Pokémon GO and Gunnsplaining – The Daily LITG 9th February 2021

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Daily LITG: Pokémon GO and Gunnsplaining –  the ten most-read stories yesterday…

James Gunn Talks 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 3', Says "Rocket is Me"
LITG: Oreo the Raccoon and James Gunn at Guardians of the Galaxy premiere. Photo from Marvel

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

  1. The First-Ever Secret Rare Pokémon Card Hits Auction
  2. Gunnsplaining Marvel Movie Direction To James Gunn
  3. Cobra Kai Star Mary Mouser Surprised by Fans' Reactions to LaRussos
  4. Superman & Lois Promo Earns Stephen Amell's Arrowverse Approval
  5. Masters of the Universe: Kevin Smith Shares Bear McCreary "Power" Clip
  6. Whatever Happened To The Kalos Rollout In Pokémon GO?
  7. Wolverine Gets An Iron Man Suit Upgrade From Sentinel
  8. Riverdale: Archie Joining The Army Made Sense But The Reaction Didn't
  9. Drag Race Season 13 Episode 6: Disco-mentary Is Definitely Dead
  10. Latias and Latios Return To Raids In Pokémon GO Tomorrow
  11. David Tennant Pretended To Be His Own PA, Melissa Von Stressel

ICYMI: more you may prefer from yesterday.

In case you fancied more LITG about comic books.

LITG one year ago – the Joker knew all

And Death Note was back.

  1. So, The Joker Knows Who All The Robins Really Are… Can Bruce Wayne Be Far Behind?
  2. "Death Note" Returns for a Special One-Shot Story – Read it Online for Free!
  3. Marvel to Unveil "Most Ambitious Series Ever" by Busiek, Ross, and Cinar Next Week… But We Already Know What It Is
  4. Brian Bendis Will Explain Why Harley Quinn Is In the Hall of Justice Celebrating Superman…
  5. Justice League #50 Explains How Wally West Gets Dr Manhattan's Power In Generation Zero
  6. Retconning HoXPoX Already in X-Men #6 [Preview]
  7. "Doctor Who" Series 12 "Can You Hear Me?: Doctor's Not Alone [Preview]
  8. DC Spills the Beans on New Batman Villain Punchline Ahead of Joker War
  9. "Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood" is Getting a New Exclusive Funko Pop
  10. Valiant Bans Mention Of Ban Idea On Facebook

LITG two years ago – Brandon Sanderson was taking a trip

And it was the beginning of the end for DC at Burbank.

  1. Brandon Sanderson Stopped by 'Wheel of Time' Writer's Offices
  2. LATE: Uncanny X-Men Winter's End Moves Into the Spring, Along with Doctor Strange
  3. Gossip Fills the Void at DC Comics' Burbank Offices
  4. Not Sure if 'Avengers: End Game' Promo Art is Real or Fake?
  5. Aladdin/Hamilton's James Monroe Iglehart to Write Spider-Man For Marvel Comics

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.

  • Mega Robo Bros creator Neill Cameron
  • Jo Duffy, writer on Conan the Barbarian, Fallen Angels, Power Man and Iron Fist, Star Wars, Wolverine, Catwoman and Glory.
  • Tim Truman of Grimjack, Scout and Jonah Hex.
  • Sarah Byam, writer of Billi 99.
  • Games/film/comics journalist Patrick Dane
  • TC Ford of Obsidian Matador Studios
  • Pitrock Pitt Hanson of Madd Pencilz Productions
  • Benjamin J. Kreger, writer of The Black Suit of Death

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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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