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Batman’s James Tynion IV Creates a Court of Owls Moment At Boom Studios #NYCC Panel

Batman’s James Tynion IV Creates a Court of Owls Moment At Boom Studios #NYCC Panel

Earlier this week, new-Batman writer James Tynion IV teased there was a Something is Killing The Children surprise at today’s Boom Studios: Discover Yours publisher panel. There is a VERY cool thing related to SOMETHING IS KILLING THE CHILDREN that will go exclusively to the attendees of the @boomstudios Discover Yours Panel at 4:15pm on […]

Boom Studios Lied - Once & Future #1 Gets Seventh Printing

Holy Bat-Tynion! Something Is Killing The Children #1 Hits A Fifth Printing

Thanks to Richard Epstein and Sofia Annunziata, reporting for Bleeding Cool from the NYCC Diamond Retailer Breakfast. James Tynion IV is having a very good year. And this morning at NYCC, it got even better thanks to BOOM! Studios. We told you that he was becoming the new writer of Batman, before DC Comics probably […]


It's Official - Dan DiDio Confirms James Tynion IV as New Batman Writer in 2020

OFFICIAL – Dan DiDio Confirms James Tynion IV as New Batman Writer in 2020

Yesterday, Bleeding Cool told you that DC Comics would announce the new writer of their ongoing Batman comic book today, probably at the Barnes & Noble Union Square Batman Day event alongside Dan DiDio, Scott Snyder Brad Walker and Peter Tomasi. Then we told you it would be Justice League writer and former Detective Comics writer, […]




Someone is Buying All the Something is Killing the Children #1s

Someone is Buying All the Something is Killing the Children #1s

And it’s retailers! Retailers are buying all the Something is Killing the Children #1s! Following Bleeding Cool’s report earlier this week on the comic’s massive 170% increase in FOC orders, explosive publisher BOOM! Studios has announced that Something is Killing the Children #1 by James Tynion IV and Werther Dell’Edera has sold out before its […]

Justice League Dark #2 cover by Alvaro Martinez Bueno, Raul Fernandez, and Brad Anderson

Justice League Dark #2 Review: The Fate of Magic in the DC Universe

Zatanna and Swamp Thing return to the Hall of Justice to help Wonder Woman, Detective Chimp, and Man-Bat fight off the magic users resurrected by the Otherkin. They barely survive, and Zatanna points the new Justice League Dark in the direction of the Tower of Fate for answers. The team will seek aid from Doctor […]

Justice League #5 cover by Doug Mahnke, Jaime Mendoza, and Wil Quintana

Justice League #5 Review: Enter the Legion of Doom

Lex Luthor has just reached the Totality by controlling the body of Superman, but we jump back to right after the Justice League defeated the Omega Titans (Justice League: No Justice). He is unsure of his next move given the discoveries of the mission. He takes a trip to the future to learn what becomes […]

Justice League Dark #1 cover by Alvarez Martinez Bueno, Raul Fernandez, and Brad Anderson

Justice League Dark #1 Review: Breaking Out the Gate with a Great Issue

Zatanna is amid a magic show when one of her spells turns on her, unleashing something horrid in the theater. Wonder Woman arrives to give aid and extends an offer to Zatanna to join her in a team dedicated to fixing Earth’s magic. Zatanna declines, and Diana goes to the Oblivion Bar. She finds a […]




Batman: Detective Comics #981 cover by Eddy Barrows, Eber Ferreira, and Adriano Lucas

Detective Comics #981 Review: A Satisfying and Heartwarming Final Chapter

Spoiler has hacked into Brother Eye’s systems with the help of Orphan. Batman and Batwoman fight against the Omac army controlled by Ulysses and a possessed Red Robin, among whose number is Azrael and Batwing. Can Red Robin be saved? Can Gotham? If so, what does this mean for the Gotham Knights? With Detective Comics […]


Justice League: No Justice #2 cover by Francis Manapul

Justice League: No Justice #2 Advance Review: Frantic, Action-Packed Fun

Amanda Waller is on her own quest to save the world from the Omega Titans when she is interrupted by none other than Green Arrow. On Colu, the Justice League gathered by Brainiac try to decide what their next move is. They consider splitting into their own team, but Martian Manhunter and Lex Luthor convince […]

Comic Book Wins and Losses, Week of May 9th, 2018: No Justice for Deadpool

Welcome to the next installment of Comic Book Wins and Losses! This week, we’re going to try something a little different. To limit myself and to, honestly, make these a little easier to construct, there will only be five wins and five losses. This may fluctuate depending on circumstances, but that will be the template […]

Batman: Detective Comics #980 cover by Alvaro Martinez, Raul Fernandez, and Brad Anderson

Batman Detective Comics #980 Review: Batwoman vs. Red Robin

Batwoman distracts the Tim Drake Omac while Batman, Spoiler, and Orphan infiltrate the transformed Belfry. The Bat-Family hopes that they can shut down Tim and Ulysses’ control tower and override the Omac drones destroying Gotham City. The story advances more in this issue of Detective Comics compared to the recent two. The team moves definitively […]

Justice League: No Justice #1 cover by Francis Manapul

Justice League: No Justice #1 Review – #TeamMystery is the Best

Brainiac has attacked Earth, specifically targeting the Justice League, the Titans, the Teen Titans, and the Suicide Squad. Despite defeating each team handily, Brainiac is seeking help from the heroes of Earth. The destruction of the Source Wall has released the Omega Titans, and one is targeting Brainiac’s home planet of Colu for consumption. Brainiac […]