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Jim Lee &#8211 Not Ageing Up Characters or Shuffling Them Off For 5G

Jim Lee – Not "Ageing Up Characters or Shuffling Them Off" For 5G

While sketching on panel at C2E2 last weekend, DC Publisher Jim Lee asked the crowd 'heard any good rumours lately?' He was initially talking about rumours launched after the departure from DC of publisher Dan DiDio by the likes of Ethan Van Sciver, that AT&T was planning to shutter DC Comics publishing if their upcoming Bleeding […]

Greg Capullo to Combat Convention Coronavirus with his Fists

Greg Capullo to Combat Convention Coronavirus with his Fists

The Coronavirus Con Season is upon us, and comic book creators are preparing differently. For one superstar comic book artist and sculpted statue of a man, Greg Capullo, it's a very serious situation, but one for which he has a solution. Capullo took to Twitter on the weekend of C2E2 to write: As a lifelong […]

Do Wolverine Toys Have Two D***s A Bleeding Cool Investigation

Do Wolverine Toys Have Two D***s? A Bleeding Cool Investigation

Look, I never thought I'd be walking the Wolverine dick beat. I thought I'd show up at C2E2, lob some softball questions at creators, eat an Italian Beef or five, haunt Artist Alley til I got all the things signed I brought, then head back home again the way I came to Chicago, a stranger […]

Giving The Inhumans A Rest at Marvels 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 […]

Zenescopes Panel at C2E2 Provided Insights into the Publishers Origin Story

Zenescope's Panel at C2E2 Provided Insights into the Publisher's Origin Story

The 15 Years of Zenescope panel at C2E2 2020 didn't include any announcements of upcoming books or insights into future projects. However, it featured the co-creator of the company Ralph Tedesco and his insights into how the publishing company got its humble beginnings 15 years ago. Additionally, the panel featured the Zenescope and Marvel cover […]




New Character Virus to Debut on Free Comic Book Day Then in Venom #26

New Character Virus to Debut on Free Comic Book Day, Then in Venom #26

At the big Marvel Comics panel at C2E2 in Chicago, Venom writer Donny Cates was on hand to talk about upcoming Venom storylines – and make some announcements as well. The upcoming Venom #26 drawn by Iban Coello will feature the Ultimate Reed Richards revealing his ultimate plan. Cates talked about how The Maker has […]

Kyle Higgins to Write New Ultraman Series at Marvel

Kyle Higgins to Write New Ultraman Series at Marvel

Marvel announced a new series at their Next Big Thing panel at C2E2 Saturday, and Bleeding Cool Ace Reporter David Pierce was on hand to send us the big news. Kyle Higgins will be the writer of a new Ultraman series with Mat Groom and Francesco Manna, launching later this year. Marvel also showed off […]

Thor to Have Trouble Getting it Up as Hammerfall Begins in Thor #7

Thor to Have Trouble Getting it Up as Hammerfall Begins in Thor #7

Does the God of Thunder need a blue chew? Marvel is hosting their Next Big Thing panel at C2E2 right now, but it's Thor's current big thing we're concerned about. Bleeding Cool Ace Reporter David Pierce is on hand at the panel sending us breaking news, and what you're about to learn about Thor may […]

Ta-Nehisi Coates to Leave Black Panther After Issue #25

Ta-Nehisi Coates to Leave Black Panther After Issue #25

At the Next Big Thing Panel at C2E2 Saturday, Marvel announced that Black Panther #25 will be writer Ta-Nehisi Coates' final issue on the series. It's something we saw coming with the Intergalactic Empire of Wakanda storyline wrapping up, but big news nonetheless. Will Marvel bring a new writer on to pick up with Black […]



Welcome to Coronavirus Comic-Con Season&#8230

Welcome to Coronavirus Comic-Con Season…

Just on a whim, what with the coronavirus and all, I looked at Airbnb rates for Venice, at the epicentre of European pandemic infection right now. They have palatial places in the very centre of Venice, going for $20 a night. And I was suddenly driven with the idea of host a comic convention there […]



Updates from the DC Booth at C2E2 &#8211 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 […]