Netflix Rolls Out Sense8 Season 2 Trailer

Netflix has dropped the trailer for the second season of Sense 8, the series created by Lana Wachowski, Grant Hill, and J. Michael Straczynski.  Sense8 is centered around eight characters, from different parts of the world, who experience a violent vision, and soon find themselves mentally connected by the experience. They become connected, able to see […]

James A. Owen Puts A Little Detail In His Work

James A. Owen is one of those super talented people who is also extremely nice. He's a comic book illustrator, publisher and writer having made his name on such projects like his creator-owned comic series Starchild and as the author of The Chronicles of the Imaginarium Geographica novel series, the first one being Here, There […]

Dungeons & Dragons Enters The National Toy Hall Of Fame

In the category of, "you learn something new everyday", it turns out that there is a National Toy Hall of Fame. I learned this because 42 years after it was first published, Dungeon & Dragons is a 2016 inductee to the NTHoF at the Strong Museum for Play in Rochester, NY. Since it was first […]

This Morning's Doctor Strange Set Photos Reveal Chiwetel Ejiofor As Baron Mordo

The steady stream of photos from the set of Marvel's Doctor Strange offers its own little dramas. Yesterday, video from the set saw Benedict Cumberbatch's Stephen Strange shadowed by a hooded figure. This morning, photos from The Kathmandu Post (via Comic Book Movie) reveal the hooded figure was likely Baron Mordo. Their new set of […]

Not Even Marvel's PR Has Realised Uncanny X-Men #600 Has Slipped To November…

Marvel Comics has released a stack of variant covers for the upcoming Uncanny X-Men #600 as it approached its final Final Cut Off Date date…. and yes that was weird to type. But it must have been also quite weird to write "Before Secret Wars ends and the All-New, All-Different Marvel Universe begins, cap off […]

The Woman Who Would Be Vixen

With a Suicide Squad movie planned, one actress Adaku Ononogbo would really, really, really like to be cast as Vixen. How much? This much. Adaku Ononogbo, or Natasha Ononogbo as she is sometimes credited, is a British actress living in New York. You may have seen her in The Dictator, but there's one role she really wants… […]

Gotham Creator Addresses The Curious Name Change

With all the talk about the new Gotham series on Fox by Rome and The Mentalist creator Bruno Heller, one major character name change has been buzzing about in the background. IGN.com talked with Heller at the Television Critics Association press tour. So why is the future Poison Ivy called Ivy Pepper instead of Pamela Isley? "It's […]

ComiXology App Now On One-And-A-Half Stars

On Saturday, while everyone else was running around at C2E2, Bleeding Cool was the first to report on the new ComiXology App and the change in policy that would stop in-App purchases on iPhone and iPads, and stop Google Play purchases on Android devices. This is in line with newly-purchaser Amazon's similar policy on the Kindle […]

Dynamite To Publish Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Comic

Dynamite are announcing today that they are serialising the previously-published Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Echoes graphic novel, into a four issue mini-series, starting in July. Set between the Conviction and Blacklist games, the comic was created by Nathan Edmondson and Marc Laming and made available with the Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Blacklist Collector's Edition. Now […]

Batgirl Really Seems To Think Dick Grayson Is Dead. We're Not So Sure.

Todat's Batgirl #30, written by Margueritte Bennett rather than series writer Gail Simone, appears to be set after Forever Evil. When… something bad seems to have happened to Nightwing, Dick Grayson. "He's gone, isn't he?" And all that past tense, it doesn't just seem like she means he gone to Chicago, does it? "It hurts […]

How To Hold The Line At $1.99 On Batman Eternal…

Batman Eternal is the new Batman weekly from DC Comics, 52 issues, over a year. But can you afford four or five more $2.99 comics each month to follow the story? What if you only had to spend $1.99 and could wait a bit and still get the comic in print? That's the deal with […]

Jim Starlin – More Than You Thought For 2014

We knew that Jim Starlin was working on a Thanos graphic novel for Marvel to be published in 2014, The Infinity Revelation, which we ran the PR for while other sites were busy partying on New Year's Eve. We have no life.. But there's more to it than that. He told The Beat in their […]

The Weekend's Gossip About DC Decision Day

This is Philip Bond's Christmas card, sent from the Bond family,  including Executive Editor of Vertigo Comics, Shelly Bond. And this is Philip's only comment on whether he expects to be moving from New Jersey to California in 2015… you could take it either way. This weekend, many comic book professionals were gossiping about what […]