The Daily LITG – 19th September 2019, Happy Birthday Garry Leach

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The 15 most-read stories yesterday

  1. Which JJ Abrams Reveal Will Be More Shocking to Spider-Man Fans? (Spoilers)
  2. Is DC Comics Using the Same Plot as House Of X Again? Year Of The Villain: Lex Luthor #1 Spoilers
  3. “Saw,” “Friday the 13th” & “300” Counterfeits Bring Fall of Funko Grails
  4. Is the DCU Alan Scott a Gay Green Lantern in the 1940s? Justice League #32 Suggests So… (Spoilers)
  5. Has DC Comics Just Created Its Very Own Rick And Morty?
  6. Does Wally West’s Fast Forward #1 Throw Shade on Heroes In Crisis? (Spoilers)
  7. How House Of X #5 Transforms Goldballs into a Major Player (HOXPOX Spoilers)
  8. “Fargo” Season 4 Casts “Justified” Star Timothy Olyphant in Key Role
  9. Opinion: “Magic: The Gathering” Is Getting Expensive
  10. The Death of Alfred Pennyworth – is it All Batman’s Fault? (Batman #79 Spoilers)
  11. X-Men Head to Savage Land in December… Are They Going for the New KFC Glazed Donut Chicken Sandwich?
  12. DC Cancels Orders for Brian Azzarello’s Birds Of Prey, Will Resolicit as Black Label Comic Alongside Movie
  13. Marvel Comics Just Fixed the Biggest Problem With the New Star Wars Movies
  14. “The Rookie” SHOCKS With Season 2 Guest Star Announcement
  15. COSPLAY 9-1-1: 5 Things This Cosplayer Needs You to Know [OPINION]

What’s happening today?

A happy birthday to…

Photo by Steve Cook
  • Garry Leach, artist on Miracleman, creator of The Warpsmiths.
  • Cynthia Martin, comics artist on Star Wars.
  • Mike Mars, artist on Cardinal.
  • Jesse Snider, creator of Dead Romeo.
  • Daniel Crosier, co-founder of Dink Comic & Art Expo
  • Shaun Manning, comic book journalist.

And a year ago…

    1. Nightwing May Be Losing His Dick But Batman Is Getting One
    2. The Origin Of Logan’s Blue And Yellow Suit in The Return Of Wolverine #1 Advance Review
    3. What Does Toad From Mario Kart Look Like Then?
    4. Where Are The Missing DC Comics Titles For December?
    5. Frank Cho Talks Comicsgate 

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