Tom Taylor


Meet Osita, Lok, and Chaos Kitten, the New Members of DC's Suicide Squad

Meet Osita, Lok, and Chaos Kitten, the New Members of DC’s Suicide Squad

Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo are relaunching Suicide Squad at DC Comics in December, a story Bleeding Cool told you about first after DC screwed up and published their press release before the EX-X-XCLUSIVE interview they had lined up with Sexy Dora the Explorer advocacy website THR. When we last checked in on how things […]

Marvel Comics Just Fixed the Biggest Problem With the New Star Wars Movies

Marvel Comics Just Fixed the Biggest Problem With the New Star Wars Movies

When Disney revived the Star Wars trilogy with The Force Awakens in 2015, fans were glad to see favorite characters like Luke, Leia, Han, and Chewie return to the screen alongside new stars like Rey, Finn, and Poe. But it wasn’t all a happy reunion, as the movie’s saddest moment came when Kylo Ren killed […]

Tom Taylor Reveals Another Character for Suicide Squad Relaunch

Tom Taylor Reveals Another New Character for Suicide Squad Relaunch

Following Bleeding Cool’s scoop (thanks to DC accidentally publishing their press release the night before they were set to run an EX-X-XCSLUSIVE interview with THR) of Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo’s Suicide Squad relaunch, Australia’s Favorite Son has revealed another of new characters who will be on the team, joining the previously-announced Thylacine and Wink. […]


Tom Taylor Writes Detective Comics in December... But Only For One Issue

Tom Taylor Writes Detective Comics in December… But Only For One Issue

Australia’s favorite son Tom Taylor will be the new writer of Detective Comics in December… for one issue. Taylor is the guest writer for Detective Comics #1017 alongside artist Fernando Blanco for a one-off winter tale set to explore the relationship between Batman and Damian Wayne. The issue hits stores on December 11th. DETECTIVE COMICS […]

OfTom Taylor and Bruno Redondo Relaunch Suicide Squad in December

Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo Relaunch Suicide Squad in December (Confirmed)

Last week, we posted tweets from writer Tom Taylor and artist Bruno Redondo which seemed to be hinting at a relaunch of Suicide Squad. Today, we have official confirmation via DC’s website, of a new series to launch in December, with a new team and even a new leader replacing Amanda Waller. It looks like […]


#SquadGoals: Tom Taylor Teases New Project at DC Comics... Could It Be Suicide Squad?

#SquadGoalsDC: Tom Taylor Teases New Project at DC Comics… Could It Be Suicide Squad?

Last year, Bleeding Cool Rumourmonger-in-Chief Rich Johnston claimed that DC was planning to relaunch Suicide Squad with Brian Azzarello writing, and Wally West starring. But eight months later, with no Suicide Squad relaunch appearing, the structure of Heroes Crisis changed, Azzarello’s relationship with DC changed by the Batpenis controversy, and Event Leviathan changing the status […]

Watch Tom Taylor Balance a Chair on His Face at SDCC

Watch Tom Taylor Balance a Chair on His Face at SDCC

Some people go to Comic-Con to learn about the latest comic book news. Some people go to meet the stars of their favorite movies and TV shows. Some go for the cosplay. Some go for the exclusive merchandise. But the best reason to go to Comic-Con? The chance to see superstar comic book writer Tom […]

The Cover to DCeased #5... and a "Crazy" Follow-Up?

The Cover to DCeased #5… and a “Crazy” Follow-Up?

DCeased has been a very successful DC ripoff of Marvel Zombies. So successful, in fact, that it spawned its own ripoff of a ripoff in Marvel’s Contagion. And so it goes. Just heard #DCeased #2 was @DCComics' top selling comic for June!Thank you so much to all the readers & retailers backing our horrific series. […]

Injustice: Gods Amongst Us Comic Used to Smuggle Crystal Meth into Australia

DC Comics Used to Smuggle Crystal Meth into Australia

Australian comic book writer Tom Taylor wrote the successful line of comic books loosely based on the DC Comics game Injustice: Gods Among Us for many years. So maybe he might feel a small sense of pride at this one. As reported by local news station ABC, police have shut down a drug smuggling operation […]

DCeased #1 Returns to Life with Second Printing

DCeased #1 Returns to Life with Second Printing

DCeased #2 is in stores today, continuing Tom Taylor, Trevor Hairsine, and Stefano Guadiano’s universe-changing zombie romp across the DCU. But for fans who may have missed out on the first issue, there’s no need to shamble around starving for DCeased. Writer Taylor announced on Twitter that the issue is getting a second printing, set to […]

Dark Tower

Ron Howard Says ‘The Dark Tower’ Film “Should Have Been Horror”

The Dark Tower, a rare Stephen King-adapted misfire, was shunned by critics and audiences alike upon its theatrical release in 2017 and producer Ron Howard has some ideas to why. While promoting his latest documentary Pavarotti, Howard spoke to MTV’s Happy Sad Confused podcast about the changes made in the film adaptation from King’s popular […]

DC Comics Sends DCeased Writer Box Full of Live Spiders and Scorpions

DC Comics Sends DCeased Writer Box Full of Live Spiders and Scorpions

We used to think that DC was far superior to Marvel when it comes to handing out comps to their talent. For one thing, when Marvel refused to send a copy of the Vision hardcover to writer Tom King, it was DC Editor Jamie Rich who purchased and sent him one. But maybe sometimes it’s […]

Harley Quinn Goes Full Zombie on Jee Hyung-Lee Variant for DCeased #1

Harley Quinn, Batman Zombified for DCeased #1 Variants

Writer Tom Taylor has taken to Twitter to reveal more variant covers for DCeased #1, for which final order cutoff is today. Taylor shared a variant by artist Jee-Hyung Lee featuring Harley Quinn in full zombie mode Monday: Today is the final order cut-off for #DCeased #1.And we saved one of our creepiest variant covers […]


Is Tom Taylor’s #DCeased DC’s Answer to Marvel Zombies?

Yesterday, Bleeding Cool Rumourmonger-in-Chief Rich Johnston wondered whether Superman would kill Darkseid as part of #DCeased, a mysterious new DC Comics project writer Tom Taylor has been teasing on Twitter. Back in December, we wondered whether Taylor was planning to kill off the entire DC Universe based on tweets that seem to have been teasing […]

In Goodbye Post for X-Men Red, Tom Taylor Says He Could Have Written Series for Years

In a bittersweet farewell that will surely leave fans wishing for an alternate universe in which the X-Men line wasn’t relaunched, X-Men Red writer Tom Taylor revealed that he could have written the fan-favorite series “for years” if it hadn’t been canceled to make way for the return of Uncanny X-Men. “I’m truly sorry to […]

Is Tom Taylor Planning to Kill the DC Universe?

Tom Taylor has been writing excessively brutal Injustice comics for DC Comics since 2013, but what if Taylor were allowed to apply his bloodthirsty pen to the regular DC Universe? That’s just what’s going to happen in the near future, according to Taylor himself. It started with Taylor’s response to Newsarama’s Chris Arrant, who asked […]