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Details For New X-Men Reign of X Status Branding From December

Details For New X-Men Reign of X Status Branding From December

We have had House Of X and Powers Of X. We have had Dawn Of X and X Of Swords. And now this December from Marvel we have Reign Of X. Probably still pronounced Reign Of Ten. We pointed out that Si Spurrier, among others, posted a tease, securing his status as a new X-Men […]

Si Spurrier Joins The X-Men Comics For Reign Of X

Si Spurrier Joins The X-Men Comics For Reign Of X

British comics writer, columnist, novelist, former cook, bookseller, and BBC art director, Si Spurrier was teasing something earlier today. Something for 5pm GMT. Which was twenty minutes ago. 5pm, GMT. Pay close attention. — Simon "Si Spurrier" Spurrier (@sispurrier) November 25, 2020 Well, it looks like he is a new Xbooks creator for Marvel Comics […]

Both Marvel and DC Comics Now Have Anti Mask Protests

Both Marvel and DC Comics Now Have Anti Mask Protests

Yesterday's Detective Comics #1031 saw The Mirror take to the streets of Gotham, riling up the locals and seeing people protest against mask use. With No More Bats signs on their shirts, the message was clear, as was The Mirror's funding of soon-to-be- Mayor Nakano ajnd his anti-mask campaign. It has been a protest that […]

Penguin Random House Buys Simon &#038 Schuster For Over $2 Billion

Penguin Random House Buys Simon & Schuster For Over $2 Billion

The exclusive distributor of DC Comics, Dark Horse and IDW graphic novels to bookstores, Penguin Random House has just bought the exclusive distributor of Boom Studios, Oni Press and Rebellion to US bookstores, Simon & Schuster. Obviously, there are other factors involved as well, but that's the comic book relevance right there. Because ViacomCBS has […]

The X-Men No More X-Men Excalibur X Of Swords Destruction Spoilers

The X-Men No More? X-Men, Excalibur, X Of Swords Destruction Spoilers

Today sees the publication of the final chapters of X Of Swords, with X-Men #15, Excalibur #15 and Destruction #1. With one final battle that turns into a very big battle indeed, with lots of surprises, new arrivals and a final that feels final but also opens up so many doors. I may have just […]

Doop And Gwenpool In The Final X Of Swords Battle Spoilers

Doop And Gwenpool In The Final X Of Swords Battle? Spoilers

Today sees the publication of the final chapters of X Of Swords, with X-Men #15, Excalibur #15 and Destruction #1. With one final battle that turns into a very big battle indeed, with lots of surprises, new arrivals and a final that feels final but also opens up so many doors. I may have just […]

Will We Get A Captain Britain Spin-Off From X Of Swords (Spoilers)

Will We Get A Captain Britain Spin-Off From X Of Swords? (Spoilers)

Today sees the publication of the final chapters of X Of Swords, with X-Men, Excalibur and Destruction. And what a rollicking thrill-ride it is, with one final battle that turns into a very big battle indeed, with lots of surprises, new arrivals and a final that feels final but also opens up so many doors. […]

Black Friday Sales From 35 Comic Book Stores Tomorrow

Black Friday Sales From 35 Comic Book Stores Tomorrow

Here are a bunch of Black Friday Sales from 35 comic book stores across the USA. Is there one near you? If you would like your shop to be listed, send a poster, a brief paragraph and your address details to richjohnston@bleedingcool.com. Black Friday: California Graham Crackers Comics 25021 Madison Ave. Suite #101 Murrieta, CA […]

Marry Me Comics Get Tie-In Hardcovers Ahead Of Jennifer Lopez Movie

Marry Me Comics Get Tie-In Hardcovers Ahead Of Jennifer Lopez Movie

Crossed fingers, the new Jennifer Lopez movie Marry Me! will be released in cinemas in February. That's if there are any cinemas left. But if there is none near you, you'll still be able to read the comic book it was based on now released with its sequel in a movie tie-in hardcover and paperback […]

Pokémon GO to Green Lanterns Ring &#8211 Daily LITG 25th November 2020

Pokémon GO to Green Lantern's Ring – Daily LITG, 25th November 2020

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. From Pokémon GO to Green Lantern's Ring – The Daily Lying In The Gutters remains a long-running run […]

AWA Upshot Studios Offers Thanksgiving Graphic Novel Giveaway

AWA Upshot Studios Offers Thanksgiving Graphic Novel Giveaway

It's Thanksgiving Week, and AWA Studios is offering a massive graphic novel giveaway to subscribers of their newsletter. AWA Studios is one of the new publishers that we are thankful to have this year. Their Upshot imprint currently offers some of the most solid and sometimes surprising titles in comics now. AWA's Upshot series have […]

Justice League in Future State Spread Across The Millennia

Justice League in Future State, Spread Across The Millennia

Welcome to Future State, courtesy of DC previews today with a bunch of Justice Leaguers and those in the orbit. Future State: Justice League set in 2040 introduces a lineup of new yet familiar heroes: Jonathan Kent as Superman, new character Yara Flor as Wonder Woman, Far Sector star Jo Mullein as Green Lantern (a […]

Where Will Nightwing and Harley Quinn End Up In Future State

Where Will Nightwing and Harley Quinn End Up In Future State?

Welcome to Future State, courtesy of DC previews today. With a look ahead at Nightwing: Future State, in a Gotham run by anti-vigilante Mayor Nakomo and The Magistrate in the year 2025, two years before The Dark Detective. As the city grows increasingly hostile, Nightwing is taking drastic measures to stay out of the clutches […]

A Green Lantern Ring Around Her Neck Wonder Womans Future State

A Green Lantern Ring Around Her Neck? Wonder Woman's Future State

You wait for ages for Wonder Woman and then three come along at once, in Future State. Welcome to Future State, courtesy of DC previews today. When we meet Yara Flor in Future State: Wonder Woman, set in the year 2050, she is already established as the new Wonder Woman—and that means the world will […]

Superman Superwoman And Moon Immigrants In DCs Future State

Superman, Superwoman And Moon Immigrants In DC's Future State

Superman is the ultimate immigrant story. But what happens when he leaves his adopted home? What about his "anchor baby" Jonathan Kent? And how does Supergirl – now Superwoman – set up a new Ellis Island on the Moon? Welcome to Future State, courtesy of DC previews today. As Bleeding Cool reported  over a year […]

Legion Of Super-Heroes: Future State In The Year 5000 AD

Legion Of Super-Heroes: Future State In The Year 5000 AD?

The Amazon listing has the Legion Future State story set in the year 5000 AD rather than the 31st century. This Riley Rossmo cover image posted by Brian Bendis on Instagram though, as he points out, is not a final cover, seems to underline that. The DC Future State timeline, however, has the book set […]

Spawn #313 Introduces Plague Spawn In December

Spawn #313 Introduces "Plague Spawn" In December

Image Comics has updated a couple of their covers for upcoming issues of Spawn. The Todd McFarlane series that has been introducing a number of new versions of Spawn of late, ahead of the upcoming superhero team debut, The Chain Gang and the battle with the Omega Spawn. Including this cover by Todd McFarlane and […]

Mayor Nakano Detective Comics #1031 and DC Future State Spoilers

Mayor Nakano? Detective Comics #1031 and DC Future State Spoilers

Detective Nakano? Or Mayor Nakano? Today sees the publication of Detective Comics #1031 and the DC Future State Preview book. In which we learn that the Dark Detective Future State series will be set in 2027. And, in seven years time, Detective Nakano will be Mayor of the city on an anti-vigilante platform. In Detective […]

Whos Who In DC Comics Future State And When

Who's Who In DC Comics' Future State? And When?

Here's the notated links to the DC Future State promo images, with who everyone is. And yes, okay, it appears that the Dark Detective is actually Bruce Wayne, there is no attempt at sleight of hand with this one as we suspected. Ah well… Zatanna Conner Kent Immortal Wonder Woman Grifter Aquaman (Jackson Hyde) The […]

The Full Timeline For DC Comics Future State &#8211 Metropolis Midnighter

The Full Timeline For DC Comics Future State – Metropolis Midnighter?

Today's DC Comics Future State preview book has revealed the full upcoming timelines of DC Future State. And what book goes where… and Bleeding Cool has cut them up and put them on one shareable picture. 2025: Arkham Knights, Batgirls, Batman/Superman, Batman Catwoman, Gotham City Sirens, Harley Quinn, Grifters, Nightwing, Outsiders, Red Hood, Robin Eternal […]