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X-Men #7 is the Wolverine's Weiner X-Pick of the Week for February 26th, 2020

There were five X-books out last week: X-Men #7, X-Force #8, Giant-Size X-Men: Jean Grey and Emma Frost #1, X-Men/Fantastic Four #2, and New Mutants #8. In addition to that, I missed New Mutants #7 from the prior week, so I'll be recapping that too. Let's find out what happened in last week's X-books… Sworn to […]

DC Comics to Publish a New WarWorld Comic

DC Comics to Publish a New WarWorld Comic?

Okay, so lots of rumours and gossip came out of C2E2, and as ever I usually start to get to hear them on the Sunday night of the show, when lips are looser and wetter. One of which is that DC Comics is prepping a new WarWorld comic book later in the year. Or at least […]

Marvel's C2E2 Empyre Panel

Giving The Inhumans A Rest at Marvel's C2E2 Empyre Panel

The Marvel Empyre panel Saturday afternoon at C2E2 began as all Marvel panels at C2E2 are apparently required to begin, with the panelists discussing Chicago deep dish pizza. Ryan Penagos hosted the panel, with C.B. Cebulski, Tom Brevoort, and Al Ewing as the panel participants. Penagos and Cebulski expressed their preference for New York style […]

James Bond

James Bond's No Time To Die Aston Martin DB5 at London Film and Comic Con

This weekend saw Universal go all out for James Bond: No Time To Die, with livery all over the London Film And Comic Con – Spring edition at Kensington Olympia. And that included the actual custom-built Aston Martin DB5 used in the movie that is, apparently, worth a cool million pounds. At least that's what […]

A Little Look at the Comics and Cosplay of London Film And Comic Con – Spring

Mad weekend, Onward yesterday morning, Forbidden Planet signing and pub afterwards, covering C2E2 and today heading to the final day of the London Film And Comic Con Spring Edition, a two-day affair with less of a comics focus than the main summer show – though having the same weekend as San Diego Comic Con should […]


Updates from the DC Booth at C2E2 - Cancellations and Signing Times

Updates from the DC Booth at C2E2 – Cancellations and Signing Times

Day 1 of C2E2 is in the books. DC had a strong presence, giving away comics all day for free to anyone who walked by the booth, including issues of Harley Quinn, Wonder Woman, and Dark Knight Metal to name a few. In addition you could get you photo taken in a choice of scenes […]

Now Batman #90 Sells Out and Goes to Second Printing Before Going on Sale

Now Batman #90 Sells Out and Goes to Second Printing Before Going on Sale

As backorders continue to come in, Batman #90 has sold out At a distributor and publisher level, ahead of its March 4th on-sale date in comic stores. And as a result, DC is rushing back to press for a second printing. This marks the second subsequent pre-on-sale sellout for the series, following Punchline's debut in […]

OnwardDay

Getting Our Second Breakfasts to See Onward For #OnwardDay

It was probably the shot early on in Onward, the new Pixar movie about a suburban family of elves (and a centaur step dad figure) in a fantasy land that has moved on from magic, that did it for me.. A fast food chain store dubbed Burgershire with the sign 'Now Serving Second Breakfast' that […]


Previews

The Juggernaut Gets an Unstoppable Preview

Fabian Nicieza and Ron Garney are returning to Marvel Comics for a new Dawn Of X title starring Juggernaut. Nothing can stop the Juggernaut… but what about the constitution of Krakoa? Looks like it's going to be quite full on. Out in May… JUGGERNAUT #1 (OF 5) DX (W) Fabian Nicieza (A) Ron Garney (CA) […]

Viz Media Releases May 2020 Manga Solicitations

Viz Media Releases May 2020 Manga Solicitations

Viz Media released their solicitations for manga coming out in May. It's a big list as ever, so get those preorders in. Shonen Jump JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Part 4–Diamond Is Unbreakable, Vol. 5 By Hirohiko Araki Yoshikage Kira's true identity is revealed! The serial killer lurks around Morioh, killing as he pleases and enjoying a […]


Second Printings for Star, Ruins Of Ravencroft and Diana: Princess of The Amazons

Marvel Comics are sending two – just two – comics back to the printing mill this week, Star #2 and Ruins Of Ravencroft #2, second printings both out for April 1st. Whereas DC Comics is reporting that Diana: Princess of the Amazons, their middle grade graphic novel by Shannon Hale, Dean Hale and Victoria Ying, is headed back […]

C2E2

104 Comic Book Exclusives and Debuts at C2E2 2020

There are plenty of comics-making their debut, limited or ezclusive to C2E2 this weekend in Chicago. Here's a few Bleeding Cool stumbled across. If you have any other comcis making a debut at the show, let me know on richjohnston@bleedingcool.com and I'll run them too. ($20) Artist variant edition Usagi Yojimbo 35th anniversary A limited […]

Previews

Preview: The Goddamned Return in May with Virgin Brides

In May, Jason Aaron and R. M. Guera are bringing back their biblical noir comic book series for its second chapter. And it's set in the run up to the tale of Noah and the Great Flood from Genesis. With a holy matriarchical society under threat from man. Here's a preview of the first issue. Here's […]



Where In The World Are Monsieur Mallah And The Brain? (Spoilers)

Monsieur Mallah is a superintelligent anthropomorphic gorilla supervillain, and loyal servant to the Brain. Created by Arnold Drake and Bruno Premiani, they first appeared in Doom Patrol #86 in 1964, As a scientist, the man who would one day become known as the Brain performed experiments on animals to raise their intelligence. One of these […]

Welcome To Leviathan Country (Leviathan Dawn #1 Spoilers)

Not too long ago, Bleeding Cool ran the story, What If… DC Comics' Legion of Super-Heroes and 5G Were Planning a Similar Story to House Of X? I wrote of X-Men writer Jonathan Hickman, Before he took the Marvel shilling (and I understand it was a sizeable shilling) I get the word that he proposed Legion […]