Paul Levitz Archives

Paul Levitz Pops By The Boom Panel At San Diego Comic Con
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 – Editor in Chief with the least[...]
When Paul Levitz Sat Next To Joe Quesada At San Diego Comic Con
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 today, for the Will Eisner panel, they sat together for the first time in decades. Photo by Bleeding Cool's Joshua Stone.     [...]
On A Spoiled For Choice Weekend, New York Comic Fest Remains Unique – Photogallery
And the icing on the cake was having many knowledgeable guests taking part in the panels who had "been there" during significant milestones in comics history like Jim Salicrup, Ann Nocenti, Denny O'Neil, Paul Levitz, and the much-in-demand Scott Snyder and Mark Waid Walking through artist alley which was, essentially, everywhere rather than in a[...]
Things to Do In New York This Week If You Like Comics
Writer Paul Levitz (former president/publisher of DC Comics) will read from "Will Eisner: The Dreamer and the Dream," Levitz's work-in-progress about Eisner's unique role in the evolution of the American Graphic Novel, to be published in 2015 by Abrams ComicArts This event is free and open to the public Since this is a "special event"[...]
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 Finest. And[...]
Things To Do In New York and Philadelphia This Week If You Like Comics
Writer Paul Levitz (former president/publisher of DC Comics) will read from "Will Eisner: The Dreamer and the Dream," Levitz's work-in-progress about Eisner's unique role in the evolution of the American Graphic Novel, to be published in 2015 by Abrams ComicArts This event is free and open to the public. Tuesday, February 25th The New York Comics[...]
Bleeding Cool's Best Comic Panels of 2013
Best ending page all year. From Zero #2, written by Ales Kot, with art by Tradd Moore Heart = Broken.  Series = Solidified on my favorite list. Nevs Coleman's choice is: "Damian Nearly Gets Kicked into Orbit by Power Girl", from World's Finest #6, written by Paul Levitz, with art by Kevin Maguire, George Perez, and Scott Koblish[...]
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 World's Finest #16[...]
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, Jack Kirby. The[...]
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 than anyone[...]
How Could Jeff Robinov Leaving Warners Affect DC Comics?
But Robinov was the man who restructured DC Comics into DC Entertainment, who appointed Diane Nelson as President and basically pulled it kicking and screaming from the position within Warner Bros that Paul Levitz and Kevin Tsujihara had negotiated, into the cold harsh daylight where it would have to earn its keep At the time, it[...]