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Buying Neal Adams & Steve Ditko Original Art From a Hotel Room in 1969
One of the earliest comic book retailers, comic art collectors and comic historians Bob Beerbohm (author of Comic Book Store Wars) set up the Californian comic book store Comics & Comix Store #1 near the UC-Berkeley campus with Bud Plant and John Barrett, which went on to host comic conventions and become the first comic book chain store. Best of Two Worlds[...]
Deadman Featured On Classic Cover By Neal Adams, At Heritage Auctions
No other creator has tackled him like Neal Adams, who defined him for a generation and made him beloved with the tip of his pencil Boston Brand debuted in Strange Adventures #205, but this cover, from issue #207 featuring artwork by Adams, is a classic and one fans seek out A very, very nice CGC[...]
DC Publish Tom King & Josh Adams' Tribute To Neal Adams This Week
In this week's comic books, DC Comics will be publishing a tribute to Neal Adams, in titles including Nightwing It is written by Tom King and drawn by son of Neal Adams, former contributor to Bleeding Cool, and Pulitzer-Prize winner Josh Adams. DC Publish Tom King & Josh Adams' Tribute To Neal Adams This Week The three-page[...]
Lee Kohse Takes Neal Adams' Booth At San Diego Comic-Con SDCC 2022
Given Neal Adams' enormous presence at San Diego Comic-Con over the years, with a booth that often swamped those enjoyed by major comic book publishers, selling his work, his prints, original art and given the chance for the man to address his fans as one might a gaggle of admirers around an armchair, after his[...]
Marvel Comics' Tributes To George Perez & Neal Adams, Today
Legendary comic book creators Neal Adams and George Pérez died a week apart at the end of April and the beginning of May Marvel Comics has published the following memorials to eachm opublished in their regular comic books. NEAL ADAMS 1941-2022 "Neal Adams was both an unstoppable force and an immovable object[...]
Neal Adams/George Pérez Tribute Panel At Lake Como Comic Art Festival
Alan Davis, Frank Cho and Klaus Janson led the Neal Adams/George Pérez Tribute Panel at Lake Como Comic Art Festival this weekend Neal had been an attendee at the show and has given some advice to one of the show organisers at the Villa Erba opening gala in the grounds of the house[...]
The Comics Industry Remembers Neal Adams
Comic book industry legend Neal Adams died two days ago over complications due to sepsis, and we ran a notice of his death yesterday, with word from one of his son's and occasional Bleeding Cool contributor, Josh Adams We have had a lot of people reading Neal Adams' comments regarding comic book creator rights on[...]
The Justice Society Of America In DC's Infinite Frontier (Spoilers)
You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. LITG: A Stargirl & The JSA in the ten most-read stories, yesterday Stargirl And The JSA in The Daily LITG, 30th April 2022 Stargirl & the Return of The Justice Society Of America to DC Comics Jason Todd To Be A New Green Lantern For DC Comics? Comic Book Industry[...]
Comic Book Industry Legend Neal Adams Died, Aged 80
Reports from across the industry come in, over the death of comic book publisher, writer, artist and advocate, Neal Adams yesterday, at around 2 am, at the age of eighty From genre-defining runs on Batman, X-Men, Green Arrow and Green Lantern that would define the medium, and heavily influence the TV series and movies that[...]
Neal Adams Combines New York Trip & Dinner, NFT & Hash Rush Comics
Auction house Comic Connect is going to combine dinner with Neal Adams, a new Neal Adams comic book Hash Rush based on an online game and the inevitable NFTs "It's a first-of-its-kind," says Vincent Zurzolo, COO of ComicConnect.com "We've combined classic comics—including a one-of-a-kind—with their high-tech equivalent, NFTs, then added a once-in-a-lifetime experience with an[...]
1906 War of the Worlds poster art by Alvim Corréa, Amazing Adventures #18 featuring Killraven, Marvel 1973, Lauren Ridloff as Makkari in Eternals.
Vandamme, which includes spectacular artwork by Alvim Corrêa.  Could well be a coincidence, obviously, but it also just might be a nod to some obscure but fascinating Marvel Comics history.  Marvel folded HG Wells' War of the Worlds into Marvel history with Amazing Adventures #18, building upon the Mars attacks mythos and introducing the character[...]
Why Couldn't DC Comics Call The Teen Titans, Just The Titans In 1982
Neal Adams registered or trademarked something called The Titans for his portfolio and we could nor technically take out the word teen So it will always be the Teen Titans, even if they are 80 years old. The New Teen Titans #1 One of my bosses asked me to look into that Was that true? Did Neal[...]
NFTWatch: From Jae Lee's Seven Sons To Rob Liefeld's Deadpool
Turns out that Neal Adams is already on the case Welcome to Bleeding Cool's NFTWatch You can subscribe to NFTWatch by e-mail by clicking here. NFTWatch logo for Bleeding Cool NFTWatch: Bleeding Cool mentioned the release of the animated short film Footsteps On The Wind, with music by Sting, highlighting the plight of refugee children[...]
Cover image for SUPER CEREBUS VS COVID 19 ONE SHOT
An in October that means re-running more of his pandemic conspiracy strips, with his Neal Adams Superman Vs Mohammad Ali cover parody Dave Sim began Cerebus with Moon Roach parodying Neal Adams, he has now gone back to the bard. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 100%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left:[...]
NFTWatch:
Turns out that Neal Adams is already on the case Welcome to Bleeding Cool's NFTWatch You can subscribe to NFTWatch by e-mail by clicking here. NFTWatch logo for Bleeding Cool NFTWatch: Neal Adams is creating a Hash Rush comic, based on Vorto Gaming;'s game of the same name, with digital assets to be auctioned off as NFTs[...]
Rob Liefeld To Ink Larry Hama &Be Inked By Kevin Eastman & Neal Adams
Rob Liefeld's final issue of Snake Eyes: Deadgame, issue 5 published by IDW, will see guest artists inking his work on the series, including Kevin Eastman, Ryan Ottley, Eric Canete, Karl Kerschl, Neal Adams, Jerry Ordway, Whilce Portacio, Karl Kesel, Art Thibert, Philip Tan, Dan Panosian, Dan Fraga, Ed Piskor, Marat Mychaels, Jim Rugg, Tom Scioli,[...]
In The Heart Of America, A War Zone - Green Lantern/Arrow At Auction
Dennis O'Neill and Neal Adams' run on Green Lantern/Green Arrow in the seventies was the most overtly political super-hero comic book of its day and has been reappraised in the current state of play Such as the cover to Green Lantern/Green Arrow #77 by Neal Adams below, promising "In The Heart Of America, A War[...]
Full DC Comics March 2021 Solicitations With Infinite Promise
On the 5th of March, 2020, Bleeding Cool broke the news that the remaining issues of Neal Adams' Batman Vs Ra's Ah Ghul were to be postponed and retailer orders for the remaining two issues of the series had been cancelled Issue 5 has now been resolicited for March 2021.  The first issue of the[...]
When Neal Adams Had Super-Jesus Fight Muslims in National Lampoon
Heritage Auctions are selling off a complete Neal Adams comic book story, originally for National Lampoon Magazine, but never seen since And maybe you can guess why The nine pages of original art from 1973 are basically "Second Coming" forty years ago, with a returning Jesus Christ as a superhero fighting Islamic terrorists, in a[...]
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[...]
Jim Mahfood Draws Sorcerers For New Publisher, Neotext
Each title will be released on www.neotextcorp.com and will be available via Amazon. Exclusive features on art and pop culture, will include essays by Paco Taylor, on Basquiat and Count Dante, and interviews conducted by Howard Chaykin with Megan Abbott, Lawrence Block, Neal Adams, Joe Jusko, Ann Nocenti, John Romita Jr, Bill Sienkiewicz, Walter Simonson, Louise[...]
Comics Folk Talk Dennis ONeil
We begin with Neal Adams, his long-standing collaborator on X-Men, Green Lantern/Green Arrow and Batman, WE'VE LOST A HERO Denny O'Neil has died after having filled our lives with the pleasure of his work. Why was, and how was, Denny so special and important? Like Hemmingway, writing is a result of the life you led before setting pen to[...]
Happy Birthday Neal Adams – The Daily LITG 15th June 2020
Today he means celebrating the life of another comic book store owner, Neal Adams Welcome all, to the daily Lying In The Gutters, a long-running run around the day before and the day ahead You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. Closing comic book stores and the ten most-read stories yesterday To be[...]
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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[...]
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Covid-19 and it parodies Neal Adams' Superman Vs Muhammad Ali Cerebus takes the Superman role, Covid-19 takes the Ali role The comic plays out a boxing match between the two, before getting bored and going back to Cerebus' cell in hell, where he is rooming with Covid-19 Because of course he is. The comic also gives[...]
LATE: Neal Adams' Batman Vs Ra’s Al Ghul #4 Slips Into 2020
Last week we reported that Batman Vs Ra's Al Ghul #4 by Neal Adams had slipped first from the 20th of November, then to the 4th of December and then to the 11th December We speculated if it would slip any further, and get sucked into DC's Massive Week of the 18th of December Seems[...]
Neal Adams Launches Savage Sketchbook at San Diego Comic-Con 2019
You know Neal Adams' massive San Diego Comic-Con booths Less a comic store booth, more a fully stocked corner store And here's what he'll be filling it up with at Booth 1815… and you can keep an eye on other SDCC exclusives with this handy tag. Neal Adams Exclusive 2019 Savage 3 Sketchbook Signed by Neal[...]
Man-Bat, Detective Comics #400, and What Really Ended The Silver Age
Green Lantern #76 (cover dated April 1970) by Dennis O'Neil and Neal Adams, is widely praised as the beginning of a run of comics that tackled wider and more sophisticated social issues than most mainstream comics had tried up to that point.  It's the beginning of a brilliant run and one of my all-time favorites,[...]
Batman #50 cover by Mikel Janin
The likes of Becky Cloonan, Frank Miller, Neal Adams, Tony S Daniel, and Jason Fabok contribute some gorgeous artwork to the remainder of the book. Batman #50 is a massive letdown of a comic It shoots for meaning and deep emotional resonance but trips itself up on its own perception of what the Batman should be[...]