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Whether you’re here to get the latest rumors regarding Marvel or DC Comics (or… any other publisher, in fact), check out some comic book reviews, learn about comics history, find out what collectors are paying for important vintage comics, or check out what’s coming up from your favorite creators, the BC Comics section can help.


Read This Preview of Spider-Man #3 Before It Gets Delayed Again

Read This Preview of Spider-Man #3 Before It Gets Delayed Again

Spider-Man #3 is in stores from Marvel Comics next week (allegedly), by J.J. Abrams’s kid and Sara Pichelli. And Abrams’s kid has caught a lot of flack for getting a gig writing one of the most well-known superheroes in the world with no prior experience just because his dad is famous. But as it turns […]

Graphite Digital Comics Service Adds Dark Horse, Valiant, More

Graphite Digital Comics Service Adds Dark Horse, Valiant, More

Digital comics platform Graphite Comics has just announced some major additions to its collection. According to a press release, Dark Horse, Valiant, Humanoids, and Impact Theory have all signed on to offer their comics on Graphite. Series such as Hellboy, The Witcher, Aliens, Umbrella Academy, The Incal, The Metabarons, The Twilight Man, Bloodshot, and Neon […]

Marauders #4 [Preview]

An Electrifying Preview of Marauders #4

Marauders #4 is in stores from Marvel Comics next week, by the Gerry Duggan of Comics, Gerry Duggan, Lucas Werneck, and Federico Blee. Last issue was centered on Sebastian Shaw and his newly-resurrected son, Shinobi, but we’re getting back to the core team in this preview… As we find some mutants waiting by the coastline […]

Steven And Sue Signing Sherlock Comics on a Saturday Morning in London

Steven Moffat Has Theatrical Plans – A Sherlock Signing With Sue Vertue at Forbidden Planet

Today, in Forbidden Planet Megastore on Shaftesbury Avenue in London, Doctor Who/Sherlock/Dracula producer Sue Vertue popped by with her husband and writer/showrunner of all those shows, Steven Moffat, to do a little signing of Titan Comics’ Sherlock manga publications, that adapt the original scripts of the show in excruciating detail for manga readers in Japan, […]

The Daily LITG, 14th December 2019 – Happy Birthday John Cassaday 

The Daily LITG, 14th December 2019 – Happy Birthday John Cassaday 

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. Were you up for Swinson? The 10 most-read stories yesterday Art Thibert Finally Talks About Getting Blacklisted at Marvel, to Promote His Comic, Chrono Mechanics In […]

Hannah Means-Shannon Returns to Heavy Metal Magazine

Hannah Means-Shannon Returns to Heavy Metal Magazine

Hannah Means-Shannon was a longstanding contributor at Bleeding Cool and its editor-in-chief for two years. She then worked at Dark Horse Comics, was EIC for Comicon.com and as a Senior Editor for the longstanding sc-fi and fantasy comics anthology Heavy Metal Magazine. Last month, Bleeding Cool reported ructions at Heavy Metal, and reprinted Hannah Means-Shannon’s open letter that […]



DC Comics Full Solicitations For March 2020 - Including a Marvel 80th Celebration for Robin

Ram V Goes Solo on Justice League Dark – And Instantly Adds Animal Man

Ram V of London’s White Noise comics writer studio has sole writing credit on Justice League Dark #21 solicits in March 2020 – which may back up James Tynion IV‘s work plans for 2020. Now Ram V talked least year about working in comics, saying ‘when you start out in comics, you’re wanting to write […]

Dan Didio Explores the Ethics of Sex Robots in Metal Men #5 This March

Dan Didio Explores the Ethics of Sex Robots in Metal Men #6 This March

DC Publisher Dan Didio isn’t shying away from difficult subjects while writing Metal Men with artist Shane Davis. Revealed in DC’s full March 2020 solicitations, Metal Men #6 will see Platinum learn that Magnus modeled her after a woman he was attracted to in college, and apparently programmed her to love him. Definitely some ethical […]




Harley Quinn and Booster Gold Revisit Heroes in Crisis in March

Harley Quinn and Booster Gold Revisit Heroes in Crisis in March

Harley Quinn #71 has an interesting premise, as revealed in DC’s full March solicitations. The book sees Harley and Booster Gold team up to try to solve a murder mystery. Maybe the detective skills she picks up from being Batman’s new sidekick will be of help? In any case, this team-up feels a little familiar, […]

Harley Quinn Becomes Batman's Sidekick in March

Harley Quinn Becomes Batman’s Sidekick in March

It looks like Batman will be getting a new sidekick in March. Revealed as part of DC’s full March 2020 solicitations, in a sentence buried at the bottom of the solicit for Batman #91 by James Tynion IV and Jorge Jimenez, is a question about Batman’s new sidekick… Harley Quinn?! To save Gotham City, Catwoman […]


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Dawn Of X-Ch-Ch-Changes: X-Force #7 Drawn By Oscar Bazaldua Not Ig Guara

Just a little Ch-Ch-Change for today. X-Force #7 was solicited with art by Ig Guara, but will now be drawn by Oscar Bazaldua. It also marks the start of the second arc of that book, and when the comics will be collected under their own title alone, rather than also collected alongside other similarly-numbered titles […]

Now Robin Gets a $10 'Anniversary' Tribute Comic in March

Now Robin Gets a $10 ‘Anniversary’ Tribute 100-Page Comic in March

We’ve had Action Comics #1000, Detective Comics #1000, Wonder Woman #750, Flash #750 and Robin… well, Robin doesn’t have a comic anymore to have an anniversary issue around. So DC Comics are making one, with decade covers, multiple creative teams, a hundred pages and ten bucks. Hey, if Marvel Comics #1000 can do it… and […]