Lying In The Gutters – Boxing Day 2011

One comic fan’s Christmas presents from his girlfriend… photo courtesy of Reddit.

You think you know what the biggest story of the week was? You’d be wrong… welcome to the final Lying In The Gutters of the year. Do pop by the site at the weekend for the Rumour Awards 2011…

Top Twenty Traffic Posts Of The Week

1. The Dark Knight Rises Plot Thickens – A post from April, looking at the possible identity of John Blake in Dark Knight Rises… and it’s the biggest traffic story of Christmas week.

2. Watchmen Prequel Artwork: Nite Owl

3. Watchmen Prequel Artwork: The Comedian

The artwork of which has now been deleted, on the request of DC Entertainment. Which basically means it’s all true. More on that later,

4. Lady Gaga, Rihanna, Katy Perry And Madonna Go Back To School In Batman: Leviathan Strikes

5. A Closer Look At The Hobbit Trailer

6. A Very Close Look At The Trailer For Prometheus

7. Has An Indian Newspaper Outed A Surprise Cameo In The Avengers

8. When Is A Black Character Not A Black Character

9. Sixteen Thoughts About Sixteen DC Comics

10. Who Knew Bane Had Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

11. Pics From Pron

12. The Year In Dark Knight Rises Easter Eggs

13. The Sand Superman Conspiracy That Wasn’t

14. First Trailer For The Hobbit UPDATED With Teaser Image

15. Now Infinite Crisis Gets An Omnibus

16. Simon And Alisha Won’t Return In Misfits Season Four

17. Tuesday Runaround – DC Comics Strikes Out

18. Ridley Scott’s Prometheus, The Trailer

19. Constructing Mike Deodato’s Avengers Cover

20. Friday Runaround – Hate, Prose And Suicide

And Ten Posts You May Prefer

1. Marvel Omnibi On The Way For 2012

2. How To Shoot And Edit An Action Scene

3. Is This The Return Of Daniel Way And Clayton Crain’s Ant Man MAX?

4. Danny Trejo – Epic Beard Man First Trailer For Bad Ass

5. Marvel Kids Comics In April _ Avengers And Ultimate Spider-Man

6. Disney’s Frozen Hand Drawn Animated Version Of Snow Queen

7. Captain America 5 And 6 To Ship Next Week

8. Ben Wheatley On Kill List

9. Those Venom Valentine’s In Full

10. ITV Cuts Tim Minchin’s Song

 

Dedicated Discussions – Steam Holiday Sale Is Finally Here, A New Minecraft Game, And GTA Online Heists Are On The Way

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ComiXology Brings In VAT Charges Early – But Who Gets The Money?

Jeff Pina Gets In To San Diego Comic Con

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ODST Is Being Added To The Master Chief Collection For Free If You’ve Played Already

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Valiant Teases Ivar: Timewalker #1

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Strategy Breakdown For The Battle Of The Five Armies

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BOOM! Studios Unveils First Four 10th Anniversary Covers

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Christmas Greetings From The Krampus

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Dynamite Takes Red Sonja, Vampirella, The Shadow And Doc Savage To Altered States

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@Midnight Will Be Before Midnight For 2 Weeks