Welcome to the fourth 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.
Today in comics:
- Dave Gibbons Apologizes to Comic Readers for Misery Caused by Watchmen’s Influence
- Valeria and Franklin Get Their Superhero Names in Fantastic Four #2
- Galactus Returns and He Wants Revenge on Jean Grey in X-Men Blue’s Penultimate Preview
- Dragon Con: ‘Orville’ Cosplay Crew Invades Star Trek 10 Forward Party
- Olivia Munn Explains Why She’s Still Doing Press for The Predator
We said goodbye to Terry Wiley
And remembered his impact on us.
And at Comicon, Richard Bruton wrote about his memories.
Today in comics:
- Northampton Comic Con, Franklin’s Gardens, Northampton one day show.
- Arkansas Comic Con 2018 concludes, Statehouse Convention Center
- Comics Workshop with Clio Isadora, Palm Vaults, London
- Bordentown Comic Book Show, New Jersey one day show
- Ballpark Comic Con, New Jersey one day show. Ooh Jersey grudge match…
- Indy WebComics Group – Meet n’ Draw, Comic Book University, Indianapolis, Indiana
- Comic Creator Conference concludes at C3300 East Ocean Boulevard, Long Beach
- Rose City Comic Con concludes at Oregon Convention Center, Portland.
- FLCA – Space Coast Comic Con concludesat Space Coast Convention Center, Florida
- Comic Con Portugal concludes at Passeio Marítimo de Algés.
- The FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2018 concludes at Salt Palace Convention Center.
Happy birthdays to:
- Kathleen O’Shea, wife of Peter David and writer and editor in her own right.
- Legendary comic creator on LEGION, Justice League, Superboy, Trinity Angels, Worlds Finest and Aquaman, Kevin Maguire.
- Publisher of Slave Labor Graphics, and Justice League writer Dan Vado.
- Manga editor and former Director of DC Manga, Asako Suzuki.
- Comic book agent Joaquin Garcia Marina.
- Creator and writer of Australian comic book Car Men, Mike Speakman.
- Owner of Texan comic store Urban Legends, Aaron Settle.
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