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Marvel Reveals Their Diamond Retailer Summit Exclusive Cover Variants

ComicsPRO may be going on right now. But Marvel is making their Exclusive Retailer Summit Variants available to all stores, whether they attend or not. But if they don't, they may well be allocated on copies – or not receive them at all. With the warning that summit attendees who are registered by March 31st […]

Valve Releases New Details About "Half-Lyfe: Alyx"

Valve Says Coronavirus Now Impacting Valve Index & "Half-Life: Alyx"

Another fun day for coronavirus followers as it has now impacted the release of Half-Life: Alyx and the Valve Index from Valve this spring. Valve Corporation released a statement to UploadVR about the work they're doing on their own VR unit and how it has been impacted by the health issues happening in China. According […]

Facebook Cancels GDC Plans Over Coronavirus Concerns

Facebook Cancels GDC Plans Over Coronavirus Concerns

Joining the growing list of companies pulling out of events due to the coronavirus, Facebook has decided to skip GDC 2020 this year. The company posted the notice you see below on Oculus' website, letting fans and attendees know they would not be at the convention. Instead, they will be doing a live video presentation […]

The Daily LITG, 23rd February 2020, Happy Birthday Doug Moench

The Daily LITG, 23rd February 2020, Happy Birthday Doug Moench

Welcome to the pretty-much-mostly-daily Lying In The Gutters. A run around the day before and the day ahead. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. The 10 most-read stories yesterday So Why Did Dan DiDio Leave DC Comics Anyway? New York Toy Fair 2020: 60 Photos from Hasbro Marvel Legends More […]

Mindless Speculation: Could the BBC Announce a Major Doctor Who Change Next Weekend?

Mindless Speculation: Will the BBC Announce a Major Doctor Who Change?

Tonight sees the penultimate episode of this season of Doctor Who – Ascension Of The Cybermen, ahead of next weekend's The Timeless Children. Big things are expected, a return of The Master, of the Fugitive Doctor, what happened with Gallifrey, why the Master said everything the Doctor believed was a lie, what the Lone Cybermen was doing, […]

Sony Officially Announces The PlayStation 5 For 2020 Holidays

Sony Pulls Out of GDC & PAX East Due To Coronavirus Issues

Sony has decided to pull out of two more conventions in 2020, but this time due to concerns over the Coronavirus, as they skip GDC and PAX East. The company announced earlier that they would be pulling out of PAX East in a statement on their blog, now it appears they've added San Francisco's event […]

New Mutants #8 [Preview]

Return to Nova Roma in New Mutants #8 [Preview]

New Mutants #8 is in stores on Wednesday as we get another issue in the Earthbound storyline, by Ed Brisson and Marco Failla. We've got a preview below. We've seen the classic New Mutants in space, and we've visited the Morrison-era young mutants in Nevada. But now it's time to take a trip to South […]

"Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order" Gets A New Patch With Content

Electronic Arts May Be Working On "Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order" Sequel

According to the latest reports, it appears Electronic Arts are working on a pair of new games, one of them being a sequel to Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order. The news comes from Kotaku who talks about a number of projects that are either in development or have been canceled. The first one being a […]

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"Population Zero" Will Now Be Coming Out On Steam In May

Enplex Games announced a change of plans for Population Zero, as the game will switch to paid distribution and be released on Steam. The company sent out a list of guidelines of what they will be changing in the game, which we have for you here. The release happening on May 5th will be for […]

Batman/Superman #7 [Preview]

Batman/Superman #7 [Preview]

Batman/Superman #7 is in stores from DC Comics next week, by Joshua Williamson and Nick Derington, and we've got a preview below. This comic has finally put that Batman who Laughs nonsense behind it and can move on to a story that doesn't star the stupidest character ever created for comics. And this new story […]

Hasbro New York Toy Fair 2020 - G.I. Joe and Power Rangers

Hasbro New York Toy Fair 2020 – G.I. Joe and Power Rangers

We are finally finishing off Saturday's coverage of the New York Toy Fair and Hasbro really was not holding back. We are finishing off teh night with two smaller reveals but they still pack a punch. The Power Rangers are up first as we take a look at some of the upcoming figures including the […]

Hasbro New York Toy Fair 2020 - Ghostbuster Booth

Hasbro New York Toy Fair 2020 – Ghostbuster Booth

The Hasbro train continues on as we dive deeper into their New York Toy Fair reveals. This time this is about to get paranormal as the Ghostbuster has arrived. We saw that Hasbro has acquired the Ghostbuster license last year and we finally get to see what is coming out of it. It looks like […]

Detective Comics #1020 [Preview]

Two-Face Becomes the Punisher in Detective Comics #1020 [Preview]

Next week, Detective Comics #1020 hits stores from DC Comics, by Peter Tomasi and Brad Walker. It's a Two-Face-centric issue, it seems, and we've gota preview below. One in which we find Harvey Dent delivering a monologue… while Two-Face delivers an inner monologue. But neither personality is here just to wax poetic. Two-Face has an […]

"The Walking Dead" Season 10b: Carol Wants Alpha to Hurt First [PREVIEW]

I speak now to all of my fellow Walking Dead fans across the globe! With the long-running AMC series set to return for the second-half of its tenth season this Sunday, I've noticed that the viewing fanbase on social media has been torn asunder over one hotly-debated issue since the midseason break… Will we be […]

Hasbro New York Toy Fair 2020 - 37 Photos of Star Wars 

Hasbro New York Toy Fair 2020 – 37 Photos of Star Wars 

Hasbro's New York Toy Fair has finally come to a close for the day. We were finally able to step away and show you all of the amazing things headed our way in all things Star Wars. The Vintage Collection and Retro figures were the stars of the show. With this year being the 40th […]

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"Hot Ones: The Game Show" As Nasty As We Want It To Be [SPOILER REVIEW]

If you enjoy watching others suffer intolerably, possibly soil themselves, and go catatonic, then truTV's Hot Ones: The Game Show (hosted by Sean Evans) is the show for you. This insane, sadistic game show has two teams competing for a chance to win $25,000 while answering trivia questions – but really? That's just an excuse […]

Hasbro New York Toy Fair 2020 - Marvel Legends Figures

New York Toy Fair 2020: 60 Photos from Hasbro Marvel Legends

The Hasbro panel at the New York Toy Fair has finally come to a close for the day and we finally can push our jaws close. This time we as taking a look at all of the upcoming Marvel Legend figures and boy our wallets are already crying. Spider-Man and X-Men figures were mainly showcased […]

Leviathan Dawn #1 [Preview]

"The Great One" Quotes "The Boss" in Leviathan Dawn #1 [Preview]

Leviathan Dawn #1 is in stores from DC Comics next week, a victory lap by "The Great One" Brian Bendis and Alex Maleev following the Event Leviathan event.   But what was the purpose of this event? To set up a new status quo in the DC Universe, tying together all the loose ends of […]

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"Kung Fu": Jon Prasida, Shannon Dang & Eddie Liu Join The CW Pilot

Blindspot creators Christina M. Kim and Martin Gero's reimagining of '70s cult actioner Kung Fu has added three new names to the potential series' pilot. Jon Prasida (Hiding), Shannon Dang (The L Word), and Eddie Liu (Silicon Valley) are set to join previously-announced castmates Tzi Ma (The Man In the High Castle) and Kheng Hua Tan (Crazy […]

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Focus Home Interactive & Lightbulb Crew Reveal "Othercide"

Focus Home Interactive and Lightbulb Crew revealed their latest gothic tactical RPG called Othercide, coming to PC, Xbox One and PS4. The game will mix dramatic actions and choices with a specific turn system. You can check it out at Focus Home's booth at PAX East this week. But for now, we have pics and […]

Dan DiDio and Shane Davis to Finish Metal Men With #12

Dan DiDio and Shane Davis to Finish Metal Men With #12

Dan DiDio may no longer be Publisher of DC Comics – we explained why here late last night. But he wasn't just DC Publisher, he was also the writer of the series Metal Men, drawn by Shane Davis. Issue 5 has just been published by DC Comics – but what else is to come? Well, […]

New York Toy Fair: 24 Photos from Ban Presto Booth

New York Toy Fair: 22 Photos from Ban Presto Booth

We continue our coverage of the New York Toy Fair 2020. This time we are going off the beaten path and checking out some of the other companies who are at the toy fair. Anime is a very popular entertainment category. Some of the biggest shows and fan bases out are linked to I iconic […]

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"Watchmen" Dept. of Speculation: HBO Reclassifies Series for "Any Possible Future Installments"

So we're starting a little "unofficial" thing we're calling the "Watchmen Dept. of Speculation" to keep track of all the hints, rumors, and allegations being throw around about a second season of Damon Lindelof's pseudo-sequel/"remix" of Dave Gibbons/ He-Who-Doesn't-Want-To-Be-Named's classic comic book series. Following up on yesterday's post covering Regina King's thoughts on a second-season […]

New York Toy Fair: 15 Photos from Storm Collectibles Booth

New York Toy Fair: 22 Photo from S.H. Figuarts Booth

We continue our coverage of the New York Toy Fair 2020. This time we are going off the beaten path and checking out some of the other companies who are at the toy fair. S.H Figuarts is up next on our coverage are we step into their booth. From all of their figures, Marvel and […]

X-Men/Fantastic Four #2 [Preview]

Sue Richards Challenges Mutant Superiority in X-Men/Fantastic Four #2 [Preview]

X-Men/Fantastic Four #2 is in stores from Marvel Comics next week, by Chip Zdarsky and the Dodsons, and we've got a preview below. Last issue, after a disagreement between the titular teams, Franklin and Valeria Richards stowed away on The Marauder and found themselves in a nautical encounter with Doctor Doom. But the Fantastic Four […]

New York Toy Fair: 15 Photos from Storm Collectibles Booth

New York Toy Fair: 15 Photos from Storm Collectibles Booth

We continue our coverage of the New York Toy Fair 2020. This time we are going off the beaten path and checking out some of the other companies who are at the toy fair. This time we are going to take a look at Storm Collectibles as they showcase some of their newest figures. A […]

DC Moves Comic Store LED Sign Inserts Back To $25 a Year

Last year, DC Comics launched a new advertising/promotional feature/device for comic book stores. An LED frame to be hung in, or outside of, stores, that would come with a new topical insert every three months, promoting DC Comics product in an attractive fashion. The offered image changed every three months and retailers will had the option […]

Bandai Namco Reveals Details On "Tekken" World Tour 2020

Bandai Namco revealed details this week about the return of Tekken World Tour 2020, as the series returns for its fifth year. The event will have over 30 locations across the globe. All of them spanning different categories like Masters, Challengers, and Dojo. The entire system will be kicking off at the Tokyo Tekken Masters […]

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Square Enix Reveals Their PAX East 2020 Lineup

Square Enix has revealed what they'll be bringing to the dance this week at PAX East, and what they have in store is kind of surprising. First, what caught us off guard is that there isn't a lot here. Which is surprising for SE. However, what they are bringing is pretty big. As always, Final […]

Funko New York Toy Fair: 85 Photos from the Booth

Funko New York Toy Fair: 85 Photos from the Booth

We finally get to take a look at all the recently announced Funko Pops! New York Toy Fair continues to impress us with a massive drop in upcoming figures. From Fight Club to Marvel Zombies, Funko is bringing the heat this time. We were able to get some photos from the booth this morning so […]

Avengers #31 [Preview]

Eyes Wide Shut with Howard Stark in Avengers #31 [Preview]

Marvel will publish Avengers #31 next week, by Jason Aaron and enough artists to fill a creepy sex party… which is a good thing, because that's what this preview is all about… This is a special, oversized issue focused on Tony Stark, who has been trapped in Marvel's prehistoric past. And that's a real bummer, […]

NECA New York Toy Fair 2020: TMNT and Horror Figures 

NECA New York Toy Fair: Batman, Predator or More

Of course, there was a lot more at the NECA booth at New York Toy Fair 2020 besides just TMNT and Horror which we covered here. While seeing all the ninja turtle action was nice that wasn't the only thing on display here. One of the biggest surprises was Replica Batman pieces are coming soon! […]

X-Force #8 [Preview]

Domino Confronts… Ugh… Reverse Domino… in X-Force #8 [Preview]

X-Force #8 is in stores from Marvel Comics next week, by Benjamin Percy and Oscar Bazaldua, and after last issue's shocking reveal that the person stealing Domino's luck is… an opposite version of Domino… can this book get any stupider? Let's find out with a preview! And it's our reverse Domino who we see, taking […]

“Doctor Who”: BBC Collects The Cybermen’s Appearances [Video]

"Doctor Who" Offers Tour of Cybermen Upgrades Over the Years [VIDEO]

Marketing synergy: that's why the BBC knows what to do with Doctor Who now. Since the Cybermen are the baddies in the 2-part season finale starting this Sunday ("Ascension of the Cybermen" and extended 65-minute wrap-up "The Timeless Children"), it was their turn to get the video treatment – and they get a lengthy one. […]

NECA New York Toy Fair 2020: TMNT and Horror Figures 

NECA New York Toy Fair 2020: TMNT and Horror Figures 

NECA is no stranger to getting their hands dirty in the horror world their New York Toy Fair booth proves it. We got to see some amazing upcoming figures that's I'll be heading our way soon. Of course it seems that their Horror collections and the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles have taken the spotlight. NECA […]

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Rob Liefeld Celebrates Dan Didio's DC Departure

Bleeding Cool broke the news earlier today (and then chicken website ComicBook.com copied it without giving any attribution). After ten long, grueling years of reboots, rebirths, and more reboots, Dan Didio is out at DC. Though, if you were reading Twitter, you might have thought he died or something, based on all the nice and […]

Funko Pop New York Toy Fair 2020 Reveals - Marvel Zombies

Funko Pop New York Toy Fair 2020 Reveals – Marvel Zombies

New York Toy Fair 2020 is finally here and that means more Funko Pop news is headed our way. This means new licenses and more figures we can start to get excited for and this announcement is something special. It looks like the Marvel Comics hit story Marvel Zombies are breaking their way out with […]

New York Toy Fair: 76 Photos From the Mezco Toyz Booth

New York Toy Fair: 76 Photos From the Mezco Toyz Booth

New York Toy Fair 2020 is here and that means we finally the ability to take a look behind the scenes. Our first stop today is Mezco Toyz and we have some new Living Dead Doll, One: 12 Collective, and retro figures headed our way. Their Five Point Figures are getting more focus this year […]