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American Ronin: AWA Studios Announces Exclusive Variant Cover Program

American Ronin: AWA Studios Announces Exclusive Variant Cover Program

AWA Studios will launch American Ronin #1 with variant covers as part of Upshot Studios' Retailer Exclusive Variant Program. Ever since launch, the publisher has directly supported retailers worldwide by engaging the comic book retailer community with their ARC (AWA Retail Council). They provide comic shops with advance information, discounts, materials, and marketing support to […]

Lex Luthor Good Guy Again  &#8211 Justice League #53 Spoilers

Lex Luthor, Good Guy Again? – Justice League #53 Spoilers

Lex Luthor, the bad guy for ages until he saved the world and then became a hero, leading the Justice League alongside Superman until, while crossing the Source Wall, Luthor stings the Justice League in the back, and as the Source Wall breaks they ask why and he tells them "it's in my nature". That's […]

Is Franklin Richards the Sun God of King In Black

Is Franklin Richards the Sun God of King In Black?

That the recent Web Of Venom: Wraith one-shot (spoilers on) we saw Wraith reaching out, after his own encounters with Knull, to deliver an unexpected message to Eddie Brock, Venom. That, in full Yoda style, that there is another. An opposite to Knull, the King In Black, god of the symbiote, is his equal and […]

Does Batman #99 Set Up Harley Quinn Killing The Joker (Spoilers)

Does Batman #99 Set Up Harley Quinn Killing The Joker? (Spoilers)

A few spoilers for Batman #99 but nothing too substantial. The Joker War sets itself up as the ultimate Batman Vs Joker battle, the one where the Joker knows who Batman is, and who all his family are, and targets them individually to get at Bruce Wayne. But what if it isn't the Batman's battle […]

Tom King Tells Us Who Kills Batman (Detective Comics #1027 Spoilers)

Tom King Tells Us Who Kills Batman (Detective Comics #1027 Spoilers)

Tom King gave us two deaths of Batman in his truncated 85 issue run – now intended to be completed almost as intended with the Batman/Catwoman. In Batman #5, with Dave Finch, he showed us Gotham Girl, mourning the loss of her brother from the future, but also stating that she kills Batman at some […]

Is Warner Bros Okay With Batman #99 Painting Cinemas as Death Traps

Is Warner Bros Okay With Batman #99 Painting Cinemas as Death Traps?

So, there I am reading Batman #99 (and looks like one of those DC 2021 Spoilers has already come to fruition)  and something occurs, that has been playing out in The Joker War crossover, just as Warner Bros announced that Wonder Woman will be delayed, again, to December 25th. Is this really the time for […]

Printings For Grit Autumnal Crow It Eats What Feeds It Goosebumps

Printings For Grit, Autumnal, Crow, It Eats What Feeds It, Goosebumps

A few upcoming second and third printings from Scout Comics, IDW and Vault as there seems to be a new boost of demand across the industry. While Marvel Comics is sending many more collections back to the printing mill to cope with new demand. Here are all the details we have. GRIT #2 2ND PTG […]

DC Comics 2021 Spoilers &#8211 Generations: Future State #1 To Retell 5G

DC Comics 2021 Spoilers – Generations: Future State #1 To Retell 5G

Once upon a time, DC Comics was going to publish a series of one-shots, the Generations books, which would lay out the new DC Timeline and lead to a relaunch and a rewriting of the DC Universe as 5G or Generation Five. Then publisher and champion of the project, Dan DiDio, was fired and the […]

Beast Finally Gets What He Deserves in X-Force #12 [XH]

Beast Finally Gets What He Deserves in X-Force #12 [XH]

Three X-Men comics were in stores last week on September 9th: Marauders #12, X-Factor #3, and X-Force #12. In this column, we recap them all. It's pretty simple, really. "Why do you bother writing this column?" –  a commenter last week Well, rude commenter, for a few reasons. First of all, because I can, I […]

A Familiar Face Has Taken up Livestreaming in X-Factor #3 [XH]

A Familiar Face Has Taken up Livestreaming in X-Factor #3 [XH]

Three X-Men comics were in stores last week on September 9th: Marauders #12, X-Factor #3, and X-Force #12. In this column, we recap them all. It's pretty simple, really. "Why do you bother writing this column?" –  a commenter last week Well, rude commenter, for a few reasons. First of all, because I can, I […]

Ice Cream Man Gets A $100 Thank You Foil Variant As a Cherry On Top

Ice Cream Man Gets A $100 Thank You Foil Variant As a Cherry On Top

I'm hearing from several retailers now that they're noticing another surprise on their invoices last week and that Image is serving up a special Thank You foil variant to retailers for the strong support of Ice Cream Man: Quarantine Comix one-shot (which benefited the BINC Foundation, so this was a win-win situation for retailers. Now […]

Marauders #12 May Be Trying to Tell Us Something About Kate Pryde [XH]

Marauders #12 May Be Trying to Tell Us Something About Kate Pryde [XH]

Three X-Men comics were in stores last week on September 9th: Marauders #12, X-Factor #3, and X-Force #12. In this column, we recap them all. It's pretty simple, really. "Why do you bother writing this column?" –  a commenter last week Well, rude commenter, for a few reasons. First of all, because I can, I […]

Image Comics to Publish Jared Muralts The Fall In English

Image Comics to Publish Jared Muralt's The Fall In English

Jared Muralt's work has been published widely in French, German and beyond. But this Swiss comic book creator hasn't bothered the English-speaking market much. That may change next year as Image Comics is to publish a translated version of his comic book series The Fall (known as La Chute in French). The first volume will […]

Ian Flynn Writes the Sonic the Hedgehog Encyclo-Speed-Ia

Ian Flynn Writes the Sonic the Hedgehog Encyclo-Speed-Ia

Starting with the Legend Of Zelda over-sized reference books, Dark Horse Comics has set up quite the cottage industry in high-end gaming bible for all manner of franchises and format. And for 2021, for Sonic the Hedgehog's 30th anniversary, he will be the latest gaming figure to feature,  a new full-colour hardcover historical retrospective that […]

DC Comics Recycles Gary Frank 5G Generations Covers For Death Metal

DC Comics Recycles Gary Frank 5G Generations Covers For Death Metal

In February, Gary Frank teased the following image on Twitter, showing a classic Golden Age Wonder Woman skirt, with the phrase "who likes the classics". It was soon revealed just what this was to be for. Generation One, the first of five one-shots that would lead up to Generation Five – or 5g. But then, […]

DC Comics 2021 Spoilers: DC Toys Reveal New Look For The Joker

DC Comics 2021 Spoilers: DC Toys Reveal New Look For The Joker

Bleeding Cool gets word of an upcoming Joker figure for 2021 that may suggest where the Joker War may be going. So obviously it's time to light up the Spoiler signal, just in case. That big enough for you? This far enough down the article. I've gotten a little grief of later, which is fair […]

Hero Collector DC and Star Trek Graphic Novels December 2020 Solicits

Hero Collector DC and Star Trek Graphic Novels December 2020 Solicits

HERO COLLECTOR GRAPHIC NOVELS – DC SUPER HEROES Hero Collector brings together some of DC's most critical superhero adventures in a series of hardback collections, each including classic bonus material from the Golden and Silver Age! #136 – Wonder Woman: Odyssey (Part 2) RRP: €16.99/£11.99 (not US available) SKU: DCGUK136, Barcode: 977205437358436 Format: Hardcover Print […]

Gossip: Big Writer Changes at DC Comics For 2021

Gossip: Big Writer Changes at DC Comics For 2021

DC Comics' December solicitations note that Brian Bendis' runs on Superman and Action Comics are ending in December – and this was after statements Brian Bendis made in June saying he would be staying on the Superman titles at DC "for a looooooong time." Grant Morrison's run on Green Lantern was truncated, then, extended, but […]

Jim Lee Confirms (Again) That 5G Isnt Happening at DC Fandome

Jim Lee Confirms (Again) That 5G Isn't Happening, at DC Fandome

It was never officially announced. But it was happening. Then DC Comics fired publisher Dan DiDio. And so now it is not. At DC Fandome, in a video recorded a few weeks ago, current DC publisher Jim Lee confirmed his previous reports confirming the death of 5G. As part of the new DC timeline, 5G […]

Obscure Comics: Spider-Man: Homecoming Part 3 Morning Rush &#038 Jim Zub

Obscure Comics: Spider-Man: Homecoming Part 3, Morning Rush & Jim Zub

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 […]