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Brian Bolland Redraws Killing Joke as Rorschach Forbidden Planet Cover

Brian Bolland Redraws Killing Joke as Rorschach Forbidden Planet Cover

Forbidden Planet has commissioned a retailer exclusive cover by Brian Bolland for Rorschach #1, the unauthorised Watchmen sequel by Tom King and Jorge Fornes to be published by DC Comics next month And he is referencing one of his own famous covers to do so The Killing Joke.[caption id="attachment_1264869" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Brian Bolland Redraws Killing[...]

15 Hours Of Celebrity Interviews For Forbidden Planets 42nd Birthday

15 Hours Of Celebrity Interviews For Forbidden Planet's 42nd Birthday

Also including videos with Mark Millar, Alice Cooper, William Shatner, Steven Moffat, Mark Gatiss, Chris Claremont, Duncan Jones, Leigh Balch, Run DMC, Gerard Way, Ben Aaronovitch, Michael Moorcock, Simon Pegg, V.E.Schwab, Brian Bolland, Dave Gibbons and more So.. what else were you going to do with your weekend?https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qAOQg6jToTkhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-M_QHvPh40Yhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ccUrDX9Ohckhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DtiH4Mt9GV8https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YTVOEL4E0jMhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IflZ1feV0CQhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kIVNMF6qeHQhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DRKGuMHUhAQhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ny58qGx5jcMhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZuF5u4-PAZYhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nFJ3ukHf-cI&t=73shttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yHRe4ql6-o4https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S66PJVDhTGchttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qH3wdOPmBbwhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AW2gss65BR0https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4PH-qwRyDaIhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AjQnTWpUWg8https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VfvjPQajEu4https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-F3WMQJ9yrYhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LH9XSaVdwachttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MJu-XHGv-tQhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rk2zPu-AABoAnd there's plenty of Behind The Scenes interviews[...]

The Perfect Joker Commission by Brian Bolland

The Perfect Joker Commission by Brian Bolland

A decade-and-half ago he commissioned the following piece from Brian Bolland At a time when DC Comics would have been about to publish the 80th Anniversary Joker comic book, we thought this might be a time to celebrate this one particular piece On the ComicArtFans website, where fans upload the work that they own, Chris[...]

The Daily LITG 26th March 2020 &#8211 Happy Birthday Clydene Nee

The Daily LITG, 26th March 2020 – Happy Birthday Clydene Nee

X-Men, Hellions and Wolverine SpoilersOne year ago...'The Walking Dead' Season 9, Episode 16 "The Storm" [PREVIEW] 'The Orville' Season 2, Episode 11 "Lasting Impressions" Review [Spoilers] DC's Dan DiDio Addresses Issues With TPBs, Hardcovers, Omnibuses and More Looking at Everyone in Mark Brooks' Art For Jonathan Hickman's House Of X and Power Of X [...]


Which Seven Comic Book Creators Appear in the Credits to Joker

Which Seven Comic Book Creators Appear in the Credits to "Joker"?

Brian Bolland, J M DeMatteis, Keith Giffen and Irv Novick.Novick drew a lot of comics over his sixty-odd year career, including a run in Batman with Frank Robbins - who does not get credited He also was the artist for the launch of The Joker comic book with Dennis O’Neill - though Dennis does not[...]

Image Comics to Pulp 3000 Copies of The Art Of Brian Bolland Unless&#8230

Image Comics to Pulp 3,000 Copies of The Art Of Brian Bolland, Unless…

In 2008, Image Comics published the phenomenal hardcover volume, The Art Of Brian Bolland, celebrating and reflecting the comic book artwork of one of the medium's true masters, Brian Bolland It cost $50. Often referred to as the "artist's artist," Brian Bolland has spent the last quarter century producing some of the most memorable and inspiring[...]

Brian Bollands Classic Wonder Woman Cover

Brian Bolland's Classic Wonder Woman Cover

The interior artist was staying the same, Jill Thompson, but the editorial control went from Karen Berger to Dan Thorsland and Brian Bolland was brought in as the cover artist He would do 40 covers in all, carrying the character to issue #100 and through a costume change that many fans would like to forget[...]

Brian Bollands Iconic Joker Becomes New Statue

Brian Bolland's Iconic Joker Becomes New Statue

Brian Bolland's cover from Batman: The Killing Joke has been turned into a 1/6th scale statue standing 13" inches tall It was sculpted by David Giraud and will be available July 2017.Batman: The Killing Joke by Alan Moore and Bolland is one of the most critically acclaimed Batman story ever printed and was recently turned into[...]

Its All Right To Steal It Its Only A Comic&#8230

It's All Right To Steal It, It's Only A Comic…

It pinches a drawing straight from the pages of a Judge Dredd strip drawn by Brian Bolland in 1980 Should we, the protectors of all things popular and dorky, cast judgement in a moment of protective fervour? Well, as with all art conversations, it’s complicated.I reached out to Bolland because I was interested in two[...]

Next Week&#8230 Ill Be At London Super Comic Con. Will You

Next Week… I'll Be At London Super Comic Con. Will You?

If you see me, say hi, I always appreciate it.Here's a look at what's waiting for me.Attending creators include Brian Bolland, Frank Cho, David Finch, Humberto Ramos, Mike Zeck, Marv Wolfman, David Aja, Heather Antos, Mahmud Asrar, Jeremy Bastion, Simone Bianchi, Mark Buckingham, Howard Chaykin, Ian Churchill, Katie Cook, Steve Dillon, Duncan Fegredo, Meredith Finch, Gary[...]

Gosh Comics And Brian Bolland Create Gaze Into The Fist Of Dredd Print

Gosh Comics And Brian Bolland Create 'Gaze Into The Fist Of Dredd' Print

Appearing in 2000AD #227 during the Judge Death Lives storyline, this Brian Bolland image of Judge Dredd has been used over and over and over, over the years.Now Gosh Comics in London, 2000AD in Oxford and Brian Bolland in the nethersphere have created the following signed printLimited to 200 copies and signed by Brian Bolland,[...]

Brian Bolland Talks Killing Joke Past Present And Future

Brian Bolland Talks Killing Joke, Past, Present And Future

The other day we ran a snippet of a then-upcoming interview with Brian Bolland in Russia, from the website spidermedia.ru in which he talked about a possible sequel to The Killing Joke, his classic Batman story with Alan Moore.The full interview has now run, including further mention of a Killing Joke sequel, and how Bolland has[...]

DC Asked Brian Bolland For A Killing Joke Sequel

DC Asked Brian Bolland For A Killing Joke Sequel

Brian Bolland is currently in Russia for the KomMissia comic convention Well, the folk from ex-pirate comics site Spider-Media.ru were on hand to ask the man what's up, and will run an interview with him tomorrow.But they wanted to get one question-and-answer out of the way Just as Dark Knight is getting a threequel, Watchmen[...]

Brian Bolland Art Adams Max Brooks And More Now Coming To London Super Comic Con In March&#8230

Brian Bolland, Art Adams, Max Brooks And More Now Coming To London Super Comic Con In March…

you can see that Bleeding Cool's publisher must be in attendance!The new names are Arthur Adams, Simone Bianchi, Brian Bolland, Max Brooks, Mark Buckingham, Joyce Chin, Garth Ennis, Kieron Gillen, Adi Granov, Tabitha Lyons, Ron Marz, Ireland Reid, Esad Ribic, David Roach, Laura Sindall, Rachel Stott, David Wachter and Jeremy WhitleyThey will join guests such as Ed McGuinness, Dexter Vines, David Mack, Yildiray Cinar, Neil Edwards, Rahsan Ekedal , Sabine Rich, Victor Santos, Christian Ward, J.K[...]

And Finally&#8230 The History Of The DC Universe As It Was

And Finally… The History Of The DC Universe, As It Was

Craig Russell, Mart Nodell, Joe Staton, Dave Stevens, Bill Sienkiewicz, Jack Kirby, Mike Royer, Keith Giffen, Bret Blevins, Al Williamson, Michael Kaluta, Gene Colan, Steve Lightle, Brian Bolland, Michael T Gilbert, Jim Starlin, Joe Kubert, Arthur Adams, Walter Simonson, Paul Norris, Mike Grell, Mary Wilshire, Andy Kubert, Gil Kane, Kurt Schaffenberger, Bob Kane, Curt Swan, George[...]

From Strip To Script &#8211 Judge Dredd: Greatest Single Panel In Comics

From Strip To Script – Judge Dredd: Greatest Single Panel In Comics?

Chasing weekly deadlines demands a certain brevity.Wagner is writing here with Alan Grant, for Brian Bolland; this page, originally from Prog 227, can be found in the eBook The Dark Judges, containing a gang of Judge Death and co stories.Last bit before we get into it: here’s the pain of doing pages in isolation[...]

The Crippling Of Barbara Gordon In The Killing Joke Sells For Six Figures

The Crippling Of Barbara Gordon In The Killing Joke Sells For Six Figures

  It is the page that changed Barbara Gordon, Batgirl, forever. Until 2011, that is. Never meant to be a part of official Batman continuity, The Killing Joke saw a confrontation between Batman and The Joker leading to the Joker trying to turn Gordon into a madman by attacking his daughter, just as the Joker […]


Vertigo Resurrected #1: Shoot &#8211 A Retrospective On Hard Truths

Vertigo Resurrected #1: Shoot – A Retrospective On Hard Truths

Eventually released in December of 2010 as part of Vertigo Resurrected, a series of reprints of material from when Vertigo were worth bothering to write for, its cover bills it as a “100-page spectatcular” that boasts additional stories from the likes of Brian Bolland, Brian Azzarello and Esad Ribic, Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely, Garth[...]