Tag Archives: Rich Johnston

Lying In The Gutters – 18th August 2014 – Getting Ice Water Challenged

Sorry guys… @dandidio @axelalonsomarv @richjohnston You’re all on notice! You’ve got 24 hours! http://t.co/IS8tpH5DTD — Matt Krotzer (@mattkrotzer) August 17, 2014 … I would take your bucket of ice water challenge but I am still recovering from surgery. So you …

Rich Johnston Being Cut Up With Knives, Right Now

As you read this, I am in St. George’s Hospital, Tooting, either preparing for, or undergoing a tonsillectomy. Apparently I have the largest tonsils the inspecting doctor has seen, and they have been impairing my breathing - close readers know I …

What’s Coming Up In Bleeding Cool Magazine #13

It’s time to figure out where the real power is in the comic book industry. In the latest issue of Bleeding Cool Magazine, Rich Johnston makes his rankings of who controls the future of the books we love and hate. …

Leaving On A Jet Plane…

All right folks, I’m off. San Diego bound, via Chicago. Anyone who needs to contact me, I’ll be at the San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina, 333 W Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101, (619) 234-1500 if you want to get in …

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 …

Essential 8 Bleeding Cool Stories – Five Years Of Lying In The Gutters

By Erik Grove I’m continuing my special meta columns on Bleeding Cool for the site’s 5th anniversary this month. This column will highlight some of what I feel are the biggest and most Bleeding Cool Bleeding Cool stories the site …

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 …

Bleeding Cool Magazine’s Sci-Fi Spectacular in Stores Today

If you are a fan of Sci Fi then you want to pick up Bleeding Cool Magazine #10 in comic shops today. Bleeding Cool Magazine’s Science Fiction Spectacular issue returns with a look at the best in Sci-fi in comics, film, …

BCM Now Offering Half-Page Ad Space – Updated

Comic creators, film producers, convention organizers, toy makers… lend me your ears. (Yeah, I went there.) I’ve done a few articles so far about advertising on Bleeding Cool or in Bleeding Cool Magazine. I’ve talked about the incredible reach of …

Bleeding Cool Magazine #12 Solicitation

Here is what you’ve got coming up from us as we prepare you for the season of screams. Plus check out that awesome Hellraiser cover. BLEEDING COOL MAGAZINE #12 Retail Price: $4.99 US Full Color, 104 pages PRODUCT DESCRIPTION:  RICH …

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 – 28th April 2014 – Marvel Has Got Its Eye On You

C2E2 may have grabbed the headlines. But the traffic came from earlier in the week – and the comics that came out last Wednesday, Flash, Guardians Of The Galaxy and Game Of Thrones – though the latter for less celebrated …

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 …