Pokémon GO, Tom Hardy, Jeff Goldblum – Daily LITG, 12th October 2020

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Shadow Mewtwo in Pokémon GO. Credit: Niantic
LITG: Shadow Mewtwo in Pokémon GO. Credit: Niantic

LITG: Pokémon GO, Tom Hardy and Jeff Goldblum – the ten most-read stories yesterday…

What you were reading yesterday, the numbers don't lie.

  1. New Eggs & Shadow Mewtwo Coming To Pokémon GO
  2. We Can Do Better Than Tom Hardy as James Bond
  3. Deerling Is The New Seasonal Unova Release In Pokémon GO
  4. Jurassic World: Jeff Goldblum Recreates Iconic Side Pose
  5. Where in the World to Find Regional Pokémon in Pokémon GO
  6. Secret Lair & Magic: The Gathering – Let's Talk About Lucille
  7. Masters of the Universe Castle Grayskull Play Set Returns from Mattel
  8. The Boys: Eric Kripke Regrets Not Going for That Season 2 Money Move
  9. Complete Autumn Event Raid Rotation In Pokémon GO
  10. Bob's Burgers, Adventure Time & More: Top 5 Animated Halloween Treats

ICYMI: five more you may prefer from yesterday.

There was a lot spinning out of New York Comic Con/MCM/Metaverse…

  1. How Writing for Women Created an Entire Cultural Phenomena
  2. Robert Kirkman Announces New Foil Fever For Skybound Hallowe'en
  3. Batman #100 Tops Bleeding Cool Bestseller List, Obviously
  4. Separated At Birth – Doctor Doom and Cocaine Bear
  5. Mark Millar Explains It All About Netflix and Millarworld

One year ago, Stan Lee was celebrated

And David Bowie wanted to play Rorschach.

  1. Marvel Make Selling "Celebrate Stan Lee" Comics a Firing Offense
  2. David Bowie Wanted to Play Rorschach in the Watchmen Movie – Alan Moore Talks Comics, Music and Class Struggle
  3. A New "Crisis" For DC Comics in 2020, Ahead of 5G
  4. Bleeding Cool Explains the Ending of the Joker Movie
  5. Belligerent Donny Cates Refuses to Admit Comic He Never Read Inspired Cosmic Ghost Rider
  6. A Modest Proposal to Deal With the Gary Glitter/Joker Movie Problem
  7. Godzilla Director Reveals New Easter Egg and Scrapped Mothra Ending
  8. How Much Did Mark Millar Sell Millarworld to Netflix For?
  9. "Magic: The Gathering: Arena" to Make Emergency Ban Announcement
  10. "Castlevania" Team Talks Season 3, Favorite Scenes, Vampires & More
  11. Get Your Gross, Weird "Sonic The Hedgehog" Movie Costume Now
  12. "Batman": Why is Thomas Wayne A Meanie Now?
  13. Jonathan Hickman Fooled Me Twice, Shame On Me – Powers Of X #6 Finale Spoilers
  14. Vampire on Vampire Violence in Buffy the Vampire Slayer #9 First Look [Hellmouth Preview]
  15. Was WWE's Hell in a Cell Fiasco Part of Long-Term Scheme to Make Roman Reigns "The Guy?"
  16. Alan Moore and Kevin O'Neill's Cinema Purgatorio to be Collected in April 2020
  17. Green Lantern Brings The Willpower In New XM Studios Statue
  18. Superboy Explores the Phallic Future in Art from Bendis and Sook's Legion of Super-Heroes #1
  19. Morbius, Batwoman, Scary Godmother and More Get Omnibuses in 2020
  20. Listen to Neil Gaiman Talk Music, Bob Dylan, and Never Having Met Warren Ellis on BBC Radio 6

LITG: What's happening today

Plenty of comic book events happening online as a handful return to going offline.

LITG: Comic book industry birthdays

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.

  • Dan Abnett, co-creator of Sinister Dexter, recreator of the Guardians Of The Galaxy.
  • Alessandro Miracolo, artist on 47 Dead Men Talking, Grimm Fairy Tales
  • Rodney Buchemi, artist on Incredible Hercules, Red Prophet, KISS
  • Genevieve Halton, writer on Flare.

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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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