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The Goon #1 Sets Modern Day Comic Record Sells For $28800

The Goon #1 Sets Modern Day Comic Record, Sells For $28,800

The Goon #1 by Eric Powell was published by Bleeding Cool's own publisher, Avatar Press, back in 1999 It has just sold at Heritage Auction in CGC 9.9 condition for $28,800, which is being described as a record-setting amount for a modern comic book, after some frenzied bidding from 43 people by the end of[...]

Avatar Sells Out Of Cinema Purgatorio Box Sets Completely

Avatar Sells Out Of Cinema Purgatorio Box Sets Completely

On Saturday evening, I pointed out that today was the FOC date for the Cinema Purgatorio box set from Bleeding Cool's publisher Avatar Press All eighteen issues of the Alan Moore/Kevin O'Neill curated comic book anthology with a cover price of $40 As well as the title comic by Alan Moore and Kevin O'Neill, completely[...]

Alan Moores Cinema Purgatorio All 18 Issues For $40 FOCing Now

Alan Moore's Cinema Purgatorio, All 18 Issues For $40, FOCing Now

Cinema Purgatorio was a comic book anthology curated by Alan Moore and Kevin O'Neill, featuring five ongoing features, published by Bleeding Cool's own publisher, Avatar Press Cinema Purgatorio ran for eighteen issues, finishing each story, None of the series have been collected, and certain individual issues can go for a pretty penny But going to[...]

The Last Chance to Back New Warrior Nun Comic on Kickstarter

The Last Chance to Back New Warrior Nun Comic on Kickstarter

With a new Netflix series based on the comic airing now, Avatar Press is collecting their recent Warrior Nun comic reboot into a graphic novel The Kickstarter campaign to fund the book has more than quadrupled the initial goal and continues to rise With one day left, here is a final look at the series, Warrior[...]

Warrior Nun: Dora is the Lesbian Grunge 90s Buffy We Always Wanted

Warrior Nun: Dora is the Lesbian Grunge 90s Buffy We Always Wanted

From Pat Shand and Daniel Gete, Warrior Nun: Dora published by Bleeding Cool's own publisher Avatar Press, is a not-quite-mature-readers-only post-satanic panic nineties-set remake of a nineties character, but drenched in teen goth/grunge culture of the just-pre-internet age It's a period piece that's far more reflective of that age than the original comic book.And keeping[...]

Warrior Nun Goes All-Ages On Kickstarter Thanks to Netflix

Warrior Nun Goes All-Ages On Kickstarter, Thanks to Netflix

16 years since Ben Dunn first created her for Antarctic Press, she is now published by Avatar Press, (who are also the publishers of Bleeding Cool) And, right now, she is also getting a graphic novel series, to be published alongside the release of the new Netflix series Oh yes, she's getting a Netflix series,[...]


Avatar Press Relaunches Warrior Nun Ahead Of Netflix TV Show

Avatar Press Relaunches Warrior Nun Ahead Of Netflix TV Show

Bleeding Cool's publishers, Avatar Press, bought Warrior Nun Areala some time ago from its creator, Ben Dunn and Antarctic Press Now sold to Netflix, they are relaunching the Warrior Nun franchise beginning with Warrior Nun Dora by Pat Shand and Daniel Gete, to be published this August And maybe a little Good Omens feel as well...WARRIOR[...]

Warrior Nun Comic Upcoming from Avatar to be New Netflix Series

Warrior Nun Comic Upcoming from Avatar to be New Netflix Series

Netflix has announced three new series, two based on comic books, one of them on the upcoming Avatar Press Warrior Nun   Avatar Press are the owners of Bleeding Cool.Warrior Nun is an upcoming unannounced comic from Avatar Press that revolves around a 19-year-old woman who wakes up in a morgue with a new lease on life[...]

Warren Ellis Weighs in on Avengers: Infinity War Spoiler Free

Warren Ellis Weighs in on Avengers: Infinity War, Spoiler Free

Every Sunday Warren Ellis sends out Orbital Operations, his weekly newsletter where he talks about his current projects, thoughts, commentary on culture and recommendations for music, books, movies, television and whatever else took his fancy in the past week.[caption id="attachment_489436" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Warren Ellis at SDCC, Photo by Gage Skidmore[/caption]This week, he talks about the latest[...]

Crosseds Birthday and Uber Invasion: Avatar Press Solicits for July 2018

Crossed's Birthday and Uber Invasion: Avatar Press Solicits for July 2018

You know what one of the perks of being owned by a comic book publisher is? Well, that they constantly forget to tell us what they are up to, leading us to having to search the internet.Such as their retail side Comics Cavalcade having Avatar Press's solicits for July 2018 Without, like, telling us It[...]

A New Cinema Purgatorio in Avatar Press June 2018 Solicits

A New Cinema Purgatorio in Avatar Press June 2018 Solicits

Alan Moore has done a lot of work with Avatar Press, Bleeding Cool's parent company They are reprinting a number of his works, including Another Suburban Romance and Light of Thy Countenance. Cinema Purgatorio continues, another Moore project, and Crossed Plus 100 Mimic rolls on All of this is coming out in June Details below.[gallery columns="4" size="large" ids="815709,815710,815711,815712,815713,815714,815715,815717,815718,815719,815720"]APR181346 CROSSED PLUS 100 MIMIC #4 (MR) (W)[...]


Battlships War in Uber and Crossed Continues Moores Saga: Avatar Press May 2018 Solicits

Battlships War in Uber, and Crossed Continues Moore's Saga: Avatar Press May 2018 Solicits

Gage, Patrick Shand, Emiliano Urdinola, Raulo Caceres, and Gabriel Andrade and Uber Invasion by Kieron Gillen and Daniel Gete are coming out this May courtesy of Avatar Press, our parent company More details below.[gallery size="large" columns="2" ids="800548,800549,800550,800551,800552,800553,800554,800555,800556,800557"]MAR181204 CROSSED PLUS 100 MIMIC #3 (MR) (W) Christos N Gage, Patrick Shand (A) Emiliano Urdinola, Raulo Caceres (CA) Gabriel Andrade Two epic tales in every giant-size Crossed +100 Mimic issue![...]

Kieron Gillen Alan Moore And More: Avatar Press February 2018 Solicits

Kieron Gillen, Alan Moore, And More: Avatar Press February 2018 Solicits

Avatar Press, Bleeding Cool's parent company, is publishing work from talents such as Kieron Gillen, Alan Moore, and Jacen Burrows These come through, Uber Invasion, Cinema Purgatorio, and Dreadful Beauty Art of Providence, the last of which is an artbook celebrating the work of Jacen Burrows More details are available below Take a look.UBER INVASION #11 (MR) (W) Kieron Gillen (A/CA) Daniel Gete Things[...]



God Is Dead Volume 1 &#8211 24 Trades Of Christmas

God Is Dead Volume 1 – 24 Trades Of Christmas

Now, first I have to point out that Avatar Press is the parent company of Bleeding Cool, so yes I work for them.. and that the reason I initially read the series was because was asked to write a back-up story for the last eight issues of the series But this is about the first[...]

Black Pre-Friday: Alan Moore &#038 HP Lovecrafts Scary Scarce Century

Black Pre-Friday: Alan Moore & HP Lovecraft's Scary, Scarce Century

TL;DR: Go get these insanely great and limited Providence Century Sets, while supplies last. If you haven't read Providence by Alan Moore and Jacen Burrows, there's really no sweeping overview I can give you that won't substantially spoil the magic, so let me come at it by way of analogy: Even the slightest glance at the […]

The Return Of Kieron Gillens Über Leads Avatar Press December Solicitations

The Return Of Kieron Gillen's Über Leads Avatar Press' December Solicitations

Avatar Press' December solicitations kick off with a bang as Kieron Gillen's Über returns with a new series Über: Invasion drawn by Daniel Gete With Hitler's conquest of Europe complete, he is now sending his super-powered soldiers to invade America And the theatre of the surreal continues with the eight issue of Cinema Purgatorio with stories by[...]