Andi Watson Sells Punycorn Graphic Novel to Clarion

Andi Watson Sells Punycorn Graphic Novel to Clarion

Andi Watson is a British cartoonist and illustrator best known for the graphic novels Glister, Breakfast After Noon, Slow News Day, Geisha and his series Samurai Jam, Skeleton Key, Paris and Love Fights. After initially targeting an adult audience, he pivoted to all-ages/young adults books with the Glister and Princess at Midnightseries published by Image […]

My Hero Academia (Image: Funimation/Bones)

My Hero Academia: Yes, I Know Hating Bakugo Makes Me A Hypocrite

One of the greatest things about My Hero Academia is the writing and along with it, the wonderful characters we have gotten to meet over the years. Despite being good or evil or in-between, they have always had a relatable angle that makes it quite impossible to fully hate each of them. However, there has […]

Poké Spotlight: Getting to Know Machoke Outside of Pokémon GO

Mass Transferring Legendaries & Mythicals Coming To Pokémon GO

In order to transfer Legendary and Mythical Pokémon in Pokémon GO, one must click the creature and manually transfer it, one at a time. This used to be the same way that Costumed Pokémon had to be transferred. Now, in response to requests from trainers, Niantic allows Costumed Pokémon to be mass transferred, offering a warning […]

Obscure Comics: General Mills Presents Batman V Superman Cereal & #2

Obscure Comics: General Mills Presents Batman V Superman #2 & Cereal

There are comic book series almost every comic fan knows, there are comic book characters that most everyone knows, there are specific comic books most every comic reader knows, and then there are the more obscure issues that slip through the cracks. What makes obscure comics so interesting and vital is discovering those books that […]

Nyla Rose will take on Leyla Hirsch on AEW Dynamite next week.

Nyla Rose Drops Out of Dynamite Match Due to COVID Contact

Nyla Rose will not face Leyla Hirsch on AEW Dynamite this Wedensday, the former AEW Women's Champion revealed on Twitter Saturday. Rose says she'll have to enter quarantine after coming in close contact with an immediate family member who tested positive for COVID-19. "A bit of sad posting =\ No easy way to say this so […]

Pokémon Fire Red Sealed 9.4-Grade Copy On Auction At Heritage

Pokémon Fire Red Sealed 9.4-Grade Copy On Auction At Heritage

Heritage Auctions, a renowned auction house in Dallas, Texas that deals in comics, cards, collectibles, and games, has put a rare, sealed 9.4-grade "Player's Choice" edition of Pokémon Fire Red Version up on the auction block. The companion game to Pokémon Leaf Green Version, another game being auctioned until tomorrow, this game will be able to […]

Bleeding Cool's Comic Book and Graphic Novel JobWatch

Bleeding Cool's Comic Book and Graphic Novel JobWatch

  There's a lot of job worries in the comic book industry these days. Comic Book JobWatch is an occasional look at people hiring in the comic book industry at all manner of levels, sales, creation, editorial, production or more. And if you are looking for staff, or know a job going, contact richjohnston@bleedingcool.com with […]

Drag Race

Drag Race Season 13 E03 Review: Pork Chop Queens Become Phenomenal

Last time on Drag Race, the queens were split into two groups – last week the "winner" group got their challenge time and this week, the Pork Chop group of queens finally get their time on the main stage. For the mini-challenge, they have the same "lady and the vamp" look as did last week's […]

Pokémon Leaf Green Grade-9.6 Wata A+ Up For Auction At Heritage

Pokémon Leaf Green Grade-9.6 Wata A+ Up For Auction At Heritage

It can be said that many iconic, well-respected games of our past get remakes. When thinking about the Pokémon franchise, this could not be more true, as many different original games in the main series have received remakes. This has been true of the first three generations of the main series Pokémon games, and it is […]

Scholastic To Publish Megan Peace and David Saylor's Mimi & Penelope

Scholastic To Publish Shauna J. Grant's Mimi & Penelope Graphic Novel

Shauna J. Grant is the comic book creator behind webcomic Princess Lovepon, But she has also had work published in Adventure Time,  Dirty Diamonds, Secret Loves of Geeks, has two graphic novels to be published by First Second including History Comics: Rosa Parks and Claudette Colvin and grabbed a Glyph Awards for Best Artista couple of […]

batwoman

Batwoman Showrunner Caroline Dries: The Bleeding Cool Interview

When The CW's Batwoman kicks off its second season, it won't waste time putting Gotham's new Dark Knight Defender Ryan Wilder (Javicia Leslie) through her paces. With a huge over-arching mystery (What did happen to Ruby Rose's Kate Kane?) looming over it all, Wilder will be taking on the cowl just in time to face […]

Poké Spotlight: Getting to Know Machoke Outside of Pokémon GO

Pokémon GO Machop Community Day 2021 Review

Yesterday was Machop Community Day, the first of 2021's monthly Pokémon GO events. Did the choice of this Kanto Fighting-type Pokémon restore this once highly anticipated event to its former glory? What Worked in This Pokémon GO Event Candy XL: Machop Community Day, and February's Roselia Community Day, will essentially serve two purposes. Newer and more casual players […]

I, Lusiphur #1 cover by Drew Hayes, 1991 Mulehide Graphics.

I, Lusiphur and the Dark Magic Beginnings of Drew Hayes' Poison Elves

Creator Drew Hayes reportedly once described his signature creation Poison Elves as "Elfquest meets Terminator", but another way to look at this seminal product of the early 1990s is as the legacy of not only Elfquest, but also indie touchstones like Dave Sim's Cerebus and even Kevin Eastman's and Peter Laird's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. […]

Napoleon: Netflix Funds Restoration of Abel Gance’s 1927 Epic

Napoleon: Netflix Funds Restoration of Abel Gance's 1927 Epic

Netflix continues to forge ties with every film industry in the world, including France. This week, the streamer announced it would be financing a new restoration of Abel Gance's 1927 silent epic Napoleon. This is part of Netflix's new partnerships with the French National Film Board (the CNC) and the Cinémathèque Française, a non-profit group […]

Poké Spotlight: Getting to Know Machoke Outside of Pokémon GO

Poké Spotlight: Getting To Know Machamp Outside of Pokémon GO

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 […]

Pokémon GO WIll Be Shut Down For Maintenance On June 1st

Deleted Pokémon GO Promises – The Daily LITG, 17th January 2021

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. Whether that's deleted Pokémon GO promises Dave Bautista, manatees and Donald Trump, the Black Comic Book Festival or more, […]

WANDAVISION

WandaVision is a Show about Living in Our Desperate Times Right Now

WandaVision is the first slice of Marvel Cinematic Universe we've gotten for over a year because the Pandemic just shut Movies down. No theatres open, no Black Widow, no summer movie season, no fun escapism at the movies. The world locked down, and everyone ended up stuck at home like a kind of Purgatory. And […]

Blade & Soul Celebrates Its Fit

Blade & Soul Celebrates Its Fifth Anniversary With New Events

NCSOFT revealed details this week of all the events they will be doing to celebrate Blade & Soul's Fifth Anniversary. The free-to-play MMO is throwing a number of events in the game, which you can read about below. But on top of it all, they will be giving away a complete Alienware PC setup and […]

Alex Ross' Astro City Poster Pencils Up For Auction, Only $360 So Far

Alex Ross' Astro City Poster Pencils Up For Auction, Only $360 So Far

I remember this, the Alex Ross Astro City poster popping out of an issue of Wizard Magazine, featuring all the main characters from the series, as a promotional piece that really worked. And the original pencils for that double splash of a poster page, are now up for auction as part of their 2021 January […]

Match Graphic for the main event of Impact's Hard to Kill

Hard to Kill Results – AEW vs. Impact Main Event 6-Man Tag Match

Greetings, comrades! It is I, your El Presidente, simultaneously live-blogging Impact Wrestling's Hard to Kill PPV while fighting for the very soul of the nation. My friends, El Presidente has just pulled off the greatest act of corporate sabotage in the history of socialist revolutions! That's right, my mission at the My Pillow factory was […]

Hero-U: Rogue to Redemption Is Coming To Switch In February

Hero-U: Rogue To Redemption Is Coming To Switch In February

Transolar Games announced that they will be bringing Hero-U: Rogue To Redemption to Nintendo Switch next month. If you've never seen this game before, it's basically what would happen if one of the Harry Potter books had a kid with Quest for Glory. You're going to a university to learn a specific skill set to […]

Buy Yanick Paquette, Humberto Ramos, Leinil Yu Original Art For Cheap

Often I look at the auction pages getting big numbers. But there are some insanely lowe priced for certain comic book pages that cost less than buying their most recent comic books at the current 2021 January 17-18 Sunday & Monday Comics, Animation, Video Games & Art Weekly Online Auction #122103, Take this splash page from Warrior […]

Match graphic for Barbed Wire Massacre at Impact Hard to Kill

Hard to Kill Results – Callihan vs. Edwards Barbed Wire Massacre

It all comes down to this. Welcome to Bleeding Cool's live coverage of Impact Wrestling's Hard to Kill PPV. I'm Jude Terror, and I just want to say, regardless of what my stupid colleague "Chadster" says, lots of people, including myself, believe in El Presidente. And I hope he's doing okay and finds great success […]

Apple Arcade Announces Survival Z Is On The Way

Apple Arcade Announces Survival Z Is On The Way

Apple Arcade revealed this week that they will be bringing Survival Z over to their platform in the near future. The game mixes roguelike and tower defense into one as you will try to save humanity from the brink of disaster after an event leaves a lot of things in shambles. You will play as […]

Robert Fuqua art from Amazing Stories Volume 13 #2, February 1939, Ziff-Davis.

The Fearless Science Fiction Amazing Stories Art of Robert Fuqua

The science fiction pulps of the 1920s and 1930s constitute one of the defining moments of the genre. The artists who illustrated those pulps influenced how we think of science fiction and even science itself to the present day. Even the best-known names who worked in that era — artists like Frank R. Paul and […]

Match graphic for Ethan Page vs. Karate Man at Hard to Kill

Hard to Kill Results – In This Match… an Ethan Page Will DIE!

Howdy folks! The Chadster here! And The Chadster would like to take a moment to apologize for the nonsense you've all had to put up with tonight from that unsavory character El Presidente. Does anybody really believe all that crap he says? He's not invading the My Pillow factory! He's typing this stuff from his […]

Clone Drone In The Danger Zone Is Finally leaving Early Access

Clone Drone In The Danger Zone Is Finally leaving Early Access

Doborog Games revealed this week they will finally be releasing Clone Drone In The Danger Zone out of Early Access. The game has been sitting in Early Access for nearly four years, and while it has posed many a great challenge that is both amazing and ridiculous, there hasn't really been a push by the […]

The King In Black

Wilson Fisk Owns The Copyright To The Thunderbolts?

As revealed in last week's King In Black: Thunderbolts #1, Wilson Fisk is putting a new gang together, villains-turned-heroes for the purposes of the greater good. Basically this is Marvel's Suicide Squad now. And with the Earth being attacked by the great god Knull, covered in symbiote alien goo on the ground, the symbiote dragons […]

Match graphic for Tasha Steelz and Kiera Hogan vs. Havok and Neveah at Impact Hard to Kill

Hard to Kill Results – Taya Valkyrie vs. Deonna Purrazzo

Greetings, comrades! It is I, your El Presidente, simultaneously live-blogging Impact Wrestling's Hard to Kill PPV while fighting for the very soul of the nation. My friends, El Presidente is under fire! Five minutes ago, Nazi security guards became aware of my position and began swinging pillows at me. I beat them back, but at […]

Poké Spotlight: Getting to Know Machoke Outside of Pokémon GO

Pokémon GO Sinnoh Celebration 2021 Event Review

Tomorrow night, the Sinnoh Celebration Event will wrap up in Pokémon GO. This is the second of a series of region-themed weeks leading up to the Pokémon GO Tour: Kanto in February, a ticketed event that seeks to recreate the experience of the original games as a Special Research. Let's see if this Generation Four-themed event was […]

DC Infinite Frontier Preview

First DC Infinite Frontier #0 Preview

Infinite Frontier #0 is out the first week of March (and probably leaked at the end of February) setting up all that is to come for the DC Comics semi-relaunch that month. And we are starting to get a little idea of how it might look. Todd Nauck writes "I am drawing the STARGIRL story […]

Match graphic for Chris Bey vs. Rohit Raju vs. Manik at Impact Hard to Kill

Hard to Kill Results – X-Division Championship Triple Threat

Impact Wrestling's Hard to Kill PPV continues, as does Bleeding Cool's live coverage of the show. I'm Jude Terror, batting cleanup in the coverage lineup tonight. We're more halfway through the show now, and we just got a bonus match. Good to see Matt Cardona in Impact. Poor guy, making two debuts now without any […]

Trails Of Cold Steel IV Will Release April 9th On Nintendo Switch

Trails Of Cold Steel IV Will Release April 9th On Nintendo Switch

NIS America and Nihon Falcom revealed this week that The Legend Of Heroes: Trails Of Cold Steel IV is coming to Nintendo Switch. While we're all waiting to see when the company will drop the PC version onto everyone, we now know that the Switch version will release on April 9th, 2021 for North America […]

DC Graphic Novels & Marvel Figurines From Hero Collector April 2021

DC Graphic Novels & Marvel Figurines From Hero Collector April 2021

Hero Collector, like last month, is early off the blocks for April 2021 solicitations through Diamond Comic Distributors. With a bunch of DC Comics hardcover graphic novels and Marvel Movie figurines. #145 – Aquaman: Time and Tide RRP: €16.99/£11.99 (not US available) SKU: DCGUK145, Barcode: 977205437358445 Format: Hardcover; Print Spec: 175 x 260mm Author(s): Peter David […]

The official logo for Impact Wrestling's Hard to Kill PPV

Hard to Kill Results – What's Jack Snyder Doing in the Impact Zone?!

Howdy folks! The Chadster here! And The Chadster is so, so sorry that you've had to put up with Jude Terror and El Presidente here in Bleeding Cool's live coverage of Impact Wrestling's Hard to Kill PPV. If The Chadster ran things around here, both of them would be banned from the internet and you […]

Mario Kart Tour Kicks Off A New Berlin-Themed Tour

Mario Kart Tour Kicks Off A New Berlin-Themed Tour

Nintendo revealed this week that they have kicked off a two-week Berlin-themed event in Mario Kart Tour for you to enjoy! The event has launched in the game right now with the latest update and will run until January 26th at 9:59 p.m. PT. The update comes with a new course themed like the German […]