Lying In The Gutters – 12th November 2012

Alleged storyboard art (that’s actually by Juan Gedeon) for a Hellblazer webfilm being Kickstartered by people who have no concern for copyright or trademark law… let’s give them money, they’ll need it!

In a week-and-a-bit I turn forty. I think I’ve basically just realised. Surely this is a young man’s game, this comic book gossip lark? Ah, balls to that, I’ll be doing this to my grave won’t I? So what have people been reading this week?

Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week

1. Things You Won’t See In A John Constantine Comic Book Anymore

2. Exactly Why Walking Dead #103 Sold So Well In October

3. What Has DC Comics Done To Alfred?

4. What’s Next For DC Comics?

5. Rot Liefeld – Jeff Lemire Takes A Stab In Animal Man

6. Fanboy Rampage: Ethan Van Sciver Vs Rob Liefeld

7. The Real Reason Matthew Vaughn Left The X-Men Movie, According To Mark Millar

8. Review: All New X-Men 1 by Brian Bendis and Stuart Immonen

9. Here’s A Key Spider-Man Sequel Clue, Hidden As An Easter Egg

10. Chris Bachalo Talks Uncanny, Won’t Say The Word X-Men

11. Harrison Ford Rumoured To Want “Death Clause” Deal For Star Wars Sequel

12. DC Cancels Its Longest Running Series, Hellblazer, And Replaces It With New 52 Title, Constantine

13. Alexa Vega Models Her Machete, Kills Bra-And-Chaps Look Again

14. Cyclops And Emma Frost Are Definitely Splitsville

15. Grant Morrison Explains What Angels Are In The New 52

16. Pepper Potts Gets Her Own Iron Man 3 Spoiler, Plus More

17. Confirmed: Michael Arndt Has Plotted Out All Of Next Star Wars Trilogy

18. Did China Mieville Have A Little Dig At Alan Moore?

19. Etta Candy To Return As An “Immense Girl” In Grant Morrison’s Wonder Woman

20. The New Neil Gaiman Doctor Who Script Found In The Back Of A Cab In Cardiff

And Ten You May Prefer

1. My Little Pony #1 Cracks The 100,000 Barrier For First Issue

2. First Trailer For The New Diabolik TV Series

3. Grant Morrison Turned Down “Before Invisibles”

4. Win Some Money On The Race To The Star Wars Director Chair

5. Sideways Absolute Promethea On Its Way

6. Every Cinema In The USA Or Canada Where You Can See The Hobbit At 48fps HFR

7. Fanboy Rampage: Jennifer de Guzman Vs Dirk Manning

8. Neil Gaiman’s Cybermen Storm These New Doctor Who Set Pictures

9. New Ghostbusters, Not The Same As The Old Ghostbuters

10. First Image From Ben Wheatley’s Civil War ‘Magic Mushrooms’ Movie, A Field In England

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