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11/18/2017
  DC's Geoff Johns confirms Batman for the Flashpoint movie
and DC Films announced that they were retooling their solo movie for The Flash with an adaptation of the popular comic book storyline Flashpoint. The story sees a powerless Barry Allen waking up in an alternate timeline - one that features vastly ...
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11/18/2017
  How corporate greed nearly destroyed Marvel's superhero empire
So it was too with with the comic book giant - which went from the pinnacle of the industry in the 1970s and 1980s, to bankruptcy, scandal, talent defections and all-out war among its investors in the 1990s. Its hubris? An obsession with profit over what ...
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11/18/2017
  New Comics Video #502
A weekly video look at some of the covers from the weekly InvestComics Hot Picks article. New comics arriving 11/15/17.
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11/18/2017
  Superheroes find their powers are no match for the culture wars
Comic books - Captain America and The Hulk. Comic book superheroes are not immune either. Box office receipts over the last 20 years are testament to America's love affair with its heroes, even in movies that are critically panned like the early films in ...
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11/18/2017
  Marvel Comics names Runaways editor as new editor-in-chief
As part of that position, Cebulski oversaw a team of staffers to recruit, manage, and coordinate creators in tandem with Marvel's comic book editors. In 2006, Cebulski departed the publisher to pursue freelance editing and writing work including several of ...
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11/18/2017
  Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee visits Adelaide for the first time for 2017's Supanova Comic Con
A child of the Great Depression, he filled inkwells for comic book artists until he was offered better money to write the stories they drew. Fast-forward eight decades, and Lieber - known far and wide as Stan "The Man" Lee - is an icon whose movie ...
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11/17/2017
  InvestComics Hot Picks #502
Hot Picks have been weekly since 2005.
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11/17/2017
  Heritage Auctions first European comic auction is scheduled for the spring - accepting consignments now
Heritage has been expanding its European presence, with the recent acquisition of MPO (now Heritage Auctions Europe) in the Netherlands as well as their newly announced London acquisition of London Coin Galleries (now Heritage Auctions UK).
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11/17/2017
  Record Results Are In From Pedigree Comics' Incredible CGC 9.8 November Grand Auction
The results are in from Pedigree Comics, Inc.'s just completed November Grand Auction. There has also been a slew of post-auction sales on these coveted CGC certified 9.8 books which brings the total sales to over $740,000.
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11/16/2017
  Danger Girl Comic Book Series is Becoming a Movie and TV Show
Rejoice, comic book fans: The Danger Girl series will be adapted to film and TV. The news comes during a period of comic book movie success and excitement: With Thor: Ragnarok crushing the box office, and Justice League poised to perform well, too ...
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11/16/2017
  The Punisher is not the superhero caper you think it is
Unlike the rest of its stablemates, despite its comic book origins, The Punisher is not a comic book show. It's not even a superhero show. This is a straight-up conspiracy thriller with a dash of military drama and a smidgen of social and political ...
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11/16/2017
  2017 Wizard World Comic Con Austin
Jason Momoa, Kate Beckinsale, Val Kilmer, Gene Simmons, the Firefly trio of Summer Glau, Jewel Staite, and Sean Maher, Michael Rooker, and Nichelle Nichols are among the dozens of celebrities and industry professionals at the 2017 Wizard World Comic Con ...
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11/16/2017
  Comics Writer Donny Cates Casts Spells on Doctor Strange
then they can tell you," he says. "If you walk into a comic book store, a lot of times you'll ask, 'Is this any good?' and they'll say, 'I don't read that.' That's bullsh*t. All my employees, I told them, 'You have to read every comic.'" Eventually ...
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11/16/2017
  Phil Jimenez On Robert Kirkman's Secret History Of Comics
A: I've been writing and drawing… for DC and Marvel for about 27 years. I got into the business around 1991, although I really got into comic books in high school. And the way I got into superheroes was the way a lot of my peers did, which was through ...
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11/16/2017
  Spider-Man co-creator Stan Lee added to lineup of ACE Comic Con
Stan Lee, co-creator of Spider-Man, world-renowned comic book writer and former publisher of Marvel Comics; has been added to the star-studded lineup for ACE Comic Con Arizona, taking place Jan. 13 to 15 at Gila River Arena. Lee is known as the creative ...
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11/14/2017
  Comic Book Review- WWE Survivor Series Special #1
Back in August, when I reviewed Boom! Studios' WWE SummerSlam Special, I finished the review by stating that I hoped the company would continue to provide these little nostalgia filled editions for each of the big events. The 'big four' wrestling ...
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11/14/2017
  Jimmy Kimmel Wrote a Comic Book as a Kid and JJ Abrams Turned It Into a Movie (Video)
Sometimes childhood dreams do come true - just ask Jimmy Kimmel. No, we're not talking about his successful late-night run, or even the fact that Kimmel has established himself as the best awards show host on the planet.
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11/14/2017
  REVIEW: FIRST BORN #1 Graphic Novel - Chris R. Notarile's New Live Action Sci-Fi Photo Comic
I know it's been tried a number of times before but I've long thought that a comic book with live-action photography rather than traditional comic book art could make for a really intriguing looking book. Chris R. Notarile must have had the same idea ...
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11/14/2017
  Black Mask Studios Celebrates Local Comic Shop Day
a nationwide event that celebrates locally owned independent comic book specialty stores. The Los Angeles-based indie publisher of acclaimed titles including THE DREGS, KIM & KIM, and SPACE RIDERS is releasing three limited edition hardcovers, a CALEXIT ...
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11/14/2017
  The Artists Behind The Name of the Wind's 10th Anniversary Edition
Were there books or styles you looked to when designing the maps for ... I'm currently working on a paranormal detective comic called Nick Rimfire written by the aforementioned Pat Johnson, and that will also be available next year. Finally, I can also ...
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11/14/2017
  GPA's November Newsletter now online
October 2017 REPORTS now available! If you haven't checked out GPA's October Market Reports, then login now and get the lowdown on important CGC sales in last month's action. October reports include the usual eBay sales and Heritage Auction results, together with results from other major auction houses and dealer reports. A total of 12,370 individual sales are represented in this month's 11 exclusive reports. GPA for Comics is the world's largest CGC pricing database with more than 2,463,000 individual transactions totaling over $677 Million, since 2002.
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11/13/2017
  ComicBooks.com sells through Heritage Auctions
Six figures paid for ComicBooks.com domain name privately brokered through Heritage Auctions.
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11/13/2017
  Heritage Auctions Europe Expanding Comic and Comic Art Services
Heritage Auctions is excited to announce that Bernard Mahe and Eric Verhoest have joined Heritage Auctions Europe (HAE) as Consulting Specialists and will launch the company's European Comic Books and Original Comic Art category
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11/13/2017
  CGC Now Grading Time, Newsweek, Entertainment Weekly and TV Guide
Certified Guaranty Company (CGC), the world's leading third-party comic book and magazine grading service, will now grade issues of Time, Newsweek, Entertainment Weekly and TV Guide.
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11/13/2017
  Pedigree Comics Owner Bringing Another Collection To Heritage Auctions' Comics and Comic Art Auction
Company collection following owner's $3.9 million personal collection to HA auction block
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11/13/2017
  Hake's Americana and Collectibles Auction #222 Closing Dates Approaching Celebrating our 50th Year!
Auction #222 is online and open for bidding, but with limited time to place your bids. The closing dates are November 14 through 16.
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11/13/2017
  ComicConnect Event Auction XXXIII - Bid Monday
"Our final Event Auction of the year starts Monday and I couldn’t be more excited," exclaimed Vincent Zurzolo, co-founder of ComicConnect. "With every auction, the market strengthens as prices that were once surprising are reinforced under the auction hammer"
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11/13/2017
  ComicConnect: Four Weeks Left to Consign
"There’s only four weeks left to consign comics and original comic art to our first Event Auction of 2018!" The deadline is December 11, 2017 at noon.
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11/13/2017
  JUSTICE LEAGUE Character Portraits Highlight The Human Side Of The Superhero Team
Seeing the Justice League standing side by side in the upcoming DC Comics adaptation promises to be nothing short of amazing but what about the human side of the heroes? Well, a new batch of character portraits have surfaced and they put the focus on ...
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11/13/2017
  A new Tamil comic book series set in the Chola period brings a literary classic to life
Amidst the fertile fields that girdle the large Veeranam Lake in Cuddalore rode a lone messenger on his trusted stallion. Wearing amulets of iron and a spear in his belt, Vandiyathevan was travelling to Chola Kingdom's capital Thanjavur, carrying a ...
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11/13/2017
  Netflix Publishes Comic Books To Test New Show Ideas
Netflix, which recently acquired comic book publisher Millarworld, is now putting out comic books that may serve as a testing ground for future shows. Mark Millar has revealed that The Magic Order will be the first franchise he'll create as part of this ...
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11/13/2017
  In Review: Action Comics #991
The bottom of 11 shows a great series of panels that show the Man of Steel in motion. The exit on 15 is good, but very ambiguous, but then I doubt anyone on this book knows where this individual is going and how they're being transported. The penultimate ...
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11/12/2017
  Top 5 Hot Picks #138
This week's Top 5 based on InvestComics Hot Picks #501 and new comics coming this Wednesday 11/15/17.
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11/12/2017
  Transformers artist Andrew Griffith admits he's 'not a big fan' of Michael Bay's film adaptations
And the painter's influence in Griffith's artwork for Transformers is visibly evident. Though the popularity of movies will always surpass that of comic books, the medium has bounced back from the grave several times in its history. With Netflix announcing ...
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11/12/2017
  Ezra Miller Wants Injustice League Villains For 'Justice League' Sequel
and bring together some of the world's most recognisable comic book superheroes. Ezra Miller, Ben Affleck and Gal Gadot star as The Flash, Batman and Wonder Woman respectively Ezra Miller is the man stepping into the shoes of one of those heroes ...
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11/12/2017
  This Egyptian Comic Book is Giving Marvel's The Avengers a Run for Their Money
Comic book culture has become such huge part of the 21st century that it's almost impossible to get away from. There's a huge blockbuster movie out every other weekend; every big television station has its own comic book based hit show; and there are ...
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11/12/2017
  Remembering the time the Incredible Hulk SMASHED Yankee Stadium
This is how Marvel Comics managed to keep the Hulk a "hero" - by allowing ... another perfectly okay season from Headley in the books. What are the Yankees' biggest roster questions as the hot stove heats up? A mix of talented youngsters and seasoned ...
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11/12/2017
  DC Comics Wins Battle Over Jesus-Oriented Superman Logo
In fact, the comic book giant recently even went up against Jesus in court over the usage of the House of El symbol, and DC Comics has officially been declared the victor. This report comes to us from Bleeding Cool. It all started last year when Stacey ...
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11/12/2017
  Comic Con Mumbai 2017: Fans celebrate pop culture on action-packed Day 1
The annual convention has grown from a niche geek refuge into a more inclusive celebration of favourite movies, TV shows, books, anime and video games. Comic book artist and Transformers illustrator, Andrew Griffith, who is making his first trip to India ...
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11/11/2017
  New Comics Video #501
A weekly video look at the covers from the weekly InvestComics Hot Picks article. New comics arriving 11/15/17.
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11/11/2017
  Best Comic Covers Of The Week 11-15-17
New comic book release day 11/15/17. These are our favorite comic covers from the new arrivals this week.
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11/11/2017
  Denzel Curry Reveals Awesome 'Black Metal Terrorist' Comic Concept
And the other one was born half human and half cyborg." Despite the notably sci-fi vibe of the comic, however, Curry is still drawing from real life for his source material, adding later in the interview, "I create characters based around people that ...
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11/11/2017
  Light Apprentice Review - Combat Shouldn't Be a Chore
Light Apprentice -The Comic Book RPG is a charming package on the surface. Its approach to potential customers is spearheaded by its comic-book-like aesthetic, which admittedly has its appeal. The developers at Danish studio Amazu Media, who strive to ...
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11/11/2017
  MERA Finally Gets Her Own DC Comics Series
For years, DC Comics' iconic male superheroes have had female sidekicks ... It will be set in the same time frame as the current storyline running in the monthly Aquaman book. Right now in the pages of Aquaman, the kingdom of Atlantis is caught in ...
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11/11/2017
  Marvel's CB Cebulski shares tips for aspiring comic book artists, writers
Marvel has been home to quite a few Indonesian creators, with most of them working for the company as artists and colorists. During pop culture events, such as the recently held Indonesia Comic Con, some of them, including artists Ario Anindito and Alti ...
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11/10/2017
  InvestComics Hot Picks #501
This week, new comic book release day 11/15/17
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11/10/2017
  Visit to Metropolis Collectibles and Interview with Vincent Zurzolo
Hi everyone, I'm excited this week to present my October visits to the headquarters of the world's leading high-end comic book dealer, Metropolis Collectibles, Inc. & ComicConnect, Corp. in New York City! Co-founder & owner Vincent Zurzolo graciously ...
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11/10/2017
  This Is How Robin's Identity In Batman Vs Superman Was Revealed!
The Robin who was killed by the Joker was Jason Todd. It's not a total surprise because the story was known to comic book fans. Jason Todd was the second Robin. In the comics, he was picked up by Batman while trying to steal Batmobile tires and Batman ...
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11/9/2017
  Iconic Marvel writer Brian Michael Bendis moves to DC
The world of comic books was rocked by some very big news this morning. In a tweet, DC Entertainment revealed that they had signed writer Brian Michael Bendis to an exclusive, multi-year, "multi-faceted" deal. Comic creators move between different publ ...
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11/9/2017
  Examining the Hellboy Graphic Novel 'Into the Silent Sea' Ahead of the Upcoming Movie Release in 2018
In an interview with Nerdist this year, Mignolia explained that part of Hellboy's success was due to releasing the stories as a mini-series or graphic novel, rather than the tradition monthly comic book model. "One of the things I really think I did ...
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11/8/2017
  In Review: Action Comics #990
The final five pages of the book have the confrontation that the cover teased and it ends in a great cliffhanger. I'm loving the heck out of this story line. Overall grade: A The colors: I expect Superman's adventures to be as colorful as the character ...
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11/8/2017
  Detective Comics #968 Review
which means some of my favorite characters in this book! We go to the Batcave to see Future Bat Drake fight Batman and the Robins...and easily hold his own. He repeats that he must kill Batwoman to save everyone's future along with going against time ...
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11/8/2017
  Tessa Thompson Wants to Star in a Saga Comic Book Adaptation
Tessa Thompson says she is "obsessed" with the Saga series by Brian K. Vaughan (with art by Fiona Staples) and would want to star in an adaptation of the graphic novel. In addition to starring in Creed and the Dear White People movie, Thompson ...
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11/8/2017
  Biggest Comic Book Characters Disney Could Buy From Fox
Twentieth Century Fox has held talks with Disney about selling a large portion of its business to the House of Mouse, in what would be a game-changing move within the entertainment industry. Here's what Reynolds had to say on the matter. It's possible the ...
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11/6/2017
  Top 5 Hot Picks #137
This week's Top 5 based on InvestComics Hot Picks #500 and new comics coming this Wednesday 11/8/17.
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11/5/2017
  Best Comic Covers Of The Week 11-8-17
New comic book release day 11/8/17. These are our favorite comic covers from the new arrivals this week.
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11/4/2017
  New Comics #500
A weekly video look at the covers from the weekly InvestComics Hot Picks article. New comics arriving 11/8/17.
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11/3/2017
  InvestComics Hot Picks #500
This week, new comic book release day 11/8/17.
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11/2/2017
  How Much You Can Earn in the Comic Book Industry - From Artist to CEO
Marvel and DC Comics are once again facing off in an epic box-office duel this month, with the release of Thor: Ragnarok and Justice League - two superhero films that, of course, have their roots in the comic book industry. Print isn't dead to this ...
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11/2/2017
  Cool Comics Places: Dave's Comics in Brighton, UK.
If you ever happen to be in Brighton, UK, and are looking for a cool bookish place, especially a place that caters to comic book lovers, look no further than Dave's Comics. A short walk from the historic lanes and nestled amongst a ton of other great ...
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