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GPA for CGC Comics
vol 15 no 3 - March 2017 


  Feb-2017 GPA Market Reports
By GPA for Comics

February 2017 REPORTS now available! If you haven't checked out GPA's February Market Reports, then login now and get the lowdown on important CGC sales in last month's action. February reports include sales results from major auction houses and online dealers. 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 2,271,000 individual transactions totaling over $614 Million, since 2002.

Go to GPA Market Reports.

 


  Bid on 44,621 CGC Comics Now!
By GPA for Comics

GPA Live Auction Links allows subscribers to search through current CGC comic auctions from the likes of Heritage, eBay, Pedigree, My Comics Shop,Hakes, Quality Comix and others from one convenient online page. By selecting a comic book title, a list of all certified comics in list form is returned, each with a link back to the original auction site ready for bidding! There are currently 44,621 live auctions available for searching. Subscribers can access the service by logging on to GPA and clicking on the Live Auctions link in the main menu.

GPA Live Auctions are also available directly in GPA's analysis pages - looking up pricing data for a specific book? We'll also show you who's got one available and take you directly to their site for bidding.

GPA Live Auction Links allows collectors to quickly and easily identify and bid on CGC comics offered by major auction houses.

 


  Legendary Artist Jim Lee Fills In For Ailing Stan Lee At Big Apple Comic Con This Weekend
by GPA for Comics

NYC's oldest (and wildest) Comic Book & Pop Culture convention - returns Saturday and Sunday, March 11-12 to the Penn Plaza Pavilion at the Hotel Pennsylvania. However, one key guest is missing. ... Read more

 


  CGC certifies legendary Jon Berk Collection
by GPA for Comics

A renowned collector and historian of vintage comics, Berk has carefully assembled a collection over many decades that is legendary for its assortment of rare Golden Age comics and coveted pedigrees. ... Read more

 


  CGC-Certified Jon Berk Collection at ComicConnect
by ComicConnect

Berk is represented by New York-based auctioneer ComicConnect.com, which will sell the Jon Berk Collection starting in May and ending in June. ... Read more

 


  $6.3 Million Sold at Heritage's First 2017 Vintage Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction
by Heritage Galleries

Key books and original art shoot past six figures as more than 1,000 lots change hands Feb. 23-25 ... Read more

 


  ComicConnect Event Auction: Captain America Comics #1 CGC 8.0
by ComicConnect

ComicConnect is offering a CGC-certified 8.0 VF copy that is a true rarity as it was printed without red inks. ... Read more

 


  Hake's Americana & Collectibles Auction #220 Closing Dates Approaching
by GPA for Comics

Auction #220 is currently online and open for bidding, but with limited time to get your bids in. ... Read more

 


  Ultra High Grade (9.4 and Higher) Avengers in Pedigree Comics' April Comics & Art Auction!
by Pedigree Comics

The focus of this article is the ultra high grade group of Silver Age Avengers that Pedigree recently received on consignment for the auction. The books come from a collection out of south Florida. ... Read more

 


  Consign Now to Hake's Americana & Collectibles Next Auction
by GPA for Comics

Get your CGC-graded comic books in now for inclusion in the upcoming July 2017 Hake's Americana & Collectibles Auction! Consignments are arriving daily. Now is the time to reserve space before it's too late! ... Read more

 


  ComicConnect: Event Auction Bid Now
by ComicConnect

The Hope Collection makes its debut in ComicConnect's Event Auction. With over 125 comics, the collection features Amazing Fantasy #15 CGC 9.0, Fantastic Four #5 CGC 8.5 and many more. ... Read more

 


  ComicConnect Event Auction: The Story of Hope
by ComicConnect

The story of the Hope collection is a story of friendship, sacrifice, and decency, just like the super-heroic comics that inspired the people whose lives it touched. ... Read more

 


  DC Special Series #15 Original Art on ComicConnect
by ComicConnect

ComicConnect to offer complete "Hang the Batman" story from DC Special Series #15, including the cover and all thirty interior pages by Mike Nasser and Joe Rubinstein. ... Read more

 


  Save Zombie Boy!
by GPA for Comics

Zombie Boy creator Mark Stokes is in jeopardy of losing trademark rights to his popular character ... Read more

 


  Brand New Quality Original Art in Pedigree Comics' April Comics & Art Auction
by Pedigree Comics

After the success of Pedigree's second art auction held in mid-January, they are pleased to announce that they have obtained on consignment some really great pieces for the upcoming April Grand Auction. ... Read more

 


  Simpsons Original Production cels available at GP Investment Collectables
by GP Investment Collectables

There's still some fantastic Simpsons production setups available at GP Investment Collectables. They include some of the most memorable and hard-to-find scenes from classic episodes such as "Who Shot Mr.Burns", "Bart's Friend Falls In Love", and *gasp*, *horror*, *arrrghhh!!!!*, Treehouse of Horror III, IV and VII. Most are signed by some of the famous voices/artists/directors and sketched directly on the frame matts. These cels are offered for a limited time, so make sure to reserve yours today! Click here to view them now.

 


  GPA Mobile - check CGC prices on iPhone and other mobile devices
by GPA for Comics

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  Comic Book Legend Stan Lee Cancels Appearance Due To Health
New York City Big Apple Con just announced that Comic Book legend and Grand Master Geek, Stan Lee has canceled his appearance at the convention citing health reasons. No details were given regarding the specific health concerns for Lee, who is 94 years old.
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  Rossford artist brings ray of light to annual comic convention
The world of superheroes may be increasingly dark but comic-book illustrator and writer Scott "Scoot" McMahon is happy to bring light to readers with a style of comics that are silly, giggly fun for kids and adults. The Mighty Super Kingz, for example ...
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  Darth Vader's New Comic Book Reveals How He Got His Red Lightsaber
With Star Wars: The Last Jedi still in the works, fans of the franchise can anticipate a new comic book to tide them over until the film's Dec. 15 release date. IGN reports that notorious villain Darth Vader is getting his own series from Marvel, written ...
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  Everyone Is Freaking Out About Comic-Con 2017 Returning Registration Badges
Also Read: Emma Stone as Batgirl? Comic Book Artist Imagines Oscar Winner as Character (Photo) Everyone in the waiting room?
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  New Comics #466 - Video
New Comics #466. A weekly video look at the covers from the weekly InvestComics Hot Picks article. New comics arriving 3/15/17.
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  Why Logan Is The Most Important Comic Book Movie Ever
Now that everyone has had a chance to digest Logan, the growing consensus is that it's right up there with the best comic book movies ever released. Given a free reign and an R-rating to play with, co-writer and director James Mangold and star Hugh Jackman ...
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  Edmonton police release comic take on their 125-year history
The Edmonton Police Service's latest comic book hero is an Edmonton mayor - but it's not Don Iveson. Matthew McCauley, the first mayor of Edmonton, is the focus of the fifth instalment in the Edmonton police comic series called Legacy of Heroes.
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  Time Bubbles: A Shade Falls on the DCU, 40 Years Ago This Week!
Of course, there was no such thing as New Release Wednesday back before Diamond Distribution - heck, we're stopping in at an era that was before most of the first comic books stores, even. Back in 1977, DC Comics hit newsstands (yes, newsstands!)
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  Comic books bring artistry, imagination and a tactile experience to a digital age
Glynnes Pruett was raised on comic books. When she was a child, her father would take her and her siblings to various trade shows, conventions and swap meets to sell the books as a hobby. "I learned to read with comics," said the 29-year-old owner and ...
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  InvestComics Hot Picks #466
New comic book release day 3/15/17.
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  The Underwhelming Yet Overvenomed One
Titan has been doing an awesome job taking European comics and publishing them in the anglophone market. This series (part of which was published by Marvel a few years ago) features some stellar art, so don't be surprised if it flies off the shelves.
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  Readers fund comeback of comic book
The Hanoitimes - Holding the book in his hands, Huy said he hasn't been so eager to read a comic, especially a Vietnamese comic, for a long time, as he had got used to reading Japanese and Korean comics. The first of five volumes of Long Than Tuong was ...
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  What Logan shows us about the future of comic book superhero movies
It's the battered old gunslinger facing his last showdown. Only instead of a six-shooter, he has adamantium claws. And instead of riding a horse, he drives a limo. As Logan became a hit over the weekend, Hugh Jackman's final Wolverine movie showed how good ...
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  International Women's Day: Celebrating real life heroes through comic books
Celebrated comic book writer Gail Simone will help tell the story of art-pop queen Kate Bush On the night of the US Presidential Election, Shelly Bond had just returned from a comics convention in the UK to her home in Los Angeles. The news that Donald ...
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  Image Comics unleashes 15 new series at Emerald City Comic Con
Newly relocated to the Pacific Northwest themselves after moving to Portland earlier this year, the premiere publisher for creator-owned comic books unleashed no less than 15 new series announcements on the crowds at the Washington State Convention Center.
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  Best Comic Covers Of The Week 3-8-17
New comic book release day 3/8/17.
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  Top 5 Hot Picks #103
Hot Picks Top 5 based on InvestComics Hot Picks #465 and new comics coming this Wednesday 3/8/17.
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  2000AD 40th Anniversary Edition Goes Back To Press
A reprint edition is now available for comic book stores to order through Diamond Distribution. It will feature a new take on the massively popular Judge Dredd cover by Hawkeye artist David Aja from the first print run. This 'virgin' cover will be ...
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  The Jay Lynch Interview, 1987
In 1967 he and Williamson started an underground magazine called the Chicago Mirror. Crumb's Zap inspired them to abandon the Mirror and start an underground comic book, which they named Bijou, after the movie theatre. In order to confound crank phone ...
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  Jughead Becomes a Werewolf in a New Archie Comics Special
While modern comic book fans have discovered Jughead Jones' avowed asexuality and casual fans have embraced Cole Sprouse's performance on Riverdale, hunger is almost always Jughead's defining trait. What can we say? The boy loves food like no other.
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  In Pictures: The Pune Comic Con Experience
Some young ones even got personalised sketches made by him! The Pune Comic Con saw the launch of two new comic book titles: Damned & Jataka Manga#1 by ICBM Comics and Caster by Holy Cow Entertainment. Oh and yeah, we might just be months away from having ...
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  New Comics #465 - Video
New Comics #465. A weekly video look at the covers from the weekly InvestComics Hot Picks article. New comics arriving 3/8/17.
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  Menstruation 101 For Boys: A Comic Book Is Their Guide
A comic book about menstruation ... aimed at boys? That's what Indonesia has created. It started when a UNICEF team there looked at what happens when a girl gets her period. In a survey of over 1,100 girls, the team found lots of concerns about the cruel ...
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  Awesome Comics Podcast Catch-Up! Listen to interviews with Jay Gunn, Susie Gander and more!
Don't miss it! After some time spent at conventions and more, the ACP gang sit down to focus on some fantastic small press and indie books they've been reading recently. From highly personal bio comics to gender reversals of classic characters and even ...
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  ECCC: Shelly Bond To Head Up New IDW Imprint, Black Crown Books
They appreciate, share, and champion my vision for creating concepts that are first and foremost incredible, unconventional, and riveting comic books. I can't wait to announce the impressive coterie of creators, both familiar and next wave, who are ...
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  How a usage dispute snuck into a Simpsons comic
Sure enough, I just came across a great example in Simpsons Comics Royale, a comic book from Matt Groening and colleagues published by HarperCollins in 2001. Here he is soon surrounded by an army of near-Doppelgangers on a mission. You can recognise them ...
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  The Brothers Wilders and African Comic Books: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing
"On Tuesday, Haley underwent a sort of multilateral initiation ritual as Russia and China vetoed a Security Council resolution the U.S. had worked up with Britain and France demanding that the Syrian regime should be held to account for its continuing ...
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  Former DA investigator convicted in comic book caper
A former Harris County district attorney investigator was convicted late Thursday of stealing more than $1 million in collectible comic books and sports memorabilia that was being held as evidence in a criminal case. To continue reading this story, you ...
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  Image Comics 25th Anniversary Signing Day
Drawing comics professionally since the age of fifteen, Sean Phillips has in recent years concentrated on creator-owned books including Criminal, Incognito, Seven Psychopaths, Fatale & The Fade Out. He's currently drawing Kill or be Killed, written by ...
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  New book by comic artist, John Higgins, to accompany VG&M exhibition
A new book containing some of the best work of Liverpool-born comic artist John Higgins will be launched at the opening of his forthcoming exhibition at the VG&M. 'Beyond Watchmen & Judge Dredd' brings together for the first time John Higgins' art ...
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  Market Report - February 2017 Heritage Signature Auction
As at press time, ComicConnect just announced another significant collection of GA OA and comic books which will be coming to auction in May 2017. I feel that overall, GA OA fetched lukewarm prices in this HA auction, despite the rarity and historical ...
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  InvestComics Hot Picks #465
New comic book release day 3/8/17.
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  "I hope for more black superheroes": From Cleverman to comic books, Indigenous storytelling in 2017
A new wave of creators from diverse backgrounds have been breaking through the mainstream with stories of Aboriginal superheroes, racism in suburbia and power on a global scale. There once was a time when Indigenous storytelling was restricted to only a ...
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  How the humble comic book could become the next classroom superhero
You might think comics are just packed full of superheroes, funny animals and silly jokes, and you wouldn't be far wrong. But while the term "comic book" might also bring to mind something that is outdated and just for young kids, what you might not ...
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  The Riverdale Prequel Comic Tells Us The Story Of How Archie Became A Buff CW Protagonist
On the CW's Riverdale, Archie Andrews is, unlike his traditional comic book counterpart, buff as hell - and topless on occasion, because duh, he's the male lead of a show on the CW. They're all like that. What's amazing is, the Riverdale comic actually ...
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  Comic Book Preview: All Time Comics: Crime Destroyer #1
From Fantagraphics, the publisher of the world's greatest cartoonists, comes ALL TIME COMICS, a shared superhero universe featuring the world's most fanta*stic heroes. Atlas! Blind Justice! Bullwhip! Crime Destroyer! Each issue of ALL TIME COMICS ...
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  Review: 'Future Quest' Vol. 1
Last year, DC began an ambitious - and deeply weird - mini-line of comics starring various Hanna-Barbera characters, four books that I've been collectively referring to as the reboot-happy publisher's "Hanna-Barbereboot." Put another way ...
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  Black Women, Comics, Graphic Novels, and Anime: An Interview with Deborah E. Whaley
This month I interviewed Deborah E. Whaley about her book Black Women in Sequence: Re-Inking Comics, Graphic Novels, and Anime (University of Washington Press, 2015). Whaley is an artist, curator, writer, and Associate Professor of American Studies and ...
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  The DC Comics film has been given a Razzie Award
"It all came down to two decidedly different examples of cinematic sludge: The $250 million comic book oop-us "Batman v Superman" and the faux right wing "documentary" 'Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party, '" a statement from the ...
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  Full Creative Team of Pierce Brown's Original Red Rising: Sons of Ares Comic Book Series Announced
From the world of the bestselling YA series Red Rising comes an original story of love, loss and rage: Pierce Brown's Red Rising: Sons of Ares! In the future, when mankind has spread across the stars, the hierarchy of man is dictated by the color of one ...
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  Fire damages several collections of rare superhero comic books
At least three 1960s comic book collections burned in a recent Forsyth County fire, the store owner says. The back room where vintage Xmen, Avengers and Amazing Spiderman comics were stored is off limits until an investigation into a recent fire at Kapow!
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  Top 5 Hot Picks #102
Hot Picks Top 5 based on InvestComics Hot Picks #464 and new comics coming this Wednesday 3/1/17.
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  Comic characters out in force at Carlisle event
Comic books, tournaments and 'the world's nerdiest quiz' attracted hundreds of people to a popular Carlisle convention. They gathered at Richard Rose Morton Academy on Saturday to indulge in the world of science fiction, gaming and superheros for the ...
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  Weird Science DC Comics Podcast Ep 112: DC Rebirth Week 36, Theories and Tommy Tourettes
Jim, Eric, Reggie and the rest of the Weird Science Crew are back this week to bring the pain...I mean this week's DC Comic books. They also hand out life lessons, spin yarns about the good old days when bread was made of slate and generally mess around ...
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  Suit up: Marvel and DC hope to blow us away in theaters this year
If you're a fan of comic books, science fiction or fantasy, there's no better time to be alive than today. As it stands now, in any given year you can expect to see four or five comic book movies hit the silver screen. And we're not talking about the ...
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  40 years of 2000AD: looking back on the future of comic books
The publisher of Judge Dredd and Halo Jones has had its own adventures over four decades, as founder Pat Mills and fans Jonathan Ross and Graham Linehan recall Forty years ago on 26 February, something extraordinary happened to British comics. Newsagents ...
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  Brisbane's comic creator community taking charge of industry
Ms Jade said a "healthy little population" of comic book creators in Brisbane were taking things into their own hands, which has set them apart from other creators across the state. "Brisbane is different to other places in that creators have set Comic ...
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  Fife author James Oswald reveals how comic strips can get kids reading again for World Book Day
CHILDREN across Scotland will head to school on Thursday dressed as their favourite literary character as World Book Day celebrates its 20th anniversary. But for many, it's the only time of the year that they'll give the written word a second thought.
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  How the World Bank got involved with a comic book series on crimes against women
After winning critical acclaim globally, Ram Devineni's second comic book, Priya's Mirror, bagged the Special Jury Prize at FilmGate Interactive Media Festival, Miami, in February. Even as he is prepping for exhibitions at Gainesville, Copenhagen and ...
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  Comic Book Review: James Bond: Eidolon
James Bond: Eidolon is James Bond at his best. It combines the brutality and realism of Daniel Craig with Sean Connery's effortless charm and charisma. Ellis's Bond rivals anything seen in the 24 (and counting!) movies. It will hook you from the set-up.
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  New Comics #464 - Video
New Comics #464. A weekly video look at the covers from the weekly InvestComics Hot Picks article. New comics arriving 3/1/17.
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  Underrated: Comics Not In Diamond's Top 100 For January
This is a column that focuses on something or some things from the comic book sphere of influence that may not get the credit and recognition it deserves. Whether that's a list of comic book movies, ongoing comics, or a set of stories featuring a certain ...
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  Best Comic Covers Of The Week 3-1-17
New comic book release day 3/1/17.
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  Comics Corner: A Guide to IDW Publishing's Godzilla series
This is a feat no other comic book company had done before. Along with Toho's already impressive roster of kaiju, artist Matt Frank created a new kaiju called Trilopod, and introduced it into Godzilla's universe. In addition to Godzilla's own ongoing ...
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  Collector Spotlight - Dave W
I haven't posted this to CAF yet but will likely add it to my gallery some time this year. I am a huge fan of the comic book medium and love talking about comics and the history of the art within, especially when it comes to the Hulk. Feel free to reach ...
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  ComicsPRO conference: Comics retailers retrench after up-and-down 2016
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Comic-book retailers had a tougher year in 2016 than in previous years. But when times are tough, that's when it's time to find strength, said ComicsPRO keynote speaker Ross Richie, founder and CEO of Boom! Studios. "What you have to do ...
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  How comic books spawned one of hip-hop's underground pioneers
Back in the 2000s, during the reign of club-friendly gangster-rap, you spent a lot of time defending hip-hop as more than a music genre about bitches, guns and drugs - the go-to source of "real hip-hop" would be the burgeoning independent underground ...
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  InvestComics Hot Picks #464
New comic book release day 3/1/17.
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  Oh, My: One Of The Best Vintage Comic Book And Art Collections Ever Assembled Is Hitting The Auction Block
One of the best parts of collecting vintage comics and art is that the hobby never fails to surprise you. There's still plenty of undiscovered country out there: rare comics you've somehow never heard of before, art that nobody realized had survived ...
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  UMSL professor, students donate collection of class-produced comics to Missouri History Museum
It's been about five years since staff members at the Missouri History Museum's Library and Research Center first started growing a collection of St. Louis-related comic books. But the set they acquired on Feb. 13 held unique significance.
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  Francophonie Festival is back with films, concerts and visits from comic book artists
Good old Alliance Francaise is at it again, bringing back its Francophonie Festival, celebrating all things French over 13 days, from Mar 11-23, with film screenings, talks, exhibitions and concerts. Opening the festival is an exhibition called 33 Years ...
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  Comics can be way into books for youngsters, Newburgh author claims
One of the country's leading crime authors believes reintroducing boys to action comics could lure reluctant young readers away from phones and tablets. Fifer James Oswald, who created Inspector Tony McLean, thinks the visual appeal of game and film ...
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  West grad finds success as comics artist
Drawing was a hobby for Joe Eisma growing up in West. A hobby that he's turned into a career. "I fantasized about the idea of working as a comic book artist," the 1996 West High School graduate admitted. "But like most teenagers I just stopped and ...
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  DC Comics - the Ultimate Character Guide
This compact guide is a handy reference book for all young comic-book fans, giving readers instant access to the essential facts and statistics about DC characters, good and evil. Arranged in an easy-to-use A-Z format, this book devotes a full page to each ...
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  Official Mass Effect: Andromeda Comic Book Coming Soon
With the hype of video game Mass Effect: Andromeda releasing soon, a comic series announced by EA set in the universe of the games called Mass Effect: Discovery will be releasing shortly before the game. Dark Horse comics will be developing the new Mass ...
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  Dan Abnett at Demoncon comic convention in Royal Star Arcade, Maidstone
More than 35 years later, however, not only he is one of the best known comic book writers in the business, one of his books has been made into a Hollywood blockbuster - Guardians of the Galaxy - the highest-grossing superhero film the year when it was ...
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  This Isn't A Library: New Notable Releases Into Comics' Direct Market
Here are the books that make an impression on me staring at this week's no-doubt largely accurate list of books shipping from Diamond Comic Distributors, Inc. to comic book and hobby shops across North America. I might not buy all of the works listed here.
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  Book Review: Framed Perspective Vol. 1: Technical Perspective and Visual Storytelling
This book is great for comic book artists and basically any illustrator that has to incorporate perspective in their drawing. The author Marcos Mateu-Mestre is a veteran designer and artist with more than 20 years of experience. He has worked for ...
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  New comic convention for Inverness
Inverness' last comic con, Hi-Ex, was held between 2008 and 2010. The event's guest speakers included Superman comic book artist Frank Quitely and Judge Dredd comic strip artist Mick McMahon and featured fans dressed as zombies and Star Wars stormtroopers.
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  In Africa, locally produced comic books are starting to catch on
Emmanuel Nyakwada, an artist who goes by the name Point Blank Evumbi, works on a sketch using a digital drawing tablet. - Greg Presto The comic book character Ikoyo is a warrior from the Jangwa nation. And he carries a big stick. He swings hard and crack ...
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  What Could Possibly Go Wrong? Making Mistakes & Paying the Price in Vintage Horror Comics
Horror comic books like Tales from the Crypt followed the same basic pattern with nearly every story: somebody makes bad choices, and that somebody learns a lesson the hard way
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  Comics have a big problem: They're sold all wrong
and it's been broken ever since comics stopped being readily available at any newsstand - and when a single company got its hands on the exclusive rights to print and ship the books of every major comic publisher in the United States. That particular ...
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  Karen Berger Launches Berger Books Imprint at Dark Horse
Now, there's cause for rejoicing! Berger will operate her own imprint at Dark Horse Comics, Berger Books, where she will "acquire, edit and oversee" creator-owned comics and graphic novels. "[Karen Berger's] fiercely independent streak and ...
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  Victoria Comic Book Expo
Sunday, March 19, 2017. Come and view the 1000s of comic books on display. From the hottest books of the day to hard-to-find treasures of the past. Toys, non-sports card and other collectibles as well. Free comics (as long as they last) 3020 Blanshard ...
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  DC Comics Uses Animated Movies to Test Out New Heroes
Before DC evolves a comic book character into a big screen icon, there's a waystation that characters go to in order to test their mettle: feature-length animation. DC's direct-to-video movies like 2013's Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox ...
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  Baby Groot Is Getting His Own Marvel Comic Book Series
Ever since fans saw Baby Groot dancing to The Jackson 5 song "ABC" at the end of Guardians of the Galaxy in 2014, fans simply couldn't get enough of this diminutive and adorable character. While we will see Baby Groot return once more in this summer's ...
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  ComicsPRO 2017: Doubling down with DC Comics and Diamond
the nation's primary comic-book distributor, and a resurgent DC Comics, whose "Rebirth" initiative put the publisher at the top of the charts at the end of 2016. Diamond Comic Distributors announced that, when combining comics and graphic novels ...
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  New Legend Of Korra comic book offers plenty of Korrasami romance
There is still hope for another Korra series from Nickelodeon as Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko have previewed the first issue of their highly anticipated comic book series The Legend of Korra: Turf Wars. The comic book focuses on the romantic ...
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  Judge Dredd artist brings his comic book art to Liverpool
Liverpool-born DC and Marvel comic book artist John Higgins is set to return to the city for the first major retrospective of his artwork. The 67-year-old, originally from Walton, who found global success with his drawings of iconic characters such as ...
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  How Marvel Editor Sana Amanat saved comic book fans from stereotypes
Growing up in the early '90s, Sana Amanat considered herself just as American as anyone else in her school in the US. Until, one day, an angry classmate put caveats to her American identity. He walked up to her and yelled, "You better tell your people to ...
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  InvestComics Hot Picks #463
InvestComics provides readers and speculators the low down on the new releases Hot Picks each week. New comic book release day 2/22/17.
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