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GPA for CGC Comics
vol 16 no 6 - June 2018 


  May-2018 GPA Market Reports
By GPA for Comics

May 2018 REPORTS now available! If you haven't checked out GPA's May Market Reports, then login now and get the lowdown on important CGC sales in last month's action. May 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 2,657,000 individual transactions totaling over $745 Million, since 2002.

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  Bid on 41,949 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 41,949 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.

 


  Pedigree Comics' Amazing High Grade Spider-Man Auction is Underway, Ending on the Night of Thursday, June 21st
by Pedigree Comics

Pedigree Comics' Amazing June Grand Auction is underway featuring one of the greatest, if not the greatest, selection of ultra high grade Silver and Bronze Age Amazing Spider-Man comics ever offered for sale plus many other high grade Silver and Bronze Age Marvels and DC's. ... Read more

 


  World Record Comic Book & Art Auction Surpasses $12.2 Million at Heritage Auctions
by Heritage Galleries

Chicago's largest public auction dedicated to vintage comic books and original comic art fetched $12,201,974 - setting the world record for the most valuable sale of its kind. ... Read more

 


  Second City Auction Features Captain America #1 CGC 7.5
by ComicConnect

Collectors have taken a shine to the slew of Golden Age treasures to be found in the Second City Collection Auction, including a beautiful selection of Captain America Comics, encompassing some of the most-important issues in the series ... Read more

 


  Original Tintin Art by Hergé May Bring $720,000 in Heritage's First European Comic Art Auction
by Heritage Galleries

An extraordinary, 12-panel page of Original Tintin Art by Belgian cartoonist Hergé may sell for as much as $720,000 in Heritage Auctions' firstEuropean Comic Art Auction June 2. ... Read more

 


  Detective Comics #38 Headlines Hake's Americana & Collectibles' Summer Auction
by GPA for Comics

Coming off their best auction ever, Hake's Americana & Collectibles continues to turn up the heat for their upcoming auction (online June 19th at hakes.com and closing July 10-12), by offering a CGC certified example of the much coveted Detective Comics #38 ... Read more

 


  Sale of European Comic Art Breaks $1.2 Million at Heritage Auctions
by Heritage Galleries

An auction dedicated to European Comic Art reached $1,257,082 as Heritage Auctions entered the collecting category with nearly 300 lots of high-end original art. ... Read more

 


  Batman: First Appearance and Origin at Auction
by ComicConnect

"Show me someone who doesn't know Batman's origin and I'll show you the rock they've been living under" ... Read more

 


  ComicConnect: Complete Mystery Tales Run Ends Thursday
by ComicConnect

Mystery Tales is likely the rarest of anthologies and stands as a cult classic full of nightmare visions, dark imagery, and sweaty manias, providing a blueprint for what would become the Marvel house style. ... 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.

 


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by GPA for Comics

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  Detective Comics #982 review
For the art alone, this book is worth reading again and again. While the rest of the Batverse seems preoccupied with long-anticipated wedding plan for the Cat and the Bat, Detective Comics takes a little detour down underground and into the dark heart of a ...
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  BvS Batman Comic Color Action Figure
Beast Kingdom's 2018 San Diego Comic-Con exclusive is a fun reimagining of the Dark Knight's costume in Batman v. Superman. The toy company added a punch of color to Batman's all black suit, using his classic blue and gray scheme from the comic books.
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  Once again Mark Millar crushes expectations with his new Netflix comic book, The Magic Order
Here I thought I was about to go into this review with some sense about me, then Mark Millar and Olivier Coipel slap me upside the head with a reality brick and go Hardy Boyz on the track. I'm talkin' bout straight up Yoga Flames, Swanton bomb on the ...
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  Lea Thompson plans to pitch a new Howard the Duck movie to Marvel Studios
In truth, the cigar-chomping, wise-cracking bird in a fedora has seen something of a resurgence over the past few years thanks in-part to the efforts of comic book creators Chip Zdarsky and Joe Quinones. With that in mind, is a HOWARD THE DUCK film revival ...
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  Marvel: Who is Multiple Man and why you should be excited he's back
Marvel Comics has brought Multiple Man back, but who is this comic book character? During the Marvel series Death of X there was the first mutant death due to the Terrigan Mist let out during Infinity. The Multiple Man Jamie Madrox and all of his ...
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  DC Comics and Geoff Johns to Shed Light on 'The Three Jokers' in New Series
When Geoff Johns gets back to writing and producing full time, one of his first projects will be Three Jokers, a new series with artist Jason Fabok, which will explore a plot thread Johns left dangling in DC Universe: Rebirth two years ago. The story will ...
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  Comics With Kenobi #65
The Empire's hosting a fish fry and everyone is invited, especially if you're part of the Rebel Alliance (and, likely, a traitor, too!). Such is the discussion of Star Wars #49, a fitting, if not startling, end to the "Mutiny of Mon Cala" arc that ...
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  Comics | This Week's New & Noteworthy | June 13th
Nathan Bright had it all: an awesome girlfriend, a kickass dog, and a job as the number one weatherman on terraformed Mars. But when he's accused of carrying out the worst terrorist attack in human history - an event that wiped out nearly the entire po ...
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  JUSTICE LEAGUE: More Shocking Details Emerge About Why Joss Whedon Replaced Zack Snyder
as a writer and producer. However, the news led to Vulture senior editor Kyle Buchanan Tweeting out some behind the scenes information about the role the prolific comic book scribe played in Justice League. As you can see, Johns' involvement throughout ...
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  Mark Millar on The Magic Order and the very different way Netflix makes comic books
It's no stretch to say the launch of Mark Millar's new comic book The Magic Order this Wednesday marks the most important debut of his career. It's so big, you half-expect the cover of the first issue to be plastered with bronze age-style proclamations ...
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  Geoff Johns Exits DC Entertainment For New Writing And Producing Role; Will Pen GREEN LANTERN CORPS Screenplay
and DC. The acclaimed writer will launch Mad Ghost Productions, a banner which will see him work on content for films, television, and comic books (an area he's been mostly absent from since being promoted to that role in 2016). Artist Jim Lee is taking ...
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  WIN - Exclusive Batman #50 Variant
Trending Pop Culture is teaming with Limited Edition Comix to giveaway a set of these beautiful Batman #50 variants from artist Ebas. The wedding no one thought would ever happen is happening! Now you have to get those creative juices flowing in order to grab a seat to the wedding and win a set of these variants
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  Discover (or rediscover!) the crazy hot roddin' world of Stroker McGurk in this nifty new comic book
You might not realize it, but you probably already know Stroker McGurk. Heck, you might even be Stroker McGurk sometimes, especially when your latest oh-so-clever do-it-yourself scheme lands you and your car in the metaphorical (and/or literal) ditch.
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  Top 5 Trending Comics #168
Every week before new comic book day, Trending Pop Culture provides the fans with the Top 5 Trending Comics arriving on new comic book day . New Comics and items arriving 6/13/18.
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  HOT PICKS! On Sale This Week!
Scott Tipton, co-owner, Blastoff Comics, North Hollywood, Calif. Hawkman #1, DC Comics. Finally, Hawkman has his own book back. You have my attention. Written by Robert Venditti, with art by Bryan Hitch and colors by Alex Sinclair. (Adds Dan: Yeah ...
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  Flower City Comic Con returns for a third time
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHAM) - Comic books came alive for popular culture art fans in Rochester at the third annual Flower City Comic Con (FC3). The multi-genre convention took place at the Riverside Convention Center on Saturday and Sunday. Attendees dressed as ...
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  Best Covers - New Comics 6-13-18
New comic book release day 6/13/18.
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  VIDEOS - New Comics & Best Covers #530
Weekly video look at some of the new release comics and items from the weekly Trending Comics & More article and the Best Comic Covers article. New comics & items arriving 6/13/18.
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  Marvel Comics Does Its Most Exciting Work In Alternate Universes
Cyclops, of psychiatrist Charles Xavier's X-Men. Illustration: Dennis Calero The weird thing about the multiverses we see in comic books is that the vast majority of parallel universes are more or less identical to the "prime" continuities we're more used ...
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  A Marvel-ous Tribute to Fabulous FLO STEINBERG
That's because Flo wasn't a comic book person, not really. Oh, she knew all of the characters, had been there when most of them were just starting out. But that part was just a job. What Flo really was is a comic-book people person. For whatever reason ...
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  Marvel Comics' Deadpool: Back in Business #1 review
Bad news for Earth is only Deadpool has the means to stop it. Since his memory is gone, at the end of the book, Wade tries to come up with a new origin story. Something that will make him more likable to the masses. He goes through both Spider-Man's spid ...
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  Oz Comic Con Interview: David Ramsey of Arrow
Much of the crew of "Smallville" was working on our show, the gaffers, the grips, so they were shooting in the same city, Vancouver, and to be honest this Green Arrow was in some people's minds - on the rating of the big DC comic book heroes ...
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  Joe Manganiello Got Deathstroke Role Because Of DC Fan Art
When it comes to fans casting their favourite comic book characters for the big screen, their choices haven't always been the most exciting. We've also seen how an initial reaction to a casting choice - such as Heath Ledger's Joker or Ben Affleck's Batman ...
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  Trending Comics & More #530
Here are this week's top trending comic books and new items headed your way this Wednesday 6-13-18
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  DC Is Rebooting Vertigo With 7 New Adult-Oriented Comic Books
In 1993, under the stewardship of Karen Berger, DC Comics launched Vertigo, a subdivision where comic creators got to tell provocative, adult stories they couldn't in mainstream comics because of the archaic Comics Code Authority. But it's been a hot ...
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  Comic review of The Walking Dead issue 180: New World Order Part 6
Was issue 180 of The Walking Dead comic book series any good? Here are the good, bad, and interesting things from 'New World Order Part 6 of 6'! The Walking Dead released issue 180 of their popular comic book series titled 'New World Order Part 6 of ...
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  Wolverine gets a ‘hot' new power in new Marvel Comics series
A lot of you might be rolling your eyes. Thankfully, Charles Soule has a good explanation for why this is happening and Comic Book Resources had the quote. "The way I think of it in my head and the way I've described it in scripts to Steve (McNiven ...
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  The Pull List: JUSTICE LEAGUE, THE IMMORTAL HULK, COLD WAR, and MORE
Greetings, comic fans! It's Wednesday - also known as "The Best Day of the Week," because it's new comic book day. Once again, there's a ton of stuff out this week (there's never a shortage of great comic books), but don't worry - we have a ...
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  Pipeline #1091: Sam Kieth Draws The Hulk and Hyde
... looking Marvel comic of the time. It's even more jarring than Mike Mignola filling in on an issue of "X-Force." Kieth's art style is not your standard superhero house style, though it is suited, in a way, for a monster book like The Hulk. If you were ...
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  Buy This Comic: Nightwing vs. Hush
They're one of comics favorite one true pairings ... Seeley does so much within his script in so little time. I hope he does a Hush book because he understands the character can do a deeper dive if he wants. He's undeniable when it comes to his ...
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  Canadian comic book fan breaks Guinness World Record for most Marvel Comics tattoos
A dedicated Marvel Comics fan recently broke the record for having a lot of tattoos featuring characters from the company's vast library of super heroes and villains. The Guinness Book of World Records awarded Rick Scolamiero, who hails from Canada, the ...
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  Marvel Comics lovers: Teens to make comic books at Manitowoc library Digital Arts Program
Hey, kids, the Digital Arts Program (DAP) is back again this summer! This collaborative program offered in partnership between Manitowoc Public Library and Rahr-West Art Museum will be offered to teens ages 13-18. First up is "B MarvelOUS," taught by me ...
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  Poster Imagines 'Deadpool & Spider-Man' Movie as a Rom-Com
Deadpool's relationship with Cable might be his most popular comic book teamup, having shared a series together for many years in the past, but he's currently been featured in Spider-Man/Deadpool, which has been published by Marvel since 2016. That comic ...
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  Anthony's comicbook art
It's no secret I think that next to photography (and Annewiek) I absolutely love comic books. Mostly Batman and the short horror and monster stories. The USA is of course the home of the comic books and whenever we visit we always visit several stores ...
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  Comics and capes: A chat with Glasgow Comic Con
It's not just superheroes (though there are also plenty of those too, we're big superhero fans); people are making comics about everything and anything - last year my convention haul included books about traveling, mental health and sexuality.
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  Comic Book Review: The Lost City Explorers #1
AfterShock Comics' new mystery/adventure series The Lost City Explorers gets off to the races with its first issue this month. Taking inspiration from the myriad of adventure tales that have come before it, The Lost City Explorers also looks to put its ...
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  Top 5 Trending Comics #167
Every week before new comic book day, Trending Pop Culture provides the fans with the Top 5 Trending Comics arriving on new comic book day. New Comics and items arriving 6/6/18.
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  Library of Congress acquires its largest donation of comic books ever
The Library of Congress has acquired its largest donation of comic books and other pop-culture memorabilia, from early Mickey Mouse storyboards to items that date to the dawn of American newspaper comics. The impressive acquisition comes courtesy of ...
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  Amigo Comics' Releases in August 2018
Maybe… that isn't a good time to be fooling around with kisses, Metis. And besides, who's really Mom? This oversized deluxe book compiles for first time ever a complete set of Sunday pages of Sky Masters in color meticulously remastered, along with ...
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  Mohamed Salah a comic book superhero in Egypt
It was only a matter of time really. Despite the crushing disappointment of getting injured and substituted in Liverpool's Champions League final defeat to Real Madrid, Mohamed Salah has had an unforgettable season. Some might say a superhuman season.
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  Number One Comics - May 2018
Here is a recap of all the number one comics covered from the Trending Comics articles during the month of May.
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  Best Covers - New Comics 6-6-18
New comic book release day 6/6/18. New comic releases are subject to change. These are our favorite comic covers from the new arrivals this week.
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  VIDEOS - New Comics & Best Covers #529
Weekly video look at some of the new release comics and items from the weekly Trending Comics & More article and the Best Comic Covers article. New comics & items arriving 6/6/18.
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  The Comic Book History Of Spawn
Spawn is getting a movie reboot starring Jamie Foxx, with Spawn creator Todd McFarlane as director! So who is Spawn? Ryan dives into Spawn's convoluted origin story from Image Comics. With the announcement of a new Spawn movie starring Jamie Foxx coming ...
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  Comic book lovers gathered at Lilac City Comicon
SPOKANE, Wash.-- Comic book fans from around the Inland Northwest came together on Sunday for the 12th annual Lilac City Comicon. The event helped promote awareness for local artists and businesses. Many people came dressed in movie character costumes and ...
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  Saturday at Riverfest brings boat races, comic books, hot air balloons and more
WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) - Riverfest is in full effect and continued Saturday with several fun events, like a boat race. KSN was one of the sponsors for Saturday's race, which took place on the Arkansas River. In circular boats, teams of four spun their way to ...
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  How Marvel is pushing to diversify its comic book universe
"Avengers: Infinity War" has climbed to box office success, earning more than $1.9 billion worldwide. It's the latest hit from Marvel Studios that's inspired by some classic storylines. CBS News' Michelle Miller visits the comic book empire to see how the ...
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  Netflix Launches Its First Comic Book
Now, Millarworld's first Netflix-era title, The Magic Order, is teasing its imminent debut with a trailer. Here, five families of magicians are sworn to protect an embattled world from an enemy that's picking them off. "On the day, they live among us as ...
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  Phoenix Comic Fest 18 - Sean Gunn, Manu Bennett and Todd McFarlane Panels
We attended the panels for Sean Gunn (Guardians of the Galaxy), Manu Bennett (Arrow, The Hobbit), Micheal Rooker (Guardians of the Galaxy) with tidbits of Spawn from the comic book creator Todd McFarlane. Sean Gunn was up first who revealed different ...
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  Trending Comics & More #529
Trending Pop Culture NEW release day 6-6-18
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  Comic Book Review - Batman - Detective Comics: Rebirth Deluxe Edition Book 2
In Batman - Detective Comics: Rebirth Deluxe Edition Book 2, the Dark Knight and his group of crimefighters continue to protect Gotham City from villainous groups new and old. James Tynion IV continues his epic story from the first volume of Detective ...
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  THE NEW LIEUTENANTS OF METAL will deliver readers into greater comic book glory
PORTLAND, OR, 5/29/2018 - Image Comics is pleased to reveal preview pages from Joe Casey and Ulises Farinas' forthcoming THE NEW LIEUTENANTS OF METAL, which is set to launch this July. Meet the New Lieutenants of Metal, a precision strike force ready ...
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  Local Comic Book creator joins Scattered Comics
Attila Kiss, a Comic Book creator from Kelowna, BC is one of the newest recruits to the Sacramento, CA based Comic Book publishing house, Scattered Comics. The Blues Ratz #1, is the first full length comic book in a Limited Series created, written by ...
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  AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #800 - Breaking Down All The Biggest And Most Shocking Spoilers
It goes without saying that there are spoilers here but even if you've given up reading comic books (as seems to be the case for many fans these days), you'll still want to take a look to see what's on the way in this issue. With Normie Osborn also decked ...
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  Comic Book Review - Star Trek: The Next Generation: Through The Mirror #5
And so we arrive at the final issue of Star Trek: The Next Generation Through the Mirror from Scott and David Tipton. At the close of Issue #4 Mirror Picard's endgame was finally revealed to us, his master plan is to transport numerous Enterprise-Ds ...
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  SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY Writer Details A Deleted Scene Featuring Expanded Universe Characters Tag And Bink
And it was the last thing to come out. It was heartbreaking." Tag and Bink first appeared in a Dark Horse comic book series and they were portrayed as two idiotic Rebel soldiers who pretended to be Stormtroopers in order to avoid capture. Their inclusion ...
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  Comic book legend Jim Lee draws Final Fantasy's Cloud Strife and X-Men's Wolverine in latest stream
First there was Goku, and then there was Cloud. The comic book legend and current DC Comics Co-Publisher himself, Jim Lee, has recently started up a bit of a side-gig where he will stream himself illustrating pieces in real time while giving insight into ...
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  Top 5 Trending Comics #166
Every week before new comic book day, Trending Pop Culture provides the fans with the Top 5 Trending Comics arriving on new comic book day. New Comics and items arriving 5/30/18.
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  MCM ComicCon: Letitia Wright talks Black Panther's future
When asked by an audience member whether she was prepared to take on the mantel from her character's brother after Thanos' actions in Infinity War, she said to rapturous applause: "To be comic-book accurate, yes." That does, of course, depend somewhat on ...
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  HEMBECK's Cheeky Salute to WALLY WOOD's DAREDEVIL
Comic Book Creator, TwoMorrows' history mag headed up by Jon B. Cooke, has a new ish headed your way 6/6 - and it's a Wally Wood extravaganza. (Plus, tributes to Flo Steinberg and lengthy pieces on Hilary Barta and Ralph Reese.)
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  Power Rangers' Shattered Grid FCBD Issue Originally Included The Phantom Ranger
The Power Rangers Shattered Grid Free Comic Book Day issue did not disappoint, but Kyle Higgins and Ryan Parrott revealed an original take on the story that featured an even bigger twist. "The version that we had, the whole story was narrated by Zordon and ...
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  Comic Con London 2018 special guests - Tom Ellis, Rosario Dawson, Letitia Wright, James Purefoy and David Hayter
THOUSANDS of cosplay enthusiasts and comic book revellers will descend on London TODAY as Comic Con London 2018 gets underway. But which special guests will be attending? Read on to find out. Actress Letitia Wright is best known for her roles in Black ...
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  Why The X-MEN/TEEN TITANS Crossover Is Still The Greatest Event Comic Ever
While that statement has produced plenty a wonderful meme, it takes me back to a time when the true "greatest crossover event" wasn't a movie, but a special one-shot comic book that blew my eight-year-old mind. In 1982, Marvel and DC Comics, ...
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  Sci-fi, comic fans flock to MegaCon Orlando
ORLANDO, Fla. --It is a huge event that begins Thursday in Orange County and it is drawing tens of thousands of fans of everything from sci-fi movies to comic books -- MegaCon. MegaCon Orlando to be held at Orange County Convention Center Starts Thursday ...
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  Comic Review: TMNT Urban Legends #1
The Image Comics volume of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is something ... they do establish that the stakes in this book are very real. Even the IDW series has been guilty of having consequences be superfluous rather than drive real, lasting changes.
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  New Assassin's Creed Comic To Be Set During WWII
Whether this proves to be true is yet to be seen, at least we will have this upcoming comic book miniseries to tie us over until more information about an upcoming game is revealed.
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  New comic book day: Spider-Man/Deadpool and more
It's new comic book day, which means that there are some new Spider-Man comics to check out. See what you can pick up today. Wednesdays always mean that we'll be getting new comics. While Marvel has many titles out this week, things are a bit slow for ...
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  DC's FLASH WAR Comic To Undo Flashpoint & New 52?
The resolution of Flashpoint resulted in a reboot of DC Comics' history, and the creation of what became known as The New 52 Universe. A controversial move that was addressed in 2016, as the timeline was altered again with DC Rebirth. The changes arose ...
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  IDW Star Wars Comics Coming in August: Star Wars Adventures 13
the issue sports three separate and distinct covers by artists Nick Brokenshire, Arianna Florean and Charretier, too. The book joins IDW's other adaptations of The Force Awakens and Rogue One, both of which are being offered to retailers again.
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  IDW Publishing's August 2018 Solicitations
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Ultimate Collection, Vol. 3 A thorough look back at the TMNT's comic book origins with their first stories plus insightful annotations ...
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  Marvel Comics Introduces Indigenous Superhero
Fans of comic books will remember that the fictional superhero Spider-Man, created by Stan Lee and writer-artist Steve Ditko, began as a shy high schooler who was bitten by a radioactive spider, gaining superhuman agility. So, too, will Amka be struck with ...
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  Comixology to Kick off June with Big Announcement
The Summer is kind of here and now begins a busy time of year for the comic book industry, especially where Comixology is concerned. Since most of the comic book industries readership is still in full-time education, the Summer is when the big story events ...
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  Comic Review: Usagi Yojimbo: The Hidden #3
Because of the book's black and white presentation ... so what more could you really want from a comic? Dan Gehen is a lot of things, but one thing he's been for his entire life is a TMNT fan (this has been verified by watching embarrassing home videos ...
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  Comic book 'side hustle' becomes full-time gig for Rothesay accountant
Christian LeBlanc's new line of work started out as fan art for his favourite comic book artist. The Rothesay accountant was playing around with free apps on a new iPad he won in 2012 and found one that converted images in 3D. Inspired, he took some ...
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  'Deadpool 2' Drops Major Mr. Sinister Easter Egg
One of the X-Men's greatest villains from the comic books has yet to make an appearance on the big screen, but that doesn't mean it's not in the works. It's to be expected that any film featuring the Merc' With the Mouth would be packed with references and ...
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  Marvel enlists two screenwriters for Eternals
Eternals was created by legendary comic book creator Jack Kirby and revolves around the titular Eternals, an evolutionary offshoot of humanity created millions of years ago by the cosmic beings the Celestials, who serve as the defenders of Earth against ...
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  Action Comics #1000 is No. 1 for April but DC is not
This latest Superman title also has a cover price of $7.99. Talk about an expensive comic book. Therefore, it made plenty of money for DC Comics, right? Unfortunately not. Yes, Action Comics #1000 is the number selling comic for April. However ...
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  Stan Lee: Tom Holland is a great Spider-Man
Stan Lee, the comic-book legend who co-created some of the biggest Marvel characters, is of the opinion that Tom Holland is a great Spider-Man. Holland plays the character in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and last starred in Avengers: Infinity War.
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  Trending Comics & More #528
Trending Pop Culture NEW release day 5-23-18
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  Review: Batman, Volume 5: Rules of Engagement
Another Batman comic book review, because even Pastors need a break from time to time from heavy theological reading (And I will be reviewing more now that I've been back from my trip and getting back to my routine!). This is volume five of the Batman ...
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  Deadpool 2 And Gotham's Morena Baccarin Wants To Play Catwoman In The DCEU
It's no secret that comic book movies are everywhere. With three shared universes currently competing for box office dominance, there's no shortage of superhero projects hitting the silver screen. As such, tons of actors have gotten in on the action ...
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  New comic book day: Spectacular Spider-Man, Venom and more
The "Amazing Fantasy" story continues in this issue and after changing the past, J. Jonah Jameson and Teresa return to a future they never knew. This one is surely going to be an interesting read this week. This issue continues the "Oldies ...
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  Marvel Ominously Teases 'Spidergeddon'
If an ominous teaser from Marvel is any indication, something big is on the horizon for Spider-Man comic book fans. As reported by CBR.com, Marvel Comics released the following tease, which features a black background with "SPIDERGEDDON IS NIGH" written in ...
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  Experts weigh in on why people love pop culture conventions
The program showcases known - and unknown - graphic novelists and comic book authors. It celebrates the art of cosplay (costume play) and honours anime characters and the many great superheroes who defend the world from evil. There is also gaming ...
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  Wizard World Comic Con Philadelphia: Pop culture junkies, assemble!
About 100 comic book artists and creators will include Greg Capullo ("Batman"), Bob McLeod ("Spider-Man") and Mostafa Moussa ("Superman"). Live music will include "American Pie" star Thomas Ian Nicholas (acoustic), The Zings (rock-pop party ...
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  Young Terrorists Vol. 1
The plot goes every which way. There's just a lot. This is an angry book, and in 2018 righteous anger can paper over a lot of sins. This comic runs on indignation, pure rocket fuel that burns incandescent white. (I watch the news all day so I can relate.)
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  ''How Far We've Come Since the 1980s!'': An Interview With Tim Truman
Scout was one of the first heavily continuity-based comics in this modern era. It was a miniseries before miniseries became vogue. I treated each issue of the book as if it were the chapter of a novel. My biggest influences were science fiction and ...
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  5 Messed Up Deadpool Comics Darker Than Any Batman Story
To repay the kindness of his hosts, Jack went ballistic and killed both of them. T-Ray secretly survived and got magic powers in the meantime, because comic books, but since then Jack took over T-Ray's original identity: Wade Wilson. Deadpool didn't ...
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  An Eye for Art: Eldersburg native combines love of writing and art to create comic books
Monique Stavely, of Eldersburg, attends McDaniel College and combines her love of writing and drawing to create comic books. Monique Stavely, of Eldersburg, attends McDaniel College and combines her love of writing and drawing to create comic books.
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  New Star Wars comic hints at Leia's fate in Episode IX
However, given the emotional toil and her state of health that we see in this comic, it wouldn't be foolish to rule out ... will be released in UK cinemas on May 24 and in US cinemas on May 25. Book tickets now. Want up-to-the-minute entertainment news ...
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  'Black Lightning' stars will meet fans of series at Motor City Comic Con
... Comic Con Star Cress Williams of the CW's 'Black Lightning' is one of three cast members who'll appear at the biggest comic book convention in Michigan Check out this story on Freep.com: https://on.freep.com/2IseqIf Cress Williams says it's still ...
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  1960s Chicago Gave Birth to a Colorful, Frenetic Art Style That Is Still Gathering Steam
The Chicago Imagists of the 1960s and '70s created colorful, energetic paintings and sculptures that often riffed on vernacular sources (comic books, pinball machines) and the eccentricities of American culture. Barbara Rossi's colorful, corporeal ...
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  POLYCHROMATIC PARAGON
Ah well yes! Isn't that what comic book speculation amounts to at a diminutive level? Which is the beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Or in many cases whether it's in your PC short box or not. Someone can make arguments on both sides for just about ...
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  Ken Reid at his best - collected editions!
Ken Reid's complete contributions to Odhams comics of the 1960s are to be collected in two handsome official hardback books in a slipcase!
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  Justice League: No Justice #2 Review
Thankfully, calmer Martian Manhunter heads prevail and this book got back on track. In the end, we have developments on Earth with what's going on with the rest of the heroes on the planet and what they may face now that Amanda Waller went and blew up ...
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  Asterix: The freedom fighter who conquered the world
Other Jewish comic book artists, like Stan Lee, the former editor-in-chief of Marvel Comics, and Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, the creators of Superman, Goscinny, says Morris, "may have been attracted to the idea of a magic potion that would give you the ...
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  Creators and Fans Share The Impact of BLACK PANTHER
When Marvel's Black Panther arrived in theaters in February, it was unlike any other comic book film that came before it. The movie directed by Ryan Coogler had an effect on hundreds of thousands of viewers. T'Challa (Chadwick Boseman) took charge of ...
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  Stan Lee in $1 Billion lawsuit against company he started
Comic books legend Stan Lee is suing the entertainment company he co-founded for damages topping $1 billion, accusing bosses of trying to steal his image, according to court documents filed Tuesday. The complaint, filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court ...
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  Deadpool 2 character guide: Know your mutants
You can see Deadpool and TJ Miller's Weasel doing interviews to hire people. In the comics, X-Force and Deadpool share the same creator: Rob Liefeld. It is an offshoot of comparatively less belligerent X-Men and was first led by Cable of all people.
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  Frank Miller Returns to Baltimore Comic-Con!
Frank Miller is a comic book writer and artist, a screenwriter, a film director, and a movie producer. Originally from just down the street in Olney, MD, Frank was raised in Montpelier, VT, and eventually found his way to New York City and the comic ...
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  Captain Marvel and the future of the Avengers, explained
However, the upcoming movie references a specific 2012 comic book arc centered on the revamp of Carol Danvers. Penned by Kelly Sue DeConnick and drawn by Dexter Soy with an assist from artist Jamie McKelvie, it finds Carol, previously known as Ms. Marvel ...
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  Next New Character Being Introduced to the MCU After Captain Marvel Revealed
"Ms. Marvel, which is another character in the comic books, the Muslim hero who is inspired by Captain Marvel, is definitely sort of in the works," Feige said. "We have plans for that once we've introduced Captain Marvel to the world," he went on to say.
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  Leaked 'Aquaman' Movie Figure May Reveal Black Manta Design
While it's tough to determine from the figure how the appearance will translate to the film, it teases that director James Wan aims to replicate the comic book character relatively authentically. Details about the film's plot have been kept closely under ...
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  Marvel Studios says Ms. Marvel movie, featuring Muslim superhero, 'definitely sort of in the works'
Feige continued, "But Ms. Marvel, which is another character in the comic books, the Muslim hero who is inspired by Captain Marvel, is definitely sort of in the works." "We have plans for that once we've introduced Captain Marvel to the world," he added.
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  Cartoonist Lucy Bellwood captures the ways inner demons sabotage in her latest comic book
If there's anyone out there who's never felt like an imposter, or suffered from FOMO (fear of missing out), or struggled with self doubt, I sure would like to meet them. Yet, just because these are common human experiences, it doesn't make it any easier to ...
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  Amazing Spider-Man #800 Store Exclusives
We will see if he has any more tricks up his sleeve in the next few months. Did I hear 16??? 32? At that point, just draw a comic, please Scott. Back on regular Earth, there are quite a few other covers and almost all the cover magicians are represented ...
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  IDW's first Sonic comic now the best-selling on record
It's also worth noting that the number doesn't even factor in digital sales, nor any shipments outside of US-based comic book dedicated retailers, so the first month could have been even stronger for IDW. In our series of reviews we thought the new ...
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  When a Bigot Gets His Comic Book Cancelled
This story is a doozy, people, but it comes down to this: Richard Meyer, the writer and operator of a YouTube channel called "Diversity & Comics," ran a successful Indiegogo campaign for his comic book "JAWBREAKER- LOST SOULS." Then it was ...
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  Top 5 Trending Comics #164
Every week before new comic book day, Trending Pop Culture provides the fans with the Top 5 Trending Comics arriving on new comic book day . This list is pulled straight from the latest (weekly) Trending Comics and More article. This week's Top 5 based on Trending Comics and More #527. New Comics and items arriving 5/16/18.
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  VIDEOS - New Comics & More #527
Weekly video look at some of the new release comics and items from the weekly Trending Comics & More article and the Best Comic Covers article. New comics & items arriving 5/16/18.
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  Best Covers - New Comics 5-16-18
New comic book release day 5/16/18. These are our favorite comic covers from the new arrivals this week.
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  Variant Edition mobbed on social media for refusing to stock controversial comic author
An Edmonton comic book store was mobbed on social media after announcing it would not be stocking a title by a controversial author. Variant Edition posted on Twitter Thursday that Jawbreakers, a crowd-funded book that had also lined up a publisher ...
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  Preview: Persephone HC by Loic Locatelli-Kournwsky (Archaia)
French author Loïc Locatelli-Kournwsky presents a modern-day retelling of the Greek myth of Demeter and her daughter Persephone in an exciting universe that blends high-fantasy adventure with visuals reminiscent of Japanese anime and 1950s American-style ...
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  PREVIEWSworld's Featured This Week Comics & Graphic Novels for 5/16
Every week PREVIEWSworld calls attention to those books and graphic novels which stand out from all the rest. These titles from Premier Vendors and independent publishers should be at the top of your list, and can be found at your local comic shop on May 16.
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  New Justice League logo comes with comic relaunch
Comics legends Scott Snyder and Jim Cheung launch the Justice ... is part of a bigger change in a book.
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  Native superheroes should be drawn from real life
So when he got older, he started his own comic book company and went on to establish Indigenous Comic Con. This gave Native writers a chance to create heroes that the current generation could see themselves in, accurate representations of Native characters.
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  First Ethiopian comic book hits the shelves
Jember comic book has made a splash in the comics and visual storytelling industry of Addis. Many are happy there is finally an Ethiopian superhero they can point to. Available in both Amharic and English versions, Jember tells the origin story of a young ...
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