Paramount+, Lucifer and Pokemon GO, The Daily LITG 27th January 2021

Welcome to the Daily LITG. The world can seem like a terrible and strange place sometimes, but there are highlights. At Bleeding Cool you can still read all about comics, merch, TV shows, games, movies and more. Whether that's Paramount+, Lucifer, Pokemon GO or 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. We also like to run comic industry birthdays on LITG – and January 27th has so many. From Frank Miller to Sean Phillips to Richard Starkings to Steve Leialoha to Raven Gregory, there's a lot of virtual cake to buy.

Daily LITG: Paramount+, Lucifer and Pokemon GO –  the ten most-read stories yesterday…

Lucifer star Lesley An-Brandt has a message for Donald Trump Jr. (Image: Netflix)
LITG: (Image: Netflix)

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

  1. Star Trek: Strange New Worlds: Pike, Spock Lead Way to Paramount+
  2. Lucifer Star Lesley-Ann Brandt Drops Some Serious Season 6 Looks
  3. Entei Raid Guide for Pokémon GO Players: January 2021
  4. The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners Gets An Oculus Quest Update
  5. Orange Cassidy Is The First Great AEW Action Figure From Jazwares
  6. Superman Is Back From the Dead With Black Suit XM Studios Statue
  7. The Masked Singer Season 5 Teaser Promises Game-Changing Return
  8. Doctor Who: The Rise and Premature Fall of the TV Whoniverse
  9. Elephant In The Room: Tonight Is Phanpy Spotlight Hour In Pokémon GO
  10. The Goonies Await New Adventures As Funko Announces New Pops

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 – Transformers and Hellbat figured large

And Wolverine was up to stuff.

  1. Transformers Soundwave and Ravage Get Expensive with Prime 1 Studio
  2. Let's Take a Look at The McFarlane Toys DC Multiverse Hellbat Figure
  3. Carol Danvers to Lose Her Shirt in Poker Game with Wolverine in April's Captain Marvel #17
  4. Wolverine Heads to South America to Kidnap a Child in X-Men #5 [Preview]
  5. Rick & Morty Go To Hell – and Rick And Morty Present: The Council Of Ricke From Oni Press April 2020 Solicitations
  6. Ubisoft Releases The "Just Dance 2020" Song List
  7. Ablaze Media is Trying to Publish Conan Comics Again in April 2020 Solicitations
  8. How Long Before the Beast Screws Up This Time? X-Force #6 [Preview]
  9. IDW Loses $26.4 Million in 2019, Projects Profitability in 2021
  10. Age of Khonshu Begins, Avengers Fall as Moon Knight Comes to Avengers in April

LITG two years ago – Hush fell

And DC Comics was dealing with Damned fallout.

  1. Blizzard Randomly Slashed Prices on Overwatch Permanently
  2. Geraldine Viswanathan Responds to 'Ms. Marvel' Fan Casting
  3. BossLogic Reimagines Sebastian Stan as Luke Skywalker
  4. Next Week's Punisher #7 Exposes the Size of Frank Castle's Penis (Spoilers)
  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.

  • Richard Starkings, comic book letterer, creator of Elephantmen
  • Steve Leialoha, artist on Spider-Woman and Fables.
  • Peter Laird, co-creator of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
  • Frank Miller, creator of Sin City and 300, writer/artist on The Dark Knight Returns and Daredevil.
  • Sean Phillips, co-creator of Sleeper and Criminal
  • Tom Vincent, artist and colourist on Silver Surfer, Avengers, Robotech Masters, X-Factor.
  • Stefan Petrucha, writer for Mickey Mouse, Nancy Drew, Donald Duck and X-Files.
  • Christopher Sotomayor, comics colourist
  • Mike Negin, Global Comics Talent Manager at Reed POP
  • Raven Gregory, creator of The Fly, editor at Zenescope
  • Lee Garbett, artist on Loki, Lucifer, Batgirl
  • Ben Grisanti of Hypnotic Dog Comics
  • Renato Camilo, artist on Lookers, Belladonna, Jungle Fantasy
  • Michael Nelsen, writer and artist on Supernaut, Gudrun and Cryptwalker.

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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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