Monday, July 25, 2016
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Off the Presses
Overstreet Sgt. Rock Softcover Sells Out
The Sgt. Rock "Hall of Fame" softcover edition of The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide #46 sold out at Diamond Comic Distributors...
Comic-Con: The Calm Before the Storm
It’s Wednesday in San Diego, California. The sun is shining, a cool breeze is blowing, taxis whir by, and hotels see an influx...
Comic-Con: Maggie Thompson
Overstreet adviser and Scoop contributor Maggie Thompson held her annual panel at Comic-Con International: San Diego during...
Comic-Con: Hop Con 4.0
"Guess who's back, back again." Once again, Hop-Con has returned to Comic-Con in San Diego for an epic night of beer geekery...
Final Suicide Squad Trailer Released
Get your squad ready, it’s almost time for the Suicide Squad movie! With just a few weeks until the movie premieres...
Final Star Trek Trailer Revealed
Just a few days before its release on July 22, 2016, the final Star Trek Beyond trailer has been released...
New York City’s ComicConnect will attend the legendary Comic-Con International in San Diego, set up at booths 5516-5517...
ComicLink Founder/CEO Josh Nathanson, Vice President/Senior Consignment Director Douglas Gillock, and Sales Consultants Jon Signorelli...
Comic-Con: Convention Exclusive - Star Wars, LEGO, Nick
Comic-Con International 2016 is just around the corner, on July 21-24, 2016 at the San Diego Convention Center. Prior...
Comic-Con: HBO Game of Thrones Scavenger Hunt
In an effort to promote the series, HBO is planning a Game of Thrones scavenger hunt for the upcoming Comic-Con International....
Comic-Con: How to Get News Coverage
One of the coolest aspects of the comic industry is that everyone can get involved. People are creating new titles and new characters...
Comic-Con: Stan Lee to Launch William Shatner’s Singularity Universe
Big news for those attending the 2016 Comic-Con International on July 21-24, 2016. On Friday, July 22, Stan Lee...
For their 22nd year at Comic-Con International in San Diego, Vanguard is premiering new books and shirts featuring Wally Wood...
Comic-Con: Viz Media
Viz Media made some new announcements regarding some upcoming projects and releases at their annual Comic-Con...
e-Overstreet Price Guide at Heritage
Heritage customers who ordered The Overstreet Comic Book Pride Guide #45 within the last 30 days can get a free digital...
Comic-Con: Cosplay Panel
Friday evening at Comic-Con I had the opportunity to join some folks from McCall's to present the panel...
Comic-Con: Fan to Pro on Fan-Favorites: True Tales of Legacy Professionals
They say to do what you love and you'll love what you do, but how do you turn your fanboy-fangirl passion into a profession...
Comic-Con: Suicide Squad & Harley Quinn
On Friday morning the Suicide Squad Most Wanted panel was held to give fans a taste of what’s to come for Harley Quinn...
Comic-Con: Welcome to the Whedonverse
At Comic-Con Dark Horse held a panel for their Joss Whedon based comic book line. Panelists Christos Gage...
IDW & DC Announce Two New Crossovers
IDW Publishing and DC Entertainment are continuing their title mashups to bring fans two new comic book crossovers based...
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 July 22-28, 2016...
BRONZE AGE FANTASTIC FIRST: Wolverine #1
In Japan, Wolverine finds girlfriend Mariko trapped in an arranged marriage – and battles her father, Lord Shingen...
Four Jewelry Experts Join Heritage Auctions
Heritage Auctions has announced the addition of four noted jewelry experts to the company’s team...
Dracula star Lupita Tover celebrates 106. Check out these other celebrity birthdays...
Record Setting Political Memorabilia Pushes Hake's Over $1M
November’s election results are still a matter of speculation, but there was no question that rare political memorabilia...
Action Comics #1 Could Net $750K at Heritage
In Heritage Auctions’ Comics & Comic Art Auction they’ll offer an unrestored copy of Action Comics #1, featuring the first appearance of Superman...
ComicConnect July Monthly Auction Now Open for Bids
Bidding in the ComicConnect July Monthly Auction is underway according to their Director of Consignments, Rob Reynolds. “From Golden Age...
ComicLink Focused Auction Starts Ending Tuesday
The Focused Auction starts ending Tuesday evening, July 26, 2016. The auction is strong and diverse. It will close over several nights...
Batman & Detective Runs in Pedigree DC August Grand
Pedigree Comics’ upcoming Special DC August Grand Auction will contain many new and recently graded Golden, Silver, and Bronze Age...
Window Cards, French & Italian Posters at eMoviePoster
eMoviePoster’s current auction opened on July 18, 2016 with 999 window cards, French and Italian posters, Mexican lobby cards, and pressbooks...
ComicLink Focused Auc. Original Art Session Underway
The current ComicLink Focused original art session (Session 5 of the current Focused Auction) is underway and offers...
Trove of Bernie Wrightson Art in Heritage Auction
An impressive group of original art by Bernie Wrightson is among the listings for Heritage’s upcoming Comics & Comic Art Auction...
Vintage and Pop Culture Collectibles with DIG
Modern collectibles currently available for bidding include a 2013 limited edition Gentle Giant...
Mega Mego Sales at Hake’s Americana
Bidding has ended and Hake’s Americana & Collectibles closed another $1 million auction. Featured among the lots...
ComicLink Seeking Consignments for Summer Featured
ComicLink's Summer Featured Auction begins on August 25, 2016 and the Summer Auction Preview is already filled with an impressive...
Heritage Movie Posters Signature Auction July 30-31
Over 1,000 lots of rare and sought after posters will be offered by Heritage in their Movie Posters Signature Auction on July 30-31...
Majolica Collection, Estate Sale at Woody Auction’s
A single-owner majolica collection, plus an estate out of Wichita and four smaller collections, will highlight Woody Auction’s August 27 sale...
Marklin Boat Nets Over $271K in Bertoia Auction
Bertoia’s sets world auction record as Marklin boat hammers $271,400 in $1.4 million Spring Toy Auction...
Comic-Con International in Photos Part I
The Scoop staff is in San Diego for Comic-Con International! As we post this, the con is in full swing...
Comic-Con Diary – Amanda: Wednesday
It’s 5:30 PM, wait, no it’s 2:30 PM on the West Coast. This morning I woke up at 4:30 to hop on a plane for a ride across...
Comic-Con Diary – Carrie: Wednesday
I've been to comic conventions and similar shows before. Big ones, even. I've done New York Comic Con...
Comic-Con Diary – Amanda: Thursday
Ladies and gentlemen, Comic-Con is open for business. The weather is warm, the energy is high...
Comic-Con Diary – Carrie: Thursday
I'm not sure if I truly understood the meaning of the word "exhausted" until this afternoon. After a fairly reasonable...
Comic-Con Diary – Amanda: Friday
After immersing myself in panels yesterday, today I wanted to spend more time on the con floor. It’s an intimidating...
Comic-Con Diary – Amanda: Saturday
Today I wanted to check out the vendors. The big booths for DC and Marvel, Dark Horse, Star Wars, Nickelodeon...
Comic-Con Diary – Carrie: Friday
After two long and exhausting days in the convention center, I decided I needed a day away before the madness...
Final Fantasy IV (or II) at 25
North American roleplaying game fans got their fix with Final Fantasy, Final Fantasy II, Final Fantasy III, and...
Hot to Trot
If you play with fire, you’re bound to get burned. This pop culture quote is often used to warn against dangerous behavior...
The Original Ghost Rider
Before he rode a motorcycle with his head on fire, another Ghost Rider, a cowboy, ruled the roads. Combining the popular 1950s genres...
July 29-31: Wizard World Columbus
The Wizard World team is heading to Ohio on July 29-31, 2016 for Wizard World Columbus. The con will be held...
July 31: Galactic Con
Prepare yourselves, Columbia, Maryland, Galactic Con is headed your way on July 31, 2016! This affordable, family...
August 5-7: Tampa Bay Comic Con
Calling all gamers and geeks in the Tampa Bay area, the Tampa Bay Comic Con is headed your way on August 5-7, 2016...
August 12-14: Boston Comic Con
Are you living in the Boston area and looking for some geeky family fun? You're in luck, the Boston Comic Con...
August 12-14: Monster-Mania Con
It’s time for the next spooky good time at Monster-Mania Con on August 12-14, 2016. Once again the show...
August 12-14: Power Morphicon 5
Go, go Power Rangers! It’s almost time for Power Morphicon 5. The con will be held on August 12-14, 2016...
August 12-14: Steel City Con
The next Steel City Con is coming up soon on August 12-14, 2016. The show will be held at the Monroeville...
August 18-21: Wizard World Chicago
The Wizard World team is heading to Chi-Town on August 18-21, 2016 for Wizard World Chicago. The con will be held...
August 19-21: TerrifiCon
Connecticut residents, get ready for a terrific time at TerrifiCon on August 19-21, 2016. The convention will be held...
August 20-21: Pensacola Comic Convention
Gear up, Florida, the Pensacola Comic Convention is headed your way on August 20-21, 2016, located at their new location...
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...
July 31: Philadelphia Comic-Con
The Philadelphia Comic-Con is returning on Sunday, July 31, 2016. The comic convention will be held at the Clarion Hotel...
Pokémon Go So Far
Pokémon Go has totally taken over the world in the last week and a half or so, reigniting the Pokémon...
Dynamite and Diamond Partner on Art of Atari
Dynamite Entertainment has partnered with Diamond Book Distributors for the international distribution of...
New Pokémon Sun and Moon Trailer Launches
New creatures and game features have been revealed for Nintendo’s upcoming entries in the main...
Grant Morrison Humble Bundle Now Available
The Humble Comic Bundle currently features a number of comics all written by Grant Morrison, with..
Betty and Veronica #1
The latest addition to the expanding “New Riverdale” line over at Archie comics is finally here, and...
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 10 Volume 5: In Pieces on the Ground
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 10 Volume 5: In Pieces on the Ground collects issues 21-25 of the series. Three very powerful...
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #5
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #5 leaves the regular narrative to travel back to one month before Tommy came to Angel Grove...
Palmiotti and Brady’s The Big Con Job
The Big Con Job originally ran last year as a four-issue miniseries leading up to Comic-Con International. It opened...
The Autobiography of James T. Kirk
Oh boy, where do I even begin with this book? Five stars is not nearly enough to help you understand...
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