Welcome to the mostly-daily Lying In The Gutters. Mostly. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. Say, did you know it's Bleeding Cool's tenth anniversary tomorrow? And yes, Alan Moore is holding a comic book/graphic novel masterclass at the Cripps Theatre in Northampton today, as part of Warts and All Theatre's Young Artists Festival. Kicking of in a couple of hours…
The five most-read stories yesterday
- 4 New Harry Potter E-Books Coming from J.K. Rowling in 2019
- Another New Mutants #98 Stolen, From a Comic Shop in California
- [Rumor] 'Star Trek: Picard' Gaining Brent Spiner as Data?!?
- How Leviathan Rising Turns Lois Lane Into a Bad Role Model (Spoilers)
- Super7 Taking Orders For Transformers Super Cyborg Optimus Prime
- Alan Moore's Comic Book/Graphic Novels Masterclass, Cripps Hall Theatre, Northampton, 1pm
- Comics Salopia Friday Night Launch Party, Shrewsbury Town Comics Festival, Shropshire, 7pm
- LibertyCon – Chattanooga, Tennessee util Sunday.
- Laydeez Do Comics Dundee's first meeting: Comics and Memory, The Vision Building, Dundee 4-8pm
- Фестиваль Comic Con, Astana, Kazakhstan, till Sunday
- Comic Con 2019 Bogotá, Bogotá, Colombia till Monday
- Warsaw Comic Con, Nadarzyn, Warsaw till Sunday.
- Derby Book Festival: Celebrating Norway, 8-9.30pm with Marta Breen's Women in Battle.
- Demons Graphic Novel – Issue 1 Launch, Greenlight Comics, Adelaide, South Australia
And a happy birthday to:
- Dean E. Haspiel, creator of Billy Dogma and The Red Hook.
- David Kraft, comics journalist for Comics Interview.
- John Anderson, founder of Soaring Penguin Press.
- Rob Worley, creator of Scratch9.
- Felipe Sobreiro, comic book colourist.
- Jon Haehnle, creative director at Midtown Comics.
- Brandon Easton, writer of Shadowlaw graphic novel.
- Jeff Johnson, artist on Wonder Man, Spider-Man, Weapon X, Solitaire and Way of the Rat.
- Nikki Foxrobot, comics letterer
- Gavin Willard, owner andmanager at Tardys Collectors Corner
- Joseph A. Michael, comic con promotor.