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Returning From The Dead Just Got Harder – Hellions #7 and X-Factor #5

The Krakoan resurrection protocols remain a clever bit of meta-narrative in the new X-Men comic books. Dogged for years with a reputation for killing off mutants and then bringing them back to life, the revolving door of death was a trope ridiculed even within the comics themselves, with the constant refrain "I thought you died?" […]

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Impact Wrestling Recap – The Heroism of Eric Young

I'm Jude Terror and this is The Shovel: Impact Wrestling edition, wherein I watch Impact Wrestling so you don't have to. And you don't. Seriously, practically nobody watches this show anymore. It doesn't even chart in the top 150 shows in the ratings. And that's too bad because Impact is really good. Sometimes it's the […]

Tasks and Rewards for Kalos Event Timed Research in Pokémon GO

Tasks and Rewards For Kalos Event Timed Research In Pokémon GO

Along with the Kalos event and Generation Six species entering the game for the first time, an event-themed Timed Research has gone live in Pokémon GO. We have the full tasks and research for the Kalos Event questline here, which all players will receive in their Today View at 10 AM today, December 2nd, local time. […]

From Civil War To Kamala's Law

From Civil War To Kamala's Law – Marvels Snapshot and Champions #2

Today's Champions #3, part of the Outlawed event, sees The Champions being hunted by the government, who seem to have a mole on the inside. And with a mix between a media broadcasting event and a concentration camp going down, which is probably never the greatest of combinations. And it recalls another time, and the […]

Doctor Who: Chibnall Says The Fugitive Doctor was a Last-Minute Creation

Doctor Who: The Fugitive Doctor Was Last-Minute Creation

Series 12 of Doctor Who was a season of big surprises: the return of The Master (Sacha Dawan), the return of the Judoon, the return of Captain Jack Harkness (John Barrowman), and biggest of all, the reveal of a hitherto unknown Doctor, played by Jo Martin before the revelation of the Timeless Child. It turns […]

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Fortnite Launches Season 5 Featuring Star Wars' The Mandalorian

Epic Games launched Season 5 for Chapter 2 of Fortnite tonight with the surprise addition of The Mandalorian from Star Wars. Leading up to the end of Season 4 with Galactus essentially swallowing the world whole, the company gave absolutely no indication as to where it would be going with the game after the event […]

American Horses Get Their Own Graphic Novel - Wild Mustang

American Horses Get Their Own Graphic Novel – Wild Mustang

Chris Duffy and Falynn Koch have a new American history graphic novel with a bit of a difference. It's not about the people who settled the land, or those who were there before, but of the horses that also made the journey. History Comics: Wild Mustang, published by First Second in February 2021, is a […]

Mortal Kombat Producer Gives Update on New Film

Mortal Kombat Considered for HBO Max, With Theatrical Release Expected

The future of cinematic releases continues to change as theater closures increase and box office numbers dwindle.  The shift has essentially gone two routes — either postponing releases until 2021 or released with limited theaters and a hasty release for either VOD or streaming services. So far, films like The Craft: Legacy, Mulan, and Freaky […]

Super Bomberman R Online Is Now Free For Stadia Players

Super Bomberman R Online Is Now Free For Stadia Players

Google Stadia players now have a new game they can play free on their accounts with Super Bomberman R Online. Starting today, anyone who owns a Google Stadia account can instantly play the game right now, no need to buy anything special or do any activations. You can literally jump into the game. In fact, […]

Daily LITG, 2nd December 2020

Rick & Morty & Alex Ross – The Daily LITG, 2nd December 2020

Welcome to the Daily LITG. The world can seem like a terrible and strange place sometimes, but there are highlights. At Bleeding Cool you can still read all about comics, merch, TV shows, games, movies and more. From I Am Not Starfire to Rick And Morty – The Daily Lying In The Gutters remains a […]

The Masked Singer Season 4 "Super Six" (Images: FOXTV)

The Masked Singer S04 Super Six Hit the Stage; Updated Clues: Preview

It's been a long, hard nine rounds, but host Nick Cannon and panelists Jenny McCarthy, Ken Jeong, Nicole Scherzinger, and Robin Thicke have trimmed Groups A, B, and C down to the "Super Six." This means FOX's The Masked Singer is set to welcome Sun, Popcorn, Jellyfish, Crocodile, Mushroom, and Seahorse back to the stage for a semi-final round […]

Espurr Raids are Live in Pokémon GO: Kalos Arrives

Everything Pokémon GO Players Need To Know About Seel

Part of the fun of the main series Pokémon games is the lore of each species, which Pokémon GO recreates with short descriptions in their Pokédex entries. However, looking into the roles these Pokémon play in other games, and even the anime, can enrich the experience of hunting these creatures in Niantic's mobile game. In honor of […]

A Very British Guide To Marvel Comics' The Union #1 (Spoilers)

Piers Morgan? British Guide To Marvel Comics' The Union #1 (Spoilers)

Tomorrow sees the long-awaited publication of The Union #1 by Paul Grist and Andrea Di Vito, with a brand new superhero team for a modern Britain, alongside Marvel legacy hero Union Jack, former holders of that name going back to the second World War. I thought some might appreciate a look ahead with a number […]

Star Wars: The Clone Wars Almost Explained Anakin’s Force Ghost

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Could Have Featured an Anakin Cameo

Star Wars The Last Jedi was chock-full of cameos, easter eggs, and franchise nods, but fans almost had an additional reference that they wouldn't have necessarily guessed. Writer and director of The Last Jedi, Rian Johnson, recently revealed that he did in fact toy with the idea of bringing back Anakin Skywalker as a force […]

Marvel Powers United VR Is Leaving The Oculus Platform

Marvel Powers United VR Is Leaving Oculus In March 2021

Sad VR news today as Oculus and developer Sanzaru Games revealed that they are officially putting an end to Marvel Powers United VR. Oculus users were sent the message you see below this evening, alerting fans that the game is officially no longer downloadable or available for purchase and that it will cease to work […]

The logo for U.S. Open Cricket, an organization we assure you exists, which is teaming with Valiant Entertainment to honor first responders with advertisements for Valiant's D-list superheroes.

Off Brand Superheroes Team with Off Brand Baseball for Circle Jerk

In a press release, we had to read twice to make sure it wasn't one of those "joke" press releases from Bad Idea Comics; Valiant Entertainment is teaming up with the U.S. Open Cricket organization in an event that ostensibly "pays tribute" to first responders during the coronavirus pandemic. The press release explains the premise of […]

Scream 5 Now Titled "Scream", Filming Has Wrapped Up Already

Scream Producer Explains How They Kept Things Secretive On-Set

Now that the highly anticipated film Scream has officially wrapped filming (originally referred to by fans as Scream 5), the suspense has only intensified!  We know that this is a sequel, not a reboot, that the film has a lot of heavy throwbacks to embrace the nostalgia of the almost 25-year-old slasher franchise. One of […]

Rocket League Season 2 Will Officially Start December 9th

Psyonix revealed this morning that they will officially be launching the second season of Rocket League on December 9th. The first season felt like a good warm-up for everyone no matter what platform they were on, and now they're headed into a new season with a theme. The next season is a celebration of music […]

The cover to a brand new Wolverine comic by Chris Claremont, $200 cheap!

Marvel Adds 20-Page Wolverine Story to $199 Chris Claremont Loot Box

In a move that, if we're perfectly honest, is about on par with the value offered for their regular weekly comic books, Marvel Comics has added a brand new 20-page Wolverine story by Chris Claremont to the Marvel Made loot box currently selling for $199. Marvel Made is a collaboration between Marvel and ReedPop to […]

Judy Greer Reflects on the Cult Classic Film Jawbreaker

Judy Greer Reflects on the Cult Classic Film Jawbreaker

At the end of the '90s and on the cusp of the '00s, the cult classic hit Jawbreaker hit theaters with a teen-centric movie that felt like a comedic yet very dark view of the toxicity behind perceived popularity and ego. Starting out about a group of friends prank kidnapping one of their own for […]

Dead By Daylight Launches "A Binding Of Kin" Update

Dead By Daylight Launches "A Binding Of Kin" Update

Behaviour Interactive released a new update into Dead By Daylight today with new additions and a graphical upgrade. The new killer(s) are The Twins, with one brooding big person and a smaller one that flies out at you, while the survivor is Élodie who is basically a loot goblin in the game. The update also […]

The Biggest, Baddest Spoilers for The Walking Dead #192

Daredevil #25 – No One Has Ordered Enough Copies (MAJOR Spoilers)

Yesterday, Bleeding Cool told you that tomorrow's Daredevil #25 might be a little underordered. And that if you were wanting a copy of the anniversary issue by Chip Zdarsky and Marco Checchetto that you might want to order ahead. Well, we didn't know the half of it. If what we understand right now is true, there […]

Armie Hammer at the 2018 Palm Springs International Film Festival Gala at Convention Center on January 2, 2018 in Palm Springs, CA. Editorial credit: Kathy Hutchins /

The Offer: Armie Hammer Starring in Paramount+ "Godfather" BTS Series

When ViacomCBS announced in September that CBS All Access was being rebranded Paramount+ in early 2021 along with intel on five new original series, there was one that caught our eye first: The Offer. The 10-episode scripted limited event series is based on Oscar-winning producer Al Ruddy's extraordinary, never-revealed experiences of making The Godfather. – […]

Espurr Raids are Live in Pokémon GO: Kalos Arrives

Tasks & Rewards For Legacy 40 Research In Pokémon GO

For trainers who have already hit Level 40 in Pokémon GO, the Legacy 40 Research is now available in the in-game Today View. We have the full tasks and rewards for this questline, as well as how this Timed Research, which offers encounters with Deino and Archen, can be attained before it's too late. Let's dive […]

"I Got Screwed" - Alex Ross On DC Comics and Kingdom Come

"I Got Screwed" – Alex Ross On DC Comics and Kingdom Come

Co-creator of Marvels and Kingdom Come, Alex Ross, appeared on John Siuntres' essential podcast Word Balloon in a video interview. In which he stated his displeasure that he is no longer getting paid for designs and character concepts he and Mark Waid created for Kingdom Come and other ideas they've used on the CW TV […]

Saved by the Bell: Elizabeth Berkley Is So Excited in New Trailer

Saved by the Bell: Elizabeth Berkley & Mario Lopez Talk Jessie-Slater

When NBC Universal announced the sequel series to Saved by the Bell was in development, the first major news to come with it was that original stars Elizabeth Berkley Lauren and Mario Lopez would reprise their roles as Jessie Spano and A.C. Slater. The original NBC Saturday morning series paired the two together in the […]

Daybreak Games Has Another Round Of Layoffs

Enad Global 7 Is Set To Acquire Daybreak Games

Daybreak Games is about to have a new owner as Enad Global 7 announced today that they will be acquiring the company soon. Daybreak has had a bit of an interesting history over the years, originally being Sony Online Entertainment until 2015, then sold to Columbus Nova and changed into Daybreak, then recently splitting itself […]

Batman Inc Happened Again - Even If Ghost-Maker Didn't (Batman #104)

Incorporating Batman Incorporated Into Batman #104

Once upon a time, Batman Incorporated was a concept and a comic book from Grant Morrison, in which Bruce Wayne took the Batman franchise global, with international representatives of Batman operating in cities across the world, against a new organisation, Leviathan. Only problem is that the Batman Inc comic book series straddled the New 52 […]

Nancy Drew -- Image Number: NCD_Cast Shot_2119rc.jpg -- Pictured (L-R): Madison Jaizani, Tunji Kasim, Kennedy McMann, Alex Saxon and Leah Lewis -- Photo: Miller Mobley/The CW -- © 2020 The CW Network, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Nancy Drew Season 2 Promo: Are They Ready for What's Waiting for Them?

The CW's surprise hit mystery-thriller series Nancy Drew is only a little less than two months away from a new season and a new mystery. On the season front, the series will also serve as the basis for the spinoff series Tom Swift, announced in October as a backdoor pilot set for the show's second […]

Twitch Reveals Prime Gaming Free Titles For December 2020

Twitch Reveals Prime Gaming Free Titles For December 2020

Twitch has revealed all of the free games and more coming to Prime Gaming for the month of December as they close out 2020. First and foremost, the company is offering up five free games this month as you have a chance to snag Turmoil, Sigma Theory: Global Cold War, HyperDot, Close to the Sun, […]

Namor Dives Deep Into Marvel Continuity Waters For The King In Black

Much has been made of the new King In Black: Symbiote Spider-Man for diving into Steve Ditko eighties Marvel comics and repurposing characters for the story of symbiote and spiders in King In Black. There has even been talk of a certain Steve Ditko issue of Tales Of Suspense from the fifties that may get […]

James Wan Brings In Overlord's Julius Avery For Van Helsing Film

Van Helsing will hunt again. James Wan will produce a new film version of the Monster Hunter for Universal, and he is bringing in Overlord director Julius Avery to helm the project. The script being used is penned by Eric Pearson, by Avery will be giving it his own polish. Little about the film is […]

Galactus Came To Fortnite - And Here Comes Season 2 Chapter 5

Galactus Came To Fortnite – And Here Comes Season 2 Chapter 5

Galactus came to the Fortnite island today, and my youngest daughter was ready. Instead of the popular multiplayer FPS from Epic Games letting us explore the Fortnite island that has been covered with Marvel Comics characters for the past two months, with Galactus finally landing, Iron Man took the battle to the big one. Both in […]

Dan DiDio Has a New Job in the DC Universe

Dan DiDio Makes An Appearance In The Finale Of Metal Men #12

Early this year, Dan DiDio was let go as Publisher of DC Comics. It was quite the thing, but also very much the shape of things to come. A precursor if you will to two waves of DC Comics senior redundancies through the year, alongside the pandemic shutdowns, distributor and printer changes and everything else […]

Liam Neeson Thriller Honest Thief Hits Blu-ray & Digital This Month

Liam Neeson Thriller Honest Thief Hits Blu-ray & Digital This Month

Honest Thief, the latest Liam Neeson thriller/action movie where he has to use a certain set of skills because Taken joke, is releasing for home viewing this month. December 8th digitally, and on Blu-ray/DVD on December 29th, perfect for picking up and watch on New Years' to pass the time until the ball drops on […]

Espurr Raids are Live in Pokémon GO: Kalos Arrives

The Season of Celebration Is Live In Pokémon GO For GO Beyond

The Season of Celebration goes live today in Pokémon GO at 8 AM local time. Rather than an event, this is the first of a new initiative that will divide the game's calendar year into four portions that will mimic real-world seasons. Here is everything we know about the Season of Celebration in Pokémon GO. The […]