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Kick-Ass: Why The Franchise Should Be Kicking Ass on Television

Kick-Ass: Why The Franchise Should Be Kicking Ass on Television

When we think about how much adult comics grew in acceptance over the past few decades, one of the IPs we have to thank is Kick-Ass. While there are two films based on the Mark Millar and John Romita Jr comic in 2010 and 2013, there's no reason why it couldn't be explored again on […]

Kick-Ass vs Hit-Girl Returns in Image Comics November 2020 Solicits

Kick-Ass vs Hit-Girl Returns in Image Comics November 2020 Solicits

Image Comics has a big launch for Donny Cates and Geoff Shaw's Crossover #1 in November 2020 solicitations, as well as the resolicitation for the delayed Kick-Ass Vs Hit-Girl that was solicited before the world flipped over… and a lot more as well, of course. Such as the first collection of Albert Monteys' Universe series […]

The Forgotten Stan Lee Film Cameo That Nobody Talks About

The Forgotten Stan Lee Film Cameo That Nobody Talks About

Stan Lee made cameos in every Marvel Studios film from 2008-2019. Each and every one of them got a massive reaction from audiences, and the man was truly loved by Marvel fans the world over. The MCU cameos were not the only film roles and cameos he made over the years, though, as he appeared […]

Its Kick-Ass Vs Hit-Girl From Steve Niles and Marcelo Frusin in June

It's Kick-Ass Vs Hit-Girl From Steve Niles and Marcelo Frusin in June

Image Comics/Millarworld have been publishing a number of Kick-Ass and Hit-Girl series on late, based on Mark Millar and John Romita 's Marvel comic book, adapted into to movies and just waiting for the rights to revert to Netflix so that Mark Millar can start writing them again. But in June, under a John Romita […]


Kingsman: The Great Game Prequel Film Casts Aaron Taylor-Johnson

'Kingsman: The Great Game' Prequel Film Casts Aaron Taylor-Johnson

Director Matthew Vaughn reunites with his Kick-Ass star Aaron Taylor-Johnson by casting him for the Kingsman prequel film, Kingsman: The Great Game. Taylor-Johnson built an impressive resume of comic book film roles with the Kick-Ass film franchise as the title character and The Avengers: The Age of Ultron as Quicksilver. He joins a loaded cast that includes Harris Dickinson (FX's […]

Its Official: Hit-Girl Hates Canada [SPOILERS]

It's Official: Hit-Girl Hates Canada [SPOILERS]

Now that Netflix has bought Millarworld (save for Hit-Girl, Kick-Ass, and Kingsman), they have also bought the exclusive writing services of Mark Millar — which means he can no longer write Hit-Girl, Kick-Ass, or Kingsman. Even though they are owned by his company Dave And Eggsy Ltd. So he's got a bunch of his mates to do it instead. […]

Steve Niles and Marcelo Frusin Take Over Kick-Ass in September

Steve Niles and Marcelo Frusin Take Over Kick-Ass in September

Scottish Netflix comic book mogul Mark Millar has revealed the next superstar creative team that will take over Kick-Ass: writer Steve Niles and artist Marcelo Frusin! The duo will start with September's Kick-Ass #7. In a press release bursting with love an admiration expressed by everyone for everyone else, Millar declared Niles his favorite writer: When we sold […]

Bleeding Cool Chatter #21.4: Comics Talk (Kick-Ass #1)

Bleeding Cool Chatter #21.4: Comics Talk (Kick-Ass #1)

Bleeding Cool Chatter is usually the show where I, Head Film Writer Kaitlyn Booth, drag a bunch of Bleeding Cool writers into a chat to talk about the latest in TV and movies. Despite being a comic-based site, several of our movie and TV writers just don't have the time to keep up with comics. […]


Millarworld Announces New Ongoing Hit-Girl Series With Kevin Smith On Second Arc

Millarworld Announces New Ongoing Hit-Girl Series With Kevin Smith On Second Arc

Mark Millar is returning to his teeny, tiny death machine, the teenage assassin Hit-Girl, in a new spinoff series from Kick-Ass — and like Kick-Ass, Hit-Girl is an ongoing series. Seeing the teen killer go country to country doling out vengeance and justice as needed, each arc will be taken by what are promised to be […]


Mark Millar Teases Some Sort Of News About Kick-Ass And Hit-Girl

Mark Millar Teases Some Sort Of News About Kick-Ass And Hit-Girl

While Deadpool is often cited as the first time superheroes got the R rated treatment there were others before that. Blade is the forgotten child of the the superhero movies and they were R. They were good enough to spawn two sequels but when people think "superhero" they don't picture a vampire. Another one was […]

Brian Michael Bendiss List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Brian Michael Bendis's List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion. Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman […]


What Is Mark Millar Talking About

What Is Mark Millar Talking About?

I only have to pick up an issue 2 of Kick Ass 3 to find,Anyone else like to play? And the big question is.. will this make Mark do it more? Or less?      @jasonzman04 what are you talking about?— Mark Millar (@mrmarkmillar) October 30, 2013A new Tumblr has been set up dedicated to a particular[...]

Blake Northcott Takes Over The Back Of Millarworld Comics &#8211 And More

Blake Northcott Takes Over The Back Of Millarworld Comics – And More!

Earlier this year, cosplayer and CBS correspondent Blake Northcott wrote for Bleeding Cool, I recently reached out to Kick-Ass creator Mark Millar about my current Kickstarter project (sci-fi/superhero novel 'Assault or Attrition') and this was the pitch I sent him The premise is somewhat like, "What if Lex Luthor succeeded in killing Superman?" Not just a 'What If?' scenario, but more like […]


Mark Millar And Wilfredo Torres Justice&#8230.

Mark Millar And Wilfredo Torres' Justice…. ?

The superteam formed in Kick Ass 2 And a name that Mark Millar had trademarked last year Could this be those guys all grown up and looking like the League?Unless of course this is Millar returning the the world of Red Son....  Mark Millar writes, Hmm What could this be? Who's the artist? And which well-known[...]

Mark Millar Explains How All The Millarworld Books Tie-In Together &#8211 Wanted Kick Ass Jupiters Legacy Superior Nemesis MPH Supercrooks And More &#8211 But No News Yet On The Unfunnies (UPDATE)

Mark Millar Explains How All The Millarworld Books Tie-In Together – Wanted, Kick Ass, Jupiter's Legacy, Superior, Nemesis, MPH, Supercrooks And More – But No News Yet On The Unfunnies (UPDATE)

(UPDATE: Now with sourced visuals) We ran an article about this on Bleeding Cool this morning. But now Mark Millar has gone official on how he sees all his Millarworld titles tying together. Millar writes, Okay, here we go. I've waited literally YEARS so I could tell you this. Now Kick-Ass wraps today and explains […]