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X-Men Beats Batman To Top Bleeding Cool Bestseller List 28/02/21

X-Men Beats Batman To Top Bleeding Cool Bestseller List 28/02/21

DC gets three Future State into the Top Ten, with two other titles, Marvel has four including a surprise Black Panther - and Spawn gets a strong placing too But it's not looking too dissimilar than it would have twenty-five years ago.X-Men #18 Future State: Dark Detective #4 Batman: Black and White #3 Amazing[...]

Out First Look At New Batman Villain Simon Saint (Spoilers)

Out First Look At New Batman Villain, Simon Saint (Spoilers)

Back in January, Bleeding Cool had questions about Simon Saint, the new Batman possible-villain behind the Magistrate in DC Future State.The listing for the first of the DC Infinite Frontier hardcover collections, Batman: The Cowardly Lot, has hit Amazon, with a listing that revealed "Mayor Nakano has a meeting with shadowy billionaire Simon Saint, who has come to Gotham[...]

Future State #1: Superman: House of El #1 Review: Truth and Justice

Future State #1: Superman: House of El #1 Review: Truth and Justice

In Future State #1: Superman: House of El #1, hundreds of years from now, Superman's bloodline will continue the legacies of Krypton and stand to protect the earth from an outpost on the moon Their worst nightmare has amassed some of the most deadly forces in the universe to topple them and complete galactic domination[...]

Future State #2: Legion of Super-Heroes Review: Hamstrung

Future State #2: Legion of Super-Heroes Review: Hamstrung

There's a very clever bit that connects the work here, showing that things might not be what everyone anticipates, but Future State #2: Legion of Super-Heroes is hamstrung by some visual challenges and somewhat indifferent characterization.[caption id="attachment_1343932" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Future State #2: Legion of Super-Heroes Cover Credit: DC Comics[/caption]The issue jumps off with the Legion[...]

Future State: Teen Titans Gets A Special Red X Two-Issue Collection

Future State: Teen Titans Gets A Special Red X Two-Issue Collection

DC Comics has told comic book retailers that, to follow the second printings of both Future State: Teen Titans #1 and #2, DC Comics will, instead of third printings, be collecting the two issues in a 48-page cardstock comic for $5.99, $4 less than the cover price of both original card stock covers, and $2[...]

Nubias New Wonder Woman Role In DC Infinite Frontier (Spoilers)

Nubia's New Wonder Woman Role In DC Infinite Frontier (Spoilers)

And with Nubia getting a new graphic novel, and being heavily featured in the Immortal Wonder Woman Future State series, she seems the obvious choice.Except it is not Nubia has another role to take up, as the new Queen of Themyscria Yara Flor has her role as Wonder Girl to come And as for the[...]

DCs Linearverse Slices the Whole Sort Of General Mish Mash (Spoiler)

DC's Linearverse Slices the Whole Sort Of General Mish Mash (Spoiler)

And the replacement characters in those roles shunted over to the Future State titles such as Future State: Gotham Might Future State: Metropolis or Future State: Paradise Island titles follow? Or will the be set in the future of the Linearverse in a place that will never be reached? Will there be other books set[...]

Lois Lane Casts Doubt On Supermans Sexual Prowess In Future State

Lois Lane Casts Doubt On Superman's Sexual Prowess, In Future State

Superman was, after all, red, white and blue-blooded.But in today's Future State: Superman Vs Imperious Rex #2 published by DC Comics today, it seems that in the future, Clark Kent's star rating may have slipped a little.Looks like Superman still has his super-speed intact at least. FUTURE STATE SUPERMAN VS IMPERIOUS LEX #2 (OF 3) CVR[...]

Bruce Wayne Becomes All-Out Terrorist In DC Future State (Spoilers)

Bruce Wayne Becomes All-Out Terrorist In DC Future State (Spoilers)

Today's Future State comic books from DC Comics sees Bruce Wayne: Batman and Clark Kent: Superman fighting the early days of The Magistrate in Future State: Batman/Superman #2 As a result, it is the soonest of the DC Future State titles And also one of the prettiest.As Bruce Wayne - still operating as Batman -[...]

Batmans A-Day Revealed &#8211 DC Comics Infinite Frontier Spoilers

Batman's A-Day Revealed – DC Comics Infinite Frontier Spoilers

During the DC Future State comic books, we have learned of something big that happened in Gotham that kicked off the anti-mask feeling in Gotham, saw the Magistrate be appointed to run a fascist private police system and lock Gotham down It was called A-Day.The Next Batman #1 solicitation told us "Following the tragedy of[...]

One Year Later Dan DiDios Continuing Influence At DC Comics

One Year Later, Dan DiDio's Continuing Influence At DC Comics

Yesterday, Bleeding Cool noted that former DC Comics publisher Dan DiDio had been gone for a year at DC Comics, but his influence is still writ large in Future State and how it will continue into Infinite Frontier.[caption id="attachment_1165730" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Dan DiDio photo by Luigi Novi.[/caption]Den Of Geek, talking to John Ridley, saw him[...]

Sunday Spoilers: Big First Appearances In Batman: Black And White #3

Sunday Spoilers: Big First Appearances In Batman: Black And White #3

And as the solicitation says "reteam to dip into the world of Future State and expand the legend of the next Batman and introduce us to his new-well, she’s not exactly Robin".We know that Tim/Jace Fox will continue after Future State with Batman: Second Son, telling the story of his journey to become the Next[...]

Batman/Catwoman Beats King In Black in Bleeding Cool Bestseller List

Batman/Catwoman Beats King In Black in Bleeding Cool Bestseller List

Though thanks to DC, Tuesday Titans too.  If any other retailers would like to report their top sellers, please contact richjohnston@bleedingcool.com. Top Ten Bleeding Cool Bestseller List of the week [caption id="attachment_1338837" align="aligncenter" width="350"] Batman/Catwoman artwork[/caption]Batman/Catwoman tops all the rest of the DC titles, including Future State: Batman, and even The King In Black - though that[...]

Fox News And The Fox Family In DC Comics Future State (Spoilers)

Fox News And The Fox Family In DC Comics' Future State (Spoilers)

In today's DC Comics' Future State: The Next Batman #4, we get a clue as to what it is that has traumatised Jace Fox, son of Lucius Fox and led him to becoming The Next Batman Maybe In his new down-to-Earth Batmobile, he sees someone in his way And goes all flashback.[caption id="attachment_1338854" align="aligncenter" width="600"][...]

Poison Ivy Made Her Relationship With Harley Quinn Toxic Spoilers

Poison Ivy Made Her Relationship With Harley Quinn Toxic? Spoilers

The new Future State: The Next Batman #4 from DC Comics features Poison Ivy a number of times We see her imprisoned alongside other Batman villains as well as the Batgirls.[caption id="attachment_1338835" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Next Batman #4[/caption]Although maybe it doesn't quite as well as planned.[caption id="attachment_1338841" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Next Batman #4[/caption]Which is curious,[...]

Immortal Wonder Woman Vs Immortal Hulk For End Of Universe (Spoilers)

Immortal Wonder Woman Vs Immortal Hulk For End Of Universe (Spoilers)

Well, it looks as if Future State: The Immortal Wonder Woman #2 from DC Comics has been taking notes from The Immortal Hulk As we also reached the end of the universe With the Immortal Wonder Woman meeting the only other living being The Spectre.[caption id="attachment_1338939" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Future State: Immortal Wonder Woman #2[/caption]"Oh it's[...]

Barbara Gordon and Dick Grayson In DC Future State &#8211 And Beyond

Barbara Gordon and Dick Grayson In DC Future State – And Beyond

What will DC Infinite Frontier bring? I can't know that yet - but you can see where Future State is looking in today's Future State: The Next Batman #4...[caption id="attachment_1338832" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Barbara Gordon and Dick Grayson in Next Batman #3 artwork[/caption]Although another future in today's Batman/Catwoman #3, has Dick Grayson have eyes for another.[caption[...]

How Scarecrow Sets Up The Magistrate In Batman Infinite Frontier

How Scarecrow Sets Up The Magistrate In Batman Infinite Frontier

We have also seen Dr Jonathan Crane in Future State: Harley Quinn, having rejected the Scarecrow identity and working for the Magistrate to bring in and incarcerate other Batman villains of Gotham But what will join the two? Spoilers ahead, of course.[caption id="attachment_1338418" align="aligncenter" width="600"] How Scarecrow Sets Up The Magistrate In Batman Infinite Frontier[/caption]We[...]

Is Future State Flash In A Controlling Relationship With Aquawoman

Is Future State Flash In A Controlling Relationship With Aquawoman?

The Future State Justice League has given us a Justice League who (supposedly) know little of each other's lives Knowing each other's secret identities and getting involved romantically, apparently, led to the fall of the original League But under these new rules, not everyone is playing Take Aquawoman, Andy, talking to her mother and father,[...]

SCOOP: DC Comics Buyout In The Works From Fans With Lots Of Money

SCOOP: DC Comics Buyout In The Works From Fans With Lots Of Money

From Future State to Infinite Frontier, sales-per-title are up Way up The line is smaller -- with fewer editorial staff, it has to be -- but per title, per allocated desk space in that empty Burbank building, profitability is up It also helps that some rather pricey exclusive creator deals are also a thing of[...]