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GPA for CGC Comics
vol 16 no 4 - April 2018 


  Mar-2018 GPA Market Reports
By GPA for Comics

March 2018 REPORTS now available! If you haven't checked out GPA's March Market Reports, then login now and get the lowdown on important CGC sales in last month's action. March 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 2,598,000 individual transactions totaling over $722 Million, since 2002.

Go to GPA Market Reports.

 


  Bid on 43,066 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 43,066 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.

 


  CGC & New Zealand Mint partner on Star Wars Label
by GPA for Comics

Certified Guaranty Company (CGC) and New Zealand Mint have partnered to create a special CGC Star Wars certification label for the mint's new Star Wars: A New Hope Premium Silver Foil. ... Read more

 


  Klingon Killers: Star Trek Visual Effects Master To Auction Private Collection
by Heritage Galleries

Creepy space worms and Klingon-killing weapons from the Emmy-winning private collection of Star Trek visual effects master Dan Curry will be offered to collectors and fans for the first time April 15. ... Read more

 


  ComicConnect: Showcase #4 CGC 7.5 at Auction
by ComicConnect

It's widely held, by collectors and historians, that not only did Showcase #4 introduce the modern version of the Flash, it also saved the entire comic book industry from collapse. ... Read more

 


  Action Comics #13 - Superman Vs. Locomotive at Auction
by ComicConnect

The continuing success of the superhero movie, especially the DCEU, and DC's critically acclaimed TV Universe have fuelled intense interest in the early roots of the iconic characters that are becoming familiar names for a new generation of viewers ... Read more

 


  Big Apple Comic Con 2018 - April 14 & 15 at Penn Plaza Pavillion, NYC
by GPA for Comics

Big Apple Comic Convention is the premier boutique comic and popular culture show in the City, chock full of celebrities, dealers, collectors, cosplayers, and fans out for a good time in New York City! ... Read more

 


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

Don't forget to get your CGC-graded comic books in for inclusion in the Summer 2018 Hake's Auction! Consignments are arriving daily. Now is the time to reserve space before it's too late! ... Read more

 


  ComicConnect Super Monthly: Silver Age Keys Even Hotter
by ComicConnect

On offer in the April Super Monthly is an impressive CGC-certified 6.0 copy of Amazing Fantasy #15, featuring the origin story of the ever-popular Spider-Man and a CGC 4.0 as well ... Read more

 


  ComicConnect: Super Monthly Auctions Rarities and First Appearances
by ComicConnect

"It's always a thrill when we get rare comics for our customers," said Frank Cwiklik, Director of Sales for ComicConnect. "Keys are our bread and butter, but the obscure and difficult-to-find books are what true collectors are always keeping an eye out for." ... 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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  From Marvel To DC: Brian Michael Bendis On His Decision To Switch Publishers
It was a shock to longtime readers and became one of the most talked about comic book industry stories in 2017. But why did Bendis make the leap and how did it happen? During C2E2, Chicago's comic book convention, GameSpot spoke with Bendis about his ...
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  Fatizen: The Comic Book #3
Hit the 'Edit This Wiki Page' button up above to add a description to this wiki page! This edit will also create new pages on Comic Vine for: Beware, you are proposing to add brand new pages to the wiki along with your edits. Make sure this is what you ...
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  Exclusive Cover Art Reveals for B.P.R.D.: THE DEVIL YOU KNOW #8 and WITCHFINDER: THE GATES OF HEAVEN #3
Last week we had the pleasure of sharing preview pages from Mike Mignola's Koshchei The Deathless #4, and this week we're excited to exclusively reveal the cover art for upcoming issues of two other "Mignolaverse" comic book series: B.P.R.D.: The Devil You ...
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  A Snapshot Of How Comic Book Shops And Fandom Keep Changing Each Other
Comic book shops can be great or awful places, depending on where you go. But they remain a key part of how many people experience the characters and creativity that the comics medium has to offer. A recently released book gives a fascinating glimpse at ...
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  Trending Hot Picks #523
Trending Pop Culture NEW comics set to release 4-18-18
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  How the Hero Initiative Is Helping Save Comic Creators in Need
While the plight of Stan Lee provoked sympathy and a desire to help from all corners, his story is just one example (albeit an extreme example) of the difficulties faced by a number of comic book industry professionals. With a workforce that is ...
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  Rocko's Modern Life: Still Punching My Guts
I like to prod the beach rubble, you see. So, as a young person I was drawn to Rocko's Modern Life, but with the recent release of the Rocko's comic books the question became: does it hold up? This was the snarky, cool Nickelodeon of the early 90s.
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  You Need to Read USAGI YOJIMBO: THE HIDDEN #1 (Review)
And although the stakes are high, Sakai infuses the artwork with a sense of whimsy. Making full use of the medium, his work is a reminder that comic books can tackle serious subject matter, yet still offer an enjoyable, pleasant experience. If past ...
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  Police hot on trail of thieves who snatched Deadpool comic from Edmonton shop
If the shop owner had listened to his "spider sense," a valuable comic book wouldn't have walked out the door. On Sunday afternoon, two customers who showed up at The Comic Shop on 111th Avenue said they wanted to sell some comics. "They didn't act like ...
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  Cull Obsidian Battles The Hulkbuster In This Awesome Look At A New AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR Statue
Known as Black Dwarf in the comic books, the character has been renamed Cull Obsidian here and the reason for that has yet to be revealed. It could be copyright issues or maybe Marvel just hated it! Either way, the villain looks like a force to be reckoned ...
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  UPDATE: 'Bloodshot' Movie Now Eyeing Summer Shoot In Prague
It was recently confirmed by Deadline that Vin Diesel would indeed be playing the titular Bloodshot in the Sony adaptation of the comic book series. There is now word of where the studio has possibly settled on for a production locale (previously looking ...
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  Super-villain wreaks havoc in Greymouth's streets in latest Avengers comic
The comic writer who included Greymouth in his latest Avengers comic book hasn't been to New Zealand. The West Coast town is one of several locations shown being destroyed by super villain The Challenger in a sequence in Avengers #688, the latest ...
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  Image's Void Trip To Be Collected This May
Comic Bastards "If you're doing sci-fi, here's what I want to see: crazy, weird, original. At least one. VOID TRIP? Hot damn. It's all three, and it has one of the coolest leads - Ana - that I want to read for a hundred issues. Get this book and ...
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  Milla Jovovich Shares First 'Hellboy' Reboot Banner
That was removed pretty quickly, and unless something changes, it now appears the movie will simply be called "Hellboy," which is the title appearing on the banner along with comics images of Hellboy and Nimue the Blood Queen. It seems likely that this ...
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  The Battle for Stan Lee and the Future of Comic Culture
Legendary comic-book creator Stan Lee is at the center of a nasty struggle with his daughter JC over his long-term care and his multi-million dollar estate. In early February, during a bout of pneumonia, Stan Lee and his daughter JC had a major argument.
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  Avengers Infinity War director Joe Russo teases huge Wolverine comeback
He said: "I'm a comic book fan, I grew up and read all these books and it's not super important to me to stick to the storyline because as a fan I don't want to see a literal adaptation because I know what's going to happen. "I want to be surprised!
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  Buy This Comic: The Dead Hand #1
All of this with a looming threat handing over his head and a twist at the end to pull it all together. This comic carries the weight of the narrative on the back and actions of Carter Carlson. Higgins amps the story of the comic through the lead and ...
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  New Comic Series Based on RISE OF THE TMNT
After all, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1987), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2003), and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2012) had comic book adaptations from - respectively - Archie Comics, Mirage Studios, and IDW Publishing. While it hasn't been 100% ...
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  Nicolas Cage wants to play The Joker or a Marvel movie villain
"I mean, I think my comic book days are kind of... I'm on to other things, but I always thought I'd make a great Joker and I always thought that I would've been a good villain in one of the Marvel [movies] like Doctor Doom. But, Doctor Doom you have ...
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  Margaret Atwood on Her Love of Comic Books and Graphic Novel 'Angel Catbird'
"The Handmaid's Tale" author Margaret Atwood discussed her graphic novel series "Angel Catbird" and her writing career as part of her cover shoot for Variety's Power of Women New York issue. Atwood revealed herself to be a comic book fan, with ...
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  Kevin Smith has invited Stan Lee to come and live with him
Writer and director Kevin Smith has invited comic book icon Stan Lee to come and live with him, as concern continues to grow around the 95-year-old's care and wellbeing. In a response to an exposé by The Hollywood Reporter alleging abuse against Lee by ...
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  How MARVEL KNIGHTS Changed the Face and Fate of Marvel Comics
Daredevil was Kevin Smith's inaugural Big Two comic, which would later see the now-iconic team of writer Brian Michael Bendis and Alex Maleev. Marvel Knights' The Punisher is easily one of the company's most beloved and critically acclaimed books ...
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  The evolution of the Indian comic book scene
Comics and graphic novels are one of the most beautiful and engaging forms of storytelling. Long before Spiderman, Batman and Superman came to India, we had our own homegrown superheroes. If you were born anytime before the 2000s, chances are the names ...
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  Battle Chasers: Nightwar Review
Comic book fans from the 90s have probably seen the work of Joe Madureira floating around. His distinctive art style got around, even being showcased in THQ's Darksiders games. More importantly, you may know him from his criminally short-lived and ...
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  Black Lightning #6
A little ahead of his time his work looks in place now that comic art is more visually accepting of having an unorthodox cartooning style for a hero book. Clayton Henry does a good job of some really simple panels but beautifully drawn. The work is high on ...
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  Exit Stage Left Snagglepuss Chronicles #4
Exit Stage Left indeed, the key word being Left. This book is going on a journey. Comics in the DC world seem to be in universes that are thoroughly modern but stuck in a revisionist past. It's not a bad thing but a bit disorienting at first. You have to ...
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  Rick and Morty Are Going on a 'Dungeons & Dragons' Adventure
On Sunday, indie publishers IDW Publishing and Oni Press announced a crossover between the Rick and Morty comic book and Dungeons & Dragons. The four-issue arc announced at the Chicago comic con C2E2 will follow Rick and Morty through a "high-fantasy ...
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  Pick Up Cynthia Alfonso's Gorgeous Art Comic Book, Behind Is Late
Last week I walked into the Cold Cube Press offices in Pioneer Square to see what kind of book art they'd prepared for the First Thursday crowd, and I became completely enamored with the risograph prints and books of a Spanish artist named Cynthia Alfonso.
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  What's Marvel's Next All-New Team Movie?
A clue could be possibly be found in the pages of the source material: the comic book miniseries Infinity Gauntlet. After Adam Warlock put on the Infinity Gauntlet and defeated Thanos, he used its power to guide him into deciding what to do about the ...
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  Game on in Commerce
COMMERCE - Not too long ago, the local arcade or comic book shop was the proverbial watering hole for those interested in science fiction, fantasy, superheroes and more - those who would self-identify as "nerds" rather than balk at the label.
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  Someone Is Attempting To Sell Stan Lee's Blood
In a twist that sounds like something straight out of a comic book, Marvel mastermind Stan Lee is allegedly dealing with people selling his own blood. That's right. There is a comic book store on the Las Vegas Strip that was using Lee's own blood as a ...
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  Brian Michael Bendis And Mark Millar At C2E2 Last Weekend
SyFy Wire recorded the whole panel so here is that video. Brian Michael Bendis (born August 18, 1967) is an American comic book writer and artist. He has won critical acclaim, including five Eisner Awards for both his creator-owned work and his work on ...
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  Strong Women for Comic Book Guys
Recently, I had a group conversation online about The Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo's decision to rename their Crumb room. Some old-guard comics types were concerned that Crumb was being erased from history. Others, many of them women, felt that ...
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  Pick of the Week #628 - Analog #1
Can a man talk for an hour straight about comic books without making a mistake or veering very far off target? It's your chance to find out, as Josh Flanagan once again braves the mic on his own, and talks about every single comic book he read this week.
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  The explosion of Cork's comic book scene
A big comic expo is on the horizon and kids and adults alike are getting excited about the opportunity to meet the crew behind their comic book heroes. Cork's comic scene has skyrocketed in recent years with a whole host of up and coming as well as ...
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  Top 5 Trending Comics #159
This week's Top 5 based on Trending Hot Picks #522. New Comics arriving 4/11/18.
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  Best Covers - New Comics 4-11-18
New comic book release day 4/11/18.
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  In the UK, You Can Now Walk All Over Marvel Comics
you'll notice our true attention to detail as the panels have rounded edges giving an authentic comic book feel. We love Marvel just as much as you do, which is why we've been careful to make the best product possible, not just from a design ...
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  Overwatch Retribution update: Blizzard reveals fresh story details for Archives event
Taking place in Venice, the mission involves Genji, Moira, McCree and Reaper. To whet the appetite ahead of the event, Blizzard has released a brand new Overwatch comic book. The comic book (in the gallery below) sheds some light on the story leading up to ...
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  Are you sitting on a comic book fortune?
If you want to bring in some extra cash you can play at the Red Stag Casino online or you can clear the dust out of your closet and check to see what's stuffed in there. If you have some old comics you can look forward to some extra spending cash...
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  University Library hosts Comic Con
Numerous vendors, artists, students, and fans of all things comic attended the event, which was held throughout the day. Comic book artist Gavin Smith was in attendance with signed prints available for sale. He was happy to talk with comic fans and artists ...
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  Trending Hot Picks #522
Trending Pop Culture NEW comics set to release 4-11-18
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  Harry Potter, 'Princess Bride' and 'Stranger Things' stars announced for Tampa Bay Comic Con 2018
Those are in addition to a full lineup of voice actors coming to the con (including Rodger Bumpass, who voiced Squidward Tentacles on Spongebob Squarepants), and dozens of comic book artists. The convention, which also features hundreds of vendors ...
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  Zombie-brain slicing dog just one of great new graphic novels
Just when you thought nothing new could be done with the zombie genre, along comes a dog with a samurai sword in a hilarious comic book that's also a board game tie-in. Go figure. Article Continued Below The phrase "featuring characters from the smash ...
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  In the galleries: Comic book artists show new dimensions
The bulwark between "high" and "low" culture was breached long ago, but one art form still often dismissed as low is the comic book. Pyramid Atlantic Art Center takes a whack at that attitude with "Not Too High, Not Too Low," for which curator ...
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  Middle East Comic Con kicks off in Dubai
"It's amazing. People get to meet and learn about more comics. Kids these days don't know anything about comic books." Founded in 1970 as the Golden State Comic Book Convention, San Diego Comic-Con is now the main annual event in the comic world ...
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  The Heroes Of The Valiant Universe Clash In This First Look Inside Harbinger Wars 2
Battle lines are drawn! Heroes fight heroes! It's all that good comic book event stuff, and more, because as you'll see in our exclusive preview of Harbinger Wars 2 #1 below, the world is about to face a few problems beyond some renegade supers ...
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  FX has finally ordered a pilot for Y: The Last Man from Michael Green
This afternoon, it was announced that FX has finally granted a pilot episode order for an adaptation of the acclaimed Vertigo comic book series Y: THE LAST MAN. Created by comic book legends Brian K. Vaughan (writer) and Pia Guerra (artist), Y: THE LAST ...
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  The US Army Made a Comic Book About Being Attacked by Russian Robo-Tanks
Russian military drones launch a devastating electronic attack, disabling American defenses. A tiny force of US Army tanks succumbs to an overwhelming robotic onslaught. Victorious Russian troops besiege an American embassy. That's the premise of the new ...
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  The Quotable Negan book coming for The Walking Dead fans
Negan is one of the most interesting and complicated characters in The Walking Dead comic book series. Many readers can relate to him because of his dirty mind and foul mouth, both of which are on display on a regular basis in the pages of the Skybound and ...
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  Red Sonja comic to be adapted for film by X-Men: First Class writer
The She-Devil with a Sword is coming back to barbarize the movies. Red Sonja, the 1970s-era swords-and-sorcery comic book heroine, is being revived for a new feature from Millennium Films with Ashley Miller being hired to write the screenplay, according to ...
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  From B-Boys To X-Men: Alt-Comics' Ed Piskor Goes Mainstream
The collaborative teams [who create superhero comics] have to figure out a way to work harmoniously. Since I'm the only one putting pencil to paper, my harmonious creative team is sitting here right inside my brain at this very moment. How does your book ...
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  Tampa comic illustrator's 'Micronauts' to get blockbuster treatment
Like most fans of the superhero blockbusters dominating Hollywood in recent years, Pat Broderick hasn't missed one, fearful that doing so would cause him to fall too far behind in these ongoing comic book sagas. But unlike many, he waits for the DVD ...
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  Your guide to MEFCC Comic Con Dubai 2018
For most, if not all, comic book fans, Adam Kubert is a name that stands out. That's because he's one of the industry's most influential and important artists, having had runs on Woverine, The Incredible Hulk, Ultimate X-Men, and, most recently ...
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  Marvelocity: The Marvel Comics Art of Alex Ross
Check out that discussion HERE. With an introduction by J. J. Abrams, the 304 page hardcover book, Marvelocity: The Marvel Comics Art of Alex Ross will be released by Pantheon on October 2, 2018.
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  Harley Quinn will meet the New Gods in comic books this summer
Harley Quinn and the New Gods will come face to face this summer. DC Comics announced that Sam Humphries ("Nightwing," "Green Lanterns") will be the new writer on their "Harley Quinn" comic book series beginning in July. The series will be illustrated by ...
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  Top 5 Trending Comics #158
This week's Top 5 based on Trending Hot Picks #521. New Comics arriving 4/4/18.
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  Number One Comics - March 2018
Here is a recap of all the number one comics covered from the Trending Hot Picks during the month of February.
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  'Life Is Strange' Comics to be Published by Titan
The Life Is Strange comics will return readers to the setting of Arcadia Bay, Oregon and the life of Max Caufield, where she discovers she has the ability to bend time to stop someone from shooting one of the kids in a bathroom. Her newfound powers were ...
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  Hollywood's beloved Meltdown Comics is closed. Here's how fans will remember it
Meltdown Comics in Hollywood, a comic book shop that has fostered a community of nerds and artists for 25 years, closed its doors for good on Friday, March 30. The community created over the years by this comic book shop is a tight-knit one. A few fans ...
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  Comic Book Revie - WWE WrestleMania 2018 Special
The Boom! Studios specials for the big 4 PPVs have, for the most part, been a resounding success. The most recent entry, The Royal Rumble special was arguably the best in the series yet and featured the comic book debut of current WWE champion AJ Styles.
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  ComicList Previews: RICK AND MORTY POCKET LIKE YOU STOLE IT TP
Rick and Morty: Pocket Like You Stole It is the fan-favorite comic book miniseries based on the popular Adult Swim television series and inspired by the Pocket Mortys mobile game! Morty is on a quest to free himself (and all the other Mortys ...
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  Best Covers Of The Week 4-4-18
New comic book release day 4/4/18. New comic releases are subject to change.
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  New Comics This Week #521
A weekly video look at some of the covers from the weekly Trending Hot Picks article. New comics arriving 4/4/18.
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  Trinity #20 Review
Absurdly, part of the reason for this is that the characters comment on how mundane it all is. In so many comic book tales the heroes think about how deadly the conflict they are involved in is, or how the danger they are dealing with is so much greater ...
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  Suicide Squad #38 Review
Well, gee, I kept complaining and complaining about a lack of politics in this book, and Rob Williams opens this issue by having Trump send The Wall into Canada to take out potential terrorists, without the knowledge or consent of the Canadian government.
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  Life Is Strange Will Continue As A Comic
The folks over at Titan Comics feel the same way, which is exactly why they're gearing up to launch a four-part Life is Strange comic later this year. Titan Comics sent out a press release heading into the weekend announcing the impending arrival of a Life ...
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  The Most Important Changes Dark Nights: Metal Has Brought To The DC Comics Universe
and Ready to Kill Because comic books are weird and series come out of order, it's not really a secret that Plastic Man's finally making his triumphant comeback to DC's books, but his return is notable because of what it means for the character.
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  The Weeknd Fighting Over 'Starboy' Trademark
And get this ... 11 days after Weeknd and Marvel Comics announced a "Starboy" comic book -- Eymun filed another trademark for comic books. Abel's lawyers say the guy's M.O. is clear -- he's previously filed perfectly timed trademarks for "Straight Outta ...
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  Mythic Games Announce Joan Of Arc Comic Book Series
Weekender XLBS: Tabletop Industry Cons... Weekender: Core Space Late Pledges + F... Painting Live at Beasts of War... Community Spotlight: Legions Of Star W... Getting A Closer Look At Street Fighte... DreadBall 2nd Edition: New Eden Revena... Artwork for ...
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  Preview of The Walking Dead comic issue 178: New World Order Part 4
A new installment in The Walking Dead comic book series is set to be released on April 4, 2018 to continue the story of the survivors learning more about The Commonwealth and recovering from The Whisperer War. However, the New World Order storyline has a ...
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  It's Official: The Fantastic Four Are Returning To Marvel Comics
and now, we know just when it's coming. The full teaser for the First Family's return.Image: Marvel Comics Written by Dan Slott and with art by Sara Pichelli, the new Fantastic Four book will bring Reed and Sue back to Earth, reuniting the team for the ...
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  Marvel to release Baby Groot comic book
The tiniest member of the Guardians of the Galaxy is rapidly becoming the team's biggest star. Marvel announced at the annual ComicsPRO meeting (via ComicBook) the upcoming release of a comic book series centered on Baby Groot. Titled I Am Groot, the ...
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  Local Comic Book Store To Pull Down Rated-M Books
ODESSA, Texas (Local 2 / FOX 24) - Locally owned and operated Hives Comics is making a change that many people say is not the smartest business move. The Hives Comics is one of the only true brick and mortar comic stores in Midland and Odessa. Earlier this ...
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  Zendaya & Tom Holland Run Into Spider-Man at Comic Book Store!
As if you didn't love Zendaya and Tom Holland enough, you've gotta see the super cute new photos we have of them! The Spider-Man: Homecoming co-stars were spotted snapping a picture with a statue of Spider-Man while shopping for comic books at Golden ...
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  "I Always Think of Comics As My First Language": An Interview with gg
A major reason why I decided to pick up the book was because of your cover which also led me to read your comic, I'm Not Here, from Koyama Press. How did that cover opportunity come about? I'm happy that you liked the cover for Emergency Contact and that ...
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  A comic book artist who makes the invisible visible
PARIS - The French comic book artist Yvan Alagbé consistently gets the same question about his work: "Why do you always draw black people?" His interrogative reply is twofold: "Have you ever once asked a white person why he only draws white people?
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  This Artist Transforms Spider-Man Comics Into Powerful Statements About Being Black In America
Spider-Man is one of the most easily-identifiable characters in comic book history, but when I recently received a message from a colleague about artist Kumasi J. Barnett's paintings based on the character, I could barely recognise him. Instead ...
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  Comedians portraying comic book characters
Enjoy two comedy shows for the price of one on Saturday, March 31. The evening begins at 8 p.m. with a showcase of some of the top comedians in central Illinois followed by the third annual Comedy Central-style roast. The subject of this year's roast ...
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  Marvel Announces New Infinity Wars Comic
With the hype for Avengers: Infinity War at an all time high, Marvel Comics have seen fit to capitalise on it with a new entry in the Infinity Gauntlet saga. Dubbed Infinity Wars, the book will star Thanos, Captain Marvel, Star-Lord, Gamora, Doctor Strange ...
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  12 of the Best Horror Comics That Are Terrifying Readers Today
When the late wife goes looking into the author's background which, in addition to her self-help book, includes a cult-y self-help organization, what she finds is unexpected. There are three full volumes of this comic, and I don't want to give away too ...
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  Rhianna Pratchett on building her own universe
While the comment is in jest, the 41-year-old British comic book author and novelist was wearing a get-up hinting at the swashbuckling female characters she is renowned for. In addition to the stormtrooper boots, gritty skull and bones rings resembling ...
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  Ideas From Mars Kickstarts A New Comic Book Series - Defenders of Eden
It's time to expand your comic book collection beyond Batman, Superman, and Spider-Man. So, prepare to enter Eden! Defenders of Eden is an exciting new 24-page sci-fi/fantasy series from comic book creators Ideas From Mars. Evil is on the move in Eden.
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  LaSalle's Meredith Finch brings authentic female voices to comic books
Meredith Finch has made a name for herself in the comic book world as a writer for several comics, including DC's Wonder Woman series. She's also a mother of three boys who lives on a quiet LaSalle street with her husband, renowned comic book artist ...
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  The Best Comic Book Movies That Have Nothing to Do With Marvel and DC
For a lot of people, a comic book is something made by Marvel or DC, maybe Spider-Man or Batman. And a comic-book movie is something starring one of those characters. But comics aren't a genre, they're a medium. Even though Marvel and DC have been the ...
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  A History of Marvel Comics' Audio Dramas
but that also injected new life into a character that had only previously existed within the pages of Marvel comic books. This blogpost entry provides the following information about the radio show: The way the story goes is that some folks at a New York ...
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  Links: 'Incredibles 2' Comics and Graphic Novel on the Way
Brigid Alverson, the editor of the Good Comics for Kids blog, has been reading comics since she was 4. She has an MFA in printmaking and has worked as a book editor and a newspaper reporter; now she is assistant to the mayor of Melrose, Massachusetts.
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  Comics creator draws on R.I. memories
Such is the case today with "Wallace the Brave," a new strip debuting on our comics page and comics pages around the country. As you'll read in John Hill's story, it's the work of Will Henry, and is set in South Kingstown's Snug Harbor village.
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  I Hate Going Into Comic Book Stores
I have a confession to make. Even though I understand the important role that they play in the survival and evolution of the industry, I hate going into real-life, brick-and-mortar comic book shops with a burning passion. A Jawa cosplayer restocking ...
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  There's An Online Harassment Campaign Underway Against People Advocating For Diversity In Comics
An online harassment campaign and culture war called #Comicsgate is underway against people pushing to diversify the comic book industry, with trolls and their influential enablers targeting those calling for increased representation for women, different ...
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  Matmatch, examines the value and considerations of using tantalum.
Last month, comic book fans flocked to cinemas as Black Panther hit the screens. Underpinning the film's plot was fictional metal vibranium, which powered the titular hero's kingdom of Wakanda. Interestingly, this metal was, in part, inspired by tantalum.
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  The Immortal HULK Just Killed An MCU Avenger
Marvel's ongoing "No Surrender" event has meant big developments for the comic book Bruce Banner, revealing that the Hulk has always been immortal, and is now working for the Challenger. Which means the Hulk's latest rampage takes him head-to-head ...
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  Meltdown Comics, RIP
One of the five important comics shops of the 21st Century. I don't take this as a surprising thing, however, and think comic book store cycles will be much shorter in the years ahead. That the block might be converted into one of those reverse-mullet ...
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  Opinion: Why ‘Black Panther' and other comic books belong in the classroom
With the massive success of "Black Panther," the latest blockbuster from Marvel, the time is ripe for educators to embrace comic books as legitimate teaching and learning tools. The movie is based on the superhero created by comic book legends Stan Lee ...
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  Michael Fleisher: Comic Book Writer, 1942-2018
Michael Lawrence Fleisher, an often controversial and polarizing comic-book and comic-strip writer, died February 2, 2018, from complications of Alzheimer's disease in Beaverton, Oregon, according to his half brother, Martin Fleisher. He was 75.
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  Is 'Krypton' Based On A Comic? DC's Superman Mythology Is Just A Starting Point
But this new series is working in uncharted territory. Krypton isn't based on a specific DC comic, though the setting and several characters come from the DC universe. The Syfy synopsis reads, "Set two generations before the destruction of the legendary ...
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  Small Screen: Krypton series follows Superman's grandfather
Anyone who has seen a Superman movie or read a comic book knows what's going to happen. Just before the planet Krypton explodes, a baby Kal-El will be placed in a rocket ship and sent to Earth. That means there is a definite ending spot for the show if ...
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  Set your phasers to fun, comic con returns
... are multi-day pop culture events bringing together people from all facets of the entertainment industry and not just comic books: artists, writers, actors and pop culture personalities are all on display to meet with attendees. "We really base our ...
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  DC Comics Universe & June 2018 Solicitations Spoilers: Here Comes The New Justice League Post Dark Nights Metal & Post Justice League No Justice
DC Comics Universe & June 2018 Solicitations Spoilers: Here Comes The New Justice League Post Dark Nights Metal & Post Justice League No Justice DC Comics Universe, Post Action Comics #1000, June 2018 Solicitations Spoilers: Superman The Man Of Steel #1 To ...
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  Comics | This Week's New & Noteworthy | March 21st
A sweeping, coming-of-age fantasy about living your dreams.literally. In her dreams, Lucy is the hero of all her favorite stories, living each night as a grand adventure. These journeys will teach her more about herself and the real world around her than ...
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  All-Time Comics: Blind Justice #2
only the sheer wonkiness of it served to remind the reader of the comic book essence of the proceedings. It was meant to be anything but realistic and a little bit ugly and weird as well. It feels like Bayer also really nailed the tone of this comic in a ...
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  Geektastic Comic book Bouquets and Boutonnieres [Pics]
If you're a comic book geek and are planning to get married, her's something just for you! Artist Mallory McKenney, also known as glamMKE on Etsy, creates gorgeous wedding bouquets and boutonnieres using upcycled comics. And if you're worried about ...
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  InvestComics Top 5 #156
This week's Top 5 based on InvestComics Hot Picks #519 and new comics coming this Wednesday 3/21/18.
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  Best Comic Covers Of The Week 3-21-18
New comic book release day 3/21/18.
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  Steve Ditko Returns To Charlton Comics Now DC Comics Character The Blue Beetle?
One of Ditko's greatest characters, The Hero, returns in his own comic book. Plus the surprising story of the Blue Beetle. Who or what is a hero? What makes a hero? In this comics anthology we feature a number of heroes, large and small, familiar and ...
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  DC Collectibles March PREVIEWS Roundup
DOOMSDAY CLOCK DR MANHATTAN OZYMANDIAS AF 2 PACK (MAR180392, $50.00) DC Collectibles brings to life the characters featured in the smash-hit comic book series Doomsday Clock by Geoff Johns and Gary Frank. This 2-pack action-figure pairing of Dr. Manhattan ...
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  Batman Meets Black Lightning as New Detective Comics Writer Takes Over
and others. We're ready for this concept to be revisited, aren't you? Hill is on Detective Comics for five issues. What could that next project be? It...it couldn't be an Outsiders book, could it?
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  InvestComics Hot Picks #519
This week, new comic book release day 3/21/18.
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  Ava DuVernay to Direct DC's New Gods Comic Book Movie [Update]
Ava DuVernay is set to join the DC universe by directing New Gods. Warner Bros. continues to pride themselves in being a director friendly studio, and they've shown that adhering to the creative vision of one person can take precedence over the larger ...
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  Marvel's Stan Lee to miss ComicCon Asia 2018 for health reasons
Prior to the announcement, ComicCon Asia confirmed reports that the comic book genius is battling with pneumonia. Passes to the Stan Lee Q&A, photo, autograph, VIP photo, VIP autograph, and Excelsior events will be refunded. Eventgoers may email the ...
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  Marvel Reveal The Fantastic Four's New Costumes
The group had long been AWOL in the comics thanks to the fallout surrounding the onscreen rights to the characters, and while the Disney-Fox merger is yet to be approved, it was thought that the negotiations between the two companies would beget an on-page ...
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