The Daily LITG, 18th February 2020, Happy Birthday Tara Ferguson

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The 11 most-read stories yesterday

  1. The Batman Who Laughs Comes to Batman the Animated Series
  2. Marvel Comics May 2020 Solicitations – the Death of Kitty Pryde to a Brand New Union, 15 Titles Frankensteined
  3. Jonathan Hickman and Russell Dauterman Give Storm the Giant-Size X-Men Treatment in June
  4. Rumor: More "Mortal Kombat 11" Characters Rumored For Kombat Pack 2
  5. DC Cancels Supergirl in May
  6. World Championship XXVI Decided! – "Magic: The Gathering"
  7. Ric Grayson Wants His Memories Back, and Fans Want Their Dick, in Nightwing #69 [Preview]
  8. James Tynion IV On How His Batman Will Have "A Lot More Energy" to Tom King's
  9. How Sonic the Hedgehog's Success Should Pave the Way for the Snyder Cut of Justice League
  10. The Deletion of Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy as a Couple?
  11. Has Marvel Featured a Prominent #Trans Character Under The Radar for a Year-And-A-Half?

Happening today…

Things To Do In London... If You Like Comics - February 2020

  • Comic Art Masterclass with Kev Sutherland, Come along and create your own comic strip. For ages 7+ By the end of a two and a half hour session you will go away with your own comic containing a comic strip by every single participant, as well as your own individual caricature drawn by Kev. Central Library Bexleyheath, London
  • Superheroes by Community Learning Partnership, A family craft course with embedded literacy. Join our exciting and friendly tutor Geraldene, for a packed superhero themed two day family course during February half term. The activities will include making a Dr Strange cape, Aquaman's trident, Wonder Woman's lasso of truth & creating a comic strip. St Martin's Church, Watford, 10am-3pm.
  • Developing Manga, Acclaimed manga creator Irina Richards will show you how to turn your sketches and ideas into a simple manga story. Cartoon Museum, London, Ages 8-12 / 2pm – 4pm / £12

Happy birthday to…

The Daily LITG, 18th February 2020

  • Tara Ferguson, Comics Marketing Consultant at Vault Comics
  • Stephanie Fierman, former SVP, Sales & Marketing at DC Comics
  • Mark Bodé, cartoonist, tattooist.
  • Jay Allen Sanford, writer for Revolutionary Comics, co-founder of Carnal Comics.

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