Tom King


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[...]

Rorschach #1 Kills Steve Ditko &#8211 HIs Alt Version Anyway

Rorschach #1 Kills Steve Ditko – HIs Alt Version Anyway

Now Rorscharch writer Tom King might be writing his own commentary on not just Moore’s portrayal of Rorshach but also about Ditko as well One does wonder about the decision to show the artist get shot in the face and end up on an autopsy slab as the seeming endgame of his life’s work and[...]

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[...]

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[...]

Tom King Tells Us Who Kills Batman (Detective Comics #1027 Spoilers)

Tom King Tells Us Who Kills Batman (Detective Comics #1027 Spoilers)

Tom King gave us two deaths of Batman in his truncated 85 issue run - now intended to be completed almost as intended with the Batman/Catwoman In Batman #5, with Dave Finch, he showed us Gotham Girl, mourning the loss of her brother from the future, but also stating that she kills Batman at some[...]

Gossip: Big Writer Changes at DC Comics For 2021

Gossip: Big Writer Changes at DC Comics For 2021

He has his creator-owned American Vampire at DC, but nothing else announced.Tom King has the Rorschach, Batman/Catwoman and Strange Adventures series for 12 issues each, but don't expect any similar big deals to follow.Geoff Johns brought the noise with Doomsday Clock and Three Jokers but, again. nothing lined up to follow.[caption id="attachment_1256787" align="aligncenter" width="600"] DC Comics[...]

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[...]

Ch-Ch-Changes: Tom King Out Of Swamp Thing Halloween Spectacular

Ch-Ch-Changes: Tom King Out Of Swamp Thing Halloween Spectacular

When it was announced, the Legend Of The Swamp Thing Halloween Spectacular, out in early October, had Tom King as lead writer in the PR. DC invites you to welcome Swamp Thing to your witching hour festivities In this 48-page collection of six all-new stories, the Guardian of the Green reveals past lives and the unforgettable[...]

Tom King Clay Manns Batman/Catwoman Finally Scheduled For December

Tom King, Clay Mann's Batman/Catwoman Finally Scheduled For December

Once upon a time, Tom King was fired from his Batman run, twenty issues shy of its planned completion His run ended with City of Bane, and James Tynion IV took the book on As a kind of sop, Tom King was given a twelve-issue spinoff to finish his storyline in a non-continuity fashion with[...]

Tom King Wants To Turn His Grandmothers Diaries Into Comics

Tom King Wants To Turn His Grandmothers' Diaries Into Comics

As part of the proto-online NYCC Comic-Con happening this weekend from ReedPOP, The Metaverse, Marguerite Bennett and Tom King joined a video chat with Victor Dandridge to talk about their dream projects - those that exist and those that do not - or at least, do not yet Amongst many projects, Tom King talked about[...]

$22 To Speak To Scott Snyder Tom King or Greg Capullo For 3 Minutes

$22 To Speak To Scott Snyder, Tom King or Greg Capullo For 3 Minutes

But it seems that, unlike San Diego, Metaverse will come with a price.In the comic book side, Friday and Saturday will see a couple of free panels on YouTube.FREE: Comic luminaries Tom King, Mitch Gerads and Marguerite Bennett chat about dream projects - Friday, August 14 at 4:20 PM ET / 1:20 PM PT[...]

Strange Adventures #4 Review: Mister Terrific Took Over This Issue

Strange Adventures #4 Review: Mister Terrific Took Over This Issue

However, Tom King’s scattershot plot is not tailor made for this kind of diptych storytelling, managing time shifting a little less smoothly than Lost did.There are so many engaging elements in Strange Adventures #4 that the shortcomings are frustrating RATING: HONORABLE MENTION. Strange Adventures #4 (of 12) By Tom King, Mitch Gerads, Evan Shaner Welcome to planet Rann,[...]

Tom King Issues Full Apology to Jae Lee Removes Tweets

Tom King Issues Full Apology to Jae Lee, Removes Tweets

On Friday, comic book writer Tom King issued a statement on Twitter, criticising his publisher DC Comics for commissioning a cover for his Rorschach comic from Jae Lee, as Lee had contributed a cover to Ethan Van Sciver's leading Comicsgate crowdfunding titles.[caption id="attachment_1243227" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Tom King Issues Full Apology to Jae Lee, Removes Tweets[/caption]Knowing[...]

Finding Luigi in The Daily LITG 27th July 2020

Finding Luigi in The Daily LITG, 27th July 2020

Desperately seeking Luigi, while Warren Ellis, Batman, Tom King and Jae Lee ran around right behind The Daily Lying In The Gutters, remains a long-running run around the day before and the day ahead You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here.Luigi, Jae Lee and the ten most-read stories on Bleeding Cool[...]

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

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

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 King added hours later that he had spoken to Jae Lee, saying "We're all good" However, Jae Lee writes today;[caption id="attachment_1241982" align="aligncenter" width="350"] Jae Lee post to Instagram, in memory[...]

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

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

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 for comicsgate, a hate group DC does not consult creators on alternate covers; I[...]

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

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 Fornes have their own unauthorized sequel to Watchmen, Rorschach, to be published by DC Comics in October It also features Rorschach, as well as a Lone Ranger style-sidekick But who is[...]