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The Definitive Truth Behind Why Brian Michael Bendis Left Marvel For DC

The Definitive Truth Behind Why Brian Michael Bendis Left Marvel For DC

Much has been said about why longtime superstar Marvel writer "The Great One" Brian Michael Bendis abandoned his post at the House of Ideas to defect to rival DC Comics earlier this month But as with the other big story last week, it took a real journalistic outlet to blow the lid off the story[...]

Spider-Man #234 Review: Continuity (Legacy) Done Right

Spider-Man #234 Review: Continuity (Legacy!) Done Right

Here, Brian Michael Bendis shows how well exposition and character work can actually be the same thing Bendis is also bringing in the soapy elements that are traditionally a part of Spidey's legacy, with love triangles, costumes cast aside (OK that was before, but it's referenced), and even numbers of villains teaming up I guess[...]

Defenders #3 Review: A Beautiful Piece Of Comics

Defenders #3 Review: A Beautiful Piece Of Comics

This is just characters being written well, bouncing off each other well, and with an adventure that feels like it has stakes and is genuinely a joy to read.[caption id="attachment_681254" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Defenders #3 Cover by David Marquez and Justin Ponsor[/caption]Now, writer Brian Michael Bendis gets a lot of stick People saying his characters sound[...]

Bendis: Just Landed In JFK&#8230 There Is Military And Police Everywhere. This Is Real.

Bendis: "Just Landed In JFK… There Is Military And Police Everywhere. This Is Real."

Amidst the protests against President Donald Trump's executive order banning immigrants from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen from entering the United States, Marvel Comics writer Brian Bendis landed at JFK airport in New York City moments ago and tweeted:https://twitter.com/BRIANMBENDIS/status/825435528023646208This comes against a backdrop of protesters gathering on the scene and chanting "Let them in! Let[...]

I Can Seuss With My Eyes Shut No You Really Cant

I Can Seuss With My Eyes Shut! No, You Really Can't

[caption id="attachment_599246" align="aligncenter" width="260"] Cover by Arthur Adams[/caption]Guardians of the Galaxy #16 is part of Brian Michael Bendis' swan song on the series, with each issue focusing on a different member of the Guardians as they find themselves trapped on Earth.Which in itself is a slightly weird high concept, given that various organisations and individuals[...]

Brian Bendis Invites America To Let Healing Begin By Buying His Comic

Brian Bendis Invites America To Let Healing Begin By Buying His Comic

Superstar Marvel Comics writer "The Great One" Brian Bendis isn't one to let a good crisis go to waste As most of the comics social media sphere struggles to come to grips with the results of last night's election, Bendis wasted little time pivoting toward self promotion On his Tumblr this morning, Bendis wrote: [...]

Marvel Brings Back The Gold Foil Cover For Age Of Ultron #1

Marvel Brings Back The Gold Foil Cover For Age Of Ultron #1

And now, as we've welcomed the return of the die cut cover and the gatefold cover, here comes the gold foil cover.Embossed has to be just around the corner, doesn't it?Here's a look at Age Of Ultron #1 by Bendis and Hitch Cover and pages... Evil has triumphed over good and leading this new age is[...]

Marvel Reprints Two Jim Starlin Thanos Stories In Comic Form For September

Marvel Reprints Two Jim Starlin Thanos Stories In Comic Form For September

The last we heard from Jim Starlin was annoyance that he didn't even get an invite to see the Avengers movie, featuring his own Thanos in the end creditsIn September, Jim Starlin, the creator of Thanos - recently revived in the Marvel Universe in Avengers Assemble - is kicking off two new reprint series. Thanos: The[...]

Joining The Dots On The Avengers Assemble Big Bad&#8230

Joining The Dots On The Avengers Assemble Big Bad…

But all we are doing is joining dots here.Brian Bendis has been posting about the preview to Avengers Assemble #3, on Facebook He writes; also this week! the best timed surprise in the history of modern comics at the end of Avengers Assemble #3 The listing reads PREVIEW: Avengers Assemble #3 - • Avengers versus the Zodiac! But[...]

Bendis And Oeming Relaunch Powers As Powers FBI

Bendis And Oeming Relaunch Powers As "Powers FBI"

This is the year that saw Brian Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming's Powers return after a bit of a TV-imposed sabbatical But with the future of the television version slightly up in the air, it's time to focus attention back on the comic.In July, Marvel will publish Powers FBI #1, alongside the new Powers trade[...]

Review: Avengers Vs X-Men #1 &#8211 The Message Is Not Everything

Review: Avengers Vs X-Men #1 – The Message Is Not Everything

This is what you might call a critic-proof book. No matter what I say, enough of you are going to buy this comic. And those who weren't were probably never going to. Tonight, tomorrow, whenever, it will end up in your comic collection alongside the first issues of Blackest Night, Fear Itself and Schism. So […]

Thursday Trending Topics: Bendis Simonson Avengers

Thursday Trending Topics: Bendis, Simonson, Avengers

Nobody doesn't like those rather wonderful Avengers #25 pages that Marvel sneak previewed today,  written by Bendis and drawn by Walt Simonson Walt, good to have you back. Most-Read Comic Stories Today: Everybody Stop And Look At Walter Simonson’s Artwork For Avengers #25  As you were. STOLEN: Trailer With Thousands Of Avatar Comics And Graphic Novels  Avatar Press has suffered[...]

Thursday Trending Topics: Age Of Ultron

Thursday Trending Topics: Age Of Ultron

Now we have Nightwing symbolically beating up the Marvel Universe. The Launch Of Bendis And Hitch’s Age Of Ultron | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors We already showed you what the DC Free Comic Book Day retailer customizable version would look like Now we have the Marvel version, only available to retailers[...]

Tuesday Trending Topics: Getting Ready For The Year Of The Avengers

Tuesday Trending Topics: Getting Ready For The Year Of The Avengers

 We've got this Avengers vs X-Men series, Bendis leaving Avengers and New Avengers -- with all kinds of stuff blowing up between now and then, sounds like -- and Avengers: X-Sanction by Jeph Loeb and Ed McGuinness beginning next week  Oh, and some movie coming out in May as well. Most-Read Comic Stories Today: Marvel Announce Avengers Vs[...]

Its Still Coming

It's Still Coming

Last month, Bleeding Cool reported that a major project from Marvel would feature the five architects of Marvel - Hickman, Brubaker, Aaron, Bendis and Fraction - and that Olivier Coipel may be lined up as an artist.Today, at the Cup Of Joe panel at New York Comic Con, that looked rather confirmed It's coming[...]

Thursday Trending Topics: Bendis vs Drudge

Thursday Trending Topics: Bendis vs Drudge

And posted it, seemingly hoping to make Brett look bad.Bleeding Cool believes it does the opposite… Brian Bendis Counters Matt Drudge And Glenn Beck Over Ultimate Spider-Man Talking about the recent Miles Morales media storm, he said; Walt Simonson To Revive DC’s Captain Fear Again. Simonson worked on a Captain Fear story with David Michelinie, published in the back[...]

Glenn Beck Says Michelle Obama Responsible For New Spider-Man &#8212 Bendis Quesada Axel Alonso Respond

Glenn Beck Says Michelle Obama Responsible For New Spider-Man — Bendis, Quesada, Axel Alonso Respond

Here's Glenn Beck attempting to link the development of the new character to Michelle Obama on his radio show -- and the twitter reaction of Bendis, Joe Quesada, and Axel Alonso:[blackbirdpie url="http://twitter.com/#!/BRIANMBENDIS/status/98812198083772417"][blackbirdpie url="http://twitter.com/#!/BRIANMBENDIS/status/98822769038467073"][blackbirdpie url="http://twitter.com/#!/BRIANMBENDIS/status/98845240428986368"][blackbirdpie url="http://twitter.com/#!/JoeQuesada/status/98813213365387264"][blackbirdpie url="https://twitter.com/#!/axelalonsomarv/status/98819183302819840"][blackbirdpie url="https://twitter.com/#!/axelalonsomarv/status/98826688095461376"][...]

Bendis And Bagley Make Me Cry Like A Little Girl

Bendis And Bagley Make Me Cry Like A Little Girl

Nothing for the death of any previous comic book character.It was just perfectly written, perfectly played and maybe, just maybe, I was in the perfect state to receive it.Either way, damn you Bendis and Bagley.Comics courtesy of Orbital Comics of London Check out their Grant Morrison podcast interview here.I rarely cry at TV or[...]

Hey Chicago Who Wants To Be A Policeman In Powers

Hey Chicago, Who Wants To Be A Policeman In Powers?

FX are going to be filming the pilot of Powers, based on the Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming comic book, in Chicago between July 12th and the 30th And they need people to play policemen. We will need lots of POLICE (M/F) for both of our upcoming projects  We want to use[...]

Bendis Has Big Plans For Daredevil This Fall

I'm not sure I see anything there that won't be pretty widespread soon, but proceed with caution if you try to avoid such things.But it looks like Daredevil is going to be back front and center in a big way this fall -- joining the New Avengers with issue #16 written by Bendis and[...]