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Wizard World Puts Comic Cons Online, as Coronavirus Pandemic Hits Shows

Wizard World to Put Comic Cons Experience Online, as Coronavirus Pandemic Fears Hits Shows

Wizard Entertainment of the double-decade Wizard Worlds is to launch "Wizard World Virtual Experiences" just as WonderCon announced its postponement/cancellation, and in the wake of the cancelled ECCC, and potentially more to come. Launching later this month, fans will have the ability to purchase a personal one-minute video chat, :15- or :30-second personalized video recording, […]

When Bleeding Cool Spoke to Rod Blagojevich at Wizard World Comic Con Chicago

When Bleeding Cool Spoke to Rod Blagojevich at Wizard World Comic Con Chicago

In 2010, Bleeding Cool went to Wizard World Chicago. Who, amidst the wrestlers, cosplayers and William Shatners, was a very unusual guest. One Rod Blagojevich, who had been charged with misleading investigators looking into charges that he tried to sell Obama's vacated senate seat for personal profit. But Chicago loved their ex-governor Rod Blagojevich and […]

What to put in your convention survival bag!

8 Must Have Items For Your 2020 Convention Survival Bag

Convention season is here, and you know what that means — making sure you have everything you need to survive a long weekend! These items have been in my convention bags for years, and have helped me make the most at any convention. These items will also fit perfectly inside of your new convention bag! […]

Con season is coming up! Do you have a bag to carry your swag?

Con Season Is Coming Up! Do You Have A Bag To Carry Your Swag?

In a handful of days, C2-E2 will be kicking off the convention season. This is one of my favorite times of the year — I love convention season! And to celebrate, why not get yourself a fancy new bag to carry your swag in? These bags will be the envy of your fellow con attendees […]

New Transformers Revealed by Hasbro at Dortmund Comic Con

New Transformers Revealed by Hasbro at Dortmund Comic Con

Transformers have arrived and this time it looks like its time to take it offroad! At the Dortmund Comic Con in Germany, Hasbro has given us the give of the future with an upcoming look at some new Transformers figures. Each one is a Deluxe Class figure and comes in at 4.5 inches tall and […]


Rob Liefeld's Struggle With Clothing Policies in Saudi Arabia

Rob Liefeld has been attending the Saudi Arabia Stan Lee Super Con in Riyadh and has been posting to Facebook. I just had the best time ever @stanleesupercon2019 in Riyhad. I had no idea what to expect but the people here were the finest, funnest most energetic folks I've encountered! This is the furthest I've […]

Lake Como - the Most Beautiful Comic Art Convention in the World

Lake Como – the Most Beautiful Comic Con in the World

Some comic conventions are about comics. Some about wrestlers. Many are somewhere in between. But Lake Como Comic Con is about artwork. The guests are all comic book artists – some write as well, but it's all about the art. It's a place to buy original art from the artists, get commissions, buy sketchbooks (sketched […]

Marvel Party

A Tiny Glimpse at the Marvel Comics Party From New York Comic Con

Last night at New York Comic Con, was the invite-only Marvel Comics Talent Party at New York Comic Con. There was singing. And Ant-Man-shaped balloons. Other ballons. Masks. Drink. Pizza. And it all got a bit glittery when people also partying at The Wicked + The Divide Wake party arrived and spread it all around […]

Blackity Black MECCA Convention with Maia Crown Williams [Interview]

As a comic creator these past few years, vending at comic book conventions have been one of my favorite parts of being a member of the culture. I always looked forward to convention weekends as a fan and now as a creator it's on a whole other level. I get to meet fans and people […]

Mahershala Ali – Luke Cage's Cottonmouth – is the New Blade

It was an end-of-panel appearance and mention at Marvel's Hall H presentation, for Mahershala Ali to come up on stage and for Kevin Feige to announce that he would be the new Blade in a Marvel Studios reboot of the character. Created by Marv Wolfman and Gene Colan for Marvel Comics in the comic book […]


"The Walking Dead": Michonne Feels the Heat in Season 10 First-Look Image

With the cast and crew of AMC's The Walking Dead already in a deep-dive production-wise on the tenth season, life in the Walking Dead universe has become a lot like the NFL: neither have off-seasons anymore. Last season bid farewell to Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) and hello to a strong ensemble cast (and a "Big Bad" fronted by Samantha Morton in […]

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Netflix Series "The Witcher" & "The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance" Are SDCC-Bound

One drumbeat we've been playing ever since news started coming out regarding the schedule for this year's San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) was that this year's pop culture extravaganza is going to be eyeballs-deep in television panels and screenings – even as more movie studios choose to sit this year out. Well, Netflix is doing its […]


Neal Adams Launches Savage Sketchbook at San Diego Comic-Con 2019

Neal Adams Launches Savage Sketchbook at San Diego Comic-Con 2019

You know Neal Adams' massive San Diego Comic-Con booths. Less a comic store booth, more a fully stocked corner store. And here's what he'll be filling it up with at Booth 1815… and you can keep an eye on other SDCC exclusives with this handy tag. Neal Adams Exclusive 2019 Savage 3 Sketchbook. Signed by […]



The Immortal Alex Ross Exclusives at San Diego Comic-Con 2019

The Immortal Alex Ross Exclusives at San Diego Comic-Con 2019

Alex Ross – and Alex Ross Art will be setting up tall and proud with signage that can be seen across San Diego Comic-Con at Booth 2415. And he'll have plenty of lithographs, exclusive cover comics and the like for sale…  and you can keep an eye on other SDCC exclusives with this handy tag. Batman […]

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Bill Sienkiewicz's Exclusive Prints for San Diego Comic-Con 2019

Bill Sienkiewicz will be exhibiting at San Diego Comic-Con at one of those big tables, booth 2614. Where you can not only meet the man but also buy a number of his variant covers and poster prints. Here's what's new for SDCC 2019… and you can keep an eye on other SDCC exclusives with this handy […]