Pokemon, Walking Dead, Naughty Wolverine- Daily LITG, 9th August 2020

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Making a Splash ticket for Magikarp Community Day. Credit: Niantic
Pokemon for Magikarp Community Day. Credit: Niantic

Pokemon, IDW, Walking Dead and Naughty Wolverine – the ten most-read stories on Bleeding Cool yesterday.

That is not a good look, IDW… or for Wolverine, frankly.

  1. Is The Making A Splash Ticket Worth Buying In Pokémon GO?
  2. Report Claims IDW Has Fired New Publisher Jud Meyers
  3. The Walking Dead Wins Trademark Battle Over The Toking Dead
  4. Transformers Optimus Prime Gets New Figure from Hasbro/Threezero
  5. Did Wolverine Just Use Magneto's Helmet As A Urinal?
  6. Christopher Priest's Writers Commentary, Justifying Vampirella #10
  7. Magikarp Community Day Guide: Don't Miss Shiny Gyarados
  8. Punchline Vs. Harley Quinn Round 2 in Batman #98…
  9. Shiny Staryu Arrives in Pokémon GO for Ultra Unlock: Enigma Week
  10. Yen Press Announces 10 New Manga and Light Novels for August

ICYMI: six more you may prefer.

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

  1. Will DIE-Namite Publish With Or Without Green Hornet?
  2. Further Delays In Richard Meyer Vs Mark Waid Case
  3. Looper Showed China Its Future to Get Time Travel Past Censors
  4. Marvel, Titan, Dark Horse Release Free Comic Book Day 2020 Digitally
  5. Red Dawn 2012 Remake Tainted Sony and MGM In China For Years
  6. Best Laid Plans to Get World War Z Movie Into China – Despite Zombies

One year ago.

Ah, when our biggest concern was working out the language in the House OF X comic books…

  1. Iron Studios Reveals "I Am Iron Man" Statue That We Love 3000
  2. Today, The Punisher is Destroyed by New Origin Twist in "Savage Avengers" #4 (SPOILERS)
  3. "Harry Potter: Wizards Unite" Receives A New Update With Added Content
  4. "The Walking Dead": Will "Hobbs & Shaw" Bring "The Rock" into TWDU?
  5. All of DC Comics' November 2019 Acetate Covers, Animated
  6. Moira MacTaggert – an Omega Level Mutant? "House Of X" #2 Spoilers
  7. "The Walking Dead": Will "Hobbs & Shaw" Bring "The Rock" into TWDU?
  8. Joe Manganiello Designs An Evil Tortle For "Dungeons & Dragons"
  9. Dan Didio Calls Out Speculator Marketing Driving "Appearance of a Healthy Industry"
  10. "Titans" Season 2: Anna Diop Previews Starfire's New Look [VIDEO]
  11. House of X #2 Plagued by Typos, Hickman Reveals [Spoilers]

What's happening today…

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

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.

  • Bob McLeod, co-creator of The New Mutants, creator of  Superhero ABC for HarperCollins,artist on Hulk, Action Comics, Star Wars, Spider-Man
  • Rick Leonardi, co-creator of Spider-Man 2099, artist on Spider-Man, Nightwing.
  • Jim Asmus, co-creator of Evolution, writer on Gambit, Generation Hope, Quantum & Woody.
  •  Shon C Bury of Space Goat Productions
  • Mark Braun, artist on Slimer.
  • Lou Manna, artist on Champions, Icicle, Infinity Inc
  • Steve Gallacci, creator of Albedo Anthropomorphics.
  • Steve Moncuse, creator of Fish Police.

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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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