is the cover for the X-Men: Days of Future Past Ultimate Edition. And this is the X-Men inspired piece “Mutants” from Marko Manev from 2011. I think we can all see some similarity there. But don’t grieve too much, Marko …

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Things To Do In New York This Week If You Like Comics

Tuesday, September 2nd The ninety-seventh meeting of the NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium will be held on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 7 pm at Parsons The New School, 2 West 13th Street, in the Bark Room (off the lobby). …

Stan Goldberg Dies, Aged 82

Stan Goldberg, born in 1932, was a comic book creator who worked principally on Archie and Marvel Comics, including contributing to designing the look of Spider-Man and the Fantastic Four, working for as a colourist, penciller and inker. He also …

When A Creator Challenged The Print Sellers At Frank & Son Collectibles

A comic book creator who wishes not to be named visited Frank & Son Collectibles, regarding the selling of artwork owned by creators without their knowledge or permission. He writes, I am writing regarding an experience artist [REDACTED] and I …

Bleeding Cool Bestseller List – 1st Sep 2014 – Batman Eternal Rises Back To The Top

This is the Top Ten Bleeding Cool Bestseller List, as compiled by a number of comic stores from their sales on Wednesday and Thursday. It measures what are known as the “Wednesday Warriors”, those who can’t wait to the weekend …

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Marvel Declines To Answer Questions About Star Wars Royalties

Marvel Comics are to republish Dark Horse Star Wars comics in a new format, Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: The Empire Vol 1, those comics created to follow on from Episode III, Revenge Of The Sith. It will contain the …

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Free On Bleeding Cool – The Blood Queen #1 By Brownfield And Casas

To continue to promote their new DRM-free digital comics, Dynamite has sent us the full first issue of The Blood Queen written by Troy Brownfield and art by Fritz Casas. It’s a unique tale the crosses the historical serial killer …

When Kids Learn Comics Through Superheroes – VIDEO

Kev F Sutherland made the Welsh TV news with his comic book masterclasses. Don’t worry, the camera settles down pretty sharpish.  

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Anthony Horowitz Responds To Philip Morris Over Doctor Who Showrunner Rumours

Yesterday, as part of a series of Facebook posts in which Doctor Who Missing Episode recoverer Philip Morris talked trash about Steven Moffat‘s run on the show, Morris reported what he claimed were well sourced rumours regarding Moffat’s replacement on …

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The SML Podcast – Talking Twitch & Smash Bros. With Our Friend Joe


By Joe Cammisa   Monday night is here and it’s time for The SML Podcast Episode 81: This Episode Has Good Stats here on Bleeding Cool! The show’s guest caller stats rise this week as long time listener and friend …

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Philip Morris Vs. Steven Moffat On Doctor Who Goes Public – And Will Anthony Horowitz Take Over The Show?

When reporting on the as-then-unannounced recovered missing episodes of Doctor Who a year ago, we included some details regarding Philip Morris, then rumoured to be the source of uncovering the episodes, even though he denied it completely. For a few more weeks. …

Doctor Who And The Time Lord Midlife Crisis – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes, We’re just two weeks into the new season of Doctor Who and there are already interesting things happening under the hood. By the second episode, Peter Capaldi is settling into the role and is playing a darker, …

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Did Stan Lee Let The Black Panther Out Of The Bag?

How involved is Stan Lee in the upcoming slate of Marvel movies? Well, if you take it down to the simplest level, he is a very busy older gentleman who does cameos in all of the Marvel Cinematic Universe films. …

The Winter Soldier And Falcon Invade Chicago

It’s Labor Day here in the U.S. so the movie news is a bit light… except for the story of leaked photos… so I figure we’d share this footage of this great panel from Wizard World Chicago with Anthony Mackie …

The Walking Dead Escape – Survivor’s Guilt

Will Romine writes, Hello Friends. A lot of the post San Diego Comic Con glow has worn off.  During those five heavenly days, I participated in The Walking Dead Escape.  I couldn’t tell my story then, but I’m ready now. …

Dave Bautista Talks About A Cut Drax Scene While At FanExpo

As Guardians of the Galaxy became the biggest domestic film of the year, Dave Bautista visited FanExpo this weekend and during a panel talked about a deleted scene where Drax explained his tattoos. The wrestler turned actor said that the …

Saving From The Shadows – Promo Footage For Marvel’s Agents Of SHIELD Season 2

New promo for Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. season 2. Agent Coulson (Clark Gregg) is basically given a pep talk about saving folks from the shadows even if they don’t know it. And Grant Ward (Brett Dalton) grows a beard. Marvel’s …

New Clip And Featurette For The Equalizer

We’ve got a new clip and featurette for the new Denzel Washington film The Equalizer. The movie is directed by Antoine Fuqua and also stars Marton Csokas, Chloë Grace Moretz, David Harbour, Bill Pullman and Melissa Leo. It hits theaters September 26th.

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Stephen Amell Talks Arrow Season 3 at Fan Expo

Diana McCallum writes for Bleeding Cool from Fan Expo in Toronto Stephen Amell took a break from filming season three of Arrow to hit the stage at Fan Expo and drop a few teasers about the upcoming season. Talking about …

Touch Of Cloth Series 4 Goes Sci-Fi And Supernatural?

Touch Of Cloth is a TV series parodying modern crime drama, in the same way that Police Squad did to police shows of the seventies and eighties. Starring John Hannah, Karen Gillan joined the cast for the third series (consisting, …

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Rumors Of Wesley Snipes Returning As Blade

“Some Motherf#@er is always trying to ice skate uphill.” – Blade This may be the case with a rumored 4th return to the Blade franchise for Wesley Snipes. Just prior to the release of Expendables 3, Snipes said to MTV …

When Karen Gillan Shaved Her Head for Guardians Of The Galaxy – VIDEO

Karen Gillan shaved her head to play Nebula in Guardians Of The Galaxy. And she filmed herself doing it. Though if you want to remember her in more hirsute times, here she is in the recorded-a-while-back third series of Touch …

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Meet Mr. Pink, The Companion’s Companion

Last night on the second Peter Capaldi episode of Doctor Who, we got to meet Danny Pink (Samuel Anderson). A former soldier with an obvious case of guilt working at the Coal Hill School with Clara Oswald (Jenna Coleman)… so …

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What To Expect From Michonne In Season 5 Of The Walking Dead

Danai Gurira appears on one of four special Entertainment Weekly covers that just came out to promote season 5 of the Walking Dead. During a photo shoot with the magazine, she was asked what kind of Michonne we could expect …

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TV Teaser For Arrow Season 3

We have a TV spot for the upcoming season of Arrow that starts October 8th. Here we get to see Oliver (Stephen Amell) and Felicity (Emily Bett Rickards) kiss for the first time and both Laurel (Katie Cassidy) and Thea …

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The Slobber-Knocking Wrestling Corner Issue 3: SummerSlam Thoughts, Does WWE Need An Offseason? TNA News, And Your Questions!

By Jeremy Konrad Welcome back, one and all, to the only wrestling column you need to read—here on Bleeding Cool. Lots of things have happened since the last time we spoke, a couple good things, mostly bad (looking at you …