Lying In The Gutters


When MArk Millar Wrote Rich Johnston Into Mark Millar's Youngblood

When Mark Millar Wrote Rich Johnston Into Rob Liefeld’s Youngblood Bloodsport

A long time ago, Mark Millar wrote a Youngblood comic book drawn by Rob Liefeld called Youngblood: Bloodsport, published by Arcade Comics. The first issue was published in 2004 and Mark Millar finished writing scripts for issues 2 and 3. But of issue 2’s publication, there was none. Liefeld then said that the second issue […]

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; […]

The Daily LITG – 8th September 2018 – Heroes In Crisis In Crisis

Welcome to the third daily Lying In The Gutters. A runaround yesterday’s news on the site and what we might expect today. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. Here are the five most-read stories from yesterday. What Does Heroes In Crisis Mean For Geoff Johns’s Optimistic Vision Of DC Rebirth? Dragon Con: […]

The Daily LITG – 6th September 2018 – Captain, My Captain Marvel

Welcome to the second daily Lying In The Gutters. A runaround yesterday’s news on the site and what we might expect today. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. Here are the five most-read stories from yesterday. 10 Photos From ‘Captain Marvel’: Skrull, Mar-Vell, and Ronan Giving the Finger to Grant Morrison […]


Lying in the Gutters for Easter Sunday 2018

In a move not exactly in keeping with the season, Easter Monday will see longstanding comic book writer Gerard Jones plead guilty on charges of possession and distribution of child pornography. Bleeding Cool ran details of the case, prosecution and defence statements over incarceration as well as letters in support of Jones from the comic […]

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Lying in the Gutters – 11th March 2018 – The Eyes of the World Are on Stan Lee

Despite ECCC fallout, #SXSW, and a week of more Bleeding Cool rumours from past weeks being officially confirmed, such as Black Label, Kelly Sue DeConnick on Wonder Woman and the reboot of Deadpool that started off the whole Fresh Start rumours, it was coverage of comic book creators talking about Stan Lee‘s current situation that […]


new archie character and more geeky news

Lying in the Gutters, 21st January 2018 – Kindness Works, Allegedly

So this is what Nancy Silberkleit, co-CEO of Archie Comics has been reading this week… Thankyou to @richjohnston @bleedingcool for this story https://t.co/9qy0oWpmcs #kindnessworks — Nancy Silberkleit (@NancyEduSpeaker) January 21, 2018 But what have you been reading? Let’s find out! If you haven’t signed up for the Lying in the Gutters weekly email, you can do […]

Harley Quinn and more geeky news

Lying in the Gutters – 7th January 2018 – Harley New Year!

And so begins 2018 — the first Lying in the Gutters of the year. A look back at the previous week, at what people read — and what they didn’t. And the realisation that everyone loves a screw-up. Expect the Bleeding Cool Rumour Awards to run tomorrow… but first… If you haven’t signed up to […]

wonder woman statue and more geeky news

Lying in the Gutters, Christmas Eve 2017: It’s a Wonder Woman Habit

Welcome to the Christmas Eve edition of Lying in the Gutters, showing you exactly what Bleeding Cool readers were clicking on this week. Next week we will have the top 20 traffic of the year… will any of these be on it? Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week Major Crimes Season 6: Ending Series Surprises […]



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Lying In The Gutters – October 8th, 2017 – Everyone Up In Arms At NYCC

That’s from Ty Templeton, there. addressing just one of the controversies at New York Comic Con. So what have you been reading this week? Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week “Black”, “Homo” And “Freaking Females”: Heated Scenes As Retailers Turn On Each Other At Marvel NYCC Q&A Marvel Announces Promotion With Arms Manufacturer Northrop Grumman […]

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Lying In The Gutters, October 1st, 2017 – Legacy And Politics

Marvel launched their Legacy comic books this week, as the culture wars jumped a couple of notches. So what else have you been reading this week? Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week ‘Vikings’ Unleashes Valkyries In First Trailer For Season 5 Who Returns In Marvel Legacy #1, Revealed (MAJOR SPOILERS UPDATE) Fifteen Big Spoilers For […]

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Lying In The Gutters – September 25th, 2017 – Squirrelled Away

Posting from an unburnt Airbnb somewhere in the heart of Leeds, I’ve been enjoying the joys of Thought Bubble. What have you been reading this week? Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week Why Does Marvel Allow Such Awful Squirrel Girl Art To Be Published? The Black Mirror That Netflix Can’t Stream Adds Claire North, Cory […]

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Lying In The Gutters – September 17th, 2017 – Hush, Baby Darkseid

It’s been a week of Twitter outrage, video outrage, and the restraint of a comic book publisher who is promising not to pull the udder one. But what have you been reading? Well, despite all the social media fuss, it looks to be more about what you’ve been watching instead… Throw those horns up, Baby […]

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Lying In The Gutters – September 10th, 2017 – Hurricane Season

Hurricanes are upon us. Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone affected, and donations will follow. I hope we can all help in whatever way we can around the world. Here’s what you’ve been reading this week: Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week Disney World Is Preparing For Hurricane Irma: What You Need To Know Stupid Things […]

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Lying In The Gutters – September 3rd, 2017 – Goodbye Mazikeen, For Now

So what have you been reading this week? Lesley-Ann Brandt’s Mazikeen Won’t Be In The Early Part Of Lucifer Season 3 Daredevil Season 3: Are We Looking At ‘Born Again’? 4Chan User Trolls Marvel’s ‘America’, Gets Letter Printed Alisa Norris, *That* Supergirl Cosplayer, Wants To Give Her Side. Again. Rick And Morty’s Dan Harmon Did […]