Welcome to the third daily Lying In The Gutters. A runaround yesterday’s news on the site and what we might expect today. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here.
Here are the five most-read stories from yesterday.
- What Does Heroes In Crisis Mean For Geoff Johns’s Optimistic Vision Of DC Rebirth?
- Dragon Con: ‘Orville’ Cosplay Crew Invades Star Trek 10 Forward Party
- Doctor Octopus is The Superior Spider-Man Again in New Marvel Comic Series
- Dragon Con: General Leia Cosplay That’ll Make You Cry
- Old Man Logan Annual #1 Review: Regret of the Punisher
While you may have missed an official rebuke…
And we have begun work on this monster…
Today in comics:
- Legends Comics & Games is opening a brand new store at 5412 N Blackstone Ave, Fresno, California, today.
- DJ’s Comic Corner is a new comic store opening today at 33 Lakeshore Rd, St Catharines, Canada.
- Cauldron is a new full-colour comics anthology in magazine format, featuring supernatural themed tales for a mature audience launching at Paradise Comics in Toronto.
- International School of Comics in Chicago is having a mini-con open house with Jill Thompson, Dan Dougherty, Douglas Klauba, Craig C Cermak II, Raf Nieves, Tony Maldonado, Roger Yuen and Dave Pasciuto/ Chimirus, and Jim Engel.
- Signing by Sarah Graley, Orbital Comics, London, 2-4pm.
- The art of the graphic novel: Stephen Collins and Isabel Greenberg. Royal Academy of Arts, Burlington House, London 1.30pm – 2.30pm. Chaired by the Observer journalist and critic, Rachel Cooke, two prize-winning authors and illustrators discuss the art of the graphic novel.
- Comic Book Artists in Residence – Lucie Arnoux, Jewish Museum, London 1-4pm
- W.I.P. Comics, 5th Floor Foyer/Bar of the Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London. Free workshops run by talented members of the wide London based comic book community.
- Comic Creator Conference continues at C3300 East Ocean Boulevard, Long Beach
- Rose City Comic Con continues at Oregon Convention Center, Portland.
- FLCA – Space Coast Comic Con continues at Space Coast Convention Center, Florida
- Comic Con Portugal continues at Passeio Marítimo de Algés.
- The FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2018 continues at Salt Palace Convention Center.
Happy birthdays to:
- Neil Googe, of 2000AD, Welcome to Tranquility, Flash, Majestic, Injustice and Judge Dredd.
- Daniel Karhunen, graphic novelist.
- Joe Dunn of Gold Digger.
- Underground cartoonist and publisher, Joe Schenkman.
Around the net…
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- Dave Elliott Teases GWNN Ahead of New York Comic-Con, at Thought Bubble 2018 - September 22, 2018
- Brief Glimpse of The Wicked + The Divine Immersive Experience at Thought Bubble 2018 - September 22, 2018
- Paul Cornell – Saucer State Will Be Crowdfunded - September 22, 2018
- What Did Warren Ellis Say to Kieron Gillen at Thought Bubble 2018? (VIDEO) - September 22, 2018
- Dublin Comics Fans are Getting Signed Batpenises From Lee Bermejo - September 22, 2018