Tag Archives: Rich Johnston

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 …

Bleeding Cool Magazine #9 Out Today – And The Photographic Debut Of Eve Johnston

Today’s Bleeding Cool Magazine, issue 9, is rather special for me. It’s an all-ages kids issue, which is great for a start with an Adventure Time cover to boot. But it also features the print publication debut of my nine …

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 …

Bleeding Cool Solicitation For June

Time for a little self promotion as the solicitation is out for Bleeding Cool Magazine #11. This is the issue you’re going to want as summer time kicks off. Get prepared for San Diego Comic Con and all the summer …

Lying In The Gutters – 10th March 2014 – Racebending Thor On A Fast Wash

Forget about Hollywood, a good wash will racebend your favourite Marvel comic book hero automatically… So what have you been reading this week on Bleeding Cool? Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week Forever Evil #6 Has A Bit Of A …

The Very Sweary Peppa Pig

I haven’t done an All The Rage in ages. But I was inspired. Enjoy Peppa Pig…

Fist Of Justice Speaks – How To Make Rich Johnston A Zombie… And Kill Him

Ed Dukeshire writes for Bleeding Cool: Fist of Justice was the super-heroic defender of Charm City until he made a fatal mistake that ended his career. But now he’s back as defender of a city dealing with the new villains …

Fanboy Rampage: Dan Slott Vs. Bleeding Cool

  Usually Dan Slott just gets into debates with the Bleeding Cool message boards. You know the folk who think that he should really stop writing Spider-Man because everyone hates it, despite it constantly putting on sales. But yesterday, he …

Lying In The Gutters – 9th February 2014 – Paul Bettany Looks Good On The Front Of Reddit

Looks like it’s not just the T-shirts… So this week, everyone got sick, me, Brendon and Hannah, I banged out 7000 words for Bleeding Cool Magazine #9, and right now all I want to do is sleep. But comics are …

Wait A Minute. Is That Rich Johnston In My Dark Horse Presents Comic?

Sorry it’s true. Fresh from being part of the Eisner Award-winning team last year, today The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne returns to Dark Horse Presents. The story of a little old lady living in an English village in the …

Lying In The Gutters – 20th January 2014 – Blasts From The Pasts

From around fifteen years ago… that’s Dez Skinn, me, Charlie Adlard, Richard Davies, Garth Ennis, Liz Brooks and Joel Meadows… I am so serious! So what have you been reading this week? Top Twenty Traffic Stories Of The Week All …

Lying In The Gutters, 6th January 2014 – Shia Bliss

Thanks the Outhousers for that spot. Happy New Year all! It’s a year of all manner of delights, distractions and Damians getting brought back from the dead. Bleeding Cool kept its full posting rota through Christmas and the New Year, although …

Lying In The Gutters, 30th December 2013 – At Last, The Time Is Near

Chris Ware draws the New Yorker’s first issue cover for January again. It’s almost the end of 2013 as we know it! Tomorrow we have the Rumour Awards, the Lying In The Gutters Of The Year and there seems to …

What Does Having An Editor-in-Chief At Bleeding Cool Mean?

Greetings, Bleeding Coolers. Hannah Means-Shannon here. Firstly, let me explain that in the absence of any obvious thematic images to use for this post, I’ve elected to use some panels from Journey into Mystery. Just because. I’ve been writing for …

Avatar Press Announces Bleeding Cool’s First Editor-in-Chief, Hannah Means-Shannon

This was Doctor Hannah Means-Shannon’s first article for Bleeding Cool, eight months ago: “Feeling Giant, Intellectual Things At An Evening With Neil Gaiman And Amanda Palmer“.  A lot has happened since then. English professor and speaker of more languages than …

Lying In The Gutters – 2nd December 2013

Image thanks to Tony Wolf… I don’t think anyone is ever going to agree on Killing Joke. But I think everyone is going to continue arguing about it forever. So… what have you been reading this week? Top Twenty Traffic …

A New Number One On Bleeding Cool Magazine’s Top 100 Power List

With the release of Bleeding Cool Magazine #7 this week, a new name takes over the #1 spot on the Top 100 Most Powerful People in Comic Books. In last years inaugural list the top spot went to DC Comics …

It’s Rich Johnston’s Birthday And It’s All His Fault

Rich Johnston is 5 years old today. Wait, no, 15? Maybe 16. It’s hard to tell. And yet he’s been digging into comics’ dirty laundry for at least 20 years. In fact, when I met him for the first time …