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Will Doomsday Clock #12 Bring Back Ma and Pa Kent to Superman? (Spoilers)

Matt Fraction appeared on John Siuntres' Word Balloon Podcast talking about his work on Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen and working with brian Bendis and the rest of the Superman team. And talking about the upcoming Superman/Clark Kent 'no more secrets' identity reveal in the Superman comic books. He mentioned a small spoiler regarding the spluttering […]



Is Doomsday Clock Based on a Massive Plothole?

We're in the era of Unauthorized Watchmen Sequels, what with the premiere of Damon Lindelof's HBO TV series and the republication of Watchmensch by Heavy Metal. The TV series runs in an odd parallel to the other unauthorized sequel, Geoff Johns and Gary Frank's miniseries Doomsday Clock. We're one issue away from the final issue […]

Doomsday Clock #12 – In Or Out Of Continuity?

Doomsday Clock #12, the final issue of the unauthorised comic book sequel to Watchmen by Geoff Johns and Gary Frank, published by DC Comics, will be out on the penultimate Wednesday of 2019. Just in time for Christmas Day. And in the wake of the unauthorised TV sequel on HBO. So, yes, that will continue […]

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Doomsday Clock #12 Will Be Out Before The End of the Year… Just.

It's been a long wait. But, yes, as we noted, DC Comics' December 2019 solicitations indicate that Doomsday Clock #12 by Geoff Johns and Gary Frank will be out before the end of the year. And given that issue 11 came out a couple of weeks ago, and given the many delays, that's probably a […]

Doomsday Clock #10 Pushed Back to "In Our Hearts All Along"

In February, Bleeding Cool reported that the delay-plagued Doomsday Clock had suffered another setback, with the Pen-Penultimate issue of the unauthorized sequel to Watchmen pushed back one week, from March 27th to April 3rd. Today, Newsarama reported another delay for the book, with a new release date set for April 10th. However, Bleeding Cool can […]

Doomsday Clock #6 cover by Gary Frank and Brad Anderson

Doomsday Clock #6 Review: The Best Issue So Far

Doomsday Clock is back, and this issue finds Marionette and the Mime being taken hostage by the Joker, whom also has an unconscious Batman in a wheelchair, and forcibly escorted through the sewers beneath Gotham City. He leads the duo, as well as a retinue of his own thugs, to a grand meeting between many […]

Doomsday Clock #5 cover by Gary Frank and Brad Anderson

Doomsday Clock #5 Review: There Was a Plot Here at Some Point

Rorschach has escaped Arkham Asylum and has linked up with an unexpected superhero ally. Ozymandias is handcuffed to his hospital bed, but this doesn't hold Adrian Veidt for long. The Comedian is on the move again. Batman is looking into the strange case of Ozymandias. Johnny Thunder is feeling called to the All-American Steel Factory […]

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Doomsday Clock Interrupted Batman: Earth One Vol. 3 Development Two-Thirds In

Doomsday Clock, the unauthorised sequel to Watchmen published by DC Comics, is currently taking up much of DC President Geoff Johns and Gary Frank's time. But before that, they were working together on the Batman: Earth One series — and indeed Gary Frank may have used the Batman design from that series of graphic novels on […]

Bleeding Cool Comics Chatter, Week of 03/28/18

Bleeding Cool Comics Chatter, Week of 03/28/18: Just Read Terrifics #2 Instead

Bleeding Cool Comics Chatter returns in a timely fashion this week, and we actually talk about comics that came out this week! Applaud us, because I'm bad at keeping schedules and general competence. Jeremy Konrad is my sole co-host this week again (hopefully Eliot will be back soon), and we continue our hot streak of actually staying focused […]


Doomsday Clock #4 cover by Gary Frank and Brad Anderson

Doomsday Clock #4 Review: An Unneeded and Unwanted Origin Issue

Rorschach wakes up in Arkham Asylum, and, true to his title, battles the other inmates almost immediately. His stay in Arkham is interspersed with scenes from his last stay in a mental institution, which was shortly after the New York City Massacre perpetrated by Ozymandias' monster. This issue of Doomsday Clock serves as an origin […]

Comics for Your Pull Box, Week of 03/28/18

Comics for Your Pull Box, Week of March 28th, 2018: Dark Doomsday Metal Clock

It's time for the Comics for Your Pull Box! We actually have a pretty packed lineup this week, so let's go ahead and get started. Animosity #13 Marguerite Bennett and Rafael de Latorre's Animosity has been on of AfterShock's best series since it started. The current arc is rising to a fever pitch as the farmers, the hive, and […]

Doomsday Clock Wave of Figures Coming From DC Collectibles

Doomsday Clock is out, whether you like it or not. And now the merchandise is coming. Revealed today via IGN, DC Collectibles will be producing a wave of action figures based on the Geoff Johns/Gary Frank saga starring the Watchmen characters. This is not the first time we have gotten action figures based on the […]

Doomsday Clock #2 cover by Gary Frank and Brad Anderson

Doomsday Clock #2 Review: The Two World Meet

We are given the reason why Ozymandias chose the Mime and the Marionette for his hunt for Doctor Manhattan with a tale of a bank robbery. Then, the four use the Owlship to follow the trail left behind by Manhattan. They arrive in a similar world. However, this world has more superheroes than their own, […]

Some Hints for Tomorrow's Doomsday Clock #2 Revealed in New DC Video

DC have recently posted a new teaser video for the second issue of Doomsday Clock, by Geoff Johns, Gary Frank and Brad Anderson, which is released tomorrow (unless your comic store is delayed by the Christmas break) that suggest what readers might be able to expect. As the clock strikes 2, #DOOMSDAYCLOCK Issue 2 secrets […]