X-23 Joins The X-Men in The Daily LITG, 17th of April 2021

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X-23 Joins The X-Men in The Daily LITG, 17th of April 2021
X-23 Joins The X-Men in The Daily LITG, 17th of April 2021

The world keeps turning, and America is beginning to heal from all the burns. Even if a few scabs need pulling off first.

  1. Laura Kinney is the Wolverine of the New X-Men
  2. Star Trek: Julie Nimoy Talks Ethan Peck's New Spock, William Shatner
  3. Transformers Decepticon Jetfire Receives Life-Action threezero Figure
  4. Doctor Who: John Bishop's Liverpool Dan Disclosure Earns Him BBC Call
  5. Marvel Tells Retailers To Print X-Men: Evolution TPB Misprint Page
  6. What Will Be The Chase Card Of Pokémon TCG: Chilling Reign
  7. Masters of the Universe Keldor Prepares For Evil At Mondo
  8. X-Men By Jonathan Hickman Omnibus In Time For Christmas
  9. It's Official – Polaris Has Won The X-Men Vote
  10. DC Comics To Give Huntress Super Powers in Batman Secret Files

ICYMI: more you may prefer from yesterday.

In case you fancied more LITG about comic books.

LITG one year ago, Marvel was furloughing comics creators

And Zoom backgrounds was still a thing.

  1. More Details for Marvel Comics' Latest Pause
  2. Marvel Tells More Comics Creators to Stop Work For Now
  3. Ubisoft Releases The "Just Dance 2020" Song List
  4. DC Comics, Marvel Movie Figurines, Hero Collector July 2020 Solicits
  5. DC Comics Offers Virtual Backgrounds for Zoom Conferencing
  6. Now Marvel Comics Offers Virtual Backgrounds for Zoom Conferencing
  7. Street Fighter V Chun-Li Hits the Beach With PCS Collectibles
  8. Ronda Rousey Double Breaks Kayfabe to Admit Comments are a Work
  9. WWE Pays Stock Dividend That Could Fund Laid Off Workers to 2021
  10. Comic Store In Your Future – From The Heart Of The Diamond Shutdown

Comic book birthdays today

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

  • Ben Dunn, publisher of Antarctic Press, creator of Warrior Nun Areala.
  • Mark Propst, artist on Lobo, Southern Knights, Aquaman and Aristocratic Xtraterrestrial Time-Travelling Thieves.
  • Nicholas Ivan Ladendorf-Atreides, writer/artist on Cyber Punks.
  • Marc Deering, inker on Doctor Aphra, Smallville, Green Lantern, Supergirl.
  • William Doc Grant, CEO and Founder of Comics Hawaii.
  • Pieruccini Riccardo, inker on Thanos Rising and Original Sin.
  • Shawn Martinbrough, co-creator and artist on Thief Of Thieves.
  • Miles Silas Biggar, creator of Dark Eagle.

If you are in comics and have a birthday coming up – or you know someone who has – get in touch at richjohnston@bleedingcool.com.

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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.