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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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

Hard to Kill Results – Steelz and Hogan vs. Havok and Neveah

Greetings, comrades! It is I, your El Presidente, continuing to provide live coverage of Impact Wrestling's Hard to Kill while simultaneously seizing the means of production of the My Pillow factory so that El Presidente can hold the advantage in the pillow insurrection currently being plotted by President Trump! Right-wing militias have been stockpiling these […]

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 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 […]

Match graphic for Eric Young, Joe Doering, and Deaner vs. Tommy Dreamer, Rhino, and Cousin Jake at Impact Hard to Kill

Hard to Kill Results – Old School Rules 6-Man Match

With the pre-show in the record books and the opening match done, Impact Wrestling's Hard to Kill PPV is in full swing, as is Bleeding Cool's live coverage of the show. I'm Jude Terror, batting cleanup in the coverage lineup tonight, and don't think I didn't see you talking trash, "Chadster." Let me tell you […]

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 […]

Funny Garfield Strip Art Up For Auction At Heritage Auctions

Funny Garfield Strip Art Up For Auction At Heritage Auctions

Garfield fans have a cool opportunity to own the complete artwork of one of the newspaper strips. On Auction over at Heritage Auctions, this strip is from June 13th, 1980. It features the pesky cat running to perform a stunt, only to have Odie step in and do it for him. The artwork looks to […]

WWE WrestleMania locations (Image: WWE)

WWE Celebrates IMPACT! "Hard to Kill" PPV with WrestleMania News

In a move that's timing had in no way, shape, or form anything to do with undercutting the kick-off to tonight's IMPACT! Wrestling Hard to Kill PPV, the WWE announced not just one (BWAHAHAHA!)… not just two… (BWAHAHAHA!)… but three (THREE!) confirmed host cities and locations for the next three WWE WrestleMania events. On Saturday, […]

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 […]

DC and Marvel Offer Retailer Exclusive Covers For February To April

DC and Marvel Offer Retailer Exclusive Covers For February To April

DC Comics has issues details of the comic books that will be made available for retailer exclusive covers for April 2020. To get an exclusive retailer cover from Marvel or DC, shops, shows or creators have to order a minimum of 3000 copies, with subsequent variants of the variant at 1500 and 1000. They pay […]

Math graphic for Tenille Dashwood and Kaleb vs. Rosemary and Crazzy Steve

Hard to Kill Results – Tenille and Kaleb vs. Steve and Rosemary

Howdy folks! The Chadster here! As always, The Chadster apologizes for the nonsense you had to read in the last article. Rest assured, The Chadster has lodged a complaint with Bleeding Cool demanding that hooligan El Presidente be fired immediately. But The Chadster is a professional and he's here to recap Impact's Hard to Kill […]

Blizzards Shows Off The New Look For Battle.net 2.0

Blizzard Shows Off The New Look For Battle.net 2.0

Blizzard Entertainment revealed a brand new look coming to Battle.net as they showed off images for the upcoming Version 2.0. The company has been experimenting with fixing up the system and making it more user friendly and adapted for new games coming in. They've already been running tests with people who have signed up to […]

Hermes Press to Publish Complete DC Comics' The Phantom

Hermes Press is to publish the DC Comics' runs of The Phantom by the likes of Peter David, Joe Orlando, Mark Verhiden and Luke McDonnell, in three volumes, beginning in May. There are discounts for direct preorders as well. The Phantom was first published as a daily newspaper strip by Lee Falk in February 1936, a […]

Match graphic for Josh Alexander vs Brian Myers at Impact Hard to Kill

Hard to Kill Results – Brian Myers vs. Josh Alexander

Greetings, comrades! It is I, your El Presidente, reporting to you live from inside the factory that makes the My Pillow. We all saw what was on the notes of the My Pillow Guy when he visited President Trump at the White House yesterday: plans to declare martial law. But that's only the beginning, amigos. […]

Chains Of Satinav & Memoria Come To Consoles January 27th

Dark Horse Releases Overwatch: Tracer – London Calling Issue #4

Dark Horse Comics released the latest issue of their digital Overwatch series, Tracer – London Calling, as Issue #4 is out now. The two companies have been working together for a while now to help expand the world the video game is set in since there isn't a campaign in the original title. It's been […]

The Daily LITG, 13th January 2021

Dave Bautista's Manatee-Watch – The Daily LITG 16th 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 Dave Bautista, manatees and Donald Trump, the Black Comic Book Festival or more, the Daily Lying In […]

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Riverdale: Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa Promises More Katy Keene Crossovers

Giving credit where credit is due, The CW and series creator/EP Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa have done an excellent job of building up the speculation about and anticipation for the series' fifth season of Riverdale. With only says to go, we already know that Archie (KJ Apa), Betty (Lili Reinhart), Jughead (Cole Sprouse), Veronica (Camila Mendes), Toni (Vanessa Morgan), […]

Chains Of Satinav & Memoria Come To Consoles January 27th

Chains Of Satinav & Memoria Come To Consoles January 27th

Two games from The Dark Eye franchise will be headed to consoles this month with Chains Of Satinav and Memoria. Daedalic Entertainment revealed this week that both games will be coming out on January 28th, set to be released on all three major consoles. There won't be a next-gen version of either, but you'll be […]