Neil Gaiman and Orlando Jones – The Daily LITG 28th January 2021

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Daily LITG: Neil Gaiman and Orlando Jones –  the ten most-read stories yesterday…

Neil Gaiman and Orlando Jones - The Daily LITG 28th January 2021
Orlando Jones – CC 2.0 Ronia Nash, Neil Gaiman – nrkbeta CC 2.0

The world keeps turning, and America is beginning to heal from all the burns.

  1. American Gods: Neil Gaiman On Anansi/S03; Orlando Jones Responds
  2. Lucifer Star Lesley-Ann Brandt Drops Some Serious Season 6 Looks
  3. Who Gets Knullified In Today's King In Black Crossovers? (Spoilers)
  4. Entei Raid Guide for Pokémon GO Players: January 2021
  5. Funko Fair TV Reveals – Bewitched, Frasier, and Happy Days
  6. Star Trek: Strange New Worlds: Pike, Spock Lead Way to Paramount+
  7. Law & Order: OC – Christopher Meloni Says They're Working On It
  8. The Full Art Trainer Cards Of Pokémon TCG: Sword & Shield
  9. Staged Series 2 Episode 3: Simon Pegg & Nick Frost Torture Tennant!
  10. The Mandalorian: McMahon Believes Series Helped Sasha Banks Improve

ICYMI: more you may prefer from yesterday.

In case you fancied more LITG about comic books.

  1. Comicsgate Figure Quits Republican Vice Chair After QAnon Gaffe
  2. CoverWatch: 30 Covers For Keanu Reeves' BRZRKR #1
  3. PrintingWatch: We Only Find Them When They're Dead #1 Fifth Print
  4. Comic Writer Trashes Recap Pages; Top Industry Designer Responds
  5. Smear Campaign Has Already Begun For X-Men Election
  6. Strange Attractors Returns In April From It's Alive
  7. Lex Luthor Guide To Being A Colonial Dictator, In Future State
  8. Is BRZRKR Keanu Reeves' Way Of Playing Wolverine?
  9. Where Does The Magistrate Get Its Wonderful Toys In DC Future State?
  10. How Did Bruce Wayne Survive His Death In DC Future State??
  11. The Full Candidate List For X-Men Vote From Tonight (UPDATE)

LITG one year ago – we had a new Doctor

And DC Comics was getting later

  1. Doctor… Who? Five Possible Theories (Spoilers)
  2. The Flash #750 Will Be LATE – As Will a Few Other DC Comics
  3. Ten Thoughts About Doctor Who: Fugitive Of The Judoon (Massive #Spoilers)
  4. Funko Brings To Life More Pop Icons in their Newest Reveal
  5. Dan DiDio Shows Off His Package In Metal Men #4
  6. Marvel Omnibuses For Late 2020/21 – From Absolute Carnage to Donny Cates' Cosmic Universe
  7. The First 25 Hot Comics Of 2020
  8. "The Walking Dead" S10: We Almost Missed Negan in Whisperers Mask
  9. Atari Announces Video Game-Themed Arati Hotel In The Works
  10. Next "Secret Lair" Drop: "Year of the Rat"! – "Magic: The Gathering"

LITG two years ago – Blizzard slashed

And when Marvel Comics were still publishing Punisher.

  1. Blizzard Randomly Slashed Prices on Overwatch Permanently
  2. Next Week's Punisher #7 Exposes the Size of Frank Castle's Penis (Spoilers)
  3. Uncanny X-Men Annual #1 is Marvel's Apology to Cyclops Fans [X-ual Healing 1-23-19]
  4. Scott Bakula Suggests an Awesome 'Quantum Leap', 'NCIS' Crossover
  5. Doctor Who, The Good Place, and Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Fashion Crossover

And the 101 most-read stories of 2020 right here.

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.

  • Jason Aaron, co-creator of Scalped, writer on The Avengers.
  • Hunt Emerson, creator on Outrageous Tales From the Old Testament, Lady Chatterley's Lover, Thunderdogs and The Beano.
  • Todd Klein, legendary comic book letterer.
  • Tony Harris, co-creator of Ex Machina and War Heroes, artist on Starman.
  • Dærick Gröss Sr. creator of Murcielaga She-Bat 
  • Matt Spatola, writer of The Venger: Dead Man Rising

Happening today:

Neil Gaiman and Orlando Jones - The Daily LITG 28th January 2021

  • Barbican Comic Forum / Which genre do comics do best? by London Graphic Novel Network. 5.30 – 7.30pm GMT. An informal group dedicated to the understanding and enjoyment of the multifaceted medium of comic books and graphic novels. Make friends, converse, get recommendations and choose from a wide selection of books to borrow and take home. From novices to fanatics: open to all.
  • Comics Club: Zita the Spacegirl Far from Home. Cheshire Public Library 9 – 9.45 pm. This month we'll make our own giant blobs in addition to discussing the book, Zita the Spacegirl: Far from Home by Ben Hatke. Please read the book before attending this virtual event.

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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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