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John Paul Leon's Family Issue Statement and Fundraiser In His Memory
Donators in the last few hours have included Tom Mason, Walter Simonson, Jim Lee, Micheline Pitt, Rey Armenteros, Chris Ferguson, Kelley Jones, Dave Johnson, Jimmy Palmiotti, Ford Gilmore, Don Cameron, Dennis Calero, David Hahn, George Pratt, Bryan O'Malley, Daniel Zalkus, Dustin Nguyen, Sam Humphries, David Brittingham, Schannan E Rose, David Harper, Paul Reinwand, Jeff Parker,[...]
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[...]
What Happens To Crowdfunded Legal Funds For Richard Meyer and Mark Waid?
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
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" - 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[...]
DC Comics Publishing Numbers Will Be Cut From 20-25%
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 - 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[...]
Review: Lonely Receiver #1
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
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[...]
Could Alex Ross Be Coming to DC Comics?
But a tweeted-then-deleted post on Instagram may suggest he may have some new work for DC Comics. Gossip: Could Alex Ross Be Coming to DC Comics? What About MArk Waid? That is, of course, Starfire of the Teen Titans Could this be available as an Alex Ross lithograph from DC Comics? Could this breaking news have broken[...]
Marvel Cancels Doctor Strange With Today's #6 - Updating the MIA List
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 Shaw's Crossover Revealed From Image Comics
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
Strange #5 cover published by Marvel Comics with the creative team of Mark Waid, Kev Walker, Java Tartaglia, and Cory Petit.   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
Now, as restrictions ease and COVID-19… 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[...]
JLA: The 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. The cover of JLA: Tower of Babel by Grant Morrison, Mark Waid, Howard Porter, and Mark Pajarillo. In the 19th century France, Eugène-François Vidocq (also known as the father of modern criminology), turned to nefarious[...]