Rick & Morty Continued Silence in The Daily LITG, 31st January 2023

A quick LITG runaround the previous days and the previous five years on Bleeding Cool as well. And in addition, comic book birthdays!

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LITG: The ten most popular stories yesterday

  1. Rick and Morty Writer Clues Us In on Reason for Justin Roiland Silence
  2. Warrior Nun Tweets Break 8M; Simon Barry Offers 10M Tweets Incentive 
  3. The Rookie, Star Trek: Picard Star Annie Wersching Passes Away, Age 45
  4. City Boy, A New Jack Hawksmoor, For Dawn Of DC in 2023 (Spoilers)
  5. Vince Colletta's Letter To Marvel's "Droppings Of The Creative World"
  6. A Brand New Firestorm For Dawn Of DC in 2023 (Lazarus Planet Spoilers)
  7. An Origin For Cyborg's "Booyah" From DC Comics (Spoilers)
  8. 2023 Royal Rumble Breaks All the Records According to WWE
  9. Dave Bautista Spoke with James Gunn, Won't Be Playing Bane for DCU
  10. Vixen & Batwing, Together At The Dawn Of DC (Spoilers) #Vixwing

ICYMI: More comic book stories from yesterday

LITG one year ago, The Day Of David Tennant's Doctor Who

How David Tennant Returning As Doctor Who Is Set Up By Steven Moffat
The Day Of The Doctor, screencap
  1. How David Tennant Returning As Doctor Who Was Set Up By Steven Moffat
  2. Who Are The New Exiles In Sabretooth #1? (Spoilers)
  3. Florida Polk County Schools Pull Raina Telgemeier's Drama From Shelves
  4. Despite Its Flaws, McFarlane Toys Year Two Batman is a Great Figure
  5. Art Spiegelman's Maus Back In Bestseller Charts After Classroom Ban
  6. Danhausen Joining AEW at Beach Break Is a Slap in the Face to WWE
  7. Marvel Declares That Mutants Are Deviants According To Eternals
  8. Justice League Incarnate #4 Preview: Crisis of Infinite Crises
  9. Savage Spider-Man #1 Preview: Spidey Hungy!
  10. The Legend Of Vox Machina Proves Imperfectly Near-Perfect: Review
  11. Follow Me Into FOC – It's Sunday, 30th January 2022
  12. X-Men, Kingpin & Batman Beat Saga In Bleeding Cool Bestseller List
  13. Clementine Book One: Walking Dead Spinoff Graphic Novel Gets Trailer
  14. Gender Queer Graphic Novel Repeatedly Removed From Schools & Libraries
  15. Ben Templesmith Is Publishing Original Hate: The Graphic Novel
  16. Donny Cates Warns Of Spoilers For Crossover #11 (Spoilers)
  17. The Day Of The David Tennant in The Daily LITG 30th January 2022

LITG two years ago, Sneasels And Superman –  the ten most-read stories yesterday…

The world keeps turning, and America is beginning to heal from all the burns.

  1. Tasks & Rewards For Sneasel Limited Research Day In Pokémon GO
  2. Funko Debuts New Comic Cover Pops With Action Comics #1
  3. Will CM Punk Return to WWE at the Royal Rumble?
  4. Lucifer Co-Showrunner Says Not So Fast on God as Season 5B's Big Bad
  5. Law & Order: OC Star Christopher Meloni Shares His NYC/NJ Commute
  6. Raikou Raid Guide For Pokémon GO Players: January 2021
  7. Hasbro Unveils Walmart Exclusive Star Wars Vintage Collection
  8. Pokémon TCG Previews Anticipated Shining Fates Set
  9. The Unreleased Unova Shinies In Pokémon GO – Part Eleven
  10. February 2021 Spotlight Hour & Breakthrough Details In Pokémon GO
  11. Jan Strnad Remembers A Life With Richard Corben
  12. Justice League Zack Snyder Cut Gets A Menu Option
  13. CBLDF – Defending Whistleblowers, Challenging Algorithms and Brexit?
  14. Taboo And B. Earl To Write Apache Ghost Rider, Kushala, For Marvel
  15. Million Print Run For Shannon Hale & LeUyen Pham OGN Friends Forever
  16. ComicsPRO Launch Their First Online Retailer Meeting In February
  17. Middlewest and Dragman Win Big Angouleme Comics Prizes

LITG three years ago – Baby Yoda crashed Sideshow

And My Hero Academia had a Heroes Rising

  1. Baby Yoda Revealed by Sideshow Collectibles, Crashes Site
  2. "My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising" Release Date Announced
  3. Was Margot Robbie a Little Chilly at the London Premiere of Birds Of Prey (And The Fantabulous Emancipation Of One Harley Quinn)?
  4. Baby Yoda Revealed by Sideshow Collectibles, Details Are Here!
  5. The Truth About Professor X, in Today's Dawn of X Comics – X-Force #6, New Mutants #6, Fallen Angels #6 and X-Men #5 Spoilers
  6. Will Jonathan Hickman's Decorum #1 Outsell His X-Men? Preview…
  7. The Return of The Children Of The Vault to Today's X-Men #5 (Spoilers)
  8. Today's Justice League #39 On Whether Doomsday Clock is DC Canon or Not (Spoilers)
  9. Gail Simone Tells Us All Why She Has No Worries About The Cast Of Birds Of Prey (And The Fantabulous Emancipation Of One Harley Quinn)
  10. "Unsanctioned" Spoiled In Full! – "Magic: The Gathering"

LITG four years ago – Wally West Wasn't Dead

And Justice League looked ahead

  1. Why Would Anyone Believe Wally West is Really Dead in Flash Annual #2 (Spoilers)
  2. Justice League Annual #1 Lays Out The Immediate Future of the DC Universe
  3. What Clues Does Heroes In Crisis #5 Offer to Tom King's Next DC Comics Project? (Spoilers)
  4. Peter Parker is in His Mid-Twenties, Official, According to Mary Jane
  5. Crush, Lobo's Daughter, is DC's Latest Gay Character (Teen Titans and Mysteries Of Love In Space Spoilers)

Comic book industry birthdays.

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

  • Henry Barajas, DOO of Top Cow
  • Grant Morrison, writer of Luda.
  • Jonathan Baylis, writer of So Buttons.
  • Former 2000AD editor, Jonathan Oliver.
  • Paty Cockrum, Marvel production designer, founder of the Dave & Paty Cockrum Scholarship.

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Rich JohnstonAbout 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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