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Leaked Black Cat #3 Page Reveals Infinite Destinies for Marvel Comics

Leaked Black Cat #3 Page Reveals Infinite Destinies for Marvel Comics

It's Black Cat time. Infinite Destinies was a planned Marvel Comics crossover for the last summer that never happened, because of the shutdown. It would have been made up of eight annuals, continuing a story between them, from one spotlighted character to another, and teaming established Marvel characters with more recently created characters. And it […]

Full Marvel Comics Solicitations April 2021 &#8211 Reborn

Full Marvel Comics Solicitations April 2021 – Reborn

No more Frankensteining necessary – here are the full Marvel Comics April 2021 solicitations, as Avengers crosses over with the remnants of The King In Black – yes, it's still going, with two issues out in April. It also spins off a new Mighty Valkyries, plural now. Oh and note while there is no Heroes […]

Chip Zdarsky/Pasqual Ferrys What If Peter Parker Was Venom Instead

Chip Zdarsky/Pasqual Ferry's What If Peter Parker Was Venom Instead?

Chip Zdarsky tweeted "This is something we've been working on for a while: a chance to reinvent the WHAT IF brand, telling longer stories with the best artists. We think you'll like it." Well, there is a What If TV show from Marvel in the air. This April, Chip Zdarsky, Pasqual Ferry and Matt Hollingsworth are […]

Patrick Gleason Sells Out Own Exclusive Venom Webhead Cover

Patrick Gleason Sells Out Own Exclusive Venom Webhead Cover

After the insane success of The Amazing Spider-Man #55 cover by Patrick Gleason – which has led to a second printing that far outstripped orders for the first printing  – he will be doing a similarly-styled cover for the new anthology series Carnage: Red, White, & Blood #1 for March. And now we know the […]

Patrick Gleason Will Now Always Be Drawing Webhead Cover Variants

Patrick Gleason Will Now Always Be Drawing Webhead Cover Variants

After the insane success of The Amazing Spider-Man #55 cover by Patrick Gleason – which has led to a second printing that far outstripped orders for the first printing  – he will be doing a similarly-styled cover for the new anthology series Carnage: Red, White, & Blood #1 for March. And also naming what these […]

Marvel Comics Reveals Miles Morales: Spider-Man Clone Saga Tomorrow

Marvel Comics Reveals Miles Morales: Spider-Man Clone Saga Tomorrow

Marvel Comics has thrown up a teaser for Miles Morales: Spider-Man #25 out in April as a comic that "kicks off the Clone Saga". Words that may fill some Spider-Man fans with dread. Telling us "In April 2021, things get wild for Miles. Stay tuned tomorrow for more information" and promising "double trouble, it's worth […]

Amazing Spider-Man #55 Second Print Orders Double First Printing

Amazing Spider-Man #55 Second Print Orders Double First Printing

The recent Amazing Spider-Man #55 got a lot of orders – and interest – because of its rather striking cover by Patrick Gleason. The cover was parodied before it was even published by The Amazing Sycophant and the Winnie The Pooh/Deadpool mashup Do You Pooh. Despite a big increase in orders, the comic book managed […]

A Red Choice for Amazing Spider-Man #55 Second Printing

A Red Choice for Amazing Spider-Man #55 Second Printing

Well, Bleeding Cool got it totally wrong. We were expecting a negative version of the Amazing Spider-Man #55 cover by Patrick Gleason, flipped to the original black-and-white it was drawn in, before it was flipped for the now-iconic negative look. But we were wrong. Marvel Comics will be giving it a red-and-black look instead. Marvel […]

More Printings For King In Black Spider-Man Star Wars High Republic

More Printings For King In Black, Spider-Man, Star Wars High Republic

Marvel Comics is sending a few comic books back to second printings, including last week's Amazing Spider-Man #55, The King In Black #1 and #2. But, as Bleeding Cool told you yesterday, we get the official word that Star Wars: The High Republic #1 on sale today from Marvel Comics, with over 200,000 orders for […]

Miles Morales Father Changes His Name From Jefferson Davis

Miles Morales' Father Changes His Name From Jefferson Davis

Jefferson Davis was President of the Confederate States from 1861 to 1865. He previously represented Mississippi in the United States Senate and the House of Representatives before the American Civil War and previously served as the United States Secretary of War from 1853 to 1857 under President Franklin Pierce. Before the American Civil War, he […]

Coronavirus Affecting Creators In The Comics Industry

Coronavirus Affecting Creators In The Comics Industry

It has been noted by some that, despite the recent shutdowns, and comics creators encouraged to catch up on their work, that some comic books have been even later than might have been expected. With schedules having to be redrawn repeatedly and noticed of delays issues to retailers. One reason for this that hasn't been […]

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 […]

Speculator Corner: Todays Amazing Spider-Man #55 $25 On eBay

Speculator Corner: Today's Amazing Spider-Man #55 $25 On eBay

Today sees the publication of Amazing Spider-Man #55, and everyone seems to have gone doolally over. Rod Lamberti of Rodman Comics in Iowa tells Bleeding Cool "Wouldn't be ironic if this new Amazing Spider-man 55 issue that came out today was more popular than Spider-man's upcoming new costume? Just been open for half an hour […]

Amazing Spider-Man #55 Last Rites From Sins Past To A Brand New Day

Amazing Spider-Man #55 Last Rites, From Sin's Past To A Brand New Day

Today sees the publication of Amazing Spider-Man #55 from Marvel Comics, given a lot of attention because it has a very nice cover looking like this, courtesy of one Patrick Gleason. Although I bet I know what the second printing is going to look like. This is what we expected a few weeks ago – […]

Revealed: Spider-Mans Brand New Costume For 2021

Revealed: Spider-Man's Brand New Costume For 2021

As promised, Spider-Man is getting a brand new costume, spinning out of the current Last Rites storyline in the comic books , that has seen him go up against the demonic Harry Osborn from hell – Kindred, as well as Norman Osborn, Sin-Eater and now the Kingpin. And as his old black costume causes havoc […]

King In Black #2 Recruits The Best Of Whats Left Of Marvel Comics

King In Black #2 Recruits The Best Of What's Left Of Marvel Comics

In King In Black #1, Knull dropped Eddie Brock, Venom, from atop a skyscraper. Venom told the tale of him falling, with the symbiote and how he might survive physically, if not mentally. King In Black #2 sees him land, as this Declan Shalvey cover portrays… This issue does its best to extend itself across […]

Death of Peter Parker in Todays Amazing Spider-Man #54 (Spoilers)

Death of Peter Parker in Today's Amazing Spider-Man #54 (Spoilers)

Peter Parker seems to be taking it out on Kindred that everyone guessed that Kindred was somehow Harry Osborn months and months ago, in today's Amazing Spider-Man #54. In a rather physical fashion. But not quite as physical as Kindred gets with Peter Parker, battering him to death, quite literally. This issue featured the unequivocal […]

The Bleeding Cool Review: The King In Black #1 by Cates and Stegman

The Bleeding Cool Review: The King In Black #1 by Cates and Stegman

Next month sees the publication of The King In Black, the new event series by Donny Cates and Ryan Stegman from Marvel Comics that follows up on their work on Venom and the previous event, Absolute Carnage. King In Black #1 is published this Wednesday. But last week, in a blip, Marvel Unlimited published the […]

Amazing Spider-Man Last Rites Tops Advance Reorders

Amazing Spider-Man Last Rites Tops Advance Reorders

As the Amazing Spider-Man comic books head towards the conclusion of the Last Rites storyline, numbers are getting bumped up. Will they land the Kindred ending as well as X Of Swords did? Retailers are hoping so. And if nothing else, it does have a cool cover. Although I bet I know what the second […]

Did Steve Ditko Create Venom Marvel Spotlight #9 Sells $90 On eBay

Did Steve Ditko Create Venom? Marvel Spotlight #9 Sells $90 On eBay

Marvel Spotlight Vol 2 #9 from 1980 has been booming across eBay since last week. The comic book by Bill Mantlo and Steve Ditko featured the portable superhero identity of Captain Universe and was titled "The Mystery of Mister E!" The Uni-Power attempts to possess former Captain Universe host Ray Coffin again, but causes a […]