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Esad Ribic Writes and Draws Conan: Exodus in August

Esad Ribic Writes and Draws Conan: Exodus in August

Esad Ribic is best known in English-speaking comics for his lush painted art on series such as Mighty Thor and Secret Wars for Marvel Comics. And also for being one of the nicest, funniest guys to be around at comic shows. He also had his creator-owned series, Vs out from Image Comics. So would he […]

Marvel Comics #1000 Will Be Followed By Marvel Comics #1001

Marvel Comics #1000 Will Be Followed By Marvel Comics #1001

It shouldn; be that much of a surprise – but it is. Marvel Comics #1000, the comic book coming in August from Marvel Comics featuring eighty one-page stories by eighty creative teams all masterminded by Al Ewing has had a tonne of press in recent days ahead of Marvel's August 2019 solicitations. But at the […]

More DC Comics Being Made Returnable Announced at Diamond Retail Summit

More DC Comics Being Made Returnable, Announced at Diamond Retail Summit

Bleeding Cool reported on how DC Comics was making Superman: Year One by Frank Miller and John Romita Jr and Event Leviathan #1 by Brian Bendis and Alex Maleev returnable by comic stores, with news on the returnability of #2 for both of them to follow. Well, at the Diamond Retail Summit in Las Vegas, […]


Which September and October DC Comics Will be Year Of The Villain

Which September and October DC Comics Will be Year Of The Villain?

At the Diamond Retail Summit, DC Comics has been laying out their event plans for the rest of the year and in 2020… with these presentation slides showing how Batman Who Laughs' final seventh issue will lead right into Batman/Superman and beyond. How DC's Year Of The Villain will continue up to the end of […]


Gail Simones Seven Days Moved to October at Diamond Retailer Summit

Gail Simone's Seven Days Moved to October at Diamond Retailer Summit

We look forward to getting mini-reports through the day from the Diamond Retailer Summit being held in Las Vegas. Though not everyone is into the Vegas vibe. Take the editor-in-chief of Vault Comics, Adrian F Wassel. Well, I have officially landed in Vegas for the first time, for work, and I have never hated a […]

A New Wally West Comic From DC to Follow Heroes In Crisis

A New Wally West Comic From DC to Follow Heroes In Crisis?

Coming out of the bar chatter at the Diamond Retailer Summit as retailers, creators and publishers start chinwagging, especially at last night's DC Comics party. Bleeding Cool is told that one upcoming project intended to be a bit of a money spinner, and answer certain retailer concerns, is a Wally West series to follow on […]

Diamond Throws an Eighties Party For Retail Summit in Vegas

Diamond Throws an Eighties Party For Retail Summit in Vegas

This weekend is the Diamond Retail Summit in Las Vegas. It's a private non-media affair, but the stories are starting to percolate their way through to Bleeding Cool. And we start with last night's party thrown by Diamond Comic Distributors which had rather an eighties theme. Take a look… and yes, it's a bunch of […]

Image Comics Diamond Retailer Summit Offers Are a Steal

Image Comics' Diamond Retailer Summit Offers Are a Steal

Comic book store owners and employees, comic book publishers, creators, distributors, an a variety of service providers and activist groups are descending upon Las Vegas for the Diamond Retailer Summit. And as they fly up, in and out, comic book publishers are setting up promotional deals for retailers to accompany whatever else they will be […]


Marvel Comics Discounts 1300 Rare Variant Covers to Retailers

Marvel Comics Discounts 1300 'Rare' Variant Covers to Retailers

plenty of 1:10, 1:15 and 1:25 covers below - can you find any supposedly rarer? Such as this Venom #2 cover, 1:25 by Sam Kieth, that just sold for over $40 on eBay...You can use the vegas2019 tag to catch up with any other stories on Bleeding Cool.A-FORCE #1 BLANK VAR SWA A-FORCE #10 COSPLAY VAR[...]



Retailers Put Your Comic Store Logo in the World of Blade Runner

Retailers, Put Your Comic Store Logo in the World of Blade Runner

You can use the vegas2019 tag to catch up with any other stories on Bleeding Cool.So let's kick off with this one Titan Comics are launching a new Blade Runner comic book, written by the writers of the recent movie, but set in the period of the original movie, which also happens to be this[...]

That 2019 Diamond Retailer Summit Las Vegas Event Guide in Full

That 2019 Diamond Retailer Summit Las Vegas Event Guide in Full

Can you make it to the Diamond Retailer Summit in Las Vegas? Are you even a comic book retailer? Either way, courtesy of Bleeding Cool, you can fantasise about being one. Jetting in, checking in to your hotel, looking at all the enticements that the gambling capital of the world has on offer, the show, […]

Neal Adams Batman Vs Ras Al Ghul Series for DCs Year Of The Villain

Neal Adams' Batman Vs Ra's Al Ghul Series for DC's Year Of The Villain

It's going to be an interesting Diamond Retailer Summit this weekend. And DC Comics is throwing up a number of announcements in advance – some of which they didn't quite expect yet. I hear that meant some early morning phone calls. Anyway, this is what they were expecting to announce today – and just have, […]


Comic Store In Your Future &#8211 Becoming The Comic Book Guy From The Simpsons

Comic Store In Your Future – Becoming The Comic Book Guy From The Simpsons

Rod Lamberti of Rodman Comics writes weekly for Bleeding Cool. Find previous columns here. He writes: Hello, I will be going to the upcoming Las Vegas Diamond Summit. If there are any publishers interested in doing interviews feel free to drop me a line at rodmancomics@aol.com. Now on to our regular program. I remember as a kid going […]

ComicHub to Look Down On Comics Industry at Diamond Summit in Nevada

ComicHub to Look Down On Comics Industry at Diamond Summit in Nevada

Bleeding Cool has previously written about the new comic store customer management system ComicHub, which allows customers to manage their comic book pull lists, get information and feed back to the stores, who are able to manage their own distributor and publisher orders, deliver promotion offers and, basically, manage everything a bit better. On Saturday, May […]