Bob Harras

Top 100 Power List of Comics, 2019 Edition

The Complete Bleeding Cool Top 100 Power List of Comics 2019, in Full

Marvel calls him their secret weapon when it comes to making a lot of money. Bob Harras (Up) Editor-In-Chief of the DC publishing line This is more of a managerial role than at rival publishers, but Harras has a strong reputation for keeping the comic books coming out on time and enforcing stringent penalties for[...]

DC Shakeup: Mark Doyle Takes Control Of Vertigo And Young Animal

As part of an editorial restructuring announced by DC Comics today that has divided DC into three separate kingdoms, each with an Executive Editor reporting to Editor-in-Chief Bob Harras, Mark Doyle has been promoted and installed as the new ruler of both Vertigo and Young Animal Doyle has ruled over the Batman family books since 2014, but[...]

When Bob Harras Ruled The Roost – MTV Visited Marvel In 1992 out the very relaxed and chilled Bob Harras And a happy sighting of Mark Gruenwald... out the very relaxed and chilled Bob Harras And a happy sighting of Mark Gruenwald... out the very relaxed and chilled Bob Harras[...]

The Weekend's Gossip About DC Decision Day

This is Philip Bond's Christmas card, sent from the Bond family,  including Executive Editor of Vertigo Comics, Shelly Bond. And this is Philip's only comment on whether he expects to be moving from New Jersey to California in 2015… you could take it either way. This weekend, many comic book professionals were gossiping about what […]

Last Night's Gossip About The DC Comics Move (UPDATE)

There will be no compulsory redundancies.While all eyes are on the New York DC Comics office and who exactly will move with the publisher and who will quit, the names of Bob Harras, Bobbie Chase and Joey Cavalieri are being mentioned as those who won't be moving And while a family man like Batman Group[...]

So… Who To Write Superboy? The Speculation Starts Here.

A reader writes; "I saw DC Comics editorial execs Bob Harras, Bobbie Chase and Eddie Berganza at the Hyatt hotel yesterday eating/drinking with Tony Lee I know Tony scripted that issue of Superboy #19 a few months ago, but then nothing."Then I read your story about Justin Jordan leaving Superboy Would it be putting two and[...]

Keith Giffen Leaves Legion Of Superheroes After Two Issues?

It was meant to be the reunion of Team Levitz/Giffen. Two creators, both committed to Legion stories, both working on the book separately and together in the past, both with The Great Darkness Saga on their resumes. And reunited again for new Legion Of Superheroes stories, starting this month. However, I understand that, despite the solicitations […]

He Said, She Said

Gail Simone, in early December. Okay, well, if you read the news on Bleeding Cool, I unfortunately have the sad duty to confirm that it’s true.  As of Wednesday of last week, I was informed by an email from  my new editor that I am no longer the writer of Batgirl. Two weeks later, she writes; I Know[...]

When Dan DiDio Was Going To Put Mark Waid In Charge Of DC Comics

Which was and is his prerogative as EIC, but man, there's little more demoralizing than taking the ball down to the one-yard line and then being benched by the guy who kept referring to COUNTDOWN as '52 done right.' Bob Harras as the current Editor-In-Chief is probably keeping that situation the way it is[...]

C2E2: DC New 52 Panel – "Wonder Woman Has Gone To Hell Already"

Cody Walker writes for Bleeding Cool from C2E2.Panel list - Bob Harras, new editorial director of the New DC Group, Bobbie Chase, Brian Azzarello, Chris Burnham, Cliff Chiang, Tony Daniel, Kyle Higgins, Jimmy Palmiotti, Scott Snyder, and Geoff Johns Still no Gail Simone.We start with the second wave of the DC New 52.Batman Inc[...]

Two DC Editors. Five Interviews. Nothing Said.

Eddie Berganza and Bob Harras both did interviews together for iFanboy, Newsarama, Comic Vine, CBR and The Beat, all released within minutes of each other And both managed to say very little indeed.That it's not a complete reboot of continuity Which we knew.That past continuity will still count Which we knew.That they've been planning it[...]

Bob Harras Named EIC of DC Comics (UPDATE)

But choosing Bob Harras as the new editor-in-chief is interesting for two big reasons First, as X-Men editor, it was on his watch that Jim Lee became the superstar (and now Co-Publisher of DC Comics) he is today And secondly, choosing Marvel's pre-Quesada editor-in-chief smacks of taunting Marvel in much the[...]