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26 Oct 2020

The rise and history of the Black superhero

Black Panther's Chadwick Boseman changed the very definition of a superhero. The actor battled colon cancer for four years while bringing films such as Marshall, Da 5 Bloods, 42 and Black Panther to ...

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26 Oct 2020

Crossover #1 Advance Review!

The problem with writing about Crossover #1 is that the most interesting aspect of the book occurs on its final page. It's a combination of text and image that retroactively changes how the issue is ...

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24 Oct 2020

Batman Begins actor 'rules out' returning to franchise | Films | Entertainment - WebMag

The Batman is due out next year with a brand new look and feel. DC Comics announced the new Bruce Wayne will be taken on by the incredible actor Robert Pattinson earlier this year, and the upcoming ...

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24 Oct 2020

Comic Book Preview - Detective Comics #1029

Detective Comics #1029 is out this coming Tuesday, and you can check out the official preview of the issue right here courtesy of DC.... After the City of Bane, the Riddler's takeover, The Joker War, ...

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23 Oct 2020

From Action Comics #1 to early Silver Age – What’s Worth Slabbing in Poor Condition?

The CGC Census for Action Comics #1 (and 20 other Golden Age keys) up to the early Silver Age might tell us a lot about all the comic book grades (even raw) that survived from 1938-1964, including what percent are 9.0+ and what percent have restoration.

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22 Oct 2020

New CGC Bronze Age Marvels & DC's and Magazines in Pedigree Comics' November Value Auction

Pedigree is still accepting consignments for the November Auction and will continue to do so until the night of Monday, November 2nd. The sooner you consign your books the more exposure they will receive.

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22 Oct 2020

Marvel's Runaways Makes a Surprise Return to Comic Stores

After a brief hiatus, Marvel Comics announced that The Runaways will make a surprise return to comic book stores with a new issue on Oct. 28.

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22 Oct 2020

Batwoman: Ryan Wilder Debuts Next Week- Just Not Javicia Leslie's

Batwoman fans are going to be getting their first full look at Ryan Wilder next week- just not Javicia Leslie's version of the character.

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22 Oct 2020

Titan Comics Reveals Blade Runner Origins #1!

Titan Comics and Alcon Media Group have announced the February 2021 debut of Blade Runner Origins. Set ten years before Titan's current bestselling and award-winning Blade Runner 2019, the year-long ...

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19 Oct 2020

Lesbian Manga and Yuri Manga: What's the Difference and Where Should You Start?

Manga is a Japanese form of comics that tends to be endlessly marathonable ... The problem is that this is a huge spectrum: you may pick up a book expecting lesbian manga, and instead get some ...

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19 Oct 2020

Grand Rapids Comic-Con cancels for 2020, announces additional event for 2021

Much like many other large events and festivals in 2020, the organizers at Grand Rapids Comic-Con were holding out hope that there would be some sort of vaccine for COVID-19 by the time their ...

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19 Oct 2020

Tatiana Maslany denies being cast as She-Hulk

The Orphan Black actress has HULK SMASHED recent reports that she's been cast in the Marvel TV series despite a whole bunch of evidence to the contrary.

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19 Oct 2020

Jai Courtney on Liam Neeson, upping the Aussie factor in Suicide Squad and his Oz film future

Like many Aussie expats, Jai Courtney briefly flirted with the idea of coming home when the coronavirus first turned the world upside down this year.

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17 Oct 2020

Original comic strips by Japanese creator Osamu Tezuka to be released in book form

A collection of newspaper comic strips by the late Japanese manga creator Osamu Tezuka featuring handwritten dialogue as well as prev ...

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17 Oct 2020

Michael B Jordan to back DC movie Static Shock

The character of Static, also known as Virgil Hawkins, was created by Milestone Media and DC Comics in the 1990s. The character is a teen who transforms into a superhero with electromagnetic powers.

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14 Oct 2020

Comic Book Review - Doctor Who: A Tale of Two Time Lords Vol. 1 - A Little Help From My Friends

This new Year 2 story not only features Jodie Whittaker's Thirteenth Doctor but also brings back David Tennant's Tenth Doctor.

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14 Oct 2020

Los Angeles Comic Con for 2020 canceled due to pandemic

Another major comic book convention in the United States, 51-year-old San Diego Comic-Con, moved online for the first time in history in July to avoid gatherings amid the pandemic. Over 123,000 fans ...

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12 Oct 2020

Creannotators #21: ''Tartarus'' Interview With Writer Johnnie Christmas!

This week on Creannotators, I talked with writer Johnnie Christmas about his work on Tartarus, a science fiction series full of supernatural mythology from Image Comics. We talk about coordinating ...

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12 Oct 2020

Comic Book Preview - Life Is Strange: Partners in Time #1

Partners in Time series this Wednesday, and we have the official preview of the first issue for you here; check it out - Time-rewinding photographer Max has spent the last couple of years in a reality ...

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12 Oct 2020

Comics That Dismantle the White Cowboy Myth

In ''Black Heroes of the Wild West,'' James Otis Smith introduces a new audience to Stagecoach Mary, Bass Reeves and Bob Lemmons.

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