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Hey Jim Lee Those Were Michael Davis Parties Not Milestones&#8230

Hey Jim Lee, Those Were Michael Davis' Parties, Not Milestone's…

As Michael Davies was not invited to take part in the relaunch of the diverse superhero comic book brand, mention of him had previously been excised from promotions, despite his work over the last twenty years, keeping the memory alive, and his own family life being used for the backstory of Milestone's most popular character,[...]

Jim Lee Confirms (Again) That 5G Isnt Happening at DC Fandome

Jim Lee Confirms (Again) That 5G Isn't Happening, at DC Fandome

At DC Fandome, in a video recorded a few weeks ago, current DC publisher Jim Lee confirmed his previous reports confirming the death of 5G.[caption id="attachment_1265607" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Screencap from DC Fandome.[/caption]As part of the new DC timeline, 5G - or Generation Five - was to have seen the DC Universe relaunch with a new[...]

Jim Lee Confirms a Black Batman For 2021 at DC Fandome

Jim Lee Confirms a Black Batman For 2021 at DC Fandome

DC Comics Publisher and CCO Jim Lee spoke to Bing Chen of Goldhouse at DC Fandome, hoping through a lot of the stories going down today at DC's online show, and talking about increased diversity of characters at DC Comics, as the company gains global appeal.[caption id="attachment_1255512" align="aligncenter" width="600"] DC Fandome screencap.[/caption]During which he confirmed[...]

Milestone Comics Returns With Static Shock in February &#8211 DC Fandome

Milestone Comics Returns With Static Shock in February – DC Fandome

A return was announced  a few years ago by Jim Lee but a combination of a series of creative delays and court case from Dwayne McDuffie's widow has delayed the return for a number of years,Its first four titles Hardware, Icon, Blood Syndicate and Static, with others spinning off a crossover event Shadow War to[...]

Jim Lee Creates Superhero Venus Based On Venus Williams at DC Fandome

Jim Lee Creates Superhero Venus Based On Venus Williams at DC Fandome

And talking about her work and her designs, to Wonder Woman director Patty Jenkins, Venus also released that she and Jim Lee had created a superheroic version of herself as a superhero character, Venus Combining the powers and abilities of the Monitor and AntiMonitor, making her a very powerful godlike being, We managed to get[...]

Are 20-25% Of DC Comics Losing Money The Hellblazer Hypothesis&#8230

Are 20-25% Of DC Comics Losing Money? The Hellblazer Hypothesis…

During his sitdown with Borys Kit for the Holywood Reporter, DC Comics Publisher and CCO Jim Lee addressed the rumours about firings and line reduction that Bleeding Cool had been reporting since the previous weekend And it appears that this will be DC Comics' only public addressing of the situation.Jim Lee did state, rather surprisingly,[...]

DC Comics Sold 300000 Copies Of Three Jokers #1 &#8211 But How

DC Comics Sold 300,000 Copies Of Three Jokers #1 – But How?

In what was intended to be an interview about the upcoming DC Fandome event with Borys Kit of The Hollywood Reporter, DC Publisher, and CCO Jim Lee talked about a lot of things but also dropped a statistic that was of note. We got our numbers for Three Jokers and the first issue sold over 300,000 copies[...]

DC Will Publish John Ridleys 5G Luke Fox-as-Batman Comic After All

DC Will Publish John Ridley's 5G Luke Fox-as-Batman Comic After All?

But what of John Ridley's Luke Fox-as-Batman comic, which would have led the 5G line and which a lot of time, money and effort had been spent on?In what was intended to be an interview about the upcoming DC Fandome event with Borys Kit of The Hollywood Reporter, DC Publisher and CCO Jim Lee talked about just[...]

Jim Lee &#038 DC Comics Two Year Plan For Global Digital Dominance

Jim Lee & DC Comics' Two Year Plan For Global Digital Dominance

In what was intended to be an interview about the upcoming DC Fandome event with Borys Kit of The Hollywood Reporter, DC Publisher, and CCO Jim Lee talked about just that Bleeding Cool reported that DC Comics has a two-year plan, and it appears to be language that THR reflected back to Jim Lee, asking "Where do[...]

DC Comics Publishing Numbers Will Be Cut From 20-25%

DC Comics Publishing Numbers Will Be Cut From 20-25%

In what was intended to be an interview about the upcoming DC FanDome event with Borys Kit of The Hollywood Reporter, DC Publisher, and CCO Jim Lee talked about the cuts to the staff and to the comic books.Borys states that the layoffs number 20% of staff which is lover than the 30% rumored elsewhere But those[...]

DC Universe RIP: Original Content Moving to HBO Max Jim Lee Confirms

DC Universe RIP: Original Content Moving to HBO Max, Jim Lee Confirms

Sitting down for a Zoom interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Jim Lee is offering fans a heads up on what the future will be for the streaming service/comics site.[caption id="attachment_1249464" align="aligncenter" width="600"] DC Universe logo (Image: WarnerMedia)[/caption]As many have speculated for some time and Bleeding Cool's been covering since news broke that Swamp Thing would[...]

Marie Javins and Michele Wells Are Editors-In-Chief Of DC Comics

Marie Javins and Michele Wells Are Editors-In-Chief Of DC Comics

Understandably this led some (like me) to believe that Jim Lee would stay CCO but that the publisher role would be split between Marie Javins and Michele Wells.[caption id="attachment_1196511" align="aligncenter" width="600"] DC Comics logo.[/caption]But today, a week before the online DC Fandome event, DC Publisher and Chief Creative Officer Jim Lee was interviewed by Borys[...]

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[...]

After The Bloodbath &#8211 The Start Of A New Two-Year Plan For DC Comics

After The Bloodbath – The Start Of A New Two-Year Plan For DC Comics?

Today is the birthday of DC Comics Chief Creative Officer Jim Lee Yesterday he was Publisher of DC Comics as well His present seems to be that he still has a job Yesterday, while working from home, a number of major DC Comics editorial figures were informed they were being made redundant, along with around[...]

Happy Birthday Jim Lee The Daily LITG 11th August 2020

Happy Birthday Jim Lee? The Daily LITG, 11th August 2020

Yesterday, that saw repeated coverage of the big changes at DC Comics as editorial were subject to a DC-Cution - and all the day before Jim Lee's birthday The Daily Lying In The Gutters, remains a long-running run around the day before and the day ahead You can sign up to receive it as an[...]

Jim Lee Bob Harras Marie Javins In New DC Comics Implosion Rumors

Jim Lee, Bob Harras, Marie Javins In New DC Comics Implosion Rumors

With everyone describing this as the DC Bloodbath - or New DC Implosion - and on a Monday as well.[caption id="attachment_1196511" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Jim Lee, Bob Harras, Marie Javins In New DC Comics Implosion Rumors[/caption]This New DC Implosion seems to have all-but-confirmed the departure of Mark Doyle, Executive Editor at DC Black Label[...]

Grifter and Maybe Wildstorm to Return To DC and Batman

Grifter and Maybe Wildstorm to Return To DC and Batman?

Following the departure of Dan Didio, Jim Lee is now the sole publisher at DC Before that, however, in the late 80's he was the white-hot X-Men artist who helped form Image Comics with his creator-owned series WildC.A.T.S.  Now Jim Lee's corner of Image Comics, WildStorm, was sold to DC Comics in 1998 when he[...]

Jim Lee Announces DC Comics Virtual Comic Con The DC FanDome

Jim Lee Announces DC Comics' Virtual Comic Con, The DC FanDome

Is this the equivalent of a UCS/Lunar comic convention?DC Publisher and CCO Jim Lee has issued the following address Welcome -- to the DC Fandome.It’s true!DC is bringing the whole world together—under one huge virtual dome —for 24 hours to celebrate you, the fan! Whether you like to read the comics, watch the movies, play the games[...]

Ivan Cohen Writes Free Digital HBO Comics To The Max

Ivan Cohen Writes Free Digital HBO Comics, To The Max

They are all fairly serviceable with most of the PR going to the fact that the covers were by Jim Lee, Amanda Conner and Jorge Jimenez The insides are not but hey, they are free And I rather like Laura Braga's work.“We are thrilled to partner with the amazing team at DC to present this[...]

Eric Stephenson Talks Jim Lee Obliquely &#8211 Daily LITG 13th June 2020

Eric Stephenson Talks Jim Lee, Obliquely – Daily LITG 13th June 2020

You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here.[caption id="attachment_798161" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Eric Stephenson Talks Jim Lee, Obliquely - Daily LITG 13th June 2020.[/caption] Eric Stephenson and the ten most-read stories yesterday It must be said that Image Comics publisher Eric Stephenson's written assault against DC Comics, leaked to Bleeding Cool yesterday and followed up[...]