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Meet The Time Luchadores In Future State: Superman Of Metropolis #1

Meet The Time Luchadores In Future State: Superman Of Metropolis #1

I mentioned something in one of my Future State gossip columns about upcoming Superman comics that exploded in my inbox. The Time Luchadores. Today we get to see them as Supergirl squares up to Jonathan Kent, the new Superman, in today's Future State: Superman Of Metropolis by Sean Lewis, John Timms, Gabe Eltaeb, and Dave Sharpe. […]

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 […]

What Does Death Metal #7 Mean For Alfred Pennyworth (Spoilers)

What Does Death Metal #7 Mean For Alfred Pennyworth? (Spoilers)

This Tuesday sees the publication of Death Metal #7, the final chapter of the DC Comics event sequel by Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo, setting up both Future State, The DC Omniverse and the Infinite Frontier. The wrinkle in the comic book's publication is that copies of the comic have been sold by several comic […]

Gene Luen Yangs Batman/Superman Uses 40s Superman/Batman Films

Gene Luen Yang's Batman/Superman Uses 40s Superman/Batman Films

Bleeding Cool featured a previous of the upcoming Batman/Superman comic by Gene Luen Yang, Ivan Reis and Danny Miki to show a variety of "what if?" worlds for the series, spinning out of Death Metal. With the sketch art, showing parallel lives, as playing out on movie film reel, it seems to involve politicians and […]

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 […]

91 Rumours Gossip Teases About DC Comics Future State for 2021

91 Rumours, Gossip, Teases About DC Comics Future State for 2021

DC Comics will be running a two-month event, Future State, looking at potential and possible futures for the DC Universe, their most prominent characters and their successors. Originally planned as the ongoing status quo for these titles as 5G or Generation Five, it was truncated into two months instead. However, it is notable that some […]

Who Will Superman Marry And Have Kids With After Lois Lane

Who Will Superman Marry And Have Kids With After Lois Lane?

DC's new Superman writer Phillip Kennedy Johnson, whose Future State book House Of El will be out in February recently appeared on John Siuntres' Word Balloon podcast, was asked about Future State, 5G – and the future of Superman. Including what happens to this Man Of Tomorrow… tomorrow. He told Siuntres, If you want to […]

Phillip Kennedy Johnson Was Hired By DC For 5G &#8211 But Not On Superman

Phillip Kennedy Johnson Was Hired By DC For 5G – But Not On Superman

One of Bleeding Cool's biggest scoops of 2019 was the news that DC Comics was planning a major relaunch called 5G. It would have seen the DC Comics Timeline rewritten and expanded allowing stories to be told with many more characters in many more time periods – but also reinvent many lead characters for the […]

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 […]

Batman/Superman Brings Movie Magic To The Omniverse (Preview)

Batman/Superman Brings Movie Magic To The Omniverse (Preview)

Superman/Batman or Batman/Superman has been a relatively popular series over the years, teaming DC Comics' two most popular characters up, but rarely going up against the respective solo titles, save for the initial run with Jeph Loeb, Ed McGuinness and Michael Turner. So maybe it's time to try something else? Gene Luen Yang, Ivan Reis […]

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 […]

Curt Swan and Murphy Anderson Superman Original Art Auctioning Cheap

Curt Swan and Murphy Anderson Superman Original Art Auctioning Cheap

The week between Christmas and New Year can be a time when comic collectors are off their game. Too busy with things like family pressures, watching sports or complaining online about how lame Wonder Woman 1984 is. Which could mean there are massive deals to be had at auction while other collectors are looking the […]

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 […]

DC Future State Gossip: Why Does Supergirl Hate Superman

DC Future State Gossip: Why Does Supergirl Hate Superman?

It's future Superman time! In January and February, DC Comics will be running a two-month event, Future State, looking at potential and possible futures for the DC Universe, their most prominent characters and their successors. Originally planned as the ongoing nature for these titles as 5G or Generation Five, it was truncated into two months […]

DC Future State Gossip: The Return Of The Authority

DC Future State Gossip: The Return Of The Authority?

In January and February, DC Comics will be running a two-month event, Future State, looking at potential and possible futures for the DC Universe, their most prominent characters and their successors. Originally planned as the ongoing nature for these titles as 5G or Generation Five, it was truncated into two months instead. However, it is […]

Yet Another DC Comics Anthology Superman: Red &#038 Blue For March 2021

Yet Another DC Comics Anthology, Superman: Red & Blue, For March 2021

DC Comics continues to bet the farm on switching from single serialised storylines in monthly ongoing comic books, to a more European model, larger comic books with multiple stories inside each cover, that were once popular in the UK. I say "once". Might their time come again? The latest for launch in March is Superman: […]

Phillip Kennedy Johnson the New Writer of Superman and Action Comics

Phillip Kennedy Johnson, the New Writer of Superman and Action Comics

Bleeding Cool told you that, replacing Brian Bendis and Superman and Action Comics would be another singular writer, and so it has come to pass. That creator, no, not Mark Waid, is Phillip Kennedy Johnson. When he's not writing comics (and sometimes when he is) Phillip Kennedy Johnson is a Sergeant First Class in the […]