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VA Comicon Welcomes American Mythology to October 29-30 Show
Upstart publisher joins guests including Howard Chaykin, Denny O’Neil, Billy Tucci, Tom King, Mark Waid and Joe Staton...
Halloween ComicFest at Geppi’s Entertainment Museum
Get ready Halloween and comics fans, next weekend Geppi’s Entertainment Museum is hosting their annual Halloween ComicFest...
Nintendo Unveils the Nintendo Switch Console
Nintendo officially unveiled their latest home console as the Nintendo Switch via a “First Look” trailer...
Alvaro Martinez to Work Exclusively with DC
Late last week, DC Entertainment announced that Detective Comics artist Alvaro Martinez has signed...
Basement Comics at Virginia Comicon
Basement Comics will be set up this weekend at Virginia Comicon. The show, hosted by promotor Brett Carreras, is filled with comics...
Cast for Punisher Expands
The cast of the upcoming Punisher series being developed by Netflix is expanding, according to a...
Free Comics This Weekend for Halloween ComicFest
This weekend the spirit of Free Comic Book Day meshes with the spooky fun of Halloween. On Saturday, October 29, 2016...
In Memoriam: Bobby Vee
Bobby Vee, the boyish 1960s pop singer, died Monday, October 24, 2016. According to his son, Jeff Velline, the pop singer died...
In Memoriam: Steve Dillon
On October 22, 2016 numerous media outlets reported the death of renowned comic artist Steve Dillon at the age of 54...
Lynda Carter & Gal Gadot at UN Wonder Woman Event
Last Friday, October 21, 2016, the United Nations hosted an event celebrating Wonder Woman’s new position...
Steve Geppi on Comic Book Men
For those of you who caught the premier episode of AMC’s Comic Book Men on Sunday, October 23, 2016 you got to see the secret...
Virginia Comicon on Friday and Saturday
Virginia Comicon, the comics and cosplay convention, will be held this weekend on October 29-30, 2016. Once again...
Wonder Woman 75th Anniversary Sweepstakes
To celebrate Wonder Woman’s 75th anniversary, DC Comics is hosting a sweepstakes. Fans of Wonder Woman...
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 October 21-27, 2016...
BRONZE AGE FANTASTIC FIRST: Dr. Strange Annual #1
A quest to find Clea finds Dr. Strange embroiled in a plot for the future of the mythical Phaseworld...
COVER STORY: The Brave and The Bold #31 (Cave Carson)
What makes the best comic book covers? It’s a great topic for debate. For us as individuals there is no wrong answer, of course. It’s purely subjective...
Early Bird Ads Now Open for Overstreet #47
The "Early Bird" ad discount is now available for The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide #47...
Star Wars star Carrie Fisher celebrates 60. Check out these other celebrity birthdays...
ComicLink Seeks Consignments for Fall Featured
ComicLink is accepting consignments now for the Fall Featured Auction which will begin on November 17, 2016. The Featured Auction...
Rarities and Keys Added at ComicConnect
“You never know what’s going to walk through the door at ComicConnect,” said Rob Reynolds, Director of Consignments for the auction house...
Roy & Dela White Burroughs Collection at Heritage
Fantasy and science fiction fans will have a rare chance to purchase sought after memorabilia during Heritage Auctions’ Edgar Rice Burroughs...
Pedigree Seeks Consignments for January Grand
This week Pedigree Comics closes their Marvel Grand Auction as well as their first original comic art auction. Next week Scoop...
ComicLink Focused Auction Closes Soon
The current ComicLink Focused Auction begins closing this coming Tuesday night, October 25, 2016 starting at 8 PM ET. Comic book...
DIG Offers Vintage and Pop Culture Collectibles
Diamond International Galleries (DIG) continues to offer a diverse selection of pop culture and vintage collectibles...
PSA 7 1952 Topps Mantle Leads SportsCardLink
The latest SportsCardLink Auction is currently in progress, and the headliner card is a 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle Rookie card in PSA 7...
999 Folded One-Sheets at eMoviePoster
On Tuesday, October 25, 2016, eMoviePoster opened their newest auction with 999 folded one-sheets covering all years and genres...
Body Building Magazines at Just Kids Nostalgia
Just Kids Nostalgia has listed an extensive collection of body building magazines from the 1940s through the 1990s...
Bonington’s to Auction Rare British Coins November 16
Gold coin from boy’s treasure box identified as extreme rarity minted from seized circa 1702 Spanish booty...
Chinese Objects, Antique Clocks in Converse Auction
Rare and beautiful Chinese objects, antique clocks and more will be sold in Converse Auctions’ online-only auction on November 4-5...
Estate Original Art from Exeter Inn in Nov. 4 Auction
300 Fresh estate original works of art will be sold at public auction on Friday, November 4, at the historic Exeter Inn in Exeter, New Hampshire...
Hake’s Americana Offering Mark Arminski Art & Posters
In their Auction #219, Hake’s Americana & Collectibles is offering a selection of Mark Arminski original art, artboard...
Heritage Space Exploration Signature Auction Nov. 11
On November 11, 2016, Heritage is hosting a Space Exploration Signature Auction at their Dallas location...
Political Items, Comics & More in Hake’s Auction
Hake’s November 15-17 auction has 500 lots of early political memorabilia, over 2,000 comic books, scores of other pop culture rarities...
Stephenson’s 3-Session Auction on October 28
Stephenson’s October 28 auction features three sessions ranging from books and ephemera, art and jewelry to the contents of a New Jersey antique...
Tim Bruckner Archives Collection in Hake’s Auction
In their current auction, Hake’s Americana & Collectibles is presenting the Tim Bruckner Archives Collection of character sculpts...
Moses Moseley: Being a Walker on The Walking Dead
It takes a lot to become one of the shambling, shuffling undead walkers on The Walking Dead TV show. To learn more about the process, the makeup...
New York Comic Con in Photos, Part II
The four-day celebration drew tens of thousands of attendees to the show floor, with many of them bringing out their...
Pokémon's First Film
With the first theatrical Pokémon movie returning to theaters next weekend, there’s no better time...
Final Fantasy - Not So Final After All
There are some franchises out there that become a standard by which all others in that genre are held to. Final Fantasy has...
Spawn: Straight Outta Hell
Throughout the '90s, Image Comics was pumping out exciting new series like nobody's business. From The Maxx to Astro City, The Darkness...
Stepping into The Vault of Horror
Following the intensity of World War II, young adult males lost interest in caped crime busters and wanted more compelling themes. And thus...
The Appeal of Ms. Pac-Man
Pac-Man is one of the most recognizable gaming icons of all time, having inspired the worldwide...
Wonder Woman at 75
Wonder Woman was created by William Moulton Marston, a psychologist, who had caught the attention of...
October 26-29: Canton…It’s Always Fun!
Get ready historical collectors in Ohio, it’s time for Canton…It’s Always Fun! The political and historical collecting convention...
October 28-30: Walker Stalker Atlanta
On Halloween weekend the zombies are shambling their way to Georgia for Walker Stalker Atlanta. The con will be held...
November 4-6: Wizard World Pittsburgh
It’s time for comic book fans to visit the Steel City for Wizard World Pittsburgh on November 4-6, 2016. The convention...
November 11-13: Rewind Con Chicago
If you’re at the tail-end of Generation X or the early years of Generation Y, have we got a con for you! Get ready to, as the website...
November 11-13: Rhode Island Comic Con
Calling all gamers and geeks in the Rhode Island area, the Rhode Island Comic Con (RICC) is headed your way on November 11-13...
November 18-20: ShadoCon
ShadoCon, Florida's biggest gaming, anime, and comic convention, is just around the corner on November 18-20, 2016. The con...
November 19-20: Heroes and Villains Fan Fest
Get ready Georgia, a wholesome convention centered around family fun and comics is headed your way! Heroes and Villains Fan Fest...
December 3-4: Winter Pop & Comic Wonderland
In time for the holidays, the Winter Pop & Comic Wonderland will be held on December 3-4, 2016. Featuring 12,000 square feet of vendors...
November 12-13: ToyConNJ 6
The sixth installment of ToyConNJ is coming up soon on November 12-13, 2016. It will be held at the Police Athletic League...
Trailer for Logan Released
The first official trailer for the third Wolverine solo movie, Logan, released online...
Film Rights to Scout Acquired by Studio 8
Studio 8 has acquired the film option for the 1980s comic book series Scout, which was created, written and illustrated...
Maltin on Movies Records 100th Episode
The Maltin on Movies podcast, with film critic Leonard Maltin, has hosted some incredibly interesting and talented guests...
Buffy The High School Years: Glutton for Punishment
Buffy’s heading back to Sunnydale High in Buffy the High School Years: Glutton for Punishment. First of all, Principal Flutie is still around...
It’s time for Mockingbird’s showdown with the Phantom Rider. She and her nerd squad on the cruise ship will battle him as he tries...
Art of Atari
Thanks to the advancements in technology, the video game art of today largely consists of screenshots...
Bloodshot U.S.A. #1
A lot happened in this kickoff issue of Bloodshot U.S.A. #1, so let’s start with some introductions. Bloodshot is a nanite-infused...
Giant Days 2016 Holiday Special #1
Christmas seems to be creeping up earlier each year, doesn’t it? Though the Giant Days 2016 Holiday Special...
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #8
The countdown for Rita’s ultimatum is almost over and she’s getting ready to attack cities all over the world. Jason tries to stabilize...
The X-Files Origins #3
Fox Mulder and his bodies found a weird green ooze in the woods. Despite the fact that Eric’s dad told them it was nothing suspicious, the boys...
Halloween on Etsy
The editors at Etsy.com have compiled a list of crafty creators and sellers offering some cool swag for Halloween. They feature spooky...
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