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The 12 most-read stories yesterday
- Guardians Of The Galaxy to be Relaunched by Marvel in 2020
- Jonathan Hickman Defends Jean Grey’s Costume in Coded Message
- “Rick and Morty” Animation Prod J. Michael Mendel Passes Away, Age 54
- The Titles of the Final Issues Of HOXPOX, and Cosmic Universal Truths Revealed, in Powers Of X #5 (Spoilers)
- Today, Wolverine’s Daughter Rien Becomes Part of 616 Continuity (Marvel Comics Presents #9 Spoilers)
- Harley Quinn’s Name Revealed as an Exercise in Slut-Shaming (Harleen #1 Spoilers)
- First Preview of Marvel’s “Incoming” – The Masked Raider Returns, and We Get to See the Murdered Body.
- “Rick and Morty” Season 4 Brings Shrimp Rick & Shrimp Morty? [Spoilers]
- Steve Rogers Vs Toxic Masculinity in Today’s Captain America #14 (Spoilers)
- “Crisis” Management – “Smallville” Star Michael Rosenbaum Passes
- Kindred Knows Who’s Name Peter Parker Cries at Night – Amazing Spider-Man #30 Spoilers
- “Fullmetal Alchemist” Two-Pack Coming Soon From Threezero
- Zoe Quinn Creates a New Character for Marvel Comics (Fearless #3 Spoilers)
- Can Superheroes Stop Building Dungeons Underneath The Hall Of Justice? (Justice League Dark+Batman/Superman Spoilers)
- Kitty Pryde – the New Red Queen of The Hellfire Club?
- Marvel and DC Now Have New Collective Nouns for Vampires – and Bats
- Asterix on the New Two-Euro Coin
- George Lucas Felt Betrayed by Disney’s Direction on “Star Wars”
- Captain America Heading For a New #1 in 2020
- Why So Furious With the Dawn Of X Schedules?
- Launch of The Renegades, part of The Guardians of the Planet – a small group of students at King’s College London with a determination to apply superhero stories to the climate emergency. Presentation, vegan buffet, Cartoon Museum, Wells St, London, 6.45pm
- Raina Telgemeier signing Guts at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Gym, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, 7pm.
- Cartoon Crossroads, Columbus, Ohio, until Sunday.
- Glynnis Fawkes & Jason Lutes on Brontë and Houdini, Phoenix Books Essex & Burlington, Vermont 6-8pm.
- Terra Flats signing with Jason Fischer, Mission: Comics & Art, San Francisco, California, 6-8pm.
- MightyFest Comic Book Workshop, Free Library of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 4-5pm.
- Teaching Thursday Art at Bulletproof Comics Inc, New York, 6-8pm.
- Sketch N’ Chill Feat. Comics, The Republic Pub, Farmingdale, New York, 7.30-9.30pm.
- Zoetrope: A Quarterly Comics + Animation Showcase at Muchmore’s, Brooklyn, New York 8.30-Midnight.
A year ago…
- Tomorrow, DC Comics Publish Another Batman Comic With a Penis In It
- Grant Morrison Reimagines Green Lantern as a Dude Who Crashes on Your Couch (Preview)
- Always Sunny s13e04 Preview: ‘Times Up’ for Paddy’s; Dee’s “FYC” Video
- Marvel Recycles 40-Year-Old Dave Cockrum Art for Uncanny X-Men #1 Variant
- Kavanaugh Alleged Sexual Assault Witness Reading Superman Comics in Delaware Hideout
And a happy birthday to…
- Legendary comics writer and co-creator of Power Pack, Apocalypse, Cable, Doomsday and Steel, Louise Simonson.
- Andi Ewington, creator of the comic book Forty-Five, Over-Run, Freeway Fighters and more.
- Mike Mayhew, artist on Mystique, Vampirella, The Pulse, Zorro, She-Hulk and The Star Wars.
- Thorny Silas artist on Batman Beyond 2.0, Venom, Royals and Hunt For Wolverine.
- Tom Veitch, writer on The Light and Darkness War, Animal Man, Star Wars,: Dark Empire and Tales of the Jedi, The Nazz, Clash, My Name Is Chaos.
- Gabriel Morrissette, artist on Spider-Man 2099, Checkmate, co-creator of Northguard.