Wednesday, August 31, 2016
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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...
CGC & Valiant Custom Label at Baltimore
CGC and Valiant Entertainment have joined forces to create Valiant’s first custom art CGC label. It will highlight the characters...
Metropolis, ComicConnect at Baltimore
ComicConnect and Metropolis Collectibles will attend the Baltimore Comic-Con to accept consignments, bring special requests...
In Memoriam: Marvin Kaplan
Character actor and voice actor Marvin Kaplan has died. He passed due to natural causes on Wednesday, August 24, 2016...
In Memoriam: Marina Cloos
Our condolences and deepest sympathies go out to our friends Arthur and Alice Cloos on the passing of their daughter...
Harley Quinn, Tucci Celebrated at Best Comics
Best Comics hosted artist Billy Tucci on Wednesday, August 24, 2016 for the release of Harley’s Little Black Book #4...
Greg Pak Kicks Off Kingsway West #1 Tour
Writer Greg Pak kicked off his East Coast signing tour for the newly-released Kingsway West #1 from Dark Horse Comics...
Harvey Awards Tickets Now Available
Baltimore Comic-Con is once again the host for the annual Harvey Awards presentation, and tickets for...
Baltimore Comic-Con Trio of Kids Cartoonists
Baltimore Comic-Con, the comics-centric, family friendly con will be held this weekend on September 2-4, 2016. As part of the con...
Ben Affleck Gives First Look at Deathstroke
On Monday, August 29, 2016 Ben Affleck got comic based movie fans very excited. Affleck, the most recent Batman, shared...
Dark Horse Packages Eight #1s in Trade Paperback
Dark Horse is packaging several of their popular recent first issue comics in Dark Horse Number Ones. The trade paperback will retail for $5.99...
In Memoriam: Gene Wilder
Scene stealing comedic actor Gene Wilder passed away on Monday, August 29, 2016 at his home in Stamford, CT...
Keith Giffen to Appear at Comic Art Con
Influential comic book writer and artist Keith Giffen will be appearing at the next Comic Art Con on September 25, 2016...
Superworld at Baltimore Comic-Con
If you are at the Baltimore Comic-Con this weekend, make sure you stop by Superworld Comics’ booth 1204. Superworld...
Terminator 2 in 3-D Hits Theaters in 2017
Terminator fans know the date August 29. In Terminator 2: Judgment Day heroine Sarah Connor shares that Judgment Day...
Where Thor "Really" Was During Civil War
Since the release of Captain America: Civil War, the internet has been overrun with various memes and gifs all poking fun...
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 26-September 1, 2016...
BRONZE AGE FANTASTIC FIRST: Micronauts #1
Arcturus Rann returns from a millennium of exploration to find the Microverse under siege by the evil Baron Karza...
COVER STORY: Captain America #2 (April 1941)
It may be the loudest sock on the jaw in the history of comic books. A full year before the attack on Pearl Harbor, Captain America #1...
Pee-wee Herman actor Paul Reubens is 64. Check out these other celebrity birthdays...
Vintage Comics in ComicLink Summer Featured Auction
The ComicLink Summer Featured Auction is underway with an exceptionally strong selection of certified comic books...
Original Art in ComicLink Summer Featured Auction
The ComicLink Summer Featured Auction is underway with an exceptional selection of original comic artwork from all eras as well as...
First Appearance of Archie Andrews at ComicConnect
A rare copy of the very first Archie comic book will be sold at the end of next week in ComicConnect’s Summer Special Auction...
High Grade Marvels in Pedigree October Grand Auction
Pedigree Comics upcoming October Grand Auction will include many new and recently graded Silver and Bronze Age high grade Marvels...
Hake’s Facebook Page Update
Over the past week Hake’s Americana & Collectibles has posted some teasers for Auction #219 on their Facebook page...
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...
ComicConnect Summer Special Ends Next Week
“The moment we’ve all been waiting for is here!” ComicConnect’s Director of Consignments Rob Reynolds...
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...
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...
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
Vintage and Pop Culture Collectibles with DIG
Diamond International Galleries (DIG) continues to offer a diverse selection of pop culture and vintage collectibles...
Flag of Famous Female Civil War Spy at Heritage
An early Confederate flag likely hand-made by the famous spy Isabella Maria “Belle” Boyd will be offered by Heritage Auctions during...
Heritage Summer Platinum Night Nets Over $13.67M
Last weekend Heritage Auctions hosted their Platinum Night sale that ended with a total of over $13.67 million. The sale included 20 lots...
Hero Wake Up and Draw Art on eBay
Hero Initiative, the non-profit that raises money for comics industry pros in financial and medical need, has listed Kirby4Heroes...
Miss. Home & Contents for Sale at Stevens Auction
A home in Ripley, Mississippi and its museum-quality contents will be sold on-site September 30 and October 1 by Stevens Auction Company...
Quinn’s Fine Art & Sculpture Auction December 10
Quinn’s to launch strong fall season with Sept. 10 auction of fine art & sculpture from elite DC-area residences and estates...
Set of 64 Buffalo Nickels in Legend Rare Coin Auctions
Legend Rare Coin Auctions is selling one of the best graded toned example of the basic set of 64 Buffalo Nickels. They also...
Worldwide Banknotes, Ephemera in Archives Int. Auc.
Chinese, Asian & worldwide banknotes, scripophily, security printing ephemera and coins will be sold at public auction in two sessions on September 26...
The Scholar’s Corner: Karen Green
Welcome to the Scholar’s Corner a column dedicated to interviewing people from the wide world of scholars dedicated to researching all aspects...
Otakon in Photos, Part II
Otakon returned to the Baltimore Convention Center for its final year in Charm City from...
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...
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...
A Quick History of Madden Football
For many gamers, the release of the latest Madden title has become an annual holiday. With the latest, Madden 17...
Atom Smasher: The Ultimate Bromance
The DC Universe is practically overflowing with strong bromances, from Batman and Superman, Green Lantern and The Flash...
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 to Publish How to Win at Life
Dark Horse announced that they are releasing Mark Perez’s self-help book How to Win at Life by Cheating at Everything...
Image to Release New Crime Love Story
Sometimes romantic relationships start in strange ways. In Image’s new crime love story Violent Love, a romance begins...
Spider-Gwen to Join Ultimate Spider-Man
IGN exclusively revealed that Marvel's Ultimate Spider-Man will include the animation debut of Spider-Gwen for the big...
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...
Baltimore Comic-Con is rapidly approaching on September 2-4! If you're still unsure about the where, when, and why...
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