Transformers Select Their Generation in The Daily LITG 19th July 2020

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Transformers Select Their Generation in The Daily LITG 19th July 2020.
Transformers Select Their Generation in The Daily LITG 19th July 2020.. Credit: Hasbro

Yesterday's Transformers – the ten most-read stories on Bleeding Cool yesterday.

As well as the Wonder Woman 1984 movie, a new Pokemon Go story and an old Punisher story topped the charts.

  1. New Transformers Generation Selects Announced by Hasbro
  2. Pokémon GO Friendship Event Is The Final Challenge Before GO Fest
  3. Marvel Legends Venomized Captain America Becomes Walmart Exclusive
  4. Avengers #34 Review: #DefundTheAvengers
  5. Hasbro Announces Transformers Walmart Exclusive Specialty Packs
  6. DC Comics Sells Batman #100 Direct to Comic Stores
  7. The Walking Dead Will Be In Full Color This October
  8. Here Is Everything Coming To Disney+ In August
  9. Transformers Quintesson Pit of Judgement Coming to Hasbro Pulse
  10. Star Wars: The Clone Wars Siege of Mandalore Get Black Series Wave

One year ago.

  1. Nebraska Woman Wants Local Spider-Man Statue Moved for Demonic Hate Crime
  2. Marvel Gets Its Own Superman With Star, Debuting in Captain Marvel #8 – Take A Look (Spoilers)
  3. Alan Moore Replies to Comicsgate in Final League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen
  4. Ch-Ch-Changes: Justice League Odyssey Changes Cover, Wonder Woman Changes Artist
  5. New DC Comics Omnibuses For 2020, Include Starman, Year Of The Villain and John Byrne's Doom Patrol
  6. "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" Season 14: Gang Goes Private Dick?
  7. DC Comics Are Working on a New DC Universe Timeline
  8. "Mr. Mercedes" Season 3: Hodges' New Fan? Brady Reaches Out? [Video]
  9. Bat And Cat Romance, Mike Baron Flash, Tales From The Dark Multiverse – More DC Comics Big Books for 2020
  10. Dan DiDio Promises Major Wally West Event From DC Comics in 2020

What's happening today.

It does look like the comic book conventions are coming back this weekend, in small ways.

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. With eleven years for us as well.

  • Jessica Kemp of Missed Deadline.
  • Richard Pini, co-creator of Elfquest.
  • Jamal Igle, creator of Molly Danger.
  • Bob Burden, creator of The Flaming Carrot.
  • Kasra Ghanbari, creator of Monocyte.
  • Rupert Bottenberg, co-director of En Masse.
  • Jesse James, of Jesse James Comics, Arizona
  • Terry LaBan, creator of CUD.

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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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