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How A Comic Book Publishers Family Helped Start the Republican Party

How A Comic Book Publisher's Family Helped Start the Republican Party

 Many comics historians and collectors reading this will be familiar with the name Holyoke Publishing Company (called that because of its Holyoke, Massachusetts facility) due to the printing and publishing company owned by Sherman Bowles, which made a brief but memorable contribution to golden age comics history around 1942-48.  During that period, Holyoke printed 19[...]


Warner Bros. Developing DC Comics Latino Superhero Blue Beetle Film

Warner Bros. Developing DC Comics Latino Superhero 'Blue Beetle' Film

is moving forward on a film based DC Comics Latino superhero Blue Beetle.Gareth Dunnet-Alcocer, who wrote Universal's Scarface, is penning the script according to a report from The Wrap.The film will theoretically be based on the third version of the Blue Beetle (previous versions as published by Fox Comics, later by Charlton Comics, and eventually by[...]

Greg Weisman Young Justice One Shot on DC Universe Season 3 Starts in January

Greg Weisman Young Justice One Shot on DC Universe, Season 3 Starts in January

Announced today at NYCC, Greg Weisman himself will be joined by artist Chistopher Jones on a single issue comic titled Young Justice: Outsiders. It will be published on the DC Universe streaming service. According to Wiseman the one-shot will take place between Invasion and Outsiders, but will not cover the entire timeskip that is taking […]

Is Blue Beetle Finally Coming to the Arrowverse

Is Blue Beetle Finally Coming to the Arrowverse?

But now that we have some more details, speculation has begun on who the new characters are -- and one of them could finally be the introduction of Ted Kord, aka the Blue Beetle, into the Arrowverse.Take into account two things First is that Stephen Amell has said that he got the whole season 7[...]

Green Lanterns #40 Review: An Interesting New Arc About Online Dating and Human Trafficking

Green Lanterns #40 Review: An Interesting New Arc About Online Dating and Human Trafficking

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Green Lanterns Jessica Cruz and Simon Baz, among heroes like Blue Beetle, Firestorm, Power Girl, Supergirl, and the Bulletteer, are helping a city weather and recover from a hurricane.In the aftermath, the Bulletteer tells Simon that the Night Pilot, another hero whom Simon recently dated, has gone missing Simon and Jessica investigate and, with[...]

Blue Beetle Confirmed To Be Cancelled With DC February Solicitations

Blue Beetle Confirmed To Be Cancelled With DC February Solicitations

Sometimes it's a sad occasion when Bleeding Cool has the opportunity to say, "pip pip." Today is one of those occasions, as DC's February solicitations have confirmed that Blue Beetle #18 will be the final issue of that comic.As we reported in October, deleted tweets from writer Christopher Sebela implied that this month's cancellation was[...]

Brian Michael Bendiss List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Brian Michael Bendis's List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion.Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman and[...]

Blue Beetle #13 Review: Which Future Team Is Canon Now

Blue Beetle #13 Review: Which Future Team Is Canon Now?

[rwp-review-recap id="0"][caption id="attachment_722688" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Blue Beetle #13 cover by Scott Kolins[/caption]Blue Beetle #13 ReviewTeri, the Flash of the year 3001, is ready to leave Kord Industries and return to her own time She intends to rejoin her Justice League and aid in their fight against the galactic conqueror Lady Styx.She is successful in this,[...]

Could A Superwoman Cancellation Ruin DCs Perfect Rebirth Streak

Could A Superwoman Cancellation Ruin DC's Perfect Rebirth Streak?

An impressive feat in the modern comic book industry.Last month, however, Bleeding Cool speculated that Blue Beetle could be the first, after Christopher Sebela made the following comments about taking over as writer on the book:https://twitter.com/xtop/status/887058222871232513https://twitter.com/xtop/status/887059496584921089But now it looks like Blue Beetle might have some competition from Superwoman[...]


Cully Hamner Draws Blue Beetle In The DC Comic Art Academy

Cully Hamner Draws Blue Beetle In The DC Comic Art Academy

Cully Hamner who is know for his work on Green Lantern: Mosaic, Blue Beetle, Black Lightning: Year One and of course the Warren Ellis series Red that was turned into two Bruce Willis movies Looks like Cully is working his way through the rainbow on book titles He design of the Jaime Reyes version of[...]

Blue Beetle #10 Review: A Spritz Of Rain In The DC Drought

Blue Beetle #10 Review: A Spritz Of Rain In The DC Drought

However, I wrote it off the same as the most recent Nova title, which brought back the long-missed Richard Rider, as another squandered opportunity for greatness.However, where Marvel viciously and preemptively killed Nova, DC has actually given Blue Beetle time to stretch its wings and get a feel for itself As a result, this book[...]

DC Legends To See Titans Update Soon

DC Legends To See 'Titans' Update Soon

Collect and level up your unlikely team of Super Heroes & Super Villains to save the world in epic 4v4 combat!EVOLVE TO BECOME LEGENDARY • Evolve to unlock exclusive Legendary outfit, and powers for your heroes! • Upgrade powerful gear for your hero, like Batman’s Batarang, Sinestro’s Power Battery, or Lex Luthor’s Kryptonite Ring! • Strategically rank up[...]

Blue Beetle #9 Review- A Weird Wild Ride And I Am OMAC

Blue Beetle #9 Review- A Weird, Wild Ride And I Am OMAC

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]While both Jaime Reyes and Ted Kord Blue Beetles (never read anything with the actual original), Keith Giffen and Scott Kolins Blue Beetle was not a fun read initially One major turn-off to the book was the constant damn bickering between any two characters but especially between Jaime Reyes and Ted Kord themselves.Interior conflict[...]

Ch-Ch-Changes To Blue Beetle And Hellblazer&#8230

Ch-Ch-Changes To Blue Beetle And Hellblazer…

A few changes twixt solicitation and publication...Blue Beetle #8 was solicited as written by Keith Giffen, but now JM DeMatteis will be scripting the comic.Hellblazer #9 was solicited with art from Philip Tan but is now by Davide Fabbri & Jose Marzan Jr.And this cover...Is being replaced by one by Declan Shalvey.A few changes[...]


Blue Beetle Deathstroke And Supergirl Get Spotify Playlists

Blue Beetle, Deathstroke And Supergirl Get Spotify Playlists

There are new Spotify playlists out there now for Blue Beetle, Deathstroke and Supergirl.The list for Blue Beetle comes from artist Scott Kolins and can be found here.Deathstroke's list was compiled by artist Carlo Pagulayan and inker Jason Paz and is here.And writer Steve Orlando, penciller Emanuela Lupacchino and inker Ray McCarthy pulled together the[...]

Greg Berlanti Is Developing A Booster Gold / Blue Beetle Film

Greg Berlanti Is Developing A Booster Gold / Blue Beetle Film

New reports say that Berlanti is developing a Booster Gold / Blue Beetle film that he would also direct As you'd expect with these particular characters, the theme of the film will be more comedic and work like a buddy cop movie This would be in great contrast to the current slate of DC films in[...]

Thors Comic Review Column &#8211 Fantastic Four #645 Thomas Alsop Vol. 1 Multiversity #2 Convergence #4 Convergence: Booster Gold Blue Beetle Shazam Infinity Inc. Worlds Finest Detective Comics

Thor's Comic Review Column – Fantastic Four #645, Thomas Alsop Vol. 1, Multiversity #2, Convergence #4, Convergence: Booster Gold, Blue Beetle, Shazam, Infinity Inc., World's Finest, Detective Comics

1Convergence #4Convergence: Booster Gold #1Convergence: Blue Beetle #1Convergence: Shazam! #1Convergence: Infinity Inc #1Convergence: World's FinestConvergence: Detective Comics #1The Multiversity #2Fantastic Four #645 (Marvel, $5.99)By Jeb D.We didn’t know it at the time, of course, but Fantastic Four #100 was the twilight of the Stan Lee-Jack Kirby partnership; they would do just two more issues[...]