heroes in crisis


Ban These Books: 5 Comics We Should Ban for #BannedBooksWeek [SPOILERS]

Banned Books Week is coming up later this month, a celebration of freedom of speech and the right to artistic expression. But what if banning books is sometimes the right thing to do? While we here at Bleeding Cool support the message of Banned Books Week in general, we’ve given it some thought and come […]

Daily LITG -11th September 2018 – Heroes In Crocuses

Welcome to the fifth daily Lying In The Gutters. A runaround of yesterday’s news on the site and what we might expect today. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. Most-read stories yesterday: Tom King Originally Intended to Kill Off Bunker in Heroes In Crisis #1 King Thor vs. Phoenix Wolverine in Space; […]

Reading the First 17 Pages of Heroes in Crisis #1

Someone sent me the first 17 pages of Heroes in Crisis #1 — apparently even alluding to what happens in the pages that follow are far too spoilery. I mean, I’ve heard gossip and rumours, but that’s for another post. Maybe two. Maybe later today. So what have I learned from those first 17 pages […]


The Flash #51 cover by Howard Porter and Hi-Fi

The Flash #51 Review: Dealing with Emotional Fallout of ‘Flash War’

Wally West hasn’t stopped running since the end of the “Flash War,” and both Barry and Iris worry for his well-being. Iris sits in Central City Park writing about Wally’s life story while Barry deals with the rest of the fallout of “Flash War.” Young Wallace leaves Central City, still angry at Barry. Commander Cold […]

Batman’s Tom King Bringing Dystopian Drama ‘States of America’ to Television

Eisner Award-winning comic book writer Tom King (Batman, Mr. Miracle) is taking his storytelling talents to television. Topic Studios and Playground are set to develop the former CIA officer-turned-bestselling-author-and-comic-book-writer’s dystopian drama States of America into an hour-long television series. King’s States of America is set in a deeply divided U.S.A. that’s forced to suffer foreign […]


Heroes in Crisis to Be Like Identity Crisis in Tone, Says DC at Diamond Retailer Lunch

DC Comics gave their presentation at the Diamond Retailer Lunch at San Diego Comic-Con Friday, led by Jim Sokolowski and Adam Phillips. Discussing Heroes in Crisis, the upcoming super-mega-crossover event by Tom King and Clay Mann, DC confirmed that the series will be “like Identity Crisis in tone,” as many have guessed from what’s been […]

DC Heroes in Crisis Has Some Competition in September From Dave Sim’s Cerebus

Forget about DC Heroes in Crisis! Another Crisis is happening in September, part of Dave Sim’s “every issue is a new number one” Cerberus series. Revealed in the July Previews Catalog for books shipping September, Sim, Benjamin Hobbs, Sandeep Atwal, and Gustave Dore bring you Crisis of Infinite Cerebi, a one-part maxi-series. Check out the cover by […]


Follow Along with Heroes in Crisis with Bleeding Cool’s DC Event Checklist

This September, the heroes of the DC Universe will go where they’ve never gone before… to counseling? Heroes in Crisis, a seven-issue super-mega-crossover event comic by Tom King and Clay Mann tells the story of Sanctuary, a mental health center established by Superman, Wonder Woman, and a man who beats up mentally ill people at […]

DC Heroes in Crisis: Everyone at Sanctuary is Dead

More details have surfaced about Identity Crisis 2 Heroes in Crisis, the upcoming super-mega-crossover event from DC Comics by Tom King and Clay Mann. A solicit for the event has been posted on Twitter by Big Bang Comics, including a Sanctuary Fact Sheet, explaining the concept of the mental health facility set up by Superman, Batman, […]