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GPA for CGC Comics
vol 16 no 5 - May 2018 


  Apr-2018 GPA Market Reports
By GPA for Comics

April 2018 REPORTS now available! If you haven't checked out GPA's April Market Reports, then login now and get the lowdown on important CGC sales in last month's action. April 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 2,627,000 individual transactions totaling over $733 Million, since 2002.

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  Bid on 44,148 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 44,148 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.

 


  Opening Lots in Chicago's First Comics & Comic Art Auction Bring $6.44 Million at Heritage Auctions
by Heritage Galleries

The opening lots of Chicago's first public auctiondedicated to vintage comic books and original comic art brought $6,466,982 on Thursday, May 10, at Heritage Auctions, Chicago. In just 90 lots, collectors set two world records for original comic art and pushed auction prices more than two- to thre ... Read more

 


  ComicConnect: Highest Graded Detective Comics #33 at Auction
by ComicConnect

Detective Comics #27, the Batman's first appearance, somehow has no origin story. It took until Detective Comics #33 for readers to learn the story of how Batman came to be. ... Read more

 


  First Appearance of Robin Headlines Hake's Americana & Collectibles' Summer Auction
by GPA for Comics

Coming off their best auction ever, Hake's Americana & Collectibles has turned up the heat for their upcoming auction by offering a CGC 5.5 of a key Golden Age Batman comic, Detective Comics #38, featuring the first appearance of Batman's cheerful sidekick - Robin! ... Read more

 


  Heritage Auctions' Chicago Comics & Comic Art Auction Could Challenge Record For Most Valuable Ever
by Heritage Galleries

The book considered by many to be the "Holy Grail" of comics collecting is expected to compete for top-lot honors at Auctions' Comics & Comic Art Auction May 10-12 in Chicago in what could be the most lucrative comics auction ever held. ... Read more

 


  Bid NOW in the Second City Collection Auction
by ComicConnect

The Second City Collection Auction, featuring "high-grade Golden Age keys, post-code horror titles, and an assortment of cool collectibles starts this coming Monday," explained Vincent Zurzolo, COO. "The single-owner auction was put together by one of the most discerning collectors I've ever met." ... Read more

 


  Free Download - Second City Collection Auction Catalog
by ComicConnect

ComicConnect's Second City Collection Auction catalog is available as a free download. ... Read more

 


  New 9.8 CGC Certified Thor Run in Pedigree Comics' June Grand Auction
by Pedigree Comics

According to Doug Schmell, President and CEO of Pedigree Comics, Inc., his company's upcoming June Grand Auction will feature one of the very best runs of CGC certified Silver and Bronze Age Thor comics ever offered for sale - the brand new Thor run is just incredible and contains over 25 issues bet ... Read more

 


  CGC Online Submissions/Express Drop-Off a BIG Hit
by GPA for Comics

CGC knows that no one wants to waste time filling out paperwork and waiting in long submission lines at a convention. With this in mind, Express Drop-Off was introduced last year so that all CGC members would have free access to its online form for show submissions. ... Read more

 


  More New High Grade CGC Certified Amazing Spider-Man Run in Pedigree Comics' June Grand Auction
by Pedigree Comics

The brand new Amazing Spider-Man run is astounding and contains approximately 80 high grade issues between #5 and #136. Almost every book is 9.4 and higher and most are 9.6 and higher and a majority of them have white pages. ... Read more

 


  2018 CGC Registry Awards - Still Time to Submit!
by GPA for Comics

Ensure your set is at its best by 5 p.m. ET on June 15 to be automatically considered for awards. Winners will be announced July 20. ... Read more

 


  Record-Breaking Prices on Batman titles Highlight Pedigree Comics' Just Completed April Grand Auction
by Pedigree Comics

The results are in from Pedigree Comics, Inc's just completed April Grand Auction. The total sales value was $825,600. ... 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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  'The Death of Superman' Trailer Released
At the time of its release, "The Death of Superman" marked one of the biggest mainstream comic book successes of all time, selling out at comic shops and newsstands and making headline news in mainstream outlets which typically did not write about the ins ...
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  INCREDIBLES 2 Director Brad Bird Isn't Keen On A Marvel/Pixar Crossover But Remains Interested In STAR WARS
Common sense says that since Disney purchased Marvel, Pixar probably should have moved forward with a comic book adaptation of some sort as that combination would no doubt result in a guaranteed hit (the closest we've come to that is Disney Animation's Big ...
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  Production Starts on 'The Kitchen' Adaptation
"The Kitchen" isn't your typical DC Entertainment film, you won't find capes or Krypton in this comic-book adaptation, but you will find three very angry ladies looking for revenge. The studio announced this week that principal photography will ...
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  Trending Comics & More #527
Trending Pop Culture NEW release day 5-16-18
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  Prague book fair puts spotlight on comics, Israeli authors
The annual international book fair and literary festival Book World Prague got underway on Thursday at the city's Výstavište grounds, featuring over 400 exhibitors from 22 countries. I spoke to Radovan Auer, the head of Book World Prague and asked him ...
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  Superman prequel series Krypton coming to E4 in the UK
Despite critics wondering whether the series is a comic book prequel too far, the show will indeed arrive in the UK later this year, although an exact premiere date has yet to be revealed by the folks over at Channel 4. It follows other E4 US exports such ...
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  Will There Be A Female 'Black Panther' Spinoff?
Ryan Coogler definitely solidified his spot in Hollywood after directing Black Panther, the Marvel blockbuster that smashed records earlier this year and first comic book movie led by an predominately black cast. But apparently he's not done with the ...
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  Hot Topic's Harley Quinn Eyeshadow Palette Looks Like An Actual Old School Comic Book
While Suicide Squad might not have reached Avengers-like heights, there was one standout in the group that had fans glued to the screen: Harley Quinn. Sinister, in love with the Joker, and badass in her own right, the villain sparked admiration in comic ...
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  Deadpool apologises to David Beckham after superhero brutally mocked his voice in first film
As Beckham stews over the scene, he receives a text message from the comic book character asking for forgiveness. Deadpool then appears at his front door to apologise with a glass of milk and cookies only to have the door slammed in his face. He later ...
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  New Merrill park to honor famous resident
The park is dedicated to Carl Barks, who would go on to create some of the most iconic comic book and cartoon characters of all-time, though for much of his career, he worked in relative anonymity. Merrill Public Works staff and volunteers from Horizon ...
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  Chris and Reggie's Cosmic Treadmill ep. 89 - Uncle Scrooge #1 (1952)
After some biographical info about Barks, Disney, and Ducks, they go through the entire oversized issue, detailing Uncle Scrooge McDuck's first comic book appearance. Then, while capping off the monumental life of Carl Barks, they try to untangle the ...
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  Disney CEO says the future of Marvel movies includes 'a new franchise' beyond 'Avengers' - here's what that could mean
There are plenty of comic-book characters who would make worthy additions to the MCU - but how would they fit into the grand scheme of things? The most logical answer lies in the Disney-Fox deal, which, should it be finalized, would give Disney and ...
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  Annette Bening Will Star In Captain Marvel
The 59-year-old actress has signed up for the female-led Marvel Studios film alongside Brie Larson, in what is thought to be her first comic book movie. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Bening looks set to play a scientist but full details of her ...
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  GOTHAM's Morena Baccarin Is Ready To Make Our Dreams Come True By Playing Catwoman Or Poison Ivy
Since then, she's received a great deal of acclaim for starring in the first few seasons of Homeland and shown up in a number of popular comic book adaptations, including Gotham, The Flash, and Deadpool. However, when will we get to see the actress finally ...
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  Deadpool 2: First script featured the Merc with a Mouth as a father
Most comic book fans would argue that the foul-mouthed, trigger-happy Deadpool isn't exactly father figure material, but the man behind the Merc with a Mouth would beg to differ. "The genesis of it was 'What if Deadpool had a child?' Like, what if we ...
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  Samantha Cutrara receives IBBY research grant to focus on how comics depict Canadian history
"The article that I wrote [on Louis Riel] highlighted that while graphic novels and comic books can be a really interesting medium for telling stories in new ways, we still have to be aware of the ways in which visual representation of these histories ...
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  Shuster's Saga A Conundrum In Color
It's a classic David vs. Goliath story, even if David is not really the winner in this tale, and in many ways, it's the Big Bang of American comic book history. Even if there are great books about the topic, to me it was obvious that this has to be ...
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  Women in Comics: Star Wars
With the latest Star Wars movie, Solo: A Star Wars Story, coming to theaters later this month, it seems like a great time to explore Star Wars comics. In the years since the first Star Wars movie was released, there has been a huge range of licensed books ...
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  Number One Comics - April 2018
Here is a recap of all the number one comics covered from the Trending Comics articles during the month of April.
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  Top 5 Trending Comics #163
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 #526.
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  Upcoming superhero movies: Deadpool 2, Aquaman and more
They also have existing fanbase among Marvel and DC comic-book readers who are perpetually excited to see their beloved superheroes (or supervillains) come alive on the big screen. This year has seen two superhero movies, both from Marvel, and these films ...
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  Comic book review: Koshchei the Deathless #5
Now we get to learn about some of the deeper moments of Koshchei's life, from his upbringing, all the way to his locking away his own soul to become unkillable. Koshchei becomes the unwilling servant of Baba Yaga, the legendary witch. Apparently he can ...
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  IN PICTURES: Portsmouth Comic Con
Portsmouth Comic Con, held at the Guildhall, entertained comic book fans from all walks of life, from die-hard DC lovers to cosplayers, retro gamers and families looking for a fun day out. To see our full picture gallery click on the link at the top of the ...
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  New Comics This Week #526 - Videos
A weekly video look at some of the covers from the weekly Trending Comics & More article and the Best Comic Covers article. New comics arriving 5/9/18.
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  Free Comic Book Day 2018: Where In Arbutus To Get Yours
ARBUTUS, MD - Free Comic Book Day is slated for Saturday, and one store in Arbutus plans to participate in the event. Lost in all the record-breaking box-office talk about "Black Panther" and "Avengers: Infinity War" has been the popular comic book event ...
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  Marvel-ous time at Crash Comics
Aurora Taylor, and Tessa Taylor wave to cars as they pass Crash Comics on Saturday in Paducah. In honor of its monthly Free Comic Book Day, Crash Comics gave three free comics to everyone who entered the store Saturday.
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  SONIC THE HEDGEHOG COMIC BOOKS CONTINUE TO SELL OUT
SAN DIEGO, CA (April 19, 2018) - IDW Publishing is proud to announce that the first three issues of the new Sonic the Hedgehog comic book series has sold out at the Distributor level and will receive further printings. In addition to the complete sell ...
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  Invader Zim: Free Comic Book Day 2018 #1
The Floopsy Bloops Shmoopsy wiki last edited by pikahyper on 05/05/18 11:24PM View full history Remember that funny green alien you used to watch on TV? No, not that one. No, no, the other green alien. Okay, it's ZIM, alright? Invader ZIM! Well, ZIM ...
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  What's even better than comic books? Free comic books!
SCRANTON - Lily Hunting excitedly pointed out comic book characters decorating the walls of Comics on the Green as she picked out three free comic books. Comics on the Green in downtown Scranton participated in its 17th Free Comic Book Day on Saturday ...
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  Title Wave: Fans snap up samples on Free Comic Book Day
BROWNSVILLE - While thumbing through boxes of comic books Saturday morning at Nostalgia Video Games and Comics, Carlos Marshall found a few gems. Chief among them were three issues of Amazing Spider-man that made up one large poster when placed side by side.
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  Kevin Smith in NJ: filmmaker returns to Red Bank, Atlantic Highlands
Kevin Smith in NJ: filmmaker returns to Red Bank, Atlantic Highlands In time for Free Comic Book Day, Kevin Smith visits Jay and Silent Bob's Secret Stash in Red Bank Check out this story on app.com: https://on.app.com/2rndqKk
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  Happy Free Comic Book Day 2018!
It's that time of year again! Today marked the seventeenth Free Comic Book Day, that annual celebration when comic shops nationwide offer no-strings-attached goodies as a form of community outreach in honor of that time-honored medium where words and ...
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  'Venom' Movie Art Provides New Look at Symbiote
In promotion of Free Comic Book Day, fans can obtain a new print of the anti-hero. Check it out below: Pick up an exclusive #Venom art print in celebration of @FreeComicBook Day and Venom 's 30th anniversary while supplies last today. This version of ...
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  Duluth store participates in 'Free Comic Book Day'
For all you comic book enthusiasts out there Saturday is your lucky day, as its Free Comic Book Day worldwide. Rogue Robot Games & Comics store in Duluth is one of the thousands of comic book shops around the world celebrating the day. Each year, thousands ...
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  Marvel Movies Can't Lose, So Why Can't The Comics Win?
That's actually a fairly traditional approach in the comic book industry, where Hal Jordan was succeeded by John Stewart, or Tony Stark passed on the Iron Man suit to James Rhodes. But it had never been done on such a scale before. But the timing is ...
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  From page to screen: Longtime Archie Comics creator reflects on 30 years with much-loved characters
"They're sort of a part of the fabric of America, as far as comic books go." Parent is one of the guests at this weekend's Fan Expo in Regina, and will be chatting with people about his work over the last 30 years with the comic book publisher. Parent said ...
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  Best Covers - New Comics 5-9-18
New comic book release day 5/9/18. These are our favorite comic covers from the new arrivals this week. Shown below are the comic book covers with the cover artist.
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  Trending Comics & More #526
Trending Pop Culture NEW release day 5-9-18
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  How to Buy (or Borrow, or Beg) Comics
If you're not sure, just call it a comic! It's a catchall term for the medium and anyone who claims it's lowbrow can stuff it. Now that you know what they're called, how do you buy them? Trades/Graphic Novels/"You know, like books. But with ...
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  'Captain Marvel' Will Be The Most Powerful Character In Marvel Universe
Though the comic book was adapted in video games, novels, cartoons, and even a live stage show; this forthcoming movie will be a game changer, because fans will finally see a woman headline in a Marvel solo movie. Interestingly, the box features the same ...
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  Black Panther's Secret Brother Returns in Prequel Comic
Another comic book deep-cut, Jakarra debuted in Black Panther #6 back in 1977. A child that King T'Chaka had with another woman, Jakarra tries claiming his supposed birthright by exposing himself to raw Vibranium, mutating himself into a monstrous creature.
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  Drax Should Be More Than Just Comic Relief
Drax has always been one of the more humorous characters in the Marvel cinematic universe; in keeping with the rest of the Guardians of the Galaxy, he's more light relief than hard-hitting drama, but his role in Avengers: Infinity War feels belittled ...
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  Marvel's action flick 'Deadpool 2' to world premiere in Seoul
"We always wanted the second film to be a family film," he said. "It is about family. 'Deadpool 1' is a love story masquerading as a comic book movie, while 'Deadpool 2' is a family film masquerading as a comic book movie." Asked about a sequel, Reynolds ...
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  X-Force Reading Order
During the absolute peak of X-Men comic book sales popularity, an all-new Xtreme tactical strike team named X-Force was born. While initially and frequently fronted by Cable, the X-Force tag has covered a variety of X-teams throughout the years ...
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  Nicolas Cage Almost Starred in ‘Green Hornet', Which Sounds Like It Would Have Been Wild
Who are the most memorable villains in comic book movie history? Jack Nicholson and Heath Ledger's Jokers, Michelle Pfeiffer's Catwoman, and Tom Hiddleston's Loki are the obvious heavy hitters in that category, and arguments could be made to include ...
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  Motor City Comic Con 2018 Expands Guest Roster with Iconic SUPERMAN Cast Members, THE OFFICE Actors & More
About Motor City Comic Con: Michigan's largest pop-culture event since 1989, Motor City Comic Con gathers comic book and multimedia dealers from across the country, offering a vast variety of pop-culture merchandise, including comics, art, t-shirts ...
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  Alex Segura Discusses Crime Fiction, Comic Book Writing, and His New Book Blackout
Crime novelist and comic book writer Alex Segura is making waves in the publishing world these days. Not only has his upcoming book Blackout (released 5/8 from Polis Books) earned attention from reviewers far and wide, but his Pete Fernandez Miami Mystery ...
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  Netflix Wins Michael B Jordan's Next Comic Book Role
Michael B Jordan will be in a comic book movie once again as he is teaming up with Black Panther co-writer Joe Robert Cole for the Vault Comic title "Failsafe." Deadline exclusively reports that Netflix won the auction with a bid in the upper six ...
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  Top 5 Trending Comics #162
Every week before new comic book day, Trending Pop Culture provides our fans with the Top 5 Trending Comics arriving on new comic book day . This list is pulled straight from the latest (weekly) Trending Hot Picks article. This week's Top 5 based on Trending Hot Picks #525. New Comics arriving 5/2/18.
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  Superhero 101: The Avengers
Ahead of 'Avengers: Infinity War,' brush up on the Marvel squad's comic book origins. In the Marvel Cinematic Universe, one superhero group brings an assortment of popular superheroes together. No, not the X-Men, who sadly cannot participate in the ...
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  Stan Lee net worth: How much is Marvel's Stan Lee worth?
Avengers co-creator Stan Lee, 95, helped transform Marvel from a small publishing house into a giant media corporation. The comic book genius is responsible for creating many well known superheroes, including Daredevil and Spider Man, together with other ...
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  Preview of The Walking Dead comic issue 179: New World Order Part 5 of 6
The long wait until a new issue of The Walking Dead comic book series is almost over and the May 2018 issue titled 'New World Order Part 5 of 6' is set to continue to the story revealing The Commonwealth to the survivors of the Alexandria. Fans were ...
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  VENOM Managed To Top WONDER WOMAN's Trailer Views In Its First 24 Hours Online
According to a new report, the Marvel Comics adaptation amassed over 64.3 million views in its first 24 hours online. It debuted at CinemaCon before being released and these numbers are particularly surprising considering the fact a low-res version leaked ...
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  Best Covers - New Comics 5-2-18

New comic book release day 5/2/18. These are our favorite comic covers from the new arrivals this week.
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  Trending Comics #525
Now Trending Pop Culture NEW comics set to release 5-2-18
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  New Comics This Week #525 - Videos
A weekly video look at some of the covers from the weekly Trending Hot Picks article. New comics arriving 5/2/18.
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  Attend a festival in Mumbai dedicated to self-published comic books
As Mumbai gears up to host a festival dedicated to self-published comic books, here's looking at an emerging trend where Indian artists are breaking stereotypes associated with the genre A gang of boys who go picnicking in a comic book store, wait with ...
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  Suicide Squad Director David Ayer Says ‘Marvel Is Killing It'
Two years ago while promoting Suicide Squad, Ayer took a shot at Marvel in a short and blunt way, which understandably only heightened the fan conflict between the two competing comic houses. Whether it was a joke or not, the filmmaker received flak from ...
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  Female Viking Comic Book Heathen Getting Film Adaptation
It seems like virtually every comic book on the stands is being optioned for a film in a bid to make the next Avengers: Infinity War. Heathen - a 2017 series published by Vault Comics - has become the latest critically-acclaimed graphic novel to be ...
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  Legendary Czech children's comics and novels make comeback
The edition is being prepared in cooperation with the Scout Foundation of Jaroslav Foglar. Jaroslav Foglar's comics and adventure books have developed a cult following among generations of Czechs and to this day he remains one of the most popular ...
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  What's Next for the Marvel Cinematic Universe?
seemed like little more than the late-night fantasy of fanboys and girls with way too many comic books on their brains. But now, 10 years and $5.9 billion in worldwide box office later -- after the MCU was born with the release of Iron Man in 2008 -- that ...
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  More Comics and Graphic Novels for Reluctant Readers
My initial article was more of a beginner's guide to the comic format, rather than a comprehensive list of recommendations; so in this article I'd like to focus more on the books, and less on format. There are so many graphic novels and comics getting ...
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  Expo evolution: New ownership won't change things at Calgary's comic show
For fans of comic books and graphic novels, the Expo will have two of the most high-profile artists, including Uncanny X-Men illustrator Jim Lee and Deadpool creator Rob Liefeld. Jason Momoa, who plays Aquaman in DC Justice League and played Khal Drogo in ...
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  Marvel's New Era of Avengers Comics Begins NOW
Here are the new twists and developments that fans will need to know before diving back into the simplified Avengers corner of Marvel's Universe: Though Agent Carter introduced us to a version of Jarvis that resembles his comic book counterpart ...
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  Fantastic Four Returning to Marvel Comics
The first family of Marvel Comics, who ushered in the Silver Age at the publisher ... Reed Richards in particular angered and alienated longtime fans of the original book. Over in the main continuity, splitting up the team and having two members vanish ...
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  Marvel heroes together en masse for 'Avengers: Infinity War'
This week, Marvel Studios unleashes the highly-anticipated "Avengers: Infinity War" on theaters worldwide, almost 10 years to the day that it introduced movie fans to its ever-expanding comic book world with "Iron Man." The film, set to hit US ...
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  Comic Creator J.M. DeMatteis On His Next Big Project
However, comic book writer and scripter J.M. DeMatteis has worked on all three, along with comics starring Green Lantern, Justice League, and a rebooted version of the Scooby Doo gang. In this exclusive interview, we discuss his comic creating process ...
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  Big Planet Comics
with my patient parents driving me and my brother around to every comic book store each summer. I eventually ended up back in Washington DC, where Big Planet Comics had opened nearby since I lived there before. With the Small Press Expo (SPX) started up ...
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  Why Thanos's 'girlfriend' won't appear in Avengers: Infinity War
Both film and comic give the big purple giant the desire to wipe out half ... Avengers: Infinity War will be released on April 26 in the UK and April 27 in the US. Book tickets now. Want up-to-the-minute entertainment news and features?
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  5 Things We Learned From The Venom Trailer
And considering the character's comic book history, it is possible he will experiment on himself before the film's final credits. Curiously, the comic book Drake has not been seen for sometime, which may change come Fall. But the absence of Spider-Man ...
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  Big secrets, bumper box-office for 'Avengers: Infinity War'
Secrecy was key during filming on the Walt Disney Co movie, which brings together almost every comic-book hero in Marvel's cinematic universe for an all-out battle with supervillain Thanos. Most of the actors were given scripts for only the scenes they ...
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  Top 5 Trending Comics #161
Every week before new comic book day, Trending Pop Culture provides our fans with the Top 5 Trending Comics arriving on new comic book day. This week's Top 5 based on Trending Hot Picks #524. New Comics arriving 4/25/18.
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  Awesome Dispatches from the Museum of Comics and Cartoon Art Fest
Here's Gabe Fowler, who runs Desert Island Comics and the Comic Arts Brooklyn Festival. He gave me a Cliff Bar and showed me his favorite book of the fair, which was Plus Si Etente by Dominique Goblet and Kai Pfeiffer. Here's my haul from this year's ...
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  New Comics This Week #524 - Videos
A weekly video look at some of the covers from the weekly Trending Hot Picks article. New comics arriving 4/25/18.
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  Best Covers - New Comics 4-25-18
New comic book release day 4/25/18. These are our favorite comic covers from the new arrivals this week.
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  Matt Reeves' Batman possibilities from the comic books
The Batman director Matt Reeves listed some of his favorite Batman comics. Could that mean anything toward the movie? Director Matt Reeves is quite active on Twitter lately, as he answers numerous questions. What can this all mean for his Batman film?
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  I Asked People Who Don't Watch Marvel Movies To Explain Them And Here's What Happened
It's hard to avoid Marvel movies these days (I, for one, welcome our comic book overlords). Even if you haven't watched any, they've permeated our culture so much it's impossible not to know SOMETHING about them, right? I put this theory to the test by ...
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  Frankenstein and Latin America's Darth Vader invade San Diego Comic Fest
Comic artists, from the Union-Tribune's Pulitzer Prize-winning Steve Breen to "La Cucaracha's" Lalo Alcaraz, will share secrets of their craft. Guests of honor include Karen Berger, Karen Berger, editor of the Berger Books for comic book publisher ...
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  Old School Comic-Con Comes to Concord
CONCORD, NH - For organizers of the Old School Comic Show, comic books themselves will remain the star of the show. Little Big Comics owner Jason Brodnick said he wanted to make the kind of show he would want to attend as a comic collector of 40 years.
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  Trending Hot Picks #524
NEW comics set to release 4-25-18
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  Thanos, the villain of Avengers: Infinity War, explained
Why is he coming to Earth? Is purple his real color? What's he like in the comic books? Does he have friends? What does he like to do for fun? And most importantly, what makes him different, and more important, than all the other villains the Avengers ...
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  'The Big Bang Theory' Season 11, Episode 21 recap: The comic book store is in peril
The boys see change hit close to home as their beloved comic book store gets overrun with strangers on Season 11, Episode 21 of "The Big Bang Theory." The episode opens with the boys on the roof tinkering with Raj's new high-powered telescope. As they ...
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  GEEK PICK OF THE DAY: Enter Apokolips With Jack Kirby's Fourth World Omnibus
Anyone who knows me and my takes on comic books knows that I absolutely love Darkseid. I love that he's obsessed with something called the Anti-Life Equation. I love that Michael Ironside voiced him. I love watching him slap Superman around. But not only ...
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  Marvel Super Heroes arrive at Madame Tussauds in Blackpool
visitors will step right in to the action and come face-to-face with their favourite comic book and film heroes. Incorporating four distinct zones, the new area will include a number of new figures as well as interactive experiences to truly excite and ...
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  In Mount Prospect: An Action Comics book, before there was Superman
A prototype of a comic book nameplate known the world over -- which had to be created before Superman could be -- was on display for awestruck suburban superhero devotees Wednesday in Mount Prospect. Before Action Comics #1 -- the book that introduced the ...
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  Happy Birthday Superman! Celebrating 80 years of the Man of Steel in 80 seconds, watch
Who would have thought that a comic book superhero created by two high school students from Cleveland, Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, in 1933 would become the most popular fictional and pop-culture character in the world. While the duo sold the character to ...
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  Nu Metro Brings Limited Edition Avengers: Infinity War Theatre Cup Toppers To South Africa
The stage is set for one of the biggest comic book films ever, Marvel's Avengers: Infinity War. Ten years in the making, fans from across the globe are excited to see the end of a huge chapter for our beloved heroes. Joining in on the excitement ...
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  Man Of Steel, Belted: 'Action Comics #1000' And The Return Of A Super-Accessory
Action Comics debuted on April 18, 1938 (it was cover-dated June ... It took a while for the publisher to realize that Superman was the book's main draw, however. It wasn't until issue #19 that he was made a permanent fixture on the cover.
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  Steven Spielberg Set to Direct DC's BLACKHAWK Film
to produce action-adventure "Blackhawk". Based on the classic comic-book property, the project will mark the filmmaker's first feature centered on characters from the DC universe. Spielberg most recently directed "Ready Player One" for Warner Bros.,
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  Action Comics #1000, explained
There is only one big event in comics today: the release of Action Comics #1000. The 80-page special features the work of nearly two dozen writers and artists - from modern creators like Scott Snyder to classic artists like José Louis García Lopez and ...
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  DC Comics Announces Epic Crossover between He-Man and Injustice
It was one of my favorite comic books from last year. The story will see a robotic impostor take control of Eternia believing He-Man and the Masters of the Universe have been defeated. However, He-Man will quickly regain control from this imposter.
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  Comics | This Week's New & Noteworthy | April 18th
Celebrate 1000 issues of Action Comics with an all-star lineup of top talent as they pay tribute to the comic that started it all! From today's explosive action to a previously unpublished tale illustrated by the legendary Curt Swan to the Man of ...
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  News: The Sci-Fi Action/Adventure Comic Book Omega 1 Is Making A Comeback
Like the recent restoration of The X-Files, Twin Peaks, Roseanne, Pizza Hut's All-You-Can-Eat deal and Fangoria magazine, popular superhero comic book series Omega 1 is eyeing a relaunch in print– and with it, a new-live action series! Omega 1 is an ...
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  Amazing Spiderman celebrates its 800th edition as the longest Marvel comic book
The longest comic superhero in Marvel Comics is celebrating its big birthday. Comic 'Amazing Spider-Man' reached the 800th edition and the longest-running Marvel comic edition. The Spider-Man superhero character first appeared in 1962.
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  Female Superhero Comic 'Omega 1' Eyes Relaunch.
popular superhero comic book series OMEGA 1 is eyeing a relaunch in print– and with it, a new-live action series! OMEGA 1 is an action/adventure comic book series featuring female superhero "Meg Vasalie" aka "Omega 1", a genetically modified she ...
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  GO BACK TO 1984 WITH TERMINATOR: SECTOR WAR FROM DARK HORSE COMICS
There's no telling if or when we'll get another Terminator movie. Fortunately, it's a lot easier to make a comic book. The franchise is getting a new mini-series from Dark Horse Comics called Terminator: Sector War. Written by Brian Wood and ...
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  Bookmarked: The Secret Headquarters offers snug retreat for comic book lovers
Los Angeles is home to a multitude of specialized bookstores, from those oriented toward horror and mystery to others with more practical focuses, like cookbooks. Follow columnist Clea Wurster as she explores the many niche literary interests the city ...
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  Top 5 Trending Comics #160
This week's Top 5 based on Trending Hot Picks #523. New Comics arriving 4/18/18.
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  The South's Biggest FREE Comic Con Returns to Port Solent
television shows and comic books. Building on last year's hugely successful event, Port Solent, in conjunction with GoGeek Events, has brought some exciting new attractions and evening entertainment for the whole family to enjoy. Guests will have to be on ...
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  Interview | Writer Ryan O'Sullivan, artist Plaid Klaus go inside Image Comics' 'Void Trip'
It's smart, but it's also goofy. It's funny. But it is also haunting. In advance of its collected edition (which hits comic shops on May 30 and other book retailers on June 5), I talked via email with O'Sullivan and Klaus about how the series came together ...
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  Chautauqua Comics To Host 80 Years Of Superman' Event Wednesday
Its original incarnation ran from 1938 to 2011 and stands as one of the longest-running comic books with consecutively numbered issues. "This is about history," Steffens said. "Superman has always been my favorite (comic book) character, and for any ...
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  Best Covers - New Comics 4-18-18
New comic book release day 4/18/18.
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  New Comics This Week #523 - Videos
A weekly video look at some of the covers from the weekly Trending Hot Picks article. New comics arriving 4/18/18.
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  Superman at 80, still fighting for truth, justice and the American way
This week, DC Comics will also release a 384-page hardcover companion book called "Action Comics: 80 years of Superman" (DC, $29.99), with classic Superman stories including a never-before-seen 12-page Superman story by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster culled ...
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  Awesome pictures of superheroes, droids, and more at Cambridgeshire's Geek Con
Comic book fans, gamers, and geeks are descending on Duxford this weekend as the Imperial War Museum plays host to Geek Con! Superheroes, Power Rangers, droids, and dragons all arrived to relive some of their favourite fantasy and sci-fi scenes ...
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  Free Comic Book Day Gets Legendary
MONTCLAIR, N.J., April 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Comic book legend Greg Hildebrandt is appearing at East Side Mags in Montclair for Free Comic Book Day, May 5, 2018 – a day to promote comics (both old & new titles) and give both old and new fans an ...
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  Stan Lee Files Lawsuit Against Former Business Manager
Marvel comic book creator Stan Lee has hit his former business manager with a massive lawsuit alleging fraud, conversion, financial abuse of an elder, and misappropriation of his name and likeness. According to the suit, a former business associate of Lee ...
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  Cursed: Lady of the Lake Netflix Series Coming from Frank Miller
Netflix is pulling a sword from a stone in its upcoming original series Cursed. Based on King Arthur's Lady of the Lake figure, the project comes from comic book writer/artist Frank Miller (The Dark Knight Returns, Sin City) and Puss in Boots writer ...
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