Paul Levitz

Brian Bolland, Art Adams, Max Brooks And More Now Coming To London Super Comic Con In March…

The London Super Comic Con has released a bunch more comic attendees at the show… oh look, Max Brooks, Garth Ennis, Kieron Gillen… you can see that Bleeding Cool's publisher must be in attendance! The new names are Arthur Adams, Simone Bianchi, Brian Bolland, Max Brooks, Mark Buckingham, Joyce Chin, Garth Ennis, Kieron Gillen, Adi Granov, Tabitha Lyons, Ron Marz, Ireland Reid, Esad Ribic, David Roach, Laura Sindall, Rachel Stott, David Wachter […]

The New Power Girl Is… Aging Backwards?

Tanya Spears' first appearance in Worlds Finest #23 and her first acknowledgment of the Power Girl identity in #26. She is described as one of the "most intelligent 17-year-olds on the planet" by co-creator Paul Levitz. But in a big splash appearing in today's DC Comics, to announce her joining the Teen Titans in issue 5, she's been […]

Paul Levitz Joins Guests At London Super Comic Con In March

I'm not sure when the last time ex-DC publisher/president Paul Levitz came to a British comic book convention was. Mid eighties, perhaps, at the height of the UKCAC London scene? No idea. But he'll be at the London Super Comic Con in March next year, as the show releases their third way of comic book guest announcements. […]

Sexy Or Sexualized? The Depiction Of Women In Comics With Paul Levitz, Gail Simone, Dave Gibbons, Marguerite Bennett, Adam Hughes, Christina Blanch, And Thom Zahler At Baltimore Comic Con

Paul Levitz moderated a panel on the depiction of women in comics at Baltimore Comic Con this year on Friday with panelists Gail Simone, Dave Gibbons, Marguerite Bennett, Adam Hughes, Christina Blanch, and Thom Zahler. Levitz opened by pointing out that whether a character is depicted as sexy or sexualized in comics is a very […]

Paul Levitz Pops By The Boom Panel At San Diego Comic Con

Peter S. Svensson drinks Gatorade and writes for Bleeding Cool. Boom Studios had their annual panel at Comic Con, which didn't announce any new titles, but did tease towards the future. In attendance were: Filip Sablik – President of Marketing, formerly from Top Cow. Stephen Christy – President of Development, formerly from Archaia. Matt Gagnon […]

When Paul Levitz Sat Next To Joe Quesada At San Diego Comic Con

Once upon a time, Joe Quesada compared Superman to a porn star who couldn't get it up, in the national press. It didn't go well. Once upon a time, Paul Levitz tried to get Joe Quesada fired by going to the big Marvel bosses. There had been bad blood between the two for some time. But […]

Things to Do In New York This Week If You Like Comics

Monday, March 3rd A Will Eisner Week event, "Will Eisner, Champion of the Graphic Novel" will be held in conjunction with the New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium at Parsons, The New School, 2 West 13th Street, New York, NY, in the Bark Room (off the lobby) from 7PM to 9PM. Writer Paul Levitz (former […]

Paul Levitz Joins The Board Of Directors At Boom! Studios

Paul Levitz was the President and Publisher of DC Comics for, well, a pretty damn long time. He was deposed by Diane Nelson and chose to walk rather than take a lesser role, though he kept writing Legion Of Superheroes books for the publisher. Then that stopped as well, though he keeps up with Worlds […]

Things To Do In New York and Philadelphia This Week If You Like Comics

Tuesday, February 25th The New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium will be held on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 7:00 PM at Parsons The New School, 2 West 13th Street, in the Bark Room (off the lobby). The event is free and open to the public. The presentation will be by Jennifer George and Charles […]

Bleeding Cool's Best Comic Panels of 2013

This year, we asked our Bleeding Cool writers to contribute their picks for the Best Comic Panels of 2013, and the votes are in. From the serious and thought-provoking to the wild and raucous expressions comics are more than capable of, our writers selected the moments that defined the medium this year for them. The […]

A New Series For The Question? – Coverage Of The New 52 NYCC Panel

Romeo Gebuza and Jackie Sunderland write for Bleeding Cool: Today's panel featured, Brian Buccellato, James Tynion, Paul Levitz, Nicola Scott, Cliff Chang and Charles Soule. The moderator is DC's John Cunningham. First up: A preview of The Flash #24 from Brian Buccellato, who along with Francis Manapul, is wrapping up his run before moving on to Detective Comics. Then, a look at […]

Jack Kirby's First Appearance In The New 52 (Desaad SPOILERS)

In today's Desaad #1, the Villain's Month title by Paul Levitz and Yildiray Cinar, we see Desaad tempting and corrupting a number of humans, in his master's quest. But there is one he seems to have a bit of trouble with. An artist. Who seems to have a resemblance to a certain Desaad/Darkseid/New Gods creator, […]

World's Finest, With Emanuela Lupacchino. Honest.

She had a short story in the Young Romance: A New 52 Valentine's Day Special. But today, Emanuela Lupacchino makes her ongoing debut for the DC New 52 in World's Finest #15, drawing the book. Man, we love Emanuela at Bleeding Cool. For reasons like this. Though not that you'd know it from the cover, […]

Remembering Joe Kubert – The Art Legend Honored At SDCC

Joshua Stone writes for Bleeding Cool: The panel was moderated by Mark Evanier, and featured an amazing lineup of comic book greats – Sergio Aragones, Paul Levitz, Marv Wolfman, Tom Yates, Jon B. Cooke, Russ Heath, and Neal Adams' nameplate, as he didn't show up. Evanier started off by saying that Joe loved drawing more […]

What Will DC Comic Creators See From Man Of Steel?

A conversation between superfan Michael Grabois and writer of Superman Birthright writer Mark Waid went like this… @mgrabois Dude, I didn't even get a free ticket. Are you kidding me? It's DC. Even Marvel invites me to the movies. — Mark Waid (@MarkWaid) June 14, 2013   @mgrabois DC no longer pays creators for that […]