"Dune Is Harry Potter" Hot Take in The Daily LITG, 26th October, 2021

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LITG: The ten most-read stories, yesterday

Dune is the Final Harry Potter Movies, Not Lord of the Rings
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  1. Dune is the Final Harry Potter Movies, Not Lord of the Rings
  2. Frank Cho's Outrage Sketch Covers From Baltimore Comic Con
  3. Batwoman: Ruby Rose Doubles Down on Claims; Posts Emails, Messages
  4. McFarlane Toys Brings The Batman to Life Once Again with New Figure
  5. Dear Saturday Night Live: Please Don't Destroy Sketches Are Mandatory
  6. Marvel Legends Reveals Come Fast And Furious At Hasbro PulseCon
  7. 79 Cosplay Photos From MCM London Comic Con 2021
  8. A Little More MCM London Comic Con Cosplay – Including Tom Hiddleston
  9. Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Recreates The Horcrux Hunt
  10. X-Men: The Trial Of Magneto #3 Review: Trying Your Patience

ICYMI: more you may prefer from yesterday.

In case you fancied more LITG about comics.

LITG one year ago, Green Lantern, Razer and Spitting Image

Green Lantern, Razer, Spitting Image - Daily LITG, October 26th, 2020
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What you were reading yesterday, the numbers don't lie.

  1. Arrowverse: Marc Guggenheim Ready to Move On; Talks Green Lantern
  2. Razer Reveals A New Set Of Chroma Accessories For PC
  3. Spitting Image: Watch New Episodes for Free on YouTube Right Now
  4. Let's Take A Look At NECA's Back To The Future Marty Figure
  5. Animal Kingdom, Mayans M.C., Lucifer & More: FilmLA Production Update
  6. Doctor Who: Jodie Whittaker Thought She Was Playing the Doctor "Wrong"
  7. Titans Season 3: Red Hood First-Look Being Teased for This Monday
  8. Impact Bound for Glory Recap – Moose and EC3 Settle Their Differences
  9. Eleven Gossipy Spoilers For Batman
  10. How To Evolve Galarian Farfetch'd To Sirfetch'd In Pokémon GO
  11. Alan Moore's Providence Compendium On Kickstarter With Signed Copies
  12. Afua Richardson Is The Artist For Lovecraft Country
  13. Local Comic Shop Day 2020 Variants From DC, Marvel, Boom and Z2
  14. Batgirl #50 Sells $10 On eBay, Javicia Leslie As Ryan Wilder Batwoman
  15. Batman #101 Beats X-Men #13 In The Bleeding Cool Bestseller List
  16. Some Comics Shops Are Now Regularly Breaking Street Dates

LITG two years ago, the Doctor met the Doctor and we got Giant-Sized X-Men again

  1. First Look at David Tennant's Doctor Meeting Jodie Whittaker's in Doctor Who – January 2020 Titan Solicits
  2. On the Pioneer Format (and Early Price Spikes) – "Magic: The Gathering"
  3. Marvel Comics Announces Jonathan Hickman's Giant-Size X-Men From February at MCM London
  4. Tony Harris Destroys Art Rather Than Give it to Customer Who Wants a Refund (UPDATE)
  5. The Avengers Get New Looks in January: War Widow, Brood Thor, Captain Corsair, and More
  6. Marvel Announces Spider-Man Noir at MCM London by Margaret Stohl and Juan Ferreyra
  7. Savage Avengers #0 Features Chris Claremont and John Romita's X-Men, Announced at MCM London
  8. Marvel Announces Ant-Man: World Hive by Zeb Wells and Dylan Burnett at MCM London
  9. Sina Grace Doubts Darkveil Will Be Back in X-Books Until "Dookie Hands" Akira Yoshida is Gone
  10. "Will & Grace": On-Set Friction Leads to "No Karen!" for 2 Eps [REPORT]
  11. "Doctor Who": Pertwee NSFW Video – We Need Female Doctor [Opinion]
  12. Marvel Comics Announces X-Men/Fantastic Four by Chip Zdarsky and Terry Dodson at MCM London
  13. Marvel Announces Marvel Anthology by Alex Ross at MCM London
  14. So Why Can't Kate Pryde Walk Through Krakoan Portals Anyway?
  15. Marvel Comics Announces New Doctor Aphra #1 by Alyssa Wong and Marika Cresta at MCM London

LITG three years ago, Legend Of Tomorrow was yesterday and Barbara Gordon was reconnecting with the Joker.

  1. Legends of Tomorrow Season 4: Series Low Debut and Dominic Purcell Trashes Season 1
  2. Barbara Gordon and the Joker in DC Comics Today (Spoilers)
  3. No Enemy But Peace – Richard Meyer, Antarctic Press, and Jawbreakers
  4. Laurie Strode Is Not Michael Myers's Sister for a Reason in New 'Halloween' Film
  5. 11 DC Comics Variant Covers From Frank Cho, Amanda Conner, Greg Capullo and More

Comic Book birthdays today.

There might be partially slightly more of a party atmosphere right now. It all depends on which state you are living in. But comics folk are still getting older and still celebrating that special date with twelve years for us as well.

  • Larry Lieber, co-creator of Iron Man, Thor and Ant Man, and Amazing Spider-Man daily newspaper strip writer.
  • Comics artist Javier Suppa
  • Paris Cullins, artist on Blue Devil, Blue Beetle and New Gods.
  • Guardian cartoonist Stephen Collins
  • Fantasy artist Pierangelo Boog
  • Comic book letterer John Morelli
  • Comics colourist Glynis Oliver

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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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