The End Of Sheltered Reminds Me Why I Hated The Minority Report Film

Remember Minority Report? The Tom Cruise futurist film based on the Philip K Dick short story, lots of big holoPadtech, psychics who could see the future, letting police stop murders from ever happening, though for some reason we didn't get into wars, economic crashes or natural disasters being avoided in a similar fashion. Homicide as a crime […]

Cover Variance: Doctor Who, Sheltered And Ninjak

Tomorrow sees the final issue of Sheltered, the Image comic book about kids against the rest of the world. And Yesteryear Comics in San Diego have two exclusive variant covers… You can pick them both up here.… While here is their Ninjak cover by Jamie Tyndall, also in store tomorrow. Or right here… Doctor Who: Ninth Doctor #1 Comics To […]

Talking Comics – Discussing This Week's Upcoming Titles From Futures End To Death Of Wolverine, Annihilator, Prometheus: Fire And Stone, Lazarus, And East Of West

By Randy Young and Chris Hunter Bleeding Cool welcomes the return of Talking Comics, from Excalibur Comics, Cards, and Games in Shreveport, Louisiana, to discuss this week's upcoming books, speculating about where they are headed, and discuss their favorite storylines. Hosts Randy Young and Chris Hunter say: Thanks for pressing play! TONS of Future's End […]

Image Watch – Talking Umbral And 'Playing With Magic Words' With Antony Johnston

By David Dissanayake Antony Johnston and Christopher Mitten's fantastic series Umbral from Image Comics begins its second arc in today's issue #7.  I've been a big supporter of this creative duo since Wasteland, one of the first ongoing series I started following on a regular basis. Worldbuilders of the highest order, the Johnston/Mitten duo bring […]

Twenty-Three Thoughts About Twenty-Three Comics – Infinity, Love Stories (To Die For), X-Factor, Superior Foes Of Spider-Man, God Is Dead, Uber, Batman Black And White, X-Men Legacy, The Creeper, Satellite Sam, Sheltered, Chew, Witchblade, Baltimore, Garfield, Mouse Guard, Suicide Risk, Catalyst, Shadowman, Quantum & Woody, Hit, Deathmatch And The Star Wars

You know how Ultron's head got kicked off at the end of Age Of Ultron #10? I'm wondering if that hunt for Ultron's head in Brian Bendis' Moon Knight was meant to actually happen after Age Of Ultron… Sorry, I've had disembodied heads on the brain, as it were, today, thanks to this week's comics. […]

Fifteen Thoughts About Fifteen Comics – Superior Spider-Man, Iron Man, Cyberforce, Robocop, Burn The Ophanage, Satellite Sam, Sheltered, Trillium, Superior Foes Of Spider-Man, Dial H, Hunger, The Movement, Action Comics, Detective Comics, Luther Strode

Time for another run through the week's comic books, in the most most popular weekly column at Bleeding Cool, X Thoughts About X. Every neighbourhood watch should have a Robocop. Maybe every neighbourhood watch will. Superior Spider-Man not only has minions, he calls them minions. He's becoming Despicable Spider-Me! Someone let Pixar know, this could […]

Batman Tops BC Bestseller List… But Creator Owned Comics Are Rising

This is the first week we've had three creator owned comics in the Top Ten of comics sold in stores on Wednesdays and Thursdays and they're all from Image. And East Of West is barnstorming the charts on its fourth issue. It's also worth noticing that, despite topping the retailer order charts, in the stores, […]

A Very Sheltered Review

Louis Falcetti writes; Quick! What's the hottest trend in pop culture right now? No it's not zombies, geez louise, where did you come from 2010? And it sure as shooting ain't vampires. It's kids killing kids! Thanks to tasteless titles like Avengers Arena or just the merely boring ones (Hunger Games), people can't get enough […]

Would You Like A Pre Or Post Apocalypse? Walking Dead #112 And Sheltered #1

Brits get two Image comic books one whole week in advance, today. Admittedly, variant copies were also available at the Image Expo yesterday, but it still gives me more of a chance and reason to write this article. We start with what we know. The Walking Dead #112 by Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard. Last […]

Sheltered #1 Ships From Image Early To The UK, As Well As The Walking Dead #112

British shops are getting The Walking Dead #112 a week early tomorrow, as a sorry for the late arrival of The Walking Dead #111, also on sale tomorrow. But it seems that TWD #112 brought a straggler with it. British shops also appear to have received Sheltered #1 by Ed Brisson and Johnnie Christmas, published […]

Image Expo Opens, Exclusive Comics On eBay Already

The Image Expo has opened. Frazer Brown is on the ground for Bleeding Cool. He tells us; I've just arrived at the Image Expo in San Francisco, doors have opened a little late at 9.15am. I barely got here due to the BART strike, and the occupy movement holding my bus for 20 mins in […]