Brian Buccellato


Lowlifes #1 cover by Brian Buccellato

Lowlifes #1 Review: Bad People Make for a Good Book

We open with a man trying to convince a guy named Leonard to kill someone. Leonard instead shoots the man doing the talking. We jump back two days. That man is named Rich, and he is speeding home to find his wife, Denise, in tears because her rapist paid her a visit again. Rich would […]

Alan Moore’s League of Extraordinary Gentlemen the Tempest Begins at Last: IDW Publishing June 2018 Solicits

League of Extraordinary Gentlemen: The Tempest #1 from the legendary Alan Moore and Kevin O’Neil is released at last this June. Plus, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Bodycount is reprinted, the new Orphan Black series begins, Kull ends with an Annual, and more from IDW Publishing. Details below. The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen: The Tempest #1—Cover A: Kevin O’Neill—GEM OF THE MONTH Alan Moore (w) • […]


The Bleed Episode 2.13 – Reading Southern Bastards With Brian Buccellato

By Joseph Kyle Schmidt and Samuel Morse The Bleed is a weekly podcast by Bleeding Cool contributors Joe Schmidt and Sam Morse. The podcast consists of the latest news in comics, creator interviews, and a weekly book club discussion. Sam isn’t here. Who gives a shit? LET’S TALK COMICS! (Viscardi: DO NOT SUE, plz) Brian Buccellato joins us for the […]

Sons Of The Devil – A Psychological Tale By Buccellato And Infante

Last year we introduced you to a Kickstarter project by The Flash and Detective Comics writer Brian Buccellato and newcomer artist Toni Infante. The project got funded and now, 10 months later, we have the first look at some pages from the first issue being published by OSSM Comics and Image. What is the comic […]

Free On Bleeding Cool – The Black Bat Issues One And Two

Have you ever heard of The Black Bat? He’s a very cool pulp era vigilante that Dynamite Entertainment recently did an update on with writer Brian Bucellato and artist Ronan Cliquet. Now they are offering up The Black Bat Ominbus which comes in at a whopping 336 pages for only $29.99. The book should be […]

Image Picks Up Sons Of The Devil From Brian Buccellato And Toni Infante

Image has picked up the Brian Buccellato and Toni Infante project Sons of the Devil. It’s the story about cults, family and what if your dad was Charles Manson. It takes place in Los Angeles over a 40 year period. This was originally a kickstarter project that was funded back in June of 2014. Image picking up […]

The Artistic Process – Francis Manapul On Detective Comics #34

Back in August, Francis Manapul concluded his run with Brian Buccellato on Detective Comics with issue #34. Over on his blog/tumbler, Manapul posted some of his thumbnails to rough sketches to finished pencils process and it’s fascinating to see how the artist works.  


The Black Bat – Brian Buccellato Talks The Pulp Anti-Hero

Dynamite’s take on the classic pulp character The Black Bat hit’s issue #10 and interviewer Byron Brewer sat checked in with series writer Brian Buccellato about the character, where the series is going and what else he may have up his sleeve. BYRON BREWER: Of all the books launched around the same time, Black Bat […]



Detective Comics, NYCC – Wednesday Trending Topics

What other DC NYCC announcements are coming, I wonder…? Because the comic that Francis Manapul and Brian Buccellato are leaving The Flash to work on… is Detective Comics. Manapul and Buccellato made Flash a very art-focused book, channeling the experimentation of Will Eisner and it’s hoped they’ll do the same with Batman. Most-Read Comic Stories […]

Francis Manapul And Brian Buccellato’s Next DC Comic Is… Detective Comics

Yesterday we reported that John Layman was writing a new DC comic book, to be announced at NYCC. We also said that he’d continue to write Detective Comics. Well, we think we’re right about the first part. But not about the second. Because the comic that Francis Manapul and Brian Buccellato are leaving The Flash […]

Forever Evil Heads To Central City In These Preview Pages From Rogues Rebellion

DC Comics continues to highlight their Forever Evil event with a first look at Forever Evil: Rogues Rebellion. The focus moves to Central City and specifically on Captain Cold, Mirror Master, Heatwave, Weather Wizard and the Trickster as they come across a plethora of DCU villains. The rogues are not happy with the new status […]

The Black Bat Like You Have And Haven’t Seen Before

By Hannah Means-Shannon The Black Bat #1 isn’t officially out until May 8th this week, but Phantom Variants, for one, are already circulating, one of what I would definitively call a “crazy number” of variant covers, totalling 15. This may be a rare occasion, though, when such a number of variants are justified given the […]


Talking To Brian Buccellato About Foster, Flash And Fatherhood

Jesse James of Jesse James Comics writes for Bleeding Cool like an unstoppable writing machine. During Amazing Arizona Con this year I was hanging with Spaz Dog Press just chit chatting.  Then all of a sudden Shawn says “I’ll be back I have to go get a Foster book”.  Well he said it so excitedly […]