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REVIEW: Suicide Squad #3 -- "This Issue Is Very Enjoyable"

REVIEW: Suicide Squad #3 — "This Issue Is Very Enjoyable"

(DC Comics, creative team: Tom Taylor, Bruno Redondo, Adriano Lucas, Wes Abbott) When the idea of "triple crosses" seem quaint and uncomplicated, you know you're in for a book with something special going on. A deception has been perpetrated against Lok, the angry new handler of Task Force X, and the legacy members (King Shark, […]



REVIEW: Suicide Squad #2 -- "We Really May Have Something Impressive On Our Hands"

REVIEW: Suicide Squad #2 — "We Really May Have Something Impressive On Our Hands"

(DC Comics, creative team: Tom Taylor, Bruno Redondo, Adriano Lucas, Wes Abbott) There are surprises large and small in this very clever, very mean spirited issue. The Squad's new boss Lok makes Amanda Waller look friendly and considerate by comparison as he sends them unapologetically to interfere in the sovereign affairs of a foreign country. […]

Suicide Squad #2 [Preview]

Meet the DC Universe's Worst Food Critic in Suicide Squad #2 [Preview]

Suicide Squad #2 is in stores from DC Comics next week, by Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo, and we've got a preview of the issue below.   And this preview does offer us a typical dose of superhero black ops action… …which is as we'd expect from a book like Suicide Squad. But this book […]

REVIEW: Suicide Squad #1 -- "That Tension And Unpredictability Is An Asset"

REVIEW: Suicide Squad #1 — "That Tension And Unpredictability Is An Asset"

(DC Comics, creative team: Tom Taylor, Bruno Redondo, Adriano Lucas, Wes Abbott) This issue is just a smidge too quick for its own good as it introduces some very interesting new characters and sends "about the worst Suicide Squad ever assembled" after them. Let's look at the good first: the issue has a few twists […]

Government Official Endorses Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo's Suicide Squad

Government Official Endorses Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo's Suicide Squad

Suicide Squad #1 is coming to stores in December, by Australia's favorite son Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo, and the series isn't just highly anticipated by fans. Suicide Squad has also garnered praise before release from a U.S. government official on Thursday, via a statement released over Twitter. Of course, we're talking about DC-loving Long […]

Idris Elba Headlines Cast for Jay-Z Produced Netflix Western 'The Harder They Fall'

Idris Elba will star in a new western film from Netflix titled The Harder They Fall. The film will also stars Johnathan Majors. Jeymes Samuel, aka The Bullitts, will direct. It will mark his directorial debut. Also part of all this is Jay-Z, who will produce alongside James Lassiter, Lawrence Bender, and Samuel. The all-black […]



"Suicide Squad" Actor Addresses Absence From Upcoming Sequel

The upcoming film The Suicide Squad is currently slated to feature a large ensemble cast including new and returning characters. Despite several familiar faces appearing in the sequel, one star from the first film has made it known that he has little interest to return. Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje who is known for his role as Killer […]

Meet Osita, Lok, and Chaos Kitten, the New Members of DC's Suicide Squad

Meet Osita, Lok, and Chaos Kitten, the New Members of DC's Suicide Squad

Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo are relaunching Suicide Squad at DC Comics in December, a story Bleeding Cool told you about first after DC screwed up and published their press release before the EX-X-XCLUSIVE interview they had lined up with Sexy Dora the Explorer advocacy website THR. When we last checked in on how things […]


Tom Taylor Reveals Another Character for Suicide Squad Relaunch

Tom Taylor Reveals Another New Character for Suicide Squad Relaunch

Following Bleeding Cool's scoop (thanks to DC accidentally publishing their press release the night before they were set to run an EX-X-XCSLUSIVE interview with THR) of Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo's Suicide Squad relaunch, Australia's Favorite Son has revealed another of new characters who will be on the team, joining the previously-announced Thylacine and Wink. […]

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Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo Relaunch Suicide Squad in December (Confirmed)

Last week, we posted tweets from writer Tom Taylor and artist Bruno Redondo which seemed to be hinting at a relaunch of Suicide Squad. Today, we have official confirmation via DC's website, of a new series to launch in December, with a new team and even a new leader replacing Amanda Waller. It looks like […]

#SquadGoals: Tom Taylor Teases New Project at DC Comics... Could It Be Suicide Squad?

#SquadGoalsDC: Tom Taylor Teases New Project at DC Comics… Could It Be Suicide Squad?

Last year, Bleeding Cool Rumourmonger-in-Chief Rich Johnston claimed that DC was planning to relaunch Suicide Squad with Brian Azzarello writing, and Wally West starring. But eight months later, with no Suicide Squad relaunch appearing, the structure of Heroes Crisis changed, Azzarello's relationship with DC changed by the Batpenis controversy, and Event Leviathan changing the status […]


Kansas City Star Puts Jai Nitz Allegations on Front Page, Adds More

Intern for the Kansas City Star, Nicole Asbury has followed up on previous reporting over comic book writer Jai Nitz, accused of sexual harassment earlier this year. In doing so, and across 4000 words, she has uncovered more details about the allegations made at the initial time of reporting, what happened next and why. And […]

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"Carnival Row": Orlando Bloom, Cara Delevingne Track Human and Creature Alike [TEASER]

Close to two years after Amazon Prime Video announced eight-episode fantasy series Carnival Row from Rene Echevarria, Travis Beacham, Paul McGuigan and Legendary Television, viewers are getting another look at what they can expect when the Orlando Bloom (Pirates of the Caribbean) – Cara Delevingne (Suicide Squad) starrer debuts August 31. In the following teaser, a train […]