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Camilo Rojas The Cheekiest Rob Granito Of All&#8230

Camilo Rojas, The Cheekiest "Rob Granito" Of All…

This is artist Camilla Rojas, posing next to a Batgirl image he drew. Which bears an uncanny resemblance to this image from All-Star Batman And Robin The Boy Wonder, drawn by Jim Lee. He calls them "Tributes". Anyway he went to Wonder Con, as you can see. Booth 2432. Where he showed off all his "Tributes" for […]

Selling Rob Granitos Deadpool And Lingerie Harley Quinn On eBay

Selling Rob Granito's Deadpool And Lingerie Harley Quinn On eBay

Recent readers of Bleeding Cool may be mystified by the occasional mentions of a certain Rob Granito A creator of comic-book inspired art sold at comic conventions, he claimed impressive credits for himself that were eventually exposed as fabrications, he claimed that he'd created work that he appeared to have scanned and printed, and others that he[...]

The 15th Rumour Awards – Scam Of The Year

The 15th Rumour Awards – Scam Of The Year

It's a long long time since the very first one of these. I was 28 when I decided that an annual look back at the rumours and scoops of the year would be a good thing. 15 years later, that's still to be determined. But here we go again with a self congratulatory pat on the back. Mostly. […]

The 15th Rumour Awards – Swipe Of The Year

The 15th Rumour Awards – Swipe Of The Year

It's a long long time since the very first one of these. I was 28 when I decided that an annual look back at the rumours and scoops of the year would be a good thing. 15 years later, that's still to be determined. But here we go again with a self congratulatory pat on the back. Mostly. […]

The Catfish Comic Artist Swipers Of Miami

The Catfish Comic Artist Swipers Of Miami

We called her the Rob Granito of Miami And that, it seemed, was that.Then three days ago, someone seemed to notice She amended all her posts to read "Not my original artwork" which is all fair and good Lesson learned maybe? There may be copyright issues but there was no more deception right?Well, maybe someone new posted[...]

Lying In The Gutters &#8211 28th September 2015

Lying In The Gutters – 28th September 2015

The Truth About Marvel's X-Men/Inhumans Decision? Maybe... 2. Tony Wolf's Short Comic About Killing Jason Todd For #BatmanDay 3. Tony S Daniel Outgrosses Himself With Deathstroke #10 (SPOILERS) 4. DC Comics Editors Strongly Urged To Use Affirmative Action When Hiring Writers And Artists 5. Philip Morris Confirms He Had Missing Third Episode Of Doctor Who Web Of Fear 6. Secrets Of The Battleworld - Get[...]

The Rob Granito Of Buenos Aires

The Rob Granito Of Buenos Aires?

Drawn by Dik Low from Malaysia and posted to DeviantArt a year ago. And this is an image now claimed as theirs by CDC Cuadros de Comics of Buenos Aires and being sold for $650. Oh look, the signature changed. Who did it first do you think? CDC even shows some of their working out on another picture… Of course that is […]

The Rob Granito Of Miami

The Rob Granito Of Miami?

the Miami Rob Granito? What do you think?  Linked to Miami Inkslingers Tattoos, let's take a look at the painted canvas work of Angely Isart. Though some of her portraits seem a little familiar.https://instagram.com/p/6nwHJrHKon/?taken-by=angely.isartFrom Gary Frank....https://instagram.com/p/6LhgxUnKlq/?taken-by=angely.isartTo Dale Keown..[...]

Swipe File: Mitch Foust Vs. Pat McCarny

Swipe File: Mitch Foust Vs. Pat McCarny

There was one five star review amongst them all. Brilliant idea! Very good product. Who wrote that? Rob Granito Most amusing Sadly some didn't get the joke. Stop promoting theft! I hope you are both banned~!no this is stolen work so NOT 5 stars...shame on you...Oh really? What was good about this product? The stolen artwork? I guess not everyone knows[...]

The Rob Granito eBay Charity Sale &#8211 Roll Up Roll Up Roll Up

The Rob Granito eBay Charity Sale – Roll Up, Roll Up, Roll Up!

You may recall Rob Granito, a swiper extraordinaire who used to strut the lines of Comic Cons across the country selling his wares as he made up a fictional CV of working on Batman animated series and of working with many other comic book creators, all while swiping work their and selling it as if[...]

The Inspiration Of Peter Repovski

The Inspiration Of Peter Repovski

Peter Repovski is a comic book artist who appeared at Toronto Comic Con this past weekend. Though some thought his work he was selling as prints looked a little familiar. Courtesy of Kraig Alexander, Ty Templeton and my own two eyes. As Templeton states, I've been to the website, and there are TONS of full […]

Lying In The Gutters &#8211 19th January 2015 &#8211 Fantastic Fox

Lying In The Gutters – 19th January 2015 – Fantastic Fox

What Now? 16. Retconning The Snap Wilson Retcon In All-New Captain America 17. Will We Get A Supaidaman Series from Marvel? It's In Your Hands 18. Will We Get Back The Old Amanda Waller? 19. Greg Capullo's Concept Sketches For Batman: Endgame 20. Will White Fox Be One Of The All-New All-Different Avengers?And Ten You May Prefer...1. Mark Millar And Skottie Young's New Comic Together -[...]

Gary Parkin The Rob Granito Of eBay Sketch Covers

Gary Parkin, The Rob Granito Of eBay Sketch Covers?

Comic book artist Meghan Hetrick was tipped off by a fan of hers that British artist Gary Parkin selling a sketch cover of Evil Ernie #1 with Lady Death on it on eBay. This image is indeed a blatant rip of the commission she did for the fan, which she posted online. Turns out that she is not […]

Scam Of The Year &#8211 The 14th Annual Rumour Awards

Scam Of The Year – The 14th Annual Rumour Awards

We have not seen him operate since April.But out-Josh Hooping Josh Hoopes had to be David Eugene Wilson, of Logan Props. From taking cosplayer money and never fulfilling commissions, for swiping designs to eventually delivering goods that are not as promised, this is the face of the worst consumer service in cosplay on the planet.There were a few[...]

Art Cards United &#8211 Untied

Art Cards United – Untied?

Sketch cards have become quite a thing. Small pieces of original art often with pop culture connections, sold for small amounts of money, it's been a way for creators to develop their art, for some to make a living, and trading card companies has seized upon some. As more and more creators turn digital, sketch […]

Lying In The Gutters &#8211 6th September 2014 &#8211 Empire State Of Mind

Lying In The Gutters – 6th September 2014 – Empire State Of Mind

The Blood Moon The Fantastic Four Conspiracy: Another Disappearing Galactus X-Factor Gets X-Voted? Speculator Corner: Wolverine #80 Those Marvel Future Tripod Thingies Return In Uncanny X-Men Social Media Responds To Kevin Smith's Tusk And The Announcement Of Clerks 3 Chantella Viala, The Rob Granito Of Canada?43 Thoughts About 43 Comics The New Women Of Marvel Comics? Guardians Of The Galaxy Screenwriter, Nicole Perlman,[...]

Chantella Viala The Rob Granito Of Canada (UPDATE)

Chantella Viala, The Rob Granito Of Canada? (UPDATE)

UPDATE: Viala has removed her website, Twitter ID and Facebook page. The original article follows below. This is Canadian artist Chantella Viala working on a painting. She is clearly a talented artist. But might she want to acknowledge the "inspiration" for some of her pieces? As she says, Everyday Chantella is currently working on new, unique pieces […]

Liam York Says Sorry. To Everyone.

Liam York Says Sorry. To Everyone.

A few months ago, Bleeding Cool ran this story, The Inspiration Of Liam York. In which we noted that artist Liam York was being repeatedly called out for blatant swiping of a number of artists on Facebook.   Well, he has now been in touch, saying, I've been sorting my life out and yes its true […]

Essential 8 Questions With Rich Johnston &#8211 Sometimes Its Simply Having The Temerity To Treat The Comics Industry As Something Worth Reporting On

Essential 8 Questions With Rich Johnston – 'Sometimes It's Simply Having The Temerity To Treat The Comics Industry As Something Worth Reporting On'

in New York City[/caption]EG: In the past, you’ve infamously objected to being called a “journalist.” Do you still object to that title? You’ve recently taken Redbubble to task for selling merchandise that uses work from comic artists without credit and you’ve consistently targeted and taken down scams from shady characters like Josh Hoopes and Rob[...]

Essential 8 Bleeding Cool Stories – Five Years Of Lying In The Gutters

Essential 8 Bleeding Cool Stories – Five Years Of Lying In The Gutters

 Who on Earth is Rob Granito?Whether it’s keeping tabs on Bleeding Cool’s mascot/con artist Josh Hoopes or calling out t-shirt vendors selling repurposed art, Bleeding Cool has a proud history of uncovering scams and sticking up for creators’ rights In this post from early 2011, Bleeding Cool introduced the world to Rob Granito and[...]