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Bad Ideas First Comic Book The Hero Trade #1 Sells For $300+ on eBay

Bad Idea's First Comic Book, The Hero Trade #1 Sells For $300+ on eBay

A third copy is, at time of writing, on $187 with 19 bids.The Hero Trade #1 is a preview copy of what will be a new Bad Idea Comics series, by Matt Kindt and David Lapham was sent to comic book retailers two to three weeks ago, pretending to be a small press title from three nobodies, asking[...]

Surprise Hero Trade #1 Is By Matt Kindt David Lapham From Bad Idea

Surprise! Hero Trade #1 Is By Matt Kindt, David Lapham From Bad Idea

Remember when Robert Kirkman dropped a new comic book Die! Die! Die! in comic book stores without telling anyone? That's what Bad Idea Comics did their debut title that no one, until now, even knew existed The Hero Trade #1 by Matt Kindt and David Lapham was sent to comic book retailers two to three[...]

Ramon Villalobos Denies Bad Idea Comics Artwork Is His

Ramon Villalobos Denies Bad Idea Comics Artwork Is His

Bleeding Cool has been talking about Bad Idea Comics, the new comics publisher from Dinesh Shamdasani, Hunter Gorinson, Warren Simons, Atom Freeman and Joshua Johns for what seems like ages now, spinning out of the buyout of Valiant by DMG, with a bunch of folk working out what they were going to do next Last night, as part[...]

Bad Ideas Button Teases Comics by Lafuente LaRosa Giorello Ryp

Bad Idea's Button Teases Comics by Lafuente, LaRosa, Giorello, Ryp

Last week, publishers Bad Idea led by former Valiant execs Warren Simons, Dinesh Shamdasani, Hunter Gorinson, Josh Johns and Atom Freeman – returned to the fore with an unexpected bit of news: that all facets of Bad Idea had been overtaken by omnipotent force called "The Button".. and it would not let them publish their[...]

Bad Idea Launches The Button When It Gets A Billion Clicks

Bad Idea Launches The Button When It Gets A Billion Clicks

While other publishers like Valiant pause production, Bad Idea keeps going They told their creators to keep working, and are hiring more Bleeding Cool understands that includes approaches to Valiant creators who had been told to stop work They are full of all manner of cheeky ideas, but this may be the cheekiest In a[...]

Publisher Bad Idea Has Been Twitter Hacked By Rogue A.I.

Publisher Bad Idea Has Been Twitter Hacked By Rogue A.I.

In what appears to be an effort to defeat Archie Comics in a battle for which comics publisher will have the strangest (perhaps, most @Wendys-esque) account in the rusty torture chamber known as Comics Twitter, new publisher Bad Idea used the social media platform to roll out what appears to be a narrative marketing plan[...]

Bad Idea Donates $25000 to Retailers as Publisher Pauses Launch

Bad Idea Donates $25,000 to Retailers as Publisher Pauses Launch

While other publishers like Valiant pause production, Bad Idea keeps going They told their creators to keep working, and are hiring more Bleeding Cool understands that includes approaches to Valiant creators who had been told to stop work.[caption id="attachment_1188628" align="aligncenter" width="350"] Dinesh Shamdasani of Bad Idea at NYCC, Screenshot[/caption] Bad Idea to pay retailers $25,000 Bad Idea[...]

The 100 Comics Shops Stocking Bad Idea Comics &#8211 Only One in the UK

The 100 Comics Shops Stocking Bad Idea Comics – Only One in the UK

We have the supposed 100-list of comic book stores cleared to stock Bad Idea's new line of comic books, direct to the retailer, outside of Diamond, with no digital versions, no collections, no variant covers and only selling one copy per customer, for $3.99 each Initially restricted to twenty stores, then fifty, now a hundred[...]




Bad Idea Goes to ComicsPRO &#8211 Will They Be Ripped Limb From Limb

Bad Idea Goes to ComicsPRO – Will They Be Ripped Limb From Limb?

Bad Idea is going to the ComicsPRO summit, you know, the retailer activist group's meeting, freash after announcing that the new publisher will be selling comics from only twenty stores that fulfil its stringent criteria, growing to only fifty stores by the end of the year.People who are not part of that twenty are going[...]

Lets Talk Through Some Bad Ideas

Let's Talk Through Some Bad Ideas

“The one thing that will wash away all sins is if the books are really, really, really, really good.” -Dinesh Shamdasani, from a Multiversity interview Dinesh Shamdasani and the pre-DMG New Valiant crew (Warren Simons, Hunter Gorinson, and Josh Johns) made a splash last Thursday by announcing the scope of their new project called Bad Idea.Bad[...]


Valiant Bans Mention Of Bad Idea On Facebook

Valiant Bans Mention Of Bad Idea On Facebook

Bleeding Cool has been repeatedly breaking news about the new New York-based publisher Bad Idea Comics, formed from former executives of Valiant Entertainment But there's one place you won't read about the publisher - and that's on Valiant's own associated Facebook pages, such as Valiant Comic Fans Administrator Christopher Amundson made it very clear If[...]


Is Bad Idea Planning A New Comics Industry Shake-Up

Is Bad Idea Planning A New Comics Industry Shake-Up?

For months, there's been rumours – and some not so subtle teasing – that former Valiant Comics executives Dinesh Shamdasani, Warren Simons, Hunter Gorinson and Josh Johns have been building something new and disruptive to mount their return to comics publishing.It looks like they're calling that something Bad Idea – a new comic book publishing house that's already racked up an[...]