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The 15th Rumour Awards – Scam Of The Year

The 15th Rumour Awards – Scam Of The Year

And the winner is Arthur Suydam, not for table grabbing, art swiping or for resume inflating, but for using images on his website that exaggerated his fanbase at shows.... even after it had been denied by his representatives.Find the rest of the Rumour Awards 2015 right here.    It’s a long long time since the very first[...]

The 15th Rumour Awards – Swipe Of The Year

The 15th Rumour Awards – Swipe Of The Year

It's a long long time since the very first one of these. I was 28 when I decided that an annual look back at the rumours and scoops of the year would be a good thing. 15 years later, that's still to be determined. But here we go again with a self congratulatory pat on the back. Mostly. […]

The 15th Rumour Awards &#8211 Censorship Of The Year

The 15th Rumour Awards – Censorship Of The Year

It's a long long time since the very first one of these. I was 28 when I decided that an annual look back at the rumours and scoops of the year would be a good thing. 15 years later, that's still to be determined. But here we go again with a self congratulatory pat on the back. Mostly. […]

The 15th Rumour Awards 2015 &#8211 Wrong Of The Year

The 15th Rumour Awards 2015 – Wrong Of The Year

But those were the big ones....Read more from the Rumour Awards here....It’s a long long time since the very first one of these I was 28 when I decided that an annual look back at the rumours and scoops of the year would be a good thing 15 years later, that's still to be determined[...]

The 15th Rumour Awards 2015 &#8211 Rumour Of The Year

The 15th Rumour Awards 2015 – Rumour Of The Year

But will it end up as a Scoop in 2019? Or a Wrong?Read more from the Rumour Awards here.... It’s a long long time since the very first one of these I was 28 when I decided that an annual look back at the rumours and scoops of the year would be a good thing[...]

The 15th Rumour Awards 2015 &#8211 Scoop Of The Year

The 15th Rumour Awards 2015 – Scoop Of The Year

Even though the first story came out last year...Follow the rest of the Rumour Awards here. It’s a long long time since the very first one of these I was 28 when I decided that an annual look back at the rumours and scoops of the year would be a good thing 15 years later, that's still to[...]

The 15th Annual Bleeding Cool Rumour Awards &#8211 Time To Nominate

The 15th Annual Bleeding Cool Rumour Awards – Time To Nominate

It's a long long time since the very first one. But the aim is the same, to look back over the year and see what went down. To decide what is worthy of: Scoop Of The Year (all confirmed) Rumour Of The Year (yet to be confirmed) Wrong Of The Year (we got it completely […]

Scoop Rumour And Wrong Of The Year &#8211 The 14th Annual Rumour Awards

Scoop, Rumour And Wrong Of The Year – The 14th Annual Rumour Awards

Rumour Of The Year it may never be officially approved. But you know it's true. Or at least it should be true. This year we told you that the planned Wonder Woman movie starring Gal Gadot was set in the nineteen twenties, with sequels to take the story to World War II and then to the […]

Swiping And Biting The Hand Of The Year &#8211 The 14th Annual Rumour Awards

Swiping And Biting The Hand Of The Year – The 14th Annual Rumour Awards

So who did most to attack their own employers, co-creators, retailers or readers in comic books this year? Biting The Hand That Feeds You Of The Year Well, there was cosplay wars. Whether Pat Broderick or Denise Dorman – the many headlines their posts generated seemed to start from those two articles, as cosplayers were described […]

Firing Or Resignation Of The Year &#8211 The 14th Annual Rumour Awards

Firing Or Resignation Of The Year – The 14th Annual Rumour Awards

Were they pushed or did they quit? Whatever the circumstances, they've gone, moved on. Who's departure made the most impact in comic books? Some were internal. Steve Wacker departed Marvel Publishing for Marvel Animation, confirmed this year but announced on Bleeding Cool at the end of last. CB Cebulski also left Marvel Publishing for a promotion in Business […]

Scam Of The Year &#8211 The 14th Annual Rumour Awards

Scam Of The Year – The 14th Annual Rumour Awards

Scam Of The Year So who has been left out of pocket by the work of ne'er-do-wells this year? The year began with UK toy and merchandise store Mother's Basement ceasing trading, leaving hundreds of people out of pocket of hundreds, even thousands of dollars each. But before making it official, the company registered itself […]

Visual Of The Year &#8211 The 14th Annual Rumour Awards

Visual Of The Year – The 14th Annual Rumour Awards

Visual Of The Year It's comics. You can be guaranteed there's a lot of look at. So what were the visuals of 2014 in the comics industry that have been burnt into our collective retinas? The Powerpuff Girls #6 proposed cover by Mimi Yoon for IDW caught the ire of retailer Dennis Barger and saw […]

The 14th Annual Rumour Awards 2014 &#8211 Time To Nominate

The 14th Annual Rumour Awards 2014 – Time To Nominate!

Okay, it's another year, it's another chance to nominate your favourites for the various different Rumour Awards categories A run through the year on Bleeding Cool, what we did well, and what we didn't With results on New Year's Day.Here are the Bleeding Cool Rumour Awards categories E-mail, private message or add your nominations in the[...]

The Thirteenth (Mostly) Annual Rumour Awards 2014

Welcome to one of the longest running annual awards in comic books, the Rumour Awards.Except for some reason we seemed to miss it out last year How odd.Anyway, feel free to catch up with previous years by clicking on these links. Visual Of The Year We've had lots of lovely things at Bleeding Cool to look at[...]

The 13th Annual Rumour Awards 2013 &#8211 Time To Nominate

The 13th Annual Rumour Awards 2013 – Time To Nominate!

Okay, it's another year, it's another chance to nominate your favourites for the various different Rumour Awards categories I'll add my own, as will other Bleeding Cool contributors, and then come Boxing Day, we vote, with results on New Year's Day.While other site will have "best comic" or "favourite artist" or "biggest publisher", here are[...]

The Best Of 2012 And The Worst &#8211 Sunday Trending Topics

The Best Of 2012, And The Worst – Sunday Trending Topics

Hit the Rumour Awards tag to vote on all of them. Most-Read Comic Stories Today: Most Disappointing (In A Bad Way) Comic For 2012 - Nominations  You know how it goes.You build up hope, belief, longing, desire, for a comic book series to succeed, to be wonderful, to blow your mind. Most Surprising (In A Good Way) Comic Of[...]

Bleeding Cool Scoop Of The Year 2012 &#8211 Nominees

Bleeding Cool Scoop Of The Year 2012 – Nominees

Now it's time for the most self-serving, own-trumpet-blowing, back-patting vote of all. So I thought I'd let you all do it for me. And yes I know we got plenty wrong as well. There will be a separate vote for that…   [polldaddy poll=6772659]

Maddest Moment Of 2012 &#8211 Nominees

Maddest Moment Of 2012 – Nominees

All sorts of things happen in the comics industry. Most of them seem to make some kind of sense at the time. But not everything… here's a look back at some of the madder moments, and your opportunity to vote for your maddest. [polldaddy poll=6772681]


Most Disappointing (In A Bad Way) Comic For 2012 &#8211 Nominations

Most Disappointing (In A Bad Way) Comic For 2012 – Nominations

You know how it goes.You build up hope, belief, longing, desire, for a comic book series to succeed, to be wonderful, to blow your mind. And then it just kinda sits there. Meh. It's not a bad comic, but you built it up to be so much better. So you have nothing left to do […]