Daily LITG – 15th September 2018 – It's Batman Day

Welcome to the eighth daily Lying In The Gutters – our week anniversary. A runaround of yesterday's news on the site and what we might expect today. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here.

Five most-read stories yesterday

  1. Marvel Preview Reveals Rogue is Secret Daughter of Professor X and Lilandra
  2. When Richard Meyer Tried To Gaimansplain Neil Gaiman Over His Own Career
  3. 19 Revealed DC Comics Covers for October and November From Jenny Frison, Jim Lee, Bill Sienkiewicz, Frank Cho and More
  4. Marvel Asked Chelsea Cain to Keep Vision Cancellation "Clean and Quiet"
  5. 3 New Images From Titans Featuring a New Look at Jason Todd

Marvel teased stuff

Comic stores opened and closed or kept going

We got some stats…

Happening today…

Daily LITG – 15th September 2018 – It's Batman Day

Happy birthdays to…

  • Comic book colourist Laura Martin
  • IDW Senior Editor Scott Dunbier
  • Italian artist for StarComics and Sergio Bonelli Editore, Giancarlo Caracuzzo
  • Max Douglas aka Salgood Sam, cartoonist, author, illustrator, and teacher.
  • Mark Stokes, comic book creator of Zombie Boy.
  • Judge Dredd artist Sam Hart.
  • Ashley Fox, Creative Director / Consultant at Alpha Channel Books

And to American comic books themselves.

Fandom 1842: Happy 176th Birthday, Comic Books in America

Happy birthday comic books…

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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.

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