Category Archives: Lying In The Gutters

Lying In The Gutters – 18th August 2014 – Getting Ice Water Challenged

Sorry guys… @dandidio @axelalonsomarv @richjohnston You’re all on notice! You’ve got 24 hours! http://t.co/IS8tpH5DTD — Matt Krotzer (@mattkrotzer) August 17, 2014 … I would take your bucket of ice water challenge but I am still recovering from surgery. So you …

Lying In The Gutters – 11th August 2014 – Mayday! Mayday! Mayday!

So I’m out of hospital now. Recuperating. But still working. Onwards. Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week Why Amanda Conner Won’t Do Free Sketches At Conventions DC Comics Says Do Not Buy Grant Morrison’s Multiversity Randy Queen Targets Criticism Of …

Lying In The Gutters – 4th August 2014 – Lady Saga

Is it me or does San Diego Comic Con still not feel over yet? I still seem to be just as busy. And, no, I’m not exactly sure why I just amended that Lady Gaga/Saga picture. I think I must …

Lying In The San Diego Gutters… Heading Home Again. At Least I Have A Home To Go To.

Saying goodbye to the “God pass”…. San Diego Comic Con has been a spate of hellos and goodbyes, last show for some, first show for many. We’ll be a running company by company summaries of the show (or rather the …

Lying In The Gutters: Pre San Diego Edition

San Diego is upon us. As you read this, I am somewhere 35,000 feet in the air without any form of wi-fi. I am probably feeling more nervous about the lack of connection than the lack of anything underneath my …

Lying In The Gutters – 14th July 2015 – Batgirl In Boots

Becky Cloonan draws Batgirl… This time next week, I will be readying myself for a journey across the world. Thousands of miles flying at great height, all so I can stand (or occasionally sit) in a big room. Hope to …

Lying In The Gutters – 7th July 2014 – Nine Years Later

Deathly Halliwell gives us Dream and Delirium in Lego… Nine years since I had to walk to work because, for some reason, they’d closed the tube stations and the bus I was on, crossing Waterloo bridge suddenly stopped and all …

Lying In The Gutters – 30th June 2014 – Universal Cosplay

Doing the rounds on Facebook and Tumblr without author notation… as last week’s Cosplayer story still tops the charts, the first time this has happened in years. So what else have you been reading this week? Top Twenty Traffic Of …

Lying In The Gutters – 22nd June 2014

  Well, with the Justice League on hand, the USA managed to at least get a two-all draw with Portugal. But Superman, does rock a mean moustache. Talking of cosplay there was one story this week that dominated all others. …

Lying In The Gutters – 16th June 2014 – A Superior Spider-Man

The Korean statue of Spider-Man that looked out across a shopping mall food court. I wonder if the sales of hot dogs rose or fell…. So this was the week of the Band Aid, as every additional morsel of information …

Lying In The Gutters 2009-2014 Five Year Commemorative Edition

Here’s a special extra Lying In The Gutters for you. Five years worth of stories on Bleeding Cool… which got the most hits over the years? We pieced together the data… thanks to Avatar’s Mark Seifert there Entertainly, some of …

Lying In The Gutters – 2nd June 2014 – Five Years Later

So, yes, Bleeding Cool is five years old. And a few folk wanted to say a few things, including me. Happy Fifth Birthday, Bleeding Cool, From Those Who Made It Happy Fifth Birthday, Bleeding Cool, From The Comic Book Industry …

Lying In The Gutters – 26th May 2014 – Embargo Runs Out

The biggest story of the week is one of the stories from the Diamond Retailer Summit in Las Vegas that both CBR and Newsarama declined to cover… even as they were both running stories about the Axis announcements. From which we …

‘What Goes On In Vegas, Ends Up On Bleeding Cool’

That was a line from a publisher in a Las Vegas bar last night, reading Bleeding Cool on his phone. Bleeding Cool has been running a fair few articles over the last few days, sourced from the Diamond Retailer Summit …

Lying In The Gutters – 19th May 2014 – Leaving Las Vegas

Dennis Barger of Wonderworld Comics of Detroit has been sending in a few photos from the Diamond Retailer Summit in Las Vegas. Probably best known by Bleeding Cool retailers as the man who launched a successful appeal to get IDW …

Lying In The Gutters – 12th May 2014 – How About A Bombshell Wally West Cover?

  Old Wally from Furious-Teapot there. Sorry, best I could do. By the time you read this, I’ll be heading off to the UK premiere of X-Men: Days Of Future Past. I expect great things. Especially of Quicksilver. Say, considering …

Lying In The Gutters – May 5th 2014 – Killing John Stewart

Seeing a lot of unverified reports on this. To clarify: John Stewart is not going anywhere. — Alex Segura (@alex_segura) March 22, 2013  ”Editorial felt that the story we were telling wasn’t ‘compelling enough’ and suggested that the murder of …

Lying In The Gutters – 21st April 2014 – The Brother Of All Columns

It’s my brother’s thirty-ninth birthday day. This is a documentary on his hip-hop group, The Austin Francis Connection. Happy birthday bro… Okay, so what else have you been reading this week? Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week Alleged Image Of …