The Daily LITG, 5th May 2019 – Portsmouth Bound

It's Free Comic Book Day today. You can catch up with all our FCBD 2019 stories, previews and spoilers right here. And a big welcome to the mostly-daily Lying In The Gutters. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. And let's take a look at what else is happening today – and yesterday. I'm currently on a train to Portsmouth. Or rather on a train to change to another train to change to a bus replacement service due to engineering works on a Bank Holiday Weekend. Britain, got to love it. Time for an energy drink, I think…

The Daily LITG, 5th May 2019 – Portsmouth Bound

Top five stories read yesterday:

  1. Surprise Teams in Avengers' Free Comic Book Day (Spoilers)
  2. A Brand New Venom – Or Is It? Free Comic Book Day Spoilers
  3. C.B. Cebulski Claims to Have Idea to Sell a Million Comics and It's Probably a Star Wars Relaunch (UPDATE)
  4. Daily 'Dune': Rebecca Ferguson Says Josh Brolin is a "Real B**ch"
  5. Mark Buckingham is Co-Writing Miracleman with Neil Gaiman as Well as Drawing the Conclusion

Happening today:

And a happy birthday to:

  • Peter Hogan, co-creator of Illegal Alien
  • David Lloyd, publisher of ACE Comics Weekly, co-creator of V For Vendetta
  • Mike Collins, artist of A Very Private Princess
  • Toby Cypress, artist on Land Of The Dead
  • Lauren Perry, editor on My Little Pony and The Devil's Panties.
  • Matthew Kayal of Double Barrelled Theatre Presemts.

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About Rich Johnston

Head writer and founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world. Living in London, father of two. Political cartoonist.

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