Thursday, August 25, 2016
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Valiant, CGC & GEM Celebrate 1 Millionth Copy of X-O Manowar
Valiant Entertainment, the Certified Guaranty Company (CGC), and Geppi’s Entertainment Museum (GEM) joined earlier this week...
NY Comic Con Expands to Madison Square Garden
ReedPOP announced that the 2016 New York Comic Con will expand with events at Madison Square Garden’s Theater. Panels, Q&As...
Mini Indie-Con at Flying Colors Comics Saturday
This Saturday, August 27, 2016, Flying Colors Comics is hosting the Second Annual FlyCo Mini Indie-Con. It will run...
Hero Initiative Kirby4Heroes on August 28
Hero Initiative, the non-profit that raises money for comics industry professionals in medical and financial need...
Con of Thrones Tickets Now Available
Tickets for the first Con of Thrones, celebrating George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series, went on sale...
Arrow’s Deadshot at Baltimore Comic-Con
Baltimore Comic-Con has added Arrow actor Michael Rowe to their guest lineup. He’ll appear at the con all weekend...
Big, Big Overstreet #46 is Almost Gone
Following on the heels of the Russ Heath-illustrated Hall of Fame edition of The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide #46...
In Memoriam: Steven Hill
Steven Hill, the actor known for his portrayal of District Attorney Adam Schiff on Law & Order, passed away. Rachel, his wife...
Marvel Cosplay Variant Covers Coming This Fall
Last year Marvel hosted a successful campaign of variant covers depicting talented cosplayers embodying...
Jimmy Gownley Welcomes Daughter to Cartooning
New York Times bestselling cartoonist, Jimmy Gownley has provided fans with his magnificent work for years. From his work with Amelia Rules...
Glenna Goodacre Hand-Signed NGC Labels
Glenna Goodacre, world renowned sculptor and designer of the Sacagawea dollar, has individually hand signed...
Penn Jillette to Write Spider-Man/Deadpool
Magician, comedian, and author Penn Jillette is guest writing an issue of Spider-Man/Deadpool. Jillette was recently a guest...
Rogue One Marketing Deals with Five Companies
Disney is partnering with five companies to promote Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, the first standalone Star Wars movie...
Consign to ComicConnect at Wizard World Chicago
ComicConnect is accepting consignments to their next major auction at Wizard World Chicago this weekend, August 18-21...
New Black Widow Action Figure by TripleA
It's no secret that Marvel has received criticism over their lack of merchandise for Black Widow in connection...
Baltimore Comic-Con Announces Panel Schedule
The 17th Baltimore Comic-Con is almost here, scheduled for next weekend, September 2-4, 2016. In preparation...
Consign to ComicLink at Wizard World Chicago
ComicLink will be set up at the Wizard World Chicago comic convention this weekend, August 18-21, 2016...
CGC & Valiant Custom Label at Baltimore Comic-Con
CGC and Valiant Entertainment have joined forces to create Valiant’s first custom art CGC label. It will highlight the characters...
TURNING POINTS by Maggie Thompson
Here’s the latest installment of Maggie Thompson’s ongoing look at important beginnings, middles and ends, this time for August 19-25, 2016...
BRONZE AGE FANTASTIC FIRST: The Man
A primitive man searches for food – and meaning – with the help of his good friend, Stick...
2016 Ignatz Award Nominations
The Small Press Expo (SPX) has just announced the nominees for the 2016 Ignatz Awards. This year's jurors were made up of...
COVER STORY: Strange Tales #123 (August 1964)
Audiences in the summer of 2016 were jumping up from their seats when the trailer for the new Doctor Strange film dropped. Filled with special...
Man of Steel star Amy Adams turns 42. Check out these other celebrity birthdays...
Elite Muhammad Ali Artifacts in Heritage Auction
On September 10, 2016, Heritage Auctions is offering a selection of items for “The Greatest” Muhammad Ali. The Heritage Sports Collectibles...
Action Comics #13 CGC 6.5 at ComicLink
ComicLink announced the addition of another key book to the Summer Featured Auction, Action Comics #13 CGC 6.5...
eMoviePoster August Major Closes with $311,660
eMoviePoster closed their August Major Auction last week ending with $311,660 in total sales. The results exceeded...
Timely Well Represented at ComicConnect
New York City’s ComicConnect, is offering 50 auction lots produced by the publisher Timely, the Golden Age...
Record Breaking Golden Age DC Sales at Pedigree
The results are in from Pedigree Comics, Inc.’s just completed Special DC Grand Auction. The auction began the night...
Hake’s Facebook Page Update
Over the past week Hake’s Americana & Collectibles has posted some teasers for Auction #219 on their Facebook page...
Hero Adds 11 Covers to TMNT 100 Project on eBay
The Hero Initiative has added another 11 covers to their Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 100 Project covers on eBay. Art has been...
Vintage and Pop Culture Collectibles with DIG
They have movie memorabilia available, including a Creature from the Black Lagoon casting of creature...
Consign Now to Hake’s Americana & Collectibles
While Hake’s most recent auction has just ended, breaking $1 million once again, they are looking ahead to their next dynamic sale...
Kirby Fantastic Four Art in ComicLink Summer
ComicLink has announced the addition of two more exciting original artwork offerings to the Summer Featured Auction. Jack Kirby pages...
999 Folded One-Sheets in eMoviePoster Auction
eMoviePoster started their latest auction on Tuesday, August 23, 2016 with 999 folded one-sheets covering all years and genres...
Sunday Page Comic Art in Philip Weiss Auction
Original 1930s-era Sunday page comic art for Flash Gordon, Popeye and Krazy Kat will be part of Philip Weiss Auctions' September 8 Auction...
Quinn’s to Auction Merton D. Simpson Estate Collection
Quinn’s Auction Galleries has been chosen to auction the highly important African tribal art collection of renowned dealer...
Lincoln Memorabilia in Heritage Sept. 17 Auction
As part of their Americana & Political Auction on September 17, 2016, Heritage is presenting Lincoln & His Times 20th Anniversary
Antiquities, Folk Art in Artemis Gallery Sale Aug. 25
The Egyptians, the Greeks, Near Eastern and Asian civilizations – all left artistic contributions of staggering importance to the ages...
Otakon In Photos, Part I
Otakon returned to the Baltimore Convention Center for its final year in Charm City from August 12-14...
Otakon 2016 Reflections and Report
Otakon 2016 will be the last time the convention will take place in Baltimore, at least until...
Convention Recap: Monster-Mania Con
New Jersey may be experiencing a heat wave, but that wasn’t enough to keep the horror film fans from heading to Cherry Hill...
Monster-Mania Con Interview: Linnea Quigley
Last weekend at Monster-Mania Con Scoop stopped by Scream Queen Linnea Quigley’s booth. The horror actress, who starred...
Monster-Mania Con Interview: Michael Traynor
While attending Monster-Mania Con, Scoop, talked to The Walking Dead’s Michael Traynor. He shared his thoughts on the good...
The Perseverance of Wile E. Coyote
There has never been a more appropriate poster boy for "persevering despite setbacks," than Wile E. Coyote. Since 1949...
Capcom's Inferno: Devil May Cry
One of Capcom’s most beloved franchises emerged almost on a fluke 15 years ago this week...
Pearls Before Swine – For Mature Audiences
What do you get when you combine a rat, a pig, a zebra, and a fraternity of crocodiles? Well, if you're clever enough...
Neo-Noir and Bullet Time in Max Payne
Vigilante stories have long been popular in movies, television and comic books, so it’s no surprise that...
August 26-28: 50 Year Mission Tour
On August 26-28, 2016, live long and prosper at Creation Entertainment’s 50 Year Mission Tour in New Jersey. The event...
August 27-28: Monsters & Robots
Get ready for a scary good time as Crucial Entertainment Presents: Monsters & Robots. The horror and science fiction con...
August 27-28: ToyConNJ 5
ToyConNJ is back for the fifth installment on August 27-28, 2016. It will be held at the Police Athletic League building...
September 1-3: Salt Lake Comic Con
Get ready Utah residents, Salt Lake Comic Con is next weekend! The con will be held on September 1-3, 2016...
September 2-4: Baltimore Comic-Con
It’s almost time for the 2016 Baltimore Comic-Con! Once again the show will be held at the Baltimore Convention Center. It is located...
September 9-11: Wizard World Richmond
Get ready Richmond residents and comic book fans in the area, it’s almost time for Wizard World Richmond. The con will be held...
September 15-17: Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia Convention
It’s almost time for the next Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia Convention on September 15-17, 2016. The con will be held...
September 15-18: Hawaii Con
Aloha Hawaii fans, are you ready for a star-studded convention on a beautiful island? Well get ready, Hawaii Con is headed...
September 16-18: Intervention 7
Maryland's annual convention celebrating science fiction, fantasy, pop culture, and art is almost here. Intervention 7 is being held...
September 17: Versus Gaming Con
The Versus Gaming Con is arriving on September 17, 2016 for a full day of games of all sorts at...
September 23-25: Wizard World Austin
The Wizard World team is headed to the Lone Star State for Wizard World Austin. The con will be held on September 23-25...
September 24-25: Retro Con
Alright Philadelphians, it's time to dust off your favorite neon windbreaker and slip into those Air Jordan's, Retro Con...
September 25: Comic Art Con
The next Comic Art Con will be held on Sunday, September 25, 2016 at the Clarion Empire Meadowlands Hotel in Secaucus, NJ...
Dark Horse and Nintendo Collaborate on Zelda Book
Nintendo has teamed up with Dark Horse once again to present a hardcover book focusing on...
Return of the Caped Crusaders Synopsis & Box Art
Last week Warner Bros. Animation and DC Entertainment dropped a sneak peek trailer for Batman: Return of the Caped Crusader...
Super Mario Helps Close the Olympics
The closing ceremonies to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games were definitely a spectacle, but one standout...
Adventure Time Comics #2
BOOM! continues their epic Adventure Time takeover by unleashing some of the industry’s best cartoonists in the Land of Ooo...
Veronica is officially on the Riverdale High slam list after her father drove one of the teachers out of town...
Captain Marvel #8
Captain Marvel is deep into Civil War II and the Predictive Justice Movement. So far she’s been portrayed in a less than...
Corto Maltese: The Ethiopian
The adventure of Hugo Pratt’s Corto Maltese continue in this fourth volume in the series as the title character arrives in...
Doctor Who: Four Doctors
Prepare yourselves Whovians, for a crossover event of universe-shattering proportions! In this action packed copy...
LOAC Essentials: Krazy Kat 1934
For comics historians, creators and those who simply love the art form of the comic strip, there’s no excuse needed...
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers 2016 Annual #1
It’s morphin time, times six! Mighty Morphin Power Rangers 2016 Annual #1 tells six very different stories in the world of the Rangers...
The Amazing Spider-Man: The Ultimate Newspaper Comics Collection, Volume 3: 1981–1982
The Amazing Spider-Man newspaper strip might not be on a par with Secret Agent Corrigan by Archie Goodwin and Al Williamson...
The emergence of the latest Inhuman, Ulysses, is the focal point behind the latest Marvel Comics event...
Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #11
Squirrel Girl has gotten into the habit of running into various other animal-themed super-people...
Wynonna Earp #7
In Wynonna Earp #7, Wynonna and Valdez go on vacation! No, seriously. Considering how intense recent events have been...
Tired of searching through the pages of a newspaper just to get to the funnies section? Well you're in luck! GoComics.com...
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