Mark Doyle Archives

Toldja: DCMaggie Howell Joins IDW As
Two weeks ago, Bleeding Cool let you know that DC Comics editor Maggie Howell had left for IDW, working with another DC-to-IDW editor, Mark Doyle Today, IDW confirmed the news, announcing that IDW Publishing is welcoming Maggie Howell as Senior Editor of Original Content And that Maggie Howell joins IDW after five years at DC[...]
IDW Make DC/Black Label Founder, Mark Doyle, Editorial Director
Of all the redundancies at DC Comics that made little sense last year, Mark Doyle definitely stuck out as one of the more mind-numbing decisions Working at DC for 14 years, he moved to Burbank from New York became the Batman Executive Editor, hiring Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo on the book, until he had[...]
Saying Goodbye To DC Comics Staffers Last Week
Here's a look at some of the reaction to and from DC staffers who left this past week, including Andy Khouri, Mark Doyle, Bobbie Chase, Sandy Resnick, Jonah Weiland and Dan Evans III. Andy Khouri posted the following last Friday, and many creators and other staffers responded Bleeding Cool selects a number of those, as well[...]
Fanboy Rampage: Tom Brevoort vs. Tom King for Mark Doyle's Honor
Marvel Comics executive editor and Blues Traveller vocalist Tom Brevoort fired shots at "former" CIA Operative and DC Comics superstar writer Tom King over King's comments about editor Mark Doyle leaving DC Comics Doyle's departure from DC was first reported by Bleeding Cool back in August, part of what has been described as a bloodbath[...]
Top 100 Power List of Comics, 2019 Edition
He negotiates contracts with comic book publishers and has direct power over almost every one of them. Mark Doyle (Down) The man behind Black Label and the smash hit that is Batman Damned at DC – and all that came with it Being married to Boom Studios' Executive Editor Jeanine Schaefer also given him access to[...]
Vertigo Relaunches with 7 "Socially Relevant" Comics by Zoë Quinn, Bryan Hill, More
Vertigo will launch seven new titles starting this fall under the guidance of editor Mark Doyle, with plans to rededicate focus on "creating modern, socially relevant, high-concept, inventive stories appealing to readers of all genres." Creative teams will be drawn from "bold voices across various entertainment backgrounds including novels, games, television, comics and more." "It's time[...]
Vertigo To Relaunch On 08-08-2018 Under Mark Doyle With Big Name Creators
Ever since Mark Doyle took over as Executive Editor of Vertigo and Young Animal as part of a DC editorial shakeup, we've known that DC had to be looking to breathe some new life into the imprint they've been mostly ignoring for the past few years And when Vertigo released a sizzle reel at San[...]
New DC Comics Mature Readers Superhero Imprint Coming From Mark Doyle
As Executive Editor at DC Comics, Mark Doyle recently moved from being the Batman and Batbooks editor to editing the Vertigo and Young Animal lines and "select new projects" That the latter includes an upcoming new DC imprint, a mature readers line telling complex stories featuring DC Comics superhero characters both in and out of[...]
DC Shakeup: Mark Doyle Takes Control Of Vertigo And Young Animal
As part of an editorial restructuring announced by DC Comics today that has divided DC into three separate kingdoms, each with an Executive Editor reporting to Editor-in-Chief Bob Harras, Mark Doyle has been promoted and installed as the new ruler of both Vertigo and Young Animal Doyle has ruled over the Batman family books since 2014, but[...]
Today, Batman's Editor Is Looking Into Damian's Ethnic Portrayal
At the Boston Comic Con this weekend, Batman editor Mark Doyle was asked, if Damian's mother is Talia al Ghul, of a Middle Eastern background, why Damian is consistently portrayed as white, like his father Bruce Wayne, rather than biracial. He told that questioner that he would be looking into it today So, if you have any[...]
Jeanine Schaefer To Leave Marvel Comics For Los Angeles
Yesterday, we reported that Mark Doyle, Batman Group Editor, had changed his career plans and will be moving with DC Comics to Burbank in the Spring. It was a surprise to many as Doyle is a native New Yorker long standing roots and a family here His wife Jeanine Schaefer also works as a comic book editor, over at[...]
Batman Editor Mark Doyle Is Going With DC Comics To Burbank After All
Photo by Fiona Wilson for Comics Anonymous. Earlier this year, when DC Comics announced the publisher was moving from New York to Burbank, DC Vertigo editor Mark Doyle told his bosses that he was not going to move with them A New York native, his family are based in the state, and moving them was just not[...]
NYCC: DC Comics – Batman: Gotham Rising Panel
An amazing line-up of talent was gathered here under moderator John Cunningham and group editor Mark Doyle to talk all things Batman (and family): including Batman's Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo, Detective Comics' Francis Manapul and Brian Buccellato, Marc Andreyko (Batwoman),  James Tynion IV (Batman Eternal), Peter Tomasi (Batman & Robin) and the new Batgirl[...]
DC Vertigo's Mark Doyle Is The New Batman Group Editor – For One Year (UPDATE)
Bleeding Cool understands that Mark Doyle, currently a DC/Vertigo editor, will be the new Batman Group editor at DC Comics. He replaces the departing Mike Marts, who was escorted out of the DC offices by security, as is standard, after he announced he was moving back to work at Marvel Comics. One slight blip is that Mark[...]
Here Comes #babywatch2k13
Mark Doyle is an editor at DC Comics. They have a crossover on its way any day now. Walked a mile today, took tons of stairs, just ate a giant bowl of ramen with a fireball in it Let's do this thing #babywatch2k13 — Jeanine Schaefer (@J9Schaefer) December 28, 2013 Radiohead dance party! #babywatch2k13 — Jeanine Schaefer (@J9Schaefer) December[...]
D-Day For DC Comics Tomorrow
Tomorrow is the day when DC Comics staff working in the New York offices at 1700 Broadway will have to make a decision about what they'll be doing in April 2015. That is when DC Comics will move lock, stock, to the offices in Burbank, where an office has been waiting for them, empty, for a[...]
Will Dennis And Mark Doyle To Leave DC Comics/Vertigo
Will Dennis is Group Editor at DC Comics/Vertigo and Mark Doyle is an Editor there. I understand that both have decided not to move to the West Coast when DC Comics ups sticks from Manhattan to Burbank in April 2015. Recently responsible for publishing the likes of DC Vertigo publishing 100 Bullets, Scalped, DMZ, The Losers, American[...]
Tommy Lee Edwards' Variant Cover For Spider-Men #5 For Dublin Comic Con
Guests include Tommy Lee Edwards (of course), Kelly Sue DeConnick, John Layman, Matt Fraction, Rafa Albuquerque, Jeff Parker, , Nate Cosby, Tommy Lee Edwards, Ben McCool, Lauren Sankovitch, Mark Doyle, Jeanine Schaefer, Kieron Gillen, Jaimie McKelvie and Doug Braithwaite It's a fine crowd Tickets to the show can be bought here I've been to the[...]