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Our Top 5 Series From Dark Horse Comics

Our Top 5 Series From Dark Horse Comics

Dark Horse Comics has a thirty-year history in comics and manga, and along with that comes a great back catalog of fantastic comics. Here are my favorites of their bibliography. It was really hard narrowing down their canon, and you'll note that some favorites like The Umbrella Academy (surely one of Dark Horse's breakout series) […]

The Daily LITG 30th October 2019 Happy Birthday P Craig Russell

The Daily LITG, 30th October 2019, Happy Birthday P Craig Russell

Welcome to the pretty-much-mostly-daily Lying In The Gutters. A run around the day before and the day ahead. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. The 15 most-read stories yesterday Galactus is DCeased in Marvel Zombies: Resurrection #1 [Preview] Gossip: All Change at DC Comics – New Group Editors For Batman, […]



Exclusive Preview for American Gods: My Ainsel #3

Exclusive Preview for American Gods: My Ainsel #3

Neil Gaiman has teamed up with P. Craig Russell and Scott Hampton to adapt and expand his best selling novel American Gods into the comic book medium. The adaptation has been broken into three series, matching the three parts of the book. Part one, American Gods: Shadow, has already been collected into a trade. Part […]



Bleeding Cool Celebrates LGBTQ Creators For Pride Month

Bleeding Cool Celebrates LGBTQ Creators For Pride Month

Winner of numerous awards, Jones passed recently in 2011, so we take a moment to remember her life and art.Ray Flook brings up Philip Craig Russell, a classic artist with a long history of working on numerous elements of comic creation:I discovered Philip Craig Russell’s work in 1987…and interestingly enough, it was through his inking of Mike[...]


American Gods #1 &#8211 Russell And Hamptons Adaptation Of Gaimans Classic Novel

American Gods #1 – Russell And Hampton's Adaptation Of Gaiman's Classic Novel

About a year ago I read American Gods for the first time. Or rather I listened to it, unabridged full-cast audio recording. I remember the opening very clearly. As the character of Shadow started feeling anxious about getting out of prison, I started feeling anxious as well. I knew as a reader that something bad […]


Art Preview For Elric: The Dreaming City

Art Preview For Elric: The Dreaming City

My first introduction to Michael Moorcok's character of Elric came when Marvel published Elric the Dreaming City as the second Marvel Graphic Novel back in 1982… the first having been The Death of Captain Marvel. The book was stunning, featuring the art of P. Craig Russell and the writing of Roy Thomas. Titan Comics is […]



And Finally&#8230 The History Of The DC Universe As It Was

And Finally… The History Of The DC Universe, As It Was

Posted by Travis Ellison... this History Of The DC Universe image used to appear in the DC Comics lobby, outside the elevators. I think I briefly saw it once on an attempt to gatecrash the place during one NYCC several years ago. It's gone now, replace by a New 52 panel instead, which will be […]

Bleeding Cools 11 Best Graphic Novels Of 2014

Bleeding Cool's 11 Best Graphic Novels Of 2014

By Rich Johnston and Hannah Means-Shannon Following on from last year's "Best" lists to create a Bleeding Cool tradition, Rich Johnston and Hannah Means-Shannon put their heads together to pick out the landmark works in the comics medium of 2014, here specifically presenting the best graphic novels. This category has been delineated based on personal […]

Amazon Names Its Top Twenty Comics And Graphic Novels Of 2014

Amazon Names Its Top Twenty Comics And Graphic Novels Of 2014

how many have you read?The Terrible and Wonderful Reasons Why I Run Long Distances by Matthew Inman Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant?: A Memoir by Roz Chast Saga Deluxe Edition Volume 1 HC by Bryan K Vaughan and Fiona Staples Seconds: A Graphic Novel by Bryan O'Malley Batman: A Visual History by Mattew K Manning The Graveyard Book Graphic Novel: Volume 2 by Neil[...]

Wouldnt You Want A Massive Archive Of P. Craig Russells Sketches

Wouldn't You Want A Massive Archive Of P. Craig Russell's Sketches?

P. Craig Russell has moved through five volumes of graphic storytelling instructional video projects that are going to produce an entire generation of super-trained and probably frighteningly versatile artists any day now, but until then, there's also his Sketchbook Archives at over 250 pages of personally chosen work for fans. The Kickstarter for the volume […]


P Craig Russell Unboxes The Graveyard Book Graphic Novel &#8211 With Some Surprises

P Craig Russell Unboxes The Graveyard Book Graphic Novel – With Some Surprises

P Craig Russell has adapted Neil Gaiman's The Graveyard Book as a graphic novel But not even he knows everything to expect, as he opens his comp copy of the first volume and compares it to his original notes...[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=54Qhhji-Qdw[/youtube] P Craig Russell has adapted Neil Gaiman's The Graveyard Book as a graphic novel[...]