Top 5 Movies That Should Get a Licensed Comic Book

Top 5 Movies That Should Get a Licensed Comic Book

In Bleeding Cool's earlier piece about why licensed titles are one of the best gateways for new readers into the wild world of comics, we sang the praise of some great TV shows that have been continued or adapted into the graphic medium. We followed up with a list of TV shows that are perfectly […]

A look at The Boys Season 2 (Image: Prime Video-screencap)

The Boys Season 2: Jeffrey Dean Morgan Loves Him Some Love Sausage

Okay, we need to get that whole thing about spoilers out of the way first, because there's no way to discuss what we're about to discuss without spilling some serious intel on this weekend's episode of Amazon Prime's The Boys." So if you haven't seen "The Bloody Doors Off" yet, now would be a good […]

Transformers Prime Hades Megatron and More Specialty Packs Coming Soon

Transformers Prime 10th Anniversary Reveals Include Hades Megatron

Hasbro is celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the first season of the Transformers: Prime next year. Announced during Pulse Con 2020 that some new special reissue figures are on their way. Starting things off first is the Transformers Prime Hades Megatron who is getting his first US release. This special 2-pack includes the mighty Megatron […]

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Obscure Comics: The Dark Knight & The Dark Knight Rises Prologues

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 […]

Drag Race Season 9 Rewatch Review (Image; VH1)

RuPaul's Drag Race Season 9 Ru-watch Finds Our Queens Going Gaga

I vaguely remember watching RuPaul's Drag Race season 9 as it aired though I'm not sure I saw all the episodes at the time, which makes this season perfectly primed for a rewatch! The ninth season brought us back "Miss Cu-Cu" herself, Cynthia Lee Fontaine is back and outrageous as ever. Speaking of being back, […]

Shiny Lapras Raid Guide for Solo Pokémon GO Trainers

Shiny Lapras Raid Guide For Solo Pokémon GO Trainers

Lapras is currently in Pokémon GO raids as part of the Mega Buddy Challenge event which spotlights "big" Pokémon. As a Tier Three raid boss, this popular Water/Ice-type Pokémon from Generation One can be defeated by solo trainers. This raid rotation will leave with the end of the event on Monday night, so if you're […]

This Week, Marvel Comics #1000 Page Ties In To X Of Swords (Previews)

This Week, Marvel Comics #1000 Page Ties Into X Of Swords (Previews)

This was the Jonathan Hickman 1995 page from Marvel Comics #1000, drawn by Dustin Weaver. And published on August 28th, 2019, thirteen months ago. And in a months time, interacting directly with the current continuity in X-Men #13. We have seen the original Four Horsemen, reflected in that puddle of blood, through the Dawn Of […]

Saturday Night Live returns to Studio 8H for Season 46 (Image: NBCU)

Saturday Night Live Goes Dramatic Signaling Season 46 Studio 8H Return

NBC's Saturday Night Live is leaving the "home editions" behind and returning to Studio 8H to kick off its 46th season on October 3rd (the first of the month's five planned episodes), and it's doing so in style. We have a new Joe Biden, three new featured players, SNL alumnus Chris Rock (Fargo) taking over […]

Puzzle Adventure I Am Dead Launches on PC and Switch This October

Puzzle Adventure I Am Dead Launches on PC and Switch This October

I Am Dead is an intriguing puzzle game that's all about exploring the afterlife. It's headed to both PC and Switch next month, as publisher Annapurna Interactive just revealed, and you can go ahead and check out a new trailer for the upcoming title right now to see if it's something that's up your alley. […]

Piranha Comics Wants To Employ Former Comic Shop Employees In London

London has had a number of comic book stores over the years, some have been and gone. But Piranha Comics, with stores in Kingston Upon Thames, Bromley and soon in Watford is looking to find folk who used to work in those stores and maybe get them back into the game. I had a meeting […]

Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness | Teaser Trailer | Netflix

RESIDENT EVIL: Infinite Darkness: Netflix Previews 3DCG Anime Series

When Netflix dropped details on a new "Resident Evil" series, we assumed that some extra intel was being dropped for the upcoming live-action series from Andrew Dabb (Supernatural) and Bronwen Hughes (The Walking Dead, The Journey Is the Destination) that was announced last month. Surprisingly, it wasn't. The streaming service surprised anime fans as well as […]

Brigandine: The Legend Of Runersia Will Hit The PS4 In December

Brigandine: The Legend Of Runersia Will Hit The PS4 In December

Japanese developer Happinet revealed this week that Brigandine: The Legend Of Runersia will be released on the PS4 in December. The last time we heard about the game, it had received a demo on the Nintendo Switch back in April 2020. Now we know the game will be released first on the PS4 on December […]

Scout Comics Inks Distribution Deal with Simon & Schuster

Scout Comics Inks Distribution Deal with Simon & Schuster

It seems like every day a new comics creator, often a veteran of the craft, takes to social media with lofty ideas of how to fix the industry's readership problem. Often, the focus of their ideas are bookstores and how to get people who don't frequent comic shops to read comics. Scout Comics has attempted […]

WWE Star Dave Bautista is outspoken about his dislike of Donald Trump.

Why We Want Team Bautista vs Team Trump at WWE Survivor Series

This website has long believed that a nonstop stream of political tweets from WWE and Hollywood star Dave Bautista have been building to a big WrestleMania match between Bautista and fellow WWE Hall-of-Famer President Donald Trump at WrestleMania. But what if this isn't just a one-off match the two wrestling stars are building toward, but […]

Numskull Reveals Its New Nintendo Switch Steering Wheel

Numskull Reveals Its New Nintendo Switch Steering Wheel

Numskull revealed a new official Nintendo product this week as they have made a new Nintendo Switch Steering Wheel. Unlike previous versions where it's just been a wheel unto itself to add the joy-cons in, this is a full-on attached wheel with suction cups to keep it mounted to the surface you're playing on. Complete […]

Image Comics Tell Retailers That The Scumbag is The New Deadpool

Image Comics Tell Retailers That The Scumbag is The New Deadpool

Deadpool was co-created by Image Comics founder Rob Liefeld. So they might know a thing or two about him. And it's a way for Image Comics' marketing team to tag the upcoming launch of The Scumbag, a new comic book series written by Rick Remender – who used to write Deadpool as well, in the […]

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Is Batman Just a Fascist Fantasy Now? (With DS9 Artist Greg Scott)

Jason is joined by Deep Space 9 artist Greg Scott to discuss the new trailer for Matt Reeves' 2021 film The Batman starring Robert Pattinson. Specifically, we debated whether Batman has gone off the rails of heroism. In the trailer, Pattinson's dark knight detective is shown beating a gang member to death and calling himself "vengeance." How is […]

Developer Moonlit Reveals Model Builder During TGS 2020

During Tokyo Game Show 2020 this year, indie developer Moonlit decided to show off their latest game, Model Builder. As you might suspect from the images below, this is a hobbyist's wild dream game as you will be building models both from kits and from scratch using all of the stuff around you. From the […]

The Daily LITG 27th September 2020

Gerry Conway, Pokémon GO Again in Daily LITG 27th September 2020

Welcome to the Daily LITG. The world can seem like a terrible and strange place sometimes, but there are highlights. And at Bleeding Cool you can still read all about comics, merch, TV shows, games, movies and more. Whether that's Gerry Conway remaking the comics industry or running around chasing Pokémon Go. The Daily Lying […]

Relativity, the BBC's Finest Sitcom of Late, Streeis Free, Streaming, Globally

Relativity, the BBC's Finest Sitcom of Late, Streaming Globally, Free

Relativity is a BBC sitcom written by, and co-starring, Richard Herring that takes some aspects of his own life but creates a multi-generational epic that is just as convoluted as the likes of HBO's Succession (also, weirdly, written by British comedian) but on a far more personal level. It begins with Herring's character, Ian (a […]

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Ba-Ri & Heilang Have Been Added To Shadow Arena

Pearl Abyss has added a new character to the Early Access version of Shadow Arena as you can now play with Ba-Ri and Heilang. This is going to be a very different character than what you're used to in the arena as Ba-ri commands her faithful beast companion Heilang to perform devastating combo attacks, while […]

Doctor Who Comics Team Bring Death To Life

Doctor Who Comics Team Bring Death To Life

Comic book writer Rik Hoskin writes: for Bleeding Cool: With lockdown upon him, veteran Doctor Who comics artist Russ Leach decided to turn his furlough time to creating the most ambitious graphic novel he'd ever attempted. The result is 80-plus pages of full colour, perfect bound graphic novel mayhem, comprising of a 60-page story and 20-page […]

The Fast and the Furious Didn't Age Well, But We Still Love It

The Fast and the Furious Didn't Age Well, But We Still Love It

First things first: I love the Fast franchise. This is not a hit piece taking down the movies. That said…2001 was a long time ago, which is when the first movie graced our cinema screens. Have you rewatched it recently? The Fast and the Furious still good in a trashy way…but it hasn't exactly aged well. […]

Shiny Blastoise, Charizard, & Venusaur in Pokémon GO Photobombs

What Are the Shiny Rates For Mega Raids In Pokémon GO?

The Pokémon GO community was taken aback during the release of Mega Raids, and not just because of the backlash due to the Mega Energy system. This new tier of raids had suddenly made evolutions that had been formerly Shiny-locked available to encounter as Shinies. It began with Charizard, Blastoise, and Venusaur, but now the addition of […]

Mujirushi: The Sign of Dreams is Naoki Urusawa's Oddball Heist Comedy

Mujirushi: The Sign of Dreams is Naoki Urusawa's Oddball Heist Comedy

Mujirushi: The Sign of Dreams is another unusual manga by Naoki Urusawa. It's a satire about dreamers and con men, an art heist caper, a Magical Realist tale about romantic yearning, art lovers, and second chances with some political commentary thrown in. It's like a stew cooked from lots of leftover ingredients and spices. Kumiko […]

Viewer Beware: Top 5 Goosebumps Episodes

Goosebumps Top 5 Eps That Still Have Us Hiding Under the Blankets

If you're like me, the show Goosebumps was originally a staple on your bookshelf before it was twenty minutes of a visual haunting. Not much was available in the realm of horror for kids on television, so when this R.L. Stine classic series of stories came from the page to the small screen is was big […]

ZEXAL World Is Coming To Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links Next Week

ZEXAL World Is Coming To Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links Next Week

Konami revealed this week that Yu-Gi-Oh! ZEXAL will be coming to Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links on both PC and Mobile on September 29th. The game will be bringing many of the characters, settings, cards, creatures, and more from the anime spinoff series for you to dabble with. As well as more new content will be available, […]

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Empyre Fallout: Fantastic Four #1 Review: Profiteer Goes Full Karen

Empyre was billed as an Avengers/Fantastic Four event, but the main title felt a bit light on the latter. Now, the same week as Al Ewing wraps up the Avengers side of things with Empyre Aftermath: Avengers #1, writer Dan Slott and artist Sean Izaakse team up to deliver another epilogue with Empyre Fallout: Fantastic Four #1. While Ewing's issue focused on […]

New Extra Long Tenet Behind-The-Scene Featurette

Is Christopher Nolan's Tenet Failure at US a Bad Omen for Cinema?

It's no secret Christopher Nolan's Tenet endured its harshest test as a blockbuster theatrical-exclusive blockbuster on the front line. There are harsh truths to accept that the September 6th release of the film is marred with difficulty as cinemas at the local and national levels have been slow to recover to anything resembling normal during […]

Symphony Of The Mask Is Now Available For Cadence Of Hyrule

Symphony Of The Mask Is Now Available For Cadence Of Hyrule

Cadence of Hyrule: Crypt of the NecroDancer Featuring The Legend of Zelda finally got its third DLC pack this week. Brace Yourself Games has released Symphony Of The Mask, in which Skull Kid makes his "triumphant" return to the game with his pension for masks and that weird giggle. Known best for being one of […]

New Look For Cassandra Cain and Stephanie Brown Revealed (Spoilers)

New Look For Cassandra Cain and Stephanie Brown Revealed (Spoilers)

We mentioned a few weeks ago that Cassandra Cain and Stephanie Brown were getting new looks and/or new identities from DC Comics in 2021. As with Poison Ivy, it seems like it will be happening sooner than that. In a certain Joker War Zone published next week. Hence why there are one or two leaks […]

Yuko Takeuchi, 40, Star of The Ring and Miss Sherlock, passes away

Yuko Takeuchi, 40, Star of The Ring and Miss Sherlock, Passes Away

Popular actress Yuko Takeuchi has passed away at age 40. She was found in her Tokyo home on Sunday by her husband, actor Taiki Nakabayashi. According to the Japan Times, The Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department has launched an investigation and suspect suicide. No suicide note was found. Her passing comes eight months after she gave […]

TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL SIGN on Spring Studios Building in Tribeca Manhattan. Editorial credit: Chie Inoue / Shutterstock.com

Tribeca Games Announces First-Ever Call For Submissions

The Tribeca Film Festival is expanding its programming as Tribeca Games calls for submissions for the first time. For the 20th anniversary of the event, the festival will be taking game submissions to be a part of their program, opening the door for more interactive programming than it did before, and also honoring titles that […]

John Sanders Tell-All Book About Action and Other UK Comics Secrets

John Sanders Tell-All Book About Action and Other UK Comics Secrets

John Sanders was the editorial director at British comic and magazine publisher IPC/Fleetway in the seventies and eighties, publishing a tonne of British weekly comic books, including 2000AD. He was also the editor of Action, the controversial and early-cancelled comic book that directly paved the way for 2000AD. He hired many famous British comic book […]

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The Comey Rule Teaser: Connecting the Dots Between Comey and Trump

Viewers will finally get a chance to see Jeff Daniels (The Newsroom) as former FBI head James Comey and Brendan Gleeson (Mr. Mercedes) as Donald Trump when Showtime's limited series adaptation of Comey's New York Times bestselling book A Higher Loyalty (as well as additional interviews) The Comey Rule begins its two-night run. Previously, viewers were offered […]

Power Rangers Lightning Collection/Retro Figure Reveals From Pulsecon

Power Rangers Lightning Collection/Retro Figure Reveals From Pulsecon

Power Rangers fans were spoiled this afternoon with a ton of new news from Hasbro's Pulsecon. A ton of new figures and lines were shown off, including two new spin-offs to the popular Lightning Collection, and like most Hasbro brands, a new Retro line that will be coming to Walmart. There were also teases and […]