Some Thoughts On The Seeds

Some Thoughts On The Seeds from Dark Horse Comics

It's dangerous to buy anything on name value alone (just ask Cyberpunk 2077 players), but sometimes, a person can be tempted. The Seeds, a comic from Ann Nocenti and David Aja, is that temptation. Nocenti's a world-traveling comics veteran, and Aja, you know, from his trend setting work on Marvel's Hawkeye. Eagle-eyed readers will note […]

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WandaVision: Elizabeth Olsen Explains Her Sokovian Continuity in MCU

As massive as the Marvel Cinematic Universe is, there's bound to be some cognitive dissidence along the way. Among them is the inconsistent accent of Wanda Maximoff (aka Scarlett Witch), played by Elizabeth Olsen, now starring in WandaVision. Originally introduced in Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014) as a teaser with her brother Pietro Maximoff […]

Kitsune Games Reveals That Kitsune Tails Is Coming In 2022

Kitsune Games Reveals That Kitsune Tails Is Coming In 2022

Kitsune Games, makers of Super Bernie World, have announced their next game coming next year with Kitsune Tails. A little on the nose as far as the title goes, the game is being made in conjunction with MidBoss and console publisher Ratalaika Games as a throwback platformer title themed off of the beloved Japanese mythology. […]

Haha! Not Just Another Clown in Comics Story

Haha #1: Image Comics Twists the Funnyman Trope

Bart lives a good life. He has a house, wife, kids, and a cute little dog who likes to chew on his shoelaces. His profession's actual reality only shadows the pride he feels in his day-to-day life; it's Bart's last day as a clown, and his family couldn't care less about him. The niche of […]

Y: The Last Man: Marin Ireland Offers FX on Hulu Series Filming Update (Image: FX on Hulu)

Y: The Last Man: Eliza Clark & "Friend" Signal Return to Production

The last time we checked in on FX on Hulu's live-action series adaptation of Brian K. Vaughan and Pia Guerra's acclaimed comic book series Y: The Last Man, viewers were getting a look at the series' official logo font/artwork before writer, executive producer, and showrunner Eliza Clark (Animal Kingdom, The Killing) and the team were […]

Renegade Game Studios Announces Hadrian's Wall

Renegade Game Studios Announces Hadrian's Wall

Renegade Game Studios announced they have a new title on the way in 2021 as they will be releasing Hadrian's Wall. The game has a pretty awesome concept behind it as it is set in the North end of Britannia in 122 AD while the Roman Empire was still spread across a good chunk of […]

Batman #386 featuring Black Mask, DC Comics 1985.

The Hard Boiled Inspirations of Batman Villain Black Mask

There's been quite a lot written about the rise to prominence of DC Comics character and Batman villain Black Mask in recent years — and for good reason.  The character's rise from relative obscurity in 1980s DC Comics to major fixture of the DCEU across comics, games, TV, and film is impressive indeed.  Created by […]

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PG: Psycho Goreman – The Story of a Boy and Girl and their Evil Alien

This week Jason chats with Steven Kostanski, writer and director of the Horror/Comedy PG: Psycho Goreman, which RLJE Films will release in theaters, on-demand, and digital on January 22, 2021. The film stars Matthew Ninaber (Transference), Nita-Josee Hanna (Books of Blood, 4teen), Owen Myre ("NOS4A2", Alternate Ground), Adam Brooks (The Return Father's Day), and Steven Vlahos ("Alien House," The Apprentice). The studio describes the film […]

Call Of Duty League Reveals Plans For The 2021 Season

Call Of Duty League Reveals Plans For The 2021 Season

This past week, Activision Blizzard revealed the plans for the 2021 season for Call Of Duty League, including the opening weekend details. As you might suspect, this season will be completely different compared to the inaugural season, primarily because player will be operating with the Black Ops Cold War setup instead of Modern Warfare, but […]

Marvel Omnibuses – Kull The Destroyer & Aliens: Original Years Vol 2

Marvel Comics has announced two August 2021 Omnibuses, one by press release, the other by The Uncanny Omar's YouTube channel, Kull The Destroyer Omnibus and Aliens: The Original Years Omnibus Volume 2… covers and content details below. Kull The Destroyer Omnibus will follow Kull: Savage Sword The Original Marvel Years Omnibus out in May. The […]

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Walker: The CW Shares New Preview Images for Jared Padalecki Series

With now only a few days to go until the premiere of The CW and Jared Padalecki's Walker, viewers have been given a look at Cordell Walker's (Padalecki) tragic backstory and his efforts to turn his life around, as well as the friends and family (and foes) who will populate his world this season. Now, the […]

Poké Spotlight: Getting to Know Machoke Outside of Pokémon GO

The Unreleased Unova Shinies In Pokémon GO – Part Four

Even though the Unova Region has only been released in Pokémon GO for just over a year, many of its species have already debuted their Shiny forms. Even though many Shinies remain unreleased, they are in the game's code and available for us to see. Let's take a look at some Unova Shinies that have […]

Seven Secrets #6 Review: It's Time To Get Weird

Seven Secrets #6 Review: It's Time To Get Weird

The wolves are at the gate, and the secrets are in danger, with the people charged with protecting them between a rock and a hard place. This amazing issue does the impossible: taking the brilliance of this already epic series and kicking it up into a wholly unseen and unexpected level. The Order that protects […]

The Mandalorian: Mark Hamill Thanks Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni

The Mandalorian: Mark Hamill, Peyton Reed Tweet Heartfelt Messages

Seldomly do we ever get our chance to meet our heroes let alone work with them, which is what happened between Ant-Man franchise director Peyton Reed and Star Wars actor Mark Hamill. Fans got to see the triumphant return of Hamill's Luke Skywalker in all his Jedi glory on the Disney+ series The Mandalorian in […]

Blue Fire Is Headed To PC & Nintendo Switch On February 4th

Blue Fire Is Headed To PC & Nintendo Switch On February 4th

Graffiti Games and Robi Studios revealed that Blue Fire will be getting released on both PC and the Nintendo Switch in early February. The 3D action-adventure title has been teased for a bit, but we haven't had much info on it beyond the intial teaser until now. The crux of the game will have you […]

What Price Anthologies for DC Comics -  And The Creators?

What Price Anthologies for DC Comics – And The Creators?

Bleeding Cool has pointed out that DC Comics appears to be moving closer to an anthology model of publishing. Both in Future State and the comics to follow, there is a definite switch from a 20 pages-for-$3.99 model to a 60 pages-for-$7.99 price point. This is more like European publishing model for the newsstand. It […]

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The Boys Season 3: Eric Kripke Knows How to Get You to "Herogasm"

If you're a fan of Amazon Prime's The Boys, then this year just keeps getting better and better. Following up on the news that the Craig Rosenberg-directed "Payback" would be kicking off the third season, Claudia Doumit and Colby Minifie were on board as series regulars, and Jack Quaid confirming that the crew is starting to […]

Yu-Gi-Oh Blue-Eyes White Dragon Powers Up with First 4 Figures

Yu-Gi-Oh Blue-Eyes White Dragon Powers Up with First 4 Figures

First 4 Figures has unveiled another version of their You-Gi-Oh Blue-Eyes White Drago statue. Just like before, there will be two statues offered, allowing collectors to choose between silver and white color variants. The dragon will be getting new head sculpts, a light-up display base, and dynamic pose that will really destroy the competition. The […]

DC Comics Future State Week Two

Future State Tops Bleeding Cool Bestseller List – Dark Detective #1

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 is known as the "Wednesday Warriors", those who can't wait till the weekend to get this week's comics. Though thanks to DC, Tuesday Titans too.  If any other […]

The Umbrella Academy returns for season 3 (Image: Netflix)

The Umbrella Academy: Min Posts No-Context Image to Describe S03 Mtgs

Okay, this is a quick but fascinating (and slightly mysterious) update on how things are chugging along when it comes to the third season of Netflix's The Umbrella Academy. Recently, we've been covering the big casting news on who will playing the Sparrow Academy (more on that below) as well as how the cast is shifting […]

New Star Wars Stormtrooper Themed Lightsaber Embraces the Dark Side

New Star Wars Stormtrooper Themed Lightsaber Embraces the Dark Side

We return to the original Star Wars Saga as new lightsabers are starting to hit stores from Hasbro. These lightsabers are not your usual designs as they are all feature character-themed sculpts. All four of these sabers are part of the new Lightsaber Squad series that turns Darth Vader, R2-D2, Luke Skywalker, and the Stormtrooper […]

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 […]

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The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift Slows The Whole Franchise Down

Welcome back to my rewatch series of the Fast and Furious franchise – it has been a while, but honestly, I knew Tokyo Drift was going to be a bit of a chore and require quite a bit of inebriation on my part to sit through it. It's a high-budget, low-IQ generic action movie, but […]

Curious Expedition 2 Will Be Released For PC On January 28th

Curious Expedition 2 Will Be Released For PC On January 28th

Thunderful Publishing reveals last week that Curious Expedition 2 will be released onto PC first on January 28th, 2021. We last saw the game over the summer when developer Maschinen-Mensch showed it off as one of the many, many, many summer gaming streams to debut new content. Now we know the company will be releasing […]

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 […]

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Batwoman Season 2 Preview: Ryan Wilder Test-Drives Kate's Old Batsuit

If you haven't been able to tell by the number of previews that have been released for the series' second-season return, The CW's Batwoman wants viewers to know that there's a new dark knight defender patrolling the streets of Gotham- and it's definitely not Kate Kane (Ruby Rose). So as Kate's friends and family search […]

Rogue Heroes: Ruins Of Tasos Launches A Free Nintendo Switch Demo

Rogue Heroes: Ruins Of Tasos Launches A Free Nintendo Switch Demo

Some fun news from Team17 as they have loaded a free demo of Rogue Heroes: Ruins Of Tasos onto the Nintendo Switch eShop. The game is currently set to be released on February 23rd for both the console as well as PC via Steam. The demo isn't too long, you're given the basics of the […]

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 […]

Dave Bautista is involved in a long-running feud with fellow WWE Hall-of-Famer President Donald Trump

Dave Bautista Hits Back at Marjorie Taylor Greene Over Impeachment

Former WWE wrestler turned Hollywood megastar turned animal rights activist Dave Bautista hit back at Republican rising star and QAnon-supporting wackjob Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene after Greene announced she would file articles of impeachment against Bautista's ally, President-elect Joe Biden. Bautista has long been involved in a feud with Greene's spiritual leader, WWE Hall-of-Famer President […]

Digital Bros Acquires Indie Studio Infinity Plus Two

Digital Bros Acquires Indie Studio Infinity Plus Two

Digital Bros, the parent company of 505 Games, announced this past week they have acquired indie studio Infinity Plus Two. The finer details of the deal were not revealed beyond the idea that the company wishes to expand further in the Free-to-Play market and will do so with the help of the Australia-based development studio […]

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 […]

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Cobra Kai Creators Discuss Righting Ali Mills' "Karate Kid 2" Story

The third season of Cobra Kai became another worthy trip down memory lane catching up with the bulk of The Karate Kid universe. Toward the end of the season, the series unveiled arguably the biggest crowning jewel from the 1984 John G. Avildsen original in Elizabeth Shue, who played Ali Mills. She helped set the […]

Razer Reveals Multiple Products During CES 2021

Razer Reveals Multiple Products During CES 2021

Razer had an interesting CES 2021 as the company revealed multiple products that were both awesome and interesting at the same time. For laptops, the company revealed two new models with the Blade 15 and Blade Pro 17, both of which offer amazing services but with different aspects in mind. Meanwhile, we also got introduced […]

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. […]

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Batwoman Season 2 Preview: Ryan Wilder Offers Her PO a Reality Check

The second season of The CW's Batwoman kicks off this Sunday night with an episode title asking an important question that Alice (Rachel Skarsten), Jacob (Dougray Scott), Sophie (Meagan Tandy), Luke (Camrus Johnson), and Mary (Nicole Kang) need an answer to. What happened to Kate Kane (Ruby Rose)? But with Kate gone, the focus shifts […]

Poké Spotlight: Getting to Know Machoke Outside of Pokémon GO

The Pokémon V Cards Of Pokémon TCG: Sword & Shield Part 4

As 2021, the year that will celebrate Pokémon's 25th anniversary begins, we're looking back at recent expansions that revitalized the Pokémon TCG craze. Now, we will spotlight the Sword & Shield base set that was released on February 7th, 2020. This is the set that first introduced Generation Eight species from the Galar region into […]