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[...]
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Joshua Williamson and Michael Broussard are bringing us Issue #23 of Captain Midnight on May 27th, full of pulpy goodness Has someone made a Captain Midnight action figure yet? That would be quite a thing Captain Midnight is a story that has the equivalent of a great bone structure–great character concepts, costume designs, and an[...]
Talking Comics – Discussing This Week's Upcoming Titles From Spider-Gwen To Suiciders, Orphan Black, Thor Annual & More!
Scott Snyder has taken this character and made him into a mythology that we've never seen before and can't wait to find more about. Several other of our favorite comics are hitting the shelf this week and we cannot wait to get them in our hands, take them home and read them, and be immersed in[...]
Talking Comics – Discussing This Week's Upcoming Titles From Uncanny Avengers To Effigy, Dying And The Dead, And More!
This team does not fail to impress! Uncanny Avengers relaunches this week with a brand new team of…heroes? The roster changes drastically with this series and you can expect a wild ride with ANY team that has Sabretooth on it! Vertigo is starting of 2015 with a new series called Effigy, taking a look at a small[...]
Talking Comics – Discussing This Week's Upcoming Titles From Robin Rises: Alpha To They're Not Like Us, Graveyard Shift And More!
Be sure to join in the Question of the Week! We want to hear from you about Christmas past! Time stamps for this episode: 02:50 Red Lanterns #37 03:35 Sinestro #8 03:54 Green Lantern Annual #3 05:03 Avengers And X-Men Axis #9 05:54 Superior Iron Man #3 06:41 Loki Agent Of Asgard #9 07:12 Captain America And Mighty Avengers #3 07:46 Deadpool #39 08:09 Axis[...]
Talking Comics – Discussing This Week's Upcoming Titles From Scarlet Spiders To Gotham By Midnight, ODYC And More!
Hosts Randy Young and Chris Hunter say: Thanks for pressing play! Another awesome week of comics that will take us right into the Thanksgiving holiday here in the USA! There still is soooo much going on this week as we get even more Godhead storyline in Red Lanterns, Time is still running out for the Avengers, Nova and[...]
Hilarity ensues! Project Black Sky by Michael Broussard. When a biological weapon is hijacked from a secret facility in Nevada, the president calls in two of his top guns: Captain Midnight and Brain Boy! Will the two disparate heroes, a time-displaced inventor from World War II and a snotty psychic Secret Service agent, be able to work[...]
Batton Lash wrote an introduction to the second volume of collected classic Captain Midnight comics published by Dark Horse, stating that in his childhood, "certain characters were so popular in their day that they were still referenced long after they dropped off the pop culture", and his experience is in some ways similar to my[...]
Forty-Three Thoughts About Forty-Three Comics – Superior Spider-Man Team Up, Revolutionary War, A+X, Justice League Dark, Superman, Sex, Satellite Sam, Alex + Ada, Revenge, Real Heroes, Fatale, Amazing X-Men, Origin II, Silver Surfer, Deadpool, Iron Patriot, Brilliant, Hawkeye, Survive, Game Of Thrones, Red Sonja, GI Joe, Ghostbusters, Godzilla, Transformers, Furious, Massive, Bloodhound, Tomb Raider, King Conan, Serenity, Vandroid, Pariah, Elfquest, Mind MGMT, Captain Midnight, Mass Effect, Empowered, Star Wars Legends, Blackout, Bravest Warriors, Midas Flesh And Hacktivist
The parody has destroyed the original Don;t you hate it when artists just don't leave backgrounds in comics? It's so lazy, I blame the nineties it's just… oh wait? Deliberate? Dream/hallucination sequence? From Serenity: Leaves Of The Wind #3? Sorry, sorry, as you were. Captain Midnight #9 from Dark Horse Comics seems to threaten Nazis with comics[...]
Thirty-Nine Thoughts About Thirty-Nine Comics – All New Invaders, Batman, Mighty Avengers, Batman And Robin, Hawkeye, Transformers, Animal Man, Origin II, X-Factor, Wonder Woman, Sex, Harley Quinn, Batwoman, X-Men, Midas Flesh, Jinnrise, Star Wars, Pretty Deadly, Deadly Class, Dead Body Road, Chew, Umbral, Krampus, Zero, Bad Ass, Peanuts, TMNT, Elfquest, Mind MGMT, Dark Horse Presents, Captain Midnight, X-Files, Massive, Judge Dredd, Mega City Two, The Mocking Dead, Samurai Jack and Aphrodite XI Hidden Files
That's some bad ass camoflage right there. Captain Midnight #7 teaches the lesson of receiving a punch to the face well Glass gets broken, but teeth stay intact. Massive #19 sees the Russians use every part of the helicopter, from tip to tail. X-Files Conspiracy: Ghostbusters #1 does bring up the question of exactly where Egon got[...]
Back in September, Bleeding Cool ran the debut of the new Dark Horse series Skyman's variant cover featuring President Obama, and Dark Horse have now shared some of the developmental art on that striking cover by Freddie Williams II, with colors by Dan Slott, including Williams' sketches for the cover. Skyman debuts next week as a[...]
Remember when we interviewed Joshua Williamson about his work as writer on Dark Horse's superhero series Captain Midnight and he mentioned again a "Project Black Sky" that's been hinted at and name-dropped by Dark Horse for some months now? It really should have lit a fire under our feet to figure out what was coming up[...]
Captain Midnight Leads Dark Horse's Superhero Charge – The Bleeding Cool Interview with Joshua Williamson
There's a lot going on involving the Dark Horse superhero comic Captain Midnight in January, including a #1 for $1 incentive on the first issue on January 1st, and the collected trade of the first arc arriving in print on January 15th Though, as a fan of pulp heroes, I've been following the comic based[...]
Forty-Six Thoughts About Forty-Five Comics – Kick Ass 3, Black Science 1, Aphrodite IX, Damsels, Jonah Hex, Justice League Dark, Dark Shadows, Five Ghosts, Infinity Heist, Infinity Hunt, Nova, Conan, Itty Bitty Hellboy, Half Past Danger, Goon, Infinity, Avengers Assemble, Powers, Doctor Who, THUNDER Agents, Ghostbusters, GI Joe, TMNT, Judge Dredd, Maxx, Peabody & Sherman, X-Files, Zombie Tales, Captain Midnight, Dark Knight, Criminal Macabre, Wolverine And The X-Men. Forever Evil: ARGUS, Teen Titans, Superman, Revival, Danger Girl, Morning Glories, Tom Strong, Walking Dead, Thief Of Thieves, Star Trek, Hawkeye, Flash, Aquaman
It just would have to be Clayface, wouldn't it? You see, I know this is meant to be a massive bomb in Captain Midnight But it actually looks like the state of my fuse box under the stairs Maybe I could get the Captain to pop round and sort me out as well. ZOmbie Wars there… I[...]
Here's a copy of Captain Midnight #1, the new superhero series by Joshua Williamson and Fernando Dagnino from Dark Horse that received decent review on release It's free And you didn't have to do anything naughty to get it. Who says there's no such thing as a free… launch? And also, it's worth pointing out that the[...]