Lying In The Gutters – 18th June 2012

Bat Dad by Andy Shango

What a wonderfully weird week. Traffic was way up as DC and Marvel rumour for their late 2012 and early 2013 plans started to leak – looks like we can expect more news on a number of them at San Diego Comic Con. Then drop the new League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen in the middle of it, a Catwoman cover controversy or two and an issue of Walking Dead doing rather well, and that’s a heady week. So… what dd you enjoy reading?

Top Twenty Traffic Posts Of The Week

1. Will DC Comics Change The Catwoman Zero Cover?

2. SPOILERS: The History Behind Batman #10

3. Jim Lee To Relaunch WildCATS? And Other Fourth Wave Rumours

4. The Great Marvel Switcheroo After Avengers Versus X-Men

5. Image Comics – A Threat To DC?

6. Cosfail?

9. Brian Bendis To Write X-Men And Uncanny X-Men?

10. Did Marvel And Sony Already Try To Cross Over Their Movies?

11. To Bendis, His X-Artists?

12. Damsels – Don’t Call Them Disney Princesses

13. Bronies Make My Little Pony Convention Film The Second Most Funded In The History Of Kickstarter

14. Astonishing Avengers From Remender And Opena

15. And Finally… Batcow And Robin #1

16. Jonathan Hickman And Esad Ribic On The Avengers

17. Returning Walking Dead Character Gets A New Look

18. Images Reveal Aliens From The Prometheus Cutting Room Floor

19. Matt Fraction And Salvador Larroca Take On Fantastic Four

20. Can Rafa Sandoval Actually Draw Catwoman Zero?

And Ten You May Prefer…

1. Walking Dead #100 To Sell Over 300,000. The Best Selling Comic Of The Year

2. Roger Rabbit and Roger Rabbit 2 Test Clips

3. 17 Pages For $2.99 – A New DC Price Point?

4. When Bleeding Cool Met Mads Mikkelsen

5. Christos Gage And Darick Robertson Create New DC Comic

6. PICS: The Main Cast For Munsters Reboot, Mockingbird Lane, Are In Place

7. Bryan Hitch’s Image Comic Crashes To #149

8. Hammer Plan A Series Of Woman In Black Films And Daniel Radcliffe May Come Back

9. Tony Lee Walks Off Star Trek/Doctor Who Comic

10. Iron Man 3 And Robocop Remake Posters – The Tin Men Take The Licensing Fair By Metal Storm

And special thanks to Adi Tantimedh, Aaron Haafeld, Grace Randolph, Kate Kotler, Jesse James, Cameron Hatheway, Elliot Cole, Dr Manolis Vamvounis, and Adam Messinger.

 

 

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