Paul Levitz


Black Editorial Staff Speak Out About DC Comics Across Two Decades

Black Editorial Staff Speak Out About DC Comics, Across Two Decades

He also cites former President and Publisher Paul Levitz as stating he had "grammar problems," and when Levitz told him "some people think you deserve this" when Richards won an award He also states that he was only even promoted to associate editor after Levitz was replaced by Diane Nelson as President.Williams shared examples of[...]

Paul Levitz Graphic Novel Unfinished Business Rescheduled For April

Paul Levitz' Graphic Novel, Unfinished Business Rescheduled For April

Former DC Comics publisher and president Paul Levitz' new graphic novel with 2000AD artist Simon Fraser was planned to be published in June this year But, you know, things happened The graphic novel, to be published by Dark Horse Comics, has now been rescheduled for April 2021.[caption id="attachment_1253239" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Unfinished Business cover by Simon[...]

Comics Folk Talk About the Impact of Dennis ONeil

Comics Folk Talk About the Impact of Dennis O'Neil

Our field has lost a giant. Paul Levitz Denny's gone, brought social conscience to comics He was a journalist at heart, and knew his obit would have Batman in the lede, but I think he'd have been prouder of this way of looking at his life Not that he was the first, much less the only one,[...]

A Disaster Waiting To Take Place Bill Schanes on DCs Distribution

A Disaster Waiting To Take Place? Bill Schanes on DC's Distribution

From the early years of co-op advertising, a large dedicated staff, lead by publisher Paul Levitz, who championed the CBSR along with Bob Wayne Paul and Bob were our wartime consigliere’s, as they would quickly come up with well thought out plans of action when hurricanes, tornadoes, and other disasters took its toll on select[...]

Paul Levitz and Simon Fraser Have Unfinished Business at Dark Horse

Paul Levitz and Simon Fraser Have Unfinished Business at Dark Horse

Dark Horse Comics has announced a new graphic novel from Eisner Hall-of-Famer Paul Levitz and Man With Two First Names Simon Fraser hitting stores this June Unfinished Business, according to a press release at least so take it with a grain of salt, is a "tantalizing original graphic novel of dark mystery and magical realism[...]


Paul Levitz and MJ Kim Get an Extra Issue for The Visitor

Paul Levitz and MJ Kim Get an Extra Issue for The Visitor

When Valiant Entertainment announced their new series of December, The Visitor by Paul Levitz and MJ Kim (though Bleeding Cool somehow had a four-month lead) it was listed as a five-issue series.Well, it seems that this Visitor will be sticking around a little longer, for six issues.As a result, the Pre-Order Bundle offer that Valiant[...]

Paul Levitz and MJ Kim Reboot The Visitor at Valiant in December

Paul Levitz and MJ Kim Reboot The Visitor at Valiant in December

In an EX-X-XCLUSIVE report confirming something Bleeding Cool reported first four months ago, sexy Dora the Explorer advocacy website The Hollywood Reporter has revealed that Paul Levitz and MJ Kim will reboot The Visitor at Valiant this December Though The Visitor takes its title and some inspiration from the original Valiant comic, this is a[...]

From Fandom to the Front Office: DC Comics Paul Levitz

From Fandom to the Front Office: DC Comics' Paul Levitz

Paul Levitz has had a lengthy career in comics Former President of DC Comics Publisher for 17 years Eisner Award-winning writer A panel was held Thursday afternoon to spotlight the man and his contributions to the medium and to the industry.Moderated by George Gustines, a journalist for the New York Times, the discussion began by[...]

Paul Levitz to Launch The Visitor from Valiant Entertainment

Paul Levitz to Launch The Visitor from Valiant Entertainment

With Valiant Entertainment taking the podium and, as well as talking to the assembled throng of comic store owners and managers about consignment programmes for conventions, and looking at upcoming announced titles, they dropped a brand new thing.Paul Levitz's The Visitor From Valiant Entertainment At some point.What it is, we haven't a clue[...]



Which Comics Should Fans of DC TV/Film Start With DC Broke It Down at SDCC

Which Comics Should Fans of DC TV/Film Start With? DC Broke It Down at SDCC

It was moderated by Mike Avita, host of Behind the Panel, and included creators Alisa Kwitney, Marv Wolfman, Paul Levitz, and Nicola Scott.All in attendance agree that they want to suggest the comics which are “classics, the ones that will make new fans into lifelong fans.”Kwitney was the author of the Zatanna-centered title Mystik U[...]


Darkseid #1 Review: A Genuine Story Of Revolution

Darkseid #1 Review: A Genuine Story Of Revolution

Darkseid wants them caught, and he enlists three of the Female Furies, Lashina, Stompa, and Mad Harriet to bring them in.The second tale, by Paul Levitz, Phil Hester, Ande Parks, and Dave Stewart is a short of Omac, the One-Man-Army-Corps, and his discoveries about the organization for which he fights.The Kirby Grabbers consist of a[...]

DC Comics To Publish Original Uncensored Authority By Mark Millar And Frank Quitely

DC Comics To Publish Original Uncensored Authority By Mark Millar And Frank Quitely

In the year 2000, DC Comics started censoring The Authority by Mark Millar and Frank Quitely, the flagship comic book from Wildstorm, the Jim Lee-started publisher that DC Comics had purchased. We recently looked at the Wildstorm Oral History account of what went down in those days. David Baron: They didn't quite like it. This was no […]

Exclusive Previews For Call Of Duty: Black Ops III #6 And Dark Horse Present #27

Exclusive Previews For Call Of Duty: Black Ops III #6 And Dark Horse Present #27

They’ve tracked the Red Witch to the basement of the former KGB headquarters, but they’ll have to fight their way through a maze full of combat robots to get to her.DARK HORSE PRESENTS #27 Writers: Alan Gordon, Paul Levitz, Carla Speed McNeil, Kaare Andrews, Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin Gray, Keith Goldberg, John Nadeau,[...]

14 Creators Working On Dark Horse Presents #26 And An Exclusive Preview

14 Creators Working On Dark Horse Presents #26 And An Exclusive Preview

Writers Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin Gray, Keith Goldberg, Kaare Andrews, John Arcudi, Alan Gordon, Rich Woodall, Paul Levitz are joined by artists Aaron Campbell, Troy Nixey, Lucas Varela, Bo Hampton, Craig Rousseau, Tim Hamilton This month’s issue of Dark Horse Presents features three new stories: Black Sinister by Kaare Andrews and Troy Nixey, Espirits de Corps by[...]

Taschen Cancels Final Two Volumes Of 75 Years Of DC Comics

Taschen Cancels Final Two Volumes Of 75 Years Of DC Comics

75 Years Of DC Comics: The Art Of Modern Mythmaking is an oversized massive volume edited by ex-publisher/president of DC, Paul Levitz.Taschen decided to serialise - and expand - it into five volumes and had put out out the Golden, Silver and Bronze Age volumes.But Taschen has decided not to do ahead with publishing the last two volumes, The[...]