Who Killed Punk Rock Kurt Jesus Cobain?

Last week, Bleeding Cool pointed out some serious swipes between Who Killed Kurt Cobain by Nicolas Otéro and Vérane Otéro published last month by IDW in the US, and Godspeed by Barnaby Legg, Jim McCarthy and Steve Beaumont, published a decade and a half before.

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But it's not alone. The preview on Amazon alone reveals another… from Who Killed Kurt Cobain.

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The Who Killed Kurt Cobain? comic was originally published last year in France by Glenat. I understand that IDW were ensconced in meetings about this situation last week. With this new addition, I expect this may fall under "matters arising"…

About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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