Transformers, Pokemon, Alex Ross – The Daily LITG, 8th August 2020

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Transformers, Pokemon, Alex Ross - The Daily LITG, 8th August 2020
Transformers, Pokemon, Alex Ross – The Daily LITG, 8th August 2020

It's all Wrestling, Transformers, Pokemon and Alex Ross – the ten most-read stories on Bleeding Cool yesterday

Wrestling, Transformers, Pokemon, there must be some comic book content in here somewhere… and there Alex Ross is.

  1. Khan Taking Over WWE, Assumes Role as Company's New President
  2. Is The Making A Splash Ticket Worth Buying In Pokémon GO?
  3. The Flash, Supergirl Stars Look to the Future in New Key Art Looks
  4. Gossip: Could Alex Ross Be Coming to DC Comics? How About Mark Waid?
  5. Yen Press Announces 10 New Manga and Light Novels for August
  6. Transformers Optimus Prime Gets New Figure from Hasbro/Threezero
  7. Pokémon GO Dragon Week Review: Roaring Success Or Deino Disaster?
  8. Where Are Deino & Gible In Pokémon GO? A Dragon Week Problem
  9. Transformers Decepticon Leader Megatron Arrives with Hasbro/Threezero
  10. Valiant Entertainment Manhattan Offices Closed Permanently

ICYMI: five more you may prefer

They weren't in the top ten, but they may be just what you are looking for.

  1. Ramon Villalobos Denies Bad Idea Comics Artwork Is His
  2. The Iron Man 3 Kid Could Have Been Chinese, To Flatter Xi Jinping
  3. When Iron Man 3 Beijing Set Shot Was Fake-Leaked to the Press
  4. Ed Brubaker, Sean Phillips' Reckless OGN Is Not Beginning a Trilogy
  5. The Walking Dead Wins Trademark Battle Over The Toking Dead

One year ago.

Ah, when our biggest concern was working out the language in the House OF X comic books…

  1. Iron Studios Reveals "I Am Iron Man" Statue That We Love 3000
  2. Moira MacTaggert – an Omega Level Mutant? "House Of X" #2 Spoilers
  3. "The Walking Dead": Will "Hobbs & Shaw" Bring "The Rock" into TWDU?
  4. Today, The Punisher is Destroyed by New Origin Twist in "Savage Avengers" #4 (SPOILERS)
  5. The Perils Of The Comic Store Pull List, Strike Again
  6. No Buffy or Angel but a Whole Lot of Dark Willow in "Buffy The Vampire Slayer" #7 Spoilers
  7. "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia": FX Wants More; McElhenney Posts
  8. New Youngblood Publisher Trolls Rob Liefeld on Twitter, Wants to Make Him Famous
  9. The Hulk Reads Comments on Trans Articles Online… You Wouldn't Like It When He Gets Angry
  10. By The Maker – Where is the Ultimate Reed Richards Today? Absolute Carnage and Beyond…(Spoilers)
  11. Teach Yourself Krakoan With Bleeding Cool

What's happening today…

Plenty of comic book events happening online as a handful return to going offline – such as in New Jersey today.

Comic Book birthdays today.

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.

  • Carlo Barberi, artist on Justice League, Deadpool, Impulse, co-creator of Casey Blue.
  • Rick Marshall, writer on Kingdom Bum, comics journalist.
  • Sheldon Inkol, author of Nut Runners.
  • Janice Cohen, colourist.
  • Dirk Strangely, creator of Graveyard Girl.
  • Paul Rainey, creator of Memory Man, Thunder Brother: Soap Division and There's No Time Like The Present.

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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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