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Fred Van Lente Visits New York Comic Shops to Promote Valiant's Psi-Lords

Fred Van Lente Visits New York Comic Shops to Promote Valiant's Psi-Lords

Superstar writer Fred Van Lente could be headed to a comic store near you, that is, if you live in the New York area. Van Lente is headed to four New York comic shops next week, accompanied by his entourage (Valiant staff), to promote the debut of Psi-Lords, the new sci-fi comic by Van Lente […]


Marvel Comics Still Dominated Marketshare-Per-Capita in April 2019 - if Not By 50%

Marvel Still Dominated Marketshare-Per-Capita in April 2019 – if Not By 50%

We're totally doing this every month now. A Marketshare-Per-Capita chart. The usual comics industry marketshare shows how much share of the overall market a comics publisher has. This divides it by the number of titles they publish in that month. We've already looked at publisher marketshare in the North American direct market of comic book shops […]

Whilce Portacio Covers Killers for Valiant Pre-Order Bundle

Whilce Portacio Covers Killers for Valiant Pre-Order Bundle

Valiant has announced the details of their pre-order bunder for Killers, the new series by B. Clay Moore and Fernando Dagnino hitting stores in July. For readers who pre-order Killers #1-5, they will not only get trade paperback style bonus content with each issue, but also exclusive variant covers for each one by superstar artist […]

'Fallen World' #2 is Some Next-Level Sci-Fi Greatness

"Fallen World" #2 is Some Next-Level Sci-Fi Greatness

I might just be an easy mark, but the blurb for Fallen World, the latest comic series from Warhammer 40,000 scribe Dan Abnett, reads like something ripped right out of my own personal comic book bucket list: In the year 4002, a cyborg samurai named Rai struggles to find his morality, while the nanite-filled supersoldier […]

War Monger Takes a Bride in 'The Forgotten Queen' #2 (REVIEW)

The Forgotten Queen's second issue starts with Dr. Sarnai performing an autopsy on a member of her scientific expedition, who died horribly with an impossible piece of armor protruding from his chest cavity. The armor piece is impossible simply because it is part of an overall set meant for one unique wearer, with materials and […]


X-O Manowar #18 cover by Lewis Larosa and Diego Rodriguez

X-O Manowar #18 Review: A Fine Finish

Aric and Sabbas are in the gladiatorial arena trying to survive the simulated naval battle being held. The two use this as an opportunity to escape and make it out of the arena. Aric is still intent on finding his friend Gafti's brother, Batwin. Arin sneaks into the compound where Batwin is being held, but […]

X-O Manowar #17 cover by Lewis Larosa and Diego Rodriguez

X-O Manowar #17 [Late] Review: Historical Fiction Interrupting the Sci-Fi

Aric of Dacia has just been saved from the wrath of the Romans by his new friend Sabbas. On their trip to the next destination, Sabbas explains how he came to be here, riding with the Forgotten Warriors of Thamud and encountering the Lost Ninth Legion. Aric and Sabbas sail for Rome itself, but they […]

Harbinger Wars II #4 Review: The Showdown of Livewire and X-O Manowar

The Loveboat is falling out of the sky, being driven by Bloodshot and Livewire. X-O Manowar tries to stop it, but Livewire keeps him distracted. On the inside, Geomancer and Peter Stanchek come together to try and stop this potential disaster. On the ground, Ninja-K and Major Charlie Palmer have it out one last time. […]

Shadowman #6 cover by Tonci Zonjic

Shadowman #6 Review: Prehistory of the Shadowman

Alyssa enlists the help of Doctor Mirage in discovering what happened to Jack Boniface, while the Shadowman himself travels further back in time to Africa in 40,000 BC. He enters the body of an ancient hunter, and Jack watches this hunter and his band return home to their village and find it destroyed by a […]

Shadowman #5 cover by Tonci Zonjic

Shadowman #5 [Late] Review: Fighting for Freedom and Love

Shadowman continues his journey through the Boniface family history, this time landing in the body of the first Shadowman, Marius Boniface. Marius lived in the late 19th Century. We join him when a hunting party arrives on his property looking for a worker who ran from their mining operation. Marius denies knowing where the worker […]

Comics For Your Pull Box, August 15th, 2018: The Jinxworld Begins Anew

We're back with this too! Comics for Your Pull Box lives! Bleeding Cool is here to sift through the release list and give you some books worth checking out. In addition, here's a link to ComicList, the website I primarily use for this article, for you to look at the full catalog. Let's get started. […]

Harbinger Wars II #3 cover by JG Jones and Diego Rodriguez

Harbinger Wars II #3 Review: Changing Sides and Bloody Mayhem

Bloodshot and Livewire discovered that Geomancer is the one powering the Loveboat and keeping it aloft. The Geomancer strikes at Bloodshot, and Ray begins his warpath through G.A.T.E and the Loveboat. Meanwhile, Ninja-K, X-O Manowar, and Major Palmer have discovered the Psiot boy whose powers have gone out of control. However, Faith and another contingence […]

Britannia: Lost Eagles of Rome #1 cover by Cary Nord

Britannia: Lost Eagles of Rome #1 Review – Sherlock Holmes in Rome

Antonius Axia is a "detectionist," the first investigative detective in the world. He lives during the reign of Emperor Nero in Ancient Rome. He has gotten by on working under Nero, but, after a legion goes missing in the Tottenwald forest in Germany, Antonius Axia is called to investigate all the way out in Germany. […]


Comics for Your Pull Box, Week of July 11th, 2018: Superman Begins Anew

Wednesday draws near, and that means it's time for another installment of Comics for Your Pull Box. We have a ton of major releases this week, but here at Bleeding Cool we are going to try and narrow it down to the absolute must-haves and must-tries. Here is the link to the full Comic List […]

Quantum and Woody #7 cover by Ariel Olivetti

Quantum and Woody #7 Review: Quantum Becomes Superman

Quantum and Woody couldn't Klang in time, and they have awoken in a new world. Quantum is the world's greatest superhero, and he protects the world from all evil. That is, until his life begins to fall apart. Meanwhile, Woody is rich, a gambler, and an alcoholic. However, he seeks out professional health when he […]

X-O Manowar #16 cover by Lewis Larosa and Diego Rodriguez

X-O Manowar #16 Review: Harbinger Wars II Holding Pattern

Sabbas is hunted by the brothers of the slaver he killed, and he escapes on a boat, meeting a writer along the way. The two have a bizarrely shared vision of a tale of a cursed ring. Elsewhere, Aric continues to fight the Huns wherever he can. This leads him into the presence of those […]

Harbinger Wars II #2 cover by J.G. Jones and Diego Rodriguez

Harbinger Wars II #2 Review: High Action and Gorgeous Art

A Psiot runs from Livewire's hideout in Ohio while the rest contemplate if they are truly at war with the rest of the world. Charlie Palmer, X-O Manowar, and Ninja-K catch up with Peter Stanchek, and a battle ensues. Elsewhere, Livewire helps Bloodshot infiltrate the Loveboat, the airship headquarters of G.A.T.E. Tensions continue to build […]