Monday, June 18, 2018
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ComicConnect Sells CGC 8.5 Action Comics #1 for $2M
ComicConnect sold a copy of Action Comics #1 at auction for $2,052,000.00, making it the third highest priced comic book ever...
Avengers: Infinity War Crosses $2 Billion Worldwide
As revealed via Box Office Mojo, Avengers: Infinity War has officially passed $2 billon at the global box office. The 19th film in the Marvel...
Metropolis at HeroesCon June 15-16
Metropolis COO Vincent Zurzolo will attend one of the most legendary of comic conventions, the beloved and long-running Heroes Convention...
Special Capullo-Snyder Fan Package Added to BCC 2018
The Baltimore Comic-Con is celebrating its 19th year of bringing the comic book industry to the mid-Atlantic area. The annual convention...
Mariah is the Queen in New Luke Cage Trailer
The second season of Marvel and Netflix’s Luke Cage will be available in just a few days on Friday, June 22, 2018. To get fans even more excited...
J. Scott Campbell Debuts Batman #50 Connecting Covers
As Bruce Wayne and Selina Kyle prepare to join in holy bat-rimony in Batman #50, DC Comics has given fans yet another reason to anticipate the...
Disney Releases First Dumbo Teaser
The first teaser trailer for Disney’s live-action remake of Dumbo has officially flown in! Directed by Tim Burton, this is the latest...
Valiant, Tycoon Enterprises Partner for Mexican Market
Valiant Entertainment has announced a new partnership with Tycoon Enterprises, which will represent Valiant for merchandising...
Set Sail Star Trek Style in 2019
Experience an unconventional Star Trek voyage unlike any other this side of the Gamma Quadrant with Star Trek: The Cruise III. Hop aboard the...
Dwayne Johnson Announces Jumanji 3
Following the smash success of Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, which made over $950 million worldwide, Dwayne Johnson took to Instagram to...
Gal Gadot Shows Wonder Woman 1984 Look
We still have nearly a year and a half of (im)patient waiting for the sequel to Wonder Woman. But, the film’s star, Gal Gadot...
Get High on Burnouts This September
Writer Dennis Culver (E Is for Extinction) and artist Geoffo (layout artist for Marvel Rising) join forces for a new ongoing series in Burnouts, launching...
Incredibles 2 Dominates Box Office
After 14 years, the super sequel to Disney-Pixar’s 2004 animated feature The Incredibles dominated the box office during its opening weekend...
Lion Forge Roar Imprint Debuts Two All-New Series
Just over a year since the Catalyst Prime Universe debuted, Lion Forge has unveiled another evolution in comics’ diverse group of heroes...
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 June 15-21, 2018...
BRONZE AGE MINUTE: The Brave and the Bold #150
Batman is captured by a terrorist organization, but gets some unexpected help from one of his keepers...
Joye Murchison Kelly, Dorothy Roubicek Woolfolk Receive Bill Finger Award
Joye Murchison Kelly and Dorothy Roubicek Woolfolk have been selected to receive the 2018 Bill Finger Award for Excellence in Comic Book Writing...
The Long Tenure of Comic Great Murphy Anderson
At one time, inking was simply a necessary step used to prepare the comic page for printing. By using a pen or brush to go over an artist’s pencils...
Nintendo E3 Highlights
Nintendo closed out the 2018 E3 press event schedule with what has become a tradition for the company, a...
Sony E3 Highlights
Sony spent their E3 press conference focusing on games, games, and more games – many of which are first-party titles...
Ubisoft E3 Highlights
Ubisoft had plenty to talk about at their E3 2018 press conference, with a new look at some fresh entries in...
Actor John Cho is turning 46. Check out these other celebrity birthdays...
Geppi Receives Letter of Praise from Congressman
Public praise for Diamond Comic Distributors President and CEO Steve Geppi’s donation to the Library of Congress...
Hake’s Auction #224 Online Tuesday, June 19
Next week it’ll officially be summertime, and with it comes another hot auction with Hake’s Americana & Collectibles...
Pedigree High Grade Spider-Man Auction Now Open
Pedigree Comics’ amazing high grade Spider-Man auction is open, ending on Thursday, June 21...
ComicLink Focused Auction Ends Soon
There are a lot of comic book and related original art lots as well as sports cards up for bid in the current ComicLink Focused Auction...
eMoviePoster Lists 999 International Posters in Auction
In their current auction, eMoviePoster is selling 999 non-U.S. posters from 28 different countries...
Hero Lists More Adventure Time 100 Project Covers
Hero Initiative is offering a fresh batch of Adventure Time 100 Project original covers for sale on eBay. The new listings include...
Superworld, Gary Dolgoff Comics’ Liberty Collection Auction Continues
Calling all comic aficionados! Superworld’s Liberty Collection Auction rages on with more amazing and rare books offered on eBay...
Just Kids Nostalgia Offers Eclectic Mix of Collectibles
There is something for everyone this week through Just Kids Nostalgia! The eBay-based auction house has put together an eclectic variety...
High Grade Crime Comics in ComicLink Auction
In their Focused Auction, which is currently open, ComicLink is offering several fine existing examples from Crime Does Not Pay...
Sports, Comics, Animation in Weiss June 21 Auction
Weiss Auctions’ Sports and Comic Auction is set to be one of their best yet, according to the company. The sale, which closes on Thursday, June 21...
Bonnie and Clyde Photographs Lead Mayo Auction
The legend of Bonnie and Clyde may have to be rewritten or at least revised with the discovery of a trove of more than 40 previously unknown...
ComicLink Adds New Highlights to Summer Featured
ComicLink is accepting comic book and comic and fantasy original art consignments for their Summer Featured Auction which launches...
Period Antiques, Fine Art in Ahlers & Ogletree Auction
An important one-day auction featuring 583 lots of period antiques, fine art, modern art and furniture, Chinese decorative arts, rugs, lighting...
Tiffany Studio Pieces Highlight Bruneau & Co. Sale
A pair of outstanding Rhode Island collections – one of gorgeous Tiffany pieces pulled from a home in Providence and the other the modern prints...
Holabird Readies for June Treasures from Pacific Shores
Holabird Western Americana Collections’ upcoming five-day auction, June 22-26, 2018 – officially titled June Treasures from Pacific Shores...
Western Whiskeys, Rare Bitters & More Lead American Bottle Auction 65
American Bottle Auctions’ next big sale – Auction 65, with bidding set to start on Friday, June 29 and end on Sunday, July 8, 2018 – will cater to collectors...
Exploring Adventures in Space with Doctor Cthulittle Creator Mark Wheatley
The beauty of space, fantastical settings, mysterious heroes, and some frightening creatures await in Mark Wheatley and G.D. Falksen’s...
Zombie Gras: A Look Back
Our second photo retrospective on Geppi’s Entertainment Museum, this one with significantly more undead...
Scoop’s E3 Report Card
The press conference schedule for E3 2018 is officially over, and they definitely gave gamers reason to be hype for the...
Turtle: The Slowest Man Alive
They say slow and steady wins the race. Well, during the Golden Age a slow moving villain sought to put that expression to the test. Created by...
40 Years with the Original Grumpy Cat
Long before people spent hours on the internet enjoying videos of cats knocking over glasses, being surprised by cucumbers, or showcasing their...
Don’t Mess with Black Mariah
Throughout the Marvel Universe, the powerhouse Luke Cage has gone toe-to-toe with a variety of super villains. Some of the more notable miscreants...
June 24: Lake Effect Comic Con
On Sunday, June 24, 2018, Lake Effect Comic Con will hold their ninth annual event in Mentor, Ohio...
July 6-8: Northeast Comic Con & Collectibles Extravaganza
On July 6-8, 2018, the Northeast Comic Con & Collectibles Extravaganza is coming to Boxborough, Massachusetts. The convention is...
July 6-8: Shore Leave 40
Baltimore residents are you ready to journey down the rabbit hole into pop culture fun? Well get ready, Shore Leave 40 is taking place on July 6...
July 7-8: Salt City Comic-Con
This summer’s Salt City Comic-Con, featuring comics, toys, games, and collectibles is coming up soon on July 7-8, 2018...
July 13-15: Mad Monster Party Arizona
Actors from some of the biggest slasher movie franchises are heading to Mad Monster Party Arizona this summer...
July 13-15: Wizard World Boise
The Wizard World team is heading to Idaho this summer for Wizard World Boise. The con will run on July 13-15, 2018...
August 1-5: Official Star Trek Convention
On August 1-5, 2018, boldly go to Las Vegas for the Official Star Trek Convention! This galactic event is taking place at the Rio All Suite Hotel...
August 3-5: Flashback Weekend Chicago Horror Con
Scary dolls, boogeymen, and vampires are heading to the Windy City on August 3-5, 2018 for Flashback Weekend Chicago Horror Con...
August 3-5: Tampa Bay Comic Con
Calling all Floridians! Tampa Bay Comic Con is rapidly approaching on August 3-5, 2018. The three-day show is taking place at the Tampa...
August 3-5: Wizard World Winston-Salem
The popular Wizard World convention is heading to North Carolina! On August 3-5, 2018, Wizard World is taking over the Benton Convention...
August 10-12: Boston Comic Con
Boston natives are you ready for two full days centered around all things comic? Well get ready, Boston Comic Con is heading your way on...
August 10-12: Steel City Con
The summer 2018 installment of Steel City Con will be held on August 10-12, hosting a variety of celebrity guests and artists...
First Look at Valiant’s Harbinger Wars 2: Aftermath #1
Valiant has presented a first look at the covers for Harbinger Wars 2: Aftermath #1, a standalone epilogue that hits stores on September 26...
Adventure Time Comics #24
The Land of Ooo is no stranger to facing off against wannabe criminals. You have the Ice King who is continually trying to kidnap princesses...
Carter Hall knows innumerable facts about history and cultures around the world ‒ which makes sense given how many lives...
Nancy Drew #1
Nancy Drew the teenage sleuth is back and updated to the information age. After finishing a case in her current town...
Torchwood: The Culling
Taking place after the events of the Torchwood novel Exodus Code and Station Zero Volume 2, Torchwood: The Culling drops readers directly in...
Xena Warrior Princess #5
The previous issue of Xena Warrior Princess teased some serious action that would go down in the Athens Harbor, and here it delivers...
It’s time to get Smurfy with some Smurf-tastic memorabilia on bluebuddies.com. The website is packed with great content on figurines...
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