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"Batman" family writers James Tynion, John Layman and Jimmy Palmiotti hit HeroesCon with a look at Batman's past and the future of the New 52.
John Layman ans Scot Eaton present a Harper Row guest-shot in "Detective Comics" #21 as the budding vigilante joins Batman on a case with ties to the Dark Knight's past. CBR has a preview of the June 6 issue.
In their latest special cover for Comic-Con International, "Chew" creators John Layman and Rob Guillory send up Quentin Tarantino's "Kill Bill." CBR has the exclusive first look.
Co-creators John Layman and Rob Guillory gathered in front of a packed house at C2E2 to talk about their hit Image comic, its roots, their favorite moments and where the series is headed next.
With the finale of his "Emperor Penguin" arc, writer John Layman sets his sights on long term goals for "Detective Comics" including more Man Bat, more Gotham cops and the return of classic villain Wrath.
DC Comics' Superman/Batman 101 panel at C2E2 finds John Layman, James Tynion IV, Chris Burnham and more giving a crash course on the World's Finest heroes. CBR has LIVE updates throughout the hour.
Jennifer Cheng gives "Chew" #33 by John Layman and Rob Guillory 4 stars, saying it's the creators' "excellent pacing and framing that make the silent ending panel stark and punchy."
Courtesy of Image Comics, CBR presents an exclusive preview of "Chew" #33 by writer John Layman and artist Rob Guillory. Tony Chu takes on a load of seamen April 17.
Greg McElhatton gives "Detective Comics" #19 4 stars, calling the 900th consecutive issue of DC's flagship series by John Layman, James Tynion and a giant art team "a nice way to turn 900."
French cartoonist Fred passes away. John Layman on "Chew" and writing 900th issue of "Detective Comics"! PictureBox announces new manga titles! Lucy Knisley, on "Relish" and her love of comics! Plus more!
Courtesy of DC Comics, CBR presents a preview of tomorrow's "Detective Comics" #19, the series' 900th issues by John Layman, Jason Fabok, Andy Clarke, Mikel Janin & more.
The writer of "Chew" and "Detective Comics" recounts tales from his entire comics career as John Layman openly chews the fat with fans at WonderCon Anaheim.
Depending upon your taste for TV blood and violence, the "Hannibal" trailer will either whet your appetite for the NBC thriller, or turn your stomach. But what is it about (fictional) cannibals that we find so intriguing?
Before the next major "Chew" arc, John Layman returns to describe how a funeral in his and Rob Guillory's series leads to spontaneous combustion and the return of some old foes before this week's issue #32.
With Geoff Johns stepping down as "Green Lantern" writer, CBR puts together the top five most likely candidates to take over one of DC Comics' most beloved and valuable characters.
Writer John Layman and artist Jason Fabok talk to CBR about their sidestepping take on "Death of the Family" and their Penguin-paced plot which builds toward the landmark "Detective" #900.
Sales of manga dip 1.5 percent in Japan! Scottish history, in graphic novel form! Kodansha Comics nabs "Sherlock Bones"! John Layman talks "Chew"! Sonny Liew on his Epigram Books work! Plus much more!
Courtesy of DC Comics, CBR presents an exclusive preview of "Detective Comics" #17 by John Layman and Jason Fabok. Batman hunts down The Joker-worshipping League of Smiles February 6.
John Layman unexpectedly announced late Friday evening that the Showtime adaptation of his creator owned series with Image Comics, "Chew," has been cancelled.
Jennifer Cheng gives "Chew" #31 4 stars, saying writer John Layman and artist Rob Guillory's follow-up to the game-changing "Chew" #30 "has remarkable emotional depth without being depressing."
Courtesy of Image Comics, CBR presents an exclusive preview of "Chew" #31 by John Layman and Rob Guillory. Bite into the beginning of the second half of the series January 23.
Greg McElhatton gives "Detective Comics" #15 4 stars, saying John Layman and Jason Fabok "buck the trend" of "Death of the Family" tie-in issues "and go for an entirely different routine."
DC Comics EiC Bob Harras and Editorial Director Bobbie Chase debut B&B, an exclusive monthly talk with CBR. This month: New creative teams for "Constantine" and "Birds of Prey," 900 issues of "Detective" and more!
"Chew" artist Rob Guillory promises the planned Showtime adaptation of the Image Comics series has "an awesome script" that, stylistically, is "about as close as you can get to something as weird as [the comic]."
Courtesy of DC Comics, CBR presents an exclusive preview of "Detective Comics" #16, a "Death of the Family" tie-in by John Layman & Jason Fabok. Batman cuts a haunting deal with The Penguin January 9.
Doug Zawisza gives "Detective Comics" #15 by John Layman and Jason Fabok 4.5 stars, saying the creative team "hasn't made a misstep yet and continues to add some nice polish to Batman's world."
With his third issue now on stands, writer John Layman explains the long game for his "Detective Comics" run and how the book combines a major new villain, classic rogues, Bruce Wayne's personal drama and more of Batman's greatest hits.
For his part in the "Death of the Family" event story, newly minted "Detective Comics" writer John Layman shows off what happens to Gotham when Joker hits town as his longterm plans for Batman take shape with issue #15.
Augie De Blieck Jr. gives "Chew" #30 by John Layman and Rob Guillory 4 stars, calling the series' halfway point "a pivotal issue in the series, with plenty of hints being dropped for what's to come in the future."
This week, readers of John Layman and Rob Guillory's "Chew" discover a shocking turn in the series' midway point issue #30, as Layman explains to CBR what the gruesome issue means for the book's future.
Image Comics has provided CBR with an exclusive preview of John Layman and Rob Guillory's "Chew" #30. The critically acclaimed title hits its halfway point and wedding bells are in the air on November 28!
While Agent Tony Chu remains out of commission, the rest of the cast of Image's hit "Chew" have things to answer for as writer John Layman prepares for the milestone 30th issue mid-way point of the series.
Doug Zawisza gives "Detective Comics" #14 4.5 stars, calling the issue by John Layman and Jason Fabok "masterfully balanced with action, intrigue, character development and some damn good art."
Courtesy of IDW Publishing, CBR has exclusive previews of John Layman's "Mars Attacks" #5 and "Danger Girl/G.I. Joe" #4. Bullets and laser beams ignite chaos November 7.
Greg McElhatton gives "Detective Comics" #13 4 stars, saying of John Layman and Jason Fabok's inaugural issue of the series, "if this first issue is any indication, we're in for some good times ahead."
San Diego City Council approves convention center expansion, but when would it be completed? New York Comic Con ticket sales up 190%! Interviews with Chris Ware, John Layman, Amy Reeder and Matthew Inman! Plus more!
Courtesy of Image, CBR presents an exclusive preview of "Chew #28 by John Layman & Rob Guillory. Take a bite out of Part 3 of "Space Cakes" on 9/12.
More on status of "Cerebus: High Society" negatives after fire! "Chew" and the rise of "foodie comics"! Brandon Graham on "Multiple Warheads" and manga influences! Plus more!
DC All Access Sunday at Fan Expo Canada covered various topics including "Justice League of America," "Death of the Family," and the possible return of several Batman characters.
John Layman and Rob Guillory explained the origin of "Chew," their adventures in the world of television, casting choices and more at Fan Expo Canada.