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QuakeCon 2020 Has Been Canceled Thanks To The Coronavirus

QuakeCon 2020 Has Been Canceled Thanks To The Coronavirus

It's all thanks to the global coronavirus pandemic, which has already shuttered a number of other events throughout the year.[caption id="attachment_1188929" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: QuakeCon[/caption]Bethesda Softworks and id Software released a joint statement on the official QuakeCon Twitter account, explaining the thought process behind their most recent cancellation Fans are likely distraught over the early[...]

Katie Cook Teaches Kids To Draw At NYCC

Katie Cook Teaches Kids To Draw At NYCC

One of the more fun events every year is Katie Cook hosting a how-to session teaching youngsters how to draw some of their favorite characters Cook took suggestions from the packed room before answering a few questions.This year, the lessons included characters Harry Potter and Hermione, Wonder Woman, Princess Leia, a porg, Thor, Ash and[...]

SDCC 2017: Saturday Schedule Is Now LIVE

SDCC 2017: Saturday Schedule Is Now LIVE!

Another day, another announcement from Comic-Con International (SDCC) as the convention's Saturday, July 22 schedule of events and panels was just released:(COLOR CODES: BLUE (all other programming) / YELLOW-GOLD (Comic-Con International Film Festival))For those looking for what's happening at the "big show" rooms, here's the line-up for Saturday in both Hall H......and Ballroom 20:And on a more[...]

In Secret Empire Context Is Everything

In Secret Empire, Context Is Everything

Today's Free Comic Book Day release of Marvel's Secret Empire title adds a number of additions to the Secret Empire story that could address many of the concerns critics have had with some of the more troubling optics. Spoilers follow! . . . As we've mentioned before, the FCBD issue explains why Vision and Wanda Maximoff, […]

How To Do Secret Empire Without Offending Everyone

How To Do Secret Empire Without Offending Everyone

Sam Wilson hasn't shared news that Hydra is so heavily entrenched in the Marvel Universe, and Steve is not sure why his friend seems so angry at the world around him.Around this time, someone within SHIELD is on the rise, manipulating politics and events in a way that can be viewed as aggressive and can[...]

Axel Alonso Says Rotating Artists Way To Go For Big Events

Axel Alonso Says Rotating Artists Way To Go For Big Events

[caption id="attachment_630493" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Axel Alonso[/caption]One thing that is often a cause for much discussion among comic fans, retailers and publishers are events comics And at the Marvel Retailer Summit, there was a great deal of frank discussion surrounding those concerns.It's only natural Marvel has become an event churning machine in recent years, and 2017[...]

Axis And Allies: Using The Enemies Strategy In Marvels Secret Empire

Axis And Allies: Using The Enemies Strategy In Marvel's Secret Empire

And one could argue that it means the entire Marvel Universe is a constant battle against the dark, always trying to reassert itself over the world, and that for the most part the heroes are winning.However, that is not the reading I took from it, and frankly, I find myself quite uncomfortable with this new[...]

[SPOILERS] And The Winner Is&#8230No One &#8211 IvX#6 Review

[SPOILERS] And The Winner Is…No One – IvX#6 Review

X-Men, which came to an end today with it's sixth issue.(Marvel just really likes events, okay Event, event, event As one ends another starts or is announced Because capitalism people love events Yeah, that's it.)Anyway, IvX#6, written by Charles Soule and Jeff Lemire with art by Leinil Francis Yu, Gerry Alanguilan and David Curiel ended[...]

The Problem With Heroes Vs. Heroes

The Problem With Heroes Vs. Heroes

X-Men to continue the superhero beating up on other superheroes trend.Aside the obvious fatigue that comes from near constant events pitting superheroes against each other, there is another fundamental problem that pretty much always comes up with these major hero on hero bust-ups.That, ultimately, it makes heroes no longer, well, heroes anymore.Now, let's be more[...]

Custom Culinary Creations In Honor Of NYCC 15

Custom Culinary Creations In Honor Of NYCC '15

Most of these events will take place between October 5-11.New York Super Week Card holders can enjoy discounts and incentives at dozens of other bars, restaurants, retailers, and exhibits throughout New York City, ranging from drink specials and meals discounts, to priority seating and reduced admission at select New York Super Week events and venues.Senior[...]

Go See Alan Moore And Friends Sing For Just £8.80

Go See Alan Moore And Friends Sing For Just £8.80

Happening in Northampton next Wednesday.There are twenty tickets available right here for the name-changing Alan Moore, Grace Petrie and Robin Ince's Strange Worlds And Alluring Melodies at the NN Cafe on the 13th May at 7.30pm.The NN is a "contemporary art space in the centre of Northampton" who "work with artists at all stages of their careers to[...]



And Now &#8211  A New House Of M From Marvel For Next Year

And Now – A New House Of M From Marvel For Next Year

Courtesy of IGN, another of the Summer Event teasers from Marvel… …following Civil War, Years Of Future Past, Age Of Ultron Vs Marvel Zombies and Planet Hulk, we have House Of M. Of course that also makes me think of this from NYCC. So, is The High Evolutionary going to remove their mutancy? Reveal he […]

And A Fifth Event From Marvel &#8211 Armor Wars

And A Fifth Event From Marvel – Armor Wars

Could these now be the five weeks of a five-week weekly title from Marvel next summer? Civil War Age Of Ultron Vs Marvel Zombies Years Of Future Past Planet Hulk and now… Say, is that one of those Sentinel Iron Men that the Red Skull likes so much?  

Things To Do On The West Coast In October If You Like Comics

Things To Do On The West Coast In October If You Like Comics

By Michele Brittany, a West Coast Bleeding Cool CorrespondentCan you believe it’s October?! Where has the year gone? Are you ready for a month of scary movies and things that go bump in the night? Candy corn, trick-or-treat, costumes, telling ghost stories into the wee hours of the night? Here are some events in the[...]

Reversing The Polarity Of The Neutron Flow &#8211 Doctor Who: The World Tour Materializes In NYC A Photogallery

Reversing The Polarity Of The Neutron Flow – Doctor Who: The World Tour Materializes In NYC, A Photogallery

Hosted by Chris Hardwick (Nerdist, Talking Dead, @Midnight), the event began with a special screening of the first episode of Season 8, “Deep Breath,” and followed with a panel discussion/Q&A with Peter Capaldi (The Doctor), Jenna Coleman (Clara Oswald) and executive producer/lead writer Steven Moffat...An overview of events...including “teaser commentary” from the live screening and[...]

Things To Do On The West Coast In August If You Like Comics

Things To Do On The West Coast In August If You Like Comics

By Michele Brittany, a West Coast Bleeding Cool CorrespondentA is for August and Anime! I cannot believe how many anime events are scheduled for the month of August Have a look and make your plans.CaliforniaStocktonCon looks to be the con to attend over the weekend of August 9 and 10 Danny Glover, Denise Crosby, Nicholas[...]

How To Sneak Preview Sandman Overture #2 Early In San Francisco

How To Sneak Preview Sandman Overture #2 Early, In San Francisco

This Saturday, the  Cartoon Art Museum in San Francisco will have special guest JH Williams III popping by to their Sandman exhibition for a presentation from 7pm to 9pm. This is the print of his work being made available exclusively to attendees. Tickets can be bought here. Including dinner with JH if you're feeling better. […]

Roving Reporter And Comic Writer Hits Seven Cons Bleeding Cool Style

Roving Reporter And Comic Writer Hits Seven Cons Bleeding Cool Style

Our own Bleeding Cool reporter B. Alex Thompson has committed to attending 7 cons this season, as well as promoting his professional comic book work and representing his small press publications. So seek him out and shake him down for information, comics, and tips on publishing, and when you do, take some selfies and send […]