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Hugo Pratt's Corto Maltese – A Pop Culture Hound Goes To Malta
Set within one of the gallery spaces at Saint James Cavalier Centre for Creativity in Valletta, the show is a joint project between Malta Comic Con and the French Embassy. If you've never seen Corto Maltese before then you're in for a treat Although many of the books are out-of-print in English, a new edition of[...]
Comics Conman Josh Hoopes Moves Wizard Scam To ConceptArt.Org
Now it seems that Josh Hoopes has set up the same scam at ConceptArt.org, again posing as someone called Greg Garwood and providing an e-mail address too… Remember, this is not Wizard, none of this is true, he is just trying to scam people or their work and money… It was pulled from People Per Hour[...]
A Hell Of A Lot Of Dark Horse Announcements
American Dreams explores Ellie's backstory and her first steps on the road that led her to her companion Joel. The first issue of The Last of Us: American Dreams will appear in the spring of 2013. * Dark Horse Comics is set to publish a Mass Effect digital comic centered on the first hanar Spectre, Blasto,[...]
Friday Night Parties At NYCC
See you there! Idle Hands Bars 25 Ave B ————————————– LYNDA CARTER – New York Comic Con Party with TV's Wonder Woman! October 12, 2012 Showtime @ 7:30PM Doors Open @ 6:00PM Tickets $45.00 in advance, $50.00 day of show B.B King Blues Club & Grill 237 West 42 St (212) 997-4144 ——————————————————————– The Mary Sue/Her Universe Party Friday October 12- The Houndstooth Pub, 520 8th[...]
Ultron War For Spring/Summer 2013 – The News From D.I.C.E.
Colin O'Mahoney writes for Bleeding Cool; After a four year hiatus, Ireland once again has a comic convention Dublin International Comics Expo took place over the weekend in a pavilion erected in Dundrum town centre, just opposite The Big Bang store, which runs the show. D.I.C.E being on a much smaller scale than most U.K and U.S[...]
Grant Morrison – From Las Vegas To Dundee
As their Facebook page describes "Unfolding into a hologramatic hypercontext near you soon… Dundee Comics Day 2012! Time Machine Go!" May be acheivable for some to whom Las Vegas is just a little out of their reach. Tickets will be available soon…   This year's Dundee Comics Day appears to have a certain Grant Morrison theme – making[...]
Marceline & The Scream Queens Get A New Baltimore #1 Variant
Yes, I'll run this blatant PR piece showing off the Baltimore Comic Con variant cover of Marceline & The Scream Queens #1 from Boom! on Bleeding Cool Why? Because everyone loves a bit of Adventure Time. Yes, I'll run this blatant PR piece showing off the Baltimore Comic Con variant cover of Marceline & The[...]
TFI San Diego Friday!
And here's what you might be doing… 9:30-10:20 ComicsPRO "Fresh Start"— Your day at Comic-Con gets off to a friendly and professional start with ComicsPRO, the retailer trade association Retailers, publishers, and distributors are welcome to kick off their convention day with colleagues, coffee, bagels, and conversation Bring your business card! Room 19 Tags:  Retailer Programming 10:00-11:00 Comic-Con How-To:[...]
Heroes Con Gets Jesse Jamesed
      Jesse James went to Heroes Con in Charlotte, North Carolina They even let him in! Dear Bleeding Cool, This week I attended Heroes Con in Charlotte N.C for the first time It was very high on my bucket list So many people had laid out the foundation for me before I had even arrived[...]
A Day At The Kankakee Fantasy Con 2012
Peter G writes for Bleeding Cool; Well, here we are in Kankakee, Illinois, at the Kankakee Public Library (SEVEN STORIES TALL!!!) for the second Kankakee Fantasy Con The first year had over 500 attendees, although the biggest memory I have of the day was how the last hour was spent taking shelter from the tornado siren[...]
Calgary Comic Con Forced To Turn Thousands Away
It's a problem that once comic conventions never thought they'd have to face Too much success. This weekend, the Calgary Comic And Entertainment Expo (at which Avatar are appearing) did their best impression of the first year of New York Comic Con, with fire marshalls denying access to the show due to overcrowding and fears of[...]
When Rorschach Proposed To Deadpool
From the Anime Boston Con last weekend And I quote. So Friday afternoon outside the dealers room my friend Logan (Rorschach) proposed to her boyfriend Kyle (Deadpool). He said yes, in case you were wondering :p Can't wait to see the wedding invite. From the Anime Boston Con last weekend And I quote. So Friday afternoon outside[...]
All Aces Entertainment – The Latest Rick Olney Thing
He has a new company in the workd called All Aces Entertainment. Maybe he'll be using it to sell Matt Busch's Indiana Jones World Maps that were meant to be sold for charity at said convention, but Rick never returned. Rick Olney, the man who hired a bunch of comic creators to work on an anthology[...]