Picardo on Picard in The Daily LITG, 10th July 2020

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"Star Trek: Picard" - CBS Interested In Return Of Voyager's Holographic Doctor, Robert Picardo
Jeri Ryan as Seven of Nine and Robert Picardo as The Doctor in Star Trek: Voyager. Image courtesy of ViacomCBS

Picardo on Picard, Superman 5G gossip and the ten most-read stories on Bleeding Cool yesterday.

Robert Picardo, Superman 5G gossip and more, dominated traffic yesterday. But there is always quite a range, and a new Image Comics crossover promised.

  1. Star Trek: Robert Picardo Responds to Picard Season Two Rumors
  2. Gossip: The Future of Superman, Jonathan Kent and 5G at DC Comics
  3. Resident Evil 4 Ada Wong Returns with Darkside Collectibles
  4. Dungeons & Dragons Adds Disclaimer To Some Legacy Titles
  5. New Lord of The Rings Witch King and Frodo Statue from Weta Workshop
  6. The Ballad of Wolverine and Jean Grey in X-Force #10 (Spoilers)
  7. X-Men's Cable Lands in 2020 With New Revoltech Figure
  8. Marvel Comics Bringing The N-Word Back Into Print (Update)
  9. Transformers Go Retro With New PCS Collectibles Generation 1 Statues
  10. You'll Never Believe What Happened Between These Two Thor #4 Panels

What were people reading, one year ago.

The concerns of a year ago seem relatively trivial now, right?

  1. Separated At Birth: Arthur Suydam's DCeased #4 and Harley's Joker Cosplay – With a Killing Joke
  2. Now Arthur Suydam Offers to Pay Harley's Joker For Cover 'Reference'
  3. Games Workshop Shows Off New Sisters of Battle for 40k
  4. X-Cellent #1 by Peter Milligan and Mike Allred to Fight Culture War, From Marvel in 2020
  5. DC and Rooster Teeth Sitting in a Tree, M-A-K-I-N-G RWBY and gen:LOCK Comics

Comic Book Events happening today.

There would also have been signings, appearances, symposia, all manner of comic book-related events. But a few have gone online, and here are some still happening today, on the Daily LITG.

Comic Book birthdays today.

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

  • Howard Porter, artist on JLA, The Flash, The Ray, Justice League 3000, Scooby Apocalypse.
  • Bob Larkin, painted cover artist for Marvel and DC.
  • Doug TenNapel, creator of Earthworm Jim, Creature Tech.
  • Matt Campbell, artist on Mythica.
  • Nicolas Grivel, former senior editor at Hachette France.
  • Neil Loughrie, former publishing co-ordinator at Boom.
  • Jason Badower, art director at Spacedog.
  • Gerard Jones, co-creator of Prime and Hulk 2099, writer on Justice League, currently incarcerated for charges related to possession and distribution of child pornography.
  • Sandra Chang, artist on Green Hornet, Kato, Sin Metal Sirens and Blowjob.
  • Tom Mason, Malibu writer/editor on Robotech, Shattered Earth, Paranoia.

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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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