The Witcher And Twitter In The Daily LITG, 15th January 2022

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LITG: The ten most-read stories, yesterday

The Witcher Showrunner Brings Peace to Twitter; Middle East Next?
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  1. The Witcher Showrunner Brings Peace to Twitter; Middle East Next?
  2. Predator Lawsuit Is Over, Disney Settles Copyright Claim
  3. Batman Year Two Deluxe McFarlane Toys Figures Return this Friday
  4. Geoff Johns Returns To DC Comics For Flashpoint Beyond Event
  5. Yes, Marvel Comics Knows Disney Has Settled The Predator Lawsuit
  6. Rick and Morty: Justin Roiland Shares Update on Jerry's Health
  7. Rumors Over More Fantastic Four Adjacent Characters in Black Panther 2
  8. Rumors About The Number Of Cameos In Doctor Strange 2
  9. Saturday Morning X-Men '92 Does House Of X And Krakoa
  10. Zachary Levi Talks Chuck Return: "Close to Making Something Happen"

ICYMI: more you may prefer from yesterday.

In case you fancied more LITG about comics.

LITG one year ago, Dave Bautista's Manatee

The world keeps turning, and America keeps burning. And Dave Bautista knows just what manatees need his help.

  1. Dave Bautista Offers $20K Bounty for "MAGATs" Who Defaced a Manatee.
  2. Walker Star Jared Padalecki Says Jensen Ackles Will Be On The Show
  3. Riverdale Star Lili Reinhart Offers Detail on Post-Time Jump Betty
  4. Ray Fisher Confirms The Flash Exit and Walter Hamada Allegations
  5. McFarlane Toys Unveils Wave 2 of Their New Gold Label Series
  6. Julie Strain, Heavy Metal Queen of B-Movies, Has Died
  7. Chris Evans Nearing a Deal to Return to the Marvel Cinematic Universe
  8. Marvel Comics Revives Darkhawk With Original Creators In April
  9. American Horror Story S10: "Pilgrim" Applies for Provincetown Filming
  10. The Walking Dead Looks Back on Andrea's Two Very Different Journeys
  11. Mike Mignola and Christopher Golden Expand "Outerverse" Continuity
  12. Batman #1 CGC 9.4 Goes for Record $2.22 Million at Heritage Auctions
  13. Multiple Printings From Dark Horse, Boom, Image, Marvel, Scout, Vault
  14. Captain America Comics 1 CGC 8.5 Heads For Record Territory at Auction
  15. DC Comics To Publish Batman & Scooby-Doo Mysteries #1 in March
  16. The Walking Dead Deluxe #1 Variant Sells for $285
  17. Nominees For 2020 Dwayne McDuffie Award for Diversity in Comics
  18. Steve Ditko Original Art From Doctor Strange, Hawk & Dove For Auction
  19. Metropolis Gallery Presents The Batman Art of Sean Gordon Murphy
  20. Keanu Reeves BRZRKR #1 Is Boom Studios Biggest Ordered Comic Ever
  21. Maria Llovet's Luna #1 Orders Higher Than Heartbeat AND Faithless
  22. Scotland Comic Shops Full Lockdown – No Curbside/Click And Collect?
  23. Where Is The Sideshow Spider-Man and Mary Jane Maquette? Is It Wet?

LITG two years ago, Punisher Skull Used For QAnon Recruitment

And when Flash Met Flash ahead of Snyder Cut news

  1. Marvel's Punisher Skull Now Used For QAnon Recruitment
  2. "Crisis" Management: The Flash Met [SPOILER] – Snyder Cut Soon?
  3. DC Unclassified: When The Founder Of DC Comics Proposed Using a Bat-Man Army to Win World War II
  4. "This Is Us" S04 "Light and Shs": New Cadowhapters, Surprises [Preview]
  5. Nightcrawler Gets a Giant-Size X-Men Issue from Jonathan Hickman and Alan Davis in April
  6. "Highlander" TV Series Star Stan Kirsch (Richie) Passes Away, Age 51
  7. Taskmaster Gets His Own Series in April… and All He Had to Do Was Murder Maria Hill
  8. "Wynonna Earp" S04: Emily Andras Shares Episode #401 Title, Writer
  9. Marvel Sends New Mutants Comics Back to Print After Trailer Drops
  10. "AJ and The Queen" Proves Sometimes Too Much IS Too Much [REVIEW]

LITG three years ago, Blizzard was under fraud investigation.

And Orville was losing cast.

  1. Activision Blizzard Reportedly Under Investigation for Fraud
  2. Bad News 'The Orville' Fans- Yes, [SPOILER] Has Exited Fox Series
  3. Channel 4 Takes Rick And Morty From Netflix in the UK, Will Air and Stream Season 4 Exclusively
  4. Batman/Flash Heroes In Crisis Crossover Now Called 'The Price' – And Who Killed Robin Anyway?
  5. Marvel's Age Of X-Man and a Brief History Of Utopian/Dystopian Sexuality (Spoilers)

Comic book industry birthdays

Comics folk are still getting older and still celebrating that special date.

  • Scott Snyder, writer of Batman, Justice League, American Vampire, Witches and AD.
  • Norman Felchle, artist on Spider-Man, Darkhold, Action Comics, Batman, Resident Evil, WildC.A.T.S. Adventures.
  • Stephen Robson, publisher of Ponent Mon and owner of all things Fanfare.
  • Lee Duhig, Chief creative officer at Antarctic Press.
  • Jacq Cohen, Director of Marketing, Publicity, and Promotions at Fantagraphics Books.

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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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