Loving Lady Loki – The Daily LITG, 10th of May 2021

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Loving Lady Loki – The Daily LITG 10th 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. Marvel Rushes To Publish Lady Loki, Mistress Of Mischief
  2. Marill Limited Research Day Mistaken Kicked Off Early In Pokémon GO
  3. Brooklyn Nine-Nine Cast Share Greetings, Updates from Season 8 Set
  4. Rob Liefeld Spoils Mighty Crusaders In Outrage Against Spoilers
  5. The Walking Dead: Jeffrey Dean & Hilarie Burton Morgan Celebrate Anniv
  6. Doctor Who: Time Fracture Shares Set Photos from West End Production
  7. Klaus Janson On The X-Men Books And More Marvel Ch-Ch-Changes
  8. DC Changes Digital-First Policy For Their Upcoming Comics
  9. Doctor Who: Steven Moffat Offers Some Advice to Future Writers
  10. J.C. Leyendecker Saturday Evening Post Cover Hits Record $4.1 Million

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Bleeding Cool continued to report from the comics industry shutdown, with comic book stores closing and creators switching to crowd funding.

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  2. Baron Corbin Spills the Coffee Beans as Renee Young Makes Corn Soup
  3. Green Lantern Writer Gerard Jones Writes a Blog From Prison
  4. San Diego Comics to Permanently Close, Can't Wait For Diamond Anymore
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  6. Why Batman Forever Turned Out to Be Never Again
  7. Rich Johnston Talks to "Michael Grey", Uncovers Their Real Identity
  8. Community Read Enrolls Pedro Pascal; Rick and Morty Season 6 Update
  9. Sean Gordon Murphy to Crowdfund Graphic Novel, The Plot Holes
  10. Comedian Tom Segura Says Wrestling's for "R****ds", Wrestlers Respond

LITG two years ago – Marvel #1000

Two years ago we were learning and scooping details on Marvel Comics #1000. Was that only a year ago?

  1. Welcome to Marvel Comics #1000 – Is This How Marvel Intends to Sell a Million Copies in August?
  2. Many More Creators For Marvel Comics #1000 – Has to Be One-Page Stories #MarvelComics
  3. LATE: Heroes In Crisis #9 Slips to the Same Week as Doomsday Clock #10
  4. Layoffs Follow Lion Forge/Oni Press Merger, As Does Backlash
  5. Marvel Shuts Down Claim That Marvel #1000 Teasers Not Diverse Enough

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.

  • Rex Mundi creator Eric Johnson
  • Comics journalist, Stephen Jewell
  • Comics colourist Nate Lovett
  • Comic book editor Murray R. Ward

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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