Joe Prado


The Daily LITG, 15th October 2019, Happy Birthday Joe Prado

The Daily LITG, 15th October 2019, Happy Birthday Joe Prado

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 15 most-read stories yesterday Marvel Shocker: Kevin Feige Takes Over Comics as New Chief Creative Officer Batman Explains Why He Beats His Children in Batman […]

Superman #2 cover by Ivan Reis, Joe Prado, and Alex Sinclair

Superman #2 Review: The Quest for Plot Advancement

The Earth has been pulled into the Phantom Zone through unknown means, and Superman is doing everything he can to keep the planet from immediately falling part. He contacts the Justice League through Martian Manhunter’s telepathic network, and none of the team has any answers. Meanwhile, Rogol Zaar is tearing his way back to Earth […]

Superman #1 cover by Ivan Reis, Joe Prado, and Alex Sinclair

Superman #1 Review: A Downplayed Start

Superman goes into space to look for Lois, Jon, and the alleged Jor-El. He has no guide, though, and the only thing he finds is a Dominator fleet heading straight for Earth. He deals with the problem and returns home. He desperately misses his family, and the Justice League tries to console him. With their […]

The Man of Steel #1 cover by Ivan Reis, Joe Prado, and Alex Sinclair

The Man of Steel #1 Advance Review: Brian Michael Bendis Understands Superman

Some time in the forgotten past, an angry alien warlord named Rogol Zarr tries to warn leaders from disparate cultures of the danger posed by the Kryptonians and their expanding interplanetary industry. He is overlooked but not deterred. In the present, Superman investigates a series of mysterious arsons, a pair of villains, and meets a […]

Terrifics #1 cover by Ivan Reis and Marcelo Maiolo

Bleeding Cool Comics Chatter Episode 1.3: Terrifics #1

Welcome to the first official episode of Bleeding Cool’s Comics Chatter! This is the show where I, Comic Reviews Editor Josh Davison, chat the week’s releases with my co-hosts. This week I am joined by Eliot, our comments moderator and sometimes comic reviewer on BC. We will be talking about Marvel’s Peter Parker: The Spectacular […]


Joe Prado On Why Batman Is His Favorite DC Character To Draw

Joe Prado, the artist on this weeks Justice League of America Rebirth #1 sat down in the DC Comic Art Academy to show how he does his art. Prado immediately starts on a sketch of Batman, who he says his wife hates him to draw because he always draws Batman. He jokes about how he […]

A Ray of Light – Justice League of America Rebirth: The Ray Review

[Spoiler Warning – There will be some mild spoilers in this review] The JLA Rebirth: The Ray one shot had a lot riding on it for me. It’s the return of a classic character I’ve always been a bit of a fan of, it’s a gay male leading title and set-up for a new gay […]

2016 Inkwell Award Winners Announced

Back in the 1990’s I took a shot at being a publisher. It didn’t go well, but in that time I got to learn all of the different aspects of producing a comic book. I also learned some of the techniques and process in inking. It is an amazing artform that is truly underappreciated and […]


The BVS Original Art By Ivan Reis And Joe Prado That Zack Snyder Bought

DC Comics creators Ivan Reis and Joe Prado were commissioned by Zack Snyder, Deborah Snyder and Wesley Coller to create an exclusive art piece featuring Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman. The image was printed in quality paper for a thank you gift to all the folk from Cruel and Unusual Films, Snyder’s company and co-producer of Batman V […]

Cyborg Gets His Own Series From David Walker, Ivan Reis And Joe Prado

He was the only character in the New 52 Justice League line-up not to have his own series. Even Aquaman had two. There were rumours at the time that these were due to character contract comlpications that also doomed an announced Raven series, but these were dismissed. Now that the New 52 is no more, […]

Who Is Drawing The Multiversity Guidebook Anyway? (TO UPDATE)

Grant Morrison has written the Multiversity Guidebook. But who is drawing it? The DC Comics website lists Ben Oliver, Chris Sprouse, Dan Jurgens, Cameron Stewart, Klaus Janson, Gary Frank, Nicola Scott and “Various”. Whereas Amazon lists Giuseppe Camuncoli, Jae Lee, Jon Bogdanove, Gary Frank, Todd Nauck, Chris Sprouse, Andrew Robinson, Duncan Rouleau, Cameron Stewart, Pete […]



Is This Grant Morrison’s Own Cover For Multiversity #1?

This is the 1:100 variant cover for Multiversity #1, the new reality-bending comic book series written by Grant Morrison, the first issue drawn by Ivan Reis and Joe Prado, coloured by Nei Ruffino. I don’t know about you, but it looks to me as if it has been drawn by Grant Morrison himself. And based […]

Batman ’66: The Lost Episode By Harlan Ellison Comes To Comics

Spinning out of the DC Digital panel is news of Batman ’66: The Lost Episode, based on a story that Harlan Ellison wrote for the original show that was never produced. Script by Len Wein, artwork by Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez and Joe Prado, and cover by Alex Ross. Coming November 2014.

Cover Variance: Forever Evil #1 Variants By Ivan Reis And Joe Prado

Courtesy of the Aquaman Shrine twitter feed (giving away a a digital copy on Wednesday to a lucky follower), variant covers by Ivan Reis and Joe Prado to DC Comics’ Forever Evil #1 out this Wednesday, with Ultraman, Superwoman and Owlman variant covers… the new Trinity… So without the superheroes, who’s going to take them […]

Get A Brazilian Breakfast With Ivan Reis And Joe Prado At NYCC

There is a Brazilian crowdfunding project aiming to publish an art book named “Ícones dos Quadrinhos” (“Comics’ Icons”), where 100 artists around the world will draw their favorite comics characters. Artists include Ryan Sook, Alex Maleev, Sean Murphy, Peter Kuper, Ivan Reis, Mike Deodato, Eduardo Risso, Rafael Grampa and other Brazilian fan favourites. One of […]

Is Eddy Barrows The New Artist On Aquaman?

We now know it to be official. Ivan Reis and Joe Prado are leaving Aquaman to work on Justice League, with their Aquaman writer, Geoff Johns. But who will replace Reis and Prado on the book they made their own? The issue 15 cover for Aquaman, kicking off an Aquaman/Justice League crossover, looks very much […]