venerdì 1 gennaio 2010

$50,000 'Warstone' Tournament in 2010

Duncan Toys has announced the first WarStone Tournament Series, which will include $50,000 in prize money.

Spidey & MJ's Final Fate Revealed?

Marvel's final "Year of Spider-Man" teaser image puts the controversy over Peter
Parker and Mary Jane Watson's missing marriage front and center for an as yet
unnamed story line for 2010

VIDEO: Neil Gaiman?s Statuesque In Full

Neil Gaiman wrote and directed Statuesque, a short silent movie for Sky TV starring Bill Nighy as part of their Twelve Silent Films Of Christmas season.
Except the budget overran so they had to cut it ...

VIDEO: Matt Smith Is Doctor Who

It’s on the BBC website, just for UK viewers. Ah but for the rest of you, here you go…

Oh and a brief spoiler for David Tennant’s episode in true Nikki Finke style, TOLDJA.

Bleeding Cool?s FIVE FOR 2010

1. Now that DC Entertainment looks like it may take a more aggressive role in the marketplace, look for the battle of the exclusives will kick up again. Marvel and DC will stake their claim ...

Global Freezing Strip 0050 (Blog@Newsarama)

Happy New Year! Find out more about Global Freezing here on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays or at

The Tenth Annual Rumour Awards ? THE DECADE SPECIAL AWARDS

Who hung on despite the odds? Who reinvented themselves for a new audience? Who shows no sign of it slipping away?
Rob Liefeld was a laughing stock in comics at the beginning of ...

The ten comics Caleb happened to read in 2009 that he thought were better than the rest of the comics that he read in 2009 (Blog@Newsarama)

Do you know why comics bloggers post “top ten” and “best of” lists at the end of each calendar year? No, it’s not because it is a valuable resource for readers, given that great comics don’t stick to strict observation of calendar years. And no, it’s not because lists are easy to do in advance, [...]

Old acquaintances shall not be forgotten

Happy New Year, everyone! Typically the first day of the new year is a time for reflection, for looking forward and looking back. And you might think that I would be tempted to do that very thing, especially since we just wrapped up our first full year here at Robot 6.
But I'm not gonna [...]

The Twelfth Annual Rumour Awards ? SCOOP OF THE YEAR

So what were the best Bleeding Cool/Lying In The Gutters scoops of the year? There were a lot to choose from
The industry announcements such as Boom getting the Disney licences from Gemstone. ...

2010: The year we make contact*

* That title has nothing to do with the content of the post, by the way. I just wanted to be one of the first nerds to reference a 25-year-old Roy Scheider movie. But not the first, unfortunately - Damn you, Mike Sterling!

So, it's a new year. Let's talk comics. What's [...]

The Tenth Annual Rumour Awards ? SWIPE OF THE YEAR

Many to choose from, there are some favourites below, including another X-Men classic from Greg Land;

A Terminator swipe from Bryan Hitch for Fantastic Four;

The Hugo-nominated Nascar Heroes #5 and Speed Racer;

And Greg ...


So, who’s had the acid tongue these days? Well Mark Waid has been on point talking about DC employees attacking Grant’s work.
The ‘net hate over [Final ...

CBR's Decade In Review: 2008 - 2009

What turned out to be two huge years for movies, comic events and more, 2008 and 2009 combined to really give our CBR News crew something to talk about. Come and see what they have to say.

The Tenth Annual Rumour Awards ? FIRING OF THE YEAR

One of the true oddities of the year was the lack of expected firings.
Of course I lost my job before being rescued by William Christensen to create this very site. But at ...

The Tenth Annual Rumour Awards ? BEST LACK OF PAYMENT

Despite the recession, this was one of the better years for people owed money and there were no major comics bankruptcies.
Zenescope went from being one the bigger non payers to one of the companies taking ...

Michael C Lorah?s Best of 2009 Comics Listing! (Blog@Newsarama)

Happy New Year, Newsarama readership! You know what this means, it’s obligatory “Best of” list time! Well, I haven’t read every single comic that was published this past year, but I read quite a few. So if Joe Daly’s The Red Monkey Double Happiness Book, Jamie Hernandez’s Locas II or David Small’s Stitches isn’t here, don’t [...]

CBR's Top 100 Comics of 2009, #25 - 1

We've reached the finish line in CBR's race to nail down the top 100 comics of 2009! Dive in to see whether your favorite books made the cut for slots 25 through 1 check out our pick for the top comic of the year!

The Tenth Annual Rumour Awards ? VISUAL OF THE YEAR

This is the tenth annual edition of the Rumour Awards – begun on All The Rage, continued at Lying In The Gutters and now residing on Bleeding Cool.
And there’s a more reader-friendly format – no ...

A Year of Cool Comic Book Moments - Day 365

Here is the last cool comic book moment in our year-long look at one cool comic book moment a day (in no particular order whatsoever)! Here's the archive of the moments posted so far!
And here is the last moment, courtesy of Misters Stan Lee and John Romita...

In Amazing Spider-Man 50, Peter Parker is in [...]