Expanding on The Expanse in The Daily LITG, 9th of February, 2023

An LITG runaround the previous day on Bleeding Cool, who was reading what and when, as well as a looik back over the last five years.

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The New Avengers Line-Up in The Daily LITG, 7th February 2023

LITG: The ten most popular stories yesterday

  1. Boom Studios To Kickstart "Season Six-And-A-Half" Of The Expanse
  2. Marvel Comics Realises H.R. Giger's Vision For Their New Alien Queen
  3. Justin Roiland MIA in Rick and Morty Writers' Room "Absolutely True"
  4. Marvel Goes Goblin Mode With Red Goblin & Gold Goblin (SpiderSpoilers)
  5. South Park Season 26 Ep. 1: Hell Hath No Fury Like a Jealous Cartman
  6. Marvel's New Team Line-Up For The Avengers For 2023
  7. Catwoman Has Two New Arse-Based Nicknames For Nightwing (Spoilers)
  8. Is That Alan Moore In Neil Gaiman & Mark Buckingham's Miracleman?
  9. The Flash Season 9 "The Final Run" Key Art Honors Arrowverse Series 
  10. Welcome Jon Ironfire To The X-Men, And Sins Of Sinister (XSpoilers)

ICYMI: More comic book stories from yesterday

LITG one year ago, Mary Jane & Black Cat: Beyond

Mary Jane & Black Cat: Beyond #1 Review: Enjoyable
Mary Jane & Black Cat: Beyond #1 Cover. Credit: Marvel Comics
  1. Mary Jane & Black Cat: Beyond #1 Review: Enjoyable
  2. Mindless Speculation About DC Big Legacy Announcement Tomorrow
  3. The Black Panther Costume Designed To Fight Doctor Doom (Spoilers)
  4. The Very Nature Of Solomon Grundy Revealed (Again (Spoilers))
  5. WWE Had To Tell Ronda Rousey To Stop Being A Jerk To Fans Last Week
  6. The Book of Boba Fett Finale Poster Captures Spinoff Series' Scope
  7. The Truth Behind A-Day Revealed In The Joker #12
  8. Supernatural: Jared Padalecki Finds The Force Strong in Misha Collins
  9. Secret Wars #1 CGC 9.8 Taking Bids At Heritage Auctions Today
  10. That '90s Show: Kurtwood Smith Marks That '70s Show Spinoff Start
  11. The Joker Reckons He Is The Only Man Who Can Satisfy Batman Sexually
  12. Shang-Chi Gets His Ten Rings In The Marvel Comics As Well As The Film
  13. Marvel Gives Away Free Spidey And His Amazing Friends Comic
  14. New Image/Skybound Comic Needs Asterisks In Its Title
  15. DC Comics' Naomi To Be A Queen? More Glimpses Of The Future
  16. The Capitalist Alternative To Superman In Son Of Kal-El #8 (Spoilers)
  17. I Am Batman #6 Has DC's New Batman In Bed With New York City's Police
  18. Balmain Dreams 10:OR Graphic Novel Launch At Sofitel St James London
  19. Comics Reveal Harley Quinn HBO Season 3 Set In Flash's Central City?
  20. That 90's Show in The Daily LITG 8th February 2022

LITG two years ago, Pokémon GO and Gunnsplaining

James Gunn Talks 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 3', Says "Rocket is Me"
LITG: Oreo the Raccoon and James Gunn at Guardians of the Galaxy premiere. Photo from Marvel

    1. The First-Ever Secret Rare Pokémon Card Hits Auction
    2. Gunnsplaining Marvel Movie Direction To James Gunn
    3. Cobra Kai Star Mary Mouser Surprised by Fans' Reactions to LaRussos
    4. Superman & Lois Promo Earns Stephen Amell's Arrowverse Approval
    5. Masters of the Universe: Kevin Smith Shares Bear McCreary "Power" Clip
    6. Whatever Happened To The Kalos Rollout In Pokémon GO?
    7. Wolverine Gets An Iron Man Suit Upgrade From Sentinel
    8. Riverdale: Archie Joining The Army Made Sense But The Reaction Didn't
    9. Drag Race Season 13 Episode 6: Disco-mentary Is Definitely Dead
    10. Latias and Latios Return To Raids In Pokémon GO Tomorrow
    11. David Tennant Pretended To Be His Own PA, Melissa Von Stressel
    12. Scott Snyder, Tony Daniels' Nocterra, Illuminating Our Own Dark Times
    13. Original Art for Frank Thorne's Weirdest Comic Up for AuctionKeanu Reeves' BRZRKR #1 Yet Another Delay (UPDATE)
    14. Neil Gaiman Writes Doctor Strange Poem For Hero Initiative Charity
    15. Ultramega #1 is Skybound's Biggest Launch Since Fire Power #1
    16. Brian Bendis' Creator Owned Comics Pulled Off ComiXology/Kindle Again
    17. J Scott Campbell's Rogue/Psylocke Tops $15K For Hero Charity Auction
    18. The Ultimate Spider-Man Collection To Be Auctioned For Millions
    19. Scholastic To Publish Transgender Tabas Webcomic, Magical Boy
    20. Michele Assarasakorn & Nathan Fairburn Create New Graphic Novel, Paws
    21. Adult Graphic Novels Sales In Bookstores More Than Double In A Year

LITG three years ago – the Joker knew all

And Death Note was back.

      1. So, The Joker Knows Who All The Robins Really Are… Can Bruce Wayne Be Far Behind?
      2. "Death Note" Returns for a Special One-Shot Story – Read it Online for Free!
      3. Marvel to Unveil "Most Ambitious Series Ever" by Busiek, Ross, and Cinar Next Week… But We Already Know What It Is
      4. Brian Bendis Will Explain Why Harley Quinn Is In the Hall of Justice Celebrating Superman…
      5. Justice League #50 Explains How Wally West Gets Dr Manhattan's Power In Generation Zero
      6. Retconning HoXPoX Already in X-Men #6 [Preview]
      7. "Doctor Who" Series 12 "Can You Hear Me?: Doctor's Not Alone [Preview]
      8. DC Spills the Beans on New Batman Villain Punchline Ahead of Joker War
      9. "Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood" is Getting a New Exclusive Funko Pop
      10. Valiant Bans Mention Of Ban Idea On Facebook

LITG four years ago – Brandon Sanderson was taking a trip

And it was the beginning of the end for DC at Burbank.

      1. Brandon Sanderson Stopped by 'Wheel of Time' Writer's Offices
      2. LATE: Uncanny X-Men Winter's End Moves Into the Spring, Along with Doctor Strange
      3. Gossip Fills the Void at DC Comics' Burbank Offices
      4. Not Sure if 'Avengers: End Game' Promo Art is Real or Fake?
      5. Aladdin/Hamilton's James Monroe Iglehart to Write Spider-Man For Marvel Comics

Comic book industry birthdays.

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

      • Mega Robo Bros creator Neill Cameron
      • Jo Duffy, writer on Conan the Barbarian, Fallen Angels, Power Man and Iron Fist, Star Wars, Wolverine, Catwoman and Glory.
      • Tim Truman of Grimjack, Scout and Jonah Hex.
      • Sarah Byam, writer of Billi 99.
      • Games/film/comics journalist Patrick Dane
      • TC Ford of Obsidian Matador Studios
      • Pitrock Pitt Hanson of Madd Pencilz Productions
      • Benjamin J. Kreger, writer of The Black Suit of Death

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Rich JohnstonAbout 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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