Chucky, Bane and Alice in The Daily LITG, 11th April 2021

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Daily LITG: – the ten most-read stories yesterday…

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Image: NBCU

The world keeps turning, and America is beginning to heal from all the burns. Even if a few scabs need pulling off first.

  1. Chucky Getting Too Big for Good Guys Britches, Going Diva On Set?
  2. Marvel Legends Reveals Drop Fast & Furious At Hasbro Fan Fest
  3. SCOOP: DC Comics Confirms Vengeance, Daughter Of Bane For Joker #2
  4. The Handmaid's Tale S04: Moira's Journey Ends When Gilead Is Free
  5. Alice In Wonderland Gets Trippy With New Black Light Funko Pops
  6. GI Joe Classified & Snake Eyes Reveals Take Over Hasbro Fan Fest
  7. Breaking Bad Fans Get a Present from Dean Norris on His Birthday
  8. Gotham Gossip: Lady Bane? A New Batman Villain From DC Comics
  9. Magic: The Gathering "Quantum Quandrix" Deck Is Remarkably Neat
  10. Animal Kingdom Season 5 Teaser: Being in Charge Brings Its Own Danger

ICYMI: more you may prefer from yesterday.

In case you fancied more LITG about comic books.

LITG one year ago, Tee Franklin Called Out Stephen Amell

As the confrontation between Tee Franklin and Stephen Amell topped the chart, Dan DiDio's video conversations start to rise as well. Here are the ten top stories of the day.

  1. Tee Franklin Calls Out Stephen Amell – and Gets a Tweet Back
  2. Supergirl Star Chyler Leigh Comes Out, Shares Her Personal Journey
  3. Dan DiDio Talks 5G
  4. The Flash: Stephen Amell Supports Grant Gustin for Being Grant Gustin
  5. Kevin Maguire Takes Tanga From DC Comics
  6. Chuck Rozanski of Mile High Comics Responds To 'DC Sucks' Criticism
  7. Has Walmart Become a Dumping Ground for Marvel Variant Covers?
  8. The GI Joe: Snake Eyes: Deadgame Cover Rob Liefeld Declines to Sign
  9. Funko Announces TMNT, KISS, Chilly Willy and Joker Funko Sodas
  10. First Appearance of Gold Lantern in Legion #6 Sells $20-$30 on eBay

LITG two years ago, Rob Liefeld predicted DC would have collapsed by now

Yes, yes, it feels like so long ago, when Chelsea Cain was doing her best impersonation of JK Rowling.

Comic book birthdays today

There may still not be much of a party atmosphere right now. It all depends on which state you are living in. But comics folk are always getting older and still celebrating that special date.

  • Rich Margopoulos, writer for Vampirella, Creepy, Archie
  • Susan van Camp, artist on Tales From the Aniverse and Varcel's Vixens.
  • Terry Collins, writer on Cartoon Network Presents, Lost In Space
  • Ryan K. Lindsay, writer of Beautiful Canvas, Eternal, and Negative Space
  • Kahlil Schweitzer, Marketing Manager of MCM Comic Con
  • Julien Hugonnard-Bert, artist on Injustice: Gods Among Us, Crossed and Star Wars
  • Josh O'Neill, writer and editor owner of Locust Moon Comics in Philadelphia.
  • Rob Curley, comics writer, publisher and retailer as Sub City in Dublin
  • Paul Benjamin, writer on Marvel Adventures Hulk, Disney Princess, Muppet King Arthur.

If you are in comics and have a birthday coming up – or you know someone who has – get in touch at richjohnston@bleedingcool.com.

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About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.