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12/15/2018
  Master Race Original Art Lifts Heritage Auctions' Comics and Comic Art Auctions Week Past $11.1 Million
The original art for the comic story that changed how comics told stories set a new world record and claimed top-lot honors to help Heritage Auctions' Comics & Comic Art auction reach $10,776,936 in total sales Nov. 15-17 in Dallas.
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12/15/2018
  CGC and Harvestor Investments Partner on Label for Marvel Comic Foils
Certified Guaranty Company (CGC) and Harvestor Investments have partnered to create a special CGC Marvel Comics certification label for the new Amazing Fantasy #15 Silver and Gold Foils.
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12/15/2018
  Consign Now to Hake's Auctions
Get your CGC-graded comic books to Hake’s for inclusion in the Spring 2019 auction. Consignments are arriving daily. Now is the time to reserve space!
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12/15/2018
  High Grade Golden Age Batman and Superman in Pedigree Comics' January DC Auction
Pedigrees' Special DC Grand Auction will feature a few different collections, all of them in high grade CGC certified condition. Almost all of the books are 9.4 and higher and the majority are in 9.8 or 9.6 grade.
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12/15/2018
  ComicConnect: Last Chance to Add Comics to First Auction of 2019
You only have until Friday December 21st to get your consignment lists to ComicConnect for their first 2019 sale.
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12/15/2018
  ComicConnect: Record Auction Price on Action Comics #10 CGC 3.5
ComicConnect sells copy of Action Comics #10 CGC 3.5 Wednesday, December 12 for $107,000.
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12/15/2018
  $1.96 Million: The Most Valuable Animation Auction Ever Held
A 1969 painting from The Haunted Mansion in New Orleans Square sparked a flurry of competitive bidding en route to claiming top-lot honors in Heritage Auctions’ Animation Art Auction Dec. 8-9 in Beverly Hills, California.
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12/15/2018
  DC Comics Censors Heroes In Crisis #7 Poison Ivy Cover Art Following SJW Outcry
We see SJWs affecting works of art in oftentimes negative ways, from video games to movies to comic books. The latest victim of the SJW stinger is DC Comics' Heroes In Crisis issue #7, which featured ...
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12/15/2018
  'Aquaman' Middle of the road superhero movie
Aquaman checks all the formulas of a superhero movie, but the weight of its story is light.Comic books have reached across generations, commented on unrest and entertained many. The good ones offer an ...
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12/15/2018
  How To Find Love Even When You're a Pile of Rocks & Diversity In Comics
Speaking of finding true love, comic books are keeping up with the times and giving us characters that are both straight and are LGB (no T at this point), which isn't necessarily a bad thing no ...
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12/15/2018
  Trek Comics Review: ''STAR TREK vs. TRANSFORMERS'' #3
However, I think that's the draw for this book. It's improbable and unexpected ... I couldn't forgive the fact that they were originally toys, and that I was aware that both comics (published by Marve...
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12/15/2018
  Miles Morales' Comic Backstory (& What The Spider-Verse Movie Changes)
But who is Miles Morales, and how comic-book-accurate is Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse? This Page: Miles' Comic Origins (& Movie Changes) Page 2: Miles Morales' Future in Spider-Man Movies The Ori...
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12/15/2018
  Avengers comic drops reference to Brexit through Captain Britain and nothing is sacred
We're a punchline in a comic book! Yay! Seriously though, if Brexit is the reason we're not getting a Captain Britain movie I'll be pissed. In the comic book iteration of Avengers, Thanos hasn't ...
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12/15/2018
  Why Superman is the Most Important Comic Book Movie of All Time
The comic book movie as we know it turns 40 this month with the anniversary of 1978's iconic, unforgettable Superman: The Movie. Most genre fans -- even those who weren't alive when Christopher Reeve ...
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12/15/2018
  Monsters of the Midway Comic Strip - Power Surge
This season, follow along as we tell the story of the Monsters of the Midway defending Chicago from a weekly nemesis drawn from the 2018 schedule. Today, the Monsters seek the origin of a slimy yellow ...
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12/15/2018
  Eibon Press Releasing Supremely Gory 'Zombie' Comic Book Series in a Collected Graphic Novel!
We're absolutely loving the insanely gory comic books that Eibon Press has been putting out, and up next they've collected together their 4-issue adaptation of Lucio Fulci's Zombie for their ...
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12/15/2018
  Preview: Disney Comics and Stories #2
Stefano Ambrosio, Per Wiking, and Tom Anderson (w) - Claudio Sciarrone and Vicar (a) - Paolo Campinoti and Marco Colletti (c) Two new stories for U.S. readers make the second issue of this new series ...
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12/14/2018
  DC Cancels Comic Book Series 'Border Town' After Abuse Claims
DC Entertainment imprint DC Vertigo reportedly ha canceled comic book series Border Town effective immediately. According to The Hollywood Reporter, all orders for the unreleased issues 5 and 6 of the ...
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12/14/2018
  'The Batman Who Laughs #1' (review)
This is the one comic book I've been salivating for. The Batman Who Laughs was a surprise fan favorite during the Metal storyline so it makes sense that there would be a limited series with him in it. ...
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12/14/2018
  Aquaman Comics Reading Order
But comic book fans have known for decades that Aquaman is indeed a great superhero. Since the 1940s, Aquaman has been a constant star of DC Comics. In fact, along with Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, ...
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12/14/2018
  The Lost Light in IGNs Best Comic Series 2018
Good news comics fans - IDW Comic's The Lost Light is in the running for IGN's Best Comic Series Of The Year 2018! The Lost Light is up against some stiff competition from Batman, Black Hammer: Age Of ...
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12/14/2018
  This vernacular digital comic book platform took on the twin challenges of growth and reach and emerged victorious
Comics and superheroes are the stuff that many youngsters' dreams are made of. For a large section of Indian readers, regional comic books in the languages that they are most comfortable with ...
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12/13/2018
  Preview: Buffy The Vampire Slayer #1 by Bellaire, Mora, & Whedon
Studios. BOOM! Studios today unveiled a first look at BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER #1, the highly anticipated start of the all new BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER monthly comic book series that will debut on Jan...
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12/13/2018
  Expectations vs Reality: My 18 Favourite Books of 2018
I'm sorry for not doing you justice, book. I'm getting Queens of Geek vibes from the blurb of Ship It, and all I can is YAAAAS! Fangirls! Comic Con! Gay characters! Fanfic! I'm just so excited for thi...
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12/13/2018
  Aquaman (2018) REVIEW - Wet Behind The Ears
Directed by horror master James Wan making a leap to the comic book universe, Aquaman tells the story of the born king of Atlantis, Arthur Curry (Jason Momoa), who must stop his half-brother King ...
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12/13/2018
  Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Review
The animation looks like a mix of comic book and pop graffiti art brought to life onscreen. Considering Miles' love for graffiti art mixed with a classic, iconic comic book style, this makes ...
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12/13/2018
  Spider-Man Into the Spider-Verse Movie Review: Engaging Film with Exemplary Soundtrack
It brings to life the comic book as it manages to revitalise Spider-man and his universe in an even more effective, fun and original way than any of its previous renditions. The film is a coming-of-ag...
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12/13/2018
  Why Three Directors Made Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
We were still discovering a lot of things. Rothman: Part of the goal, it wasn't just to recreate a comic book. In a lot of ways, it was to recreate the feeling of reading a comic book which is a very ...
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12/13/2018
  MOVIE REVIEW: 'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse' is a comic book done right
On the poster for "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse," there are a half-dozen "Spider beings" falling out of the New York City skyline and none of them look the same. There's a mixed-race teen boy, a ...
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12/13/2018
  Comic Book Review: The Black Order #2
Here we are again with one of my favorite debuts from Marvel this year. There's something about the name of this team that just calls for excitement. These are villains who embrace the despicable thin...
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12/13/2018
  Comic Book Review: Go Go Power Rangers #15
Go Go Power Rangers #14 continued to take advantage of the thrill that comes with exploration. This is the Rangers' first taste of off-planet adventure, their first taste of what it means to have to c...
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12/13/2018
  Dollar Bin Digging 14
With Amazon Prime members getting a sneak peek at Aquaman this weekend, I thought it was a good time to look at some cheap books from the depths of the ... a full blown origin for Black Manta. Like ma...
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12/13/2018
  The Biggest And Most Important Comic Book Crossover Is Coming To TV Next Year
The Arrowverse's big three-part crossover ended last night and it was a lot of fun, but the last minute of the crossover was truly unprecedented. It contained the announcement of a sequel to the cross...
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12/13/2018
  The Batman Who Laughs #1 review
The apex predator of the DC Universe is back. Facebook0 Twitter Every comic book fan knows three simple truths: new comic books come out on Wednesday, with great power comes great responsibility, and ...
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12/13/2018
  Bandy Designys: New French Comics Through the Wrong End of the Telescope
Anybody who's worked a shift at the comic store counter can tell you that the whiff of mental infirmity is a little stronger among enthusiasts of sequential art than elsewhere. Should proof be require...
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12/13/2018
  Salinas Valley Comic Con honors the legacy of comics legend Stan Lee.
He and his artist partners, like Jack Kirby and Steve Ditko, revolutionized comic book superheroes in the 1960s, entangling them in mortal and topical issues like family dynamics (Fantastic Four) and ...
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12/10/2018
  Top 5 Trending Comics #193
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 12/12/18. 
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12/10/2018
  Shazam! teaser poster reveals Zachary Levi as DC superhero
Fans of comic book movies are being spoiled this month; new Captain Marvel footage, the release of Aquaman - not to mention the highly anticipated trailer and name reveal for the fourth Avengers film, ...
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12/10/2018
  The Helsinki comic book shop that keeps things heroically old-school
Juha Aarnisalo set out to be a banker. Before long, though, he was drawn to the family business. His father, Raimo, opened an antiquarian bookstore in Helsinki in the early 1970s, called Kulku ...
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12/10/2018
  Stan Lee was a champion of the silver age of comic books
Stan Lee, who as chief writer and editor of Marvel Comics helped create some of the most enduring superheroes of the 20th century and was a major force behind the breakout successes of the comic-book ...
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12/9/2018
  Trending Comics & More #556
Here are this week's top trending comic books and new items headed your way this Wednesday 12-12-18
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12/9/2018
  Best Covers NEW Comics 12/12/18
New comic book release day 12/12/18. These are our favorite comic covers from the new arrivals this week.
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12/7/2018
  The New Green Arrow is Black Canary (in Comics, Not TV)
Recent issues of Green Arrow have seen Oliver pitted against a new vigilante called The Citizen. Previously targeting white-collar criminals who had bribed the police to escape justice, The Citizen's ...
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12/7/2018
  Laguardia #1 Review: A Sci-Fi Comic Full of Beautiful Black People
She's a multi-threat creative, with Hugo, Nebula, and World Fantasy Awards for her fiction, an HBO deal in the works to adapt her stellar novel Who Fears Death into prestige television, and a growing ...
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12/7/2018
  Why Titans Is The Comic Book TV Show More People Should Be Talking About
Every superhero squad on TV is similar in some way, admittedly. For instance, The CW's Team Arrow, Team Flash and Legends are all distinct, but have shared members between them, and are comparable in ...
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12/7/2018
  Comic Book and Sobering Conversations Combine at ''Cost of Production'' Event
A comic book might seem an unlikely medium through which to convey the complexities of the coffee trade or inequity in the value chain, yet anything that gets the conversation started is a good thing. ...
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12/7/2018
  Thieves steal hundreds of dollars worth of comics in Southside, Mandarin
Two comic book stores in Jacksonville were the targets of thieves who made off with hundreds of dollars worth of comics, according to the businesses' posts to Facebook Wednesday. Mythical Mountain, a ...
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12/6/2018
  New Sentences: From 'The Comic Book Story of Professional Wrestling'
- From "The Comic Book Story of Professional Wrestling: A Hardcore, High-Flying, No-Holds-Barred History of the One True Sport" (Ten Speed Press, 2018, Page 33), by Aubrey Sitterson and Chris Moreno. ...
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12/6/2018
  Stan Lee: Who is his greatest comic creation?
turn Marvel into a major comic book brand in the 1960s. As we remember the superhero creator, who has died at the age of 95, here are just some of his legendary creations, now immortalised in film.
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12/6/2018
  Captain Marvel Gets Another New Origin Story For Her MCU Debut
There have been some brief instances of brainwashing and some typical comic book flavored stakes involving memory loss and time travel, but nothing that would really necessitate her origin involve her ...
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12/6/2018
  British Museum plans exhibition on Japanese comic book phenomenon Manga
Manga - the popular Japanese comic books - are arriving at the British Museum. A new exhibition will feature the largest display of manga, a billion-dollar industry, held outside Japan. Manga, also a ...
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12/6/2018
  Captain Marvel blasting onto comic covers February 2019
headed to your local comic book shop in February 2019. To find a comic shop near you, visit ComicShopLocator.com.
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12/5/2018
  Comic Book Guys welcome Buffy and Willy Wonka stars to Belfast
BELFAST independent comic shop Comic Book Guys are hosting two very different free celebrity in-store signings this week. On Thursday December 6 at 6pm, Nicholas Brendon, AKA Xander Harris from TV hit ...
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12/5/2018
  New comic book series tackles race and monster hunting in the Harlem Renaissance
When Claude McKay, Jamaican immigrant and prolific poet of the Harlem Renaissance, wrote about race in America, he wrote of monsters and kinship: "If we must die, O let us nobly die, so that our preci...
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12/4/2018
  Marvel Legends Captain Marvel Movie Series Figures Fully Revealed!
It's Goose the Cat… walking bipedal and held prisoner in manacles?! Yup! It looks as though, just like in the comic books, Carol Danvers' cat is an alien. But is it a Flerken like in the comics… or a ...
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12/4/2018
  MCM Comic Con Birmingham: Nov 2018 - Convention Report
It's been quite some time since team Nerdly attended MCM Comic Con Birmingham, in fact its been 4 years - thanks to the terrible winter weather which put the kibosh on attending the Birmingham event b...
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12/4/2018
  Marvel Studios unveils new 'Captain Marvel' trailer
The trailer was also posted online, for those who weren't willing to wade through all the sports to get to the comic book-based action. The second trailer fleshes out more of the 1990s-set movie's plo...
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12/4/2018
  Livewire #1
With the release of Livewire #1, all doubts can be put to rest. Livewire #1 is a captivating experience and an outstanding visual example of what comic books are supposed to be. It is a transitional p...
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12/3/2018
  Aussies holding out for a hero on page, stage and screen
Nonetheless, the Phantom was still an international character, and for much of the history of comic books and movies Australian superheroes were provided by overseas creators who perpetuated long-stan...
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12/3/2018
  Top 5 Trending Comics #192
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 12/5/18.
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12/3/2018
  Previously on Comics: Layoffs at Lion Forge, Creators Supporting Creators, and the Bests of 2018
It's not always a good tingly feeling, especially in those moments when the comics industry likes to prove how trash ... The Guardian offered more details on the protests surrounding the book, includi...
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12/3/2018
  Netflix Set The Bar For Grown Up Comic Book TV, Will Disney Step Up?
A tortured hero in a mask torn between two lives, a sociopathic villain hellbent on power at all costs and plenty of prolonged shots of a dark and moody cityscape. Daredevil may have all the ingredien...
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12/3/2018
  The Best Comics We Read In November 2018
Part memoir, part how-to guide, this book is a deeply honest, funny, and intriguing look at getting started in the arts and moving somewhere new. At the end, she has some of her friends tell their sto...
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12/2/2018
  Best Covers NEW Comics 12/5/18
New comic book release day 12/5/18. These are our favorite comic covers from the new arrivals this week.
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12/2/2018
  Trending Comics & More #555
Here are this week's top trending comic books and new items headed your way this Wednesday 12-5-18
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12/2/2018
  Second Issue of the Life Is Strange Comic Book Arrives in Early January
Announced over on the official Life is Strange Twitter account, Issue #2 of the Life is Strange comic book will be arriving physically and digitally on Jan 2, 2019. Life is Strange 2 released in ...
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12/2/2018
  Guillermo del Toro Reveals the Type of Marvel Movie He Would Do
The director's biggest claim to comic book movie fame was 2004's Hellboy, which starred Ron Perlman in the titular role. We can definitely see how someone with Hellboy's features would be more of ...
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12/2/2018
  'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse' Stars Honor Stan Lee
Saturday's Los Angeles premiere of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse marked the release of the first Marvel Universe-centered film since Stan Lee's death and was full of fitting tributes to the comic ...
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12/2/2018
  Spider-Man is back on screen, but this time he's black and Latino
Miles as Spidey is not new to comic book enthusiasts, but he is new to theatre-goers, who earlier this year embraced the long-awaited arrival of the Marvel universe's first black hero, Black Panther, ...
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12/2/2018
  'Avengers 4' Directors Talk Working With Stan Lee
And obviously, comic books were a massive influence on us creatively, and the mythology behind comic books. Many of the books we read were part of Stan's creations." "Having him on set ...
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12/2/2018
  Preview: 'World of Archie Jumbo Digest' #84
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 i...
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11/30/2018
  Comic book drama Preacher to film in Melbourne
A fourth series of Preacher will film in the Australian state of Victoria, with a production base at Docklands Studios Melbourne. Based on a publication from DC's Vertigo brand, the show follows a har...
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11/30/2018
  Explore Comic Book History on a Private Tour of the DC Archive in LA
Enjoy a private tour of DC's vast comic book archive (home to over 100,000 comics!) and visit the DC office for a peek behind the scenes Explore comics, movie props, artwork and more dating back to th...
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11/29/2018
  Warner Bros, DC working on 'Blue Beetle' movie
"Blue Beetle" film is in the works at DC and Warner Bros. The film is based on the Mexican-American comic book character Jaime Reyes. According to Variety, the studio has roped in Gareth Dunnet-Alcoce...
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11/29/2018
  SpongeBob's incredible journey from 'Bob the Sponge' in an obscure comic book to global stardom
The most beloved cartoon sponge of a generation spent most of his life in a pineapple under the sea, but he was born in a marine biology institute in Dana Point, California, in 1989. He was just ...
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11/29/2018
  When comic books were banned from the X-Men set
Hugh Jackman was smuggled X-Men comics after director Bryan Singer warned his cast off reading them... In these days of endless comic book movie blockbusters, stars inking cash-heavy long-term contrac...
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11/28/2018
  Stan Lee died at 95, 8 unknown facts about the American comics writer
Stan Lee or Stanley Martin Lieber served the comic book world for over five decades. The artist sadly passed away but his influence will live on forever. A week into his job at Timely Comics, Lee got ...
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11/28/2018
  This Week's Comics: DIE!DIE!DIE! #5 & Redneck #17
Check it out before you head to your local comic shop on Wednesday and if you're in the LA area, don't miss Donny Cates' signing at Collectors Paradise! Grab both books on Wednesday and let us know wh...
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