Category Archives: Lying In The Gutters

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 …

The Weekend At Wondercon: Lying In The Gutters Extra Edition

Yanick Paquette sketch art from Wondercon… Announcements, reports, cosplay, there is still much coming in to Bleeding Cool to run, but here’s a rundown of Bleeding Cool coverage over the Wondercon weekend. So here’s a special Lying In The Gutters …

Lying In The Gutters – 14th April 2014 – Futures Spoiled

We’re in the run up to Free Comic Book Day, July Solicitations, Con Season, Scandal And Spoilers. And Bleeding Cool is finely attuned to find out what people are talking about, when and why. And this is what has piqued …

Lying In The Agutter – 7th April 2014 – Welcoming The Gray Son

I understand a few folk have been calling up DC Subscription Department to confirm the biggest story of the week. You can stop calling now, folk, everyone says it’s true… although it seems Bleeding Cool was the only website to …

Lying In The Gutters – 31st March 2014 – ECCC’d Out

From Ace-Continuado on DeviantART – who will give him his first professional job? So, that was the Emerald City week that was, plenty of new, commentary and late night filling in of DC surveys on laptops in the bar. I …