Thank FOC It's Friday - Planned to coincide and cover the demands of Final Order Cut Off at Diamond Comic Distributors. And now Lunar Distribution as
Welcome to the pretty-much-mostly-daily Lying In The Gutters. A run around the day before and the day ahead. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here.
The 20 most-read stories yesterday
- Will Captain Boomerang's Kid Replace Barry Allen (and Wally West) as the Flash For DC Comics' 5G (UPDATE)
- The X-Men's Bishop Was Based On Efren 'Bata' Reyes
- Is Doomsday Clock Based on a Massive Plothole?
- The Future Of The Marvel Universe Sees Doctor Doom as Its Much-Loved Leader (Spoilers)
- Will Jo Mullein Replace Hal Jordan as the Green Lantern For DC Comics' 5G?
- Jim Lee Addresses THOSE Rob Liefeld DC Tweets Tastefully… Mike Zapcic, Not So Much
- Spider-Man's First Appearance in Japan Was Hidden in Their Version of Playboy
- What Secret Comics Will DC Be Publishing at the End of 2019?
- Marvel Comics to Launch Force Works, Machine Man, Rescue, Weapon.Exe and Ironheart For Iron Man 2020
- "Watchmen": Did Alan Moore Pull a "Screamin' Jay Hawkins" on Lindelof?
- Marvel Collects X-Men in a New Way, Beginning With Dawn Of X Vol 1 TPB in February 2020
- Separated At Birth: Ethan Van Sciver on Jawbreakers and Daryl Banks on Green Lantern
- Marvel Comics January 2020 Solicitations, From Star to Ravencroft, Frankensteined
- Sean Gordon Murphy on the Future of White Knight – And Scott Snyder
- Money Shot #1, Out Tomorrow, From Sarah Beattie, Tim Seeley, Rebekah Isaacs and Kurt Michael Russell is Vault's Best-Selling Comic to Date
- Marvel Chair Ike Perlmutter May Be Under Increased Criticism Tomorrow, With New Book from David Shulkin
- Mike Mignola's First Hellboy From 1991 Sells For $5000 on eBay
- Long Read: A Great Big Doomsday Clock/DC Comics Conspiracy Theory
- "Rick and Morty" Season 4: Deer People & More from "B-Story Generator"
- That Umbrella Guy Registers Renfamous Trademark Under His Own Name
- X-Men #1 is Already Better Than All of HoXPoX [X-ual Healing 10-16-19]
One Year Ago
- Mark Brooks Stands Up for Breasts and Feet on Uncanny X-Men #1 Variants
- Punisher Season 2 and Jessica Jones Season 3, the Last Marvel Netflix Shows?
- First Review: The Green Lantern #1 by Grant Morrison and Liam Sharp – From 2000AD to Preacher?
- Laurie Strode Is Not Michael Myers's Sister for a Reason in New 'Halloween' Film
- Konami Releases Details on the First Three Yu-Gi-Oh! Sets of 2019
- Naomi signing with Jamal Campbell, Silver Snail Comics, Toronto, Ontario, 4-6pm.
- Memphis #1 release date, 901 Comics, Memphis, Tennessee, 10am.
- Steven T. Seagle signing at Time Warp Comics, Boulder, Colorado, 2-4pm.
- Meet Rich Woodall at Famous Faces & Funnies, West Melbourne, Florida, 4-7pm.
- Erica Henderson and Kyle Starks sign Assassin Nation at Comix Experience, San Francisco, California, 5-7.30pm.
- Headless release signing with Alexander Banchitta, Corner Comics, Kirkland, Washington, 4.30-6.30pm.
- NCE Intermediate Comics, Nashville Community Education Commission, The Cohn School, Nashville, Tennessee 6-8pm.
And a happy birthday to…
- Knights Of Pendragon and Roller Girls comic book artist Gary Erskine.
- Editorial Director for A Wave Blue World, Joe Illidge
- Stand-up cartoonist Russel Harvey.
- Age Of Bronze comics creator and Oz graphic novelist Eric Shanower.
- V contributor Ryan Richards.
- Comics colourist, Riccardo Gamba.