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Spotlight On Amanda Conner And Jimmy Palmiotti At San Diego Comic Con

By Joshua Stone As previously reported, the panel started with Amanda Conner and Jimmy Palmiotti each receiving Inkpot Awards. Both of them were surprised and excited to be receiving the award. Next, they discussed the upcoming three-issue appearance of Power …

Bleeding Cool Bestseller List – 19th July 2014 – Batman Now, Flash Then

Sorry for they delay folks. I’m sure you realise why…. This is the Top Ten Bleeding Cool Bestseller List, as compiled by a number of comic stores from their sales on Wednesday and Thursday. It measures what are known as …

Jon Chad’s Tiny Moment Of Genius, At San Diego Comic Con, With The Amazing Adventures Of Gumball

  Jon Chad has a reputation for making gorgeous, tiny comic books on all manner of subjects. But when he wanted to make a comic, The Tasks using on The Amazing Worlds Of Gumball from Cartoon Network, like his Adventure …

Getting Beyond The Clichés To Create Awesome Female Characters In Pop Culture At San Diego Comic Con

By Michele Brittany – who chaired the panel at San Diego Comic Con There are a lot of examples in the industry where women characters have broken away from the stereotypical portrayal, such as Velvet Templeton from Ed Brubaker’s Velvet, …

The Zombie Hit-And-Run Of San Diego Comic Con 2014

The regular Zombie Walk through downtown San Diego Comic Con was this year’s source of Convention-related serious injuries, and in a rather public fashion. These two videos have been the main source of reportage. The Wrap reported, A deaf family …

The Anarchic Origins Of The Comic Strip At San Diego Comic Con – With Denis Kitchen And RC Harvey

By Michele Brittany Would you believe that our modern superheroes originate from a spirit of anarchy? Sunday Press Books editor Peter Maresca hosted the Origins of the Comic Strip: The Untold Story of Artists and Anarchy, 1895 – 1915 panel …

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All Walking Dead Readers Will Want To Pick Up Chew: Warrior Chicken Poyo #1 Tomorrow

So, during San Diego Comic Con, we ran a big spoiler for this week’s Chew: Warrior Chicken Poyo #1. Officially sanctioned of course. But it may have got hidden in all the fuss. I’m not going to repeat it here. …

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10th Anniversary Mouse Guard Celebrations Announced At San Diego Comic Con – FCBD Editions, RPG Upgrade, Skeleton Crew Collectibles And More!

By Michele Brittany I come into this panel with a severe bias: I think Mouse Guard is a beautiful series and yes, I’m a fan girl. I’ve followed and collected Mouse Guard: Fall 1152 from the first single issues published …

Fred Van Lente Talks Magnus: Robot Fighter

Part of the Gold Key revival at Dynamite is Magnus: Robot Hunter. The rebirth of the character has been in the hands of Fred Van Lente. Now Byron Brewer talks with the writer about the future for the classic comic …

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Swag! San Diego Comic Con Edition – The Whole Shabang

Bleeding Cool reporter at San Diego Comic Con, Joseph Kyle Schmidt brought home an enviable pile of goods to balance out all his hard work for us. He acquired the following: Doom Patrol by Grant Morrison, Vol. 1, OSSM Comics …

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Avatar Press, Archie, Aspen, Boom! Studios And Papercutz Comic-Con Recap

We’ve pulled together the rest of the publishers announcements and panel coverage from the San Diego Comic Con. As usual, the place was insanely packed but our reporters found their way through the crowds to bring you some of the …

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Dark Horse, Top Cow And Titan Comic-Con Recap

Dark Horse had some creator driven announcements involving Mike Mignola, Matt Kindt, Scott Kolins, Jim Zub, Chuck Palahniuk, Jeff Lemire and more. Jim Zub Replaces Brian Wood On Conan / Red Sonja New Hellboy Title From Mike Mignola And Alex …

San Diego Comic Con ’14 News Recap – Marvel, DC, Avengers 2, Star Wars, Guardians Of The Galaxy (VIDEO)

By Ian Mageto In this episode of Comics and Cosplay, host and Senior Bleeding Cool Cosplay Correspondent Ian Mageto recaps all the big news and announcements from San Diego Comic Con 2014. Topics include Avengers 2: Age of Ultron, Batman …

Talking Comics – Discussing This Week’s Upcoming Titles From Chew: Warrior Chicken Poyo, To The Bodies, Manhattan Projects, Guardians Of The Galaxy And More!

By Randy Young and Chris Hunter Thanks for pressing play! DC Comics gives us a fifth week of annuals with most of them continuing the story lines that their from. Get ready for a Wonder Woman and Aquaman team up, …

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LGBT Geek Year In Review – The SDCC 2014 Panel

By Joe Glass Starting a little late on Thursday night, due to the popularity of previous panel on Trans representation in comics, the first ever LGBT Geek Year in Review started, thanks to PRISM, an LGBT in comics activism and …

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Dynamite Entertainment Comic-Con Recap

Dynamite Entertainment went a different route than other publishers. They let there Comic-Con announcements out over the two weeks building up to the con and then had their big Dynamite 10th Anniversary Panel on Sunday with Quentin Tarantino, Matt Wagner, …

Ms Marvel #1 Has Sold More In Digital Than In Print Form

Ms Marvel recently went to its sixth printing, a rare accomplishment in comics today. But chatting with Marvel executives at San Diego Comic Con I discovered more. That it sells more in digital than print, and that includes the first …

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IDW Publishing Comic-Con Recap

IDW Publishing was all over the place this weekend and we have 13 different articles to prove it from Star Trek crossing over with Planet Of The Apes to more Artist Editions. The home town publisher made excellent use of …

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Stephen Amell Sat Down With Nerd HQ At 9 AM Sunday Morning

Arrow star Stephen Amell sat down at the Nerd HQ (the Nerd Machine) with Zachary Levi and talked with fans to raise money for charity (Operation Smile). It’s an entertaining interview with a few spoilers.

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New Trailer For The Maze Runner

New trailer for The Maze Runner from 20th Century Fox based on a series of YA novels by James Dashner. It’s the story of an amnesic boy dropped onto a maze-ridden island with other youths. The movie is directed by …

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Bruce Timm Returns To DC Animation As A Director – Then Again (Updated)

Though there were many large announcements at the convention last weekend, the one that will make most DC Animation fans smile is that Bruce Timm is returning. The co-creator of Batman: The Animated Series has agreed to direct the upcoming …

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Evangeline Lilly’s Character In Ant Man *Will* Be Called Hope Van Dyne

There has been quite a kerfuffle over the announcement of Evangeline Lilly‘s character Hope in the new Ant Man movie. Announced as Hope Pym, the daughter of Hank Pym and his deceased wife, a number saw this as a betrayal of …

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Wildcat Joins Arrow In The Form Of Actor J. R. Ramirez

We had heard recently that Wildcat / Ted Grant would be making an appearance in the third season of Arrow. Most likely working with Laurel Lance (Katie Cassidy) as she work her way toward being Black Canary. The character of …

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#JanetVanCrime

It began two days ago with this tweet, started by Amuly. @sirdefdot #JANETVANCRIME — EverybodyILoveDies (@Amuly21) July 27, 2014 It was a reaction to the San Diego news that Ant Man would not feature Janet Van Dyne, but a new …

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What James Gunn, Karen Gillen, Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, And Joss Whedon Said To Bleeding Cool At the Guardians Of The Galaxy Premier In London

By Patrick Dane I’m sure you haven’t missed the hype for Guardians of the Galaxy. The film is currently getting rave reviews all across the internet. And rightly so. I’ve caught the movie twice already in the UK and there …

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The SML Podcast – Video Game Composer/Violinist Jeff Ball Joins The Insanity


By Joe Cammisa   Monday night is here and it’s time for The SML Podcast Episode 76: Jeff Ball’s Potato Salad Remix here on Bleeding Cool! This week, we are very honored to be joined by famed video game composer …

Teaser Trailer For The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part I

Here is the teaser trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part I which will hit theaters November 21, 2014. Starring: stars Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks and Philip Seymour Hoffman.

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The Sleepy Hollow Experience At SDCC 2014

Jaselle Martino write for Bleeding Cool: A  3D, live action Ichabod Crane, played by Tom Mison in a real-time virtual environment gave fans a taste of being headless in their Sleepy Hollow Experience here at Comic Con.  The fans were …

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SDCC 2014: Guardians Of The Galaxy Cosplay Parade Featuring… Mostly Batman Villains

by Jeremy Konrad On Saturday at Nerd HQ inside Petco Park, Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy sponsored cosplay parade where the winner would take home an Intel processor, a t-shirt, and bragging rights as the best cosplayer in the land. …

Mythbusters’ Adam Savage Goes Incognito At Comic-Con

Adam Savage of the Mythbusters filmed himself going around this years San Diego Comic Con in his replica John Hurt / Kane Enviromental Suit from Alien for Tested, the youtube channel of he and Jaime Hyneman. He may not be …

Watch the Avengers: Age Of Ultron Panel From SDCC

Here is the Marvel official videos for the Avengers: Age Of Ultron cast getting together at the San Diego Comic Con. Hosted by the Nerdist himself, Chris Hardwick.

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Psycho-Pass Is Your Summer Binge-Watching Crime Anime – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: With all the talk about adult edgy series that invite binge-watching like The Wire or Breaking Bad, there are very few anime series that fit in that like Psycho-Pass does. Psycho-Pass is a hard Science Fiction police …

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SDCC 2014: I Fought A Great Lasertag Battle, But Lost The War

by Jeremy Konrad Hiding behind a metal barrier, the enemy is advancing. Smoke fills the air, as I peek around the corner to scope out the enemies hiding spot. We are the Green team, we are better than you team …

“I Will Have War” — The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Teaser Trailer

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, finally, here’s the first teaser:

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CM Punk Returns To…Chris Hardwick Hosted Show At The Nerdist Live

By Pete Sailer and Jeremy Konrad CM Punk aka Phil Brooks appeared on The Nerdist Podcast at the Balboa Theater in San Diego last night. Since leaving WWE after the Royal Rumble in January, CM Punk has been the top …

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Film Schooling: Insider Insights Into Indy Filmmaking – Post Production And Momentum

By Chris Hood    (This is Part Nineteen of an ongoing series to help educate aspiring filmmakers on the process of making their first film. Previous articles in this series can be found at BleedingCool.com and MovieIndustry.com) Parts: 1, 2, …