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DC Comics April 2021 Solicitations In Full &#8211 Now With Added Batman

DC Comics April 2021 Solicitations In Full – Now With Added Batman

We have DC Comics' full solicitations for April 2021. Because they are nobody's fool. Now with added Batman. GREEN LANTERN #1 written by GEOFFREY THORNE art by DEXTER SOY cover by BERNARD CHANG card stock variant cover by BRYAN HITCH 1:25 card stock variant cover by ALEX MALEEV ON SALE 4/6/21 $4.99 US | 40 […]

The DC Earth Has Rival For Centre Of The Omniverse In Death Metal #7

The DC Earth Has Rival For Centre Of The Omniverse In Death Metal #7?

Death Metal #7 by Scott Snyder, Yanick Paquette and Greg Capullo is published by DC Comics today, and there are so many spoilers. And it promises much, thanks to certain comic book stores selling copies early. From fighting by shoving planets in people's faces, to swearing demons, to a look ahead at Future State, the potential […]

The Totality Comes To The DC Omniverse In Death Metal #7 (Spoilers)

The Totality Comes To The DC Omniverse In Death Metal #7 (Spoilers)

It's Omniverse time! Death Metal #7 by Scott Snyder, Yanick Paquette and Greg Capullo is published by DC Comics today. And it promises much, thanks to certain comic book stores selling copies early. From fighting by shoving planets in people's faces, to swearing demons, to a look ahead at Future State, the potential return of Alfred […]

Comic Shops May Have Sold Death Metal #7 &#038 DC Future State By Mistake

Comic Shops May Have Sold Death Metal #7 & DC Future State By Mistake

Yesterday, Bleeding Cool reported on early sales on next week's DC Comics titles at a number of comic book stores, selling Death Metal #7 and Future State titles one week ahead of time, breaking street dates. In the comments, we heard from Tony's Kingdom, a comic book store in Keizer, Oregon. Honestly, I almost put […]

The Top 101 Most-Read Stories On Bleeding Cool In 2020

The Top 101 Most-Read Stories On Bleeding Cool In 2020

Here are the 101 most-read stories on Bleeding Cool of the year. The numbers don't lie. Our May scoop that DC comic book series Lucifer was cancelled mid-run and would conclude as an original graphic novel is now coming to fruition and will be published in February 2021. The full list runs below; the numbers […]

Death Metal #7 &#038 Future State On Sale In Certain Comic Shops Already

Death Metal #7 & Future State On Sale In Certain Comic Shops Already

Death Metal #7, the big finale to Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo's DC Comics event comic is published this coming Tuesday. But Bleeding Cool has been pointing out that since DC Comics left Diamond Comic Distributors, there is less of an incentive to maintain street dates, especially as Lunar Comics Distribution has been distributing DC […]

James Tynion IV On Alan Scott Obsidian &#038 Jade In Infinite Frontier

James Tynion IV On Alan Scott, Obsidian & Jade In Infinite Frontier

James Tynion IV's newsletter continues to be a wealth of information. And a wealth of Bleeding Cool articles. Tynion talks about which books he will be writing in the DC Infinite Frontier comic book in March kicking off the DC Infinite relaunch that follows Future State. Tynion states in The Empire Of The Tiny Onion […]

The King In Black &#8211 Bleeding Cool Bestseller List 27th December 2020

The King In Black – Bleeding Cool Bestseller List, 27th December 2020

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 […]

Superboy Prime Still Making Changes In Death Metal (Spoilers)

Superboy Prime, Still Making Changes In Death Metal (Spoilers)

It's Superboy Prime time! Today sees the publication of Dark Knights: Death Metal: The Secret Origin, with Scott Snyder inviting Geoff Johns to play amongst the death metal. And to revisit a character that Johns made infamous Superboy-Prime. A Superboy from our own Earth who knew that everyone in the DC Universe was fictitious and […]

Now DC Comics Tweets Out DC Infinite Variant Covers For March 2021

Now DC Comics Tweets Out "DC Infinite" Variant Covers For March 2021

For the last few months, Bleeding Cool has promised a "DC Omniverse" special from DC Comics, for March 2021, that will set up the March 2021 relaunch from the publisher to follow Future State. Originally, future State would have been the ongoing nature of the titles, but that changed when publisher Dan DiDio was fired. […]

Infinite Frontier #1 &#8211 The DC Comics Omniverse Special For March 2021

Infinite Frontier #1 – The DC Comics Omniverse Special For March 2021

For a couple of months, Bleeding Cool has been telling you that March will see DC Comics publish something we referred to as the DC Comics Omniverse Special #1 – though we knew it wasn't called that. We took the title from a few lines in a James Tynion IV Death Metal comic book. But […]

DC Comics Suffers More Print Problems With Dark Multiverse: Crisis

DC Comics Suffers More Print Problems With Dark Multiverse: Crisis

Bleeding Cool has been noting a number of DC Comics production issues recently, specifically with collections, in the light of many recent redundancies. Bleeding Cool recently reported on how an entire colour was accidentally removed from the trade paperback of Underworld Unleashed. And then how somebody cut away the Martian Manhunter's cloak on the cover of the JLA […]

All The Titans in The Last Stories Of The DC Universe &#8211 Death Metal

All The Titans in The Last Stories Of The DC Universe – Death Metal

Titans. Teen Titans. There have been a lot of them. And now, for Death Metal, all that are still around come together in one place, with Donna Troy, Beast Boy – and everyone else who is still around. Even Damian Wayne counts… here's the preview for Dark Nights: Death Metal: The Last Stories Of The […]

Scott Snyder Lists The Death Metal Comics That Set Up DC 2021

Scott Snyder Lists The Death Metal Comics That Set Up DC 2021

Scott Snyder isn't calling it the DC Omniverse, that's our nickname for it, derived from a previous James Tynon IV-penned Death Metal comic book, Rise Of The New Gods. In fact Scott Snyder does seem to have his own name for what is to follow DC Future State in March (including Swamp Thing and Suicide […]

Earth Exceptionalism In The DC Omniverse

"Earth Exceptionalism" In The DC Omniverse

Until we have a title for it, we are calling the big DC Comics relaunch in March, the DC Omniverse. Yesterday I mentioned how Death Metal: Rise Of A New God may be showing how that may start to play out. But the introduction to today's Tales Of The Dark Multiverse: Hush outlines some interesting […]

Last-Minute Death Metal #3 Third Printing Greg Capullo Cover For FOC

Last-Minute Death Metal #3 Third Printing Greg Capullo Cover For FOC

It's a late-night Dark Nights: Death Metal #3 special. Because tonight is the Final Order Cut-Off for DC Comics titles through UCS Comic Distributors, Lunar Distribution and Diamond UK. And someone at DC Comics had realised that there's the third printing of Dark Nights: Death Metal #3 by Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo up for […]

Death Metal #4 Uses Superboy Prime To Address Toxic Fandom (Spoilers)

Death Metal #4 Uses Superboy Prime To Address Toxic Fandom (Spoilers)

Today sees the publication of Death Metal #4 – with one very notable scene featuring Wonder Woman and Superboy Prime, on one of the three Crisis worlds that have gone very wrong indeed. We already highlighted the idea of Superman being a "shot in the dark", literally and figuratively. But there's also some reading between […]

Superman Is A Shot In The Dark &#8211 Death Metal #4 (Spoilers)

Superman Is "A Shot In The Dark" – Death Metal #4 (Spoilers)

Truth, Justice and the American Way. The Man Of Steel. The Man of Tomorrow. Look! Up In The Sky! Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's Superman. Classic Superman phrases, joined more recently with a few memorable takes courtesy of Grant Morrison "They will stumble, they will fall. But in time, they will […]

How DC Comics Future State Was Originally Intended To Lead Into 5G

How DC Comics' Future State Was Originally Intended To Lead Into 5G

Future State? One year ago, Bleeding Cool ran an article. Stating that DC Comics were going to do their DC Band-Aid trick again, a two month gap to get their books back on schedule, so that the main comics could relaunch for 5G, with existing DC characters aged up and new characters taking their familiar roles. […]

Scott Snyder Says Death Metal Is About Not Erasing Your Mistakes

Scott Snyder Says Death Metal Is About Not Erasing Your Mistakes

Scott Snyder has been talking to James Tynion IV and Marie Javins about Death Metal at the NYCC/MCM/Metaverse event. Javins asked him to be careful about spoilers, but half way through his monologue he decided to throw that the wind and talk about what Death Metal is, how it is going to conclude – and […]