Tag Archives: creators

Chaos And Order At DC Comics

So, you know. DC Comics and stuff. Here’s what I’ve been hearing. Conflict between creative and editorial is on a bit of a high right now. This does vary from editor to editor it seems, but the common thread is …

Musical Chairs With Marvel And DC Comics

“Creative differences” It’s such a wonderful euphemism. It can mean anything. Fights on the street, shagging the wrong girlfriend, chronic lateness, drug use, or someone thinking that someone else is crap. I think only the Beautiful South broke up over …

A Tale Of Two Publishers

There are two comic book publishers. You’ll know them by name. Recently Bleeding Cool was made aware of a number of unpaid debts to creators, so I got in touch with both. The first was apologetic, gave me excuses that …

DC Comics Reaffirms Commitment To Female Creators And Characters

Well that was fast. Earlier today I wrote about DC making plans for female-creator female-friendly projects, some of which as as a result of concern expressed at San Diego Comic Con about a massive reduction of female creators in the …

Gendercrunching The DC Relaunch

by Tim Hanley With the full solicitations for DC Comics’ relaunch now revealed, we have a special edition of Gendercrunching!! In terms of female characters, it looks decent. Of the 52 new number ones, 7 of the books are headlined …

Tr!ckster, The Creator Owned Comic Bar For San Diego Comic Con

There has been criticism of late over the San Diego Comic Con, reflected in The Cleveland Show last night, that it has become less about comic books and more about Hollywood’s marketing machine. It’s an attitude that I’ve generally dismissed …