Kidrobot had a very fun area to explore at Toy Fair this past weekend, with all kind of new vinyl figures and other fun products that will be coming out in the spring and summer this year. One cool announcement is that they have partnered with WWE for blind box vinyl figures that will ship […]
Wednesday approaches at last, and with it, Bleeding Cool is here to deliver the list of comics worthy of your pull box for the week of May 9th, 2018. Hopefully, you'll find something worthy of your time and money here, and here is a link to ComicsList for the full catalogue. Backways #5 Backways is among […]
Lumberjanes reaches a landmark 50th issue! Return to Fraggle Rock with Jared Cullum. It's the Beginning of the End for Adventure Time. Kong: Skull Island gets a 2018 Special. Also, color your own Dark Crystal! These are provided by Boom! Studios this May. Details below. CODA #1 Publisher: BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $3.99 Writer: Simon Spurrier Artist: Matías Bergara Wraparound Main Cover A: Matías Bergara Intermix […]
BOOM! Studios has announced a new Fraggle Rock mini-series from their Archaia imprint, eponymously titled Fraggle Rock. The release commemorates the 35th anniversary of the show, and features "all-new stand-alone adventures, each by distinct creative voices and presented in an 8" x 8" format perfect for longtime fans to share with the next generation." The […]
Jim Henson's TV series Fraggle Rock was remarkable in that it created international co-productions localised to different territories — which means that different countries got different versions of "outer space", the world above Fraggle Rock. So while Americans got 96 episodes knowing that Fraggle Rock joined onto a small hole in the wall of the workshop of an eccentric […]
Fraggle Rock holds a special place in people's hearts. Especially people who grew up in the 1980's. It is actually pretty adorable how much people enjoy that show. In recent years we have gotten comics, action figures, and other various pieces of merchandise. I was actually shocked that there was not already Funko Pops in […]
Over the past few months, I've become a huge Kate Leth (Adventure Time: Seeing Red) fan. While my admiration started with her work on Edward Scissorhands, I also took note to the other series she has worked on. I'm pretty excited to share with you that you'll be able to read her awesome writing in […]
Bitch Planet #1 asks the important question in comic books today. It also happens to lead off with a great pull back and reveal that's reminiscent of the beginning of the first episode of Spaced. It works a treat… While Prometheus: Fire And Stone gives you the best advice you'll ever get instead. Aside from "nuke them […]
About now, Bleeding Cool's Patrick Dane is seeing the new Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes movie, to gen up for junket interviews next week. So he'll be embargoed all the way up to the stratosphere over it. But if you're looking for a sneaky peek, you might want to check into Boom's new […]
The work of Faz Fazakas embodies Clarkes law that "any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."
Here's another Bleeding Cool Film hidden story, not appearing on the front page but coming via the @BCoolFilm Twitter feed. It's a book trailer for a new biography of Jim Henson by Brian Jay Jones. Apparently, Neil Patrick Harris has already read it and loves it. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RuyXCi1q9HE[/youtube] It's a hefty tome, clocking in at something like […]
Marking the thirtieth anniversary of Fraggle Rock.
The Jim Henson Gallery is to house a new, permanent exhibition at New York's Museum of Modern Art. I'll see you there.
Bleeding Cool Magazine article by Brendon Connelly For Jim Henson fans, 2013 will be their Rainbow Connection, as all three of Henson's most treasured worlds will be returning. The Muppets will be up-ending Europe for their new feature film, the Fraggles will be celebrating the 30th anniversary of their enchanted, enchanting Rock, and a new […]
By "in the wild" we mean in the land of the silly creatures.
Save the Fraggles, Doozers and Gorgs.
Also featuring Rob Corddry and.. a surprise guest singer, right at the end.
The Jim Henson Company's upcoming spin-off series Doozers is on course to launch next year, coinciding with the 30th anniversary of Fraggle Rock. Some new details have now rolled out, via Kid Screen, and I have to say, I was just a little surprised by the setting. The show's stories are to take place: …in Doozer […]
It is being reported that Jerry Nelson has passed away, aged 78. Starting in 1965, Jerry Nelson was a Muppeteer. His first role was as Rowlf the dog's right hand, filling in while Frank Oz had some time away. Nelson was right there, with Jim Henson, the two of them playing the piano in sympatico. […]
It's been a long time coming, but Fraggle Rock spin-off The Doozers has finally been given the green light to go ahead. DHX Entertainment have announced that they'll be partnering with The Jim Henson Company on the show and taking it to MIPJunior and MIPCOM later this year for international sales. The show has been […]