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Free On Bleeding Cool – The Boys #7 By Ennis And Robertson

Can’t get to the comic shop this morning? How about a free comic? We’ve got a copy of the sold out Dynamite book The Boys #7 from Garth Ennis and Darick Roberston. This was the issue where Dynamite started publishing …

Free On Bleeding Cool – The Boys #2 By Garth Ennis And Darick Robertson

I was already a huge Darick Robertson fan from reading Transmetropolitan so when he teamed up with Garth Ennis for The Boys… I was so in. Dynamite has sent over the second issue of the series (we had the first …

Darick Robertson’s Nerd-Cave Gets Hit By Earthquake

Yes, there are terrible atrocities happening around the world. But that doesn’t mean we can’t spend some time on the smaller disasters as well. This morning, Northern California was hit by a earthquake, 6.0 in the Richter scale. There were some …

Free On Bleeding Cool – The Boys #1

Continuing their SDCC free comic weekend, Dynamite has given us The Boys #1 from Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson. And as part of their 10th Anniversary special, Dynamite has a special deal: In celebration of Dynamite Entertainment’s tenth anniversary, we …

Garth Ennis On Red Team, Police Procedurals And Going Gonzo

Garth Ennis has been on the cutting edge of comics for most of his career. Pushing the envelope in surprising new directions with books like The Boys, Preacher and his run on the Punisher. Jai Nitz chatted with the writer …

Fourteen Thoughts About Fourteen Comics – Batgirl, Amazing Spider-Man, Walking Dead, Thief Of Thieves, Saga, Ultimates, Wolverine And The Uncanny X-Men, Avengers, The Boys, Suicide Squad, Phantom Stranger, Punk Rock Jesus, Locke & Key And Saucer Country

And there we have it. Saucer Country out and says it, conflating conspiracy theories about political assassination and alien abduction, and giving one who has experienced the one, a close call with the other and finding the parallels. The new …

Twenty Thoughts About Twenty Comics – Ultimate Spider-Man, Phantom Stranger, Archer & Armstrong, Action Comics, Invincible Iron Man, Hawkeye, The Boys, Thief Of Thieves, Epic Kill, Detective Comics, Thor, Before Watchmen, Think Tank, Green Lantern, Amazing Spider-Man, World’s Finest, Earth Two, Green Arrow, Batwing And Action Comics,

In Ultimate Spider-Man, Miles Morales and Captain America seem to be living in a different crossover than the rest of the Divided We Fall Ultimate books, in that civilisation is breaking down around the country, but New York seems fine. …

Eleven Other Thoughts About Eleven Comics Today – Mudman, Avengers Vs X-Men, Prophecy, Action Comics, The Boys, Fanboys Vs Zombies, Snarked, Thief Of Thieves, Secret, Harbinger And Morning Glories

Okay I’m calling this. The finest superhero comic book being sold right now. And this issue has it all, unrequited love, a mysteriuous stranger, a subervillain with unusual motivation, and a young man coming to terms with how his body …

Garth Ennis Commentary On The Boys #66

Garth Ennis writes for Bleeding Cool; Page one Bit of conjecture on the side-effects of depleted uranium ammunition on its users here. I’ve always been fascinated by the notion of military personnel being issued weapons and equipment that isn’t up …

The Boys #65 Extended Preview – And Ten More Dynamite Books Today

[issuu width=550 height=413 backgroundColor=%23222222 documentId=120403203249-1f60b20f19764d089ed19a8a75165f36 name=boys65-prev username=richjohnston tag=bleedingcool unit=px id=42d7e234-efee-f90a-aeae-5711587a3217 v=2] THE BOYS #65 40 pages FC •  $4.99  • Mature Written by GARTH ENNIS Art by RUSS BRAUN Cover by DARICK ROBERTSON The showdown between Butcher and the Homelander …

Darick Robertson Writes And Draws “Before The Boys”

Jeffrey Whitelaw attended ECCC for Bleeding Cool. Amongst other websites… I initially approached Darick Robertson so that I could get some quotes for an article on The Boys I’m working on for another site [Bastard - Rich]. As the conversation …

The Boys – The Fan Movie

Based on the original first issue of The Boys by Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson, as then published by DC Comics and now published by Dynamite, a fan film from Cynical Panda. Enjoy.

Comics Sales Trends In 2010

The headline seems to be that DC built sales slowly while Marvel flooded the market with 3.99 miniseries that sat on the shelf. As the end of the year approached, the impossible happened and for December DC, buoyed by orders …

DC Comics To Publish Marshal Law?

It’s only been a few years since Paul Levitz was so disgusted with the way The Boys portrayed superheroes that he cancelled it, and let Dynamite take over publishing the book – only for it to become their best selling …

Adam McKay Insists On Simon Pegg For His Film of The Boys

UPDATE: This piece was originally published on July 21st. Well, today it’s confirmed that Adam McKay will be directing The Boys. So another job for Simon then… When he was illustrating The Boys, Darick Robertson famously modeled the comic’s character …

Swipe File: The Boys #34 And All Star Superman #1

Frank Quitely’s cover for All Star Superman #1. Darick Robertson’s cover for The Boys #34, already in trouble at Diamond. A nice “swipe” here, clearly a homage to the original, taking the squeaky clean benevolent uberman image of Superman and …

Sex And Violence Is Fine… But A Swastika Is Too Far

Diamond’s Previews has censored the appearance of a swastika on the solicitation for The Boys #34 from Dynamite. Previews is distributed to a number of German comic shops and German law forbids material featuring a swastika for promotional purposes. This …