Tag Archives: becky cloonan

Essential 8 (More) Women in Comics – It All Starts with Batman’s Anatomically Correct Costume

By Erik Grove Last week’s Essential 8 column generated a great deal of feedback. Some of it was critical. Most of it was supportive. One thing was clear though – there are a lot more women deserving of recognition and …

Pop Culture Hounding Gerard Way About All Ages Comics and Killjoys

By Chris Thompson After last week’s fun-filled discussion with Geof Darrow and Pop Culture Hound’s Publisher of the Year, Mike Richardson from Dark Horse Comics (which you can still listen to here) – I’m very pleased to have the amazing …

Live From The Comic Shop – Revelations, Rocket Girl, Grindhouse, Killjoys, Legenderry, Dead Boy Detectives, Baltimore, The Twilight Zone

New comics on New Years Eve? That’s the craziest fucking thing I’ve ever heard, to quote Stephen Colbert, but is a very good kind of crazy, particularly since I’m finally in the right place at the right time to continue …

The Postmodern Pinky Swear: The Young Avengers Wrap Party

Alasdair Stuart writes; So, the Young Avengers After Party was held at Thought Bubble this weekend. Almost the entire creative team were there, including Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie, Annie Wu, Ming Doyle, Matt Wilson, Christian Ward, Becky Cloonan, Joe Quinones …

Thirty-Eight Comic Creators Cuddling Rocket Raccoon At NYCC – Robert Kirkman To Becky Cloonan To Chris Claremont

Today, Marvel put their Rocket Raccoon plush doll on sale. The queue went round and round the block and those who arrived at opening time having to wait two hours – and one per person. But he is a rather …

James S. Rich Talks Comics From The Gutters

James S. Rich, writer of It Girl and The Atomics, is launching a new comic book interview webseries called From The Gutters. The series is to be a more ‘in-depth’ interview of creators with Mike Allred, Becky Cloonan, Michael Avon Oeming …

Todd McFarlane, Marc Andreyko And Becky Cloonan News Coming Out Of Fan Expo

Scott Mills checks in after the recent Fan Expo Canada, with some more comics creator news he picked up… Becky Cloonan’s next project is a written and drawn original graphic novel. Todd McFarlane said he is in talks with Marc …

Becky Cloonan’s Cover For Ales Kot’s Zero (UPDATE: Now With Added Paul Pope)

Zero is the comic from Ales Kot and a bunch of artists – the first issue headlining Michael Walsh. I hear orders are high. They may be higher with the Becky Cloonan cover above. And not too shabby with the …

Dean Haspiel, Geof Darrow, Paul Pope, Bill Sienkiewicz, Neal Adams, Peter Bagge, Farel Dalrymple, Brandon Graham, Jeremy Bastian, John Cassaday, Jim Rugg, Becky Cloonan, Scott Morse, Camilla d’Errico, David Petersen, J.G. Jones, Chrissie Zullo And Mark Buckingham Pay Tribute To Nemo

  At San Diego Comic Con, IDW announced a new Little Nemo project, Return To Slumberland by Eric Shanower and Gabriel Rodriguez. But it’s not the only Little Nemo revival on the slate. Little Nemo: Dream Another Dream is a …

Pop Culture Hounding Becky Cloonan

by Chris Thompson Taylor & I continue our look at this year’s Eisner nominees with a focus on the self-published work of Becky Cloonan. Becky is nominated in the category of Best Single Issue for The Mire, and has just …

The True Lives Of The Fabulous Killjoys Vs Six Gun Gorilla

Two launches from two companies today. Both involving various post apocalyptic scenarios, and both heavy on the media satire. Six Gun Gorilla reminds me of a Robert Heinlein book through a Jack Kirby filter with just a touch of the …

The True Lives Of The Fabulous Killjoys by Gerard Way, Shaun Simon And Becky Cloonan

Here you go folks. The True Lives Of The Fabulous Killjoys, coming to a comic store near you soon…

The Fabulous Killjoys Is Fabulous – And When Darth Vader And Boba Fett Had A Pre-Star Wars Team Up

Tomorrow is Free Comic Book Day. I’m not sure, we may have mentioned it. Dark Horse Comics have two free comics available. A Mass Effect/RIPD/Killjoys flipbook which is all lots of fun, but it’s the Killjoys that will grab the …

The Bleeding Cool Poll Results For The End Of 2012

  There were tens of thousands of votes. Some were very close. Others had clear winners. But here are the end-of-year polls as voted for by you lot. Congratulkations all… if congratulations are appropriate. Crassly Commercial Comics Event Of 2012: …

The Fabulous Killjoys With Gerard Way In June. Honest.

It was only announced in 2009 after all.  A mere blip ago. The Fabulous Killjoys by Gerard Way, Shaun Simon, and Becky Cloonan is out in June. Honest. They promise. You’ll get a glimpse with Free Comic Book Day in …

The Final Bendis Avengers Comic Is A Bit Of A Jam…

In the final Brian Bendis Avengers comic, New Avengers #34 out today, as well as Mike Deodato’s fine work (and the final double page splash is really rather wonderful) there are a bunch of guest artists portraying the big battle …

A History Of Harpers Row In Batman #12

In 1962 Harper & Brothers merged with Row, Peterson & Company to become Harper & Row. In 1990, the firm merged with its Britsih publisher to become HarperCollins and then just Harper. The earlier name seems to have stuck with …

Becky Cloonan, The Fabulous Killjoys And Getting Help

Keysha Couzens wrote for Bleeding Cool from San Diego Comic Con. When I first got back into reading comics again I didn’t know where to start. A friend of mine suggested picking up the latest run of Demo by Brian …