REVIEW: Die #10

REVIEW: Die #10 – "A Steady Hand On The Wheel"

(Image Comics, creative team: Kieron Gillen, Stephanie Hans, Clayton Cowles) The basic premise of a group of childhood friends sucked back into the magical and often deadly activities of their childhood is well-bolstered here by a story of struggle between two of their number. Working together for a singular plan, everything hinges on the ability […]

Once & Future #1 Beats Die #1 to a Sixth Printing

Once & Future #1 Beats Die #1 to a Sixth Printing

The day has come – but will Boom Studios' Ross Richie and Image Comics' Eric Stephenson lay down their (hopefully) proverbial swords? For years it's been Marvel vs DC in the world of superheroes – but it looks like we're going to get Boom vs Image in creator-owned comics – at the very least for […]

Once And Future #1 Gets a Second Printing – and a New War of Words…

The war of words between Boom Studios and Image Comics over bragging rights to the relative performances of ongoing series Die by Kieron Gillen and Stephanie Hans, and limited series Once And Future by Kieron Gillen and Dan Mora. Om Thursday, Image Comics announced that Die #6 would be getting a second printing ahead of […]

The Daily LITG, 5th June 2019 – Time To Die

Welcome to the often-daily Lying In The Gutters. Mostly. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. I'm off to take the eldest to see BTS later today at Wembley. Please, pray for my soul… The five most-read stories yesterday After Twenty-Six Years, DC Comics Rumoured to Close Vertigo The Biggest, Baddest […]

Industry Descends Into Chaos as Kieron Gillen and Stephanie Hans' Die #5 Gets Second Printing

Industry Descends Into Chaos as Die #5 Rushed to Second Printing

Panic rocked the comic book industry Friday as fans of Die, a comic book by Kieron Gillen and Stephanie Hans, were sent into a "frenzy" with demand for the book's fifth issue, Die #5, according to a press release from Image. As a result, the book "will be rushed back to print," Image claims, though […]

Jumanji Meets Dungeons & Dragons with Image Comics' Debut of Die #1

The Wicked + The Divine writer Kieron Gillen teams up with artist Stephanie Hans and letterer Clayton Cowles to debut another tale of real world meets fantasy with their new collaboration from Image Comics, Die #1. Hans hits the ground running with a visually striking cover and art to match from beginning to end, knocking her […]