Sam Raimi Confirms Xena Tribute in Daily LITG 2nd July 2022

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Xena star Lucy Lawless has soem words for Kevin Sorbo. (Image: WarnerMedia)
Lucy Lawless in Xena: Warrior Princess (Image: WarnerMedia)

LITG: Sam Raimi Confirms Xena Tribute in The Daily LITG

  1. Doctor Strange 2: Sam Raimi Confirms Xena Tribute; Lawless Approves
  2. A Spider-Man #1 From Dan Slott & Mark Bagley, In Norman Osborn's Suit
  3. First Look At Failsafe From Batman #125 (Spoilers)
  4. As Leigh Baulch Retires From Titan Comics, Neil Gaiman Asks What If?
  5. What Will Be The Best Pokémon TCG: Pokémon GO Cards?
  6. McFarlane Toys Debuts Batman 66' Villian's Lair Playset
  7. Mike Perkins On Amazon Not Updating ComiXology's New Releases
  8. The Boys: Don't Make Jensen Ackles Come to Your House; Urban/Colbert
  9. The Flash Season 9 Finally Revealing Wallace's "Big, Bad DC Villain"?
  10. Nathan Fillion on "Castle" Stress & Burrito-Bonding with Alan Tudyk

ICYMI: more you may prefer from yesterday.

In case you fancied more LITG about comics.

LITG one year ago, Manifest, Flash And Wheel Of Time

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Manifest, Flash, and Wheel Of Time in The Daily LITG 2nd July 2021
  1. Manifest Creator Jeff Rake Reveals New Plan to Wrap Up Series
  2. The Flash Update: Martin, Patton, & Panabaker Resign for Season 8
  3. The Wheel of Time: Amazon Prime Teaser Confirms 2021 Series Premiere
  4. A Legendary Twist: Bidoof Enters Five-Star Raids In Pokémon GO
  5. Shazam Becomes Dark And Twisted With McFarlane Toys Newest Release
  6. A Legendary Twist: Bidoof Enters Five-Star Raids In Pokémon GO
  7. Jay-Z, Blackstone Acquire CGC Parent Certified Collectibles Group
  8. DC Removes Zack Snyder Cut of Batman Going Down on Catwoman
  9. Loki: [SPOILER] Makes Triumphant Marvel Cinematic Universe Return
  10. Cable, Krakoan Clones, And Setting Up An Early Inferno? (Spoilers)
  11. DC Comics Previews The Conjuring: The Love #2 With New Pages
  12. 8 Marvel Variant Covers Celebrating Captain America's 80th Birthday
  13. PrintWatch: Shang-Chi, X-Factor, Power Rangers, Usagi, Spider-Man…
  14. Something Is Killing The Children #17 To Be Bigger Than #18?
  15. Pat Gleason, Sara Pichelli, Michael Dowling Draw Amazing Spider-Man
  16. Things To Do In London If You Like Comics, In July 2021
  17. Speculator Corner: Basilisk #1 Second Printing Has Erica Slaughter
  18. Spawn Vs The Invisibles – Not With Grant Morrison (Spoilers)
  19. The Rarest Copy Of X-Factor #10 Is Inside Spawn #319
  20. Transformers/Jurassic Park Beat Zack Snyder- Daily LITG 1st July 2021

LITG two years ago, Lili Reinhart, Wolverine, Horizon Zero Dawn

Comic book news dominated traffic, with a mixture of advance news, gossip, and old news coming back to bite.

  1. Riverdale Star Lili Reinhart Apologizes for Breonna Taylor Post
  2. A New Look For Wolverine In #3 (Spoilers)
  3. Horizon Zero Dawn Stalker Stands Its Ground With Prime 1 Studio
  4. Negan Lives in Today's The Walking Dead Comic About "The New Normal"
  5. Marvel Comics Announces Upcoming Knull Crossover Event
  6. Will Tom King and Jorge Fornés' Watchmen Comic Be Announced Soon?
  7. More Gossip on Superman Joining The Authority – Maybe
  8. Funko SDCC 2020 DC – Black Lightning, Cyborg Superman and More
  9. Is the Snyder Cut About to Get Joss Whedon Canceled?
  10. Let's Take A Look At NECA's New Wave Of Toony Terrors Figures

LITG three years ago

  1. Her Name is Rien and She's Wolverine's Daughter
  2. "Sandman": Netflix Orders Neil Gaiman Comic Adapt Straight to Series
  3. Razer Cuts Ties With Gabriela Cattuzzo Over Twitter Comments
  4. Will Jonathan Hickman's House Of X and Powers Of X Tie In With His Avengers Run?
  5. "Slutty Teenage Bounty Hunters" Set to Raise Eyebrows on Netflix
  6. Frank Miller Calls "Cursed" His Feminist Retelling of the King Arthur Myth

Comic Book birthdays today

There may not be much of a party atmosphere right now. It all depends on which state you are living in. But comic folk are still getting older and still celebrating that special date with twelve years for us as well.

  • Damian Keeng, owner of Orbital Comics in London.
  • Dana Lewis, comic book translator for Dark Horse Comics.
  • Derek Ruiz, Writer/Editor of Puerto Rico Strong Anthology.
  • Daniel Nash, owner of Millennium Comics in Northwich

If you are in comics and have a birthday coming up – or you know someone who has – get in touch at richjohnston@bleedingcool.com.

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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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