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Will Frank MIller Come To Rorschach After All? (Spoilers)
It's true, I'm starting to really enjoy Rorschach, the unauthorised sequel to Watchmen by Tom King and Jorge Fornes, published by DC Comics Published today, Rorschach #6 is framed by three narratives. Firstly, the letters between Lorna and Wil Myerson, the creator of Pontius Pirate (now a Broadway musical), and who becomes the new Rorschach, the[...]
Tom King Writes Supergirl: Woman Of Tomorrow, Drawn By Bilquis Evely
And today, DC Comics has confirmed the news, as revealed in the last page of Infinite Frontier #0, of the new series, Supergirl: Woman Of Tomorrow, an eight-issue series launching on the 22nd of June, but also that it's by Batman, Vision and Rorschach writer Tom King, and drawn by The Dreaming's Bilquis Evely and[...]
Rorschach Republican Candidate Turney First Appeared In Watchmen #2
There is a scene in this week's Rorschach #5 by Tom King and Jorge Fornes, an unauthorised sequel to Watchmen published by DC Comics, in which our unidentified private detective meets with Governor Turley, the Republican candidate for President of the United States, running against President Robert Redford from sitting an eighth term in office[...]
Rorschach #5's "Some People Need Masks, Some Don't" Attracts Criticism
There is a scene in this week's Rorschach #5 by Tom King and Jorge Fornes, an unauthorised sequel to Watchmen published by DC Comics, in which our unidentified private detective meets with Turley, the Republican candidate for President of the United States, running against President Robert Redford from sitting an eighth term in office As[...]
WandaVision Gets New Comics Creator Credits - But Why?
Originally the credits ran: With special thanks to Brian Michael Bendis, John Buscema, John Cassaday, Olivier Coipel, Steven Englehart, David Finch, Richard Howell, Tom King, Jack Kirby, Stan Lee, Rick Leonardi, Bill Mantlo, Roy Thomas, Gabriel Hernandez Walta, Joss Whedon. From this we could identify for WandaVision, Stan Lee and Jack Kirby, who created Wanda and Pietro Maximoff, Baron[...]
Tom King's Suspicions About Donald Trump Gaining Traction?
Tom King is one of the best-selling and critically-acclaimed comic book writers in the USA He began at the bottom, interning at both DC Comics and Marvel Comics, where he was an assistant to X-Men writer Chris Claremont Now he is known as the best-selling writer of Batman, Rorschach, as well as creating the Vision[...]
This The Change Tom King Had To Ask Warners About? Batman/Catwoman #2
Okay, so that wasn't The Sewer King being Jokerised at the end of Batman/Catwoman #1 by Tom King and Clay Mann Trying to read too many possibilities It was the Joker disguising himself as such, ahead of Catwoman's visit Makes more sense of the colour scheme I guess And six weeks later we get a[...]
Rorschach #4 Tells The Story From Watchmen #1 Final Page
And we get to hear a little about the so-called supervillain, Captain Carnage. Watchmen #1 artwork. In today's Rorschach #4, part of the unauthorised sequel to Watchmen by Tom King and Jorge Fornes, we get to see that scene play out. Rorschach #4 artwork. And we also learn why he is called Captain Carnage as well Through a wave[...]
Is Rorschach A Sequel To Watchmen - Or To Kick-Ass?
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. Credit: DC Comics And we learn of her childhood, being brought up by her[...]
Batman/Catwoman - So Who's The Daddy?
Last week saw the publication of Batman/Catwoman #1 by Tom King, Clay Mann and Tomeu Morey from DC Comics Set in three distinct timelines, the early days before Batman and Catwoman were a thing, the current days and the future after Batman's death with Catwoman continuing their legacy, the events of each clearly affect the[...]
Not Just Batman and Catwoman - the Daily LITG, 29th November 2020
From Tom King to the Mandalorian – 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. Daily LITG: Batman and Catwoman up a tree, ******* – The ten most-read stories yesterday… From Tom King To The Mandalorian[...]
First Review: Batman/Catwoman #1 by Tom King and Clay Mann
Rich Johnston reviews Batman/Catwoman #1 by Tom King, Clay Mann and Tomeu Morey, published this Tuesday by DC Comics. Once upon a time, Tom King wrote the comic book series Vision for Marvel Comics Winning all the awards going, and fast tracked to be adapted into the TV series WandaVision This kind of response saw DC[...]
Batman and Catwoman do the hibbity-dibbity during the Nu52.
Superstar comic book writer and former(?) CIA operative Tom King has weighed in on what may be the most important question of the next week, or maybe even the next year Screw it, this is the most important question of most of our lifetimes: do Batman and Catwoman fuck in the upcoming Batman/Catwoman #1 According[...]
The Insult That Made A Man Out Of Rorschach
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. Art from Rorschach #2. The building in which Will Myerson, a comic book creator, lives Could this be a link to Byron Lewis, the engineer and aviation inventor known as[...]
Fanboy Rampage: Tom Brevoort vs. Tom King for Mark Doyle's Honor
Marvel Comics executive editor and Blues Traveller vocalist Tom Brevoort fired shots at "former" CIA Operative and DC Comics superstar writer Tom King over King's comments about editor Mark Doyle leaving DC Comics Doyle's departure from DC was first reported by Bleeding Cool back in August, part of what has been described as a bloodbath[...]