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Rorschach #3 Review: Making Icons Out Of Idiots

Rorschach #3 Review: Making Icons Out Of Idiots

Back in the much more innocent days of 2005, writer John Rogers captured a conversation with a friend who coined the term "crazification factor," which in short theorizes that at least 27% of any given population are best summed up as such: "Half just have worldviews which lead them to disagree with what you consider rationality[...]

Is Rorschach #3 A Sequel To Watchmen &#8211 Or To Kick-Ass (Spoilers)

Is Rorschach #3 A Sequel To Watchmen – Or To Kick-Ass? (Spoilers)

Today sees the publication of Rorschach #3, the unauthorised sequel to Watchmen by Tom King and Jorge Fornes But this week's issue looks at the story of Laura, the woman who accompanied the new, older, based-on-Steve-Ditko Rorschach in his failed presidential-candidate assassination attempt.[caption id="attachment_1309887" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: DC Comics[/caption]And we learn of her childhood, being[...]

Bestseller List &#8211 Death Metal Beats Batman Beats Rorschach

Bestseller List – Death Metal Beats Batman Beats Rorschach

Though thanks to DC, Tuesday Titans too.  If any other retailers would like to report their top sellers, please contact richjohnston@bleedingcool.com. Top Ten Bleeding Cool Bestseller List of the week [caption id="attachment_1296456" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Death Metal Beats Batman In Bleeding Cool Bestseller List 22/11/20[/caption]DC take the Bestseller List Top 3 with their biggest writers still, Scott Snyder,[...]

The Insult That Made A Man Out Of Rorschach (Spoilers)

The Insult That Made A Man Out Of Rorschach (Spoilers)

The second issue of Rorschach, the unauthorised sequel to Watchmen, by Tom King and Jorge Fornes, and published by DC Comics out today, take place in Lewis Tower.[caption id="attachment_1296506" align="aligncenter" width="350"] Art from Rorschach #2.[/caption]The building in which Will Myerson, a comic book creator, lives Could this be a link to Byron Lewis, the engineer and[...]

Did Rorschach Create A Character Like The Question (Spoilers)

Did Rorschach Create A Character Like The Question? (Spoilers)

Tomorrow sees the release of Rorschach #2 from comic book stores, though as Bleeding Cool has pointed out, as there is no street date enforcement any more, copies get sold in a number of stores before then Hence why this page from Rorschach #2 below the spoiler image is doing the rounds over the weekend[...]

The Bleeding Cool Bestseller List &#8211 Death Metal Beats Rorschach

The Bleeding Cool Bestseller List – Death Metal Beats Rorschach

And this week, it's the Death Metal, Amazing Spider-Man and Rorschach three-step. If any other retailers would like to report their top sellers, please contact richjohnston@bleedingcool.com And apologies for the day - the weekend was hell More hell than usual, I mean.[caption id="attachment_1279886" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Bleeding Cool Bestseller List - Death Metal Beats Rorschach[/caption] Top[...]

Tom King Interviews Dave Gibbons Live at Baltimore Comic Con Online

Tom King Interviews Dave Gibbons Live at Baltimore Comic Con Online

Tom King is the author of the new Rorschach comic book, an unauthorised sequel to Watchmen, also published by DC Comics this week And next weekend, as part of a pretty impressive series of live panels from Baltimore Comic-Con (yes, SDCC and NYCC, live panels, so that people can ask questions) Tom King will be[...]

Watchmen: HBO Series Gets Some Canon Love from Tom Kings Rorschach

Watchmen: HBO Series Gets Some Canon Love from Tom King's "Rorschach"

But for now, things remain quiet- at least on the television side.On the comics side, it appears writer Tom King had decided to go ahead and make the HBO series part of the canon of his DC Comics limited series Rorschach- and we see a sly reference in the very first issue Of course, since[...]

Is Tom King Making The New Rorschach Alan Moore (Spoilers)

Is Tom King Making The New Rorschach, Alan Moore? (Spoilers)

Rorschach #1, another unauthorised sequel to Watchmen by Tom King and Jorge Fornes, is published by DC Comics this week Last month we ran the following fairly speculatory article, and I felt that it might be worth running again, just in case, now with added previews imagery fom the first issue Take it away, me...First,[...]

Is Tom King Making The New Rorschach Alan Moore (Spoilers)

Is Tom King Making The New Rorschach Alan Moore? (Spoilers)

This is the solicitation for issue #2 of Rorschach, the unauthorised sequel to Watchmen by Tom King and Jorge Fornes, published by DC Comics Followed by a little speculation on our part. RORSCHACH #2 What’s the connection between an aging comic book artist and Rorschach? That’s the question the detective investigating the attempted assassination of a presidential[...]

Jim Campbell on Unauthorized Watchmen Sequel: F*** Tom King

Jim Campbell on Unauthorized Watchmen Sequel: "F*** Tom King"

Comic book letterer Jim Campbell let loose on DC Comics, Tom King, and anyone involved in producing the Rorschach comic at DC Naturally, it was a lettering SNAFU that first set him off, but it soon became clear that it's the concept of the book itself that gets under Campbell's skin, just like many comic[...]

Dave Sim Parodies Tom Kings Rorschach in Cerebus In Hell: Hermann

Dave Sim Parodies Tom King's Rorschach in Cerebus In Hell: Hermann

The latest Cerebus In Hell one-shot planned by Dave Sim and his cohorts for December, Hermann, chooses to parody a comic book that hasn't even been published yet, Rorschach, the unauthorised Watchmen sequel by Tom King and Jorge Fornés, published by DC Comics next month Bleeding Cool reported that the new Rorschach would be one[...]

This New Rorschach is Obsessed With Hannah Arendt Instead Of Ayn Rand

This New Rorschach is Obsessed With Hannah Arendt Instead Of Ayn Rand

The Watchmen panel at DC Fandome saw HBO Watchmen showrunner Damon Lindelof interview the new Rorschach creative team Tom King and Jorge Fornes, with Damon Lindelhof's background covered in White Rabbit Subtle.[caption id="attachment_1265180" align="aligncenter" width="600"] DC Fandome screencap.[/caption]Tom King talked about his own unofficial sequel, the upcoming Rorschach comic book, leaning on the original Watchmen[...]

Brian Bolland Redraws Killing Joke as Rorschach Forbidden Planet Cover

Brian Bolland Redraws Killing Joke as Rorschach Forbidden Planet Cover

Forbidden Planet has commissioned a retailer exclusive cover by Brian Bolland for Rorschach #1, the unauthorised Watchmen sequel by Tom King and Jorge Fornes to be published by DC Comics next month And he is referencing one of his own famous covers to do so The Killing Joke.[caption id="attachment_1264869" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Brian Bolland Redraws Killing[...]

Batman #100 and The Walking Dead in Color #1 &#8211 Thank FOC Its Friday

Batman #100 and The Walking Dead in Color #1 – Thank FOC It's Friday

As is Outlawed tie-in Ms Marvel #15. American Ronin #1 launches from Peter Milligan and Aco from AWA. How did We Only Find Them When They're Dead #1 do? #2 is up. Action Lab is launching Carmine #1 and Miranda In Maelstrom #1. How did Doctor Who: Time Lord Victorious #1 do? The final part[...]

Peach Momoko Draws Poison Ivy Rorschach and Commanders In Crisis

Peach Momoko Draws Poison Ivy, Rorschach and Commanders In Crisis

And that fourth printing will be getting a cover by Peach Momoko which the #2 second printing will get a black-and-white version of the original main cover by David Finch.[caption id="attachment_1251476" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Peach Momoko Draws DCeased, Rorschach and Commanders In Crisis[/caption]Peach Momoko has become the hottest comic book cover artist right now, and is[...]

Jae Lee to Tom King &#8211 Were Not All Good

Jae Lee to Tom King – "We're Not All Good"

Comic book creator Jae Lee is barely on social media. He only posts occasional pictures of his artwork and photos of his dog, Loki, on Instagram, about once a week. But today he responded to the social media storm that began with Tom King two days ago, and exploded, despite attempts to quell it. Tom […]

Tom King Speaks Out About DC Comics Rorschach #1 Cover (UPDATE x2)

Tom King Speaks Out About DC Comics Rorschach #1 Cover (UPDATE x2)

This morning, DC Comics posted the variant cover to Rorschach #1 by Jae Lee The cover credit was solicited last week, but it appears that writer Tom King did not read the fine print He just posted on Twitter; Today DC put out an alternate cover to Rorschach by Jae Lee, who has also done covers[...]

Jae Lee Cover For Rorschach #1 Suggests He Is Not Reggie Long

In the unauthorised sequel to Watchmen, Doomsday Clock by Geoff Johns and Gary Frank, Rorschach returned - but not the original, who had been killed in Watchmen #12 by Dr Manhattan Instead, this was Reggie Long, son of Rorschach's prison psychiatrist, who had taken on the role, the mask and the mission.Tom King and Jorge[...]

That Other Painting In Rorschach #1 Identified

That Other Painting In Rorschach #1, Identified

The other day, we looked at two pieces of artwork as seen in a lobby scene in the now-we-know-it-is Rorschach #1 by Tom King and Jorge Fornes The scene shows two different moments in time, a detective taking the lift up to an apartment, and the Lone Ranger Gunman doing the same some das before[...]