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The Daily LITG, 1st December 2019 – Happy Birthday Frank Tieri

The Daily LITG, 1st December 2019 – Happy Birthday Frank Tieri

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 10 most-read stories yesterday DC Comics Keep Rafael Grampa’s Cover on Dark Knight Returns Despite Chinese Protests “Buffy” & “Supernatural” Crossover That Was Meant to […]


The Sneakiest of Peeks Ahead at Marvel Comics #1001

Marvel Comics #1001 is out in three weeks. The sequel to Marvel Comics #1000, it continues the same overarching idea of an ongoing story by Al Ewing threaded through a litany one one page stories by the good and the great from Marvel Comics’ history. Currently that includes writers Al Ewing, Audrey Loeb, Jimmy Palmiotti, […]

Who Does Misty Knight Meet in the Parking Lot in Frank Tieri's Web of Venom: Cult of Carnage #1?

Who Does Misty Knight Meet in the Parking Lot in Web of Venom: Cult of Carnage #1?

Web of Venom: Cult of Carnage #1 hits stores this week as Marvel builds to the upcoming Absolute Carnage super-mega-crossover event this Summer. And in this preview of that issue, we see Misty Knight searching for John Jameson in the town of Doverton… When she gets there, however, it looks like she’s too late. Everyone’s […]



Frank Tieri and Mauricet Launch an Old Lady Harley Mini at DC in October

Move over, Logan! Another geriatric superhero is getting their own series this fall! Spinning out of the story in Harley Quinn #42, Frank Tieri and Mauricet are launching a new Old Lady Harley series at DC Comics. The five-issue mini-series will feature a Harley Quinn that is, according to the press release, “30 years older, […]

Pestilence: A Story of Satan #2 cover by Tim Bradstreet

Pestilence: A Story of Satan #2 Review – Thoroughly Unpleasant

[user_id] [user_id] Pope Price has been gathering the former infected as an excuse to sate his illicit desires. Satan has taken notice and uses this opportunity to make the Pope an offer. Elsewhere, Roderick and the Fiat Lux fight another horde of the eaters, and the devil confronts the knight here. He threatens Roderick’s family, […]

Jughead: The Hunger #6 cover by Adam Gorham

Jughead: The Hunger #6 Review – A Good-Enough Horror Comic

Jellybean has been taken by the werewolves, and Archie has finally gotten back home. Jughead shows up not long after to get help in saving Jellybean. Archie agrees, and the two go to Betty, but she isn’t willing to work with Jughead. That means it’s just Archie and Jughead against a pack of werewolves. I […]

Pestilence: A Story of Satan #1 cover by Tim Bradstreet

Pestilence: A Story of Satan #1 Advance Review – Cheesy but Still Gory Fun

Fiat Lux has split up since the quelling of the Black Death years ago. Shaw continues his trek across Europe to cure the Black Death wherever it strikes. Sir Richard Moore now leads a ministry for those cured with the Holy Grail. Roderick Helms himself is now living a quiet life in Southern France with […]

Batman ’66 Grooves into Archie Comics July 2018 Solicits

Prepare for some psychadelic reading material from Archie this July, as Batman ’66 crosses over with Archie under the creative team of Jeff Parker, Michael Moreci, Dan Parent, J. Bone, Kelly Fitzpatrick, and Jack Morelli. Full details below. ARCHIE HORROR VAMPIRONICA #4 NEW ONGOING SERIES! The vampire siege on Riverdale begins! Will Veronica lead the town towards salvation… or […]

New Series Clankillers and Relay Launch in AfterShock’s July 2018 Solicits

AfterShock is launching two new comic titles this July. The first is a fantasy series called Clankillers by Sean Lewis and Antonio Fuso. The second is a sci-fi series called Relay created by Zac Thompson, Donny Cates, and Eric Bromberg. That one is written by Zac Thompson and has art from Andy Clarke. Plus, Brilliant Trash is receiving its first collected edition. Check out the full details of the […]

Explore the Lost City with Zack Kaplan and Alvaro Sarraseca: AfterShock June 2018 Solicits

AfterShock launches a new series this June with The Lost City Explorers by writer Zack Kaplan and artist Alvaro Sarraseca. Plus, Animosity, Pestilence, Her Infernal Descent, Cold War, Brothers Dracul, A Walk Through Hell,and Dark Ark continue their runs. Details below. BABYTEETH Vol 2 Trade Paperback / $14.99 / 128 pages / color / on sale 06.13.18 writer: Donny Cates artist: Garry Brown color: Mark […]



Pestilence #6 cover by Tim Bradstreet

Pestilence #6 Review: The Church Created Zombies

The Fiat Lux are cornered by the undead eater hordes awakened by the Church. The only way out is discerning what the “Word of God” is that can quell the eaters. Unfortunately, they’ve already lost James to the Plague, and it seems like it won’t be long before the rest of Fiat Lux are lost. […]

Cosmo Flies, Vampironica Returns, and so does Your Pal Archie- Archie March 2018 Solicits

The new action series, Cosmo, continus its run, Riverdale gets a Free Comic Book Day release, Vampironica returns as well as Your Pal Archie, and Archie gets a 1000-page collection release. All this and more comes from the Archie Comics March 2018 solicitations. Details below. FCBD 2018 –  RIVERDALE Set in the same universe as the hit CW series, this issue gives us […]


Batman the Devastator #1 cover by Jason Fabok and Brad Anderson

‘Batman: The Devastator #1’ Review: Great Lead, Lackluster Backstory

On the Earth of the Devastator in the Dark Multiverse, Superman turns upon those he protected. He goes on a killing spree across the planet until Batman stands in his way. With nothing left to lose, Batman injects himself with a special strain of the Doomsday virus, finally bringing down the Man of Tomorrow. On […]

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Riverdale Revealed: The Archie Comics Panel At New York Comic Con 2017

The Archie panel at this year’s New York Comic Con was nothing short of fun. An hour before the panel began, the line had spilled out into overflow. It’s nice to see how popular Archie has become over the year, due largely in part with the Riverdale show. Panelists Frank Tieri, Dan Parent, Jamie Rotante, […]