Rancour Over Rancor in The Daily LITG, November 23rd 2021

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Hasbro Star Wars Rancor Update - Full Paint Deco and Final Unlocks
Credit: Hasbro

LITG: The ten most-read stories, yesterday

  1. Star Wars Rancor HasLab Loses Backers after Hasbro's Latest Reveal
  2. The Ed Sheeran Event Begins Today In Pokémon GO
  3. Giovanni Battle Guide For Pokémon GO Players: November 2021
  4. Billy Gunn v Darby Allin Shows AEW Doesn't Know How to Treat Legends
  5. It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: The Gang Drops First 3 Podcast Eps
  6. Complete Set Of Winners From The 2021 Esports Awards
  7. Dave Bautista Shoots on "Total Scum Bag" Matt Gaetz, Q-Anon Shaman
  8. The Always Sunny Podcast: Our Episode S01E01 Thoughts & Takeaways
  9. It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: The Gang Thunder-Guns Joe Rogan
  10. It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia S15: Ireland, "Lethal Weapon" & More

ICYMI: more you may prefer from yesterday.

In case you fancied more LITG about comics.

LITG one year ago, Animal Crossing, Supernatural and Titans – The ten most-read stories yesterday…

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

  1. Animal Crossing: New Horizons Receives The Island Transfer Tool
  2. Supernatural: Too Soon, Jensen Ackles. Too Soon; The CW Pays Respects
  3. Titans: HBO Max Teases Anna Diop/Starfire Season 3 Reveal
  4. Fear the Walking Dead Preview: The End is the Beginning- of the End?
  5. Star Wars C-3PO and Asajj Ventress Receive Gentle Giant Busts
  6. DC Comics To Kill Off Billy Batson? All Part Of Future State…
  7. Old Woman Wolverine? X-Men #18 Goes Back To The Vault
  8. Current Values of the GI Joe Classified Series from Hasbro
  9. Riverdale: Aguirre-Sacasa, Morgan Introduce Toni, the Serpent Queen
  10. Everything Pokémon GO Players Need To Know About Magmortar
  11. Clar Angkasa Sells Her First Graphic Novel, Stories of the Islands
  12. Fernanda Frick's Raise The Bar! No Longer Netflix, But A Graphic Novel
  13. Bestseller List – Death Metal Beats Batman Beats Rorschach
  14. Future State: Legion Of Super-Heroes Will Have A Very Different Title
  15. Hero Trade, TMNT Playmates and Bruce Timm in Give Comics Hope Auction
  16. DC Comics To Kill Off Billy Batson? All Part Of Future State…
  17. Menton3's Chasing The Dragon #1 in Heavy Metal February 2021 Solicits
  18. Helstrom, Hellstrom or Hellstorm Reprints – Without Warren Ellis

LITG two years ago, Leah was talking about her dad.

And everyone was looking for Mandalorian merch.

  1. Leah Moore Tells Us All How Comics Broke Alan Moore
  2. Wizards Issues "Apology" Re: Forsaken Novel – "Magic: The Gathering"
  3. Tom King's Final Batman #85 Now Contains Tynion and March Prelude With the Joker and Superman's Secret Identity Revealed
  4. Baby Yoda Merch is On The Way, Maybe Even by Tomorrow Mandalorian Fans
  5. LATE: Batman Vs Ra's Al Ghul, Catwoman, Legion Of Super-Heroes and Doom Patrol
  6. Weeping Angels Meet Autons in Jodie Whittaker/David Tennant Doctor Who Crossover For February 2020 Titan Comics Solicitations (UPDATE)
  7. "Rick and Morty" S4 "One Crew Over the Crewcoo's Morty" [PREVIEW]
  8. Alfred is Still Dead, and so is "Playboy" Bruce Wayne in James Tynion's Batman
  9. Why is Fallen Angels Missing from Marvel's February Solicitations?
  10. "The Umbrella Academy" Cast's Deeper Appreciation for Vinyl [VIDEO]

LITG three years ago, Saga was controversial in India.

And we were looking a week ahead…

  1. Police Contacted After Comic Con India Hands Out Copies of Saga to Kids
  2. Bleeding Cool Saw Doctor Who's Future! Or Someone Screwed Up…
  3. Sorry Haters, 'Doctor Who' Series 11 is Doing Just Fine
  4. DC Comics Cancels Batman & The Outsiders Orders, Will Resolicit Later in 2019
  5. Gotham Girl Will Kill Batman as Bane Returns to Glory – Reading Tom King's Batman

Daily LITG: Comic book industry birthdays

Comics folk are still getting older and still celebrating that special date.

  • Doctor Who.
  • Gosh Comics manager Andrew Salmond
  • Justin Fox, creator of Earth Minds Are Weak, 21st-Century Depression Comics, I Dreamed of You and Mr. Eybyaninch
  • Colourist and editor, Carl Gafford
  • Search In Gaslight's Wayne R. Smith

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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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