The Feathers Of Mystique – The Daily LITG, 29th April 2021

Welcome to the Daily LITG. The world can seem like a terrible and strange place sometimes, but there are highlights. At Bleeding Cool, you can still read all about comics, merch, TV shows, games, movies, and more. But as comic shops across England are reopening en masse, the Daily Lying In The Gutters remains a long-running run around the day before and the day ahead. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here.

Daily LITG:

The world keeps turning, and America is beginning to heal from all the burns. Even if a few scabs need pulling off first.

Hellfire Gala

  1. All 64 Designs For The X-Men's Hellfire Gala This Summer
  2. First Look: Superman & The Authority by Grant Morrison & Mikel Janin
  3. WandaVision Pulled Off What The Falcon and the Winter Soldier Couldn't
  4. Marvel Promises Biggest Change To Fantastic Four Member Since 1961
  5. Lucifer Team Offers Lucifans Next-Best-Thing to Season 5B Trailer
  6. Conan The Barbarian Mocks Spider-Man's "With Great Power" Speech
  7. Action Comics #1030 Full Of Foreshadowing For The Death Of Superman
  8. So This Is Why #Colossus Is Trending On Twitter…
  9. Spider-Man Has The Marvel Equivalent Of An OnlyFans Page? (Spoilers)
  10. DC Comics Launches New Galactic Superhero Team, The United

ICYMI: more you may prefer from yesterday.

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LITG one year ago, Barack Obama Wrote Batman

Bleeding Cool continued to report from the comics industry shutdown,  With more from Barack Obama, Marie Javins, comic book stores closing and reacting to the new changes. How right we were about Marie…

  1. How Barack Obama Wrote a Batman Comic With Jim Lee, on Sale at Walmart
  2. Marie Javins – The Saviour Of DC Comics Right Now
  3. Comic Shops React To New DC Comics Tuesday On Sale Today
  4. RoboCop Won't Stay Down with New Hiya Toys Figure
  5. Looking Back at Better Call Saul Season 5's Breaking Bad Easter Eggs
  6. After 35 Years, Aftertime Comics of Virginia Closes Store Permanently
  7. Spawn Kickstarter Hits 2 Million and Gets More Upgrades
  8. Gen-X Finally Takes a Stand When Millennials Try to Steal Keanu Reeves
  9. Stargirl Preview Images Introduce DC's Next-Gen Heroes and Villains
  10. Big Comic Book TV/Movie Deals Signed During Lockdown

Comic book birthdays today

There may still not be much of a party atmosphere right now. It all depends on which state you are living in. But comics folk are always getting older and still celebrating that special date.

  • Michael Davis, co-founder of Milestone Comics, contributor to BC.
  • Dan Wickline, writer of Freeze, former BC contributor.
  • Ben Oliver, comic book artist.
  • Matt Harding, artist on Gwar: Orgasmageddon.
  • Gavin Sheehan, games journalist at Bleeding Cool.
  • Bryan Levy at Collectors Corner – Baltimore.
  • Lai-wah Chung, former Former Production Coordinator/Traffic Control/Business Legal Affairs/File Clerk at DC Comics.
  • Fran Jung, artist for B Street Graphix
  • Matthew Hardy, writer at Mad Robot Comics.

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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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