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More Diamond Comics Delays To Comic Shops This Week

More Diamond Comics Delays To Comic Shops This Week

There have been a lot of delays to comic book deliveries of late, with current weather issues hitting all manner of aspects of the industry. Both Diamond Comic Distributors and Lunar Distribution have faced delays to comic book stores and we now have the latest. Last week, Bleeding Cool reported that "Diamond Comic Distributor's Olive […]

Diamond Discounts Free Comic Book Day 2020 Comics To Retailers

Diamond Discounts Free Comic Book Day 2020 Comics To Retailers

Free Comic Book Day was a bit of a damp squib in 2020. When FCBD was cancelled, the books had already been printed, and when it was rearranged for a month-long promotion, it didn't have the impact the original would have done, with many stores operating social distancing or being closed entirely. As a result, […]

286 Bleeding Cool Comics-Related Posts About Donald Trump 2016-2021

286 Bleeding Cool Comics-Related Posts About Donald Trump 2016-2021

Bleeding Cool has been covering the effects of Donald Trump on the comic book world and industry. On his final day in the role of President Of The United States, we take a look back at both the lead-up to the election, his Presidency, the cultural reflection and refraction, the actions of Marvel chair, personal […]

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 […]

Steve Geppi Video With Groth Richie Wood and Waid Tomorrow

Steve Geppi Video With Groth, Richie, Wood and Waid, Tomorrow

Tomorrow, Steve Geppi will return to Dan Shahin's Comic Book New YouTube channel to talk about what's happening with the comic book industry and comics distribution right now. He will be joined by a number of publishers, including Gary Groth of Fantagraphics with whom Geppi had quite the turbulent relationship with back in the days […]

All the Digital Comics Released This Week From Traditional Publishers

All the Digital Comics Released This Week From Traditional Publishers

All major comic book publishers have pulled digital comics versions of new titles out this week, as they are still unable to publish them in print. There are exceptions for Archie's general market titles, collections already sold into the book market, and original graphic novels such as DC's Alt-Hero out today. Smaller publishers are less […]

The State of the Comics Industry Under Coronavirus &#8211 On Tuesday

The State of the Comics Industry Under Coronavirus – On Tuesday

I have been writing this article for almost twenty-four hours. Been talking to senior comic book industry figure after another. The problem is, the second I get a hold of what might actually be going on, the situation changes from under me. But everyone is agreeing that this current coronavirus pandemic, and the reaction to […]


Dynamite Third For Per-Capita Marketshare For January 2020 Ablaze Beats IDW

Dynamite Third For Per-Capita Marketshare For January 2020, Ablaze Beats IDW

Welcome to Bleeding Cool's Monthly 'Per Capita' List.  The usual comics industry marketshare shows how much share of the overall market a comics publisher has. But the Per Capita list takes that figure and divides it by the number of new titles they publish in that month. We've already looked at publisher marketshare in the […]


The 100 Most-Read Stories Of 2019 On Bleeding Cool

The 100 Most-Read Stories Of 2019 On Bleeding Cool

I normally wait until the New Year is a little closer. Or even been. But I'm taking the kids ice skating today, and then going to a carol service, so you'll have to behave. Here are the top 100 most-read stories on Bleeding Cool over the past year. Some may be surprising. Others less so. […]





Charles Burns Black Hole Cover Sells For $37000

Charles Burns' Black Hole Cover Sells For $37,000

It is a classic of the comic book form, and appreciated around the world. It has won Eisners, Harvey and Ignatzes. Nevertheless, it's undeniable that Charles Burns' Black Hole has a certain niche appeal. A combination of the horrific and the mundane, heavy blacks arrely mizing with the whites and using a cute form of […]

BC FCBD Roundup: Our Favorite Thing is My Favorite Things is Monsters

BC FCBD Roundup: Our Favorite Thing is My Favorite Things is Monsters

Today's Free Comic Book Day offerings were pretty diverse, with a lot of cool comic samplings from across the spectrum of genre, format, and style. One of the coolest books I was able to get my hands on was Our Favorite Thing is My Favorite Thing is Monsters by Emil Ferris. This is a unique, […]


Mickey &#038 Donald &#038 Love &#038 Rockets &#8211 Fantagraphics Go All Out in October 2018 Solicits

Mickey & Donald & Love & Rockets – Fantagraphics Go All Out in October 2018 Solicits

Fantagraphics continue their archival collections of Disney's Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck strips for Mickey's 90th birthday – and then follows that with Kramer's Ergot and the latest from Dash Shaw, Noah Van Sciver and the Hernandez brothers. No other publisher has quite the spread that Fantagraphics does…   DISNEY MICKEY MOUSE HC GREATEST ADVENTURES AUG181935 […]

Van Sciver Brings New Blammo to Fantagraphics September 2018 Solicits

Van Sciver Brings New Blammo to Fantagraphics September 2018 Solicits

Fantagraphics has not one but two comics featuring Noah Van Sciver's work in September. The new issue of his series Blammo and also contributions to their anthology, NOW. As well as plenty more Peanuts, Donald Duck, Max de Radigues's Bastard, Drawn To Berlin, and Paco Roca's Twists Of Fate. NOW #4 NEW COMICS ANTHOLOGY FEB188143 This […]