gotham academy


Asterix Advertises In Today's DC Comics

It will be the best selling comic this year. Just not in the USA. So how can they fix that? Asterix And The Missing Scroll is the first non-DC comic book to be advertised in a DC comic book since… well, I can't remember the last time. There are ads in today's Action Comics and […]

Gotham Academy Just Keeps Getting Better! Issue #11 Guest Stars Red Robin

Just when I thought Gotham Academy couldn't get any better! From DC Comics, written by Becky Cloonan and Brenden Fletcher, with art by Karl Kerschl, Gotham Academy #11 is sure to blow your mind, because it was quite an exciting read. Guest starring, Red Robin the team continues to search for clues about Olive's mother […]

NYCC '15: Batman Beyond In Gotham Academy?

Asked at the DC All Access panel at New York Comic Con, about how the cast of Gotham Academy might react to Terry McGinnis, the Batman Beyond, Brandon Montclare disclosed that there had been a running Easter Egg in Gotham Academy with the surname "McGinnis"… and we are to look for a lot more in issues […]

Gotham Academy Meets Shakespeare In Issue #10

Gotham Academy meets Shakespeare this month as we continue to recover from the shock that Olive's mother Calamity may have returned to Gotham. From DC Comics, written by Becky Cloonan and Brenden Fletcher, with art by Karl Kerschl, Gotham Academy #10 the team is determined to come together and investigate Calamity's location. But what happens […]

A Furry Foe And A Familiar DC Villain For Gotham Academy #9

[*In case you haven't read this issue yet, spoilers for Gotham Academy #9 below!] The team comes together to deal with a werewolf in this month's new issue of Gotham Academy. From DC Comics, written by Becky Cloonan and Brenden Fletcher, with art by Karl Kerschl,  Gotham Academy #9 brings readers into an intense adventure to stop a werewolf on […]

Vampire Bats, A Jealous Ex-Boyfriend, And Intense Action In Gotham Academy #8

Vampire bats and a jealous ex-boyfriend! This new issue of Gotham Academy is a page-turner! From DC Comics, written by Becky Cloonan and Brenden Fletcher, with art by Karl Kerschl, Gotham Academy #8 brings us to Olive's mothers funeral. As she tries to cope with her immense loss, Tristan steps in to comfort her, but […]

Orbital Director's Commentary – Becky Cloonan Talks Gotham Academy (VIDEO)

By Chris Thompson As a long-term comics fan – and now events manager at Orbital Comics in central London – it's always fun to be part of something more than just the average signing. Meeting your favourite creator and having them sign your stuff is all well and good, but what I really love are […]

Gotham Academy Is Back And Damian Wayne Has Arrived!

I couldn't be more excited right now…Gotham Academy is back! From DC Comics, written by Becky Cloonan and Brenden Fletcher, with guest artist Mingjue Helen Chen (normally Karl Kerschl), this is the big issue that everyone has been talking about. At the end of issue #6 we got the big reveal that Damian Wayne is […]


Can't Take Your Eyes Off The Bat In Gotham Academy #6

The bat is back in Gotham Academy #6 from DC Comics, written by Becky Cloonan and Brenden Fletcher, with art by Karl Kerschl. Normally, we are used to characters feeling at ease when Batman comes around, but not in this case. Olive is the opposite of comforted by Batman showing up, and as he attempts […]

Things Fall Into Place In Gotham Academy #5

Everything is falling into place with Gotham Academy #5 from DC Comics, written by Becky Cloonan and Brenden Fletcher, with art by Karl Kerschl. After four intense issues of this brilliant new series, the puzzle pieces are fitting together nicely. Readers have endured a lot of mysterious moments, unsure of where this story was going […]


Mysteries And Clues Pile Up In Gotham Academy #4

Gotham Academy #4 from DC Comics, written by Becky Cloonan and Brenden Fletcher, with art by Karl Kerschl continues the hunt for Millie Jane! Unlike the last issue, #4 brings Olive and Maps duo together once again to solve the mysteries of Gotham Academy. Most of this chapter focuses on an odd symbol that Olive […]

Bleeding Cool's Best Comic Panels of 2014

This is certainly a Bleeding Cool tradition worth upholding, bringing together the chosen best comics panels of the year from our site writers. From the just plain bizarre to the hilarious and emotive, this year had it all and some of the finest creators working in the medium really shine even brighter when you take […]

Bleeding Cool's 11 Best Comics Of 2014

By Rich Johnston, Hannah Means-Shannon, and Christine Marie Why 11? Building on our inaugural Bleeding Cool "best of" lists last year, we encourage you, dear readers, to dial it up to 11. It's no exaggeration to say that this has been an extreme year for the number of new and innovative comic series reaching readers […]

Building A World With Batgirl And Gotham Academy

Heathcliff listens to Ashes On Sunday, a band from Burnside, in today's Gotham Academy. And from the cover of Batgirl #35. This is how they are building it. One coffee cup at at time. Slowly, slowly, slowly… Gotham Academy #3 is published today. Comics courtesy of Orbital Comics, London. With a signing today for Gabriel Hardman and Corinna […]

Gotham By Midnight – A Festivus For The Rest Of Us

From the title, some may deduce what I'm about to say here about the glorious arrival of Gotham by Midnight. Recently, at the Gotham panel at Thought Bubble in the UK, the creative teams behind Gotham Academy, Batgirl, and Batman talked about the "studio feel" of this new corner of the Gotham universe, including Gotham […]

The Easter Eggs Of Batgirl, Gotham Academy, Gotham At Midnight And More

Bleeding Cool EIC Hannah Means-Shannon did a barnstorming panel report from the Spotlight On Gotham panel, crammed as we all were into the smaller room at Thought Bubble in Leeds at the weekend. But there were a couple of points I thought might be worthy of extra note. We've been noticing a few of the […]

Gotham Descends On Leeds At Thought Bubble: Scott Snyder, Becky Cloonan, Cameron Stewart, Brenden Fletcher, And Babs Tarr Talk About Their Bat Community

For the Spotlight on Gotham panel at Thought Bubble on Sunday, November 16th, the Festival had a remarkable line up of talent in attendance to talk about the most forward-thinking and innovative things happening in Gotham at the moment. Scott Snyder, Becky Cloonan, Cameron Stewart, Brenden Fletcher and Babs Tarr squeezed into a packed concrete […]

Bookworm Comes From Batman 66 To Gotham Academy

Appearing in today's Gotham Academy, is a certain Mr Scarlett, working in the school library. Recognise him? Well you will if you watch your special edition Batman TV DVDs. This is The Bookworm, appearing in 1966. This is the second Batman TV series character to appear in Gotham Academy, with the first issue featuring Aunt […]