Tag Archives: gail simone

‘When You Come Into The Industry, Bring Your Principles With You’ – Gail Simone At Wondercon

The Comic Arts Conference hosted Gail Simone on Saturday at Wondercon for a Spotlight panel, and specifically focused on asking her more career-embracing questions rather than just news about her work on Batgirl. Travis Langley moderated the Q& A with …

Bleeding Cool’s At Wondercon!

Wondercon is about to get started here at Anaheim, with lines already forming, and this year Bleeding Cool’s EIC, me, Hannah Means-Shannon, as well as several reporters are on the ground. Look out for our trusty writers Dan Wickline, Joshua …

Dynamite Double-Shot – Turok: Dinosaur Hunter And Red Sonja

Got a double shot of goodness from our friends at Dynamite. Starting off with the third issue of Turok: Dinosaur Hunter by Greg Pak and Mirko Colak and then shifting over to issue eight of Red Sonja by Gail Simone …

Batgirl – “Three Years Of Asking, It’s Finally Happening” – Gail Simone At ECCC

At the DC panel at ECCC, Gail Simone talked about upcoming issues of Batgirl from issues 32, 33, 34 as something that she’s been asking for since the launch of the New 52. And now, finally, is being allowed to …

Essential 8 Women Working In Comics – Yes, Gail, Boys Like Comics Too

By Erik Grove Women like comic books. That shouldn’t be surprising to anyone because comics are amazing. There’s nothing inherently masculine or feminine about words and pictures telling a story. Being surprised by women liking comics is like being surprised …

Gail Simone’s Batgirl #30 Bumped By Marguerite Bennett’s Batgirl #30

This was the solicited Batgirl #30. Written by GAIL SIMONE Art by FERNANDO PASARIN and JONATHAN GLAPION Cover by ALEX GARNER On sale APRIL 9 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T An ordinary day takes a turn …

In One Week, In Two Weeks – A Tomb Raider/Red Sonja Crossover Can Only Be Months Away…

This week we have the launch of Pariah, King Conan Conqueror, Tomb Raider (from Gail Simone) and Vandroid, all from Dark Horse, the Lois Lane oneshot, the launch of Jonathan Ross and Ian Churchill‘s Revenge, One Hit Wonder, the relaunch …

Gail Simone And The Dangerous Tribe Of Cannibalistic Foodies

As the Red Sonja series from Dynamite Entertainment banks into a new story arc, Robert Place Napton sat down with writer Gail Simone to ask her about her approach to writing the character, what’s next for the series and is …

And With That, Gail Simone Joins The Women Of Marvel Panel At C2E2?

When DC relaunched the New 52, Gail Simone was its only female writer, writing one book and co-writing another. There have been a few ups and down since, but with the news that Simone’s The Movement is cancelled, so we …

DC Comics Cancels The Movement

It got a few more issues than its launching companion Green Team did, but The Movement by Gail Simone and Freddie Williams has been cancelled. Gail Simone posted on her tumblr yesterday, Okay, so this is sad, but the Movement …

FREE Red Sonja #1 by Gail Simone – With Gail’s Thoughts And A ComiXology Sale For Dynamite’s 10th Anniversary

This week Dynamite celebrates its 10th Anniversary with a sale of Dynamite books over at ComiXology (50% off over 1500 titles), and today they’re spotlighting Gail Simone’s work on Red Sonja as part of the festivities. Here are some thoughts …

If You Read Batgirl – You Must Read The Next Two Issues Of Gail Simone’s The Movement

On Wednesday, well over twice as many people read our spoileriffic article on the final issue of Green Team: Teen Trillionaires… than read Green Team: Teen Trillionaires. As a result I’m told a number of stores rapidly sold out of …

Gothopia Comes To Batgirl This Week

The Gothtopia event hits Batgirl this week by Gail Simone and Robert Gill and DC Comics has put out a preview. It’s weird seeing Batgirl in white… BATGIRL #27, “Gothtopia” allows everyday to start with bacon, eggs, and sunshine for …

I Never Had A Plan – Gail Simone Talks Her Career, Birds Of Prey And Red Sonja

Gail Simone is the celebrated writer of Birds of Prey, Batgirl and Red Sonja, but her path to success was a very unique one. Arvid Nelson chatted with the writer to talk about her career plan or lack there of …

Gail Simone Back At Marvel. For Deadpool.

This New Year means lots of changes doesn’t it? After gaining prominence on the Usenet messageboard rec.arts.comics.misc and then CBR back in the late nineties, Gail Simone was recruited to write Simpsons comics by Bongo, and then picked to write …

Gendercrunching October 2013 – The Long DC Drought Is Over And Marvel Loses Its Streak

By Tim Hanley Well this is a surprising turn of events. After posting 16 straight months with the highest overall percentage of female creators, Marvel has been toppled. DC rose considerably while Marvel fell, and it was enough to tip …

Running A Massive Spoiler For The Last Page Of Yesterday’s The Movement, For A Reason

Despite my reputation, I’m not actually a big one for spoiling stuff. Certainly the idea of just running the last page of a comic book the day after it came out is a big no no. Except when I think …

Nancy Collins Interviews Her Co-Writers Devin Grayson and Gail Simone About Legends Of Red Sonja

In another peer to peer interview from Dynamite Entertainment, Nancy Collins chats with Devin Grayson and Gail Simone about taking on Red Sonja as part of the new Legends Of Red Sonja series being released during the characters 40th anniversary. First …