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Richard Meyer Donates Leftover Legal Cash To Charity Including BINC

Richard Meyer Donates Leftover Legal Cash To Charity, Including BINC

Bleeding Cool had been closely following the lawsuit filed by Richard Meyer against Mark Waid since its original court filing on September 19, 2018, regarding allegations of libel and tortious interference over the publication of his Jawbreakers comic book However, on December 22nd, 2020, Richard Meyer voluntarily dismissed his lawsuit.Both parties raised significant sums via crowdfunding to pay toward their legal fees[...]

Where Did Crowdfunded Legal Funds For Richard Meyer Mark Waid Go

Where Did Crowdfunded Legal Funds For Richard Meyer, Mark Waid Go?

Yesterday, we learned that the long-running legal case raised against comic book writer/publisher Mark Waid by comic book writer/publisher Richard Meyer had been voluntarily dismissed A joint statement declared that “upon consideration of all the circumstances, the parties have jointly decided that it is in the best interests of all concerned, and the comic book[...]

Richard Meyer Has Voluntarily Dismissed Lawsuit against Mark Waid

Richard Meyer Has Voluntarily Dismissed Lawsuit against Mark Waid

Bleeding Cool has closely followed the lawsuit filed by Richard Meyer against Mark Waid since its original court filing on September 19, 2018.  Carefully watched by industry observers in the interim, the case has generated much commentary from the comics community at large in the over two years since it was filed.  But it appears[...]

I Got Screwed &#8211 Alex Ross On DC Comics and Kingdom Come

"I Got Screwed" – Alex Ross On DC Comics and Kingdom Come

In which he stated his displeasure that he is no longer getting paid for designs and character concepts he and Mark Waid created for Kingdom Come and other ideas they've used on the CW TV shows based on DC Comics titles He states; "Well, the thing is they were borrowing my Superman costume but it was[...]

Gossip: Big Writer Changes at DC Comics For 2021

Gossip: Big Writer Changes at DC Comics For 2021

We speculated that Mark Waid may be taking Superman from Brian Bendis, but we have also told he has been offered Green Lantern after the end of Grant Morrison and Liam Sharp's run, and Waid and Morrison go back to the Doom Patrol days together.James Tynion IV's run on Batman was at a lower rate[...]

Mark Waid Back At DC Comics &#8211 Is He Coming To Superman

Mark Waid Back At DC Comics – Is He Coming To Superman?

All it took was the departure of publisher Dan DiDio and Editor-In-Chief Bob Harras, but Mark Waid is back at DC Comics in December We suggested this may be happening last month, and it's just a short mention in December's 2020 solicitations, but alongside the reprints of one of his old Batman comic books, the[...]

Fantastic Four: Antithesis #1: A New Story From a Classic Era

Fantastic Four: Antithesis #1: A New Story From a "Classic Era"

Fantastic Four: Antithesis is an oddity as a Marvel comic published in 2020 that is meant to feel like it is, per the inside front cover, "from a classic era." Writer Mark Waid, one of the indisputable giants of the superhero genre, is joined by artist Neal Adams, the living legend who said earlier this year that he[...]

Further Delays In Richard Meyer Vs Mark Waid Case

Further Delays In Richard Meyer Vs Mark Waid Case

Bleeding Cool has repeatedly covered the legal case between Comicsgate comic book creator and publisher Richard Meyer and comic book writer, editor and publisher Mark Waid. Charges of defamation, both online and at a comic convention in Houston and regarding tortious interference over Antarctic Press' decision to drop the publication of Meyers' Jawbreakers graphic novel were made against Meyer by Waid, and[...]

Gossip: Could Alex Ross Be Coming to DC Comics How About Mark Waid

Gossip: Could Alex Ross Be Coming to DC Comics? How About Mark Waid?

But a tweeted-then-deleted post on Instagram may suggest he may have some new work for DC Comics.[caption id="attachment_1247919" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Gossip: Could Alex Ross Be Coming to DC Comics? What About MArk Waid?[/caption]That is, of course, Starfire of the Teen Titans Could this be available as an Alex Ross lithograph from DC Comics? Could this[...]

Marvel Cancels Doctor Strange With Todays #6

Marvel Cancels Doctor Strange With Today's #6

And as Doctor Strange embarks on his next chapter, we want to say thank you to everyone who Joined us on this Journey: Writer Mark Waid writes; Most of the great Marvel heroes have one thing in common: they were born from the unique combination of trauma and arrogance Iron Mani, Spider-Man, Mr Fantastic, Hulk, Ant-Man, Hawkeye...the[...]

Donny Cates and Geoff Shaws Crossover Revealed &#8211 With Mark Waid

Donny Cates and Geoff Shaw's Crossover Revealed – With Mark Waid

So, as well as the creative team, Donny Cates states that "our story editor on the book is a young upstart young man named Mark Waid because a book of this magnitude I had to call in for some backup I needed someone that I could call and be, like, hey am I losing my[...]

Dr. Strange #5 Review: Quite A Packed Dance Card

Dr. Strange #5 Review: Quite A Packed Dance Card

Strange #5 cover published by Marvel Comics with the creative team of Mark Waid, Kev Walker, Java Tartaglia, and Cory Petit.[/caption] The plot moves from the ancestral home of the dwarves to a bustling New York hospital to an interdimensional auction house with urgency and drive Unfortunately, this leaves little room for nuance — there are[...]

Mark Waid and Ibrahim Moustafa Talk the Future of Humanoids

Mark Waid and Ibrahim Moustafa Talk the Future of Humanoids

well, continues to spread horrifically, publishers have decided it's time to look toward the future. Mark Waid, comics guru and internet personality, has important news for Humanoids, where he works as Publisher First up, the company has signed Ibrahim Moustafa to a three-book deal The Eisner-nominated writer/artist is known for his work on Image Comics' High Crimes[...]

JLA: Tower of Babel and Agent Saboteurs

JLA: Tower of Babel and Agent Saboteurs

Although "Umbrella Man" is the most obvious example in recent memory, this idea of undercover agitators is not new to modern discourse.[caption id="attachment_1221545" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The cover of JLA: Tower of Babel by Grant Morrison, Mark Waid, Howard Porter, and Mark Pajarillo.[/caption]In the 19th century France, Eugène-François Vidocq (also known as the father of modern[...]

Neal Adams and Mark Waid to Debut Fantastic Four: Antithesis

Neal Adams and Mark Waid to Debut Fantastic Four: Antithesis

Mark Waid is returning to the Fantastic Four this August with legendary comics artist Neal Adams for a new series, Fantastic Four: Antithesis The first full-length Fantastic Four story ever illustrated by Neal With a plan to create a new nemesis for the Fantastic Four intended to send shockwaves throughout all of fandom It's intended[...]

Neil Gaiman Mark Waid and Garth Ennis Join Graphic Novel Club

Neil Gaiman, Mark Waid and Garth Ennis Join Graphic Novel Club

Other confirmed creators for the first year of the club include Kurt Busiek for Marvels, Mark Waid for Kingdom Come, Scott McCloud for Understanding Comics, Klaus Janson for Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, and Neil Gaiman for Sandman, with many more being added weekly. Monthly club selections from all three clubs are freely exchangeable from an[...]

Steve Geppi Video With Groth Richie Wood and Waid Tomorrow

Steve Geppi Video With Groth, Richie, Wood and Waid, Tomorrow

He will be joined by a number of publishers, including Gary Groth of Fantagraphics with whom Geppi had quite the turbulent relationship with back in the days that The Comic Journal rolled the roost, He is joined by Ross Richie of Boom Studios, Dirk Wood of IDW and former Fantagraphics and Boom editorial employee Mark[...]

Mark Waid Gives Free Comic Book Day Back to Collectors Paradise

Mark Waid Gives Free Comic Book Day Back to Collector's Paradise

Now, courtesy of comic book creator, Mark Waid it appears that it is going to still be Free Comic Book Day for fifty people at the store.Comic book creator Mark Waid, who regularly signs at the store and opened their recent North Hollywood location, contacted them (coincidentally) a couple of days ago with a plan.That[...]

A Message from Mark Waid as Humanoids Releases Pushed to September

A Message from Mark Waid as Humanoids Releases Pushed to September

Mark Waid, Publisher of Humanoids, has released another letter to fans as the company once again adjusts its release schedule Waid says that Humanoids remains committed to delivering previously announced projects and continues to sign new projects as well However, Humanoids' slate of releases has been delayed until December, according to a new schedule posted[...]

Humanoids Delays All Comics For At Least a Month Mark Waid Speaks

Humanoids Delays All Comics For At Least a Month, Mark Waid Speaks

LA-based comic book publisher Humanoids has issued the following update from Publisher Mark Waid to comic book retailers He writes, After a great deal of internal deliberation and consultation with key retailers, Humanoids has elected to delay shipments to our retail partners for, at minimum, the next four weeks, after which we'll reassess the situation[...]