Pokémon GO All Over The Daily LITG, 2nd August 2020

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Pokémon GO All Over The Daily LITG, 2nd August 2020
Pokémon GO All Over The Daily LITG, 2nd August 2020

Pokémon GO – and the ten most-read stories on Bleeding Cool yesterday.

Pokémon GO not only takes the lead but three slots in yesterday's top ten of traffic. Even if people aren't actually going anywhere.

  1. Where & When To Spend Rare Candy In Pokémon GO
  2. Rumor: Former WCW/WWE Star to Debut on AEW Dynamite Next Week
  3. Castlevania Reportedly Moving on From Warren Ellis After Season 4
  4. Funko Announces New Line of Pop Vinyls: Retro Toys!
  5. PUBG Receives The 8.1 Update With A Loot Truck
  6. Christopher Priest's Writers Commentary, Justifying Vampirella #10
  7. Authors Ask That Their Work Be Removed From Flashing Swords #6
  8. Sierra Counters: Defeating Team GO Rocket Leaders In Pokémon GO
  9. Rayquaza Raid Guide: How To Catch A Shiny Rayquaza In Pokémon GO
  10. Thor is the Newest Marvel Universe Bring Arts Figure from Square Enix

ICYMI: five more you may prefer.

They weren't in the top ten, but they may be just what you are looking for.

One year ago.

Then there was the time that bad actors online faked tweets to try and get a Marvel writer fired.

  1. Fake Tweet Used to Try And Discredit New Marvel Comics Writer, Alyssa Wong
  2. DC's Geoff Johns Latest Victim of Hollywood Con Queen
  3. DC Comics Cancels Orders for Warren Ellis and Ramon Villalobos' Wildcats #1-3
  4. Professor X Back in the Chair in Jonathan Hickman and Leinil Francis Yu's X-Men #1 #DawnOfX
  5. "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." Season 6 Finale Preview – Reading "The Sign" For "New Life" [SPOILERS]
  6. "Supergirl": Jennifer Cheon Garcia Cast as Midnight for Season 5 Premiere
  7. LATE: Shazam! #7 Now Twelve Weeks Late
  8. "NCIS": CBS Entertainment Prez – Pauley Perrette Claims "Resolved"
  9. Now We Know Why Powers Of X is Pronounced 'Ten' – Meet Cardinal, Rasputin, Percival and Cylobel
  10. Todd McFarlane Yelled at Robert Kirkman About Cancelling The Walking Dead and Sees Spawn Going to #600

What's happening today…

Plenty of comic book events happening online as a handful return to going offline – such as in New Jersey today.

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 comics folk are still getting older and still celebrating that special date. With

  • Andréa Gilroy, runs Comics Crash Course, soon to open Books With Pictures – Eugene.
  • Shawna Gore, senior editor at Lion Forge.
  • Reed Waller, co-creator of Omaha The Cat Dancer.
  • Marco Regalado, owner of Pop Culture Paradise.

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About Rich Johnston

Head writer and founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world. Living in London, father of two. Political cartoonist.

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