Today, TIME Magazine named Greta Thunberg as their Person Of The Year. This is often considered an honorific, but it is given to the person or persons that the magazine's editorial board believe made the greatest impact that year. It is worth pointing out that previous holders of the title included Hitler, Stalin, Nixon, Ayatollah […]
Today sees the publication of the much anticipated Batman: Dark Knight Returns: The Golden Child from Frank Miller and Rafael Grampa. We pointed out yesterday that there was a certain amount of Trump re-election campaigning going on, and a riot taking place as a result. But that's just a tiny amount compared to the full […]
Frank Miller's politics are… interesting. Dark Knight Returns, a fairly libertarian volume was nevertheless heavily critical of Ronald Reagan's interventionist policies. Holy Terror was seen as Islamophobic and reactionary. He spoke out against the Occupy Wall Street protestors, suggesting they should sign up for the US Army. And he talks negatively about Donald Trump, telling […]
Over the weekend, Bleeding Cool reported that DC Comics has withdrawn a tweet using the Rafael Grampa upcoming cover of Batman: The Dark Knight Returns: The Golden Child. This came after criticism from Chinese critics that it made reference to Hong Kong protests, featuring Batwoman dressed in black throwing a molotov cocktail and that the use […]
DC Collectibles have revealed their solicitations for product that will ship in January, including a new CW-style Batwoman statue, new Essentials figures, two new Batman statues, and the Catwoman part of their latest diorama statue series. Check it all out below! DCTV BATWOMAN: BATWOMAN STATUE sculpted by JAMES MARSANO A new symbol of hope is […]
Welcome to the daily Lying In The Gutters. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. Top five stories from yesterday: Chris Claremont Puts Batman Damned #1 In Perspective Frank Miller and Rafael Grampa Working Together on Dark Knight: The Golden Child Batman Damned Now Sells For $2500 on eBay The Walking Dead […]
Next Frame is a Swedish project in which Brazilian comic creator and favourite of Bleeding Cool, Rafael Grampá and his corporate shill sponsors Absolut invite users from around the world to co-create a crowd-sourced animated film. It's the first time Grampá has opened up his creative process like this, and also a first-of-this-kind collaboration for […]
At Bleeding Cool, Rafael Grampa is one of our favourite cartoonists so, basically, any excuse… clicky for biggy…
[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NaUJMHNlSkM[/youtube] This is the clip from the new Nike Brasil TV ad, featuring the art of legendary Brazilian cartoonist Rafael Grampa, animated. It's one of a number of vignettes that show the Brazilian football team in a match, that cuts away to show different sorts of football games, with children, with cartoon giants, with black […]
Absolut Vodka's Transform Today campaign highlights artists from different media and tells their story. Marvel and Dark Horse artist Raphael Grampa got the Absolut treatment here. Rafael Grampá is a Brazilian graphic novel artist and writer. Infusing his work with amazing linework, stunning colors and fantastic details, Grampá puts his own unique style stamp onto […]
A few pretty pictures to end the day with. Thanks to Timothy The 2013 Christmas Card for the Sherlock Holmes Society Of London, as designed and drawn by Bryan Talbot. The first looks at Fairy Quest 2 by Humberto Ramos. From Ruben Martinez, Epic Adventure Time, soon to be a print…. and the rough that […]
UPDATE: Fixed HTML Here's the ad, Rafael Grampá working in collaboration with musician Woodkid, media artist Aaron Koblin and fashion designer Yiqing Yin. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=93uIGknDJIc[/youtube] Here's Rafael Grampá's take; [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TKI_iAh5f_A[/youtube] And this is how you feel after downing a bottle of Absolut.
As Rafael Grampa writes; My version for The Joker for a DC Comics project! Pay attention and try to see the two mouths. He wants to make you think that he is laughing all the time, but he isn't.
As we've noted, all current media seems obsessed with a gay Green Lantern or a Gay X-Man or usually both. None more than Brazilian TV programme Fantastico, which recently ran a piece on the companies' news, mixing up Alan Scott and Hal Jordan on the way, bringing in Wertham allegations against Batman and Grant Morrison's […]