HasLab Striker Divebombs The Daily LITG, 5th December 2021

LITG: The world can seem like a terrible and strange place sometimes, but at Bleeding Cool, you can still read all about comics, merch, TV shows, games, movies, and more. The Daily Lying In The Gutters remains a long-running run around the day before and the day ahead. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. The world keeps turning, and America is beginning to heal from all the burns. Even if a few scabs need pulling off first. With HasLab Striker at the top and the departure of John Barber, former Hasbro Comics Group Editor at IDW from his EIC position…

LITG: The ten most-read stories, yesterday

The Daily LITG, 4th of December 2021
LITG: Tweetcap
  1. GI Joe HasLab Skystriker Gets A Cobra Facelift In Final Push To Fund
  2. The Crow Wants Justice with Sideshow Collectibles New 1/6 Figure
  3. X-Men Nightcrawler Teleports in With New Sideshow Collectibles Statue
  4. Is AEW Star Chris Jericho the BBC's Next Doctor Who?
  5. Marvel Legends Hawkeye Clint & Kate Figures Revealed For 2022
  6. X-Men: The Animated Series & The Gifted Stars Honor Marvel's Mutants
  7. Batwoman Season 3 – Nick Creegan & Jared Leto: Joker Meets Joker
  8. John Barber, No Longer Editor-In-Chief At IDW Publishing?
  9. World of Krypton #1 Preview: Now They've Gone Too Far
  10. The Mandalorian Master Jedi Luke Skywalker Coming to S.H Figuarts

ICYMI: more you may prefer from yesterday.

In case you fancied more LITG about comics.

LITG one year ago, Rick & Morty & Transformers

Rick and Morty and Adult Swim are kicking off the "12 Days of Rickmas" (Image: Adult Swim)
LITG: 12 Days of Rickmas from Adult Swim

Rick and Morty have a Christmas coming – and so, it seems, do Transformers fans.

  1. Rick and Morty "The 12 Days of Rickmas" Goes "The Queen's Gambit"
  2. New Transformers War for Cybertron Kingdom Figures Arrive From Hasbro
  3. New Avengers Assemble Victory Shawarma Funko Pop Series Revealed
  4. A Better Look At The Next Batman For DC Future State in 2021
  5. Gible Field Research Task Is Now Available In Pokémon GO
  6. Marvel Legends Reveals: House Of X Wave, Silver Surfer, MODOK, More
  7. AMC Responds To Stunning Warner Bros/HBO Max Announcement
  8. Level Up: Complete Guide to Level 42 Requirements In Pokémon GO
  9. Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Part 4: The Dark Lord Comes a Knocking
  10. Shining Fates From Pokémon TCG: Details & Official Artwork Release
  11. No Harley Quinn in The Suicide Squad in March After DC Future State?
  12. First Announced DC Comics Launch After Future State – Swamp Thing #1
  13. Todd McFarlane Comes to Donny Cates and Geoff Shaw's Crossover
  14. DC Comics Advertising For A New VP And Two New Directors
  15. Mighty Morphin #1 and Power Rangers #1 Get 3rd Printings From Boom
  16. Is The Last Witch The Next Wynd For Boom Studios?
  17. Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Out Of Print For Christmas?
  18. Diamond Comics Warns Of Delays To Comic Book Stores This Christmas
  19. How Dracula Motherf**cker Image Comics Graphic Novel Topped The Chart
  20. The Hulk May Be Immortal But He Is Also Late
  21. Dale Eaglesham Joins Chris Bachalo On Delayed Non-Stop Spider-Man
  22. Rob Liefeld Returns To Marvel For Deadpool's 30th Anniversary
  23. Marvel's Children Of The Atom #1 Delayed Until March 2021 (PREVIEW)

LITG two years ago, comics were rewriting Blink

And Conner Kent was back.

  1. Doctor Who: Blink Gets Rewritten by Time Travel in David Tennant/Jodie Whittaker Crossover in January 2020
  2. Conner Kent Returns to the DC Universe With Unfinished Business (Young Justice #11 Spoilers)
  3. Baby Yoda Brings the Cuteness with the New Plush Toy from Mattel
  4. Could the Thomas Wayne Batman Not Be the Flashpoint Batman After All? (Batman #84 Spoilers)
  5. The State of Krakoan Nudity in X-Men #3, Excalibur #3 and Marauders #3 Today (Spoilers)
  6. What Was Esad Ribic Trying to Tell Us About Wolverine's Sexuality Back in 2003?
  7. Doomsday Clock Clarifies Just Which State Metropolis Can Be Found In…
  8. Did Tom King Just Kill Off Kite-Man in Batman #84? Hell Yeah…. (Spoilers)
  9. Nanny and Orphan-Maker Confirmed for Mystery Dysfunctional X-Team
  10. Is Marvel Planning Its Own Version of a Harry Potter Comic for March?

LITG three years ago… DC was hiding plans

Ans Outlander was spilling itself.

  1. What is DC Comics Planning the First Week of June 2019?
  2. 'Outlander' Writers on THAT Big Season 4 Character Surprise
  3. Review: Mystery Science Theater 3000 Presents: The Lost and Found Collection
  4. Sorry Netflix, Red Son is Not the Best-Selling Superman Graphic Novel of All Time
  5. DC Comics Publish Dark Knight Returns in Three Different Ways in 2019

Comic book industry birthdays

Comics folk are still getting older and still celebrating that special date.

  • Colourist Carlos Badilla
  • Owner of Geekscape, Jonathan London
  • Owner of Comics Factory, Stefano Perullo
  • Comic book historian Daniel Howard Fogel

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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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