The Last Ronin and The Mandelorian – The Daily LITG 31st October 2020

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Daily LITG: The Last Ronin and The Mandalorian – the ten most-read stories yesterday…

What you were reading yesterday, the numbers don't lie.

  1. TMNT: The Last Ronin #1 The Remaining Turtle Revealed (Spoilers)
  2. Costume Gengar Raid Spotlight: 2 Ways to Get the Shiny in Pokémon GO
  3. The Mandalorian Razor Crest Hasbro HasLabs Hits 13,000 Backers
  4. How To Evolve Galarian Yamask To Runerigus In Pokémon GO
  5. The West Wing Reunion Offered to Non-HBO Max Subscribers for Free
  6. Alolan Marowak Raid Day Is Tomorrow In Pokémon GO
  7. Niantic Apologizes For Turning Off Shiny Shadows In Pokémon GO
  8. SNL Weekend Update's Colin Jost, Actor Scarlett Johansson Tie Knot
  9. The Sandman: Neil Gaiman on Morpheus Casting, Season Stories & More
  10. Shadow Mewtwo In Pokémon GO: To Purify Or Not To Purify?

ICYMI: more you may prefer from yesterday.

But there were lots of big comic book stories bubbling under the surface…

  1. "One Down One To Go", Wonder Woman's Nubia Returns For Future State
  2. King In Black Vs X Of Swords Destruction – Thank FOC It's Friday
  3. Super-Pets Detailed in Death Metal: The Multiverse Who Laughs
  4. Mirka Andolfo Takes Merciless and Sweet Paprika to Image Comics
  5. Si Spurrier On Quoting Boris Johnson In John Constantine: Hellblazer
  6. Can Anything Stop Something Is Killing The Children?
  7. Orbital Comics to Revive Zippo Records in London's West End
  8. Anthony Scaramucci's Superman Vs Muhammad Ali – Or Is It?
  9. Peach Momoko's Sleeping Beauties Are Too Much for eBay

One year ago, Nightwing's dick made for a headline

And we had some new swear words to celebrate.

  1. The Moment Nightwing Lost His Dick in Nightwing Annual #2 (Spoilers)
  2. A New Swear Word For DC Comics – and Harry Potter – in Today's Sandman Presents: Hellblazer
  3. Does the Possible New Wolverine Logo Confirm a Long-Running X-Men Fan Theory?
  4. Keanu Reeves Appears as John Constantine in Today's Hellblazer
  5. Tom King's Last Word About Batman in Batman Annual #4, Today, Requires Many New Writers (Spoilers)
  6. Gossip: All Change at DC Comics – New Group Editors For Batman, Superman and DCU?
  7. Today, Tom Taylor Brings Two Of His Previous Series into DCeased #6 Finale (Spoilers)
  8. "Sons of Anarchy": Kurt Sutter – "Mayans" Disney Joke; "SoA" Prequel
  9. Marvel Legends Build A Figures Announced by Hasbro
  10. Is John Constantine Talking to Dan DiDio About the DC Timeline in Sandman Universe: Hellblazer Special? (Spoilers)
  11. They Only Gone And Brought Back Jamie Braddock in Excalibur #1 (Spoilers)
  12. Could Silver Surfer Save the World in Absolute Carnage? (Spoilers)
  13. DC Comics Announces Contents For Batwoman/Supergirl: World's Finest Giant #1
  14. "Supernatural" Season 15: Jared Padalecki Arrest Shouldn't Impact Filming
  15. A New Origin For an Old Wonder Woman Foe – But Could This be 5G in the Making? (Annual #3 Spoilers)
  16. The Effects of Marauders and Moira On Upcoming Dawn Of X
  17. Galactus is DCeased in Marvel Zombies: Resurrection #1 [Preview]

Two years ago, it was Wonder Woman's nipples that got an outing

While Mimic was facing the axe.

  1. When Wonder Woman Exposed A Nipple And Everyone Somehow Just Got On With Things
  2. Laurie Strode Is Not Michael Myers's Sister for a Reason in New 'Halloween' Film
  3. In Tomorrow's Extinction #4, a Member of the Original X-Men Will Die
  4. What if You Didn't See the Death of Superman Coming? 
  5. Do We See Poison Ivy Die in Heroes In Crisis #2?

LITG: Happening today:

The Last Ronin and The Mandelorian - The Daily LITG 31st October 2020
The Last Ronin and The Mandelorian – The Daily LITG 31st October 2020

Lots of events are online now – but not all.

Daily LITG: Comic book industry birthdays

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

  • Hulk writer Bruce Jones
  • DC Comics artist, former editor and art director, Mark Chiarello.
  • 2000AD EIC Matt Smith
  • Underground cartoonist operating as Foolbert Sturgeon, Frank Stack.
  • Transformers and GI JOE artist Andrew Froedge
  • Webcomics creator Daniel Merlin Goodbrey
  • Comic book journalist and store worker Jeff Lester
  • Comic book reviewer Jeremy Boreske

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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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