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A Better Look At The X Lives And X Deaths Of Wolverine
Claws for concern, Wolverine? There's a lot of lateness in the comic book industry right now, thanks to paper shortage, printer schedules, distribution and shipping issues and basically, too much demand, not enough supply, as well as added demands on editorial and creative in the new normal Whatever the reason, a lot of comic books are[...]
DC Comics
Up to this point, we've been able to keep delays and shortages to a minimum, but with recent notifications about covid-related port closures, international and domestic freight delays, workforce shortages, and a severely allocated paper supply, we are unable to continue to manage this situation without disruption… Please know that we are doing everything we[...]
Full Marvel Comics January 2022 Solicits & Solicitations
Here are some of the latest latenesses from Marvel Comics to take account for, with some titles just solicited for January, slipping into March already. Hulk #1 has been delayed from the 10th of November (where today's planned Venom #1 from Marvel had been rescheduled) to the 24th November. (W) Donny Cates (A/CA) Ryan Ottley "MAD SCIENTIST"[...]
LATE: Wonder Girl, Locke & Key/Sandman, Non-Stop Spider-man
Comic books come out late Some of them It's the way of things, especially in this current world situation, and especially to a comic industry with many editors and publishers still working from home, that has strong artistic links to South American creators But it's useful for readers and retailers to keep up with the[...]
LATE: DC Comics from Action Comics To American Vampire
DC Comics has a few late titles coming Some that originally were meant to have been published by now… Action Comics Annual 2021 was solicited to be published last week, the 29th of June We now have a new date for it, next week on the 13th of July. American Vampire #10 was planned for the 13th[...]
Late: Non-Stop Spider-Man #4 and #5... Again
Non-Stop Spider-Man time! Bleeding Cool often keeps an eye on late comic books, but the current Marvel list is rather more extensive than usual Why? Well, Bleeding Cool understand that healthcare issues – especially outside the US and UK without high vaccine levels – can be an issue, regarding the coronavirus, Bleeding Cool is aware[...]
LATE: Batman/Catwoman #6 and Superman: Son of Kal-El #1
While Superman Son of Kal-El #1 has also slipped a couple of weeks from the 13th of July to the 27th. LATE: Batman/Catwoman #6 and Superman: Son of Kal-El #1 BATMAN/CATWOMAN #6 (OF 12) CVR A CLAY MANN (MR) (W) Tom King (A/CA) Clay Mann As mysteries deepen, so do resentments Throughout her life, Catwoman's actions have caused many[...]
LATE: Captain America, Mighty Valkyries and Red Room
LATE: Originally intended to be published in June, Captain America #30, the final issue of Ta-Nehisi Coates run on the series, accompanied by Leonard Kirk, has been delayed, slipping into July The 7th of July, to be precise, missing July the 4th as originally planned. LATE: Joining it in that delay is the final issue of[...]
LATE
Bleeding Cool often keeps an eye on late comic books, but the current Marvel list is rather more extensive than usual Why? Well, Bleeding Cool understand that healthcare issues – especially outside the US and UK without high vaccine levels – can be an issue, regarding the coronavirus, Bleeding Cool is aware that across the[...]
LATE: More Delays To Venom #200, X-Men #20 and Black Panther #25
LATE: Venom #35/200 was initially scheduled for the 14th of April, to follow The King In Black It was initially delayed from the 14th of April to the 5th of May But now it has been delayed another month until the 6th of June, two months after the previous delayed issue, Venom #34, out this[...]
Marvel Cuts The Cord And Cancels Cable With #12 In June
Cable #11, the penultimate issue of the series starring the Teen Cable, and part of the Krakoan House Of X, Dawn Of X and Reign Of X titles, is going to be a month late Cable #9 just came out this week, and Cable #10 is still scheduled for the 28th of April, but Cable[...]
LATE: King In Black #5 Delay Now Delays Other Tie-In Comics
Remember when the main Civil War comic was later, really late, months late, and as a result, all the completed tie-in comics were also delayed by Marvel Comics so that they wouldn't be published before a certain issue of Civil War and spoiling the plot? Thankfully that was an example of an event raising sales[...]
LATE: Warhammer 40K, US Agent, Black Widow and Chris Claremont...
We recently looked at the late schedules of Immortal Hulk, Non-Stop Spider-Man and Children Of The Atom at Marvel, but there are plenty of other titles suffering similar fates Now when reporting such delays on Bleeding Cool, we usually don't bother with comics that have slipped one, two or three weeks, only when they are a month or more[...]
The Hulk May Be Immortal But He Is Also Late
Now when reporting such delays on Bleeding Cool, we usually don't bother with comics that have slipped one, two or three weeks, only when they are a month or more late So don't expect mention of Champions #4, Marvel #5, MODOK #3, King In Black: Captain America #1, King In Black: Return Of The Valkyries[...]