Damian Wayne Heads to the Future in January's Legion of Super-Heroes #3

Damian Wayne Heads to the Future in January’s Legion of Super-Heroes #3

Set up in the pages of Superman #16 and teased in an early look at the cover to Legion of Super-Heroes #3, DC’s full January solicitations have definitively revealed that Damian Wayne will be joining Jonathan Kent as a guest of the Legion of Super-Heroes in the future. The solicit tells us that Wayne will […]

Sega and Retro-Bit Gaming Unite For Pink Controllers For A Cause

How can you combine your love of gaming as well as raise awareness for breast cancer? You can pick up one of these eye-catching pink controllers from Retro-Bit and Sega. Limited Run Games also had a hand in bringing these bad boys to fruition. You can get official Genesis or Sega Saturn controllers in the […]

If at First You Don't Succeed... Shazam! #10 Resolicited for January

If at First You Don’t Succeed… Shazam! #10 Resolicited for January

In a move that truly shows once and for all that DC Comics has abandoned grim and gritty realism in exchange for a bright and optimistic viewpoint, the publisher has resolicited Shazam! #10 by Geoff “Jeff Johns and Dale Eaglesham for January 22nd. Back in August, Bleeding Cool reported that retailers had been told that all […]

"Tekken" Director and Producer Tells Fans To "Stop Spamming" The Team

“Tekken” Director & Producer Tells Fans To “Stop Spamming” The Team

Hey, Tekken fans: If there’s something you want from the game, you probably shouldn’t just sit and spam the developers. Tekken director and producer Katsuhiro Harada took to Twitter today to air his frustrations with fans continually tweeting at him. People can’t get enough of continuously yammering away about who they want to see in […]

DC Comics to Call the Batman Damned Format, "Prestige Plus"

DC Comics Names the Batman: Damned Format, “Prestige Plus”

Starting with comic books solicited for January 2020, DC Comics introduces the term Prestige Plus. It’s a new name for DC Comics’ periodical format with square binding and card stock covers that measure approximately 8.5″ by 10.875″. Periodicals that fit the Prestige Plus format would include the first such volume, Batman Damned, as well as […]

Jesse Eisenberg Doesn't Expect More Lex Luthor In His Future

Jesse Eisenberg Doesn’t Expect More Lex Luthor In His Future

After what felt like years of effort to create a connected universe in the DC realm, things are beginning to quickly shift with a lot of uncertainty about the future. With the recent statement from Joe Manganiello about his almost-role as Deathstroke, Jesse Eisenberg becomes the newest actor to express that a return to DC […]

So Are the DC Giants shipping on a Bi-Monthly Schedule?

Are the DC Giants Shipping on a Bi-Monthly Schedule?

A month ago the DC Giant books (which most call the DC Walmart books because they were exclusive to Walmart for over a year) stopped being exclusive to Walmart and were available to order into comic book shops but also still available at Walmart.  Instead of being exclusive to Walmart, the Walmart versions now have […]

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Joe Manganiello Coyly References His Time as Deathstroke

After the post-release madness of Zack Snyder’s Justice League, the future of the shared cinematic universe became less than stable. The film’s post-credit scene seemingly began to set up the next film, or at the very least potential antagonists including Deathstroke. Joe Manganiello, who briefly portrayed Deathstroke, recently made reference to his experience in a […]

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TV Deals Set for Brian Haberlin and David Hine’s Sonata and The Marked Comics

Brian Haberlin co-writer on Sonata and co-writer/artist on The Marked comic book series from Image Comics, posted the following news: Television deals set for Sonata and The Marked… both with amazing places! I wish I could say more and with whom but can’t just yet. Don’t worry, Brian, that’s more than enough. Sonata, by Brian […]

“Venom” Director Implies a “Spider-Man” Crossover Is on the Way

The state of Spider-Man’s role in the Marvel Cinematic Universe has been in turmoil lately, with the initial removal from the MCU and now semi-return for at least one more film. Though Venom has no connection to the events of Marvel or Spider-Man as of now, Venom director Ruben Fleischer has stated there is motions […]

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Dataminers Confirm Previous “Mortal Kombat 11” DLC Character List

Today in “we already know this, why is it news” news, dataminers have found more evidence in Mortal Kombat 11 of a DLC character on the way. A brand new post on Reddit shows that hackers have found new audio files in the game related to Fujin, which Warner Bros. was quick to copyright strike […]

"Thor 4" Could Possibly Include a Breast Cancer Storyline for Jane Foster

“Thor 4” Could Possibly Include a Breast Cancer Storyline for Jane Foster

After confirming that the fourth Thor film, Thor: Love and Thunder would feature Natalie Portman becoming the titular character in some capacity, speculation began to run rampant. Many wondered what events could lead to Portman’s Jane Foster becoming the next Thor, and director Taika Waititi opened up about the chance to acknowledge the comic storyline […]

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A European Retailer May Have Leaked The PS5’s Price

Yet another round of potential leaks this week, this time involving the PS5 as a European retailer may have inadvertently revealed the price. Sony has kept many of the details about their next big console under wraps waiting to reveal it themselves when they’re ready. Hell, the image you see in this article isn’t even […]

Dead by Daylight | The Archives Trailer

“Dead By Daylight” Announces The Archives Are Coming

Behaviour Interactive is about to add some lore to Dead By Daylight, as the company announced a new addition on the way with The Archives. The addition is meant to add an entirely new experience to the game for all players, whether you enjoy killer or survivor roles. The shorthand to this is that you […]

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Scott Snyder Says Farewell to Justice League in January’s Justice League #39

This January’s Justice League #39 will apparently be the final issue written by superstar writer and handsome devil Scott Snyder, DC’s January solicitations revealed. The solicit notes that Snyder will say “farewell to the Justice League with a special story that both winds down all the things he started in issue #1—and nods toward everything […]

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“Watchmen” Week: Hong Chau Talks Lady Trieu, Character Development [INTERVIEW]

With HBO‘s “remix” of/pseudo-sequel to Alan Moore and David Gibbons‘ celebrated comic book series Watchmen having had its world premiere at this year’s New York Comic Con (NYCC) 2019 and time “tick-tocking” away until its October 20th premiere, we’re rolling on with “Watchmen Week” with more insight on the series. As a wrap up to […]

League of Villains from MHA Get Their Own Funko Pops [Review]

League Of Villains From MHA Get Their Own Funko Pops [Review]

The League of Villains made a great first impression on all of the fans of My Hero Academia. Their first appearance in the JSA was quite a badass entrance. While our heroes did prevail, it did show that there are as many villains as heroes in this world. Funko announced a whole variety of My […]

Thank FOC It’s Saturday, 18th October 2019 –

Thank FOC It’s Friday, 18th October 2019 – Are You Ready For Money Shot?

Welcome to Thank FOC It’s Friday, a semi-weekly mailing list, similar to The Daily LITG, but (mostly) every Friday and planned to coincide and cover the demands of Final Order Cut Off. The date when retailers have a last chance to amend their advance orders for comic books without penalty. A final chance for publishers […]

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“Lucifer” Star Tom Ellis Addresses THOSE “Crisis” Crossover Rumors [VIDEO]

We’ve officially made it to one of the greatest months of the year: October – which means The CW‘s “Arrowverse” shows have started sticking some sweet superhero three-point landings with the returns fans have seen so far. Arrow is shuffling off the network’s programming coil after an abbreviated 10-episode eighth season (making The Flash the […]

Activision Blizzard Officially Reveals Details To Call Of Duty League

This morning, Activision Blizzard Esports revealed the full details of how the new Call Of Duty League will officially run. It’ll be organized much like the Overwatch League currently is, with teams from different cities instead of groups, even though there are several groups as owners, as you’ll see below. No central spot to compete […]

“The Boys”: Starlight & Black Noir Floss-Off! Karl Urban Wants Us Wishing Jack Quaid a Special “Happy Birthday” [VIDEO]

It’s been a long haul, people – but by now, millions of you know it was more than worth the wait. Amazon Prime Video‘s adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson‘s comic book series The Boys has been sticking some righteously sweet superhero three-point landings since it premiered on Friday, July 26 – and spoiler? Check out Bleeding Cool’s two-scoops-of-spoilers-filled […]

Pearl Abyss To Soft-Launch "Black Desert Mobile" On October 24th

Pearl Abyss To Soft-Launch “Black Desert Mobile” On October 24th

Pearl Abyss announced today that they will be doing a soft-launch of Black Desert Mobile on October 24th, with two million pre-registered users. The company already has players signed up from Canada, Chile, Sweden, Malaysia, Turkey, Ireland, and Australia. Players everywhere else can pre-register on Google Play Store or pre-order on iOS App store ahead of its […]

Wonder Woman #750 Leads DC Comics January 2020 Solicitations

Wonder Woman #750 Leads DC Comics January 2020 Solicitations

Looks like someone is getting a renumbering. No Wonder Woman #1000 to match Action Comcis #1000 and Detective Comics #1000 but #750 will do for now… in the same format as both those previous books. WONDER WOMAN #750 written by VITA AYALA, MARGUERITE BENNETT, KAMI GARCIA, DEAN HALE, SHANNON HALE, JEFF LOVENESS, STEVE ORLANDO, GREG […]

Alien Queen Wall Art Unveiled by Prime 1 Studio Bursts with Detail

“Alien” Queen Wall Art Unveiled By Prime 1 Studio Bursts With Detail

The Alien Queen scene from the 1986 sci-fi classic Aliens, what is terrifying as a kid. Alien’s movie really helped improve the film’s mythos for these extra-terrestrials. Just like the way Predator 2 showed us a vast variety of Predators at the end of the film. Showing that there is an Alien Queen really amped up the Xenomorph […]

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The Seedy Noir 12-Issue Batman Comic by Tom King and Mitch Gerads That Never Was

As Mitch Gerads returns to Batman #82, he took the opportunity to reveal what was once planned by him and Tom King, but that never actually happened. What appears to have been a separate Batman series by King and Gerads. It didn’t happen. Instead they did Mister Miracle instead. And the continued to work together […]

Halfbrick Studios Returns After 3 Years With "Magic Brick Wars"

Halfbrick Studios Returns After Three Years With “Magic Brick Wars”

Australian developer Halfbrick Studios is back after a three-year dormancy. The studio brought us some of the most addictive titles mobile gamers have ever known. The whimsical Fruit Ninja comes to mind, as does Jetpack Joyride. Halfbrick’s newest title is a game called Magic Brick Wars.   Magic Brick Wars looks a lot more like […]

Outright Games To Launch "Ice Age: Scrat’s Nutty Adventure" This W

Outright Games To Launch “Ice Age: Scrat’s Nutty Adventure” Today

Outright Games announced this morning that they will be releasing Ice Age: Scrat’s Nutty Adventure today across multiple platforms. You can snag the game today on PC and all three major consoles, as you jump into the role of Scrat in search for, what else, nuts. You can check out the new trailer below, along […]

Ghostbusters Gets a Transformers Crossover Figure from Hasbro

Ghostbusters Gets A Transformers Crossover Figure From Hasbro

Ghostbusters was one of those great ideas to come out of the prime of the 90s. Speaking of the 80s and “prime” it makes me think of Optimus Prime another 80s classic, Transformers. Now you know what would really make a great and kick-ass collectible a crossover figure. Well, look no further as we are getting the […]

A Look at Savage Dragon #250

A Look at a 100-Page Savage Dragon #250 for 2020

Todd McFarlane has been making a lot of fuss over Spawn #300 and #301 and the records it sets. But Erik Larsen has his own anniversary coming up – and that’s of a comic book he has written and drawn every issue of (including going back to redo the issue that Jim Lee drew) whereas […]

Capcom Plans To Bring Back "Dormant IPs" In The Future

Capcom Plans To Bring Back “Dormant IPs” In The Future

Capcom is looking into bringing back some classics from its catalogue. If you’ve been missing IPs like Dino Crisis or Darkstalkers over the years, they might be coming back. In Capcom’s 2019 financial report, the company mentioned to interested investors that it has interesting plans for the future. Capcom will “revive dormant intellectual properties for […]

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“The Witcher”: Netflix Italia Posts Mini-Teaser for Epic Fantasy Series Adapt

It’s not that fans of the upcoming The Witcher series adaptation from Netflix haven’t been appreciative of what they gotten so far from the streaming service, with some key art, first-look images, and even a teaser that have them feeling (cautiously) optimistic for Henry Cavill‘s (Justice League) run as Geralt. But lets be honest – […]

Windwalk Games Announces Multiplayer Deception Game “Enemy On Board”

Some former League of Legends devs have come together to form Windwalk Games, and have announced their first game, Enemy On Board. This is one of those multiplayer deception games where certain people are working against the rest to win the game, while the others have to suss them out. The devs will be launching […]

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VP Atom! Freeman Leaves ComicHub

Bleeding Cool has learned that Atom! Freeman has left his role as Vice President of Sales and Business Development at ComicHub, the company that has been gathering and monetising direct market comic book data for publishers, distributors and retailers, and allowing comic book readers to find copies of the comics they want to buy. Since […]

"Skullgirls 2nd Encore" Xbox One Now "Postponed Indefinitely"

“Skullgirls 2nd Encore” Xbox One Now “Postponed Indefinitely”

Skullgirls 2nd Encore’s Xbox One version has been “postponed indefinitely,” according to Skybound Games and Lab Zero Games. Developer Lab Zero Games took to the official Skybound website to first announce the Nintendo Switch version of the game. It’ll be debuting on October 22 via the Nintendo Switch eShop. “We want to thank everyone that […]

Marvel Comics 2020 Calendars Giveaways to Promote "Incoming"

Marvel Comics 2020 Calendars Giveaways to Promote “Incoming”

Marvel’s Incoming #1 will be their big comic book the day after Christmas, this year. And they will be doing a big Boxing Day launch party promotion for the anthology that will feature The Masked Raider and a murder mystery, a Kree/Skrull union, a return to Krakoa, Iron Man 2020 and more. There’#s no minimum […]

Riot Games Throws Shade At Blizzard With "Teamfight Tactics" News

Riot Games Throws Shade At Blizzard With “Teamfight Tactics” News

Riot Games decided now was as good a time as any to bash on Blizzard as the company threw shade at them over a Teamfight Tactics announcement. The company released a few details this week on various projects during their new weekly livestream, but one of the big items of the day was a mobile […]

The Daily LITG, 18th October 2019, Happy Birthday

The Daily LITG, 18th October 2019, Happy Birthday Steve Epting

Welcome to the pretty-much-mostly-daily Lying In The Gutters. A run around the day before and the day ahead. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. The bigger news, slightly knocked back yesterday, involves the future of Image Comics – and its aim to sell more than DC Comics with a new […]

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“The Boys”: Eric Kripke Reveals Patton Oswalt Set for Season 2 “#SecretRole”

It’s been a long haul, people – but by now, millions of you know it was more than worth the wait. Amazon Prime Video‘s adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson‘s comic book series The Boys has been sticking some righteously sweet superhero three-point landings since it premiered on Friday, July 26 – and spoiler? Check out Bleeding Cool’s two-scoops-of-spoilers-filled […]

"Call of Duty: Modern Warfare" Is Apparently Doing Away With Loot Boxes

“Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare” Is Apparently Doing Away With Loot Boxes

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is going to be ditching loot boxes and introducing a few other mechanics instead. Activision took to the official Call of Duty blog with a statement. The team is focusing on “creating the best game possible” while also “bringing the community together.” Beginning with Modern Warfare, the team will be […]

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“The Batman”: Paul Dano Eyed for The Riddler

Paul Dano is in negotiations with Warner Bros for Matt Reeves’ The Batman with Robert Pattinson in the title role. Variety reports the role as the Riddler, but the studio won’t confirm. The Dano casting news comes on the heels of Jonah Hill pulling out of the project. Variety speculates Dano may have been Hill’s […]

“Cat Lady” Makes Her Way Into Early Access This Week

VIZ Media announced today that their upcoming game Cat Lady from developer Rose City Games is being put into Early Access. You can try the game out now ahead of time for $10 on Steam, as they will eventually release it sometime in the Spring of 2020. But like a lot of Early Access titles, […]