The Witcher, The Boys, Pokemon – The Daily LITG, 15th September 2020

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The Witcher, The Boys, Pokemon - The Daily LITG, 15th September 2020
The Witcher, The Boys, Pokemon – The Daily LITG, 15th September 2020. Credit: Niantic

Pokemon, Witcher, Boys, Karate Kid and the ten most-read stories yesterday…

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

  1. The Quick Catch Method In Pokémon GO Explained
  2. The Witcher Season 2: Game of Thrones Becomes On-Set Cautionary Tale
  3. The Boys: NOS4A2 Star Jahkara Smith No Fan of Stormfront Storyline
  4. Top 5 Most Useful Legendary Pokémon In Pokémon GO
  5. Karate Kid: William Zabka Reveals Pat Morita's Pitch for 5th Film
  6. For All Mankind: The Real Sci-Fi Battlestar Galactica Should've Been
  7. Top Five Shiny Pokémon In Pokémon GO: Generation One
  8. Gossip: Big Writer Changes at DC Comics For 2021
  9. DC Comics 2021 Spoilers: DC Toys Reveal New Look For The Joker
  10. Transformers Dinobots Return to Form Volcanicus with Hasbro

ICYMI: five more you may prefer from yesterday

5G may have been cancelled but its ephemera still find ways to come to the surface.

  1. DC Comics Recycles Gary Frank 5G Generations Covers For Death Metal
  2. Ice Cream Man Gets A $100 Thank You Foil Variant As a Cherry On Top
  3. Image Comics to Publish Jared Muralt's The Fall In English
  4. Dave McKean and Jorge González Announce Collaboration Tomorrow
  5. Stephen W. Martin and Lin Pham Create Nancy Spector Graphic Novels

One year ago, Marvel was cancelling the FF.

While we were buying the Snyder Cut. Still funny.

  1. Marvel Comics Cancels Their Future…. Foundation
  2. "The Orville": What the Series Can Teach "Star Trek: Discovery" [OPINION]
  3. Doomsday Clock #12 – In Or Out Of Continuity?
  4. "Rick and Morty," "Archer" & More: Animated & Overrated [OPINION]
  5. This is How Tom King's Batman Ends… Not With a Bang, But With a POW!
  6. Meet Anthony Marques, the New Owner of The Kubert School
  7. "Lucifer": Kelly Clarkson Wants Netflix to Give the Devil His Due [VIDEO]
  8. Bleeding Cool Has Bought The Snyder Cut
  9. Rob Liefeld Says the Watchmen Movie is Better Than the Comic
  10. Nightwing and the Teen Titans Are Coming Soon to Kotobukiya

Two years ago, we had Gaimainsplaining.

While Marvel Comics was trying to cancel the Vision comic for still-dubious reasons.

  1. Marvel Preview Reveals Rogue is Secret Daughter of Professor X and Lilandra
  2. When Richard Meyer Tried To Gaimansplain Neil Gaiman Over His Own Career
  3. 19 Revealed DC Comics Covers for October and November From Jenny Frison, Jim Lee, Bill Sienkiewicz, Frank Cho and More
  4. Marvel Asked Chelsea Cain to Keep Vision Cancellation "Clean and Quiet"
  5. 3 New Images From Titans Featuring a New Look at Jason Todd

What's happening today

Plenty of comic book events happening online as a handful return to going offline.

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.

  • Ed Solomon, writer of Bill And Ted Are Doomed
  • Chris Wildgoose, artist of Porcelain, Batgirl, Batman: Nightwalker & Alienated.
  • IDW Senior Editor Scott Dunbier
  • Tony Wolf, writer on Blood And Honor, Greenpoint Of View, Millenials.
  • The Coldest City/Atomic Blonde co-creator, Sam Hart.
  • Jesse Leon McCann, writer for Looney Tunes and Simpsons comics.
  • Co-creator of Sea Of Red and RevolveЯ, Salgood Sam.
  • Alan Light, founder of The Buyers Guide to Comic Fandom which became CBG.
  • And CBG staff editor Kim Metzger
  • Carol Lay, alternative cartoonist, comic creator on Mythos, The Simpsons, and prose writer for Ahoy Comics.
  • Colourist on The Spirit, Peter Poplaski
  • Chris Crosby, founder of Keenspot and writer of Superosity.
  • Italian artist for StarComics and Sergio Bonelli Editore, Giancarlo Caracuzzo
  • Max Douglas aka Salgood Sam, cartoonist, author, illustrator, and teacher.
  • Comic book colourist Laura Martin
  • Mark Stokes, comic book creator of Zombie Boy.
  • Creative Director/Consultant at Alpha Channel Books, Ashley Fox.

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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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