Rich Johnston Archives
Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.
Detective Comics #1076, solicited as being drawn by Jason Shawn Alexander, but now includes a story both written, drawn and coloured by Ram V
Diamond Comic Distributors have finally introduce a new, direct automatic payment option for their US retailers, AutoPay.
Reddit user KelsoAlghulNYC has posted pages from next week's Batman #138 to Reddit's Batman board yesterday... spoilers on...
Death Of Venomverse #2 saw the first appearance of the character Kid Venom, created by Taigami, to be collected in Kid Venom: Origins #1.
DC Comics cancelling trade paperbacks topped the Bleeding Cool chart yesterday, with two Batman comics from Tom King joining the list,
Stephen Milligan was a British Conservative politician who died in 1994 and inspired a character for both the BBC and CBS sitcom Ghosts.
At the end of Ultimate Invasion by Jonathan Hickman and Bryan Hitch, we saw Tony Stark and junior Kang, part of the new Ultimate Universe.
Dave Sim to implicate Chris Claremont over whatever went down with Marvelman and Miracleman? Time to pikc up Cerebus In Hell...
Local Comic Shop Day offers exclusive items and variant covers available only at bricks and mortar comic book stores. And so it is for 2023.
Tokyopop will publish Sumako Kari's Since I Could Die Tomorrow , which won the 23rd Manga Division Excellence Award.
There has been a spate, it seems, of DC Comics cancelling planned paperback or softcover editions of recent collections of comic books.
Here's a bunch of comic books going back to second printings - and in one case, fourth printings, part of Bleeding Cool's regular Printwatch reports.
Justice Society Of America by Geoff Johns and Mikel Janin, continues to slip down the schedules, with #9 now heading into 2024.
B7 Media has announced at this year’s Lakes that Dave Gibbons has recorded an audiobook of Confabulation: An Anecdotal Autobiography.
The Batman/Catwoman: The Gotham War: Prelude Batman Day Special Edition was meant to have "a 10-page original prelude story"
Doctor Geof doesn't really do...normal superhero comics, and The Lakes International Comic Art Festival is an unlikely place to launch one.
The way stores are selling the release of card game Disney Lorcana Chapter Two still topped the Bleeding Cool charts yesterday...
Metal Ninja Studios has stated that, after initially providing lettering services for Merc Publishing, it is now to take over publishing.
Daniel Wu and Sean Chen are creating a new comic book, Evermind, from 247 Comics and launched on Kickstarter to immediate success.
Monster-sized Bleeding Cool spoilers for the upcoming Justice League Vs Godzilla Vs King Kong comic by Brian Buccellato and Christian Duce
Critical Entertainment is a new Los Angeles-based comic book publishing company who have been doing the convention circuit, until now.
Blue Beetle #18 published by Fox in 1943 features the Golden Age version, who gained a little more attention due to the recent movie.
My Dog Is A Death Dog,, I Married My Female Friend, Obey Me and We Started A Threesome all launch in Seven Seas's December 2023 solicits
The new Blue Beetle movie has very little to do with the original Blue Beetle character published by Fox Comics in the thirties and forties.
Marvel Comics is to publish new Giant-Size one-shots starting with Giant-Size Spider-Man #1 and Giant-Size Fantastic Four #1 in January.
Pass The Monster Meat, Milady, How I Met My Soulmate and She's My Knight all launch their first volumes in Kodansha's December 2023 solicits
Natsuki Hokami's Demon Slayer Kimetsu Academy, Ai Yazawa's Neighborhood Story, Shikke's Pink Heart Jam in Viz Media's December 2023 solicits
The way stores are selling the release of Disney Lorcana Chapter Two topped the Bleeding Cool charts yesterday, even more than X-Men weddings
In 2017, Graeme McMillan writing for The Hollywood Reporter reported that Archie Comics was to publish a Dick Tracy Year One-style story.
Comic book creator Phil Hester posted two original artwork pages from The Dark Knight Returns by Frank Miller and Klaus Janson...