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The Jim Shooter Files: the Dangers of Lame-O Colouring

Last month’s MCM London Comic Con had Jim Shooter as a guest, and at his table were a number of folders, binders, full of memos, sketches, artwork from his long career at DC, Marvel, Valiant and more. He graciously allowed Bleeding Cool to take shots of a few of them, but these are just the […]


The Shooter Files: When Stan Lee Was Full of Praise For Team America

The Jim Shooter Files: When Stan Lee Was Full of Praise For Team America

Last month’s MCM London Comic Con had Jim Shooter as a guest, and at his table were a number of folders, binders, full of memos, sketches, artwork from his long career at DC, Marvel, Valiant and more. He graciously allowed Bleeding Cool to take shots of a few of them, but these are just the […]

The Jim Shooter Files: Plagiarism

Last month’s MCM London Comic Con had Jim Shooter as a guest, and at his table were a number of folders, binders, full of memos, sketches, artwork from his long career at DC, Marvel, Valiant and more. He graciously allowed Bleeding Cool to take shots of a few of them, but these are just the […]


The Jim Shooter Files - Stan Lee on Effeminate Heroes and John Byrne's Ugly Women

The Jim Shooter Files – Stan Lee on Effeminate Heroes and Ugly Women

Last month’s MCM London Comic Con had Jim Shooter as a guest, and at his table were a number of folders, binders, full of memos, sketches, artwork from his long career at DC, Marvel, Valiant and more. He graciously allowed Bleeding Cool to take shots of a few of them, but these are just the […]



The Jim Shooter Files - When Stan Lee Chose John Romita Over Kyle Baker

The Jim Shooter Files – When Stan Lee Chose John Romita Over Kyle Baker

Last month’s MCM London Comic Con had Jim Shooter as a guest. Former teenage writer of Legion Of Super-Heroes, Editor-In-Chief of Marvel Comics, writer of Secret Wars, founder of Valiant Entertainment, Defiant Comics and Broadway Comics, he is the co-creator of co-creator of Star Brand, Parasite, Archer & Armstrong, Eternal Warrior, Harbinger, Rai, Shadowman and […]

The Daily LITG - 27th September 2019, Happy Birthday

The Daily LITG – 27th September 2019, Happy Birthday Jim Shooter

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 20 most-read stories yesterday Marvel Stopped the Presses to Remove Mark Waid’s Captain America Essay From Marvel Comics #1000 “Rick and Morty” Season 4 Brings […]


Jim Shooter Brings Slow City Blues to Image Comics in February

Jim Shooter Returns to Comics for New Series Slow City Blues at Image

Comics industry legend Jim Shooter is bringing a new comic to Image Comics in February 2020. From writer Samuel Haine, penciler Shawn Moll, inker John Livesay, colorist JD Smith, and letterer Thomas Mauer comes Slow City Blues, a series about a cop who retreats into a fantasy world in his own mind after accidentally killing […]

The Toys That Made Us Season 2, Episode 2: Transformers!

The Toys That Made Us season 2 is now streaming on Netflix, looking at four more toy lines that touched collectors souls and have stood the test of time. In episode 1, they took a look at Star Trek toys. In episode 4, Hello Kitty. And in episode 2, we got what is arguably the most […]

Chris Claremont on How Heroes Stand up for Social Inequity, and the Re-Released X-Men Doc

For the upcoming expanded re-release of the Patrick Meaney-directed documentary, Chris Claremont’s X-Men, I was given the opportunity to interview both Meaney and Chris Claremont himself to talk about the documentary, the X-Men, and the kind of comics the world needs. BC: I’ll start with Mr. Claremont. This is one you probably get a lot, but I have to […]

Happy National Beer Lovers Day, Beer Nerds!

Apparently today is National Beer Lovers Day, and while I won’t be celebrating until later tonight (after all, it’s only 6:30am where I am), I can not pass up a chance to celebrate beer. In honor of the day, here’s some of my favorite episodes of Barzinga that Rich Henn and myself have done! Barzinga […]

Quintessential Captain America Stories To Read This July 4th

In celebration of the American Day of Independence, it’s a great time to point people in the direction of some great stories about the greatest champion of the United States, Captain America: The Sentinel of Liberty. It happens to be more relevant these days when the current mainline story about Steve Rogers is…less than satisfying […]

This Day in Pop Culture History

On This Day In Pop Culture For March 31

Welcome to This Day in Pop Culture History, a daily look at important events, birthdays, and other oddities in pop culture! History is important, and we aim to educate here at Bleeding Cool, so without further ado, here are some things that have happened on March 31, the 90th day of the year: 1889- The Eiffel […]

Jim Shooter, Alex Saviuk, Paul Soles: Barzinga At The Great Lakes Comic Con

What a weekend this was for BL and Henn! Our drinking duo attended The Great Lakes Comic Con this weekend, eating and drinking their way through Michigan. On today’s episode they have special guest stars Jim Shooter, Alex Saviuk, and Paul Soles. Watch as they tell stories of old, and all around have a good […]

The Secret Wars Reunion Tour Arrives At Kansas City Comic Con

Ashleigh Jay reported this year from Denver Comic Con, and now takes on the first year of Kansas City Comic Con. She is 12 years old. Since Kansas City makes a particular point of advertizing the “all-ages” experience at their con, it’s great to have a direct report from a young person about the convention’s […]