The cover to Breathless #1

Breathless TPB Hits Stores Next Month with New COVID-19 Era Relevance

Just like Baron Corbin, the Ratings King of Friday Nights, is my favorite wrestler, comic book writer Pat Shand is probably my favorite comic book writer. That's why The Chadster was really happy to learn that the 2018 comic, Breathless, will be published by Black Mask this September as a trade paperback, and I asked […]

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Watchmen: Damon Lindelof Talks Writers' Room, Having Squid Confidence

While Damon Lindelof has received much of the upfront attention (and deservedly so) for the success of his "remix" pseudo-sequel to The-Writer-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named, David Gibbons, and John Higgins' comic book classic Watchmen, he's never missed an opportunity to give much of the credit to his writers' room: Cord Jefferson, Stacy Osei-Kuffour, Christal Henry, Lila Byock, Carly Wray, […]

World Of Warships Adds German Aircraft Carriers In Latest Update

World Of Warships Adds German Aircraft Carriers In Latest Update

Wargaming has released a new update for World Of Warships as they have brought German Aircraft Carriers into the game. These boats present a new option of air combat as they can deploy small planes to scout or provide a distraction as you get into position. What's more, three new ships will become available with […]

Will DIE-Namite Publish With Or Without Green Hornet?

Will DIE-Namite Publish With Or Without Green Hornet?

When Dynamite Entertainment solicited their upcoming crossover event DIE-Namite, there was a strange disconnect. The solicitation for the first issue talked about Green Hornet and Kato getting involved with Red Sonja – but all the covers featured Red Sonja – and Vampirella. Even with creators reportedly dropping off that series in light of recent issues […]

5 Troubled Movies That Got Kicked While They Were Down By COVID-19

5 Troubled Movies That Got Kicked While They Were Down By COVID-19

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has brought multiple parts of the world to a screeching a halt. The movie industry got hit hard with theaters closing back in March, and while there is a push to reopen now, it might be too soon. A lot of big productions have been shut down or were supposed to […]

Which Pokémon To Use Charged TMs on in Pokémon GO

Which Pokémon To Use Charged TMs On In Pokémon GO

Many Pokémon GO trainers have Charged TMs by the dozen in their Item Bags, eating up space. As a part of our Guides to Pokémon GO at Bleeding Cool, this breakdown of the best move to give the best Pokémon of each type will help players optimize both their bag space and their teams. Keep in […]

Further Delays In Richard Meyer Vs Mark Waid Case

Bleeding Cool has repeatedly covered the legal case between Comicsgate comic book creator and publisher Richard Meyer and comic book writer, editor and publisher Mark Waid. Charges of defamation, both online and at a comic convention in Houston and regarding tortious interference over Antarctic Press' decision to drop the publication of Meyers' Jawbreakers graphic novel were made against Meyer by Waid, and […]

Behind The Scenes: The Umbrella Academy | Podcast | Netflix

The Umbrella Academy Podcast: Gerard Way, Emmy Raver-Lampman & More

For those of you who either wrapped up the second season of The Umbrella Academy already (watching again?) or are choosing to pace yourself and prolong the enjoyment, Netflix is offering a little something special to help enhance the Hargreeves experience. Released every Wednesday between July 29 and August 26, Behind The Scenes: The Umbrella […]

Mortal Kombat Goro Wants His Fatality With Iron Studios

Mortal Kombat Goro Wants His Fatality With Iron Studios

Last year we saw that Iron Studios has gained the license for the hit fighting game Mortal Kombat. Today we get to see the first fighter emerge and he is truly a beast; Goro. This four-armed prince is here to win and nothing will get in his way with this 14" tall statue. He is […]

Stjepan Šejić Debuts The Queen and the Woodborn Today on Patreon

Stjepan Šejić Previews The Queen and the Woodborn On Twitter

Stjepan Šejić is known for looking at the way comics publishing has done things for years, considering their way, and then deciding… nah. The renegade creator recently made Bleeding Cool headlines when he announced his departure from mainstream comics to focus on creator-owned work on the heels of his critically acclaimed Harleen series for DC Black […]

Things to come on WWE Smackdown tonight...

Smackdown 8/7/2020 – These Protestors Are Non-Political, Dammit!

You might think, after witnessing not one but two Baron Corbin matches, and not one but two Sheamus matches, and seeing Alexa Bliss make sweet love to The Fiend in the middle of the ring, that that would be pretty much all the wrestling you could handle for one Friday night. But you'd be wrong. […]

Granblue Fantasy: Versus Reveals Two New DLC Characters

Granblue Fantasy: Versus Reveals Two New DLC Characters

XSEED Games revealed a brand new update for Granblue Fantasy: Versus this week, along with two new DLC characters on the way. Arc System Works and Cygames have been hard at work to keep the game updated and fun for everyone in the middle of figuring out how to navigate fan interest and esports competitions […]

Cauldron Comics Opens In New South Wales, Australia

Cauldron Comics Opens In New South Wales, Australia

Cauldron Comics is a brand new comic shop, opening in Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia. I know very little else about it but it just opened this month, and they do have a Facebook page. They opened up four days ago and it seems to have gone well, posting "Holy smokes batman, what a […]

How Michael Phelps Kept His Mazda Deal By Apologising, Just To China

How Michael Phelps Kept His Mazda Deal By Apologising, Only To China

Chris Fenton, former president of the China-based DMG Entertainment Motion Picture Group, has written a book, Feeding The Dragon, looking at his career, getting American movies into Chinese markets, notably Looper and Iron Man 3. I recently read it, can confirm it is quite the page-turner, and that there are so many nuggets to share. You can follow along […]

The countdown to The Umbrella Academy season 2 continues (Image: Netflix)

Umbrella Academy Getting Figure Line from Boss Fight Studios

Boss Fight Studios has announced that the new hit show, The Umbrella Academy will be getting their own action figures. The team tells if they are big fans of the series and hope to bring these iconic characters to life. The figures are set to release in 2021, hopefully between April and June. The first […]

Marvel, Titan, Dark Horse Release Free Comic Book Day 2020 Digitally

Marvel, Titan, Dark Horse Release Free Comic Book Day 2020 Digitally

Marvel Comics has released their two Free Comic Book Day titles for 2020, digitally, on their Marvel Unlimited server. Though, because they are free, you don't have to be a subscriber to read them. They are also both free on ComiXology. Free Comic Book Day 2020 (X-Men) #1 FCBD is headlined by a brand new […]

Red Dawn 2012 Remake Tainted Sony In China For Years

Red Dawn 2012 Remake Tainted Sony and MGM In China For Years

The 2012 remake of Red Dawn starring Chris Hemsworth centred on a group of young people who defend their American hometown from a North Korean invasion – though it was initially a Chinese invasion. While in post-production, the invading army and antagonists were changed from Chinese to North Korean in order to maintain access to […]

Command & Conquer Remastered Collection Gets A New Patch

Command & Conquer Remastered Collection Gets A New Patch

Electronic Arts, along with Petroglyph and Lemon Sky Studios, have added a new patch into Command & Conquer Remastered Collection this week. The patch was dropped into the game yesterday and with it came a number of new additions. What's special about this patch is that it focuses on adding some of the most-requested items […]

Collector Maniacs, Comic Book Store in Honolulu, To Close

Collector Maniacs, Comic Book Store in Honolulu, To Close

Collector Maniacs is a comic book store in Honolulu, Hawaii. Or at least it was. Eliot Honda posted the sad news to Facebook; Well, cat's out of the bag… Collector Maniacs is closing… It's hard to quantify how special this place is to me. Most see it as a comic book shop. Racks and long […]

Alexa Bliss and the Fiend, sitting in a tree... on WWE Smackdown

Smackdown 8/7/2020 – Alexa Bliss and The Fiend Live Sex Celebration

WWE Smackdown continues to trudge along. Sometimes, don't you just wish a bunch of black-clad hooligans would show up and break things, just for a change of pace? Ah well. For those of you who didn't get enough of Sheamus earlier tonight, this is the part of the recap for you. But first… WWE Smackdown […]

Disney Aristocats Marie Gets Fancy With Beast Kingdom

Disney Aristocats Marie Gets Fancy With Beast Kingdom Statue

The classic animated Disney cat flick Aristocats is back with a fabulous collectible. Set in the 1910 Paris, the white furred kitten known as Marie is ready for her close up with Beast Kingdom. With a new Master Craft Disney statue, The Aristocats Marie has been individually sculpted to perfection. She is posed sitting on […]

Did Wolverine Use Magneto's Helmet As A Urinal?

Did Wolverine Just Use Magneto's Helmet As A Urinal?

Remember how Kevin Smith rewrote a certain classic scene from Frank Miller and David Mazzucchelli's Batman Year One? Is it possible that Marvel Comics may be about to match it. In a recent post with 8 Gossipy Spoilers about the X-Men books, I stated You saw Wolverine get Magneto drunk and use his helmet to ensure […]

Baron Corbin, is the Ratings King of Friday Nights, but maybe Sheamus is the Ratings Prince [WWE Smackdown]

Smackdown #1 in Friday Ratings with Double the Baron Corbin, Sheamus

The Ratings King of Friday Nights has delivered another victory for WWE Smackdown this week. Thanks to an extremely Corbin-heavy show that featured the King in two matches and a backstage segment. Plus, a fourth match ending in interference related to Baron Corbin's feud with Matt Riddle, WWE Smackdown scored a decisive victory in the […]

Brawlhalla Will Be Free-To-Play On Mobile Starting August 6th

Ubisoft Officially Launches Brawlhalla Onto Mobile

This week, Ubisoft finally made the leap to mobile with Brawlhalla as the game has launched in Google Play and the Apple Store. The game is officially free-to-play as you can take on people across multiple platforms with cross-play. Yes, you can fight players across Android and iOS, as well as PC and all three […]

Punchline Vs. Harley Quinn Round 2 in Batman #98

Punchline Vs. Harley Quinn Round 2 in Batman #98…

Batman #98 hits FOC this weekend – as UCS Comic Distributors constantly remind retailers, the deadline is midnight on Sunday. Apparently a few retailers still missed this change last weekend. Anyway, that means an art preview… with the Catwoman getting back to her old self in the Penguin's Ice Palace watching Gotham burn.   The […]

The Boys and The Seven want you wearing your f***ing masks (Image: Amazon Prime)

The Boys & The Seven Want You to Start Wearing Your "F**king Masks"

With Amazon Prime's The Boys ready to take flight with its second season starting September 4, the cast is joining the effort to save some of you from your own worst selves- and keep you from potentially killing others in the process. That's right, The Boys and The Seven are willing to put their serious […]

Tekken 7 Jin Kazama Unleashes the Devil with Storm Collectibles

Tekken 7 Jin Kazama Unleashes the Devil with Storm Collectibles

Storm Collectibles has put up pre-orders for their newest fighter from the hit video game Tekken 7. The devil himself Jin Kazama has arrived and is ready to find a cure for his curse by any means necessary. This figure is highly detailed, fully articulated, and packed with interchangeable pieces. Tekken 7 Jin Kazama will […]

Could Alex Ross Be Coming to DC Comics?

Transformers, Pokemon, Alex Ross – The Daily LITG, 8th August 2020

The world can seem like a terrible and strange place sometimes, but at Bleeding Cool you can still read all about comics, merch, TV shows, games, movies and more. Yesterday, that saw wrestling, Transformers, Pokemon as well as gossip that Alex Ross may be returning to DC Comics. The Daily Lying In The Gutters, remains […]

Sonya Deville trashes Mandy Rose on WWE Smackdown

Smackdown 8/7/2020 – Sonya Deville is the Disney Villain WWE Needs

Well, WWE Smackdown is going to have a hell of a time living up to Raw from earlier this week. Raw really shook things up on Monday, for better or worse. What does Smackdown have in store? You're going to wish you never asked. WWE Smackdown 8/7/2020 Report Part 1 Smackdown starts with a video […]

When Black Market Marvel Bootleggers Disappeared in China

When Black Market Marvel Bootleggers Disappeared in China

Chris Fenton, former president of the China-based DMG Entertainment Motion Picture Group, has written a book, Feeding The Dragon, looking at his career, getting American movies into Chinese markets, notably Looper and Iron Man 3. I recently read it, can confirm it is quite the page-turner, and that there are so many nuggets to share. You can follow along […]

The logo for IDW Publishing is, despite all appearances, not a trash can on fire.

Report Claims IDW Has Fired New Publisher Jud Meyers

Just days after he was placed on administrative leave, which happened just days after he was promoted to new publisher of IDW, Jud Meyers has reportedly been terminated. George R. R. Marston had the scoop over at  GamesRadar, along with an official statement from IDW: "IDW Publishing has parted ways with Jud Meyers and would like […]

High Fidelity will not be getting a second season at Hulu (Image: Hulu)

High Fidelity Star Zoë Kravitz Jabs Hulu for Lack of Diversity

Looks like Zoë Kravitz (Big Little Lies, The Batman) is starting a Top 5 list of things that "suck" and it sounds like Hulu made the cut. Shortly after the streaming service announced that Kravitz's take on High Fidelity would not be getting a second season, Kravitz responded via Instagram with a post thanking the […]

Magikarp Community Day Guide: Don't Miss Shiny Gyarados

Magikarp Community Day Guide: Don't Miss Shiny Gyarados

Today begins one of the strangest events in Pokémon GO history… Magikarp Community Day. This Pokémon may not have been what anyone expected, and it's Shiny may have already been released years ago, but the day may still make a wave with its bonuses, a Special Research story, and the way it may prepare trainers for […]

Far Sector #7 Review: Some Of The Best Sci-Fi Available

Far Sector #7 Review: Some Of The Best Sci-Fi Available

In a "show up and show out" performance, Far Sector #7 pulls out all the stops and nails every single plot point, every character nuance, and every fleeting glance. The facts are these: military veteran and defrocked cop Sojourner Muellin has accepted an experimental Green Lantern ring and an assignment way, way, way out past […]

DC's Stargirl -- "Stars and S.T.R.I.P.E Part Two" -- Image Number: STG113e_0002r.jpg -- Pictured (L-R): Neil Hopkins as Sportsmaster, Neil Jackson as Jordan Mahkent/Icicle, Nelson Lee as Dr. Ito/Dragon King and Joy Osmanski as Tigress -- Photo: The CW -- © 2020 The CW Network, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Stargirl: Important Season Finale Note; Brec Bassinger on "Epic" Fight

With the season finale of The CW and DC Universe's Stargirl now only days away, we're doing something a little different with our preview for "Stars & S.T.R.I.P.E Part Two" so that things stay spoiler-free (preview images throughout and the promo below). After last episode's moral conundrum left things with a lot of floating question […]

Destiny Child Has Received A New Summer Update

Destiny Child Has Received A New Summer Update

SHIFT UP Corporation revealed today that their mobile game Destiny Child has got a brand new summer update to be played. The latest installment for the game is called "A Summer Night's Tale," which will bring players a new and enchanting story as part of the game's second chapter. As you might suspect, you're going […]