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The Daily LITG – 19th October 2018 – Happy Birthday Jim Starlin

Welcome to the daily Lying In The Gutters. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. Top five stories yesterday New Teaser for ‘Vikings’ Season 5b Brings the Blood and Chaos Rob Liefeld Drawing Superman? Uncanny X-Men #1: A New Preview, and Writers’ Finals Words Let’s Talk About ‘Shameless’ s9e6, “Face It, You’re […]


Jim Starlin Kickstarts a Cosmic Relationship with Ominous Press

Jim Starlin may be done working with Marvel Editorial after a dispute with Tom Brevoort over a Thanos plotline in which Starlin, shockingly, claims the Marvel Vice President lied to him, but the superstar creator of Thanos, the Infinity Gauntlet, Drax, and Gamora is teaming up with Ominous Press Led by Chief Creative Officer Bart […]

Infinity War #1 cover by Ron Lim and Al Milgrom

Countdown to Avengers: Infinity War – The Infinity War Comic Crossover

As we race towards Avengers: Infinity War, we now look back at the story that shares its name, Marvel’s Infinity War. I had looked up some details of this story on the Marvel Wiki some time ago, but I had forgotten the specifics. Having reread it, I can say with all certainty that Avengers: Infinity […]

Infinity Gauntlet cover by George Perez

Countdown to Avengers: Infinity War – Looking Back at Infinity Gauntlet

With Avengers: Infinity War looming over us like a decadent and frighteningly expensive éclair I will still doubtlessly eat until my stomach packs up and leaves, it seems as good a time as any and look at the LEGO pieces of Marvel history which make this film and ungainly run-on sentence. The most obvious and […]

IDW Artist’s Edition: Jim Lee, Jack Kirby, and More at #WonderCon 2018

Joshua Stone writes from WonderCon 2018: One of my favorite things that has happened in comics in the last 10 years is the creation of the Artist’s Edition books by IDW. Allowing the reader the opportunity to own and look at in person the highest quality scans of some of the most important original comic […]






Jim Starlin Draws Thanos, Groot, Adam Warlock And More For Charity

Comic legend and creator of Thanos, Jim Starlin, has done up the image below to auction off to benefit a family friend who is currently paralyzed after breaking his back. All proceeds from the auction will go to help Carl Hoffman and his family. The piece features many of Marvel’s galactic characters that Starlin is […]


Jim Starlin, Avengers: Infinity War, and The Russo Brothers

Yesterday Jim Starlin (creator of Thanos, Gamora, and other such amazing things) expressed interest in being  in the upcoming Avengers: Infinity War after seeing a heavy sticky noted copy of Infinity Gauntlet from the making of AIW. Today the Russo Brothers (who are directing Infinity War) replied to him via Facebook with a simple “We’ve […]

Jim Starlin On Death, Thanos, Robin, Jack Kirby And Stan Lee

NYCC may have been a few weeks back, but Marvel has just released this video and it’s too good not to share. This is from the 25th Anniversary Panel for the Infinity Gauntlet… a story that had a major influence on what’s going on in the MCU… and the panel was hosted by C M […]

Free On Bleeding Cool – Dreadstar #1 By Jim Starlin

To go with Free Comic Book Day, we have a bunch of free comics for our readers this weekend from Dynamite, all of which tie into the new Groupees Independent bundle being offered up right now from Dynamite, IDW, Image and Oni. Originally published by Epic Comics, an imprint of Marvel, Jim Starlin’s grand space […]

10 Batman Stories You’ve Never Read

That’s not my title… that’s the title for the DC All-Access video showcasing 10 lesser known but very good Batman stories that they did for Batman Day. Though not only had I heard of most of these, I have read most of them… but it’s still a good list and worth sharing. It includes Jim […]


Jim Starlin Writes And Draws New Dreadstar – And New Creator-Owned Work

The Hollywood Reporter has the PR… Jim Starlin is to return to writing and drawing eighties classic sci-fi comic Dreadstar. Publisher… unknown. “Drawing for me is a love-hate thing,” he said. “It’s a younger person’s job. And so I tend to write for other people. But with this particular thing, I’m at a point financially […]

Jim Starlin’s Dreadstar In Development For Television

Universal Cable Productions and Benderspink are digging deep into the comic industry bag of tricks to pull out Dreadstar. The Jim Starlin created cosmic space opera is being currently published by Dynamite Entertainment but began its life at the Marvel-owned Epic Comics. Starlin will serve as executive producer and writer on the series. The series […]