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.
Magma Comix made its first appearance at the ComicsPro retailer summit in Pittsburgh this week, talking about a multi-distributor approach
Earlier today, Bleeding Cool posted that actor/singer Josh Gad was writing his first comic book called The Writer from Dark Horse Comics.
Marvel gives away Spider-Man, Deadpool, Thor & Ms Marvel For Free with Marvel Must Haves - March 2024 #1 out on the 6th of March.
The updated listings for the DC/Marvel Amalgam Omnibus have removed two of the Gerard Jones-written comics, JLX and Magnetic Men.
James Bond #5 in Dynamite's May 2024 solicits still has only one cover. But lots for Space Ghost, Red Sonja, ThunderCats, Hercules, Gargoyles
Philip Kennedy Johnson & Somnath Pal's Crocodile Black #1 Begins in Boom Studios' May 2024 Solicits... As Armory Wars Ends
Josh Gad writes a comic about being a writer, Writer #1 with Ben Berkowitz, Max Berkowitz & Ariel Olivetti in Dark Horse's May 2024 solicits
Devlin Waugh by Ales Kot & PJ Holden returns to Judge Dredd Megazine #468, part of 2000AD/Rebellion's May 2024 solicits and solicitations.
Toby Press published just one issue of Sorority Secrets #1 during the 1950s comic book romance boom. But what's inside?
Titan Comics is bringing Rivers Of London: Stray Cat Blues by Ben Aaronovitch, Andrew Cartmel and Jose Maria Beroy to their May 2024 solicits
The Previews front cover features the return of Titan Comics’ Gun Honey while the back page features the launch of Dynamite's Space Ghost.
The launch of DC Comics' Absolute Power summer event topped yesterday's traffic at Bleeding Cool, where you can still read all about stuff.
This is first time Marvel Comics has published an Uncle Scrooge comic. And the y have gotten Jason Aaron to do it. Yes, I know.
DC Comics announces 25 Absolute Power comics, all written by Mark Waid... so far. And all for this summer. Has it corrupted already?
Ryan North and Javier Garrón have a new comic book crossover, Weapon X-Traction, running across eight Marvel comics this summer.
DC Comics has told comic shop owners and employees that they will be moving back to comic books going on sale on Wednesdays.
At ComicsPro, Geoff Johns laid out a schedule for the new creator-owned shared universe Ghost Machine, publishing through Image Comics.
DC Comics is launching Absolute Power in July with Amanda Waller removing all superpowers - preview artwork shows how that affects Superman.
DC Comics creates its own version of Marvel's Epic Line, DC Finest, a new way to collect classic character comics for new and old readers
DC Comics announced the return of the Elseworlds imprint at New York Comic Con, last year. But we hadn't heard anything about them since.
In July, DC Comics launches their summer event Absolute Power around a 4-issue series by the World's Finest team Mark Waid and Dan Mora.
Ablaze has issued its May 2024 solicits, including Marshal Bass, about the first Black Deputy US Marshal, by Darko Macan and Igor Kordey.
Vault Comics publish the collection of their bigger selling title Unnatural Order by Chris Yost and Val Rodrigues in their May 2024 solicits.
Boom Studios descended on the ComicsPro Summit in Pitttsburgh and promised that 2024 would be a big year for Keanu Reeves’ Brzrkr.
2024 is the fifth year anniversary of James Tynion UV’s biggest hit, Something Is Killing The Children, with co-creator Werther Dell’Edera.
There must be more than Batman and Spider-Man, according to Boom Studios publisher Filip Sablik at ComicsPro Summit.
There is no Ultimate comic book launch in May. But there is one in June... Ultimates #1 by Deniz Camp and Juan Frigeri.
The Image Select Retailer Award, announced for the ComicsPRO Summit, is intended to reward comic shops that go "above and beyond".
IDW May 2024 solicits are all about Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles with Black, White & Green with Declan Shalvey & TMNT Alpha by Jason Aaron
Today, for the ComicsPRO retailer summit, Diamond has announced a new flat rate for shipping within the USA served by UPS