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Michael Davis – From The Edge – Game-Changing Random Acts Of Kindness

Michael Davis is an artist, writer, mentor, entertainment executive and co-founder of Milestone. You can read previous columns here. He writes, A long time ago. My wife and I were finishing dinner at a Tribeca restaurant. Tribeca is a trendy part of New York located between Chinatown and the Financial District (Wall Street) as was […]

Dwayne McDuffie Legends and Myths - Michael Davis, From The Edge

Dwayne McDuffie Legends and Myths – Michael Davis, From The Edge

Michael Davis is an artist, writer, mentor, entertainment executive and co-founder of Milestone. He writes, I've said countless times there is or was nobody more Milestone than Dwayne McDuffie. Dwayne was the heart and soul behind our universe deserves every accolade every honor bestowed upon him; he was one of the best writers and editors to […]

Warner Bros. Releases a New Batch of "Joker" Promotional Images

The Jokes On Us – Michael Davis, From The Edge

Michael Davis is an artist, writer, mentor, entertainment executive and co-founder of Milestone. He writes, The granddaddy of all comic book Oscar nominations up to now is The Black Panther for Best Picture and Heath Ledger's win for best supporting actor in 2009. Movies from the superhero genre are the ugly stepchild of the entertainment industry. […]



Dwayne McDuffie/Milestone Media 2.0 Lawsuit Settled

In August 2017, it was announced that Charlotte McDuffie was suing the founders of Milestone Media 2.0 over rights held by original co-founder of Milestone, her late husband Dwayne McDuffie. Milestone 2.0 was announced back in 2015, a revival of the original multi-racial focused Milestone Media superhero comics line published by DC Comics in the nineties, […]


The Plot Against Static Shock? Steve Geppi Joins Wayne Brady and Run DMC on Michael Davis' Black Panel, Friday, San Diego Comic-Con

Tomorrow at San Diego Comic-Con, the very-much-alive and occasional Bleeding Cool contributor Michael Davis will be hosting his long-running Black Panel in its regular slot at San Diego Comic-Con. Guests this year cross the comics industry, and include Diamond Comic Distributor CEO and owner Steve Geppi, the original Black Panther ongoing writer, Don McGregor, comedian […]

Batton Lash, the Best of Us, by Michael Davis - From The Edge

Batton Lash, the Best of Us, by Michael Davis – From The Edge

Michael Davis is an artist, writer, mentor, entertainment executive, co-founder of Milestone and very much alive. You can read his previous columns for Bleeding Cool here. He writes, I have a long running tradition of giving my readers a gift on my birthday. That gift was usually a piece about an amazing person. Two days […]


Michael Davis Speaks About Reports Of His Death Being Greatly Exagerrated on Video

Michael Davis Speaks About Reports Of His Death Being Greatly Exaggerated (VIDEO)

Comic book creator and publisher, Michael Davis is alive and well and speaking from his home. His e-mail, phone and social media have all hacked and used by persons unknown to impersonate his caring family, stating that Davis had taken his own life, and then sharing his personal photos and videos. Michael Davis was able […]

Michael Davis is Not Dead, He is Alive and Well - But Hacked

Michael Davis is Not Dead, He is Alive and Well – But Hacked

There is a desire from some to see their own obituaries, to wonder how they will be remembered in life after they have passed on. Today Michael Davis woke up to just that. Comic book writer, artist, editor, publisher, mentor, archivist, curator as well as media executive, co-founder or Milestone, co-creator of Static Shock, CEO […]




Michael Davis, Keynote Speaker at Afro ComicCon on the War for Static Shock

Michael Davis is the Keynote speaker at Afro ComicCon tomorrow at SAE Expression College located in Emeryville, California. His speech is reportedly entitled NOW YOU CAN'T LEAVE: Level Next & The War For Static Shock. Level Next is the media-and-comics company he formed with Wayne Brady. Static Shock refers to the Static character he co-created for Milestone, that […]

The Ugly Side of Comics, Part One: Uncle Tom's Revenge by Michael Davis

Michael Davis writes: Back in the day 434 Beach 58st apt 8B Far Rockaway: My mother lay on the floor bleeding from a gash in her head. My sister Sharon all of 12 years old tears streaming from her eyes hands covering her mouth trying to mute the sobs she couldn't help making was bent […]

The Ugly Side of Comics: The Golden Age – Michael Davis, From The Edge

Michael Davis, co-founder of Milestone Comics, writer, producer, artist and mentor writes: Prologue: The Golden Age Myth My views of the industry are my personal opinion; however, any event I share regarding treatment of me is 100% true, and I can provide documentation for any person or company disputing my accounts. They won't. There was […]


Video Teases For Wayne Brady and Michael Davis's 'Level Next' Comics Line

At least year's Black Panel at San Diego Comic-Con, Wayne Brady and Michael Davis announced a new planned comic book and multi-media line, Level Next. With a stated aim to create stories by – and for – people of colour. Comics, books, TV shows, movies, games, whatever is out there. And the foundation is there to help people […]