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Lexington North Carolina Presents &#8211 Mask-Con &#8211 Next Weekend

Lexington, North Carolina Presents – Mask-Con – Next Weekend

It is being held at the Lexington Cinema in North Carolina, on Saturday 10th October 2020 and hosted by the  Ssalefish Comics chain of stores.We at Ssalefish Comics are happy to announce that we’ll be helping the folks at Lexington Cinema in Lexington, NC put on an old school comic show with a mind for[...]

WatchWorks Comics of Mocksville North Carolina Closed

WatchWorks Comics of Mocksville, North Carolina, Closed

Chris Underwood, owner of comic store WatchWorks Comics in Mocksville, North Carolina, posted the news to Facebook earlier in the month, It is with a heavy heart that I have to announce that today is the last day for WatchWorks Comics I always wanted to be a part of something that I have loved since I was[...]


Swamp Thing &#8211 North Carolina Says Dont Blame Them: Warner Bros. Knew the Numbers

"Swamp Thing" – North Carolina Says Don't Blame Them: Warner Bros. Knew the Numbers

One person who has no interest in having any finger-pointing going North Carolina's way is Guy Gaster, the Director of the North Carolina Film Office.Gaster contacted Comic Book Resources (CBR) to push back on earlier reports that an administrative/paperwork mistake involving grant funding for the series led to its being shut down The state official[...]

Swamp Thing: Did North Carolina Tax Hit Doom DC Universe Series

"Swamp Thing": Did North Carolina Tax Hit Doom DC Universe Series?

Were WarnerMedia executives' "creative differences" and being less-than-pleased with the direction of the show to blame? Was the series just "collateral damage" as WarnerMedia continues to figure out its future streaming plans - and DC Universe's place in it?Two reports on the matter - both from Star News Online - address how the overall funding[...]

Ubisoft Announces Rainbow Six Siege Raleigh Major For August

Ubisoft Announces Rainbow Six Siege Raleigh Major For August

Rainbow Six Siege fans will see the Siege Major 2019 will be coming to Raleigh, North Carolina this August with $500,000 on the line Ubisoft released the full details as the second biggest R6S tournament returns to North America this summer, running from August 12th-18th from the Raleigh Convention Center The Six Major Raleigh follows[...]

Freeform Developing Stephen Kings Joyland to Series

Freeform Developing Stephen King's Joyland to Series

We can’t wait for Joyland to become part of Freeform’s offerings and haunt our viewers as only Stephen can.” - Karey Burke, Executive Vice President, Programming and Development, Freeform[caption id="attachment_938357" align="aligncenter" width="432"] Hard Case Crime[/caption]Published by Hard Case Crime in June 2013, here's a look at King's Joyland: Set in a small-town North Carolina amusement park in 1973,[...]

The Straight Comic Collectors Show Of Raleigh North Carolina&#8230

The "Straight" Comic Collectors Show Of Raleigh, North Carolina…

Last week, North Carolina state lawmakers enacted an anti-gay/transgender law that removes all local related anti-discrimination measures, and specifically targets transgender people from using public toilets or a gender other than what appears on their birth certificate It was signed by Governor Pat McCrory on the same day.This week, the Facebook page of the North Carolina Comicon and the Oak City[...]

North Carolina Comic Store Micheals Marvels Burns To The Ground

North Carolina Comic Store, Micheal's Marvels, Burns To The Ground

Micheal's Marvels is a small comic book store tucked away in Sanford, North Carolina.Or at least it was.A fire in a neighbouring building spread and the store, and its contents, burned to the ground.No one was killed or injured in the blaze on Sunday afternoon, but the cabinet shop where the fire is believed to have[...]

Yes Tennessee You Can Buy A Captain Abearica T-Shirt

Yes, Tennessee, You Can Buy A Captain Abearica T-Shirt

This is a T-Shirt that Bleeding Cool EIC Hannah Means-Shannon bought while taking a recent trip to the mountain forests of North Carolina and Tennessee.And for some reason, was proud enough of her purchase to show off to me, picked up in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, on the edge of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.I don't[...]

Gerard Way Comes To North Carolina In November

Gerard Way Comes To North Carolina In November

Gerard Way is joining the likes of Charlie Adlard, Adam Hughes, Neal Adams Stacy Lee, Cliff Chiang, JP Leon and Bernard Chang as the big comic book names of North Carolina Comic Con in November.So as well as all the comic book aficionados, expect a rather large contingent of My Chemical Romance "killjoys" to join[...]


Councilman No Longer Wants To Help City Live Long And Prosper

Councilman No Longer Wants To Help City Live Long And Prosper

“It’s an embarrassment for Indian Trail, and it’s an embarrassment for North Carolina,” he said.The plumber stated his reasons for resigning having to do with frustrations with runaway development in the town of 35,000 and concerns over how requests for public information were being handled He fells he can do more as a private citizen[...]

Did Dan DiDio Apologise To DC Comics Creators

Did Dan DiDio Apologise To DC Comics Creators?

Before the recent top-secret DC creative summit, Bleeding Cool ran a suggestion box, printing suggestions from actual DC comic creators about how they'd like to see things change. Whether it was because of that list, or because of those sentiments also being expressed face-to-face, I don't know. But I'm told that at the summit, Publisher […]

Opening The DC Comics Suggestion Box

Opening The DC Comics Suggestion Box

Here are submissions by current working DC Comics professionals for Bleeding Cool's DC Suggestion Box ahead of this weekend's creative summit in Charlotte, North Carolina. An open bar during meetings.Don't try to make a hero sandwich out of croutons  Take the Norm Breyfogles and Jon Bogdonovs off the work horse bench instead of dividing the next[...]

North Carolina Bound&#8230 The DC Comics Suggestion Box

North Carolina Bound… The DC Comics Suggestion Box

This weekend sees DC comics creators from across the country head to Charlotte, North Carolina, for a creative summit, with editors and publishers on hand.That's if they can escape blizzard bound New York.There will be workshops, brainstorms and lectures, and it is likely that the future of the New 52 will be hammered out (or[...]

More On The DC Creative Conference In Charlotte North Carolina

More On The DC Creative Conference In Charlotte, North Carolina

Artists and writers, cover artists as well, as evidenced by a workshop on cover art being led by Andy Kubert.Around seventy invites have gone out to DC comic creators to join their peers for a few days in three weeks at a location in Charlotte, North Carolina with Bob Harras, Dan DiDio and editors, running[...]

North Carolina Comics Artist Arrested On Indecency Charges

North Carolina Comics Artist Arrested On Indecency Charges

Richard Lee Ketcham, 41, better known in the comics industry as artist Rick Ketcham, was arrested yesterday and jailed in North Carolina, on felony charges of Indecent Liberties With Children.There are no further public details, but I am led to understand that will change soon.Rick has been an inker on books such as Punisher, Legion[...]

A Doctor Who Carnival Of Monsters Cover

A Doctor Who Carnival Of Monsters Cover

  A flip covers for Doctor Who #1 by Andy Diggle and Mark Buckingham from IDW. The front cover by Charles P Wilson of Stuff Of Legends without logos or text, showing the Doctor's Monster gallery with one hand holding them at bay with a sonic screwdriver. And on the back cover, a border by […]

Lobo Creator Roger Slifer In Intensive Care After Hit-And-Run

Lobo Creator Roger Slifer In Intensive Care After Hit-And-Run

Lobo co-creator, Roger Slifer, appears to have been the victim of a hit-and-run driver. Writer Flint Dille has posted (via Jim Salicrup); Okay, here's what I know. We had originally thought of keeping this quiet, because Roger is a fairly private guy, but as word is out and time might be of the essence if […]