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Slam Bradley The Next Barman In The Next Batman #2 (Spoilers)

Slam Bradley, The Next Barman In The Next Batman #2 (Spoilers)

The hardboiled private detective was the lead character in Detective Comics #1, created by Superman's creators Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, back in 1937, and published two years before Batman came along But he is also notable for a number of blatantly racist stories back in the day, so much so that DC Comics had to cancel[...]

When Batman Took on a Rogue Vanguard 2 Satellite in 1959

When Batman Took on a Rogue Vanguard 2 Satellite in 1959

Throughout all of Batman's history since the character's debut in Detective Comics #27 in 1939, the era of the late 1950s is unique.  Batman and Robin had gone from fighting criminal gangs and supervillains to finding aliens and UFOs in the environs of Gotham.  There are some very interesting reasons behind this bizarre shift, and[...]

Amazing Spider-Man #54 Tops Bleeding Cool Bestseller List

Amazing Spider-Man #54 Tops Bleeding Cool Bestseller List

This unusual state demonstrates just how popular Last Rites and Death Metal are doing right now - and Detective Comics is getting a boost courtesy of Detective Nakano.Amazing Spider-Man #54 Death Metal Last Stories DC Universe #1 Sword #1 Detective Comics #1,032 Batman Black & White #1 Crossover #2 Marauders #16 Avengers #39 Venom[...]

Brad Walker On Being Dropped From Detective Comics

Brad Walker On Being Dropped From Detective Comics

With the news of the new Detective Comics creative team of Mariko Tamaki and Dan Mora for March 2021, current Detective Comics artist Brad Walker posted to Facebook, about his work with Pete Tomasi on the title, DC has announced a new creative team for Detective Comics after Future State, so I can safely post that[...]

Mariko Tamaki and Dan Mora on Detective Comics #1034 From March 2021

Mariko Tamaki and Dan Mora on Detective Comics #1034 From March 2021

It's Detective Comics time.. Today, there have been more CCXP announcements from DC Comics regarding their March titles The DC Omniverse DC 2021 Whatever you wish to call it And you know the drill Mariko Tamaki and Dan Mora will be the creators on Detective Comics from #1034 in March, after their two-issue stint on[...]

Both Marvel and DC Comics Now Have Anti Mask Protests

Both Marvel and DC Comics Now Have Anti Mask Protests

Yesterday's Detective Comics #1031 saw The Mirror take to the streets of Gotham, riling up the locals and seeing people protest against mask use With No More Bats signs on their shirts, the message was clear, as was The Mirror's funding of soon-to-be- Mayor Nakano ajnd his anti-mask campaign It has been a protest that[...]

Mayor Nakano Detective Comics #1031 and DC Future State Spoilers

Mayor Nakano? Detective Comics #1031 and DC Future State Spoilers

Detective Nakano? Or Mayor Nakano? Today sees the publication of Detective Comics #1031 and the DC Future State Preview book In which we learn that the Dark Detective Future State series will be set in 2027 And, in seven years time, Detective Nakano will be Mayor of the city on an anti-vigilante platform In Detective[...]

First Appearance Of Martian Manhunter On Auction Today At Heritage

First Appearance Of Martian Manhunter On Auction Today At Heritage

For instance: how many of you had no idea that his first appearance was in Detective Comics #225? I bet a good chunk of you This first appearance of Martian Manhunter, a graded copy on auction today at Heritage Auctions, part of lot #7236, is an underappreciated key book CGC graded 5.0, it has a[...]

The Crowds Of Gotham City &#8211 Are There Good People On Both Sides

The Crowds Of Gotham City – Are There Good People On Both Sides?

Today sees the publication of Detective Comics #1030 and Punchline Special #1 from DC Comics, both see the people of Gotham tacking to the streets in a rather disturbing fashion While Batgirl #50 has a group of marchers against the violence of the Joker War and asking for help repairing their city...[caption id="attachment_1293063" align="aligncenter" width="600"][...]

Harvey Bullock Police Commissioner Again Detective Comics #1028

Harvey Bullock, Police Commissioner Again? Detective Comics #1028

And within a week it looks like Harvey Bullock is back in his position, in Detective Comics #1028 by Peter Tomasi, Nicola Scott, Trish Mulvihill and Rob Leigh, published today.[caption id="attachment_1279780" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Harvey Bullock Art from Detective Comics #1028.[/caption]If there any chance this could be set out of current continuity, maybe ignore the events[...]

Batman Tops Bleeding Cool Bestseller List 20th September 2020 &#8211 Twice

Batman Tops Bleeding Cool Bestseller List 20th September 2020 – Twice

If any other retailers would like to report their top sellers, please contact richjohnston@bleedingcool.com.[caption id="attachment_1225258" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Batman Tops Bleeding Cool Bestseller List 20th September 2020 - Twice[/caption] Top ten bestselling comics of the weekDetective Comics #1,027 Batman #99 X-Men #12 Thor #7 Giant-Size X-Men Storm #1 Iron Man #1 Justice League #53 Amazing Spider-Man:[...]

Tom King Tells Us Who Kills Batman (Detective Comics #1027 Spoilers)

Tom King Tells Us Who Kills Batman (Detective Comics #1027 Spoilers)

A Bruce Wayne who died of cancer, something even he couldn't beat.[caption id="attachment_1266229" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Lee Weeks art from Batman Annual #2.[/caption]In today's Detective Comics #1027 dubbed the 1,000th issue of Detective Comics with Batman in it (even though it's the 1001st issue), we get another point in this timeline (if timelines are still allowed)[...]

The Batman Villain The Riddlers First Appearance Auction Ending Today

The Batman Villain The Riddler's First Appearance Auction Ending Today

You can check out the book below.[caption id="attachment_1257352" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Detective Comics #140 CGC 2.0 Credit ComicConnect[/caption] The Batman Should Send Prices Soaring origin & 1st app the Riddler (10/48) "You shouldn't be surprised to see the Joker, Catwoman, and Hugo Strange popping up in the first year of the Caped Crusader's exploits -- they seem to have[...]

Detective Comics #1027 Is Not The Thousandth Batman Issue&#8230

Detective Comics #1027 Is Not The Thousandth Batman Issue…

DC Comics has been promoting the upcoming Detective Comics #1027 as an extra-sized thousandth issue Detective Comics featuring Batman, since Detective Comics #27 in 1939 However, as all pedantic Millenium celebrants from 2001 know well, this is not the case If Detective Comics #27 was the first appearance of Batman in the series, then #1027[...]

Jim Lee Marc Silvestri Adam Hughes Cover Detective Comics #1027

Jim Lee, Marc Silvestri, Adam Hughes Cover Detective Comics #1027

We looked at the first five covers to Detective Comics #1027 on Bleeding Cool the other day, as we pointed out that the next Batman event to follow Joker War and Death Metal will begin in the extra-long issue, and that it also confirms the cancellation of the Generations series with this prebiew as at[...]

Detective Comics and What Happens Next Daily LITG12th August 2020

Detective Comics and What Happens Next, Daily LITG,12th August 2020

You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here.[caption id="attachment_1250103" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Detective Comics and What Happens Next, Daily LITG,12th August 2020[/caption] Detective Comics, what happens with DC next and the ten most-read stories yesterday. The big changes at DC Comics and what is happening with Jim Lee may have dominated traffic yesterday - but[...]

DC Confirms Generations Is Cancelled In Detective Comics #1027

DC Confirms Generations Is Cancelled, In Detective Comics #1027

Not one copy seems to have escaped.[caption id="attachment_1249885" align="aligncenter" width="600"] DC Confirms Generations Is Cancelled, With Detective Comics #1027 Preview[/caption]Instead it was rewritten and included in the Flash Forward collection While Generation One, the only other volume that had been solicited before Dan DiDio left, was cancelled and not resolicited However, it appears that one[...]

The Joker Revives Eeny Meeny Miny Moe in Detective Comics #1023

The Joker Revives Eeny Meeny Miny Moe in Detective Comics #1023

But how far does that go? And would anyone care? Bleeding Cool got few notes this morning about today's Detective Comics #1023, part of the current Joker War crossover that saw The Joker heading to the underground of Gotham to revive one of The Court of Owls' zombie assassins, the Talons And having to choose[...]

Detective Comics #1027 Tiny Peek With Rossmo Reis Mora and Zdarsky

Detective Comics #1027 Tiny Peek With Rossmo, Reis, Mora and Zdarsky

Here's the tiniest look ahead at the ten dollar Detective Comics #1027, out in September from DC Comics, showing the past, present and future of Batman With some teensy-tiny pics.. with art from Riley Rossmo...And from Ivan Reis, Dan Mora and Chip Zdarsky Nice and tiny...Here's the full solicitation: DETECTIVE COMICS #1027 written by BRIAN[...]

Detective Comics #1022 Joins DCs Joker War

Detective Comics #1022 Joins DC's Joker War

Lunar Comic Distributors has told comic book retailers that Detective Comics #1022 from DC Comics will now have a “Joker War” logo.  Previously it had not been solicited as being part of the Joker War event at DC Comics, and advance reorders for the comic has passed Also it doesn't look like DC, Diamond or UCS[...]