Dan Watters

Top 100 Power List of Comics, 2019 Edition

The Complete Bleeding Cool Top 100 Power List of Comics 2019, in Full

Here you go folks, in full, the Top 100 Power List of Comics, 2019 Edition. Every year, Bleeding Cool runs its Top 100 Power List of members of the English-speaking comic book industry, weighted towards the direct market. It is judged by all manner of attributes, the ability to influence what comics exist and sell, […]

Sandman Universe #1 cover by Jae Lee and June Chung

A Sandman Newbie Reviews Sandman Universe #1: This Isn't for New Readers

The Dreaming is fractured and broken. Its residents fear a total collapse. Lucien sends out the raven, Matthew, to find the ruler of the Dreaming, the Sandman/Daniel/Dream. To enter the real world, Matthew must find a dream and awaken the dreamer. His first attempt is foiled by an encounter with Dora. Afterwards, he enters our […]

Deep Roots #2 cover by Val Rodrigues

Deep Roots #2 Review: A Mysterious and Compelling Eco-Narrative

The two women who were dropped into the other world find the wandering farmer whom has been walking this realm for centuries. They help him understand what has happened to him. One of the women sees visions of this realm's warrior knight. Back in London, the buildings are beginning to rapidly rot, and the powers […]

Deep Roots #1 cover by Dani Strips

Deep Roots #1 Review: The Happening but Good

A trio of humanoid plants rob a bank in London, killing many. A veteran intervenes, killing two of the plant people. That veteran is brought in by a clandestine organization investigating bizarre events such as this. In another world, an ancient warrior is awakened by the vegetation to defend his world from the threats our […]

Dan Watters and more geeky news

Dan Watters, the New Writer on Lucifer, Can Smile – Honest

This photo from Entertainment Weekly, showing the writers of the upcoming The Sandman Universe curated imprint of books based on Neil Gaiman's Sandman from DC Comics, was a little on the dour side. Was this a remake of The Addams Family? Was this an intervention from family and friends who have had enough, and are […]

Shadow Vol. 3 #4

Writer's Commentary: Dan Watters Talks The Shadow Vol. 3 #4

Dynamite has sent us a writer's commentary from Dan Watters on The Shadow #4 that he co-wrote with Si Spurrier. Cover by Lee Weeks with interiors by Ricardo Jaime. Page 1: This issue we're joined by Ricardo Jaime on art. Daniel will be back next issue, but it's immediately evident that we're in very good hands. […]

Writer's Commentary: Dan Watters Talks The Shadow #3

Dynamite Entertainment has sent us a writer's commentary by Dan Watters on The Shadow #3 that he co-wrote with Si Spurrier. Covers by Tyler Kirkham and Michael Kaluta with interiors by Daniel HDR. PAGES 1-3: Some familiar faces here, though we've not named them, and they may be somewhat more creased and weathered than they […]

The Shadow

Writer's Commentary – Dan Watters Talks The Shadow #2

We have a new writer's commentary from Dynamite today. This one features Dan Watters talking about The Shadow #2 that he's co-writing with Si Spurrier. Cover by Tyler Kirkham and interiors by Daniel HDR. PAGE 1: As Si mentioned in the commentary for issue 1, I actually came on board with this issue, so this page […]


Wolfenstein Comic Preview Fails To Place Blame On Both Sides Of Conflict

Titan has released the first interior art for Wolfenstein #1, the comic book preview to the upcoming video game, Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus. But readers looking for a fair and balanced take on the conflict between alt-left hero BJ Blacowitz and the literal Nazis who have taken over the United States in an alternate history […]

Mac's Books: "Part Mickey Spillane, Part Angel Heart" Limbo No.1 from Image Comics

By Olly MacNamee Limbo No.1 (Image Comics) Writer: Dan Watters Artist: Caspar Wijngaard The medium really is the message in this scene setting first issue of Limbo from Dan Watters and Caspar Wjingaard, as we are thrust into a world of skullduggery, black markets and Voodoo hoodoo, all set against the backdrop of the Day […]

Lizard On A Stick, Anyone? A Review Of Limbo #1

I have some mixed feelings about Image's new series Limbo, written by Dan Watters, with art by Caspar Wijngaard. The story follows a detective with no memory, identity, or manners, a femme fatale seeking escape from a powerful crime lord, a voodoo queen with a penchant for mixtapes and hi-tops, and a goat-eating TV. The […]

Image Comics' Neon-Noir Miniseries Limbo Arrives This November

An all-new, genre-bending fantasy series is releasing from Image Comics this November. Written by Dan Watters, with art by Caspar Wijngaard, the series is entitled Limbo. The UK creative team writes a story that follows a detective with no memory, no identity, and no manners, a femme fatale seeking escape from a powerful crime lord, […]

A Tortured Kickstarter As The Bloody Man Sets His Sights On Getting Carter

Olly MacNamee writes for Bleeding Cool: Hot off the success of their recent re-mastered anthology series Twisted Dark (read my recent interview with writer and head honcho, Neil Gibson, here) T Pub have launched a Kickstarter campaign for their latest offering, Tortured Life that you can read about here. It follows the story of Richard […]