Grant Morrisoning The TARDIS in the Daily LITG, 18th of June 2022

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Grant Morrisoning The TARDIS in the Daily LITG, 18th of June 2022
Grant Morrison and John Barrowman at the Heavy Metal booth, SDCC 15, photo by Cameron Hatheway

LITG: Grant Morrison's Doctor Who in the ten most-read stories, yesterday

  1. Grant Morrison Plans To Replace Russell T Davies On Doctor Who
  2. The X-Files: David Duchovny Responds to Anderson's Revival Remarks
  3. Mark Brooks Fixes Makkari Of The Eternals' Skin Tone Error
  4. DC Comics Full September 2022 Solicits – Mostly Batman As Always
  5. Abolition Of Man, First Comic Book Entirely Drawn By A.I. Algorithm
  6. Grant Morrison Plans For Todd McFarlane's Spawn Before Dropping Them
  7. New Fantastic Four #1 Pulped Over Error, Reprinted
  8. Shiny Meltan Returns To Pokémon GO For TCG Event
  9. DC Comics Pulls Listing For Andy Muschietti's Ezra Miller Flash Cover
  10. DC Comics September 2022 Solicits & Solicitations, Frankensteined

ICYMI: more you may prefer from yesterday.

In case you fancied more LITG about comics.

LITG one year ago, Regigigas Raiding The Daily LITG, 18th June 2021

Regigigas in Pokémon GO. Credit: Niantic
LITG: Regigigas in Pokémon GO, Niantic
  1. Regigigas Raid Guide For Pokémon GO Players: June 2021
  2. DC Comics Cancels Batman And Wonder Woman Collections
  3. Letterkenny Finally Gets Their Own Wave of Pops From Funko
  4. Hasbro Unveils Star Wars Card Back Designs For Maul and Ahsoka
  5. Night Court: Lacretta Joins NBC's Melissa Rauch/John Larroquette Pilot
  6. DC Comics Cancellations in The Daily LITG, 17th June 2021
  7. Comics Folk On… Comic Book Piracy – Again
  8. Mass Effect Liara T'Soni Gets 2,000 Piece Statue From BioWare
  9. Batman Forever Star Val Kilmer Chimes on Schumacher Cut and Catwoman
  10. What Today's Massive X-Men Spoilers Say About Wolverine's Genitalia
  11. Black Manta, New 6-Issue Series by Chuck Brown & Valentine De Landro
  12. Odinn's Eye. Weekly, Joshua Dysart & Tomas Giorello, Bad Idea Final 5
  13. Hero Trade Gets Bad Idea Final 5 Series By Matt Kindt & David Lapham
  14. First Ghost Rider in Marvel Spotlight #5 Goes for Record $264,000
  15. Pyrate Queen #1 by Peter Milligan & Adam Pollina – Bad Idea Final 5
  16. Improbable Previews: Once Upon a Time in the Savage Land…
  17. RefuseXLast Resorts, Kindt, Sauvage, Russell, Pollina, Bad Idea Final5
  18. Skybound X #1 Tops 86,000 Orders at FOC – It's Not Enough
  19. Lemmy Gets His Own Motörhead Graphic Novel
  20. "Dr. Doom" and Gus Ricca's Cover of Dynamic Comics #11 at Auction
  21. Bernie Wrightson House Of Secrets #100 Original Cover Art at Auction
  22. Monster Kill Squad by Christos Gage, Tomas Giorello, Bad Idea Final 5
  23. A New Host For Toxin In Marvel's Extreme Carnage: Toxin #1, September
  24. YA Novelist Samira Ahmed and Andrés Genolet Ms Marvel #1 in September
  25. Glory At Chris Ware Original Acme Novelty Library Artwork At Auction
  26. Last Ronin, X-Men and Masters Of The Universe Top Advance Reorders
  27. Two Pieces Of Alex Ross Original Painted Comic Book Art At Auction
  28. Dave Cockrum's First Appearance Of Krakoa Original Artwork At Auction

LITG two years ago, it wasn't just Cameron Stewart

DC Drops Cameron Stewart Comic After Social Media Allegations

Claims made against Cameron Stewart – and the subsequent reaction of DC Comics editorial and those of the Ice Cream Man comic at Image, dominated traffic on the site yesterday. We used the image from Fight Club above as a reminder that it's also a time to look at ourselves.

  1. DC Drops Cameron Stewart Comic After Social Media Allegations
  2. "Street Fighter" Cammy Gets Three New Statues from PCS Collectibles
  3. Immortal Hulk to End With Its Fiftieth Issue
  4. Dan DiDio Has a New Job in the DC Universe
  5. Naruto Shippuden SDCC 2020 Exclusives Arrive at Entertainment Earth
  6. Marvel Reschedule Black Widow, Shang-Chi, Doctor Doom, Juggernaut
  7. Drew McIntyre Would Prefer Sewage in Wounds Over Sleeping With Lana
  8. Marvel Comics Announce Immortal She-Hulk, Spinning Out of Empyre
  9. No Blu-Rays and Reduced DVDs For Black Lightning?
  10. Wynonna Earp Team Thanks Fans for Fighting Like The Earpers They Are

House of X, three years ago

A year ago, House of X had yet to launch. Seems like a lifetime ago,

  1. Marvel Posts Another Spider-Man Teaser, Dispelling All Prevailing Theories
  2. Marvel Reveals Designs for 6 New Characters for Powers of X, X-Men Relaunch
  3. Marvel Shocker: Joe Quesada Admits Donny Cates is Secret Love Child
  4. The Suit, Created by 'Scout Moriel' – and Jim Lee – From DC Comics
  5. SDCC 2019 Mattel Exclusives: Batman, She-Ra, MOTU, and More!

Comic Book birthdays today

There may not be much of a party atmosphere right now. It all depends on which state you are living in. But comic folk are still getting older and still celebrating that special date with twelve years for us as well.

  • Dean Mullaney, co-founder of Eclipse Comics
  • Brian C. Boerner, Topps Comics design director
  • Linda Lessmann Rhinehold – comic book colourist
  • Patrick Gerard, writer of Ungrounded
  • Vince Hernandez, writer for Aspen

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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