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Red Hood And The Outlaws Really Wants to Be The Men

Scott Lobdell Really Wants Red Hood’s Outlaws to Be the X-Men

The cover solicitation for Red Hood And The Outlaws #38 didn’t have any speech balloons on it. But the published one did. A phrase very familiar to mutant readers… …used over and over… …and over and over… …including a version popping up with similar effect in House Of X #1. The series has seen Jason […]

Red Hood: Outlaw #37 to Debut a New Non-Binary Superhero, DNA

Red Hood: Outlaw #37 to Debut New Non-Binary Superhero, DNA

This Wednesday sees a new issue of Red Hood: Outlaw, re-teaming writer Scott Lobdell with Kenneth Rocafort. They had a productive creative collaboration on Red Hood And The Outlaws, Teen Titans and Superman in the past. And now Rocafort returns to Red Hood just as Jason Todd has accepted an offer from Lex Luthor as […]

Roc Upchurch Returns to Comics With Survivalist Horror, “Everglade Angels”

Roc Upchurch, or John Upchurch, is best known as the artist and co-creator of Rat Queens, the Image Comics title co-created with Kurtis J Wiebe. The other reason he’s known in the comics industry is for leaving Rat Queens, In October 2014, Roc Upchurch was arrested on charges of domestic violence, specifically “Battery- Family Violence, […]

Sexual Harassment and the Comics Industry – Again

It’s not uncommon for allegations of sexual harassment to arise – or rather, be repeated when an individual is gaining prominence. And that seems to be happening right now with Scott Lobdell. Again. He is the current writer on comic books Red Hood: Outlaw and Nightwing for DC Comics, as well as the upcoming Heroes […]


Dan Jurgens Takes Over Nightwing from Scott Lobdell in April

In March, writer Eric Esquivel was set to co-write Nightwing with Scott Lobdell, with eventual plans for Esquivel to take over the title. That wasn’t to be due to obvious reasons. But it looks like DC has found a replacement, as a leaked-on-4chan solicit for April’s Nightwing #59 lists a new writer, Dan Jurgens, alongside […]

A Very Lobdell ThanXgiving Part 1: Uncanny X-Men #308 [X-ual Healing]

Ah, Thanksgiving, a wonderful holiday where families gather together to gorge on Turkey and stuffing, watch football, and argue viciously about politics. What better time could there be to slip away from your loved ones and read about comics on the internet? We’ve got your back here at X-ual Healing, the weekly X-Men recap column, […]

First Look at Grimmer, Grittier, Dickless Post-Shooting Nightwing #50

DC Comics has revealed a preview of Nightwing #50, otherwise known as the prequel to Scott Lobdell’s upcoming epic Nightwing run. This story takes place after the now Dickless Nightwing has recovered from the gun shot to the head he suffered in Batman #55. A press release contains more details: Things haven’t been easy for […]

Ban These Books: 5 Comics We Should Ban for #BannedBooksWeek [SPOILERS]

Banned Books Week is coming up later this month, a celebration of freedom of speech and the right to artistic expression. But what if banning books is sometimes the right thing to do? While we here at Bleeding Cool support the message of Banned Books Week in general, we’ve given it some thought and come […]

Red Hood and the Outlaws Annual #2 Review: Jason and Roy Ride Again

Red Hood is back on the island where he and the Outlaws once resided. Arsenal is sticking around while Jason heals up. After Jason heals up, the two look into a drug trade that recently killed as many as 300 people in the U.S. They track the trade back to Suzie Su, and her sisters […]

Red Hood and the Outlaws #25 cover by Trevor Hairsine and Antonio Fabela

Red Hood and the Outlaws #25 Review: Poignant, Intense, and Compelling

The Red Hood evades the GCPD after gunning down the Penguin in the streets. Things complicate when the Outlaws’ flying fortress begins to fall out of the sky. This provides a distraction, but the Batman is after Red Hood now too. This leads to a fight between the two former partners. Meanwhile, Bizarro and Artemis […]

Red Hood and the Outlaws #24 cover by Trevor Hairsine and Antonio Fabela

Red Hood and the Outlaws #24 Review: A Bizarrely Affecting and Tragic Story

Oswald Cobblepot, aka the Penguin, is being honored by Gotham City for restoring Monstertown. This doesn’t sit well with Red Hood, who is ready to rub Penguin from the face of the Earth. Meanwhile, Bizarro’s intellect continues to fade as he watches a movie made from his memories of the Outlaws. Artemis is trying to […]

Red Hood and the Outlaws #23 cover by Trevor Hairsine and Antonio Fabela

Red Hood and the Outlaws #23 Review: Compounding Daddy Issues

The Red Hood is fighting off the Penguin’s men in a graveyard. He recently uncovered letters sent to him by his incarcerated father, whom is now dead. These letters have compelled Jason to visit his deceased dad. However, the Penguin has an axe to grind and won’t let the Red Hood do anything without a […]

Red Hood and the Outlaws #22 cover by Trevor Hairsine and Antonio Fabela

Red Hood and the Outlaws #22 Review: The Plight of Bizarro

Red Hood settles up with the Penguin. Artemis meets with Lex Luthor over the welfare of Bizarro while reminiscing over the time she worked for the Metropolis mogul. Bizarro himself ponders the things he has enjoyed about having a higher intellect as it begins to fade away from him. Scott Lobdell has always had a […]


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Scott Lobdell Signs with Abrams Artists Agency and Zero Gravity Management

Writer of DC Comics’ Red Hood & The Outlaws and Aspen’s No World, Scott Lobdell, has signed with Abrams Artists Agency and Zero Gravity Management for film, television, and new media. It’s less to do with his comics and more to do with his writing the Universal/Blumhouse horror comedy movie Happy Death Day, a Scream reworking […]

Color Your Own Damn Dirty Apes: BOOM! Studios April 2018 Solicits

Brian Wood and Jorge Coelho bring your Robocop: Citizens Arrest #1, Nicole Andelfinger, Esdras Cristobal, Sarah Webb, Brittney Williams, and Ilaria Catalani bring you the R is for Reptar special, WWE brings you a Wrestlemania 2018 special, Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers Annual 2018 comes at you, and you can finally color your own Planet of the Apes. All this is brought to you by BOOM! Studios April solicits. Details below. ROBOCOP: CITIZENS ARREST […]

Red Hood And The Outlaws #15 Review: Flawed But Fun

Red Hood and the Outlaws, Bizarro and Artemis, take up crimefighting residence in Gotham City. With Bizarro’s intelligence and motives fluctuating, he puts out a challenge to the Batman Family…unbeknownst to his teammates in the Outlaws. This brings Batwoman, Batwing, Clayface, Orphan, and Azrael to their doorstep, and the two groups duke it out for […]


Scott Lobdell Asks Comics Creators To Send Gabby Some Spider-Man

Comic book and movie writer Scott Lobdell recently left social media. But he returned to Facebook today with a message for his readers and fellow creators. He posted the following, Someone sent me the above picture today, and introduced me to the plight of young Gabby Millay. She is 6 years old, and as you […]