DC Comics, From Crisis to Catalogs – The Daily LITG, 6th of May 2021

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Daily LITG: DC Comics, From Crisis to Catalogs

The Daily LITG, 6th of May 2021
DC Comics, From Crisis to Catalogs – The Daily LITG, 6th of May 2021

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

  1. DC Comics Crisis Event Next Year To Lead Into Bigger Event In 2023
  2. Wal-Mart Allegedly Suspending Trading Card Game Sales
  3. DC's Plan For All Your Favourite Batman Characters – Even Tim Drake
  4. Castlevania Season 4: Netflix Shares Images From Anime's Final Chapter
  5. Giovanni Battle Guide For Pokémon GO Players: May 2021
  6. Batman, Superman & Wonder Woman Trinity To Get A Trilogy From DC
  7. Disappointed With Line Of Duty Finale? You Weren't Paying Attention
  8. Avengers, Fantastic Four Underdressed for Hellfire Gala
  9. Rob Liefeld Draws Michonne For The Walking Dead
  10. Hasbro's Star Wars Retro Collection Prototype Boba Fett Drops Tomorrow

ICYMI: more you may prefer from yesterday.

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LITG one year ago – Wonder Woman Cosplay, Michael Grey

Bleeding Cool continud to report from the comics industry shutdown, With more from Wonder Woman's cosplay adventures, Shane Davis fighting for his artwork and the mystery of Michael Grey.

  1. When Wonder Woman Gets Mistaken as a Cosplayer
  2. Someone Recreated A Zelda Map In Animal Crossing: New Horizons
  3. Who On Earth is DC Comics' New Batman Writer Michael Grey?
  4. AmazonWatch: Marvel TPBs For Free, From Venom to Secret Invasion
  5. Shane Davis of DC Comics on His Fight to Get His Artwork Back
  6. Supernatural Stars Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles On Show's Legacy
  7. Amazon Glitchwatch: Dark Horse Omnibuses and TPBs For Free, Now
  8. The Flash Season 6 Preview: To Stop Godspeed, Barry Must Pay the Piper
  9. Image Comics New Schedules for May and June 2020
  10. American Horror Story Star Sarah Paulson Posts Coven BTS Snake Pic

LITG two years ago – Patrick Gleason and the FCBD

Patrick Gleason was probably Marvel's biggest scalps from DC Comics two years ago, usually the kind of thing DC Comics had been doing.

  1. Patrick Gleason Debuts New Look of the Marvel Universe, Jumps From DC Comics to Marvel Exclusive
  2. So How Much Are Free Comic Book Day 2019 Titles Selling For?
  3. Wrestling Legend The Iron Sheik Trashes Star Wars: The Last Jedi for #MayTheFourth
  4. 'Avengers: Endgame' Sinks 'Titanic' as No. 2 Film of All Time with $2.1 Billion
  5. Netflix Releases 'The Wandering Earth' Without Announcement or Fanfare

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.

  • Peter Hogan, co-creator of Illegal Alien.
  • David Lloyd, publisher of ACE Comics Weekly, co-creator of V For Vendetta.
  • Mike Collins, artist of A Very Private Princess and designer for Doctor Who.
  • Toby Cypress, artist on Land Of The Dead.
  • Lauren Perry, editor on My Little Pony and The Devil's Panties.
  • Matthew Kayal of Double Barrelled Theatre Presents.

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.
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