Lying In The Gutters – 23rd February 2015 – From Baymax To Oscar

ComicsPRO merged into the Oscars this weekend as Big Hero 6 walked away with Best Animated Movie, though Marvel's other movies managed to cannibalise each others votes and fail at the FX level. Chris Claremont was watching too. On Facebook, This is the first time I've ever watched the Academy Awards with some (admittedly *very* […]

Lying In The Gutters – 9th Feb 2015 – Gay Beats Mini-Relaunch

While the biggest stories of the week on Bleeding Cool seemed mostly to spin out of Friday's announcements from DC Comics, just one observation of an Esad Ribic cover by Greg Rucka dominated traffic this week on Bleeding Cool… Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week 1. Esad Ribic's Gay Porn Wolverine Cover That Marvel Never […]

Lying In The Gutters – 19th January 2015 – Fantastic Fox

It's always fun when this kind of thing happens. This week, I took the girls to see Big Hero 6, ahead of its UK release at the end of the month. By which time you'll probably be able to buy the DVD on Region 1. I would get annoyed at the UK/US release schedule, but […]

Lying In The Gutters – 12th January 2015 – Qui Suis-Je?

That's the cartoon I put together for Guido this week. Seems to have gone done well. Because this was a dark week for many, but amongst it all there was the escapism of Spider-Man and Batman Beyond. Sometmes a very valuable thing… anyway, here's what you have been reading this week Top Twenty Traffic Stories […]

Lying In The Gutters – 15th December 2015 – A Brand New Look

The crossover we are all waiting for… Everyone seems to be doing relaunches and reboots right now. It must be catching. But this is what you have been reading this week… Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week How Today's Axis #7 Will Retcon Scarlet Witch And Quicksilver Forever Will Skye Be Revealed As Daisy Johnson […]

Lying In The Gutters – 1st December 2014 – Happy Christmas, Creep

Someone has 3D printed Judge Dredd's Lawgiver. This can only end well. Okay, NOW you are allowed to start thinking about Christmas. What, you were before? Silly bunnies. So… what were you reading this week? Let's find out… Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer Has Been Released Constantine Halted At […]

Lying In The Gutters – 17th November 2014 – Thought Bubble Popped

Sean Azzopardi at Thought Bubble there… but time to head from the heady light of Leeds, back to the real world. So, what have you been reading while we've been gone? Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week  Is This Our First Glimpse Of Wonder Woman's Plane? Doctor Who And The Missing Episodes – What Really […]

Lying In The Gutters – 10th November 2014 – From 1982 To Now

  A little bit of history there, from 1982. So what have you been reading this week?  Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week USA Today *Does* Officially Announce DC Comics' Convergence The Big Reason To Buy Justice League 3000 #11 Today Skyward's Jeremy Dale, RIP Rhode Island Comic Con Makes Full Apology, But Questions Still […]

Lying In The Gutters – 3rd November 2014 – Sleepy And Hollowed

So, yes, Wonder Woman beats Marvel Studios. Who knew? Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week The First Wonder Woman Movie To Be Set In The 1920s And Its Sequel Set During World War II Marvel Announces Phase Three From 2016 Man Of Steel Writer David Goyer, Attached To New TV Show, It's Name? Krypton. Marvel's […]

Lying In The Gutters – 27th October 2014 – Bringing Back The Batnipples

The Dark Knight '66 courtesy of Marco D'Alfonso. Okay, so it's been a busy week. And Monday's news looks likely to make that busier. Here we go folks this is what you have been reading for the last seven days on Bleeding Cool… Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week Exactly How Superior Iron Man Will […]

Lying In New York's Gutters – 13th October 2014

That was the New York Comic Con that was… here are the twenty most popular traffic posts of the last seven days. A Quick Look At The Two Minute Avengers 2 Age Of Ultron Trailer Shown This Morning CONFIRMED: Fantastic Four To Be Cancelled In 2015 Chris Claremont On Why X-Men Writers Aren't Allowed To […]

Lying In The Gutters – 29th September 2014 – #NotYourSHIELD

So this is what you've been reading this week… Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week Denise Dorman Asks – Is Cosplay Killing Comic Con? How Superman: Doomed #2 Goes Straight Back To Infinite Crisis Marvel Says No To Any Mondo Posters That Feature The Fantastic Four DC Comics Creates A Harley Quinn Comic That Smells […]

Lying In The Gutters – 15th September 2014 – War, Moore And Dr Martens

If Norman Rockwell drew the DC Universe… It has been a week of Twitter War, of Alan Moore Teasing, of Unstolen Batmobiles and of everything coming up Batgirl. Here's what you've been reading this week… Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week Has The Batman Vs. Superman Batmobile Been Stolen In Detroit? Apparently Not… The Look […]

Lying In The Gutters – 8th September 2014 – The Vision, Courtesy Of Sideshow

The Vision, as will be seen in Age Of Ultron… Bleeding Cool Editor-In-Chief Hannah Means-Shannon went to Baltimore Comic Con and came back with scoops, swag and stories. Catch up with some of her reports below. And, yes, between this article and this morning's cartoon, I am clearly a hypocrite of the highest order. I am legion, I […]

Lying In The Gutters – 1st September 2014 – Taken That And Party!

And… that's what happens when someone learns today of something you ran back in February, but it makes it to the front page of Reddit… thank you, Brendon. Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week Liam Neeson Says Nobody Gets Taken In Taken 3 Welcome To El Paso's Mayhem Toyz & Comics & DeviantArt Images  Marvel […]

Lying In The Gutters – 25th August, 2014 – Manara, Miller And Marvel

This week you have mostly been reading stories about Milo Manara. But not exclusively… a Marvel Death and a Frank Miller diatribe also grabbed your attention. Clearly what you all want to read is Miller's introduction to this Manara comic collection from Dark Horse… "Milo Manara must live in a beautiful world…" So what else […]

Lying In The Gutters – 18th August 2014 – Getting Ice Water Challenged

Sorry guys… [youtube][/youtube] @dandidio @axelalonsomarv @richjohnston You're all on notice! You've got 24 hours! — Matt Krotzer (@mattkrotzer) August 17, 2014 … I would take your bucket of ice water challenge but I am still recovering from surgery. So you know, infection risk, straining and all that. I'll let Bernard Chang take it for […]